Period
to 27 November 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for Java 8 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java 8 over the 6 months to 27 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java SE 8
England > Midlands
6 months to
27 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 223 194 292
Rank change year-on-year -29 +98 -44
Permanent jobs citing Java 8 102 24 39
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.95% 0.52% 0.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.12% 0.96% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 46 12 32
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,250 "
25th Percentile £46,250 £46,250 £23,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £56,250 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -2.22% +25.00% -14.29%
75th Percentile £65,000 £68,125 £48,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £65,875
England median annual salary £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +7.41% -3.57% +12.00%

Java 8 is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 4,804 2,494 5,286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 44.70% 53.69% 46.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3,688 2,107 4,655
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £26,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,125 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.89% +7.06% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% -

Java 8
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Java 8 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Java 8 in the Midlands

Java 8
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Java 8 in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Java 8 in the Midlands

Java 8
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Java 8 in the Midlands over the 6 months to 27 November 2021.

Salary histogram for Java 8 in the Midlands

Java 8
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java 8 within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 27 November 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Midlands -8 56 £55,000 -15.38% 3
West Midlands -85 46 £55,000 +7.32% 11
Java 8
England

For the 6 months to 27 November 2021, IT jobs citing Java 8 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for Java 8.

1 102 (100.00%) Java
2 90 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (82.35%) Spring
4 63 (61.76%) Docker
5 59 (57.84%) Microservices
6 58 (56.86%) Social Skills
7 57 (55.88%) REST
7 57 (55.88%) Security Cleared
8 54 (52.94%) Terraform
9 53 (51.96%) Open Source
9 53 (51.96%) TDD
10 52 (50.98%) SC Cleared
11 50 (49.02%) Jenkins
11 50 (49.02%) Problem-Solving
12 49 (48.04%) Hibernate
13 47 (46.08%) Scrum
13 47 (46.08%) Middleware
13 47 (46.08%) GraphQL
14 46 (45.10%) Serverless
15 45 (44.12%) GitHub
15 45 (44.12%) Continuous Integration
16 44 (43.14%) BDD
16 44 (43.14%) Big Data
16 44 (43.14%) Big Data Analytics
16 44 (43.14%) Data Analytics
16 44 (43.14%) Analytics
16 44 (43.14%) SOA
16 44 (43.14%) JavaBeans
16 44 (43.14%) Coaching
17 19 (18.63%) Software Engineering

Java 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 5 (4.90%) IIS
2 3 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.98%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.98%) Confluence
3 1 (0.98%) GlassFish
3 1 (0.98%) JBoss
3 1 (0.98%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 46 (45.10%) Serverless
2 45 (44.12%) GitHub
3 16 (15.69%) AWS
4 10 (9.80%) Datadog
5 5 (4.90%) GCP
5 5 (4.90%) OpenShift
6 4 (3.92%) Azure
7 2 (1.96%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (1.96%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.90%) HTTPS
1 5 (4.90%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (43.14%) Big Data
2 10 (9.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 6 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 6 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.92%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.94%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.96%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.98%) Hazelcast
7 1 (0.98%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 50 (49.02%) Jenkins
2 16 (15.69%) GitLab
3 14 (13.73%) JUnit
4 10 (9.80%) JMeter
4 10 (9.80%) Postman
4 10 (9.80%) Selenium
5 7 (6.86%) Git (software)
6 5 (4.90%) Cucumber
6 5 (4.90%) Gradle
6 5 (4.90%) Maven
7 4 (3.92%) JIRA
8 2 (1.96%) Gatling
9 1 (0.98%) Apache Archiva
9 1 (0.98%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.98%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.98%) Mockito
9 1 (0.98%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.98%) TeamCity
General
1 58 (56.86%) Social Skills
2 5 (4.90%) Police
3 3 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.96%) Finance
5 1 (0.98%) Banking
5 1 (0.98%) Public Speaking
Job Titles
1 84 (82.35%) Developer
2 83 (81.37%) Java Developer
3 18 (17.65%) Senior Developer
3 18 (17.65%) Senior Java Developer
3 18 (17.65%) Software Engineer
4 13 (12.75%) Java Engineer
4 13 (12.75%) Java Software Engineer
5 6 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (4.90%) Android Engineer
6 5 (4.90%) Android Software Engineer
6 5 (4.90%) Senior Java Engineer
6 5 (4.90%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 4 (3.92%) Cloud Developer
7 4 (3.92%) Lead Software Engineer
8 2 (1.96%) Integration Developer
8 2 (1.96%) Mid-Level Java Developer
8 2 (1.96%) Software Developer
9 1 (0.98%) Apache Spark Developer
9 1 (0.98%) Java Scala Developer
9 1 (0.98%) Senior Java Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (82.35%) Spring
2 57 (55.88%) REST
3 49 (48.04%) Hibernate
4 47 (46.08%) GraphQL
4 47 (46.08%) Middleware
5 44 (43.14%) JavaBeans
6 19 (18.63%) RESTful
7 17 (16.67%) Spring Boot
8 8 (7.84%) React
8 8 (7.84%) Swagger
9 7 (6.86%) Web Services
10 5 (4.90%) .NET
10 5 (4.90%) AngularJS
10 5 (4.90%) JavaFX
10 5 (4.90%) Swing
11 4 (3.92%) J2EE
11 4 (3.92%) Spring Batch
11 4 (3.92%) Vue.js
12 3 (2.94%) Kafka
12 3 (2.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.80%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (7.84%) Algorithms
3 3 (2.94%) Data Structures
3 3 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.96%) Legacy Applications
5 1 (0.98%) Blog
5 1 (0.98%) Derivative
5 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.98%) Equities
5 1 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.98%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 1 (0.98%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.90%) Android
1 5 (4.90%) Windows
1 5 (4.90%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.98%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (57.84%) Microservices
3 53 (51.96%) Open Source
3 53 (51.96%) TDD
4 50 (49.02%) Problem-Solving
5 47 (46.08%) Scrum
6 45 (44.12%) Continuous Integration
7 44 (43.14%) Analytics
7 44 (43.14%) BDD
7 44 (43.14%) Big Data Analytics
7 44 (43.14%) Coaching
7 44 (43.14%) Data Analytics
7 44 (43.14%) SOA
8 19 (18.63%) Software Engineering
9 15 (14.71%) DevOps
10 11 (10.78%) OO
11 9 (8.82%) Mentoring
11 9 (8.82%) OOP
12 8 (7.84%) MVC
12 8 (7.84%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 102 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (14.71%) SQL
3 10 (9.80%) JavaScript
4 8 (7.84%) Python
5 6 (5.88%) PowerShell
6 5 (4.90%) C#
7 4 (3.92%) Java 11
8 3 (2.94%) Go
8 3 (2.94%) Perl
9 1 (0.98%) ES6
9 1 (0.98%) Scala
9 1 (0.98%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 57 (55.88%) Security Cleared
2 52 (50.98%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.86%) Degree
4 1 (0.98%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.94%) QA
2 2 (1.96%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.96%) PSD2
System Software
1 63 (61.76%) Docker
2 5 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 54 (52.94%) Terraform
2 8 (7.84%) Kubernetes
3 5 (4.90%) Ansible
4 1 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.90%) VMware
3 2 (1.96%) CyberSource
3 2 (1.96%) PayPal
4 1 (0.98%) Google
4 1 (0.98%) IBM
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle