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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 16 15 26
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Permanent jobs citing Java 22 20 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 11.46% 11.56% 7.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.94% 23.26% 11.73%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 17
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +54.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,400 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £43,500
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
138 86 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 71.88% 49.71% 67.55%
Number of salaries quoted 124 67 142
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,700 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%

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 3 May 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Chester

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 29 (72.50%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (57.50%) JavaScript
3 17 (42.50%) HTML
3 17 (42.50%) SQL
3 17 (42.50%) JUnit
4 16 (40.00%) Web Services
4 16 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 15 (37.50%) XML
6 14 (35.00%) jQuery
7 13 (32.50%) Spring
7 13 (32.50%) AngularJS
8 12 (30.00%) Cucumber
8 12 (30.00%) Maven
8 12 (30.00%) MVC
8 12 (30.00%) Hibernate
9 11 (27.50%) JSON
10 10 (25.00%) Degree
10 10 (25.00%) JIRA
10 10 (25.00%) Selenium
10 10 (25.00%) BDD
10 10 (25.00%) MongoDB
10 10 (25.00%) Jenkins
10 10 (25.00%) REST
10 10 (25.00%) Struts
10 10 (25.00%) JDBC
11 9 (22.50%) JSP
11 9 (22.50%) J2EE
11 9 (22.50%) SOAP
11 9 (22.50%) Finance
11 9 (22.50%) 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 (5.00%) CMS
2 1 (2.50%) Drupal
2 1 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.50%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 8 (20.00%) Big Data
3 6 (15.00%) NoSQL
4 4 (10.00%) Data Mining
5 2 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (5.00%) Spotfire
6 1 (2.50%) MySQL
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.50%) Redis
6 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (42.50%) JUnit
2 12 (30.00%) Cucumber
2 12 (30.00%) Maven
3 10 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 10 (25.00%) JIRA
3 10 (25.00%) Selenium
4 8 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 7 (17.50%) Ant
5 7 (17.50%) Mockito
6 6 (15.00%) Eclipse
6 6 (15.00%) Jasmine
6 6 (15.00%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (10.00%) GitLab
7 4 (10.00%) SoapUI
7 4 (10.00%) Toad
8 1 (2.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (2.50%) Gradle
General
1 9 (22.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Banking
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (75.00%) Developer
2 21 (52.50%) Java Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Java Software Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Automation Tester
4 4 (10.00%) Cloud Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Java Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Java Programmer
4 4 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Programmer
4 4 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Software Programmer
4 4 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Test Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Tester
5 3 (7.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (7.50%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (42.50%) HTML
2 16 (40.00%) Web Services
3 15 (37.50%) XML
4 14 (35.00%) jQuery
5 13 (32.50%) AngularJS
5 13 (32.50%) Spring
6 12 (30.00%) Hibernate
7 11 (27.50%) JSON
8 10 (25.00%) JDBC
8 10 (25.00%) REST
8 10 (25.00%) Struts
9 9 (22.50%) J2EE
9 9 (22.50%) JSP
9 9 (22.50%) SOAP
10 7 (17.50%) CSS
10 7 (17.50%) Spring Integration
11 6 (15.00%) Java EE
11 6 (15.00%) JPA
12 5 (12.50%) RESTful
12 5 (12.50%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (10.00%) Telematics
5 2 (5.00%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.50%) Online Banking
6 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Android
1 9 (22.50%) Apple iOS
2 4 (10.00%) Linux
2 4 (10.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (72.50%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 12 (30.00%) MVC
4 10 (25.00%) BDD
5 6 (15.00%) Issue Tracking
6 5 (12.50%) TDD
7 4 (10.00%) Auto-Scaling
7 4 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (10.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
7 4 (10.00%) Defect Tracking
7 4 (10.00%) Functional Testing
7 4 (10.00%) Open Source
7 4 (10.00%) Test Automation
7 4 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (7.50%) Automated Testing
8 3 (7.50%) DevOps
8 3 (7.50%) Test Scripting
9 2 (5.00%) Data Management
9 2 (5.00%) Pair Programming
9 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (57.50%) JavaScript
2 17 (42.50%) SQL
3 7 (17.50%) PL/SQL
4 5 (12.50%) PHP
5 2 (5.00%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.50%) Apple Swift
6 1 (2.50%) C#
6 1 (2.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) Degree
2 7 (17.50%) HND
3 2 (5.00%) PhD
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Oracle
2 1 (2.50%) Appcelerator
2 1 (2.50%) Progress
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