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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 22 10 22
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Permanent jobs citing Java 12 42 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 7.50% 17.95% 8.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.81% 30.43% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 14
Median salary £45,000 £43,750 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +32.57%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.19% +2.35%
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
111 138 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 69.38% 58.97% 46.88%
Number of salaries quoted 104 69 81
Median salary £37,500 £41,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £25,729 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 July 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Chester

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 25 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (45.71%) SQL
2 16 (45.71%) Web Services
3 15 (42.86%) Degree
4 14 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 14 (40.00%) Finance
5 13 (37.14%) Spring
5 13 (37.14%) Software Engineering
6 12 (34.29%) HTML
7 10 (28.57%) REST
8 9 (25.71%) JPA
8 9 (25.71%) JUnit
8 9 (25.71%) XML
8 9 (25.71%) SOAP
8 9 (25.71%) HND
8 9 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (22.86%) J2EE
9 8 (22.86%) Cucumber
10 7 (20.00%) Big Data
10 7 (20.00%) AngularJS
10 7 (20.00%) jQuery
10 7 (20.00%) JSON
10 7 (20.00%) Maven
10 7 (20.00%) Hibernate
10 7 (20.00%) Mobile App
11 6 (17.14%) MVC
11 6 (17.14%) Oracle
11 6 (17.14%) CSS
11 6 (17.14%) JIRA
11 6 (17.14%) Selenium

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 (5.71%) CMS
2 1 (2.86%) Drupal
2 1 (2.86%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) Big Data
2 4 (11.43%) MongoDB
2 4 (11.43%) NoSQL
3 3 (8.57%) Data Mining
4 2 (5.71%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (5.71%) Spotfire
5 1 (2.86%) MySQL
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (25.71%) JUnit
2 8 (22.86%) Cucumber
3 7 (20.00%) Maven
4 6 (17.14%) Jenkins
4 6 (17.14%) JIRA
4 6 (17.14%) Selenium
5 5 (14.29%) Eclipse
5 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
6 4 (11.43%) Ant
6 4 (11.43%) Jasmine
6 4 (11.43%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (11.43%) Mockito
7 3 (8.57%) GitLab
8 2 (5.71%) SoapUI
8 2 (5.71%) Toad
9 1 (2.86%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (2.86%) NetBeans
9 1 (2.86%) PHPUnit
9 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 14 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Advertising
3 2 (5.71%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (68.57%) Developer
2 18 (51.43%) Java Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 5 (14.29%) Unix Support
4 4 (11.43%) Java Software Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Applications Support
5 3 (8.57%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Cloud Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Java Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Software Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) SQL Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) SQL Support Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Unix Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Unix Support Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (45.71%) Web Services
2 13 (37.14%) Spring
3 12 (34.29%) HTML
4 10 (28.57%) REST
5 9 (25.71%) JPA
5 9 (25.71%) SOAP
5 9 (25.71%) XML
6 8 (22.86%) J2EE
7 7 (20.00%) AngularJS
7 7 (20.00%) Hibernate
7 7 (20.00%) jQuery
7 7 (20.00%) JSON
8 6 (17.14%) CSS
9 5 (14.29%) Apache Camel
9 5 (14.29%) JSP
9 5 (14.29%) Spring Integration
9 5 (14.29%) Struts
10 4 (11.43%) JDBC
11 3 (8.57%) RESTful
12 2 (5.71%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (11.43%) Telematics
4 2 (5.71%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.71%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Android
1 6 (17.14%) Apple iOS
2 5 (14.29%) Linux
2 5 (14.29%) Unix
3 3 (8.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (37.14%) Software Engineering
3 6 (17.14%) BDD
3 6 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (17.14%) MVC
4 5 (14.29%) TDD
5 4 (11.43%) Data Management
5 4 (11.43%) Issue Tracking
6 3 (8.57%) Auto-Scaling
6 3 (8.57%) DevOps
6 3 (8.57%) Open Source
6 3 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.71%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Data Analysis
7 2 (5.71%) Defect Tracking
7 2 (5.71%) Functional Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Test Automation
7 2 (5.71%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.86%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) SQL
2 14 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (14.29%) PHP
3 5 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.71%) C#
4 2 (5.71%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.86%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 15 (42.86%) Degree
2 9 (25.71%) HND
3 2 (5.71%) PhD
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle
2 1 (2.86%) Appcelerator
2 1 (2.86%) Progress
2 1 (2.86%) Zend
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