The table below looks at the statistics for Java SE skills 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 SE over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 211 198 208
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.075% 0.020% 0.020%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 0.058% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +61.53%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +26.15%
Java SE
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2144 1738 1968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 40.13% 35.42% 39.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1933 1489 1754
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Java SE
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java SE across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java SE Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Java SE
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java SE across the West Midlands region.

Java SE Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Java SE
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 SE within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. 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 - 2 £45,000 - 1
Coventry - 2 £51,250 - 1
Java SE
England

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Java SE also 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 that cited Java SE.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Node.js
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (50.00%) Java EE
2 2 (50.00%) GWT
2 2 (50.00%) JPA
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (25.00%) R
3 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Informatics
3 1 (25.00%) Life Science
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Bioinformatics

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Java SE also 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 that cited Java SE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (50.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C++/Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) Ajax
1 2 (50.00%) Java EE
1 2 (50.00%) GWT
1 2 (50.00%) JPA
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Informatics
1 1 (25.00%) Life Science
1 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Bioinformatics
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) R
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago