The first table below looks at the demand for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 37 24 18
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 6 17 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.34% 6.59% 11.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.52% 6.94% 12.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 23
Average salary £32,500 £38,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.12% -13.88%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Job Titles Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
238 245 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 92.97% 94.96% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 167 164 162
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Java Developer
Cheshire

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Java Developer Salary Trend in Chester

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region that cited 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 Java Developer in their job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (91.67%) Spring
3 10 (83.33%) SQL
4 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (75.00%) Oracle
4 9 (75.00%) HTML
5 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (66.67%) JIRA
6 7 (58.33%) JUnit
6 7 (58.33%) J2EE
6 7 (58.33%) Web Services
6 7 (58.33%) XML
7 6 (50.00%) WSDL
7 6 (50.00%) IBM
7 6 (50.00%) CSS
7 6 (50.00%) JDBC
7 6 (50.00%) SOAP
7 6 (50.00%) WebSphere
7 6 (50.00%) Selenium
7 6 (50.00%) TDD
7 6 (50.00%) JAX-RPC
7 6 (50.00%) Finance
7 6 (50.00%) Perforce
7 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (50.00%) Cucumber
8 5 (41.67%) JSON
8 5 (41.67%) RESTful
8 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
8 5 (41.67%) PL/SQL
9 4 (33.33%) Servlets

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region that cited 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 Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 4 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (16.67%) Mule
4 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) HTTP
1 4 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
2 4 (33.33%) Informix
2 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) JIRA
2 7 (58.33%) JUnit
3 6 (50.00%) Selenium
3 6 (50.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 4 (33.33%) Mockito
4 4 (33.33%) Introscope
5 3 (25.00%) Eclipse
6 2 (16.67%) Maven
6 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
6 2 (16.67%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (16.67%) Jasmine
7 1 (8.33%) Ant
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) Spring
2 9 (75.00%) HTML
3 7 (58.33%) J2EE
3 7 (58.33%) Web Services
3 7 (58.33%) XML
4 6 (50.00%) WSDL
4 6 (50.00%) JAX-RPC
4 6 (50.00%) CSS
4 6 (50.00%) JDBC
4 6 (50.00%) SOAP
5 5 (41.67%) JSON
5 5 (41.67%) RESTful
6 4 (33.33%) PowerMock
6 4 (33.33%) JAX-RS
6 4 (33.33%) jQuery
6 4 (33.33%) Servlets
6 4 (33.33%) XSL
7 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
7 3 (25.00%) Struts
7 3 (25.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) N-Tier
1 4 (33.33%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) TDD
2 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (16.67%) MVC
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 2 (16.67%) BDD
5 1 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (8.33%) Requirements Management
5 1 (8.33%) Pair Programming
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
3 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (41.67%) PL/SQL
5 2 (16.67%) XPath
6 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Oracle
2 6 (50.00%) IBM
2 6 (50.00%) Perforce
3 4 (33.33%) Compuware
3 4 (33.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) JBoss
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