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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 17 16 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Java 46 63 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 10.07% 13.21% 19.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.62% 22.42% 30.09%
Number of salaries quoted 43 58 94
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £30,000 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,795
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.94%
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
261 281 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 57.11% 58.91% 64.13%
Number of salaries quoted 227 262 312
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 27 August 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 53 (50.00%) SQL
2 49 (46.23%) Linux
3 44 (41.51%) SQL Server
4 34 (32.08%) Windows
5 32 (30.19%) .NET
6 31 (29.25%) C#
6 31 (29.25%) ITIL
7 29 (27.36%) SOA
8 25 (23.58%) EAI
8 25 (23.58%) Oracle
9 24 (22.64%) Project Management
10 23 (21.70%) Change Management
10 23 (21.70%) Disaster Recovery
10 23 (21.70%) DB2
10 23 (21.70%) Degree
10 23 (21.70%) QA
11 22 (20.75%) Computer Science
11 22 (20.75%) J2EE
12 21 (19.81%) JavaScript
12 21 (19.81%) Oracle Database
13 20 (18.87%) HTML
14 18 (16.98%) Finance
14 18 (16.98%) Selenium
15 17 (16.04%) Ruby
15 17 (16.04%) MySQL
16 16 (15.09%) UNIX
16 16 (15.09%) Python
16 16 (15.09%) TIBCO
16 16 (15.09%) Enterprise Software
17 15 (14.15%) Middleware

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 12 (11.32%) TIBCO EMS
2 11 (10.38%) Liferay
3 7 (6.60%) WebSphere
4 6 (5.66%) Tomcat
5 5 (4.72%) IIS
6 2 (1.89%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.94%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.94%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.94%) Apache
7 1 (0.94%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.94%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.94%) Jetty
7 1 (0.94%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.94%) Mule
Applications
1 11 (10.38%) FastStats
2 5 (4.72%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.77%) MS Office
4 1 (0.94%) DOC1
4 1 (0.94%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 12 (11.32%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (3.77%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.94%) Exstream
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (41.51%) SQL Server
2 23 (21.70%) DB2
3 21 (19.81%) Oracle Database
4 17 (16.04%) MySQL
5 13 (12.26%) Oracle Reports
6 12 (11.32%) Oracle Database 11g
7 11 (10.38%) Crystal Reports
7 11 (10.38%) Pentaho
8 5 (4.72%) Hadoop
8 5 (4.72%) Relational Database
8 5 (4.72%) Big Data
9 3 (2.83%) Apache Hive
10 2 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.89%) Redis
10 2 (1.89%) Oracle Discoverer
10 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (16.98%) Selenium
2 15 (14.15%) Cucumber
3 13 (12.26%) JIRA
3 13 (12.26%) Subversion
3 13 (12.26%) WebDriver
4 9 (8.49%) SoapUI
5 8 (7.55%) Eclipse
6 6 (5.66%) Jenkins
7 5 (4.72%) SpecFlow
7 5 (4.72%) Bugzilla
7 5 (4.72%) JUnit
7 5 (4.72%) Hudson
7 5 (4.72%) TeamCity
8 3 (2.83%) Maven
9 2 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (1.89%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.94%) WATIR
10 1 (0.94%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (0.94%) Ant
General
1 18 (16.98%) Finance
2 9 (8.49%) Games
3 6 (5.66%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (21.70%) Developer
2 16 (15.09%) Architect
2 16 (15.09%) Applications Support
2 16 (15.09%) Team Leader
3 15 (14.15%) Java Developer
4 11 (10.38%) Release Manager
4 11 (10.38%) Support Engineer
4 11 (10.38%) Applications Support Engineer
5 8 (7.55%) Technical Team Leader
5 8 (7.55%) Automation Tester
5 8 (7.55%) Tester
5 8 (7.55%) Analyst
5 8 (7.55%) Test Manager
5 8 (7.55%) Technical Architect
5 8 (7.55%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (6.60%) Test Team Leader
6 7 (6.60%) Integration Manager
6 7 (6.60%) Testing Manager
6 7 (6.60%) Technical Leader
7 5 (4.72%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (30.19%) .NET
2 22 (20.75%) J2EE
3 20 (18.87%) HTML
4 15 (14.15%) Web Services
4 15 (14.15%) Middleware
4 15 (14.15%) .NET Framework
5 13 (12.26%) WCF
6 12 (11.32%) WPF
6 12 (11.32%) JMS
7 10 (9.43%) Spring
8 9 (8.49%) SOAP
9 6 (5.66%) CSS
9 6 (5.66%) jQuery
9 6 (5.66%) HTML5
9 6 (5.66%) Hibernate
10 4 (3.77%) XML
11 3 (2.83%) JDBC
12 2 (1.89%) JSP
12 2 (1.89%) Struts
12 2 (1.89%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.75%) Computer Science
2 16 (15.09%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (10.38%) Tandem
4 7 (6.60%) Online Games
5 3 (2.83%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.89%) Open Source
6 2 (1.89%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.94%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.94%) GIS
7 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 49 (46.23%) Linux
2 34 (32.08%) Windows
3 16 (15.09%) UNIX
4 11 (10.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (29.25%) ITIL
2 29 (27.36%) SOA
3 25 (23.58%) EAI
4 24 (22.64%) Project Management
5 23 (21.70%) Change Management
5 23 (21.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 15 (14.15%) Problem Management
7 14 (13.21%) Workflow
8 13 (12.26%) Software Testing
9 12 (11.32%) TDD
9 12 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (10.38%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (10.38%) Requirements Analysis
10 11 (10.38%) Software Architecture
10 11 (10.38%) ITIL V2
11 10 (9.43%) Test Automation
11 10 (9.43%) Release Management
12 9 (8.49%) Scrum
12 9 (8.49%) Automated Testing
12 9 (8.49%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 53 (50.00%) SQL
2 31 (29.25%) C#
3 21 (19.81%) JavaScript
4 17 (16.04%) Ruby
5 16 (15.09%) Python
6 15 (14.15%) PHP
7 12 (11.32%) Shell Script
8 11 (10.38%) C++
9 5 (4.72%) PL/SQL
10 4 (3.77%) VBScript
10 4 (3.77%) VBA
11 2 (1.89%) Scala
11 2 (1.89%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.89%) Perl
12 1 (0.94%) C
12 1 (0.94%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 23 (21.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (21.70%) QA
2 14 (13.21%) SLA
Systems Management
1 12 (11.32%) TIBCO Hawk
2 11 (10.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.94%) Puppet
3 1 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (23.58%) Oracle
2 16 (15.09%) TIBCO
3 12 (11.32%) Red Hat
4 11 (10.38%) Business Objects
5 5 (4.72%) JBoss
6 4 (3.77%) BMC
6 4 (3.77%) Remedy
7 3 (2.83%) WSO2
7 3 (2.83%) ATG
7 3 (2.83%) webMethods
8 1 (0.94%) Cognos
8 1 (0.94%) IBM
8 1 (0.94%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.94%) HP
8 1 (0.94%) Teradata
8 1 (0.94%) Zend
8 1 (0.94%) Tableau
8 1 (0.94%) Talend
8 1 (0.94%) ESRI
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