Period
to 17 October 2018

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 6 months to 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 31 29
Rank change year-on-year +4 -2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Java 31 38 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 7.26% 7.45% 6.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.62% 12.34% 11.42%
Number of salaries quoted 27 42 40
Worcestershire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% - +41.67%
10th Percentile £30,450 £30,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £51,250 £62,500 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +14.46% -2.35% -5.56%

Java is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Worcestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 212 308 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 49.65% 60.39% 53.36%
Number of salaries quoted 196 286 241
Worcestershire median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% - -
10th Percentile £23,750 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,895 £48,750 £48,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire.

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 6 months to 17 October 2018.

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 6 months to 17 October 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Worcester -7 20 £44,000 +0.57% 4
Malvern +8 7 £47,500 +18.75% 7
Redditch -3 2 £37,500 -9.64% 1
Droitwich +3 1 £36,500 -8.75%
Evesham - 1 £42,000 -
Java
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Worcestershire region with a requirement for Java.

1 19 (61.29%) JavaScript
2 15 (48.39%) CSS
2 15 (48.39%) HTML
3 14 (45.16%) MySQL
3 14 (45.16%) Scrum
4 13 (41.94%) SOAP
5 12 (38.71%) QA
5 12 (38.71%) Customer Requirements
5 12 (38.71%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (35.48%) REST
6 11 (35.48%) SOA
7 9 (29.03%) Linux
7 9 (29.03%) Software Engineering
8 7 (22.58%) Windows
8 7 (22.58%) PHP
9 5 (16.13%) Advertising
9 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
9 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
9 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
10 4 (12.90%) DV Cleared
10 4 (12.90%) ArcSight
10 4 (12.90%) SIEM
10 4 (12.90%) Vulnerability Management
10 4 (12.90%) Analytics
10 4 (12.90%) Big Data
10 4 (12.90%) Cybersecurity
10 4 (12.90%) Protective Monitoring
10 4 (12.90%) Network Monitoring
10 4 (12.90%) Relational Database

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 1 (3.23%) Apache
1 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (3.23%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.23%) CloudFront
2 1 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) TCP/IP
2 4 (12.90%) Firewall
2 4 (12.90%) Internet
3 1 (3.23%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (45.16%) MySQL
2 4 (12.90%) Big Data
2 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.23%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.23%) QlikView
4 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
1 2 (6.45%) JIRA
1 2 (6.45%) Mercurial
2 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) GoCD
2 1 (3.23%) LabVIEW
2 1 (3.23%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (3.23%) Selenium
2 1 (3.23%) StarTeam
2 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (16.13%) Advertising
2 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (58.06%) Developer
2 13 (41.94%) Lead Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Software Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) SOC Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Software Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Software Test Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Test Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) C Software Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (3.23%) LAMP Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Linux Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior PHP Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (48.39%) CSS
1 15 (48.39%) HTML
2 13 (41.94%) SOAP
3 11 (35.48%) REST
4 2 (6.45%) .NET
4 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
4 2 (6.45%) JSON
4 2 (6.45%) Web Services
5 1 (3.23%) Ajax
5 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.23%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (3.23%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.23%) HTML5
5 1 (3.23%) jQuery
5 1 (3.23%) LAMP
5 1 (3.23%) Laravel
5 1 (3.23%) Spring
5 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (12.90%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (6.45%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.23%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Linux
2 7 (22.58%) Windows
3 4 (12.90%) Unix
4 2 (6.45%) Android
4 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Scrum
2 12 (38.71%) Customer Requirements
2 12 (38.71%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (35.48%) SOA
4 9 (29.03%) Software Engineering
5 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (12.90%) Analytics
6 4 (12.90%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 4 (12.90%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (12.90%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (12.90%) OO
6 4 (12.90%) Presales
6 4 (12.90%) Proactive Monitoring
6 4 (12.90%) Protective Monitoring
6 4 (12.90%) Security Monitoring
6 4 (12.90%) SIEM
6 4 (12.90%) Threat Intelligence
6 4 (12.90%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (9.68%) DevOps
7 3 (9.68%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) JavaScript
2 7 (22.58%) PHP
3 4 (12.90%) C#
3 4 (12.90%) Python
3 4 (12.90%) SQL
4 3 (9.68%) C++
5 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.23%) C
5 1 (3.23%) Java 8
5 1 (3.23%) Jython
5 1 (3.23%) Perl
5 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
1 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.90%) CREST Certified
2 4 (12.90%) DV Cleared
2 4 (12.90%) GCIA
2 4 (12.90%) GCIH
2 4 (12.90%) GIAC
2 4 (12.90%) GREM
3 3 (9.68%) Degree
4 1 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.23%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (38.71%) QA
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Snort
2 2 (6.45%) Docker
2 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.23%) Ansible
2 1 (3.23%) Graphite
2 1 (3.23%) Kibana
2 1 (3.23%) logstash
2 1 (3.23%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) ArcSight
1 4 (12.90%) LogRhythm
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) VMware
3 1 (3.23%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.23%) Google
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle