The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
North West / Cheshire
Rank 39 50 76
Rank change year-on-year +11 +26  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 56 49 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 5.25% 3.78% 2.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.42% 3.94% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 49 47 44
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -3.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £23,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% +2.27%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1034 1243 1704
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 97.00% 95.76% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 848 1058 1303
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Cheshire

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Java Developer in Cheshire

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Cheshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Cheshire

Java Developer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +8 21 £47,500 +26.66% 5
Knutsford +9 8 £45,000 - 5
Warrington +10 7 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Sandbach - 3 - - 1
Crewe -15 2 £42,500 +80.85%
Ellesmere Port - 2 - -
Java Developer
North West

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 90 (100.00%) Java
2 74 (82.22%) Spring
3 68 (75.56%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (51.11%) Hibernate
5 37 (41.11%) TDD
6 32 (35.56%) JavaScript
7 28 (31.11%) HTML
7 28 (31.11%) SQL
8 25 (27.78%) Oracle
9 23 (25.56%) Git (software)
10 21 (23.33%) Finance
10 21 (23.33%) J2EE
11 18 (20.00%) SOAP
11 18 (20.00%) MVC
12 17 (18.89%) AngularJS
13 15 (16.67%) JUnit
14 14 (15.56%) JSON
14 14 (15.56%) Unit Testing
14 14 (15.56%) Web Services
14 14 (15.56%) Eclipse
14 14 (15.56%) MongoDB
15 13 (14.44%) SDLC
15 13 (14.44%) Maven
16 11 (12.22%) jQuery
16 11 (12.22%) XML
16 11 (12.22%) JDBC
16 11 (12.22%) MySQL
16 11 (12.22%) Spring Integration
17 10 (11.11%) PL/SQL
17 10 (11.11%) Tomcat

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 10 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.22%) Apache
2 2 (2.22%) JBoss
3 1 (1.11%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.11%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.22%) HTTP
1 2 (2.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.56%) MongoDB
2 11 (12.22%) MySQL
3 8 (8.89%) NoSQL
3 8 (8.89%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (6.67%) Oracle Database
4 6 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (5.56%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.11%) Big Data
6 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.11%) JasperReports
6 1 (1.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 23 (25.56%) Git (software)
2 15 (16.67%) JUnit
3 14 (15.56%) Eclipse
4 13 (14.44%) Maven
5 7 (7.78%) Subversion
6 6 (6.67%) JIRA
7 5 (5.56%) Jenkins
8 4 (4.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (4.44%) Selenium
8 4 (4.44%) SonarQube
9 3 (3.33%) Cucumber
10 2 (2.22%) Ant
10 2 (2.22%) Jasmine
10 2 (2.22%) Karma Test Runner
11 1 (1.11%) Bitbucket
11 1 (1.11%) EasyMock
11 1 (1.11%) Gradle
11 1 (1.11%) Mockito
11 1 (1.11%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 21 (23.33%) Finance
2 6 (6.67%) Banking
3 2 (2.22%) Advertising
4 1 (1.11%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (82.22%) Spring
2 46 (51.11%) Hibernate
3 28 (31.11%) HTML
4 21 (23.33%) J2EE
5 18 (20.00%) SOAP
6 17 (18.89%) AngularJS
7 14 (15.56%) JSON
7 14 (15.56%) Web Services
8 11 (12.22%) JDBC
8 11 (12.22%) jQuery
8 11 (12.22%) Spring Integration
8 11 (12.22%) XML
9 10 (11.11%) Spring MVC
10 8 (8.89%) REST
10 8 (8.89%) RESTful
11 7 (7.78%) CSS
11 7 (7.78%) Java EE
11 7 (7.78%) JPA
11 7 (7.78%) JSP
12 6 (6.67%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (4.44%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.22%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.22%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.11%) PMI
4 1 (1.11%) Social Media
4 1 (1.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.00%) Linux
2 6 (6.67%) Windows
3 3 (3.33%) Mac OS
3 3 (3.33%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (75.56%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (41.11%) TDD
3 18 (20.00%) MVC
4 14 (15.56%) Unit Testing
5 13 (14.44%) SDLC
6 8 (8.89%) OO
7 6 (6.67%) BDD
7 6 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (6.67%) Software Engineering
8 5 (5.56%) Issue Tracking
8 5 (5.56%) IT Strategy
8 5 (5.56%) OOP
8 5 (5.56%) Scrum
9 4 (4.44%) Automated Testing
9 4 (4.44%) DevOps
10 3 (3.33%) B2B
10 3 (3.33%) Mentoring
10 3 (3.33%) OOA/OOD
10 3 (3.33%) Software Architecture
10 3 (3.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 90 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (35.56%) JavaScript
3 28 (31.11%) SQL
4 10 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.33%) C#
6 2 (2.22%) Python
7 1 (1.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (1.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (27.78%) Oracle
2 6 (6.67%) Sybase
3 4 (4.44%) IBM
4 2 (2.22%) HP
4 2 (2.22%) IBM Sterling
4 2 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.11%) Cognizant
Winsford, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Premier IT
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £47000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Pearson Frank
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford
Pearson Frank
Posted: 20 days ago
Knutsford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Cheshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Knutsford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Knutsford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 13 days ago
Sandbach
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £1 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago