Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 9 44
Rank change year-on-year -5 +35 +10
Permanent jobs citing Java 33 65 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 11.62% 16.01% 3.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.91% 31.25% 7.11%
Number of salaries quoted 22 57 11
Shropshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £31,450 £27,500 £25,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £44,250
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 138 208 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 48.59% 51.23% 44.80%
Number of salaries quoted 100 149 184
Shropshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.74% +12.31% -7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,250 £47,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 April 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 20 April 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 -4 28 £40,000 -3.03% 4
Shrewsbury +8 1 £74,000 +146.67% 2
Java
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 24 (72.73%) SQL
2 22 (66.67%) Windows
3 16 (48.48%) Linux
4 15 (45.45%) Ruby
5 14 (42.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 14 (42.42%) Git (software)
5 14 (42.42%) Jenkins
5 14 (42.42%) Apache
5 14 (42.42%) Tomcat
5 14 (42.42%) Python
5 14 (42.42%) Perl
5 14 (42.42%) DevOps
5 14 (42.42%) Ansible
5 14 (42.42%) Terraform
6 13 (39.39%) Windows Server
6 13 (39.39%) GoCD
6 13 (39.39%) Bitbucket
6 13 (39.39%) Vagrant
6 13 (39.39%) DNS
6 13 (39.39%) SSL
6 13 (39.39%) REST
6 13 (39.39%) PowerShell
6 13 (39.39%) nginx
6 13 (39.39%) Bash Shell
6 13 (39.39%) Confluence
6 13 (39.39%) Atlassian
6 13 (39.39%) JIRA
6 13 (39.39%) Subversion
7 12 (36.36%) Scrum
7 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development

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 (42.42%) Apache
1 14 (42.42%) Tomcat
2 13 (39.39%) Confluence
2 13 (39.39%) nginx
3 9 (27.27%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.03%) CMS
4 1 (3.03%) Drupal
4 1 (3.03%) JBoss
4 1 (3.03%) Joomla!
4 1 (3.03%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.03%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (3.03%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 13 (39.39%) DNS
1 13 (39.39%) SSL
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) FTP
2 1 (3.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.06%) MySQL
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.03%) MySQL Workbench
3 1 (3.03%) phpMyAdmin
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (42.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 14 (42.42%) Git (software)
1 14 (42.42%) Jenkins
2 13 (39.39%) Bitbucket
2 13 (39.39%) GoCD
2 13 (39.39%) JIRA
2 13 (39.39%) Subversion
2 13 (39.39%) Vagrant
3 8 (24.24%) Toad
4 4 (12.12%) Xcode
5 3 (9.09%) Android Studio
5 3 (9.09%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.03%) CA Gen
6 1 (3.03%) Hudson
General
1 4 (12.12%) Games
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
3 2 (6.06%) Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Advertising
4 1 (3.03%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Developer
2 5 (15.15%) Analyst
2 5 (15.15%) Oracle Analyst
2 5 (15.15%) Test Analyst
2 5 (15.15%) Unix Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) iOS Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Android Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Test Manager
5 2 (6.06%) iOS Android Developer
6 1 (3.03%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Junior
6 1 (3.03%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Ruby Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Software Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Software Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) REST
2 8 (24.24%) JSON
2 8 (24.24%) XML
2 8 (24.24%) XSL
3 4 (12.12%) Android SDK
3 4 (12.12%) CSS
3 4 (12.12%) iOS SDK
4 3 (9.09%) .NET
4 3 (9.09%) HTML
5 2 (6.06%) CSS3
5 2 (6.06%) HTML5
6 1 (3.03%) J2EE
6 1 (3.03%) jQuery
6 1 (3.03%) LAMP
6 1 (3.03%) Laravel
6 1 (3.03%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (3.03%) WAMP
6 1 (3.03%) Web Services
6 1 (3.03%) XAMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.06%) Xbox
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Clustering
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 22 (66.67%) Windows
2 16 (48.48%) Linux
3 13 (39.39%) Windows Server
4 9 (27.27%) Unix
5 8 (24.24%) Android
6 5 (15.15%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.03%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) DevOps
2 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (36.36%) Root Cause Analysis
2 12 (36.36%) Scrum
3 9 (27.27%) Test Strategy
4 8 (24.24%) Software Testing
4 8 (24.24%) Test Automation
5 5 (15.15%) Android Development
6 4 (12.12%) iOS Development
6 4 (12.12%) SDLC
6 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (9.09%) Coaching
7 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 3 (9.09%) Planning and Forecasting
7 3 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (6.06%) OO
8 2 (6.06%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (6.06%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (72.73%) SQL
2 15 (45.45%) Ruby
3 14 (42.42%) Perl
3 14 (42.42%) Python
4 13 (39.39%) Bash Shell
4 13 (39.39%) PowerShell
5 5 (15.15%) Objective-C
6 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 2 (6.06%) C#
7 2 (6.06%) PHP
8 1 (3.03%) C
8 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.03%) VB
8 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.03%) VB6
8 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) ISEB
1 8 (24.24%) ISTQB
2 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (42.42%) Ansible
1 14 (42.42%) Terraform
2 1 (3.03%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (3.03%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.03%) Packer
2 1 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) Atlassian
2 10 (30.30%) Oracle
3 9 (27.27%) webMethods
4 3 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.03%) Apple
6 1 (3.03%) BEA
6 1 (3.03%) Google
6 1 (3.03%) Informatica
6 1 (3.03%) Pega