The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £44,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Senior Java Developer
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 88 121
Rank change year-on-year +6 +33  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 10 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.93% 0.84% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 0.88% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 2
Median salary £44,000 £50,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.00% +8.10%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26%  

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 1045 1250 1687
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 97.12% 95.79% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 852 1061 1289
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Senior Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire that featured Senior Java Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Java Developer in Cheshire

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Java Developer in Cheshire

Senior Java 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 Senior Java Developer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Knutsford +3 4 £48,750 - 2
Warrington +15 3 £44,000 -7.36%
Sandbach - 3 - - 1
Senior Java Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Senior Java 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 Senior Java Developer in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (68.75%) Spring
4 9 (56.25%) Finance
4 9 (56.25%) Git (software)
5 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (37.50%) SDLC
5 6 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (37.50%) MySQL
5 6 (37.50%) Oracle
5 6 (37.50%) Sybase
5 6 (37.50%) Tomcat
5 6 (37.50%) Eclipse
6 5 (31.25%) XML
6 5 (31.25%) OO
6 5 (31.25%) Windows
6 5 (31.25%) Linux
6 5 (31.25%) TDD
6 5 (31.25%) Java EE
6 5 (31.25%) Degree
7 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
7 4 (25.00%) SOAP
8 3 (18.75%) Web Services
8 3 (18.75%) .NET
8 3 (18.75%) UML
8 3 (18.75%) OOP
8 3 (18.75%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (18.75%) JDBC
8 3 (18.75%) C#
8 3 (18.75%) ODBC

Senior Java 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 6 (37.50%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
1 1 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) MySQL
1 6 (37.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
2 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Git (software)
2 6 (37.50%) Eclipse
3 2 (12.50%) SonarQube
3 2 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) Spring
2 5 (31.25%) Java EE
2 5 (31.25%) XML
3 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 4 (25.00%) SOAP
4 3 (18.75%) .NET
4 3 (18.75%) JDBC
4 3 (18.75%) JSON
4 3 (18.75%) ODBC
4 3 (18.75%) RESTful
4 3 (18.75%) Web Services
5 2 (12.50%) EDI
5 2 (12.50%) EDIFACT
5 2 (12.50%) HTML
5 2 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 2 (12.50%) Social Media
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
3 2 (12.50%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) SDLC
3 5 (31.25%) OO
3 5 (31.25%) TDD
4 3 (18.75%) B2B
4 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
4 3 (18.75%) DevOps
4 3 (18.75%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (18.75%) OOP
4 3 (18.75%) Software Architecture
4 3 (18.75%) UML
5 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Content Management
5 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 2 (12.50%) Microservices
6 1 (6.25%) Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.25%) Machine Learning
6 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
6 1 (6.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
1 6 (37.50%) Sybase
2 3 (18.75%) IBM
3 2 (12.50%) Cognizant
3 2 (12.50%) IBM Sterling
3 2 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (6.25%) HP
Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £47000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 15 days ago
Sandbach
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £1 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago