The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Worcestershire region.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 34 16 23
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +7
Permanent jobs citing Java 8 34 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 3.13% 14.11% 9.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.62% 19.88% 12.94%
Number of salaries quoted 7 34 26
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -7.89%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
173 171 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 67.58% 70.95% 73.90%
Number of salaries quoted 155 154 178
Average salary £34,500 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.42% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java
West Midlands

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 14 July 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 14 July 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
Droitwich -3 4 £30,000 -14.28%
Redditch +1 3 £60,000 +140.00%
Java
West Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 8 (50.00%) HTML
2 7 (43.75%) Oracle
3 6 (37.50%) .NET
3 6 (37.50%) XML
4 5 (31.25%) VBA
4 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
4 5 (31.25%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) ERP
4 5 (31.25%) Manufacturing
5 4 (25.00%) Spring
5 4 (25.00%) JBoss
5 4 (25.00%) CSS
6 3 (18.75%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (18.75%) OO
6 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
6 3 (18.75%) PVCS
6 3 (18.75%) GlassFish
6 3 (18.75%) Degree
7 2 (12.50%) Java SE
7 2 (12.50%) Java EE
7 2 (12.50%) QA
7 2 (12.50%) JPA
7 2 (12.50%) EJB 3.0
7 2 (12.50%) JSF
7 2 (12.50%) Subversion
7 2 (12.50%) JMS
7 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
7 2 (12.50%) ISO 9000
7 2 (12.50%) Toad

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 3 (18.75%) GlassFish
2 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Intranet
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
1 5 (31.25%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) PVCS
2 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 2 (12.50%) Toad
2 2 (12.50%) Subversion
3 1 (6.25%) Maven
3 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.25%) Ant
3 1 (6.25%) CruiseControl
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (31.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Java Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Systems Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Support Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Support
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Support Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Support Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Release Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (37.50%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) XML
3 4 (25.00%) CSS
3 4 (25.00%) Spring
4 2 (12.50%) JSF
4 2 (12.50%) JMS
4 2 (12.50%) JPA
4 2 (12.50%) EJB 3.0
4 2 (12.50%) JSP
4 2 (12.50%) EJB
4 2 (12.50%) Web Services
4 2 (12.50%) Java SE
4 2 (12.50%) Java EE
5 1 (6.25%) JSON
5 1 (6.25%) XSL
5 1 (6.25%) SOAP
5 1 (6.25%) COM
5 1 (6.25%) REST
5 1 (6.25%) CSS3
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) ERP
2 3 (18.75%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (18.75%) OO
3 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.25%) UML
3 1 (6.25%) OOP
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) TDD
3 1 (6.25%) Logistics
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (6.25%) Web Development
3 1 (6.25%) Software Deployment
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
1 5 (31.25%) VBA
2 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
3 2 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) PHP
4 1 (6.25%) C++
4 1 (6.25%) C
4 1 (6.25%) VB
4 1 (6.25%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Sun Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CIW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO 9000
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Xen
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) JBoss
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Sun
3 1 (6.25%) VMware
Worcester, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago