Period
to 21 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £51,500 in advertised job vacancies in Liverpool during the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Developer
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 76 73
Rank change year-on-year +22 -3 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 20 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 2.95% 0.38% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.99% 0.41% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 4
Liverpool median annual salary £51,500 £37,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.33% -40.00% +43.68%
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,000 £34,450
90th Percentile £57,250 £43,000 £80,000
Merseyside median annual salary £51,500 £32,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +58.46% -38.10% +50.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies in Liverpool with a recognized job title 668 727 772
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.67% 92.85% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 529 556 623
Liverpool median annual salary £40,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% -6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £64,000 £62,500 £57,500
Merseyside median annual salary £40,349 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +0.87% +3.90% -3.75%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

Job postings that featured Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Liverpool.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Liverpool

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for Java Developer in Liverpool

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Liverpool over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Liverpool

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Liverpool region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (70.00%) Spring
3 12 (60.00%) SQL
4 10 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 10 (50.00%) React
5 9 (45.00%) Linux
6 8 (40.00%) Test Automation
6 8 (40.00%) NoSQL
6 8 (40.00%) Front End Development
6 8 (40.00%) Build Automation
7 7 (35.00%) Logistics
7 7 (35.00%) Capita
7 7 (35.00%) Hibernate
8 5 (25.00%) Workflow
8 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
8 5 (25.00%) SOA
8 5 (25.00%) HTML
8 5 (25.00%) Web Services
8 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 5 (25.00%) CSS
8 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (25.00%) Scrum
8 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
8 5 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (25.00%) Deployment Automation
9 4 (20.00%) Kafka
9 4 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (20.00%) Spring Boot
9 4 (20.00%) Mentoring

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 1 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (15.00%) Big Data
4 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.00%) MySQL
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (10.00%) Games
1 2 (10.00%) Law
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) Spring
2 10 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 10 (50.00%) React
3 7 (35.00%) Hibernate
4 5 (25.00%) CSS
4 5 (25.00%) HTML
4 5 (25.00%) Web Services
5 4 (20.00%) JSF
5 4 (20.00%) Kafka
5 4 (20.00%) Spring Boot
5 4 (20.00%) Struts
6 3 (15.00%) Apache Axis
6 3 (15.00%) RESTful
7 2 (10.00%) Express
7 2 (10.00%) jQuery
7 2 (10.00%) Node.js
8 1 (5.00%) JAX-WS
8 1 (5.00%) REST
8 1 (5.00%) WebCenter
8 1 (5.00%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (5.00%) Online Games
4 1 (5.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Build Automation
1 8 (40.00%) Front End Development
1 8 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (35.00%) Logistics
3 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (25.00%) Deployment Automation
3 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (25.00%) Scrum
3 5 (25.00%) SOA
3 5 (25.00%) Workflow
4 4 (20.00%) B2C
4 4 (20.00%) Coaching
4 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (20.00%) TDD
5 3 (15.00%) Fault Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Information Architecture
5 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (60.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.00%) XPath
4 1 (5.00%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Capita
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle