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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Software Developer
Rank 209 198 199
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 5 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.095% 0.020% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.100% 0.021% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 5
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
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
5008 4676 4843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.25% 95.45% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4270 3907 4065
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 17 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 - 5 £40,000 - 2
Java Software Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) XML
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) Spring
3 3 (37.50%) Maven
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (25.00%) Java EE
4 2 (25.00%) Gradle
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (25.00%) JPA
4 2 (25.00%) REST
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (25.00%) ODBC
4 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) JUnit
4 2 (25.00%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) JDBC
4 2 (25.00%) SOAP
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (12.50%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Maven
2 2 (25.00%) JUnit
2 2 (25.00%) Gradle
3 1 (12.50%) Ant
3 1 (12.50%) TestNG
3 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (12.50%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) XML
1 3 (37.50%) Spring
2 2 (25.00%) ODBC
2 2 (25.00%) Java EE
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) JDBC
2 2 (25.00%) SOAP
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) REST
2 2 (25.00%) JPA
2 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
3 1 (12.50%) Spring Integration
3 1 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (12.50%) Ember.js
3 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 1 (12.50%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) TDD
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) OOD
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Kanban
3 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning
3 1 (12.50%) Android Development
3 1 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago