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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 26 20 28
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Permanent jobs citing Java 18 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 8.45% 8.33% 9.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.41% 13.83% 13.61%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 19
Average salary £30,250 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.57% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
145 94 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 68.08% 60.26% 66.52%
Number of salaries quoted 134 82 142
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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
Worcester -6 9 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Malvern -3 5 £21,500 -38.57% 1
Evesham - 4 £46,250 -
Java
West Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 19 (61.29%) JavaScript
2 14 (45.16%) Tomcat
3 13 (41.94%) Oracle
3 13 (41.94%) Linux
4 12 (38.71%) MySQL
4 12 (38.71%) Spring
4 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
5 11 (35.48%) Python
5 11 (35.48%) Perl
5 11 (35.48%) PHP
6 10 (32.26%) C++
6 10 (32.26%) J2EE
6 10 (32.26%) Windows
6 10 (32.26%) JBoss
6 10 (32.26%) MVC
6 10 (32.26%) Hibernate
6 10 (32.26%) Spring MVC
7 9 (29.03%) OO
8 8 (25.81%) RDBMS
8 8 (25.81%) VMware
8 8 (25.81%) .NET
8 8 (25.81%) VBScript
8 8 (25.81%) Ant
8 8 (25.81%) BIG-IP
8 8 (25.81%) Maven
8 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (25.81%) CruiseControl
8 8 (25.81%) Degree
8 8 (25.81%) PowerShell
8 8 (25.81%) Mercurial

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 14 (45.16%) Tomcat
2 10 (32.26%) JBoss
3 6 (19.35%) Apache Solr
3 6 (19.35%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (16.13%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (9.68%) Apache
6 2 (6.45%) GlassFish
7 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Office
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) BIG-IP
2 1 (3.23%) LAN
2 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) MySQL
2 8 (25.81%) RDBMS
2 8 (25.81%) Relational Database
3 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Ant
1 8 (25.81%) Maven
1 8 (25.81%) Mercurial
1 8 (25.81%) Hudson
1 8 (25.81%) Artifactory
1 8 (25.81%) Jenkins
1 8 (25.81%) CruiseControl
2 1 (3.23%) Subversion
2 1 (3.23%) PVCS
2 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.23%) Toad
General
1 1 (3.23%) Electronics
1 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
1 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
1 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (74.19%) Developer
2 12 (38.71%) Junior
3 10 (32.26%) Java Developer
4 9 (29.03%) Junior Developer
5 6 (19.35%) Programmer
6 5 (16.13%) Administrator
6 5 (16.13%) Senior Developer
6 5 (16.13%) Software Developer
6 5 (16.13%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (9.68%) PHP Programmer
7 3 (9.68%) Web Programmer
7 3 (9.68%) Graduate
7 3 (9.68%) PHP Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Junior Java Developer
7 3 (9.68%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 3 (9.68%) DevOps Administrator
8 2 (6.45%) Java Programmer
8 2 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (6.45%) Junior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) Spring
2 10 (32.26%) Hibernate
2 10 (32.26%) Spring MVC
2 10 (32.26%) J2EE
3 8 (25.81%) .NET
4 5 (16.13%) Web Services
5 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
5 3 (9.68%) jQuery
5 3 (9.68%) Ajax
5 3 (9.68%) LAMP
5 3 (9.68%) Android SDK
6 2 (6.45%) EJB 3.0
6 2 (6.45%) EJB
6 2 (6.45%) CSS
6 2 (6.45%) HTML
7 1 (3.23%) JMS
7 1 (3.23%) JSP
7 1 (3.23%) JSF
7 1 (3.23%) Java SE
7 1 (3.23%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
1 5 (16.13%) Mobile App
2 3 (9.68%) Digital Media
2 3 (9.68%) Mathematics
2 3 (9.68%) Physics
3 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Linux
2 10 (32.26%) Windows
3 5 (16.13%) Android
3 5 (16.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Software Engineering
2 10 (32.26%) MVC
3 9 (29.03%) OO
4 8 (25.81%) DevOps
4 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (19.35%) Unit Testing
6 5 (16.13%) Software Deployment
7 4 (12.90%) Project Management
8 3 (9.68%) OOP
8 3 (9.68%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (9.68%) Android Development
8 3 (9.68%) iOS Development
9 2 (6.45%) Requirements Management
9 2 (6.45%) Project Planning
9 2 (6.45%) Web Development
9 2 (6.45%) UML
10 1 (3.23%) Programme Management
10 1 (3.23%) OOA/OOD
10 1 (3.23%) ERP
10 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) JavaScript
2 11 (35.48%) Perl
2 11 (35.48%) PHP
2 11 (35.48%) Python
3 10 (32.26%) C++
4 8 (25.81%) PowerShell
4 8 (25.81%) VBScript
5 6 (19.35%) C#
6 5 (16.13%) PL/SQL
6 5 (16.13%) SQL
7 3 (9.68%) C
7 3 (9.68%) VB
7 3 (9.68%) VB.NET
7 3 (9.68%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) vSphere
1 8 (25.81%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Oracle
2 8 (25.81%) VMware
3 1 (3.23%) SAP
3 1 (3.23%) Apple
Malvern, Worcestershire
Hudson IT
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 11 days ago
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QA Limited
Salary: £120.00 per week
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago