The table below looks at the statistics for Java 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 over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 20 18 34
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +16
Permanent jobs citing Java 470 468 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.61% 9.18% 6.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.95% 19.36% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 388 412 336
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £69,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Java
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2618 2417 2777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.98% 47.41% 49.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2188 2140 2515
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Java
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Java Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Java
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Java
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 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 December 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 -1 216 £47,500 +11.76% 28
Coventry -15 55 £40,000 -9.09% 4
Warwickshire -4 54 £37,500 -28.57% 8
Staffordshire +1 36 £50,000 +60.00% 2
Solihull +4 25 £31,625 -39.76%
Shropshire +6 23 £52,500 +26.50% 6
Worcestershire -5 20 £37,000 +5.71% 1
Wolverhampton +7 6 £35,500 +29.09% 1
Dudley +7 3 £37,500 +47.05%
Herefordshire -13 1 - -
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing Java 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.

1 408 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
2 323 (34.36%) HTML
3 322 (34.26%) JavaScript
4 275 (29.26%) SQL
5 245 (26.06%) CSS
6 204 (21.70%) C#
7 196 (20.85%) Finance
8 183 (19.47%) Linux
9 175 (18.62%) Degree
10 174 (18.51%) Web Services
11 168 (17.87%) Spring
11 168 (17.87%) Scrum
12 163 (17.34%) OO
12 163 (17.34%) .NET
13 161 (17.13%) XML
14 150 (15.96%) SQL Server
15 149 (15.85%) Oracle
16 145 (15.43%) PHP
17 140 (14.89%) TDD
18 136 (14.47%) Software Engineering
19 132 (14.04%) J2EE
19 132 (14.04%) MVC
20 129 (13.72%) Git (software)
21 125 (13.30%) AngularJS
22 124 (13.19%) HTML5
23 121 (12.87%) REST
24 114 (12.13%) MySQL
25 112 (11.91%) OOP
26 109 (11.60%) SOAP
27 104 (11.06%) Computer Science

Java
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 97 (10.32%) Apache
2 80 (8.51%) JBoss
3 59 (6.28%) Tomcat
4 48 (5.11%) WebLogic
5 43 (4.57%) WebSphere
6 42 (4.47%) Apache Spark
7 27 (2.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 16 (1.70%) Apache Pig
9 15 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
9 15 (1.60%) GlassFish
10 14 (1.49%) lighttpd
11 13 (1.38%) Drupal
11 13 (1.38%) nginx
11 13 (1.38%) WebSphere Application Server
12 12 (1.28%) CMS
12 12 (1.28%) MS Exchange
12 12 (1.28%) SharePoint
13 7 (0.74%) IIS
13 7 (0.74%) WildFly
13 7 (0.74%) WordPress
Applications
1 28 (2.98%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.64%) MS Project
3 5 (0.53%) MS Office
4 3 (0.32%) Blender
4 3 (0.32%) SPSS
5 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (2.13%) Magento
2 7 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.43%) SAP MII
4 3 (0.32%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.32%) SAP SRM
5 2 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.21%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.11%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.11%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 52 (5.53%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (4.79%) GitHub
3 36 (3.83%) SaaS
4 15 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (1.17%) Google Cloud Platform
6 9 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.64%) Google App Engine
9 3 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 3 (0.32%) Google Play
10 2 (0.21%) Firebase
11 1 (0.11%) Amazon CloudSearch
11 1 (0.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.09%) TCP/IP
2 25 (2.66%) Internet
3 21 (2.23%) SSL
4 20 (2.13%) HTTP
5 17 (1.81%) ATM
6 12 (1.28%) Kerberos
6 12 (1.28%) LDAP
7 10 (1.06%) Intranet
7 10 (1.06%) Wireless
8 9 (0.96%) LAN
9 7 (0.74%) DNS
9 7 (0.74%) HTTPS
10 6 (0.64%) Firewall
10 6 (0.64%) Skype
11 4 (0.43%) SSH
11 4 (0.43%) VPN
11 4 (0.43%) X.509
12 3 (0.32%) Bluetooth
12 3 (0.32%) DHCP
12 3 (0.32%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (15.96%) SQL Server
2 114 (12.13%) MySQL
3 63 (6.70%) Big Data
3 63 (6.70%) Relational Database
4 51 (5.43%) NoSQL
5 47 (5.00%) Hadoop
6 46 (4.89%) MongoDB
7 39 (4.15%) DB2
8 38 (4.04%) PostgreSQL
9 28 (2.98%) RDBMS
10 23 (2.45%) Apache Cassandra
11 19 (2.02%) BusinessObjects
12 16 (1.70%) Apache Hive
12 16 (1.70%) Oracle Database
13 12 (1.28%) Redis
14 6 (0.64%) Impala
14 6 (0.64%) Oracle Database 10g
15 5 (0.53%) EDRMS
15 5 (0.53%) HBase
15 5 (0.53%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 129 (13.72%) Git (software)
2 70 (7.45%) Maven
3 69 (7.34%) Selenium
4 67 (7.13%) JUnit
5 61 (6.49%) Jenkins
6 51 (5.43%) Cucumber
7 42 (4.47%) JIRA
8 39 (4.15%) Ant
9 36 (3.83%) Subversion
9 36 (3.83%) Team Foundation Server
10 28 (2.98%) Gradle
11 22 (2.34%) Visual Studio
12 18 (1.91%) Mercurial
12 18 (1.91%) WebDriver
13 14 (1.49%) Eclipse
14 13 (1.38%) SoapUI
15 11 (1.17%) gulp
16 10 (1.06%) Android Studio
16 10 (1.06%) Hudson
16 10 (1.06%) JIRA Agile
General
1 196 (20.85%) Finance
2 78 (8.30%) Banking
3 77 (8.19%) Retail
4 45 (4.79%) Marketing
5 41 (4.36%) Telecoms
6 20 (2.13%) Publishing
7 18 (1.91%) Advertising
8 15 (1.60%) Retail Banking
9 14 (1.49%) Games
10 12 (1.28%) Billing
11 8 (0.85%) Investment Banking
12 7 (0.74%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.53%) Back Office
13 5 (0.53%) Electronics
13 5 (0.53%) International Banking
13 5 (0.53%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.53%) Military
13 5 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.32%) Law
15 2 (0.21%) Legal
Job Titles
1 540 (57.45%) Developer
2 270 (28.72%) Java Developer
3 78 (8.30%) Senior Developer
4 63 (6.70%) Graduate
4 63 (6.70%) Software Developer
5 56 (5.96%) Graduate Developer
6 54 (5.74%) Analyst
7 49 (5.21%) PHP Developer
8 47 (5.00%) Architect
8 47 (5.00%) Software Engineer
9 44 (4.68%) JavaScript Developer
9 44 (4.68%) Senior Java Developer
10 42 (4.47%) Junior
11 39 (4.15%) Development Manager
12 37 (3.94%) Consultant
12 37 (3.94%) HTML Developer
13 36 (3.83%) Java Software Developer
13 36 (3.83%) Junior Developer
14 35 (3.72%) Angular Developer
14 35 (3.72%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 323 (34.36%) HTML
2 245 (26.06%) CSS
3 174 (18.51%) Web Services
4 168 (17.87%) Spring
5 163 (17.34%) .NET
6 161 (17.13%) XML
7 132 (14.04%) J2EE
8 125 (13.30%) AngularJS
9 124 (13.19%) HTML5
10 121 (12.87%) REST
11 109 (11.60%) SOAP
12 95 (10.11%) jQuery
13 89 (9.47%) Hibernate
14 78 (8.30%) RESTful
15 63 (6.70%) Node.js
16 58 (6.17%) Java EE
17 55 (5.85%) JSON
18 50 (5.32%) Ajax
19 45 (4.79%) ASP.NET
20 34 (3.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 104 (11.06%) Computer Science
2 77 (8.19%) Enterprise Software
3 59 (6.28%) Analytical Skills
3 59 (6.28%) Mobile App
4 45 (4.79%) Fintech
5 41 (4.36%) Mathematics
6 24 (2.55%) User Experience
7 22 (2.34%) Management Information System
8 21 (2.23%) Physics
9 14 (1.49%) Smart Home
10 13 (1.38%) Algorithms
11 12 (1.28%) Data Structures
11 12 (1.28%) Inversion of Control
11 12 (1.28%) N-Tier
12 8 (0.85%) CMDB
12 8 (0.85%) Statistics
13 7 (0.74%) Blog
13 7 (0.74%) Smart Meter
14 6 (0.64%) iPad
14 6 (0.64%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 183 (19.47%) Linux
2 88 (9.36%) Windows
3 81 (8.62%) Unix
4 47 (5.00%) Android
5 39 (4.15%) Apple iOS
6 16 (1.70%) Windows Server
7 10 (1.06%) Mac OS
8 8 (0.85%) Solaris
9 6 (0.64%) Mac OS X
10 5 (0.53%) Windows 10
10 5 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.43%) SUSE
11 4 (0.43%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.43%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.32%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.21%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 408 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
2 168 (17.87%) Scrum
3 163 (17.34%) OO
4 140 (14.89%) TDD
5 136 (14.47%) Software Engineering
6 132 (14.04%) MVC
7 112 (11.91%) OOP
8 103 (10.96%) SDLC
9 99 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
9 99 (10.53%) Open Source
10 95 (10.11%) Web Development
11 80 (8.51%) Mentoring
12 69 (7.34%) SOA
13 58 (6.17%) ITIL
13 58 (6.17%) Project Management
14 56 (5.96%) BDD
15 53 (5.64%) Automated Testing
16 50 (5.32%) Business Intelligence
17 43 (4.57%) High Availability
18 41 (4.36%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 322 (34.26%) JavaScript
2 275 (29.26%) SQL
3 204 (21.70%) C#
4 145 (15.43%) PHP
5 93 (9.89%) Python
6 76 (8.09%) C++
7 58 (6.17%) Ruby
8 42 (4.47%) Scala
9 34 (3.62%) C
10 32 (3.40%) Go
10 32 (3.40%) Objective-C
11 27 (2.87%) VB.NET
12 26 (2.77%) Perl
13 22 (2.34%) PL/SQL
13 22 (2.34%) Shell Script
14 19 (2.02%) Apple Swift
15 17 (1.81%) Bash Shell
16 12 (1.28%) Clojure
16 12 (1.28%) Erlang
16 12 (1.28%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 175 (18.62%) Degree
2 20 (2.13%) ISTQB
3 18 (1.91%) Security Cleared
4 16 (1.70%) SC Cleared
5 15 (1.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 15 (1.60%) Sun Certification
6 10 (1.06%) ISEB
7 9 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (0.64%) HND
9 4 (0.43%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.32%) PhD
11 2 (0.21%) CCNA
11 2 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.21%) ISEB Practitioner
11 2 (0.21%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 2 (0.21%) Postgraduate
12 1 (0.11%) CSQA
12 1 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (9.26%) QA
2 3 (0.32%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.32%) SLA
3 2 (0.21%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.11%) DICOM
4 1 (0.11%) HL7
4 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.11%) SDET
System Software
1 34 (3.62%) Docker
2 24 (2.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (1.70%) HDFS
4 8 (0.85%) vSphere
5 7 (0.74%) Active Directory
6 6 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.53%) Apache Flume
8 2 (0.21%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.11%) Ceph
9 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.11%) KVM
9 1 (0.11%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.11%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 24 (2.55%) Puppet
2 16 (1.70%) Hadoop YARN
3 15 (1.60%) Oozie
4 10 (1.06%) Ansible
5 5 (0.53%) Kubernetes
5 5 (0.53%) Nagios
5 5 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.43%) Graphite
7 3 (0.32%) Grafana
8 2 (0.21%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (0.21%) Packer
8 2 (0.21%) Sysprep
8 2 (0.21%) Terraform
8 2 (0.21%) Uchiwa
9 1 (0.11%) Icinga
9 1 (0.11%) Kibana
9 1 (0.11%) logstash
Vendors
1 149 (15.85%) Oracle
2 50 (5.32%) Microsoft
3 35 (3.72%) VMware
4 32 (3.40%) ServiceNow
5 27 (2.87%) Google
6 25 (2.66%) IBM
7 21 (2.23%) SAP
8 17 (1.81%) Sun
9 16 (1.70%) Salesforce.com
10 14 (1.49%) Citrix
10 14 (1.49%) Sybase
11 10 (1.06%) Adobe
11 10 (1.06%) NetSuite
11 10 (1.06%) Veeam
12 9 (0.96%) SolarWinds
13 8 (0.85%) MuleSoft
13 8 (0.85%) RedPrairie
13 8 (0.85%) webMethods
14 7 (0.74%) Dynatrace
15 6 (0.64%) Atlassian
Warwickshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 59 minutes ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Premier IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ISL
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 50,000 DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + pension + 25 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, and more!
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Audentia Recruitment LTD
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £24500 - £25500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Many benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Optima Connections
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £34000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary and Benefits - please contact for details
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Audentia Recruitment LTD
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago