The median annual salary for a Senior Java Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 81 111
Rank change year-on-year -30 +30  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 8 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.55% 0.42% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.44% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 10
Median salary £45,000 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +26.31%  
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -  

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 1373 915 1643
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 94.69% 96.42% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1042 802 1310
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 £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,800 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 28 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 -29 8 £45,000 - 1
Senior Java Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 18 (100.00%) Java
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (77.78%) SDLC
3 12 (66.67%) Spring
4 11 (61.11%) TDD
4 11 (61.11%) Finance
5 8 (44.44%) Hibernate
6 7 (38.89%) Java EE
6 7 (38.89%) Windows
6 7 (38.89%) Linux
6 7 (38.89%) OO
6 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
6 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
7 6 (33.33%) Social Media
7 6 (33.33%) SOAP
7 6 (33.33%) Web Services
7 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 6 (33.33%) Content Management
8 5 (27.78%) XML
8 5 (27.78%) HTML
9 4 (22.22%) Oracle
9 4 (22.22%) OOP
9 4 (22.22%) Cognizant
9 4 (22.22%) Subversion
9 4 (22.22%) Degree
9 4 (22.22%) JSON
9 4 (22.22%) Scrum
9 4 (22.22%) BDD
9 4 (22.22%) Mac OS
9 4 (22.22%) Microservices

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 3 (16.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) MySQL
1 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
2 4 (22.22%) SonarQube
2 4 (22.22%) Subversion
3 3 (16.67%) Eclipse
3 3 (16.67%) Gradle
3 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.56%) Jasmine
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) Spring
2 8 (44.44%) Hibernate
3 7 (38.89%) Java EE
4 6 (33.33%) SOAP
4 6 (33.33%) Web Services
5 5 (27.78%) HTML
5 5 (27.78%) XML
6 4 (22.22%) JSON
7 3 (16.67%) .NET
7 3 (16.67%) JDBC
7 3 (16.67%) ODBC
7 3 (16.67%) RESTful
8 1 (5.56%) CSS
8 1 (5.56%) EDI
8 1 (5.56%) EDIFACT
8 1 (5.56%) EJB
8 1 (5.56%) HTML5
8 1 (5.56%) J2EE
8 1 (5.56%) JSP
8 1 (5.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Social Media
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Linux
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Mac OS
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (77.78%) SDLC
3 11 (61.11%) TDD
4 7 (38.89%) OO
4 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
5 6 (33.33%) Content Management
5 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 4 (22.22%) BDD
6 4 (22.22%) Microservices
6 4 (22.22%) OOP
6 4 (22.22%) Scrum
7 3 (16.67%) B2B
7 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
7 3 (16.67%) DevOps
7 3 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (16.67%) Software Architecture
7 3 (16.67%) UML
8 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
9 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (16.67%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Cognizant
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Sybase
3 2 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.56%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) IBM Sterling
Knutsford, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
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