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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 25 15 21
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Permanent jobs citing Java 21 29 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 8.27% 12.72% 10.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.73% 20.14% 14.74%
Number of salaries quoted 20 29 23
Average salary £36,250 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £25,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £47,500 £39,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,589
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.45%
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
179 144 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 70.47% 63.16% 69.33%
Number of salaries quoted 159 127 135
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 September 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 September 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 -9 11 £37,500 -6.25%
Malvern -3 5 £50,000 +17.64%
Bromsgrove -2 1 £30,000 -25.00%
Java
West Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 12 (40.00%) JBoss
2 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
3 9 (30.00%) HTML
3 9 (30.00%) Oracle
3 9 (30.00%) Windows
4 8 (26.67%) Spring
4 8 (26.67%) Degree
5 7 (23.33%) Maven
5 7 (23.33%) Hudson
5 7 (23.33%) Jenkins
5 7 (23.33%) Linux
5 7 (23.33%) XML
5 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
5 7 (23.33%) PHP
5 7 (23.33%) Crystal Reports
5 7 (23.33%) Tomcat
5 7 (23.33%) Eclipse
6 6 (20.00%) .NET
6 6 (20.00%) VMware
7 5 (16.67%) Manufacturing
7 5 (16.67%) CruiseControl
7 5 (16.67%) BIG-IP
7 5 (16.67%) Java EE
7 5 (16.67%) DevOps
7 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
7 5 (16.67%) Software Deployment
7 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
7 5 (16.67%) GlassFish
7 5 (16.67%) vSphere
7 5 (16.67%) Puppet

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (23.33%) Tomcat
2 5 (16.67%) GlassFish
3 4 (13.33%) WebLogic
4 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (23.33%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.67%) Big Data
5 1 (3.33%) Hazelcast
5 1 (3.33%) Infinispan
5 1 (3.33%) MySQL
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Eclipse
1 7 (23.33%) Maven
1 7 (23.33%) Hudson
1 7 (23.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (16.67%) CruiseControl
2 5 (16.67%) PVCS
3 4 (13.33%) Toad
3 4 (13.33%) Subversion
3 4 (13.33%) Mercurial
3 4 (13.33%) Ant
3 4 (13.33%) Artifactory
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 3 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Developer
2 11 (36.67%) Java Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Systems Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Graduate
5 3 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Junior
5 3 (10.00%) Lead Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Support Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Lead Java Developer
5 3 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Graduate Programmer
6 2 (6.67%) Graduate Analyst Programmer
6 2 (6.67%) Systems Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Systems Support Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) HTML
2 8 (26.67%) Spring
3 7 (23.33%) XML
4 6 (20.00%) .NET
5 5 (16.67%) Java EE
6 4 (13.33%) JPA
6 4 (13.33%) CSS
6 4 (13.33%) JSP
6 4 (13.33%) Web Services
6 4 (13.33%) JMS
6 4 (13.33%) JSF
7 3 (10.00%) Hibernate
7 3 (10.00%) WSDL
7 3 (10.00%) SOAP
7 3 (10.00%) REST
8 2 (6.67%) EJB 3.0
8 2 (6.67%) EJB
8 2 (6.67%) XSD
8 2 (6.67%) Java SE
9 1 (3.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (6.67%) Physics
3 1 (3.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Windows
2 7 (23.33%) Linux
3 3 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) OO
1 5 (16.67%) ERP
1 5 (16.67%) Software Deployment
1 5 (16.67%) DevOps
2 4 (13.33%) Logistics
3 3 (10.00%) RAD
3 3 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (6.67%) UML
4 2 (6.67%) Project Management
4 2 (6.67%) Requirements Management
4 2 (6.67%) Project Planning
4 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (3.33%) Web Development
5 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.33%) TDD
5 1 (3.33%) SOA
5 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
1 7 (23.33%) PHP
2 5 (16.67%) VBScript
2 5 (16.67%) Perl
2 5 (16.67%) VBA
2 5 (16.67%) Python
2 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 4 (13.33%) SQL
3 4 (13.33%) C++
4 3 (10.00%) C#
4 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.33%) VB
5 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) HND
3 1 (3.33%) Sun Certification
3 1 (3.33%) CIW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) ISO 9000
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) vSphere
1 5 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.33%) Xen
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) JBoss
2 9 (30.00%) Oracle
3 6 (20.00%) VMware
4 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.33%) Sun
Worcestershire
Talent International
Salary: £21000 - £27000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 18 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits incl pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago