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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 113 95 90
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 6 20 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.34% 1.16% 2.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 1.22% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 45
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -8.23%
Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1703 1637 2223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.67% 94.62% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1348 1338 1959
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Java/J2EE Developer Salary Histogram 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 25 July 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 -7 4 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Java/J2EE Developer
North West

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) J2EE
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle
3 7 (77.78%) E-Commerce
3 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (55.56%) WebSphere
4 5 (55.56%) Informix
4 5 (55.56%) N-Tier
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) XML
5 4 (44.44%) XSL
5 4 (44.44%) CSS
5 4 (44.44%) JDBC
5 4 (44.44%) Servlets
5 4 (44.44%) SOAP
5 4 (44.44%) Web Services
5 4 (44.44%) HTML
5 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 4 (44.44%) JUnit
5 4 (44.44%) HTTP
5 4 (44.44%) WSDL
5 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
5 4 (44.44%) IBM
5 4 (44.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (44.44%) JAX-RPC
5 4 (44.44%) Compuware
5 4 (44.44%) HP
5 4 (44.44%) Internet
5 4 (44.44%) RESTful
5 4 (44.44%) Open Source

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 5 (55.56%) WebSphere
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 4 (44.44%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (11.11%) Liferay
3 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) HTTP
1 4 (44.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Informix
2 4 (44.44%) RDBMS
2 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Introscope
1 4 (44.44%) JIRA
1 4 (44.44%) Selenium
1 4 (44.44%) Mockito
1 4 (44.44%) Cucumber
1 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
1 4 (44.44%) JUnit
2 3 (33.33%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) J2EE
2 5 (55.56%) XML
3 4 (44.44%) XSL
3 4 (44.44%) WSDL
3 4 (44.44%) JAX-RPC
3 4 (44.44%) Spring
3 4 (44.44%) Java EE
3 4 (44.44%) JSON
3 4 (44.44%) RESTful
3 4 (44.44%) PowerMock
3 4 (44.44%) JAX-RS
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) JDBC
3 4 (44.44%) Servlets
3 4 (44.44%) SOAP
3 4 (44.44%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) N-Tier
2 4 (44.44%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) E-Commerce
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) TDD
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) C
4 1 (11.11%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) IBM
2 4 (44.44%) Compuware
2 4 (44.44%) HP
2 4 (44.44%) Perforce
3 1 (11.11%) Sybase
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