The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 / Worcestershire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 12 27
Rank change year-on-year -29 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Java 17 55 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 4.74% 15.99% 8.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.94% 29.57% 12.24%
Number of salaries quoted 17 53 18
Median salary £50,000 £32,500 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.84% +7.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £55,750
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 Worcestershire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 245 186 147
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 68.25% 54.07% 65.33%
Number of salaries quoted 243 175 137
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcestershire 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 Worcestershire

Java
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for Java in Worcestershire

Java
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

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

Salary histogram for Java in Worcestershire

Java
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester -19 7 £50,000 +31.14% 1
Malvern -9 4 £50,000 +100.00%
Redditch -11 3 £50,000 +48.14% 1
Droitwich -3 1 £32,500 +18.18%
Bromsgrove -4 1 £40,000 +45.45%
Evesham -7 1 £47,500 +22.58%
Java
West Midlands

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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Java.

1 25 (65.79%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (44.74%) C#
3 16 (42.11%) .NET
4 15 (39.47%) SQL Server
4 15 (39.47%) SQL
5 14 (36.84%) Web Services
6 13 (34.21%) Software Engineering
7 11 (28.95%) Spring
8 10 (26.32%) OOP
8 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
8 10 (26.32%) Oracle
9 9 (23.68%) Windows
9 9 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (21.05%) Jenkins
10 8 (21.05%) Linux
10 8 (21.05%) Scrum
10 8 (21.05%) PHP
11 7 (18.42%) C++
11 7 (18.42%) HTML
11 7 (18.42%) MySQL
11 7 (18.42%) OO
11 7 (18.42%) CSS
11 7 (18.42%) Internet
12 6 (15.79%) Degree
12 6 (15.79%) REST
13 5 (13.16%) NoSQL
13 5 (13.16%) Mercurial
13 5 (13.16%) Google App Engine
13 5 (13.16%) Google Cloud Platform

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 3 (7.89%) JBoss
1 3 (7.89%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Google App Engine
1 5 (13.16%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (7.89%) SaaS
4 2 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (5.26%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) Internet
2 4 (10.53%) Firewall
2 4 (10.53%) Intranet
2 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.26%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (39.47%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.42%) MySQL
3 5 (13.16%) NoSQL
3 5 (13.16%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (10.53%) Big Data
4 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
5 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database
5 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (2.63%) Qlik Sense
7 1 (2.63%) QlikView
7 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Jenkins
2 5 (13.16%) Mercurial
3 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.89%) Maven
3 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.26%) GoCD
5 1 (2.63%) JIRA
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (55.26%) Developer
2 12 (31.58%) Java Developer
3 8 (21.05%) Software Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Graduate
4 6 (15.79%) Java Software Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Junior
5 5 (13.16%) Graduate Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Java Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Junior Developer
6 4 (10.53%) .NET Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Software Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) C# Developer
7 3 (7.89%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Junior .NET Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Senior Java Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) SOC Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Agile Scrum Master
8 2 (5.26%) Java Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (42.11%) .NET
2 14 (36.84%) Web Services
3 11 (28.95%) Spring
4 7 (18.42%) CSS
4 7 (18.42%) HTML
5 6 (15.79%) REST
6 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET
6 4 (10.53%) JSON
6 4 (10.53%) LAMP
6 4 (10.53%) RESTful
7 3 (7.89%) Ajax
7 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
7 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (7.89%) HTML5
7 3 (7.89%) Java EE
7 3 (7.89%) Servlets
7 3 (7.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (7.89%) WPF
8 2 (5.26%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.16%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (10.53%) Replication
4 3 (7.89%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.63%) FMCG
6 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Windows
2 8 (21.05%) Linux
3 3 (7.89%) Unix
3 3 (7.89%) Windows 10
3 3 (7.89%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.26%) Android
4 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (65.79%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (34.21%) Software Engineering
3 10 (26.32%) OOP
4 9 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (21.05%) Scrum
6 7 (18.42%) OO
7 4 (10.53%) Line Management
7 4 (10.53%) SOA
7 4 (10.53%) TDD
8 3 (7.89%) Analytics
8 3 (7.89%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (7.89%) Integration Testing
8 3 (7.89%) MVC
8 3 (7.89%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (7.89%) Presales
8 3 (7.89%) Protective Monitoring
8 3 (7.89%) Security Monitoring
8 3 (7.89%) SIEM
8 3 (7.89%) Vulnerability Management
9 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (44.74%) C#
2 15 (39.47%) SQL
3 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
4 8 (21.05%) PHP
5 7 (18.42%) C++
6 5 (13.16%) VB.NET
7 3 (7.89%) C
8 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
8 2 (5.26%) Jython
8 2 (5.26%) Objective-C
8 2 (5.26%) Python
9 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.63%) RPG
9 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Degree
2 3 (7.89%) CREST Certified
2 3 (7.89%) DV Cleared
2 3 (7.89%) GCIA
2 3 (7.89%) GCIH
2 3 (7.89%) GIAC
2 3 (7.89%) GREM
2 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
2 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) HND
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Snort
2 2 (5.26%) Docker
2 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.26%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Ansible
1 2 (5.26%) Graphite
1 2 (5.26%) Kibana
1 2 (5.26%) Kubernetes
1 2 (5.26%) logstash
1 2 (5.26%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Oracle
2 5 (13.16%) Google
3 3 (7.89%) ArcSight
3 3 (7.89%) LogRhythm
3 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.26%) VMware
Redditch, Worcestershire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago