Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 6 months to 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 38 15 22
Rank change year-on-year -23 +7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 23 68 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 4.13% 9.62% 9.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.43% 19.15% 17.50%
Number of salaries quoted 19 48 54
Liverpool median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £35,029 £33,750 £29,225
90th Percentile £57,500 £75,750 £57,500
Merseyside median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% -

Java is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 244 355 543
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 43.81% 50.21% 55.02%
Number of salaries quoted 197 266 378
Liverpool median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +3.90% -3.75%
10th Percentile £29,450 £27,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Liverpool.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Liverpool

Java
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for Java in Liverpool

Java
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Liverpool over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Java in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Java.

1 16 (69.57%) E-Commerce
2 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (52.17%) Linux
3 12 (52.17%) Unix
3 12 (52.17%) Selenium
3 12 (52.17%) Test Automation
3 12 (52.17%) Cucumber
3 12 (52.17%) Gherkin
4 11 (47.83%) Windows
4 11 (47.83%) SQL
5 10 (43.48%) SoapUI
5 10 (43.48%) Manual Testing
5 10 (43.48%) JIRA
5 10 (43.48%) QA
6 9 (39.13%) TeamCity
6 9 (39.13%) Git (software)
6 9 (39.13%) Jenkins
6 9 (39.13%) CA Agile Central
6 9 (39.13%) HP UFT
6 9 (39.13%) Mainframe
6 9 (39.13%) Subversion
6 9 (39.13%) Bugzilla
7 6 (26.09%) Scrum
7 6 (26.09%) Microservices
7 6 (26.09%) REST
7 6 (26.09%) BDD
8 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
8 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (21.74%) Mockito
8 5 (21.74%) iPad

Java
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 (4.35%) JBoss
1 1 (4.35%) Liferay
1 1 (4.35%) SAS
1 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) Ingres
2 2 (8.70%) MS Access
2 2 (8.70%) MySQL
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Cucumber
1 12 (52.17%) Selenium
2 10 (43.48%) JIRA
2 10 (43.48%) SoapUI
3 9 (39.13%) Bugzilla
3 9 (39.13%) Git (software)
3 9 (39.13%) HP UFT
3 9 (39.13%) Jenkins
3 9 (39.13%) Subversion
3 9 (39.13%) TeamCity
4 5 (21.74%) Mockito
5 1 (4.35%) JMeter
5 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (8.70%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Back Office
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Analyst
1 6 (26.09%) Automation Tester
1 6 (26.09%) Developer
1 6 (26.09%) Manual Tester
1 6 (26.09%) QA Automation Tester
1 6 (26.09%) QA Manual Tester
1 6 (26.09%) QA Tester
1 6 (26.09%) Software QA Tester
1 6 (26.09%) Software Tester
1 6 (26.09%) Tester
1 6 (26.09%) Web Automation Tester
1 6 (26.09%) Web Tester
2 5 (21.74%) Java Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Senior Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Quality Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Software Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Applications Support
4 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) Gherkin
2 6 (26.09%) REST
3 5 (21.74%) Spring
4 3 (13.04%) .NET
5 1 (4.35%) Android SDK
5 1 (4.35%) J2EE
5 1 (4.35%) Java EE
5 1 (4.35%) Nightwatchjs
5 1 (4.35%) React Native
5 1 (4.35%) SOAP
5 1 (4.35%) Web Services
5 1 (4.35%) WebSockets
5 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Mainframe
2 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (21.74%) iPad
3 1 (4.35%) APACS
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Linux
1 12 (52.17%) Unix
2 11 (47.83%) Windows
3 1 (4.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) E-Commerce
2 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (52.17%) Test Automation
4 10 (43.48%) Manual Testing
5 6 (26.09%) BDD
5 6 (26.09%) Microservices
5 6 (26.09%) Scrum
6 5 (21.74%) B2B
6 5 (21.74%) B2C
6 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (21.74%) Pair Programming
6 5 (21.74%) TDD
6 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (8.70%) Data Security
8 2 (8.70%) Due Diligence
8 2 (8.70%) SDLC
8 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
9 1 (4.35%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) Groovy
2 5 (21.74%) Java 8
3 3 (13.04%) C++
4 2 (8.70%) C#
4 2 (8.70%) Python
4 2 (8.70%) VB
4 2 (8.70%) VBA
5 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.35%) Kotlin
5 1 (4.35%) PHP
5 1 (4.35%) R
5 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.35%) CISSP
2 1 (4.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (43.48%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) Actionable Recommendations
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) CA Agile Central
2 5 (21.74%) Oracle
3 2 (8.70%) Sybase
4 1 (4.35%) Google