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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java SE over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
England / West Midlands
Rank 211 221 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.082% 0.019% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 0.058% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%

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
1709 1721 1685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.01% 32.98% 33.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1501 1489 1549
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Java SE
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Java SE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java SE across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Java SE Salary Histogram 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java SE within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 January 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
Shropshire - 4 £55,000 -
Java SE
England

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing Java SE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Java SE.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Ruby
2 5 (83.33%) Ajax
2 5 (83.33%) Maven
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) JBoss
2 5 (83.33%) Tomcat
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) HTTP
2 5 (83.33%) Scala
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) MongoDB
2 5 (83.33%) REST
2 5 (83.33%) Play Framework
2 5 (83.33%) Docker
3 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) JUnit
3 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (50.00%) Selenium
4 3 (50.00%) Django
4 3 (50.00%) Google
4 3 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (50.00%) Subversion
4 3 (50.00%) Spring
4 3 (50.00%) C#

Java SE
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 5 (83.33%) JBoss
1 5 (83.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Maven
2 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (66.67%) JUnit
3 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (50.00%) Selenium
3 3 (50.00%) Subversion
4 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Digital Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (33.33%) Lead Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Junior
5 1 (16.67%) Junior Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Junior Java Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Open Source Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Ajax
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) HTML5
1 5 (83.33%) Play Framework
1 5 (83.33%) REST
2 3 (50.00%) Django
2 3 (50.00%) Guice
2 3 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (33.33%) JSON
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (50.00%) Open Source
3 3 (50.00%) Web Design
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (33.33%) Line Management
4 2 (33.33%) Microservices
4 2 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (33.33%) Web Development
5 1 (16.67%) Android Development
5 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) Python
2 5 (83.33%) Ruby
2 5 (83.33%) Scala
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) PHP
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Google