The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 103 102 93
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 13 14 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.73% 0.87% 2.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.93% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 43
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Java/J2EE Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1663 1498 2049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 93.80% 93.45% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1378 1166 1730
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 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
Chester +17 11 £47,500 +11.76%
Java/J2EE Developer
North West

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 20 (100.00%) Java
1 20 (100.00%) J2EE
2 18 (90.00%) Oracle
3 17 (85.00%) XML
3 17 (85.00%) JIRA
4 16 (80.00%) JSP
4 16 (80.00%) Git (software)
5 15 (75.00%) Tomcat
6 14 (70.00%) Web Services
6 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
6 14 (70.00%) HTML
7 13 (65.00%) Spring
8 12 (60.00%) Hibernate
8 12 (60.00%) SQL
8 12 (60.00%) JDBC
8 12 (60.00%) JUnit
9 11 (55.00%) Struts
9 11 (55.00%) PL/SQL
9 11 (55.00%) Ant
9 11 (55.00%) Eclipse
9 11 (55.00%) MVC
9 11 (55.00%) jQuery
9 11 (55.00%) JPA
10 10 (50.00%) Spring MVC
10 10 (50.00%) Ajax
11 7 (35.00%) Selenium
11 7 (35.00%) SOAP
11 7 (35.00%) Jenkins
12 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database
12 6 (30.00%) REST

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 5 (25.00%) Apache
3 5 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (5.00%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (5.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) HTTP
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (25.00%) MySQL
3 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.00%) Redis
4 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.00%) Informix
4 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (85.00%) JIRA
2 16 (80.00%) Git (software)
3 12 (60.00%) JUnit
4 11 (55.00%) Ant
4 11 (55.00%) Eclipse
5 7 (35.00%) Selenium
5 7 (35.00%) Jenkins
6 5 (25.00%) JMeter
6 5 (25.00%) SoapUI
7 2 (10.00%) Mockito
7 2 (10.00%) Cucumber
8 1 (5.00%) Jasmine
8 1 (5.00%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (5.00%) Maven
8 1 (5.00%) Introscope
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) J2EE
2 17 (85.00%) XML
3 16 (80.00%) JSP
4 14 (70.00%) Web Services
4 14 (70.00%) HTML
5 13 (65.00%) Spring
6 12 (60.00%) Hibernate
6 12 (60.00%) JDBC
7 11 (55.00%) Struts
7 11 (55.00%) jQuery
7 11 (55.00%) JPA
8 10 (50.00%) Spring MVC
8 10 (50.00%) Ajax
9 7 (35.00%) SOAP
10 6 (30.00%) REST
11 3 (15.00%) CSS
12 2 (10.00%) JSON
12 2 (10.00%) HTML5
12 2 (10.00%) CSS3
13 1 (5.00%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Open Source
1 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) MVC
2 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (10.00%) Service Management
4 2 (10.00%) TDD
4 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.00%) User Stories
5 1 (5.00%) BDD
5 1 (5.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (5.00%) Scrum
5 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.00%) OOD
5 1 (5.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (60.00%) SQL
4 11 (55.00%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Oracle
2 5 (25.00%) VMware
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Perforce
3 1 (5.00%) Compuware
3 1 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) IBM
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