Period
to 23 January 2018

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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 20 27
Rank change year-on-year +5 +7 -8
Permanent jobs citing Java 71 95 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 9.94% 9.59% 7.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.78% 17.40% 14.98%
Number of salaries quoted 48 54 73
Liverpool median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £33,750 £29,225 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,750 £57,500 £67,500
Merseyside median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -5.88%

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 359 546 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 50.28% 55.10% 46.78%
Number of salaries quoted 267 380 270
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £39,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.91% -1.88% +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -2.60%

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 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Java in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Java.

1 31 (43.66%) PHP
2 21 (29.58%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (28.17%) Advertising
3 20 (28.17%) JavaScript
4 17 (23.94%) HTML
4 17 (23.94%) CSS
5 15 (21.13%) Linux
5 15 (21.13%) SDLC
6 14 (19.72%) Front End Development
6 14 (19.72%) Jenkins
6 14 (19.72%) Microsoft Azure
6 14 (19.72%) SQL
6 14 (19.72%) QA
7 12 (16.90%) C++
7 12 (16.90%) MySQL
7 12 (16.90%) RESTful
8 11 (15.49%) Test Automation
8 11 (15.49%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 11 (15.49%) FlexPod
8 11 (15.49%) Re-Platforming
8 11 (15.49%) User Experience
8 11 (15.49%) Microservices
8 11 (15.49%) B2B
8 11 (15.49%) Selenium
9 10 (14.08%) jQuery
9 10 (14.08%) Capita
9 10 (14.08%) CMS
9 10 (14.08%) HTML5
9 10 (14.08%) Sass
9 10 (14.08%) Node.js

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 10 (14.08%) CMS
2 8 (11.27%) Drupal
3 3 (4.23%) Apache
4 2 (2.82%) Kentico
4 2 (2.82%) nginx
4 2 (2.82%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.82%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.82%) WordPress
5 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 8 (11.27%) Magento
2 2 (2.82%) OpenCart
2 2 (2.82%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 14 (19.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.63%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (1.41%) FIX Connectivity
1 1 (1.41%) iSCSI
1 1 (1.41%) Skype
1 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.90%) MySQL
2 8 (11.27%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.45%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.82%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.82%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.41%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.41%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.41%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (19.72%) Jenkins
2 11 (15.49%) Selenium
3 10 (14.08%) Git (software)
4 8 (11.27%) Subversion
5 7 (9.86%) WebDriver
6 6 (8.45%) JMeter
7 5 (7.04%) TeamCity
8 4 (5.63%) SpecFlow
9 2 (2.82%) Bazaar
9 2 (2.82%) Cucumber
9 2 (2.82%) Eclipse
9 2 (2.82%) Mercurial
9 2 (2.82%) PhantomJS
9 2 (2.82%) PHPUnit
10 1 (1.41%) Grunt
10 1 (1.41%) gulp
10 1 (1.41%) Maven
10 1 (1.41%) PhpStorm
General
1 20 (28.17%) Advertising
2 6 (8.45%) Marketing
3 5 (7.04%) Retail
4 2 (2.82%) Back Office
4 2 (2.82%) Finance
4 2 (2.82%) Games
4 2 (2.82%) Russian Language
5 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (40.85%) Developer
2 10 (14.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 10 (14.08%) Senior Developer
3 7 (9.86%) Applications Support
3 7 (9.86%) Java Engineer
3 7 (9.86%) PHP Developer
4 6 (8.45%) Analyst
4 6 (8.45%) Head of Architecture
5 5 (7.04%) Automation Engineer
5 5 (7.04%) Magento Developer
5 5 (7.04%) QA Automation Engineer
5 5 (7.04%) QA Engineer
5 5 (7.04%) Senior Automation Engineer
5 5 (7.04%) Senior Java Engineer
5 5 (7.04%) Senior QA Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) Automation Test Analyst
6 4 (5.63%) Java Architect
6 4 (5.63%) QA Automation Analyst
6 4 (5.63%) QA Test Analyst
6 4 (5.63%) Senior Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (23.94%) CSS
1 17 (23.94%) HTML
2 12 (16.90%) RESTful
3 10 (14.08%) HTML5
3 10 (14.08%) jQuery
3 10 (14.08%) Node.js
3 10 (14.08%) Sass
4 9 (12.68%) Web Services
5 8 (11.27%) Spring
6 7 (9.86%) XML
7 5 (7.04%) CSS3
7 5 (7.04%) J2EE
7 5 (7.04%) SOAP
8 4 (5.63%) Hibernate
8 4 (5.63%) STL
9 3 (4.23%) Laravel
9 3 (4.23%) React
9 3 (4.23%) Redux
9 3 (4.23%) REST
10 2 (2.82%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.49%) FlexPod
1 11 (15.49%) User Experience
2 5 (7.04%) Algorithms
2 5 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.23%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.41%) Fintech
5 1 (1.41%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.41%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.13%) Linux
2 8 (11.27%) Windows
3 4 (5.63%) Unix
4 3 (4.23%) Debian
5 2 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.82%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.41%) Android
6 1 (1.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (29.58%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (21.13%) SDLC
3 14 (19.72%) Front End Development
4 11 (15.49%) B2B
4 11 (15.49%) Microservices
4 11 (15.49%) Re-Platforming
4 11 (15.49%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 11 (15.49%) Test Automation
5 9 (12.68%) DevOps
6 8 (11.27%) Scrum
6 8 (11.27%) TDD
7 7 (9.86%) BDD
8 6 (8.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (7.04%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (7.04%) Kanban
9 5 (7.04%) OOP
9 5 (7.04%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (7.04%) Trend Analysis
9 5 (7.04%) Web Development
10 4 (5.63%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (43.66%) PHP
2 20 (28.17%) JavaScript
3 14 (19.72%) SQL
4 12 (16.90%) C++
5 8 (11.27%) Bash Shell
6 7 (9.86%) Groovy
6 7 (9.86%) Perl
7 6 (8.45%) Python
7 6 (8.45%) Ruby
8 3 (4.23%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.82%) C#
9 2 (2.82%) Scala
9 2 (2.82%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.41%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (5.63%) SC Cleared
1 4 (5.63%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.23%) Degree
3 1 (1.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.41%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (19.72%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.04%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.82%) Docker
3 2 (2.82%) LXC
3 2 (2.82%) Varnish
4 1 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.82%) Grafana
2 2 (2.82%) Graphite
2 2 (2.82%) Graylog
2 2 (2.82%) HAProxy
2 2 (2.82%) Nagios
3 1 (1.41%) CFEngine
3 1 (1.41%) Plesk
3 1 (1.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (14.08%) Capita
2 6 (8.45%) VMware
3 5 (7.04%) Cisco
3 5 (7.04%) Citrix
3 5 (7.04%) F5
4 4 (5.63%) IBM
5 2 (2.82%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.82%) Zend
6 1 (1.41%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.41%) Oracle
6 1 (1.41%) Pegasus
6 1 (1.41%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.41%) Tableau