The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java 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 Senior Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 113 103 130
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 10 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.53% 1.17% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 1.24% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 11
Average salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £56,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-2.10% +5.55%
Senior Java 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
1762 1619 2155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 92.88% 94.68% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1526 1304 1870
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 £24,500 £25,000 £22,000
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%

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Senior Java Developer Salary Trend in Cheshire

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Senior Java Developer Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Senior Java 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 Senior Java Developer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 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 +5 5 £26,000 -35.00% 1
Warrington +6 2 £46,250 -11.90%
Ellesmere Port - 1 - -
Senior Java Developer
North West

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Senior Java 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 Senior Java Developer in their job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) TDD
3 6 (54.55%) Spring
3 6 (54.55%) Relational Database
4 5 (45.45%) J2EE
5 4 (36.36%) JSON
5 4 (36.36%) RESTful
6 3 (27.27%) Selenium
6 3 (27.27%) REST
6 3 (27.27%) Maven
6 3 (27.27%) Ajax
6 3 (27.27%) Java EE
6 3 (27.27%) Middleware
6 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
6 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
6 3 (27.27%) MVC
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle
6 3 (27.27%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (18.18%) BDD
7 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
7 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
7 2 (18.18%) Gradle
7 2 (18.18%) Ant
7 2 (18.18%) JUnit
7 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 2 (18.18%) HTML
7 2 (18.18%) SQL
7 2 (18.18%) JSP
7 2 (18.18%) Web Services

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Senior Java 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 Senior Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
2 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) Relational Database
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 2 (18.18%) NoSQL
3 1 (9.09%) Redis
3 1 (9.09%) Couchbase
3 1 (9.09%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Maven
1 3 (27.27%) Selenium
2 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Ant
2 2 (18.18%) JUnit
2 2 (18.18%) Gradle
3 1 (9.09%) Artifactory
3 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 1 (9.09%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) Mockito
3 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
3 1 (9.09%) Jasmine
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Spring
2 5 (45.45%) J2EE
3 4 (36.36%) RESTful
3 4 (36.36%) JSON
4 3 (27.27%) REST
4 3 (27.27%) Middleware
4 3 (27.27%) Ajax
4 3 (27.27%) Java EE
5 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
5 2 (18.18%) JSP
5 2 (18.18%) Web Services
5 2 (18.18%) WebSockets
5 2 (18.18%) HTML
6 1 (9.09%) Spring MVC
6 1 (9.09%) jQuery
6 1 (9.09%) JPA
6 1 (9.09%) Spring Integration
6 1 (9.09%) Kafka
6 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 1 (9.09%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Open Source
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (72.73%) TDD
2 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
2 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
2 3 (27.27%) MVC
2 3 (27.27%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (18.18%) BDD
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) SOA
4 1 (9.09%) Refactoring
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) ATDD
4 1 (9.09%) User Stories
4 1 (9.09%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) OCPJP
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Perforce
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