The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Worcestershire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 36 13 23
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +10
Permanent jobs citing Java 10 33 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 3.85% 14.41% 8.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.75% 21.02% 12.36%
Number of salaries quoted 9 33 22
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £32,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
174 157 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 66.92% 68.56% 68.73%
Number of salaries quoted 155 141 158
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java
West Midlands

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 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 31 July 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 -4 5 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Droitwich -3 2 £30,000 -14.28%
Malvern -7 2 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Java
West Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (41.18%) HTML
2 5 (29.41%) Spring
2 5 (29.41%) Manufacturing
2 5 (29.41%) VBA
2 5 (29.41%) .NET
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (29.41%) XML
2 5 (29.41%) JBoss
2 5 (29.41%) ERP
3 4 (23.53%) Degree
4 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
4 3 (17.65%) Windows
4 3 (17.65%) Linux
4 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 3 (17.65%) Eclipse
4 3 (17.65%) Logistics
4 3 (17.65%) Web Services
4 3 (17.65%) VMware
5 2 (11.76%) BIG-IP
5 2 (11.76%) Retail
5 2 (11.76%) CruiseControl
5 2 (11.76%) ISO 9000
5 2 (11.76%) WSDL
5 2 (11.76%) SLA
5 2 (11.76%) Hibernate
5 2 (11.76%) Perl
5 2 (11.76%) PHP

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
2 2 (11.76%) GlassFish
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
1 5 (29.41%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.88%) Big Data
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Eclipse
2 2 (11.76%) CruiseControl
2 2 (11.76%) PVCS
2 2 (11.76%) Maven
2 2 (11.76%) Hudson
2 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.88%) Artifactory
3 1 (5.88%) Mercurial
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (5.88%) Ant
3 1 (5.88%) Toad
3 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 5 (29.41%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Java Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Systems Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Support Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Support
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Support Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Graduate
6 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Junior
6 1 (5.88%) Applications Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Applications Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) HTML
2 5 (29.41%) Spring
2 5 (29.41%) .NET
2 5 (29.41%) XML
3 3 (17.65%) Web Services
4 2 (11.76%) WSDL
4 2 (11.76%) Hibernate
4 2 (11.76%) CSS
4 2 (11.76%) SOAP
4 2 (11.76%) Java EE
4 2 (11.76%) REST
5 1 (5.88%) CSS3
5 1 (5.88%) Java SE
5 1 (5.88%) JPA
5 1 (5.88%) EJB 3.0
5 1 (5.88%) JMS
5 1 (5.88%) JSP
5 1 (5.88%) COM
5 1 (5.88%) EJB
5 1 (5.88%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) ERP
2 3 (17.65%) Logistics
3 2 (11.76%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (11.76%) OO
3 2 (11.76%) RAD
3 2 (11.76%) Software Deployment
3 2 (11.76%) DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Web Development
4 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) VBA
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) Perl
3 2 (11.76%) PHP
3 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
3 2 (11.76%) VBScript
3 2 (11.76%) Python
3 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) CIW
2 1 (5.88%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) ISO 9000
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) vSphere
1 2 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.88%) Xen
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle
1 5 (29.41%) JBoss
2 3 (17.65%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Sun
Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
QUANTICA
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago