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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
North West / Merseyside
Rank 35 18 23
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java 36 56 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 6.04% 10.61% 9.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.00% 21.62% 17.67%
Number of salaries quoted 31 35 42
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

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
360 259 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 60.40% 49.05% 55.46%
Number of salaries quoted 301 199 199
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 29 £40,000 - 1
Wirral - 4 £30,000 -
Java
North West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 51 (46.36%) J2EE
2 43 (39.09%) Security Cleared
3 41 (37.27%) SC Cleared
3 41 (37.27%) Analytical Skills
4 39 (35.45%) Oracle
4 39 (35.45%) Web Services
5 38 (34.55%) SQL
6 26 (23.64%) WebLogic
7 24 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (21.82%) Unit Testing
8 22 (20.00%) IBM
9 20 (18.18%) Scrum
10 19 (17.27%) Data Management
10 19 (17.27%) XML
10 19 (17.27%) Master Data Management
10 19 (17.27%) Algorithms
11 18 (16.36%) LDAP
12 17 (15.45%) JDeveloper
12 17 (15.45%) WebCenter
13 16 (14.55%) CSS
13 16 (14.55%) HTML
13 16 (14.55%) JavaScript
13 16 (14.55%) MySQL
13 16 (14.55%) .NET
14 15 (13.64%) C#
14 15 (13.64%) Windows
14 15 (13.64%) jQuery
15 14 (12.73%) Linux
15 14 (12.73%) SQL Server
15 14 (12.73%) Python

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 26 (23.64%) WebLogic
2 12 (10.91%) Tomcat
3 9 (8.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 8 (7.27%) WebLogic Portal
5 7 (6.36%) CMS
6 6 (5.45%) Drupal
6 6 (5.45%) WordPress
7 5 (4.55%) Apache
8 4 (3.64%) IIS
9 3 (2.73%) JBoss
9 3 (2.73%) Mule
10 1 (0.91%) Apache ServiceMix
10 1 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (2.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.73%) Magento
1 3 (2.73%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.82%) OpenCart
2 2 (1.82%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.64%) GitHub
3 3 (2.73%) Office 365
4 2 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.82%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.91%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.91%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (16.36%) LDAP
2 3 (2.73%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.82%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.91%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.55%) MySQL
2 14 (12.73%) SQL Server
3 8 (7.27%) MongoDB
4 5 (4.55%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.73%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.73%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (2.73%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (2.73%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 3 (2.73%) Oracle9i Database
6 2 (1.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.91%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.91%) Big Data
7 1 (0.91%) MaxDB
7 1 (0.91%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 17 (15.45%) JDeveloper
2 8 (7.27%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.45%) Ant
3 6 (5.45%) JUnit
3 6 (5.45%) Subversion
4 4 (3.64%) Bitbucket
4 4 (3.64%) JIRA
5 3 (2.73%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.73%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (2.73%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.82%) Bazaar
6 2 (1.82%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.82%) PhantomJS
6 2 (1.82%) PHPUnit
General
1 13 (11.82%) Advertising
2 7 (6.36%) Finance
3 4 (3.64%) Banking
3 4 (3.64%) Games
4 3 (2.73%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 68 (61.82%) Developer
2 18 (16.36%) Java Developer
3 17 (15.45%) WebCenter Developer
4 11 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 11 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (9.09%) Administrator
5 10 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
6 9 (8.18%) Web Content Developer
7 8 (7.27%) Analyst
7 8 (7.27%) Portal Developer
7 8 (7.27%) Software Developer
8 7 (6.36%) Agile Developer
8 7 (6.36%) Agile Java Developer
8 7 (6.36%) Programmer
8 7 (6.36%) Software Programmer
9 4 (3.64%) HPUX Engineer
9 4 (3.64%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 4 (3.64%) Senior Agile Developer
9 4 (3.64%) Senior Agile Java Developer
9 4 (3.64%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (46.36%) J2EE
2 39 (35.45%) Web Services
3 19 (17.27%) XML
4 17 (15.45%) WebCenter
5 16 (14.55%) .NET
5 16 (14.55%) CSS
5 16 (14.55%) HTML
6 15 (13.64%) jQuery
7 11 (10.00%) AngularJS
7 11 (10.00%) Node.js
7 11 (10.00%) Spring
8 9 (8.18%) SAML
9 8 (7.27%) Ajax
9 8 (7.27%) JSP
9 8 (7.27%) Oracle ADF
9 8 (7.27%) Servlets
10 6 (5.45%) Laravel
11 5 (4.55%) Java EE
12 4 (3.64%) iBATIS
12 4 (3.64%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 41 (37.27%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (17.27%) Algorithms
3 6 (5.45%) NHS
4 3 (2.73%) Data Integration
4 3 (2.73%) iPad
4 3 (2.73%) User Experience
5 2 (1.82%) iSeries
6 1 (0.91%) Blockchain
6 1 (0.91%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.91%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.91%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.64%) Windows
2 14 (12.73%) Linux
3 8 (7.27%) Unix
4 6 (5.45%) CentOS
4 6 (5.45%) Windows 7
5 5 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (4.55%) Windows Server
6 4 (3.64%) Fedora
6 4 (3.64%) HPUX
6 4 (3.64%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.82%) Android
8 1 (0.91%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.91%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (21.82%) Unit Testing
2 20 (18.18%) Scrum
3 19 (17.27%) Data Management
3 19 (17.27%) Master Data Management
4 13 (11.82%) Kanban
5 12 (10.91%) SOA
6 11 (10.00%) DevOps
7 10 (9.09%) TDD
7 10 (9.09%) Web Development
8 9 (8.18%) Migration
8 9 (8.18%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (7.27%) Mentoring
9 8 (7.27%) OO
10 7 (6.36%) Knowledge Management
10 7 (6.36%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (3.64%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (3.64%) OOP
11 4 (3.64%) Requirements Analysis
11 4 (3.64%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 38 (34.55%) SQL
2 16 (14.55%) JavaScript
3 15 (13.64%) C#
4 14 (12.73%) Python
5 11 (10.00%) Perl
6 10 (9.09%) PHP
7 9 (8.18%) Bash Shell
8 8 (7.27%) C++
8 8 (7.27%) PowerShell
8 8 (7.27%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 7 (6.36%) Ruby
10 5 (4.55%) Shell Script
11 4 (3.64%) Bourne shell
11 4 (3.64%) Korn
12 3 (2.73%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.82%) Go
13 2 (1.82%) Scala
13 2 (1.82%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.91%) ABAP
14 1 (0.91%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 43 (39.09%) Security Cleared
2 41 (37.27%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.73%) Degree
4 2 (1.82%) ISEB
4 2 (1.82%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.73%) HL7
1 3 (2.73%) SLA
2 1 (0.91%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (8.18%) Oracle Identity Management
1 9 (8.18%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 8 (7.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (5.45%) Puppet
4 2 (1.82%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.82%) Terraform
5 1 (0.91%) Ansible
5 1 (0.91%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.91%) Mesos
5 1 (0.91%) Rancher
5 1 (0.91%) rkt
Vendors
1 39 (35.45%) Oracle
2 22 (20.00%) IBM
3 8 (7.27%) Microsoft
4 6 (5.45%) Red Hat
5 5 (4.55%) EPiServer
6 4 (3.64%) HP
7 3 (2.73%) VMware
8 2 (1.82%) JD Edwards
8 2 (1.82%) Zend
9 1 (0.91%) Google
9 1 (0.91%) hybris
9 1 (0.91%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.91%) Pegasus
9 1 (0.91%) Perforce
9 1 (0.91%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.91%) SAP
9 1 (0.91%) WSO2
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