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

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 29 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 31 47 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 6.55% 9.22% 10.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.29% 19.11% 19.44%
Number of salaries quoted 25 34 65
Median salary £32,500 £49,250 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.01% +18.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £55,000 £62,100
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
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
217 246 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 45.88% 48.24% 54.63%
Number of salaries quoted 175 201 328
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,346 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.36% -

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 1 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 1 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 -9 24 £32,500 -35.00% 9
Southport 0 3 - - 3
Wirral -2 2 £34,000 -24.44% 3
Birkenhead - 2 £30,750 -
Java
North West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 1 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 36 (57.14%) HTML
2 31 (49.21%) JavaScript
3 28 (44.44%) .NET
3 28 (44.44%) CSS
4 25 (39.68%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (34.92%) C#
6 20 (31.75%) SQL
6 20 (31.75%) HTML5
7 16 (25.40%) Git (software)
7 16 (25.40%) SQL Server
7 16 (25.40%) Subversion
8 13 (20.63%) Linux
9 12 (19.05%) Web Services
9 12 (19.05%) Oracle
9 12 (19.05%) Microsoft
9 12 (19.05%) QA
9 12 (19.05%) jQuery
10 11 (17.46%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (17.46%) PHP
10 11 (17.46%) Unix
11 10 (15.87%) ASP.NET
11 10 (15.87%) IIS
11 10 (15.87%) SDL Web 8
11 10 (15.87%) CMS
11 10 (15.87%) MVC
11 10 (15.87%) Spring
11 10 (15.87%) Umbraco
11 10 (15.87%) EPiServer
11 10 (15.87%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (15.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms

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 (15.87%) CMS
1 10 (15.87%) IIS
1 10 (15.87%) Umbraco
2 6 (9.52%) JBoss
3 5 (7.94%) K2 blackpearl
3 5 (7.94%) SharePoint
3 5 (7.94%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (7.94%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (4.76%) Apache Pig
4 3 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (3.17%) Mule
6 1 (1.59%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (7.94%) InfoPath
2 2 (3.17%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (15.87%) SDL Web 8
2 3 (4.76%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (4.76%) SAP BPC
2 3 (4.76%) SAP CRM
2 3 (4.76%) SAP ERP
2 3 (4.76%) SAP SCM
3 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) Office 365
2 2 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.94%) Intranet
2 1 (1.59%) Firewall
2 1 (1.59%) NAS
2 1 (1.59%) SAN
2 1 (1.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.40%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.35%) Big Data
2 4 (6.35%) Hadoop
3 3 (4.76%) Apache Hive
3 3 (4.76%) Redis
4 2 (3.17%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.17%) MySQL
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (25.40%) Git (software)
1 16 (25.40%) Subversion
2 10 (15.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (14.29%) JIRA
3 9 (14.29%) Selenium
4 7 (11.11%) Jenkins
5 6 (9.52%) Cucumber
5 6 (9.52%) WebDriver
6 3 (4.76%) Ant
6 3 (4.76%) Bugzilla
6 3 (4.76%) Eclipse
6 3 (4.76%) Gerrit
6 3 (4.76%) Hudson
6 3 (4.76%) JMeter
6 3 (4.76%) LSMW
6 3 (4.76%) Maven
6 3 (4.76%) Mercurial
6 3 (4.76%) Selenium IDE
General
1 5 (7.94%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Marketing
2 4 (6.35%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.17%) Games
3 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.17%) Retail
4 1 (1.59%) Electronics
4 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 44 (69.84%) Developer
2 15 (23.81%) Java Developer
3 12 (19.05%) Software Developer
4 10 (15.87%) .NET Developer
5 9 (14.29%) Tester
6 8 (12.70%) Analyst
6 8 (12.70%) Java Software Developer
7 5 (7.94%) Automation Tester
7 5 (7.94%) Selenium Tester
7 5 (7.94%) Systems Developer
8 4 (6.35%) Big Data Developer
8 4 (6.35%) Business Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) QA Tester
9 3 (4.76%) ABAP Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Administrator
9 3 (4.76%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Senior SharePoint Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Senior Tester
9 3 (4.76%) Test Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (57.14%) HTML
2 28 (44.44%) .NET
2 28 (44.44%) CSS
3 20 (31.75%) HTML5
4 12 (19.05%) jQuery
4 12 (19.05%) Web Services
5 10 (15.87%) ASP.NET
5 10 (15.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 10 (15.87%) Spring
6 8 (12.70%) SOAP
7 6 (9.52%) REST
8 5 (7.94%) CSS3
8 5 (7.94%) XML
9 4 (6.35%) Hibernate
10 3 (4.76%) BAPI
10 3 (4.76%) SAP Smart Forms
10 3 (4.76%) SAP XI
10 3 (4.76%) WSDL
10 3 (4.76%) XHTML
10 3 (4.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.76%) Credit Risk
2 3 (4.76%) FMCG
2 3 (4.76%) iPad
3 2 (3.17%) e-Learning
3 2 (3.17%) NHS
3 2 (3.17%) Social Network
3 2 (3.17%) User Experience
4 1 (1.59%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.59%) Fintech
4 1 (1.59%) Life Science
4 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.63%) Linux
2 11 (17.46%) Unix
3 7 (11.11%) Windows
4 5 (7.94%) Android
5 4 (6.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.68%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (17.46%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (15.87%) MVC
4 9 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 9 (14.29%) TDD
5 8 (12.70%) Software Engineering
6 7 (11.11%) BDD
6 7 (11.11%) OO
7 6 (9.52%) Defect Management
7 6 (9.52%) Test Scripting
7 6 (9.52%) Web Development
8 5 (7.94%) Analytics
8 5 (7.94%) Document Management
8 5 (7.94%) Open Source
8 5 (7.94%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (7.94%) Workflow
9 4 (6.35%) E-Commerce
10 3 (4.76%) CRM
10 3 (4.76%) ERP
10 3 (4.76%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 31 (49.21%) JavaScript
2 22 (34.92%) C#
3 20 (31.75%) SQL
4 11 (17.46%) PHP
5 6 (9.52%) Shell Script
6 4 (6.35%) Ruby
7 3 (4.76%) ABAP
7 3 (4.76%) SAPscript
8 2 (3.17%) C
8 2 (3.17%) Clojure
8 2 (3.17%) COBOL
8 2 (3.17%) Objective-C
8 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.17%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.59%) Perl
9 1 (1.59%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.05%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.94%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (4.76%) HDFS
3 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (19.05%) Microsoft
1 12 (19.05%) Oracle
2 10 (15.87%) EPiServer
3 5 (7.94%) Nintex
4 4 (6.35%) SAP
5 2 (3.17%) ATG
5 2 (3.17%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (3.17%) VMware
6 1 (1.59%) Citrix
Liverpool, Merseyside
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + pension + flextime
Posted: Yesterday
Wirral
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wirral, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + huge benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
RMI International
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £47000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool
Newton Blue
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Merseyside
360 Resourcing
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
QVC
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Crosby Perrin Business Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago