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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 24 40 19
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -21
Permanent jobs citing Java 31 7 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 10.37% 2.63% 13.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.98% 3.93% 19.88%
Number of salaries quoted 31 6 32
Average salary £32,500 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.12% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
207 178 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 69.23% 66.92% 68.80%
Number of salaries quoted 198 159 145
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £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 31 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 31 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 - 15 £40,000 -
Malvern - 14 £25,000 -
Redditch -3 3 £25,000 -51.21%
Kidderminster - 1 £32,500 -
Java
West Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 31 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 22 (52.38%) Software Engineering
2 19 (45.24%) C++
2 19 (45.24%) .NET
3 18 (42.86%) Windows
4 17 (40.48%) JavaScript
5 15 (35.71%) Degree
6 14 (33.33%) HTML
7 12 (28.57%) C#
7 12 (28.57%) HTML5
8 11 (26.19%) Mentoring
8 11 (26.19%) User Experience
8 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET
8 11 (26.19%) MFC
8 11 (26.19%) MySQL
8 11 (26.19%) Thin Client
8 11 (26.19%) WPF
8 11 (26.19%) Fat Client
8 11 (26.19%) Spring
8 11 (26.19%) WinForms
9 10 (23.81%) Linux
10 8 (19.05%) SDLC
11 7 (16.67%) Open Source
11 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (16.67%) MVC
12 6 (14.29%) Hibernate
12 6 (14.29%) Mathematics
12 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
13 5 (11.90%) SOAP
14 4 (9.52%) Web Services
14 4 (9.52%) XML

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 4 (9.52%) Tomcat
2 3 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (2.38%) WordPress
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.38%) Confluence
3 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) LAN
1 4 (9.52%) WAN
2 3 (7.14%) Network Security
3 2 (4.76%) Firewall
3 2 (4.76%) Wireless
4 1 (2.38%) FTP
4 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.19%) MySQL
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) RDBMS
2 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Metasploit
2 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.38%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.38%) JUnit
2 1 (2.38%) Maven
2 1 (2.38%) JIRA
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Electronics
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Developer
2 15 (35.71%) Software Engineer
3 11 (26.19%) Graduate
4 10 (23.81%) Java Developer
5 8 (19.05%) Junior
5 8 (19.05%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Team Leader
6 4 (9.52%) Junior Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Junior Software Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Graduate Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Java Team Leader
8 2 (4.76%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Applications Support
8 2 (4.76%) Lead Developer
8 2 (4.76%) ScrumMaster
9 1 (2.38%) Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) Development Manager
9 1 (2.38%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (45.24%) .NET
2 14 (33.33%) HTML
3 12 (28.57%) HTML5
4 11 (26.19%) WPF
4 11 (26.19%) WinForms
4 11 (26.19%) Spring
4 11 (26.19%) MFC
4 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET
5 6 (14.29%) Hibernate
6 5 (11.90%) SOAP
7 4 (9.52%) Web Services
7 4 (9.52%) XML
7 4 (9.52%) Spring MVC
8 3 (7.14%) REST
8 3 (7.14%) AngularJS
8 3 (7.14%) J2EE
9 2 (4.76%) CSS
9 2 (4.76%) jQuery
9 2 (4.76%) .NET Framework
9 2 (4.76%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Thin Client
1 11 (26.19%) Fat Client
1 11 (26.19%) User Experience
2 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 6 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 4 (9.52%) Physics
3 4 (9.52%) Mobile App
4 3 (7.14%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.38%) DTV
6 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (42.86%) Windows
2 10 (23.81%) Linux
3 4 (9.52%) Android
3 4 (9.52%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.76%) UNIX
4 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) Software Engineering
2 11 (26.19%) Mentoring
3 8 (19.05%) SDLC
4 7 (16.67%) Open Source
4 7 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (16.67%) MVC
5 4 (9.52%) Scrum
5 4 (9.52%) SOA
5 4 (9.52%) TDD
5 4 (9.52%) Line Management
6 3 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (4.76%) Android Development
7 2 (4.76%) iOS Development
7 2 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (4.76%) Kanban
7 2 (4.76%) Social Engineering
7 2 (4.76%) Coaching
7 2 (4.76%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.76%) Business Analysis
7 2 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (45.24%) C++
2 17 (40.48%) JavaScript
3 12 (28.57%) C#
4 4 (9.52%) C
4 4 (9.52%) Perl
4 4 (9.52%) PHP
5 3 (7.14%) Python
6 2 (4.76%) Objective-C
6 2 (4.76%) Ruby
6 2 (4.76%) Apple Swift
7 1 (2.38%) Groovy
7 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.38%) SQL
7 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (35.71%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Nessus
1 2 (4.76%) Nmap
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle
2 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.38%) Apple
3 1 (2.38%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.38%) SAP
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
Worcestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 24 days ago