The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 8 20 16
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs citing Java 22 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 18.49% 5.74% 7.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.88% 10.94% 10.94%
Number of salaries quoted 22 5 7
Median salary £36,750 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.33% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.19% +2.35%
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
85 64 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 71.43% 52.46% 68.09%
Number of salaries quoted 79 47 62
Median salary £34,250 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £29,051 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,000 £43,750
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Wolverhampton region citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 July 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 29 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 Wolverhampton region with a requirement for Java.

1 30 (90.91%) Web Services
2 28 (84.85%) Degree
3 27 (81.82%) Mobile App
4 18 (54.55%) Oracle
4 18 (54.55%) SQL Server
5 17 (51.52%) SQL
5 17 (51.52%) MVC
6 16 (48.48%) Spring MVC
6 16 (48.48%) Spring
6 16 (48.48%) Software Testing
7 15 (45.45%) XSD
7 15 (45.45%) WSDL
7 15 (45.45%) JDBC
7 15 (45.45%) MySQL
8 14 (42.42%) XML
8 14 (42.42%) Driving Licence
9 13 (39.39%) Defect Management
9 13 (39.39%) Test Planning
9 13 (39.39%) QA
10 10 (30.30%) Automated Testing
11 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (18.18%) Test Management
12 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
13 3 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (9.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 3 (9.09%) Flash
13 3 (9.09%) Client/Server
13 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
13 3 (9.09%) C++
13 3 (9.09%) MS Project

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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:

Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.09%) MS Office
2 3 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (9.09%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 15 (45.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Developer
1 14 (42.42%) Java Developer
2 13 (39.39%) Software Tester
2 13 (39.39%) Tester
3 10 (30.30%) Automation Tester
4 9 (27.27%) Java Mobile Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Applications Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Java Applications Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Java Web Applications Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Mobile Web Applications Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Web Applications Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (9.09%) QA Tester
6 3 (9.09%) Software QA Tester
6 3 (9.09%) Team Leader
6 3 (9.09%) Test Leader
6 3 (9.09%) Test Team Leader
7 2 (6.06%) Mobile Tester
8 1 (3.03%) Technical Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (90.91%) Web Services
2 16 (48.48%) Spring
2 16 (48.48%) Spring MVC
3 15 (45.45%) JDBC
3 15 (45.45%) WSDL
3 15 (45.45%) XSD
4 14 (42.42%) XML
5 3 (9.09%) Flash
6 2 (6.06%) .NET
6 2 (6.06%) CSS
6 2 (6.06%) HTML
6 2 (6.06%) SOAP
7 1 (3.03%) Ajax
7 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
7 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (3.03%) Classic ASP
7 1 (3.03%) jQuery
7 1 (3.03%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 27 (81.82%) Mobile App
2 14 (42.42%) Driving Licence
3 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.09%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) MVC
2 16 (48.48%) Software Testing
3 13 (39.39%) Defect Management
3 13 (39.39%) Test Planning
4 10 (30.30%) Automated Testing
5 6 (18.18%) Test Management
6 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.09%) Test Scripting
6 3 (9.09%) Time Management
6 3 (9.09%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.03%) BDD
7 1 (3.03%) Line Management
7 1 (3.03%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (3.03%) SDLC
7 1 (3.03%) Secure Coding
7 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.03%) TDD
7 1 (3.03%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) C++
3 2 (6.06%) C#
4 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (84.85%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 3 (9.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 3 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (39.39%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) Oracle
2 3 (9.09%) Atlassian
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.03%) Google
3 1 (3.03%) MuleSoft