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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 8 6 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Java 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birkenhead 12.50% 14.29% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.67% 16.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
18 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birkenhead 75.00% 85.71% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 1
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 12 Related IT Skills in Birkenhead

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) HNC
4 1 (20.00%) HND
4 1 (20.00%) OOP
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Billing
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Birkenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Support Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Applications Support
1 3 (60.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) HNC
1 1 (20.00%) HND