The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
North West / Cheshire
Rank 15 23 20
Rank change year-on-year +8 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Java 124 117 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 11.74% 8.99% 8.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.90% 18.14% 18.00%
Number of salaries quoted 106 96 105
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £54,200
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 623 645 850
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 59.00% 49.58% 48.99%
Number of salaries quoted 540 557 687
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% -3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Java as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Cheshire

Java
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Java in Cheshire

Java
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Cheshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Cheshire

Java
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 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 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 +4 26 £47,500 +26.66% 7
Knutsford +19 24 £47,500 +35.71% 11
Wilmslow 0 13 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Warrington -13 11 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Runcorn +7 8 £45,000 - 2
Crewe -11 6 £50,000 +112.76% 1
Macclesfield 0 3 £45,000 -40.00% 2
Ellesmere Port -3 2 - -
Sandbach - 2 - - 1
Daresbury - 1 £25,000 -
Java
North West

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Java.

1 121 (56.54%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (38.32%) Spring
3 74 (34.58%) Finance
4 68 (31.78%) JavaScript
5 67 (31.31%) SQL
6 55 (25.70%) TDD
7 54 (25.23%) Hibernate
8 53 (24.77%) Oracle
9 50 (23.36%) HTML
10 46 (21.50%) Banking
11 42 (19.63%) SDLC
12 41 (19.16%) Software Engineering
13 40 (18.69%) Web Services
14 38 (17.76%) Linux
15 36 (16.82%) Git (software)
16 34 (15.89%) Degree
16 34 (15.89%) MVC
17 33 (15.42%) J2EE
18 31 (14.49%) C#
19 30 (14.02%) .NET
20 28 (13.08%) XML
21 27 (12.62%) SOAP
22 26 (12.15%) OO
22 26 (12.15%) REST
23 25 (11.68%) AngularJS
23 25 (11.68%) Windows
24 24 (11.21%) Waterfall
25 23 (10.75%) NoSQL
25 23 (10.75%) Continuous Integration
25 23 (10.75%) JSP

Java
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 18 (8.41%) JBoss
1 18 (8.41%) Tomcat
2 7 (3.27%) WebLogic
2 7 (3.27%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.87%) Apache
3 4 (1.87%) Apache Pig
3 4 (1.87%) Apache Spark
3 4 (1.87%) IIS
4 3 (1.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.93%) CICS
5 2 (0.93%) Confluence
5 2 (0.93%) GlassFish
5 2 (0.93%) nginx
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (3.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.40%) BASE24
2 1 (0.47%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.74%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.40%) iPaaS
2 3 (1.40%) PaaS
3 2 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.93%) OpenShift
3 2 (0.93%) SaaS
4 1 (0.47%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.47%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.54%) HTTP
2 8 (3.74%) Bluetooth
3 6 (2.80%) DVB
3 6 (2.80%) GPRS
3 6 (2.80%) GSM
3 6 (2.80%) NFC
3 6 (2.80%) UMTS
3 6 (2.80%) VoIP
3 6 (2.80%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (2.80%) WLAN
4 5 (2.34%) Internet
4 5 (2.34%) SSL
5 3 (1.40%) Network Security
6 2 (0.93%) Broadband
6 2 (0.93%) DNS
6 2 (0.93%) RFID
6 2 (0.93%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (10.75%) NoSQL
2 19 (8.88%) MongoDB
3 15 (7.01%) SQL Server
4 12 (5.61%) MySQL
4 12 (5.61%) Relational Database
5 10 (4.67%) DB2
5 10 (4.67%) Oracle Database
6 9 (4.21%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (3.27%) Big Data
8 6 (2.80%) Hadoop
8 6 (2.80%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.87%) Apache Hive
9 4 (1.87%) HBase
9 4 (1.87%) Impala
9 4 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.40%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.93%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.93%) GIS
12 1 (0.47%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 36 (16.82%) Git (software)
2 16 (7.48%) JUnit
3 15 (7.01%) Jenkins
4 14 (6.54%) Eclipse
4 14 (6.54%) JIRA
4 14 (6.54%) Subversion
5 13 (6.07%) Maven
6 8 (3.74%) Selenium
7 7 (3.27%) Gradle
8 6 (2.80%) Bitbucket
9 5 (2.34%) Ant
9 5 (2.34%) ClearCase
9 5 (2.34%) SonarQube
10 4 (1.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (1.87%) Jasmine
10 4 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (1.40%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.93%) gulp
12 2 (0.93%) Mockito
12 2 (0.93%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 74 (34.58%) Finance
2 46 (21.50%) Banking
3 18 (8.41%) Corporate Banking
4 16 (7.48%) Financial Institution
5 6 (2.80%) Advertising
5 6 (2.80%) Automotive
5 6 (2.80%) Multimedia
6 3 (1.40%) French Language
6 3 (1.40%) Law
6 3 (1.40%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.40%) Marketing
7 2 (0.93%) Games
7 2 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.93%) Wholesale Banking
8 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.47%) Retail
8 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 112 (52.34%) Developer
2 88 (41.12%) Java Developer
3 29 (13.55%) Software Engineer
4 16 (7.48%) Senior Developer
5 14 (6.54%) Junior
5 14 (6.54%) Senior Java Developer
6 12 (5.61%) Architect
6 12 (5.61%) Software Developer
7 11 (5.14%) Analyst
7 11 (5.14%) J2EE Developer
7 11 (5.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 9 (4.21%) Consultant
9 8 (3.74%) Integration Engineer
10 7 (3.27%) C# Software Engineer
11 6 (2.80%) Integration Consultant
11 6 (2.80%) Senior Consultant
11 6 (2.80%) Senior Integration Engineer
12 5 (2.34%) Java Software Developer
12 5 (2.34%) Junior Developer
12 5 (2.34%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (38.32%) Spring
2 54 (25.23%) Hibernate
3 50 (23.36%) HTML
4 40 (18.69%) Web Services
5 33 (15.42%) J2EE
6 30 (14.02%) .NET
7 28 (13.08%) XML
8 27 (12.62%) SOAP
9 26 (12.15%) REST
10 25 (11.68%) AngularJS
11 23 (10.75%) CSS
11 23 (10.75%) JSP
12 19 (8.88%) Servlets
13 18 (8.41%) jQuery
14 17 (7.94%) EJB
14 17 (7.94%) JSON
15 15 (7.01%) Java EE
16 14 (6.54%) HTML5
17 13 (6.07%) RESTful
17 13 (6.07%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.54%) Computer Science
1 14 (6.54%) Mainframe
2 12 (5.61%) Management Information System
2 12 (5.61%) Mobile App
3 10 (4.67%) Device Driver
3 10 (4.67%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.74%) User Experience
6 7 (3.27%) iPhone
7 6 (2.80%) MPEG
7 6 (2.80%) Smartphone
8 5 (2.34%) Clustering
9 4 (1.87%) Mobile Banking
10 3 (1.40%) IVR
10 3 (1.40%) PMI
11 2 (0.93%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.93%) Contactless
11 2 (0.93%) RIA
12 1 (0.47%) Social Media
12 1 (0.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 38 (17.76%) Linux
2 25 (11.68%) Windows
3 15 (7.01%) Unix
4 14 (6.54%) Android
5 11 (5.14%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.80%) AIX
6 6 (2.80%) Embedded Linux
6 6 (2.80%) Nucleus RTOS
6 6 (2.80%) Windows 7
6 6 (2.80%) Windows 8
6 6 (2.80%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (1.87%) Mac OS
8 3 (1.40%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.47%) HPUX
10 1 (0.47%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (56.54%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (25.70%) TDD
3 42 (19.63%) SDLC
4 41 (19.16%) Software Engineering
5 34 (15.89%) MVC
6 26 (12.15%) OO
7 24 (11.21%) Waterfall
8 23 (10.75%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (10.75%) Risk Management
9 22 (10.28%) DevOps
9 22 (10.28%) Mentoring
10 20 (9.35%) Automated Testing
11 18 (8.41%) Unit Testing
12 17 (7.94%) Scrum
13 15 (7.01%) BDD
13 15 (7.01%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (6.07%) OOP
15 11 (5.14%) Service Management
16 10 (4.67%) Configuration Management
16 10 (4.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 68 (31.78%) JavaScript
2 67 (31.31%) SQL
3 31 (14.49%) C#
4 23 (10.75%) C++
5 16 (7.48%) PL/SQL
6 14 (6.54%) C
7 12 (5.61%) Python
8 9 (4.21%) TypeScript
9 8 (3.74%) PHP
10 6 (2.80%) Perl
10 6 (2.80%) Ruby
11 4 (1.87%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.40%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.40%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.40%) VBA
13 2 (0.93%) Apple Swift
13 2 (0.93%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.93%) COBOL
13 2 (0.93%) Groovy
13 2 (0.93%) VB
Qualifications
1 34 (15.89%) Degree
2 6 (2.80%) Sun Certification
3 3 (1.40%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.47%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.27%) QA
2 1 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.87%) Docker
1 4 (1.87%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (3.27%) Netcool
2 6 (2.80%) Ganglia
3 4 (1.87%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.40%) BladeLogic
4 3 (1.40%) Puppet
5 2 (0.93%) Salt
5 2 (0.93%) SCOM
6 1 (0.47%) IBM BigFix
6 1 (0.47%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 53 (24.77%) Oracle
2 10 (4.67%) IBM
3 6 (2.80%) IBM Sterling
3 6 (2.80%) Intel
3 6 (2.80%) Sun
3 6 (2.80%) Sybase
3 6 (2.80%) Symbian
4 5 (2.34%) AppDynamics
5 4 (1.87%) Chordiant
6 3 (1.40%) Adobe
6 3 (1.40%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.40%) Netezza
6 3 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.40%) Teradata
7 2 (0.93%) HP
7 2 (0.93%) hybris
8 1 (0.47%) CA
8 1 (0.47%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.47%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.47%) TIBCO
Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Pearson Frank
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Pearson Frank
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £47000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Winsford, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Industry Leading Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford
Pearson Frank
Posted: 19 days ago
Sandbach, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £1 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Knutsford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Resource Solutions - Barclays
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 12 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford
Huxley
Posted: 24 days ago
Knutsford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago