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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 91 59 29
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 35 57 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.82% 3.58% 6.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.95% 3.82% 7.15%
Number of salaries quoted 32 55 139
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,800 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
1798 1491 2041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 93.60% 93.71% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1456 1223 1691
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 2014. 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
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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 17 £32,500 -23.52% 6
Warrington -31 4 £40,000 +17.64%
Crewe -1 3 £42,500 -
Northwich +4 2 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Wilmslow - 2 £42,500 -
Knutsford - 1 £50,000 - 1
Java Developer
North West

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 61 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (62.30%) SQL
3 37 (60.66%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (60.66%) Spring
4 29 (47.54%) TDD
5 25 (40.98%) Oracle
5 25 (40.98%) Hibernate
6 22 (36.07%) JavaScript
7 20 (32.79%) JUnit
7 20 (32.79%) JPA
8 19 (31.15%) HTML
8 19 (31.15%) Tomcat
9 18 (29.51%) Java EE
9 18 (29.51%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (27.87%) RESTful
11 16 (26.23%) J2EE
11 16 (26.23%) JDBC
11 16 (26.23%) JSON
12 14 (22.95%) Open Source
13 13 (21.31%) CSS
13 13 (21.31%) Eclipse
14 12 (19.67%) Web Services
14 12 (19.67%) HTTP
14 12 (19.67%) Software Engineering
14 12 (19.67%) JIRA
15 11 (18.03%) JSP
15 11 (18.03%) XML
15 11 (18.03%) UNIX
16 10 (16.39%) SQL Server
16 10 (16.39%) Servlets

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 19 (31.15%) Tomcat
2 7 (11.48%) WebSphere
3 6 (9.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 6 (9.84%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (6.56%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (3.28%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.64%) Node.js
6 1 (1.64%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.64%) Jetty
6 1 (1.64%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Office
1 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.67%) HTTP
2 5 (8.20%) TCP/IP
2 5 (8.20%) HTTPS
2 5 (8.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.39%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.75%) MySQL
2 9 (14.75%) Relational Database
3 8 (13.11%) MongoDB
4 7 (11.48%) NoSQL
4 7 (11.48%) Informix
4 7 (11.48%) RDBMS
5 4 (6.56%) Redis
6 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.64%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.64%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.64%) DB2
Development Applications
1 20 (32.79%) JUnit
2 13 (21.31%) Eclipse
3 12 (19.67%) JIRA
4 10 (16.39%) Selenium
4 10 (16.39%) Cucumber
5 9 (14.75%) Maven
5 9 (14.75%) Git (software)
6 6 (9.84%) Mockito
6 6 (9.84%) Introscope
6 6 (9.84%) Jenkins
7 4 (6.56%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (6.56%) Ant
7 4 (6.56%) Jasmine
7 4 (6.56%) Subversion
8 1 (1.64%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.64%) Gradle
General
1 6 (9.84%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Retail
3 1 (1.64%) Electronics
3 1 (1.64%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (60.66%) Spring
2 25 (40.98%) Hibernate
3 20 (32.79%) JPA
4 19 (31.15%) HTML
5 18 (29.51%) Java EE
6 17 (27.87%) RESTful
7 16 (26.23%) JSON
7 16 (26.23%) J2EE
7 16 (26.23%) JDBC
8 13 (21.31%) CSS
9 12 (19.67%) Web Services
10 11 (18.03%) XML
10 11 (18.03%) JSP
11 10 (16.39%) Servlets
12 8 (13.11%) Struts
12 8 (13.11%) Spring MVC
12 8 (13.11%) Java SE
12 8 (13.11%) jQuery
13 7 (11.48%) JAX-RS
14 6 (9.84%) PowerMock
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.95%) Open Source
2 9 (14.75%) Computer Science
3 7 (11.48%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.64%) PDA
4 1 (1.64%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.03%) UNIX
2 9 (14.75%) Windows
3 7 (11.48%) Android
4 5 (8.20%) Linux
5 3 (4.92%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.64%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (60.66%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (47.54%) TDD
3 18 (29.51%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (19.67%) Software Engineering
5 10 (16.39%) OO
5 10 (16.39%) E-Commerce
6 9 (14.75%) MVC
7 6 (9.84%) OOD
7 6 (9.84%) BDD
7 6 (9.84%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (4.92%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.92%) OOP
8 3 (4.92%) Unit Testing
8 3 (4.92%) Memory Management
9 2 (3.28%) Web Development
9 2 (3.28%) Refactoring
9 2 (3.28%) UML
9 2 (3.28%) Scrum
10 1 (1.64%) Pair Programming
10 1 (1.64%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (62.30%) SQL
3 22 (36.07%) JavaScript
4 7 (11.48%) PL/SQL
5 6 (9.84%) C
5 6 (9.84%) C++
6 2 (3.28%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.75%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (40.98%) Oracle
2 7 (11.48%) JBoss
3 6 (9.84%) IBM
3 6 (9.84%) Compuware
3 6 (9.84%) HP
3 6 (9.84%) Perforce
4 1 (1.64%) Sybase
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