Period
to 24 November 2017

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

Java
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 34 30
Rank change year-on-year +10 -4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Java 40 26 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 8.08% 5.51% 8.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.38% 10.74% 11.50%
Number of salaries quoted 38 49 39
Worcestershire median annual salary £37,500 £47,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% +72.73% -15.38%
10th Percentile £23,000 £26,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £60,000 £50,000
West Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year -2.35% -2.30% +8.75%

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 299 242 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 60.40% 51.27% 70.48%
Number of salaries quoted 274 233 318
Worcestershire median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,600 £22,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £46,075
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +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 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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 +8 17 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Malvern +1 10 £34,000 -15.00% 1
Redditch 0 8 £47,500 +35.71%
Droitwich - 2 £37,500 -
Kidderminster - 1 £22,500 -
Pershore - 1 £34,000 -
Bromsgrove - 1 £22,500 -
Java
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 27 (67.50%) C#
2 24 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (57.50%) JavaScript
4 17 (42.50%) C++
5 16 (40.00%) HTML
6 14 (35.00%) CSS
7 13 (32.50%) .NET
8 12 (30.00%) HTML5
9 11 (27.50%) Degree
9 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
9 11 (27.50%) Software Engineering
10 10 (25.00%) SQL
11 9 (22.50%) Web Services
11 9 (22.50%) TDD
11 9 (22.50%) Test Automation
11 9 (22.50%) AngularJS
12 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET
12 8 (20.00%) VB.NET
13 7 (17.50%) VB
13 7 (17.50%) T-SQL
13 7 (17.50%) PHP
13 7 (17.50%) Middleware
13 7 (17.50%) OO
13 7 (17.50%) VB6
13 7 (17.50%) Spring
13 7 (17.50%) Enterprise Software
14 6 (15.00%) Replication
14 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
14 6 (15.00%) SOA
15 5 (12.50%) E-Commerce

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 5 (12.50%) JBoss
1 5 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 4 (10.00%) GlassFish
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (10.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.50%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) HTTP
1 3 (7.50%) Internet
1 3 (7.50%) SMTP
1 3 (7.50%) SNMP
2 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.50%) Firewall
3 1 (2.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) Big Data
2 4 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (7.50%) MySQL
4 1 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.50%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.50%) QlikView
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.50%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 5 (12.50%) Selenium
1 5 (12.50%) SpecFlow
2 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.50%) WebLogic Workshop
3 2 (5.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.50%) Appium
4 1 (2.50%) JIRA
4 1 (2.50%) jMock
4 1 (2.50%) JUnit
4 1 (2.50%) Maven
4 1 (2.50%) Mockito
4 1 (2.50%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.50%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Advertising
4 1 (2.50%) Electronics
4 1 (2.50%) Local Government
4 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (62.50%) Developer
2 9 (22.50%) Java Developer
2 9 (22.50%) Senior Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Senior VB Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Senior VB6 Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Software Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) VB Developer
3 7 (17.50%) VB6 Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Node.js Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Test Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Embedded Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (40.00%) HTML
2 14 (35.00%) CSS
3 13 (32.50%) .NET
4 12 (30.00%) HTML5
5 9 (22.50%) AngularJS
5 9 (22.50%) Web Services
6 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 7 (17.50%) Middleware
7 7 (17.50%) Spring
8 5 (12.50%) CSS3
8 5 (12.50%) Java EE
9 4 (10.00%) Backbone.js
9 4 (10.00%) Hibernate
9 4 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (10.00%) Node.js
9 4 (10.00%) React
9 4 (10.00%) SOAP
9 4 (10.00%) XSLT
10 3 (7.50%) REST
10 3 (7.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (15.00%) Replication
3 4 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.00%) User Experience
6 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Linux
1 4 (10.00%) Unix
2 1 (2.50%) Android
2 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (27.50%) Software Engineering
3 9 (22.50%) TDD
3 9 (22.50%) Test Automation
4 7 (17.50%) OO
5 6 (15.00%) SOA
6 5 (12.50%) BDD
6 5 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 5 (12.50%) OOP
6 5 (12.50%) Scrum
7 4 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
7 4 (10.00%) B2B
7 4 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (10.00%) High Availability
7 4 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (10.00%) SDLC
7 4 (10.00%) Unit Testing
8 3 (7.50%) Collaborative Working
8 3 (7.50%) Mathematics
8 3 (7.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (67.50%) C#
2 23 (57.50%) JavaScript
3 17 (42.50%) C++
4 10 (25.00%) SQL
5 8 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 7 (17.50%) PHP
6 7 (17.50%) T-SQL
6 7 (17.50%) VB
6 7 (17.50%) VB6
7 5 (12.50%) Ruby
8 4 (10.00%) PowerShell
8 4 (10.00%) Python
8 4 (10.00%) XPath
9 3 (7.50%) Perl
9 3 (7.50%) Shell Script
10 2 (5.00%) C
11 1 (2.50%) Embedded C
11 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
11 1 (2.50%) VBScript
11 1 (2.50%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (2.50%) ISEB
4 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.50%) Docker
3 1 (2.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Oracle
1 4 (10.00%) VMware
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.50%) Adobe
3 1 (2.50%) SAP
3 1 (2.50%) Xamarin