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

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 122 84 104
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 8 39 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.40% 2.36% 1.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 2.48% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 7 37 36
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.23% -4.70%
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
1822 1572 1956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 92.11% 94.93% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1568 1300 1627
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 £23,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 30 October 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 30 October 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 +2 8 £52,500 +23.52% 2
Ellesmere Port - 1 - -
Java/J2EE Developer
North West

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 15 (100.00%) Java
1 15 (100.00%) J2EE
2 14 (93.33%) Oracle
3 13 (86.67%) XML
4 12 (80.00%) SQL
4 12 (80.00%) Spring
4 12 (80.00%) JIRA
5 11 (73.33%) HTML
5 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
5 11 (73.33%) JUnit
5 11 (73.33%) JDBC
5 11 (73.33%) Web Services
6 7 (46.67%) JSP
6 7 (46.67%) SOAP
6 7 (46.67%) Hibernate
6 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
6 7 (46.67%) Selenium
6 7 (46.67%) Jenkins
7 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
7 6 (40.00%) jQuery
7 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (40.00%) JPA
7 6 (40.00%) Mockito
7 6 (40.00%) Cucumber
7 6 (40.00%) TDD
7 6 (40.00%) WebSphere
7 6 (40.00%) JSON
7 6 (40.00%) Eclipse
7 6 (40.00%) MVC

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

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 6 (40.00%) Tomcat
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 6 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (6.67%) Liferay
3 1 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) JBoss
3 1 (6.67%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) HTTP
2 5 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Informix
1 6 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (6.67%) MySQL
4 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
4 1 (6.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (80.00%) JIRA
2 11 (73.33%) JUnit
3 7 (46.67%) Selenium
3 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
3 7 (46.67%) Jenkins
4 6 (40.00%) Ant
4 6 (40.00%) Mockito
4 6 (40.00%) Cucumber
4 6 (40.00%) Eclipse
5 5 (33.33%) Introscope
6 1 (6.67%) JMeter
6 1 (6.67%) Maven
6 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
6 1 (6.67%) Jasmine
6 1 (6.67%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) J2EE
2 13 (86.67%) XML
3 12 (80.00%) Spring
4 11 (73.33%) Web Services
4 11 (73.33%) HTML
4 11 (73.33%) JDBC
5 7 (46.67%) JSP
5 7 (46.67%) SOAP
5 7 (46.67%) Hibernate
6 6 (40.00%) Struts
6 6 (40.00%) jQuery
6 6 (40.00%) JPA
6 6 (40.00%) JSON
7 5 (33.33%) Spring MVC
7 5 (33.33%) PowerMock
7 5 (33.33%) RESTful
7 5 (33.33%) JAX-RS
7 5 (33.33%) Servlets
7 5 (33.33%) CSS
7 5 (33.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) N-Tier
2 5 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (6.67%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) UNIX
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) TDD
2 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (40.00%) MVC
3 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.67%) OOD
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (6.67%) BDD
4 1 (6.67%) User Stories
4 1 (6.67%) DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (80.00%) SQL
3 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
4 6 (40.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (6.67%) C
5 1 (6.67%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Oracle
2 5 (33.33%) IBM
2 5 (33.33%) Compuware
2 5 (33.33%) HP
2 5 (33.33%) Perforce
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Sybase
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