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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 30 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 13 32 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 5.51% 11.55% 14.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.39% 18.08% 20.51%
Number of salaries quoted 13 32 32
Average salary £30,000 £40,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.92% +15.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,200 £52,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
155 177 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 65.68% 63.90% 70.59%
Number of salaries quoted 144 168 150
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
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 21 November 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 21 November 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
Worcester -5 4 £38,500 -9.41% 1
Bromsgrove - 4 £30,000 -
Malvern +1 3 £37,500 -
Redditch -22 2 £31,250 -26.47% 1
Java
West Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 15 (45.45%) JBoss
2 11 (33.33%) Windows
2 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 10 (30.30%) Oracle
3 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
4 9 (27.27%) Spring
4 9 (27.27%) Maven
4 9 (27.27%) Degree
4 9 (27.27%) Hudson
4 9 (27.27%) Jenkins
4 9 (27.27%) PHP
4 9 (27.27%) Linux
4 9 (27.27%) Tomcat
5 8 (24.24%) Eclipse
5 8 (24.24%) OO
5 8 (24.24%) Computer Science
5 8 (24.24%) VMware
6 7 (21.21%) BIG-IP
6 7 (21.21%) CruiseControl
6 7 (21.21%) GlassFish
6 7 (21.21%) PowerShell
6 7 (21.21%) vSphere
6 7 (21.21%) Puppet
6 7 (21.21%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (21.21%) Python
6 7 (21.21%) Perl
6 7 (21.21%) C++
6 7 (21.21%) VBScript
6 7 (21.21%) Software Deployment
6 7 (21.21%) DevOps

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 15 (45.45%) JBoss
2 9 (27.27%) Tomcat
3 7 (21.21%) GlassFish
4 5 (15.15%) WebLogic
5 2 (6.06%) WebSphere
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.12%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.06%) Big Data
4 1 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.03%) Hazelcast
4 1 (3.03%) Infinispan
4 1 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Maven
1 9 (27.27%) Hudson
1 9 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 8 (24.24%) Eclipse
3 7 (21.21%) CruiseControl
4 6 (18.18%) Artifactory
4 6 (18.18%) Ant
4 6 (18.18%) Mercurial
5 5 (15.15%) Subversion
5 5 (15.15%) Toad
5 5 (15.15%) PVCS
General
1 3 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Back Office
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (57.58%) Developer
2 10 (30.30%) Java Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Graduate
4 6 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Graduate Programmer
5 4 (12.12%) Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Junior
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Analyst Programmer
5 4 (12.12%) Deployment Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Programmer
5 4 (12.12%) Graduate Analyst Programmer
6 3 (9.09%) Lead Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Administrator
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Lead Java Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) Spring
2 6 (18.18%) .NET
3 5 (15.15%) JPA
3 5 (15.15%) JSF
3 5 (15.15%) JMS
3 5 (15.15%) JSP
4 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET
4 4 (12.12%) EJB
4 4 (12.12%) HTML
4 4 (12.12%) Ajax
4 4 (12.12%) Java EE
4 4 (12.12%) EJB 3.0
5 3 (9.09%) REST
5 3 (9.09%) Java SE
5 3 (9.09%) Hibernate
5 3 (9.09%) WSDL
5 3 (9.09%) CSS
5 3 (9.09%) SOAP
5 3 (9.09%) Web Services
5 3 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Computer Science
2 5 (15.15%) Mathematics
2 5 (15.15%) Physics
2 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Open Source
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.03%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) Windows
2 9 (27.27%) Linux
3 3 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) OO
2 7 (21.21%) Software Deployment
2 7 (21.21%) DevOps
3 5 (15.15%) Requirements Management
3 5 (15.15%) Project Planning
3 5 (15.15%) Project Management
3 5 (15.15%) UML
4 3 (9.09%) Logistics
4 3 (9.09%) RAD
4 3 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.06%) People Management
5 2 (6.06%) SOA
5 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.03%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 9 (27.27%) PHP
3 7 (21.21%) PowerShell
3 7 (21.21%) Python
3 7 (21.21%) Perl
3 7 (21.21%) C++
3 7 (21.21%) VBScript
4 5 (15.15%) SQL
5 4 (12.12%) VB
5 4 (12.12%) VB.NET
5 4 (12.12%) C#
6 3 (9.09%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.03%) VBA
7 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) ISO 9000
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) vSphere
1 7 (21.21%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.03%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Oracle
2 8 (24.24%) VMware
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
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