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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 21 15 25
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Permanent jobs citing Java 37 66 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 8.81% 12.50% 6.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.79% 21.85% 11.82%
Number of salaries quoted 31 65 18
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £32,500 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
208 302 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 49.52% 57.20% 58.50%
Number of salaries quoted 162 286 175
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 6 May 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 42 (53.85%) UNIX
2 32 (41.03%) SOA
3 30 (38.46%) Oracle
4 29 (37.18%) Oracle Service Bus
5 28 (35.90%) Oracle Fusion
5 28 (35.90%) Oracle Database
5 28 (35.90%) Oracle ODI
5 28 (35.90%) Oracle Database 11g
6 27 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (33.33%) Middleware
8 17 (21.79%) Software Engineering
9 14 (17.95%) Data Modelling
9 14 (17.95%) XML
9 14 (17.95%) OO
10 13 (16.67%) Linux
10 13 (16.67%) JavaScript
10 13 (16.67%) SQL
11 12 (15.38%) .NET
11 12 (15.38%) J2EE
11 12 (15.38%) Finance
11 12 (15.38%) Waterfall
12 11 (14.10%) Technical Architecture
12 11 (14.10%) HTML
13 10 (12.82%) C#
13 10 (12.82%) C++
13 10 (12.82%) Multithreading
14 9 (11.54%) Degree
14 9 (11.54%) Scrum
14 9 (11.54%) UML
14 9 (11.54%) OOP

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 29 (37.18%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.56%) Apache
4 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.28%) CMS
4 1 (1.28%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.28%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.28%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) MS Office
1 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.56%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.28%) SSL
2 1 (1.28%) Internet
2 1 (1.28%) Telnet
2 1 (1.28%) Firewall
2 1 (1.28%) SSH
2 1 (1.28%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (35.90%) Oracle Database 11g
1 28 (35.90%) Oracle ODI
1 28 (35.90%) Oracle Database
2 7 (8.97%) Relational Database
3 6 (7.69%) MySQL
3 6 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 6 (7.69%) RDBMS
4 5 (6.41%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.13%) VLDB
6 2 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.28%) MS Access
7 1 (1.28%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.13%) NUnit
2 4 (5.13%) Moq
3 3 (3.85%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.56%) Subversion
4 2 (2.56%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.28%) JIRA
5 1 (1.28%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.28%) JMeter
5 1 (1.28%) WinDbg
5 1 (1.28%) Facilita Forecast
5 1 (1.28%) LoadUI
General
1 12 (15.38%) Finance
2 8 (10.26%) Back Office
3 7 (8.97%) Banking
3 7 (8.97%) Retail
4 4 (5.13%) Electronics
5 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (51.28%) Developer
2 27 (34.62%) Oracle Developer
3 20 (25.64%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 20 (25.64%) SOA Developer
4 16 (20.51%) Solutions Architect
4 16 (20.51%) Architect
5 7 (8.97%) Software Engineer
6 6 (7.69%) Tester
6 6 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
7 5 (6.41%) Software Tester
7 5 (6.41%) Applications Support
8 4 (5.13%) Web Developer
8 4 (5.13%) PHP Developer
8 4 (5.13%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 4 (5.13%) Senior Architect
8 4 (5.13%) AWS Engineer
9 3 (3.85%) Android Developer
10 2 (2.56%) PHP Web Developer
10 2 (2.56%) Technical Specialist
10 2 (2.56%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (35.90%) Oracle Fusion
2 26 (33.33%) Middleware
3 14 (17.95%) XML
4 12 (15.38%) .NET
4 12 (15.38%) J2EE
5 11 (14.10%) HTML
6 7 (8.97%) jQuery
6 7 (8.97%) AngularJS
7 6 (7.69%) JAX-RS
7 6 (7.69%) Backbone.js
7 6 (7.69%) RESTful
7 6 (7.69%) CSS
8 5 (6.41%) .NET Framework
9 4 (5.13%) VXML
9 4 (5.13%) SOAP
9 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET
9 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (5.13%) Ajax
9 4 (5.13%) HTML5
9 4 (5.13%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.26%) Mathematics
2 6 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.13%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.13%) Fat Client
3 4 (5.13%) Client/Server
3 4 (5.13%) Thin Client
3 4 (5.13%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.13%) IVR
4 3 (3.85%) Open Source
4 3 (3.85%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.28%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.28%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.28%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 42 (53.85%) UNIX
2 13 (16.67%) Linux
3 9 (11.54%) Windows
4 3 (3.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (41.03%) SOA
2 27 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (21.79%) Software Engineering
4 14 (17.95%) Data Modelling
4 14 (17.95%) OO
5 12 (15.38%) Waterfall
6 11 (14.10%) Technical Architecture
7 10 (12.82%) Multithreading
8 9 (11.54%) Scrum
8 9 (11.54%) E-Commerce
8 9 (11.54%) UML
8 9 (11.54%) OOP
9 6 (7.69%) MVC
9 6 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (7.69%) Performance Testing
9 6 (7.69%) Load Testing
9 6 (7.69%) Unit Testing
9 6 (7.69%) Test Scripting
10 5 (6.41%) Automated Testing
10 5 (6.41%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 13 (16.67%) SQL
2 10 (12.82%) C#
2 10 (12.82%) C++
3 8 (10.26%) PHP
4 5 (6.41%) C
5 4 (5.13%) Shell Script
5 4 (5.13%) VB
5 4 (5.13%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.56%) Python
6 2 (2.56%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.28%) VBScript
7 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (11.54%) Degree
2 1 (1.28%) MCP
2 1 (1.28%) MCSE
2 1 (1.28%) CCNA
2 1 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.41%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (5.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (38.46%) Oracle
2 8 (10.26%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.56%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.28%) HP
4 1 (1.28%) Alias
4 1 (1.28%) SAP
4 1 (1.28%) Unisys
4 1 (1.28%) IBM
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