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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 73 109 74
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 187 111 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.33% 2.20% 3.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.46% 2.27% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 156 107 138
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
5404 4882 4072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.09% 96.88% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4505 4255 3357
Average salary £42,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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
Warwickshire +35 65 £52,500 - 6
Birmingham +9 44 £42,500 -5.55% 19
Coventry -2 34 £46,250 +15.62% 7
Worcestershire +9 17 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Solihull +19 7 £52,500 +23.52% 5
Staffordshire +5 7 £45,000 -4.25%
Shropshire - 2 £26,000 -
Java Developer
England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 344 (100.00%) Java
2 218 (63.37%) Spring
3 202 (58.72%) Agile Software Development
4 158 (45.93%) SQL
5 153 (44.48%) Hibernate
6 127 (36.92%) JavaScript
7 119 (34.59%) TDD
8 114 (33.14%) Scrum
9 106 (30.81%) Continuous Integration
10 104 (30.23%) Java EE
11 91 (26.45%) Software Engineering
12 90 (26.16%) Degree
13 88 (25.58%) HTML
14 80 (23.26%) XML
15 77 (22.38%) MySQL
16 76 (22.09%) Finance
17 74 (21.51%) RESTful
18 73 (21.22%) JUnit
19 70 (20.35%) Linux
20 66 (19.19%) Jenkins
21 65 (18.90%) Web Services
22 64 (18.60%) JBoss
23 63 (18.31%) OO
23 63 (18.31%) JMS
23 63 (18.31%) J2EE
24 61 (17.73%) Unit Testing
25 60 (17.44%) jQuery
25 60 (17.44%) CSS
26 56 (16.28%) Hudson
27 55 (15.99%) SOA

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 64 (18.60%) JBoss
2 51 (14.83%) GlassFish
3 26 (7.56%) WildFly
4 16 (4.65%) Confluence
4 16 (4.65%) Tomcat
5 11 (3.20%) Apache
6 10 (2.91%) Mule
7 7 (2.03%) Node.js
8 6 (1.74%) WebLogic
8 6 (1.74%) WebSphere
9 5 (1.45%) Apache ServiceMix
10 3 (0.87%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (2.03%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 30 (8.72%) SaaS
2 8 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.58%) GitHub
5 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.20%) Skype
2 9 (2.62%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.16%) HTTP
4 2 (0.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (22.38%) MySQL
2 52 (15.12%) PostgreSQL
3 44 (12.79%) NoSQL
4 39 (11.34%) MongoDB
5 19 (5.52%) Apache Cassandra
6 16 (4.65%) Neo4j
6 16 (4.65%) SQL Server
7 12 (3.49%) Hadoop
8 11 (3.20%) Big Data
9 10 (2.91%) Oracle Database
9 10 (2.91%) Relational Database
10 8 (2.33%) MariaDB
11 6 (1.74%) DB2
12 5 (1.45%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.87%) Couchbase
13 3 (0.87%) CouchDB
14 1 (0.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
14 1 (0.29%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 73 (21.22%) JUnit
2 66 (19.19%) Jenkins
3 56 (16.28%) Hudson
4 49 (14.24%) Cucumber
4 49 (14.24%) RSpec
5 37 (10.76%) Subversion
6 32 (9.30%) Git (software)
7 29 (8.43%) Eclipse
8 28 (8.14%) Maven
8 28 (8.14%) Selenium
9 26 (7.56%) JBehave
9 26 (7.56%) WATIR
10 19 (5.52%) JIRA
11 12 (3.49%) IntelliJ
12 7 (2.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 7 (2.03%) Bitbucket
13 6 (1.74%) Ant
14 5 (1.45%) Bugzilla
14 5 (1.45%) JIRA Agile
15 4 (1.16%) gulp
General
1 76 (22.09%) Finance
2 48 (13.95%) Billing
3 20 (5.81%) Retail
4 18 (5.23%) Telecoms
5 11 (3.20%) Games
6 8 (2.33%) Banking
7 6 (1.74%) Marketing
8 5 (1.45%) Investment Banking
9 4 (1.16%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.58%) Advertising
10 2 (0.58%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.29%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (63.37%) Spring
2 153 (44.48%) Hibernate
3 104 (30.23%) Java EE
4 88 (25.58%) HTML
5 80 (23.26%) XML
6 74 (21.51%) RESTful
7 65 (18.90%) Web Services
8 63 (18.31%) J2EE
8 63 (18.31%) JMS
9 60 (17.44%) CSS
9 60 (17.44%) jQuery
10 52 (15.12%) JAX-RS
10 52 (15.12%) JPA
11 51 (14.83%) AngularJS
11 51 (14.83%) RESTEasy
12 48 (13.95%) HTML5
13 45 (13.08%) REST
14 37 (10.76%) Struts
15 36 (10.47%) JSON
16 32 (9.30%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 53 (15.41%) Mathematics
2 32 (9.30%) Computer Science
3 23 (6.69%) Smart Meter
4 10 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (2.91%) Equities
5 9 (2.62%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.45%) Blog
7 4 (1.16%) Derivative
7 4 (1.16%) Equity Derivative
8 3 (0.87%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (0.87%) Artificial Intelligence
8 3 (0.87%) VHDL
9 2 (0.58%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.58%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (0.58%) Smartcard
10 1 (0.29%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.29%) iPhone
10 1 (0.29%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 70 (20.35%) Linux
2 36 (10.47%) Unix
3 13 (3.78%) Windows
4 8 (2.33%) Mac OS
5 7 (2.03%) Android
6 3 (0.87%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.87%) Mac OS X
6 3 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (58.72%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (34.59%) TDD
3 114 (33.14%) Scrum
4 106 (30.81%) Continuous Integration
5 91 (26.45%) Software Engineering
6 63 (18.31%) OO
7 61 (17.73%) Unit Testing
8 55 (15.99%) SOA
9 54 (15.70%) MVC
10 53 (15.41%) Dependency Injection
11 50 (14.53%) Mentoring
12 48 (13.95%) DSDM
13 39 (11.34%) Open Source
14 36 (10.47%) Coaching
15 28 (8.14%) Software Delivery
16 26 (7.56%) Pair Programming
17 25 (7.27%) Workflow
18 23 (6.69%) OOD
19 20 (5.81%) RUP
20 19 (5.52%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 344 (100.00%) Java
2 158 (45.93%) SQL
3 127 (36.92%) JavaScript
4 48 (13.95%) Groovy
5 34 (9.88%) Scala
6 32 (9.30%) Ruby
7 19 (5.52%) Clojure
8 17 (4.94%) C++
9 16 (4.65%) C#
10 13 (3.78%) PL/SQL
10 13 (3.78%) Python
11 12 (3.49%) PHP
12 5 (1.45%) C
13 3 (0.87%) Perl
14 2 (0.58%) Apex Code
15 1 (0.29%) Go
15 1 (0.29%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 90 (26.16%) Degree
2 15 (4.36%) Sun Certification
3 3 (0.87%) DV Cleared
3 3 (0.87%) SC Cleared
3 3 (0.87%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.58%) OCMJD
4 2 (0.58%) OCPJP
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.23%) QA
System Software
1 40 (11.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 26 (7.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (8.72%) Oracle
2 19 (5.52%) Twitter
3 10 (2.91%) Atlassian
4 9 (2.62%) Sun
5 6 (1.74%) WSO2
6 5 (1.45%) MuleSoft
7 4 (1.16%) IBM
7 4 (1.16%) Sybase
8 3 (0.87%) Facebook
8 3 (0.87%) webMethods
9 2 (0.58%) Google
9 2 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.29%) Apple
10 1 (0.29%) hybris
10 1 (0.29%) Microsoft
10 1 (0.29%) SAP
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus bonus etc.
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 16 hours ago
West Midlands
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
First Utility
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
First Utility
Salary: £55,000 - £60,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
First Utility
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £26000 - £34000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits & work from home
Posted: 12 days ago
Rugby
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Private Medical, etc
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Solihull
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