The table below looks at the statistics for J2SE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2SE over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 118 124 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.059% 0.11% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.24% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £45,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +25.00%
J2SE
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
630 847 818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 37.06% 47.40% 45.39%
Number of salaries quoted 518 682 696
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

J2SE
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing J2SE across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2SE Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

J2SE
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing J2SE across the Cheshire region.

J2SE Salary Trend in Cheshire

J2SE
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2SE within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 1 £42,500 -
J2SE
North West

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing J2SE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited J2SE.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) JUnit
1 8 (100.00%) Subversion
2 7 (87.50%) OO
2 7 (87.50%) OOD
2 7 (87.50%) Android
2 7 (87.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (87.50%) Apple iOS
3 5 (62.50%) Memory Management
3 5 (62.50%) AWT
3 5 (62.50%) HTTP
3 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
3 5 (62.50%) HTTPS
3 5 (62.50%) C
3 5 (62.50%) C++
4 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (25.00%) STB
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
6 1 (12.50%) Spring
6 1 (12.50%) Maven
6 1 (12.50%) MVC
6 1 (12.50%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
6 1 (12.50%) JPA
6 1 (12.50%) Drools
6 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
6 1 (12.50%) Spring Security
6 1 (12.50%) jQuery

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing J2SE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited J2SE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) HTTP
1 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
1 5 (62.50%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) JUnit
1 8 (100.00%) Subversion
2 7 (87.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (12.50%) Ant
3 1 (12.50%) Maven
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 7 (87.50%) Java Applications Developer
2 7 (87.50%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) AWT
2 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
2 1 (12.50%) Spring
2 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Spring Security
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) JPA
2 1 (12.50%) Drools
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) JDBC
2 1 (12.50%) JSP
2 1 (12.50%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) STB
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Android
1 7 (87.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) OO
1 7 (87.50%) OOD
2 5 (62.50%) Memory Management
3 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) C
2 5 (62.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle