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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 25 16 29
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Permanent jobs citing Java 20 30 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 7.30% 12.99% 8.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.53% 19.87% 12.74%
Number of salaries quoted 19 30 20
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £43,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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
190 151 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 69.34% 65.37% 66.53%
Number of salaries quoted 169 136 138
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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
Redditch -4 10 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Malvern -5 5 £50,000 +17.64%
Droitwich -4 1 £30,000 -14.28%
Java
West Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 12 (42.86%) JBoss
2 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 9 (32.14%) HTML
2 9 (32.14%) Oracle
2 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
3 8 (28.57%) Spring
4 7 (25.00%) Maven
4 7 (25.00%) Degree
4 7 (25.00%) Hudson
4 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 7 (25.00%) Linux
4 7 (25.00%) XML
4 7 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 7 (25.00%) Eclipse
5 6 (21.43%) PHP
5 6 (21.43%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 6 (21.43%) VMware
6 5 (17.86%) BIG-IP
6 5 (17.86%) CruiseControl
6 5 (17.86%) Java EE
6 5 (17.86%) Software Deployment
6 5 (17.86%) DevOps
6 5 (17.86%) GlassFish
6 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
6 5 (17.86%) vSphere
6 5 (17.86%) Puppet
6 5 (17.86%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (17.86%) Perl
6 5 (17.86%) VBScript

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 7 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (17.86%) GlassFish
3 4 (14.29%) WebLogic
4 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
4 2 (7.14%) Big Data
5 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.57%) Hazelcast
5 1 (3.57%) Infinispan
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Maven
1 7 (25.00%) Hudson
1 7 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 7 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 5 (17.86%) CruiseControl
2 5 (17.86%) PVCS
3 4 (14.29%) Toad
3 4 (14.29%) Ant
3 4 (14.29%) Mercurial
3 4 (14.29%) Artifactory
3 4 (14.29%) Subversion
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (17.86%) Manufacturing
2 3 (10.71%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Developer
2 11 (39.29%) Java Developer
3 5 (17.86%) Systems Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Graduate
5 3 (10.71%) Support Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Lead Java Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Lead Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Junior
6 2 (7.14%) Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (7.14%) Systems Support
6 2 (7.14%) Programmer
6 2 (7.14%) Graduate Analyst Programmer
6 2 (7.14%) Graduate Programmer
6 2 (7.14%) Systems Support Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Systems Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) HTML
2 8 (28.57%) Spring
3 7 (25.00%) XML
4 5 (17.86%) Java EE
4 5 (17.86%) .NET
5 4 (14.29%) JMS
5 4 (14.29%) CSS
5 4 (14.29%) JSP
5 4 (14.29%) Web Services
5 4 (14.29%) JPA
5 4 (14.29%) JSF
6 3 (10.71%) REST
6 3 (10.71%) SOAP
6 3 (10.71%) Hibernate
6 3 (10.71%) WSDL
7 2 (7.14%) EJB
7 2 (7.14%) XSD
7 2 (7.14%) EJB 3.0
7 2 (7.14%) Java SE
8 1 (3.57%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
2 2 (7.14%) Physics
3 1 (3.57%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 7 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (10.71%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Software Deployment
1 5 (17.86%) DevOps
1 5 (17.86%) OO
1 5 (17.86%) ERP
2 4 (14.29%) Logistics
3 3 (10.71%) RAD
3 3 (10.71%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (7.14%) Project Management
4 2 (7.14%) UML
4 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (7.14%) Requirements Management
4 2 (7.14%) Project Planning
5 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.57%) TDD
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (3.57%) Web Development
5 1 (3.57%) SOA
5 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) PHP
1 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
2 5 (17.86%) Perl
2 5 (17.86%) VBScript
2 5 (17.86%) VBA
2 5 (17.86%) Python
3 4 (14.29%) SQL
4 3 (10.71%) PL/SQL
4 3 (10.71%) C++
5 2 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) CIW
2 1 (3.57%) HND
2 1 (3.57%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
1 2 (7.14%) ISO 9000
2 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) vSphere
1 5 (17.86%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.57%) Xen
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) JBoss
2 9 (32.14%) Oracle
3 6 (21.43%) VMware
4 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.57%) Sun
Redditch, Worcestershire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £20000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worcestershire
Talent International
Salary: £21000 - £27000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 4 days ago
Redditch
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago