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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 14 26 10
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -16
Permanent jobs citing Java 84 25 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 14.41% 6.79% 21.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.27% 11.47% 35.43%
Number of salaries quoted 81 22 81
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £55,000
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
361 218 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 61.92% 59.24% 61.26%
Number of salaries quoted 335 196 260
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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 17 April 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 88 (51.76%) Oracle
2 78 (45.88%) MySQL
3 70 (41.18%) SOA
4 69 (40.59%) SQL
5 61 (35.88%) Middleware
6 53 (31.18%) Linux
7 50 (29.41%) HTML
8 45 (26.47%) J2EE
8 45 (26.47%) UML
8 45 (26.47%) OO
9 44 (25.88%) WSO2
10 43 (25.29%) Spring
11 40 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
12 39 (22.94%) Windows
13 38 (22.35%) UNIX
13 38 (22.35%) SQL Server
13 38 (22.35%) JavaScript
14 37 (21.76%) OOD
15 36 (21.18%) TDD
16 35 (20.59%) Open Source
17 33 (19.41%) CSS
18 32 (18.82%) Hibernate
19 30 (17.65%) JSP
19 30 (17.65%) Web Services
19 30 (17.65%) QA
20 29 (17.06%) Servlets
21 28 (16.47%) MVC
21 28 (16.47%) Java EE
22 27 (15.88%) ITIL
22 27 (15.88%) Oracle Database

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 23 (13.53%) WebSphere
2 16 (9.41%) Apache
3 12 (7.06%) Tomcat
4 11 (6.47%) WebLogic
4 11 (6.47%) Liferay
5 10 (5.88%) TIBCO EMS
6 8 (4.71%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (4.71%) GlassFish
6 8 (4.71%) WebLogic Portal
6 8 (4.71%) WebLogic Integration
6 8 (4.71%) WebSphere Process Server
7 5 (2.94%) Jetty
8 3 (1.76%) Alfresco
8 3 (1.76%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (1.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (1.18%) Oracle 10gAS
10 1 (0.59%) Mule
10 1 (0.59%) Exstream Dialogue
10 1 (0.59%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (5.88%) FastStats
2 5 (2.94%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.59%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.59%) DOC1
3 1 (0.59%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 10 (5.88%) BusinessWorks
2 8 (4.71%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (2.94%) Magento
4 3 (1.76%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.59%) Exstream
5 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.29%) Intranet
1 9 (5.29%) Internet
2 2 (1.18%) SAN
3 1 (0.59%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (45.88%) MySQL
2 38 (22.35%) SQL Server
3 27 (15.88%) Oracle Database
4 18 (10.59%) Big Data
5 16 (9.41%) DB2
6 14 (8.24%) Relational Database
7 13 (7.65%) Oracle Database 11g
8 12 (7.06%) RDBMS
9 11 (6.47%) Oracle Reports
10 10 (5.88%) Pentaho
10 10 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
11 6 (3.53%) Hadoop
11 6 (3.53%) Apache Hive
12 5 (2.94%) Redis
13 3 (1.76%) Oracle Database 10g
14 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
14 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 1 (0.59%) Oracle9i Database
14 1 (0.59%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 26 (15.29%) Maven
2 22 (12.94%) Selenium
3 19 (11.18%) Eclipse
4 18 (10.59%) Subversion
5 17 (10.00%) Cucumber
5 17 (10.00%) SoapUI
6 16 (9.41%) JUnit
7 13 (7.65%) Ant
8 12 (7.06%) Git (software)
9 11 (6.47%) Hudson
9 11 (6.47%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.18%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (1.18%) JDeveloper
11 1 (0.59%) Log4j
11 1 (0.59%) MorphX
11 1 (0.59%) JIRA
General
1 19 (11.18%) Finance
2 15 (8.82%) Retail
3 10 (5.88%) Banking
4 9 (5.29%) Marketing
5 8 (4.71%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.59%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.59%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.59%) Games
Job Titles
1 78 (45.88%) Developer
2 66 (38.82%) Java Developer
3 36 (21.18%) Architect
3 36 (21.18%) Solutions Architect
4 17 (10.00%) QA Engineer
4 17 (10.00%) QA Automation Engineer
4 17 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
5 16 (9.41%) Test Engineer
6 15 (8.82%) Team Leader
7 12 (7.06%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 10 (5.88%) Applications Support Engineer
8 10 (5.88%) Support Engineer
8 10 (5.88%) Applications Support
9 9 (5.29%) Release Manager
10 8 (4.71%) J2EE Developer
11 7 (4.12%) Technical Team Leader
11 7 (4.12%) Senior Developer
11 7 (4.12%) Software Engineer
11 7 (4.12%) Test Manager
11 7 (4.12%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (35.88%) Middleware
2 50 (29.41%) HTML
3 45 (26.47%) J2EE
4 43 (25.29%) Spring
5 33 (19.41%) CSS
6 32 (18.82%) Hibernate
7 30 (17.65%) JSP
7 30 (17.65%) Web Services
8 29 (17.06%) Servlets
9 28 (16.47%) Java EE
10 22 (12.94%) JPA
11 21 (12.35%) jQuery
12 19 (11.18%) WebSphere MQ
13 18 (10.59%) Ajax
14 17 (10.00%) JSF
14 17 (10.00%) Gherkin
15 16 (9.41%) Spring MVC
15 16 (9.41%) XML
16 15 (8.82%) JMS
16 15 (8.82%) Apache Axis
Miscellaneous
1 35 (20.59%) Open Source
2 16 (9.41%) Computer Science
3 11 (6.47%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (4.71%) Mobile App
4 8 (4.71%) Inversion of Control
4 8 (4.71%) DataPower
5 7 (4.12%) Clustering
6 1 (0.59%) iPad
6 1 (0.59%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.59%) W3C
6 1 (0.59%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 53 (31.18%) Linux
2 39 (22.94%) Windows
3 38 (22.35%) UNIX
4 9 (5.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.59%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.59%) Solaris
5 1 (0.59%) Android
5 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (41.18%) SOA
2 45 (26.47%) UML
2 45 (26.47%) OO
3 40 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (21.76%) OOD
5 36 (21.18%) TDD
6 28 (16.47%) MVC
7 27 (15.88%) ITIL
8 26 (15.29%) Software Testing
8 26 (15.29%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (14.71%) Enterprise Architecture
9 25 (14.71%) Scrum
10 19 (11.18%) Project Management
11 18 (10.59%) E-Commerce
11 18 (10.59%) Software Engineering
12 17 (10.00%) EAI
12 17 (10.00%) Test Automation
12 17 (10.00%) Test Strategy
13 16 (9.41%) Change Management
13 16 (9.41%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 69 (40.59%) SQL
2 38 (22.35%) JavaScript
3 23 (13.53%) PHP
4 22 (12.94%) Shell Script
5 21 (12.35%) C#
6 19 (11.18%) C++
7 18 (10.59%) PL/SQL
8 9 (5.29%) Ruby
8 9 (5.29%) Python
9 8 (4.71%) C
10 7 (4.12%) Scala
11 1 (0.59%) X++
11 1 (0.59%) Groovy
11 1 (0.59%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.59%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (14.12%) Degree
2 2 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (17.65%) QA
2 7 (4.12%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.59%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 11 (6.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 10 (5.88%) TIBCO Hawk
3 5 (2.94%) Puppet
4 2 (1.18%) Nagios
Vendors
1 88 (51.76%) Oracle
2 44 (25.88%) WSO2
3 14 (8.24%) TIBCO
4 10 (5.88%) Business Objects
4 10 (5.88%) JBoss
4 10 (5.88%) IBM
5 9 (5.29%) Red Hat
6 8 (4.71%) Kony
7 5 (2.94%) ATG
8 4 (2.35%) Zend
9 2 (1.18%) webMethods
9 2 (1.18%) Microsoft
10 1 (0.59%) HP
10 1 (0.59%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.59%) SAP
10 1 (0.59%) Google
10 1 (0.59%) Facebook
10 1 (0.59%) Twitter
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