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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 10 21 14
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Permanent jobs citing Java 44 16 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 17.12% 8.04% 16.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.56% 12.80% 23.88%
Number of salaries quoted 44 16 32
Average salary £36,250 £28,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.19% +1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £56,250 £42,950
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
144 125 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 56.03% 62.81% 68.02%
Number of salaries quoted 129 117 122
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £42,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 11 February 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 11 February 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 +1 23 £38,750 +80.23% 2
Worcester +11 17 £37,500 +11.11% 1
Redditch - 4 £32,500 - 2
Evesham -3 2 £38,750 -29.54%
Bromsgrove - 1 £32,000 -
Droitwich - 1 £40,000 -
Java
West Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 35 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (52.38%) C++
3 24 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (34.92%) Software Engineering
5 21 (33.33%) Windows
5 21 (33.33%) C#
6 20 (31.75%) Linux
7 18 (28.57%) SQL
7 18 (28.57%) .NET
8 17 (26.98%) C
9 16 (25.40%) OO
9 16 (25.40%) Spring
9 16 (25.40%) Degree
10 15 (23.81%) Hibernate
11 13 (20.63%) Ruby
11 13 (20.63%) OOP
11 13 (20.63%) Mentoring
12 12 (19.05%) Scala
12 12 (19.05%) Open Source
12 12 (19.05%) Waterfall
12 12 (19.05%) OpenCL
12 12 (19.05%) Perl
12 12 (19.05%) J2EE
12 12 (19.05%) Mac OS X
12 12 (19.05%) VHDL
12 12 (19.05%) DV Cleared
12 12 (19.05%) Security Cleared
13 11 (17.46%) Atlassian
13 11 (17.46%) Fat Client
13 11 (17.46%) JIRA

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 11 (17.46%) Confluence
2 8 (12.70%) Apache Spark
2 8 (12.70%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (4.76%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.59%) Apache
4 1 (1.59%) JBoss
4 1 (1.59%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.29%) Internet
2 4 (6.35%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.59%) DNS
3 1 (1.59%) Firewall
3 1 (1.59%) FTP
3 1 (1.59%) HTTP
3 1 (1.59%) SMTP
3 1 (1.59%) SSL
3 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.29%) Big Data
1 9 (14.29%) Hadoop
1 9 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 9 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 8 (12.70%) Apache Accumulo
2 8 (12.70%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (12.70%) IBM InfoSphere
2 8 (12.70%) Neo4j
3 7 (11.11%) MySQL
4 5 (7.94%) NoSQL
5 4 (6.35%) QlikView
5 4 (6.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.17%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (17.46%) JIRA
2 5 (7.94%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.94%) Subversion
3 2 (3.17%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.17%) JUnit
4 1 (1.59%) IntelliJ
General
1 6 (9.52%) Finance
1 6 (9.52%) Marketing
2 4 (6.35%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.76%) Electronics
3 3 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.17%) Back Office
5 1 (1.59%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.59%) Military
5 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (63.49%) Developer
2 25 (39.68%) Java Developer
3 22 (34.92%) Graduate
4 17 (26.98%) Software Engineer
5 15 (23.81%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 10 (15.87%) J2EE Developer
6 10 (15.87%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 8 (12.70%) Big Data Developer
8 5 (7.94%) Apache Spark Developer
8 5 (7.94%) C# Software Engineer
8 5 (7.94%) Graduate Developer
8 5 (7.94%) Graduate Java Developer
8 5 (7.94%) Hadoop Developer
8 5 (7.94%) Java Programmer
8 5 (7.94%) Programmer
8 5 (7.94%) Software Developer
9 4 (6.35%) .NET Developer
9 4 (6.35%) Junior
9 4 (6.35%) Junior C# Software Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (28.57%) .NET
2 16 (25.40%) Spring
3 15 (23.81%) Hibernate
4 12 (19.05%) J2EE
4 12 (19.05%) OpenCL
5 10 (15.87%) ASP.NET
6 8 (12.70%) Kafka
6 8 (12.70%) ZeroMQ
7 5 (7.94%) HTML
7 5 (7.94%) MFC
8 4 (6.35%) EDI
8 4 (6.35%) HTML5
8 4 (6.35%) REST
8 4 (6.35%) WinForms
8 4 (6.35%) WPF
8 4 (6.35%) WSDL
8 4 (6.35%) XML
9 3 (4.76%) SOAP
9 3 (4.76%) Web Services
10 2 (3.17%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (19.05%) VHDL
3 11 (17.46%) Artificial Intelligence
3 11 (17.46%) Fat Client
3 11 (17.46%) Thin Client
4 8 (12.70%) Internet of Things
5 7 (11.11%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.17%) Mathematics
6 2 (3.17%) Physics
7 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (33.33%) Windows
2 20 (31.75%) Linux
3 12 (19.05%) Mac OS X
4 5 (7.94%) Mac OS
5 4 (6.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.59%) Android
6 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (34.92%) Software Engineering
3 16 (25.40%) OO
4 13 (20.63%) Mentoring
4 13 (20.63%) OOP
5 12 (19.05%) Open Source
5 12 (19.05%) Waterfall
6 11 (17.46%) TDD
7 9 (14.29%) Web Development
8 8 (12.70%) Analytics
8 8 (12.70%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (6.35%) CRM
10 4 (6.35%) Data Architecture
10 4 (6.35%) E-Commerce
10 4 (6.35%) SOA
11 3 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
11 3 (4.76%) Programme Management
11 3 (4.76%) Scrum
11 3 (4.76%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 33 (52.38%) C++
2 21 (33.33%) C#
3 18 (28.57%) SQL
4 17 (26.98%) C
5 13 (20.63%) Ruby
6 12 (19.05%) Perl
6 12 (19.05%) Scala
7 9 (14.29%) JavaScript
8 6 (9.52%) PHP
9 5 (7.94%) Python
9 5 (7.94%) VB.NET
10 2 (3.17%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.59%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.59%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 16 (25.40%) Degree
2 12 (19.05%) DV Cleared
2 12 (19.05%) Security Cleared
3 11 (17.46%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) QA
System Software
1 8 (12.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 5 (7.94%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (17.46%) Atlassian
2 8 (12.70%) IBM
2 8 (12.70%) Oracle
3 3 (4.76%) SAP
4 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
Malvern, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + excellent package & development
Posted: 2 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + excellent package & development
Posted: 2 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Redditch
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Tyresoft Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago