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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 20 34 22
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -12
Permanent jobs citing Java 153 113 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 8.93% 6.34% 11.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.39% 11.63% 18.57%
Number of salaries quoted 101 89 170
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,700 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
880 972 1088
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 51.34% 54.58% 59.32%
Number of salaries quoted 709 755 909
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +20 36 £51,500 +58.46% 13
Crewe +13 31 £44,000 +21.37% 6
Chester +7 21 £42,500 +54.54% 12
Wilmslow -1 8 £52,500 +44.82%
Knutsford -15 4 £45,000 +2.85% 1
Alderley Edge - 4 £30,000 -
Northwich +4 3 £40,000 +23.07%
Macclesfield - 2 £40,000 -
Java
North West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 140 (42.81%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (27.83%) JavaScript
3 89 (27.22%) Oracle
4 88 (26.91%) .NET
4 88 (26.91%) Finance
5 84 (25.69%) HTML
6 82 (25.08%) SQL
7 69 (21.10%) Web Services
8 68 (20.80%) J2EE
9 58 (17.74%) C#
10 49 (14.98%) CSS
10 49 (14.98%) Degree
11 48 (14.68%) jQuery
11 48 (14.68%) Telecoms
12 45 (13.76%) Retail
13 43 (13.15%) C
14 42 (12.84%) XML
15 41 (12.54%) C++
15 41 (12.54%) SQL Server
16 40 (12.23%) JUnit
16 40 (12.23%) Spring
17 39 (11.93%) Billing
18 38 (11.62%) Git (software)
19 37 (11.31%) Mobile App
20 36 (11.01%) Scrum
21 35 (10.70%) Hibernate
21 35 (10.70%) TDD
21 35 (10.70%) REST
22 32 (9.79%) Apple iOS
22 32 (9.79%) Financial Institution

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (7.03%) Tomcat
1 23 (7.03%) WebSphere
2 13 (3.98%) Apache
3 11 (3.36%) IIS
4 10 (3.06%) JBoss
5 9 (2.75%) SAS
6 8 (2.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 7 (2.14%) Confluence
8 6 (1.83%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (1.83%) WebLogic
9 5 (1.53%) SharePoint
9 5 (1.53%) Apache Solr
10 4 (1.22%) Apache Pig
10 4 (1.22%) Apache Spark
11 3 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.92%) CMS
11 3 (0.92%) Oracle Service Bus
11 3 (0.92%) Node.js
12 2 (0.61%) Apache ServiceMix
12 2 (0.61%) Mule
Applications
1 20 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.75%) MS Project
3 5 (1.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.22%) Photoshop
4 4 (1.22%) MS Office
4 4 (1.22%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.61%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 5 (1.53%) Magento
2 3 (0.92%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.92%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.92%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.89%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.75%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.61%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.61%) Route 53
3 2 (0.61%) Trello
3 2 (0.61%) Amazon Glacier
3 2 (0.61%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 28 (8.56%) HTTP
2 24 (7.34%) Wireless
3 12 (3.67%) Internet
4 6 (1.83%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.83%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.92%) LDAP
6 2 (0.61%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (0.61%) SSL
7 1 (0.31%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (12.54%) SQL Server
2 30 (9.17%) MySQL
3 25 (7.65%) DB2
4 16 (4.89%) Big Data
5 15 (4.59%) Hadoop
5 15 (4.59%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (3.67%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (3.06%) Oracle Reports
7 10 (3.06%) Oracle Database
7 10 (3.06%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.53%) SQLite
9 5 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (1.53%) JasperReports
9 5 (1.53%) PowerCenter
10 4 (1.22%) OLTP
10 4 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.22%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.22%) HBase
Development Applications
1 40 (12.23%) JUnit
2 38 (11.62%) Git (software)
3 29 (8.87%) JIRA
4 26 (7.95%) Selenium
5 20 (6.12%) Jenkins
6 18 (5.50%) Eclipse
7 17 (5.20%) Subversion
8 14 (4.28%) Cucumber
9 13 (3.98%) Ant
10 11 (3.36%) Maven
11 9 (2.75%) JMeter
11 9 (2.75%) SoapUI
12 8 (2.45%) Mercurial
13 7 (2.14%) Grunt
13 7 (2.14%) LoadRunner
13 7 (2.14%) Bower
14 6 (1.83%) Dreamweaver
14 6 (1.83%) TeamCity
14 6 (1.83%) TestNG
15 5 (1.53%) MyEclipse
General
1 88 (26.91%) Finance
2 48 (14.68%) Telecoms
3 45 (13.76%) Retail
4 39 (11.93%) Billing
5 32 (9.79%) Financial Institution
6 21 (6.42%) Banking
7 4 (1.22%) Marketing
7 4 (1.22%) Legal
8 3 (0.92%) Games
9 2 (0.61%) Back Office
9 2 (0.61%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.61%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.61%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.61%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 185 (56.57%) Developer
2 87 (26.61%) Java Developer
3 32 (9.79%) .NET Developer
4 29 (8.87%) Analyst
5 20 (6.12%) Designer
6 18 (5.50%) Software Manager
6 18 (5.50%) Senior Developer
7 16 (4.89%) Business Analyst
7 16 (4.89%) Security Engineer
8 15 (4.59%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 14 (4.28%) Production Manager
9 14 (4.28%) Delivery Manager
9 14 (4.28%) J2EE Developer
9 14 (4.28%) Software Developer
10 13 (3.98%) Software Engineer
11 12 (3.67%) Project Manager
12 11 (3.36%) ETL Developer
13 10 (3.06%) C# Developer
13 10 (3.06%) Business Systems Analyst
13 10 (3.06%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (26.91%) .NET
2 84 (25.69%) HTML
3 69 (21.10%) Web Services
4 68 (20.80%) J2EE
5 49 (14.98%) CSS
6 48 (14.68%) jQuery
7 42 (12.84%) XML
8 40 (12.23%) Spring
9 35 (10.70%) Hibernate
9 35 (10.70%) REST
10 30 (9.17%) HTML5
11 27 (8.26%) SOAP
12 26 (7.95%) JSP
13 24 (7.34%) Java EE
14 21 (6.42%) JSON
15 20 (6.12%) Apache Flex
15 20 (6.12%) ASP.NET
16 17 (5.20%) .NET Framework
16 17 (5.20%) RESTful
17 15 (4.59%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 37 (11.31%) Mobile App
2 23 (7.03%) Computer Science
3 17 (5.20%) User Experience
4 14 (4.28%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (4.28%) Mainframe
5 11 (3.36%) iSeries
6 9 (2.75%) Open Source
6 9 (2.75%) Data Integration
7 8 (2.45%) Telematics
7 8 (2.45%) Client/Server
8 7 (2.14%) AS400
9 6 (1.83%) iPhone
9 6 (1.83%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.83%) iPad
10 5 (1.53%) VUI
10 5 (1.53%) IVR
11 4 (1.22%) Cryptography
11 4 (1.22%) Statistics
11 4 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.22%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 32 (9.79%) Apple iOS
2 31 (9.48%) Android
3 27 (8.26%) Windows
4 19 (5.81%) UNIX
5 17 (5.20%) Linux
6 7 (2.14%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.61%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.61%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.31%) zOS
8 1 (0.31%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.31%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (42.81%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (11.01%) Scrum
3 35 (10.70%) TDD
4 32 (9.79%) OO
5 31 (9.48%) MVC
6 30 (9.17%) Risk Management
6 30 (9.17%) E-Commerce
7 26 (7.95%) Continuous Integration
8 24 (7.34%) Software Engineering
8 24 (7.34%) Customer Engagement
9 22 (6.73%) ETL
10 19 (5.81%) Project Management
10 19 (5.81%) BDD
11 18 (5.50%) Business Intelligence
12 17 (5.20%) UML
12 17 (5.20%) Stakeholder Management
12 17 (5.20%) Automated Testing
12 17 (5.20%) Test Scripting
12 17 (5.20%) Product Management
13 16 (4.89%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 91 (27.83%) JavaScript
2 82 (25.08%) SQL
3 58 (17.74%) C#
4 43 (13.15%) C
5 41 (12.54%) C++
6 27 (8.26%) VB
7 26 (7.95%) T-SQL
8 25 (7.65%) RPG
9 17 (5.20%) Objective-C
10 14 (4.28%) Ruby
11 13 (3.98%) Apple Swift
11 13 (3.98%) Python
12 11 (3.36%) PL/SQL
13 8 (2.45%) Groovy
14 7 (2.14%) PHP
15 5 (1.53%) VB.NET
15 5 (1.53%) Shell Script
15 5 (1.53%) RPG/400
16 3 (0.92%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.92%) Scala
Qualifications
1 49 (14.98%) Degree
2 10 (3.06%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.45%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.83%) ISEB
5 3 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.61%) PMP
6 2 (0.61%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.61%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.31%) OCPJP
7 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.83%) QA
2 4 (1.22%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.22%) SLA
2 4 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.31%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (3.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (2.75%) Hyper-V
3 8 (2.45%) Docker
4 2 (0.61%) HDFS
5 1 (0.31%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.31%) XenApp
5 1 (0.31%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (1.22%) Puppet
2 3 (0.92%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.31%) Ansible
3 1 (0.31%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 89 (27.22%) Oracle
2 21 (6.42%) Microsoft
3 18 (5.50%) Informatica
4 14 (4.28%) Ab Initio
4 14 (4.28%) Teradata
5 13 (3.98%) IBM
6 11 (3.36%) VMware
7 10 (3.06%) BT
8 7 (2.14%) HP
9 6 (1.83%) Perforce
9 6 (1.83%) Apple
10 5 (1.53%) Sybase
11 4 (1.22%) SAP
12 3 (0.92%) Cognos
12 3 (0.92%) Business Objects
12 3 (0.92%) Adobe
13 2 (0.61%) TIBCO
13 2 (0.61%) Jaspersoft
13 2 (0.61%) Ektron
13 2 (0.61%) Rackspace
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Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum + Pension, 25 Days Hol, Benefits
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