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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 66 49 64
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 51 68 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.83% 4.35% 4.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.02% 4.66% 4.54%
Number of salaries quoted 47 64 84
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1691 1459 2006
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 93.84% 93.29% 95.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1404 1133 1687
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,000 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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
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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 -4 14 £47,500 +26.66% 3
Northwich - 8 £40,000 -
Runcorn - 8 £39,000 -
Crewe +16 4 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Wilmslow - 3 £45,000 -
Warrington -4 2 £35,750 -31.90% 1
Java Developer
North West

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 84 (100.00%) Java
2 41 (48.81%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (42.86%) J2EE
3 36 (42.86%) Oracle
4 34 (40.48%) Git (software)
5 32 (38.10%) Spring
6 30 (35.71%) JUnit
7 27 (32.14%) JavaScript
8 23 (27.38%) Web Services
9 21 (25.00%) HTML
9 21 (25.00%) Hibernate
10 20 (23.81%) JSP
11 19 (22.62%) XML
11 19 (22.62%) TDD
11 19 (22.62%) JIRA
12 18 (21.43%) HTTP
13 17 (20.24%) Tomcat
14 16 (19.05%) OO
14 16 (19.05%) SQL
14 16 (19.05%) MVC
15 15 (17.86%) JDBC
15 15 (17.86%) jQuery
15 15 (17.86%) JPA
16 14 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (16.67%) Struts
16 14 (16.67%) PL/SQL
16 14 (16.67%) Eclipse
16 14 (16.67%) Ajax
17 13 (15.48%) Java EE
17 13 (15.48%) OOD

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 17 (20.24%) Tomcat
2 11 (13.10%) WebSphere
3 8 (9.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 7 (8.33%) Apache
5 5 (5.95%) IIS
5 5 (5.95%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (4.76%) Apache Solr
7 3 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (3.57%) WebLogic
7 3 (3.57%) SharePoint
7 3 (3.57%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (1.19%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (1.19%) JBoss
8 1 (1.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (5.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (3.57%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (3.57%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.95%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (21.43%) HTTP
2 9 (10.71%) TCP/IP
2 9 (10.71%) HTTPS
3 2 (2.38%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (2.38%) LDAP
3 2 (2.38%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.10%) Relational Database
2 8 (9.52%) MongoDB
3 7 (8.33%) MySQL
3 7 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 5 (5.95%) NoSQL
4 5 (5.95%) Redis
5 3 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (3.57%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.57%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.38%) Big Data
7 1 (1.19%) Informix
7 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.19%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.19%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 34 (40.48%) Git (software)
2 30 (35.71%) JUnit
3 19 (22.62%) JIRA
4 14 (16.67%) Eclipse
5 13 (15.48%) Selenium
6 12 (14.29%) Ant
6 12 (14.29%) Subversion
7 10 (11.90%) Maven
8 7 (8.33%) Jenkins
8 7 (8.33%) Cucumber
9 5 (5.95%) JMeter
9 5 (5.95%) SoapUI
10 4 (4.76%) Karma Test Runner
10 4 (4.76%) Jasmine
10 4 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (3.57%) Gradle
12 2 (2.38%) Mockito
12 2 (2.38%) Artifactory
13 1 (1.19%) Introscope
13 1 (1.19%) JDeveloper
General
1 6 (7.14%) Finance
2 4 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (1.19%) Electronics
3 1 (1.19%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (42.86%) J2EE
2 32 (38.10%) Spring
3 23 (27.38%) Web Services
4 21 (25.00%) HTML
4 21 (25.00%) Hibernate
5 20 (23.81%) JSP
6 19 (22.62%) XML
7 15 (17.86%) JDBC
7 15 (17.86%) jQuery
7 15 (17.86%) JPA
8 14 (16.67%) Struts
8 14 (16.67%) Ajax
9 13 (15.48%) Java EE
9 13 (15.48%) J2SE
9 13 (15.48%) Spring MVC
10 11 (13.10%) Middleware
10 11 (13.10%) REST
11 9 (10.71%) AWT
12 8 (9.52%) RESTful
12 8 (9.52%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.76%) Open Source
1 4 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.57%) STB
3 2 (2.38%) Telematics
3 2 (2.38%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.19%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.19%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.29%) Android
1 12 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 8 (9.52%) Linux
3 4 (4.76%) UNIX
4 2 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (48.81%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (22.62%) TDD
3 16 (19.05%) OO
3 16 (19.05%) MVC
4 14 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (15.48%) OOD
5 13 (15.48%) E-Commerce
6 9 (10.71%) Scrum
6 9 (10.71%) Memory Management
7 8 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (8.33%) Change Management
9 5 (5.95%) Refactoring
9 5 (5.95%) Software Engineering
9 5 (5.95%) BDD
9 5 (5.95%) DevOps
10 4 (4.76%) Dependency Injection
10 4 (4.76%) Incident Management
11 3 (3.57%) Pair Programming
11 3 (3.57%) Configuration Management
11 3 (3.57%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 84 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (32.14%) JavaScript
3 16 (19.05%) SQL
4 14 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 9 (10.71%) C++
5 9 (10.71%) C
6 2 (2.38%) Groovy
7 1 (1.19%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (9.52%) SC Cleared
1 8 (9.52%) Security Cleared
1 8 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (1.19%) OCPJP
System Software
1 5 (5.95%) Hyper-V
1 5 (5.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.38%) Docker
Vendors
1 36 (42.86%) Oracle
2 5 (5.95%) VMware
2 5 (5.95%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.76%) IBM
4 3 (3.57%) Perforce
4 3 (3.57%) Sybase
5 1 (1.19%) Compuware
5 1 (1.19%) HP
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