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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 23 15 19
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Permanent jobs citing Java 25 31 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 10.12% 12.65% 14.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.97% 20.81% 20.95%
Number of salaries quoted 25 31 31
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
179 149 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 72.47% 60.82% 71.50%
Number of salaries quoted 163 141 135
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 October 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 2 October 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
Redditch -14 9 £35,000 -17.64%
Malvern -2 6 £40,000 +6.66%
Worcester -6 4 £38,500 +6.20% 1
Bromsgrove +5 3 £30,000 -25.00%
Java
West Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 14 (38.89%) JBoss
2 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
3 10 (27.78%) Oracle
3 10 (27.78%) Spring
3 10 (27.78%) Degree
4 9 (25.00%) .NET
4 9 (25.00%) Windows
5 8 (22.22%) HTML
5 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 8 (22.22%) Eclipse
5 8 (22.22%) OO
5 8 (22.22%) Computer Science
6 7 (19.44%) GlassFish
6 7 (19.44%) Hudson
6 7 (19.44%) Jenkins
6 7 (19.44%) Maven
6 7 (19.44%) Tomcat
6 7 (19.44%) PHP
6 7 (19.44%) C++
6 7 (19.44%) Linux
6 7 (19.44%) XML
6 7 (19.44%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (16.67%) PVCS
7 6 (16.67%) SQL
7 6 (16.67%) VMware
8 5 (13.89%) Manufacturing
8 5 (13.89%) CruiseControl
8 5 (13.89%) Subversion
8 5 (13.89%) JSF
8 5 (13.89%) BIG-IP

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 7 (19.44%) Tomcat
1 7 (19.44%) GlassFish
2 5 (13.89%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
2 7 (19.44%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.56%) Big Data
5 1 (2.78%) Hazelcast
5 1 (2.78%) Infinispan
5 1 (2.78%) MySQL
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Eclipse
2 7 (19.44%) Maven
2 7 (19.44%) Hudson
2 7 (19.44%) Jenkins
3 6 (16.67%) PVCS
4 5 (13.89%) Toad
4 5 (13.89%) CruiseControl
4 5 (13.89%) Subversion
5 4 (11.11%) Mercurial
5 4 (11.11%) Ant
5 4 (11.11%) Artifactory
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (13.89%) Manufacturing
2 3 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (63.89%) Developer
2 10 (27.78%) Java Developer
3 7 (19.44%) Graduate
4 5 (13.89%) Software Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Systems Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Analyst Programmer
5 4 (11.11%) Programmer
5 4 (11.11%) Junior
5 4 (11.11%) Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Graduate Programmer
5 4 (11.11%) Graduate Analyst Programmer
6 3 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Lead Java Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Support Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Lead Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Junior Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.78%) Spring
2 9 (25.00%) .NET
3 8 (22.22%) HTML
4 7 (19.44%) XML
5 5 (13.89%) JSP
5 5 (13.89%) JMS
5 5 (13.89%) JSF
5 5 (13.89%) Java EE
5 5 (13.89%) JPA
6 4 (11.11%) EJB 3.0
6 4 (11.11%) EJB
7 3 (8.33%) CSS
7 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
7 3 (8.33%) SOAP
7 3 (8.33%) Web Services
7 3 (8.33%) Ajax
7 3 (8.33%) Java SE
7 3 (8.33%) WSDL
7 3 (8.33%) Hibernate
7 3 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.89%) Mathematics
2 5 (13.89%) Physics
2 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) VSAM
3 1 (2.78%) Open Source
3 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Windows
2 7 (19.44%) Linux
3 3 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) OO
2 5 (13.89%) UML
2 5 (13.89%) ERP
2 5 (13.89%) Project Management
2 5 (13.89%) Requirements Management
2 5 (13.89%) Project Planning
2 5 (13.89%) Software Deployment
2 5 (13.89%) DevOps
3 4 (11.11%) Logistics
4 3 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (8.33%) RAD
4 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.56%) People Management
5 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (5.56%) SOA
6 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 7 (19.44%) PHP
2 7 (19.44%) C++
3 6 (16.67%) SQL
4 5 (13.89%) VBScript
4 5 (13.89%) Perl
4 5 (13.89%) VBA
4 5 (13.89%) Python
4 5 (13.89%) PowerShell
5 4 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 4 (11.11%) C#
6 3 (8.33%) VB
6 3 (8.33%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) ISO 9000
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) vSphere
1 5 (13.89%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.78%) Xen
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (38.89%) JBoss
2 10 (27.78%) Oracle
3 6 (16.67%) VMware
4 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
Worcester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £47000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 24 days ago