Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 38 22
Rank change year-on-year +16 -16 +14
Permanent jobs citing Java 38 40 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 8.76% 6.94% 9.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.45% 10.87% 15.70%
Number of salaries quoted 34 53 58
Worcestershire median annual salary £44,000 £47,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.37% +72.73% -15.38%
10th Percentile £27,375 £31,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £56,750 £62,500 £48,125
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% - -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 246 368 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 56.68% 63.89% 58.90%
Number of salaries quoted 217 354 327
Worcestershire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £24,900 £21,250 £22,250
90th Percentile £52,895 £50,000 £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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -4 17 £40,000 -33.33% 8
Malvern +5 13 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Redditch +7 5 £50,000 +30.72% 1
Evesham +7 1 £42,000 -11.58%
Kidderminster +4 1 £40,000 +77.78%
Java
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 16 (42.11%) JavaScript
1 16 (42.11%) Linux
2 14 (36.84%) Python
2 14 (36.84%) Jenkins
3 13 (34.21%) SQL
4 12 (31.58%) VMware
4 12 (31.58%) Docker
4 12 (31.58%) Kubernetes
4 12 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (28.95%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (28.95%) Bash Shell
5 11 (28.95%) MongoDB
5 11 (28.95%) Xen
5 11 (28.95%) Degree
5 11 (28.95%) Computer Science
5 11 (28.95%) Graphite
5 11 (28.95%) Ansible
5 11 (28.95%) Elastic Stack
5 11 (28.95%) logstash
5 11 (28.95%) Kibana
5 11 (28.95%) Elasticsearch
5 11 (28.95%) Amazon RDS
5 11 (28.95%) CloudFront
5 11 (28.95%) High Availability
5 11 (28.95%) Virtual Environments
5 11 (28.95%) GoCD
5 11 (28.95%) Jython
5 11 (28.95%) Nagios
6 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development

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 11 (28.95%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (5.26%) Confluence
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.63%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 12 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (28.95%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (28.95%) CloudFront
3 3 (7.89%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.63%) RFID
2 1 (2.63%) SNMP
2 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) Amazon RDS
1 11 (28.95%) MongoDB
2 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
3 7 (18.42%) MySQL
3 7 (18.42%) Oracle Database
4 4 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (36.84%) Jenkins
2 11 (28.95%) GoCD
3 4 (10.53%) JIRA
4 3 (7.89%) Mercurial
5 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
5 2 (5.26%) JDeveloper
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (5.26%) Subversion
6 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.63%) LabVIEW
6 1 (2.63%) PVCS
6 1 (2.63%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (2.63%) Selenium
6 1 (2.63%) StarTeam
6 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (13.16%) Advertising
2 3 (7.89%) Electronics
3 2 (5.26%) Automotive
3 2 (5.26%) German Language
3 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.63%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Developer
2 10 (26.32%) Linux Engineer
3 9 (23.68%) Consultant
3 9 (23.68%) Software Engineer
4 7 (18.42%) IT Consultant
4 7 (18.42%) IT Engineer
4 7 (18.42%) Linux Consultant
5 6 (15.79%) Java Developer
6 5 (13.16%) Senior Developer
6 5 (13.16%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (10.53%) Java Software Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Lead Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Linux Support
8 3 (7.89%) Applications Support
8 3 (7.89%) Java Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) Software Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Business Consultant
9 2 (5.26%) E-Business Consultant
9 2 (5.26%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.95%) Elastic Stack
2 9 (23.68%) CSS
2 9 (23.68%) HTML
3 7 (18.42%) Web Services
4 4 (10.53%) SOAP
5 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
5 3 (7.89%) Hibernate
5 3 (7.89%) REST
5 3 (7.89%) Spring
6 2 (5.26%) .NET
6 2 (5.26%) HTML5
6 2 (5.26%) JSON
6 2 (5.26%) Swing
6 2 (5.26%) XML
7 1 (2.63%) Ajax
7 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.63%) jQuery
7 1 (2.63%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Computer Science
2 7 (18.42%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.26%) Augmented Reality
3 2 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (5.26%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.63%) Replication
4 1 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) Linux
2 8 (21.05%) Windows
3 6 (15.79%) Unix
4 5 (13.16%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.26%) Android
5 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) High Availability
1 11 (28.95%) Virtual Environments
2 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (23.68%) DevOps
3 9 (23.68%) Software Engineering
4 6 (15.79%) OO
5 5 (13.16%) Scrum
6 4 (10.53%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (10.53%) Document Management
6 4 (10.53%) OOP
6 4 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (10.53%) Speech Recognition
7 3 (7.89%) Change Management
7 3 (7.89%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (7.89%) Project Management
7 3 (7.89%) SOA
8 2 (5.26%) Mobile Development
8 2 (5.26%) QMS
8 2 (5.26%) Software Testing
8 2 (5.26%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 16 (42.11%) JavaScript
2 14 (36.84%) Python
3 13 (34.21%) SQL
4 11 (28.95%) Bash Shell
4 11 (28.95%) Jython
5 7 (18.42%) C++
6 6 (15.79%) PHP
7 5 (13.16%) C#
8 2 (5.26%) C
8 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
8 2 (5.26%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.63%) Java 8
9 1 (2.63%) Perl
9 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.63%) VB
9 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.63%) VB6
9 1 (2.63%) VC++
Qualifications
1 11 (28.95%) Degree
2 9 (23.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (18.42%) Master's Degree
4 1 (2.63%) HND
4 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) QA
2 2 (5.26%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.63%) MISRA
System Software
1 12 (31.58%) Docker
1 12 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (28.95%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (31.58%) Kubernetes
2 11 (28.95%) Ansible
2 11 (28.95%) Graphite
2 11 (28.95%) Kibana
2 11 (28.95%) logstash
2 11 (28.95%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) VMware
2 9 (23.68%) Oracle
3 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.89%) Google
5 1 (2.63%) Atlassian