The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 18 9 17
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Permanent jobs citing Java 13 56 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 9.77% 20.44% 10.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.44% 34.15% 21.13%
Number of salaries quoted 11 34 22
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +38.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £57,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Java
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Programming Languages Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
90 164 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 67.67% 59.85% 49.31%
Number of salaries quoted 78 97 92
Median salary £37,500 £42,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester region citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Java
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Java Salary Trend in Chester

Java
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Chester region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Chester

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for Java.

1 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) SQL
3 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (40.00%) Spring
3 10 (40.00%) Finance
4 9 (36.00%) HTML
4 9 (36.00%) Web Services
4 9 (36.00%) Degree
5 8 (32.00%) REST
6 7 (28.00%) JPA
6 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
6 7 (28.00%) SOAP
7 6 (24.00%) XML
7 6 (24.00%) J2EE
7 6 (24.00%) JSON
7 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (20.00%) Cucumber
8 5 (20.00%) Apache Camel
8 5 (20.00%) JUnit
8 5 (20.00%) CSS
8 5 (20.00%) HND
8 5 (20.00%) Unix
8 5 (20.00%) Advertising
8 5 (20.00%) Hibernate
8 5 (20.00%) TDD
8 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (16.00%) Maven
9 4 (16.00%) MVC
9 4 (16.00%) Oracle
9 4 (16.00%) Mobile App

Java
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 (8.00%) CMS
2 1 (4.00%) Drupal
2 1 (4.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) Big Data
2 2 (8.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.00%) MySQL
2 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 5 (20.00%) JUnit
2 4 (16.00%) Maven
3 3 (12.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (12.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (12.00%) JIRA
3 3 (12.00%) Selenium
4 2 (8.00%) Ant
4 2 (8.00%) Jasmine
4 2 (8.00%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (8.00%) Mockito
5 1 (4.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (4.00%) GitLab
5 1 (4.00%) NetBeans
5 1 (4.00%) PHPUnit
5 1 (4.00%) SoapUI
5 1 (4.00%) Subversion
5 1 (4.00%) Toad
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Advertising
3 3 (12.00%) Banking
4 2 (8.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Developer
2 13 (52.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Unix Support
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Applications Support
4 3 (12.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Java Software Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Support Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Support Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Unix Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Unix Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (8.00%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
5 2 (8.00%) Java Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Programmer
5 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) Spring
2 9 (36.00%) HTML
2 9 (36.00%) Web Services
3 8 (32.00%) REST
4 7 (28.00%) JPA
4 7 (28.00%) SOAP
5 6 (24.00%) J2EE
5 6 (24.00%) JSON
5 6 (24.00%) XML
6 5 (20.00%) Apache Camel
6 5 (20.00%) CSS
6 5 (20.00%) Hibernate
7 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
7 4 (16.00%) jQuery
8 3 (12.00%) JSP
8 3 (12.00%) RESTful
8 3 (12.00%) Spring Integration
8 3 (12.00%) Struts
9 2 (8.00%) .NET
9 2 (8.00%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (8.00%) Fintech
3 2 (8.00%) Telematics
4 1 (4.00%) Derivative
4 1 (4.00%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (4.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Unix
2 3 (12.00%) Linux
3 2 (8.00%) Android
3 2 (8.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (20.00%) TDD
5 4 (16.00%) MVC
6 3 (12.00%) BDD
7 2 (8.00%) Data Management
7 2 (8.00%) Issue Tracking
7 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Android Development
8 1 (4.00%) Automated Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Auto-Scaling
8 1 (4.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Defect Tracking
8 1 (4.00%) DevOps
8 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.00%) iOS Development
8 1 (4.00%) Mobile Development
8 1 (4.00%) Scrum
8 1 (4.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) SQL
2 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.00%) PHP
3 3 (12.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (8.00%) C#
4 2 (8.00%) Objective-C
5 1 (4.00%) Apple Swift
5 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Degree
2 5 (20.00%) HND
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Appcelerator
2 1 (4.00%) Progress
2 1 (4.00%) Zend
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