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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
England / West Midlands
Rank 20 18 32
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Permanent jobs citing Java 405 444 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.32% 8.53% 6.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.15% 19.12% 13.36%
Number of salaries quoted 339 359 303
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

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
2231 2322 2462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 45.83% 44.60% 48.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1904 1985 2222
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +8 182 £50,000 +25.00% 24
Coventry -6 52 £45,000 +2.27% 8
Warwickshire -10 50 £40,000 -23.80% 9
Solihull +8 24 £32,500 -38.09% 1
Shropshire +5 24 £52,500 +40.00% 6
Staffordshire -7 22 £40,500 +39.65% 5
Worcestershire -23 19 £36,000 +2.85% 2
Dudley +15 3 £37,500 +47.05%
Wolverhampton +7 1 £36,000 +30.90%
Herefordshire - 1 - - 1
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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.

1 418 (46.44%) Agile Software Development
2 305 (33.89%) JavaScript
3 286 (31.78%) HTML
4 234 (26.00%) SQL
5 211 (23.44%) Finance
6 209 (23.22%) Linux
7 204 (22.67%) CSS
8 184 (20.44%) C#
9 163 (18.11%) Web Services
10 161 (17.89%) Scrum
11 149 (16.56%) .NET
12 148 (16.44%) J2EE
12 148 (16.44%) Spring
13 143 (15.89%) Degree
14 142 (15.78%) OO
15 136 (15.11%) SQL Server
16 133 (14.78%) TDD
17 132 (14.67%) Software Engineering
18 131 (14.56%) XML
19 130 (14.44%) PHP
20 121 (13.44%) Python
21 120 (13.33%) Oracle
22 109 (12.11%) OOP
22 109 (12.11%) Git (software)
23 108 (12.00%) HTML5
23 108 (12.00%) MVC
24 105 (11.67%) AngularJS
25 103 (11.44%) REST
25 103 (11.44%) Apache
26 98 (10.89%) SOAP

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
1 103 (11.44%) Apache
2 76 (8.44%) JBoss
3 67 (7.44%) Tomcat
4 52 (5.78%) Apache Spark
5 47 (5.22%) WebLogic
6 41 (4.56%) WebSphere
7 19 (2.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 14 (1.56%) Apache Pig
8 14 (1.56%) lighttpd
9 13 (1.44%) GlassFish
10 12 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
10 12 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
11 11 (1.22%) nginx
12 10 (1.11%) MS Exchange
13 9 (1.00%) Drupal
14 8 (0.89%) IIS
15 7 (0.78%) WordPress
16 6 (0.67%) Confluence
17 5 (0.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 5 (0.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.89%) MS Project
3 4 (0.44%) MS Office
4 2 (0.22%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.11%) Blender
5 1 (0.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 18 (2.00%) Magento
2 6 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.33%) SAP MII
3 3 (0.33%) SAP SRM
4 2 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.22%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 2 (0.22%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.11%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.11%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 62 (6.89%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (4.00%) GitHub
3 32 (3.56%) SaaS
4 12 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (1.22%) AWS CloudFormation
6 9 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (1.00%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (0.78%) Google App Engine
8 4 (0.44%) Google Play
9 3 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 2 (0.22%) Firebase
11 1 (0.11%) Amazon CloudSearch
11 1 (0.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.89%) TCP/IP
2 23 (2.56%) Internet
3 21 (2.33%) HTTP
4 20 (2.22%) SSL
5 17 (1.89%) ATM
6 12 (1.33%) Wireless
7 11 (1.22%) Kerberos
8 10 (1.11%) Intranet
9 9 (1.00%) LAN
10 7 (0.78%) DNS
10 7 (0.78%) HTTPS
10 7 (0.78%) LDAP
11 6 (0.67%) Bluetooth
11 6 (0.67%) Firewall
12 5 (0.56%) Skype
13 4 (0.44%) SSH
13 4 (0.44%) VPN
13 4 (0.44%) X.509
14 3 (0.33%) DHCP
14 3 (0.33%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (15.11%) SQL Server
2 89 (9.89%) MySQL
3 73 (8.11%) Big Data
4 60 (6.67%) Hadoop
5 56 (6.22%) Relational Database
6 48 (5.33%) NoSQL
7 42 (4.67%) MongoDB
8 40 (4.44%) DB2
9 30 (3.33%) RDBMS
10 27 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
11 25 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
12 18 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
13 14 (1.56%) Apache Hive
14 13 (1.44%) Oracle Database
15 9 (1.00%) Redis
16 6 (0.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 6 (0.67%) Oracle Database 10g
17 5 (0.56%) Riak
18 4 (0.44%) Impala
18 4 (0.44%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 109 (12.11%) Git (software)
2 79 (8.78%) Selenium
3 60 (6.67%) JUnit
4 55 (6.11%) Jenkins
4 55 (6.11%) Maven
5 49 (5.44%) JIRA
6 38 (4.22%) Cucumber
7 35 (3.89%) Subversion
7 35 (3.89%) Team Foundation Server
8 31 (3.44%) Ant
9 24 (2.67%) Gradle
10 18 (2.00%) Mercurial
11 17 (1.89%) Visual Studio
12 16 (1.78%) Eclipse
13 15 (1.67%) SoapUI
13 15 (1.67%) WebDriver
14 14 (1.56%) Vagrant
15 11 (1.22%) Android Studio
16 10 (1.11%) DbUnit
16 10 (1.11%) Mockito
General
1 211 (23.44%) Finance
2 85 (9.44%) Banking
3 77 (8.56%) Retail
4 46 (5.11%) Marketing
5 39 (4.33%) Telecoms
6 20 (2.22%) Advertising
7 18 (2.00%) Publishing
8 13 (1.44%) Retail Banking
9 11 (1.22%) Games
10 8 (0.89%) International Banking
11 7 (0.78%) Billing
11 7 (0.78%) Electronics
12 6 (0.67%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.67%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.56%) Back Office
13 5 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.33%) Law
14 3 (0.33%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.22%) Automotive
15 2 (0.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 490 (54.44%) Developer
2 257 (28.56%) Java Developer
3 61 (6.78%) Senior Developer
4 60 (6.67%) Graduate
5 56 (6.22%) Graduate Developer
6 51 (5.67%) Software Engineer
7 49 (5.44%) Analyst
8 46 (5.11%) Architect
8 46 (5.11%) Junior
9 45 (5.00%) PHP Developer
10 42 (4.67%) JavaScript Developer
11 41 (4.56%) Consultant
11 41 (4.56%) Software Developer
12 40 (4.44%) Development Manager
12 40 (4.44%) HTML Developer
12 40 (4.44%) Senior Java Developer
13 39 (4.33%) Junior Developer
14 36 (4.00%) Angular Developer
15 33 (3.67%) Project Manager
16 32 (3.56%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 286 (31.78%) HTML
2 204 (22.67%) CSS
3 163 (18.11%) Web Services
4 149 (16.56%) .NET
5 148 (16.44%) J2EE
5 148 (16.44%) Spring
6 131 (14.56%) XML
7 108 (12.00%) HTML5
8 105 (11.67%) AngularJS
9 103 (11.44%) REST
10 98 (10.89%) SOAP
11 79 (8.78%) Hibernate
12 75 (8.33%) RESTful
13 74 (8.22%) jQuery
14 54 (6.00%) Java EE
15 52 (5.78%) Node.js
16 41 (4.56%) ASP.NET
17 40 (4.44%) Ajax
18 37 (4.11%) JSON
19 33 (3.67%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 91 (10.11%) Computer Science
2 72 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
3 57 (6.33%) Fintech
4 49 (5.44%) Analytical Skills
5 43 (4.78%) Mobile App
6 26 (2.89%) Mathematics
6 26 (2.89%) User Experience
7 16 (1.78%) Inversion of Control
8 13 (1.44%) N-Tier
9 11 (1.22%) Physics
10 10 (1.11%) Algorithms
10 10 (1.11%) Data Structures
10 10 (1.11%) Smart Home
11 8 (0.89%) Replication
12 7 (0.78%) Management Information System
13 6 (0.67%) EPoS
13 6 (0.67%) Hedge funds
13 6 (0.67%) Performance Metrics
14 5 (0.56%) Embedded Systems
14 5 (0.56%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 209 (23.22%) Linux
2 84 (9.33%) Windows
3 81 (9.00%) Unix
4 45 (5.00%) Android
5 39 (4.33%) Apple iOS
6 13 (1.44%) Windows Server
7 12 (1.33%) Ubuntu
8 11 (1.22%) CentOS
9 8 (0.89%) Mac OS
9 8 (0.89%) Solaris
10 6 (0.67%) Mac OS X
11 5 (0.56%) Windows 10
11 5 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.44%) SUSE
12 4 (0.44%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.22%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.22%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.11%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 418 (46.44%) Agile Software Development
2 161 (17.89%) Scrum
3 142 (15.78%) OO
4 133 (14.78%) TDD
5 132 (14.67%) Software Engineering
6 109 (12.11%) OOP
7 108 (12.00%) MVC
8 95 (10.56%) SDLC
9 89 (9.89%) Continuous Integration
10 80 (8.89%) Open Source
11 72 (8.00%) Web Development
12 71 (7.89%) Mentoring
12 71 (7.89%) SOA
13 62 (6.89%) BDD
14 52 (5.78%) Automated Testing
15 50 (5.56%) Project Management
16 47 (5.22%) High Availability
17 45 (5.00%) ITIL
18 44 (4.89%) Business Intelligence
19 43 (4.78%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 305 (33.89%) JavaScript
2 234 (26.00%) SQL
3 184 (20.44%) C#
4 130 (14.44%) PHP
5 121 (13.44%) Python
6 86 (9.56%) C++
7 56 (6.22%) Ruby
8 54 (6.00%) Scala
9 34 (3.78%) C
10 28 (3.11%) Go
11 26 (2.89%) Bash Shell
11 26 (2.89%) Objective-C
12 23 (2.56%) Perl
13 19 (2.11%) VB.NET
14 16 (1.78%) Erlang
15 13 (1.44%) Groovy
15 13 (1.44%) PL/SQL
16 12 (1.33%) Apple Swift
16 12 (1.33%) Shell Script
16 12 (1.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 143 (15.89%) Degree
2 18 (2.00%) ISTQB
3 15 (1.67%) Security Cleared
4 13 (1.44%) SC Cleared
5 11 (1.22%) ISEB
5 11 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 11 (1.22%) Sun Certification
6 7 (0.78%) HND
7 5 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.44%) ISEB Practitioner
8 4 (0.44%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.33%) CSQA
9 3 (0.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (0.22%) CCNA
10 2 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.22%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (10.44%) QA
2 6 (0.67%) SDET
3 3 (0.33%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.22%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 43 (4.78%) Docker
2 33 (3.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (1.56%) HDFS
4 11 (1.22%) VirtualBox
5 8 (0.89%) vSphere
6 6 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.56%) Active Directory
8 2 (0.22%) Apache Flume
8 2 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.22%) VMware ESX
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 32 (3.56%) Puppet
2 16 (1.78%) Nagios
3 14 (1.56%) Hadoop YARN
3 14 (1.56%) Terraform
4 13 (1.44%) Kubernetes
5 12 (1.33%) Oozie
6 11 (1.22%) Ansible
6 11 (1.22%) Consul
6 11 (1.22%) Mesos
6 11 (1.22%) StatsD
7 7 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.22%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (0.22%) Graphite
8 2 (0.22%) Sysprep
9 1 (0.11%) Grafana
9 1 (0.11%) Icinga
9 1 (0.11%) Kibana
9 1 (0.11%) logstash
9 1 (0.11%) Salt
Vendors
1 120 (13.33%) Oracle
2 44 (4.89%) VMware
3 41 (4.56%) Microsoft
4 29 (3.22%) Google
5 23 (2.56%) IBM
5 23 (2.56%) ServiceNow
6 18 (2.00%) Sybase
7 16 (1.78%) SAP
8 14 (1.56%) Citrix
8 14 (1.56%) Sun
9 12 (1.33%) New Relic
10 9 (1.00%) Adobe
10 9 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (1.00%) SolarWinds
11 8 (0.89%) Cognizant
11 8 (0.89%) NetSuite
11 8 (0.89%) RedPrairie
11 8 (0.89%) Veeam
12 7 (0.78%) Dynatrace
12 7 (0.78%) webMethods
Rugby, Warwickshire
Martin & Conley
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 52 minutes ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + car, pension, bonus,
Posted: 3 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Attractive benefits package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Audentia Recruitment LTD
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + pension etc
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 55k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £70,000 (with exceptional package)
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £90,000 (with exceptional package)
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 45k per year + bonus, package
Posted: Yesterday
Droitwich, Worcestershire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Technical Team Solutions
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum bonus, pension, childcare vouchers, shares
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 60,000 DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 Per Annum 35K-50K
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 Per Annum 35K-50K
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Candour Solutions
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Salary Based on Experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, and more!
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
bet365
Salary: Competitive Base Salary + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 14 days ago