Java Jobs in the West Midlands

Java
England > West Midlands

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands requiring Java skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Java over the 6 months leading up to 14 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
14 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 115 54 23
Rank change year-on-year -61 -31 +13
Permanent jobs citing Java 160 269 787
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.99% 5.04% 9.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.44% 14.81% 23.24%
Number of salaries quoted 137 131 452
10th Percentile £30,500 £40,000 £38,750
25th Percentile £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £71,991 £81,250 £77,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £93,750 £87,500
England median annual salary £75,000 £80,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +10.34% +7.41%

All Programming Languages
West Midlands

Java falls under the Programming Languages category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring coding skills in the West Midlands.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,895 1,816 3,386
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 23.51% 34.04% 38.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1,519 1,210 2,229
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,750 £34,810
25th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% +4.76% +10.53%
75th Percentile £65,000 £67,300 £67,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £82,970
England median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00% +8.70%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Java in the West Midlands

Java
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Java in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Java in the West Midlands

Java
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Java in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 14 July 2024.

Salary histogram for Java in the West Midlands

Java
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 14 July 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Birmingham -23 94 £60,000 -4.00% 35
Staffordshire -4 28 £44,500 +1.71% 5
Warwickshire -27 10 £32,500 -45.83% 1
Wolverhampton -7 7 £42,500 -22.73% 1
Solihull -10 4 £47,500 -19.15%
Coventry -3 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Shropshire -6 1 - -
Dudley -12 1 - -
Worcestershire -35 1 £70,000 +33.33% 1
Java
England

Java
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (3.75%) IIS
1 6 (3.75%) Tuxedo
2 2 (1.25%) Appian
3 1 (0.63%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (2.50%) CANalyzer
2 3 (1.88%) Adobe XD
3 1 (0.63%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 3 (1.88%) Shopify
2 2 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.63%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 57 (35.63%) AWS
2 22 (13.75%) Azure
3 11 (6.88%) AWS Lambda
3 11 (6.88%) Serverless
4 8 (5.00%) Amazon Kinesis
5 7 (4.38%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (4.38%) GitHub
6 6 (3.75%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (3.13%) Amazon SQS
7 5 (3.13%) SaaS
8 4 (2.50%) Amazon S3
8 4 (2.50%) Power Platform
9 3 (1.88%) Amazon ECR
9 3 (1.88%) Amazon ECS
9 3 (1.88%) Amazon ELB
9 3 (1.88%) GCP
10 2 (1.25%) Azure DevOps
11 1 (0.63%) Azure AKS
11 1 (0.63%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.63%) GitHub Actions
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.13%) HTTP
2 4 (2.50%) Ethernet
2 4 (2.50%) WAN
3 3 (1.88%) MQTT
4 1 (0.63%) DHCP
4 1 (0.63%) DNS
4 1 (0.63%) Firewall
4 1 (0.63%) Network Security
4 1 (0.63%) SSH
4 1 (0.63%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.63%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (14.38%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (8.75%) MySQL
3 14 (8.75%) NoSQL
4 9 (5.63%) MongoDB
5 8 (5.00%) DynamoDB
5 8 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 7 (4.38%) Amazon RDS
6 7 (4.38%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (3.13%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.50%) Amazon Redshift
8 4 (2.50%) Power BI
9 3 (1.88%) Amazon Aurora
9 3 (1.88%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (1.88%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.88%) PowerCenter
10 2 (1.25%) Amazon QuickSight
10 2 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.25%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 14 (8.75%) Git
2 9 (5.63%) GitLab
2 9 (5.63%) Postman
3 8 (5.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (3.13%) Cucumber
4 5 (3.13%) JUnit
5 4 (2.50%) CANoe
5 4 (2.50%) Selenium
6 3 (1.88%) Cypress.io
6 3 (1.88%) Subversion
6 3 (1.88%) Toad
7 2 (1.25%) Fiddler
7 2 (1.25%) Gatling
7 2 (1.25%) JMeter
7 2 (1.25%) Maven
7 2 (1.25%) REST Assured
8 1 (0.63%) Appium
8 1 (0.63%) Storybook
8 1 (0.63%) TestNG
8 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 32 (20.00%) Social Skills
2 26 (16.25%) Finance
3 15 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (6.88%) Manufacturing
5 10 (6.25%) Public Sector
6 9 (5.63%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 7 (4.38%) Organisational Skills
8 6 (3.75%) Automotive
9 5 (3.13%) Banking
9 5 (3.13%) Games
9 5 (3.13%) Law
10 4 (2.50%) Multimedia
11 2 (1.25%) Investment Banking
11 2 (1.25%) Marketing
11 2 (1.25%) Retail
12 1 (0.63%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.63%) Legal
12 1 (0.63%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 62 (38.75%) Developer
2 31 (19.38%) Lead
2 31 (19.38%) Software Engineer
3 23 (14.38%) Senior
4 18 (11.25%) Java Engineer
5 15 (9.38%) Java Developer
6 13 (8.13%) Junior
7 12 (7.50%) Full Stack Developer
8 11 (6.88%) Junior Developer
9 10 (6.25%) Senior Java Engineer
9 10 (6.25%) Technical Leader
10 9 (5.63%) Consultant
10 9 (5.63%) Java Software Engineer
11 8 (5.00%) Junior Software Developer
11 8 (5.00%) Lead Developer
11 8 (5.00%) Software Developer
12 7 (4.38%) Senior Software Engineer
12 7 (4.38%) Technical Consultant
13 6 (3.75%) Lead Software Engineer
13 6 (3.75%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (16.25%) React
2 21 (13.13%) CSS
2 21 (13.13%) HTML
3 20 (12.50%) Spring
4 18 (11.25%) RESTful
5 17 (10.63%) Spring Boot
6 12 (7.50%) Node.js
7 11 (6.88%) JSON
8 10 (6.25%) .NET
9 9 (5.63%) AngularJS
9 9 (5.63%) XML
10 7 (4.38%) REST
11 6 (3.75%) Lambda Expressions
11 6 (3.75%) Laravel
11 6 (3.75%) Web Services
12 5 (3.13%) Jest
13 4 (2.50%) Hibernate
13 4 (2.50%) JWT
13 4 (2.50%) React Native
13 4 (2.50%) Vue
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.63%) Management Information System
2 8 (5.00%) Distributed Systems
2 8 (5.00%) Product Ownership
3 7 (4.38%) NHS
3 7 (4.38%) SCADA
4 6 (3.75%) Private Cloud
4 6 (3.75%) Robotics
5 5 (3.13%) Cloud Native
6 4 (2.50%) Clustering
6 4 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (2.50%) Infotainment
6 4 (2.50%) Onboarding
6 4 (2.50%) Public Cloud
6 4 (2.50%) Smartphone
7 3 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.88%) IoT
7 3 (1.88%) Operational Technology
8 2 (1.25%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.25%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.25%) Linux
2 8 (5.00%) Windows
3 6 (3.75%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.50%) Android
5 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.63%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (36.88%) Software Engineering
2 57 (35.63%) Agile
3 35 (21.88%) Problem-Solving
4 29 (18.13%) Full Stack Development
5 28 (17.50%) Mentoring
6 25 (15.63%) Microservices
7 24 (15.00%) DevOps
8 22 (13.75%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (13.75%) Scrum
9 21 (13.13%) CI/CD
10 18 (11.25%) Coaching
10 18 (11.25%) Computer Science
10 18 (11.25%) TDD
11 15 (9.38%) Customer Service
11 15 (9.38%) Roadmaps
11 15 (9.38%) Test Automation
12 14 (8.75%) Containerisation
12 14 (8.75%) Infrastructure as Code
13 12 (7.50%) Continuous Deployment
13 12 (7.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 55 (34.38%) JavaScript
2 53 (33.13%) SQL
3 38 (23.75%) C#
4 31 (19.38%) TypeScript
5 29 (18.13%) Python
6 25 (15.63%) C++
7 9 (5.63%) PHP
8 7 (4.38%) C
9 6 (3.75%) COBOL
9 6 (3.75%) Micro Focus COBOL
9 6 (3.75%) PL/SQL
10 5 (3.13%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.50%) Kotlin
11 4 (2.50%) VB
12 3 (1.88%) Go
12 3 (1.88%) Ruby
13 2 (1.25%) R
14 1 (0.63%) ABAP
14 1 (0.63%) Perl
14 1 (0.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (16.88%) Degree
2 15 (9.38%) Security Cleared
3 10 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (5.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.25%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.25%) Master's Degree
5 2 (1.25%) PhD
6 1 (0.63%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.75%) QA
2 4 (2.50%) ISO 26262
3 3 (1.88%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.25%) Accessibility
5 1 (0.63%) ITGC
System Software
1 15 (9.38%) Docker
2 4 (2.50%) VMware NSX
3 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (6.25%) Terraform
2 8 (5.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.63%) VxRail
Vendors
1 16 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.75%) Oracle
3 6 (3.75%) Google
3 6 (3.75%) Micro Focus
4 5 (3.13%) Cisco
4 5 (3.13%) Remedy
4 5 (3.13%) VMware
5 4 (2.50%) YouTube
6 3 (1.88%) Adobe
6 3 (1.88%) Informatica
7 2 (1.25%) IFS
7 2 (1.25%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (1.25%) Workday
8 1 (0.63%) Dell
8 1 (0.63%) SAP
8 1 (0.63%) Thales