Period
to 18 December 2018

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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 13 16
Rank change year-on-year +8 +3 +21
Permanent jobs citing Java 60 55 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 18.24% 13.41% 11.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.96% 30.39% 26.82%
Number of salaries quoted 20 44 58
Shropshire median annual salary £57,500 £37,500 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.33% -6.83% -5.29%
10th Percentile £38,750 £30,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,375 £60,250
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +14.46% -2.35% -

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 154 181 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 46.81% 44.15% 41.43%
Number of salaries quoted 91 134 164
Shropshire median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.59% +2.82% -5.33%
10th Percentile £21,750 £27,725 £22,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,375 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,162
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.14% +1.72%

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 18 December 2018.

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 18 December 2018. 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 +3 54 £57,500 +53.33% 18
Java
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, 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 55 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (75.00%) DevOps
3 41 (68.33%) Jenkins
4 36 (60.00%) Microservices
5 35 (58.33%) Open Source
6 31 (51.67%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (48.33%) Ruby
7 29 (48.33%) Python
7 29 (48.33%) Docker
8 28 (46.67%) Terraform
8 28 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 28 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
8 28 (46.67%) Git (software)
8 28 (46.67%) Vagrant
9 26 (43.33%) Kubernetes
10 24 (40.00%) Puppet
10 24 (40.00%) Linux
11 23 (38.33%) Configuration Management
11 23 (38.33%) Ansible
12 22 (36.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 21 (35.00%) REST
14 20 (33.33%) Go
15 19 (31.67%) Packer
15 19 (31.67%) Consul
16 18 (30.00%) Subversion
16 18 (30.00%) Software Engineering
17 17 (28.33%) Opscode Chef
17 17 (28.33%) Atlassian
17 17 (28.33%) Salt
17 17 (28.33%) IT Strategy

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 9 (15.00%) Apache
2 9 (15.00%) nginx
2 9 (15.00%) Tomcat
3 8 (13.33%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.67%) Captiva
4 1 (1.67%) CMS
4 1 (1.67%) Documentum
4 1 (1.67%) Drupal
4 1 (1.67%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.67%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 4 (6.67%) SAP FI-CA
1 4 (6.67%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 28 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
1 28 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (11.67%) iPaaS
3 7 (11.67%) OpenShift
3 7 (11.67%) PaaS
4 1 (1.67%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 14 (23.33%) Firewall
1 14 (23.33%) VPN
2 9 (15.00%) DNS
2 9 (15.00%) SSL
3 5 (8.33%) HTTP
4 1 (1.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.67%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 41 (68.33%) Jenkins
2 28 (46.67%) Git (software)
2 28 (46.67%) Vagrant
3 22 (36.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 18 (30.00%) Subversion
5 14 (23.33%) JIRA
6 13 (21.67%) Hudson
7 9 (15.00%) Bitbucket
7 9 (15.00%) GoCD
8 8 (13.33%) Cucumber
8 8 (13.33%) Octopus Deploy
8 8 (13.33%) TeamCity
9 5 (8.33%) JUnit
9 5 (8.33%) Selenium
9 5 (8.33%) SoapUI
10 4 (6.67%) Mockito
10 4 (6.67%) SonarQube
11 1 (1.67%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (1.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (23.33%) Developer
2 12 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 11 (18.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (13.33%) Software Engineer
5 7 (11.67%) Applications Engineer
5 7 (11.67%) Platform Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Analyst
7 5 (8.33%) Test Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) AWS DevOps
9 3 (5.00%) Architect
9 3 (5.00%) Digital Architect
10 2 (3.33%) Java Engineer
10 2 (3.33%) Java Scala Developer
10 2 (3.33%) Java Software Engineer
10 2 (3.33%) JIRA Engineer
10 2 (3.33%) Scala Developer
11 1 (1.67%) Analyst Developer
11 1 (1.67%) Digital Technical Architect
11 1 (1.67%) Documentum Consultant
11 1 (1.67%) Documentum Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (35.00%) REST
2 10 (16.67%) Spring
3 7 (11.67%) Apache Camel
3 7 (11.67%) OAuth
3 7 (11.67%) React
3 7 (11.67%) SAML
4 6 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 6 (10.00%) Dropwizard
4 6 (10.00%) Node.js
5 5 (8.33%) JSON
6 4 (6.67%) Elastic Stack
6 4 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (6.67%) SOAP
6 4 (6.67%) WireMock
6 4 (6.67%) XML
7 3 (5.00%) Play Framework
7 3 (5.00%) RESTful
7 3 (5.00%) Spring Integration
8 1 (1.67%) Gherkin
8 1 (1.67%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (10.00%) NHS
3 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 24 (40.00%) Linux
2 9 (15.00%) Windows
2 9 (15.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (75.00%) DevOps
3 36 (60.00%) Microservices
4 35 (58.33%) Open Source
5 31 (51.67%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (38.33%) Configuration Management
7 18 (30.00%) Software Engineering
8 17 (28.33%) IT Strategy
8 17 (28.33%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
9 16 (26.67%) Scrum
10 15 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
11 14 (23.33%) Decision-Making
11 14 (23.33%) Load Balancing
11 14 (23.33%) SIEM
12 12 (20.00%) TDD
13 11 (18.33%) High Availability
14 10 (16.67%) Test Automation
15 9 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
15 9 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
16 7 (11.67%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (48.33%) Python
1 29 (48.33%) Ruby
2 20 (33.33%) Go
3 10 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 9 (15.00%) Bash Shell
4 9 (15.00%) Perl
4 9 (15.00%) PowerShell
4 9 (15.00%) Scala
4 9 (15.00%) SQL
5 8 (13.33%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.67%) Groovy
6 1 (1.67%) Java 8
6 1 (1.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) ISEB
1 4 (6.67%) ISTQB
1 4 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 29 (48.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 28 (46.67%) Terraform
2 26 (43.33%) Kubernetes
3 24 (40.00%) Puppet
4 23 (38.33%) Ansible
5 19 (31.67%) Consul
5 19 (31.67%) Packer
6 17 (28.33%) Opscode Chef
6 17 (28.33%) Salt
7 15 (25.00%) Graphite
7 15 (25.00%) Nagios
7 15 (25.00%) Opsview
8 11 (18.33%) Docker Swarm
8 11 (18.33%) Grafana
8 11 (18.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (28.33%) Atlassian
2 8 (13.33%) Google
3 4 (6.67%) SAP
4 1 (1.67%) EMC