The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 4 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 4 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northwich 26.67% 31.82% 53.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.77% 46.67% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 15
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,641 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +1.60%
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 Northwich region.

Programming Languages Category
Northwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
13 30 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northwich 86.67% 68.18% 89.29%
Number of salaries quoted 10 29 25
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £37,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Northwich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Northwich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Northwich

Java
Salary Trend in Northwich

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

Java Salary Trend in Northwich

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northwich

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northwich region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 7 (63.64%) Subversion
1 7 (63.64%) J2SE
1 7 (63.64%) JUnit
1 7 (63.64%) OO
1 7 (63.64%) OOD
1 7 (63.64%) Android
1 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
1 7 (63.64%) Apple iOS
2 6 (54.55%) Memory Management
2 6 (54.55%) AWT
2 6 (54.55%) HTTP
2 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
2 6 (54.55%) HTTPS
2 6 (54.55%) C
2 6 (54.55%) C++
3 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) TDD
4 3 (27.27%) QA
4 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Selenium
4 3 (27.27%) ISEB
4 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
4 3 (27.27%) BDD
4 3 (27.27%) WebDriver
4 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
5 2 (18.18%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Spring

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Northwich by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Northwich region citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
1 1 (9.09%) Jetty
1 1 (9.09%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) HTTP
1 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
1 6 (54.55%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
1 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) JUnit
1 7 (63.64%) Subversion
1 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
2 3 (27.27%) WebDriver
2 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
2 3 (27.27%) Selenium
3 2 (18.18%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
1 8 (72.73%) Java Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Applications Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Java Applications Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Tester
3 3 (27.27%) Software Tester
3 3 (27.27%) Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) QA Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) UAT Tester
4 2 (18.18%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) J2SE
2 6 (54.55%) AWT
3 1 (9.09%) Spring
3 1 (9.09%) Spring MVC
3 1 (9.09%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) STB
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Android
1 7 (63.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) OO
1 7 (63.64%) OOD
2 6 (54.55%) Memory Management
3 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) TDD
4 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
4 3 (27.27%) BDD
4 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
5 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
6 1 (9.09%) MVC
6 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C
1 6 (54.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA