The median annual salary for a Java Software Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

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
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 94 116
Rank change year-on-year -9 +22  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 2 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.16% 0.50% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.52% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 5
Median salary £45,000 £35,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.87% -15.88%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

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 1203 1151 1647
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 96.55% 95.12% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 955 984 1254
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Java Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Engineer in Cheshire

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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 3 months to 26 April 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 +1 2 £45,000 -
Java Software Engineer
North West

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, Java Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) WSDL
3 1 (33.33%) Sun
3 1 (33.33%) Sun Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Gradle
1 1 (33.33%) Jasmine
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) EJB
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JDBC
3 1 (33.33%) JSP
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Servlets
3 1 (33.33%) WSDL
3 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Online Banking
1 1 (33.33%) RIA
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
1 1 (33.33%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Investment Management
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) MVVM
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Sun
Knutsford, Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago