Period
to 23 September 2020

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 23 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > Midlands
6 months to
23 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 37 20 14
Rank change year-on-year -17 -6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 234 962 1,514
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 5.96% 8.35% 11.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.26% 17.25% 23.25%
Number of salaries quoted 176 842 1,269
Median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £31,000 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £73,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +8.70% +4.55%

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 2,079 5,576 6,511
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 52.95% 48.42% 48.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1,716 4,700 5,494
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,375
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% +2.04%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Java in the Midlands

Java
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Java in the Midlands

Java
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Java in the Midlands over the 6 months to 23 September 2020.

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 23 September 2020. 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
West Midlands -11 144 £50,000 +5.26% 68
East Midlands -18 85 £52,500 +7.69% 27
Java
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2020, 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.

1 114 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (35.04%) Python
3 80 (34.19%) JavaScript
4 71 (30.34%) SQL
5 58 (24.79%) Software Engineering
6 56 (23.93%) Azure
7 55 (23.50%) AWS
7 55 (23.50%) Linux
8 51 (21.79%) Spring
9 50 (21.37%) DevOps
10 48 (20.51%) Problem-Solving
11 47 (20.09%) C#
12 43 (18.38%) Degree
13 42 (17.95%) C++
13 42 (17.95%) Unix
13 42 (17.95%) REST
14 41 (17.52%) Git (software)
15 38 (16.24%) Node.js
16 37 (15.81%) Oracle
17 36 (15.38%) Finance
17 36 (15.38%) Test Automation
18 35 (14.96%) NoSQL
18 35 (14.96%) SQL Server
18 35 (14.96%) .NET
18 35 (14.96%) HTML
18 35 (14.96%) Windows
19 34 (14.53%) Scrum
19 34 (14.53%) Security Cleared
19 34 (14.53%) AngularJS
20 32 (13.68%) Jenkins

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 15 (6.41%) Apache Spark
2 10 (4.27%) Confluence
3 8 (3.42%) CMS
3 8 (3.42%) JBoss
3 8 (3.42%) WebSphere
4 7 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (2.99%) GlassFish
5 4 (1.71%) Apache
5 4 (1.71%) SAS
5 4 (1.71%) WordPress
6 3 (1.28%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.85%) Anypoint
7 2 (0.85%) Jupyter
7 2 (0.85%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.43%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.43%) Apache Synapse
8 1 (0.43%) Appian
8 1 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.43%) FileNet
8 1 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (0.85%) S-PLUS
2 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.99%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 3 (1.28%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.43%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 56 (23.93%) Azure
2 55 (23.50%) AWS
3 16 (6.84%) GitHub
3 16 (6.84%) PaaS
4 14 (5.98%) SaaS
5 13 (5.56%) IaaS
6 9 (3.85%) Power Platform
7 8 (3.42%) GCP
8 6 (2.56%) OpenShift
9 3 (1.28%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (1.28%) Boomi
9 3 (1.28%) G Suite
9 3 (1.28%) iPaaS
9 3 (1.28%) Serverless
10 2 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.85%) Amazon EKS
10 2 (0.85%) BlazeMeter
10 2 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.85%) Office 365
10 2 (0.85%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.70%) FTP
2 8 (3.42%) AMQP
3 4 (1.71%) Firewall
4 2 (0.85%) Broadband
4 2 (0.85%) DAB
4 2 (0.85%) HTTP
4 2 (0.85%) Internet
4 2 (0.85%) SMTP
4 2 (0.85%) SNMP
4 2 (0.85%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (0.85%) SSL
5 1 (0.43%) DNS
5 1 (0.43%) SSH
5 1 (0.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (14.96%) NoSQL
1 35 (14.96%) SQL Server
2 31 (13.25%) Big Data
3 26 (11.11%) MySQL
4 22 (9.40%) Hadoop
5 16 (6.84%) Data Lake
6 13 (5.56%) MongoDB
7 12 (5.13%) HBase
7 12 (5.13%) Relational Database
8 10 (4.27%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (3.42%) Oracle Database
9 8 (3.42%) Redis
10 7 (2.99%) Power BI
11 6 (2.56%) Apache Hive
11 6 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (2.56%) Impala
12 5 (2.14%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (1.71%) DB2
13 4 (1.71%) QlikView
13 4 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 41 (17.52%) Git (software)
2 32 (13.68%) Jenkins
3 18 (7.69%) Selenium
4 17 (7.26%) JIRA
4 17 (7.26%) JUnit
5 12 (5.13%) Bitbucket
5 12 (5.13%) Mockito
6 10 (4.27%) GitLab
7 9 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (3.85%) Maven
7 9 (3.85%) Sonatype Nexus
7 9 (3.85%) TeamCity
8 7 (2.99%) Apache Archiva
8 7 (2.99%) Artifactory
9 6 (2.56%) JMeter
10 5 (2.14%) Gradle
10 5 (2.14%) Subversion
11 4 (1.71%) Capybara
11 4 (1.71%) Cucumber
11 4 (1.71%) minitest
General
1 36 (15.38%) Finance
2 12 (5.13%) Law
3 10 (4.27%) Retail
4 7 (2.99%) Back Office
4 7 (2.99%) Digital Economy
5 6 (2.56%) Games
5 6 (2.56%) Public Sector
6 5 (2.14%) Banking
7 3 (1.28%) Automotive
8 2 (0.85%) Marketing
9 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 99 (42.31%) Developer
2 52 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 23 (9.83%) DevOps Engineer
4 22 (9.40%) Senior Developer
4 22 (9.40%) Software Engineer
5 19 (8.12%) Java Engineer
6 17 (7.26%) Software Developer
7 16 (6.84%) Architect
7 16 (6.84%) Consultant
8 15 (6.41%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 15 (6.41%) Senior Java Developer
9 14 (5.98%) Lead Developer
10 13 (5.56%) SAP Basis Consultant
10 13 (5.56%) SAP Consultant
11 11 (4.70%) Lead Java Developer
11 11 (4.70%) Senior Software Engineer
12 10 (4.27%) .NET Developer
12 10 (4.27%) Analyst
12 10 (4.27%) Python Engineer
13 9 (3.85%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (21.79%) Spring
2 42 (17.95%) REST
3 38 (16.24%) Node.js
4 35 (14.96%) .NET
4 35 (14.96%) HTML
5 34 (14.53%) AngularJS
6 30 (12.82%) CSS
7 26 (11.11%) React
8 25 (10.68%) RESTful
9 23 (9.83%) Hibernate
10 19 (8.12%) Spring Boot
11 18 (7.69%) Java EE
11 18 (7.69%) Kafka
11 18 (7.69%) SOAP
12 16 (6.84%) JMS
12 16 (6.84%) Web Services
13 15 (6.41%) J2EE
14 14 (5.98%) Apache Camel
15 13 (5.56%) SAP Basis
16 12 (5.13%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 29 (12.39%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 11 (4.70%) Cloud Native
3 11 (4.70%) Public Cloud
4 7 (2.99%) Linux Command Line
5 6 (2.56%) AS400
5 6 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (2.14%) Private Cloud
7 4 (1.71%) Blog
7 4 (1.71%) iSeries
7 4 (1.71%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.71%) Social Media
8 3 (1.28%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.28%) Mobile Banking
8 3 (1.28%) User Experience
8 3 (1.28%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.85%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.85%) Cyber Defence
9 2 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.85%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 55 (23.50%) Linux
2 42 (17.95%) Unix
3 35 (14.96%) Windows
4 11 (4.70%) AIX
5 10 (4.27%) Android
6 9 (3.85%) Windows Server
7 6 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (2.14%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (24.79%) Software Engineering
3 50 (21.37%) DevOps
4 48 (20.51%) Problem-Solving
5 36 (15.38%) Test Automation
6 34 (14.53%) Scrum
7 30 (12.82%) Analytics
7 30 (12.82%) TDD
8 29 (12.39%) MVC
9 27 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
10 26 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
11 25 (10.68%) Computer Science
11 25 (10.68%) Microservices
11 25 (10.68%) OO
12 24 (10.26%) Technical Leadership
13 20 (8.55%) Change Management
14 19 (8.12%) Data Science
14 19 (8.12%) Open Source
15 17 (7.26%) ITIL
16 15 (6.41%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 82 (35.04%) Python
2 80 (34.19%) JavaScript
3 71 (30.34%) SQL
4 47 (20.09%) C#
5 42 (17.95%) C++
6 28 (11.97%) Scala
7 24 (10.26%) Perl
8 20 (8.55%) PowerShell
9 18 (7.69%) Java 8
9 18 (7.69%) R
10 17 (7.26%) PHP
11 15 (6.41%) Go
12 13 (5.56%) ABAP
13 12 (5.13%) PL/SQL
14 11 (4.70%) Ruby
15 7 (2.99%) C
16 6 (2.56%) Kotlin
16 6 (2.56%) Objective-C
16 6 (2.56%) Shell Script
17 4 (1.71%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 43 (18.38%) Degree
2 34 (14.53%) Security Cleared
3 28 (11.97%) SC Cleared
4 15 (6.41%) Computer Science Degree
5 12 (5.13%) DV Cleared
6 8 (3.42%) Master's Degree
7 4 (1.71%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.85%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.85%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.85%) PhD
9 1 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.41%) NIST
2 7 (2.99%) GDPR
3 6 (2.56%) QA
4 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.43%) PMO
4 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 31 (13.25%) Docker
2 14 (5.98%) HDFS
3 9 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (2.99%) vSphere
5 4 (1.71%) Active Directory
5 4 (1.71%) Firmware
6 3 (1.28%) BitLocker
6 3 (1.28%) Squid
7 2 (0.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (8.55%) Kubernetes
2 12 (5.13%) Terraform
3 11 (4.70%) Ansible
4 10 (4.27%) Data Guard
4 10 (4.27%) Oracle RMAN
5 9 (3.85%) Kibana
5 9 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (2.56%) Packer
7 4 (1.71%) Puppet
8 3 (1.28%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (1.28%) SCCM
9 2 (0.85%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (0.43%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.43%) Consul
10 1 (0.43%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.43%) logstash
10 1 (0.43%) Marathon
10 1 (0.43%) Mesos
10 1 (0.43%) Nagios
Vendors
1 37 (15.81%) Oracle
2 24 (10.26%) Microsoft
3 19 (8.12%) IBM
4 13 (5.56%) SAP
5 11 (4.70%) Red Hat
6 10 (4.27%) VMware
7 9 (3.85%) Cloudera
8 7 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (2.99%) Splunk
9 5 (2.14%) Google
9 5 (2.14%) MuleSoft
9 5 (2.14%) Talend
10 4 (1.71%) Informatica
10 4 (1.71%) TOWER Software
10 4 (1.71%) Xamarin
11 3 (1.28%) Apple
11 3 (1.28%) Dell
11 3 (1.28%) FireEye
11 3 (1.28%) McAfee
11 3 (1.28%) Symantec