Period
to 19 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for Java 8 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java 8 over the 6 months to 19 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java SE 8
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
19 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - - 40
Permanent jobs citing Java 8 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester - - 1.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Chester median annual salary - - £42,000
Cheshire median annual salary £46,250 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -7.50% +17.65% +21.43%

Java 8 is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 101 224 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 54.89% 70.22% 69.23%
Number of salaries quoted 93 202 183
Chester median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,650 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £55,000 £51,250
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%

Java 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing Java 8 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for Java 8 in Chester

Java 8
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java 8 in Chester.

Salary trend for Java 8 in Chester