The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the M4 Corridor 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
South East / M4 Corridor
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 2
Permanent jobs citing Java 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the M4 Corridor - - 21.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £45,000
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 the M4 Corridor with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
M4 Corridor
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the M4 Corridor 16.67% - 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in the M4 Corridor

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the M4 Corridor 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 the M4 Corridor

Java
Salary Trend in the M4 Corridor

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java in the M4 Corridor.

Salary trend for Java in the M4 Corridor

Java
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in the M4 Corridor

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 M4 Corridor region with a requirement for Java.

1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSD
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) EAI
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (100.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 3 (100.00%) DataPower
1 3 (100.00%) REST

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in the M4 Corridor 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 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (100.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSD
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) EAI
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM