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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 14 13 11
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 47 81 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 12.81% 16.46% 17.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.96% 24.70% 27.43%
Number of salaries quoted 43 77 69
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 £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,900 £63,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
214 328 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 58.31% 66.67% 64.57%
Number of salaries quoted 156 311 238
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £47,000 £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 18 December 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 34 (37.78%) C#
2 28 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 22 (24.44%) Oracle
4 22 (24.44%) Linux
5 21 (23.33%) SOA
6 19 (21.11%) Middleware
6 19 (21.11%) UNIX
6 19 (21.11%) QA
6 19 (21.11%) Oracle Database
7 17 (18.89%) Selenium
7 17 (18.89%) Oracle Database 11g
7 17 (18.89%) Oracle Service Bus
7 17 (18.89%) C++
7 17 (18.89%) SQL
8 16 (17.78%) Oracle Fusion
8 16 (17.78%) Oracle ODI
9 15 (16.67%) Windows
10 14 (15.56%) JavaScript
10 14 (15.56%) .NET
10 14 (15.56%) Cucumber
11 13 (14.44%) WebDriver
11 13 (14.44%) Finance
12 12 (13.33%) XML
13 11 (12.22%) HTML
13 11 (12.22%) Automated Testing
14 10 (11.11%) PHP
14 10 (11.11%) J2EE
14 10 (11.11%) Python
14 10 (11.11%) WCF

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 17 (18.89%) Oracle Service Bus
2 5 (5.56%) IIS
3 4 (4.44%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.44%) Umbraco
4 3 (3.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (2.22%) TIBCO EMS
5 2 (2.22%) Node.js
5 2 (2.22%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (2.22%) Apache
6 1 (1.11%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.11%) JBoss
6 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.11%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 2 (2.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.22%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.11%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (21.11%) Oracle Database
3 17 (18.89%) Oracle Database 11g
4 16 (17.78%) Oracle ODI
5 2 (2.22%) MySQL
5 2 (2.22%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.22%) DB2
5 2 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.22%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.11%) QlikView
6 1 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.11%) OLTP
6 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (18.89%) Selenium
2 14 (15.56%) Cucumber
3 13 (14.44%) WebDriver
4 10 (11.11%) JIRA
5 7 (7.78%) SoapUI
6 5 (5.56%) Jenkins
6 5 (5.56%) Eclipse
7 4 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (3.33%) Hudson
8 3 (3.33%) SpecFlow
8 3 (3.33%) Bugzilla
8 3 (3.33%) TeamCity
9 2 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (2.22%) Jasmine
10 1 (1.11%) eggPlant
10 1 (1.11%) Maven
10 1 (1.11%) Ant
10 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (14.44%) Finance
2 9 (10.00%) Games
3 3 (3.33%) Retail
4 2 (2.22%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.22%) Banking
5 1 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 43 (47.78%) Developer
2 16 (17.78%) Architect
3 14 (15.56%) Oracle Developer
4 12 (13.33%) Tester
4 12 (13.33%) Automation Tester
5 10 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (10.00%) Analyst
7 7 (7.78%) Java Developer
8 6 (6.67%) Technical Architect
9 5 (5.56%) Web Developer
9 5 (5.56%) Test Analyst
9 5 (5.56%) Android Developer
10 4 (4.44%) Junior
10 4 (4.44%) .NET Developer
10 4 (4.44%) Junior Developer
11 3 (3.33%) Test Engineer
11 3 (3.33%) Java Architect
11 3 (3.33%) Junior Java Developer
11 3 (3.33%) QA Test Analyst
11 3 (3.33%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (21.11%) Middleware
2 16 (17.78%) Oracle Fusion
3 14 (15.56%) .NET
4 12 (13.33%) XML
5 11 (12.22%) HTML
6 10 (11.11%) J2EE
6 10 (11.11%) WCF
7 9 (10.00%) CSS
8 8 (8.89%) SOAP
9 7 (7.78%) Web Services
9 7 (7.78%) HTML5
10 6 (6.67%) WPF
10 6 (6.67%) .NET Framework
11 5 (5.56%) CSS3
11 5 (5.56%) Backbone.js
11 5 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (5.56%) Hibernate
11 5 (5.56%) AngularJS
11 5 (5.56%) Android SDK
12 4 (4.44%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.67%) Online Games
2 5 (5.56%) Mathematics
2 5 (5.56%) Tandem
2 5 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.11%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.11%) GIS
5 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.11%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (1.11%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.11%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 22 (24.44%) Linux
2 19 (21.11%) UNIX
3 15 (16.67%) Windows
4 6 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (23.33%) SOA
3 11 (12.22%) Automated Testing
4 9 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 8 (8.89%) Manual Testing
5 8 (8.89%) Scrum
5 8 (8.89%) UML
6 7 (7.78%) OOP
6 7 (7.78%) Data Modelling
6 7 (7.78%) TDD
6 7 (7.78%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (7.78%) Test Automation
6 7 (7.78%) Test Strategy
7 6 (6.67%) Automation Testing
7 6 (6.67%) E-Commerce
8 5 (5.56%) Project Management
8 5 (5.56%) Software Architecture
8 5 (5.56%) Test Scripting
8 5 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (5.56%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (37.78%) C#
2 17 (18.89%) C++
2 17 (18.89%) SQL
3 14 (15.56%) JavaScript
4 10 (11.11%) PHP
4 10 (11.11%) Python
5 7 (7.78%) Ruby
6 6 (6.67%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.33%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.22%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.22%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.22%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.11%) XQuery
9 1 (1.11%) VBScript
9 1 (1.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (7.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (21.11%) QA
2 4 (4.44%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.22%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 22 (24.44%) Oracle
2 4 (4.44%) TIBCO
3 2 (2.22%) Rackspace
4 1 (1.11%) Remedy
4 1 (1.11%) ESRI
4 1 (1.11%) Teradata
4 1 (1.11%) Google
4 1 (1.11%) Tableau
4 1 (1.11%) Cognos
4 1 (1.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.11%) BMC
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