Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Developer
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 79 103
Rank change year-on-year +8 +24 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 25 28 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.08% 2.26% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.13% 2.31% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 24 23 3
Staffordshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +20.48% -2.35%
10th Percentile £28,000 £37,750 £36,100
90th Percentile £48,750 £62,000 £53,450
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +2.27% +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies in Staffordshire with a recognized job title 1173 1210 1173
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.67% 97.58% 98.57%
Number of salaries quoted 943 1068 1016
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,675 £22,375
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings that featured Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Staffordshire

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Java Developer in Staffordshire

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Staffordshire

Java Developer
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Stoke-on-Trent +8 9 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Tamworth 0 5 £45,000 +5.88%
Burton-upon-Trent - 4 £33,750 -
Lichfield - 2 £47,500 - 1
Stafford - 1 £23,500 -
Java Developer
West Midlands

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Staffordshire region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (60.00%) Hibernate
3 11 (44.00%) Spring
4 9 (36.00%) Maven
4 9 (36.00%) OOD
4 9 (36.00%) HTML
4 9 (36.00%) XML
4 9 (36.00%) OO
4 9 (36.00%) Data Structures
4 9 (36.00%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (32.00%) J2EE
6 7 (28.00%) CSS
7 6 (24.00%) Subversion
7 6 (24.00%) Eclipse
7 6 (24.00%) JBoss
7 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
8 4 (16.00%) Web Services
8 4 (16.00%) Web Development
8 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (16.00%) JSF
8 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
8 4 (16.00%) Mobile App
9 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
9 3 (12.00%) Cryptography
9 3 (12.00%) Multithreading
9 3 (12.00%) XSD
9 3 (12.00%) SQL
9 3 (12.00%) Oracle
9 3 (12.00%) Linux
9 3 (12.00%) Validation

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 6 (24.00%) JBoss
2 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) MySQL
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.00%) BigQuery
2 1 (4.00%) Bigtable
2 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Maven
2 6 (24.00%) Eclipse
2 6 (24.00%) Subversion
3 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) Hibernate
2 11 (44.00%) Spring
3 9 (36.00%) HTML
3 9 (36.00%) XML
4 8 (32.00%) J2EE
5 7 (28.00%) CSS
6 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (16.00%) JSF
6 4 (16.00%) Web Services
7 3 (12.00%) XSD
8 2 (8.00%) JPA
8 2 (8.00%) Spring MVC
9 1 (4.00%) RichFaces
9 1 (4.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Data Structures
1 9 (36.00%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (16.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) OO
1 9 (36.00%) OOD
2 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.00%) Web Development
3 3 (12.00%) Cryptography
3 3 (12.00%) Multithreading
3 3 (12.00%) Validation
3 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (8.00%) Analytical Thinking
4 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.00%) Migration
4 2 (8.00%) Mobile Development
4 2 (8.00%) MVC
4 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.00%) TDD
4 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (8.00%) Web Application Development
5 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.00%) SQL
4 1 (4.00%) Go
4 1 (4.00%) PHP
4 1 (4.00%) PHP 5
4 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Apple
2 1 (4.00%) Google
2 1 (4.00%) Twitter