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

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 95 51 49
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 35 77 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.77% 4.65% 4.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.92% 4.90% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 29 62 98
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1822 1572 1956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 92.11% 94.93% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1568 1300 1627
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 £23,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 October 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 30 October 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
Chester +3 19 £42,500 - 4
Northwich +1 4 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Warrington -25 4 £32,000 -8.57% 1
Knutsford - 3 £23,500 - 1
Crewe +1 1 £40,000 +23.07%
Ellesmere Port - 1 - -
Java Developer
North West

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 74 (100.00%) Java
2 41 (55.41%) Spring
3 40 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (50.00%) SQL
5 33 (44.59%) TDD
6 28 (37.84%) Oracle
7 27 (36.49%) JUnit
7 27 (36.49%) JavaScript
7 27 (36.49%) Hibernate
8 23 (31.08%) HTML
9 22 (29.73%) Tomcat
9 22 (29.73%) JPA
10 21 (28.38%) J2EE
10 21 (28.38%) Continuous Integration
11 20 (27.03%) JDBC
11 20 (27.03%) Git (software)
12 19 (25.68%) RESTful
12 19 (25.68%) JSON
13 17 (22.97%) JIRA
13 17 (22.97%) Open Source
14 16 (21.62%) Java EE
14 16 (21.62%) HTTP
15 15 (20.27%) Eclipse
15 15 (20.27%) JSP
15 15 (20.27%) Web Services
15 15 (20.27%) Selenium
16 14 (18.92%) XML
16 14 (18.92%) CSS
17 13 (17.57%) OO
17 13 (17.57%) Degree

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 22 (29.73%) Tomcat
2 7 (9.46%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 7 (9.46%) WebSphere
3 6 (8.11%) IBM HTTP Server
4 5 (6.76%) JBoss
4 5 (6.76%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.70%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.35%) Node.js
6 1 (1.35%) Apache
6 1 (1.35%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.35%) IIS
6 1 (1.35%) Jetty
6 1 (1.35%) Liferay
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.62%) HTTP
2 8 (10.81%) TCP/IP
2 8 (10.81%) HTTPS
3 5 (6.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.22%) Relational Database
2 10 (13.51%) MongoDB
3 9 (12.16%) SQL Server
4 8 (10.81%) NoSQL
4 8 (10.81%) RDBMS
5 7 (9.46%) Informix
6 6 (8.11%) MySQL
7 5 (6.76%) Redis
8 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.35%) CouchDB
9 1 (1.35%) Couchbase
9 1 (1.35%) DB2
Development Applications
1 27 (36.49%) JUnit
2 20 (27.03%) Git (software)
3 17 (22.97%) JIRA
4 15 (20.27%) Selenium
4 15 (20.27%) Eclipse
5 12 (16.22%) Maven
6 11 (14.86%) Cucumber
7 8 (10.81%) Subversion
7 8 (10.81%) Jenkins
8 7 (9.46%) Ant
8 7 (9.46%) Mockito
9 6 (8.11%) Introscope
10 5 (6.76%) Jasmine
10 5 (6.76%) Karma Test Runner
11 3 (4.05%) Gradle
12 2 (2.70%) Artifactory
13 1 (1.35%) SoapUI
13 1 (1.35%) JMeter
13 1 (1.35%) IntelliJ
13 1 (1.35%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (8.11%) Finance
2 1 (1.35%) Banking
2 1 (1.35%) Retail
2 1 (1.35%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (55.41%) Spring
2 27 (36.49%) Hibernate
3 23 (31.08%) HTML
4 22 (29.73%) JPA
5 21 (28.38%) J2EE
6 20 (27.03%) JDBC
7 19 (25.68%) JSON
7 19 (25.68%) RESTful
8 16 (21.62%) Java EE
9 15 (20.27%) JSP
9 15 (20.27%) Web Services
10 14 (18.92%) XML
10 14 (18.92%) CSS
11 11 (14.86%) Struts
11 11 (14.86%) Spring MVC
11 11 (14.86%) jQuery
12 10 (13.51%) Ajax
12 10 (13.51%) Servlets
13 8 (10.81%) SOAP
13 8 (10.81%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.97%) Open Source
2 11 (14.86%) Computer Science
3 8 (10.81%) Data Structures
3 8 (10.81%) Algorithms
4 7 (9.46%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.35%) STB
5 1 (1.35%) PDA
5 1 (1.35%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.86%) UNIX
1 11 (14.86%) Android
2 9 (12.16%) Windows
3 7 (9.46%) Linux
3 7 (9.46%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.35%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (44.59%) TDD
3 21 (28.38%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (17.57%) OO
4 13 (17.57%) MVC
5 11 (14.86%) Software Engineering
6 9 (12.16%) E-Commerce
6 9 (12.16%) OOD
7 7 (9.46%) BDD
8 6 (8.11%) Memory Management
9 5 (6.76%) Scrum
10 4 (5.41%) Refactoring
10 4 (5.41%) Unit Testing
10 4 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (4.05%) Dependency Injection
11 3 (4.05%) Mentoring
11 3 (4.05%) OOP
12 2 (2.70%) Web Development
12 2 (2.70%) Pair Programming
12 2 (2.70%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 74 (100.00%) Java
2 37 (50.00%) SQL
3 27 (36.49%) JavaScript
4 10 (13.51%) PL/SQL
5 9 (12.16%) C
5 9 (12.16%) C++
6 2 (2.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (17.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.16%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 28 (37.84%) Oracle
2 8 (10.81%) Perforce
3 6 (8.11%) Compuware
3 6 (8.11%) HP
3 6 (8.11%) IBM
4 1 (1.35%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.35%) Sybase
4 1 (1.35%) VMware
Northwich, Cheshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: 35,000 - 60,000 + Excellent Bens
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Salary: 35,000 - 40,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £26000 per annum + Above average
Posted: 15 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Above average
Posted: 15 days ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Knutsford
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Pets at Home
Salary: Up to £35,000
Posted: 23 days ago
Cheshire
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Salary: £36000 - £3460007000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Warrington
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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