Period
to 30 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 30 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 41 45 46
Rank change year-on-year +4 +1 -16
Permanent jobs citing Java 23 15 35
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Staffordshire 4.25% 3.37% 4.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.65% 6.22% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 22
10th Percentile £37,800 £28,750 "
25th Percentile £41,875 £33,125 £27,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% +21.43% -22.22%
75th Percentile £50,000 £49,375 £46,563
90th Percentile £54,650 £56,750 £47,500
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% -5.26%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 216 241 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 39.93% 54.16% 62.25%
Number of salaries quoted 165 225 425
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,000 £24,500
25th Percentile £30,000 £32,500 £30,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
75th Percentile £48,750 £50,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £56,250 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Staffordshire

Java
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Java in Staffordshire.

Salary trend for Java in Staffordshire

Java
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Java in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 30 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Java in Staffordshire

Java
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 within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 30 July 2021. 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 +7 9 £43,750 +2.94% 5
Cannock - 3 £45,000 -
Stafford - 3 £42,750 -
Burton-upon-Trent -2 2 £54,250 +3.33% 4
Tamworth - 1 £35,000 -
Java
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2021, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Java.

1 17 (73.91%) JavaScript
2 15 (65.22%) Python
3 13 (56.52%) PHP
4 11 (47.83%) SQL
5 9 (39.13%) REST
5 9 (39.13%) React
6 8 (34.78%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
6 8 (34.78%) HTML
6 8 (34.78%) CSS
6 8 (34.78%) Games
7 7 (30.43%) JIRA
7 7 (30.43%) Symfony
7 7 (30.43%) Zend
7 7 (30.43%) Atlassian
7 7 (30.43%) jQuery
7 7 (30.43%) MySQL
7 7 (30.43%) OOP
7 7 (30.43%) Confluence
7 7 (30.43%) Mathematics
7 7 (30.43%) Laravel
7 7 (30.43%) Machine Learning
7 7 (30.43%) Bitbucket
7 7 (30.43%) AngularJS
7 7 (30.43%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (30.43%) Mobile First
7 7 (30.43%) Creative Thinking
7 7 (30.43%) Algorithms
7 7 (30.43%) Vue.js
7 7 (30.43%) PHP 7

Java
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 7 (30.43%) Confluence
1 7 (30.43%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Figma
1 1 (4.35%) Sketch
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) DHCP
1 1 (4.35%) DNS
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
1 1 (4.35%) IPsec
1 1 (4.35%) SSH
1 1 (4.35%) tcpdump
1 1 (4.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
2 7 (30.43%) Bitbucket
2 7 (30.43%) JIRA
General
1 8 (34.78%) Games
2 6 (26.09%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.70%) Law
4 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) PHP Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Senior Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Senior PHP Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Web Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (8.70%) React Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Android Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Digital Developer
6 1 (4.35%) iOS Android Developer
6 1 (4.35%) ITSM Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) ITSM Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Java Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Python Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) React
1 9 (39.13%) REST
2 8 (34.78%) CSS
2 8 (34.78%) HTML
3 7 (30.43%) AngularJS
3 7 (30.43%) jQuery
3 7 (30.43%) Laravel
3 7 (30.43%) Symfony
3 7 (30.43%) Vue.js
4 6 (26.09%) .NET
4 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
5 2 (8.70%) Apache Flex
5 2 (8.70%) HTML5
5 2 (8.70%) React Native
5 2 (8.70%) SOAP
5 2 (8.70%) Web Services
6 1 (4.35%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (4.35%) Middleware
6 1 (4.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Algorithms
2 4 (17.39%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Android
1 3 (13.04%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (30.43%) Creative Thinking
2 7 (30.43%) Machine Learning
2 7 (30.43%) Mathematics
2 7 (30.43%) Mobile First
2 7 (30.43%) OOP
3 6 (26.09%) Web Development
4 3 (13.04%) Android Development
4 3 (13.04%) Front End Development
4 3 (13.04%) Functional Programming
4 3 (13.04%) iOS Development
4 3 (13.04%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (8.70%) B2B
5 2 (8.70%) Full Stack Development
5 2 (8.70%) Scrum
5 2 (8.70%) SDLC
5 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.70%) Software Delivery
6 1 (4.35%) Data Interpretation
6 1 (4.35%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) JavaScript
2 15 (65.22%) Python
3 13 (56.52%) PHP
4 11 (47.83%) SQL
5 7 (30.43%) PHP 7
6 6 (26.09%) Ruby
7 3 (13.04%) Apple Swift
7 3 (13.04%) Kotlin
7 3 (13.04%) Objective-C
7 3 (13.04%) Scala
8 2 (8.70%) C
8 2 (8.70%) C#
8 2 (8.70%) C++
8 2 (8.70%) TypeScript
9 1 (4.35%) Go
9 1 (4.35%) Haskell
9 1 (4.35%) Perl
9 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
9 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
9 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) iptables
1 1 (4.35%) Terminal Services
1 1 (4.35%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) BMC Marimba
1 1 (4.35%) Cacti
1 1 (4.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Atlassian
1 7 (30.43%) Zend
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle