The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 81 58 34
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 38 60 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.09% 3.53% 6.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.20% 3.73% 6.43%
Number of salaries quoted 37 59 131
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1730 1607 2207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.37% 94.59% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1382 1315 1934
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 £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Java Developer
North West

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 1 August 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 1 August 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
(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
Warrington -15 10 £40,000 +17.64%
Chester -9 8 £32,500 -23.52% 4
Northwich +6 4 £40,000 +14.28%
Alderley Edge - 4 £38,750 -
Crewe -1 3 £42,500 -
Wilmslow - 2 £42,500 -
Java Developer
North West

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 68 (100.00%) Java
2 42 (61.76%) SQL
3 40 (58.82%) Spring
4 36 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (44.12%) Hibernate
6 28 (41.18%) TDD
6 28 (41.18%) Oracle
7 21 (30.88%) Java EE
8 20 (29.41%) JPA
8 20 (29.41%) JavaScript
9 18 (26.47%) HTML
9 18 (26.47%) Tomcat
10 17 (25.00%) J2EE
11 16 (23.53%) JUnit
11 16 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (23.53%) Software Engineering
12 15 (22.06%) RESTful
13 14 (20.59%) Open Source
13 14 (20.59%) JSON
13 14 (20.59%) Eclipse
14 13 (19.12%) JDBC
15 12 (17.65%) MySQL
15 12 (17.65%) Degree
16 10 (14.71%) JIRA
16 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
16 10 (14.71%) CSS
16 10 (14.71%) Web Services
16 10 (14.71%) XML
16 10 (14.71%) UNIX
16 10 (14.71%) HTTP

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 18 (26.47%) Tomcat
2 8 (11.76%) WebSphere
3 5 (7.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 5 (7.35%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (2.94%) Mule
5 1 (1.47%) Node.js
5 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.47%) Jetty
5 1 (1.47%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.47%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.71%) HTTP
2 5 (7.35%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.35%) HTTPS
2 5 (7.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.65%) MySQL
2 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.82%) RDBMS
3 6 (8.82%) Informix
3 6 (8.82%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.88%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.41%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.47%) DB2
Development Applications
1 16 (23.53%) JUnit
2 14 (20.59%) Eclipse
3 10 (14.71%) JIRA
4 8 (11.76%) Selenium
4 8 (11.76%) Cucumber
5 7 (10.29%) Maven
6 6 (8.82%) Git (software)
7 5 (7.35%) Jenkins
7 5 (7.35%) Mockito
7 5 (7.35%) Introscope
7 5 (7.35%) Subversion
8 3 (4.41%) Karma Test Runner
8 3 (4.41%) Jasmine
9 2 (2.94%) IntelliJ
10 1 (1.47%) Ant
General
1 9 (13.24%) Finance
2 5 (7.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (58.82%) Spring
2 30 (44.12%) Hibernate
3 21 (30.88%) Java EE
4 20 (29.41%) JPA
5 18 (26.47%) HTML
6 17 (25.00%) J2EE
7 15 (22.06%) RESTful
8 14 (20.59%) JSON
9 13 (19.12%) JDBC
10 10 (14.71%) CSS
10 10 (14.71%) Web Services
10 10 (14.71%) XML
11 9 (13.24%) JSP
11 9 (13.24%) Servlets
11 9 (13.24%) Java SE
12 7 (10.29%) WSDL
12 7 (10.29%) JAX-RPC
12 7 (10.29%) SOAP
13 6 (8.82%) Apache Flex
13 6 (8.82%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.59%) Open Source
2 9 (13.24%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.82%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.47%) Social Media
4 1 (1.47%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.71%) UNIX
2 9 (13.24%) Windows
3 7 (10.29%) Android
4 3 (4.41%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.94%) Linux
6 1 (1.47%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (41.18%) TDD
3 16 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (23.53%) Software Engineering
4 10 (14.71%) E-Commerce
4 10 (14.71%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (8.82%) MVC
5 6 (8.82%) OO
6 5 (7.35%) OOD
7 4 (5.88%) Web Development
7 4 (5.88%) BDD
8 3 (4.41%) Memory Management
8 3 (4.41%) Unit Testing
9 2 (2.94%) Integration Testing
10 1 (1.47%) UML
10 1 (1.47%) OOP
10 1 (1.47%) Time Management
10 1 (1.47%) V-Model
10 1 (1.47%) Waterfall
10 1 (1.47%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 68 (100.00%) Java
2 42 (61.76%) SQL
3 20 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 8 (11.76%) C++
5 7 (10.29%) C
5 7 (10.29%) PL/SQL
6 4 (5.88%) Python
7 2 (2.94%) XPath
7 2 (2.94%) PHP
7 2 (2.94%) Golang
8 1 (1.47%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (17.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.24%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (41.18%) Oracle
2 8 (11.76%) JBoss
3 7 (10.29%) IBM
3 7 (10.29%) Perforce
4 5 (7.35%) Compuware
4 5 (7.35%) HP
5 2 (2.94%) Google
5 2 (2.94%) Progress
6 1 (1.47%) Sybase
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