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 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
West Midlands > Worcestershire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 21 34
Rank change year-on-year -13 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Java 17 26 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 6.30% 8.13% 6.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.24% 13.61% 9.59%
Number of salaries quoted 24 30 24
Worcestershire median annual salary £43,750 £30,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.27% -5.38%  
10th Percentile £31,625 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £59,375 £46,250
West Midlands median annual salary £41,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.88% -  

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 166 191 219
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 61.48% 59.69% 72.76%
Number of salaries quoted 518 477 516
Worcestershire median annual salary £36,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.30% -7.14%  
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £44,750 £48,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  

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 3 months to 29 June 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 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Malvern -6 8 £40,000 +66.66%
Worcester +11 6 £60,000 -
Redditch -2 3 £35,000 -
Java
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (41.18%) Linux
3 12 (35.29%) Software Engineering
4 11 (32.35%) SQL
5 10 (29.41%) TCP/IP
5 10 (29.41%) Windows
6 9 (26.47%) C#
6 9 (26.47%) Spring
7 8 (23.53%) C++
7 8 (23.53%) Scrum
7 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (20.59%) Big Data
8 7 (20.59%) Jenkins
8 7 (20.59%) Firewall
9 6 (17.65%) Internet
9 6 (17.65%) GIAC
9 6 (17.65%) Oracle
9 6 (17.65%) Unix
9 6 (17.65%) Degree
9 6 (17.65%) Snort
9 6 (17.65%) GCIA
9 6 (17.65%) GCIH
9 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
9 6 (17.65%) DV Cleared
9 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
9 6 (17.65%) RESTful
9 6 (17.65%) ArcSight
9 6 (17.65%) SIEM
9 6 (17.65%) Vulnerability Management
9 6 (17.65%) Cybersecurity

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 2 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (5.88%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 10 (29.41%) TCP/IP
2 7 (20.59%) Firewall
3 6 (17.65%) Internet
4 1 (2.94%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) Big Data
2 5 (14.71%) NoSQL
3 4 (11.76%) MySQL
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database
4 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
5 2 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.94%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (2.94%) QlikView
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Jenkins
2 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
2 5 (14.71%) Maven
3 2 (5.88%) GoCD
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (2.94%) JIRA
4 1 (2.94%) Selenium
4 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Developer
2 6 (17.65%) Analyst
2 6 (17.65%) SOC Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Java Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Software Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Embedded Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Java Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Java Team Leader
5 3 (8.82%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.88%) Android Developer
6 2 (5.88%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle Applications Developer
6 2 (5.88%) RPG Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Scrum Master
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Java Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) Spring
2 6 (17.65%) RESTful
3 5 (14.71%) Java EE
3 5 (14.71%) Servlets
3 5 (14.71%) Web Services
4 4 (11.76%) .NET
5 3 (8.82%) XML
6 2 (5.88%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (5.88%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.94%) Android SDK
7 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.94%) ATL
7 1 (2.94%) Cocoa
7 1 (2.94%) CSS
7 1 (2.94%) EDI
7 1 (2.94%) HTML
7 1 (2.94%) MFC
7 1 (2.94%) Natural Language Processing
7 1 (2.94%) Qt
7 1 (2.94%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (17.65%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (41.18%) Linux
2 10 (29.41%) Windows
3 6 (17.65%) Unix
4 4 (11.76%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.88%) Android
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (35.29%) Software Engineering
3 8 (23.53%) Scrum
4 6 (17.65%) Analytics
4 6 (17.65%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 6 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
4 6 (17.65%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (17.65%) Presales
4 6 (17.65%) Protective Monitoring
4 6 (17.65%) Security Monitoring
4 6 (17.65%) SIEM
4 6 (17.65%) Threat Intelligence
4 6 (17.65%) Vulnerability Management
5 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (14.71%) Line Management
6 4 (11.76%) Embedded Software Development
7 3 (8.82%) High Availability
7 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
7 3 (8.82%) OO
8 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) SQL
2 9 (26.47%) C#
3 8 (23.53%) C++
4 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.82%) PHP
5 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.88%) Jython
5 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.88%) Python
5 2 (5.88%) RPG
6 1 (2.94%) C
6 1 (2.94%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.94%) VC++
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) CREST Certified
1 6 (17.65%) Degree
1 6 (17.65%) DV Cleared
1 6 (17.65%) GCIA
1 6 (17.65%) GCIH
1 6 (17.65%) GIAC
1 6 (17.65%) GREM
1 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (5.88%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) Snort
2 2 (5.88%) Docker
2 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.88%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Ansible
1 2 (5.88%) Graphite
1 2 (5.88%) Kibana
1 2 (5.88%) Kubernetes
1 2 (5.88%) logstash
1 2 (5.88%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) ArcSight
1 6 (17.65%) LogRhythm
1 6 (17.65%) Oracle
2 2 (5.88%) VMware