Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 29 47
Rank change year-on-year +1 +18 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 82 99 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 6.88% 7.89% 5.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.68% 12.07% 8.74%
Number of salaries quoted 87 95 63
Staffordshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +41.67% -23.08%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,000 £20,250
90th Percentile £59,800 £65,000 £90,000
West Midlands median annual salary £41,750 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year -1.76% -2.30% +8.75%

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 702 820 744
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 58.89% 65.34% 61.44%
Number of salaries quoted 576 737 666
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £56,250 £53,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Java in Staffordshire

Java
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Java in Staffordshire

Java
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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 18 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 -5 22 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Lichfield +14 19 £50,000 -16.67%
Tamworth +4 11 £45,000 -7.69%
Stafford -9 7 £40,000 -
Burton-upon-Trent +7 4 £33,750 +56.98% 1
Cannock - 1 £47,500 -
Rugeley - 1 £47,500 -
Java
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Java.

1 28 (34.15%) Hibernate
2 22 (26.83%) OO
2 22 (26.83%) SDLC
3 20 (24.39%) HTML
4 18 (21.95%) Oracle
4 18 (21.95%) CSS
5 17 (20.73%) JavaScript
6 16 (19.51%) XML
6 16 (19.51%) Degree
7 14 (17.07%) UML
8 13 (15.85%) Pharmaceutical
9 12 (14.63%) Acrobat
9 12 (14.63%) Adobe
9 12 (14.63%) Graphic Design
9 12 (14.63%) Adobe Illustrator
9 12 (14.63%) Web Design
9 12 (14.63%) PaintShop Pro
9 12 (14.63%) Publishing
9 12 (14.63%) Information Architecture
10 11 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (13.41%) Spring
10 11 (13.41%) OOP
11 10 (12.20%) PHP
11 10 (12.20%) Open Source
12 9 (10.98%) Multithreading
12 9 (10.98%) Greenfield Project
12 9 (10.98%) C#
12 9 (10.98%) MySQL
12 9 (10.98%) OOD
12 9 (10.98%) Web Development

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 6 (7.32%) JBoss
2 2 (2.44%) ColdFusion
2 2 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (14.63%) Acrobat
1 12 (14.63%) Adobe Illustrator
1 12 (14.63%) PaintShop Pro
2 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Magento
1 1 (1.22%) OpenCart
1 1 (1.22%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.22%) SAP Retail
1 1 (1.22%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.88%) SaaS
2 3 (3.66%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.22%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.22%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.10%) FTP
2 4 (4.88%) Internet
3 2 (2.44%) VoIP
3 2 (2.44%) X.509
4 1 (1.22%) Firewall
4 1 (1.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.98%) MySQL
2 8 (9.76%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.44%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.44%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.44%) Riak
4 1 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.22%) Big Data
4 1 (1.22%) BigQuery
4 1 (1.22%) Bigtable
4 1 (1.22%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (9.76%) Maven
1 8 (9.76%) Subversion
2 7 (8.54%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.54%) Jenkins
3 6 (7.32%) Eclipse
3 6 (7.32%) Selenium
4 4 (4.88%) AccuRev
4 4 (4.88%) JIRA
5 2 (2.44%) WebDriver
5 2 (2.44%) webpack
6 1 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.22%) Hudson
General
1 13 (15.85%) Pharmaceutical
2 12 (14.63%) Publishing
3 6 (7.32%) Finance
4 4 (4.88%) Advertising
4 4 (4.88%) Retail
5 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (52.44%) Developer
2 24 (29.27%) Java Developer
3 15 (18.29%) Architect
4 14 (17.07%) Technical Architect
5 9 (10.98%) Author
5 9 (10.98%) Software Developer
5 9 (10.98%) Technical Author
6 7 (8.54%) Java Software Developer
7 6 (7.32%) J2EE Developer
7 6 (7.32%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 5 (6.10%) EDI Developer
8 5 (6.10%) Test Automation Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) Test Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) Web Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Applications Support
9 4 (4.88%) Graduate
9 4 (4.88%) Graduate Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Java Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Software Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (34.15%) Hibernate
2 20 (24.39%) HTML
3 18 (21.95%) CSS
4 16 (19.51%) XML
5 11 (13.41%) Spring
6 8 (9.76%) .NET
6 8 (9.76%) J2EE
7 5 (6.10%) EDI
7 5 (6.10%) IDoc
8 4 (4.88%) AngularJS
8 4 (4.88%) JSF
8 4 (4.88%) Web Services
8 4 (4.88%) XSD
9 3 (3.66%) HTML5
9 3 (3.66%) jQuery
9 3 (3.66%) RESTful
10 2 (2.44%) JPA
10 2 (2.44%) React
10 2 (2.44%) Servlets
10 2 (2.44%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.63%) Graphic Design
2 9 (10.98%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (9.76%) Data Structures
4 7 (8.54%) Mobile App
5 5 (6.10%) TRADACOMS
6 4 (4.88%) Computer Science
7 3 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.66%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.44%) User Experience
9 1 (1.22%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.76%) Linux
2 6 (7.32%) Windows
3 1 (1.22%) Android
3 1 (1.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (26.83%) OO
1 22 (26.83%) SDLC
2 14 (17.07%) UML
3 12 (14.63%) Information Architecture
3 12 (14.63%) Web Design
4 11 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (13.41%) OOP
5 10 (12.20%) Open Source
6 9 (10.98%) Multithreading
6 9 (10.98%) OOD
6 9 (10.98%) Web Development
7 8 (9.76%) Software Engineering
7 8 (9.76%) Test Automation
8 7 (8.54%) MVC
9 6 (7.32%) Multithreaded Programming
10 5 (6.10%) Functional Programming
11 4 (4.88%) Cryptography
11 4 (4.88%) Front End Development
11 4 (4.88%) Scrum
11 4 (4.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.73%) JavaScript
2 10 (12.20%) PHP
3 9 (10.98%) C#
4 8 (9.76%) C++
5 5 (6.10%) ActionScript
5 5 (6.10%) ActionScript 2.0
5 5 (6.10%) Python
5 5 (6.10%) SQL
6 4 (4.88%) Go
7 2 (2.44%) C
7 2 (2.44%) Erlang
7 2 (2.44%) Perl
7 2 (2.44%) PHP 5
7 2 (2.44%) Scala
8 1 (1.22%) Elixir
8 1 (1.22%) Haskell
8 1 (1.22%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.22%) PHP 4
8 1 (1.22%) R
8 1 (1.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (19.51%) Degree
2 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.22%) MCTS
3 1 (1.22%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.22%) PhD
3 1 (1.22%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) SLA
2 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.66%) Docker
2 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.66%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.22%) Ansible
2 1 (1.22%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.22%) Packer
2 1 (1.22%) Puppet
2 1 (1.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (21.95%) Oracle
2 12 (14.63%) Adobe
3 7 (8.54%) SAP
4 6 (7.32%) Apple
5 2 (2.44%) Google
5 2 (2.44%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.22%) Siemens
6 1 (1.22%) Twitter
6 1 (1.22%) Zend