The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java 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 Senior Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 31 38 52
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 4 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.79% 3.95% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.92% 4.11% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 4
Average salary £26,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% -15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -
Senior Java Developer
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
208 219 305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 93.27% 96.05% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 175 169 214
Average salary £42,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £40,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Senior Java Developer Salary Trend in Chester

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region that cited Senior Java 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 Senior Java Developer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
3 2 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (50.00%) Middleware
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) Redis
4 1 (25.00%) Spring Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Jasmine
4 1 (25.00%) Kafka
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (25.00%) Akka
4 1 (25.00%) Play Framework
4 1 (25.00%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) J2EE

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region that cited Senior Java 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 Senior Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Ant
1 1 (25.00%) JUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (25.00%) Maven
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Mockito
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (25.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) Karma Test Runner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
1 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) Spring Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Kafka
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) Akka
3 1 (25.00%) Play Framework
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) JPA
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) JDBC
3 1 (25.00%) JSP
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Struts
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
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