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

Java
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 11 36
Rank change year-on-year +4 +25 +15
Permanent jobs citing Java 45 68 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 14.66% 14.98% 5.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.37% 30.91% 11.33%
Number of salaries quoted 21 58 25
Shropshire median annual salary £57,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +64.29% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £30,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,250 £63,750
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -1.16% -4.44%

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 139 220 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 45.28% 48.46% 44.85%
Number of salaries quoted 94 155 253
Shropshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +16.92% -7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,125 £55,000 £47,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +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 18 July 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 July 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 +1 41 £57,500 +64.29% 9
Java
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 36 (80.00%) Python
2 35 (77.78%) Ruby
3 34 (75.56%) DevOps
4 33 (73.33%) Jenkins
5 32 (71.11%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (66.67%) Ansible
6 30 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 28 (62.22%) Linux
7 28 (62.22%) Terraform
8 26 (57.78%) Vagrant
9 24 (53.33%) SQL
9 24 (53.33%) Windows
10 20 (44.44%) Apache
10 20 (44.44%) Git (software)
11 19 (42.22%) PowerShell
11 19 (42.22%) JIRA
11 19 (42.22%) Atlassian
11 19 (42.22%) nginx
11 19 (42.22%) Bash Shell
11 19 (42.22%) Confluence
11 19 (42.22%) REST
11 19 (42.22%) Bitbucket
11 19 (42.22%) Tomcat
11 19 (42.22%) DNS
11 19 (42.22%) SSL
11 19 (42.22%) Perl
11 19 (42.22%) Subversion
11 19 (42.22%) GoCD
11 19 (42.22%) Windows Server
12 18 (40.00%) Scrum

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 20 (44.44%) Apache
2 19 (42.22%) Confluence
2 19 (42.22%) nginx
2 19 (42.22%) Tomcat
3 5 (11.11%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.44%) CMS
4 2 (4.44%) Drupal
4 2 (4.44%) Joomla!
4 2 (4.44%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 17 (37.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (35.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.22%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 19 (42.22%) DNS
1 19 (42.22%) SSL
2 11 (24.44%) Firewall
2 11 (24.44%) VPN
3 1 (2.22%) FTP
3 1 (2.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.22%) MySQL
2 1 (2.22%) MySQL Workbench
2 1 (2.22%) phpMyAdmin
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 33 (73.33%) Jenkins
2 30 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 26 (57.78%) Vagrant
4 20 (44.44%) Git (software)
5 19 (42.22%) Bitbucket
5 19 (42.22%) GoCD
5 19 (42.22%) JIRA
5 19 (42.22%) Subversion
6 10 (22.22%) Hudson
7 5 (11.11%) Toad
General
1 3 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Advertising
2 1 (2.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (17.78%) Applications Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) Platform Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Developer
4 3 (6.67%) Test Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Test Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Unix Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.22%) DevOps Administrator
6 1 (2.22%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (2.22%) Junior
6 1 (2.22%) Linux DevOps Administrator
6 1 (2.22%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.22%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (2.22%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (42.22%) REST
2 6 (13.33%) JSON
2 6 (13.33%) XML
3 5 (11.11%) XSL
4 3 (6.67%) CSS
4 3 (6.67%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (4.44%) .NET
5 2 (4.44%) jQuery
6 1 (2.22%) CSS3
6 1 (2.22%) HTML
6 1 (2.22%) HTML5
6 1 (2.22%) LAMP
6 1 (2.22%) Laravel
6 1 (2.22%) Node.js
6 1 (2.22%) RESTful
6 1 (2.22%) Sass
6 1 (2.22%) SOAP
6 1 (2.22%) WAMP
6 1 (2.22%) Web Services
6 1 (2.22%) XAMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 28 (62.22%) Linux
2 24 (53.33%) Windows
3 19 (42.22%) Windows Server
4 5 (11.11%) Unix
5 1 (2.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (75.56%) DevOps
2 32 (71.11%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 18 (40.00%) Scrum
4 14 (31.11%) Open Source
5 10 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 10 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (22.22%) Load Balancing
5 10 (22.22%) Microservices
5 10 (22.22%) SIEM
6 7 (15.56%) High Availability
6 7 (15.56%) Mentoring
7 6 (13.33%) Test Automation
8 5 (11.11%) Deployment Automation
8 5 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 5 (11.11%) Software Testing
8 5 (11.11%) Test Strategy
9 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (6.67%) Coaching
10 3 (6.67%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (80.00%) Python
2 35 (77.78%) Ruby
3 24 (53.33%) SQL
4 19 (42.22%) Bash Shell
4 19 (42.22%) Perl
4 19 (42.22%) PowerShell
5 15 (33.33%) Go
6 4 (8.89%) PHP
7 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
8 2 (4.44%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) ISEB
1 5 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 4 (8.89%) RHCE
2 4 (8.89%) RHCSA
3 3 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.22%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (24.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 30 (66.67%) Ansible
2 28 (62.22%) Terraform
3 14 (31.11%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (31.11%) Puppet
4 12 (26.67%) Salt
5 10 (22.22%) Graphite
5 10 (22.22%) Nagios
5 10 (22.22%) Opsview
6 9 (20.00%) Packer
7 8 (17.78%) Docker Swarm
7 8 (17.78%) Kubernetes
8 7 (15.56%) Consul
8 7 (15.56%) Grafana
8 7 (15.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (42.22%) Atlassian
2 5 (11.11%) Oracle
2 5 (11.11%) webMethods
3 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.89%) Red Hat
4 3 (6.67%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco