The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Developer
Rank 215 201 177
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 12 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.22% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.23% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 10
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +63.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £35,000 £26,550
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £48,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -4.29%
Java Software 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
5371 4794 4071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.10% 96.99% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4487 4180 3357
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Java Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Software Developer in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Java Software Developer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Java Software Developer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Java Software Developer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Software Developer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Java Software Developer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Java Software 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 Software Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 4 £47,500 +5.55% 4
Worcestershire - 3 £49,000 -
Shropshire - 2 £26,000 -
Staffordshire - 2 £45,000 -
Java Software Developer
England

Java Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Java Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (52.00%) jQuery
4 12 (48.00%) Finance
5 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (40.00%) Hibernate
7 8 (32.00%) C++
7 8 (32.00%) XML
7 8 (32.00%) Spring
7 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
7 8 (32.00%) KnockoutJS
8 7 (28.00%) Backbone.js
8 7 (28.00%) Ext JS
8 7 (28.00%) Dojo
8 7 (28.00%) OOP
8 7 (28.00%) Ember.js
9 6 (24.00%) PHP
9 6 (24.00%) Ruby
10 5 (20.00%) JIRA
10 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
10 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (20.00%) Open Source
10 5 (20.00%) SQL
11 4 (16.00%) J2EE
11 4 (16.00%) MySQL
11 4 (16.00%) Struts
11 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
12 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
12 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (12.00%) Confluence

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Java Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.00%) Confluence
2 2 (8.00%) JBoss
2 2 (8.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) MySQL
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (20.00%) JIRA
2 3 (12.00%) Selenium
3 2 (8.00%) Ant
3 2 (8.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (8.00%) JUnit
3 2 (8.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (4.00%) Concordion
4 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.00%) RSpec
4 1 (4.00%) Subversion
4 1 (4.00%) WATIR
General
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Games
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) jQuery
2 10 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 8 (32.00%) KnockoutJS
3 8 (32.00%) Spring
3 8 (32.00%) XML
4 7 (28.00%) Backbone.js
4 7 (28.00%) Dojo
4 7 (28.00%) Ember.js
4 7 (28.00%) Ext JS
5 4 (16.00%) J2EE
5 4 (16.00%) Struts
6 3 (12.00%) Ajax
6 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (12.00%) OpenCL
6 3 (12.00%) REST
6 3 (12.00%) SOAP
7 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (8.00%) Java EE
7 2 (8.00%) JSON
7 2 (8.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (12.00%) VHDL
2 2 (8.00%) Smartcard
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Linux
1 3 (12.00%) Mac OS X
1 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) Software Engineering
3 7 (28.00%) OOP
4 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (20.00%) Open Source
5 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
6 3 (12.00%) Automated Testing
6 3 (12.00%) OO
7 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (8.00%) Mobile Development
7 2 (8.00%) MVC
7 2 (8.00%) Process Improvement
7 2 (8.00%) SOA
7 2 (8.00%) TDD
7 2 (8.00%) Web Development
8 1 (4.00%) OOD
8 1 (4.00%) OpenUP
8 1 (4.00%) Project Planning
8 1 (4.00%) Test Automation
8 1 (4.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (32.00%) C++
4 6 (24.00%) PHP
4 6 (24.00%) Ruby
5 5 (20.00%) SQL
6 3 (12.00%) C
6 3 (12.00%) Perl
6 3 (12.00%) Scala
7 2 (8.00%) Apex Code
7 2 (8.00%) C#
7 2 (8.00%) Python
8 1 (4.00%) Go
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
1 3 (12.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) OCMJD
2 2 (8.00%) OCPJP
2 2 (8.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Atlassian
2 2 (8.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (8.00%) Sun
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
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