Period
to 27 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 6 months to 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 6 18
Rank change year-on-year -4 +12 -8
Permanent jobs citing Java 62 53 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 20.53% 17.85% 10.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.52% 25.73% 13.98%
Number of salaries quoted 53 51 30
Chester median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +26.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £30,500 £31,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £56,250 £52,500
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -11.11%

Java 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 210 206 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 69.54% 69.36% 74.45%
Number of salaries quoted 190 183 215
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £23,350
90th Percentile £57,500 £51,250 £52,500
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for Java in Chester

Java
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Java in Chester

Java
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Chester over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Java in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, IT jobs citing Java 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.

1 43 (69.35%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (54.84%) JavaScript
3 29 (46.77%) SQL
3 29 (46.77%) AngularJS
4 28 (45.16%) Spring
5 25 (40.32%) JUnit
6 23 (37.10%) Amazon AWS
7 21 (33.87%) Linux
8 20 (32.26%) MySQL
9 18 (29.03%) HTML
9 18 (29.03%) Big Data
10 17 (27.42%) MVC
11 16 (25.81%) C#
11 16 (25.81%) React
12 14 (22.58%) Salesforce.com
13 13 (20.97%) Python
13 13 (20.97%) Greenfield Project
13 13 (20.97%) MongoDB
14 12 (19.35%) Jenkins
14 12 (19.35%) Apache Spark
14 12 (19.35%) Degree
15 11 (17.74%) Google
15 11 (17.74%) CSS
15 11 (17.74%) NoSQL
15 11 (17.74%) Cucumber
16 10 (16.13%) REST
17 9 (14.52%) SOAP
17 9 (14.52%) Marketing
17 9 (14.52%) Scala
18 8 (12.90%) Hadoop

Java
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 12 (19.35%) Apache Spark
2 8 (12.90%) JBoss
3 6 (9.68%) Tomcat
4 4 (6.45%) Apache
5 3 (4.84%) Apache Pig
5 3 (4.84%) nginx
6 1 (1.61%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 23 (37.10%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.23%) Amazon S3
3 2 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (3.23%) npm
4 1 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.61%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.61%) GitHub
4 1 (1.61%) iTunes
4 1 (1.61%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (32.26%) MySQL
2 18 (29.03%) Big Data
3 13 (20.97%) MongoDB
4 11 (17.74%) NoSQL
5 8 (12.90%) Hadoop
6 6 (9.68%) Amazon Redshift
7 4 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
8 2 (3.23%) Apache Hive
8 2 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.61%) DataStage
9 1 (1.61%) Flink
9 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 25 (40.32%) JUnit
2 12 (19.35%) Jenkins
3 11 (17.74%) Cucumber
4 7 (11.29%) Git (software)
5 6 (9.68%) Gradle
5 6 (9.68%) Liquibase
6 4 (6.45%) Mockito
7 3 (4.84%) Selenium
8 2 (3.23%) Android Studio
8 2 (3.23%) Ant
8 2 (3.23%) Eclipse
8 2 (3.23%) jMock
8 2 (3.23%) Maven
8 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
8 2 (3.23%) Xcode
9 1 (1.61%) AppScan
9 1 (1.61%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.61%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.61%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (14.52%) Marketing
2 2 (3.23%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Games
2 2 (3.23%) Retail
3 1 (1.61%) Automotive
3 1 (1.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (66.13%) Developer
2 20 (32.26%) Software Developer
3 15 (24.19%) Java Developer
4 10 (16.13%) Data Engineer
5 8 (12.90%) Big Data Engineer
6 7 (11.29%) Senior Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Android Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Mobile Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Applications Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Architect
8 3 (4.84%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Tester
9 2 (3.23%) Junior
9 2 (3.23%) Junior Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Junior Java Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (46.77%) AngularJS
2 28 (45.16%) Spring
3 18 (29.03%) HTML
4 16 (25.81%) React
5 11 (17.74%) CSS
6 10 (16.13%) REST
7 9 (14.52%) SOAP
8 8 (12.90%) jQuery
8 8 (12.90%) JSON
8 8 (12.90%) Node.js
9 7 (11.29%) Android SDK
9 7 (11.29%) XML
10 6 (9.68%) Dropwizard
10 6 (9.68%) Guava
11 4 (6.45%) Hibernate
11 4 (6.45%) J2EE
11 4 (6.45%) Kafka
11 4 (6.45%) RESTful
12 3 (4.84%) .NET
13 2 (3.23%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.97%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (12.90%) Mobile App
3 6 (9.68%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.84%) Internet of Things
5 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.23%) Video\Live Streaming
6 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (33.87%) Linux
2 8 (12.90%) Windows
3 7 (11.29%) Android
4 6 (9.68%) Ubuntu
5 2 (3.23%) AIX
5 2 (3.23%) Debian
5 2 (3.23%) Mac OS X
5 2 (3.23%) Unix
6 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.61%) CentOS
6 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (69.35%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (27.42%) MVC
3 8 (12.90%) Data Engineering
4 6 (9.68%) Telematics
5 5 (8.06%) Android Development
5 5 (8.06%) DevOps
6 4 (6.45%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (6.45%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (4.84%) Data Modelling
7 3 (4.84%) Data Science
7 3 (4.84%) Data Visualisation
7 3 (4.84%) ETL
7 3 (4.84%) OOP
7 3 (4.84%) Open Source
7 3 (4.84%) Visualisation
8 2 (3.23%) Identity Management
8 2 (3.23%) OO
8 2 (3.23%) Project Management
8 2 (3.23%) Scrum
8 2 (3.23%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 34 (54.84%) JavaScript
2 29 (46.77%) SQL
3 16 (25.81%) C#
4 13 (20.97%) Python
5 9 (14.52%) Scala
6 6 (9.68%) C++
7 5 (8.06%) PHP
8 4 (6.45%) C
9 3 (4.84%) Objective-C
10 2 (3.23%) BeanShell
10 2 (3.23%) ES6
10 2 (3.23%) Perl
10 2 (3.23%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.61%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.61%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (19.35%) Degree
2 5 (8.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.23%) CISSP
3 2 (3.23%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.61%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.61%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 1 (1.61%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 14 (22.58%) Salesforce.com
2 11 (17.74%) Google
3 6 (9.68%) Red Hat
4 5 (8.06%) Twitter
5 4 (6.45%) Oracle
6 2 (3.23%) CyberArk
6 2 (3.23%) HP
6 2 (3.23%) IBM
6 2 (3.23%) Novell
6 2 (3.23%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (3.23%) Ping Identity
6 2 (3.23%) SAP
6 2 (3.23%) Sun
6 2 (3.23%) Sybase
6 2 (3.23%) Talend
6 2 (3.23%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.61%) Apple
7 1 (1.61%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.61%) Informatica
7 1 (1.61%) MuleSoft