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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 14 36 36
Rank change year-on-year
+22 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 50 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 13.62% 4.96% 2.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.62% 7.23% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 48 12 5
Average salary £27,500 £34,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.70% +14.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,050 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £77,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
221 166 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 60.22% 68.60% 63.76%
Number of salaries quoted 206 151 128
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 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
(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
Malvern +4 23 £25,000 -68.75% 1
Worcester -1 12 £36,250 +16.93%
Redditch +15 7 £35,000 +37.25%
Bromsgrove - 4 £22,500 -
Evesham +10 2 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Stourport-on-Severn - 2 - -
Droitwich - 1 £27,500 -
Java
West Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 44 (48.89%) C++
2 42 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (42.22%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 35 (38.89%) C#
6 34 (37.78%) JavaScript
7 29 (32.22%) Linux
7 29 (32.22%) Artificial Intelligence
8 28 (31.11%) SQL
8 28 (31.11%) .NET
9 27 (30.00%) Degree
10 26 (28.89%) HTML
11 24 (26.67%) Windows
11 24 (26.67%) Mentoring
12 22 (24.44%) OO
13 21 (23.33%) OOP
14 20 (22.22%) Thin Client
14 20 (22.22%) MySQL
14 20 (22.22%) Fat Client
15 19 (21.11%) Ruby
16 18 (20.00%) Spring
16 18 (20.00%) Hibernate
16 18 (20.00%) MongoDB
17 17 (18.89%) ASP.NET
17 17 (18.89%) C
17 17 (18.89%) Internet
18 16 (17.78%) Mac OS X
18 16 (17.78%) J2EE
18 16 (17.78%) HTML5
19 15 (16.67%) Web Development

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 13 (14.44%) Confluence
2 10 (11.11%) Apache Spark
2 10 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 7 (7.78%) Apache
4 7 (7.78%) nginx
4 7 (7.78%) Node.js
5 3 (3.33%) JBoss
6 2 (2.22%) WildFly
7 1 (1.11%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.11%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (1.11%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (18.89%) Internet
2 7 (7.78%) DNS
2 7 (7.78%) Firewall
2 7 (7.78%) FTP
2 7 (7.78%) SSL
2 7 (7.78%) TCP/IP
3 6 (6.67%) SMTP
4 5 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.22%) MySQL
2 18 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 13 (14.44%) Relational Database
4 12 (13.33%) NoSQL
5 11 (12.22%) Big Data
5 11 (12.22%) Hadoop
6 10 (11.11%) Apache Accumulo
6 10 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (11.11%) IBM InfoSphere
6 10 (11.11%) Neo4j
7 4 (4.44%) SQLite
8 3 (3.33%) SQL Server
9 2 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (1.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (1.11%) QlikView
10 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (14.44%) JIRA
2 6 (6.67%) Eclipse
2 6 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.44%) JUnit
4 3 (3.33%) Subversion
5 2 (2.22%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.11%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (6.67%) Finance
1 6 (6.67%) Marketing
2 4 (4.44%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.33%) Electronics
3 3 (3.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.22%) Back Office
5 1 (1.11%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.11%) Military
5 1 (1.11%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (53.33%) Developer
2 29 (32.22%) Software Engineer
3 27 (30.00%) Java Developer
4 22 (24.44%) Graduate
5 19 (21.11%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 12 (13.33%) Junior
7 10 (11.11%) Big Data Developer
7 10 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
7 10 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 9 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
8 9 (10.00%) Software Developer
9 8 (8.89%) Junior Software Engineer
10 7 (7.78%) Junior C# Software Engineer
10 7 (7.78%) Linux Engineer
10 7 (7.78%) Operations Engineer
10 7 (7.78%) Senior Developer
10 7 (7.78%) Web Engineer
10 7 (7.78%) WebOps Engineer
11 6 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
12 5 (5.56%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (31.11%) .NET
2 26 (28.89%) HTML
3 18 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 18 (20.00%) Spring
4 17 (18.89%) ASP.NET
5 16 (17.78%) HTML5
5 16 (17.78%) J2EE
6 15 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 14 (15.56%) OpenCL
8 11 (12.22%) jQuery
8 11 (12.22%) MFC
8 11 (12.22%) Web Services
9 10 (11.11%) Kafka
9 10 (11.11%) REST
9 10 (11.11%) WinForms
9 10 (11.11%) WPF
9 10 (11.11%) ZeroMQ
10 9 (10.00%) CSS
10 9 (10.00%) SOAP
11 7 (7.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (42.22%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (32.22%) Artificial Intelligence
3 20 (22.22%) Fat Client
3 20 (22.22%) Thin Client
4 14 (15.56%) VHDL
5 10 (11.11%) Internet of Things
6 6 (6.67%) Mobile App
7 4 (4.44%) Social Media
8 3 (3.33%) Computer Science
9 2 (2.22%) Physics
9 2 (2.22%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 29 (32.22%) Linux
2 24 (26.67%) Windows
3 16 (17.78%) Mac OS X
4 10 (11.11%) Android
5 4 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (4.44%) Unix
6 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 24 (26.67%) Mentoring
4 22 (24.44%) OO
5 21 (23.33%) OOP
6 15 (16.67%) Web Development
7 14 (15.56%) Open Source
7 14 (15.56%) TDD
7 14 (15.56%) Waterfall
8 13 (14.44%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (11.11%) Analytics
9 10 (11.11%) Open Source Development
10 8 (8.89%) Android Development
10 8 (8.89%) Scrum
11 7 (7.78%) Web Operations
12 6 (6.67%) BDD
12 6 (6.67%) Incident Management
12 6 (6.67%) Load Balancing
12 6 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
13 4 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 44 (48.89%) C++
2 35 (38.89%) C#
3 34 (37.78%) JavaScript
4 28 (31.11%) SQL
5 19 (21.11%) Ruby
6 17 (18.89%) C
7 14 (15.56%) Perl
7 14 (15.56%) Scala
8 11 (12.22%) PHP
9 6 (6.67%) Objective-C
9 6 (6.67%) VB.NET
10 5 (5.56%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.11%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 27 (30.00%) Degree
2 14 (15.56%) DV Cleared
2 14 (15.56%) Security Cleared
3 13 (14.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.44%) QA
System Software
1 10 (11.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 13 (14.44%) Atlassian
2 10 (11.11%) IBM
2 10 (11.11%) Oracle
3 4 (4.44%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.33%) SAP
5 2 (2.22%) HP
5 2 (2.22%) Kaspersky
5 2 (2.22%) VMware
5 2 (2.22%) WatchGuard
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Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + flexible and home working
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