The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 50 33 19
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 4 28 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.87% 6.06% 10.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 6.18% 11.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4 27 54
Average salary £31,750 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £27,600 £36,100
10% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Java Developer
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
443 453 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 96.51% 98.05% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 370 397 448
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,342
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Java Developer Salary Trend in Liverpool

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) Eclipse
2 8 (53.33%) Oracle
2 8 (53.33%) Subversion
3 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database
4 6 (40.00%) Retail
4 6 (40.00%) J2EE
5 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (26.67%) TDD
6 4 (26.67%) Spring
6 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
6 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
6 4 (26.67%) SQL
6 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
6 4 (26.67%) SEO
6 4 (26.67%) Migration
6 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
7 3 (20.00%) ATG
7 3 (20.00%) HTML
7 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
7 3 (20.00%) CSS
7 3 (20.00%) HTML5
7 3 (20.00%) jQuery
7 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
8 2 (13.33%) Degree
8 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
8 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
8 2 (13.33%) Maven
8 2 (13.33%) Hedge funds

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) Mule
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
2 2 (13.33%) Redis
2 2 (13.33%) Big Data
2 2 (13.33%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.67%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Eclipse
1 8 (53.33%) Subversion
2 2 (13.33%) Maven
2 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) JUnit
3 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.67%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 6 (40.00%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) J2EE
2 4 (26.67%) Spring
2 4 (26.67%) Hibernate
3 3 (20.00%) HTML
3 3 (20.00%) CSS
3 3 (20.00%) HTML5
3 3 (20.00%) jQuery
4 2 (13.33%) J2SE
5 1 (6.67%) Middleware
5 1 (6.67%) JDBC
5 1 (6.67%) JSP
5 1 (6.67%) Struts
5 1 (6.67%) Web Services
5 1 (6.67%) XML
5 1 (6.67%) HornetQ
5 1 (6.67%) RESTful
5 1 (6.67%) CSS3
5 1 (6.67%) OpenLaszlo
5 1 (6.67%) Velocity
5 1 (6.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (13.33%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) TDD
2 4 (26.67%) Automated Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (26.67%) SEO
2 4 (26.67%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) BDD
3 2 (13.33%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (13.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (13.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) ATG
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) JBoss
3 1 (6.67%) Talend
3 1 (6.67%) WSO2