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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 21 20 15
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Java 115 171 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 8.65% 9.40% 10.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.64% 19.72% 18.60%
Number of salaries quoted 99 129 144
Average salary £42,484 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.59% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
652 867 887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 49.02% 47.66% 56.53%
Number of salaries quoted 569 727 713
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +1 34 £43,734 -7.44% 9
Chester -5 19 £40,000 +6.66% 7
Crewe +4 14 £23,500 -47.77%
Knutsford 0 6 £37,500 -28.57% 2
Northwich 0 5 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Wilmslow +1 2 £45,000 - 1
Runcorn 0 2 £32,500 -14.47%
Ellesmere Port - 2 £40,000 - 1
Widnes - 1 £55,000 -
Java
North West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 156 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (31.00%) JavaScript
3 82 (27.33%) SQL
4 78 (26.00%) Spring
5 76 (25.33%) HTML
6 67 (22.33%) Hibernate
7 62 (20.67%) Oracle
8 61 (20.33%) Degree
9 59 (19.67%) J2EE
9 59 (19.67%) CSS
10 58 (19.33%) Web Services
10 58 (19.33%) Finance
11 51 (17.00%) Scrum
12 47 (15.67%) SQL Server
13 45 (15.00%) .NET
14 42 (14.00%) JSON
15 39 (13.00%) TDD
16 37 (12.33%) JUnit
16 37 (12.33%) Android
17 36 (12.00%) Computer Science
18 35 (11.67%) XML
18 35 (11.67%) Software Engineering
19 34 (11.33%) Windows
19 34 (11.33%) Continuous Integration
20 32 (10.67%) Selenium
20 32 (10.67%) MySQL
21 31 (10.33%) IBM
21 31 (10.33%) Git (software)
21 31 (10.33%) Java EE
21 31 (10.33%) Jenkins

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 26 (8.67%) Tomcat
2 13 (4.33%) JBoss
3 11 (3.67%) Apache
3 11 (3.67%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (3.33%) CMS
4 10 (3.33%) WebSphere
5 8 (2.67%) WebLogic
6 5 (1.67%) Node.js
7 4 (1.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 4 (1.33%) nginx
8 3 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.67%) IBM HTTP Server
9 2 (0.67%) IIS
9 2 (0.67%) NetWeaver
9 2 (0.67%) Oracle Coherence
9 2 (0.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.33%) Apache ServiceMix
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 15 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.67%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 4 (1.33%) SAP BPC
2 3 (1.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (1.67%) Amazon S3
3 3 (1.00%) Amazon Glacier
3 3 (1.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 3 (1.00%) GitHub
3 3 (1.00%) Route 53
4 2 (0.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (0.67%) AWS CloudTrail
4 2 (0.67%) OpenShift
4 2 (0.67%) PaaS
4 2 (0.67%) SaaS
4 2 (0.67%) Trello
4 2 (0.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.33%) Force.com
5 1 (0.33%) Heroku
5 1 (0.33%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.33%) SSL
2 3 (1.00%) DMZ
2 3 (1.00%) Internet
3 2 (0.67%) HTTP
3 2 (0.67%) LDAP
3 2 (0.67%) VPN
3 2 (0.67%) VXLAN
3 2 (0.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.33%) DNS
4 1 (0.33%) LAN
4 1 (0.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (15.67%) SQL Server
2 32 (10.67%) MySQL
3 18 (6.00%) Big Data
4 17 (5.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (5.33%) Oracle Database
5 16 (5.33%) Oracle Reports
6 11 (3.67%) MongoDB
6 11 (3.67%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (3.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (3.33%) Relational Database
8 8 (2.67%) DB2
8 8 (2.67%) JasperReports
9 7 (2.33%) Data Mining
10 6 (2.00%) NoSQL
11 5 (1.67%) Hadoop
11 5 (1.67%) QlikView
11 5 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (1.67%) SQLite
12 4 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 37 (12.33%) JUnit
2 32 (10.67%) Selenium
3 31 (10.33%) Git (software)
3 31 (10.33%) Jenkins
4 25 (8.33%) Cucumber
4 25 (8.33%) Maven
5 22 (7.33%) JIRA
6 18 (6.00%) Eclipse
7 17 (5.67%) HP UFT
8 16 (5.33%) Oracle Forms
9 14 (4.67%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (4.33%) Ant
10 13 (4.33%) TestNG
11 12 (4.00%) Gradle
12 11 (3.67%) WebDriver
13 10 (3.33%) Jasmine
13 10 (3.33%) MSTest
14 9 (3.00%) SoapUI
15 8 (2.67%) Mercurial
15 8 (2.67%) MyEclipse
General
1 58 (19.33%) Finance
2 14 (4.67%) Banking
3 9 (3.00%) Manufacturing
4 8 (2.67%) Retail
5 4 (1.33%) Corporate Banking
5 4 (1.33%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.33%) Marketing
6 3 (1.00%) Billing
6 3 (1.00%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.00%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.67%) Electronics
7 2 (0.67%) Games
7 2 (0.67%) Legal
8 1 (0.33%) Law
8 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 173 (57.67%) Developer
2 99 (33.00%) Java Developer
3 34 (11.33%) Analyst
4 26 (8.67%) Senior Developer
5 22 (7.33%) Graduate
5 22 (7.33%) Test Analyst
6 21 (7.00%) Architect
6 21 (7.00%) Graduate Developer
6 21 (7.00%) Graduate Java Developer
7 19 (6.33%) Senior Java Developer
8 18 (6.00%) Java Engineer
9 17 (5.67%) Oracle Developer
9 17 (5.67%) Software Developer
10 16 (5.33%) Software Engineer
11 15 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
12 14 (4.67%) Android Developer
12 14 (4.67%) Technical Developer
12 14 (4.67%) Technical Leader
13 13 (4.33%) Lead Developer
13 13 (4.33%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (26.00%) Spring
2 76 (25.33%) HTML
3 67 (22.33%) Hibernate
4 59 (19.67%) CSS
4 59 (19.67%) J2EE
5 58 (19.33%) Web Services
6 45 (15.00%) .NET
7 42 (14.00%) JSON
8 35 (11.67%) XML
9 31 (10.33%) Java EE
10 29 (9.67%) JSP
11 28 (9.33%) jQuery
11 28 (9.33%) RESTful
12 26 (8.67%) REST
13 25 (8.33%) AngularJS
14 24 (8.00%) Struts
15 21 (7.00%) HTML5
16 20 (6.67%) SOAP
16 20 (6.67%) Spring MVC
17 14 (4.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 36 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 23 (7.67%) User Experience
3 21 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (5.67%) Mobile App
5 10 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (3.33%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.67%) Mainframe
6 8 (2.67%) Replication
6 8 (2.67%) Telematics
7 6 (2.00%) Algorithms
7 6 (2.00%) iPad
7 6 (2.00%) Wiki
8 4 (1.33%) Artificial Intelligence
8 4 (1.33%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.33%) iPhone
8 4 (1.33%) Ontologies
9 3 (1.00%) AS400
9 3 (1.00%) Clustering
9 3 (1.00%) FMCG
9 3 (1.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 37 (12.33%) Android
2 34 (11.33%) Windows
3 29 (9.67%) Apple iOS
4 21 (7.00%) Linux
5 19 (6.33%) Unix
6 3 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.00%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.00%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.33%) AIX
8 1 (0.33%) CentOS
8 1 (0.33%) HPUX
8 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.33%) Solaris
8 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (17.00%) Scrum
3 39 (13.00%) TDD
4 35 (11.67%) Software Engineering
5 34 (11.33%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (9.33%) SDLC
7 23 (7.67%) Test Automation
8 22 (7.33%) DevOps
8 22 (7.33%) Functional Testing
9 21 (7.00%) OO
9 21 (7.00%) OOP
10 20 (6.67%) Android Development
10 20 (6.67%) BDD
11 18 (6.00%) Front End Development
11 18 (6.00%) MVC
11 18 (6.00%) Open Source
11 18 (6.00%) Test Scripting
11 18 (6.00%) Validation
12 17 (5.67%) ETL
13 16 (5.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 93 (31.00%) JavaScript
2 82 (27.33%) SQL
3 26 (8.67%) PL/SQL
4 23 (7.67%) C#
5 22 (7.33%) C
6 14 (4.67%) PHP
6 14 (4.67%) Python
7 13 (4.33%) C++
8 11 (3.67%) Ruby
9 10 (3.33%) Objective-C
10 9 (3.00%) Groovy
10 9 (3.00%) Shell Script
11 7 (2.33%) ABAP
11 7 (2.33%) Bash Shell
11 7 (2.33%) Perl
12 6 (2.00%) VB.NET
13 5 (1.67%) Apple Swift
13 5 (1.67%) Go
13 5 (1.67%) Scala
14 3 (1.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 61 (20.33%) Degree
2 15 (5.00%) ISEB
3 4 (1.33%) HND
3 4 (1.33%) ISTQB
3 4 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (1.33%) Postgraduate
4 3 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.00%) QA
2 2 (0.67%) SLA
3 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (2.67%) Docker
2 5 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.67%) Firmware
4 2 (0.67%) vCloud
4 2 (0.67%) vSphere
5 1 (0.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (3.67%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (2.33%) Puppet
3 2 (0.67%) CA Wily
3 2 (0.67%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.67%) Rundeck
3 2 (0.67%) SCOM
4 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.33%) Netcool
4 1 (0.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 62 (20.67%) Oracle
2 31 (10.33%) IBM
3 12 (4.00%) SAP
4 9 (3.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (2.67%) Adobe
5 8 (2.67%) Google
5 8 (2.67%) MicroStrategy
6 6 (2.00%) VMware
7 5 (1.67%) HP
7 5 (1.67%) OpenText
7 5 (1.67%) Red Hat
7 5 (1.67%) Tableau
7 5 (1.67%) Twitter
8 4 (1.33%) Micro Focus
9 3 (1.00%) Apple
10 2 (0.67%) F5
10 2 (0.67%) Facebook
10 2 (0.67%) JD Edwards
10 2 (0.67%) Siebel
10 2 (0.67%) WSO2
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + car + bonus + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Northwich
Eligo Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + excellent benefits + Relocation
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + share options
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30 - £45 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Smartsearch Recruitment
Salary: Salary negotiable dependant on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Frodsham, Cheshire
Spirit Data Capture
Salary: Negotiable Depending On Experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Mobica Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum plus company benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Ellesmere Port
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 23 days ago
Macclesfield
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 per annum + increasing to £20,000 after 3 months
Posted: 24 days ago
Warrington
ePeople Recruitment Limited
Posted: 26 days ago