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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 241 219 219
Rank change year-on-year
-22 0
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 5 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.082% 0.070% 0.018%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.24% 0.19% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Median salary £65,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% +5.88%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%
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
2074 2152 1996
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.02% 37.65% 36.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1737 1956 1723
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 25 June 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
Coventry +7 4 £65,000 +13.04%
Shropshire - 1 - -
Java SE
England

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
1 6 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 5 (83.33%) MyBatis
2 5 (83.33%) Presales
2 5 (83.33%) JSF
2 5 (83.33%) JMS
2 5 (83.33%) JAXP
2 5 (83.33%) JAXB
2 5 (83.33%) Hibernate
2 5 (83.33%) EJB
2 5 (83.33%) JDBC
2 5 (83.33%) JSP
2 5 (83.33%) JMX
2 5 (83.33%) Java EE
2 5 (83.33%) JAX-WS
2 5 (83.33%) REST
3 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
3 4 (66.67%) Mobile Application Development
3 4 (66.67%) Apple iOS
3 4 (66.67%) Android
3 4 (66.67%) Retail
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Mobile
3 4 (66.67%) SOAP
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (50.00%) JUnit
5 2 (33.33%) WebSphere

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 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) JBoss
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) JUnit
2 2 (33.33%) Concordion
2 2 (33.33%) Mockito
3 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) Maven
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium
3 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Architect
1 5 (83.33%) Software Architect
2 3 (50.00%) Java Architect
2 3 (50.00%) Java Software Architect
3 2 (33.33%) J2EE Architect
3 2 (33.33%) J2EE Software Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
2 5 (83.33%) EJB
2 5 (83.33%) Hibernate
2 5 (83.33%) Java EE
2 5 (83.33%) JAXB
2 5 (83.33%) JAXP
2 5 (83.33%) JAX-WS
2 5 (83.33%) JDBC
2 5 (83.33%) JMS
2 5 (83.33%) JMX
2 5 (83.33%) JSF
2 5 (83.33%) JSP
2 5 (83.33%) MyBatis
2 5 (83.33%) REST
3 4 (66.67%) SOAP
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) J2EE
4 2 (33.33%) Middleware
5 1 (16.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Android
1 4 (66.67%) Apple iOS
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 5 (83.33%) Presales
3 4 (66.67%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Web Design
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) Scala
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Google