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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 21 16 9
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Permanent jobs citing Java 176 173 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 9.08% 10.87% 15.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.15% 18.89% 26.46%
Number of salaries quoted 139 166 307
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,750 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,589
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.45%
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
1026 916 1236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 52.94% 57.57% 57.54%
Number of salaries quoted 832 802 1114
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 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 2 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 -1 30 £34,250 -19.41% 5
Knutsford +10 26 £55,000 +6.28% 2
Crewe +9 19 £42,000 -1.17%
Warrington -40 18 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Northwich +4 5 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Wilmslow -3 5 £50,000 +42.85%
Runcorn -6 2 £30,000 -47.82% 1
Alderley Edge - 2 £38,750 -
Java
North West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 95 (36.26%) SQL
2 82 (31.30%) Oracle
2 82 (31.30%) Finance
3 75 (28.63%) .NET
4 64 (24.43%) J2EE
5 59 (22.52%) Agile Software Development
6 57 (21.76%) C#
6 57 (21.76%) JavaScript
7 53 (20.23%) UNIX
8 52 (19.85%) TDD
9 49 (18.70%) HTML
10 48 (18.32%) IBM
11 47 (17.94%) Spring
12 46 (17.56%) Web Services
13 44 (16.79%) Stakeholder Management
14 42 (16.03%) XML
14 42 (16.03%) Linux
15 40 (15.27%) SQL Server
16 39 (14.89%) DB2
17 38 (14.50%) WebSphere
17 38 (14.50%) Degree
18 37 (14.12%) MySQL
19 36 (13.74%) Banking
20 34 (12.98%) MVC
20 34 (12.98%) CSS
21 32 (12.21%) Continuous Integration
21 32 (12.21%) Software Engineering
22 30 (11.45%) UML
23 29 (11.07%) C++
23 29 (11.07%) Microsoft

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 38 (14.50%) WebSphere
2 24 (9.16%) CICS
3 20 (7.63%) Tomcat
4 9 (3.44%) SAS
5 8 (3.05%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 8 (3.05%) CMS
5 8 (3.05%) IBM HTTP Server
6 7 (2.67%) SharePoint
6 7 (2.67%) WebLogic
6 7 (2.67%) Drupal
6 7 (2.67%) WordPress
6 7 (2.67%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (2.29%) Confluence
7 6 (2.29%) concrete5
7 6 (2.29%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (2.29%) Commerce Server
8 5 (1.91%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
8 5 (1.91%) TIBCO EMS
9 4 (1.53%) Apache
10 3 (1.15%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (1.91%) MS Office
1 5 (1.91%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.76%) SPSS
2 2 (0.76%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.76%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (1.91%) BusinessWorks
1 5 (1.91%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
1 5 (1.91%) TIBCO iProcess
2 4 (1.53%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.76%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.91%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (1.91%) Amazon S3
1 5 (1.91%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (1.91%) Route 53
2 3 (1.15%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (0.76%) ElastiCache
3 2 (0.76%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (0.38%) Trello
4 1 (0.38%) SaaS
4 1 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.25%) HTTP
2 7 (2.67%) Internet
3 6 (2.29%) Wireless
3 6 (2.29%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.91%) FTP
4 5 (1.91%) HTTPS
5 3 (1.15%) LDAP
5 3 (1.15%) Software-Defined Networking
6 2 (0.76%) iSCSI
6 2 (0.76%) Firewall
6 2 (0.76%) DMZ
7 1 (0.38%) VPN
7 1 (0.38%) DNS
7 1 (0.38%) SSH
7 1 (0.38%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (15.27%) SQL Server
2 39 (14.89%) DB2
3 37 (14.12%) MySQL
4 15 (5.73%) Relational Database
5 14 (5.34%) NoSQL
6 12 (4.58%) MongoDB
7 11 (4.20%) Informix
8 10 (3.82%) RDBMS
9 9 (3.44%) BusinessObjects
9 9 (3.44%) Big Data
10 7 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (1.91%) Hadoop
12 4 (1.53%) Oracle Database
12 4 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (1.15%) SAP BW
13 3 (1.15%) QlikView
13 3 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (1.15%) Amazon RDS
14 2 (0.76%) Redis
Development Applications
1 24 (9.16%) Eclipse
2 23 (8.78%) Selenium
3 20 (7.63%) JUnit
4 19 (7.25%) JIRA
5 18 (6.87%) Cucumber
6 13 (4.96%) Jenkins
7 12 (4.58%) Maven
7 12 (4.58%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (4.58%) Visual Studio
8 9 (3.44%) Git (software)
9 8 (3.05%) Mockito
9 8 (3.05%) Introscope
10 5 (1.91%) WebDriver
10 5 (1.91%) Subversion
11 4 (1.53%) Karma Test Runner
11 4 (1.53%) Jasmine
12 2 (0.76%) Hudson
12 2 (0.76%) Oracle APEX
12 2 (0.76%) Ant
12 2 (0.76%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 82 (31.30%) Finance
2 36 (13.74%) Banking
3 19 (7.25%) Retail
4 12 (4.58%) Financial Institution
5 5 (1.91%) French Language
6 4 (1.53%) Electronics
6 4 (1.53%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.53%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.53%) Marketing
6 4 (1.53%) Spanish Language
7 3 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.15%) Legal
7 3 (1.15%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (0.76%) Games
8 2 (0.76%) German Language
9 1 (0.38%) Billing
9 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.38%) Advertising
9 1 (0.38%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 124 (47.33%) Developer
2 61 (23.28%) Java Developer
3 39 (14.89%) Architect
4 32 (12.21%) Designer
5 23 (8.78%) Analyst
6 22 (8.40%) Solutions Architect
7 17 (6.49%) Senior Developer
7 17 (6.49%) Applications Support
8 15 (5.73%) Applications Architect
9 14 (5.34%) Applications Developer
10 13 (4.96%) Consultant
11 12 (4.58%) Support Analyst
11 12 (4.58%) Graduate
12 11 (4.20%) .NET Developer
12 11 (4.20%) Solutions Designer
13 10 (3.82%) Software Engineer
14 9 (3.44%) Applications Support Analyst
14 9 (3.44%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 8 (3.05%) Graduate Developer
16 7 (2.67%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (28.63%) .NET
2 64 (24.43%) J2EE
3 49 (18.70%) HTML
4 47 (17.94%) Spring
5 46 (17.56%) Web Services
6 42 (16.03%) XML
7 34 (12.98%) CSS
8 28 (10.69%) Hibernate
8 28 (10.69%) Java EE
9 26 (9.92%) RESTful
10 23 (8.78%) JSON
11 21 (8.02%) JDBC
12 20 (7.63%) Middleware
13 19 (7.25%) SOAP
13 19 (7.25%) XSLT
13 19 (7.25%) JPA
14 18 (6.87%) XSD
15 17 (6.49%) HTML5
16 16 (6.11%) GWT
16 16 (6.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 27 (10.31%) Mainframe
2 24 (9.16%) Computer Science
3 18 (6.87%) Open Source
4 9 (3.44%) N-Tier
5 8 (3.05%) Mathematics
5 8 (3.05%) Physics
5 8 (3.05%) FMCG
6 7 (2.67%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.91%) IBM Mainframe
7 5 (1.91%) Online Banking
8 4 (1.53%) Statistics
8 4 (1.53%) Cryptography
8 4 (1.53%) Economics
9 3 (1.15%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.76%) Life Science
10 2 (0.76%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.76%) Informatics
10 2 (0.76%) PKI
10 2 (0.76%) W3C
10 2 (0.76%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 53 (20.23%) UNIX
2 42 (16.03%) Linux
3 26 (9.92%) Windows
4 16 (6.11%) Android
5 12 (4.58%) Apple iOS
6 10 (3.82%) AIX
7 2 (0.76%) Solaris
7 2 (0.76%) Debian
7 2 (0.76%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.76%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.76%) CentOS
8 1 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.38%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (22.52%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (19.85%) TDD
3 44 (16.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 34 (12.98%) MVC
5 32 (12.21%) Software Engineering
5 32 (12.21%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (11.45%) UML
7 25 (9.54%) OO
7 25 (9.54%) E-Commerce
7 25 (9.54%) Waterfall
8 23 (8.78%) Risk Analysis
9 22 (8.40%) ITIL
10 21 (8.02%) Automated Testing
10 21 (8.02%) BDD
11 19 (7.25%) Web Development
12 18 (6.87%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (4.58%) Incident Management
13 12 (4.58%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (4.20%) OOD
14 11 (4.20%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 95 (36.26%) SQL
2 57 (21.76%) C#
2 57 (21.76%) JavaScript
3 29 (11.07%) C++
4 25 (9.54%) Python
5 23 (8.78%) COBOL
6 19 (7.25%) Shell Script
7 13 (4.96%) C
8 12 (4.58%) PHP
8 12 (4.58%) T-SQL
9 9 (3.44%) PL/SQL
10 8 (3.05%) Perl
11 7 (2.67%) VB
11 7 (2.67%) Ruby
11 7 (2.67%) Korn
11 7 (2.67%) XPath
12 4 (1.53%) Golang
13 3 (1.15%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.15%) sed
13 3 (1.15%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 38 (14.50%) Degree
2 3 (1.15%) ISEB
2 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (0.76%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.38%) MCITP
4 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.38%) MCSE
4 1 (0.38%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.87%) QA
2 14 (5.34%) SLA
3 4 (1.53%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (0.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.53%) Tivoli
1 4 (1.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 4 (1.53%) Puppet
1 4 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.76%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 82 (31.30%) Oracle
2 48 (18.32%) IBM
3 29 (11.07%) Microsoft
4 18 (6.87%) JBoss
5 17 (6.49%) Google
6 14 (5.34%) SAP
7 12 (4.58%) HP
8 10 (3.82%) Business Objects
9 9 (3.44%) Perforce
10 8 (3.05%) Compuware
11 7 (2.67%) Sitecore
12 6 (2.29%) Atlassian
12 6 (2.29%) ATG
13 5 (1.91%) TIBCO
14 4 (1.53%) JD Edwards
14 4 (1.53%) Progress
14 4 (1.53%) Misys
15 3 (1.15%) Red Hat
15 3 (1.15%) Cognos
16 2 (0.76%) Hyperion
Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 60,000 + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Candidate Source
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + including bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Linux Recruit
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Northwich
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £44000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Knutsford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + dental, medical, pension 8%, gym
Posted: 13 days ago
Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + bens
Posted: 14 days ago
Runcorn
QA Apprenticeships
Salary: £11,992.24 per year
Posted: 18 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 18 days ago
Macclesfield
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Knutsford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + dental, medical, pension 8%, gym
Posted: 22 days ago
Chester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + dental, medical, pension 8%, gym
Posted: 25 days ago