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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 121 100 118
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 2 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.11% 0.63% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.67% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 11
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
1713 1491 1784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.12% 94.01% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1342 1137 1421
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 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (63.64%) TDD
4 6 (54.55%) Relational Database
5 5 (45.45%) Spring
5 5 (45.45%) J2EE
6 4 (36.36%) Java EE
6 4 (36.36%) JSON
7 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
7 3 (27.27%) Selenium
7 3 (27.27%) RESTful
7 3 (27.27%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (27.27%) REST
7 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
7 3 (27.27%) Middleware
7 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
8 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
8 2 (18.18%) Scrum
8 2 (18.18%) MVC
8 2 (18.18%) Maven
8 2 (18.18%) Ajax
8 2 (18.18%) Oracle
8 2 (18.18%) WebSockets
8 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
8 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
8 2 (18.18%) Open Source
9 1 (9.09%) jQuery
9 1 (9.09%) JPA
9 1 (9.09%) Mockito
9 1 (9.09%) Cucumber

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
2 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) Relational Database
2 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
3 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 1 (9.09%) Redis
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Selenium
2 2 (18.18%) Maven
2 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 1 (9.09%) Mockito
3 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) Jasmine
3 1 (9.09%) Gradle
3 1 (9.09%) Artifactory
3 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 1 (9.09%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (9.09%) Ant
3 1 (9.09%) JUnit
3 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Spring
1 5 (45.45%) J2EE
2 4 (36.36%) Java EE
2 4 (36.36%) JSON
3 3 (27.27%) RESTful
3 3 (27.27%) REST
3 3 (27.27%) Middleware
4 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
4 2 (18.18%) Ajax
4 2 (18.18%) WebSockets
5 1 (9.09%) jQuery
5 1 (9.09%) JPA
5 1 (9.09%) HTML
5 1 (9.09%) Spring Integration
5 1 (9.09%) Kafka
5 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
5 1 (9.09%) Akka
5 1 (9.09%) Play Framework
5 1 (9.09%) JDBC
5 1 (9.09%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Open Source
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) TDD
3 3 (27.27%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
3 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) MVC
5 1 (9.09%) BDD
5 1 (9.09%) Refactoring
5 1 (9.09%) User Stories
5 1 (9.09%) RUP
5 1 (9.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) OCPJP
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Perforce