The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 17 12 21
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs citing Java 81 52 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 11.88% 12.15% 8.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.63% 24.64% 15.82%
Number of salaries quoted 41 29 48
Median salary £37,500 £40,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Java
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Programming Languages Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
358 211 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 52.49% 49.30% 54.30%
Number of salaries quoted 233 170 276
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Java
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Java Salary Trend in Merseyside

Java
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Java
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +2 69 £40,000 -8.04% 8
Wirral -2 10 £31,250 +25.00% 1
Birkenhead 0 1 £27,500 -
Java
North West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Java.

1 49 (43.75%) J2EE
2 46 (41.07%) Oracle
2 46 (41.07%) Web Services
3 42 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 41 (36.61%) SC Cleared
4 41 (36.61%) Analytical Skills
5 39 (34.82%) SQL
6 38 (33.93%) .NET
7 35 (31.25%) CSS
8 33 (29.46%) JavaScript
9 29 (25.89%) HTML
10 25 (22.32%) WebLogic
10 25 (22.32%) Unit Testing
11 24 (21.43%) C#
12 23 (20.54%) SQL Server
12 23 (20.54%) XML
13 22 (19.64%) IBM
13 22 (19.64%) jQuery
14 21 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
15 19 (16.96%) WebCenter
16 18 (16.07%) LDAP
16 18 (16.07%) MySQL
17 17 (15.18%) JDeveloper
18 16 (14.29%) Algorithms
19 15 (13.39%) Master Data Management
19 15 (13.39%) Microsoft
19 15 (13.39%) Data Management
19 15 (13.39%) Subversion
20 14 (12.50%) CMS
20 14 (12.50%) SOA

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (22.32%) WebLogic
2 14 (12.50%) CMS
3 11 (9.82%) IIS
4 10 (8.93%) Umbraco
5 9 (8.04%) WebLogic Portal
6 4 (3.57%) JBoss
7 3 (2.68%) Mule
8 2 (1.79%) Apache
8 2 (1.79%) Drupal
8 2 (1.79%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (1.79%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (4.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (8.93%) SDL Web 8
2 3 (2.68%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (2.68%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (1.79%) Magento
3 2 (1.79%) OpenCart
3 2 (1.79%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (5.36%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (5.36%) Amazon S3
2 3 (2.68%) Office 365
3 2 (1.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (16.07%) LDAP
2 4 (3.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.79%) FTP
3 2 (1.79%) HTTP
3 2 (1.79%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.79%) SSL
3 2 (1.79%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (20.54%) SQL Server
2 18 (16.07%) MySQL
3 7 (6.25%) MongoDB
4 6 (5.36%) SQLite
5 5 (4.46%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (2.68%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.68%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (2.68%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 3 (2.68%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (0.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.89%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.89%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (15.18%) JDeveloper
2 15 (13.39%) Subversion
3 13 (11.61%) Git (software)
4 10 (8.93%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.68%) Ant
5 3 (2.68%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.68%) Maven
5 3 (2.68%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (2.68%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.79%) Bazaar
6 2 (1.79%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.79%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.79%) PhantomJS
6 2 (1.79%) PHPUnit
6 2 (1.79%) Selenium
7 1 (0.89%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.89%) JIRA
General
1 5 (4.46%) Finance
2 3 (2.68%) Marketing
3 2 (1.79%) Advertising
3 2 (1.79%) Games
3 2 (1.79%) Retail
4 1 (0.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 74 (66.07%) Developer
2 19 (16.96%) WebCenter Developer
3 15 (13.39%) Analyst
3 15 (13.39%) Java Developer
4 12 (10.71%) Software Developer
5 10 (8.93%) .NET Developer
5 10 (8.93%) Administrator
6 9 (8.04%) Portal Developer
7 8 (7.14%) Web Content Developer
8 7 (6.25%) Business Analyst
8 7 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
9 6 (5.36%) Agile Business Analyst
9 6 (5.36%) Programmer
9 6 (5.36%) Software Programmer
10 5 (4.46%) Systems Developer
11 4 (3.57%) Implementation Analyst
12 3 (2.68%) 3rd Line Support
12 3 (2.68%) Applications Support
12 3 (2.68%) Java Software Developer
12 3 (2.68%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (43.75%) J2EE
2 46 (41.07%) Web Services
3 38 (33.93%) .NET
4 35 (31.25%) CSS
5 29 (25.89%) HTML
6 23 (20.54%) XML
7 22 (19.64%) jQuery
8 19 (16.96%) WebCenter
9 12 (10.71%) HTML5
10 11 (9.82%) Spring
11 10 (8.93%) ASP.NET
11 10 (8.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 10 (8.93%) Java EE
11 10 (8.93%) SOAP
12 9 (8.04%) Ajax
12 9 (8.04%) JSP
12 9 (8.04%) Oracle ADF
12 9 (8.04%) Servlets
13 8 (7.14%) Node.js
13 8 (7.14%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (36.61%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (14.29%) Algorithms
3 8 (7.14%) NHS
4 6 (5.36%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.57%) Data Integration
5 4 (3.57%) iPad
6 3 (2.68%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.79%) User Experience
8 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.61%) Unix
2 7 (6.25%) Windows
3 6 (5.36%) Linux
4 2 (1.79%) Android
5 1 (0.89%) CentOS
5 1 (0.89%) Fedora
5 1 (0.89%) HPUX
5 1 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.89%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (22.32%) Unit Testing
2 21 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (13.39%) Data Management
3 15 (13.39%) Master Data Management
4 14 (12.50%) SOA
5 11 (9.82%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (8.93%) Migration
6 10 (8.93%) MVC
6 10 (8.93%) Scrum
6 10 (8.93%) TDD
7 8 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (6.25%) DevOps
8 7 (6.25%) Kanban
8 7 (6.25%) Project Management
9 6 (5.36%) Knowledge Management
9 6 (5.36%) Software Delivery
9 6 (5.36%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (5.36%) Workflow
10 4 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (3.57%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 39 (34.82%) SQL
2 33 (29.46%) JavaScript
3 24 (21.43%) C#
4 9 (8.04%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 8 (7.14%) PHP
6 7 (6.25%) PowerShell
7 6 (5.36%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.68%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.68%) Perl
8 3 (2.68%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.68%) Python
9 2 (1.79%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.79%) XPath
10 1 (0.89%) Bourne shell
10 1 (0.89%) C++
10 1 (0.89%) Korn
10 1 (0.89%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 42 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 41 (36.61%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.79%) Degree
4 1 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.57%) HL7
2 3 (2.68%) SLA
3 2 (1.79%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (8.04%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 8 (7.14%) Oracle Identity Management
2 8 (7.14%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 3 (2.68%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 46 (41.07%) Oracle
2 22 (19.64%) IBM
3 15 (13.39%) Microsoft
4 12 (10.71%) EPiServer
5 5 (4.46%) VMware
6 2 (1.79%) ATG
6 2 (1.79%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (1.79%) Zend
7 1 (0.89%) HP
7 1 (0.89%) hybris
7 1 (0.89%) Red Hat
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + PHI, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Merseyside
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Knowsley, Liverpool
QVC
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
QVC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Wirral
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool
QVC
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago