The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 17 12 56
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 18 41 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 8.14% 17.83% 1.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.87% 18.39% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 13 31 6
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Java Developer
Cheshire

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
203 223 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 91.86% 96.96% 99.44%
Number of salaries quoted 176 161 275
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £29,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 19 December 2014.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Chester

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 36 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (69.44%) Oracle
3 24 (66.67%) Spring
4 23 (63.89%) HTML
4 23 (63.89%) JIRA
5 22 (61.11%) JavaScript
6 21 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (55.56%) SQL
7 20 (55.56%) J2EE
7 20 (55.56%) JDBC
7 20 (55.56%) JUnit
8 19 (52.78%) JSP
8 19 (52.78%) XML
9 18 (50.00%) Git (software)
10 16 (44.44%) Hibernate
10 16 (44.44%) TDD
11 15 (41.67%) MVC
11 15 (41.67%) Struts
11 15 (41.67%) Web Services
11 15 (41.67%) jQuery
11 15 (41.67%) JPA
11 15 (41.67%) PL/SQL
11 15 (41.67%) Selenium
11 15 (41.67%) Eclipse
12 13 (36.11%) Spring MVC
12 13 (36.11%) Tomcat
13 12 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (30.56%) Cucumber
15 10 (27.78%) Jenkins
15 10 (27.78%) Ant

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 13 (36.11%) Tomcat
2 9 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 5 (13.89%) IBM HTTP Server
3 5 (13.89%) WebSphere
3 5 (13.89%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (11.11%) Apache
4 4 (11.11%) IIS
5 2 (5.56%) Apache Solr
6 1 (2.78%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) HTTP
2 5 (13.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) MongoDB
2 9 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (16.67%) NoSQL
4 5 (13.89%) Redis
4 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database
4 5 (13.89%) Informix
4 5 (13.89%) RDBMS
5 4 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 23 (63.89%) JIRA
2 20 (55.56%) JUnit
3 18 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 15 (41.67%) Eclipse
4 15 (41.67%) Selenium
5 11 (30.56%) Cucumber
6 10 (27.78%) Jenkins
6 10 (27.78%) Ant
7 6 (16.67%) Maven
7 6 (16.67%) Karma Test Runner
7 6 (16.67%) Jasmine
7 6 (16.67%) Mockito
8 5 (13.89%) Introscope
9 4 (11.11%) JMeter
9 4 (11.11%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (66.67%) Spring
2 23 (63.89%) HTML
3 20 (55.56%) J2EE
3 20 (55.56%) JDBC
4 19 (52.78%) JSP
4 19 (52.78%) XML
5 16 (44.44%) Hibernate
6 15 (41.67%) Struts
6 15 (41.67%) Web Services
6 15 (41.67%) jQuery
6 15 (41.67%) JPA
7 13 (36.11%) Spring MVC
8 10 (27.78%) SOAP
9 9 (25.00%) Ajax
9 9 (25.00%) JSON
10 8 (22.22%) RESTful
10 8 (22.22%) CSS
11 7 (19.44%) REST
12 6 (16.67%) AngularJS
13 5 (13.89%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) N-Tier
1 5 (13.89%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (44.44%) TDD
3 15 (41.67%) MVC
4 12 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (16.67%) BDD
6 5 (13.89%) Refactoring
6 5 (13.89%) E-Commerce
7 4 (11.11%) OO
7 4 (11.11%) Scrum
7 4 (11.11%) DevOps
8 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 3 (8.33%) Coaching
8 3 (8.33%) Configuration Management
8 3 (8.33%) Pair Programming
8 3 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (5.56%) OOP
10 1 (2.78%) OOD
10 1 (2.78%) Domain-Driven Design
10 1 (2.78%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (61.11%) JavaScript
3 20 (55.56%) SQL
4 15 (41.67%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 25 (69.44%) Oracle
2 5 (13.89%) IBM
2 5 (13.89%) Compuware
2 5 (13.89%) HP
2 5 (13.89%) Perforce
3 4 (11.11%) VMware
3 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
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