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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 16 19 15
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Java 28 43 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 8.83% 9.71% 14.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.18% 17.06% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 41 59
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
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
163 252 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 51.42% 56.88% 56.03%
Number of salaries quoted 135 223 240
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 4 September 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 31 (51.67%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (46.67%) Oracle
3 24 (40.00%) UNIX
3 24 (40.00%) SOA
4 21 (35.00%) Middleware
4 21 (35.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 21 (35.00%) Oracle Fusion
4 21 (35.00%) Oracle Service Bus
4 21 (35.00%) Oracle Database
4 21 (35.00%) Oracle ODI
5 15 (25.00%) SQL
6 13 (21.67%) Unit Testing
7 12 (20.00%) .NET
7 12 (20.00%) Scrum
8 10 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 10 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 10 (16.67%) Linux
8 10 (16.67%) REST
9 9 (15.00%) MongoDB
9 9 (15.00%) Waterfall
9 9 (15.00%) OOP
9 9 (15.00%) OO
9 9 (15.00%) C++
10 8 (13.33%) MVC
10 8 (13.33%) HTML
10 8 (13.33%) XML
10 8 (13.33%) SOAP
10 8 (13.33%) SDLC
10 8 (13.33%) Git (software)
11 7 (11.67%) Web Services

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 21 (35.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 6 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) MS Office
1 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (35.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 21 (35.00%) Oracle ODI
1 21 (35.00%) Oracle Database
2 9 (15.00%) MongoDB
3 5 (8.33%) Redis
3 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (6.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 4 (6.67%) MySQL
5 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.67%) PHPUnit
2 4 (6.67%) Moq
2 4 (6.67%) NUnit
2 4 (6.67%) Subversion
3 3 (5.00%) SilkTest
3 3 (5.00%) HP UFT
3 3 (5.00%) Selenium
3 3 (5.00%) Rational Functional Tester
4 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.67%) Facilita Forecast
4 1 (1.67%) LoadUI
4 1 (1.67%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.67%) JMeter
4 1 (1.67%) Ant
4 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.67%) JIRA
4 1 (1.67%) Maven
General
1 6 (10.00%) Finance
2 4 (6.67%) Back Office
2 4 (6.67%) Electronics
2 4 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.00%) Banking
4 2 (3.33%) Retail
5 1 (1.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (60.00%) Developer
2 16 (26.67%) Oracle Developer
3 15 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Developer
3 15 (25.00%) SOA Developer
4 9 (15.00%) Java Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (8.33%) Architect
7 4 (6.67%) Consultant
7 4 (6.67%) Applications Support
7 4 (6.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Payroll Consultant
7 4 (6.67%) PHP Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Oracle Consultant
7 4 (6.67%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
7 4 (6.67%) Oracle HR Consultant
7 4 (6.67%) AWS Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Test Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Software Engineer
10 1 (1.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (35.00%) Middleware
1 21 (35.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 12 (20.00%) .NET
3 10 (16.67%) REST
4 8 (13.33%) SOAP
4 8 (13.33%) XML
4 8 (13.33%) HTML
5 7 (11.67%) Web Services
6 5 (8.33%) ASP.NET
6 5 (8.33%) .NET Framework
6 5 (8.33%) jQuery
6 5 (8.33%) Kafka
6 5 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 5 (8.33%) Akka
6 5 (8.33%) Play Framework
7 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (6.67%) Ajax
7 4 (6.67%) Ninject
7 4 (6.67%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.67%) IVR
2 4 (6.67%) Mathematics
2 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.67%) Fat Client
2 4 (6.67%) Client/Server
2 4 (6.67%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.67%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 24 (40.00%) UNIX
2 10 (16.67%) Linux
3 3 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (51.67%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (40.00%) SOA
3 13 (21.67%) Unit Testing
4 12 (20.00%) Scrum
5 10 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 9 (15.00%) OOP
6 9 (15.00%) OO
6 9 (15.00%) Waterfall
7 8 (13.33%) SDLC
7 8 (13.33%) MVC
8 7 (11.67%) TDD
9 6 (10.00%) E-Commerce
9 6 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (8.33%) API Development
10 5 (8.33%) ERP
10 5 (8.33%) BPEL
10 5 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (6.67%) Multithreading
11 4 (6.67%) Kanban
11 4 (6.67%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.00%) SQL
2 10 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 9 (15.00%) C++
4 7 (11.67%) PHP
5 5 (8.33%) C#
6 4 (6.67%) PL/SQL
6 4 (6.67%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.00%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.33%) C
9 1 (1.67%) ABAP
9 1 (1.67%) SAPscript
9 1 (1.67%) LINC
9 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (11.67%) Degree
2 4 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (5.00%) ISEB
3 3 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.67%) BladeLogic
2 1 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (46.67%) Oracle
2 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.67%) SAP
4 1 (1.67%) Unisys
4 1 (1.67%) IBM
4 1 (1.67%) HP
4 1 (1.67%) JD Edwards
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