The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birkenhead with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Merseyside / Birkenhead
Rank - 7 3
Permanent jobs citing Java 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birkenhead - 7.69% 28.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 12.50% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birkenhead with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Birkenhead
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 13 8 3
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birkenhead 92.86% 61.54% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 3
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Birkenhead

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birkenhead citing Java as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Birkenhead

Java
Salary Trend in Birkenhead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java in Birkenhead.

Salary trend for Java in Birkenhead