The table below looks at the statistics for the Java/J2EE Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank - 64 67
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 0 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.49% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.50% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 8
Average salary - £32,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -21.47%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -5.88%
Java/J2EE Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
586 600 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 94.36% 97.09% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 478 524 574
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer in the job title across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java/J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the Merseyside region.

Java/J2EE Developer Salary Trend in Merseyside

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Scala
1 2 (100.00%) BDD

Java/J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Scala