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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 32 19
Rank change year-on-year +16 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Java 182 56 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 12.51% 5.82% 9.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.21% 11.57% 18.80%
Number of salaries quoted 114 45 124
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £20,200 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +7.95%  

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 784 484 867
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 53.88% 50.26% 51.21%
Number of salaries quoted 647 434 715
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 27 June 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 27 June 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
Knutsford +3 75 £48,750 -18.75% 13
Chester +21 34 £43,750 -2.77% 10
Crewe 0 20 £45,000 -21.73% 1
Warrington -14 9 £42,500 -10.52%
Wilmslow - 8 £50,000 - 1
Runcorn -10 3 £25,000 +28.20%
Ellesmere Port - 3 £50,000 - 1
Macclesfield - 3 £35,000 -
Java
North West

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 171 (55.16%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (40.32%) Finance
3 105 (33.87%) Spring
4 104 (33.55%) SQL
5 99 (31.94%) JavaScript
6 90 (29.03%) Oracle
7 80 (25.81%) Web Services
8 77 (24.84%) SDLC
9 75 (24.19%) HTML
10 72 (23.23%) Banking
11 71 (22.90%) TDD
12 70 (22.58%) Hibernate
13 64 (20.65%) Software Engineering
14 63 (20.32%) Test Automation
15 56 (18.06%) XML
16 55 (17.74%) C#
17 54 (17.42%) Linux
18 49 (15.81%) MVC
18 49 (15.81%) Waterfall
19 48 (15.48%) Windows
19 48 (15.48%) J2EE
20 46 (14.84%) .NET
20 46 (14.84%) SOAP
21 43 (13.87%) JSON
22 42 (13.55%) Risk Management
23 39 (12.58%) JSP
24 38 (12.26%) Git (software)
25 37 (11.94%) Continuous Integration
25 37 (11.94%) BDD
25 37 (11.94%) OO

Java
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:

Application Platforms
1 28 (9.03%) JBoss
1 28 (9.03%) Tomcat
2 18 (5.81%) WebSphere
3 16 (5.16%) WebLogic
4 12 (3.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 11 (3.55%) Apache
6 7 (2.26%) Confluence
7 6 (1.94%) IIS
8 4 (1.29%) Apache Spark
8 4 (1.29%) IBM HTTP Server
9 3 (0.97%) Apache Pig
9 3 (0.97%) CICS
10 2 (0.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.65%) MindAlign
10 2 (0.65%) MQSeries
10 2 (0.65%) nginx
10 2 (0.65%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (0.65%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.32%) SAP EP
11 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.97%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.65%) BASE24
3 1 (0.32%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.32%) Pega PRPC
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.19%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.23%) OpenShift
3 4 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.29%) IaaS
3 4 (1.29%) PaaS
3 4 (1.29%) Trello
4 2 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.65%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (0.65%) CloudFront
4 2 (0.65%) GitHub
4 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.32%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.32%) iPaaS
5 1 (0.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (8.06%) HTTP
2 7 (2.26%) Bluetooth
2 7 (2.26%) Internet
3 6 (1.94%) DVB
3 6 (1.94%) GPRS
3 6 (1.94%) GSM
3 6 (1.94%) NFC
3 6 (1.94%) UMTS
3 6 (1.94%) VoIP
3 6 (1.94%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (1.94%) WLAN
4 3 (0.97%) Broadband
5 2 (0.65%) ATM
5 2 (0.65%) DNS
5 2 (0.65%) SMS
5 2 (0.65%) SSL
5 2 (0.65%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.32%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 25 (8.06%) MySQL
3 23 (7.42%) NoSQL
4 18 (5.81%) MongoDB
4 18 (5.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (5.48%) Relational Database
6 15 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
6 15 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (4.52%) DB2
8 12 (3.87%) Oracle Database
9 11 (3.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (1.94%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (1.29%) Big Data
11 4 (1.29%) Hadoop
11 4 (1.29%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.97%) Apache Hive
12 3 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.97%) HBase
12 3 (0.97%) Impala
13 2 (0.65%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 38 (12.26%) Git (software)
2 27 (8.71%) JIRA
3 23 (7.42%) Selenium
3 23 (7.42%) Subversion
4 22 (7.10%) JUnit
5 21 (6.77%) Jenkins
6 16 (5.16%) SonarQube
7 13 (4.19%) Gradle
8 12 (3.87%) Eclipse
8 12 (3.87%) Maven
9 9 (2.90%) Jasmine
10 7 (2.26%) Bitbucket
10 7 (2.26%) ClearCase
10 7 (2.26%) Cucumber
10 7 (2.26%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (0.97%) Android Studio
11 3 (0.97%) Karma Test Runner
11 3 (0.97%) Mercurial
11 3 (0.97%) Oracle APEX
11 3 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 125 (40.32%) Finance
2 72 (23.23%) Banking
3 12 (3.87%) Investment Banking
4 11 (3.55%) Corporate Banking
4 11 (3.55%) Retail
5 8 (2.58%) Advertising
6 6 (1.94%) Automotive
6 6 (1.94%) Financial Institution
6 6 (1.94%) Multimedia
7 4 (1.29%) Law
8 3 (0.97%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.65%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.65%) Marketing
10 1 (0.32%) French Language
10 1 (0.32%) Games
Job Titles
1 158 (50.97%) Developer
2 116 (37.42%) Java Developer
3 38 (12.26%) Software Engineer
4 34 (10.97%) Software Developer
5 25 (8.06%) Senior Developer
6 19 (6.13%) J2EE Developer
7 18 (5.81%) Consultant
7 18 (5.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 18 (5.81%) Senior Java Developer
8 16 (5.16%) Junior
9 15 (4.84%) Integration Engineer
10 14 (4.52%) Analyst
10 14 (4.52%) C# Software Engineer
10 14 (4.52%) Java Software Developer
11 13 (4.19%) Senior Software Engineer
12 11 (3.55%) Java Engineer
13 10 (3.23%) Architect
13 10 (3.23%) Senior Consultant
14 9 (2.90%) Integration Consultant
14 9 (2.90%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (33.87%) Spring
2 80 (25.81%) Web Services
3 75 (24.19%) HTML
4 70 (22.58%) Hibernate
5 56 (18.06%) XML
6 48 (15.48%) J2EE
7 46 (14.84%) .NET
7 46 (14.84%) SOAP
8 43 (13.87%) JSON
9 39 (12.58%) JSP
10 35 (11.29%) CSS
11 34 (10.97%) Java EE
12 33 (10.65%) EJB
13 32 (10.32%) REST
14 29 (9.35%) Servlets
15 28 (9.03%) jQuery
16 27 (8.71%) .NET Framework
16 27 (8.71%) ASP.NET
17 26 (8.39%) AngularJS
17 26 (8.39%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.74%) Mainframe
2 19 (6.13%) Mobile App
3 18 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.87%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.90%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.90%) Device Driver
5 9 (2.90%) N-Tier
5 9 (2.90%) User Experience
6 8 (2.58%) Mobile Banking
6 8 (2.58%) PMI
7 7 (2.26%) Social Media
8 6 (1.94%) iPhone
8 6 (1.94%) MPEG
8 6 (1.94%) Smartphone
9 4 (1.29%) Clustering
9 4 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (1.29%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (1.29%) Online Banking
9 4 (1.29%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 54 (17.42%) Linux
2 48 (15.48%) Windows
3 25 (8.06%) Unix
4 22 (7.10%) Android
5 15 (4.84%) Mac OS
6 14 (4.52%) Apple iOS
7 13 (4.19%) AIX
8 9 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (2.26%) Windows 7
9 7 (2.26%) Windows 8
10 6 (1.94%) Embedded Linux
10 6 (1.94%) Nucleus RTOS
10 6 (1.94%) Windows Mobile
10 6 (1.94%) Windows Server
11 3 (0.97%) Solaris
12 2 (0.65%) CentOS
12 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.32%) HPUX
13 1 (0.32%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (55.16%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (24.84%) SDLC
3 71 (22.90%) TDD
4 64 (20.65%) Software Engineering
5 63 (20.32%) Test Automation
6 49 (15.81%) MVC
6 49 (15.81%) Waterfall
7 42 (13.55%) Risk Management
8 37 (11.94%) BDD
8 37 (11.94%) Continuous Integration
8 37 (11.94%) OO
9 27 (8.71%) DevOps
9 27 (8.71%) SOA
10 25 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
11 24 (7.74%) Unit Testing
12 20 (6.45%) Scrum
13 19 (6.13%) OOP
14 18 (5.81%) Service Management
15 17 (5.48%) Continuous Improvement
15 17 (5.48%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 104 (33.55%) SQL
2 99 (31.94%) JavaScript
3 55 (17.74%) C#
4 25 (8.06%) C++
5 19 (6.13%) PHP
6 17 (5.48%) PL/SQL
7 16 (5.16%) Python
7 16 (5.16%) VB.NET
8 14 (4.52%) TypeScript
9 11 (3.55%) C
9 11 (3.55%) Perl
9 11 (3.55%) Ruby
10 10 (3.23%) COBOL
10 10 (3.23%) T-SQL
11 9 (2.90%) XPath
11 9 (2.90%) XQuery
12 8 (2.58%) Shell Script
12 8 (2.58%) VB
13 5 (1.61%) Groovy
13 5 (1.61%) Jython
Qualifications
1 33 (10.65%) Degree
2 8 (2.58%) PMI Certification
3 7 (2.26%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.61%) Sun Certification
5 4 (1.29%) Master's Degree
6 3 (0.97%) ISEB
7 2 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.32%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.58%) QA
2 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (3.23%) Docker
2 3 (0.97%) HDFS
3 1 (0.32%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.32%) Firmware
3 1 (0.32%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 12 (3.87%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (2.26%) Netcool
2 7 (2.26%) Puppet
3 6 (1.94%) Kubernetes
4 5 (1.61%) Ganglia
5 4 (1.29%) CA Wily
6 3 (0.97%) BladeLogic
7 2 (0.65%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.32%) Ansible
8 1 (0.32%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.32%) IBM BigFix
8 1 (0.32%) Salt
8 1 (0.32%) SCOM
Vendors
1 90 (29.03%) Oracle
2 16 (5.16%) IBM
3 10 (3.23%) AppDynamics
4 8 (2.58%) Chordiant
4 8 (2.58%) Sun
5 7 (2.26%) Microsoft
6 6 (1.94%) Intel
6 6 (1.94%) Red Hat
6 6 (1.94%) ServiceNow
6 6 (1.94%) Symbian
7 5 (1.61%) Sybase
7 5 (1.61%) Teradata
8 4 (1.29%) Cognizant
8 4 (1.29%) Google
8 4 (1.29%) SAP
9 3 (0.97%) IBM Sterling
9 3 (0.97%) Netezza
10 2 (0.65%) Cloudera
10 2 (0.65%) Talend
10 2 (0.65%) Xamarin
Knutsford, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Chester
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Knutsford
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 20 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
ISL
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
ISL
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Source Technology
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: competitive benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Knutsford
Pearson Frank
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northwich
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester
FRG Technology Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Additional Benefits!
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford
Pearson Frank
Posted: 8 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Chester
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Barclays
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Knutsford
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30k - £40k + 29 days holiday + bene
Posted: 14 days ago
Knutsford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Cheshire
Churchill Frank
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago