Period
to 27 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Java/J2EE Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

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

Java J2EE Developer
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 141 176
Rank change year-on-year -3 +35 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 18 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.68% 0.090% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.094% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 10
Cheshire median annual salary £47,500 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +58.33% -20.00% +11.94%
10th Percentile £46,250 £27,500 £33,625
90th Percentile £53,750 £32,500 £50,250
North West median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +9.20% +16.00% -2.60%

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 2524 2132 3326
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 95.71% 96.17% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1978 1840 2577
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 £24,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £56,250 £57,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Java/J2EE Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings that featured Java/J2EE Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Java/J2EE Developer in Cheshire

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Java/J2EE Developer in Cheshire

Java/J2EE Developer
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/J2EE Developer within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 27 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
Chester +20 14 £47,500 +58.33% 1
Ellesmere Port - 3 - -
Knutsford -35 1 - -
Java/J2EE Developer
North West

Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 July 2017, Java/J2EE Developer 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/J2EE Developer in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Java
1 18 (100.00%) J2EE
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (100.00%) Spring
2 17 (94.44%) SQL
3 12 (66.67%) JSON
4 11 (61.11%) SOAP
5 10 (55.56%) HTML
5 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
5 10 (55.56%) JSP
5 10 (55.56%) jQuery
6 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 9 (50.00%) JUnit
6 9 (50.00%) JDBC
6 9 (50.00%) Eclipse
6 9 (50.00%) Maven
6 9 (50.00%) MVC
7 8 (44.44%) JIRA
7 8 (44.44%) Issue Tracking
7 8 (44.44%) IT Strategy
8 4 (22.22%) Web Services
8 4 (22.22%) XML
9 3 (16.67%) Struts
9 3 (16.67%) Oracle
9 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
9 3 (16.67%) Spring MVC
9 3 (16.67%) Selenium
9 3 (16.67%) JPA
9 3 (16.67%) Hibernate
9 3 (16.67%) Cucumber

Java/J2EE Developer 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 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (50.00%) JUnit
1 9 (50.00%) Maven
2 8 (44.44%) JIRA
3 3 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 3 (16.67%) Jasmine
3 3 (16.67%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (16.67%) Selenium
4 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.56%) Banking
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) J2EE
1 18 (100.00%) Spring
2 12 (66.67%) JSON
3 11 (61.11%) SOAP
4 10 (55.56%) HTML
4 10 (55.56%) jQuery
4 10 (55.56%) JSP
5 9 (50.00%) JDBC
6 4 (22.22%) Web Services
6 4 (22.22%) XML
7 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 3 (16.67%) Hibernate
7 3 (16.67%) JPA
7 3 (16.67%) REST
7 3 (16.67%) Spring Integration
7 3 (16.67%) Spring MVC
7 3 (16.67%) Struts
8 1 (5.56%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) AIX
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Mac OS
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
1 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) MVC
3 8 (44.44%) Issue Tracking
3 8 (44.44%) IT Strategy
4 3 (16.67%) BDD
5 1 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) OO
5 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.56%) TDD
5 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (94.44%) SQL
3 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
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