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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Worcestershire / Redditch
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 16 30
Rank change year-on-year -5 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Java 4 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Redditch 8.00% 9.62% 1.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.43% 12.82% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 1
Median salary £33,750 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% +7.69%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,658 £44,000
% change year-on-year -3.55% +6.03%  

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 35 39 64
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Redditch 70.00% 75.00% 77.11%
Number of salaries quoted 31 39 59
Median salary £33,000 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) RPG
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (16.67%) Node.js
4 1 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (16.67%) Big Data
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) Information Retrieval
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) User Experience
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
4 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) ATL
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript

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 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Programmer
3 2 (33.33%) RPG Developer
3 2 (33.33%) RPG Programmer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) ATL
2 1 (16.67%) MFC
2 1 (16.67%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (16.67%) Node.js
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Information Retrieval
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) RPG
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) VC++
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle