The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 76 108 99
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 188 127 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.06% 2.32% 2.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.18% 2.39% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 167 114 134
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,000 £21,350
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
5910 5318 5115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.35% 97.08% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4661 4454 4313
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Java Developer in the job title.

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 29 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham 0 61 £42,500 -1.16% 4
Warwickshire +16 50 £60,000 +26.31% 3
Coventry -9 27 £43,750 -10.71% 3
Staffordshire +12 15 £47,500 +15.15% 1
Worcestershire +1 9 £22,500 -35.71% 1
Wolverhampton - 8 £37,500 -
Herefordshire - 6 £22,500 -
Solihull +15 4 £32,000 -24.70% 1
Shropshire - 4 £31,250 -
Java Developer
England

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 411 (100.00%) Java
2 295 (71.78%) Spring
3 272 (66.18%) Agile Software Development
4 216 (52.55%) Hibernate
5 214 (52.07%) SQL
6 195 (47.45%) Scrum
7 164 (39.90%) TDD
8 161 (39.17%) Degree
8 161 (39.17%) MySQL
9 160 (38.93%) Continuous Integration
10 153 (37.23%) Software Engineering
11 143 (34.79%) RESTful
12 140 (34.06%) Java EE
13 133 (32.36%) JMS
14 128 (31.14%) JUnit
14 128 (31.14%) PostgreSQL
15 126 (30.66%) JavaScript
15 126 (30.66%) JBoss
16 125 (30.41%) Jenkins
17 124 (30.17%) SOA
18 123 (29.93%) Unit Testing
19 121 (29.44%) Mathematics
19 121 (29.44%) Hudson
20 120 (29.20%) JAX-RS
21 117 (28.47%) Dependency Injection
21 117 (28.47%) GlassFish
21 117 (28.47%) JPA
22 114 (27.74%) RESTEasy
23 106 (25.79%) Oracle
24 105 (25.55%) HTML

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 126 (30.66%) JBoss
2 117 (28.47%) GlassFish
3 92 (22.38%) WildFly
4 43 (10.46%) Apache Spark
5 17 (4.14%) Tomcat
6 12 (2.92%) Confluence
7 10 (2.43%) WebSphere
8 9 (2.19%) Mule
9 7 (1.70%) CMS
10 6 (1.46%) Node.js
11 4 (0.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 4 (0.97%) Apache
11 4 (0.97%) Mule ESB
11 4 (0.97%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.49%) GeoServer
13 1 (0.24%) Alfresco
13 1 (0.24%) Apache ServiceMix
13 1 (0.24%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.24%) Magnolia
Applications
1 7 (1.70%) HipChat
2 2 (0.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (0.97%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 3 (0.73%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.24%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.87%) SaaS
2 19 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.68%) Skype
2 6 (1.46%) HTTP
3 5 (1.22%) Internet
3 5 (1.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (39.17%) MySQL
2 128 (31.14%) PostgreSQL
3 61 (14.84%) NoSQL
4 50 (12.17%) MongoDB
5 48 (11.68%) Big Data
6 46 (11.19%) Apache Cassandra
7 44 (10.71%) Hadoop
8 27 (6.57%) SQL Server
9 11 (2.68%) Relational Database
10 6 (1.46%) GIS
10 6 (1.46%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.46%) SQLite
11 5 (1.22%) Oracle Database
12 4 (0.97%) Neo4j
13 2 (0.49%) Apache Hive
13 2 (0.49%) Couchbase
13 2 (0.49%) CouchDB
14 1 (0.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 1 (0.24%) OrientDB
14 1 (0.24%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 128 (31.14%) JUnit
2 125 (30.41%) Jenkins
3 121 (29.44%) Hudson
4 90 (21.90%) JBehave
5 78 (18.98%) Cucumber
6 74 (18.00%) RSpec
7 51 (12.41%) Selenium
8 47 (11.44%) WATIR
9 26 (6.33%) Maven
10 25 (6.08%) Eclipse
11 24 (5.84%) Git (software)
12 15 (3.65%) JIRA
13 11 (2.68%) Subversion
14 7 (1.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 7 (1.70%) Bitbucket
15 6 (1.46%) Ant
15 6 (1.46%) IntelliJ
16 5 (1.22%) Vagrant
17 4 (0.97%) Gradle
17 4 (0.97%) gulp
General
1 76 (18.49%) Billing
2 58 (14.11%) Retail
3 24 (5.84%) Finance
4 11 (2.68%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.46%) Games
6 5 (1.22%) Marketing
7 4 (0.97%) Advertising
8 3 (0.73%) Banking
9 2 (0.49%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.24%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 295 (71.78%) Spring
2 216 (52.55%) Hibernate
3 143 (34.79%) RESTful
4 140 (34.06%) Java EE
5 133 (32.36%) JMS
6 120 (29.20%) JAX-RS
7 117 (28.47%) JPA
8 114 (27.74%) RESTEasy
9 105 (25.55%) HTML
10 83 (20.19%) XML
11 81 (19.71%) Web Services
12 72 (17.52%) CSS
13 63 (15.33%) HornetQ
13 63 (15.33%) J2EE
14 50 (12.17%) jQuery
15 41 (9.98%) Spring MVC
16 39 (9.49%) Servlets
17 35 (8.52%) HTML5
18 32 (7.79%) AngularJS
18 32 (7.79%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 121 (29.44%) Mathematics
2 62 (15.09%) Mobile App
3 44 (10.71%) Smart Meter
4 41 (9.98%) Artificial Intelligence
5 26 (6.33%) Computer Science
6 19 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (2.43%) Social Media
8 8 (1.95%) Driving Licence
9 5 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.73%) iSeries
10 3 (0.73%) Physics
10 3 (0.73%) RIA
10 3 (0.73%) VHDL
11 1 (0.24%) Blockchain
11 1 (0.24%) Cryptography
11 1 (0.24%) Fintech
11 1 (0.24%) iPad
11 1 (0.24%) iPhone
11 1 (0.24%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.24%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 57 (13.87%) Android
2 42 (10.22%) Apple iOS
3 39 (9.49%) Linux
4 21 (5.11%) Unix
5 14 (3.41%) Windows
6 3 (0.73%) Mac OS X
6 3 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 272 (66.18%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (47.45%) Scrum
3 164 (39.90%) TDD
4 160 (38.93%) Continuous Integration
5 153 (37.23%) Software Engineering
6 124 (30.17%) SOA
7 123 (29.93%) Unit Testing
8 117 (28.47%) Dependency Injection
9 100 (24.33%) Mentoring
10 81 (19.71%) DSDM
11 74 (18.00%) Software Delivery
12 70 (17.03%) MVC
13 63 (15.33%) Functional Testing
14 56 (13.63%) Coaching
15 46 (11.19%) Kanban
15 46 (11.19%) OO
16 41 (9.98%) Analytics
16 41 (9.98%) Predictive Analytics
17 32 (7.79%) Workflow
18 28 (6.81%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 411 (100.00%) Java
2 214 (52.07%) SQL
3 126 (30.66%) JavaScript
4 59 (14.36%) Ruby
4 59 (14.36%) Scala
5 45 (10.95%) Clojure
6 44 (10.71%) Python
7 37 (9.00%) Groovy
8 19 (4.62%) PHP
9 15 (3.65%) C#
10 14 (3.41%) PL/SQL
11 12 (2.92%) C++
12 10 (2.43%) C
13 8 (1.95%) VB
14 6 (1.46%) VB.NET
14 6 (1.46%) XPath
15 5 (1.22%) VB6
16 4 (0.97%) Apex Code
17 3 (0.73%) Perl
18 1 (0.24%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 161 (39.17%) Degree
2 21 (5.11%) Sun Certification
3 3 (0.73%) DV Cleared
3 3 (0.73%) SC Cleared
3 3 (0.73%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.14%) QA
System Software
1 49 (11.92%) Docker
2 1 (0.24%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.24%) zsh
Systems Management
1 49 (11.92%) Puppet
2 4 (0.97%) Grafana
2 4 (0.97%) Graphite
2 4 (0.97%) Packer
2 4 (0.97%) Terraform
2 4 (0.97%) Uchiwa
3 1 (0.24%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 106 (25.79%) Oracle
2 41 (9.98%) Facebook
2 41 (9.98%) Twitter
3 15 (3.65%) Atlassian
4 12 (2.92%) IBM
5 7 (1.70%) Sun
6 5 (1.22%) Google
6 5 (1.22%) WSO2
7 4 (0.97%) Adobe
7 4 (0.97%) MuleSoft
7 4 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.73%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.49%) ESRI
9 2 (0.49%) Microsoft
9 2 (0.49%) SAP
10 1 (0.24%) Apple
10 1 (0.24%) Escenic
10 1 (0.24%) hybris
10 1 (0.24%) Rackspace
Evesham, Worcestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 50,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Posted: 23 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum plus bonus etc.
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + package
Posted: 20 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Stratford-upon-Avon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 25 days ago