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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 53 57 27
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 11 1 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.10% 0.21% 8.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.16% 0.22% 8.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 44
Average salary £52,500 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £30,000 £50,700
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
509 465 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 96.95% 97.08% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 401 401 533
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
Southport - 9 £30,000 -
Liverpool -1 1 £80,000 +166.66% 3
Wirral - 1 £52,500 - 1
Java Developer
North West

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 29 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (89.66%) HTML
3 25 (86.21%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (86.21%) Degree
4 24 (82.76%) Spring
4 24 (82.76%) CSS
4 24 (82.76%) Web Services
5 21 (72.41%) Linux
6 20 (68.97%) Software Engineering
6 20 (68.97%) QA
6 20 (68.97%) JBoss
6 20 (68.97%) Unix
6 20 (68.97%) Analytics
7 19 (65.52%) Shell Script
8 17 (58.62%) Oracle
9 13 (44.83%) Relational Database
10 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
11 8 (27.59%) SQL
12 4 (13.79%) JDBC
12 4 (13.79%) Hibernate
12 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (13.79%) Open Source
12 4 (13.79%) MongoDB
13 3 (10.34%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (10.34%) HTML5
13 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
13 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
13 3 (10.34%) Data Mapping
13 3 (10.34%) JPA
13 3 (10.34%) MVC

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 20 (68.97%) JBoss
2 1 (3.45%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) Relational Database
2 4 (13.79%) MongoDB
3 3 (10.34%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.45%) Big Data
4 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Ant
1 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.45%) Maven
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
1 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (89.66%) HTML
2 24 (82.76%) CSS
2 24 (82.76%) Spring
2 24 (82.76%) Web Services
3 4 (13.79%) Hibernate
3 4 (13.79%) JDBC
4 3 (10.34%) HTML5
4 3 (10.34%) Java SE
4 3 (10.34%) JPA
4 3 (10.34%) RESTful
4 3 (10.34%) SOAP
4 3 (10.34%) Swing
5 2 (6.90%) REST
6 1 (3.45%) .NET
6 1 (3.45%) HornetQ
6 1 (3.45%) Java EE
6 1 (3.45%) WSDL
6 1 (3.45%) XHTML
6 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Algorithms
1 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.45%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 21 (72.41%) Linux
2 20 (68.97%) Unix
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Windows
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (86.21%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (68.97%) Analytics
2 20 (68.97%) Software Engineering
3 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (13.79%) Open Source
4 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
4 3 (10.34%) Data Mapping
4 3 (10.34%) MVC
4 3 (10.34%) SDLC
4 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
4 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
4 3 (10.34%) Web Development
5 2 (6.90%) Scrum
6 1 (3.45%) Automated Testing
6 1 (3.45%) BDD
6 1 (3.45%) Code Optimisation
6 1 (3.45%) Data Security
6 1 (3.45%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.45%) OWASP
6 1 (3.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (65.52%) Shell Script
3 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
4 8 (27.59%) SQL
5 2 (6.90%) PHP
6 1 (3.45%) C
6 1 (3.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 25 (86.21%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (68.97%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
Liverpool, Merseyside
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 5 days ago
Wirral
Computer Futures
Salary: £39999 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Prescot, Merseyside
QVC
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago