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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 17 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 2.27% - 2.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.00% - 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Average salary £35,000 - £17,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,589
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.45%
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
50 41 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 56.82% 64.06% 51.85%
Number of salaries quoted 50 38 40
Average salary £32,500 £31,000 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% -5.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £19,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,500 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) SQL
1 19 (100.00%) MySQL
1 19 (100.00%) Web Services
1 19 (100.00%) Apache
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
1 19 (100.00%) MVC
2 17 (89.47%) Degree
2 17 (89.47%) Tomcat
2 17 (89.47%) PHP
2 17 (89.47%) Oracle
2 17 (89.47%) SQL Server
2 17 (89.47%) UNIX
3 13 (68.42%) Spring MVC
3 13 (68.42%) Spring
4 11 (57.89%) WSDL
4 11 (57.89%) SSL
4 11 (57.89%) XSD
4 11 (57.89%) JDBC
5 6 (31.58%) OO
6 2 (10.53%) XPath
6 2 (10.53%) Maven
6 2 (10.53%) Objective-C
6 2 (10.53%) jQuery
6 2 (10.53%) iPhone
6 2 (10.53%) iOS Development
6 2 (10.53%) XSLT
6 2 (10.53%) STL
6 2 (10.53%) Struts
6 2 (10.53%) XML
6 2 (10.53%) JUnit

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) Apache
2 17 (89.47%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) MySQL
2 17 (89.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) JUnit
1 2 (10.53%) Maven
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Developer
1 17 (89.47%) Java Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Trainee
2 6 (31.58%) Graduate
3 2 (10.53%) Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) Web Services
2 13 (68.42%) Spring
2 13 (68.42%) Spring MVC
3 11 (57.89%) XSD
3 11 (57.89%) WSDL
3 11 (57.89%) JDBC
4 2 (10.53%) STL
4 2 (10.53%) Struts
4 2 (10.53%) XML
4 2 (10.53%) HTML
4 2 (10.53%) .NET
4 2 (10.53%) J2EE
4 2 (10.53%) CSS
4 2 (10.53%) XSLT
4 2 (10.53%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 17 (89.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) MVC
2 6 (31.58%) OO
3 2 (10.53%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) SQL
2 17 (89.47%) PHP
3 2 (10.53%) Objective-C
3 2 (10.53%) XPath
3 2 (10.53%) C++
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (89.47%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Oracle