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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 16 21 17
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Java 219 176 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 12.46% 9.10% 11.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.46% 17.19% 19.33%
Number of salaries quoted 160 139 171
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £30,000 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £57,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
975 1024 921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 55.46% 52.92% 57.28%
Number of salaries quoted 816 830 807
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,000 £52,500
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 2 September 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 2 September 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
Chester +11 61 £47,500 +38.68% 11
Warrington +30 48 £45,000 +12.50% 10
Crewe +11 47 £35,000 -16.66% 9
Runcorn -1 4 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Northwich -9 4 £36,000 -10.00% 1
Knutsford -21 4 £43,000 -21.81% 4
Macclesfield - 3 £40,000 - 2
Widnes - 3 £37,500 -
Wilmslow 0 1 £17,500 -65.00% 1
Ellesmere Port - 1 £42,500 - 1
Java
North West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 201 (53.46%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (32.71%) JavaScript
3 122 (32.45%) SQL
4 110 (29.26%) HTML
5 95 (25.27%) SDLC
6 89 (23.67%) Oracle
7 88 (23.40%) .NET
7 88 (23.40%) Web Services
8 86 (22.87%) J2EE
8 86 (22.87%) Finance
9 83 (22.07%) Spring
10 79 (21.01%) CSS
11 65 (17.29%) Degree
12 64 (17.02%) jQuery
13 61 (16.22%) Scrum
14 59 (15.69%) Hibernate
14 59 (15.69%) C#
15 57 (15.16%) TDD
16 55 (14.63%) MySQL
17 52 (13.83%) Telecoms
18 49 (13.03%) SQL Server
19 45 (11.97%) Continuous Integration
20 44 (11.70%) JUnit
21 43 (11.44%) XML
21 43 (11.44%) RESTful
22 42 (11.17%) HTML5
22 42 (11.17%) Mentoring
23 40 (10.64%) Android
23 40 (10.64%) JSON
23 40 (10.64%) Retail

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 38 (10.11%) Tomcat
2 24 (6.38%) JBoss
3 21 (5.59%) Apache
3 21 (5.59%) WebSphere
4 7 (1.86%) Jetty
5 6 (1.60%) CMS
5 6 (1.60%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (1.60%) SAS
6 5 (1.33%) Apache Pig
7 4 (1.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 4 (1.06%) Liferay
8 3 (0.80%) Node.js
8 3 (0.80%) nginx
8 3 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.80%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.53%) IIS
9 2 (0.53%) iPlanet
9 2 (0.53%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.27%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (2.39%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (0.80%) Mingle
3 2 (0.53%) MS Office
4 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.86%) Magento
2 3 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.59%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (2.13%) Amazon S3
2 8 (2.13%) Route 53
3 5 (1.33%) Amazon Glacier
3 5 (1.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.80%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (0.80%) Trello
5 3 (0.80%) SaaS
5 3 (0.80%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (7.98%) Wireless
2 18 (4.79%) HTTP
3 15 (3.99%) Internet
4 6 (1.60%) HTTPS
4 6 (1.60%) FTP
5 5 (1.33%) DNS
6 3 (0.80%) Network Security
6 3 (0.80%) Firewall
6 3 (0.80%) DHCP
6 3 (0.80%) LDAP
7 2 (0.53%) LAN
7 2 (0.53%) SSL
7 2 (0.53%) SNMP
7 2 (0.53%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.53%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (14.63%) MySQL
2 49 (13.03%) SQL Server
3 27 (7.18%) Oracle Reports
4 25 (6.65%) Oracle Database
5 23 (6.12%) Big Data
5 23 (6.12%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (3.72%) NoSQL
7 13 (3.46%) DB2
8 10 (2.66%) Relational Database
9 9 (2.39%) JasperReports
9 9 (2.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (2.13%) Hadoop
11 7 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (1.60%) MongoDB
12 6 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (1.60%) Data Mining
13 5 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
13 5 (1.33%) Pentaho
13 5 (1.33%) HBase
13 5 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 44 (11.70%) JUnit
2 30 (7.98%) JIRA
3 29 (7.71%) Git (software)
4 26 (6.91%) Selenium
4 26 (6.91%) Jenkins
5 23 (6.12%) Oracle Forms
6 22 (5.85%) Cucumber
7 21 (5.59%) Eclipse
8 19 (5.05%) Subversion
8 19 (5.05%) Maven
9 10 (2.66%) TestNG
9 10 (2.66%) Mercurial
9 10 (2.66%) Grunt
10 9 (2.39%) MyEclipse
10 9 (2.39%) HP UFT
10 9 (2.39%) LoadRunner
11 8 (2.13%) Bower
11 8 (2.13%) gulp
12 6 (1.60%) Talend Open Studio
12 6 (1.60%) Ant
General
1 86 (22.87%) Finance
2 52 (13.83%) Telecoms
3 40 (10.64%) Retail
4 34 (9.04%) Financial Institution
5 23 (6.12%) Billing
6 22 (5.85%) Banking
7 12 (3.19%) Marketing
8 6 (1.60%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.33%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.53%) Legal
11 1 (0.27%) Games
11 1 (0.27%) Back Office
11 1 (0.27%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 235 (62.50%) Developer
2 117 (31.12%) Java Developer
3 36 (9.57%) Analyst
4 33 (8.78%) Senior Developer
5 25 (6.65%) Business Analyst
6 23 (6.12%) .NET Developer
7 22 (5.85%) Oracle Developer
8 21 (5.59%) Senior Java Developer
9 18 (4.79%) Designer
10 17 (4.52%) Software Engineer
11 16 (4.26%) Graduate
12 14 (3.72%) Consultant
12 14 (3.72%) C# Developer
12 14 (3.72%) Graduate Developer
13 13 (3.46%) C# .NET Developer
14 11 (2.93%) Mobile Developer
15 10 (2.66%) Senior Designer
15 10 (2.66%) Graduate Java Developer
15 10 (2.66%) Front-End Developer
15 10 (2.66%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (29.26%) HTML
2 88 (23.40%) .NET
2 88 (23.40%) Web Services
3 86 (22.87%) J2EE
4 83 (22.07%) Spring
5 79 (21.01%) CSS
6 64 (17.02%) jQuery
7 59 (15.69%) Hibernate
8 43 (11.44%) XML
8 43 (11.44%) RESTful
9 42 (11.17%) HTML5
10 40 (10.64%) JSON
11 30 (7.98%) Java EE
11 30 (7.98%) AngularJS
12 28 (7.45%) REST
13 23 (6.12%) JSP
13 23 (6.12%) ASP.NET
14 22 (5.85%) SOAP
15 20 (5.32%) CSS3
16 17 (4.52%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 38 (10.11%) Mobile App
2 29 (7.71%) User Experience
3 24 (6.38%) Computer Science
4 18 (4.79%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (4.52%) Telematics
6 16 (4.26%) Client/Server
6 16 (4.26%) Management Information System
7 14 (3.72%) iPhone
7 14 (3.72%) iPad
8 12 (3.19%) Mainframe
9 11 (2.93%) Smartphone
9 11 (2.93%) Algorithms
10 7 (1.86%) Device Driver
11 6 (1.60%) TRADACOMS
12 5 (1.33%) Replication
12 5 (1.33%) Data Centre
13 4 (1.06%) Statistics
13 4 (1.06%) iSeries
13 4 (1.06%) Data Structures
13 4 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 40 (10.64%) Android
2 39 (10.37%) Apple iOS
3 35 (9.31%) Linux
4 32 (8.51%) Windows
5 21 (5.59%) UNIX
6 6 (1.60%) CentOS
7 3 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.80%) AIX
7 3 (0.80%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.53%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.27%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.27%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.27%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.27%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.27%) HPUX
9 1 (0.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (53.46%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (25.27%) SDLC
3 61 (16.22%) Scrum
4 57 (15.16%) TDD
5 45 (11.97%) Continuous Integration
6 42 (11.17%) Mentoring
7 32 (8.51%) MVC
7 32 (8.51%) Risk Management
8 31 (8.24%) Software Engineering
9 28 (7.45%) Customer Engagement
10 27 (7.18%) OO
11 26 (6.91%) E-Commerce
11 26 (6.91%) Pair Programming
11 26 (6.91%) Unit Testing
12 25 (6.65%) UML
12 25 (6.65%) iOS Development
13 24 (6.38%) Web Application Development
13 24 (6.38%) Android Development
14 23 (6.12%) OOP
15 19 (5.05%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 123 (32.71%) JavaScript
2 122 (32.45%) SQL
3 59 (15.69%) C#
4 37 (9.84%) PL/SQL
5 32 (8.51%) PHP
6 25 (6.65%) C
7 24 (6.38%) T-SQL
8 23 (6.12%) C++
9 22 (5.85%) Python
10 20 (5.32%) Objective-C
11 15 (3.99%) VB
12 11 (2.93%) Ruby
13 10 (2.66%) VB.NET
14 8 (2.13%) RPG
14 8 (2.13%) Groovy
15 5 (1.33%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.80%) MATLAB
16 3 (0.80%) Perl
16 3 (0.80%) Scala
16 3 (0.80%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 65 (17.29%) Degree
2 11 (2.93%) ISEB
3 10 (2.66%) ISTQB
4 6 (1.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.27%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.66%) QA
2 3 (0.80%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.33%) Docker
3 4 (1.06%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (1.06%) CA Wily
2 3 (0.80%) Puppet
2 3 (0.80%) Vagrant
2 3 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.53%) Data Guard
3 2 (0.53%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (0.53%) OMEGAMON
3 2 (0.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.53%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.53%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 2 (0.53%) Oozie
4 1 (0.27%) Netcool
4 1 (0.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 89 (23.67%) Oracle
2 19 (5.05%) IBM
3 13 (3.46%) HP
4 10 (2.66%) Adobe
5 8 (2.13%) SAP
6 7 (1.86%) VMware
7 6 (1.60%) Teradata
7 6 (1.60%) Microsoft
7 6 (1.60%) webMethods
7 6 (1.60%) Micro Focus
7 6 (1.60%) Talend
8 5 (1.33%) Ab Initio
8 5 (1.33%) hybris
8 5 (1.33%) Informatica
9 4 (1.06%) Apple
10 3 (0.80%) JD Edwards
10 3 (0.80%) MicroStrategy
10 3 (0.80%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.80%) Sun
10 3 (0.80%) RightScale
Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 5 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Hays Finance Technology
Posted: 7 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £61000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £40,000 Per Annum +Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + car + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum + Pension, 25 Days Hol, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago