The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stafford 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Staffordshire / Stafford
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 16 14
Rank change year-on-year -9 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Java 3 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stafford 3.90% 10.81% 9.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.56% 14.81% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 7
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -33.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +7.95%  

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 Stafford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Stafford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 54 27 56
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stafford 70.13% 72.97% 76.71%
Number of salaries quoted 52 27 47
Median salary £35,000 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £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 Stafford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stafford 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 Stafford

Java
Salary Trend in Stafford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java in Stafford.

Salary trend for Java in Stafford

For the 6 months to 24 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 Stafford region with a requirement for Java.

1 5 (83.33%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) OOD
4 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) MySQL
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 1 (16.67%) JPA
4 1 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stafford 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Development Team Leader
1 3 (50.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) AWS Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
1 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
1 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) OOD
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Extreme Programming
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle