The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 15 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Java 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 3.33% 4.29% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.29% 18.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 0
Median salary £80,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Java
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Walsall region.

Programming Languages Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
14 16 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 23.33% 22.86% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 35
Median salary £31,500 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-37.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

The demand trend of job ads across the Walsall region citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

Java
Salary Trend in Walsall

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Walsall region.

Java Salary Trend in Walsall

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Walsall region with a requirement for Java.

1 5 (62.50%) SOAP
1 5 (62.50%) Web Services
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
2 4 (50.00%) SAML
2 4 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (50.00%) Apache CXF
2 4 (50.00%) Open Source
2 4 (50.00%) Migration
2 4 (50.00%) SOA
2 4 (50.00%) SSL
2 4 (50.00%) RESTful
2 4 (50.00%) Talend
2 4 (50.00%) Apache Camel
3 3 (37.50%) Pega
3 3 (37.50%) XML
3 3 (37.50%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) J2EE
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) Ajax
4 2 (25.00%) Decision Table
4 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) QA
5 1 (12.50%) Selenium
5 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Test Management
5 1 (12.50%) BDD

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) SOAP
1 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 4 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
2 4 (50.00%) Apache Camel
2 4 (50.00%) Apache CXF
2 4 (50.00%) RESTful
2 4 (50.00%) SAML
3 3 (37.50%) J2EE
3 3 (37.50%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) Ajax
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) EJB
5 1 (12.50%) JSP
5 1 (12.50%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Migration
1 4 (50.00%) Open Source
1 4 (50.00%) SOA
1 4 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) Decision Table
3 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) Microservices
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) QA Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Test Management
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Talend
2 3 (37.50%) Pega
3 1 (12.50%) Cognizant
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle