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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 19 36 19
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Permanent jobs citing Java 155 93 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 9.56% 5.42% 11.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.65% 9.89% 20.04%
Number of salaries quoted 107 77 174
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £23,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +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
831 940 1033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 51.23% 54.75% 57.36%
Number of salaries quoted 669 738 856
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +29 47 £47,500 +33.80% 10
Crewe +15 31 £40,000 -15.78% 8
Chester +14 23 £42,500 +41.66% 10
Wilmslow +5 8 £53,750 +53.57% 1
Northwich +5 6 £38,750 +21.09%
Knutsford -9 6 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Macclesfield - 4 £37,500 - 2
Java
North West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 145 (43.54%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (30.63%) SQL
3 98 (29.43%) JavaScript
4 96 (28.83%) Finance
5 94 (28.23%) .NET
6 90 (27.03%) Oracle
7 80 (24.02%) HTML
8 77 (23.12%) Web Services
9 70 (21.02%) J2EE
10 65 (19.52%) C#
11 52 (15.62%) Telecoms
12 47 (14.11%) CSS
12 47 (14.11%) Degree
12 47 (14.11%) jQuery
13 46 (13.81%) SQL Server
14 41 (12.31%) Retail
15 40 (12.01%) XML
15 40 (12.01%) Spring
15 40 (12.01%) Mobile App
16 38 (11.41%) Windows
16 38 (11.41%) JUnit
16 38 (11.41%) Scrum
17 37 (11.11%) Billing
17 37 (11.11%) TDD
17 37 (11.11%) C
18 36 (10.81%) Hibernate
18 36 (10.81%) Apple iOS
18 36 (10.81%) Android
19 35 (10.51%) C++
20 33 (9.91%) REST

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 23 (6.91%) Tomcat
2 18 (5.41%) WebSphere
3 12 (3.60%) Apache
4 10 (3.00%) JBoss
5 9 (2.70%) SAS
6 7 (2.10%) WebLogic
6 7 (2.10%) IIS
7 6 (1.80%) Confluence
7 6 (1.80%) Apache Pig
7 6 (1.80%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 4 (1.20%) Apache Solr
8 4 (1.20%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.90%) CMS
9 3 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.90%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (0.60%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.30%) Apache ServiceMix
11 1 (0.30%) IBM HTTP Server
11 1 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 18 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.40%) MS Project
3 6 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.20%) Photoshop
4 4 (1.20%) MS Office
4 4 (1.20%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.60%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 5 (1.50%) Magento
2 3 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.90%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (0.90%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (0.90%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.20%) Amazon S3
3 4 (1.20%) Route 53
3 4 (1.20%) Amazon Glacier
3 4 (1.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (0.60%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 26 (7.81%) Wireless
2 19 (5.71%) HTTP
3 14 (4.20%) Internet
4 4 (1.20%) LDAP
5 3 (0.90%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.90%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.60%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (0.60%) LAN
6 2 (0.60%) SSL
7 1 (0.30%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (13.81%) SQL Server
2 32 (9.61%) MySQL
3 26 (7.81%) DB2
4 21 (6.31%) Big Data
5 19 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (5.11%) Oracle Reports
7 15 (4.50%) Hadoop
8 14 (4.20%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (3.90%) Oracle Database
10 10 (3.00%) NoSQL
11 8 (2.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (2.40%) Relational Database
12 6 (1.80%) HBase
12 6 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (1.50%) PowerCenter
13 5 (1.50%) JasperReports
13 5 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (1.50%) MongoDB
14 4 (1.20%) Amazon RDS
14 4 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 38 (11.41%) JUnit
2 29 (8.71%) Git (software)
3 27 (8.11%) JIRA
4 22 (6.61%) Selenium
5 21 (6.31%) Jenkins
6 16 (4.80%) Subversion
7 15 (4.50%) Cucumber
8 14 (4.20%) Eclipse
9 12 (3.60%) Oracle Forms
10 11 (3.30%) Maven
11 8 (2.40%) Mercurial
11 8 (2.40%) JMeter
11 8 (2.40%) Grunt
11 8 (2.40%) Bower
12 7 (2.10%) Ant
12 7 (2.10%) LoadRunner
12 7 (2.10%) SoapUI
13 6 (1.80%) TestNG
13 6 (1.80%) Dreamweaver
14 5 (1.50%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 96 (28.83%) Finance
2 52 (15.62%) Telecoms
3 41 (12.31%) Retail
4 37 (11.11%) Billing
5 32 (9.61%) Financial Institution
6 24 (7.21%) Banking
7 7 (2.10%) Marketing
8 4 (1.20%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.90%) Games
10 2 (0.60%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.60%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.60%) International Banking
10 2 (0.60%) Back Office
10 2 (0.60%) Legal
11 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 189 (56.76%) Developer
2 82 (24.62%) Java Developer
3 34 (10.21%) .NET Developer
4 27 (8.11%) Analyst
5 19 (5.71%) Designer
6 18 (5.41%) Business Analyst
6 18 (5.41%) Senior Developer
7 17 (5.11%) Software Manager
8 16 (4.80%) Oracle Developer
8 16 (4.80%) Security Engineer
9 15 (4.50%) Software Developer
10 14 (4.20%) Production Manager
10 14 (4.20%) Software Engineer
10 14 (4.20%) Delivery Manager
11 12 (3.60%) C# Developer
12 11 (3.30%) Senior Java Developer
12 11 (3.30%) Project Manager
12 11 (3.30%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 10 (3.00%) C# .NET Developer
13 10 (3.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (28.23%) .NET
2 80 (24.02%) HTML
3 77 (23.12%) Web Services
4 70 (21.02%) J2EE
5 47 (14.11%) CSS
5 47 (14.11%) jQuery
6 40 (12.01%) XML
6 40 (12.01%) Spring
7 36 (10.81%) Hibernate
8 33 (9.91%) REST
9 29 (8.71%) HTML5
10 27 (8.11%) Java EE
11 26 (7.81%) JSON
12 23 (6.91%) RESTful
12 23 (6.91%) JSP
13 22 (6.61%) SOAP
14 20 (6.01%) ASP.NET
15 19 (5.71%) Apache Flex
16 16 (4.80%) .NET Framework
16 16 (4.80%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 40 (12.01%) Mobile App
2 23 (6.91%) Computer Science
3 18 (5.41%) User Experience
4 15 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (4.20%) Mainframe
6 11 (3.30%) Open Source
6 11 (3.30%) Telematics
7 10 (3.00%) iSeries
7 10 (3.00%) Algorithms
8 9 (2.70%) Client/Server
8 9 (2.70%) iPhone
8 9 (2.70%) iPad
9 8 (2.40%) Data Integration
10 6 (1.80%) AS400
11 5 (1.50%) VUI
11 5 (1.50%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.50%) IVR
11 5 (1.50%) Statistics
12 4 (1.20%) Inversion of Control
12 4 (1.20%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 38 (11.41%) Windows
2 36 (10.81%) Apple iOS
2 36 (10.81%) Android
3 25 (7.51%) Linux
4 22 (6.61%) UNIX
5 7 (2.10%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.60%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.60%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.60%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.60%) AIX
7 1 (0.30%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.30%) zOS
7 1 (0.30%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.30%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.30%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (43.54%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (11.41%) Scrum
3 37 (11.11%) TDD
4 31 (9.31%) OO
5 30 (9.01%) Risk Management
6 28 (8.41%) Software Engineering
7 27 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (7.81%) MVC
9 24 (7.21%) E-Commerce
9 24 (7.21%) Customer Engagement
10 21 (6.31%) UML
10 21 (6.31%) ETL
11 18 (5.41%) Project Management
11 18 (5.41%) Mentoring
12 17 (5.11%) Business Intelligence
12 17 (5.11%) Web Design
13 16 (4.80%) Unit Testing
13 16 (4.80%) BDD
13 16 (4.80%) Validation
13 16 (4.80%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 102 (30.63%) SQL
2 98 (29.43%) JavaScript
3 65 (19.52%) C#
4 37 (11.11%) C
5 35 (10.51%) C++
6 27 (8.11%) VB
7 26 (7.81%) T-SQL
8 23 (6.91%) Objective-C
8 23 (6.91%) RPG
9 20 (6.01%) Python
10 16 (4.80%) PL/SQL
11 13 (3.90%) Apple Swift
12 11 (3.30%) Ruby
13 10 (3.00%) PHP
14 9 (2.70%) Groovy
15 5 (1.50%) VB.NET
16 4 (1.20%) Scala
16 4 (1.20%) RPG/400
16 4 (1.20%) Perl
17 3 (0.90%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 47 (14.11%) Degree
2 10 (3.00%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.70%) ISEB
4 8 (2.40%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.20%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.60%) PMP
6 2 (0.60%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.30%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.70%) QA
2 4 (1.20%) PCI DSS
2 4 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (3.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (2.70%) Hyper-V
3 6 (1.80%) Docker
4 2 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.30%) HDFS
5 1 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.30%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.30%) XenApp
5 1 (0.30%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (0.60%) Data Guard
1 2 (0.60%) Puppet
1 2 (0.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (0.60%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (0.60%) Oozie
2 1 (0.30%) Ansible
2 1 (0.30%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.30%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.30%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (0.30%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (0.30%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 90 (27.03%) Oracle
2 18 (5.41%) Microsoft
3 14 (4.20%) Informatica
4 12 (3.60%) IBM
4 12 (3.60%) Teradata
4 12 (3.60%) Ab Initio
5 11 (3.30%) VMware
6 8 (2.40%) BT
7 7 (2.10%) HP
8 6 (1.80%) Apple
9 5 (1.50%) Perforce
9 5 (1.50%) Talend
10 4 (1.20%) SAP
11 3 (0.90%) Business Objects
11 3 (0.90%) Adobe
12 2 (0.60%) Ektron
12 2 (0.60%) hybris
12 2 (0.60%) RainStor
12 2 (0.60%) Jaspersoft
12 2 (0.60%) Netezza
Crewe, Cheshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefitd
Posted: 9 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wilmslow, Manchester
Mobica Limited
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000 Dependent on experience
Posted: 10 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Crewe
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
RMI International
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Hudson IT
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Daresbury, Warrington
Research Councils UK
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 4 days ago