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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 20 21 37
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +16
Permanent jobs citing Java 111 152 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 9.25% 8.84% 6.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.05% 17.33% 11.68%
Number of salaries quoted 87 100 90
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £35,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
615 877 976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 51.25% 50.99% 54.49%
Number of salaries quoted 532 707 763
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,750
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.62%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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 +8 30 £41,250 -15.38% 4
Chester +2 23 £40,000 -5.88% 9
Crewe +2 8 £23,500 -46.59%
Northwich -4 6 £38,000 -5.00%
Wilmslow -4 6 £40,000 -23.80% 7
Knutsford +8 4 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Macclesfield +8 2 £75,000 +87.50%
Runcorn - 2 £19,000 - 1
Winsford - 1 £37,500 - 1
Java
North West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 91 (42.72%) JavaScript
2 83 (38.97%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (30.99%) HTML
4 62 (29.11%) Degree
5 56 (26.29%) Web Services
6 51 (23.94%) Spring
7 47 (22.07%) SQL
8 45 (21.13%) CSS
9 40 (18.78%) Software Engineering
10 39 (18.31%) Finance
10 39 (18.31%) Hibernate
11 33 (15.49%) .NET
11 33 (15.49%) C#
11 33 (15.49%) Git (software)
12 32 (15.02%) J2EE
12 32 (15.02%) XML
12 32 (15.02%) JUnit
13 30 (14.08%) Oracle
13 30 (14.08%) Maven
13 30 (14.08%) JSON
13 30 (14.08%) Computer Science
14 29 (13.62%) REST
15 28 (13.15%) Selenium
16 27 (12.68%) Cucumber
17 26 (12.21%) RESTful
17 26 (12.21%) AngularJS
17 26 (12.21%) SOAP
18 25 (11.74%) SQL Server
18 25 (11.74%) Analytical Skills
19 24 (11.27%) TDD

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 14 (6.57%) Tomcat
2 8 (3.76%) Node.js
3 6 (2.82%) JBoss
4 5 (2.35%) Apache
5 4 (1.88%) CMS
5 4 (1.88%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.41%) Apache ServiceMix
6 3 (1.41%) Drupal
6 3 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.41%) NetWeaver
6 3 (1.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (1.41%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.41%) WordPress
7 2 (0.94%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (0.94%) nginx
7 2 (0.94%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (0.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle Application Server
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (3.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.94%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.47%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.35%) SAP BPC
2 3 (1.41%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (1.41%) Magento
3 1 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.57%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.35%) SaaS
3 3 (1.41%) GitHub
4 2 (0.94%) OpenShift
4 2 (0.94%) PaaS
5 1 (0.47%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.47%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.47%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.47%) Force.com
5 1 (0.47%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.35%) Internet
2 4 (1.88%) VPN
3 3 (1.41%) HTTP
3 3 (1.41%) LDAP
3 3 (1.41%) SSL
4 2 (0.94%) DMZ
4 2 (0.94%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (0.94%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (11.74%) SQL Server
2 20 (9.39%) Big Data
3 18 (8.45%) MySQL
4 13 (6.10%) MongoDB
5 9 (4.23%) Data Mining
6 8 (3.76%) NoSQL
7 7 (3.29%) Oracle Database
7 7 (3.29%) Relational Database
7 7 (3.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (2.35%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (2.35%) DB2
9 5 (2.35%) Hadoop
9 5 (2.35%) QlikView
9 5 (2.35%) RDBMS
9 5 (2.35%) SAP BW
10 3 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.94%) Spotfire
11 2 (0.94%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 33 (15.49%) Git (software)
2 32 (15.02%) JUnit
3 30 (14.08%) Maven
4 28 (13.15%) Selenium
5 27 (12.68%) Cucumber
6 21 (9.86%) Jenkins
7 17 (7.98%) JIRA
8 16 (7.51%) Eclipse
9 15 (7.04%) SoapUI
10 12 (5.63%) WebDriver
11 10 (4.69%) Ant
11 10 (4.69%) Gradle
12 8 (3.76%) Jasmine
12 8 (3.76%) Mockito
12 8 (3.76%) Subversion
13 6 (2.82%) Karma Test Runner
13 6 (2.82%) Toad
14 5 (2.35%) Android Studio
14 5 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (2.35%) TestNG
General
1 39 (18.31%) Finance
2 9 (4.23%) Banking
2 9 (4.23%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.35%) Investment Banking
4 4 (1.88%) Advertising
4 4 (1.88%) Games
5 2 (0.94%) Electronics
5 2 (0.94%) Marketing
6 1 (0.47%) Back Office
6 1 (0.47%) Law
6 1 (0.47%) Legal
6 1 (0.47%) Retail
6 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 132 (61.97%) Developer
2 86 (40.38%) Java Developer
3 28 (13.15%) Software Developer
4 25 (11.74%) Analyst
5 22 (10.33%) Senior Developer
6 21 (9.86%) Graduate
7 20 (9.39%) Graduate Developer
8 19 (8.92%) Senior Java Developer
9 17 (7.98%) Java Software Developer
10 15 (7.04%) Software Engineer
11 14 (6.57%) Graduate Java Developer
11 14 (6.57%) Technical Leader
11 14 (6.57%) Test Analyst
12 12 (5.63%) Automation Test Analyst
12 12 (5.63%) Java Engineer
12 12 (5.63%) Java Software Engineer
13 9 (4.23%) Architect
13 9 (4.23%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 9 (4.23%) Selenium Test Analyst
14 8 (3.76%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (30.99%) HTML
2 56 (26.29%) Web Services
3 51 (23.94%) Spring
4 45 (21.13%) CSS
5 39 (18.31%) Hibernate
6 33 (15.49%) .NET
7 32 (15.02%) J2EE
7 32 (15.02%) XML
8 30 (14.08%) JSON
9 29 (13.62%) REST
10 26 (12.21%) AngularJS
10 26 (12.21%) RESTful
10 26 (12.21%) SOAP
11 23 (10.80%) jQuery
12 17 (7.98%) Java EE
12 17 (7.98%) JSP
13 16 (7.51%) JDBC
14 14 (6.57%) HTML5
14 14 (6.57%) JPA
15 11 (5.16%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 30 (14.08%) Computer Science
2 25 (11.74%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (6.10%) Mobile App
4 11 (5.16%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (4.23%) User Experience
6 6 (2.82%) Algorithms
7 5 (2.35%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.35%) Replication
8 4 (1.88%) Artificial Intelligence
8 4 (1.88%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.88%) iPad
8 4 (1.88%) Ontologies
8 4 (1.88%) Telematics
9 3 (1.41%) AS400
9 3 (1.41%) FMCG
9 3 (1.41%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.41%) Physics
9 3 (1.41%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.94%) Clustering
10 2 (0.94%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 23 (10.80%) Windows
2 21 (9.86%) Android
3 19 (8.92%) Linux
4 14 (6.57%) Unix
5 13 (6.10%) Apple iOS
6 7 (3.29%) Ubuntu
7 5 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.41%) CentOS
9 2 (0.94%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.94%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (38.97%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (18.78%) Software Engineering
3 24 (11.27%) TDD
4 23 (10.80%) Open Source
4 23 (10.80%) Test Automation
5 22 (10.33%) OO
6 20 (9.39%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (9.39%) MVC
7 18 (8.45%) BDD
8 16 (7.51%) OOP
8 16 (7.51%) SDLC
9 15 (7.04%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (7.04%) DevOps
9 15 (7.04%) Scrum
10 12 (5.63%) Android Development
10 12 (5.63%) Test Scripting
10 12 (5.63%) Web Development
11 10 (4.69%) Information Management
12 9 (4.23%) Machine Learning
12 9 (4.23%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 91 (42.72%) JavaScript
2 47 (22.07%) SQL
3 33 (15.49%) C#
4 21 (9.86%) PHP
5 17 (7.98%) C++
6 14 (6.57%) C
7 11 (5.16%) Python
8 9 (4.23%) ABAP
9 8 (3.76%) PL/SQL
10 5 (2.35%) Bash Shell
10 5 (2.35%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.88%) Go
11 4 (1.88%) Ruby
11 4 (1.88%) Scala
12 3 (1.41%) ANSI C
12 3 (1.41%) COBOL
12 3 (1.41%) Groovy
12 3 (1.41%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.94%) Perl
13 2 (0.94%) RPG
Qualifications
1 62 (29.11%) Degree
2 7 (3.29%) HND
3 4 (1.88%) Postgraduate
4 2 (0.94%) ISEB
4 2 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.94%) PhD
5 1 (0.47%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (10.33%) QA
System Software
1 10 (4.69%) Docker
2 5 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.94%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.94%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (1.88%) Rundeck
2 2 (0.94%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.94%) Puppet
3 1 (0.47%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 30 (14.08%) Oracle
2 15 (7.04%) IBM
3 12 (5.63%) SAP
4 8 (3.76%) Google
4 8 (3.76%) Microsoft
5 6 (2.82%) Adobe
5 6 (2.82%) OpenText
5 6 (2.82%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.35%) MicroStrategy
6 5 (2.35%) Tableau
6 5 (2.35%) VMware
7 3 (1.41%) Cognizant
7 3 (1.41%) WSO2
8 2 (0.94%) MuleSoft
8 2 (0.94%) Talend
8 2 (0.94%) Twitter
9 1 (0.47%) Appcelerator
9 1 (0.47%) Informatica
9 1 (0.47%) New Relic
9 1 (0.47%) Xamarin
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + excellent benefits + Relocation
Posted: 12 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Oscar
Posted: 14 hours ago
Winsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 per annum + Attractive benefits package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + share options
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Wilmslow
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Perks
Posted: 10 days ago
Cheshire
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester, Cheshire, Altrincham, Stockport,...
Actis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35,000 to £50,000 + excellent bonus + bens
Posted: 17 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
MDS
Salary: Unspecified competitive plus excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cheshire
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 21 days ago