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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 70 50 67
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 57 79 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.97% 4.66% 3.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.20% 4.92% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 49 64 78
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
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
1779 1606 2140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 92.80% 94.69% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1542 1293 1862
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 £24,500 £25,000 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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
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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 -5 18 £47,500 +26.66% 3
Northwich +8 11 £40,000 -11.11%
Runcorn - 8 £39,000 -
Warrington -4 5 £42,500 -2.85% 1
Crewe +20 4 £40,000 +23.07%
Knutsford - 2 £23,500 -
Ellesmere Port - 1 - -
Wilmslow - 1 £35,000 -
Java Developer
North West

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 91 (100.00%) Java
2 45 (49.45%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (47.25%) Oracle
3 43 (47.25%) Spring
4 36 (39.56%) JUnit
5 33 (36.26%) J2EE
6 32 (35.16%) JavaScript
6 32 (35.16%) Git (software)
7 29 (31.87%) SQL
8 28 (30.77%) Hibernate
9 27 (29.67%) TDD
10 25 (27.47%) Web Services
10 25 (27.47%) HTML
11 24 (26.37%) JIRA
12 23 (25.27%) HTTP
12 23 (25.27%) XML
13 22 (24.18%) JSP
14 21 (23.08%) JDBC
14 21 (23.08%) JPA
14 21 (23.08%) Tomcat
14 21 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
15 19 (20.88%) Selenium
16 17 (18.68%) MVC
16 17 (18.68%) Java EE
17 16 (17.58%) jQuery
17 16 (17.58%) OO
18 15 (16.48%) E-Commerce
18 15 (16.48%) PL/SQL
18 15 (16.48%) RESTful
18 15 (16.48%) JSON

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 21 (23.08%) Tomcat
2 14 (15.38%) WebSphere
3 12 (13.19%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 6 (6.59%) Apache
4 6 (6.59%) IBM HTTP Server
5 5 (5.49%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (4.40%) WebLogic
6 4 (4.40%) IIS
7 3 (3.30%) Apache Solr
7 3 (3.30%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (2.20%) JBoss
8 2 (2.20%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.20%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (4.40%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (3.30%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (3.30%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (3.30%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (25.27%) HTTP
2 10 (10.99%) TCP/IP
2 10 (10.99%) HTTPS
3 5 (5.49%) Internet
4 2 (2.20%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (2.20%) LDAP
4 2 (2.20%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 10 (10.99%) MongoDB
3 7 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 7 (7.69%) MySQL
3 7 (7.69%) Informix
3 7 (7.69%) RDBMS
4 6 (6.59%) Oracle Database
4 6 (6.59%) SQL Server
5 5 (5.49%) Redis
6 3 (3.30%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.10%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.10%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 36 (39.56%) JUnit
2 32 (35.16%) Git (software)
3 24 (26.37%) JIRA
4 19 (20.88%) Selenium
5 15 (16.48%) Eclipse
6 12 (13.19%) Subversion
6 12 (13.19%) Cucumber
7 11 (12.09%) Jenkins
7 11 (12.09%) Ant
8 10 (10.99%) Maven
9 7 (7.69%) Mockito
10 6 (6.59%) Jasmine
10 6 (6.59%) Introscope
10 6 (6.59%) Karma Test Runner
11 4 (4.40%) JMeter
11 4 (4.40%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (4.40%) SoapUI
12 3 (3.30%) Gradle
13 2 (2.20%) Artifactory
14 1 (1.10%) JDeveloper
General
1 9 (9.89%) Finance
2 3 (3.30%) Retail
3 1 (1.10%) Electronics
3 1 (1.10%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (47.25%) Spring
2 33 (36.26%) J2EE
3 28 (30.77%) Hibernate
4 25 (27.47%) HTML
4 25 (27.47%) Web Services
5 23 (25.27%) XML
6 22 (24.18%) JSP
7 21 (23.08%) JDBC
7 21 (23.08%) JPA
8 17 (18.68%) Java EE
9 16 (17.58%) jQuery
10 15 (16.48%) JSON
10 15 (16.48%) RESTful
10 15 (16.48%) Struts
11 14 (15.38%) Spring MVC
12 13 (14.29%) Ajax
12 13 (14.29%) J2SE
13 11 (12.09%) CSS
13 11 (12.09%) SOAP
13 11 (12.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.29%) Open Source
2 7 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.69%) N-Tier
3 4 (4.40%) Data Structures
3 4 (4.40%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.20%) STB
5 1 (1.10%) PDA
5 1 (1.10%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.19%) Android
1 12 (13.19%) Apple iOS
2 9 (9.89%) UNIX
3 8 (8.79%) Linux
4 7 (7.69%) Windows
5 1 (1.10%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (49.45%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (29.67%) TDD
3 21 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (18.68%) MVC
5 16 (17.58%) OO
6 15 (16.48%) E-Commerce
7 13 (14.29%) OOD
8 10 (10.99%) Memory Management
9 8 (8.79%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (8.79%) Scrum
9 8 (8.79%) Software Engineering
10 7 (7.69%) Change Management
10 7 (7.69%) BDD
11 5 (5.49%) Refactoring
12 4 (4.40%) Unit Testing
12 4 (4.40%) DevOps
12 4 (4.40%) Dependency Injection
13 3 (3.30%) Mentoring
13 3 (3.30%) Coaching
13 3 (3.30%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 91 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (35.16%) JavaScript
3 29 (31.87%) SQL
4 15 (16.48%) PL/SQL
5 11 (12.09%) C
5 11 (12.09%) C++
6 1 (1.10%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (10.99%) Degree
2 8 (8.79%) SC Cleared
2 8 (8.79%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.10%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.49%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (4.40%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 43 (47.25%) Oracle
2 8 (8.79%) IBM
2 8 (8.79%) Perforce
3 6 (6.59%) Compuware
3 6 (6.59%) HP
4 4 (4.40%) VMware
4 4 (4.40%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.30%) Sybase
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