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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 8 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Permanent jobs citing Java 11 5 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 11.83% 6.94% 16.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.50% 12.20% 21.69%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 18
Average salary £35,000 £22,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+59.09% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £18,400 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,800 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
40 41 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 43.01% 56.94% 75.45%
Number of salaries quoted 34 35 81
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £22,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,800 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 30 April 2016, 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 11 (78.57%) Web Services
1 11 (78.57%) Degree
1 11 (78.57%) Mobile App
2 9 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (64.29%) Software Testing
2 9 (64.29%) Test Management
3 8 (57.14%) Oracle
3 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 6 (42.86%) XML
4 6 (42.86%) QA
4 6 (42.86%) Defect Management
4 6 (42.86%) Test Planning
5 5 (35.71%) Driving Licence
5 5 (35.71%) Spring MVC
5 5 (35.71%) WSDL
5 5 (35.71%) Spring
5 5 (35.71%) XSD
5 5 (35.71%) MVC
5 5 (35.71%) SQL
5 5 (35.71%) MySQL
5 5 (35.71%) JDBC
6 3 (21.43%) C++
6 3 (21.43%) MS Project
6 3 (21.43%) MS Office
6 3 (21.43%) Flash
6 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
6 3 (21.43%) Client/Server
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (21.43%) Atlassian

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
1 3 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (21.43%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (35.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
1 5 (35.71%) Java Developer
1 5 (35.71%) Java Mobile Developer
1 5 (35.71%) Test Leader
2 3 (21.43%) QA Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) QA Leader
2 3 (21.43%) QA Test Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) QA Tester
2 3 (21.43%) Software QA Tester
2 3 (21.43%) Software Test Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Software Tester
2 3 (21.43%) Team Leader
2 3 (21.43%) Test Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Test Team Leader
2 3 (21.43%) Tester
3 2 (14.29%) Lead Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Mobile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) Web Services
2 6 (42.86%) XML
3 5 (35.71%) JDBC
3 5 (35.71%) Spring
3 5 (35.71%) Spring MVC
3 5 (35.71%) WSDL
3 5 (35.71%) XSD
4 3 (21.43%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 11 (78.57%) Mobile App
2 9 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (35.71%) Driving Licence
4 3 (21.43%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Software Testing
1 9 (64.29%) Test Management
2 6 (42.86%) Defect Management
2 6 (42.86%) Test Planning
3 5 (35.71%) MVC
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
4 3 (21.43%) Time Management
4 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) ISTQB
2 3 (21.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 3 (21.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Atlassian
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
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