The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Redditch 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
Worcestershire / Redditch
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 16 23
Rank change year-on-year -12 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Java 2 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Redditch 2.82% 8.57% 1.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.39% 12.50% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 1
Median salary £54,000 £33,750 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.00% +32.35%  
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 Redditch with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Redditch
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 59 48 53
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Redditch 83.10% 68.57% 59.55%
Number of salaries quoted 58 48 50
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Redditch

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Redditch 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 Redditch

Java
Salary Trend in Redditch

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

Salary trend for Java in Redditch

Java
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Redditch

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 Redditch region with a requirement for Java.

1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
2 7 (70.00%) PHP
2 7 (70.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) OOP
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) MySQL
5 4 (40.00%) Web Services
5 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
5 4 (40.00%) OO
5 4 (40.00%) Intranet
5 4 (40.00%) Internet
5 4 (40.00%) LAMP
5 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (30.00%) WPF
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (30.00%) SaaS
6 3 (30.00%) HTML5
6 3 (30.00%) Ajax

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Redditch 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (30.00%) SaaS
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Internet
1 4 (40.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) MySQL
2 5 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (10.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Java Software Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (30.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Graduate
4 3 (30.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Graduate Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Junior
4 3 (30.00%) Junior .NET Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Junior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
1 7 (70.00%) CSS
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 4 (40.00%) LAMP
2 4 (40.00%) Web Services
3 3 (30.00%) Ajax
3 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (30.00%) HTML5
3 3 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (30.00%) WPF
4 2 (20.00%) Spring
5 1 (10.00%) J2EE
5 1 (10.00%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (10.00%) Node.js
5 1 (10.00%) REST
5 1 (10.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (10.00%) FMCG
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) OOP
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) OO
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (30.00%) MVC
4 3 (30.00%) SOA
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) Information Retrieval
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) PHP
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (30.00%) C
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle