The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 21 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Java 9 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 6.92% 2.33% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.04% 4.08% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 0
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Java
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
69 49 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 53.08% 56.98% 64.06%
Number of salaries quoted 51 49 38
Average salary £30,500 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.15% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Wolverhampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

Java
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Java Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

Java
Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Wolverhampton region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java.

1 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 7 (70.00%) C++
3 6 (60.00%) Games
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (40.00%) People Management
5 4 (40.00%) Test Management
5 4 (40.00%) Product Management
5 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
5 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (40.00%) HND
5 4 (40.00%) Flash
6 3 (30.00%) Client/Server
6 3 (30.00%) HNC
6 3 (30.00%) JIRA
6 3 (30.00%) QA
6 3 (30.00%) NVQ Level 4
6 3 (30.00%) Atlassian
7 2 (20.00%) Degree
7 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
7 2 (20.00%) Mobile Games
7 2 (20.00%) ISO 9001
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (20.00%) Linux
7 2 (20.00%) Web Services

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Project
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) JIRA
General
1 6 (60.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Test Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) QA Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) QA Test Manager
3 1 (10.00%) QA Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Production Manager
3 1 (10.00%) QA Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Flash
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) XSD
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) JDBC
3 1 (10.00%) WSDL
3 1 (10.00%) Spring
3 1 (10.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile Games
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (40.00%) Product Management
2 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Test Management
2 4 (40.00%) People Management
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (10.00%) Test Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C++
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) HND
1 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (30.00%) NVQ Level 4
2 3 (30.00%) HNC
3 2 (20.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) ISEB
4 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
2 2 (20.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Atlassian
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + parking
Posted: 6 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum + parking
Posted: 6 days ago