The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Liverpool region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 15 16 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Java 54 65 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 10.23% 13.51% 15.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.88% 21.31% 24.92%
Number of salaries quoted 50 59 81
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,850 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
302 305 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 57.20% 63.41% 61.96%
Number of salaries quoted 271 281 316
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java
Merseyside

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 25 July 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 62 (44.93%) SQL
2 58 (42.03%) Linux
3 49 (35.51%) Oracle
4 47 (34.06%) SQL Server
5 44 (31.88%) SOA
6 42 (30.43%) Windows
7 40 (28.99%) MySQL
8 36 (26.09%) HTML
8 36 (26.09%) ITIL
9 34 (24.64%) J2EE
10 33 (23.91%) .NET
11 32 (23.19%) C#
12 30 (21.74%) JavaScript
12 30 (21.74%) Middleware
13 29 (21.01%) UNIX
14 27 (19.57%) Project Management
15 26 (18.84%) EAI
15 26 (18.84%) Degree
15 26 (18.84%) QA
15 26 (18.84%) Oracle Database
16 25 (18.12%) Agile Software Development
17 24 (17.39%) TDD
17 24 (17.39%) Spring
17 24 (17.39%) DB2
17 24 (17.39%) Change Management
17 24 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
18 23 (16.67%) PHP
18 23 (16.67%) Computer Science
19 22 (15.94%) Selenium
19 22 (15.94%) Finance

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 15 (10.87%) WebSphere
1 15 (10.87%) Liferay
2 12 (8.70%) TIBCO EMS
3 6 (4.35%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.90%) IIS
5 3 (2.17%) Apache
6 2 (1.45%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.45%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.45%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (1.45%) WebLogic Integration
6 2 (1.45%) WebSphere Process Server
6 2 (1.45%) GlassFish
6 2 (1.45%) Mule
7 1 (0.72%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.72%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (0.72%) Jetty
7 1 (0.72%) Exstream Dialogue
7 1 (0.72%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.72%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 15 (10.87%) FastStats
2 4 (2.90%) MS Office
2 4 (2.90%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.45%) DOC1
3 2 (1.45%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 12 (8.70%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (2.90%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.45%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.45%) Exstream
3 2 (1.45%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.17%) Intranet
1 3 (2.17%) Internet
2 2 (1.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (34.06%) SQL Server
2 40 (28.99%) MySQL
3 26 (18.84%) Oracle Database
4 24 (17.39%) DB2
5 16 (11.59%) Oracle Reports
5 16 (11.59%) Big Data
6 15 (10.87%) Crystal Reports
6 15 (10.87%) Oracle Database 11g
6 15 (10.87%) Pentaho
7 10 (7.25%) Hadoop
8 9 (6.52%) Relational Database
9 8 (5.80%) Apache Hive
10 7 (5.07%) Redis
11 5 (3.62%) RDBMS
12 2 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.72%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.72%) Oracle Discoverer
13 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.72%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 22 (15.94%) Selenium
2 18 (13.04%) Subversion
3 16 (11.59%) Cucumber
4 15 (10.87%) Maven
5 13 (9.42%) Eclipse
6 12 (8.70%) JUnit
7 11 (7.97%) JIRA
7 11 (7.97%) Hudson
7 11 (7.97%) WebDriver
7 11 (7.97%) Jenkins
8 10 (7.25%) SoapUI
9 9 (6.52%) Git (software)
10 7 (5.07%) Ant
11 5 (3.62%) TeamCity
11 5 (3.62%) SpecFlow
11 5 (3.62%) Bugzilla
12 1 (0.72%) Log4j
12 1 (0.72%) Oracle Forms
12 1 (0.72%) WATIR
12 1 (0.72%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 22 (15.94%) Finance
2 12 (8.70%) Retail
3 7 (5.07%) Games
4 4 (2.90%) Banking
5 2 (1.45%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (26.81%) Developer
2 31 (22.46%) Java Developer
3 26 (18.84%) Architect
4 19 (13.77%) Applications Support
5 18 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
6 16 (11.59%) Team Leader
7 15 (10.87%) Support Engineer
7 15 (10.87%) Applications Support Engineer
8 12 (8.70%) Release Manager
9 9 (6.52%) Software Engineer
9 9 (6.52%) Test Manager
10 8 (5.80%) Technical Architect
10 8 (5.80%) Integration Manager
10 8 (5.80%) Technical Team Leader
10 8 (5.80%) Automation Engineer
11 7 (5.07%) Testing Manager
11 7 (5.07%) Java Software Engineer
11 7 (5.07%) Technical Leader
11 7 (5.07%) Test Team Leader
11 7 (5.07%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (26.09%) HTML
2 34 (24.64%) J2EE
3 33 (23.91%) .NET
4 30 (21.74%) Middleware
5 24 (17.39%) Spring
6 21 (15.22%) Web Services
7 16 (11.59%) Hibernate
8 15 (10.87%) .NET Framework
9 14 (10.14%) JMS
10 13 (9.42%) jQuery
11 12 (8.70%) WCF
11 12 (8.70%) WPF
11 12 (8.70%) CSS
12 10 (7.25%) Java EE
12 10 (7.25%) JSP
12 10 (7.25%) HTML5
13 9 (6.52%) Servlets
14 8 (5.80%) JSF
14 8 (5.80%) Spring MVC
14 8 (5.80%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 17 (12.32%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (7.97%) Tandem
3 11 (7.97%) Open Source
4 5 (3.62%) Online Games
5 2 (1.45%) DataPower
5 2 (1.45%) Clustering
5 2 (1.45%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.45%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.45%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.45%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.72%) GIS
6 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 58 (42.03%) Linux
2 42 (30.43%) Windows
3 29 (21.01%) UNIX
4 12 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (31.88%) SOA
2 36 (26.09%) ITIL
3 27 (19.57%) Project Management
4 26 (18.84%) EAI
5 25 (18.12%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (17.39%) TDD
6 24 (17.39%) Change Management
6 24 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
7 19 (13.77%) Problem Management
8 18 (13.04%) Workflow
8 18 (13.04%) Scrum
9 17 (12.32%) Software Testing
9 17 (12.32%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (11.59%) OO
11 15 (10.87%) UML
11 15 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (10.87%) ITIL V2
12 14 (10.14%) Software Engineering
13 13 (9.42%) Requirements Analysis
13 13 (9.42%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 62 (44.93%) SQL
2 32 (23.19%) C#
3 30 (21.74%) JavaScript
4 23 (16.67%) PHP
5 20 (14.49%) Shell Script
6 17 (12.32%) Ruby
6 17 (12.32%) Python
7 12 (8.70%) C++
8 7 (5.07%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.90%) VBScript
9 4 (2.90%) VBA
9 4 (2.90%) Scala
10 3 (2.17%) C
10 3 (2.17%) Perl
11 2 (1.45%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 26 (18.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (18.84%) QA
2 13 (9.42%) SLA
Systems Management
1 15 (10.87%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 12 (8.70%) TIBCO Hawk
3 6 (4.35%) Puppet
4 2 (1.45%) Nagios
5 1 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 49 (35.51%) Oracle
2 17 (12.32%) TIBCO
3 15 (10.87%) Business Objects
3 15 (10.87%) WSO2
4 13 (9.42%) Red Hat
5 8 (5.80%) JBoss
6 4 (2.90%) BMC
6 4 (2.90%) Remedy
6 4 (2.90%) ATG
7 3 (2.17%) Zend
7 3 (2.17%) webMethods
7 3 (2.17%) IBM
8 2 (1.45%) HP
8 2 (1.45%) Kony
9 1 (0.72%) ESRI
9 1 (0.72%) Facebook
9 1 (0.72%) Twitter
9 1 (0.72%) Talend
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