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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 19 15 23
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Permanent jobs citing Java 40 85 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 9.32% 15.10% 8.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.94% 22.97% 14.78%
Number of salaries quoted 36 78 30
Average salary £49,500 £46,250 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.02% -33.92%
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
223 370 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 51.98% 65.72% 60.05%
Number of salaries quoted 180 338 210
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £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 30 March 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 39 (44.83%) UNIX
2 29 (33.33%) Oracle
2 29 (33.33%) SOA
3 27 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (29.89%) Middleware
4 26 (29.89%) Oracle Service Bus
5 25 (28.74%) Oracle Database 11g
5 25 (28.74%) Oracle Fusion
5 25 (28.74%) Oracle ODI
5 25 (28.74%) Oracle Database
6 20 (22.99%) Linux
7 19 (21.84%) C#
8 17 (19.54%) C++
9 15 (17.24%) JavaScript
9 15 (17.24%) Windows
9 15 (17.24%) Finance
10 14 (16.09%) Software Engineering
10 14 (16.09%) XML
10 14 (16.09%) QA
11 13 (14.94%) Data Modelling
12 12 (13.79%) HTML
12 12 (13.79%) J2EE
12 12 (13.79%) Automated Testing
13 11 (12.64%) Technical Architecture
13 11 (12.64%) Waterfall
13 11 (12.64%) SQL Server
13 11 (12.64%) OO
14 10 (11.49%) .NET
14 10 (11.49%) SQL
14 10 (11.49%) E-Commerce

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 26 (29.89%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (3.45%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.30%) Node.js
3 2 (2.30%) Apache
4 1 (1.15%) IIS
4 1 (1.15%) CMS
4 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.15%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.15%) MS Office
1 1 (1.15%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.15%) SSL
1 1 (1.15%) Internet
1 1 (1.15%) Telnet
1 1 (1.15%) Firewall
1 1 (1.15%) SSH
1 1 (1.15%) Wireshark
1 1 (1.15%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (28.74%) Oracle Database 11g
1 25 (28.74%) Oracle ODI
1 25 (28.74%) Oracle Database
2 11 (12.64%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.05%) Relational Database
4 6 (6.90%) RDBMS
5 5 (5.75%) MySQL
6 4 (4.60%) VLDB
7 2 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.30%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.15%) Big Data
8 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.15%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (5.75%) Eclipse
2 3 (3.45%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.30%) WebDriver
3 2 (2.30%) Selenium
3 2 (2.30%) NUnit
3 2 (2.30%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.30%) Jasmine
3 2 (2.30%) Moq
4 1 (1.15%) WinDbg
4 1 (1.15%) Facilita Forecast
4 1 (1.15%) LoadUI
4 1 (1.15%) Subversion
4 1 (1.15%) JIRA
4 1 (1.15%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.15%) JMeter
4 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.15%) PHPUnit
General
1 15 (17.24%) Finance
2 9 (10.34%) Banking
3 7 (8.05%) Retail
4 6 (6.90%) Back Office
5 2 (2.30%) Electronics
5 2 (2.30%) Games
5 2 (2.30%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (50.57%) Developer
2 24 (27.59%) Oracle Developer
3 15 (17.24%) Architect
3 15 (17.24%) Solutions Architect
4 14 (16.09%) Oracle SOA Developer
4 14 (16.09%) SOA Developer
5 10 (11.49%) Tester
6 6 (6.90%) Software Engineer
6 6 (6.90%) Java Software Engineer
7 5 (5.75%) Software Tester
7 5 (5.75%) Automation Tester
7 5 (5.75%) Android Developer
8 4 (4.60%) Senior Architect
8 4 (4.60%) Java Developer
8 4 (4.60%) Web Developer
8 4 (4.60%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.45%) QA Analyst
9 3 (3.45%) QA Test Analyst
9 3 (3.45%) Junior Developer
9 3 (3.45%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (29.89%) Middleware
2 25 (28.74%) Oracle Fusion
3 14 (16.09%) XML
4 12 (13.79%) HTML
4 12 (13.79%) J2EE
5 10 (11.49%) .NET
6 7 (8.05%) jQuery
6 7 (8.05%) AngularJS
7 6 (6.90%) Backbone.js
7 6 (6.90%) JAX-RS
7 6 (6.90%) HTML5
7 6 (6.90%) RESTful
7 6 (6.90%) CSS
8 5 (5.75%) Android SDK
9 4 (4.60%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (4.60%) CSS3
9 4 (4.60%) Hibernate
10 3 (3.45%) Ajax
10 3 (3.45%) .NET Framework
10 3 (3.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.05%) Mathematics
2 6 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.75%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.45%) Open Source
4 3 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.30%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.30%) IVR
5 2 (2.30%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.30%) Thin Client
5 2 (2.30%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.15%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.15%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.15%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 39 (44.83%) UNIX
2 20 (22.99%) Linux
3 15 (17.24%) Windows
4 5 (5.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (33.33%) SOA
2 27 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (16.09%) Software Engineering
4 13 (14.94%) Data Modelling
5 12 (13.79%) Automated Testing
6 11 (12.64%) OO
6 11 (12.64%) Technical Architecture
6 11 (12.64%) Waterfall
7 10 (11.49%) E-Commerce
8 9 (10.34%) OOP
9 8 (9.20%) UML
9 8 (9.20%) Scrum
9 8 (9.20%) Multithreading
9 8 (9.20%) Manual Testing
10 6 (6.90%) Performance Testing
10 6 (6.90%) Load Testing
10 6 (6.90%) Test Scripting
10 6 (6.90%) Requirements Analysis
11 5 (5.75%) TDD
11 5 (5.75%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (21.84%) C#
2 17 (19.54%) C++
3 15 (17.24%) JavaScript
4 10 (11.49%) SQL
5 9 (10.34%) PHP
6 7 (8.05%) Python
7 4 (4.60%) Shell Script
7 4 (4.60%) C
7 4 (4.60%) VB
7 4 (4.60%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.30%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.30%) Ruby
8 2 (2.30%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.15%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.15%) VBScript
9 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (8.05%) Degree
2 1 (1.15%) MCP
2 1 (1.15%) MCSE
2 1 (1.15%) CCNA
2 1 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (33.33%) Oracle
2 6 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.30%) TIBCO
3 2 (2.30%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.15%) Alias
4 1 (1.15%) Google
4 1 (1.15%) HP
4 1 (1.15%) SAP
4 1 (1.15%) Unisys
4 1 (1.15%) IBM
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Aspect Software
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Liverpool
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Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago