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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 20 18 23
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java 187 180 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 9.75% 10.61% 10.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.75% 17.22% 16.19%
Number of salaries quoted 158 151 218
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,950 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
901 1045 1421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 47.00% 61.62% 64.15%
Number of salaries quoted 789 854 1254
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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 +16 52 £40,000 -4.76% 4
Chester -5 32 £37,500 -11.76% 10
Crewe +22 14 £32,500 -40.90%
Wilmslow -5 13 £35,000 -0.70% 1
Northwich +6 11 £40,000 -11.11%
Knutsford 0 11 £43,000 -14.00% 2
Runcorn +1 8 £39,000 +15.55%
Macclesfield +1 2 £44,750 +57.01% 1
Ellesmere Port -8 2 - -
Java
North West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 165 (45.33%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (29.40%) Oracle
3 105 (28.85%) SQL
4 97 (26.65%) Finance
5 92 (25.27%) J2EE
6 83 (22.80%) JavaScript
7 80 (21.98%) .NET
8 68 (18.68%) XML
9 66 (18.13%) HTML
10 63 (17.31%) Web Services
11 59 (16.21%) TDD
12 57 (15.66%) Linux
13 55 (15.11%) C#
14 53 (14.56%) Stakeholder Management
14 53 (14.56%) Spring
15 50 (13.74%) DB2
16 49 (13.46%) Degree
16 49 (13.46%) Selenium
17 48 (13.19%) CSS
18 47 (12.91%) Git (software)
19 44 (12.09%) IBM
20 43 (11.81%) OO
20 43 (11.81%) WebSphere
20 43 (11.81%) Banking
21 42 (11.54%) MVC
21 42 (11.54%) C++
22 41 (11.26%) UNIX
22 41 (11.26%) SQL Server
23 40 (10.99%) JUnit
23 40 (10.99%) jQuery

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 43 (11.81%) WebSphere
2 30 (8.24%) CICS
3 25 (6.87%) Tomcat
4 18 (4.95%) JBoss
5 15 (4.12%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 14 (3.85%) WebLogic
7 13 (3.57%) IIS
8 12 (3.30%) Apache
9 11 (3.02%) SAS
10 8 (2.20%) IBM HTTP Server
11 7 (1.92%) SharePoint
12 6 (1.65%) Confluence
13 5 (1.37%) WordPress
13 5 (1.37%) Sitecore CMS
13 5 (1.37%) Drupal
13 5 (1.37%) Node.js
13 5 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
13 5 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
13 5 (1.37%) CMS
14 4 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (2.20%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.92%) MS Project
3 3 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.82%) Mingle
4 2 (0.55%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.55%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.27%) Edge Animate
5 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.82%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (0.82%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.82%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.10%) SaaS
2 4 (1.10%) Trello
3 3 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.55%) ElastiCache
4 2 (0.55%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (0.55%) Route 53
4 2 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.55%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 39 (10.71%) HTTP
2 13 (3.57%) Wireless
3 12 (3.30%) Internet
4 11 (3.02%) TCP/IP
5 10 (2.75%) HTTPS
6 5 (1.37%) FTP
7 3 (0.82%) LDAP
8 2 (0.55%) SSL
8 2 (0.55%) iSCSI
8 2 (0.55%) OpenLDAP
9 1 (0.27%) SSH
9 1 (0.27%) DMZ
9 1 (0.27%) SMS
9 1 (0.27%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (13.74%) DB2
2 41 (11.26%) SQL Server
3 27 (7.42%) Relational Database
4 26 (7.14%) MySQL
5 18 (4.95%) Hadoop
6 16 (4.40%) Big Data
7 15 (4.12%) NoSQL
8 13 (3.57%) RDBMS
9 12 (3.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (3.30%) MongoDB
10 11 (3.02%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (2.47%) Informix
11 9 (2.47%) BusinessObjects
12 8 (2.20%) QlikView
13 7 (1.92%) Oracle Database
13 7 (1.92%) SAP Data Services
14 5 (1.37%) BODI
14 5 (1.37%) Redis
14 5 (1.37%) SQLite
15 4 (1.10%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 49 (13.46%) Selenium
2 47 (12.91%) Git (software)
3 40 (10.99%) JUnit
4 35 (9.62%) JIRA
5 28 (7.69%) Jenkins
6 21 (5.77%) Cucumber
7 18 (4.95%) Ant
7 18 (4.95%) Eclipse
8 16 (4.40%) Subversion
8 16 (4.40%) Team Foundation Server
9 15 (4.12%) Maven
10 9 (2.47%) TeamCity
10 9 (2.47%) Mockito
11 8 (2.20%) Introscope
11 8 (2.20%) Visual Studio
12 7 (1.92%) SoapUI
12 7 (1.92%) WebDriver
13 6 (1.65%) SpecFlow
13 6 (1.65%) Jasmine
13 6 (1.65%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 97 (26.65%) Finance
2 43 (11.81%) Banking
3 29 (7.97%) Retail
4 26 (7.14%) Telecoms
5 16 (4.40%) Billing
5 16 (4.40%) Financial Institution
6 9 (2.47%) French Language
7 8 (2.20%) Spanish Language
8 6 (1.65%) Games
8 6 (1.65%) Legal
9 5 (1.37%) Electronics
10 2 (0.55%) Marketing
11 1 (0.27%) German Language
11 1 (0.27%) Advertising
11 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.27%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.27%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 179 (49.18%) Developer
2 91 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 47 (12.91%) Designer
4 40 (10.99%) Architect
5 37 (10.16%) Analyst
6 28 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 24 (6.59%) Solutions Architect
8 23 (6.32%) Applications Developer
9 21 (5.77%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 17 (4.67%) Applications Architect
11 16 (4.40%) Tester
12 14 (3.85%) Web Developer
12 14 (3.85%) Consultant
12 14 (3.85%) Software Engineer
12 14 (3.85%) Solutions Designer
12 14 (3.85%) J2EE Developer
13 12 (3.30%) Business Consultant
13 12 (3.30%) Business Intelligence Consultant
13 12 (3.30%) Java Applications Developer
14 11 (3.02%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (25.27%) J2EE
2 80 (21.98%) .NET
3 68 (18.68%) XML
4 66 (18.13%) HTML
5 63 (17.31%) Web Services
6 53 (14.56%) Spring
7 48 (13.19%) CSS
8 40 (10.99%) jQuery
9 36 (9.89%) SOAP
10 32 (8.79%) JSP
10 32 (8.79%) Hibernate
10 32 (8.79%) REST
11 31 (8.52%) JSON
12 28 (7.69%) Middleware
12 28 (7.69%) JDBC
12 28 (7.69%) XSLT
13 27 (7.42%) RESTful
14 23 (6.32%) XSD
15 22 (6.04%) Ajax
15 22 (6.04%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 35 (9.62%) Computer Science
2 33 (9.07%) Mainframe
3 27 (7.42%) Open Source
4 16 (4.40%) Mobile App
5 15 (4.12%) Algorithms
6 14 (3.85%) User Experience
7 12 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (3.30%) Data Integration
8 9 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (2.47%) N-Tier
9 6 (1.65%) FMCG
10 5 (1.37%) IBM Mainframe
11 4 (1.10%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.82%) Machine to Machine
12 3 (0.82%) iSeries
12 3 (0.82%) AS400
13 2 (0.55%) 3D Graphics
13 2 (0.55%) PMI
13 2 (0.55%) Blackberry
13 2 (0.55%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 57 (15.66%) Linux
2 41 (11.26%) UNIX
3 34 (9.34%) Android
3 34 (9.34%) Apple iOS
4 29 (7.97%) Windows
5 10 (2.75%) AIX
6 4 (1.10%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.55%) Solaris
8 1 (0.27%) VMS
8 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (45.33%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (16.21%) TDD
3 53 (14.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 43 (11.81%) OO
5 42 (11.54%) MVC
6 39 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
7 37 (10.16%) UML
8 36 (9.89%) E-Commerce
8 36 (9.89%) Waterfall
9 29 (7.97%) Risk Analysis
10 28 (7.69%) Software Engineering
11 22 (6.04%) Automated Testing
11 22 (6.04%) BDD
12 20 (5.49%) ETL
13 19 (5.22%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (4.67%) Scrum
15 16 (4.40%) Change Management
15 16 (4.40%) ITIL
16 15 (4.12%) PRINCE2
16 15 (4.12%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 105 (28.85%) SQL
2 83 (22.80%) JavaScript
3 55 (15.11%) C#
4 42 (11.54%) C++
5 35 (9.62%) C
6 29 (7.97%) COBOL
7 21 (5.77%) T-SQL
8 20 (5.49%) Shell Script
9 18 (4.95%) VB
9 18 (4.95%) PL/SQL
10 11 (3.02%) Ruby
11 10 (2.75%) PHP
11 10 (2.75%) XPath
12 9 (2.47%) Python
12 9 (2.47%) Objective-C
13 7 (1.92%) Korn
14 6 (1.65%) PowerShell
15 5 (1.37%) RPG
16 4 (1.10%) VB.NET
17 3 (0.82%) AWK
Qualifications
1 49 (13.46%) Degree
2 9 (2.47%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.20%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (0.82%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.55%) CIPD
6 2 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.27%) PMP
7 1 (0.27%) MCSE
7 1 (0.27%) MCSA
7 1 (0.27%) ISEB
7 1 (0.27%) OCPJP
7 1 (0.27%) MCITP
7 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (7.97%) QA
2 16 (4.40%) SLA
3 2 (0.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.37%) Hyper-V
2 5 (1.37%) Docker
3 2 (0.55%) HDFS
3 2 (0.55%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.27%) XenApp
4 1 (0.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (1.37%) Puppet
1 5 (1.37%) Vagrant
2 4 (1.10%) Tivoli
2 4 (1.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle EDQ
3 1 (0.27%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 107 (29.40%) Oracle
2 44 (12.09%) IBM
3 25 (6.87%) Microsoft
4 14 (3.85%) Informatica
5 12 (3.30%) HP
5 12 (3.30%) Perforce
5 12 (3.30%) Ab Initio
6 11 (3.02%) Cognos
7 10 (2.75%) Teradata
8 9 (2.47%) Business Objects
9 8 (2.20%) Compuware
10 7 (1.92%) SAP
10 7 (1.92%) VMware
10 7 (1.92%) Netezza
10 7 (1.92%) Sitecore
11 5 (1.37%) JD Edwards
11 5 (1.37%) BT
12 4 (1.10%) ATG
12 4 (1.10%) Sybase
12 4 (1.10%) Atlassian
Warrington
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Salt
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + 5K Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
LA International
Salary: £51000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
Ascent People
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 60,000 + Excellent Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000 + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Car, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: c55-65,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago