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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 23 23 30
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing Java 448 455 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.44% 7.76% 6.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.86% 16.46% 13.05%
Number of salaries quoted 362 416 317
Median salary £42,765 £43,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.12% +8.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £67,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.19% +2.35%
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
2657 2765 2643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 44.11% 47.18% 49.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2208 2450 2276
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,075
10% offered a salary of more than £53,324 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 July 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 30 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 -13 151 £47,500 +5.55% 25
Warwickshire -7 71 £47,500 - 13
Coventry +8 61 £43,328 +8.31% 4
Staffordshire +15 51 £43,750 -5.40% 6
Shropshire +17 33 £36,469 -2.09% 4
Wolverhampton +12 22 £36,750 -18.33%
Worcestershire -4 14 £28,500 -12.30% 1
Solihull +10 7 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Walsall +5 5 £75,000 +50.00%
Herefordshire - 3 £22,500 - 1
Dudley -4 2 £25,000 +4.16%
Willenhall - 1 £37,500 -
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 458 (44.81%) Agile Software Development
2 425 (41.59%) SQL
3 398 (38.94%) JavaScript
4 369 (36.11%) HTML
5 324 (31.70%) Degree
6 283 (27.69%) Spring
7 259 (25.34%) Scrum
8 254 (24.85%) CSS
9 230 (22.50%) Oracle
10 227 (22.21%) XML
11 218 (21.33%) C#
12 215 (21.04%) Software Engineering
13 204 (19.96%) MySQL
14 203 (19.86%) .NET
15 199 (19.47%) TDD
16 193 (18.88%) OO
17 188 (18.40%) Web Services
18 184 (18.00%) Continuous Integration
19 179 (17.51%) Hibernate
20 152 (14.87%) Mentoring
21 150 (14.68%) MVC
22 147 (14.38%) SQL Server
23 146 (14.29%) Linux
24 144 (14.09%) PostgreSQL
24 144 (14.09%) jQuery
25 143 (13.99%) Mobile App
26 142 (13.89%) RESTful
27 141 (13.80%) Jenkins
28 140 (13.70%) JUnit
28 140 (13.70%) SOA

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
1 131 (12.82%) JBoss
2 85 (8.32%) GlassFish
3 79 (7.73%) WildFly
4 72 (7.05%) Apache Spark
5 67 (6.56%) Apache
6 64 (6.26%) Tomcat
7 33 (3.23%) WebSphere
8 28 (2.74%) Apache Pig
8 28 (2.74%) SharePoint
9 27 (2.64%) WebLogic
10 26 (2.54%) CMS
11 15 (1.47%) nginx
12 12 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
13 10 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
14 9 (0.88%) Mule
14 9 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
15 7 (0.68%) Confluence
15 7 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
15 7 (0.68%) IIS
16 6 (0.59%) OpenStack
Applications
1 36 (3.52%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.88%) MS Office
3 6 (0.59%) MS Project
4 4 (0.39%) HipChat
4 4 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.39%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.29%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.29%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.29%) SPSS
6 2 (0.20%) Blender
Business Applications
1 14 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.17%) Eloqua
3 8 (0.78%) Magento
4 5 (0.49%) Unit4 Business World
5 4 (0.39%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 4 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.29%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (0.29%) SAP ERP
6 3 (0.29%) SAP MII
7 2 (0.20%) BusinessWorks
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.20%) Summit
8 1 (0.098%) OpenText MBPM
8 1 (0.098%) OpenText Process Suite
8 1 (0.098%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.098%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.098%) SAP R/3
8 1 (0.098%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (3.13%) SaaS
3 21 (2.05%) GitHub
4 16 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (0.88%) Google Analytics
7 7 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 5 (0.49%) Office 365
9 4 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.29%) Google Play
11 2 (0.20%) Amazon CloudSearch
11 2 (0.20%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 2 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.098%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.098%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (2.94%) TCP/IP
2 27 (2.64%) HTTP
3 25 (2.45%) Internet
4 20 (1.96%) SSL
5 13 (1.27%) Firewall
6 8 (0.78%) LDAP
6 8 (0.78%) Skype
7 7 (0.68%) FTP
8 6 (0.59%) DNS
9 5 (0.49%) SMTP
10 4 (0.39%) VoIP
11 3 (0.29%) Cisco IOS
11 3 (0.29%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (0.29%) Kerberos
11 3 (0.29%) PBX
12 2 (0.20%) CTI
12 2 (0.20%) LAN
12 2 (0.20%) OpenLDAP
12 2 (0.20%) WAN
12 2 (0.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 204 (19.96%) MySQL
2 147 (14.38%) SQL Server
3 144 (14.09%) PostgreSQL
4 87 (8.51%) NoSQL
5 85 (8.32%) Big Data
6 81 (7.93%) Apache Cassandra
7 79 (7.73%) MongoDB
8 73 (7.14%) Hadoop
9 64 (6.26%) Relational Database
10 30 (2.94%) Apache Hive
11 28 (2.74%) HBase
11 28 (2.74%) Impala
11 28 (2.74%) RDBMS
11 28 (2.74%) Sqoop
12 19 (1.86%) DB2
13 13 (1.27%) Oracle Database
14 12 (1.17%) SQLite
15 9 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
15 9 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 8 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 141 (13.80%) Jenkins
2 140 (13.70%) JUnit
3 99 (9.69%) Git (software)
4 92 (9.00%) Hudson
5 90 (8.81%) Selenium
6 88 (8.61%) Maven
7 79 (7.73%) JBehave
8 69 (6.75%) Cucumber
9 51 (4.99%) Ant
10 47 (4.60%) RSpec
11 45 (4.40%) Eclipse
12 37 (3.62%) WATIR
13 33 (3.23%) JIRA
14 24 (2.35%) Gradle
15 19 (1.86%) Team Foundation Server
16 16 (1.57%) Subversion
16 16 (1.57%) WebDriver
17 14 (1.37%) Visual Studio
18 12 (1.17%) Vagrant
19 10 (0.98%) SoapUI
General
1 130 (12.72%) Finance
2 94 (9.20%) Retail
3 53 (5.19%) Billing
4 35 (3.42%) Telecoms
5 33 (3.23%) Marketing
6 30 (2.94%) Banking
7 17 (1.66%) Manufacturing
8 15 (1.47%) Games
9 11 (1.08%) Advertising
10 10 (0.98%) Financial Institution
10 10 (0.98%) Retail Banking
11 8 (0.78%) Publishing
12 5 (0.49%) Electronics
12 5 (0.49%) Military
13 4 (0.39%) Back Office
13 4 (0.39%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.29%) Legal
15 2 (0.20%) Automotive
15 2 (0.20%) German Language
16 1 (0.098%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 589 (57.63%) Developer
2 359 (35.13%) Java Developer
3 151 (14.77%) Senior Developer
4 111 (10.86%) Senior Java Developer
5 91 (8.90%) Software Developer
6 68 (6.65%) Architect
7 55 (5.38%) Analyst
7 55 (5.38%) Software Engineer
8 52 (5.09%) Lead Developer
9 50 (4.89%) Graduate
9 50 (4.89%) Junior
10 46 (4.50%) Java Software Developer
11 43 (4.21%) Development Manager
12 41 (4.01%) Administrator
12 41 (4.01%) Junior Developer
13 40 (3.91%) Agile Developer
14 39 (3.82%) Agile Java Developer
15 37 (3.62%) Solutions Architect
16 35 (3.42%) Applications Support
16 35 (3.42%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 369 (36.11%) HTML
2 283 (27.69%) Spring
3 254 (24.85%) CSS
4 227 (22.21%) XML
5 203 (19.86%) .NET
6 188 (18.40%) Web Services
7 179 (17.51%) Hibernate
8 144 (14.09%) jQuery
9 142 (13.89%) RESTful
10 129 (12.62%) REST
11 123 (12.04%) HTML5
11 123 (12.04%) J2EE
12 122 (11.94%) Java EE
13 112 (10.96%) SOAP
14 109 (10.67%) JMS
15 98 (9.59%) AngularJS
16 94 (9.20%) Ajax
17 91 (8.90%) JSON
18 90 (8.81%) JPA
19 86 (8.41%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 143 (13.99%) Mobile App
2 127 (12.43%) Computer Science
3 105 (10.27%) Mathematics
4 87 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
5 67 (6.56%) Enterprise Software
6 60 (5.87%) Artificial Intelligence
7 34 (3.33%) Smart Meter
8 20 (1.96%) Management Information System
8 20 (1.96%) User Experience
9 17 (1.66%) Social Media
10 16 (1.57%) Physics
11 15 (1.47%) Fat Client
11 15 (1.47%) Thin Client
12 14 (1.37%) Driving Licence
13 13 (1.27%) Data Structures
13 13 (1.27%) N-Tier
14 12 (1.17%) Algorithms
15 9 (0.88%) Client/Server
16 7 (0.68%) iPad
16 7 (0.68%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 146 (14.29%) Linux
2 108 (10.57%) Android
3 87 (8.51%) Windows
4 80 (7.83%) Unix
5 76 (7.44%) Apple iOS
6 16 (1.57%) Windows Server
7 10 (0.98%) Windows Mobile
8 7 (0.68%) CentOS
9 6 (0.59%) Mac OS
10 5 (0.49%) Embedded Linux
10 5 (0.49%) Windows XP
11 4 (0.39%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.20%) Solaris
12 2 (0.20%) SUSE
12 2 (0.20%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.098%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 458 (44.81%) Agile Software Development
2 259 (25.34%) Scrum
3 215 (21.04%) Software Engineering
4 199 (19.47%) TDD
5 193 (18.88%) OO
6 184 (18.00%) Continuous Integration
7 152 (14.87%) Mentoring
8 150 (14.68%) MVC
9 140 (13.70%) SOA
10 110 (10.76%) Unit Testing
11 108 (10.57%) Open Source
12 86 (8.41%) Web Development
13 85 (8.32%) SDLC
14 84 (8.22%) Dependency Injection
15 80 (7.83%) OOP
16 78 (7.63%) Functional Testing
17 76 (7.44%) CRM
18 67 (6.56%) DSDM
19 64 (6.26%) Kanban
20 61 (5.97%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 425 (41.59%) SQL
2 398 (38.94%) JavaScript
3 218 (21.33%) C#
4 127 (12.43%) Python
5 113 (11.06%) PHP
6 96 (9.39%) Scala
7 91 (8.90%) C++
8 87 (8.51%) Ruby
9 55 (5.38%) Clojure
10 49 (4.79%) VB.NET
11 40 (3.91%) Objective-C
12 39 (3.82%) PL/SQL
13 37 (3.62%) Shell Script
14 33 (3.23%) C
15 31 (3.03%) Groovy
16 27 (2.64%) Apple Swift
16 27 (2.64%) VB
17 22 (2.15%) Perl
18 17 (1.66%) Go
19 13 (1.27%) VB6
Qualifications
1 324 (31.70%) Degree
2 24 (2.35%) Sun Certification
3 17 (1.66%) ISTQB
4 15 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 15 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (0.88%) PhD
6 8 (0.78%) SC Cleared
6 8 (0.78%) Security Cleared
7 5 (0.49%) DBS Check
7 5 (0.49%) ISEB
8 4 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (0.20%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.20%) HND
11 1 (0.098%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (7.53%) QA
2 7 (0.68%) SLA
3 6 (0.59%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.098%) Basel II
4 1 (0.098%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.098%) DICOM
4 1 (0.098%) HL7
4 1 (0.098%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.098%) SDET
System Software
1 52 (5.09%) Docker
2 28 (2.74%) Apache Flume
2 28 (2.74%) HDFS
3 17 (1.66%) Active Directory
4 14 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.49%) Xen
6 4 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (0.29%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.20%) zsh
9 1 (0.098%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 49 (4.79%) Puppet
2 28 (2.74%) Hadoop YARN
2 28 (2.74%) Oozie
3 6 (0.59%) Grafana
3 6 (0.59%) Graphite
3 6 (0.59%) Packer
3 6 (0.59%) Terraform
3 6 (0.59%) Uchiwa
4 5 (0.49%) Ansible
5 4 (0.39%) Kubernetes
5 4 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (0.20%) TIBCO Hawk
7 1 (0.098%) Nagios
Vendors
1 230 (22.50%) Oracle
2 59 (5.77%) Microsoft
3 47 (4.60%) ServiceNow
4 40 (3.91%) Facebook
4 40 (3.91%) Twitter
5 30 (2.94%) SAP
6 29 (2.84%) Cloudera
7 28 (2.74%) Hortonworks
7 28 (2.74%) MapR
8 25 (2.45%) Google
9 24 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
10 22 (2.15%) IBM
11 18 (1.76%) VMware
12 16 (1.57%) Atlassian
13 15 (1.47%) Pega
14 13 (1.27%) Adobe
15 12 (1.17%) Sun
16 11 (1.08%) MuleSoft
16 11 (1.08%) Xamarin
17 7 (0.68%) WSO2
West Midlands
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 33k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus bonus etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Talent Spa
Salary: £20k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + FANTASTIC BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Stratospherec
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum plus good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + FANTASTIC BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salaries on offer - please contact for details
Posted: 5 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Kwalee
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37088.00 - £52387.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rugby, Warwickshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits 10% Bonus - Flex Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago