The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Chester region that had Java Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 10 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 18 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 13.04% 9.01% 5.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.43% 9.09% 6.36%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 10
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester 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
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
134 110 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 97.10% 99.10% 94.02%
Number of salaries quoted 97 98 143
Median salary £33,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £27,200 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester region that featured Java Developer in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Chester region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Chester

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chester region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 34 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (82.35%) Spring
3 27 (79.41%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (67.65%) TDD
5 20 (58.82%) Hibernate
6 13 (38.24%) SQL
7 12 (35.29%) Unit Testing
8 11 (32.35%) JavaScript
9 9 (26.47%) HTML
10 8 (23.53%) MongoDB
10 8 (23.53%) AngularJS
11 7 (20.59%) Oracle
11 7 (20.59%) MVC
11 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
12 6 (17.65%) Spring MVC
12 6 (17.65%) Spring Integration
13 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database
13 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (14.71%) iBATIS
13 5 (14.71%) PL/SQL
14 4 (11.76%) J2EE
14 4 (11.76%) SOAP
14 4 (11.76%) Web Services
14 4 (11.76%) Configuration Management
14 4 (11.76%) JSON
14 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
14 4 (11.76%) REST
15 3 (8.82%) NoSQL
15 3 (8.82%) RESTful
15 3 (8.82%) jQuery

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.88%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) MongoDB
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
4 3 (8.82%) NoSQL
5 2 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (5.88%) MySQL
6 1 (2.94%) Big Data
6 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.94%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) JUnit
2 1 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.94%) JIRA
2 1 (2.94%) Maven
2 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 2 (5.88%) Banking
1 2 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (82.35%) Spring
2 20 (58.82%) Hibernate
3 9 (26.47%) HTML
4 8 (23.53%) AngularJS
5 6 (17.65%) Spring Integration
5 6 (17.65%) Spring MVC
6 5 (14.71%) iBATIS
7 4 (11.76%) J2EE
7 4 (11.76%) JSON
7 4 (11.76%) REST
7 4 (11.76%) SOAP
7 4 (11.76%) Web Services
8 3 (8.82%) jQuery
8 3 (8.82%) RESTful
9 2 (5.88%) Guava
9 2 (5.88%) JAX-RS
9 2 (5.88%) JPA
10 1 (2.94%) Akka
10 1 (2.94%) Backbone.js
10 1 (2.94%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.94%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.94%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (79.41%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (67.65%) TDD
3 12 (35.29%) Unit Testing
4 7 (20.59%) MVC
4 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
5 4 (11.76%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.88%) BDD
6 2 (5.88%) OO
6 2 (5.88%) OOD
6 2 (5.88%) OOP
7 1 (2.94%) Analytics
7 1 (2.94%) Automation Testing
7 1 (2.94%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.94%) High Availability
7 1 (2.94%) Low Latency
7 1 (2.94%) Machine Learning
7 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.94%) Microservices
7 1 (2.94%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (38.24%) SQL
3 11 (32.35%) JavaScript
4 5 (14.71%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.88%) C
5 2 (5.88%) C#
5 2 (5.88%) C++
5 2 (5.88%) Perl
5 2 (5.88%) Python
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Oracle
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