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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 85 73 59
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 32 49 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.85% 2.89% 3.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.96% 3.04% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 28 41 63
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +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
1636 1611 1783
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.40% 95.04% 95.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1247 1186 1399
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 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,999 £51,000 £52,500
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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +5 9 £44,000 +12.82% 1
Chester +6 6 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Wilmslow - 3 £52,500 -
Warrington +7 2 £34,500 -23.33% 2
Java Developer
North West

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 90 (100.00%) Java
2 44 (48.89%) Oracle
3 43 (47.78%) J2EE
4 42 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (42.22%) Spring
6 35 (38.89%) JUnit
7 32 (35.56%) JavaScript
7 32 (35.56%) Git (software)
8 31 (34.44%) Hibernate
9 27 (30.00%) Web Services
10 24 (26.67%) HTML
11 19 (21.11%) TDD
12 18 (20.00%) Selenium
12 18 (20.00%) SQL
12 18 (20.00%) Eclipse
12 18 (20.00%) REST
13 17 (18.89%) HTTP
13 17 (18.89%) XML
13 17 (18.89%) JSP
13 17 (18.89%) Tomcat
13 17 (18.89%) Java EE
14 15 (16.67%) Scrum
14 15 (16.67%) JIRA
15 14 (15.56%) jQuery
15 14 (15.56%) SOAP
16 13 (14.44%) J2SE
16 13 (14.44%) OO
16 13 (14.44%) Android
16 13 (14.44%) Subversion
16 13 (14.44%) Apple iOS

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (18.89%) Tomcat
2 12 (13.33%) WebSphere
3 8 (8.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 8 (8.89%) Apache
4 6 (6.67%) IIS
5 4 (4.44%) SharePoint
5 4 (4.44%) Apache Solr
5 4 (4.44%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (3.33%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (3.33%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
8 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 6 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (18.89%) HTTP
2 9 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (10.00%) HTTPS
3 2 (2.22%) SSL
3 2 (2.22%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (2.22%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.33%) MySQL
2 10 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (8.89%) SQL Server
3 8 (8.89%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (8.89%) Oracle Database
3 8 (8.89%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.56%) JasperReports
5 3 (3.33%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.33%) Big Data
6 2 (2.22%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (2.22%) Redis
6 2 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.22%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 35 (38.89%) JUnit
2 32 (35.56%) Git (software)
3 18 (20.00%) Selenium
3 18 (20.00%) Eclipse
4 15 (16.67%) JIRA
5 13 (14.44%) Subversion
6 10 (11.11%) Ant
7 9 (10.00%) Maven
8 8 (8.89%) Jenkins
9 6 (6.67%) JMeter
9 6 (6.67%) TestNG
9 6 (6.67%) SoapUI
10 5 (5.56%) MyEclipse
10 5 (5.56%) Cucumber
11 4 (4.44%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (2.22%) IntelliJ
12 2 (2.22%) Jasmine
12 2 (2.22%) Gradle
12 2 (2.22%) Artifactory
12 2 (2.22%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 7 (7.78%) Finance
2 4 (4.44%) Retail
3 1 (1.11%) Billing
3 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (47.78%) J2EE
2 38 (42.22%) Spring
3 31 (34.44%) Hibernate
4 27 (30.00%) Web Services
5 24 (26.67%) HTML
6 18 (20.00%) REST
7 17 (18.89%) Java EE
7 17 (18.89%) XML
7 17 (18.89%) JSP
8 14 (15.56%) SOAP
8 14 (15.56%) jQuery
9 13 (14.44%) J2SE
10 12 (13.33%) JPA
11 11 (12.22%) Middleware
11 11 (12.22%) Ajax
11 11 (12.22%) Struts
11 11 (12.22%) JDBC
12 9 (10.00%) AWT
12 9 (10.00%) Spring MVC
13 7 (7.78%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.89%) Client/Server
2 7 (7.78%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.44%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.33%) Telematics
4 3 (3.33%) Open Source
4 3 (3.33%) STB
4 3 (3.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.44%) Android
1 13 (14.44%) Apple iOS
2 7 (7.78%) Linux
3 3 (3.33%) UNIX
4 2 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (21.11%) TDD
3 15 (16.67%) Scrum
4 13 (14.44%) OO
5 12 (13.33%) MVC
5 12 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 12 (13.33%) OOD
5 12 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (10.00%) Memory Management
7 8 (8.89%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (8.89%) Unit Testing
8 7 (7.78%) BDD
8 7 (7.78%) Change Management
9 6 (6.67%) DevOps
10 5 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
11 4 (4.44%) Software Engineering
11 4 (4.44%) Incident Management
12 3 (3.33%) Refactoring
12 3 (3.33%) Dependency Injection
12 3 (3.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 90 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (35.56%) JavaScript
3 18 (20.00%) SQL
4 11 (12.22%) PL/SQL
5 9 (10.00%) C
5 9 (10.00%) C++
6 3 (3.33%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 9 (10.00%) Degree
2 8 (8.89%) SC Cleared
2 8 (8.89%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.11%) OCPJP
System Software
1 6 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 44 (48.89%) Oracle
2 6 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.67%) VMware
3 5 (5.56%) IBM
4 4 (4.44%) Sybase
5 2 (2.22%) SAP
5 2 (2.22%) Perforce
5 2 (2.22%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (1.11%) Adobe
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