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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 23 15 20
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java 70 61 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 10.40% 12.20% 9.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.63% 25.74% 16.25%
Number of salaries quoted 45 36 42
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
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
397 237 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 58.99% 47.40% 56.37%
Number of salaries quoted 274 184 224
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,550 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +4 63 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Wirral - 2 £33,750 - 1
Java
North West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 61 (48.41%) J2EE
2 51 (40.48%) Web Services
3 50 (39.68%) Security Cleared
4 47 (37.30%) SC Cleared
5 46 (36.51%) Oracle
6 42 (33.33%) SQL
7 41 (32.54%) Analytical Skills
8 29 (23.02%) WebLogic
8 29 (23.02%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (23.02%) Unit Testing
9 28 (22.22%) .NET
10 26 (20.63%) IBM
11 24 (19.05%) JavaScript
11 24 (19.05%) CSS
12 23 (18.25%) XML
13 22 (17.46%) LDAP
14 21 (16.67%) WebCenter
15 20 (15.87%) Algorithms
16 19 (15.08%) Master Data Management
16 19 (15.08%) Data Management
16 19 (15.08%) JDeveloper
16 19 (15.08%) HTML
16 19 (15.08%) Scrum
17 18 (14.29%) jQuery
18 17 (13.49%) MySQL
19 16 (12.70%) SOA
20 15 (11.90%) SQL Server
21 14 (11.11%) C#
21 14 (11.11%) Windows
22 13 (10.32%) Linux

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 29 (23.02%) WebLogic
2 13 (10.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 10 (7.94%) Tomcat
4 9 (7.14%) CMS
4 9 (7.14%) WebLogic Portal
5 6 (4.76%) Drupal
5 6 (4.76%) IIS
5 6 (4.76%) WordPress
6 5 (3.97%) Apache
7 3 (2.38%) Mule
8 2 (1.59%) JBoss
8 2 (1.59%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (1.59%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (3.97%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.38%) Magento
1 3 (2.38%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.59%) OpenCart
2 2 (1.59%) osCommerce
2 2 (1.59%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.94%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (5.56%) Amazon S3
3 6 (4.76%) GitHub
4 3 (2.38%) Office 365
5 1 (0.79%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.79%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (17.46%) LDAP
2 4 (3.17%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.59%) FTP
3 2 (1.59%) HTTP
3 2 (1.59%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.59%) SSL
3 2 (1.59%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.79%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (13.49%) MySQL
2 15 (11.90%) SQL Server
3 8 (6.35%) MongoDB
4 6 (4.76%) SQLite
5 5 (3.97%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.38%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (2.38%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 3 (2.38%) Oracle9i Database
7 2 (1.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.79%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.79%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (15.08%) JDeveloper
2 10 (7.94%) Git (software)
3 8 (6.35%) Subversion
4 6 (4.76%) Bitbucket
5 4 (3.17%) Ant
5 4 (3.17%) JIRA
5 4 (3.17%) JUnit
6 3 (2.38%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.38%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (2.38%) SoapUI
7 2 (1.59%) Bazaar
7 2 (1.59%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.59%) PhantomJS
7 2 (1.59%) PHPUnit
7 2 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (10.32%) Advertising
2 7 (5.56%) Finance
3 4 (3.17%) Banking
4 3 (2.38%) Marketing
5 1 (0.79%) Games
Job Titles
1 77 (61.11%) Developer
2 21 (16.67%) WebCenter Developer
3 17 (13.49%) Java Developer
4 16 (12.70%) Analyst
5 12 (9.52%) Administrator
6 11 (8.73%) Oracle Developer
7 10 (7.94%) Web Content Developer
8 9 (7.14%) Portal Developer
8 9 (7.14%) Senior Developer
8 9 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
8 9 (7.14%) Software Developer
9 7 (5.56%) Programmer
9 7 (5.56%) Software Programmer
10 6 (4.76%) Agile Business Analyst
10 6 (4.76%) Business Analyst
11 5 (3.97%) Agile Developer
11 5 (3.97%) Agile Java Developer
12 4 (3.17%) HPUX Engineer
12 4 (3.17%) Linux Engineer
12 4 (3.17%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (48.41%) J2EE
2 51 (40.48%) Web Services
3 28 (22.22%) .NET
4 24 (19.05%) CSS
5 23 (18.25%) XML
6 21 (16.67%) WebCenter
7 19 (15.08%) HTML
8 18 (14.29%) jQuery
9 11 (8.73%) AngularJS
9 11 (8.73%) Node.js
9 11 (8.73%) Spring
10 10 (7.94%) Java EE
10 10 (7.94%) SAML
11 9 (7.14%) Ajax
11 9 (7.14%) JSP
11 9 (7.14%) Oracle ADF
11 9 (7.14%) Servlets
12 7 (5.56%) JSON
13 6 (4.76%) Laravel
13 6 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 41 (32.54%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (15.87%) Algorithms
3 7 (5.56%) NHS
4 6 (4.76%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.17%) Data Integration
6 3 (2.38%) User Experience
7 2 (1.59%) iSeries
8 1 (0.79%) Blockchain
8 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.79%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.11%) Windows
2 13 (10.32%) Linux
3 11 (8.73%) Unix
4 6 (4.76%) CentOS
5 5 (3.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (3.97%) Windows Server
6 4 (3.17%) Fedora
6 4 (3.17%) HPUX
6 4 (3.17%) Ubuntu
6 4 (3.17%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.79%) Android
7 1 (0.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (23.02%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (23.02%) Unit Testing
2 19 (15.08%) Data Management
2 19 (15.08%) Master Data Management
2 19 (15.08%) Scrum
3 16 (12.70%) SOA
4 13 (10.32%) Kanban
5 12 (9.52%) Migration
5 12 (9.52%) TDD
6 10 (7.94%) DevOps
6 10 (7.94%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (7.94%) Web Development
7 9 (7.14%) Project Management
8 8 (6.35%) Mentoring
9 7 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
9 7 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (4.76%) MVC
10 6 (4.76%) Software Delivery
10 6 (4.76%) Workflow
11 5 (3.97%) OO
Programming Languages
1 42 (33.33%) SQL
2 24 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 14 (11.11%) C#
4 12 (9.52%) PHP
5 11 (8.73%) Python
6 10 (7.94%) PowerShell
7 9 (7.14%) Bash Shell
7 9 (7.14%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 8 (6.35%) Perl
9 6 (4.76%) Ruby
9 6 (4.76%) Shell Script
10 5 (3.97%) C++
11 4 (3.17%) Bourne shell
11 4 (3.17%) Korn
12 3 (2.38%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.59%) Go
13 2 (1.59%) Scala
13 2 (1.59%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.59%) XPath
14 1 (0.79%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 50 (39.68%) Security Cleared
2 47 (37.30%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.38%) Degree
4 2 (1.59%) ISEB
4 2 (1.59%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.17%) HL7
2 3 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (7.94%) Oracle Identity Management
1 10 (7.94%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 9 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (4.76%) Puppet
4 2 (1.59%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.59%) Terraform
5 1 (0.79%) Ansible
5 1 (0.79%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.79%) Mesos
5 1 (0.79%) Rancher
5 1 (0.79%) rkt
Vendors
1 46 (36.51%) Oracle
2 26 (20.63%) IBM
3 10 (7.94%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.56%) EPiServer
5 6 (4.76%) Red Hat
6 4 (3.17%) HP
6 4 (3.17%) VMware
7 2 (1.59%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.59%) Zend
8 1 (0.79%) Google
8 1 (0.79%) hybris
8 1 (0.79%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.79%) SaltStack
Wirral, Merseyside
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + DOA
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
QVC
Posted: 11 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
QVC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Knowsley, Liverpool, UK
QVC
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago