Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 43 16
Rank change year-on-year +20 -27 +16
Permanent jobs citing Java 45 33 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 9.34% 5.64% 13.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.13% 10.19% 21.86%
Number of salaries quoted 43 71 78
Worcestershire median annual salary £37,500 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +42.86% +16.67%
10th Percentile £23,750 £27,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £60,000 £46,250
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 279 324 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 57.88% 55.38% 62.20%
Number of salaries quoted 242 316 284
Worcestershire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £48,750 £47,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 +11 16 £41,500 -17.00% 7
Malvern +3 14 £30,000 -25.00% 4
Redditch +8 10 £48,750 +35.42% 4
Bromsgrove +10 1 £22,500 -40.00% 1
Droitwich +4 1 £35,000 +7.69%
Pershore - 1 £34,000 -
Java
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 29 (64.44%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 25 (55.56%) C#
4 22 (48.89%) Software Engineering
4 22 (48.89%) Degree
5 21 (46.67%) C++
6 20 (44.44%) HTML
7 19 (42.22%) CSS
8 17 (37.78%) OO
9 15 (33.33%) HTML5
9 15 (33.33%) AngularJS
10 14 (31.11%) OOP
11 13 (28.89%) TDD
11 13 (28.89%) Test Automation
12 11 (24.44%) Middleware
12 11 (24.44%) High Availability
12 11 (24.44%) MongoDB
13 10 (22.22%) NoSQL
13 10 (22.22%) Node.js
13 10 (22.22%) CSS3
13 10 (22.22%) Backbone.js
13 10 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
13 10 (22.22%) Mobile App
13 10 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
13 10 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (22.22%) Unit Testing
13 10 (22.22%) BDD
13 10 (22.22%) React
13 10 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
13 10 (22.22%) B2B

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 (6.67%) JBoss
2 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.44%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.22%) GlassFish
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.22%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.22%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) HTTP
1 3 (6.67%) Internet
1 3 (6.67%) SMTP
1 3 (6.67%) SNMP
2 1 (2.22%) RFID
2 1 (2.22%) SMS
2 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (24.44%) MongoDB
2 10 (22.22%) NoSQL
3 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.44%) MySQL
5 1 (2.22%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.22%) Big Data
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.22%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Eclipse
2 3 (6.67%) Cucumber
2 3 (6.67%) Mercurial
2 3 (6.67%) Selenium
2 3 (6.67%) SpecFlow
2 3 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.22%) Appium
4 1 (2.22%) GoCD
4 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.22%) JIRA
4 1 (2.22%) Maven
4 1 (2.22%) PVCS
4 1 (2.22%) Subversion
4 1 (2.22%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.67%) Electronics
2 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.44%) Finance
4 1 (2.22%) Advertising
4 1 (2.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 30 (66.67%) Developer
2 12 (26.67%) Software Engineer
3 10 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 10 (22.22%) Node.js Developer
3 10 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 9 (20.00%) Software Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Senior VB Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Senior VB6 Developer
6 5 (11.11%) VB Developer
6 5 (11.11%) VB6 Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Web Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Java Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Senior Java Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Test Automation Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (44.44%) HTML
2 19 (42.22%) CSS
3 15 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 15 (33.33%) HTML5
4 11 (24.44%) Middleware
5 10 (22.22%) Backbone.js
5 10 (22.22%) CSS3
5 10 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
5 10 (22.22%) Node.js
5 10 (22.22%) React
6 7 (15.56%) .NET
7 6 (13.33%) Spring
8 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET
8 5 (11.11%) Web Services
9 4 (8.89%) Hibernate
9 4 (8.89%) SOAP
10 3 (6.67%) REST
10 3 (6.67%) Spring Security
11 2 (4.44%) Java EE
11 2 (4.44%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 7 (15.56%) Computer Science
3 5 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (8.89%) Replication
5 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.44%) User Experience
7 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
7 1 (2.22%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (2.22%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.78%) Linux
2 4 (8.89%) Windows
3 3 (6.67%) Mac OS
3 3 (6.67%) Unix
4 1 (2.22%) Android
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (64.44%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (48.89%) Software Engineering
3 17 (37.78%) OO
4 14 (31.11%) OOP
5 13 (28.89%) TDD
5 13 (28.89%) Test Automation
6 11 (24.44%) High Availability
7 10 (22.22%) Artificial Intelligence
7 10 (22.22%) B2B
7 10 (22.22%) BDD
7 10 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
7 10 (22.22%) Unit Testing
8 5 (11.11%) Scrum
8 5 (11.11%) Web Development
9 4 (8.89%) E-Commerce
10 3 (6.67%) Mathematics
10 3 (6.67%) MVC
10 3 (6.67%) Project Management
10 3 (6.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 27 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 25 (55.56%) C#
3 21 (46.67%) C++
4 9 (20.00%) PHP
4 9 (20.00%) SQL
5 7 (15.56%) Python
6 5 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 5 (11.11%) VB
6 5 (11.11%) VB.NET
6 5 (11.11%) VB6
7 3 (6.67%) C
7 3 (6.67%) Perl
7 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
7 3 (6.67%) Ruby
7 3 (6.67%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.22%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.22%) Groovy
8 1 (2.22%) Jython
8 1 (2.22%) XPath
Qualifications
1 22 (48.89%) Degree
2 10 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (6.67%) Numerate Degree
3 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.22%) HND
4 1 (2.22%) ISEB
4 1 (2.22%) Master's Degree
4 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) ISO 9001
1 2 (4.44%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) MISRA
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) Docker
1 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.22%) Firmware
2 1 (2.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Ansible
1 1 (2.22%) Graphite
1 1 (2.22%) Kibana
1 1 (2.22%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.22%) logstash
1 1 (2.22%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) VMware
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle
3 1 (2.22%) SAP
3 1 (2.22%) Xamarin