The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Shropshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 23 4 20
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +16
Permanent jobs citing Java 4 35 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 3.60% 16.83% 9.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.69% 30.97% 18.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 9
Average salary £35,000 £57,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.13% +167.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £37,750 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £80,400 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
52 113 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 46.85% 54.33% 53.70%
Number of salaries quoted 47 59 70
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £40,000 £42,200
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Java
West Midlands

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
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Java Salary Histogram 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 24 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Telford -20 3 £35,000 -46.15%
Java
West Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 11 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 11 (50.00%) SQL
1 11 (50.00%) UML
1 11 (50.00%) webMethods
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) PL/SQL
2 10 (45.45%) UNIX
3 9 (40.91%) MySQL
3 9 (40.91%) OO
3 9 (40.91%) HTML
3 9 (40.91%) PHP
4 8 (36.36%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (31.82%) OOP
5 7 (31.82%) MVC
5 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
5 7 (31.82%) jQuery
5 7 (31.82%) Apex Code
5 7 (31.82%) RESTful
5 7 (31.82%) Visualforce
6 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.55%) Internet
7 1 (4.55%) Ajax
7 1 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) Scrum
7 1 (4.55%) C#
7 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.55%) MS Office
7 1 (4.55%) CSS
7 1 (4.55%) XML
7 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (50.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
1 1 (4.55%) Fireworks
1 1 (4.55%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.55%) GIMP
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) MySQL
General
1 7 (31.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) PHP Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Web Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Java Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Java Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Web Designer
5 1 (4.55%) Designer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) HTML
2 7 (31.82%) jQuery
2 7 (31.82%) RESTful
2 7 (31.82%) Visualforce
3 1 (4.55%) Ajax
3 1 (4.55%) CSS
3 1 (4.55%) XML
3 1 (4.55%) Nutch
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) UNIX
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) UML
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) OO
3 7 (31.82%) OOP
3 7 (31.82%) MVC
4 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) Scrum
5 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.55%) EAI
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.55%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) SQL
2 10 (45.45%) PL/SQL
3 9 (40.91%) PHP
4 7 (31.82%) Apex Code
5 1 (4.55%) C#
5 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) webMethods
2 8 (36.36%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Citrix