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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 58 30 27
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 5 52 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.89% 8.18% 9.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 8.44% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5 52 56
Average salary £27,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.88% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £31,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £48,400 £50,000 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
527 616 568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 93.61% 96.86% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 424 555 497
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -24 5 £27,500 -38.88% 2
Java Developer
North West

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 6 (46.15%) Oracle
3 6 (46.15%) Hibernate
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) Retail
4 4 (30.77%) Subversion
4 4 (30.77%) Spring
4 4 (30.77%) Eclipse
4 4 (30.77%) Linux
5 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
5 3 (23.08%) CSS
5 3 (23.08%) JDBC
5 3 (23.08%) JSP
5 3 (23.08%) Struts
5 3 (23.08%) Web Services
5 3 (23.08%) XML
5 3 (23.08%) HTML
5 3 (23.08%) J2EE
5 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
5 3 (23.08%) jQuery
5 3 (23.08%) HTML5
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
6 2 (15.38%) Redis
6 2 (15.38%) Big Data
6 2 (15.38%) Hedge funds
6 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
6 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
6 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
6 2 (15.38%) Git (software)

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.69%) Mule
2 1 (7.69%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
2 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
2 2 (15.38%) Redis
2 2 (15.38%) Big Data
3 1 (7.69%) Infinispan
3 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Eclipse
1 4 (30.77%) Subversion
2 2 (15.38%) Maven
2 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) JUnit
3 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.69%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (30.77%) Retail
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) Hibernate
2 4 (30.77%) Spring
3 3 (23.08%) jQuery
3 3 (23.08%) HTML5
3 3 (23.08%) HTML
3 3 (23.08%) J2EE
3 3 (23.08%) CSS
3 3 (23.08%) JDBC
3 3 (23.08%) JSP
3 3 (23.08%) Struts
3 3 (23.08%) Web Services
3 3 (23.08%) XML
4 2 (15.38%) J2SE
4 2 (15.38%) Middleware
5 1 (7.69%) CSS3
5 1 (7.69%) HornetQ
5 1 (7.69%) RESTful
5 1 (7.69%) OpenLaszlo
5 1 (7.69%) JSON
5 1 (7.69%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
1 2 (15.38%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
3 2 (15.38%) SEO
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) TDD
3 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) ATG
2 1 (7.69%) Talend
2 1 (7.69%) WSO2
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