The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
West Midlands / Shropshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 29 29
Rank change year-on-year +22 0  
Permanent jobs citing Java 36 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 19.57% 3.27% 2.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% 7.61% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 29 5 2
Median salary £39,000 £30,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% -42.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £34,500 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Shropshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 108 92 80
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 58.70% 42.99% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 77 89 57
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Shropshire citing Java as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Shropshire

Java
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for Java in Shropshire

Java
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Shropshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Shropshire

Java
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Telford +13 34 £38,000 +26.66% 4
Shrewsbury - 2 £37,500 -
Java
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Java.

1 24 (39.34%) REST
2 23 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (31.15%) XML
4 17 (27.87%) OO
4 17 (27.87%) Unix
4 17 (27.87%) Windows
4 17 (27.87%) HTML
5 16 (26.23%) SQL
5 16 (26.23%) Open Source
6 15 (24.59%) MongoDB
6 15 (24.59%) Google
6 15 (24.59%) JSON
7 14 (22.95%) Objective-C
7 14 (22.95%) Scala
7 14 (22.95%) Android
8 13 (21.31%) Apple iOS
8 13 (21.31%) Android Development
8 13 (21.31%) Microservices
8 13 (21.31%) Xcode
8 13 (21.31%) Oracle
8 13 (21.31%) CSS
8 13 (21.31%) Eclipse
9 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
9 12 (19.67%) iOS Development
9 12 (19.67%) Android Studio
9 12 (19.67%) iOS SDK
9 12 (19.67%) SDLC
9 12 (19.67%) Android SDK
10 11 (18.03%) Google Play
10 11 (18.03%) Mobile App

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 9 (14.75%) WebLogic
2 7 (11.48%) JBoss
3 6 (9.84%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.28%) Apache
5 1 (1.64%) Confluence
5 1 (1.64%) Documentum
5 1 (1.64%) Moodle
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) MS Office
2 4 (6.56%) MS Project
3 3 (4.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.03%) Google Play
2 2 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.48%) HTTP
2 5 (8.20%) LAN
2 5 (8.20%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.59%) MongoDB
2 5 (8.20%) MySQL
3 4 (6.56%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.56%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.64%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 13 (21.31%) Eclipse
1 13 (21.31%) Xcode
2 12 (19.67%) Android Studio
3 7 (11.48%) JUnit
4 6 (9.84%) Jenkins
5 5 (8.20%) Git (software)
5 5 (8.20%) Maven
5 5 (8.20%) Selenium
6 4 (6.56%) Subversion
7 1 (1.64%) Ant
7 1 (1.64%) CocoaPods
7 1 (1.64%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.64%) Gradle
7 1 (1.64%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.64%) JIRA
General
1 8 (13.11%) Electronics
1 8 (13.11%) Retail
2 7 (11.48%) Finance
3 1 (1.64%) Advertising
3 1 (1.64%) Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Legal
3 1 (1.64%) Marketing
3 1 (1.64%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.64%) Publishing
3 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (60.66%) Developer
2 13 (21.31%) Java Developer
3 10 (16.39%) Applications Developer
4 9 (14.75%) Android Developer
5 8 (13.11%) iOS Android Developer
5 8 (13.11%) iOS Developer
5 8 (13.11%) Test Manager
6 6 (9.84%) Architect
7 5 (8.20%) Digital Developer
7 5 (8.20%) Logistics Manager
7 5 (8.20%) Mobile Developer
7 5 (8.20%) Scrum Master
7 5 (8.20%) Support Manager
7 5 (8.20%) Systems Manager
7 5 (8.20%) Systems Support
7 5 (8.20%) Systems Support Manager
8 4 (6.56%) Java Software Developer
8 4 (6.56%) PHP Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Software Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (39.34%) REST
2 19 (31.15%) XML
3 17 (27.87%) HTML
4 15 (24.59%) JSON
5 13 (21.31%) CSS
6 12 (19.67%) Android SDK
6 12 (19.67%) iOS SDK
7 10 (16.39%) HTML5
7 10 (16.39%) Spring
8 9 (14.75%) RESTful
9 8 (13.11%) Play Framework
9 8 (13.11%) Web Services
10 6 (9.84%) AngularJS
11 5 (8.20%) Ajax
12 4 (6.56%) Django
12 4 (6.56%) Guice
12 4 (6.56%) J2EE
12 4 (6.56%) Java SE
12 4 (6.56%) Ruby on Rails
13 3 (4.92%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Mobile App
2 5 (8.20%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.92%) User Experience
4 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.64%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.64%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.64%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 17 (27.87%) Unix
1 17 (27.87%) Windows
2 14 (22.95%) Android
3 13 (21.31%) Apple iOS
4 5 (8.20%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (27.87%) OO
3 16 (26.23%) Open Source
4 13 (21.31%) Android Development
4 13 (21.31%) Microservices
5 12 (19.67%) iOS Development
5 12 (19.67%) SDLC
6 11 (18.03%) Scrum
7 10 (16.39%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (16.39%) TDD
8 8 (13.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (13.11%) Test Strategy
9 7 (11.48%) BDD
10 6 (9.84%) API Development
10 6 (9.84%) DevOps
11 5 (8.20%) Automated Testing
11 5 (8.20%) Business Process Modelling
11 5 (8.20%) High Availability
11 5 (8.20%) Logistics
11 5 (8.20%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 16 (26.23%) SQL
2 14 (22.95%) Objective-C
2 14 (22.95%) Scala
3 9 (14.75%) JavaScript
4 8 (13.11%) C
5 6 (9.84%) PHP
6 5 (8.20%) COBOL
6 5 (8.20%) Python
6 5 (8.20%) Ruby
7 3 (4.92%) Apex Code
8 2 (3.28%) C++
9 1 (1.64%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.64%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (8.20%) PMI Certification
1 5 (8.20%) PMP
2 4 (6.56%) ISEB
2 4 (6.56%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (3.28%) Degree
3 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
System Software
1 5 (8.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (24.59%) Google
2 13 (21.31%) Oracle
3 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (9.84%) webMethods
5 3 (4.92%) Apple
5 3 (4.92%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (3.28%) MuleSoft
6 2 (3.28%) Pega
7 1 (1.64%) Adobe
Telford, Shropshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, h/c, pension
Posted: 8 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Capgemini
Salary: £50k - 70k per year + Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Telford
HM Revenue and Customs
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago