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

Java
West Midlands / Walsall
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 2 15
Rank change year-on-year -8 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Java 1 32 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Walsall 2.56% 25.60% 3.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.67% 51.61% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 31 2
Median salary £45,000 £80,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -43.75% +60.00%  
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 Walsall with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Walsall
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 15 62 48
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Walsall 38.46% 49.60% 63.16%
Number of salaries quoted 13 57 33
Median salary £41,000 £67,500 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -39.25% +88.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in 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 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 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