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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 23 20 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Permanent jobs citing Java 176 160 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 9.03% 10.09% 14.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.32% 17.17% 25.02%
Number of salaries quoted 138 150 288
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1016 932 1219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 52.16% 58.76% 57.69%
Number of salaries quoted 835 811 1073
Average salary £35,404 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.15% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 22 September 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 22 September 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
Chester 0 30 £35,000 -17.64% 5
Knutsford +13 25 £55,000 +2.80% 2
Crewe +15 23 £42,000 -1.17% 2
Warrington -30 23 £42,500 +21.42% 5
Wilmslow - 5 £50,000 -
Northwich +1 2 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Macclesfield -2 2 £22,000 -43.22%
Runcorn -1 1 - - 1
Java
North West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 121 (44.81%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (38.15%) SQL
3 86 (31.85%) Oracle
4 82 (30.37%) Finance
5 76 (28.15%) .NET
6 68 (25.19%) J2EE
7 61 (22.59%) JavaScript
8 59 (21.85%) C#
9 55 (20.37%) TDD
10 50 (18.52%) Web Services
10 50 (18.52%) UNIX
11 49 (18.15%) XML
11 49 (18.15%) SQL Server
11 49 (18.15%) Spring
12 47 (17.41%) HTML
12 47 (17.41%) Stakeholder Management
13 46 (17.04%) Linux
13 46 (17.04%) IBM
14 42 (15.56%) DB2
15 39 (14.44%) Banking
16 37 (13.70%) MVC
16 37 (13.70%) WebSphere
17 33 (12.22%) Continuous Integration
17 33 (12.22%) MySQL
17 33 (12.22%) UML
17 33 (12.22%) CSS
18 32 (11.85%) Degree
19 29 (10.74%) Mainframe
19 29 (10.74%) Hibernate
20 28 (10.37%) Java EE

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 37 (13.70%) WebSphere
2 27 (10.00%) CICS
3 22 (8.15%) Tomcat
4 9 (3.33%) WebLogic
5 8 (2.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 8 (2.96%) SAS
5 8 (2.96%) IBM HTTP Server
6 7 (2.59%) Sitecore CMS
6 7 (2.59%) Drupal
6 7 (2.59%) WordPress
6 7 (2.59%) CMS
6 7 (2.59%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (2.22%) Commerce Server
7 6 (2.22%) concrete5
7 6 (2.22%) Confluence
8 5 (1.85%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
8 5 (1.85%) TIBCO EMS
8 5 (1.85%) Apache
9 4 (1.48%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (0.74%) Photoshop
1 2 (0.74%) SPSS
1 2 (0.74%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.37%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.37%) MS Project
2 1 (0.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.85%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
1 5 (1.85%) TIBCO iProcess
1 5 (1.85%) BusinessWorks
2 4 (1.48%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.74%) SAP MDM
3 2 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (1.85%) Amazon S3
2 5 (1.85%) Route 53
3 3 (1.11%) SaaS
3 3 (1.11%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (0.74%) ElastiCache
4 2 (0.74%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.37%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.37%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.04%) HTTP
2 9 (3.33%) Internet
3 8 (2.96%) Wireless
4 6 (2.22%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.85%) FTP
5 5 (1.85%) HTTPS
6 3 (1.11%) Software-Defined Networking
7 2 (0.74%) LDAP
7 2 (0.74%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.37%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.37%) Firewall
8 1 (0.37%) SSH
8 1 (0.37%) DNS
8 1 (0.37%) VPN
8 1 (0.37%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (18.15%) SQL Server
2 42 (15.56%) DB2
3 33 (12.22%) MySQL
4 15 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 14 (5.19%) MongoDB
5 14 (5.19%) NoSQL
6 13 (4.81%) Big Data
7 10 (3.70%) RDBMS
7 10 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (3.33%) Informix
9 8 (2.96%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (2.96%) Hadoop
10 7 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (2.22%) QlikView
11 6 (2.22%) SAP Data Services
12 4 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (1.48%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (1.48%) Redis
13 3 (1.11%) Oracle Database
13 3 (1.11%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 24 (8.89%) Eclipse
1 24 (8.89%) Selenium
2 23 (8.52%) JUnit
3 21 (7.78%) JIRA
4 16 (5.93%) Cucumber
4 16 (5.93%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (5.56%) Jenkins
6 14 (5.19%) Maven
6 14 (5.19%) Git (software)
7 12 (4.44%) Visual Studio
8 8 (2.96%) Introscope
8 8 (2.96%) Mockito
9 5 (1.85%) WebDriver
9 5 (1.85%) Subversion
9 5 (1.85%) Ant
10 4 (1.48%) Jasmine
10 4 (1.48%) Karma Test Runner
11 2 (0.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (0.74%) QuickTest Pro
11 2 (0.74%) Oracle APEX
General
1 82 (30.37%) Finance
2 39 (14.44%) Banking
3 23 (8.52%) Retail
4 14 (5.19%) Financial Institution
5 10 (3.70%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.96%) French Language
7 7 (2.59%) Spanish Language
8 4 (1.48%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.48%) Electronics
8 4 (1.48%) Marketing
9 3 (1.11%) Corporate Banking
9 3 (1.11%) Billing
9 3 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.74%) Legal
10 2 (0.74%) Games
10 2 (0.74%) German Language
11 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.37%) Advertising
11 1 (0.37%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 129 (47.78%) Developer
2 62 (22.96%) Java Developer
3 42 (15.56%) Architect
4 35 (12.96%) Designer
5 25 (9.26%) Solutions Architect
6 24 (8.89%) Analyst
7 17 (6.30%) Applications Support
8 16 (5.93%) Senior Developer
9 15 (5.56%) Applications Architect
10 14 (5.19%) Applications Developer
10 14 (5.19%) Consultant
11 13 (4.81%) Solutions Designer
12 12 (4.44%) Support Analyst
12 12 (4.44%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 10 (3.70%) Software Engineer
14 9 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
14 9 (3.33%) .NET Developer
14 9 (3.33%) Applications Support Analyst
14 9 (3.33%) Business Consultant
15 8 (2.96%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (28.15%) .NET
2 68 (25.19%) J2EE
3 50 (18.52%) Web Services
4 49 (18.15%) XML
4 49 (18.15%) Spring
5 47 (17.41%) HTML
6 33 (12.22%) CSS
7 29 (10.74%) Hibernate
8 28 (10.37%) Java EE
8 28 (10.37%) RESTful
9 24 (8.89%) JDBC
10 23 (8.52%) JSON
11 22 (8.15%) XSD
11 22 (8.15%) XSLT
11 22 (8.15%) Middleware
12 21 (7.78%) JPA
13 20 (7.41%) jQuery
13 20 (7.41%) SOAP
14 17 (6.30%) JSP
15 15 (5.56%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.74%) Mainframe
2 24 (8.89%) Computer Science
3 19 (7.04%) Open Source
4 12 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (4.07%) User Experience
6 9 (3.33%) N-Tier
7 8 (2.96%) FMCG
8 7 (2.59%) Mobile App
9 6 (2.22%) Data Integration
10 5 (1.85%) Online Banking
11 4 (1.48%) IBM Mainframe
11 4 (1.48%) Mathematics
11 4 (1.48%) Physics
11 4 (1.48%) Economics
12 3 (1.11%) Cryptography
13 2 (0.74%) Blackberry
13 2 (0.74%) 3D Graphics
13 2 (0.74%) Life Science
13 2 (0.74%) Informatics
13 2 (0.74%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 50 (18.52%) UNIX
2 46 (17.04%) Linux
3 27 (10.00%) Windows
4 16 (5.93%) Android
5 12 (4.44%) Apple iOS
6 10 (3.70%) AIX
7 2 (0.74%) Solaris
7 2 (0.74%) CentOS
7 2 (0.74%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.37%) Debian
8 1 (0.37%) VMS
8 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (44.81%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (20.37%) TDD
3 47 (17.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 37 (13.70%) MVC
5 33 (12.22%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (12.22%) UML
6 28 (10.37%) Waterfall
7 27 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 27 (10.00%) OO
8 26 (9.63%) Risk Analysis
9 25 (9.26%) E-Commerce
10 22 (8.15%) ITIL
11 21 (7.78%) Automated Testing
12 19 (7.04%) BDD
13 17 (6.30%) Web Development
14 16 (5.93%) Business Intelligence
14 16 (5.93%) Continuous Improvement
15 12 (4.44%) Scrum
15 12 (4.44%) Incident Management
16 11 (4.07%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 103 (38.15%) SQL
2 61 (22.59%) JavaScript
3 59 (21.85%) C#
4 26 (9.63%) COBOL
5 19 (7.04%) C++
5 19 (7.04%) T-SQL
5 19 (7.04%) Shell Script
6 13 (4.81%) Python
6 13 (4.81%) PL/SQL
7 11 (4.07%) VB
8 10 (3.70%) C
9 8 (2.96%) PHP
9 8 (2.96%) XPath
10 7 (2.59%) Korn
10 7 (2.59%) Perl
11 6 (2.22%) Ruby
12 3 (1.11%) sed
12 3 (1.11%) AWK
12 3 (1.11%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.74%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (11.85%) Degree
2 3 (1.11%) ISEB
2 3 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (0.74%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.37%) MCITP
4 1 (0.37%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.37%) MCSE
4 1 (0.37%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.52%) QA
2 17 (6.30%) SLA
3 4 (1.48%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (0.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.48%) Tivoli
1 4 (1.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 4 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.48%) Puppet
2 2 (0.74%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 86 (31.85%) Oracle
2 46 (17.04%) IBM
3 26 (9.63%) Microsoft
4 20 (7.41%) JBoss
5 12 (4.44%) HP
6 11 (4.07%) Google
7 10 (3.70%) SAP
8 9 (3.33%) Business Objects
9 8 (2.96%) Compuware
9 8 (2.96%) Perforce
10 7 (2.59%) Sitecore
11 6 (2.22%) Cognos
11 6 (2.22%) ATG
11 6 (2.22%) Atlassian
11 6 (2.22%) Netezza
12 5 (1.85%) Red Hat
12 5 (1.85%) TIBCO
13 4 (1.48%) JD Edwards
13 4 (1.48%) Misys
14 2 (0.74%) Hyperion
Cheshire
Hudson - London
Posted: 10 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + including bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Salary + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 60,000 + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Northwich
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £44000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Pets at Home
Salary: Up to £35,000
Posted: 13 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 17 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 18 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago