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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 55 72 56
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 47 55 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.66% 2.98% 4.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.82% 3.10% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 44 51 60
Average salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £47,500 £52,500
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
1230 1776 1522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.79% 96.36% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1075 1439 1161
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,350 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 10 £38,750 -18.42% 6
Crewe +10 9 £23,500 -47.77%
Warrington +10 6 £46,250 +29.37% 1
Northwich -1 4 £47,500 +18.75%
Wilmslow +7 2 £45,000 -
Knutsford +5 2 £55,000 +52.77% 2
Java Developer
North West

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 98 (100.00%) Java
2 65 (66.33%) Spring
3 54 (55.10%) Hibernate
4 49 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 47 (47.96%) HTML
6 46 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
7 41 (41.84%) Degree
8 37 (37.76%) CSS
9 33 (33.67%) Computer Science
10 27 (27.55%) JUnit
10 27 (27.55%) J2EE
11 25 (25.51%) Software Engineering
12 23 (23.47%) Web Services
13 22 (22.45%) Java EE
14 21 (21.43%) Scrum
15 20 (20.41%) OOP
16 19 (19.39%) Struts
16 19 (19.39%) Spring MVC
17 18 (18.37%) Git (software)
18 17 (17.35%) JSON
18 17 (17.35%) MVC
19 16 (16.33%) Finance
19 16 (16.33%) Eclipse
19 16 (16.33%) SQL
19 16 (16.33%) jQuery
19 16 (16.33%) RESTful
20 15 (15.31%) REST
20 15 (15.31%) Tomcat
21 14 (14.29%) AngularJS
22 13 (13.27%) MySQL

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 15 (15.31%) Tomcat
2 5 (5.10%) Apache
3 4 (4.08%) JBoss
4 1 (1.02%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (1.02%) Node.js
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.02%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.06%) GitHub
3 2 (2.04%) SaaS
4 1 (1.02%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.27%) MySQL
2 8 (8.16%) MongoDB
3 7 (7.14%) JasperReports
3 7 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (6.12%) SQL Server
5 5 (5.10%) NoSQL
5 5 (5.10%) Relational Database
6 4 (4.08%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.06%) Big Data
8 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (1.02%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 27 (27.55%) JUnit
2 18 (18.37%) Git (software)
3 16 (16.33%) Eclipse
4 12 (12.24%) Maven
5 9 (9.18%) Jenkins
5 9 (9.18%) TestNG
6 7 (7.14%) Gradle
6 7 (7.14%) Jasmine
6 7 (7.14%) MyEclipse
7 6 (6.12%) Cucumber
7 6 (6.12%) Selenium
8 5 (5.10%) Ant
8 5 (5.10%) JIRA
8 5 (5.10%) Mockito
9 4 (4.08%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (3.06%) Grunt
10 3 (3.06%) IntelliJ
10 3 (3.06%) Subversion
11 2 (2.04%) Android Studio
11 2 (2.04%) Mercurial
General
1 16 (16.33%) Finance
2 7 (7.14%) Banking
3 3 (3.06%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.04%) Billing
4 2 (2.04%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.02%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (66.33%) Spring
2 54 (55.10%) Hibernate
3 47 (47.96%) HTML
4 37 (37.76%) CSS
5 27 (27.55%) J2EE
6 23 (23.47%) Web Services
7 22 (22.45%) Java EE
8 19 (19.39%) Spring MVC
8 19 (19.39%) Struts
9 17 (17.35%) JSON
10 16 (16.33%) jQuery
10 16 (16.33%) RESTful
11 15 (15.31%) REST
12 14 (14.29%) AngularJS
13 11 (11.22%) JPA
13 11 (11.22%) SOAP
14 10 (10.20%) JDBC
14 10 (10.20%) XML
15 8 (8.16%) HTML5
15 8 (8.16%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (33.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.10%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (5.10%) User Experience
3 4 (4.08%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.06%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.06%) Wiki
5 2 (2.04%) iPad
5 2 (2.04%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.04%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.04%) Physics
6 1 (1.02%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.02%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.02%) STB
6 1 (1.02%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.22%) Android
2 6 (6.12%) Windows
3 4 (4.08%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.06%) Linux
4 3 (3.06%) Unix
5 1 (1.02%) CentOS
5 1 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.02%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (25.51%) Software Engineering
3 21 (21.43%) Scrum
4 20 (20.41%) OOP
5 17 (17.35%) MVC
6 11 (11.22%) TDD
7 9 (9.18%) Front End Development
7 9 (9.18%) OO
8 7 (7.14%) Android Development
8 7 (7.14%) BDD
8 7 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (7.14%) Open Source
8 7 (7.14%) SDLC
9 6 (6.12%) OOD
10 5 (5.10%) Issue Tracking
10 5 (5.10%) Mentoring
11 4 (4.08%) Extreme Programming
11 4 (4.08%) Pair Programming
12 3 (3.06%) DevOps
12 3 (3.06%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 98 (100.00%) Java
2 49 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (16.33%) SQL
4 5 (5.10%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.06%) Groovy
6 2 (2.04%) C
7 1 (1.02%) ANSI C
7 1 (1.02%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.02%) C#
7 1 (1.02%) C++
7 1 (1.02%) Python
7 1 (1.02%) Ruby
7 1 (1.02%) Scala
7 1 (1.02%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.02%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 41 (41.84%) Degree
2 5 (5.10%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.06%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.06%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.06%) Docker
1 3 (3.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (10.20%) Oracle
2 4 (4.08%) Google
3 3 (3.06%) Twitter
3 3 (3.06%) VMware
4 1 (1.02%) Facebook
4 1 (1.02%) New Relic
4 1 (1.02%) Red Hat
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