Period
to 22 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 22 July 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
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 153 128 175
Rank change year-on-year -25 +47 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 5 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.19% 0.54% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.56% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 9
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% - +39.34%
10th Percentile £45,500 £22,250 £33,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £60,900 £53,100
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year +5.56% +16.13% -3.13%

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 2520 2142 3372
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 95.74% 96.27% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1977 1845 2618
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £59,250 £56,250 £57,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Java Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

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 6 months to 22 July 2017. 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 - 3 £50,000 - 1
Chester +2 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 22 July 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) J2EE
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (40.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
4 2 (40.00%) SOLID
4 2 (40.00%) Open Source
4 2 (40.00%) Kanban
4 2 (40.00%) RESTful
4 2 (40.00%) REST
4 2 (40.00%) Google
4 2 (40.00%) JSON
4 2 (40.00%) Spring MVC
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) MySQL
4 2 (40.00%) PHP
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) Advertising
4 2 (40.00%) MVC
4 2 (40.00%) Python
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Advertising
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 3 (60.00%) J2EE
3 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) RESTful
3 2 (40.00%) Spring MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) JAX-WS
4 1 (20.00%) JDBC
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) Middleware
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (20.00%) WSDL
4 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (20.00%) Contactless
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Online Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 2 (40.00%) Kanban
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) SOLID
4 1 (20.00%) Cryptography
4 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security
4 1 (20.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Google
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
Knutsford, Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 10-15% Bonus, 10% Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago