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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Cheshire / Chester
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 26 14
Rank change year-on-year +20 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Java 31 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 20.95% 5.38% 9.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.52% 7.58% 20.88%
Number of salaries quoted 29 10 14
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £27,500 £40,450
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,658 £44,000
% change year-on-year -3.55% +6.03%  

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 105 132 91
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 70.95% 70.97% 47.40%
Number of salaries quoted 101 122 64
Median salary £38,000 £33,750 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.59% -17.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £24,000 £26,041
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester citing Java as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for Java.

1 39 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (61.40%) Spring
3 31 (54.39%) SQL
4 17 (29.82%) JavaScript
5 16 (28.07%) J2EE
6 15 (26.32%) Hibernate
6 15 (26.32%) TDD
7 13 (22.81%) HTML
7 13 (22.81%) JSON
8 12 (21.05%) Oracle
8 12 (21.05%) MVC
9 10 (17.54%) JUnit
9 10 (17.54%) SOAP
9 10 (17.54%) Unit Testing
10 8 (14.04%) jQuery
10 8 (14.04%) Git (software)
10 8 (14.04%) Maven
10 8 (14.04%) IT Strategy
11 7 (12.28%) AngularJS
11 7 (12.28%) JDBC
11 7 (12.28%) Tomcat
12 6 (10.53%) JSP
12 6 (10.53%) Eclipse
12 6 (10.53%) RESTful
13 5 (8.77%) Spring Integration
13 5 (8.77%) Issue Tracking
13 5 (8.77%) Oracle Database
13 5 (8.77%) PL/SQL
13 5 (8.77%) C#
13 5 (8.77%) Software Engineering

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 7 (12.28%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.51%) Apache
2 2 (3.51%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.75%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.75%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.75%) CloudFront
3 1 (1.75%) GitHub
3 1 (1.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) Internet
1 1 (1.75%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.77%) MongoDB
1 5 (8.77%) Oracle Database
1 5 (8.77%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (5.26%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.51%) Big Data
3 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.51%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.51%) MySQL
3 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.75%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.75%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.75%) HBase
4 1 (1.75%) Impala
4 1 (1.75%) Pentaho
4 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.75%) Redis
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (17.54%) JUnit
2 8 (14.04%) Git (software)
2 8 (14.04%) Maven
3 6 (10.53%) Eclipse
4 5 (8.77%) JIRA
5 3 (5.26%) Selenium
6 2 (3.51%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.51%) Gradle
7 1 (1.75%) Android Studio
7 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.75%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.75%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.75%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.75%) Xcode
General
1 2 (3.51%) Banking
1 2 (3.51%) Finance
2 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (66.67%) Developer
2 37 (64.91%) Java Developer
3 14 (24.56%) J2EE Developer
3 14 (24.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 8 (14.04%) Software Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Java Software Developer
6 6 (10.53%) Software Support Engineer
6 6 (10.53%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Architect
7 3 (5.26%) Junior
8 2 (3.51%) Java Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Senior Tester
8 2 (3.51%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) SQL Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Technical Architect
8 2 (3.51%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Tester
9 1 (1.75%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (61.40%) Spring
2 16 (28.07%) J2EE
3 15 (26.32%) Hibernate
4 13 (22.81%) HTML
4 13 (22.81%) JSON
5 10 (17.54%) SOAP
6 8 (14.04%) jQuery
7 7 (12.28%) AngularJS
7 7 (12.28%) JDBC
8 6 (10.53%) JSP
8 6 (10.53%) RESTful
9 5 (8.77%) iBATIS
9 5 (8.77%) Spring Integration
9 5 (8.77%) Spring MVC
10 3 (5.26%) .NET
10 3 (5.26%) Dropwizard
10 3 (5.26%) Kafka
10 3 (5.26%) Web Services
11 2 (3.51%) CSS
11 2 (3.51%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.75%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.75%) Internet of Things
3 1 (1.75%) Online Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) Linux
2 1 (1.75%) Android
2 1 (1.75%) CentOS
2 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.75%) Unix
2 1 (1.75%) Windows
2 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (26.32%) TDD
3 12 (21.05%) MVC
4 10 (17.54%) Unit Testing
5 8 (14.04%) IT Strategy
6 5 (8.77%) Issue Tracking
6 5 (8.77%) Software Engineering
7 4 (7.02%) BDD
7 4 (7.02%) Test Automation
8 3 (5.26%) DevOps
8 3 (5.26%) OO
9 2 (3.51%) Configuration Management
9 2 (3.51%) Customer Engagement
9 2 (3.51%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.51%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (3.51%) SDLC
10 1 (1.75%) Data Architecture
10 1 (1.75%) Dependency Injection
10 1 (1.75%) Open Source
10 1 (1.75%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 31 (54.39%) SQL
2 17 (29.82%) JavaScript
3 5 (8.77%) C#
3 5 (8.77%) PL/SQL
4 4 (7.02%) PHP
5 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.75%) C
5 1 (1.75%) C++
5 1 (1.75%) ES6
5 1 (1.75%) Objective-C
5 1 (1.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (3.51%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (3.51%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) Docker
2 1 (1.75%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.75%) Firmware
2 1 (1.75%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) Puppet
2 1 (1.75%) Ansible
2 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.75%) Salt
Vendors
1 12 (21.05%) Oracle
2 1 (1.75%) Cloudera
2 1 (1.75%) Google
2 1 (1.75%) Hortonworks
2 1 (1.75%) IBM
2 1 (1.75%) Informatica
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.75%) Talend
2 1 (1.75%) Xamarin
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