Period
to 10 August 2020

The median annual salary for a Java Software Engineer was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 10 August 2020.

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

Java Software Engineer
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 86 129 152
Rank change year-on-year +43 +23 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 1 9 20
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.11% 0.45% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.47% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 21
Median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% +25.00% +11.11%
North West median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £48,250
% change year-on-year -4.55% +13.99% +7.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies in Cheshire with a recognized job title 850 1,933 2,861
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.82% 96.60% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 634 1,490 2,172
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,825 £24,700 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,275 £67,500
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

Java Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings that featured Java Software Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Engineer in Cheshire

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Java Software Engineer in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Java Software Engineer in Cheshire

Java Software Engineer
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 Software Engineer within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 10 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford +26 1 £70,000 -
Java Software Engineer
North West

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 10 August 2020, Java Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region featuring Java Software Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (100.00%) Mockito
1 1 (100.00%) Gradle
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Gradle
1 1 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 1 (100.00%) Mockito
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker