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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 52 87 63
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 76 39 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.41% 2.04% 3.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.58% 2.16% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 52 38 52
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £31,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £42,950
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
1659 1806 1499
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.17% 94.51% 94.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1366 1442 1212
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Chester +8 28 £47,500 +46.15% 5
Crewe +14 22 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Warrington +8 9 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Northwich -9 2 - -
Knutsford -2 1 - - 1
Widnes - 1 £37,500 -
Java Developer
North West

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 114 (99.13%) Java
2 66 (57.39%) Spring
3 65 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (46.96%) HTML
5 48 (41.74%) Hibernate
6 47 (40.87%) JavaScript
6 47 (40.87%) J2EE
7 40 (34.78%) Web Services
8 38 (33.04%) Degree
8 38 (33.04%) SDLC
9 37 (32.17%) JUnit
10 36 (31.30%) CSS
11 34 (29.57%) Scrum
11 34 (29.57%) TDD
12 32 (27.83%) jQuery
13 28 (24.35%) MySQL
14 27 (23.48%) Oracle
15 25 (21.74%) SQL
16 23 (20.00%) JSON
16 23 (20.00%) Finance
17 22 (19.13%) Java EE
17 22 (19.13%) Continuous Integration
18 21 (18.26%) RESTful
19 20 (17.39%) Git (software)
20 19 (16.52%) Eclipse
20 19 (16.52%) Pair Programming
21 17 (14.78%) Computer Science
22 16 (13.91%) Telecoms
23 15 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
23 15 (13.04%) Spring MVC

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 14 (12.17%) JBoss
1 14 (12.17%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.61%) Apache
3 2 (1.74%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.87%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.87%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle Application Server
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.83%) Wireless
2 2 (1.74%) SNMP
2 2 (1.74%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.74%) Telnet
3 1 (0.87%) HTTP
3 1 (0.87%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (24.35%) MySQL
2 15 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (7.83%) JasperReports
4 6 (5.22%) SQL Server
4 6 (5.22%) Big Data
4 6 (5.22%) Oracle Database
4 6 (5.22%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (2.61%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.87%) Redis
7 1 (0.87%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.87%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.87%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 37 (32.17%) JUnit
2 20 (17.39%) Git (software)
3 19 (16.52%) Eclipse
4 15 (13.04%) Selenium
5 11 (9.57%) Maven
6 10 (8.70%) TestNG
7 9 (7.83%) MyEclipse
7 9 (7.83%) Jenkins
7 9 (7.83%) Subversion
8 8 (6.96%) JIRA
8 8 (6.96%) Cucumber
9 5 (4.35%) Ant
10 3 (2.61%) IntelliJ
10 3 (2.61%) Mercurial
11 2 (1.74%) Mockito
11 2 (1.74%) Jasmine
11 2 (1.74%) NetBeans
12 1 (0.87%) Hudson
General
1 23 (20.00%) Finance
2 16 (13.91%) Telecoms
3 12 (10.43%) Billing
4 10 (8.70%) Retail
4 10 (8.70%) Financial Institution
5 6 (5.22%) Banking
6 1 (0.87%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (57.39%) Spring
2 54 (46.96%) HTML
3 48 (41.74%) Hibernate
4 47 (40.87%) J2EE
5 40 (34.78%) Web Services
6 36 (31.30%) CSS
7 32 (27.83%) jQuery
8 23 (20.00%) JSON
9 22 (19.13%) Java EE
10 21 (18.26%) RESTful
11 15 (13.04%) Spring MVC
12 14 (12.17%) REST
12 14 (12.17%) SOAP
13 12 (10.43%) XML
14 11 (9.57%) Middleware
15 10 (8.70%) CSS3
15 10 (8.70%) HTML5
15 10 (8.70%) JPA
15 10 (8.70%) Struts
15 10 (8.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.78%) Computer Science
2 15 (13.04%) Client/Server
3 10 (8.70%) Mobile App
4 9 (7.83%) Algorithms
5 6 (5.22%) Telematics
6 4 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.48%) Data Structures
7 3 (2.61%) User Experience
8 2 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.74%) Online Banking
8 2 (1.74%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.09%) Linux
1 7 (6.09%) Android
1 7 (6.09%) Apple iOS
2 5 (4.35%) Windows
3 4 (3.48%) UNIX
4 1 (0.87%) AIX
4 1 (0.87%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (33.04%) SDLC
3 34 (29.57%) TDD
3 34 (29.57%) Scrum
4 22 (19.13%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (16.52%) Pair Programming
6 15 (13.04%) Unit Testing
7 13 (11.30%) Software Engineering
8 12 (10.43%) Web Application Development
9 11 (9.57%) OO
9 11 (9.57%) MVC
9 11 (9.57%) Mentoring
10 9 (7.83%) Coaching
10 9 (7.83%) Risk Management
10 9 (7.83%) OOP
10 9 (7.83%) Customer Engagement
11 8 (6.96%) E-Commerce
12 6 (5.22%) Refactoring
12 6 (5.22%) Android Development
12 6 (5.22%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 114 (99.13%) Java
2 47 (40.87%) JavaScript
3 25 (21.74%) SQL
4 12 (10.43%) T-SQL
5 9 (7.83%) PL/SQL
6 6 (5.22%) Groovy
7 5 (4.35%) C++
8 2 (1.74%) C
8 2 (1.74%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.87%) C#
9 1 (0.87%) PHP
9 1 (0.87%) Python
Qualifications
1 38 (33.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.48%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.35%) Docker
Vendors
1 27 (23.48%) Oracle
2 2 (1.74%) Adobe
2 2 (1.74%) ATG
2 2 (1.74%) hybris
3 1 (0.87%) IBM
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