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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 16 14 17
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 5 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 5.49% 2.94% 2.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.86% 13.33% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Median salary £75,000 £50,000 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -18.36%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
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
28 15 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 30.77% 22.06% 53.09%
Number of salaries quoted 25 9 40
Median salary £35,000 £38,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +16.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 30 June 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 28 (82.35%) J2EE
1 28 (82.35%) OO
2 27 (79.41%) XML
2 27 (79.41%) Pega
3 19 (55.88%) Enterprise Architecture
3 19 (55.88%) Ajax
3 19 (55.88%) Decision Table
3 19 (55.88%) JavaScript
4 12 (35.29%) Degree
5 9 (26.47%) SQL
6 8 (23.53%) Oracle
6 8 (23.53%) DB2
6 8 (23.53%) WebLogic
6 8 (23.53%) EJB
6 8 (23.53%) JSP
6 8 (23.53%) Servlets
6 8 (23.53%) Client/Server
6 8 (23.53%) N-Tier
6 8 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (23.53%) Unit Testing
6 8 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (17.65%) Web Services
8 5 (14.71%) SOAP
9 4 (11.76%) SOA
9 4 (11.76%) Migration
9 4 (11.76%) SAML
9 4 (11.76%) SSL
9 4 (11.76%) ActiveMQ
9 4 (11.76%) Apache Camel
9 4 (11.76%) Open Source

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 8 (23.53%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) DB2
2 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (2.94%) Selenium
2 1 (2.94%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Architect
2 2 (5.88%) Developer
3 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (2.94%) Java Developer
3 1 (2.94%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (82.35%) J2EE
2 27 (79.41%) XML
3 19 (55.88%) Ajax
4 8 (23.53%) EJB
4 8 (23.53%) JSP
4 8 (23.53%) Servlets
5 6 (17.65%) Web Services
6 5 (14.71%) SOAP
7 4 (11.76%) ActiveMQ
7 4 (11.76%) Apache Camel
7 4 (11.76%) Apache CXF
7 4 (11.76%) RESTful
7 4 (11.76%) SAML
8 2 (5.88%) .NET
9 1 (2.94%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Client/Server
1 8 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
1 8 (23.53%) N-Tier
2 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (82.35%) OO
2 19 (55.88%) Decision Table
2 19 (55.88%) Enterprise Architecture
3 8 (23.53%) Unit Testing
3 8 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (11.76%) Migration
4 4 (11.76%) Open Source
4 4 (11.76%) SOA
4 4 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.94%) BDD
6 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.94%) Data Management
6 1 (2.94%) Master Data Management
6 1 (2.94%) Microservices
6 1 (2.94%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.94%) Software Delivery
6 1 (2.94%) TDD
6 1 (2.94%) Test Automation
6 1 (2.94%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 19 (55.88%) JavaScript
2 9 (26.47%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
3 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (79.41%) Pega
2 8 (23.53%) Oracle
3 4 (11.76%) Talend
4 1 (2.94%) Cognizant