The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 10 26 14
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -12
Permanent jobs citing Java 31 13 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 14.62% 5.20% 11.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.43% 10.40% 20.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 26
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +4.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,450 £27,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
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
113 125 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 53.30% 50.00% 53.10%
Number of salaries quoted 62 97 106
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,041 £27,144 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Chester

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Chester region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 26 (50.98%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 21 (41.18%) SQL
4 17 (33.33%) J2EE
4 17 (33.33%) JUnit
5 16 (31.37%) Web Services
5 16 (31.37%) HTML
6 15 (29.41%) Oracle
6 15 (29.41%) Tomcat
7 14 (27.45%) XML
7 14 (27.45%) Pair Programming
7 14 (27.45%) Spring
7 14 (27.45%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (25.49%) jQuery
8 13 (25.49%) Amazon AWS
8 13 (25.49%) JSP
9 12 (23.53%) JIRA
9 12 (23.53%) TDD
9 12 (23.53%) Scrum
9 12 (23.53%) Jenkins
10 11 (21.57%) SDLC
11 10 (19.61%) Cucumber
11 10 (19.61%) CSS
12 9 (17.65%) Linux
12 9 (17.65%) Software Engineering
12 9 (17.65%) REST
12 9 (17.65%) Selenium
13 8 (15.69%) Git (software)
13 8 (15.69%) Mentoring
13 8 (15.69%) Ruby

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Chester region citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (29.41%) Tomcat
2 5 (9.80%) Apache
3 3 (5.88%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.88%) Jetty
3 3 (5.88%) nginx
3 3 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.92%) Apache Solr
4 2 (3.92%) IIS
4 2 (3.92%) SAS
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (1.96%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.84%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (25.49%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (13.73%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (5.88%) Amazon S3
3 3 (5.88%) SaaS
3 3 (5.88%) PaaS
3 3 (5.88%) Route 53
3 3 (5.88%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.73%) HTTP
2 3 (5.88%) DNS
2 3 (5.88%) Firewall
2 3 (5.88%) Network Security
2 3 (5.88%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (9.80%) MySQL
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) Big Data
2 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database
2 4 (7.84%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.88%) Redis
3 3 (5.88%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.92%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.96%) DataStage
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (33.33%) JUnit
2 12 (23.53%) JIRA
2 12 (23.53%) Jenkins
3 10 (19.61%) Cucumber
4 9 (17.65%) Selenium
5 8 (15.69%) Git (software)
6 6 (11.76%) Eclipse
6 6 (11.76%) JMeter
7 5 (9.80%) Ant
7 5 (9.80%) Maven
8 3 (5.88%) Hudson
8 3 (5.88%) SoapUI
8 3 (5.88%) Subversion
9 2 (3.92%) NetBeans
9 2 (3.92%) IntelliJ
9 2 (3.92%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (3.92%) Facilita Forecast
10 1 (1.96%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.96%) Toad
10 1 (1.96%) HP UFT
General
1 4 (7.84%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Back Office
3 1 (1.96%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.96%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (49.02%) Developer
2 22 (43.14%) Java Developer
3 6 (11.76%) Test Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Support Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Programmer
6 3 (5.88%) Java Programmer
6 3 (5.88%) Software Programmer
6 3 (5.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (5.88%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Graduate
7 2 (3.92%) Tester
7 2 (3.92%) Junior
7 2 (3.92%) Development Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Automation Tester
7 2 (3.92%) Technical Leader
8 1 (1.96%) ETL Developer
8 1 (1.96%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (33.33%) J2EE
2 16 (31.37%) HTML
2 16 (31.37%) Web Services
3 14 (27.45%) XML
3 14 (27.45%) Spring
4 13 (25.49%) JSP
4 13 (25.49%) jQuery
5 10 (19.61%) CSS
6 9 (17.65%) REST
7 7 (13.73%) CSS3
7 7 (13.73%) HTML5
7 7 (13.73%) SOAP
8 6 (11.76%) JDBC
8 6 (11.76%) Hibernate
9 5 (9.80%) JPA
9 5 (9.80%) Spring MVC
9 5 (9.80%) Struts
9 5 (9.80%) Ajax
9 5 (9.80%) JSON
10 4 (7.84%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Private Cloud
3 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.92%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.96%) User Experience
4 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) Economics
4 1 (1.96%) Statistics
4 1 (1.96%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.96%) Physics
4 1 (1.96%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.65%) Linux
2 3 (5.88%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (50.98%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (27.45%) Pair Programming
2 14 (27.45%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (23.53%) TDD
3 12 (23.53%) Scrum
4 11 (21.57%) SDLC
5 9 (17.65%) Software Engineering
6 8 (15.69%) Mentoring
7 7 (13.73%) DevOps
7 7 (13.73%) Performance Testing
7 7 (13.73%) Test Automation
7 7 (13.73%) Refactoring
7 7 (13.73%) OO
8 6 (11.76%) MVC
8 6 (11.76%) Line Management
8 6 (11.76%) Kanban
9 5 (9.80%) Coaching
9 5 (9.80%) E-Commerce
9 5 (9.80%) Configuration Management
10 4 (7.84%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 24 (47.06%) JavaScript
2 21 (41.18%) SQL
3 8 (15.69%) Python
3 8 (15.69%) Ruby
4 6 (11.76%) PL/SQL
5 4 (7.84%) Groovy
5 4 (7.84%) T-SQL
5 4 (7.84%) C#
6 3 (5.88%) C++
7 1 (1.96%) Perl
7 1 (1.96%) VBScript
7 1 (1.96%) VB
7 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.96%) C
7 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) ISEB
2 2 (3.92%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.92%) Degree
3 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 7 (13.73%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (13.73%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Puppet
2 3 (5.88%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.96%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (29.41%) Oracle
2 7 (13.73%) VMware
3 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.88%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.88%) RightScale
5 2 (3.92%) Talend
5 2 (3.92%) ATG
5 2 (3.92%) hybris
5 2 (3.92%) Business Objects
5 2 (3.92%) SAP
6 1 (1.96%) Informatica
6 1 (1.96%) Ab Initio
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Excellent
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Salary: Excellent
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Salary: Excellent
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Salary: Excellent
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Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: Open / Negotiable
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