The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Java Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Engineer
Rank 232 205 217
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 4 25 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.065% 0.43% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.45% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 4 25 5
Median salary £44,500 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% -14.28%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
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
5888 5586 5240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.29% 96.71% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4617 4640 4434
Median salary £38,500 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.53% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Java Software Engineer in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Java Software Engineer Salary Histogram 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Birmingham -24 2 £38,750 -13.88%
Worcestershire +7 1 £44,000 +62.96% 1
Staffordshire -12 1 £57,500 +4.54%
Java Software Engineer
England

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, Java Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Java Software Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (66.67%) Degree
3 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (53.33%) JUnit
4 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (46.67%) SQL
5 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
6 6 (40.00%) MVC
6 6 (40.00%) REST
6 6 (40.00%) Mentoring
7 5 (33.33%) C#
7 5 (33.33%) Web Services
7 5 (33.33%) OO
7 5 (33.33%) OOD
8 4 (26.67%) HTTP
8 4 (26.67%) Thin Client
8 4 (26.67%) Linux
8 4 (26.67%) XML
8 4 (26.67%) XSLT
8 4 (26.67%) C++
8 4 (26.67%) J2EE
8 4 (26.67%) XPath
8 4 (26.67%) JIRA
8 4 (26.67%) Fat Client
8 4 (26.67%) TDD
8 4 (26.67%) Artificial Intelligence
8 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
8 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (26.67%) NoSQL

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
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 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (13.33%) GlassFish
3 1 (6.67%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (13.33%) Amazon CloudSearch
2 2 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (13.33%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (13.33%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) HTTP
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) NoSQL
2 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (13.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (13.33%) MySQL
3 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) JUnit
2 4 (26.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (26.67%) Gradle
2 4 (26.67%) JIRA
3 2 (13.33%) Maven
4 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
4 1 (6.67%) Eclipse RCP
4 1 (6.67%) jMock
4 1 (6.67%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (6.67%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) REST
2 5 (33.33%) Web Services
3 4 (26.67%) J2EE
3 4 (26.67%) Node.js
3 4 (26.67%) XML
3 4 (26.67%) XSLT
4 3 (20.00%) .NET
5 2 (13.33%) EJB
5 2 (13.33%) HTML
5 2 (13.33%) JMS
5 2 (13.33%) Spring
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
6 1 (6.67%) CSS
6 1 (6.67%) HTML5
6 1 (6.67%) Java EE
6 1 (6.67%) MFC
6 1 (6.67%) Middleware
6 1 (6.67%) Spring MVC
6 1 (6.67%) WinForms
6 1 (6.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (26.67%) Artificial Intelligence
3 4 (26.67%) Fat Client
3 4 (26.67%) Thin Client
4 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
5 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
5 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (6.67%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 6 (40.00%) MVC
4 5 (33.33%) OO
4 5 (33.33%) OOD
5 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (26.67%) Domain-Driven Design
5 4 (26.67%) TDD
6 3 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (20.00%) Microservices
6 3 (20.00%) User Stories
7 2 (13.33%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (13.33%) SOA
7 2 (13.33%) Web Development
8 1 (6.67%) OOP
8 1 (6.67%) Scrum
8 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) C#
4 4 (26.67%) C++
4 4 (26.67%) XPath
5 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (13.33%) Clojure
7 1 (6.67%) Erlang
7 1 (6.67%) Haskell
7 1 (6.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) IBM
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle
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