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 29 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank - 19 15
Permanent jobs citing Java 0 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire - 2.11% 8.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 5.71% 14.74%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £36,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -19.44%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
44 35 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 42.31% 36.84% 60.51%
Number of salaries quoted 24 19 58
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,550 £40,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) E-Commerce
2 6 (85.71%) Marketing
2 6 (85.71%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (85.71%) Node.js
2 6 (85.71%) Nutch
2 6 (85.71%) CSS3
2 6 (85.71%) PhantomJS
3 5 (71.43%) GlassFish
3 5 (71.43%) Jetty
3 5 (71.43%) Java EE
3 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) Fireworks
5 1 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) OO
5 1 (14.29%) PHP
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) MySQL
5 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
5 1 (14.29%) MS Office
5 1 (14.29%) Ajax
5 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) jQuery
5 1 (14.29%) Web Development

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 (85.71%) Node.js
2 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
2 5 (71.43%) GlassFish
2 5 (71.43%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) Fireworks
1 1 (14.29%) GIMP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) PhantomJS
General
1 6 (85.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) Nutch
2 6 (85.71%) CSS3
3 5 (71.43%) Java EE
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) jQuery
5 1 (14.29%) HTML5
5 1 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) Ajax
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) PHP
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix