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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 25 21 20
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 24 40 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.87% 8.32% 10.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.11% 16.26% 19.17%
Number of salaries quoted 18 35 67
Median salary £32,500 £49,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.34% +20.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £42,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £63,900 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
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
183 246 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 44.74% 51.14% 56.60%
Number of salaries quoted 139 199 340
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,700 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -5 20 £32,500 -35.00% 7
Southport 0 2 - - 1
Wirral 0 1 £52,500 +16.66%
Java
North West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 32 (54.24%) HTML
2 27 (45.76%) JavaScript
3 26 (44.07%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (40.68%) CSS
5 20 (33.90%) .NET
6 18 (30.51%) QA
7 17 (28.81%) C#
7 17 (28.81%) SQL
8 16 (27.12%) HTML5
9 15 (25.42%) Linux
10 13 (22.03%) Web Services
10 13 (22.03%) Git (software)
11 12 (20.34%) JIRA
11 12 (20.34%) Selenium
11 12 (20.34%) Automated Testing
12 11 (18.64%) Subversion
12 11 (18.64%) PHP
12 11 (18.64%) Oracle
12 11 (18.64%) SQL Server
12 11 (18.64%) Degree
13 10 (16.95%) jQuery
13 10 (16.95%) Jenkins
13 10 (16.95%) TDD
13 10 (16.95%) Spring
14 9 (15.25%) Shell Script
14 9 (15.25%) Unix
14 9 (15.25%) Defect Management
14 9 (15.25%) User Acceptance Testing
14 9 (15.25%) Test Scripting
15 8 (13.56%) BDD

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 6 (10.17%) CMS
1 6 (10.17%) IIS
1 6 (10.17%) JBoss
1 6 (10.17%) Umbraco
2 5 (8.47%) K2 blackpearl
2 5 (8.47%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.47%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (8.47%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (5.08%) Apache Pig
3 3 (5.08%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.39%) Mule
4 2 (3.39%) Node.js
4 2 (3.39%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.69%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (8.47%) InfoPath
2 3 (5.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (10.17%) SDL Web 8
2 3 (5.08%) SAP BPC
2 3 (5.08%) SAP CRM
2 3 (5.08%) SAP ERP
2 3 (5.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (5.08%) SAP SCM
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.47%) Office 365
2 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.47%) Intranet
2 1 (1.69%) Firewall
2 1 (1.69%) NAS
2 1 (1.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.78%) Big Data
2 4 (6.78%) Hadoop
3 3 (5.08%) Apache Hive
3 3 (5.08%) Redis
4 2 (3.39%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.69%) MySQL
5 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (22.03%) Git (software)
2 12 (20.34%) JIRA
2 12 (20.34%) Selenium
3 11 (18.64%) Subversion
4 10 (16.95%) Jenkins
5 7 (11.86%) Cucumber
5 7 (11.86%) WebDriver
6 6 (10.17%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (6.78%) Gerrit
7 4 (6.78%) JMeter
7 4 (6.78%) Maven
7 4 (6.78%) Mercurial
8 3 (5.08%) Bugzilla
8 3 (5.08%) Hudson
8 3 (5.08%) LSMW
8 3 (5.08%) Selenium IDE
9 2 (3.39%) Ant
9 2 (3.39%) Eclipse
9 2 (3.39%) Gradle
General
1 6 (10.17%) Finance
1 6 (10.17%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.47%) Marketing
3 4 (6.78%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.08%) Electronics
5 2 (3.39%) Retail
6 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 39 (66.10%) Developer
2 15 (25.42%) Java Developer
3 12 (20.34%) Tester
4 10 (16.95%) Software Developer
5 9 (15.25%) Analyst
6 8 (13.56%) Java Software Developer
6 8 (13.56%) Selenium Tester
7 7 (11.86%) Java Engineer
7 7 (11.86%) QA Tester
8 6 (10.17%) .NET Developer
8 6 (10.17%) QA Analyst
8 6 (10.17%) QA Engineer
8 6 (10.17%) QA Test Analyst
8 6 (10.17%) QA Test Engineer
8 6 (10.17%) Test Engineer
9 5 (8.47%) Administrator
9 5 (8.47%) Automation Tester
9 5 (8.47%) Selenium Test Analyst
9 5 (8.47%) Test Analyst
10 4 (6.78%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (54.24%) HTML
2 24 (40.68%) CSS
3 20 (33.90%) .NET
4 16 (27.12%) HTML5
5 13 (22.03%) Web Services
6 10 (16.95%) jQuery
6 10 (16.95%) Spring
7 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET
7 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 6 (10.17%) XML
8 5 (8.47%) CSS3
8 5 (8.47%) SOAP
9 4 (6.78%) Hibernate
9 4 (6.78%) JSON
9 4 (6.78%) REST
10 3 (5.08%) BAPI
10 3 (5.08%) SAP Smart Forms
10 3 (5.08%) SAP XI
10 3 (5.08%) Struts
10 3 (5.08%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.78%) User Experience
3 3 (5.08%) FMCG
3 3 (5.08%) NHS
4 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.39%) Credit Risk
4 2 (3.39%) e-Learning
4 2 (3.39%) Social Network
5 1 (1.69%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.69%) Fintech
5 1 (1.69%) iPad
5 1 (1.69%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.42%) Linux
2 9 (15.25%) Unix
3 6 (10.17%) Android
3 6 (10.17%) Apple iOS
3 6 (10.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (44.07%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (20.34%) Automated Testing
3 10 (16.95%) TDD
4 9 (15.25%) Defect Management
4 9 (15.25%) Test Scripting
4 9 (15.25%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (13.56%) BDD
5 8 (13.56%) Software Engineering
5 8 (13.56%) Workflow
6 7 (11.86%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (11.86%) OO
7 6 (10.17%) Analytics
7 6 (10.17%) E-Commerce
7 6 (10.17%) Functional Testing
7 6 (10.17%) MVC
7 6 (10.17%) QA Automation
7 6 (10.17%) Regression Testing
7 6 (10.17%) Web Development
8 5 (8.47%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (8.47%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (45.76%) JavaScript
2 17 (28.81%) C#
2 17 (28.81%) SQL
3 11 (18.64%) PHP
4 9 (15.25%) Shell Script
5 5 (8.47%) Ruby
6 4 (6.78%) Objective-C
7 3 (5.08%) ABAP
7 3 (5.08%) SAPscript
8 2 (3.39%) C
8 2 (3.39%) Clojure
8 2 (3.39%) COBOL
8 2 (3.39%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.69%) Perl
9 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (18.64%) Degree
2 3 (5.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.39%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (30.51%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.08%) HDFS
2 2 (3.39%) Docker
3 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (5.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (18.64%) Oracle
2 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.17%) EPiServer
3 6 (10.17%) SAP
4 5 (8.47%) Nintex
5 2 (3.39%) ATG
5 2 (3.39%) HP
5 2 (3.39%) Telerik
6 1 (1.69%) Citrix
6 1 (1.69%) VMware
Liverpool, Merseyside
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £37000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southport
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 14 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
Amaze
Salary: + great benefits package
Posted: 21 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £17000 - £23000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago