The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birkenhead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 3 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birkenhead 40.00% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 80.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £34,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
Java
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birkenhead region.

Programming Languages Category
Birkenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
5 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birkenhead 50.00% 75.00% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 8
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.10%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Birkenhead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Birkenhead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Birkenhead

Java
Salary Trend in Birkenhead

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

Java Salary Trend in Birkenhead

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birkenhead

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birkenhead region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java.

1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) SDLC
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) MVC
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) JDBC
3 4 (44.44%) Web Services
3 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 4 (44.44%) Swing
3 4 (44.44%) MS Visio
3 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (44.44%) NHS
3 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
3 4 (44.44%) Hibernate
3 4 (44.44%) Spring
3 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) Java SE
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (44.44%) Data Mapping
3 4 (44.44%) JPA
3 4 (44.44%) RESTful

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Birkenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birkenhead region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (44.44%) MongoDB
1 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Law
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Business Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Application Development Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Development Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Development Manager
2 1 (11.11%) IT Development Manager
2 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
1 5 (55.56%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) Hibernate
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) HTML5
2 4 (44.44%) Java SE
2 4 (44.44%) JDBC
2 4 (44.44%) JPA
2 4 (44.44%) RESTful
2 4 (44.44%) Spring
2 4 (44.44%) Swing
2 4 (44.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (88.89%) SDLC
2 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) Data Mapping
2 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 4 (44.44%) Open Source
2 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 4 (44.44%) Requirements Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
2 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
3 1 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
1 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle