The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
West Midlands / Solihull
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 22 45
Rank change year-on-year -21 +23  
Permanent jobs citing Java 12 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 4.18% 7.00% 1.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.22% 20.48% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 2
Median salary £40,500 £34,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.39% -18.82%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Solihull with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Solihull
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 146 83 115
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 50.87% 34.16% 38.85%
Number of salaries quoted 137 80 100
Median salary £36,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.29% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Solihull 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 Solihull

Java
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Salary trend for Java in Solihull

Java
Salary Histogram in Solihull

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Solihull over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Solihull

For the 6 months to 29 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Java.

1 16 (48.48%) SQL
2 12 (36.36%) Web Services
2 12 (36.36%) ITIL
2 12 (36.36%) Windows
3 11 (33.33%) DB2
4 9 (27.27%) Citrix
4 9 (27.27%) VMware
5 8 (24.24%) SolarWinds
5 8 (24.24%) .NET
5 8 (24.24%) J2EE
6 7 (21.21%) OOP
6 7 (21.21%) OO
6 7 (21.21%) Dynatrace
7 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 6 (18.18%) LAN
7 6 (18.18%) Finance
7 6 (18.18%) Data Protection
7 6 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 6 (18.18%) WebDriver
7 6 (18.18%) Service Desk Management
7 6 (18.18%) Selenium
8 5 (15.15%) Spring
8 5 (15.15%) Incident Management
8 5 (15.15%) ITIL V3
8 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
8 5 (15.15%) C#
9 4 (12.12%) PHP
9 4 (12.12%) Linux
9 4 (12.12%) Hibernate
9 4 (12.12%) Manual Testing

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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 2 (6.06%) Apache
1 2 (6.06%) Jetty
1 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.03%) JBoss
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) GitHub
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) DB2
2 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.03%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Selenium
1 6 (18.18%) WebDriver
2 1 (3.03%) Ant
2 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.03%) FogBugz
2 1 (3.03%) JUnit
2 1 (3.03%) Log4j
2 1 (3.03%) Maven
2 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Developer
1 12 (36.36%) Java Developer
2 5 (15.15%) Applications Specialist
2 5 (15.15%) Applications Support
2 5 (15.15%) Test Automation Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Test Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Junior
3 4 (12.12%) Junior Test Automation Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Junior Test Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.06%) Applications Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) Web Services
2 8 (24.24%) .NET
2 8 (24.24%) J2EE
3 5 (15.15%) Spring
4 4 (12.12%) Hibernate
5 3 (9.09%) Java EE
6 2 (6.06%) Apache Camel
6 2 (6.06%) CSS
7 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.03%) Apache Commons
7 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
7 1 (3.03%) EclipseLink
7 1 (3.03%) HTML
7 1 (3.03%) JAXB
7 1 (3.03%) JAX-RPC
7 1 (3.03%) JMS
7 1 (3.03%) React
7 1 (3.03%) SOAP
7 1 (3.03%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Blog
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.03%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Linux
3 3 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) ITIL
2 7 (21.21%) OO
2 7 (21.21%) OOP
3 6 (18.18%) Data Protection
3 6 (18.18%) Service Desk Management
3 6 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 5 (15.15%) Incident Management
4 5 (15.15%) ITIL V3
5 4 (12.12%) Automation Testing
5 4 (12.12%) Manual Testing
6 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (9.09%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (9.09%) SDLC
6 3 (9.09%) SOA
6 3 (9.09%) Statistics
7 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.06%) Problem Management
7 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.06%) TDD
7 2 (6.06%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) SQL
2 5 (15.15%) C#
3 4 (12.12%) PHP
4 3 (9.09%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.06%) C
5 2 (6.06%) C++
6 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Citrix
1 9 (27.27%) VMware
2 8 (24.24%) SolarWinds
3 7 (21.21%) Dynatrace
4 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
5 4 (12.12%) Nimsoft
6 2 (6.06%) Sybase
7 1 (3.03%) Google
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle
7 1 (3.03%) Twitter
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago