The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
West Midlands / Worcestershire
Rank 30 11 28
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +17
Permanent jobs citing Java 20 35 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 6.08% 15.77% 6.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.17% 26.12% 10.48%
Number of salaries quoted 20 35 13
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,000 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

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
179 134 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 54.41% 60.36% 62.31%
Number of salaries quoted 178 113 115
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Worcestershire region citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 17 January 2017.

Java Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

Java
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester -16 7 £50,000 +42.85%
Redditch -6 6 £32,750 +0.76%
Malvern -1 5 £40,000 -5.88%
Bromsgrove -9 2 £37,500 +17.18%
Java
West Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Worcestershire region with a requirement for Java.

1 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (57.14%) C#
3 14 (50.00%) .NET
3 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 11 (39.29%) SQL
4 11 (39.29%) Web Services
5 10 (35.71%) OOP
6 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
6 9 (32.14%) Spring
6 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
7 8 (28.57%) PHP
8 7 (25.00%) CSS
8 7 (25.00%) HTML
8 7 (25.00%) MySQL
9 6 (21.43%) C++
9 6 (21.43%) OO
9 6 (21.43%) Google
9 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (21.43%) Google App Engine
9 6 (21.43%) REST
9 6 (21.43%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (17.86%) Mercurial
10 5 (17.86%) JSON
10 5 (17.86%) JBoss
10 5 (17.86%) Tomcat
10 5 (17.86%) Oracle
10 5 (17.86%) Replication
11 4 (14.29%) LAMP
11 4 (14.29%) PostgreSQL

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (17.86%) JBoss
1 5 (17.86%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Google App Engine
1 6 (21.43%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (10.71%) SaaS
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Internet
1 4 (14.29%) Intranet
2 2 (7.14%) Skype
2 2 (7.14%) Wireless
3 1 (3.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.00%) MySQL
3 4 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 4 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
4 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Mercurial
2 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
2 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.57%) JIRA
3 1 (3.57%) JUnit
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
1 2 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (67.86%) Developer
2 12 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Software Developer
4 6 (21.43%) Graduate
4 6 (21.43%) Java Software Developer
4 6 (21.43%) Junior
5 5 (17.86%) Graduate Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Junior Developer
6 3 (10.71%) .NET Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Java Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Junior .NET Developer
6 3 (10.71%) Software Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Android Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Cloud Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Graduate C# Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Graduate C++ Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Junior C++ Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Lead Android Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (50.00%) .NET
2 11 (39.29%) Web Services
3 9 (32.14%) Spring
4 7 (25.00%) CSS
4 7 (25.00%) HTML
5 6 (21.43%) REST
6 5 (17.86%) JSON
7 4 (14.29%) Ajax
7 4 (14.29%) LAMP
8 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
8 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
8 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (10.71%) HTML5
8 3 (10.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (10.71%) WPF
9 2 (7.14%) Android SDK
9 2 (7.14%) Cocoa
9 2 (7.14%) iOS SDK
10 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (17.86%) Replication
2 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
1 3 (10.71%) Windows 10
2 2 (7.14%) Android
2 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) OOP
3 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
4 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (21.43%) OO
5 4 (14.29%) Scrum
5 4 (14.29%) TDD
6 3 (10.71%) Integration Testing
6 3 (10.71%) MVC
6 3 (10.71%) SOA
7 2 (7.14%) Android Development
7 2 (7.14%) Logistics
7 2 (7.14%) Migration
8 1 (3.57%) Line Management
8 1 (3.57%) Low Latency
8 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.57%) Project Management
8 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.57%) UML
8 1 (3.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) C#
2 11 (39.29%) SQL
3 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
4 8 (28.57%) PHP
5 6 (21.43%) C++
6 4 (14.29%) VB.NET
7 3 (10.71%) C
8 2 (7.14%) Objective-C
9 1 (3.57%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) HND
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Google
2 5 (17.86%) Oracle
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.14%) RedPrairie
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