The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 38 24 6
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -18
Permanent jobs citing Java 2 4 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.99% 3.48% 16.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.63% 8.00% 30.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Average salary £30,000 £17,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -69.56%
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%
Java
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Shropshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
76 50 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 37.44% 43.48% 52.84%
Number of salaries quoted 60 40 57
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £42,150
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Java
Salary Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Shropshire region.

Java Salary Trend in Shropshire

Java
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oswestry - 1 £30,000 -
Telford - 1 - -
Java
West Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java.

1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) COBOL
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (40.00%) Build Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching
4 1 (20.00%) User Experience
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) SaaS
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) Product Management
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Content Management
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Build Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Build Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Software Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Sales Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) JSP
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (40.00%) Build Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) Product Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Content Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) COBOL
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft