Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 19 22 37
Rank change year-on-year +3 +15 -14
Permanent jobs citing Java 49 45 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 9.16% 9.24% 5.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.63% 15.20% 11.07%
Number of salaries quoted 41 41 60
Worcestershire median annual salary £44,000 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.71% -30.00% +53.85%
10th Percentile £30,000 £23,750 £27,425
90th Percentile £47,500 £51,250 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £42,125 £42,765
% change year-on-year +12.76% -1.50% +0.62%

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 263 296 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 49.16% 60.78% 50.91%
Number of salaries quoted 191 264 245
Worcestershire median annual salary £42,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% - -
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,325 £22,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £48,375 £47,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019. 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 +9 36 £44,000 +3.53% 8
Malvern -7 12 £37,500 +25.00% 6
Redditch -3 4 £27,500 -42.11%
Droitwich -1 1 £36,500 +4.29% 2
Evesham - 1 £42,000 -
Java
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 25 (51.02%) Scrum
1 25 (51.02%) QA
2 24 (48.98%) MySQL
3 23 (46.94%) CSS
3 23 (46.94%) HTML
3 23 (46.94%) JavaScript
3 23 (46.94%) Problem-Solving
4 21 (42.86%) SOAP
5 20 (40.82%) SOA
5 20 (40.82%) Technical Leadership
5 20 (40.82%) Customer Requirements
6 19 (38.78%) REST
7 12 (24.49%) Security Cleared
8 11 (22.45%) Windows
8 11 (22.45%) Linux
9 10 (20.41%) Unix
9 10 (20.41%) C#
10 8 (16.33%) Big Data
10 8 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (16.33%) Software Engineering
11 7 (14.29%) Analytics
11 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (14.29%) SC Cleared
11 7 (14.29%) C++
11 7 (14.29%) XML
11 7 (14.29%) Firewall
12 6 (12.24%) SQL
12 6 (12.24%) .NET
13 5 (10.20%) Oracle
13 5 (10.20%) TCP/IP

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 (6.12%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.04%) Apache
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.04%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.29%) Firewall
2 5 (10.20%) Internet
2 5 (10.20%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.08%) LAN
3 2 (4.08%) VLAN
3 2 (4.08%) VoIP
3 2 (4.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (48.98%) MySQL
2 8 (16.33%) Big Data
3 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle Discoverer
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.04%) QlikView
5 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) JIRA
2 3 (6.12%) Appium
2 3 (6.12%) Calabash
2 3 (6.12%) Cucumber
2 3 (6.12%) JDeveloper
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (6.12%) Selenium
2 3 (6.12%) SpecFlow
3 2 (4.08%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (8.16%) Finance
1 4 (8.16%) Military
2 3 (6.12%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.08%) Legal
3 2 (4.08%) Retail
4 1 (2.04%) Advertising
4 1 (2.04%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 31 (63.27%) Developer
2 21 (42.86%) Lead Developer
3 7 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 5 (10.20%) Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) SOC Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Tester
6 3 (6.12%) Architect
6 3 (6.12%) Consultant
6 3 (6.12%) Oracle Consultant
6 3 (6.12%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 3 (6.12%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (4.08%) Junior
7 2 (4.08%) Junior Software Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Security Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Software Architect
8 1 (2.04%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (46.94%) CSS
1 23 (46.94%) HTML
2 21 (42.86%) SOAP
3 19 (38.78%) REST
4 7 (14.29%) XML
5 6 (12.24%) .NET
6 3 (6.12%) PostGIS
6 3 (6.12%) Velocity
6 3 (6.12%) Web Services
7 2 (4.08%) Qt
8 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.04%) HTML5
8 1 (2.04%) LAMP
8 1 (2.04%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.20%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (4.08%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.04%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.45%) Linux
1 11 (22.45%) Windows
2 10 (20.41%) Unix
3 3 (6.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (51.02%) Scrum
2 23 (46.94%) Problem-Solving
3 20 (40.82%) Customer Requirements
3 20 (40.82%) SOA
3 20 (40.82%) Technical Leadership
4 8 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (16.33%) Software Engineering
5 7 (14.29%) Analytics
6 5 (10.20%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 5 (10.20%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (10.20%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (10.20%) Presales
6 5 (10.20%) Proactive Monitoring
6 5 (10.20%) Protective Monitoring
6 5 (10.20%) Security Monitoring
6 5 (10.20%) SIEM
6 5 (10.20%) Test Automation
6 5 (10.20%) Threat Intelligence
6 5 (10.20%) Vulnerability Management
7 4 (8.16%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (46.94%) JavaScript
2 10 (20.41%) C#
3 7 (14.29%) C++
4 6 (12.24%) SQL
5 3 (6.12%) PL/SQL
5 3 (6.12%) Ruby
6 2 (4.08%) PHP
6 2 (4.08%) Python
7 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (24.49%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.20%) CREST Certified
3 5 (10.20%) DV Cleared
3 5 (10.20%) GCIA
3 5 (10.20%) GCIH
3 5 (10.20%) GIAC
3 5 (10.20%) GREM
4 3 (6.12%) ISEB
4 3 (6.12%) ISTQB
4 3 (6.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (4.08%) CISSP
5 2 (4.08%) Degree
6 1 (2.04%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (51.02%) QA
2 2 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (10.20%) Snort
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) ArcSight
1 5 (10.20%) LogRhythm
1 5 (10.20%) Oracle
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.12%) Xamarin
3 2 (4.08%) Atlassian
3 2 (4.08%) Citrix
4 1 (2.04%) Google