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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 34 24 15
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 4 18 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.65% 6.55% 14.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.74% 6.90% 15.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 28
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -14.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
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
230 261 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 94.65% 94.91% 95.72%
Number of salaries quoted 165 161 162
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
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 11 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 14 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (85.71%) Spring
3 10 (71.43%) SQL
4 9 (64.29%) HTML
4 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
5 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (50.00%) TDD
6 7 (50.00%) Oracle
7 6 (42.86%) J2EE
7 6 (42.86%) CSS
7 6 (42.86%) Web Services
7 6 (42.86%) XML
7 6 (42.86%) JIRA
8 5 (35.71%) JUnit
8 5 (35.71%) PL/SQL
8 5 (35.71%) jQuery
8 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (28.57%) JPA
9 4 (28.57%) RESTful
9 4 (28.57%) HTML5
9 4 (28.57%) CSS3
9 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
9 4 (28.57%) JDBC
9 4 (28.57%) SOAP
9 4 (28.57%) Eclipse
9 4 (28.57%) WSDL
9 4 (28.57%) JSON
9 4 (28.57%) WebSphere
9 4 (28.57%) IBM
9 4 (28.57%) JAX-RPC

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 4 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 2 (14.29%) Mule
2 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (14.29%) IBM HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) HTTP
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 3 (21.43%) MySQL
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 2 (14.29%) Informix
3 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
4 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) JIRA
2 5 (35.71%) JUnit
3 4 (28.57%) Eclipse
4 3 (21.43%) Selenium
4 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
5 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
5 2 (14.29%) Ant
5 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 2 (14.29%) Mockito
5 2 (14.29%) Introscope
6 1 (7.14%) Maven
6 1 (7.14%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (7.14%) Jasmine
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) Spring
2 9 (64.29%) HTML
3 6 (42.86%) J2EE
3 6 (42.86%) CSS
3 6 (42.86%) Web Services
3 6 (42.86%) XML
4 5 (35.71%) jQuery
5 4 (28.57%) JSON
5 4 (28.57%) JPA
5 4 (28.57%) RESTful
5 4 (28.57%) HTML5
5 4 (28.57%) CSS3
5 4 (28.57%) Hibernate
5 4 (28.57%) WSDL
5 4 (28.57%) JAX-RPC
5 4 (28.57%) JDBC
5 4 (28.57%) SOAP
6 3 (21.43%) Struts
6 3 (21.43%) .NET
6 3 (21.43%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) N-Tier
1 2 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) TDD
3 5 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (14.29%) Pair Programming
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) Requirements Management
4 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 2 (14.29%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) BDD
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (71.43%) SQL
3 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
4 5 (35.71%) PL/SQL
5 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 2 (14.29%) XPath
6 1 (7.14%) C#
6 1 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (28.57%) Perforce
2 4 (28.57%) IBM
3 3 (21.43%) JBoss
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) Compuware
4 2 (14.29%) HP
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