The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 19 8 14
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Permanent jobs citing Java 3 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 3.33% 13.85% 11.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.67% 25.71% 15.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 11
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +28.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £22,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £55,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Java
Worcestershire

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

Programming Languages Category
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
45 35 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 50.00% 53.85% 76.34%
Number of salaries quoted 43 31 71
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,300 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,800 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

Java
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

Java Salary Trend in Worcester

Java
Salary Histogram in Worcester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Worcester region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Worcester

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) Perl
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) VB
2 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) JBoss
2 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 2 (28.57%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) Spring
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) Ajax
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 1 (14.29%) VBScript
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) Ant
3 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 1 (14.29%) EJB
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) OOP

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
1 2 (28.57%) JBoss
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 1 (14.29%) GlassFish
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Solr
2 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Ant
1 1 (14.29%) CruiseControl
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
1 1 (14.29%) Mercurial
1 1 (14.29%) Hudson
1 1 (14.29%) Artifactory
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (14.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Architect
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP LAMP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) Spring
2 2 (28.57%) Ajax
3 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
3 1 (14.29%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (14.29%) EJB
3 1 (14.29%) LAMP
3 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) VSAM
1 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) OOP
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) SOA
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Perl
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) VB
2 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
2 2 (28.57%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) C
3 1 (14.29%) VBScript
3 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) VMware