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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 18 16 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 5 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 6.41% 16.67% 8.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.36% 21.92% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 4
Average salary £22,000 £23,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.38% -24.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,400 £19,000 £19,800
10% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £37,500 £36,750
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
44 73 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 56.41% 76.04% 65.75%
Number of salaries quoted 37 71 45
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,500 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 21 April 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) PHP
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) MySQL
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) UNIX
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Apache
2 6 (85.71%) Tomcat
2 6 (85.71%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) Blackberry
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) Android
2 6 (85.71%) iPhone
2 6 (85.71%) iPad
2 6 (85.71%) Mobile App
2 6 (85.71%) Android Development
2 6 (85.71%) iOS Development
3 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) WSDL
4 2 (28.57%) Spring
4 2 (28.57%) Spring MVC
4 2 (28.57%) XSD
4 2 (28.57%) JDBC
5 1 (14.29%) C++
5 1 (14.29%) MS Office
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) HNC
5 1 (14.29%) HND
5 1 (14.29%) Flash

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 6 (85.71%) Apache
1 6 (85.71%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Java Developer
3 4 (57.14%) Graduate
3 4 (57.14%) Graduate Developer
4 3 (42.86%) Graduate Java Developer
5 2 (28.57%) Trainee Java Developer
5 2 (28.57%) Trainee Developer
5 2 (28.57%) Trainee
6 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
6 1 (14.29%) Tester
6 1 (14.29%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) XSD
2 2 (28.57%) WSDL
2 2 (28.57%) Spring
2 2 (28.57%) Spring MVC
2 2 (28.57%) JDBC
3 1 (14.29%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Blackberry
1 6 (85.71%) iPhone
1 6 (85.71%) iPad
1 6 (85.71%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) UNIX
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) MVC
1 6 (85.71%) Android Development
1 6 (85.71%) iOS Development
2 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Test Management
2 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) PHP
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) NVQ Level 4
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (14.29%) HNC
2 1 (14.29%) HND
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle