The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 21 34
Rank change year-on-year +8 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Java 24 35 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 13.26% 11.33% 2.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.51% 16.43% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 22 35 5
Median salary £38,750 £26,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +49.03% -67.50%  
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 Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 117 213 118
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 64.64% 68.93% 60.82%
Number of salaries quoted 103 198 103
Median salary £35,000 £36,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.44% -3.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £80,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 Stoke-on-Trent

Java
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Salary trend for Java in Stoke-on-Trent

Java
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Stoke-on-Trent over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 23 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Java.

1 26 (68.42%) C#
2 23 (60.53%) .NET
3 20 (52.63%) OO
4 18 (47.37%) OOP
5 17 (44.74%) C++
6 16 (42.11%) Degree
6 16 (42.11%) Computer Science
7 15 (39.47%) SQL Server
8 12 (31.58%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (26.32%) Mathematics
9 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
9 10 (26.32%) SQL
10 9 (23.68%) Physics
10 9 (23.68%) Functional Programming
11 8 (21.05%) Data Structures
11 8 (21.05%) Test Automation
11 8 (21.05%) Spring
12 7 (18.42%) Hibernate
12 7 (18.42%) VB
12 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET
12 7 (18.42%) Erlang
12 7 (18.42%) High Availability
13 6 (15.79%) Multithreaded Programming
13 6 (15.79%) Greenfield Project
13 6 (15.79%) Multithreading
13 6 (15.79%) Open Source
13 6 (15.79%) NoSQL
13 6 (15.79%) Oracle
13 6 (15.79%) PHP
13 6 (15.79%) Linux

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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:

Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) Internet
2 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (39.47%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.79%) NoSQL
3 4 (10.53%) RDBMS
3 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.53%) Riak
4 2 (5.26%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Maven
2 2 (5.26%) Cucumber
2 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.26%) Selenium
3 1 (2.63%) AccuRev
3 1 (2.63%) JIRA
3 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (2.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (71.05%) Developer
2 14 (36.84%) Graduate
2 14 (36.84%) Graduate Developer
3 8 (21.05%) Java Developer
4 7 (18.42%) Computer Science Graduate
5 4 (10.53%) Architect
5 4 (10.53%) IT Support
5 4 (10.53%) Linux Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Software Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Graduate Software Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Graduate SQL Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Junior
6 3 (7.89%) Junior Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Junior Software Developer
6 3 (7.89%) SQL Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Test Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) .NET Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Database Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Graduate IT Support
7 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (60.53%) .NET
2 8 (21.05%) Spring
3 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET
3 7 (18.42%) Hibernate
4 5 (13.16%) CGI
4 5 (13.16%) HTML
4 5 (13.16%) SOAP
5 4 (10.53%) CSS
5 4 (10.53%) Velocity
6 3 (7.89%) Middleware
7 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
7 2 (5.26%) Ajax
7 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (5.26%) HTML5
7 2 (5.26%) jQuery
7 2 (5.26%) Kafka
7 2 (5.26%) WinForms
7 2 (5.26%) WPF
7 2 (5.26%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (42.11%) Computer Science
2 12 (31.58%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (21.05%) Data Structures
4 6 (15.79%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (10.53%) N-Tier
6 2 (5.26%) Algorithms
6 2 (5.26%) Replication
7 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Linux
2 5 (13.16%) Windows
3 1 (2.63%) Android
3 1 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) OO
2 18 (47.37%) OOP
3 10 (26.32%) Mathematics
3 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
4 9 (23.68%) Functional Programming
4 9 (23.68%) Physics
5 8 (21.05%) Test Automation
6 7 (18.42%) High Availability
7 6 (15.79%) Multithreaded Programming
7 6 (15.79%) Multithreading
7 6 (15.79%) OOD
7 6 (15.79%) Open Source
8 5 (13.16%) Escalation Management
8 5 (13.16%) SQL Optimisation
9 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (10.53%) Inversion of Control
9 4 (10.53%) Service Design
9 4 (10.53%) SOA
9 4 (10.53%) Unit Testing
10 3 (7.89%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (68.42%) C#
2 17 (44.74%) C++
3 10 (26.32%) SQL
4 7 (18.42%) Erlang
4 7 (18.42%) VB
5 6 (15.79%) PHP
6 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
6 5 (13.16%) PowerShell
6 5 (13.16%) VBA
7 3 (7.89%) Clojure
7 3 (7.89%) Haskell
8 2 (5.26%) F#
8 2 (5.26%) Go
8 2 (5.26%) TypeScript
8 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (42.11%) Degree
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.89%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (5.26%) ISEB
5 1 (2.63%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
1 6 (15.79%) Oracle
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