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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 16 19 15
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Java 34 51 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 9.16% 9.73% 14.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.62% 17.23% 22.37%
Number of salaries quoted 27 47 63
Average salary £48,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,600 £62,900 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
193 296 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 52.02% 56.49% 62.81%
Number of salaries quoted 166 265 282
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 31 July 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 31 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 37 (51.39%) UNIX
2 32 (44.44%) Oracle
2 32 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (40.28%) SOA
4 27 (37.50%) Oracle Fusion
4 27 (37.50%) Oracle Service Bus
4 27 (37.50%) Oracle ODI
5 26 (36.11%) Oracle Database
5 26 (36.11%) Oracle Database 11g
5 26 (36.11%) Middleware
6 16 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 16 (22.22%) OO
7 14 (19.44%) Linux
7 14 (19.44%) Finance
8 13 (18.06%) Scrum
8 13 (18.06%) SQL
8 13 (18.06%) Unit Testing
9 11 (15.28%) JavaScript
9 11 (15.28%) C++
10 10 (13.89%) .NET
10 10 (13.89%) OOP
10 10 (13.89%) Data Modelling
10 10 (13.89%) Multithreading
11 9 (12.50%) REST
11 9 (12.50%) MongoDB
11 9 (12.50%) SDLC
12 8 (11.11%) Banking
12 8 (11.11%) MVC
12 8 (11.11%) E-Commerce
12 8 (11.11%) Microsoft

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 27 (37.50%) Oracle Service Bus
2 7 (9.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (6.94%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.39%) IIS
4 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.39%) CMS
4 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.39%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) MS Office
2 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (4.17%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (4.17%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (4.17%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.39%) SSL
2 1 (1.39%) Internet
2 1 (1.39%) Telnet
2 1 (1.39%) Firewall
2 1 (1.39%) SSH
2 1 (1.39%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (37.50%) Oracle ODI
2 26 (36.11%) Oracle Database 11g
2 26 (36.11%) Oracle Database
3 9 (12.50%) MongoDB
4 7 (9.72%) Relational Database
5 6 (8.33%) MySQL
5 6 (8.33%) RDBMS
6 5 (6.94%) SQL Server
6 5 (6.94%) Redis
6 5 (6.94%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (4.17%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (1.39%) MS Access
8 1 (1.39%) VLDB
8 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 8 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.56%) PHPUnit
2 4 (5.56%) Moq
2 4 (5.56%) NUnit
2 4 (5.56%) Subversion
3 1 (1.39%) SilkTest
3 1 (1.39%) JIRA
3 1 (1.39%) Selenium
3 1 (1.39%) Rational Functional Tester
3 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.39%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.39%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.39%) JMeter
3 1 (1.39%) WinDbg
3 1 (1.39%) Facilita Forecast
3 1 (1.39%) LoadUI
General
1 14 (19.44%) Finance
2 8 (11.11%) Banking
3 5 (6.94%) Back Office
4 4 (5.56%) Electronics
4 4 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.17%) Retail
6 1 (1.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 41 (56.94%) Developer
2 21 (29.17%) Oracle Developer
3 19 (26.39%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 19 (26.39%) SOA Developer
4 9 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 8 (11.11%) Software Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) Architect
6 6 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Applications Support
8 4 (5.56%) PHP Developer
8 4 (5.56%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 4 (5.56%) AWS Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Payroll Consultant
9 3 (4.17%) Oracle Consultant
9 3 (4.17%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
9 3 (4.17%) Oracle HR Consultant
9 3 (4.17%) Consultant
10 2 (2.78%) Technical Support
10 2 (2.78%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (37.50%) Oracle Fusion
2 26 (36.11%) Middleware
3 10 (13.89%) .NET
4 9 (12.50%) REST
5 8 (11.11%) XML
6 7 (9.72%) J2EE
6 7 (9.72%) HTML
7 6 (8.33%) jQuery
7 6 (8.33%) RESTful
7 6 (8.33%) JAX-RS
7 6 (8.33%) AngularJS
8 5 (6.94%) Akka
8 5 (6.94%) Play Framework
8 5 (6.94%) Kafka
8 5 (6.94%) .NET Framework
8 5 (6.94%) SOAP
8 5 (6.94%) Web Services
9 4 (5.56%) Ajax
9 4 (5.56%) VXML
9 4 (5.56%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.94%) Mathematics
3 4 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.56%) Fat Client
3 4 (5.56%) Client/Server
3 4 (5.56%) Thin Client
3 4 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.56%) IVR
4 1 (1.39%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.39%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.39%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 37 (51.39%) UNIX
2 14 (19.44%) Linux
3 5 (6.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (40.28%) SOA
3 16 (22.22%) OO
3 16 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 13 (18.06%) Unit Testing
4 13 (18.06%) Scrum
5 10 (13.89%) Data Modelling
5 10 (13.89%) OOP
5 10 (13.89%) Multithreading
6 9 (12.50%) SDLC
7 8 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 8 (11.11%) MVC
8 7 (9.72%) TDD
8 7 (9.72%) Waterfall
8 7 (9.72%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (6.94%) Kanban
10 5 (6.94%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (6.94%) BPEL
10 5 (6.94%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.06%) SQL
2 11 (15.28%) C++
2 11 (15.28%) JavaScript
3 6 (8.33%) C#
4 5 (6.94%) PHP
5 4 (5.56%) PL/SQL
5 4 (5.56%) Bash Shell
6 3 (4.17%) C
7 2 (2.78%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.39%) VBScript
8 1 (1.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (11.11%) Degree
2 3 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.39%) MCP
3 1 (1.39%) MCSE
3 1 (1.39%) CCNA
3 1 (1.39%) ISEB
3 1 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.39%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (44.44%) Oracle
2 8 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.39%) HP
3 1 (1.39%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.39%) Alias
3 1 (1.39%) SAP
3 1 (1.39%) Unisys
3 1 (1.39%) IBM
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