Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 9 13
Rank change year-on-year -12 +4 -7
Permanent jobs citing Java 20 88 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 8.77% 21.78% 15.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.04% 31.77% 22.58%
Number of salaries quoted 17 77 35
Chester median annual salary £50,000 £43,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.94% -5.43% -3.16%
10th Percentile £39,750 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £57,000 £76,000
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +4.65%

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 133 277 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 58.33% 68.56% 66.43%
Number of salaries quoted 117 249 162
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.33%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £58,000 £55,250 £52,400
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -2.91%

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 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Java in Chester

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 12 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (45.00%) SQL
3 9 (45.00%) Big Data
3 9 (45.00%) DevOps
4 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (40.00%) Web Services
4 8 (40.00%) Python
5 7 (35.00%) .NET
6 6 (30.00%) TDD
6 6 (30.00%) NoSQL
6 6 (30.00%) Node.js
7 5 (25.00%) REST
7 5 (25.00%) Kafka
7 5 (25.00%) Hadoop
7 5 (25.00%) JIRA
7 5 (25.00%) Unix
7 5 (25.00%) Apache Spark
8 4 (20.00%) Data Engineering
8 4 (20.00%) Linux
8 4 (20.00%) J2EE
8 4 (20.00%) MySQL
8 4 (20.00%) Banking
8 4 (20.00%) Degree
8 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
8 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
9 3 (15.00%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (15.00%) Gradle
9 3 (15.00%) Amazon EMR
9 3 (15.00%) Master Data Management

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 5 (25.00%) Apache Spark
2 3 (15.00%) Apache
2 3 (15.00%) Jetty
2 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (10.00%) Apache Pig
4 1 (5.00%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (15.00%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (5.00%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (5.00%) Amazon S3
5 1 (5.00%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (5.00%) GitHub
5 1 (5.00%) Office 365
5 1 (5.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) HTTP
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) Big Data
2 6 (30.00%) NoSQL
3 5 (25.00%) Hadoop
4 4 (20.00%) MySQL
5 3 (15.00%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (10.00%) Amazon Athena
6 2 (10.00%) Apache Hive
6 2 (10.00%) Flink
6 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
6 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (5.00%) HBase
7 1 (5.00%) Impala
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
7 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) JIRA
2 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (15.00%) Gradle
3 3 (15.00%) Maven
4 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.00%) HP UFT
4 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.00%) JMeter
4 1 (5.00%) Selenium
General
1 4 (20.00%) Banking
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Data Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Integration Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Big Data Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Java Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Java Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) AWS Architect
5 1 (5.00%) AWS Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Big Data Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Big Data Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Graduate Python Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Presales Solution Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) Web Services
2 7 (35.00%) .NET
3 6 (30.00%) Node.js
4 5 (25.00%) Kafka
4 5 (25.00%) REST
5 4 (20.00%) J2EE
6 3 (15.00%) Django
6 3 (15.00%) HTML
6 3 (15.00%) Spring
7 2 (10.00%) CSS
7 2 (10.00%) JSON
7 2 (10.00%) Spark Streaming
7 2 (10.00%) XML
8 1 (5.00%) EJB
8 1 (5.00%) HTML5
8 1 (5.00%) JMS
8 1 (5.00%) jQuery
8 1 (5.00%) JSP
8 1 (5.00%) RESTful
8 1 (5.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (5.00%) Infotainment
1 1 (5.00%) Internet of Things
1 1 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Unix
2 4 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) DevOps
3 6 (30.00%) TDD
4 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (20.00%) Data Engineering
5 3 (15.00%) API Design
5 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (15.00%) Master Data Management
5 3 (15.00%) Microservices
5 3 (15.00%) Multithreading
5 3 (15.00%) MVC
5 3 (15.00%) OO
5 3 (15.00%) OOP
5 3 (15.00%) SOA
6 2 (10.00%) Change Management
6 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (10.00%) Data Ingestion
6 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
6 2 (10.00%) Open Source
7 1 (5.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) Python
3 3 (15.00%) C++
3 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.00%) PHP
4 2 (10.00%) Scala
5 1 (5.00%) C#
5 1 (5.00%) VB
5 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (10.00%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (5.00%) ISEB
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.00%) MCSA
4 1 (5.00%) MCSE
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) HDFS
1 1 (5.00%) RACF
1 1 (5.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (5.00%) Webmin
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) CA Agile Central
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle
1 2 (10.00%) Talend
2 1 (5.00%) Cloudera
2 1 (5.00%) CyberArk
2 1 (5.00%) Fortinet
2 1 (5.00%) Google
2 1 (5.00%) HP
2 1 (5.00%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (5.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) Twitter