Period
to 17 June 2019

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 17 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 26 12 6
Rank change year-on-year -14 -6 +12
Permanent jobs citing Java 13 59 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 6.53% 19.09% 19.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.75% 28.78% 28.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13 53 54
Chester median annual salary £20,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -54.44% -5.26% +26.67%
10th Percentile £19,250 £30,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,000 £74,000 £55,500
Cheshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% +12.50%

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 102 205 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 51.26% 66.34% 70.57%
Number of salaries quoted 95 189 183
Chester median annual salary £37,500 £40,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.41% +8.00% +11.94%
10th Percentile £25,800 £27,400 £27,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,750 £51,250
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%

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 17 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Java in Chester

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, 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 9 (69.23%) Degree
2 7 (53.85%) Computer Science
2 7 (53.85%) SailPoint
2 7 (53.85%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (53.85%) Mentoring
2 7 (53.85%) Identity Access Management
2 7 (53.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (38.46%) Web Services
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
5 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
6 2 (15.38%) REST
6 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (15.38%) Microservices
6 2 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (15.38%) Gradle
6 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
6 2 (15.38%) API Design
6 2 (15.38%) Presales
6 2 (15.38%) MVC
6 2 (15.38%) Finance
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) TDD
6 2 (15.38%) Banking
6 2 (15.38%) Spring
6 2 (15.38%) Maven
6 2 (15.38%) JIRA
6 2 (15.38%) Jetty
6 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
6 2 (15.38%) Git (software)

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 2 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (15.38%) Jetty
1 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Airflow
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
2 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
2 2 (15.38%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (7.69%) Azkaban
3 1 (7.69%) Big Data
3 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (15.38%) Gradle
1 2 (15.38%) JIRA
1 2 (15.38%) Maven
General
1 2 (15.38%) Banking
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Junior
2 7 (53.85%) Developer
3 6 (46.15%) Junior Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Consultant
5 2 (15.38%) Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Data Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Java Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Junior Consultant
5 2 (15.38%) Professional Services Consultant
5 2 (15.38%) Web Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Graduate
6 1 (7.69%) Graduate Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) SailPoint
2 5 (38.46%) Web Services
3 2 (15.38%) .NET
3 2 (15.38%) J2EE
3 2 (15.38%) REST
3 2 (15.38%) Spring
4 1 (7.69%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Computer Science
1 7 (53.85%) Cybersecurity
1 7 (53.85%) Identity Access Management
1 7 (53.85%) Mentoring
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) API Design
2 2 (15.38%) ETL
2 2 (15.38%) Microservices
2 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
2 2 (15.38%) MVC
2 2 (15.38%) Presales
2 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (15.38%) SOA
2 2 (15.38%) TDD
3 1 (7.69%) Analytics
3 1 (7.69%) Data Science
3 1 (7.69%) DevOps
3 1 (7.69%) OO
3 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) PHP
2 2 (15.38%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) R
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) Degree
2 7 (53.85%) Computer Science Degree