The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 45 64 42
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 14 6 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.86% 0.94% 3.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.99% 0.99% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 23
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £31,750 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £80,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Java Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
468 607 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 95.51% 95.29% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 356 506 530
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,100 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Merseyside region.

Java Developer Salary Trend in Merseyside

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Java Developer
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +12 8 £42,000 -11.57% 1
Southport - 3 £35,000 -
St Helens - 2 £25,000 -
Java Developer
North West

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (43.75%) J2EE
4 5 (31.25%) Finance
4 5 (31.25%) OOP
4 5 (31.25%) OO
4 5 (31.25%) MongoDB
4 5 (31.25%) REST
4 5 (31.25%) Redis
4 5 (31.25%) Kafka
4 5 (31.25%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (31.25%) Akka
4 5 (31.25%) Play Framework
4 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (31.25%) API Development
5 4 (25.00%) Spring
5 4 (25.00%) Web Development
5 4 (25.00%) HTML
5 4 (25.00%) CSS
5 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (25.00%) C#
6 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
6 3 (18.75%) Scrum
6 3 (18.75%) TDD
6 3 (18.75%) Kanban
7 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
8 1 (6.25%) SOAP
8 1 (6.25%) Web Services

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MongoDB
1 5 (31.25%) Redis
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) J2EE
2 5 (31.25%) REST
2 5 (31.25%) Kafka
2 5 (31.25%) Akka
2 5 (31.25%) Play Framework
3 4 (25.00%) CSS
3 4 (25.00%) HTML
3 4 (25.00%) Spring
4 1 (6.25%) SOAP
4 1 (6.25%) Web Services
4 1 (6.25%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) API Development
2 5 (31.25%) OOP
2 5 (31.25%) OO
3 4 (25.00%) Web Development
4 3 (18.75%) Kanban
4 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
4 3 (18.75%) Scrum
4 3 (18.75%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
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