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

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 23 24 29
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java 436 446 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.13% 7.72% 6.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.66% 16.13% 13.19%
Number of salaries quoted 354 406 330
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £59,900 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
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
2617 2765 2707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 42.80% 47.87% 49.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2166 2488 2352
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,346 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.36% -

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 1 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 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 -16 135 £45,000 - 29
Warwickshire -1 74 £55,000 +15.78% 6
Coventry +1 57 £46,000 +5.74% 6
Staffordshire +13 56 £40,000 -33.33% 4
Worcestershire +11 25 £35,000 +7.69% 5
Shropshire +5 22 £36,469 +4.19% 7
Wolverhampton +13 20 £37,500 +134.37% 4
Solihull +12 7 £33,000 -17.50% 1
Herefordshire - 7 £22,500 - 4
Walsall -1 5 £75,000 +50.00%
Dudley +5 2 £25,000 +4.16%
West Bromwich -2 1 £50,000 +38.88%
Willenhall - 1 £37,500 -
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 481 (46.56%) Agile Software Development
2 433 (41.92%) SQL
3 394 (38.14%) JavaScript
4 343 (33.20%) HTML
5 327 (31.66%) Degree
6 313 (30.30%) Spring
7 274 (26.52%) Scrum
8 239 (23.14%) Software Engineering
9 231 (22.36%) XML
10 228 (22.07%) Oracle
11 225 (21.78%) .NET
12 224 (21.68%) CSS
13 218 (21.10%) C#
14 212 (20.52%) OO
15 209 (20.23%) TDD
16 208 (20.14%) Hibernate
17 203 (19.65%) MySQL
18 200 (19.36%) Continuous Integration
19 182 (17.62%) Web Services
20 173 (16.75%) Mentoring
21 161 (15.59%) Linux
22 160 (15.49%) SOA
23 158 (15.30%) PostgreSQL
24 156 (15.10%) JUnit
25 154 (14.91%) Jenkins
26 150 (14.52%) RESTful
27 144 (13.94%) Java EE
28 143 (13.84%) JBoss
29 135 (13.07%) jQuery
30 131 (12.68%) J2EE

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
1 143 (13.84%) JBoss
2 102 (9.87%) GlassFish
3 86 (8.33%) WildFly
4 85 (8.23%) Apache Spark
5 64 (6.20%) Apache
5 64 (6.20%) Tomcat
6 35 (3.39%) Apache Pig
7 30 (2.90%) WebSphere
8 29 (2.81%) SharePoint
9 27 (2.61%) CMS
10 22 (2.13%) WebLogic
11 18 (1.74%) Confluence
12 13 (1.26%) nginx
13 12 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
14 11 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
15 10 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
16 9 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
16 9 (0.87%) Mule
17 7 (0.68%) IIS
18 6 (0.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 39 (3.78%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.87%) HipChat
2 9 (0.87%) MS Office
3 6 (0.58%) MS Project
4 5 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (0.48%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.39%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.29%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.29%) SPSS
7 1 (0.097%) Blender
Business Applications
1 14 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.16%) Eloqua
3 5 (0.48%) SAP MII
3 5 (0.48%) Unit4 Business World
4 4 (0.39%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 4 (0.39%) Magento
4 4 (0.39%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.29%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.19%) BusinessWorks
6 2 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.19%) Summit
7 1 (0.097%) OpenText MBPM
7 1 (0.097%) OpenText Process Suite
7 1 (0.097%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.097%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.097%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 37 (3.58%) SaaS
2 33 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (1.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (0.87%) Google Analytics
5 8 (0.77%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 6 (0.58%) GitHub
7 5 (0.48%) Office 365
8 3 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.29%) Google Play
9 2 (0.19%) Amazon CloudSearch
9 2 (0.19%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 2 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.097%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.097%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (3.39%) TCP/IP
2 32 (3.10%) Internet
3 29 (2.81%) HTTP
4 23 (2.23%) SSL
5 15 (1.45%) Firewall
6 13 (1.26%) Skype
7 8 (0.77%) FTP
8 7 (0.68%) DNS
9 6 (0.58%) SMTP
10 4 (0.39%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (0.39%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (0.39%) PBX
10 4 (0.39%) VoIP
11 3 (0.29%) CTI
12 2 (0.19%) ATM
12 2 (0.19%) Kerberos
12 2 (0.19%) LAN
12 2 (0.19%) LDAP
12 2 (0.19%) OpenLDAP
12 2 (0.19%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (19.65%) MySQL
2 158 (15.30%) PostgreSQL
3 130 (12.58%) SQL Server
4 102 (9.87%) Big Data
5 88 (8.52%) Apache Cassandra
6 86 (8.33%) Hadoop
7 84 (8.13%) NoSQL
8 77 (7.45%) MongoDB
9 69 (6.68%) Relational Database
10 37 (3.58%) Apache Hive
11 35 (3.39%) Impala
11 35 (3.39%) Sqoop
12 31 (3.00%) HBase
13 28 (2.71%) RDBMS
14 22 (2.13%) DB2
15 15 (1.45%) Neo4j
16 12 (1.16%) Oracle Database
17 11 (1.06%) SQLite
18 10 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
19 8 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 156 (15.10%) JUnit
2 154 (14.91%) Jenkins
3 106 (10.26%) Hudson
4 93 (9.00%) Selenium
5 88 (8.52%) Git (software)
6 86 (8.33%) JBehave
7 80 (7.74%) Maven
8 71 (6.87%) Cucumber
9 60 (5.81%) RSpec
10 45 (4.36%) Eclipse
11 43 (4.16%) WATIR
12 41 (3.97%) Ant
12 41 (3.97%) JIRA
13 21 (2.03%) Gradle
14 15 (1.45%) Subversion
15 14 (1.36%) WebDriver
16 13 (1.26%) SoapUI
17 11 (1.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 11 (1.06%) gulp
18 10 (0.97%) Visual Studio
General
1 117 (11.33%) Finance
2 106 (10.26%) Retail
3 63 (6.10%) Billing
4 41 (3.97%) Telecoms
5 29 (2.81%) Banking
6 27 (2.61%) Marketing
7 20 (1.94%) Games
8 18 (1.74%) Manufacturing
9 12 (1.16%) Retail Banking
10 10 (0.97%) Advertising
11 8 (0.77%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.77%) Publishing
12 6 (0.58%) Back Office
13 5 (0.48%) Electronics
14 3 (0.29%) German Language
14 3 (0.29%) Legal
15 2 (0.19%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.19%) Italian Language
15 2 (0.19%) Russian Language
15 2 (0.19%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 576 (55.76%) Developer
2 381 (36.88%) Java Developer
3 156 (15.10%) Senior Developer
4 130 (12.58%) Senior Java Developer
5 81 (7.84%) Software Developer
6 69 (6.68%) Architect
7 65 (6.29%) Lead Developer
8 57 (5.52%) Analyst
9 56 (5.42%) Junior
9 56 (5.42%) Software Engineer
10 53 (5.13%) Agile Developer
11 51 (4.94%) Agile Java Developer
12 50 (4.84%) Graduate
13 49 (4.74%) Lead Java Developer
14 46 (4.45%) Development Manager
15 44 (4.26%) Administrator
15 44 (4.26%) Junior Developer
16 39 (3.78%) Java Engineer
17 38 (3.68%) Java Software Developer
18 36 (3.48%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 343 (33.20%) HTML
2 313 (30.30%) Spring
3 231 (22.36%) XML
4 225 (21.78%) .NET
5 224 (21.68%) CSS
6 208 (20.14%) Hibernate
7 182 (17.62%) Web Services
8 150 (14.52%) RESTful
9 144 (13.94%) Java EE
10 135 (13.07%) jQuery
11 131 (12.68%) J2EE
12 128 (12.39%) JMS
13 122 (11.81%) HTML5
14 119 (11.52%) REST
15 106 (10.26%) JPA
16 103 (9.97%) JAX-RS
17 98 (9.49%) Ajax
17 98 (9.49%) AngularJS
18 97 (9.39%) RESTEasy
18 97 (9.39%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 125 (12.10%) Mobile App
2 118 (11.42%) Computer Science
3 117 (11.33%) Mathematics
4 90 (8.71%) Analytical Skills
5 68 (6.58%) Artificial Intelligence
5 68 (6.58%) Enterprise Software
6 40 (3.87%) Smart Meter
7 22 (2.13%) Fat Client
7 22 (2.13%) Thin Client
8 20 (1.94%) User Experience
9 17 (1.65%) Social Media
10 14 (1.36%) Data Structures
10 14 (1.36%) N-Tier
10 14 (1.36%) Physics
11 13 (1.26%) Algorithms
12 12 (1.16%) Client/Server
13 11 (1.06%) Driving Licence
14 9 (0.87%) Management Information System
15 7 (0.68%) Internet of Things
15 7 (0.68%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 161 (15.59%) Linux
2 100 (9.68%) Android
3 91 (8.81%) Windows
4 83 (8.03%) Unix
5 69 (6.68%) Apple iOS
6 13 (1.26%) Windows Server
7 10 (0.97%) Windows Mobile
8 9 (0.87%) Mac OS X
9 7 (0.68%) CentOS
10 5 (0.48%) Embedded Linux
10 5 (0.48%) Windows XP
11 4 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.39%) Solaris
12 3 (0.29%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.19%) SUSE
13 2 (0.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 481 (46.56%) Agile Software Development
2 274 (26.52%) Scrum
3 239 (23.14%) Software Engineering
4 212 (20.52%) OO
5 209 (20.23%) TDD
6 200 (19.36%) Continuous Integration
7 173 (16.75%) Mentoring
8 160 (15.49%) SOA
9 129 (12.49%) MVC
10 127 (12.29%) Unit Testing
11 111 (10.75%) Open Source
12 100 (9.68%) Dependency Injection
13 78 (7.55%) Web Development
14 77 (7.45%) DSDM
15 74 (7.16%) Functional Testing
15 74 (7.16%) OOP
16 72 (6.97%) CRM
17 68 (6.58%) Analytics
17 68 (6.58%) Coaching
17 68 (6.58%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 433 (41.92%) SQL
2 394 (38.14%) JavaScript
3 218 (21.10%) C#
4 125 (12.10%) Python
5 108 (10.45%) Scala
6 101 (9.78%) C++
7 98 (9.49%) PHP
8 93 (9.00%) Ruby
9 57 (5.52%) Clojure
10 51 (4.94%) VB.NET
11 39 (3.78%) Groovy
12 38 (3.68%) PL/SQL
13 37 (3.58%) Shell Script
14 36 (3.48%) C
15 31 (3.00%) Objective-C
16 26 (2.52%) VB
17 25 (2.42%) Perl
18 19 (1.84%) Apple Swift
19 13 (1.26%) VB6
20 11 (1.06%) Go
Qualifications
1 327 (31.66%) Degree
2 20 (1.94%) Sun Certification
3 15 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (1.16%) PhD
4 12 (1.16%) SC Cleared
4 12 (1.16%) Security Cleared
5 11 (1.06%) ISTQB
6 9 (0.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (0.68%) DV Cleared
8 6 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.48%) DBS Check
10 4 (0.39%) ISEB
11 3 (0.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 2 (0.19%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (7.26%) QA
2 6 (0.58%) PCI DSS
2 6 (0.58%) SLA
3 2 (0.19%) Basel II
3 2 (0.19%) SDET
4 1 (0.097%) DICOM
4 1 (0.097%) HL7
4 1 (0.097%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 54 (5.23%) Docker
2 35 (3.39%) Apache Flume
3 31 (3.00%) HDFS
4 15 (1.45%) Active Directory
5 11 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (0.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 6 (0.58%) Xen
8 4 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (0.29%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.19%) zsh
11 1 (0.097%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 55 (5.32%) Puppet
2 35 (3.39%) Oozie
3 31 (3.00%) Hadoop YARN
4 5 (0.48%) Grafana
4 5 (0.48%) Graphite
4 5 (0.48%) Packer
4 5 (0.48%) Terraform
4 5 (0.48%) Uchiwa
5 3 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.19%) Ansible
6 2 (0.19%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.19%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (0.19%) TIBCO Hawk
7 1 (0.097%) Nagios
Vendors
1 228 (22.07%) Oracle
2 57 (5.52%) Microsoft
3 41 (3.97%) Facebook
3 41 (3.97%) Twitter
4 40 (3.87%) ServiceNow
5 35 (3.39%) Cloudera
6 34 (3.29%) Hortonworks
7 31 (3.00%) MapR
8 30 (2.90%) SAP
9 27 (2.61%) IBM
9 27 (2.61%) Pega
10 25 (2.42%) Atlassian
11 22 (2.13%) Google
12 16 (1.55%) VMware
13 15 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
14 14 (1.36%) Adobe
15 12 (1.16%) MuleSoft
16 11 (1.06%) Xamarin
17 9 (0.87%) Cisco
18 8 (0.77%) Sun
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus bonus etc.
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
onezeero.
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Flexi working, parking, pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nortech Management Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £34000 - £36000 per annum + parking, Flexi working pension
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 70000 - 75000
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £70,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hereford, Herefordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 10% bonus & more
Posted: 22 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £64000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hereford and Worcester
Creative Personnel
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Life/Health Cover, Bonus Scheme, G
Posted: 3 days ago
Hereford and Worcester
Creative Personnel
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Life/Health Cover, Bonus Scheme, G
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £200 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago