The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Software Engineer 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 Engineer 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 Engineer
Rank 200 196 185
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 14 3 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.27% 0.061% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.064% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 19
Average salary £45,000 £61,250 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.53% +80.14%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +14.66%
Java Software Engineer
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 Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Java Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Java Software Engineer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Java Software Engineer
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 Engineer 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 +11 12 £45,000 -35.71%
Warwickshire -6 2 £46,250 -11.90% 2
Java Software Engineer
England

Java Software Engineer
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 Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 24 (100.00%) Java
1 24 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (75.00%) HTML
3 16 (66.67%) Python
4 15 (62.50%) JBoss
4 15 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 15 (62.50%) JSON
4 15 (62.50%) Open Source
5 14 (58.33%) HTML5
5 14 (58.33%) CSS3
5 14 (58.33%) CSS
5 14 (58.33%) JUnit
5 14 (58.33%) XML
5 14 (58.33%) MVC
6 13 (54.17%) Ruby
6 13 (54.17%) WebSphere
6 13 (54.17%) SOA
6 13 (54.17%) PHP
6 13 (54.17%) JIRA
6 13 (54.17%) Selenium
6 13 (54.17%) AngularJS
7 12 (50.00%) Mobile Development
7 12 (50.00%) jQuery
7 12 (50.00%) Git (software)
7 12 (50.00%) PhoneGap
7 12 (50.00%) WebLogic
7 12 (50.00%) Ant
7 12 (50.00%) OOP
7 12 (50.00%) Web Development

Java Software Engineer
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 Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (62.50%) JBoss
2 13 (54.17%) WebSphere
3 12 (50.00%) WebLogic
4 4 (16.67%) Tomcat
5 3 (12.50%) Apache
6 2 (8.33%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (20.83%) Big Data
3 3 (12.50%) MySQL
3 3 (12.50%) DB2
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (58.33%) JUnit
2 13 (54.17%) JIRA
2 13 (54.17%) Selenium
3 12 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 12 (50.00%) Ant
4 1 (4.17%) RSpec
4 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.17%) Hudson
4 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.17%) WATIR
4 1 (4.17%) Subversion
4 1 (4.17%) Maven
General
1 1 (4.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (75.00%) HTML
2 15 (62.50%) JSON
3 14 (58.33%) HTML5
3 14 (58.33%) CSS3
3 14 (58.33%) CSS
3 14 (58.33%) XML
4 13 (54.17%) AngularJS
5 12 (50.00%) PhoneGap
5 12 (50.00%) jQuery
6 7 (29.17%) J2EE
7 6 (25.00%) Spring
7 6 (25.00%) RESTful
8 5 (20.83%) REST
9 4 (16.67%) Web Services
10 3 (12.50%) XHTML
11 2 (8.33%) JMS
11 2 (8.33%) Middleware
11 2 (8.33%) Struts
11 2 (8.33%) JSP
11 2 (8.33%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 15 (62.50%) Open Source
2 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (58.33%) MVC
4 13 (54.17%) SOA
5 12 (50.00%) OOP
5 12 (50.00%) Web Development
5 12 (50.00%) Mobile Development
6 3 (12.50%) TDD
7 2 (8.33%) Low Latency
7 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.33%) Multithreading
8 1 (4.17%) Kanban
8 1 (4.17%) Customer Engagement
8 1 (4.17%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.17%) Machine Learning
8 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (4.17%) Scrum
8 1 (4.17%) OOA/OOD
8 1 (4.17%) OO
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (66.67%) Python
3 15 (62.50%) JavaScript
4 13 (54.17%) PHP
4 13 (54.17%) Ruby
5 8 (33.33%) SQL
6 4 (16.67%) Perl
7 1 (4.17%) Groovy
7 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.17%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
1 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (4.17%) Sybase
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Zend
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