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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 28 32 18
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Permanent jobs citing Java 22 13 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 7.43% 4.71% 12.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.23% 7.03% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 29
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £52,000
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
215 185 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 72.64% 67.03% 74.14%
Number of salaries quoted 201 168 157
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 2 July 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 2 July 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 +4 11 £35,000 +42.85% 3
Malvern +2 11 £25,000 -44.44% 1
Redditch -9 1 £32,500 -45.83%
Kidderminster - 1 £32,500 -
Java
West Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (47.50%) Software Engineering
2 18 (45.00%) C++
2 18 (45.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (40.00%) Windows
4 15 (37.50%) Degree
5 14 (35.00%) .NET
6 13 (32.50%) MySQL
7 12 (30.00%) C#
7 12 (30.00%) Spring
8 11 (27.50%) HTML
8 11 (27.50%) Linux
9 10 (25.00%) MVC
9 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (25.00%) SDLC
10 9 (22.50%) HTML5
10 9 (22.50%) Hibernate
10 9 (22.50%) Tomcat
11 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET
11 8 (20.00%) MFC
11 8 (20.00%) Perl
11 8 (20.00%) PHP
11 8 (20.00%) Oracle
11 8 (20.00%) Thin Client
11 8 (20.00%) WinForms
11 8 (20.00%) Spring MVC
11 8 (20.00%) WPF
11 8 (20.00%) Fat Client
11 8 (20.00%) Mentoring
11 8 (20.00%) User Experience
12 7 (17.50%) Computer Science

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 9 (22.50%) Tomcat
2 4 (10.00%) Apache
2 4 (10.00%) Apache Solr
2 4 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (7.50%) JBoss
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (2.50%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) LAN
1 3 (7.50%) WAN
1 3 (7.50%) BIG-IP
1 3 (7.50%) Network Security
2 2 (5.00%) Firewall
2 2 (5.00%) Wireless
3 1 (2.50%) FTP
3 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (32.50%) MySQL
2 5 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 5 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Ant
1 3 (7.50%) CruiseControl
1 3 (7.50%) Maven
1 3 (7.50%) Mercurial
1 3 (7.50%) Hudson
1 3 (7.50%) Artifactory
1 3 (7.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.00%) Metasploit
3 1 (2.50%) JUnit
General
1 2 (5.00%) Electronics
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.50%) Marketing
2 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (60.00%) Developer
2 12 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 11 (27.50%) Junior
4 8 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 8 (20.00%) Graduate
5 7 (17.50%) Junior Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 4 (10.00%) Software Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Programmer
8 3 (7.50%) Team Leader
9 2 (5.00%) Junior Java Developer
9 2 (5.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Applications Support
9 2 (5.00%) Lead Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Graduate Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Junior Software Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Junior Software Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.00%) .NET
2 12 (30.00%) Spring
3 11 (27.50%) HTML
4 9 (22.50%) Hibernate
4 9 (22.50%) HTML5
5 8 (20.00%) WinForms
5 8 (20.00%) Spring MVC
5 8 (20.00%) WPF
5 8 (20.00%) MFC
5 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 7 (17.50%) J2EE
7 6 (15.00%) Web Services
8 5 (12.50%) SOAP
9 3 (7.50%) jQuery
9 3 (7.50%) XML
9 3 (7.50%) REST
9 3 (7.50%) Android SDK
10 2 (5.00%) LAMP
10 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
10 2 (5.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Thin Client
1 8 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 8 (20.00%) User Experience
2 7 (17.50%) Computer Science
3 5 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 5 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 3 (7.50%) Physics
5 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.00%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.50%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 16 (40.00%) Windows
2 11 (27.50%) Linux
3 5 (12.50%) Android
3 5 (12.50%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Software Engineering
2 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.00%) MVC
2 10 (25.00%) SDLC
3 8 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (10.00%) Open Source
4 4 (10.00%) OO
4 4 (10.00%) TDD
5 3 (7.50%) SOA
5 3 (7.50%) Scrum
5 3 (7.50%) Unit Testing
5 3 (7.50%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (7.50%) Android Development
5 3 (7.50%) iOS Development
5 3 (7.50%) DevOps
5 3 (7.50%) Line Management
6 2 (5.00%) Kanban
6 2 (5.00%) Software Deployment
6 2 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (5.00%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (45.00%) C++
1 18 (45.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (30.00%) C#
3 8 (20.00%) Perl
3 8 (20.00%) PHP
4 7 (17.50%) Python
5 5 (12.50%) C
6 3 (7.50%) VBScript
6 3 (7.50%) Objective-C
6 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
6 3 (7.50%) Apple Swift
7 2 (5.00%) Ruby
7 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
7 2 (5.00%) SQL
8 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.50%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 15 (37.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) vSphere
1 3 (7.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Puppet
2 2 (5.00%) Nessus
2 2 (5.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 8 (20.00%) Oracle
2 3 (7.50%) VMware
3 1 (2.50%) SAP
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.50%) Apple
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Worcestershire
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worcestershire
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Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, 25 days hol etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + excellent package & training
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Worcestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Worcestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + *Excellent Benefits Package*
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Worcestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Worcester
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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