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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 113 97 98
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 111 124 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.10% 2.42% 2.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.21% 2.54% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 98 116 106
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,550 £52,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
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
5025 4883 4828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.26% 95.15% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4220 4119 4018
Average salary £39,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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 +7 47 £42,500 -5.55% 14
Warwickshire -9 28 £47,500 -2.56% 2
Coventry -20 26 £51,500 +28.75% 2
Worcestershire +4 6 £38,750 +58.16% 5
Solihull -2 3 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Staffordshire +4 2 £41,250 +17.85%
Java Developer
England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 211 (100.00%) Java
2 133 (63.03%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (50.24%) Spring
4 84 (39.81%) Hibernate
5 80 (37.91%) HTML
5 80 (37.91%) J2EE
6 74 (35.07%) SQL
7 72 (34.12%) JavaScript
8 62 (29.38%) TDD
9 61 (28.91%) jQuery
10 60 (28.44%) Oracle
11 58 (27.49%) MySQL
12 56 (26.54%) CSS
13 48 (22.75%) SOA
13 48 (22.75%) MVC
13 48 (22.75%) Java EE
14 43 (20.38%) Scrum
15 39 (18.48%) XML
16 38 (18.01%) Linux
17 37 (17.54%) JSON
17 37 (17.54%) RESTful
18 34 (16.11%) HTML5
18 34 (16.11%) AngularJS
18 34 (16.11%) Unit Testing
18 34 (16.11%) Software Engineering
18 34 (16.11%) JBoss
18 34 (16.11%) Retail
19 33 (15.64%) SQL Server
20 32 (15.17%) Ant
20 32 (15.17%) JUnit

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 34 (16.11%) JBoss
2 30 (14.22%) WebSphere
3 29 (13.74%) Tomcat
4 15 (7.11%) WebLogic
5 14 (6.64%) GlassFish
6 9 (4.27%) Apache
7 8 (3.79%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (3.79%) Apache Solr
8 7 (3.32%) CMS
9 6 (2.84%) Node.js
10 2 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.47%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.79%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.27%) Internet
2 5 (2.37%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.42%) HTTP
4 1 (0.47%) LAN
4 1 (0.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (27.49%) MySQL
2 33 (15.64%) SQL Server
3 16 (7.58%) NoSQL
4 15 (7.11%) Oracle Database
5 13 (6.16%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (4.74%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (4.74%) Relational Database
7 8 (3.79%) Big Data
8 6 (2.84%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.90%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.90%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (1.90%) Apache Hive
9 4 (1.90%) HBase
9 4 (1.90%) Impala
10 3 (1.42%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (0.95%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 32 (15.17%) Ant
1 32 (15.17%) JUnit
2 29 (13.74%) Git (software)
3 28 (13.27%) Maven
4 24 (11.37%) Subversion
5 18 (8.53%) JIRA
6 16 (7.58%) Selenium
7 15 (7.11%) Gradle
8 13 (6.16%) Jenkins
9 9 (4.27%) Hudson
10 6 (2.84%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.95%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.95%) PHPUnit
11 2 (0.95%) TestNG
12 1 (0.47%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.47%) Mockito
12 1 (0.47%) Eclipse RCP
12 1 (0.47%) FitNesse
12 1 (0.47%) NetBeans
General
1 34 (16.11%) Retail
2 16 (7.58%) Finance
3 11 (5.21%) Billing
3 11 (5.21%) Law
4 8 (3.79%) Banking
5 7 (3.32%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.42%) German Language
6 3 (1.42%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (50.24%) Spring
2 84 (39.81%) Hibernate
3 80 (37.91%) HTML
3 80 (37.91%) J2EE
4 61 (28.91%) jQuery
5 56 (26.54%) CSS
6 48 (22.75%) Java EE
7 39 (18.48%) XML
8 37 (17.54%) JSON
8 37 (17.54%) RESTful
9 34 (16.11%) HTML5
9 34 (16.11%) AngularJS
10 31 (14.69%) Web Services
11 25 (11.85%) Servlets
12 23 (10.90%) Struts
13 20 (9.48%) JPA
13 20 (9.48%) REST
13 20 (9.48%) CSS3
14 19 (9.00%) .NET
15 18 (8.53%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.32%) Open Source
2 14 (6.64%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.74%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (3.79%) Equities
4 8 (3.79%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.84%) GIS
6 5 (2.37%) iPad
6 5 (2.37%) iPhone
6 5 (2.37%) Blackberry
7 4 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.42%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.42%) Web 2.0
8 3 (1.42%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.95%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.95%) W3C
9 2 (0.95%) Physics
9 2 (0.95%) Life Science
9 2 (0.95%) Informatics
9 2 (0.95%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.95%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 38 (18.01%) Linux
2 22 (10.43%) UNIX
3 8 (3.79%) Android
4 7 (3.32%) Windows
5 4 (1.90%) CentOS
5 4 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.95%) HPUX
6 2 (0.95%) Solaris
6 2 (0.95%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (63.03%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (29.38%) TDD
3 48 (22.75%) SOA
3 48 (22.75%) MVC
4 43 (20.38%) Scrum
5 34 (16.11%) Unit Testing
5 34 (16.11%) Software Engineering
6 23 (10.90%) OO
7 21 (9.95%) E-Commerce
7 21 (9.95%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (8.06%) Web Development
9 16 (7.58%) OOP
10 15 (7.11%) Mobile Development
11 13 (6.16%) Kanban
11 13 (6.16%) Build Automation
12 12 (5.69%) Refactoring
13 11 (5.21%) OOD
14 10 (4.74%) Mentoring
15 8 (3.79%) Release Management
15 8 (3.79%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 211 (100.00%) Java
2 74 (35.07%) SQL
3 72 (34.12%) JavaScript
4 26 (12.32%) PHP
5 22 (10.43%) Python
6 21 (9.95%) Ruby
7 8 (3.79%) Perl
7 8 (3.79%) Shell Script
8 6 (2.84%) C
9 5 (2.37%) C#
9 5 (2.37%) C++
10 4 (1.90%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.42%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.42%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.95%) R
12 2 (0.95%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.47%) SPARQL
13 1 (0.47%) Groovy
13 1 (0.47%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (11.37%) Degree
2 5 (2.37%) Sun Certification
3 2 (0.95%) Postgraduate
3 2 (0.95%) OCPJP
3 2 (0.95%) OCMJD
3 2 (0.95%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.47%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.47%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.47%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.69%) QA
2 3 (1.42%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.90%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 4 (1.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (2.37%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (2.37%) Puppet
2 4 (1.90%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 60 (28.44%) Oracle
2 10 (4.74%) IBM
3 9 (4.27%) Red Hat
4 4 (1.90%) Cloudera
5 3 (1.42%) Sun
6 2 (0.95%) Microsoft
6 2 (0.95%) webMethods
7 1 (0.47%) hybris
7 1 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.47%) Sybase
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Barclay Anderson Limited
Salary: Benefits Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Warwickshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Worcestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + pension, flexitime etc
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bonus & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus 10%, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Package + Pension
Posted: 11 days ago
Worcester
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Coventry
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Worcester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago