The first table below looks at the demand for Java EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 100 102 96
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 18 14 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.99% 0.82% 1.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.22% 1.79% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 41
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £28,500 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £44,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
812 780 1049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 44.76% 45.91% 45.75%
Number of salaries quoted 705 681 952
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java EE
North West

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java EE across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Java EE
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java EE across the Cheshire region.

Java EE Salary Trend in Cheshire

Java EE
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java EE across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Java EE Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Java EE
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 EE within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 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
Warrington -7 8 £40,000 +26.98%
Chester - 6 £38,750 - 2
Wilmslow - 2 £42,500 -
Knutsford - 1 £55,000 -
Java EE
North West

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Java EE also 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 that cited Java EE.

1 35 (94.59%) Java
2 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (48.65%) SQL
3 17 (45.95%) Oracle
4 16 (43.24%) UNIX
4 16 (43.24%) Spring
4 16 (43.24%) Software Engineering
4 16 (43.24%) Java SE
5 15 (40.54%) Hibernate
6 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
7 12 (32.43%) Tomcat
7 12 (32.43%) JPA
8 10 (27.03%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (27.03%) Middleware
9 9 (24.32%) Degree
9 9 (24.32%) JSON
9 9 (24.32%) RESTful
10 8 (21.62%) Open Source
10 8 (21.62%) Computer Science
10 8 (21.62%) QA
10 8 (21.62%) Finance
10 8 (21.62%) TDD
10 8 (21.62%) Windows
10 8 (21.62%) Linux
10 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
11 7 (18.92%) JUnit
11 7 (18.92%) JSP
11 7 (18.92%) Eclipse
11 7 (18.92%) Shell Script
11 7 (18.92%) TIBCO

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Java EE also 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 that cited Java EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (32.43%) Tomcat
2 7 (18.92%) TIBCO EMS
2 7 (18.92%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
3 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.70%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (18.92%) BusinessWorks
1 7 (18.92%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
1 7 (18.92%) TIBCO iProcess
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) FTP
1 1 (2.70%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) MySQL
3 4 (10.81%) MongoDB
3 4 (10.81%) NoSQL
4 3 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) JUnit
1 7 (18.92%) Eclipse
2 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
3 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
3 3 (8.11%) Cucumber
3 3 (8.11%) Jasmine
3 3 (8.11%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (8.11%) Selenium
3 3 (8.11%) Maven
3 3 (8.11%) JIRA
4 1 (2.70%) IntelliJ
4 1 (2.70%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (2.70%) Aptana Studio
4 1 (2.70%) Sublime Text
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (56.76%) Developer
1 21 (56.76%) Java Developer
2 6 (16.22%) TIBCO Specialist
2 6 (16.22%) Architect
3 5 (13.51%) Consultant
3 5 (13.51%) TIBCO Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (8.11%) C# Software Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Software Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Software Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Java Software Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Java Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Administrator
7 1 (2.70%) Systems Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Java Programmer
7 1 (2.70%) Programmer
7 1 (2.70%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (43.24%) Spring
1 16 (43.24%) Java SE
2 15 (40.54%) Hibernate
3 12 (32.43%) JPA
4 10 (27.03%) Middleware
5 9 (24.32%) JSON
5 9 (24.32%) RESTful
6 7 (18.92%) JSP
6 7 (18.92%) Rendezvous
7 6 (16.22%) J2EE
8 5 (13.51%) HTML
8 5 (13.51%) Apache Flex
9 4 (10.81%) jQuery
9 4 (10.81%) JDBC
9 4 (10.81%) Struts
10 3 (8.11%) .NET
10 3 (8.11%) REST
10 3 (8.11%) Spring Integration
10 3 (8.11%) AngularJS
10 3 (8.11%) JavaFX
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Open Source
1 8 (21.62%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (43.24%) UNIX
2 8 (21.62%) Windows
2 8 (21.62%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (43.24%) Software Engineering
3 10 (27.03%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (21.62%) TDD
5 4 (10.81%) E-Commerce
6 3 (8.11%) Process Management
6 3 (8.11%) MVC
6 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (8.11%) Waterfall
6 3 (8.11%) BDD
6 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (8.11%) Web Development
7 2 (5.41%) UML
8 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.70%) OO
8 1 (2.70%) Scrum
8 1 (2.70%) TOGAF
8 1 (2.70%) OOD
8 1 (2.70%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 35 (94.59%) Java
2 18 (48.65%) SQL
3 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
4 7 (18.92%) Shell Script
5 4 (10.81%) PL/SQL
6 3 (8.11%) C#
7 1 (2.70%) Python
7 1 (2.70%) VBA
7 1 (2.70%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.62%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) Oracle
2 7 (18.92%) TIBCO
3 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.70%) IBM
4 1 (2.70%) JBoss
4 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.70%) Google
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