The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 16 16 25
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs citing Java 1 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 1.52% 5.43% 4.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.70% 10.42% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Average salary £55,000 £61,250 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.20% +118.75%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
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
27 48 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 40.91% 52.17% 75.34%
Number of salaries quoted 18 42 54
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +15.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Walsall region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java.

1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
1 2 (50.00%) Pega
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (25.00%) Ember.js
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) People Management
2 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (25.00%) Dojo
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Ext JS
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (25.00%) JBoss
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Development Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Software Development Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Software Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (25.00%) Ember.js
2 1 (25.00%) Dojo
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Ext JS
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) JSP
2 1 (25.00%) Servlets
2 1 (25.00%) Struts
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) JMS
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) People Management
2 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Pega
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Sybase
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) BEA
2 1 (25.00%) Vitria
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago