The first table below looks at the demand for the Java/J2EE Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 122 113 88
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 4 12 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.22% 0.64% 2.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.68% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 36
Average salary £33,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1772 1768 1720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.15% 94.65% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1301 1381 1486
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Java/J2EE Developer
North West

Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer in the job title across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java/J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the Cheshire region.

Java/J2EE Developer Salary Trend in Cheshire

Java/J2EE Developer
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/J2EE Developer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 3 £33,500 -
Chester +4 1 £42,500 +6.25%
Java/J2EE Developer
North West

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title.

1 22 (100.00%) Java
1 22 (100.00%) J2EE
2 17 (77.27%) HTML
2 17 (77.27%) JSP
3 16 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 16 (72.73%) Struts
4 15 (68.18%) Tomcat
5 14 (63.64%) JDBC
5 14 (63.64%) Spring
6 13 (59.09%) SQL
6 13 (59.09%) Eclipse
7 11 (50.00%) XML
7 11 (50.00%) Oracle
7 11 (50.00%) Hibernate
7 11 (50.00%) MVC
8 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (45.45%) JUnit
8 10 (45.45%) Spring MVC
9 8 (36.36%) Ant
9 8 (36.36%) Ajax
10 7 (31.82%) Linux
10 7 (31.82%) jQuery
10 7 (31.82%) JIRA
10 7 (31.82%) JPA
10 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
11 6 (27.27%) Web Application Development
11 6 (27.27%) Web Services
11 6 (27.27%) PL/SQL
11 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
12 5 (22.73%) Pair Programming

Java/J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (68.18%) Tomcat
2 3 (13.64%) Apache Solr
3 1 (4.55%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) RDBMS
1 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (59.09%) Eclipse
2 10 (45.45%) JUnit
3 8 (36.36%) Ant
4 7 (31.82%) JIRA
4 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.55%) Maven
5 1 (4.55%) CruiseControl
5 1 (4.55%) Subversion
5 1 (4.55%) Mockito
5 1 (4.55%) Hudson
General
1 3 (13.64%) Retail
2 2 (9.09%) Automotive
3 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.55%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) J2EE
2 17 (77.27%) HTML
2 17 (77.27%) JSP
3 16 (72.73%) Struts
4 14 (63.64%) JDBC
4 14 (63.64%) Spring
5 11 (50.00%) XML
5 11 (50.00%) Hibernate
6 10 (45.45%) Spring MVC
7 8 (36.36%) Ajax
8 7 (31.82%) jQuery
8 7 (31.82%) JPA
9 6 (27.27%) Web Services
10 4 (18.18%) EJB
10 4 (18.18%) CSS
10 4 (18.18%) SOAP
11 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
11 3 (13.64%) .NET
11 3 (13.64%) Java EE
12 2 (9.09%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Mainframe
1 3 (13.64%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (9.09%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) MVC
2 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (27.27%) Web Application Development
3 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 5 (22.73%) Pair Programming
5 4 (18.18%) OOD
5 4 (18.18%) Scrum
5 4 (18.18%) OOA/OOD
5 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
6 3 (13.64%) RUP
7 2 (9.09%) Refactoring
7 2 (9.09%) TDD
8 1 (4.55%) SOA
8 1 (4.55%) Online Security
8 1 (4.55%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (72.73%) JavaScript
3 13 (59.09%) SQL
4 6 (27.27%) PL/SQL
5 3 (13.64%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) IBM
2 3 (13.64%) JBoss