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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
West Midlands / Shropshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 30 34
Rank change year-on-year +15 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Java 30 23 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 12.30% 5.17% 0.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.09% 11.33% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 26 14 2
Median salary £35,000 £35,734 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.05% +9.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £61,500 £34,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,658 £44,000
% change year-on-year -3.55% +6.03%  

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 115 203 70
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 47.13% 45.62% 33.49%
Number of salaries quoted 84 153 59
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.07% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +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 22 June 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 22 June 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 +14 30 £35,000 +3.70% 1
Java
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 27 (41.54%) REST
2 26 (40.00%) OO
3 25 (38.46%) XML
4 23 (35.38%) Eclipse
4 23 (35.38%) Xcode
4 23 (35.38%) Objective-C
4 23 (35.38%) Google
4 23 (35.38%) JSON
4 23 (35.38%) Android
4 23 (35.38%) iOS SDK
4 23 (35.38%) Apple iOS
4 23 (35.38%) Android SDK
4 23 (35.38%) Android Development
4 23 (35.38%) iOS Development
4 23 (35.38%) Android Studio
4 23 (35.38%) Google Play
5 22 (33.85%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (29.23%) Retail
6 19 (29.23%) C
6 19 (29.23%) Web Services
6 19 (29.23%) Electronics
6 19 (29.23%) Mobile App
7 16 (24.62%) Unix
8 15 (23.08%) Windows
9 12 (18.46%) HTML
9 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
9 12 (18.46%) TDD
10 11 (16.92%) Microservices
11 10 (15.38%) Linux
12 9 (13.85%) JavaScript

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 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
1 3 (4.62%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.08%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (3.08%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.54%) JBoss
3 1 (1.54%) Moodle
Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.08%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (35.38%) Google Play
2 2 (3.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.69%) LAN
1 5 (7.69%) WAN
2 3 (4.62%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.31%) MongoDB
2 5 (7.69%) MySQL
3 3 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (35.38%) Android Studio
1 23 (35.38%) Eclipse
1 23 (35.38%) Xcode
2 3 (4.62%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.62%) SoapUI
2 3 (4.62%) Subversion
3 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.54%) Selenium
General
1 19 (29.23%) Electronics
1 19 (29.23%) Retail
2 4 (6.15%) Advertising
3 3 (4.62%) Finance
4 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.54%) Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Legal
5 1 (1.54%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 52 (80.00%) Developer
2 19 (29.23%) Android Developer
2 19 (29.23%) Applications Developer
2 19 (29.23%) iOS Android Developer
2 19 (29.23%) iOS Developer
3 12 (18.46%) Java Developer
4 8 (12.31%) Integration Developer
5 5 (7.69%) Linux Developer
5 5 (7.69%) Logistics Manager
5 5 (7.69%) Messaging Developer
5 5 (7.69%) Support Manager
5 5 (7.69%) Systems Manager
5 5 (7.69%) Systems Support
5 5 (7.69%) Systems Support Manager
5 5 (7.69%) Unix Developer
6 4 (6.15%) Mobile Developer
6 4 (6.15%) PHP Developer
6 4 (6.15%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Scrum Master
7 3 (4.62%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (41.54%) REST
2 25 (38.46%) XML
3 23 (35.38%) Android SDK
3 23 (35.38%) iOS SDK
3 23 (35.38%) JSON
4 19 (29.23%) Web Services
5 12 (18.46%) HTML
6 9 (13.85%) CSS
7 8 (12.31%) Middleware
8 7 (10.77%) RESTful
9 6 (9.23%) AngularJS
10 4 (6.15%) SOAP
11 3 (4.62%) .NET
11 3 (4.62%) HTML5
11 3 (4.62%) jQuery
11 3 (4.62%) Spring
11 3 (4.62%) Visualforce
11 3 (4.62%) WSDL
11 3 (4.62%) XSD
11 3 (4.62%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (29.23%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.08%) User Experience
4 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.54%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.54%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.54%) Replication
4 1 (1.54%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 23 (35.38%) Android
1 23 (35.38%) Apple iOS
2 16 (24.62%) Unix
3 15 (23.08%) Windows
4 10 (15.38%) Linux
5 3 (4.62%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.00%) OO
2 23 (35.38%) Android Development
2 23 (35.38%) iOS Development
3 22 (33.85%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (18.46%) TDD
5 11 (16.92%) Microservices
6 8 (12.31%) BDD
6 8 (12.31%) Open Source
6 8 (12.31%) Scrum
6 8 (12.31%) SDLC
6 8 (12.31%) SOA
7 7 (10.77%) Kanban
7 7 (10.77%) Test Automation
8 6 (9.23%) Analytics
8 6 (9.23%) Data Analytics
9 5 (7.69%) API Design
9 5 (7.69%) API Development
9 5 (7.69%) Business Process Modelling
9 5 (7.69%) High Availability
9 5 (7.69%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 23 (35.38%) Objective-C
2 19 (29.23%) C
3 9 (13.85%) JavaScript
4 8 (12.31%) Scala
5 7 (10.77%) PHP
5 7 (10.77%) SQL
6 6 (9.23%) C#
7 5 (7.69%) COBOL
8 4 (6.15%) Apex Code
9 3 (4.62%) Python
9 3 (4.62%) Ruby
10 1 (1.54%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) PMI Certification
1 5 (7.69%) PMP
2 2 (3.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 23 (35.38%) Google
2 12 (18.46%) Microsoft
3 8 (12.31%) Oracle
4 4 (6.15%) Apple
4 4 (6.15%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.08%) Nintex
6 1 (1.54%) Adobe
6 1 (1.54%) Pega
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