Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java SE 8
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 - 50
Rank change year-on-year - +50 +16
Permanent jobs citing Java 8 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 0.36% - 0.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.63% - 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Chester median annual salary £55,000 - £50,000
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £43,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year +16.28% -1.71% +2.94%

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 159 205 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 57.61% 72.95% 68.12%
Number of salaries quoted 143 188 183
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £54,125 £51,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -6.25%

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

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT jobs citing Java 8 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for Java 8.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js

Java 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub
1 1 (100.00%) Route 53
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Gradle
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Liquibase
General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Java Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Java Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) GraphQL
1 1 (100.00%) Guava
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Kubernetes