The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 22 48 50
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 62 25 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 9.60% 4.02% 4.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.70% 6.48% 5.95%
Number of salaries quoted 61 25 29
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +55.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £66,000 £40,200
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.55% +5.29%
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 Staffordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
395 386 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 61.15% 62.06% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 358 341 408
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,250
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire region citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Java
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Java Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Java
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Java
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +11 31 £26,000 -30.66%
Tamworth +2 7 £55,000 +69.23%
Stafford +3 5 £37,500 -37.50%
Burton-upon-Trent -7 4 £27,250 -16.15%
Lichfield - 4 £55,000 -
Java
West Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for Java.

1 41 (46.07%) .NET
2 38 (42.70%) C#
3 36 (40.45%) HTML
4 35 (39.33%) Computer Science
5 34 (38.20%) Degree
6 33 (37.08%) JavaScript
7 28 (31.46%) CSS
8 26 (29.21%) SQL
9 24 (26.97%) C++
10 21 (23.60%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (21.35%) MVC
11 19 (21.35%) Oracle
12 18 (20.22%) PHP
12 18 (20.22%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (20.22%) Android
13 17 (19.10%) Android Development
13 17 (19.10%) VB.NET
13 17 (19.10%) OOP
13 17 (19.10%) OO
13 17 (19.10%) Spring
14 16 (17.98%) Mobile App
15 15 (16.85%) HTML5
15 15 (16.85%) Microsoft
15 15 (16.85%) ASP.NET
16 13 (14.61%) TDD
16 13 (14.61%) CSS3
17 12 (13.48%) Open Source
17 12 (13.48%) MySQL
17 12 (13.48%) Microsoft Certification
17 12 (13.48%) Linux

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.37%) Mule
2 2 (2.25%) ColdFusion
2 2 (2.25%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.25%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (2.25%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.12%) Node.js
3 1 (1.12%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (4.49%) MS Excel
1 4 (4.49%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (1.12%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.11%) Internet
2 8 (8.99%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.12%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.48%) MySQL
2 8 (8.99%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.49%) VLDB
4 2 (2.25%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.12%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (11.24%) Eclipse
2 7 (7.87%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.87%) Selenium
3 5 (5.62%) Jenkins
3 5 (5.62%) JIRA
4 4 (4.49%) Android Studio
4 4 (4.49%) Gradle
5 3 (3.37%) CocoaPods
5 3 (3.37%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.37%) Xcode
6 2 (2.25%) JUnit
6 2 (2.25%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.25%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.12%) Ant
7 1 (1.12%) Appium
7 1 (1.12%) Moq
7 1 (1.12%) NUnit
7 1 (1.12%) ReSharper
7 1 (1.12%) Subversion
General
1 5 (5.62%) Finance
2 2 (2.25%) Advertising
2 2 (2.25%) Games
2 2 (2.25%) Publishing
3 1 (1.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 63 (70.79%) Developer
2 26 (29.21%) Java Developer
3 16 (17.98%) Mobile Developer
4 15 (16.85%) Junior
4 15 (16.85%) Junior Developer
5 14 (15.73%) Graduate
6 13 (14.61%) Graduate Developer
7 11 (12.36%) Android Developer
7 11 (12.36%) Software Developer
8 9 (10.11%) Applications Developer
9 7 (7.87%) C++ Developer
9 7 (7.87%) Java Android Developer
9 7 (7.87%) Junior Software Developer
9 7 (7.87%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 6 (6.74%) Graduate Software Developer
10 6 (6.74%) Java Mobile Developer
11 5 (5.62%) C# Developer
11 5 (5.62%) SQL Developer
11 5 (5.62%) Test Engineer
11 5 (5.62%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (46.07%) .NET
2 36 (40.45%) HTML
3 28 (31.46%) CSS
4 17 (19.10%) Spring
5 15 (16.85%) ASP.NET
5 15 (16.85%) HTML5
6 13 (14.61%) CSS3
7 11 (12.36%) Spring MVC
7 11 (12.36%) Web Services
8 9 (10.11%) Middleware
9 7 (7.87%) AngularJS
9 7 (7.87%) Java EE
10 6 (6.74%) .NET Framework
11 5 (5.62%) Android SDK
11 5 (5.62%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (5.62%) jQuery
12 4 (4.49%) CGI
12 4 (4.49%) J2EE
12 4 (4.49%) RESTful
12 4 (4.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (39.33%) Computer Science
2 16 (17.98%) Mobile App
3 8 (8.99%) Algorithms
3 8 (8.99%) Data Structures
4 4 (4.49%) N-Tier
5 3 (3.37%) Mathematics
5 3 (3.37%) Physics
6 1 (1.12%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.12%) EPoS
6 1 (1.12%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.22%) Android
2 12 (13.48%) Linux
3 8 (8.99%) Apple iOS
4 7 (7.87%) Windows
5 2 (2.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (23.60%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (21.35%) MVC
3 18 (20.22%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (19.10%) Android Development
4 17 (19.10%) OO
4 17 (19.10%) OOP
5 13 (14.61%) TDD
6 12 (13.48%) Open Source
7 11 (12.36%) Mobile Development
8 9 (10.11%) Web Development
9 8 (8.99%) Functional Programming
9 8 (8.99%) Low Latency
9 8 (8.99%) Multithreading
9 8 (8.99%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (7.87%) Software Engineering
11 6 (6.74%) iOS Development
11 6 (6.74%) SDLC
12 5 (5.62%) Automation Testing
12 5 (5.62%) Mentoring
12 5 (5.62%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 38 (42.70%) C#
2 33 (37.08%) JavaScript
3 26 (29.21%) SQL
4 24 (26.97%) C++
5 18 (20.22%) PHP
6 17 (19.10%) VB.NET
7 10 (11.24%) VB
8 9 (10.11%) Apple Swift
8 9 (10.11%) Erlang
8 9 (10.11%) Objective-C
8 9 (10.11%) Scala
9 8 (8.99%) Clojure
9 8 (8.99%) Go
9 8 (8.99%) Haskell
10 6 (6.74%) C
10 6 (6.74%) PL/SQL
10 6 (6.74%) VB6
10 6 (6.74%) VBScript
11 4 (4.49%) TypeScript
11 4 (4.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 34 (38.20%) Degree
2 12 (13.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.12%) HND
3 1 (1.12%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.49%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.12%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 19 (21.35%) Oracle
2 15 (16.85%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.62%) Xamarin
4 3 (3.37%) Google
5 1 (1.12%) Apple
5 1 (1.12%) hybris
5 1 (1.12%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.12%) VMware