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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 119 119 93
Rank change year-on-year
0 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 5 7 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.29% 0.36% 1.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.38% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 23
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -
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
1682 1830 1497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.17% 94.43% 94.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1389 1463 1213
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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
Crewe - 2 £37,500 -
Chester -11 1 £45,000 +38.46% 2
Warrington - 1 £50,000 -
Java/J2EE Developer
North West

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 7 (100.00%) J2EE
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) JUnit
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
3 5 (71.43%) Client/Server
3 5 (71.43%) MySQL
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle
3 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) SOAP
3 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 5 (71.43%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (71.43%) Hibernate
3 5 (71.43%) Scrum
3 5 (71.43%) REST
3 5 (71.43%) Selenium
3 5 (71.43%) Unit Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Banking
4 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
5 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
5 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
6 1 (14.29%) SNMP
6 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 1 (14.29%) Adobe
6 1 (14.29%) Telnet
6 1 (14.29%) XML
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SNMP
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) MySQL
1 5 (71.43%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (14.29%) JasperReports
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) JUnit
2 5 (71.43%) Selenium
3 2 (28.57%) Eclipse
4 1 (14.29%) Maven
4 1 (14.29%) JIRA
4 1 (14.29%) TestNG
4 1 (14.29%) MyEclipse
4 1 (14.29%) Mercurial
4 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
4 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) J2EE
1 7 (100.00%) Spring
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
3 5 (71.43%) REST
3 5 (71.43%) Hibernate
3 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) Ajax
4 1 (14.29%) Java EE
4 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Apache Flex
4 1 (14.29%) RESTful
4 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
4 1 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Client/Server
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Unit Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Kanban
4 1 (14.29%) Android Development
4 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe
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