Period
to 9 December 2018

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 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java SE 8
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - - 37
Permanent jobs citing Java 8 0 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester - - 3.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Chester median annual salary - - £42,500
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +3.53% -

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 148 266 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 59.20% 68.56% 66.78%
Number of salaries quoted 130 241 165
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,850
90th Percentile £58,875 £55,000 £52,100
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -3.85%

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