The table below looks at the statistics for Java 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 over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 17 36 15
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -21
Permanent jobs citing Java 188 98 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 10.68% 5.75% 12.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.35% 11.11% 22.82%
Number of salaries quoted 139 88 206
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £23,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,750 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
Java
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
924 882 986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 52.50% 51.73% 54.27%
Number of salaries quoted 754 715 846
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +3.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Java
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Java Salary Trend in Cheshire

Java
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Java
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 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Warrington +28 61 £45,000 +12.50% 14
Crewe +12 39 £37,500 -15.73% 8
Chester +16 31 £42,500 +11.84% 14
Wilmslow - 9 £55,000 -
Northwich +2 6 £36,000 -4.00%
Knutsford -11 5 £51,250 +5.12% 1
Macclesfield - 4 £37,500 -
Widnes - 3 £37,000 - 2
Runcorn -9 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Java
North West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Java 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.

1 167 (47.85%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (32.66%) JavaScript
3 111 (31.81%) SQL
4 104 (29.80%) SDLC
5 101 (28.94%) .NET
6 92 (26.36%) HTML
7 88 (25.21%) Finance
8 87 (24.93%) Oracle
9 86 (24.64%) Web Services
10 76 (21.78%) C#
11 72 (20.63%) J2EE
12 63 (18.05%) Telecoms
13 56 (16.05%) CSS
13 56 (16.05%) Spring
14 55 (15.76%) jQuery
15 51 (14.61%) Scrum
16 50 (14.33%) Degree
17 49 (14.04%) SQL Server
18 46 (13.18%) TDD
19 45 (12.89%) JUnit
20 44 (12.61%) Hibernate
21 41 (11.75%) MySQL
22 40 (11.46%) Retail
23 39 (11.17%) Continuous Integration
23 39 (11.17%) Mobile App
24 37 (10.60%) XML
25 36 (10.32%) Billing
25 36 (10.32%) REST
26 35 (10.03%) HTML5
27 34 (9.74%) Apple iOS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Java 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (6.59%) Tomcat
2 16 (4.58%) WebSphere
3 15 (4.30%) JBoss
4 14 (4.01%) Apache
5 7 (2.01%) SAS
6 5 (1.43%) Confluence
6 5 (1.43%) Apache Pig
7 4 (1.15%) IIS
7 4 (1.15%) Apache Solr
8 3 (0.86%) Jetty
8 3 (0.86%) nginx
8 3 (0.86%) CMS
8 3 (0.86%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.86%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.86%) Node.js
9 2 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (0.57%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.57%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 13 (3.72%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.72%) MS Project
3 4 (1.15%) MS Office
4 3 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.86%) Mingle
5 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (2.01%) Magento
2 2 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 23 (6.59%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.29%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (2.29%) Amazon S3
2 8 (2.29%) Route 53
3 7 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.43%) Amazon Glacier
4 5 (1.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (0.86%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (0.86%) Trello
5 3 (0.86%) SaaS
5 3 (0.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (7.74%) Wireless
2 18 (5.16%) Internet
3 17 (4.87%) HTTP
4 3 (0.86%) DNS
4 3 (0.86%) HTTPS
4 3 (0.86%) LDAP
4 3 (0.86%) DHCP
4 3 (0.86%) FTP
4 3 (0.86%) Network Security
4 3 (0.86%) Firewall
5 2 (0.57%) Telnet
5 2 (0.57%) LAN
5 2 (0.57%) SNMP
5 2 (0.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (14.04%) SQL Server
2 41 (11.75%) MySQL
3 26 (7.45%) DB2
3 26 (7.45%) PostgreSQL
4 23 (6.59%) Big Data
5 19 (5.44%) Oracle Reports
6 16 (4.58%) Oracle Database
7 13 (3.72%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (3.72%) NoSQL
8 12 (3.44%) Hadoop
9 10 (2.87%) Relational Database
10 8 (2.29%) MongoDB
11 7 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (2.01%) JasperReports
12 6 (1.72%) Data Mining
13 5 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (1.43%) Amazon RDS
13 5 (1.43%) HBase
14 4 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (1.15%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 45 (12.89%) JUnit
2 27 (7.74%) JIRA
2 27 (7.74%) Git (software)
3 23 (6.59%) Selenium
4 22 (6.30%) Jenkins
5 18 (5.16%) Cucumber
5 18 (5.16%) Eclipse
6 15 (4.30%) Subversion
7 12 (3.44%) Oracle Forms
7 12 (3.44%) Grunt
7 12 (3.44%) Bower
7 12 (3.44%) gulp
8 11 (3.15%) Maven
9 10 (2.87%) Mercurial
10 9 (2.58%) TestNG
11 7 (2.01%) MyEclipse
11 7 (2.01%) LoadRunner
12 6 (1.72%) JMeter
12 6 (1.72%) Talend Open Studio
13 5 (1.43%) Ant
General
1 88 (25.21%) Finance
2 63 (18.05%) Telecoms
3 40 (11.46%) Retail
4 36 (10.32%) Billing
5 34 (9.74%) Financial Institution
6 28 (8.02%) Banking
7 10 (2.87%) Marketing
8 5 (1.43%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.86%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.57%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.57%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.57%) Back Office
10 2 (0.57%) Legal
11 1 (0.29%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 211 (60.46%) Developer
2 94 (26.93%) Java Developer
3 34 (9.74%) .NET Developer
4 29 (8.31%) Analyst
5 26 (7.45%) Senior Developer
6 24 (6.88%) Business Analyst
7 18 (5.16%) Designer
8 17 (4.87%) Software Manager
9 16 (4.58%) C# Developer
9 16 (4.58%) Senior Java Developer
10 15 (4.30%) Production Manager
11 14 (4.01%) C# .NET Developer
11 14 (4.01%) Delivery Manager
11 14 (4.01%) Software Engineer
12 13 (3.72%) Software Developer
13 11 (3.15%) Graduate
13 11 (3.15%) Oracle Developer
14 10 (2.87%) Security Engineer
14 10 (2.87%) Mobile Developer
14 10 (2.87%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (28.94%) .NET
2 92 (26.36%) HTML
3 86 (24.64%) Web Services
4 72 (20.63%) J2EE
5 56 (16.05%) CSS
5 56 (16.05%) Spring
6 55 (15.76%) jQuery
7 44 (12.61%) Hibernate
8 37 (10.60%) XML
9 36 (10.32%) REST
10 35 (10.03%) HTML5
11 34 (9.74%) RESTful
12 31 (8.88%) JSON
13 26 (7.45%) ASP.NET
14 23 (6.59%) SOAP
14 23 (6.59%) Java EE
15 22 (6.30%) Apache Flex
16 20 (5.73%) JSP
16 20 (5.73%) Servlets
17 19 (5.44%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 39 (11.17%) Mobile App
2 19 (5.44%) User Experience
2 19 (5.44%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (5.16%) Client/Server
4 17 (4.87%) Computer Science
5 15 (4.30%) iPhone
5 15 (4.30%) iPad
6 13 (3.72%) Telematics
6 13 (3.72%) Mainframe
7 11 (3.15%) Algorithms
8 10 (2.87%) Management Information System
9 9 (2.58%) Smartphone
10 7 (2.01%) iSeries
11 5 (1.43%) Data Integration
11 5 (1.43%) Cryptography
11 5 (1.43%) Replication
11 5 (1.43%) Data Centre
12 4 (1.15%) Inversion of Control
12 4 (1.15%) Statistics
12 4 (1.15%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 34 (9.74%) Windows
1 34 (9.74%) Android
1 34 (9.74%) Apple iOS
2 28 (8.02%) Linux
3 19 (5.44%) UNIX
4 6 (1.72%) Mac OS X
5 3 (0.86%) CentOS
6 2 (0.57%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.57%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.57%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.57%) AIX
7 1 (0.29%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.29%) zOS
7 1 (0.29%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.29%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (47.85%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (29.80%) SDLC
3 51 (14.61%) Scrum
4 46 (13.18%) TDD
5 39 (11.17%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (8.88%) Risk Management
7 30 (8.60%) MVC
8 28 (8.02%) OO
8 28 (8.02%) Unit Testing
8 28 (8.02%) Mentoring
9 27 (7.74%) iOS Development
10 26 (7.45%) UML
11 25 (7.16%) Software Engineering
11 25 (7.16%) Customer Engagement
12 22 (6.30%) Android Development
12 22 (6.30%) E-Commerce
13 20 (5.73%) Web Design
14 18 (5.16%) Mobile Application Development
15 17 (4.87%) Web Application Development
15 17 (4.87%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 114 (32.66%) JavaScript
2 111 (31.81%) SQL
3 76 (21.78%) C#
4 30 (8.60%) C++
4 30 (8.60%) C
5 28 (8.02%) T-SQL
6 23 (6.59%) Objective-C
7 22 (6.30%) PL/SQL
7 22 (6.30%) VB
8 21 (6.02%) Python
9 20 (5.73%) RPG
10 16 (4.58%) PHP
11 14 (4.01%) Ruby
12 9 (2.58%) Groovy
13 6 (1.72%) Apple Swift
14 5 (1.43%) VB.NET
15 4 (1.15%) Perl
15 4 (1.15%) Scala
16 3 (0.86%) MATLAB
16 3 (0.86%) R
Qualifications
1 50 (14.33%) Degree
2 10 (2.87%) ISEB
3 5 (1.43%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.29%) PMP
5 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.15%) QA
2 5 (1.43%) SLA
3 4 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (2.01%) Hyper-V
2 5 (1.43%) Docker
3 2 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (1.15%) Puppet
2 3 (0.86%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.57%) Oozie
3 2 (0.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.57%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.57%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 2 (0.57%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.57%) OMEGAMON
3 2 (0.57%) Data Guard
3 2 (0.57%) CA Wily
4 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.29%) Ansible
Vendors
1 87 (24.93%) Oracle
2 13 (3.72%) Microsoft
3 11 (3.15%) IBM
4 10 (2.87%) Informatica
5 8 (2.29%) Teradata
6 7 (2.01%) Ab Initio
6 7 (2.01%) VMware
6 7 (2.01%) HP
6 7 (2.01%) SAP
7 6 (1.72%) Adobe
7 6 (1.72%) Apple
7 6 (1.72%) Talend
8 5 (1.43%) hybris
9 4 (1.15%) BT
9 4 (1.15%) Perforce
10 3 (0.86%) webMethods
10 3 (0.86%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.86%) RightScale
11 2 (0.57%) Cloudera
11 2 (0.57%) Jaspersoft
Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £42000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Connectus
Salary: £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Highly competitive + great benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-65,000 + 10% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Widnes, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago