The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 30 27 17
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Permanent jobs citing Java 20 20 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 7.78% 7.63% 12.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.56% 11.05% 19.18%
Number of salaries quoted 20 19 28
Average salary £26,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £52,000 £44,000
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 Worcestershire region.

Programming Languages Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
173 181 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 67.32% 69.08% 64.04%
Number of salaries quoted 170 161 129
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Java
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Java Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Java
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

Java
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Malvern +2 11 £25,000 -50.00%
Worcester - 6 £42,500 - 5
Redditch -14 2 £24,000 -36.00%
Evesham - 1 £37,500 -
Java
West Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 21 (53.85%) Software Engineering
2 18 (46.15%) C++
2 18 (46.15%) .NET
3 17 (43.59%) Windows
4 15 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 15 (38.46%) Degree
5 12 (30.77%) HTML
5 12 (30.77%) C#
5 12 (30.77%) HTML5
6 11 (28.21%) User Experience
6 11 (28.21%) Mentoring
6 11 (28.21%) WPF
6 11 (28.21%) Fat Client
6 11 (28.21%) MFC
6 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET
6 11 (28.21%) Thin Client
6 11 (28.21%) WinForms
7 8 (20.51%) Spring
7 8 (20.51%) MySQL
7 8 (20.51%) Linux
8 7 (17.95%) Open Source
9 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (15.38%) Computer Science
9 6 (15.38%) Mathematics
9 6 (15.38%) SDLC
10 5 (12.82%) SOAP
11 4 (10.26%) MVC
11 4 (10.26%) Hibernate
11 4 (10.26%) Scrum
11 4 (10.26%) C

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 3 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.13%) Apache
3 1 (2.56%) WordPress
3 1 (2.56%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) LAN
1 3 (7.69%) WAN
1 3 (7.69%) Network Security
2 2 (5.13%) Firewall
2 2 (5.13%) Wireless
3 1 (2.56%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.56%) FTP
3 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) MySQL
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Metasploit
2 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.56%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.56%) JUnit
2 1 (2.56%) Maven
2 1 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (41.03%) Software Engineer
2 15 (38.46%) Developer
3 13 (33.33%) Graduate
4 9 (23.08%) Java Developer
4 9 (23.08%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Junior
6 4 (10.26%) Team Leader
6 4 (10.26%) Senior Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Junior Software Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Graduate Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Java Team Leader
8 2 (5.13%) ScrumMaster
8 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Applications Support
8 2 (5.13%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Junior Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Applications Support Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) C# Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (46.15%) .NET
2 12 (30.77%) HTML
2 12 (30.77%) HTML5
3 11 (28.21%) WPF
3 11 (28.21%) WinForms
3 11 (28.21%) MFC
3 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET
4 8 (20.51%) Spring
5 5 (12.82%) SOAP
6 4 (10.26%) XML
6 4 (10.26%) Hibernate
7 3 (7.69%) REST
7 3 (7.69%) AngularJS
7 3 (7.69%) Web Services
8 2 (5.13%) Swing
8 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
8 2 (5.13%) jQuery
9 1 (2.56%) RESTful
9 1 (2.56%) iOS SDK
9 1 (2.56%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Thin Client
1 11 (28.21%) Fat Client
1 11 (28.21%) User Experience
2 6 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 6 (15.38%) Mathematics
3 4 (10.26%) Physics
4 3 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (43.59%) Windows
2 8 (20.51%) Linux
3 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.13%) UNIX
3 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) Software Engineering
2 11 (28.21%) Mentoring
3 7 (17.95%) Open Source
4 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.38%) SDLC
5 4 (10.26%) Line Management
5 4 (10.26%) TDD
5 4 (10.26%) SOA
5 4 (10.26%) MVC
5 4 (10.26%) Scrum
6 2 (5.13%) Information Security
6 2 (5.13%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.13%) OO
6 2 (5.13%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (5.13%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.13%) Kanban
6 2 (5.13%) Social Engineering
6 2 (5.13%) Coaching
7 1 (2.56%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (2.56%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (46.15%) C++
2 15 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 12 (30.77%) C#
4 4 (10.26%) C
5 3 (7.69%) Perl
5 3 (7.69%) PHP
6 2 (5.13%) SQL
6 2 (5.13%) Python
6 2 (5.13%) Ruby
7 1 (2.56%) Groovy
7 1 (2.56%) Apple Swift
7 1 (2.56%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (38.46%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Nessus
1 2 (5.13%) Nmap
Vendors
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle
1 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.56%) Apple
2 1 (2.56%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
Worcester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcestershire
Connectus
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Worcester
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Worcester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Worcester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago