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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 20 18 19
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 165 158 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 8.99% 9.79% 11.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.92% 18.12% 19.04%
Number of salaries quoted 120 135 212
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £52,500 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
872 872 1255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 47.49% 54.03% 62.38%
Number of salaries quoted 717 709 1076
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 March 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 March 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 +14 39 £50,000 +29.87% 13
Chester +8 22 £37,500 -6.01% 9
Crewe +21 21 £44,500 +18.66% 4
Wilmslow +4 7 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Knutsford -6 6 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Alderley Edge - 4 £30,000 -
Northwich +4 3 £37,500 +7.14%
Runcorn -7 3 £37,500 -44.44%
Macclesfield - 2 £37,250 -
Nantwich +4 1 £18,000 -
Java
North West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 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.

1 147 (42.73%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (26.45%) Oracle
3 83 (24.13%) JavaScript
3 83 (24.13%) .NET
4 82 (23.84%) SQL
5 77 (22.38%) Finance
6 68 (19.77%) Web Services
7 66 (19.19%) HTML
8 62 (18.02%) J2EE
9 56 (16.28%) C#
10 52 (15.12%) XML
10 52 (15.12%) Git (software)
11 48 (13.95%) Degree
12 44 (12.79%) C++
13 43 (12.50%) C
13 43 (12.50%) Telecoms
13 43 (12.50%) TDD
14 41 (11.92%) SQL Server
14 41 (11.92%) REST
15 39 (11.34%) jQuery
15 39 (11.34%) CSS
15 39 (11.34%) OO
16 38 (11.05%) Spring
16 38 (11.05%) Apple iOS
17 37 (10.76%) Android
17 37 (10.76%) Selenium
18 36 (10.47%) JUnit
19 35 (10.17%) Linux
19 35 (10.17%) Retail
20 34 (9.88%) Billing

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 22 (6.40%) Tomcat
2 19 (5.52%) WebSphere
3 14 (4.07%) IIS
4 13 (3.78%) Apache
5 11 (3.20%) WebLogic
6 10 (2.91%) JBoss
6 10 (2.91%) SAS
7 9 (2.62%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 7 (2.03%) CICS
8 7 (2.03%) SharePoint
9 6 (1.74%) Confluence
9 6 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (1.45%) Node.js
10 5 (1.45%) Apache Solr
10 5 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.87%) Oracle Service Bus
12 2 (0.58%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.58%) Mule
12 2 (0.58%) Apache ServiceMix
12 2 (0.58%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 16 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.49%) MS Project
3 4 (1.16%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.87%) Mingle
5 2 (0.58%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.87%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (0.87%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (0.87%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.16%) SaaS
4 3 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.87%) Trello
5 2 (0.58%) Route 53
5 2 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.58%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 28 (8.14%) HTTP
2 15 (4.36%) Wireless
3 11 (3.20%) Internet
4 10 (2.91%) TCP/IP
5 9 (2.62%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.58%) SSL
6 2 (0.58%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (0.58%) LDAP
7 1 (0.29%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (11.92%) SQL Server
2 27 (7.85%) DB2
3 19 (5.52%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (5.52%) MySQL
3 19 (5.52%) Hadoop
4 18 (5.23%) Big Data
5 15 (4.36%) Relational Database
6 9 (2.62%) SAP Data Services
6 9 (2.62%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (2.33%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.74%) SQLite
8 6 (1.74%) MongoDB
8 6 (1.74%) NoSQL
8 6 (1.74%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (1.45%) PowerCenter
9 5 (1.45%) BODI
9 5 (1.45%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (1.45%) Redis
Development Applications
1 52 (15.12%) Git (software)
2 37 (10.76%) Selenium
3 36 (10.47%) JUnit
4 28 (8.14%) JIRA
5 22 (6.40%) Jenkins
6 20 (5.81%) Subversion
7 18 (5.23%) Ant
7 18 (5.23%) Eclipse
8 12 (3.49%) Maven
8 12 (3.49%) Cucumber
9 10 (2.91%) SoapUI
10 9 (2.62%) Mercurial
10 9 (2.62%) JMeter
11 8 (2.33%) TeamCity
12 6 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (1.74%) SpecFlow
13 5 (1.45%) NUnit
13 5 (1.45%) Synon
13 5 (1.45%) MSTest
14 4 (1.16%) Bower
General
1 77 (22.38%) Finance
2 43 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 35 (10.17%) Retail
4 34 (9.88%) Billing
5 26 (7.56%) Banking
6 19 (5.52%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.45%) Legal
7 5 (1.45%) French Language
7 5 (1.45%) Spanish Language
8 4 (1.16%) Marketing
8 4 (1.16%) Games
9 3 (0.87%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.58%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.58%) International Banking
11 1 (0.29%) Back Office
11 1 (0.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 185 (53.78%) Developer
2 87 (25.29%) Java Developer
3 30 (8.72%) Analyst
4 25 (7.27%) Designer
5 24 (6.98%) .NET Developer
6 22 (6.40%) Senior Developer
7 20 (5.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 19 (5.52%) J2EE Developer
9 16 (4.65%) Security Engineer
9 16 (4.65%) Software Developer
9 16 (4.65%) Software Manager
10 14 (4.07%) Java Applications Developer
10 14 (4.07%) Project Manager
10 14 (4.07%) Tester
10 14 (4.07%) Software Engineer
10 14 (4.07%) Web Developer
10 14 (4.07%) Applications Developer
11 13 (3.78%) Business Analyst
12 12 (3.49%) Production Manager
13 11 (3.20%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (24.13%) .NET
2 68 (19.77%) Web Services
3 66 (19.19%) HTML
4 62 (18.02%) J2EE
5 52 (15.12%) XML
6 41 (11.92%) REST
7 39 (11.34%) jQuery
7 39 (11.34%) CSS
8 38 (11.05%) Spring
9 32 (9.30%) Hibernate
10 31 (9.01%) JSP
11 27 (7.85%) SOAP
12 23 (6.69%) JSON
13 22 (6.40%) Ajax
14 20 (5.81%) .NET Framework
14 20 (5.81%) HTML5
15 19 (5.52%) ASP.NET
16 18 (5.23%) Middleware
17 16 (4.65%) Java EE
18 15 (4.36%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 32 (9.30%) Computer Science
2 26 (7.56%) Mobile App
3 18 (5.23%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (4.65%) Open Source
5 14 (4.07%) Data Integration
6 12 (3.49%) User Experience
6 12 (3.49%) Mainframe
7 9 (2.62%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (2.03%) Algorithms
8 7 (2.03%) iSeries
9 5 (1.45%) Telematics
9 5 (1.45%) iPhone
9 5 (1.45%) iPad
9 5 (1.45%) VUI
9 5 (1.45%) AS400
9 5 (1.45%) IVR
10 4 (1.16%) Cryptography
10 4 (1.16%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.16%) Inversion of Control
11 3 (0.87%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 38 (11.05%) Apple iOS
2 37 (10.76%) Android
3 35 (10.17%) Linux
4 22 (6.40%) Windows
5 17 (4.94%) UNIX
6 9 (2.62%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.58%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.58%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.29%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (42.73%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (12.50%) TDD
3 39 (11.34%) OO
4 33 (9.59%) MVC
5 32 (9.30%) ETL
6 30 (8.72%) Scrum
7 29 (8.43%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (8.14%) Business Intelligence
9 27 (7.85%) E-Commerce
10 23 (6.69%) Stakeholder Management
11 22 (6.40%) Project Management
12 21 (6.10%) Risk Management
12 21 (6.10%) Waterfall
13 20 (5.81%) PRINCE2
13 20 (5.81%) Software Engineering
14 17 (4.94%) Product Management
14 17 (4.94%) Customer Engagement
14 17 (4.94%) BDD
15 16 (4.65%) Automated Testing
16 15 (4.36%) UML
Programming Languages
1 83 (24.13%) JavaScript
2 82 (23.84%) SQL
3 56 (16.28%) C#
4 44 (12.79%) C++
5 43 (12.50%) C
6 23 (6.69%) T-SQL
7 21 (6.10%) VB
8 19 (5.52%) RPG
9 17 (4.94%) Objective-C
10 15 (4.36%) PL/SQL
11 13 (3.78%) Ruby
12 8 (2.33%) Python
12 8 (2.33%) PHP
13 7 (2.03%) COBOL
14 6 (1.74%) Shell Script
15 5 (1.45%) RPG/400
15 5 (1.45%) PowerShell
15 5 (1.45%) VB.NET
16 4 (1.16%) XPath
16 4 (1.16%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 48 (13.95%) Degree
2 10 (2.91%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.33%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (1.16%) PMI Certification
6 3 (0.87%) VCP4
7 2 (0.58%) CIPD
7 2 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.58%) PMP
8 1 (0.29%) ISEB
8 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.29%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.29%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.23%) QA
2 7 (2.03%) SLA
3 4 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.16%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.29%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (2.33%) Hyper-V
3 7 (2.03%) Docker
4 2 (0.58%) HDFS
5 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.29%) XenApp
5 1 (0.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (1.74%) Puppet
2 5 (1.45%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.29%) Ansible
3 1 (0.29%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 91 (26.45%) Oracle
2 28 (8.14%) Microsoft
3 21 (6.10%) Informatica
4 16 (4.65%) Ab Initio
5 15 (4.36%) Teradata
6 11 (3.20%) IBM
7 10 (2.91%) BT
7 10 (2.91%) VMware
8 8 (2.33%) Perforce
8 8 (2.33%) Cognos
9 7 (2.03%) Netezza
10 6 (1.74%) Business Objects
11 5 (1.45%) Sybase
11 5 (1.45%) Apple
12 4 (1.16%) SAP
13 2 (0.58%) JD Edwards
13 2 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (0.58%) TIBCO
13 2 (0.58%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.58%) Sitecore
Warrington
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £500.00 - £700 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Warrington
Ascent People
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington
Ascent People
Salary: Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington
Ascent People
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: DOE + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 per annum + IT
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington
KDR Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Flexible Hours, Training, Holiday Scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Excellent Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Ascent People
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago