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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 16 27 14
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Permanent jobs citing Java 211 138 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 12.28% 7.70% 12.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.89% 14.85% 22.07%
Number of salaries quoted 150 115 194
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,150 £57,500 £62,500
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
922 929 947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 53.67% 51.81% 55.22%
Number of salaries quoted 752 751 821
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 £26,004 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +33 60 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Crewe +11 45 £37,500 -10.71% 7
Chester +15 42 £43,750 +34.61% 18
Northwich -2 8 £36,000 +2.85%
Knutsford -15 6 £50,000 -9.09%
Wilmslow +5 5 £57,500 +35.29%
Macclesfield - 4 £37,500 -
Widnes - 3 £37,000 -
Ellesmere Port -2 1 £42,500 +112.50% 2
Runcorn -7 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Java
North West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 180 (49.86%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (34.90%) JavaScript
3 116 (32.13%) SQL
4 109 (30.19%) SDLC
5 107 (29.64%) HTML
6 99 (27.42%) .NET
7 96 (26.59%) Web Services
8 92 (25.48%) Finance
9 83 (22.99%) Oracle
10 74 (20.50%) J2EE
10 74 (20.50%) Spring
11 73 (20.22%) C#
12 70 (19.39%) CSS
13 65 (18.01%) jQuery
14 59 (16.34%) Degree
15 57 (15.79%) Telecoms
16 56 (15.51%) Scrum
17 55 (15.24%) TDD
18 53 (14.68%) Hibernate
19 51 (14.13%) MySQL
20 47 (13.02%) SQL Server
21 45 (12.47%) JUnit
21 45 (12.47%) Retail
22 44 (12.19%) XML
23 43 (11.91%) Continuous Integration
23 43 (11.91%) Mobile App
24 40 (11.08%) RESTful
24 40 (11.08%) Financial Institution
25 38 (10.53%) HTML5
26 36 (9.97%) REST

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 32 (8.86%) Tomcat
2 21 (5.82%) JBoss
3 20 (5.54%) Apache
4 18 (4.99%) WebSphere
5 7 (1.94%) Jetty
6 6 (1.66%) SAS
7 5 (1.39%) Apache Pig
8 4 (1.11%) Liferay
9 3 (0.83%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.83%) Confluence
9 3 (0.83%) Node.js
9 3 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.83%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (0.83%) nginx
9 3 (0.83%) CMS
9 3 (0.83%) IIS
10 2 (0.55%) iPlanet
10 2 (0.55%) IBM HTTP Server
11 1 (0.28%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 10 (2.77%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.11%) MS Office
3 3 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.83%) Mingle
3 3 (0.83%) MS Project
4 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (1.94%) Magento
2 2 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.82%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (1.94%) Amazon S3
2 7 (1.94%) Route 53
3 6 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.11%) Amazon Glacier
4 4 (1.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (0.83%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (0.83%) Trello
5 3 (0.83%) SaaS
5 3 (0.83%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (9.14%) Wireless
2 21 (5.82%) HTTP
3 18 (4.99%) Internet
4 6 (1.66%) HTTPS
4 6 (1.66%) FTP
5 5 (1.39%) DNS
6 3 (0.83%) Firewall
6 3 (0.83%) Network Security
6 3 (0.83%) DHCP
6 3 (0.83%) LDAP
7 2 (0.55%) LAN
7 2 (0.55%) SSL
7 2 (0.55%) SNMP
7 2 (0.55%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.55%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (14.13%) MySQL
2 47 (13.02%) SQL Server
3 27 (7.48%) PostgreSQL
4 20 (5.54%) Oracle Reports
5 19 (5.26%) Big Data
6 18 (4.99%) Oracle Database
7 16 (4.43%) DB2
8 15 (4.16%) NoSQL
9 10 (2.77%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (2.49%) Hadoop
10 9 (2.49%) Relational Database
11 8 (2.22%) MongoDB
11 8 (2.22%) JasperReports
12 6 (1.66%) Data Mining
12 6 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (1.39%) HBase
14 4 (1.11%) Amazon RDS
14 4 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 4 (1.11%) OLTP
14 4 (1.11%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 45 (12.47%) JUnit
2 30 (8.31%) Git (software)
3 28 (7.76%) JIRA
4 24 (6.65%) Selenium
4 24 (6.65%) Jenkins
5 21 (5.82%) Eclipse
6 19 (5.26%) Subversion
7 17 (4.71%) Cucumber
8 16 (4.43%) Maven
9 13 (3.60%) Oracle Forms
10 10 (2.77%) Mercurial
10 10 (2.77%) TestNG
10 10 (2.77%) Grunt
10 10 (2.77%) Bower
10 10 (2.77%) gulp
11 8 (2.22%) MyEclipse
12 7 (1.94%) LoadRunner
13 6 (1.66%) Ant
14 5 (1.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 5 (1.39%) IntelliJ
General
1 92 (25.48%) Finance
2 57 (15.79%) Telecoms
3 45 (12.47%) Retail
4 40 (11.08%) Financial Institution
5 26 (7.20%) Billing
6 24 (6.65%) Banking
7 11 (3.05%) Marketing
8 5 (1.39%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.83%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.55%) Back Office
11 1 (0.28%) Legal
11 1 (0.28%) Games
11 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 230 (63.71%) Developer
2 110 (30.47%) Java Developer
3 35 (9.70%) Analyst
4 32 (8.86%) .NET Developer
5 29 (8.03%) Senior Developer
6 27 (7.48%) Business Analyst
7 18 (4.99%) Senior Java Developer
8 17 (4.71%) Designer
9 16 (4.43%) Software Engineer
10 14 (3.88%) C# Developer
11 13 (3.60%) C# .NET Developer
12 12 (3.32%) Oracle Developer
12 12 (3.32%) Graduate
12 12 (3.32%) Software Developer
13 11 (3.05%) Business Systems Analyst
13 11 (3.05%) Systems Analyst
13 11 (3.05%) Mobile Developer
14 10 (2.77%) Security Engineer
14 10 (2.77%) Graduate Developer
15 9 (2.49%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (29.64%) HTML
2 99 (27.42%) .NET
3 96 (26.59%) Web Services
4 74 (20.50%) J2EE
4 74 (20.50%) Spring
5 70 (19.39%) CSS
6 65 (18.01%) jQuery
7 53 (14.68%) Hibernate
8 44 (12.19%) XML
9 40 (11.08%) RESTful
10 38 (10.53%) HTML5
11 36 (9.97%) REST
12 32 (8.86%) JSON
13 27 (7.48%) Java EE
14 26 (7.20%) SOAP
14 26 (7.20%) ASP.NET
14 26 (7.20%) AngularJS
15 23 (6.37%) JSP
16 17 (4.71%) Servlets
16 17 (4.71%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 43 (11.91%) Mobile App
2 25 (6.93%) User Experience
3 20 (5.54%) Client/Server
4 19 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (4.99%) Computer Science
6 15 (4.16%) iPad
6 15 (4.16%) iPhone
7 14 (3.88%) Management Information System
8 11 (3.05%) Telematics
9 10 (2.77%) Smartphone
10 9 (2.49%) Mainframe
10 9 (2.49%) Algorithms
11 7 (1.94%) Device Driver
12 6 (1.66%) Cryptography
12 6 (1.66%) TRADACOMS
13 4 (1.11%) iSeries
13 4 (1.11%) Data Structures
13 4 (1.11%) Replication
13 4 (1.11%) Statistics
13 4 (1.11%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 35 (9.70%) Windows
2 34 (9.42%) Android
2 34 (9.42%) Apple iOS
3 32 (8.86%) Linux
4 21 (5.82%) UNIX
5 5 (1.39%) Mac OS X
5 5 (1.39%) CentOS
6 2 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.55%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.55%) AIX
7 1 (0.28%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.28%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.28%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (49.86%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (30.19%) SDLC
3 56 (15.51%) Scrum
4 55 (15.24%) TDD
5 43 (11.91%) Continuous Integration
6 36 (9.97%) Mentoring
7 35 (9.70%) Risk Management
8 34 (9.42%) MVC
9 31 (8.59%) OO
9 31 (8.59%) Unit Testing
9 31 (8.59%) Customer Engagement
10 29 (8.03%) Software Engineering
11 28 (7.76%) UML
12 26 (7.20%) iOS Development
13 25 (6.93%) Pair Programming
14 23 (6.37%) Web Application Development
15 22 (6.09%) Android Development
15 22 (6.09%) OOP
16 21 (5.82%) E-Commerce
16 21 (5.82%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 126 (34.90%) JavaScript
2 116 (32.13%) SQL
3 73 (20.22%) C#
4 31 (8.59%) C
5 29 (8.03%) C++
6 28 (7.76%) PHP
7 27 (7.48%) T-SQL
8 25 (6.93%) PL/SQL
9 24 (6.65%) Python
9 24 (6.65%) Objective-C
10 20 (5.54%) VB
11 14 (3.88%) Ruby
12 11 (3.05%) RPG
13 8 (2.22%) Groovy
14 5 (1.39%) Apple Swift
14 5 (1.39%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.83%) MATLAB
15 3 (0.83%) Perl
15 3 (0.83%) Scala
15 3 (0.83%) R
Qualifications
1 59 (16.34%) Degree
2 10 (2.77%) ISEB
3 6 (1.66%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.28%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.05%) QA
2 4 (1.11%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.66%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.83%) Docker
4 2 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (0.83%) Puppet
1 3 (0.83%) Vagrant
2 2 (0.55%) Oozie
2 2 (0.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (0.55%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.55%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 2 (0.55%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (0.55%) OMEGAMON
2 2 (0.55%) Data Guard
2 2 (0.55%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 83 (22.99%) Oracle
2 11 (3.05%) Microsoft
3 10 (2.77%) SAP
3 10 (2.77%) IBM
4 8 (2.22%) HP
4 8 (2.22%) VMware
5 7 (1.94%) Adobe
6 6 (1.66%) Informatica
6 6 (1.66%) webMethods
7 5 (1.39%) Apple
7 5 (1.39%) Teradata
7 5 (1.39%) hybris
8 4 (1.11%) Talend
8 4 (1.11%) Ab Initio
9 3 (0.83%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.83%) Sun
9 3 (0.83%) RightScale
10 2 (0.55%) Netezza
10 2 (0.55%) Jaspersoft
10 2 (0.55%) RainStor
Crewe, Cheshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: COMPETITIVE
Posted: 9 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000 + Bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + benefit
Posted: 13 hours ago
Crewe
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
RMI International
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + BUPA, holidays, excellent benfits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago