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

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
England / West Midlands
Rank 21 16 28
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Permanent jobs citing Java 402 532 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.58% 9.08% 6.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.72% 20.83% 14.34%
Number of salaries quoted 330 431 321
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £66,000 £54,750
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +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
2147 2554 2440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 45.85% 43.57% 48.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1844 2202 2182
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 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 19 February 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 February 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 +7 177 £45,000 +5.88% 29
Coventry -2 62 £47,500 +6.74% 6
Warwickshire -9 56 £45,000 -14.28% 3
Shropshire +20 39 £43,750 +29.62% 7
Staffordshire -1 22 £35,500 -11.25% 4
Solihull +1 16 £32,500 -27.77% 1
Worcestershire -33 14 £47,500 +35.71% 5
Halesowen - 3 £23,000 -
Dudley +9 2 £37,500 +36.36%
Wolverhampton +7 1 £36,000 +30.90%
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 409 (46.74%) Agile Software Development
2 305 (34.86%) JavaScript
3 272 (31.09%) HTML
4 216 (24.69%) SQL
5 201 (22.97%) Linux
6 188 (21.49%) CSS
7 185 (21.14%) C#
8 180 (20.57%) Finance
9 170 (19.43%) Web Services
10 161 (18.40%) Scrum
11 159 (18.17%) .NET
12 150 (17.14%) Spring
13 149 (17.03%) J2EE
14 146 (16.69%) OO
15 143 (16.34%) Software Engineering
16 126 (14.40%) TDD
16 126 (14.40%) XML
17 122 (13.94%) Python
17 122 (13.94%) Degree
18 116 (13.26%) PHP
19 112 (12.80%) SQL Server
20 111 (12.69%) Oracle
21 109 (12.46%) MVC
22 106 (12.11%) AngularJS
23 105 (12.00%) HTML5
24 103 (11.77%) REST
24 103 (11.77%) OOP
25 102 (11.66%) Git (software)
26 97 (11.09%) Apache
27 92 (10.51%) 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 97 (11.09%) Apache
2 65 (7.43%) JBoss
3 58 (6.63%) Tomcat
4 55 (6.29%) Apache Spark
5 35 (4.00%) WebLogic
5 35 (4.00%) WebSphere
6 20 (2.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 13 (1.49%) GlassFish
7 13 (1.49%) lighttpd
8 12 (1.37%) Apache Pig
9 11 (1.26%) Elasticsearch
10 10 (1.14%) nginx
10 10 (1.14%) WebSphere Application Server
11 9 (1.03%) MS Exchange
12 7 (0.80%) IIS
12 7 (0.80%) WordPress
13 6 (0.69%) Drupal
14 5 (0.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 5 (0.57%) SharePoint
15 4 (0.46%) WildFly
Applications
1 22 (2.51%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.91%) MS Project
3 6 (0.69%) MS Office
3 6 (0.69%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.11%) Blender
4 1 (0.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 17 (1.94%) Magento
2 8 (0.91%) NetSuite
3 5 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.46%) SAP MII
5 3 (0.34%) BusinessWorks
5 3 (0.34%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.23%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 2 (0.23%) Northgate Housing
7 1 (0.11%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.11%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 70 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (2.74%) SaaS
3 19 (2.17%) GitHub
4 15 (1.71%) AWS CloudFormation
5 14 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (1.03%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (1.03%) Google Play
8 7 (0.80%) Google App Engine
9 3 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.23%) AdWords
11 1 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 1 (0.11%) Amazon CloudSearch
11 1 (0.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.11%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.74%) TCP/IP
2 23 (2.63%) Internet
3 22 (2.51%) HTTP
4 17 (1.94%) ATM
5 14 (1.60%) SSL
6 12 (1.37%) LAN
7 10 (1.14%) Kerberos
8 9 (1.03%) Wireless
9 8 (0.91%) Firewall
9 8 (0.91%) Intranet
10 7 (0.80%) Bluetooth
10 7 (0.80%) DNS
11 5 (0.57%) HTTPS
11 5 (0.57%) LDAP
11 5 (0.57%) Skype
12 4 (0.46%) X.509
12 4 (0.46%) ZigBee
13 3 (0.34%) DHCP
13 3 (0.34%) VPN
13 3 (0.34%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (12.80%) SQL Server
2 77 (8.80%) Big Data
3 73 (8.34%) MySQL
4 63 (7.20%) Hadoop
5 49 (5.60%) Relational Database
6 42 (4.80%) NoSQL
7 40 (4.57%) MongoDB
8 37 (4.23%) DB2
9 27 (3.09%) Apache Cassandra
9 27 (3.09%) RDBMS
10 24 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
11 12 (1.37%) Apache Hive
12 11 (1.26%) Oracle Database
13 6 (0.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 6 (0.69%) Oracle Database 10g
13 6 (0.69%) Riak
14 5 (0.57%) SQLite
15 4 (0.46%) Neo4j
15 4 (0.46%) Oracle OWB
15 4 (0.46%) Redis
Development Applications
1 102 (11.66%) Git (software)
2 80 (9.14%) Selenium
3 61 (6.97%) JUnit
4 50 (5.71%) Jenkins
5 46 (5.26%) Maven
6 41 (4.69%) JIRA
7 34 (3.89%) Subversion
8 32 (3.66%) Cucumber
9 23 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
10 20 (2.29%) Ant
11 19 (2.17%) Gradle
12 18 (2.06%) Android Studio
12 18 (2.06%) Eclipse
13 17 (1.94%) Visual Studio
13 17 (1.94%) WebDriver
14 16 (1.83%) Xcode
15 15 (1.71%) Mercurial
15 15 (1.71%) Vagrant
16 13 (1.49%) SoapUI
17 11 (1.26%) DbUnit
General
1 180 (20.57%) Finance
2 82 (9.37%) Retail
3 74 (8.46%) Banking
4 41 (4.69%) Marketing
5 38 (4.34%) Telecoms
6 20 (2.29%) Advertising
7 17 (1.94%) Publishing
8 13 (1.49%) Electronics
9 10 (1.14%) Games
9 10 (1.14%) Retail Banking
10 9 (1.03%) Billing
11 8 (0.91%) International Banking
12 4 (0.46%) Back Office
13 3 (0.34%) Law
13 3 (0.34%) Legal
13 3 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.23%) Automotive
14 2 (0.23%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.23%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 472 (53.94%) Developer
2 251 (28.69%) Java Developer
3 63 (7.20%) Graduate
4 59 (6.74%) Graduate Developer
5 56 (6.40%) Software Engineer
6 52 (5.94%) Senior Developer
7 51 (5.83%) Architect
8 50 (5.71%) Junior
9 49 (5.60%) JavaScript Developer
10 43 (4.91%) Junior Developer
11 42 (4.80%) Senior Java Developer
12 40 (4.57%) HTML Developer
12 40 (4.57%) PHP Developer
12 40 (4.57%) Software Developer
13 38 (4.34%) Analyst
14 37 (4.23%) Consultant
15 36 (4.11%) Development Manager
16 35 (4.00%) C# Developer
17 32 (3.66%) Java Engineer
17 32 (3.66%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 272 (31.09%) HTML
2 188 (21.49%) CSS
3 170 (19.43%) Web Services
4 159 (18.17%) .NET
5 150 (17.14%) Spring
6 149 (17.03%) J2EE
7 126 (14.40%) XML
8 106 (12.11%) AngularJS
9 105 (12.00%) HTML5
10 103 (11.77%) REST
11 92 (10.51%) SOAP
12 82 (9.37%) RESTful
13 80 (9.14%) Hibernate
14 65 (7.43%) jQuery
15 52 (5.94%) Java EE
15 52 (5.94%) Node.js
16 51 (5.83%) ASP.NET
17 48 (5.49%) JSON
18 41 (4.69%) JMS
19 38 (4.34%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 81 (9.26%) Computer Science
2 59 (6.74%) Enterprise Software
2 59 (6.74%) Fintech
3 51 (5.83%) Mobile App
4 45 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (3.09%) User Experience
6 17 (1.94%) Inversion of Control
6 17 (1.94%) Mathematics
7 15 (1.71%) N-Tier
8 9 (1.03%) Algorithms
8 9 (1.03%) Data Structures
8 9 (1.03%) Physics
8 9 (1.03%) Replication
9 8 (0.91%) Linux Command Line
10 7 (0.80%) Hedge funds
11 6 (0.69%) Embedded Systems
11 6 (0.69%) iSeries
11 6 (0.69%) Performance Metrics
11 6 (0.69%) Smart Home
12 5 (0.57%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 201 (22.97%) Linux
2 81 (9.26%) Unix
3 79 (9.03%) Windows
4 54 (6.17%) Android
5 38 (4.34%) Apple iOS
6 16 (1.83%) Ubuntu
7 15 (1.71%) CentOS
8 12 (1.37%) Windows Server
9 8 (0.91%) Mac OS
10 5 (0.57%) Windows 10
11 4 (0.46%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.46%) Solaris
11 4 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.34%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.34%) Windows Phone
12 3 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.23%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.11%) Debian
14 1 (0.11%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 409 (46.74%) Agile Software Development
2 161 (18.40%) Scrum
3 146 (16.69%) OO
4 143 (16.34%) Software Engineering
5 126 (14.40%) TDD
6 109 (12.46%) MVC
7 103 (11.77%) OOP
8 87 (9.94%) SDLC
9 86 (9.83%) Continuous Integration
10 76 (8.69%) Open Source
11 75 (8.57%) SOA
12 69 (7.89%) Mentoring
13 65 (7.43%) BDD
13 65 (7.43%) Web Development
14 54 (6.17%) High Availability
15 53 (6.06%) Unit Testing
16 51 (5.83%) Project Management
17 47 (5.37%) Microservices
18 46 (5.26%) Automated Testing
19 42 (4.80%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 305 (34.86%) JavaScript
2 216 (24.69%) SQL
3 185 (21.14%) C#
4 122 (13.94%) Python
5 116 (13.26%) PHP
6 91 (10.40%) C++
7 59 (6.74%) Scala
8 50 (5.71%) Ruby
9 42 (4.80%) C
10 36 (4.11%) Objective-C
11 24 (2.74%) Bash Shell
11 24 (2.74%) Go
12 20 (2.29%) VB.NET
13 17 (1.94%) Erlang
13 17 (1.94%) Groovy
14 15 (1.71%) Perl
14 15 (1.71%) T-SQL
15 14 (1.60%) Apple Swift
15 14 (1.60%) VB
16 12 (1.37%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 122 (13.94%) Degree
2 13 (1.49%) Security Cleared
3 12 (1.37%) ISEB
4 11 (1.26%) ISTQB
4 11 (1.26%) SC Cleared
5 10 (1.14%) Sun Certification
6 7 (0.80%) HND
6 7 (0.80%) PMI Certification
7 5 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.46%) ISEB Practitioner
9 3 (0.34%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 3 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.34%) PMP
10 2 (0.23%) CSQA
10 2 (0.23%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.11%) CREST Certified
11 1 (0.11%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.11%) GIAC
11 1 (0.11%) GREM
11 1 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (10.51%) QA
2 7 (0.80%) SDET
3 2 (0.23%) SLA
4 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 47 (5.37%) Docker
2 36 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (1.71%) VirtualBox
4 12 (1.37%) HDFS
5 8 (0.91%) vSphere
6 4 (0.46%) Active Directory
6 4 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.11%) Ceph
8 1 (0.11%) Firmware
8 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.11%) KVM
8 1 (0.11%) Snort
8 1 (0.11%) Varnish
8 1 (0.11%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 35 (4.00%) Puppet
2 23 (2.63%) Nagios
3 20 (2.29%) Terraform
4 18 (2.06%) Kubernetes
5 15 (1.71%) Consul
5 15 (1.71%) Docker Swarm
5 15 (1.71%) Mesos
5 15 (1.71%) StatsD
6 12 (1.37%) Hadoop YARN
7 11 (1.26%) Ansible
8 10 (1.14%) Oozie
9 9 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (0.34%) Graphite
10 3 (0.34%) TIBCO Hawk
11 2 (0.23%) Kibana
11 2 (0.23%) logstash
11 2 (0.23%) Netcool
11 2 (0.23%) Netcool/OMNIbus
11 2 (0.23%) SCOM
11 2 (0.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 111 (12.69%) Oracle
2 47 (5.37%) VMware
3 45 (5.14%) Microsoft
4 42 (4.80%) Google
5 20 (2.29%) ServiceNow
6 17 (1.94%) IBM
7 16 (1.83%) New Relic
7 16 (1.83%) Sybase
8 13 (1.49%) Adobe
8 13 (1.49%) Citrix
9 12 (1.37%) SAP
10 11 (1.26%) SolarWinds
11 10 (1.14%) Sun
12 8 (0.91%) Veeam
12 8 (0.91%) webMethods
13 7 (0.80%) Dynatrace
13 7 (0.80%) Facebook
13 7 (0.80%) Twitter
14 5 (0.57%) Appcelerator
14 5 (0.57%) Nimsoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Evesham, Worcestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k to 55k DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £35k - £60k plus competitive package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Martin & Conley
Salary: COMPETITIVE SALARY + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 11 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Additional Benefits!
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + car allowance + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Excellent
Posted: 6 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Remote working
Posted: 4 days ago