Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > Midlands
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 20 15 14
Rank change year-on-year -5 -1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 868 1,514 1,805
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 8.58% 12.37% 11.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.37% 26.51% 22.10%
Number of salaries quoted 797 1,127 1,489
Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% -

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 4,725 5,712 8,167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 46.71% 46.67% 53.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4,118 4,477 6,924
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +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 21 February 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 21 February 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 -8 442 £49,362 +9.69% 172
East Midlands -7 424 £55,000 +4.76% 101
Java
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 424 (48.85%) Agile Software Development
2 272 (31.34%) C#
3 232 (26.73%) JavaScript
4 227 (26.15%) SQL
5 200 (23.04%) Software Engineering
6 194 (22.35%) AWS
7 190 (21.89%) Python
8 184 (21.20%) Test Automation
9 182 (20.97%) Spring
10 167 (19.24%) Jenkins
11 155 (17.86%) Linux
12 146 (16.82%) Degree
13 140 (16.13%) Git (software)
14 137 (15.78%) Azure
14 137 (15.78%) C++
14 137 (15.78%) .NET
15 136 (15.67%) Oracle
16 133 (15.32%) Web Services
17 128 (14.75%) Scrum
18 122 (14.06%) TDD
19 116 (13.36%) DevOps
20 113 (13.02%) Maven
21 112 (12.90%) Finance
21 112 (12.90%) RESTful
22 111 (12.79%) Computer Science
23 108 (12.44%) OO
24 104 (11.98%) CSS
25 103 (11.87%) SQL Server
26 102 (11.75%) Big Data
26 102 (11.75%) Microservices

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 82 (9.45%) Apache Spark
2 38 (4.38%) Elasticsearch
3 35 (4.03%) Tomcat
4 18 (2.07%) Confluence
5 17 (1.96%) Apache
5 17 (1.96%) JBoss
6 16 (1.84%) SAS
7 13 (1.50%) Apache Solr
8 10 (1.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 9 (1.04%) WildFly
10 6 (0.69%) Liferay
10 6 (0.69%) Red Hat Fuse
10 6 (0.69%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.58%) CICS
11 5 (0.58%) FileNet
12 4 (0.46%) Mule
12 4 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
13 3 (0.35%) CMS
13 3 (0.35%) GlassFish
13 3 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (0.69%) Simulink
1 6 (0.69%) Stateflow
2 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.23%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.23%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.12%) ENOVIA
2 1 (0.12%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 194 (22.35%) AWS
2 137 (15.78%) Azure
3 46 (5.30%) GitHub
4 45 (5.18%) GCP
5 25 (2.88%) SaaS
6 16 (1.84%) Amazon EC2
7 15 (1.73%) Serverless
8 11 (1.27%) IaaS
8 11 (1.27%) PaaS
9 10 (1.15%) Amazon SQS
9 10 (1.15%) Dynamics 365
10 8 (0.92%) Power Platform
11 7 (0.81%) Slack
12 6 (0.69%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.35%) Apigee
13 3 (0.35%) AWS Lambda
13 3 (0.35%) Boomi
14 2 (0.23%) AWS Fargate
14 2 (0.23%) iTunes
14 2 (0.23%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.73%) Internet
2 14 (1.61%) HTTP
3 10 (1.15%) PuTTY
4 9 (1.04%) VPN
5 8 (0.92%) DAB
6 7 (0.81%) 802.11
6 7 (0.81%) SNMP
7 6 (0.69%) Firewall
8 5 (0.58%) Broadband
9 4 (0.46%) Skype
9 4 (0.46%) TCP/IP
10 3 (0.35%) Ethernet
10 3 (0.35%) FlexRay
11 2 (0.23%) DNS
11 2 (0.23%) LAN
11 2 (0.23%) SSH
11 2 (0.23%) Telepresence
11 2 (0.23%) WAN
12 1 (0.12%) Modbus
12 1 (0.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (11.87%) SQL Server
2 102 (11.75%) Big Data
3 97 (11.18%) Hadoop
4 72 (8.29%) HBase
5 57 (6.57%) Apache Hive
6 56 (6.45%) Impala
7 52 (5.99%) NoSQL
8 49 (5.65%) PostgreSQL
9 44 (5.07%) MySQL
10 29 (3.34%) Oracle Database
11 28 (3.23%) Relational Database
12 23 (2.65%) MongoDB
13 22 (2.53%) SAP HANA
14 21 (2.42%) SAP BW
15 17 (1.96%) Flink
16 15 (1.73%) DB2
17 11 (1.27%) Amazon Redshift
18 10 (1.15%) Amazon RDS
18 10 (1.15%) Pentaho
18 10 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 167 (19.24%) Jenkins
2 140 (16.13%) Git (software)
3 113 (13.02%) Maven
4 88 (10.14%) Selenium
5 82 (9.45%) JUnit
6 80 (9.22%) JIRA
7 58 (6.68%) Cucumber
8 42 (4.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 42 (4.84%) Visual Studio
9 41 (4.72%) SonarQube
10 39 (4.49%) Subversion
11 35 (4.03%) Eclipse
12 33 (3.80%) JMeter
13 29 (3.34%) SoapUI
14 24 (2.76%) Artifactory
14 24 (2.76%) Gradle
15 23 (2.65%) Bitbucket
15 23 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
16 19 (2.19%) Mockito
16 19 (2.19%) WebDriver
General
1 112 (12.90%) Finance
2 32 (3.69%) Public Sector
3 27 (3.11%) Banking
4 23 (2.65%) Games
5 22 (2.53%) Manufacturing
6 21 (2.42%) Retail
7 17 (1.96%) Electronics
8 15 (1.73%) Law
8 15 (1.73%) Telecoms
9 14 (1.61%) Marketing
10 12 (1.38%) Automotive
10 12 (1.38%) Legal
11 10 (1.15%) Financial Institution
12 8 (0.92%) Police
13 5 (0.58%) Military
14 3 (0.35%) German Language
14 3 (0.35%) Local Government
15 2 (0.23%) Advertising
15 2 (0.23%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.12%) Billing
Job Titles
1 452 (52.07%) Developer
2 254 (29.26%) Java Developer
3 109 (12.56%) Senior Developer
4 91 (10.48%) Java Engineer
5 84 (9.68%) Software Engineer
6 80 (9.22%) Senior Java Developer
7 60 (6.91%) Software Developer
8 54 (6.22%) Lead Developer
9 49 (5.65%) Analyst
10 47 (5.41%) Java Software Engineer
11 39 (4.49%) Graduate
12 38 (4.38%) Agile Developer
12 38 (4.38%) Agile Java Developer
13 37 (4.26%) Lead Java Developer
14 36 (4.15%) Tester
15 33 (3.80%) Graduate Developer
16 30 (3.46%) Development Engineer
17 29 (3.34%) Applications Developer
17 29 (3.34%) Big Data Developer
18 28 (3.23%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (20.97%) Spring
2 137 (15.78%) .NET
3 133 (15.32%) Web Services
4 112 (12.90%) RESTful
5 104 (11.98%) CSS
6 97 (11.18%) HTML
7 74 (8.53%) AngularJS
7 74 (8.53%) Spring Boot
8 63 (7.26%) REST
9 58 (6.68%) Hibernate
9 58 (6.68%) J2EE
9 58 (6.68%) SOAP
10 47 (5.41%) XML
11 37 (4.26%) JPA
12 34 (3.92%) React
13 33 (3.80%) Java EE
13 33 (3.80%) Node.js
14 28 (3.23%) ASP.NET
15 26 (3.00%) Kafka
16 24 (2.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 99 (11.41%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (7.14%) Public Cloud
3 49 (5.65%) Enterprise Software
4 46 (5.30%) Mobile App
5 45 (5.18%) Greenfield Project
6 29 (3.34%) User Experience
7 23 (2.65%) Virtual Team
8 16 (1.84%) Cloud Native
9 15 (1.73%) Self-Motivation
10 12 (1.38%) Algorithms
11 11 (1.27%) Private Cloud
12 10 (1.15%) Cyberthreat
13 9 (1.04%) Credit Risk
14 7 (0.81%) Data Structures
14 7 (0.81%) Driving Licence
14 7 (0.81%) Management Information System
15 6 (0.69%) CUDA
16 5 (0.58%) DataPower
16 5 (0.58%) SWIFT
17 4 (0.46%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 155 (17.86%) Linux
2 78 (8.99%) Windows
3 60 (6.91%) Unix
4 33 (3.80%) Android
5 25 (2.88%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.04%) Windows Server
7 8 (0.92%) Kali Linux
8 2 (0.23%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.23%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.12%) CentOS
9 1 (0.12%) FreeRTOS
9 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 424 (48.85%) Agile Software Development
2 200 (23.04%) Software Engineering
3 184 (21.20%) Test Automation
4 128 (14.75%) Scrum
5 122 (14.06%) TDD
6 116 (13.36%) DevOps
7 111 (12.79%) Computer Science
8 108 (12.44%) OO
9 102 (11.75%) Microservices
10 101 (11.64%) Continuous Integration
11 90 (10.37%) Problem-Solving
11 90 (10.37%) SDLC
12 87 (10.02%) Mentoring
13 71 (8.18%) OOP
14 66 (7.60%) BDD
15 63 (7.26%) Analytics
16 54 (6.22%) Open Source
17 52 (5.99%) Unit Testing
18 48 (5.53%) Coaching
18 48 (5.53%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 272 (31.34%) C#
2 232 (26.73%) JavaScript
3 227 (26.15%) SQL
4 190 (21.89%) Python
5 137 (15.78%) C++
6 82 (9.45%) Scala
7 46 (5.30%) C
8 44 (5.07%) PowerShell
9 40 (4.61%) Java 8
10 36 (4.15%) PL/SQL
11 34 (3.92%) PHP
12 31 (3.57%) Objective-C
13 27 (3.11%) Ruby
14 25 (2.88%) Bash Shell
15 24 (2.76%) ABAP
16 21 (2.42%) T-SQL
17 20 (2.30%) TypeScript
18 18 (2.07%) Go
19 17 (1.96%) VB.NET
20 15 (1.73%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 146 (16.82%) Degree
2 57 (6.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 39 (4.49%) Security Cleared
4 28 (3.23%) SC Cleared
5 22 (2.53%) ISEB
6 20 (2.30%) AWS Certification
6 20 (2.30%) ISTQB
7 12 (1.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 8 (0.92%) Numerate Degree
9 6 (0.69%) HND
10 5 (0.58%) GPEN
10 5 (0.58%) OSCP
11 4 (0.46%) CHECK Team Leader
11 4 (0.46%) CHECK Team Member
11 4 (0.46%) CISSP
11 4 (0.46%) CREST Certified
11 4 (0.46%) Cyber Scheme
11 4 (0.46%) GWAPT
11 4 (0.46%) OSCE
11 4 (0.46%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (9.33%) QA
2 7 (0.81%) Basel II
2 7 (0.81%) IFRS
2 7 (0.81%) IFRS 9
3 4 (0.46%) SEPA
4 3 (0.35%) ISO 26262
4 3 (0.35%) MISRA
5 2 (0.23%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.23%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.23%) SLA
6 1 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.12%) GDPR
6 1 (0.12%) ISO 15022
6 1 (0.12%) ISO 20022
6 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.12%) NCSC
6 1 (0.12%) NIST
6 1 (0.12%) PMO
System Software
1 70 (8.06%) Docker
2 12 (1.38%) HDFS
3 11 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.27%) vSphere
4 9 (1.04%) Postfix
4 9 (1.04%) vCloud
5 8 (0.92%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.58%) Active Directory
7 4 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.12%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 45 (5.18%) Kubernetes
2 30 (3.46%) Ansible
3 25 (2.88%) Puppet
4 22 (2.53%) Terraform
5 17 (1.96%) Kibana
6 15 (1.73%) logstash
7 14 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (1.04%) vCenter Server
9 7 (0.81%) Nessus
9 7 (0.81%) Nmap
9 7 (0.81%) Oozie
10 5 (0.58%) Packer
11 4 (0.46%) Docker Swarm
11 4 (0.46%) Single Sign-On
12 2 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
12 2 (0.23%) Salt
12 2 (0.23%) SCCM
13 1 (0.12%) Nagios
13 1 (0.12%) NetBackup
13 1 (0.12%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 136 (15.67%) Oracle
2 63 (7.26%) Microsoft
3 50 (5.76%) Google
4 37 (4.26%) SAP
5 22 (2.53%) VMware
6 20 (2.30%) Adobe
6 20 (2.30%) IBM
7 10 (1.15%) Black Duck
7 10 (1.15%) Cloudera
7 10 (1.15%) ServiceNow
8 9 (1.04%) New Relic
9 7 (0.81%) Gemalto
10 6 (0.69%) AppDynamics
10 6 (0.69%) Splunk
10 6 (0.69%) UiPath
11 5 (0.58%) Atlassian
11 5 (0.58%) Cognos
11 5 (0.58%) MuleSoft
11 5 (0.58%) Netezza
11 5 (0.58%) Xamarin