Period
to 22 April 2019

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 22 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
22 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 8 14 9
Rank change year-on-year +6 -5 +34
Permanent jobs citing Java 51 33 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 17.29% 11.62% 16.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.69% 23.91% 31.40%
Number of salaries quoted 15 22 57
Shropshire median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% -11.11% +20.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,450 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,500 £67,500 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 147 138 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 49.83% 48.59% 51.49%
Number of salaries quoted 75 100 148
Shropshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +4.90% +10.00%
10th Percentile £27,250 £27,500 £24,250
90th Percentile £62,000 £62,500 £55,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 22 April 2019.

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 22 April 2019. 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 0 39 £52,500 +31.25% 10
Java
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 April 2019, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Shropshire region with a requirement for Java.

1 48 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (72.55%) Jenkins
3 28 (54.90%) DevOps
3 28 (54.90%) Software Engineering
4 26 (50.98%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (50.98%) Scrum
5 21 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
6 20 (39.22%) TDD
6 20 (39.22%) SQL
7 19 (37.25%) Git (software)
8 18 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
8 18 (35.29%) REST
8 18 (35.29%) Terraform
9 17 (33.33%) Ansible
9 17 (33.33%) Oracle
9 17 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 17 (33.33%) Unix
10 15 (29.41%) PL/SQL
10 15 (29.41%) SAS
10 15 (29.41%) Process Improvement
10 15 (29.41%) Cloudera
10 15 (29.41%) Data Analytics
10 15 (29.41%) Bitbucket
10 15 (29.41%) Analytics
10 15 (29.41%) Test Automation
10 15 (29.41%) Pentaho
10 15 (29.41%) Scala
10 15 (29.41%) Hadoop
10 15 (29.41%) Maven
10 15 (29.41%) Amazon Redshift

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 15 (29.41%) SAS
2 3 (5.88%) Confluence
3 1 (1.96%) Captiva
3 1 (1.96%) Documentum
3 1 (1.96%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) SAP FI-CA
1 2 (3.92%) SAP PSCD
2 1 (1.96%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 21 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (11.76%) PaaS
4 1 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.96%) iPaaS
4 1 (1.96%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (29.41%) Amazon Redshift
1 15 (29.41%) Hadoop
1 15 (29.41%) Pentaho
2 10 (19.61%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (19.61%) Oracle Database
3 7 (13.73%) NoSQL
4 5 (9.80%) Base SAS
4 5 (9.80%) BusinessObjects XI
4 5 (9.80%) Power BI
4 5 (9.80%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 5 (9.80%) SAS EBI
4 5 (9.80%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 5 (9.80%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 2 (3.92%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.96%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.96%) Big Data
6 1 (1.96%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 37 (72.55%) Jenkins
2 19 (37.25%) Git (software)
3 15 (29.41%) Artifactory
3 15 (29.41%) Bitbucket
3 15 (29.41%) Maven
4 11 (21.57%) JUnit
5 6 (11.76%) Cucumber
6 4 (7.84%) JIRA
6 4 (7.84%) Selenium
6 4 (7.84%) SoapUI
7 3 (5.88%) Vagrant
8 2 (3.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (3.92%) Hudson
8 2 (3.92%) Mockito
8 2 (3.92%) SonarQube
9 1 (1.96%) Gradle
9 1 (1.96%) Subversion
9 1 (1.96%) Toad
9 1 (1.96%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (1.96%) Finance
1 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (41.18%) Developer
2 18 (35.29%) Java Developer
3 11 (21.57%) Software Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) Architect
4 5 (9.80%) Lead Software Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Digital Architect
5 4 (7.84%) Java Scala Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Scala Developer
5 4 (7.84%) Test Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Kubernetes Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Platform Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) Consultant
7 1 (1.96%) Data Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (1.96%) Monitoring Specialist
7 1 (1.96%) Senior Integration Architect
7 1 (1.96%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (35.29%) REST
2 9 (17.65%) Node.js
2 9 (17.65%) Spring
3 7 (13.73%) AngularJS
3 7 (13.73%) Apache Camel
3 7 (13.73%) React
4 6 (11.76%) Dropwizard
5 5 (9.80%) Spring Integration
5 5 (9.80%) XML
6 4 (7.84%) JSON
6 4 (7.84%) Play Framework
6 4 (7.84%) RESTful
7 3 (5.88%) SOAP
8 2 (3.92%) .NET
8 2 (3.92%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (3.92%) Web Services
8 2 (3.92%) WireMock
9 1 (1.96%) .NET Core
9 1 (1.96%) CSS3
9 1 (1.96%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (9.80%) NHS
2 2 (3.92%) User Experience
3 1 (1.96%) CMDB
3 1 (1.96%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.96%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (33.33%) Unix
2 4 (7.84%) Linux
3 3 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (54.90%) DevOps
2 28 (54.90%) Software Engineering
3 26 (50.98%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (50.98%) Scrum
4 20 (39.22%) TDD
5 15 (29.41%) Analytics
5 15 (29.41%) Data Analytics
5 15 (29.41%) Data Engineering
5 15 (29.41%) Process Improvement
5 15 (29.41%) Sprint Planning
5 15 (29.41%) Sprint Retrospective
5 15 (29.41%) Test Automation
6 13 (25.49%) Continuous Delivery
7 12 (23.53%) Microservices
7 12 (23.53%) Open Source
8 11 (21.57%) Collaborative Working
8 11 (21.57%) Service Design
9 7 (13.73%) Pair Programming
10 6 (11.76%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (39.22%) SQL
2 17 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 15 (29.41%) PL/SQL
3 15 (29.41%) Scala
4 4 (7.84%) Python
5 2 (3.92%) C#
5 2 (3.92%) Go
5 2 (3.92%) Ruby
6 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.96%) Java 8
6 1 (1.96%) Java 9
6 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) ISTQB
1 4 (7.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (5.88%) ISEB
3 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) GDPR
1 2 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 11 (21.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (35.29%) Terraform
2 17 (33.33%) Ansible
3 11 (21.57%) Kubernetes
4 8 (15.69%) Puppet
5 3 (5.88%) Consul
5 3 (5.88%) Packer
6 2 (3.92%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (3.92%) Grafana
6 2 (3.92%) Graphite
6 2 (3.92%) Nagios
6 2 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (3.92%) Opsview
6 2 (3.92%) Salt
6 2 (3.92%) ZABBIX
7 1 (1.96%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 17 (33.33%) Oracle
2 15 (29.41%) Cloudera
3 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.92%) SAP
4 1 (1.96%) AppDynamics
4 1 (1.96%) BMC
4 1 (1.96%) Dynatrace
4 1 (1.96%) EMC
4 1 (1.96%) Google
4 1 (1.96%) HP
4 1 (1.96%) Riverbed
4 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.96%) webMethods