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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 17 13 7
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Java 41 76 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 10.90% 15.97% 24.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.30% 26.21% 35.33%
Number of salaries quoted 37 69 95
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.67% +2.48%
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
224 290 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 59.57% 60.92% 68.76%
Number of salaries quoted 173 265 263
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 21 October 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 41 (41.84%) C#
2 38 (38.78%) SQL Server
3 33 (33.67%) SQL
3 33 (33.67%) Linux
3 33 (33.67%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (28.57%) .NET
5 24 (24.49%) Windows
6 21 (21.43%) JavaScript
7 20 (20.41%) Oracle
7 20 (20.41%) QA
7 20 (20.41%) Selenium
8 19 (19.39%) Finance
9 18 (18.37%) HTML
10 17 (17.35%) Cucumber
10 17 (17.35%) Oracle Database
11 16 (16.33%) WebDriver
11 16 (16.33%) WCF
11 16 (16.33%) SOA
12 15 (15.31%) J2EE
12 15 (15.31%) UNIX
12 15 (15.31%) .NET Framework
13 14 (14.29%) C++
13 14 (14.29%) Middleware
13 14 (14.29%) Project Management
14 13 (13.27%) Python
14 13 (13.27%) Degree
14 13 (13.27%) JIRA
15 12 (12.24%) WPF
15 12 (12.24%) Oracle Database 11g
15 12 (12.24%) ITIL

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 8 (8.16%) IIS
2 7 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 7 (7.14%) Oracle Service Bus
3 5 (5.10%) JBoss
3 5 (5.10%) Liferay
3 5 (5.10%) TIBCO EMS
3 5 (5.10%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.08%) Umbraco
5 2 (2.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (2.04%) Node.js
5 2 (2.04%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.02%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.02%) ArcGIS
6 1 (1.02%) Mule
Applications
1 5 (5.10%) MS Excel
1 5 (5.10%) FastStats
2 4 (4.08%) MS Office
3 1 (1.02%) DOC1
3 1 (1.02%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 5 (5.10%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (4.08%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.02%) Exstream
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (38.78%) SQL Server
2 17 (17.35%) Oracle Database
3 12 (12.24%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (8.16%) DB2
5 7 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (7.14%) Oracle ODI
6 5 (5.10%) MySQL
6 5 (5.10%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (5.10%) Big Data
6 5 (5.10%) Pentaho
6 5 (5.10%) Relational Database
7 4 (4.08%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.04%) Redis
8 2 (2.04%) Apache Hive
8 2 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (2.04%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (1.02%) OLTP
9 1 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (20.41%) Selenium
2 17 (17.35%) Cucumber
3 16 (16.33%) WebDriver
4 13 (13.27%) JIRA
5 8 (8.16%) SoapUI
6 7 (7.14%) Jenkins
7 5 (5.10%) Eclipse
7 5 (5.10%) Bugzilla
7 5 (5.10%) SpecFlow
7 5 (5.10%) TeamCity
7 5 (5.10%) Hudson
7 5 (5.10%) Subversion
8 4 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (4.08%) JUnit
9 2 (2.04%) Maven
9 2 (2.04%) Jasmine
9 2 (2.04%) Git (software)
9 2 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (1.02%) Ant
10 1 (1.02%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (19.39%) Finance
2 9 (9.18%) Games
3 4 (4.08%) Retail
4 2 (2.04%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.04%) Banking
5 1 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 32 (32.65%) Developer
2 16 (16.33%) Architect
3 13 (13.27%) Java Developer
4 11 (11.22%) Analyst
4 11 (11.22%) Applications Support
5 10 (10.20%) Automation Tester
5 10 (10.20%) Tester
6 8 (8.16%) Technical Architect
6 8 (8.16%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (5.10%) Applications Support Analyst
7 5 (5.10%) Oracle Developer
7 5 (5.10%) Applications Support Engineer
7 5 (5.10%) Support Analyst
7 5 (5.10%) Support Engineer
7 5 (5.10%) Technical Leader
8 4 (4.08%) Automation Engineer
8 4 (4.08%) Test Analyst
8 4 (4.08%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.08%) Team Leader
8 4 (4.08%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (28.57%) .NET
2 18 (18.37%) HTML
3 16 (16.33%) WCF
4 15 (15.31%) J2EE
4 15 (15.31%) .NET Framework
5 14 (14.29%) Middleware
6 12 (12.24%) WPF
7 10 (10.20%) Web Services
8 9 (9.18%) Spring
9 8 (8.16%) HTML5
9 8 (8.16%) CSS
10 7 (7.14%) SOAP
10 7 (7.14%) XML
10 7 (7.14%) JMS
10 7 (7.14%) Hibernate
10 7 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
10 7 (7.14%) jQuery
11 3 (3.06%) Struts
11 3 (3.06%) JDBC
11 3 (3.06%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.22%) Tandem
2 10 (10.20%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.14%) Online Games
4 6 (6.12%) Mathematics
4 6 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.04%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.02%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.02%) GIS
6 1 (1.02%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.02%) Open Source
6 1 (1.02%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.02%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 33 (33.67%) Linux
2 24 (24.49%) Windows
3 15 (15.31%) UNIX
4 3 (3.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.04%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (33.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (16.33%) SOA
3 14 (14.29%) Project Management
4 12 (12.24%) ITIL
5 11 (11.22%) TDD
5 11 (11.22%) Requirements Analysis
5 11 (11.22%) Automated Testing
5 11 (11.22%) Software Architecture
6 9 (9.18%) EAI
6 9 (9.18%) Problem Management
6 9 (9.18%) Test Automation
7 8 (8.16%) Test Strategy
7 8 (8.16%) Workflow
7 8 (8.16%) Scrum
7 8 (8.16%) Change Management
7 8 (8.16%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (7.14%) Automation Testing
8 7 (7.14%) Test Scripting
8 7 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 41 (41.84%) C#
2 33 (33.67%) SQL
3 21 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 14 (14.29%) C++
5 13 (13.27%) Python
6 11 (11.22%) PHP
6 11 (11.22%) Ruby
7 6 (6.12%) T-SQL
8 5 (5.10%) Shell Script
9 4 (4.08%) PL/SQL
9 4 (4.08%) VBScript
9 4 (4.08%) VBA
10 2 (2.04%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.04%) TypeScript
10 2 (2.04%) Perl
11 1 (1.02%) XQuery
11 1 (1.02%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 13 (13.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (20.41%) QA
2 7 (7.14%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (5.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 5 (5.10%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (1.02%) Puppet
2 1 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (20.41%) Oracle
2 8 (8.16%) TIBCO
3 5 (5.10%) Business Objects
4 4 (4.08%) Remedy
4 4 (4.08%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.08%) BMC
5 1 (1.02%) HP
5 1 (1.02%) IBM
5 1 (1.02%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.02%) Cognos
5 1 (1.02%) Teradata
5 1 (1.02%) ATG
5 1 (1.02%) ESRI
5 1 (1.02%) webMethods
5 1 (1.02%) Tableau
5 1 (1.02%) Talend
5 1 (1.02%) WSO2
5 1 (1.02%) Google
Liverpool, Merseyside
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability.co.uk
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus & expenses
Posted: 21 days ago