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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 107 93 131
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 135 142 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.37% 2.63% 1.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.47% 2.73% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 120 132 96
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,200 £26,625
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,000 £49,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year
+9.19% +4.19%
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
5469 5206 5456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.95% 96.28% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4342 4332 4555
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -37 45 £42,500 -3.40% 9
Coventry +7 24 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Shropshire +11 21 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Warwickshire -8 17 £47,500 - 1
Staffordshire - 16 £51,250 - 5
Worcestershire +15 4 £42,500 +3.03% 2
Wolverhampton -1 4 £37,500 +22.95%
Solihull +2 1 £50,000 +5.26%
Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 290 (100.00%) Java
2 184 (63.45%) Agile Software Development
3 177 (61.03%) Spring
4 120 (41.38%) SQL
5 117 (40.34%) Hibernate
6 116 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 109 (37.59%) Scrum
8 103 (35.52%) Oracle
9 92 (31.72%) Degree
10 89 (30.69%) MySQL
11 86 (29.66%) HTML
12 79 (27.24%) TDD
12 79 (27.24%) Software Engineering
13 75 (25.86%) JUnit
14 72 (24.83%) Continuous Integration
15 66 (22.76%) XML
15 66 (22.76%) RESTful
16 64 (22.07%) J2EE
16 64 (22.07%) JBoss
17 63 (21.72%) Web Services
18 62 (21.38%) Jenkins
19 61 (21.03%) MVC
20 60 (20.69%) CSS
21 59 (20.34%) Mentoring
22 58 (20.00%) Unit Testing
22 58 (20.00%) Java EE
23 53 (18.28%) PostgreSQL
24 51 (17.59%) SOA
24 51 (17.59%) Mathematics
25 50 (17.24%) JMS

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 64 (22.07%) JBoss
2 47 (16.21%) GlassFish
3 44 (15.17%) WildFly
4 26 (8.97%) Apache Spark
5 15 (5.17%) Tomcat
6 9 (3.10%) Mule
7 7 (2.41%) Mule ESB
8 6 (2.07%) CMS
9 5 (1.72%) Apache
9 5 (1.72%) OpenStack
9 5 (1.72%) WebLogic
10 4 (1.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 3 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (1.03%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.69%) Apache ServiceMix
12 2 (0.69%) Confluence
12 2 (0.69%) nginx
13 1 (0.34%) GeoServer
13 1 (0.34%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.34%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (0.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.72%) Unit4 Business World
2 4 (1.38%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 3 (1.03%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.24%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (5.86%) SaaS
3 6 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.34%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.03%) HTTP
1 3 (1.03%) LDAP
2 2 (0.69%) Internet
3 1 (0.34%) Broadband
3 1 (0.34%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.34%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (30.69%) MySQL
2 53 (18.28%) PostgreSQL
3 43 (14.83%) NoSQL
4 39 (13.45%) Big Data
5 38 (13.10%) MongoDB
6 32 (11.03%) Apache Cassandra
7 26 (8.97%) Hadoop
8 25 (8.62%) SQL Server
9 22 (7.59%) Relational Database
10 8 (2.76%) RDBMS
11 6 (2.07%) Oracle Database
12 5 (1.72%) Neo4j
12 5 (1.72%) SAP HANA
13 4 (1.38%) SQLite
14 3 (1.03%) DB2
15 2 (0.69%) OrientDB
16 1 (0.34%) GIS
16 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 75 (25.86%) JUnit
2 62 (21.38%) Jenkins
3 44 (15.17%) Maven
4 42 (14.48%) Hudson
4 42 (14.48%) JBehave
5 30 (10.34%) Cucumber
6 26 (8.97%) Git (software)
6 26 (8.97%) Selenium
7 23 (7.93%) Ant
8 16 (5.52%) Gradle
9 14 (4.83%) Eclipse
9 14 (4.83%) RSpec
9 14 (4.83%) Subversion
9 14 (4.83%) WATIR
10 9 (3.10%) WebDriver
11 7 (2.41%) Appium
11 7 (2.41%) Vagrant
12 4 (1.38%) JIRA
13 3 (1.03%) DbUnit
13 3 (1.03%) HttpUnit
General
1 35 (12.07%) Retail
2 20 (6.90%) Billing
3 16 (5.52%) Finance
4 6 (2.07%) Advertising
5 4 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.03%) Banking
6 3 (1.03%) Games
7 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (61.03%) Spring
2 117 (40.34%) Hibernate
3 86 (29.66%) HTML
4 66 (22.76%) RESTful
4 66 (22.76%) XML
5 64 (22.07%) J2EE
6 63 (21.72%) Web Services
7 60 (20.69%) CSS
8 58 (20.00%) Java EE
9 50 (17.24%) JMS
10 44 (15.17%) JAX-RS
10 44 (15.17%) JPA
11 42 (14.48%) HornetQ
12 39 (13.45%) RESTEasy
13 37 (12.76%) REST
14 33 (11.38%) AngularJS
14 33 (11.38%) JSP
15 31 (10.69%) Spring MVC
16 29 (10.00%) jQuery
17 25 (8.62%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 51 (17.59%) Mathematics
2 46 (15.86%) Mobile App
3 26 (8.97%) Artificial Intelligence
3 26 (8.97%) Computer Science
4 21 (7.24%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (5.52%) Smart Meter
6 15 (5.17%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (4.48%) Driving Licence
8 8 (2.76%) Fintech
8 8 (2.76%) Social Media
9 5 (1.72%) Blockchain
9 5 (1.72%) Cryptography
10 4 (1.38%) iPad
11 3 (1.03%) iSeries
12 2 (0.69%) Blog
12 2 (0.69%) Inversion of Control
12 2 (0.69%) Physics
13 1 (0.34%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.34%) Data Structures
13 1 (0.34%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (11.72%) Android
2 28 (9.66%) Apple iOS
3 25 (8.62%) Linux
4 10 (3.45%) Unix
5 2 (0.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (63.45%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (37.59%) Scrum
3 79 (27.24%) Software Engineering
3 79 (27.24%) TDD
4 72 (24.83%) Continuous Integration
5 61 (21.03%) MVC
6 59 (20.34%) Mentoring
7 58 (20.00%) Unit Testing
8 51 (17.59%) SOA
9 42 (14.48%) Dependency Injection
9 42 (14.48%) Functional Testing
10 40 (13.79%) OO
11 31 (10.69%) DSDM
12 30 (10.34%) Kanban
13 28 (9.66%) SDLC
14 26 (8.97%) Analytics
14 26 (8.97%) OOP
14 26 (8.97%) Predictive Analytics
14 26 (8.97%) Software Delivery
15 23 (7.93%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 290 (100.00%) Java
2 120 (41.38%) SQL
3 116 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 43 (14.83%) Scala
5 32 (11.03%) Clojure
6 30 (10.34%) Python
7 29 (10.00%) Ruby
8 21 (7.24%) PHP
9 16 (5.52%) C#
10 13 (4.48%) PL/SQL
11 9 (3.10%) C++
11 9 (3.10%) VB.NET
12 8 (2.76%) Groovy
12 8 (2.76%) VB
13 6 (2.07%) Apex Code
14 5 (1.72%) C
14 5 (1.72%) Go
15 4 (1.38%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.69%) Perl
16 2 (0.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 92 (31.72%) Degree
2 22 (7.59%) Sun Certification
3 4 (1.38%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.38%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.69%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 18 (6.21%) Docker
2 2 (0.69%) VirtualBox
2 2 (0.69%) zsh
3 1 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 23 (7.93%) Puppet
2 5 (1.72%) Grafana
2 5 (1.72%) Graphite
2 5 (1.72%) Packer
2 5 (1.72%) Terraform
2 5 (1.72%) Uchiwa
3 2 (0.69%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 103 (35.52%) Oracle
2 26 (8.97%) Facebook
2 26 (8.97%) Twitter
3 14 (4.83%) Sun
4 11 (3.79%) Google
5 10 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (2.76%) MuleSoft
7 7 (2.41%) Atlassian
8 6 (2.07%) ServiceNow
8 6 (2.07%) WSO2
9 5 (1.72%) Rackspace
9 5 (1.72%) SAP
10 4 (1.38%) Adobe
10 4 (1.38%) IBM
10 4 (1.38%) Microsoft
11 1 (0.34%) ESRI
11 1 (0.34%) Sybase
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits!!!
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: Competitive!
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
TechNet IT Recruitment (Permanent)
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: bonus, gym, technical training
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Attractive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salaries on offer - please contact for details
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Oscar
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Shrewsbury
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £56000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
aap3
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 17 days ago