The median annual salary for a Java Software Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Chester during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Java Software Developer
Cheshire / Chester
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 - 33
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 4 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 2.67% - 1.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.82% - 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Median salary £45,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester. 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
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 142 177 184
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 94.67% 97.79% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 130 163 119
Median salary £37,500 £31,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.11% -20.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Java Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester that featured Java Software Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Developer in Chester

Java Software Developer
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Java Software Developer in Chester

Java Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Java Software 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 Chester region featuring Java Software Developer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
2 5 (71.43%) Spring
3 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 4 (57.14%) Spring MVC
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (57.14%) iBATIS
3 4 (57.14%) BDD
3 4 (57.14%) Spring Integration
3 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) MVC
3 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 4 (57.14%) JUnit
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) RESTful
4 3 (42.86%) JSON
5 2 (28.57%) Dropwizard
5 2 (28.57%) Maven
5 2 (28.57%) Gradle
5 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
5 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
6 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
6 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
6 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis

Java Software Developer Skill Set
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
2 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) JUnit
2 2 (28.57%) Gradle
2 2 (28.57%) Maven
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Spring
2 4 (57.14%) AngularJS
2 4 (57.14%) Hibernate
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) iBATIS
2 4 (57.14%) Spring Integration
2 4 (57.14%) Spring MVC
3 3 (42.86%) JSON
3 3 (42.86%) RESTful
4 2 (28.57%) Dropwizard
5 1 (14.29%) Middleware
5 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) BDD
2 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) PL/SQL
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
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Chester, Cheshire
Nigel Frank International
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