The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £28,750 in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Java Developer
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 62 51 52
Rank change year-on-year -11 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 5 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.91% 1.51% 1.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 1.55% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 6
Median salary £28,750 £32,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.15% -18.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £32,000 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 503 452 484
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 91.62% 97.62% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 374 368 355
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Merseyside

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Java Developer in Merseyside

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Merseyside over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Merseyside

Java Developer
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -2 3 £37,500 +17.18% 2
St Helens - 2 £25,000 - 1
Java Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) BDD
4 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
4 2 (40.00%) Open Source
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (40.00%) React
4 2 (40.00%) Kafka
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) J2EE
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) MVC
4 2 (40.00%) Python
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Marketing
5 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (20.00%) Selenium
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (20.00%) Spring
5 1 (20.00%) SOA

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) J2EE
1 2 (40.00%) Kafka
1 2 (40.00%) React
2 1 (20.00%) Dropwizard
2 1 (20.00%) Ember.js
2 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) Spring Boot
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) SOA
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
St. Helens, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Sanderson
Posted: 5 days ago