Period
to 22 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 6 months to 22 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > Midlands
6 months to
22 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 18 15 16
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 1,248 1,593 1,557
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 10.55% 11.08% 10.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.79% 21.30% 19.59%
Number of salaries quoted 924 1,258 1,404
Midlands median annual salary £47,750 £47,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.53% +8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,525 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Java 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 5,727 7,478 7,946
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 48.41% 52.01% 52.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4,471 6,281 6,854
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Java in the Midlands

Java
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Java in the Midlands

Java
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in the Midlands over the 6 months to 22 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Java in the Midlands

Java
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 within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 May 2019. 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 +5 665 £50,000 +5.26% 68
West Midlands -9 586 £46,746 +1.17% 94
Java
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2019, IT jobs citing Java 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.

1 703 (56.33%) Agile Software Development
2 390 (31.25%) SQL
3 379 (30.37%) C#
4 363 (29.09%) JavaScript
5 340 (27.24%) Spring
6 277 (22.20%) Amazon AWS
7 271 (21.71%) Software Engineering
8 256 (20.51%) HTML
9 245 (19.63%) Degree
10 238 (19.07%) Test Automation
11 231 (18.51%) Scrum
12 228 (18.27%) CSS
13 221 (17.71%) TDD
14 207 (16.59%) Linux
15 199 (15.95%) OO
16 193 (15.46%) Microsoft Azure
17 191 (15.30%) Python
18 187 (14.98%) Finance
19 182 (14.58%) Oracle
20 176 (14.10%) Microsoft
21 175 (14.02%) Web Services
21 175 (14.02%) Git (software)
22 167 (13.38%) Continuous Integration
23 165 (13.22%) Jenkins
24 163 (13.06%) Maven
25 161 (12.90%) QA
26 158 (12.66%) C++
27 154 (12.34%) .NET
28 151 (12.10%) RESTful
29 147 (11.78%) Node.js

Java
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 58 (4.65%) Apache Spark
2 46 (3.69%) Apache
3 40 (3.21%) JBoss
4 39 (3.13%) Confluence
5 33 (2.64%) Tomcat
6 22 (1.76%) Elasticsearch
7 21 (1.68%) SAS
8 13 (1.04%) CICS
9 11 (0.88%) IIS
9 11 (0.88%) WebLogic
10 9 (0.72%) Drupal
11 8 (0.64%) CMS
11 8 (0.64%) MQSeries
12 7 (0.56%) NetWeaver
12 7 (0.56%) nginx
12 7 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
12 7 (0.56%) WordPress
13 6 (0.48%) Apache Solr
13 6 (0.48%) WildFly
14 5 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 35 (2.80%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.16%) HipChat
4 1 (0.080%) Adobe XD
4 1 (0.080%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.080%) Figma
4 1 (0.080%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.080%) PrintSoft PReS
4 1 (0.080%) Sketch
4 1 (0.080%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 23 (1.84%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.32%) Magento
3 2 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.16%) Exstream
3 2 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.16%) SAP FI-CA
3 2 (0.16%) SAP PSCD
4 1 (0.080%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.080%) Scribe Insight
4 1 (0.080%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 277 (22.20%) Amazon AWS
2 193 (15.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 50 (4.01%) Google Cloud Platform
4 49 (3.93%) GitHub
5 33 (2.64%) Serverless
6 23 (1.84%) PaaS
7 20 (1.60%) IaaS
8 18 (1.44%) SaaS
9 16 (1.28%) AWS Lambda
9 16 (1.28%) Office 365
10 15 (1.20%) AWS CloudFormation
10 15 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
11 14 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
12 12 (0.96%) Amazon Kinesis
13 11 (0.88%) Amazon SQS
14 10 (0.80%) Amazon S3
14 10 (0.80%) npm
15 9 (0.72%) OpenShift
16 7 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
16 7 (0.56%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 44 (3.53%) TCP/IP
2 29 (2.32%) Modbus
2 29 (2.32%) RS-485
3 26 (2.08%) Internet
4 21 (1.68%) HTTP
5 18 (1.44%) DNS
6 14 (1.12%) SSH
7 12 (0.96%) Network Security
8 11 (0.88%) Firewall
9 10 (0.80%) Ethernet
10 9 (0.72%) HTTPS
11 8 (0.64%) LAN
11 8 (0.64%) VLAN
11 8 (0.64%) WAN
12 7 (0.56%) RFID
13 6 (0.48%) FTP
13 6 (0.48%) VoIP
14 5 (0.40%) PPP
14 5 (0.40%) VPN
15 4 (0.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (7.77%) Hadoop
2 92 (7.37%) Big Data
2 92 (7.37%) MySQL
3 75 (6.01%) PostgreSQL
4 70 (5.61%) MongoDB
5 66 (5.29%) SQL Server
6 61 (4.89%) NoSQL
7 47 (3.77%) Relational Database
8 44 (3.53%) Oracle Database
9 40 (3.21%) Oracle Reports
10 34 (2.72%) HBase
11 30 (2.40%) Apache Cassandra
11 30 (2.40%) Apache Hive
12 29 (2.32%) Amazon Redshift
13 28 (2.24%) Impala
14 24 (1.92%) DB2
15 22 (1.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 22 (1.76%) Oracle Discoverer
16 21 (1.68%) Pentaho
16 21 (1.68%) Redis
Development Applications
1 175 (14.02%) Git (software)
2 165 (13.22%) Jenkins
3 163 (13.06%) Maven
4 137 (10.98%) JIRA
5 128 (10.26%) Selenium
6 88 (7.05%) Cucumber
7 82 (6.57%) Subversion
8 77 (6.17%) Visual Studio
9 76 (6.09%) JUnit
10 61 (4.89%) Gradle
11 55 (4.41%) SoapUI
12 54 (4.33%) WebDriver
13 46 (3.69%) Robot Framework
14 45 (3.61%) JMeter
15 33 (2.64%) Eclipse
16 31 (2.48%) Bitbucket
17 30 (2.40%) Sonatype Nexus
18 28 (2.24%) Oracle APEX
19 26 (2.08%) Zephyr
20 22 (1.76%) Artifactory
General
1 187 (14.98%) Finance
2 78 (6.25%) Retail
3 62 (4.97%) Manufacturing
3 62 (4.97%) Marketing
4 35 (2.80%) Automotive
5 26 (2.08%) Games
6 18 (1.44%) Banking
7 12 (0.96%) Retail Banking
8 10 (0.80%) Telecoms
9 9 (0.72%) Legal
10 7 (0.56%) Military
10 7 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (0.40%) Advertising
11 5 (0.40%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.24%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.24%) Law
12 3 (0.24%) Publishing
13 1 (0.080%) Back Office
13 1 (0.080%) Electronics
13 1 (0.080%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 604 (48.40%) Developer
2 337 (27.00%) Java Developer
3 142 (11.38%) Software Engineer
4 113 (9.05%) Architect
5 96 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 79 (6.33%) Lead Developer
7 75 (6.01%) Tester
8 71 (5.69%) Senior Java Developer
9 69 (5.53%) Java Engineer
10 68 (5.45%) Analyst
11 62 (4.97%) Solutions Architect
12 58 (4.65%) Automation Tester
13 55 (4.41%) Lead Java Developer
14 51 (4.09%) Software Developer
15 41 (3.29%) Web Developer
16 39 (3.13%) Applications Developer
16 39 (3.13%) Graduate
16 39 (3.13%) Lead Software Engineer
17 36 (2.88%) Cloud Architect
18 34 (2.72%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 340 (27.24%) Spring
2 256 (20.51%) HTML
3 228 (18.27%) CSS
4 175 (14.02%) Web Services
5 154 (12.34%) .NET
6 151 (12.10%) RESTful
7 147 (11.78%) Node.js
8 143 (11.46%) AngularJS
9 125 (10.02%) HTML5
10 122 (9.78%) J2EE
11 117 (9.38%) REST
12 102 (8.17%) Hibernate
13 96 (7.69%) XML
14 95 (7.61%) JSON
15 77 (6.17%) Spring Boot
16 69 (5.53%) SOAP
17 68 (5.45%) Java EE
18 63 (5.05%) React
19 56 (4.49%) ASP.NET
20 49 (3.93%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 72 (5.77%) User Experience
2 61 (4.89%) Analytical Skills
3 57 (4.57%) Public Cloud
4 40 (3.21%) Enterprise Software
5 39 (3.13%) Fintech
6 35 (2.80%) Self-Motivation
7 34 (2.72%) Mobile App
8 33 (2.64%) Embedded Systems
9 29 (2.32%) CAN bus
10 26 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
10 26 (2.08%) Virtual Team
11 24 (1.92%) Data Centre
12 19 (1.52%) Device Driver
13 18 (1.44%) Internet of Things
14 16 (1.28%) NHS
14 16 (1.28%) Social Media
15 15 (1.20%) Management Information System
16 14 (1.12%) Driving Licence
17 13 (1.04%) Algorithms
17 13 (1.04%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 207 (16.59%) Linux
2 91 (7.29%) Unix
2 91 (7.29%) Windows
3 75 (6.01%) Android
4 68 (5.45%) Apple iOS
5 29 (2.32%) FreeRTOS
6 20 (1.60%) Mac OS
7 10 (0.80%) Windows Server
8 6 (0.48%) Mac OS X
8 6 (0.48%) Solaris
8 6 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.32%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.24%) Data ONTAP
10 3 (0.24%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.080%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 703 (56.33%) Agile Software Development
2 271 (21.71%) Software Engineering
3 238 (19.07%) Test Automation
4 231 (18.51%) Scrum
5 221 (17.71%) TDD
6 199 (15.95%) OO
7 167 (13.38%) Continuous Integration
8 143 (11.46%) DevOps
9 136 (10.90%) SDLC
10 131 (10.50%) Problem-Solving
11 124 (9.94%) Microservices
12 118 (9.46%) Computer Science
13 107 (8.57%) Web Development
14 102 (8.17%) Mentoring
15 100 (8.01%) MVC
16 96 (7.69%) Analytics
17 91 (7.29%) OOP
18 88 (7.05%) Unit Testing
19 83 (6.65%) BDD
20 78 (6.25%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 390 (31.25%) SQL
2 379 (30.37%) C#
3 363 (29.09%) JavaScript
4 191 (15.30%) Python
5 158 (12.66%) C++
6 101 (8.09%) Scala
7 89 (7.13%) PL/SQL
8 76 (6.09%) C
9 52 (4.17%) Java 8
10 49 (3.93%) Shell Script
11 47 (3.77%) Ruby
11 47 (3.77%) TypeScript
12 43 (3.45%) PHP
13 35 (2.80%) Bash Shell
14 29 (2.32%) Groovy
15 27 (2.16%) Go
16 22 (1.76%) PowerShell
17 21 (1.68%) Objective-C
18 19 (1.52%) VB.NET
19 18 (1.44%) ES6
Qualifications
1 245 (19.63%) Degree
2 59 (4.73%) Security Cleared
3 47 (3.77%) Computer Science Degree
4 33 (2.64%) ISTQB
5 29 (2.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 26 (2.08%) SC Cleared
7 14 (1.12%) Master's Degree
8 12 (0.96%) AWS Certification
8 12 (0.96%) ISEB
9 10 (0.80%) CISSP
10 9 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (0.64%) MCSA
11 8 (0.64%) MCSE
11 8 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (0.64%) Numerate Degree
12 7 (0.56%) PhD
13 5 (0.40%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 5 (0.40%) CEPT
13 5 (0.40%) GPEN
13 5 (0.40%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 161 (12.90%) QA
2 29 (2.32%) GDPR
3 11 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.72%) SLA
5 5 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 4 (0.32%) HL7
7 3 (0.24%) IEC 62304
7 3 (0.24%) ISO 13485
7 3 (0.24%) PMO
8 1 (0.080%) ISO 26262
8 1 (0.080%) SEPA
System Software
1 130 (10.42%) Docker
2 59 (4.73%) Firmware
3 27 (2.16%) Active Directory
4 9 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 6 (0.48%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.40%) HDFS
8 4 (0.32%) vSphere
9 3 (0.24%) NLBS
9 3 (0.24%) Xen
10 2 (0.16%) Apache Flume
10 2 (0.16%) Postfix
10 2 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.080%) Squid
11 1 (0.080%) vCloud
11 1 (0.080%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 66 (5.29%) Kubernetes
2 51 (4.09%) Ansible
3 46 (3.69%) Terraform
4 34 (2.72%) Puppet
5 16 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (0.64%) Salt
7 6 (0.48%) HP ALM
7 6 (0.48%) Single Sign-On
8 5 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (0.40%) Packer
9 3 (0.24%) Consul
9 3 (0.24%) Docker Swarm
9 3 (0.24%) Grafana
9 3 (0.24%) Graphite
9 3 (0.24%) Nagios
9 3 (0.24%) Opsview
9 3 (0.24%) WSUS
9 3 (0.24%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.16%) HockeyApp
11 1 (0.080%) Rancher
Vendors
1 182 (14.58%) Oracle
2 176 (14.10%) Microsoft
3 35 (2.80%) Google
4 29 (2.32%) SAP
5 27 (2.16%) IBM
6 21 (1.68%) Cloudera
7 16 (1.28%) Atlassian
8 14 (1.12%) ForgeRock
9 10 (0.80%) MuleSoft
9 10 (0.80%) VMware
10 9 (0.72%) Citrix
10 9 (0.72%) HP
11 8 (0.64%) Twitter
11 8 (0.64%) Xamarin
12 7 (0.56%) PayPal
13 5 (0.40%) hybris
13 5 (0.40%) Sitecore
14 4 (0.32%) Adobe
14 4 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
15 3 (0.24%) Cisco