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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 15 30 37
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +7
Permanent jobs citing Java 42 20 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 12.10% 7.84% 3.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.63% 11.11% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 40 20 7
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,050 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,750 £36,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,500 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.67% +5.29%
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
214 180 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 61.67% 70.59% 66.23%
Number of salaries quoted 202 164 142
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 26 May 2016.

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 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Malvern +7 19 £26,500 +6.00%
Worcester -18 7 £52,500 +50.00%
Bromsgrove - 6 £22,500 -
Redditch +7 5 £35,000 +20.68%
Evesham +7 3 £42,500 +13.33%
Stourport-on-Severn - 2 - -
Droitwich - 1 £27,500 -
Java
West Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 45 (47.87%) C++
2 39 (41.49%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (41.49%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (39.36%) Software Engineering
3 37 (39.36%) C#
4 36 (38.30%) JavaScript
5 32 (34.04%) Linux
6 30 (31.91%) SQL
7 29 (30.85%) Artificial Intelligence
7 29 (30.85%) Degree
8 28 (29.79%) HTML
8 28 (29.79%) .NET
9 25 (26.60%) Mentoring
10 24 (25.53%) OO
11 23 (24.47%) OOP
11 23 (24.47%) Windows
11 23 (24.47%) MySQL
12 20 (21.28%) Thin Client
12 20 (21.28%) Fat Client
13 18 (19.15%) HTML5
13 18 (19.15%) MongoDB
13 18 (19.15%) Ruby
14 17 (18.09%) Internet
14 17 (18.09%) ASP.NET
15 16 (17.02%) C
15 16 (17.02%) Spring
15 16 (17.02%) Hibernate
15 16 (17.02%) jQuery
16 15 (15.96%) Web Development
16 15 (15.96%) Relational Database

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 13 (13.83%) Confluence
2 12 (12.77%) Tomcat
3 10 (10.64%) Apache Spark
3 10 (10.64%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (7.45%) Apache
4 7 (7.45%) nginx
4 7 (7.45%) Node.js
5 3 (3.19%) JBoss
6 2 (2.13%) WildFly
7 1 (1.06%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.06%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (1.06%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.06%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (18.09%) Internet
2 7 (7.45%) DNS
2 7 (7.45%) Firewall
2 7 (7.45%) FTP
2 7 (7.45%) SSL
2 7 (7.45%) TCP/IP
3 6 (6.38%) SMTP
4 5 (5.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (24.47%) MySQL
2 18 (19.15%) MongoDB
3 15 (15.96%) Relational Database
4 12 (12.77%) NoSQL
5 11 (11.70%) Big Data
5 11 (11.70%) Hadoop
6 10 (10.64%) Apache Accumulo
6 10 (10.64%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (10.64%) IBM InfoSphere
6 10 (10.64%) Neo4j
7 6 (6.38%) SQLite
8 3 (3.19%) SQL Server
9 2 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (1.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (1.06%) QlikView
10 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (13.83%) JIRA
2 8 (8.51%) Eclipse
3 6 (6.38%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.26%) JUnit
5 3 (3.19%) NUnit
5 3 (3.19%) Selenium
5 3 (3.19%) Selenium IDE
5 3 (3.19%) Subversion
6 2 (2.13%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.06%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (6.38%) Finance
1 6 (6.38%) Marketing
2 5 (5.32%) Back Office
3 4 (4.26%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.19%) Electronics
4 3 (3.19%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.06%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (51.06%) Developer
2 30 (31.91%) Software Engineer
3 27 (28.72%) Java Developer
4 23 (24.47%) Graduate
5 20 (21.28%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 15 (15.96%) Junior
7 10 (10.64%) Big Data Developer
8 9 (9.57%) C# Software Engineer
8 9 (9.57%) Junior Software Engineer
8 9 (9.57%) Software Developer
9 8 (8.51%) Senior Developer
10 7 (7.45%) J2EE Developer
10 7 (7.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 7 (7.45%) Junior C# Software Engineer
10 7 (7.45%) Linux Engineer
10 7 (7.45%) Operations Engineer
10 7 (7.45%) Senior Java Developer
10 7 (7.45%) Web Engineer
10 7 (7.45%) WebOps Engineer
11 6 (6.38%) Java Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (29.79%) .NET
1 28 (29.79%) HTML
2 18 (19.15%) HTML5
3 17 (18.09%) ASP.NET
4 16 (17.02%) Hibernate
4 16 (17.02%) jQuery
4 16 (17.02%) Spring
5 15 (15.96%) AngularJS
5 15 (15.96%) J2EE
6 14 (14.89%) Web Services
7 13 (13.83%) OpenCL
8 12 (12.77%) REST
9 11 (11.70%) SOAP
10 10 (10.64%) Kafka
10 10 (10.64%) MFC
10 10 (10.64%) WinForms
10 10 (10.64%) WPF
10 10 (10.64%) ZeroMQ
11 9 (9.57%) Ajax
11 9 (9.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (41.49%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (30.85%) Artificial Intelligence
3 20 (21.28%) Fat Client
3 20 (21.28%) Thin Client
4 13 (13.83%) VHDL
5 10 (10.64%) Internet of Things
6 6 (6.38%) Mobile App
6 6 (6.38%) Social Media
7 4 (4.26%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.13%) Physics
8 2 (2.13%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 32 (34.04%) Linux
2 23 (24.47%) Windows
3 15 (15.96%) Mac OS X
4 12 (12.77%) Android
5 4 (4.26%) Unix
6 3 (3.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.06%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (41.49%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (39.36%) Software Engineering
3 25 (26.60%) Mentoring
4 24 (25.53%) OO
5 23 (24.47%) OOP
6 15 (15.96%) Web Development
7 13 (13.83%) Open Source
7 13 (13.83%) Waterfall
8 12 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (11.70%) Scrum
9 11 (11.70%) TDD
10 10 (10.64%) Analytics
10 10 (10.64%) Android Development
10 10 (10.64%) Open Source Development
11 7 (7.45%) Web Operations
12 6 (6.38%) BDD
12 6 (6.38%) Incident Management
12 6 (6.38%) Load Balancing
12 6 (6.38%) Root Cause Analysis
13 5 (5.32%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 45 (47.87%) C++
2 37 (39.36%) C#
3 36 (38.30%) JavaScript
4 30 (31.91%) SQL
5 18 (19.15%) Ruby
6 16 (17.02%) C
7 13 (13.83%) Perl
7 13 (13.83%) PHP
7 13 (13.83%) Scala
8 6 (6.38%) Objective-C
8 6 (6.38%) VB.NET
9 5 (5.32%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 29 (30.85%) Degree
2 13 (13.83%) DV Cleared
2 13 (13.83%) SC Cleared
2 13 (13.83%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.45%) QA
System Software
1 10 (10.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 13 (13.83%) Atlassian
2 10 (10.64%) IBM
2 10 (10.64%) Oracle
3 4 (4.26%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.19%) SAP
5 2 (2.13%) HP
5 2 (2.13%) Kaspersky
5 2 (2.13%) VMware
5 2 (2.13%) WatchGuard