The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 81 93 63
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 39 32 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.27% 1.79% 3.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.41% 1.84% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 30 25 63
Average salary £43,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £29,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Java Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1621 1736 1743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.24% 96.93% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1235 1268 1359
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £51,600 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Java Developer Salary Trend in Cheshire

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Java Developer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Crewe +6 14 £44,000 +8.64%
Chester +15 8 £42,500 -2.85% 6
Warrington +11 6 £47,500 +41.79% 5
Wilmslow - 3 £52,500 -
Knutsford -9 1 £40,000 +6.66%
Java Developer
North West

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title.

1 89 (98.89%) Java
2 44 (48.89%) J2EE
3 42 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (45.56%) Oracle
5 39 (43.33%) Spring
6 34 (37.78%) JUnit
7 33 (36.67%) JavaScript
8 31 (34.44%) Hibernate
9 28 (31.11%) HTML
10 26 (28.89%) Git (software)
11 25 (27.78%) Web Services
12 21 (23.33%) SQL
13 20 (22.22%) Java EE
14 18 (20.00%) jQuery
14 18 (20.00%) Tomcat
15 17 (18.89%) MySQL
15 17 (18.89%) TDD
16 16 (17.78%) Scrum
16 16 (17.78%) Eclipse
17 15 (16.67%) HTTP
17 15 (16.67%) XML
17 15 (16.67%) JSP
17 15 (16.67%) Degree
17 15 (16.67%) REST
18 14 (15.56%) Selenium
18 14 (15.56%) Middleware
19 13 (14.44%) SOAP
19 13 (14.44%) CSS
19 13 (14.44%) Finance
19 13 (14.44%) JIRA

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 12 (13.33%) WebSphere
3 8 (8.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 8 (8.89%) Apache
4 6 (6.67%) IIS
5 5 (5.56%) JBoss
5 5 (5.56%) Apache Solr
6 4 (4.44%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (4.44%) SharePoint
7 3 (3.33%) WebLogic
7 3 (3.33%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (1.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (3.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (3.33%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.78%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.67%) HTTP
2 7 (7.78%) HTTPS
3 6 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.44%) Wireless
5 2 (2.22%) OpenLDAP
5 2 (2.22%) SSL
5 2 (2.22%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.89%) MySQL
2 10 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 8 (8.89%) Oracle Database
3 8 (8.89%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (5.56%) JasperReports
4 5 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.56%) Big Data
5 2 (2.22%) Redis
5 2 (2.22%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.22%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.11%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 34 (37.78%) JUnit
2 26 (28.89%) Git (software)
3 16 (17.78%) Eclipse
4 14 (15.56%) Selenium
5 13 (14.44%) JIRA
6 9 (10.00%) Subversion
7 8 (8.89%) Maven
7 8 (8.89%) Ant
8 7 (7.78%) Jenkins
9 6 (6.67%) Cucumber
9 6 (6.67%) TestNG
9 6 (6.67%) SoapUI
9 6 (6.67%) JMeter
10 5 (5.56%) MyEclipse
11 3 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (2.22%) IntelliJ
13 1 (1.11%) JDeveloper
13 1 (1.11%) Karma Test Runner
13 1 (1.11%) Jasmine
General
1 13 (14.44%) Finance
2 8 (8.89%) Retail
3 4 (4.44%) Financial Institution
3 4 (4.44%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.44%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (48.89%) J2EE
2 39 (43.33%) Spring
3 31 (34.44%) Hibernate
4 28 (31.11%) HTML
5 25 (27.78%) Web Services
6 20 (22.22%) Java EE
7 18 (20.00%) jQuery
8 15 (16.67%) XML
8 15 (16.67%) JSP
8 15 (16.67%) REST
9 14 (15.56%) Middleware
10 13 (14.44%) SOAP
10 13 (14.44%) CSS
11 12 (13.33%) JPA
12 9 (10.00%) JDBC
12 9 (10.00%) Struts
12 9 (10.00%) J2SE
13 8 (8.89%) RESTful
13 8 (8.89%) JSON
13 8 (8.89%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.89%) Client/Server
2 7 (7.78%) Algorithms
2 7 (7.78%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.56%) Telematics
4 4 (4.44%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.22%) Open Source
5 2 (2.22%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.22%) STB
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.00%) Apple iOS
1 9 (10.00%) Android
2 6 (6.67%) Linux
3 5 (5.56%) UNIX
4 4 (4.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (18.89%) TDD
3 16 (17.78%) Scrum
4 12 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 11 (12.22%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (11.11%) MVC
6 10 (11.11%) OO
7 8 (8.89%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (8.89%) OOD
8 7 (7.78%) Unit Testing
8 7 (7.78%) Software Engineering
8 7 (7.78%) Change Management
9 6 (6.67%) Memory Management
9 6 (6.67%) BDD
9 6 (6.67%) DevOps
10 5 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
11 4 (4.44%) Web Application Development
11 4 (4.44%) Customer Engagement
11 4 (4.44%) Risk Management
11 4 (4.44%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 89 (98.89%) Java
2 33 (36.67%) JavaScript
3 21 (23.33%) SQL
4 9 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 6 (6.67%) C
5 6 (6.67%) C++
6 5 (5.56%) T-SQL
6 5 (5.56%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 15 (16.67%) Degree
2 8 (8.89%) SC Cleared
2 8 (8.89%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.11%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.67%) Hyper-V
1 6 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.56%) Docker
Vendors
1 41 (45.56%) Oracle
2 6 (6.67%) VMware
2 6 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.56%) IBM
4 4 (4.44%) Sybase
5 2 (2.22%) Jaspersoft
5 2 (2.22%) SAP
6 1 (1.11%) Adobe
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