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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 111 82 132
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +50
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 115 146 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.15% 3.01% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.25% 3.17% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 112 141 65
Average salary £45,000 £40,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.80% +7.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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
5110 4608 4553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.42% 94.97% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4529 3881 3988
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 50 £45,000 - 2
Coventry -18 29 £40,000 - 4
Warwickshire -30 17 £50,000 +11.11%
Staffordshire +4 6 £46,000 +8.23%
Worcestershire -3 3 £52,500 +29.62%
Java Developer
England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 207 (100.00%) Java
2 114 (55.07%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (51.21%) J2EE
4 104 (50.24%) Spring
5 67 (32.37%) SQL
6 65 (31.40%) Hibernate
7 64 (30.92%) JavaScript
8 56 (27.05%) HTML
8 56 (27.05%) Oracle
9 49 (23.67%) Tomcat
10 46 (22.22%) CSS
11 44 (21.26%) Software Engineering
12 39 (18.84%) Scrum
13 37 (17.87%) Linux
13 37 (17.87%) Java EE
14 36 (17.39%) JBoss
15 33 (15.94%) XML
16 31 (14.98%) Degree
17 27 (13.04%) JSP
18 26 (12.56%) Web Services
18 26 (12.56%) Eclipse
19 25 (12.08%) Finance
19 25 (12.08%) jQuery
20 23 (11.11%) UML
20 23 (11.11%) JMS
20 23 (11.11%) TDD
21 22 (10.63%) Internet
21 22 (10.63%) REST
21 22 (10.63%) Enterprise Software
22 20 (9.66%) JSON

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 49 (23.67%) Tomcat
2 36 (17.39%) JBoss
3 18 (8.70%) GlassFish
4 16 (7.73%) Apache
5 7 (3.38%) WebLogic
5 7 (3.38%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.93%) MQSeries
6 4 (1.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (1.45%) CMS
8 2 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.97%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.97%) Confluence
8 2 (0.97%) Node.js
9 1 (0.48%) LiveCycle
9 1 (0.48%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.48%) FileNet
Applications
1 7 (3.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.93%) Enfinity
2 3 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.45%) SaaS
2 1 (0.48%) GitHub
2 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (10.63%) Internet
2 2 (0.97%) HTTP
2 2 (0.97%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.97%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.18%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.76%) MySQL
2 14 (6.76%) Relational Database
3 13 (6.28%) Oracle Database
4 8 (3.86%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (2.42%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.42%) Big Data
6 4 (1.93%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.93%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.45%) JasperReports
7 3 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.97%) DB2
8 2 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.48%) Hazelcast
9 1 (0.48%) Infinispan
9 1 (0.48%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 26 (12.56%) Eclipse
2 17 (8.21%) Maven
3 16 (7.73%) JUnit
4 14 (6.76%) Jenkins
5 13 (6.28%) Subversion
6 12 (5.80%) Hudson
7 7 (3.38%) Ant
7 7 (3.38%) JIRA
7 7 (3.38%) Selenium
7 7 (3.38%) Cucumber
8 5 (2.42%) Git (software)
9 4 (1.93%) Talend Open Studio
9 4 (1.93%) Toad
9 4 (1.93%) PVCS
10 3 (1.45%) FitNesse
10 3 (1.45%) Eclipse RCP
11 2 (0.97%) Bitbucket
11 2 (0.97%) NetBeans
12 1 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.48%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (12.08%) Finance
2 18 (8.70%) Retail
3 10 (4.83%) Banking
4 8 (3.86%) Investment Banking
5 7 (3.38%) Games
6 4 (1.93%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.45%) Electronics
7 3 (1.45%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (51.21%) J2EE
2 104 (50.24%) Spring
3 65 (31.40%) Hibernate
4 56 (27.05%) HTML
5 46 (22.22%) CSS
6 37 (17.87%) Java EE
7 33 (15.94%) XML
8 27 (13.04%) JSP
9 26 (12.56%) Web Services
10 25 (12.08%) jQuery
11 23 (11.11%) JMS
12 22 (10.63%) REST
13 20 (9.66%) JSON
14 19 (9.18%) SOAP
14 19 (9.18%) RESTful
15 18 (8.70%) Struts
15 18 (8.70%) Ajax
16 16 (7.73%) Servlets
17 15 (7.25%) EJB
18 14 (6.76%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.63%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (7.73%) Equities
3 14 (6.76%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.35%) Open Source
5 6 (2.90%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.93%) Smart Meter
6 4 (1.93%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.45%) DTV
7 3 (1.45%) Web 2.0
7 3 (1.45%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.97%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.48%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.48%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 37 (17.87%) Linux
2 19 (9.18%) UNIX
3 4 (1.93%) Windows
4 1 (0.48%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (55.07%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (21.26%) Software Engineering
3 39 (18.84%) Scrum
4 23 (11.11%) TDD
4 23 (11.11%) UML
5 19 (9.18%) OO
5 19 (9.18%) MVC
5 19 (9.18%) Unit Testing
6 14 (6.76%) Multithreading
6 14 (6.76%) Mentoring
7 11 (5.31%) SOA
8 9 (4.35%) Logistics
9 7 (3.38%) E-Commerce
9 7 (3.38%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (2.90%) OOP
11 5 (2.42%) OOA/OOD
11 5 (2.42%) Web Development
11 5 (2.42%) BDD
12 4 (1.93%) Kanban
12 4 (1.93%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 207 (100.00%) Java
2 67 (32.37%) SQL
3 64 (30.92%) JavaScript
4 12 (5.80%) C#
5 7 (3.38%) Ruby
6 5 (2.42%) Groovy
7 4 (1.93%) Python
7 4 (1.93%) PHP
8 3 (1.45%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.45%) Scala
8 3 (1.45%) Clojure
9 2 (0.97%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.97%) VB6
9 2 (0.97%) F#
9 2 (0.97%) Haskell
9 2 (0.97%) Erlang
9 2 (0.97%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.97%) VB
9 2 (0.97%) VBA
9 2 (0.97%) Perl
Qualifications
1 31 (14.98%) Degree
2 11 (5.31%) Sun Certification
2 11 (5.31%) OCPJP
2 11 (5.31%) OCMJD
3 10 (4.83%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.90%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.93%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.48%) OCPJWCD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.97%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 56 (27.05%) Oracle
2 14 (6.76%) Microsoft
3 11 (5.31%) Sun
4 5 (2.42%) Google
5 4 (1.93%) Open Text
5 4 (1.93%) Intershop
5 4 (1.93%) Talend
5 4 (1.93%) SAP
6 2 (0.97%) webMethods
7 1 (0.48%) Adobe
7 1 (0.48%) IBM
7 1 (0.48%) Sybase
7 1 (0.48%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.48%) Twitter
Coventry
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Connect
Salary: Dependant on experience + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago