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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 20 17 26
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Permanent jobs citing Java 7 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 5.98% 9.16% 6.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.56% 18.18% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 5
Average salary £17,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-61.11% +28.57%
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
45 66 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 38.46% 50.38% 65.63%
Number of salaries quoted 30 33 93
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +14.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £33,250 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
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 28 July 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
(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
Shrewsbury - 6 £17,500 -
Telford -16 1 £17,500 -61.11% 1
Java
West Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
1 7 (63.64%) CSS
1 7 (63.64%) E-Commerce
1 7 (63.64%) Nutch
2 6 (54.55%) CSS3
2 6 (54.55%) PhantomJS
2 6 (54.55%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (54.55%) Node.js
2 6 (54.55%) Marketing
3 5 (45.45%) Java EE
3 5 (45.45%) Tomcat
3 5 (45.45%) GlassFish
3 5 (45.45%) Jetty
4 4 (36.36%) HTML
5 3 (27.27%) PHP
5 3 (27.27%) OO
5 3 (27.27%) MySQL
6 2 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (9.09%) MVC
7 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
7 1 (9.09%) Scrum
7 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (9.09%) Ajax
7 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) Internet
7 1 (9.09%) Web Development
7 1 (9.09%) jQuery
7 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
7 1 (9.09%) MS Office
7 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 6 (54.55%) Node.js
2 5 (45.45%) Tomcat
2 5 (45.45%) GlassFish
2 5 (45.45%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) Fireworks
1 1 (9.09%) GIMP
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (27.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) PhantomJS
General
1 6 (54.55%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Java Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Web Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Java Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) CSS
1 7 (63.64%) Nutch
2 6 (54.55%) CSS3
3 5 (45.45%) Java EE
4 4 (36.36%) HTML
5 1 (9.09%) Ajax
5 1 (9.09%) jQuery
5 1 (9.09%) XML
5 1 (9.09%) RESTful
5 1 (9.09%) Visualforce
5 1 (9.09%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) E-Commerce
2 3 (27.27%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
3 1 (9.09%) OOP
3 1 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) PHP
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) Apex Code
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix