The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Walsall region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 18 - 9
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 5.38% - 3.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.00% - 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £65,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
50 47 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 53.76% 73.44% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 47 46 17
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -1.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Java
West Midlands

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
Salary Histogram in Walsall

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Walsall region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Walsall

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 6 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) SOAP
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) Spring
2 3 (37.50%) Spring MVC
2 3 (37.50%) jQuery
2 3 (37.50%) Sonic ESB
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (25.00%) Selenium
3 2 (25.00%) FitNesse
3 2 (25.00%) JasperReports
3 2 (25.00%) Ajax
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (25.00%) Maven
3 2 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (25.00%) Subversion
3 2 (25.00%) Games
3 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) JBoss
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (37.50%) Sonic ESB
2 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (12.50%) Apache
3 1 (12.50%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) JasperReports
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
3 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (25.00%) Selenium
1 2 (25.00%) FitNesse
1 2 (25.00%) Maven
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
1 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
1 2 (25.00%) Games
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Integration Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Java Team Leader
3 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) UI Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Front-End Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (37.50%) SOAP
2 3 (37.50%) Spring
2 3 (37.50%) Spring MVC
2 3 (37.50%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) Ajax
3 2 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) JMX
3 2 (25.00%) JMS
4 1 (12.50%) Middleware
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) JSP
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (12.50%) Symfony
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (12.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) MVC
1 3 (37.50%) TDD
2 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) Content Management
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (12.50%) Android Development
3 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) PHP
2 2 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) JBoss