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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 24 13 29
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +16
Permanent jobs citing Java 10 25 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 5.68% 13.02% 4.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.06% 25.00% 9.42%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 8
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +15.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £40,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £45,000 £47,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
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
124 100 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 70.45% 52.08% 52.47%
Number of salaries quoted 114 60 106
Median salary £31,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 30 June 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Chester

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 26 (70.27%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (48.65%) Web Services
3 16 (43.24%) JavaScript
3 16 (43.24%) SQL
4 15 (40.54%) Finance
4 15 (40.54%) Software Engineering
5 14 (37.84%) Degree
6 13 (35.14%) Spring
7 12 (32.43%) HTML
7 12 (32.43%) XML
8 11 (29.73%) JUnit
9 10 (27.03%) HND
9 10 (27.03%) Cucumber
9 10 (27.03%) REST
9 10 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (24.32%) jQuery
10 9 (24.32%) JPA
10 9 (24.32%) SOAP
10 9 (24.32%) J2EE
10 9 (24.32%) Maven
11 8 (21.62%) MVC
11 8 (21.62%) Hibernate
11 8 (21.62%) Selenium
11 8 (21.62%) JIRA
11 8 (21.62%) BDD
11 8 (21.62%) Big Data
11 8 (21.62%) AngularJS
11 8 (21.62%) Mobile App
11 8 (21.62%) Jenkins
12 7 (18.92%) Apple iOS

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 (5.41%) CMS
2 1 (2.70%) Drupal
2 1 (2.70%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) Big Data
2 5 (13.51%) MongoDB
2 5 (13.51%) NoSQL
3 4 (10.81%) Data Mining
4 2 (5.41%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (5.41%) Spotfire
5 1 (2.70%) MySQL
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (29.73%) JUnit
2 10 (27.03%) Cucumber
3 9 (24.32%) Maven
4 8 (21.62%) Jenkins
4 8 (21.62%) JIRA
4 8 (21.62%) Selenium
5 6 (16.22%) Git (software)
6 5 (13.51%) Ant
6 5 (13.51%) Eclipse
6 5 (13.51%) Jasmine
6 5 (13.51%) Karma Test Runner
6 5 (13.51%) Mockito
7 4 (10.81%) GitLab
8 3 (8.11%) SoapUI
8 3 (8.11%) Toad
9 1 (2.70%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 15 (40.54%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Advertising
3 2 (5.41%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (70.27%) Developer
2 20 (54.05%) Java Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Software Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Cloud Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Java Software Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Unix Support
5 3 (8.11%) Applications Support
5 3 (8.11%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Automation Tester
5 3 (8.11%) Java Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Java Programmer
5 3 (8.11%) Programmer
5 3 (8.11%) Software Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Software Programmer
5 3 (8.11%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Test Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Tester
5 3 (8.11%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (48.65%) Web Services
2 13 (35.14%) Spring
3 12 (32.43%) HTML
3 12 (32.43%) XML
4 10 (27.03%) REST
5 9 (24.32%) J2EE
5 9 (24.32%) JPA
5 9 (24.32%) jQuery
5 9 (24.32%) SOAP
6 8 (21.62%) AngularJS
6 8 (21.62%) Hibernate
7 7 (18.92%) JSON
7 7 (18.92%) JSP
8 6 (16.22%) CSS
8 6 (16.22%) JDBC
8 6 (16.22%) Spring Integration
8 6 (16.22%) Struts
9 4 (10.81%) Apache Camel
10 3 (8.11%) Java EE
11 2 (5.41%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (21.62%) Mobile App
3 5 (13.51%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (10.81%) Telematics
5 2 (5.41%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.70%) Fintech
6 1 (2.70%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Android
1 7 (18.92%) Apple iOS
2 5 (13.51%) Linux
3 4 (10.81%) Ubuntu
3 4 (10.81%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (70.27%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (40.54%) Software Engineering
3 8 (21.62%) BDD
3 8 (21.62%) MVC
4 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (13.51%) Issue Tracking
6 4 (10.81%) Auto-Scaling
6 4 (10.81%) Open Source
6 4 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (8.11%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 3 (8.11%) Data Management
7 3 (8.11%) Defect Tracking
7 3 (8.11%) DevOps
7 3 (8.11%) Functional Testing
7 3 (8.11%) TDD
7 3 (8.11%) Test Automation
8 2 (5.41%) Automated Testing
8 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.41%) Data Analysis
8 2 (5.41%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (43.24%) JavaScript
1 16 (43.24%) SQL
2 6 (16.22%) PL/SQL
3 5 (13.51%) PHP
4 2 (5.41%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.70%) Apple Swift
5 1 (2.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) Degree
2 10 (27.03%) HND
3 2 (5.41%) PhD
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Oracle
2 1 (2.70%) Appcelerator
2 1 (2.70%) Progress
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