The median annual salary for a Java Developer was - in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
North West / Merseyside
Rank - 54 61
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 0 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside - 1.64% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.67% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 1
Median salary - £52,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +54.41%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% +2.27%  

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 537 479 468
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 94.71% 97.96% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 450 395 375
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £66,500 £57,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 12 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (50.00%) J2EE
4 6 (50.00%) Ant
4 6 (50.00%) JUnit
4 6 (50.00%) Windows
4 6 (50.00%) Tomcat
4 6 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 5 (41.67%) Spring
6 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (25.00%) CMS
6 3 (25.00%) EPiServer
7 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 1 (8.33%) C#
8 1 (8.33%) HTML
8 1 (8.33%) CSS
8 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
8 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
8 1 (8.33%) Scrum
8 1 (8.33%) Python
8 1 (8.33%) Kanban
8 1 (8.33%) JPA
8 1 (8.33%) Android
8 1 (8.33%) Scala
8 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
8 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (8.33%) Degree
8 1 (8.33%) iBATIS

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 6 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (25.00%) CMS
2 3 (25.00%) EPiServer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Ant
1 6 (50.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) J2EE
2 5 (41.67%) Spring
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) CSS3
3 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) HTML5
3 1 (8.33%) iBATIS
3 1 (8.33%) Java EE
3 1 (8.33%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
1 6 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (8.33%) Android
2 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) BDD
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Kanban
3 1 (8.33%) Low Latency
3 1 (8.33%) Pair Programming
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Liverpool, Merseyside
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £26722.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Flexible Working
Posted: 5 days ago