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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 18 13 16
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 43 83 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 10.91% 17.85% 13.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.45% 25.94% 22.78%
Number of salaries quoted 42 73 55
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £30,300 £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £64,800 £64,700 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
233 320 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 59.14% 68.82% 61.37%
Number of salaries quoted 190 300 242
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,200 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 30 January 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 30 (35.29%) UNIX
2 26 (30.59%) Oracle
3 25 (29.41%) Middleware
3 25 (29.41%) SOA
4 24 (28.24%) C#
4 24 (28.24%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (28.24%) Oracle Database
5 23 (27.06%) Oracle Service Bus
5 23 (27.06%) Oracle Database 11g
6 22 (25.88%) Oracle Fusion
6 22 (25.88%) Oracle ODI
7 17 (20.00%) XML
8 16 (18.82%) C++
9 15 (17.65%) HTML
9 15 (17.65%) SQL Server
9 15 (17.65%) Windows
9 15 (17.65%) Linux
9 15 (17.65%) QA
10 14 (16.47%) JavaScript
10 14 (16.47%) SQL
11 12 (14.12%) PHP
11 12 (14.12%) .NET
11 12 (14.12%) J2EE
11 12 (14.12%) Automated Testing
11 12 (14.12%) Finance
11 12 (14.12%) Waterfall
12 11 (12.94%) Technical Architecture
13 10 (11.76%) UML
13 10 (11.76%) Data Modelling
14 9 (10.59%) CSS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 23 (27.06%) Oracle Service Bus
2 4 (4.71%) IIS
2 4 (4.71%) Umbraco
3 3 (3.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.35%) Apache
4 2 (2.35%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.35%) Node.js
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.35%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (28.24%) Oracle Database
2 23 (27.06%) Oracle Database 11g
3 22 (25.88%) Oracle ODI
4 15 (17.65%) SQL Server
5 4 (4.71%) VLDB
6 2 (2.35%) MySQL
6 2 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.18%) Big Data
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.18%) QlikView
7 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.18%) OLTP
7 1 (1.18%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (1.18%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 8 (9.41%) Selenium
2 6 (7.06%) WebDriver
2 6 (7.06%) Cucumber
3 5 (5.88%) Eclipse
4 4 (4.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.53%) JIRA
6 2 (2.35%) Jasmine
6 2 (2.35%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.35%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.18%) eggPlant
7 1 (1.18%) Maven
7 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.18%) Ant
7 1 (1.18%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (14.12%) Finance
2 4 (4.71%) Retail
2 4 (4.71%) Games
3 3 (3.53%) Back Office
3 3 (3.53%) Banking
4 2 (2.35%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 46 (54.12%) Developer
2 20 (23.53%) Oracle Developer
3 15 (17.65%) Architect
3 15 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
4 13 (15.29%) Tester
5 8 (9.41%) Oracle SOA Developer
5 8 (9.41%) SOA Developer
5 8 (9.41%) Automation Tester
6 6 (7.06%) Analyst
7 5 (5.88%) Android Developer
7 5 (5.88%) Software Tester
7 5 (5.88%) Java Developer
7 5 (5.88%) Web Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Test Analyst
8 4 (4.71%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.71%) Senior Architect
9 3 (3.53%) Java Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.53%) Java Architect
9 3 (3.53%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (29.41%) Middleware
2 22 (25.88%) Oracle Fusion
3 17 (20.00%) XML
4 15 (17.65%) HTML
5 12 (14.12%) .NET
5 12 (14.12%) J2EE
6 9 (10.59%) CSS
7 7 (8.24%) HTML5
8 6 (7.06%) Web Services
9 5 (5.88%) CSS3
9 5 (5.88%) Backbone.js
9 5 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (5.88%) Android SDK
9 5 (5.88%) AngularJS
10 4 (4.71%) SOAP
10 4 (4.71%) Hibernate
10 4 (4.71%) jQuery
10 4 (4.71%) WCF
11 3 (3.53%) Spring
11 3 (3.53%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.24%) Mathematics
2 5 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (2.35%) Online Games
3 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.18%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.18%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.18%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 30 (35.29%) UNIX
2 15 (17.65%) Windows
2 15 (17.65%) Linux
3 6 (7.06%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (29.41%) SOA
2 24 (28.24%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (14.12%) Automated Testing
3 12 (14.12%) Waterfall
4 11 (12.94%) Technical Architecture
5 10 (11.76%) UML
5 10 (11.76%) Data Modelling
6 8 (9.41%) E-Commerce
6 8 (9.41%) Manual Testing
7 7 (8.24%) OOP
8 6 (7.06%) Software Engineering
8 6 (7.06%) Test Scripting
8 6 (7.06%) Performance Testing
9 5 (5.88%) Kanban
9 5 (5.88%) Load Testing
9 5 (5.88%) Android Development
9 5 (5.88%) Scrum
9 5 (5.88%) Regression Testing
10 4 (4.71%) OO
10 4 (4.71%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 24 (28.24%) C#
2 16 (18.82%) C++
3 14 (16.47%) JavaScript
3 14 (16.47%) SQL
4 12 (14.12%) PHP
5 8 (9.41%) Python
6 6 (7.06%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.71%) C
7 4 (4.71%) Shell Script
7 4 (4.71%) VB
7 4 (4.71%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.35%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.35%) Ruby
8 2 (2.35%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.35%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.18%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 7 (8.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (17.65%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) SLA
Vendors
1 26 (30.59%) Oracle
2 2 (2.35%) TIBCO
2 2 (2.35%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.35%) Rackspace
3 1 (1.18%) Tableau
3 1 (1.18%) Google
3 1 (1.18%) Teradata
3 1 (1.18%) SAP
3 1 (1.18%) Cognos
City, Liverpool
Axiom Software Solutions
Salary: up to 60k GBP pa + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool Street. City of London
Axiom Software Solutions
Salary: up to 60k GBP pa + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £58000 - £68000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago