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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 23 15 19
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Permanent jobs citing Java 28 61 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 6.98% 11.42% 12.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.59% 20.47% 18.62%
Number of salaries quoted 22 56 49
Average salary £50,000 £45,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.28% +1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,850 £63,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
206 298 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 51.37% 55.81% 65.02%
Number of salaries quoted 173 274 266
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 3 July 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 41 (59.42%) UNIX
2 30 (43.48%) SOA
2 30 (43.48%) Oracle
3 29 (42.03%) Oracle Fusion
3 29 (42.03%) Oracle Service Bus
3 29 (42.03%) Oracle ODI
4 28 (40.58%) Oracle Database
4 28 (40.58%) Oracle Database 11g
4 28 (40.58%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (40.58%) Middleware
5 17 (24.64%) Software Engineering
6 14 (20.29%) OO
7 13 (18.84%) Linux
8 12 (17.39%) C++
8 12 (17.39%) SQL
8 12 (17.39%) Finance
8 12 (17.39%) Unit Testing
9 11 (15.94%) JavaScript
9 11 (15.94%) .NET
9 11 (15.94%) XML
9 11 (15.94%) Data Modelling
10 10 (14.49%) Multithreading
10 10 (14.49%) Scrum
11 9 (13.04%) J2EE
11 9 (13.04%) HTML
11 9 (13.04%) C#
12 8 (11.59%) Windows
12 8 (11.59%) OOP
12 8 (11.59%) Microsoft
12 8 (11.59%) MVC

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (42.03%) Oracle Service Bus
2 6 (8.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.45%) IIS
4 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.45%) CMS
4 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) MS Office
1 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.45%) SSL
2 1 (1.45%) Internet
2 1 (1.45%) Telnet
2 1 (1.45%) Firewall
2 1 (1.45%) SSH
2 1 (1.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (42.03%) Oracle ODI
2 28 (40.58%) Oracle Database 11g
2 28 (40.58%) Oracle Database
3 7 (10.14%) Relational Database
3 7 (10.14%) MongoDB
4 6 (8.70%) MySQL
4 6 (8.70%) RDBMS
5 5 (7.25%) SQL Server
6 4 (5.80%) VLDB
6 4 (5.80%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (4.35%) Redis
8 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.45%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (11.59%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.80%) PHPUnit
2 4 (5.80%) Moq
2 4 (5.80%) NUnit
2 4 (5.80%) Subversion
3 1 (1.45%) JIRA
3 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.45%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.45%) JMeter
3 1 (1.45%) WinDbg
3 1 (1.45%) Facilita Forecast
3 1 (1.45%) LoadUI
General
1 12 (17.39%) Finance
2 7 (10.14%) Banking
3 6 (8.70%) Back Office
4 5 (7.25%) Retail
5 4 (5.80%) Electronics
5 4 (5.80%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (53.62%) Developer
2 24 (34.78%) Oracle Developer
3 22 (31.88%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 22 (31.88%) SOA Developer
4 10 (14.49%) Solutions Architect
4 10 (14.49%) Architect
5 8 (11.59%) Software Engineer
6 6 (8.70%) Java Software Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Applications Support
8 4 (5.80%) Software Tester
8 4 (5.80%) Tester
8 4 (5.80%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 4 (5.80%) AWS Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) PHP Developer
9 3 (4.35%) Java Developer
10 2 (2.90%) Technical Specialist
10 2 (2.90%) Technical Support
10 2 (2.90%) Support Specialist
10 2 (2.90%) Technical Leader
10 2 (2.90%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (42.03%) Oracle Fusion
2 28 (40.58%) Middleware
3 11 (15.94%) .NET
3 11 (15.94%) XML
4 9 (13.04%) J2EE
4 9 (13.04%) HTML
5 7 (10.14%) REST
6 6 (8.70%) jQuery
6 6 (8.70%) RESTful
6 6 (8.70%) JAX-RS
6 6 (8.70%) AngularJS
7 5 (7.25%) .NET Framework
8 4 (5.80%) VXML
8 4 (5.80%) LAMP
8 4 (5.80%) Ajax
8 4 (5.80%) SOAP
8 4 (5.80%) Web Services
8 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET
8 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (5.80%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.70%) Mathematics
1 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.80%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.80%) Fat Client
2 4 (5.80%) Client/Server
2 4 (5.80%) Thin Client
2 4 (5.80%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.80%) IVR
3 1 (1.45%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.45%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.45%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 41 (59.42%) UNIX
2 13 (18.84%) Linux
3 8 (11.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (43.48%) SOA
2 28 (40.58%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (24.64%) Software Engineering
4 14 (20.29%) OO
5 12 (17.39%) Unit Testing
6 11 (15.94%) Data Modelling
7 10 (14.49%) Multithreading
7 10 (14.49%) Scrum
8 8 (11.59%) MVC
8 8 (11.59%) Waterfall
8 8 (11.59%) SDLC
8 8 (11.59%) OOP
9 6 (8.70%) E-Commerce
9 6 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (7.25%) Performance Testing
10 5 (7.25%) Load Testing
10 5 (7.25%) Test Scripting
10 5 (7.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.39%) C++
1 12 (17.39%) SQL
2 11 (15.94%) JavaScript
3 9 (13.04%) C#
4 6 (8.70%) C
5 5 (7.25%) PHP
6 4 (5.80%) VB
6 4 (5.80%) VB.NET
6 4 (5.80%) Shell Script
6 4 (5.80%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (11.59%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) MCP
2 1 (1.45%) MCSE
2 1 (1.45%) CCNA
2 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (5.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (43.48%) Oracle
2 8 (11.59%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.45%) HP
3 1 (1.45%) Alias
3 1 (1.45%) Unisys
3 1 (1.45%) IBM
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