The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 26 23 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Permanent jobs citing Java 21 36 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 6.25% 8.43% 14.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.04% 17.39% 24.26%
Number of salaries quoted 17 30 78
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £42,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £66,850 £68,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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 Liverpool region.

Programming Languages Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
161 207 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 47.92% 48.48% 59.72%
Number of salaries quoted 122 164 314
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Java
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Java Salary Trend in Liverpool

Java
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 21 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (39.58%) QA
3 18 (37.50%) SQL
4 17 (35.42%) HTML
5 15 (31.25%) Automated Testing
5 15 (31.25%) JIRA
5 15 (31.25%) Selenium
6 14 (29.17%) JavaScript
7 13 (27.08%) Web Services
8 12 (25.00%) Workflow
8 12 (25.00%) Test Scripting
8 12 (25.00%) Defect Management
9 11 (22.92%) C#
9 11 (22.92%) .NET
10 10 (20.83%) HTML5
10 10 (20.83%) Degree
10 10 (20.83%) Jenkins
11 9 (18.75%) Functional Testing
11 9 (18.75%) QA Automation
11 9 (18.75%) Computer Science
11 9 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (18.75%) WebDriver
11 9 (18.75%) TDD
11 9 (18.75%) Regression Testing
11 9 (18.75%) Oracle
11 9 (18.75%) CSS
11 9 (18.75%) Linux
12 7 (14.58%) Cucumber
12 7 (14.58%) BDD
12 7 (14.58%) Git (software)

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.42%) K2 blackpearl
1 5 (10.42%) Oracle Service Bus
1 5 (10.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 5 (10.42%) SharePoint
1 5 (10.42%) SharePoint 2010
1 5 (10.42%) SharePoint 2013
1 5 (10.42%) WebLogic
2 3 (6.25%) Apache Pig
2 3 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (6.25%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.17%) Mule
3 2 (4.17%) Node.js
4 1 (2.08%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) InfoPath
2 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) SAP BPC
1 3 (6.25%) SAP CRM
1 3 (6.25%) SAP ERP
1 3 (6.25%) SAP SCM
1 3 (6.25%) Visualfiles
2 1 (2.08%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) Office 365
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.42%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (10.42%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (8.33%) Big Data
3 4 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 4 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (6.25%) Apache Hive
4 3 (6.25%) Redis
5 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.08%) MySQL
6 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (31.25%) JIRA
1 15 (31.25%) Selenium
2 10 (20.83%) Jenkins
3 9 (18.75%) WebDriver
4 7 (14.58%) Cucumber
4 7 (14.58%) Git (software)
5 4 (8.33%) Gerrit
5 4 (8.33%) JMeter
5 4 (8.33%) Mercurial
6 3 (6.25%) Bugzilla
6 3 (6.25%) Gradle
6 3 (6.25%) Hudson
6 3 (6.25%) LSMW
6 3 (6.25%) Maven
6 3 (6.25%) Selenium IDE
6 3 (6.25%) Subversion
7 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (8.33%) Legal
2 3 (6.25%) Law
2 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.17%) Finance
4 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (45.83%) Developer
2 15 (31.25%) Tester
3 11 (22.92%) Java Engineer
3 11 (22.92%) Selenium Tester
4 10 (20.83%) Analyst
4 10 (20.83%) QA Tester
5 9 (18.75%) QA Analyst
5 9 (18.75%) QA Engineer
5 9 (18.75%) QA Test Analyst
5 9 (18.75%) QA Test Engineer
5 9 (18.75%) Test Engineer
6 8 (16.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 7 (14.58%) Test Analyst
8 6 (12.50%) Automation Tester
9 5 (10.42%) Administrator
10 4 (8.33%) Big Data Developer
10 4 (8.33%) Java Developer
10 4 (8.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
10 4 (8.33%) Web Engineer
11 3 (6.25%) Linux DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (35.42%) HTML
2 13 (27.08%) Web Services
3 11 (22.92%) .NET
4 10 (20.83%) HTML5
5 9 (18.75%) CSS
6 5 (10.42%) CSS3
6 5 (10.42%) JMS
6 5 (10.42%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (6.25%) BAPI
7 3 (6.25%) Hibernate
7 3 (6.25%) Middleware
7 3 (6.25%) SAP PI
7 3 (6.25%) SAP Smart Forms
7 3 (6.25%) SAP XI
7 3 (6.25%) Spring
7 3 (6.25%) Struts
7 3 (6.25%) Web Dynpro
8 2 (4.17%) .NET Framework
8 2 (4.17%) WCF
8 2 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.25%) FMCG
3 2 (4.17%) e-Learning
3 2 (4.17%) Social Network
4 1 (2.08%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.08%) Fintech
4 1 (2.08%) iPad
4 1 (2.08%) Life Science
4 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.08%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.75%) Linux
2 6 (12.50%) Windows
3 3 (6.25%) Android
3 3 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 3 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (31.25%) Automated Testing
3 12 (25.00%) Defect Management
3 12 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 12 (25.00%) Workflow
4 9 (18.75%) Functional Testing
4 9 (18.75%) QA Automation
4 9 (18.75%) Regression Testing
4 9 (18.75%) TDD
4 9 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (14.58%) BDD
5 7 (14.58%) OO
6 5 (10.42%) DevOps
6 5 (10.42%) Document Management
6 5 (10.42%) SOA
7 4 (8.33%) API Testing
7 4 (8.33%) Mobile Development
7 4 (8.33%) SDLC
7 4 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
7 4 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (37.50%) SQL
2 14 (29.17%) JavaScript
3 11 (22.92%) C#
4 6 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 6 (12.50%) Shell Script
5 5 (10.42%) PHP
6 4 (8.33%) Ruby
6 4 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 4 (8.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 3 (6.25%) ABAP
7 3 (6.25%) SAPscript
8 2 (4.17%) Clojure
8 2 (4.17%) COBOL
8 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.08%) Groovy
9 1 (2.08%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) Degree
2 5 (10.42%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (39.58%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) Docker
1 3 (6.25%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (18.75%) Oracle
2 6 (12.50%) HP
3 5 (10.42%) Nintex
3 5 (10.42%) Telerik
4 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.25%) SAP
5 2 (4.17%) Progress
6 1 (2.08%) ATG
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