Period
to 24 April 2019

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 24 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
24 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 32 32 41
Rank change year-on-year 0 +9 -13
Permanent jobs citing Java 43 56 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 6.15% 5.55% 5.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.82% 9.38% 9.42%
Number of salaries quoted 24 57 44
Staffordshire median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +31.39% -8.67%
10th Percentile £26,814 £28,750 £22,575
90th Percentile £45,500 £57,700 £56,750
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 438 597 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 62.66% 59.17% 60.32%
Number of salaries quoted 391 516 477
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,750 £21,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £54,125 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 24 April 2019.

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 24 April 2019. 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
Burton-upon-Trent - 22 £30,000 - 2
Stoke-on-Trent -7 8 £42,500 -5.56% 2
Tamworth +11 4 £45,000 - 4
Lichfield -22 3 £32,000 -36.00%
Stafford +6 1 £42,500 -10.53%
Java
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2019, 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 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (37.21%) C#
3 15 (34.88%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (34.88%) Problem-Solving
4 14 (32.56%) SQL
5 13 (30.23%) Retail
6 12 (27.91%) C++
7 11 (25.58%) Software Engineering
8 10 (23.26%) Data Analysis
8 10 (23.26%) Python
9 9 (20.93%) Linux
9 9 (20.93%) Mathematics
9 9 (20.93%) Machine Learning
10 8 (18.60%) Spring
11 7 (16.28%) C
11 7 (16.28%) PhD
11 7 (16.28%) MATLAB
11 7 (16.28%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (16.28%) Analytics
11 7 (16.28%) Algorithms
11 7 (16.28%) Innovative Thinking
11 7 (16.28%) Visualisation
11 7 (16.28%) Complex Event Processing
11 7 (16.28%) R
11 7 (16.28%) Data Science
12 6 (13.95%) Java 8
12 6 (13.95%) NoSQL
12 6 (13.95%) QA
12 6 (13.95%) Test Automation
12 6 (13.95%) Low Latency

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 1 (2.33%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) Internet
2 2 (4.65%) DHCP
2 2 (4.65%) DNS
2 2 (4.65%) SSH
2 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.33%) Riak
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) JUnit
2 2 (4.65%) Gradle
2 2 (4.65%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.65%) Selenium
3 1 (2.33%) Android Studio
3 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.33%) Maven
3 1 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 13 (30.23%) Retail
2 7 (16.28%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.65%) Finance
4 1 (2.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 32 (74.42%) Developer
2 13 (30.23%) Software Developer
3 11 (25.58%) Java Developer
4 7 (16.28%) Data Scientist
5 6 (13.95%) Test Automation Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Test Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 2 (4.65%) Applications Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Junior
8 2 (4.65%) Junior Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Mobile Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Operations Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Android Developer
9 1 (2.33%) HTML Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Technical Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) Spring
2 5 (11.63%) CSS
2 5 (11.63%) HTML
3 4 (9.30%) AngularJS
3 4 (9.30%) Middleware
4 3 (6.98%) .NET
4 3 (6.98%) Hibernate
4 3 (6.98%) Kafka
4 3 (6.98%) React
5 2 (4.65%) Esper
5 2 (4.65%) Express
5 2 (4.65%) J2EE
5 2 (4.65%) Node.js
5 2 (4.65%) RESTful
5 2 (4.65%) Vue.js
6 1 (2.33%) Angular 2
6 1 (2.33%) CSS3
6 1 (2.33%) HTML5
6 1 (2.33%) RichFaces
6 1 (2.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.88%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (16.28%) Algorithms
3 4 (9.30%) Grid Computing
3 4 (9.30%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (6.98%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.65%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Linux
2 3 (6.98%) Android
2 3 (6.98%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (34.88%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (25.58%) Software Engineering
4 10 (23.26%) Data Analysis
5 9 (20.93%) Machine Learning
5 9 (20.93%) Mathematics
6 7 (16.28%) Analytics
6 7 (16.28%) Complex Event Processing
6 7 (16.28%) Data Science
6 7 (16.28%) Innovative Thinking
6 7 (16.28%) Visualisation
7 6 (13.95%) Functional Programming
7 6 (13.95%) Low Latency
7 6 (13.95%) Test Automation
7 6 (13.95%) Web Development
8 4 (9.30%) Extreme Programming
8 4 (9.30%) TDD
9 3 (6.98%) Forensic Analysis
9 3 (6.98%) SDLC
9 3 (6.98%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (37.21%) C#
2 14 (32.56%) SQL
3 12 (27.91%) C++
4 10 (23.26%) Python
5 7 (16.28%) C
5 7 (16.28%) MATLAB
5 7 (16.28%) R
6 6 (13.95%) Java 8
6 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
7 4 (9.30%) Erlang
7 4 (9.30%) F#
7 4 (9.30%) Go
7 4 (9.30%) Haskell
7 4 (9.30%) Scala
8 3 (6.98%) VB
9 2 (4.65%) Perl
10 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) PhD
2 5 (11.63%) Degree
3 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle