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

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 20 4 14
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +10
Permanent jobs citing Java 11 63 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 8.15% 21.88% 11.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.58% 35.00% 22.90%
Number of salaries quoted 7 49 23
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £39,800 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £60,900 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +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
81 180 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 60.00% 62.50% 50.78%
Number of salaries quoted 70 139 92
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £29,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 September 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Chester

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 10 (47.62%) Finance
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 9 (42.86%) SQL
3 8 (38.10%) Degree
4 7 (33.33%) Spring
4 7 (33.33%) Unix
4 7 (33.33%) REST
5 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (28.57%) Web Services
6 5 (23.81%) SOAP
6 5 (23.81%) HND
6 5 (23.81%) TDD
6 5 (23.81%) Banking
6 5 (23.81%) Advertising
6 5 (23.81%) JPA
6 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (23.81%) Apache Camel
7 4 (19.05%) RESTful
7 4 (19.05%) Investment Banking
7 4 (19.05%) JSON
7 4 (19.05%) OO
8 3 (14.29%) Python
8 3 (14.29%) C#
8 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
9 2 (9.52%) Fintech
9 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
9 2 (9.52%) High Availability
9 2 (9.52%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell

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 1 (4.76%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.76%) Big Data
2 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
1 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.76%) JUnit
1 1 (4.76%) NetBeans
1 1 (4.76%) PHPUnit
1 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) Advertising
2 5 (23.81%) Banking
3 4 (19.05%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Developer
2 12 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Unix Support
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Applications Support
4 3 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Support Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Unix Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Unix Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Java Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Python Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) REST
1 7 (33.33%) Spring
2 6 (28.57%) Web Services
3 5 (23.81%) Apache Camel
3 5 (23.81%) JPA
3 5 (23.81%) SOAP
4 4 (19.05%) JSON
4 4 (19.05%) RESTful
5 2 (9.52%) CSS
5 2 (9.52%) HTML
5 2 (9.52%) J2EE
5 2 (9.52%) Middleware
6 1 (4.76%) .NET
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
6 1 (4.76%) CSS3
6 1 (4.76%) Ext JS
6 1 (4.76%) HTML5
6 1 (4.76%) Java EE
6 1 (4.76%) XML
6 1 (4.76%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 2 (9.52%) Fintech
3 2 (9.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.76%) Derivative
4 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.76%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (4.76%) RIA
4 1 (4.76%) Telematics
4 1 (4.76%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Unix
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Android
3 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (23.81%) TDD
5 4 (19.05%) OO
6 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
6 2 (9.52%) Data Management
6 2 (9.52%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (9.52%) High Availability
6 2 (9.52%) OOD
6 2 (9.52%) OOP
6 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Android Development
7 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.76%) iOS Development
7 1 (4.76%) Low Latency
7 1 (4.76%) Microservices
7 1 (4.76%) Open Source
7 1 (4.76%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) C#
2 3 (14.29%) Python
3 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
3 2 (9.52%) C
3 2 (9.52%) C++
3 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.52%) Perl
4 1 (4.76%) Apple Swift
4 1 (4.76%) Objective-C
4 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Degree
2 5 (23.81%) HND
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle
1 1 (4.76%) Zend
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + amazing benefits
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