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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 36 11 18
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +7
Permanent jobs citing Java 3 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.43% 11.57% 8.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.41% 33.33% 15.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 2
Average salary £52,500 £28,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+84.21% +14.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
88 42 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 41.90% 34.71% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 58 28 45
Average salary £32,500 £35,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.45% +7.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,750 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

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 2 March 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
Telford -12 2 £52,500 +84.21% 1
Ludlow - 1 - -
Java
West Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) SSH
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Robotics
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (25.00%) Product Management
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Arduino
3 1 (25.00%) Build Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (25.00%) JSP
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Software Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Sales Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Programmer
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) JSP
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Robotics
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) Arduino
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) UML
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (25.00%) Content Management
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Product Management
1 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (25.00%) Build Automation
1 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PhD
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle