The first table below looks at the demand for the Java/J2EE Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 44 48 19
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 1 9 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.37% 2.18% 11.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 2.31% 11.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 21
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Job Titles Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
258 390 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 95.91% 94.66% 99.44%
Number of salaries quoted 193 227 134
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £42,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Java/J2EE Developer
Cheshire

Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer in the job title across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java/J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the Chester region.

Java/J2EE Developer Salary Trend in Chester

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) J2EE
2 13 (92.86%) Spring
3 12 (85.71%) HTML
3 12 (85.71%) JSP
3 12 (85.71%) Struts
4 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
4 11 (78.57%) Tomcat
4 11 (78.57%) Hibernate
5 10 (71.43%) MVC
5 10 (71.43%) JDBC
5 10 (71.43%) Eclipse
5 10 (71.43%) SQL
6 9 (64.29%) JUnit
6 9 (64.29%) Spring MVC
7 8 (57.14%) Ajax
7 8 (57.14%) Ant
8 7 (50.00%) XML
8 7 (50.00%) JIRA
8 7 (50.00%) jQuery
8 7 (50.00%) JPA
8 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
9 6 (42.86%) Web Application Development
9 6 (42.86%) Web Services
9 6 (42.86%) Oracle
9 6 (42.86%) PL/SQL
10 5 (35.71%) Pair Programming
11 4 (28.57%) CSS
12 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
12 3 (21.43%) C#

Java/J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (78.57%) Tomcat
2 3 (21.43%) Apache Solr
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
1 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Eclipse
2 9 (64.29%) JUnit
3 8 (57.14%) Ant
4 7 (50.00%) JIRA
4 7 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (7.14%) Maven
5 1 (7.14%) CruiseControl
5 1 (7.14%) Subversion
5 1 (7.14%) Mockito
5 1 (7.14%) Hudson
General
1 2 (14.29%) Automotive
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) J2EE
2 13 (92.86%) Spring
3 12 (85.71%) HTML
3 12 (85.71%) JSP
3 12 (85.71%) Struts
4 11 (78.57%) Hibernate
5 10 (71.43%) JDBC
6 9 (64.29%) Spring MVC
7 8 (57.14%) Ajax
8 7 (50.00%) XML
8 7 (50.00%) jQuery
8 7 (50.00%) JPA
9 6 (42.86%) Web Services
10 4 (28.57%) CSS
11 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
11 3 (21.43%) .NET
12 1 (7.14%) ActiveMQ
12 1 (7.14%) JSTL
12 1 (7.14%) XSL
12 1 (7.14%) Java RMI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Mainframe
1 3 (21.43%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (14.29%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) MVC
2 6 (42.86%) Web Application Development
3 5 (35.71%) Pair Programming
4 3 (21.43%) RUP
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) Refactoring
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) TDD
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
6 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.14%) SOA
6 1 (7.14%) Online Security
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
3 10 (71.43%) SQL
4 6 (42.86%) PL/SQL
5 3 (21.43%) C#
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) JBoss
2 3 (21.43%) IBM