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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
England / West Midlands
Rank 110 69 109
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +40
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 104 208 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.20% 3.58% 2.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.26% 3.72% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 85 171 104
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £28,150
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

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
4603 5595 4835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.36% 96.42% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 3731 4640 4170
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 +15 51 £50,000 +17.64% 8
Coventry -2 20 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Shropshire -2 8 £50,000 +92.30% 1
Solihull -5 8 £39,000 +12.23%
Warwickshire -28 8 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Worcestershire -23 5 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Staffordshire -1 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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.

1 257 (100.00%) Java
2 153 (59.53%) Agile Software Development
3 129 (50.19%) Spring
4 101 (39.30%) J2EE
5 100 (38.91%) JavaScript
6 87 (33.85%) HTML
7 74 (28.79%) Hibernate
8 68 (26.46%) TDD
9 66 (25.68%) REST
10 63 (24.51%) CSS
11 62 (24.12%) Web Services
12 61 (23.74%) SQL
13 58 (22.57%) XML
14 57 (22.18%) Scrum
15 56 (21.79%) MVC
15 56 (21.79%) Software Engineering
16 47 (18.29%) Linux
16 47 (18.29%) OO
17 46 (17.90%) Degree
18 43 (16.73%) SOAP
18 43 (16.73%) Mentoring
19 42 (16.34%) AngularJS
20 41 (15.95%) BDD
21 40 (15.56%) Finance
22 39 (15.18%) JUnit
23 35 (13.62%) Maven
23 35 (13.62%) RESTful
24 33 (12.84%) HTML5
25 32 (12.45%) .NET
25 32 (12.45%) C#

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 27 (10.51%) Tomcat
2 23 (8.95%) Apache
3 18 (7.00%) Apache Spark
4 17 (6.61%) JBoss
5 10 (3.89%) WebSphere
6 7 (2.72%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (1.17%) GlassFish
9 2 (0.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.78%) CMS
9 2 (0.78%) Jetty
9 2 (0.78%) WildFly
10 1 (0.39%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.39%) Confluence
10 1 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.39%) Mule
10 1 (0.39%) Mule ESB
10 1 (0.39%) WebLogic Portal
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.23%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.50%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (2.33%) SaaS
4 3 (1.17%) GitHub
4 3 (1.17%) Google App Engine
4 3 (1.17%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.39%) Amazon CloudSearch
5 1 (0.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.39%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.89%) HTTP
2 5 (1.95%) Internet
3 4 (1.56%) Intranet
3 4 (1.56%) LDAP
4 3 (1.17%) DNS
4 3 (1.17%) X.509
5 2 (0.78%) Skype
5 2 (0.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (10.89%) Big Data
2 26 (10.12%) NoSQL
3 25 (9.73%) Hadoop
4 20 (7.78%) MongoDB
4 20 (7.78%) Relational Database
4 20 (7.78%) SQL Server
5 15 (5.84%) MySQL
5 15 (5.84%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (2.33%) RDBMS
7 5 (1.95%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (1.95%) DB2
8 3 (1.17%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.39%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 39 (15.18%) JUnit
2 35 (13.62%) Maven
3 25 (9.73%) Git (software)
4 21 (8.17%) Jenkins
5 20 (7.78%) Ant
6 13 (5.06%) Subversion
7 12 (4.67%) Cucumber
8 11 (4.28%) Gradle
9 8 (3.11%) DbUnit
9 8 (3.11%) Eclipse
9 8 (3.11%) jMock
9 8 (3.11%) Mockito
9 8 (3.11%) Selenium
9 8 (3.11%) SonarQube
10 6 (2.33%) Appium
10 6 (2.33%) WebDriver
11 4 (1.56%) Android Studio
11 4 (1.56%) Log4j
12 3 (1.17%) Mercurial
13 2 (0.78%) TestNG
General
1 40 (15.56%) Finance
2 19 (7.39%) Banking
3 17 (6.61%) Marketing
4 15 (5.84%) Retail
5 7 (2.72%) Advertising
6 6 (2.33%) Games
7 2 (0.78%) Law
7 2 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.39%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (50.19%) Spring
2 101 (39.30%) J2EE
3 87 (33.85%) HTML
4 74 (28.79%) Hibernate
5 66 (25.68%) REST
6 63 (24.51%) CSS
7 62 (24.12%) Web Services
8 58 (22.57%) XML
9 43 (16.73%) SOAP
10 42 (16.34%) AngularJS
11 35 (13.62%) RESTful
12 33 (12.84%) HTML5
13 32 (12.45%) .NET
14 24 (9.34%) JSP
15 21 (8.17%) Java EE
16 19 (7.39%) ASP.NET
16 19 (7.39%) ASP.NET MVC
17 18 (7.00%) Struts
17 18 (7.00%) XSLT
18 17 (6.61%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.34%) Computer Science
2 21 (8.17%) Fintech
3 12 (4.67%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (3.89%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.33%) Hedge funds
5 6 (2.33%) User Experience
6 4 (1.56%) Blog
7 3 (1.17%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (1.17%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.17%) Replication
8 2 (0.78%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.78%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.78%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.39%) FMCG
9 1 (0.39%) iPad
9 1 (0.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 47 (18.29%) Linux
2 12 (4.67%) Unix
3 5 (1.95%) Android
3 5 (1.95%) Windows
4 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (59.53%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (26.46%) TDD
3 57 (22.18%) Scrum
4 56 (21.79%) MVC
4 56 (21.79%) Software Engineering
5 47 (18.29%) OO
6 43 (16.73%) Mentoring
7 41 (15.95%) BDD
8 29 (11.28%) SDLC
9 21 (8.17%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (7.39%) OOP
10 19 (7.39%) Unit Testing
11 18 (7.00%) OOD
11 18 (7.00%) Open Source
12 17 (6.61%) E-Commerce
13 16 (6.23%) Microservices
14 15 (5.84%) Kanban
15 13 (5.06%) Low Latency
16 11 (4.28%) API Development
16 11 (4.28%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 257 (100.00%) Java
2 100 (38.91%) JavaScript
3 61 (23.74%) SQL
4 32 (12.45%) C#
5 24 (9.34%) Python
6 18 (7.00%) PHP
7 14 (5.45%) Scala
8 10 (3.89%) XPath
9 8 (3.11%) C++
10 6 (2.33%) Ruby
10 6 (2.33%) VB.NET
11 5 (1.95%) C
12 4 (1.56%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.17%) Perl
13 3 (1.17%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.78%) Apple Swift
14 2 (0.78%) Go
14 2 (0.78%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.78%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (17.90%) Degree
2 12 (4.67%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.89%) SC Cleared
4 9 (3.50%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.78%) HND
5 2 (0.78%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.39%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.89%) QA
System Software
1 8 (3.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (3.11%) vSphere
2 2 (0.78%) Docker
Vendors
1 30 (11.67%) Oracle
2 16 (6.23%) ServiceNow
3 10 (3.89%) Google
4 9 (3.50%) Sun
5 8 (3.11%) VMware
6 4 (1.56%) Sybase
7 3 (1.17%) HP
7 3 (1.17%) MuleSoft
8 2 (0.78%) Adobe
9 1 (0.39%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.39%) webMethods
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