The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 116 75 124
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +49
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 115 173 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.00% 3.31% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.10% 3.47% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 112 164 75
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £27,500 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,450 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Java Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5473 4985 4664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.37% 95.39% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4846 4263 4066
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Java Developer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Java Developer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Java Developer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -9 49 £45,000 +0.55% 4
Coventry -22 27 £40,000 - 3
Warwickshire -31 18 £50,000 +11.11%
Staffordshire +4 10 £46,000 +2.22%
Worcestershire -8 1 £42,500 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £40,000 -
Java Developer
England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title.

1 209 (100.00%) Java
2 109 (52.15%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (49.76%) J2EE
4 96 (45.93%) Spring
5 65 (31.10%) SQL
5 65 (31.10%) JavaScript
6 64 (30.62%) Hibernate
7 58 (27.75%) HTML
8 52 (24.88%) Oracle
9 51 (24.40%) Tomcat
10 50 (23.92%) CSS
11 38 (18.18%) Linux
11 38 (18.18%) Scrum
11 38 (18.18%) Software Engineering
12 37 (17.70%) Java EE
12 37 (17.70%) XML
13 35 (16.75%) JBoss
14 32 (15.31%) Degree
15 31 (14.83%) JSP
16 28 (13.40%) Eclipse
17 26 (12.44%) Finance
18 24 (11.48%) Web Services
19 23 (11.00%) Internet
19 23 (11.00%) jQuery
20 21 (10.05%) JSON
20 21 (10.05%) REST
20 21 (10.05%) Enterprise Software
20 21 (10.05%) TDD
20 21 (10.05%) UML
20 21 (10.05%) JMS

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 51 (24.40%) Tomcat
2 35 (16.75%) JBoss
3 19 (9.09%) GlassFish
4 16 (7.66%) Apache
5 8 (3.83%) WebLogic
5 8 (3.83%) WebSphere
6 5 (2.39%) Node.js
7 4 (1.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (1.91%) MQSeries
8 3 (1.44%) Jetty
8 3 (1.44%) CMS
9 2 (0.96%) Confluence
10 1 (0.48%) LiveCycle
10 1 (0.48%) FileNet
10 1 (0.48%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (3.83%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.91%) Enfinity
2 3 (1.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.96%) SaaS
2 1 (0.48%) GitHub
2 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (11.00%) Internet
2 2 (0.96%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.96%) SSL
3 1 (0.48%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (9.57%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 11 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 11 (5.26%) MySQL
3 5 (2.39%) MongoDB
3 5 (2.39%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (2.39%) Big Data
3 5 (2.39%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (1.91%) JasperReports
4 4 (1.91%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (1.91%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.96%) DB2
5 2 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.96%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.48%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.48%) Hazelcast
6 1 (0.48%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 28 (13.40%) Eclipse
2 16 (7.66%) Maven
3 14 (6.70%) Jenkins
4 13 (6.22%) Hudson
4 13 (6.22%) Subversion
5 12 (5.74%) JUnit
6 7 (3.35%) Ant
6 7 (3.35%) Selenium
7 6 (2.87%) JIRA
7 6 (2.87%) Cucumber
8 5 (2.39%) Git (software)
8 5 (2.39%) PVCS
8 5 (2.39%) Toad
9 4 (1.91%) Talend Open Studio
10 3 (1.44%) PhantomJS
10 3 (1.44%) FitNesse
11 2 (0.96%) NetBeans
11 2 (0.96%) Eclipse RCP
11 2 (0.96%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.48%) T4 Templates
General
1 26 (12.44%) Finance
2 15 (7.18%) Retail
3 10 (4.78%) Banking
4 8 (3.83%) Investment Banking
5 7 (3.35%) Games
6 6 (2.87%) Marketing
7 4 (1.91%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.44%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.44%) Electronics
9 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (49.76%) J2EE
2 96 (45.93%) Spring
3 64 (30.62%) Hibernate
4 58 (27.75%) HTML
5 50 (23.92%) CSS
6 37 (17.70%) XML
6 37 (17.70%) Java EE
7 31 (14.83%) JSP
8 24 (11.48%) Web Services
9 23 (11.00%) jQuery
10 21 (10.05%) REST
10 21 (10.05%) JSON
10 21 (10.05%) JMS
11 19 (9.09%) Ajax
12 18 (8.61%) SOAP
12 18 (8.61%) Struts
13 17 (8.13%) Servlets
13 17 (8.13%) RESTful
14 14 (6.70%) EJB
15 13 (6.22%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.05%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (7.66%) Equities
3 15 (7.18%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.31%) Open Source
5 5 (2.39%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.91%) Algorithms
6 4 (1.91%) Smart Meter
7 3 (1.44%) DTV
8 2 (0.96%) Web 2.0
8 2 (0.96%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.48%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.48%) Life Science
9 1 (0.48%) User Experience
9 1 (0.48%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 38 (18.18%) Linux
2 19 (9.09%) UNIX
3 5 (2.39%) Windows
4 1 (0.48%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (52.15%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (18.18%) Scrum
2 38 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 21 (10.05%) TDD
3 21 (10.05%) UML
4 18 (8.61%) OO
5 16 (7.66%) Unit Testing
6 15 (7.18%) Mentoring
7 14 (6.70%) Multithreading
7 14 (6.70%) MVC
8 11 (5.26%) E-Commerce
9 10 (4.78%) SOA
10 7 (3.35%) Logistics
10 7 (3.35%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (2.87%) OOP
11 6 (2.87%) OOA/OOD
11 6 (2.87%) BDD
12 5 (2.39%) Web Development
13 4 (1.91%) Project Planning
14 3 (1.44%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 209 (100.00%) Java
2 65 (31.10%) JavaScript
2 65 (31.10%) SQL
3 12 (5.74%) C#
4 6 (2.87%) Ruby
5 5 (2.39%) Groovy
6 4 (1.91%) PHP
7 3 (1.44%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.44%) Python
7 3 (1.44%) Shell Script
7 3 (1.44%) Scala
7 3 (1.44%) Clojure
8 2 (0.96%) VB6
8 2 (0.96%) VBA
8 2 (0.96%) F#
8 2 (0.96%) Haskell
8 2 (0.96%) Erlang
8 2 (0.96%) VB
9 1 (0.48%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.48%) C++
Qualifications
1 32 (15.31%) Degree
2 11 (5.26%) Sun Certification
2 11 (5.26%) OCPJP
2 11 (5.26%) OCMJD
3 10 (4.78%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.87%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.91%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.44%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.48%) Xen
1 1 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 52 (24.88%) Oracle
2 13 (6.22%) Microsoft
3 11 (5.26%) Sun
4 5 (2.39%) Google
5 4 (1.91%) Intershop
5 4 (1.91%) Talend
5 4 (1.91%) Open Text
5 4 (1.91%) SAP
6 1 (0.48%) IBM
6 1 (0.48%) Adobe
6 1 (0.48%) VMware
6 1 (0.48%) webMethods
6 1 (0.48%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.48%) Twitter
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bens + Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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AMsource Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
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Salary: Dependant on experience + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago