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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 80 99 55
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 40 24 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.44% 1.34% 3.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.60% 1.38% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 32 20 69
Average salary £43,250 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.88% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £33,350 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,100 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,650 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.05% +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
1541 1734 1749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.02% 96.93% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1206 1294 1397
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,050
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 May 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 May 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 - 13 £40,000 - 3
Warrington +13 10 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Chester +12 7 £42,500 -2.85% 4
Wilmslow - 3 £52,500 -
Knutsford -4 2 £43,750 +16.66%
Northwich +5 1 £37,500 +17.18% 1
Java Developer
North West

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 77 (98.72%) Java
2 40 (51.28%) J2EE
3 39 (50.00%) Spring
4 38 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (43.59%) Oracle
6 33 (42.31%) JavaScript
6 33 (42.31%) Hibernate
7 32 (41.03%) HTML
8 30 (38.46%) JUnit
9 25 (32.05%) Web Services
10 23 (29.49%) SQL
11 21 (26.92%) Java EE
11 21 (26.92%) jQuery
12 19 (24.36%) TDD
12 19 (24.36%) Git (software)
13 18 (23.08%) Degree
14 17 (21.79%) MySQL
14 17 (21.79%) SDLC
15 16 (20.51%) CSS
16 15 (19.23%) Tomcat
16 15 (19.23%) Scrum
16 15 (19.23%) REST
17 14 (17.95%) Finance
17 14 (17.95%) Selenium
17 14 (17.95%) Eclipse
18 13 (16.67%) SOAP
18 13 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
19 12 (15.38%) XML
20 11 (14.10%) JSP
20 11 (14.10%) JSON

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 15 (19.23%) Tomcat
2 7 (8.97%) WebSphere
3 5 (6.41%) JBoss
3 5 (6.41%) Apache
3 5 (6.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (5.13%) Apache Solr
4 4 (5.13%) IIS
5 3 (3.85%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.56%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 4 (5.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (2.56%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (2.56%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (2.56%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.26%) HTTP
2 4 (5.13%) Wireless
3 3 (3.85%) HTTPS
4 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.28%) LDAP
5 1 (1.28%) SSL
5 1 (1.28%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.79%) MySQL
2 13 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (12.82%) SQL Server
4 7 (8.97%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (7.69%) Oracle Database
6 5 (6.41%) JasperReports
6 5 (6.41%) Big Data
7 3 (3.85%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.56%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.56%) SAP Data Services
8 2 (2.56%) Redis
8 2 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 30 (38.46%) JUnit
2 19 (24.36%) Git (software)
3 14 (17.95%) Selenium
3 14 (17.95%) Eclipse
4 9 (11.54%) JIRA
5 8 (10.26%) Maven
6 7 (8.97%) Jenkins
7 6 (7.69%) Cucumber
7 6 (7.69%) TestNG
7 6 (7.69%) Subversion
7 6 (7.69%) Ant
8 5 (6.41%) MyEclipse
9 4 (5.13%) SoapUI
9 4 (5.13%) JMeter
10 2 (2.56%) IntelliJ
10 2 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (1.28%) Jasmine
11 1 (1.28%) Hudson
11 1 (1.28%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 14 (17.95%) Finance
2 8 (10.26%) Telecoms
3 6 (7.69%) Retail
3 6 (7.69%) Billing
4 4 (5.13%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.85%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (51.28%) J2EE
2 39 (50.00%) Spring
3 33 (42.31%) Hibernate
4 32 (41.03%) HTML
5 25 (32.05%) Web Services
6 21 (26.92%) Java EE
6 21 (26.92%) jQuery
7 16 (20.51%) CSS
8 15 (19.23%) REST
9 13 (16.67%) SOAP
10 12 (15.38%) XML
11 11 (14.10%) JSP
11 11 (14.10%) JSON
11 11 (14.10%) JPA
12 10 (12.82%) RESTful
12 10 (12.82%) Middleware
13 7 (8.97%) Struts
13 7 (8.97%) JDBC
13 7 (8.97%) CSS3
13 7 (8.97%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.82%) Client/Server
2 9 (11.54%) Algorithms
3 7 (8.97%) Mobile App
4 6 (7.69%) Computer Science
5 5 (6.41%) Telematics
6 4 (5.13%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.28%) Online Banking
7 1 (1.28%) STB
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.69%) Linux
1 6 (7.69%) UNIX
1 6 (7.69%) Windows
2 4 (5.13%) Android
2 4 (5.13%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.28%) AIX
3 1 (1.28%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (24.36%) TDD
3 17 (21.79%) SDLC
4 15 (19.23%) Scrum
5 10 (12.82%) Software Engineering
5 10 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (10.26%) Unit Testing
6 8 (10.26%) MVC
6 8 (10.26%) E-Commerce
7 7 (8.97%) BDD
8 6 (7.69%) Web Application Development
8 6 (7.69%) OO
9 5 (6.41%) Mobile Application Development
9 5 (6.41%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (5.13%) DevOps
10 4 (5.13%) Waterfall
10 4 (5.13%) Customer Engagement
10 4 (5.13%) Open Source
10 4 (5.13%) Incident Management
10 4 (5.13%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (98.72%) Java
2 33 (42.31%) JavaScript
3 23 (29.49%) SQL
4 7 (8.97%) PL/SQL
5 5 (6.41%) T-SQL
5 5 (6.41%) Groovy
6 3 (3.85%) C
6 3 (3.85%) C++
7 1 (1.28%) Python
7 1 (1.28%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 18 (23.08%) Degree
2 5 (6.41%) SC Cleared
2 5 (6.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.28%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.41%) Docker
2 4 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.13%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 34 (43.59%) Oracle
2 4 (5.13%) VMware
2 4 (5.13%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.85%) IBM
4 2 (2.56%) Jaspersoft
4 2 (2.56%) SAP
4 2 (2.56%) Sybase
5 1 (1.28%) Adobe
Cheshire
Linux Recruit
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
RMI International
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Crewe
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum + Pension, 25 Days Hol, Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago