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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 42 40 38
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 23 27 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.79% 4.25% 5.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.10% 7.18% 9.28%
Number of salaries quoted 15 24 30
Median salary £47,500 £41,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.15% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £24,000 £24,050
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%

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
284 376 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 59.17% 59.21% 62.90%
Number of salaries quoted 237 346 304
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +1 14 £40,500 +62.00%
Stafford +9 3 £40,000 +18.51% 2
Tamworth +5 2 £37,000 -29.52% 2
Lichfield +5 1 £24,500 -42.35%
Java
West Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 30 (47.62%) .NET
2 26 (41.27%) C#
3 24 (38.10%) Computer Science
4 19 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (28.57%) OOP
5 18 (28.57%) Erlang
6 16 (25.40%) Degree
6 16 (25.40%) Functional Programming
6 16 (25.40%) SOA
7 15 (23.81%) SQL
7 15 (23.81%) SQL Server
8 14 (22.22%) Multithreading
9 13 (20.63%) NoSQL
9 13 (20.63%) Low Latency
9 13 (20.63%) Relational Database
9 13 (20.63%) Software Engineering
9 13 (20.63%) Multithreaded Programming
10 12 (19.05%) RDBMS
10 12 (19.05%) Go
10 12 (19.05%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (19.05%) Unit Testing
11 11 (17.46%) QA
11 11 (17.46%) Open Source
11 11 (17.46%) PHP
11 11 (17.46%) Linux
12 10 (15.87%) OO
12 10 (15.87%) SOAP
12 10 (15.87%) Mathematics
13 9 (14.29%) Physics
13 9 (14.29%) Velocity

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 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (4.76%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.17%) ColdFusion
2 2 (3.17%) IIS
3 1 (1.59%) Apache
3 1 (1.59%) CloudStack
3 1 (1.59%) JBoss
3 1 (1.59%) nginx
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.59%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.59%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (1.59%) Google Play
1 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.29%) Internet
1 9 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 4 (6.35%) X.509
3 2 (3.17%) tcpdump
4 1 (1.59%) DNS
4 1 (1.59%) Firewall
4 1 (1.59%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 13 (20.63%) NoSQL
2 13 (20.63%) Relational Database
3 12 (19.05%) RDBMS
4 4 (6.35%) MySQL
4 4 (6.35%) Neo4j
4 4 (6.35%) Riak
5 2 (3.17%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.59%) DB2
6 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.59%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 9 (14.29%) Gradle
2 7 (11.11%) Android Studio
3 6 (9.52%) Cucumber
4 5 (7.94%) CocoaPods
4 5 (7.94%) Xcode
5 3 (4.76%) Ant
5 3 (4.76%) Maven
6 2 (3.17%) GDB
6 2 (3.17%) JUnit
6 2 (3.17%) Selenium
7 1 (1.59%) Appium
7 1 (1.59%) Calabash
7 1 (1.59%) GitLab
7 1 (1.59%) InstallShield
7 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.59%) Log4j
7 1 (1.59%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.59%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (7.94%) Games
1 5 (7.94%) Marketing
2 4 (6.35%) Publishing
3 3 (4.76%) Law
4 1 (1.59%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (53.97%) Developer
2 16 (25.40%) Java Developer
3 9 (14.29%) Architect
4 5 (7.94%) Android Developer
4 5 (7.94%) Software Architect
4 5 (7.94%) Software Developer
5 4 (6.35%) .NET Architect
5 4 (6.35%) .NET Solutions Architect
5 4 (6.35%) Agile Developer
5 4 (6.35%) Agile Java Developer
5 4 (6.35%) Database Architect
5 4 (6.35%) Linux Developer
5 4 (6.35%) Senior Developer
5 4 (6.35%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (6.35%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (6.35%) SQL Server Architect
5 4 (6.35%) Test Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Applications Developer
6 3 (4.76%) Applications Support
6 3 (4.76%) Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (47.62%) .NET
2 10 (15.87%) SOAP
3 9 (14.29%) HTML
3 9 (14.29%) Middleware
3 9 (14.29%) Velocity
3 9 (14.29%) Web Services
4 8 (12.70%) CSS
4 8 (12.70%) Spring
5 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 7 (11.11%) HTML5
5 7 (11.11%) RESTful
6 5 (7.94%) XHTML
6 5 (7.94%) XML
7 4 (6.35%) .NET Framework
7 4 (6.35%) Ajax
7 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (6.35%) Hibernate
7 4 (6.35%) jQuery
7 4 (6.35%) WinForms
7 4 (6.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (38.10%) Computer Science
2 12 (19.05%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (14.29%) Algorithms
3 9 (14.29%) Data Structures
3 9 (14.29%) N-Tier
4 6 (9.52%) Mobile App
5 4 (6.35%) Replication
6 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.17%) EPoS
8 1 (1.59%) iPad
8 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.46%) Linux
2 8 (12.70%) Android
3 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (28.57%) OOP
3 16 (25.40%) Functional Programming
3 16 (25.40%) SOA
4 14 (22.22%) Multithreading
5 13 (20.63%) Low Latency
5 13 (20.63%) Multithreaded Programming
5 13 (20.63%) Software Engineering
6 12 (19.05%) Unit Testing
7 11 (17.46%) Open Source
8 10 (15.87%) Mathematics
8 10 (15.87%) OO
9 9 (14.29%) Complexity Analysis
9 9 (14.29%) High Availability
9 9 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
9 9 (14.29%) Physics
9 9 (14.29%) Service Design
10 8 (12.70%) Android Development
11 7 (11.11%) MVC
11 7 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (41.27%) C#
2 18 (28.57%) Erlang
3 15 (23.81%) SQL
4 12 (19.05%) Go
5 11 (17.46%) PHP
6 9 (14.29%) Clojure
6 9 (14.29%) F#
6 9 (14.29%) Haskell
6 9 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 7 (11.11%) VB.NET
8 5 (7.94%) Apple Swift
8 5 (7.94%) Objective-C
9 4 (6.35%) Ruby
9 4 (6.35%) TypeScript
9 4 (6.35%) VB
10 3 (4.76%) C
10 3 (4.76%) C++
11 2 (3.17%) Python
11 2 (3.17%) Scala
12 1 (1.59%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 16 (25.40%) Degree
2 4 (6.35%) ISEB
3 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.59%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.46%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.94%) Docker
2 1 (1.59%) Ceph
2 1 (1.59%) KVM
2 1 (1.59%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) Ansible
1 3 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.76%) Puppet
2 1 (1.59%) Grafana
2 1 (1.59%) Graphite
2 1 (1.59%) Icinga
2 1 (1.59%) Kibana
2 1 (1.59%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.59%) logstash
2 1 (1.59%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.35%) Google
3 1 (1.59%) Apple
3 1 (1.59%) DevExpress
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle
Stafford, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £55000 per annum + Additional Benefits!
Posted: 23 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
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Salary: 40,000 to 50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
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Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
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Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Additional Benefits
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