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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 88 65 30
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 39 52 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.04% 3.20% 6.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.17% 3.41% 6.88%
Number of salaries quoted 38 52 140
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 £31,750 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £42,950 £50,000
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
1799 1527 2122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.19% 93.85% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1436 1233 1822
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 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 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 27 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
Chester +1 12 £32,500 -23.52% 4
Warrington -29 7 £40,000 +17.64%
Northwich +5 3 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Crewe 0 3 £42,500 - 1
Alderley Edge - 2 £38,750 -
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 27 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 63 (100.00%) Java
2 42 (66.67%) SQL
3 40 (63.49%) Spring
4 33 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (44.44%) TDD
6 27 (42.86%) Oracle
7 26 (41.27%) Hibernate
8 21 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 20 (31.75%) JPA
10 19 (30.16%) Java EE
11 18 (28.57%) HTML
11 18 (28.57%) JUnit
11 18 (28.57%) Tomcat
12 17 (26.98%) J2EE
12 17 (26.98%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (26.98%) RESTful
13 16 (25.40%) JSON
14 15 (23.81%) JDBC
15 14 (22.22%) Software Engineering
15 14 (22.22%) Open Source
16 12 (19.05%) JIRA
16 12 (19.05%) Degree
16 12 (19.05%) Web Services
16 12 (19.05%) CSS
16 12 (19.05%) HTTP
17 11 (17.46%) Eclipse
17 11 (17.46%) XML
17 11 (17.46%) UNIX
17 11 (17.46%) MySQL
18 10 (15.87%) SQL Server

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 9 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 6 (9.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 6 (9.52%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (3.17%) Mule
4 2 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.59%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.59%) Liferay
5 1 (1.59%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.59%) Node.js
5 1 (1.59%) Jetty
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Office
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.05%) HTTP
2 5 (7.94%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.94%) HTTPS
2 5 (7.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.46%) MySQL
2 10 (15.87%) SQL Server
3 9 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 7 (11.11%) Informix
4 7 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 7 (11.11%) NoSQL
5 6 (9.52%) MongoDB
6 4 (6.35%) Oracle Database
7 2 (3.17%) Redis
8 1 (1.59%) Couchbase
8 1 (1.59%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.59%) DB2
Development Applications
1 18 (28.57%) JUnit
2 12 (19.05%) JIRA
3 11 (17.46%) Eclipse
4 10 (15.87%) Selenium
4 10 (15.87%) Cucumber
5 9 (14.29%) Maven
6 7 (11.11%) Git (software)
7 6 (9.52%) Mockito
7 6 (9.52%) Introscope
7 6 (9.52%) Jenkins
8 4 (6.35%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (6.35%) Jasmine
8 4 (6.35%) Subversion
9 2 (3.17%) Ant
10 1 (1.59%) Gradle
10 1 (1.59%) IntelliJ
General
1 9 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Retail
3 1 (1.59%) Electronics
3 1 (1.59%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (63.49%) Spring
2 26 (41.27%) Hibernate
3 20 (31.75%) JPA
4 19 (30.16%) Java EE
5 18 (28.57%) HTML
6 17 (26.98%) J2EE
6 17 (26.98%) RESTful
7 16 (25.40%) JSON
8 15 (23.81%) JDBC
9 12 (19.05%) Web Services
9 12 (19.05%) CSS
10 11 (17.46%) XML
11 10 (15.87%) JSP
11 10 (15.87%) Servlets
12 9 (14.29%) Java SE
13 8 (12.70%) WSDL
13 8 (12.70%) JAX-RPC
13 8 (12.70%) SOAP
14 7 (11.11%) Struts
14 7 (11.11%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.22%) Open Source
2 9 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 7 (11.11%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.59%) PDA
4 1 (1.59%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.46%) UNIX
2 9 (14.29%) Windows
3 7 (11.11%) Android
4 4 (6.35%) Linux
5 3 (4.76%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.59%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (44.44%) TDD
3 17 (26.98%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 10 (15.87%) E-Commerce
6 9 (14.29%) OO
7 8 (12.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (11.11%) MVC
9 6 (9.52%) OOD
9 6 (9.52%) BDD
10 3 (4.76%) Web Development
10 3 (4.76%) Unit Testing
10 3 (4.76%) Memory Management
11 2 (3.17%) Scrum
11 2 (3.17%) Integration Testing
11 2 (3.17%) UML
11 2 (3.17%) OOP
12 1 (1.59%) Time Management
12 1 (1.59%) V-Model
12 1 (1.59%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 63 (100.00%) Java
2 42 (66.67%) SQL
3 21 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 8 (12.70%) PL/SQL
5 7 (11.11%) C++
5 7 (11.11%) C
6 2 (3.17%) C#
6 2 (3.17%) Python
6 2 (3.17%) XPath
7 1 (1.59%) Golang
7 1 (1.59%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (19.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (42.86%) Oracle
2 8 (12.70%) JBoss
2 8 (12.70%) IBM
2 8 (12.70%) Perforce
3 6 (9.52%) Compuware
3 6 (9.52%) HP
4 1 (1.59%) Google
4 1 (1.59%) Progress
4 1 (1.59%) Sybase
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