The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcester 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Worcestershire / Worcester
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 29 22
Rank change year-on-year +13 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Java 7 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 7.00% 3.66% 7.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.67% 6.52% 11.34%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 11
Median salary £50,000 £56,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +60.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £30,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £68,750 £42,500
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 Worcester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Worcester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 60 92 97
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcester 60.00% 56.10% 65.99%
Number of salaries quoted 57 83 88
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcester 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 Worcester

Java
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

Salary trend for Java in Worcester

Java
Salary Histogram in Worcester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Worcester over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Worcester

For the 6 months to 24 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 Worcester region with a requirement for Java.

1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Spring
2 7 (50.00%) Scrum
2 7 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (35.71%) NoSQL
3 5 (35.71%) Line Management
3 5 (35.71%) Servlets
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) Maven
3 5 (35.71%) Java EE
3 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
3 5 (35.71%) RESTful
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle
4 4 (28.57%) Windows
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
5 3 (21.43%) High Availability
5 3 (21.43%) Linux
5 3 (21.43%) .NET
5 3 (21.43%) Web Services
6 2 (14.29%) Degree
6 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 2 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (14.29%) Xen
6 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (14.29%) VMware

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcester 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 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (14.29%) CloudFront
2 1 (7.14%) Google App Engine
2 1 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) NoSQL
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 2 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (7.14%) MySQL
4 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
2 5 (35.71%) Maven
3 2 (14.29%) GoCD
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (7.14%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Developer
1 3 (21.43%) Java Engineer
1 3 (21.43%) Java Team Leader
1 3 (21.43%) Senior Java Engineer
1 3 (21.43%) Team Leader
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Scrum Master
2 2 (14.29%) Applications Developer
2 2 (14.29%) IT Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Java Scrum Master
2 2 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Applications Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Scrum Master
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Applications Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Oracle Applications Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Oracle Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) IT Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) Spring
2 5 (35.71%) Java EE
2 5 (35.71%) RESTful
2 5 (35.71%) Servlets
3 3 (21.43%) .NET
3 3 (21.43%) Web Services
4 2 (14.29%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
5 1 (7.14%) JSON
5 1 (7.14%) Qt
5 1 (7.14%) REST
5 1 (7.14%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
1 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 3 (21.43%) Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Scrum
3 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (35.71%) Line Management
4 3 (21.43%) High Availability
5 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 2 (14.29%) OO
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (7.14%) BDD
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) Low Latency
6 1 (7.14%) MVC
6 1 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (7.14%) OOP
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 2 (14.29%) Jython
2 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
1 2 (14.29%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Docker
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (14.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Ansible
1 2 (14.29%) Graphite
1 2 (14.29%) Kibana
1 2 (14.29%) Kubernetes
1 2 (14.29%) logstash
1 2 (14.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Google