Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 19 36
Rank change year-on-year +7 +17 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 60 53 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 13.30% 9.19% 2.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.43% 24.88% 8.87%
Number of salaries quoted 50 53 11
Shropshire median annual salary £37,000 £40,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.50% -8.05% +148.57%
10th Percentile £30,000 £24,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £56,375 £53,750 £50,000
West Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year -2.35% -2.30% +8.75%

Java is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Shropshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 185 213 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 41.02% 36.92% 31.08%
Number of salaries quoted 139 164 108
Shropshire median annual salary £36,500 £35,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.29% -3.45% +1.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,150 £24,925
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,375 £48,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Shropshire.

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford +6 55 £36,500 -8.75% 6
Shrewsbury -9 1 £74,000 +74.12%
Java
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 31 (51.67%) Android
2 28 (46.67%) Xcode
3 27 (45.00%) Android SDK
4 26 (43.33%) Apple iOS
5 25 (41.67%) Google Play
5 25 (41.67%) Google
6 24 (40.00%) Objective-C
6 24 (40.00%) iOS SDK
6 24 (40.00%) iOS Development
7 23 (38.33%) XML
8 21 (35.00%) Eclipse
8 21 (35.00%) Android Studio
9 20 (33.33%) Android Development
9 20 (33.33%) Windows
10 19 (31.67%) C
10 19 (31.67%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (31.67%) Retail
10 19 (31.67%) JSON
11 18 (30.00%) Unix
11 18 (30.00%) Mobile App
12 17 (28.33%) Electronics
13 16 (26.67%) HTML
13 16 (26.67%) OO
13 16 (26.67%) REST
14 15 (25.00%) CSS
14 15 (25.00%) Web Services
15 14 (23.33%) Linux
15 14 (23.33%) SQL Server
15 14 (23.33%) ClearQuest
15 14 (23.33%) Confluence

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 14 (23.33%) Confluence
2 12 (20.00%) Apache
3 6 (10.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.67%) ColdFusion
4 1 (1.67%) Documentum
4 1 (1.67%) JBoss
4 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Exstream
2 1 (1.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (41.67%) Google Play
2 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.67%) GitHub
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.67%) MySQL
3 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (46.67%) Xcode
2 21 (35.00%) Android Studio
2 21 (35.00%) Eclipse
3 14 (23.33%) ClearQuest
4 12 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 12 (20.00%) JIRA
4 12 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 12 (20.00%) Subversion
5 3 (5.00%) Selenium
5 3 (5.00%) Toad
6 2 (3.33%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.33%) TestDirector
6 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.67%) JUnit
7 1 (1.67%) TestNG
General
1 19 (31.67%) Retail
2 17 (28.33%) Electronics
3 5 (8.33%) Games
4 3 (5.00%) Advertising
5 2 (3.33%) Finance
6 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (61.67%) Developer
2 21 (35.00%) iOS Developer
3 13 (21.67%) Applications Developer
4 11 (18.33%) Analyst
5 10 (16.67%) Android Developer
6 6 (10.00%) ITIL Manager
6 6 (10.00%) Linux Support
6 6 (10.00%) Support Manager
7 5 (8.33%) iOS Android Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Test Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Mobile Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Oracle Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Software Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Test Manager
8 3 (5.00%) Unix Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) HTML Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Ruby Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (45.00%) Android SDK
2 24 (40.00%) iOS SDK
3 23 (38.33%) XML
4 19 (31.67%) JSON
5 16 (26.67%) HTML
5 16 (26.67%) REST
6 15 (25.00%) CSS
6 15 (25.00%) Web Services
7 6 (10.00%) .NET
8 4 (6.67%) AngularJS
8 4 (6.67%) HTML5
9 3 (5.00%) CSS3
9 3 (5.00%) XSL
10 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET
10 2 (3.33%) Flash
10 2 (3.33%) J2EE
10 2 (3.33%) J2ME
10 2 (3.33%) JSP
10 2 (3.33%) Node.js
10 2 (3.33%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 18 (30.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.33%) User Experience
3 1 (1.67%) Clustering
3 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.67%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 31 (51.67%) Android
2 26 (43.33%) Apple iOS
3 20 (33.33%) Windows
4 18 (30.00%) Unix
5 14 (23.33%) Linux
6 1 (1.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.00%) iOS Development
2 20 (33.33%) Android Development
3 19 (31.67%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (26.67%) OO
5 13 (21.67%) Configuration Management
6 12 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (16.67%) Mobile Development
7 10 (16.67%) SDLC
8 8 (13.33%) Scrum
9 7 (11.67%) ITIL
9 7 (11.67%) Service Management
10 6 (10.00%) People Management
10 6 (10.00%) Quality Management
10 6 (10.00%) Test Strategy
10 6 (10.00%) Workload Management
11 5 (8.33%) Test Automation
12 4 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
13 3 (5.00%) Incident Management
13 3 (5.00%) Software Testing
13 3 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (40.00%) Objective-C
2 19 (31.67%) C
3 12 (20.00%) SQL
4 5 (8.33%) PHP
5 4 (6.67%) C#
5 4 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.67%) Ruby
5 4 (6.67%) Scala
6 2 (3.33%) Delphi
6 2 (3.33%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.33%) Python
6 2 (3.33%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.67%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.67%) C++
7 1 (1.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (5.00%) ISEB
1 3 (5.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.67%) Puppet
2 1 (1.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 25 (41.67%) Google
2 12 (20.00%) Atlassian
2 12 (20.00%) BMC
2 12 (20.00%) CollabNet
2 12 (20.00%) IBM
2 12 (20.00%) Serena
2 12 (20.00%) Sonatype
3 10 (16.67%) Apple
3 10 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 7 (11.67%) Oracle
5 3 (5.00%) webMethods
6 2 (3.33%) HP
7 1 (1.67%) Pega
7 1 (1.67%) Salesforce.com