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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 24 15 17
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 46 53 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 8.20% 10.64% 10.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.20% 21.72% 19.34%
Number of salaries quoted 37 37 65
Median salary £32,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £34,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.04% +2.35%
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
284 244 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 50.62% 49.00% 55.78%
Number of salaries quoted 223 198 320
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 -7 33 £32,500 -30.48% 13
Wirral -3 6 £34,000 -24.44% 3
Southport -3 3 - - 2
Birkenhead - 3 £27,500 - 1
Java
North West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 33 (45.83%) JavaScript
2 32 (44.44%) HTML
3 30 (41.67%) .NET
3 30 (41.67%) CSS
4 28 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (34.72%) SQL
6 21 (29.17%) Web Services
7 19 (26.39%) C#
8 18 (25.00%) Oracle
8 18 (25.00%) HTML5
9 15 (20.83%) Git (software)
9 15 (20.83%) SQL Server
9 15 (20.83%) Subversion
10 12 (16.67%) J2EE
10 12 (16.67%) Unix
10 12 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 11 (15.28%) TDD
11 11 (15.28%) jQuery
11 11 (15.28%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (15.28%) QA
12 10 (13.89%) Umbraco
12 10 (13.89%) EPiServer
12 10 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
12 10 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 10 (13.89%) MVC
12 10 (13.89%) CMS
12 10 (13.89%) SDL Web 8
12 10 (13.89%) Linux
12 10 (13.89%) SOAP
12 10 (13.89%) ASP.NET

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 10 (13.89%) CMS
1 10 (13.89%) IIS
1 10 (13.89%) Umbraco
2 5 (6.94%) JBoss
3 4 (5.56%) K2 blackpearl
3 4 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (4.17%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.78%) Apache Pig
5 2 (2.78%) Mule
5 2 (2.78%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (1.39%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 4 (5.56%) InfoPath
2 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (13.89%) SDL Web 8
2 3 (4.17%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.39%) SAP BPC
3 1 (1.39%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.39%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.39%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.94%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (6.94%) Amazon S3
3 4 (5.56%) Office 365
4 2 (2.78%) GitHub
5 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) Intranet
1 4 (5.56%) LDAP
2 2 (2.78%) FTP
2 2 (2.78%) HTTP
2 2 (2.78%) HTTPS
2 2 (2.78%) SSL
2 2 (2.78%) VPN
3 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.94%) SQLite
3 3 (4.17%) MySQL
3 3 (4.17%) Redis
4 2 (2.78%) Apache Hive
4 2 (2.78%) Big Data
4 2 (2.78%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.78%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (20.83%) Git (software)
1 15 (20.83%) Subversion
2 10 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (12.50%) Selenium
4 8 (11.11%) JIRA
5 6 (8.33%) Cucumber
5 6 (8.33%) WebDriver
6 5 (6.94%) Jenkins
7 3 (4.17%) Ant
7 3 (4.17%) Eclipse
7 3 (4.17%) Gerrit
7 3 (4.17%) JMeter
7 3 (4.17%) Maven
7 3 (4.17%) Mercurial
7 3 (4.17%) Selenium IDE
8 2 (2.78%) Bitbucket
8 2 (2.78%) Bugzilla
8 2 (2.78%) Hudson
8 2 (2.78%) JDeveloper
9 1 (1.39%) LSMW
General
1 3 (4.17%) Marketing
1 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.78%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Games
2 2 (2.78%) Retail
3 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (62.50%) Developer
2 15 (20.83%) Java Developer
3 13 (18.06%) Analyst
4 11 (15.28%) Software Developer
5 10 (13.89%) .NET Developer
6 9 (12.50%) Tester
7 7 (9.72%) Business Analyst
7 7 (9.72%) Java Software Developer
8 6 (8.33%) Agile Business Analyst
9 5 (6.94%) Automation Tester
9 5 (6.94%) Selenium Tester
9 5 (6.94%) Systems Developer
10 4 (5.56%) Administrator
10 4 (5.56%) QA Tester
10 4 (5.56%) WebCenter Developer
11 3 (4.17%) Senior Developer
11 3 (4.17%) Senior SharePoint Developer
11 3 (4.17%) SharePoint Developer
11 3 (4.17%) Test Analyst
11 3 (4.17%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (44.44%) HTML
2 30 (41.67%) .NET
2 30 (41.67%) CSS
3 21 (29.17%) Web Services
4 18 (25.00%) HTML5
5 12 (16.67%) J2EE
6 11 (15.28%) jQuery
7 10 (13.89%) ASP.NET
7 10 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 10 (13.89%) SOAP
8 9 (12.50%) Spring
9 8 (11.11%) Java EE
10 7 (9.72%) XML
11 6 (8.33%) REST
12 5 (6.94%) JSON
12 5 (6.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (6.94%) WSDL
12 5 (6.94%) XSLT
13 4 (5.56%) CSS3
13 4 (5.56%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.94%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.56%) iPad
3 3 (4.17%) Credit Risk
4 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.78%) e-Learning
4 2 (2.78%) NHS
4 2 (2.78%) Social Network
5 1 (1.39%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.39%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.39%) FMCG
5 1 (1.39%) Life Science
5 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.67%) Unix
2 10 (13.89%) Linux
3 6 (8.33%) Windows
4 3 (4.17%) Android
5 2 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (15.28%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (15.28%) TDD
3 10 (13.89%) MVC
4 9 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 9 (12.50%) Workflow
5 7 (9.72%) BDD
5 7 (9.72%) Project Management
5 7 (9.72%) Software Engineering
6 6 (8.33%) Defect Management
6 6 (8.33%) Software Delivery
6 6 (8.33%) Test Scripting
7 5 (6.94%) OO
7 5 (6.94%) Open Source
7 5 (6.94%) Unit Testing
7 5 (6.94%) Web Development
8 4 (5.56%) Document Management
8 4 (5.56%) SDLC
8 4 (5.56%) SOA
8 4 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (45.83%) JavaScript
2 25 (34.72%) SQL
3 19 (26.39%) C#
4 9 (12.50%) PHP
5 5 (6.94%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.17%) PowerShell
6 3 (4.17%) Ruby
7 2 (2.78%) C
7 2 (2.78%) Clojure
7 2 (2.78%) XPath
8 1 (1.39%) ABAP
8 1 (1.39%) SAPscript
8 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.39%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 7 (9.72%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.33%) Degree
2 6 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.28%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (2.78%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 18 (25.00%) Oracle
2 12 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (13.89%) EPiServer
4 4 (5.56%) IBM
4 4 (5.56%) Nintex
5 2 (2.78%) ATG
5 2 (2.78%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (2.78%) VMware
6 1 (1.39%) SAP
Liverpool, Merseyside
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £100000 - £150000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + huge benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum + Attractive benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £28000 - £32500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Merseyside
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Wirral
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wirral
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Knowsley, Liverpool
QVC
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Wirral
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago