The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 18 20
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Java 165 177 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 8.95% 7.46% 8.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.42% 19.78% 19.48%
Number of salaries quoted 142 142 134
Median salary £45,000 £42,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +14.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,825
% change year-on-year - +0.39%  

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 808 895 775
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 43.82% 37.73% 44.39%
Number of salaries quoted 687 777 695
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Java as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Birmingham

Java
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Java in Birmingham

Java
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Birmingham over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Birmingham

Java
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Java.

1 183 (48.80%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (35.73%) JavaScript
3 117 (31.20%) HTML
4 115 (30.67%) Finance
5 86 (22.93%) C#
6 82 (21.87%) J2EE
7 79 (21.07%) Linux
8 74 (19.73%) SQL
9 73 (19.47%) CSS
10 66 (17.60%) .NET
11 65 (17.33%) MVC
12 62 (16.53%) AngularJS
13 60 (16.00%) TDD
13 60 (16.00%) Spring
14 58 (15.47%) Selenium
15 57 (15.20%) Big Data
16 55 (14.67%) BDD
16 55 (14.67%) SQL Server
17 54 (14.40%) Fintech
18 53 (14.13%) Apache
19 50 (13.33%) C++
19 50 (13.33%) Banking
20 48 (12.80%) Python
20 48 (12.80%) Hadoop
21 44 (11.73%) HTML5
21 44 (11.73%) Apache Spark
22 43 (11.47%) PHP
23 42 (11.20%) Windows
23 42 (11.20%) QA
24 41 (10.93%) Unix

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 53 (14.13%) Apache
2 44 (11.73%) Apache Spark
3 20 (5.33%) JBoss
4 15 (4.00%) WebSphere
5 11 (2.93%) WebLogic
6 9 (2.40%) Tomcat
7 8 (2.13%) MS Exchange
7 8 (2.13%) nginx
8 6 (1.60%) IIS
8 6 (1.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 5 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (1.07%) SharePoint
10 4 (1.07%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (1.07%) WordPress
11 3 (0.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 3 (0.80%) Drupal
12 2 (0.53%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.53%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.53%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (2.93%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.27%) Blender
2 1 (0.27%) MS Office
2 1 (0.27%) MS Project
2 1 (0.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (2.93%) Magento
2 8 (2.13%) NetSuite
3 5 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.33%) Northgate Housing
4 3 (0.80%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.53%) SAP MII
6 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.27%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.27%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 28 (7.47%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (2.93%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (2.67%) GitHub
3 10 (2.67%) SaaS
4 9 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.53%) AdWords
5 2 (0.53%) Amazon CloudSearch
5 2 (0.53%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.27%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.40%) HTTP
1 9 (2.40%) TCP/IP
2 6 (1.60%) Firewall
2 6 (1.60%) FTP
3 5 (1.33%) SSL
4 4 (1.07%) ATM
5 2 (0.53%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.53%) Intranet
5 2 (0.53%) LDAP
5 2 (0.53%) Wireless
6 1 (0.27%) Internet
6 1 (0.27%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (15.20%) Big Data
2 55 (14.67%) SQL Server
3 48 (12.80%) Hadoop
4 29 (7.73%) MySQL
5 15 (4.00%) NoSQL
6 13 (3.47%) MongoDB
6 13 (3.47%) Relational Database
7 12 (3.20%) DB2
8 9 (2.40%) RDBMS
9 8 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (0.80%) MarkLogic
10 3 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.80%) SQLite
10 3 (0.80%) Triplestore
11 2 (0.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (0.53%) Flink
11 2 (0.53%) Impala
11 2 (0.53%) OLAP Cube
11 2 (0.53%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 58 (15.47%) Selenium
2 40 (10.67%) JUnit
3 35 (9.33%) Git (software)
4 24 (6.40%) JIRA
5 23 (6.13%) Maven
6 13 (3.47%) Jenkins
6 13 (3.47%) JMeter
6 13 (3.47%) Subversion
7 12 (3.20%) Cucumber
8 10 (2.67%) Mockito
8 10 (2.67%) TestNG
8 10 (2.67%) Visual Studio
9 9 (2.40%) DbUnit
9 9 (2.40%) Gradle
9 9 (2.40%) jMock
9 9 (2.40%) SonarQube
9 9 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (2.13%) HP UFT
11 7 (1.87%) Ant
12 6 (1.60%) WebDriver
General
1 115 (30.67%) Finance
2 50 (13.33%) Banking
3 26 (6.93%) Telecoms
4 25 (6.67%) Marketing
5 24 (6.40%) Retail
6 11 (2.93%) Advertising
7 8 (2.13%) International Banking
8 7 (1.87%) Publishing
9 4 (1.07%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.53%) Games
10 2 (0.53%) Local Government
11 1 (0.27%) Back Office
11 1 (0.27%) Legal
11 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 221 (58.93%) Developer
2 112 (29.87%) Java Developer
3 41 (10.93%) Graduate
3 41 (10.93%) Graduate Developer
4 38 (10.13%) Senior Developer
5 30 (8.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 28 (7.47%) Architect
7 27 (7.20%) HTML Developer
7 27 (7.20%) Senior Java Developer
8 25 (6.67%) Consultant
8 25 (6.67%) Web Developer
9 24 (6.40%) PHP Developer
10 22 (5.87%) Junior
10 22 (5.87%) Junior Developer
11 19 (5.07%) C# Developer
12 18 (4.80%) Python Developer
13 17 (4.53%) Graduate C# Developer
13 17 (4.53%) Graduate Java Developer
13 17 (4.53%) Junior Java Developer
13 17 (4.53%) Junior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (31.20%) HTML
2 82 (21.87%) J2EE
3 73 (19.47%) CSS
4 66 (17.60%) .NET
5 62 (16.53%) AngularJS
6 60 (16.00%) Spring
7 44 (11.73%) HTML5
8 40 (10.67%) Web Services
9 36 (9.60%) XML
10 34 (9.07%) jQuery
11 31 (8.27%) Hibernate
12 30 (8.00%) REST
13 29 (7.73%) SOAP
14 26 (6.93%) ASP.NET
15 25 (6.67%) Node.js
16 24 (6.40%) RESTful
17 22 (5.87%) ASP.NET MVC
17 22 (5.87%) Java EE
18 14 (3.73%) JSON
19 11 (2.93%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 54 (14.40%) Fintech
2 14 (3.73%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (3.47%) Computer Science
4 11 (2.93%) User Experience
5 10 (2.67%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (1.87%) Hedge funds
7 6 (1.60%) Social Media
8 5 (1.33%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.07%) iSeries
10 3 (0.80%) Social Network
11 2 (0.53%) Linux Command Line
12 1 (0.27%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.27%) CMDB
12 1 (0.27%) Oculus Rift
12 1 (0.27%) PMI
12 1 (0.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 79 (21.07%) Linux
2 42 (11.20%) Windows
3 41 (10.93%) Unix
4 11 (2.93%) Android
5 8 (2.13%) Apple iOS
5 8 (2.13%) Mac OS
5 8 (2.13%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.07%) Solaris
7 3 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.53%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.27%) Debian
9 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (48.80%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (17.33%) MVC
3 60 (16.00%) TDD
4 55 (14.67%) BDD
5 40 (10.67%) OO
5 40 (10.67%) Web Development
6 39 (10.40%) Scrum
6 39 (10.40%) Software Engineering
7 35 (9.33%) SDLC
8 32 (8.53%) E-Commerce
8 32 (8.53%) OOP
9 30 (8.00%) SOA
10 28 (7.47%) Automation Testing
11 26 (6.93%) Mentoring
11 26 (6.93%) Test Scripting
12 24 (6.40%) Unit Testing
13 23 (6.13%) Front End Development
14 22 (5.87%) Open Source
15 19 (5.07%) Project Management
16 18 (4.80%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 134 (35.73%) JavaScript
2 86 (22.93%) C#
3 74 (19.73%) SQL
4 50 (13.33%) C++
5 48 (12.80%) Python
6 43 (11.47%) PHP
7 19 (5.07%) Scala
8 12 (3.20%) C
9 10 (2.67%) XPath
10 9 (2.40%) Perl
11 8 (2.13%) Ruby
11 8 (2.13%) VBScript
12 7 (1.87%) T-SQL
12 7 (1.87%) VB
13 5 (1.33%) Korn
14 4 (1.07%) Delphi
14 4 (1.07%) RPG
15 3 (0.80%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.80%) XQuery
16 2 (0.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 37 (9.87%) Degree
2 8 (2.13%) ISTQB
2 8 (2.13%) SC Cleared
2 8 (2.13%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.07%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 3 (0.80%) ISEB
4 3 (0.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.27%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.27%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.27%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (11.20%) QA
2 7 (1.87%) SDET
3 5 (1.33%) PMO
4 2 (0.53%) SLA
5 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (4.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (2.40%) Docker
2 9 (2.40%) vSphere
3 3 (0.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.53%) Firmware
4 2 (0.53%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (1.60%) Tivoli
2 5 (1.33%) Nagios
2 5 (1.33%) Netcool
2 5 (1.33%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 5 (1.33%) SCOM
3 3 (0.80%) Hadoop YARN
3 3 (0.80%) TIBCO Hawk
4 1 (0.27%) Ansible
4 1 (0.27%) Graphite
4 1 (0.27%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.27%) Puppet
4 1 (0.27%) Salt
Vendors
1 38 (10.13%) Oracle
2 17 (4.53%) VMware
3 16 (4.27%) Microsoft
4 12 (3.20%) Sybase
5 9 (2.40%) SAP
5 9 (2.40%) ServiceNow
6 8 (2.13%) Veeam
7 6 (1.60%) Google
8 5 (1.33%) IBM
8 5 (1.33%) Northgate
8 5 (1.33%) SolarWinds
8 5 (1.33%) Xamarin
9 4 (1.07%) Cognizant
9 4 (1.07%) NEC
10 3 (0.80%) Adobe
10 3 (0.80%) Apple
10 3 (0.80%) Tableau
10 3 (0.80%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.53%) Facebook
11 2 (0.53%) Twitter
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Great Benefit Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension +25 days holiday
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Industry leading salary
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands, UK
Wipro
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham
Spring Technology
Salary: ,
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Great Benefits and Home Working
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days holiday, flexi, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 41k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Additional Benefits!
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FIS Global
Salary: Competitive Salary x Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 21 days ago