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

Java
West Midlands / Walsall
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 16 15
Permanent jobs citing Java 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Walsall - 5.26% 2.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 16.13% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Median salary - £75,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +50.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +7.95%  

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 Walsall with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Walsall
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 22 31 15
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Walsall 36.07% 32.63% 22.39%
Number of salaries quoted 19 28 9
Median salary £41,250 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.85% -7.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,900 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Walsall

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Walsall 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 Walsall

Java
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Salary trend for Java in Walsall

For the 6 months to 28 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 Walsall region with a requirement for Java.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Extreme Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Walsall 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Extreme Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) PHP