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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 9 13 6
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Permanent jobs citing Java 24 19 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 18.05% 14.84% 17.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.59% 18.81% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 23 18 27
Median salary £47,500 £46,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £37,500 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,250 £51,600
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

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
87 101 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 65.41% 78.91% 51.00%
Number of salaries quoted 72 94 88
Median salary £32,500 £36,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 16 January 2017.

Java Salary Histogram in Chester

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 28 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (58.33%) TDD
3 19 (52.78%) Spring
4 12 (33.33%) Hibernate
5 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 9 (25.00%) MongoDB
6 8 (22.22%) SQL
7 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
7 7 (19.44%) OO
7 7 (19.44%) REST
7 7 (19.44%) Unit Testing
8 6 (16.67%) Web Services
8 6 (16.67%) Configuration Management
9 5 (13.89%) Scrum
9 5 (13.89%) Linux
9 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
9 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
10 4 (11.11%) Big Data
10 4 (11.11%) NoSQL
10 4 (11.11%) RESTful
10 4 (11.11%) Open Source
10 4 (11.11%) SOAP
10 4 (11.11%) HTML
10 4 (11.11%) Oracle
10 4 (11.11%) MVC
11 3 (8.33%) Middleware
11 3 (8.33%) Python
11 3 (8.33%) Banking
11 3 (8.33%) J2EE
11 3 (8.33%) C#

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 (5.56%) Apache
1 2 (5.56%) GlassFish
1 2 (5.56%) JBoss
1 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
1 2 (5.56%) WebLogic
1 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.78%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.78%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
3 4 (11.11%) Big Data
3 4 (11.11%) NoSQL
4 3 (8.33%) Hadoop
5 2 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.56%) MySQL
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.78%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.78%) HBase
6 1 (2.78%) Impala
6 1 (2.78%) Neo4j
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.78%) JIRA
2 1 (2.78%) JUnit
2 1 (2.78%) Maven
2 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 3 (8.33%) Banking
2 2 (5.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (69.44%) Developer
2 24 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 4 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Architect
4 3 (8.33%) Java Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Technical Architect
4 3 (8.33%) Technical Leader
5 2 (5.56%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Java Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Java Technical Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Python Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Data Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Junior Data Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Salesforce Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (52.78%) Spring
2 12 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 7 (19.44%) REST
4 6 (16.67%) Web Services
5 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
6 4 (11.11%) HTML
6 4 (11.11%) RESTful
6 4 (11.11%) SOAP
7 3 (8.33%) J2EE
7 3 (8.33%) jQuery
7 3 (8.33%) JSON
7 3 (8.33%) Middleware
7 3 (8.33%) Spring Integration
7 3 (8.33%) Spring MVC
7 3 (8.33%) Struts
8 2 (5.56%) Guava
8 2 (5.56%) iBATIS
8 2 (5.56%) JAX-RS
8 2 (5.56%) JPA
8 2 (5.56%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 3 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (5.56%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.78%) Derivative
3 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.78%) OTC Derivatives
3 1 (2.78%) RIA
3 1 (2.78%) Telematics
3 1 (2.78%) User Experience
3 1 (2.78%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Linux
2 2 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (58.33%) TDD
3 9 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (19.44%) OO
4 7 (19.44%) Unit Testing
5 6 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 5 (13.89%) Scrum
7 4 (11.11%) MVC
7 4 (11.11%) Open Source
8 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
8 3 (8.33%) OOP
8 3 (8.33%) Waterfall
9 2 (5.56%) DevOps
9 2 (5.56%) High Availability
9 2 (5.56%) OOD
9 2 (5.56%) RAD
9 2 (5.56%) RUP
9 2 (5.56%) SOA
9 2 (5.56%) UML
9 2 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) SQL
2 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.33%) C#
3 3 (8.33%) Python
4 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.56%) C
4 2 (5.56%) C++
4 2 (5.56%) Perl
4 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.78%) Apex Code
5 1 (2.78%) PHP
5 1 (2.78%) Ruby
5 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Docker
1 1 (2.78%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle
2 2 (5.56%) hybris
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
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