Period
to 14 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Java/J2EE Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 14 December 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
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 169 - 175
Rank change year-on-year - +175 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 6 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.19% - 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% - 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 5
Cheshire median annual salary £55,000 - £37,500
10th Percentile £47,750 - £25,350
90th Percentile £61,250 - £50,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +9.20% +16.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies in Cheshire with a recognized job title 3011 2233 3041
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 97.21% 97.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2311 1879 2607
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 14 December 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 - 4 £55,000 -
Knutsford - 2 - -
Java/J2EE Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) JSP
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (50.00%) JSON
4 3 (50.00%) jQuery
5 2 (33.33%) JIRA
5 2 (33.33%) Maven
5 2 (33.33%) MVC
5 2 (33.33%) JUnit
5 2 (33.33%) JDBC
5 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
5 2 (33.33%) SOAP
5 2 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
5 2 (33.33%) IT Strategy
6 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 1 (16.67%) Web Services
6 1 (16.67%) XML
6 1 (16.67%) Windows
6 1 (16.67%) AIX
6 1 (16.67%) Linux
6 1 (16.67%) OO
6 1 (16.67%) JBoss
6 1 (16.67%) J2SE

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) JBoss
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 2 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) JUnit
2 2 (33.33%) Maven
3 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) J2EE
1 6 (100.00%) Spring
2 4 (66.67%) JSP
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) JSON
4 2 (33.33%) JDBC
4 2 (33.33%) SOAP
5 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 1 (16.67%) J2SE
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) WSDL
5 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) AIX
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Mac OS
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
1 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
2 2 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) C++