Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 5 25
Rank change year-on-year -14 +20 -18
Permanent jobs citing Java 31 70 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 11.23% 25.27% 8.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.38% 35.18% 11.71%
Number of salaries quoted 27 66 18
Chester median annual salary £52,500 £43,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.09% -4.44% -5.26%
10th Percentile £29,500 £27,500 £25,425
90th Percentile £75,000 £54,375 £66,000
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

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 160 199 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 57.97% 71.84% 68.33%
Number of salaries quoted 144 183 184
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £25,375 £27,500 £23,325
90th Percentile £58,750 £53,750 £51,250
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -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 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Java in Chester

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 19 (61.29%) SQL
1 19 (61.29%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (48.39%) Big Data
4 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
6 10 (32.26%) HTML
6 10 (32.26%) NoSQL
6 10 (32.26%) Hadoop
6 10 (32.26%) DevOps
6 10 (32.26%) Apache Spark
7 9 (29.03%) Python
8 8 (25.81%) .NET
8 8 (25.81%) Kafka
8 8 (25.81%) Data Engineering
9 7 (22.58%) Node.js
9 7 (22.58%) REST
9 7 (22.58%) MySQL
9 7 (22.58%) Linux
9 7 (22.58%) Degree
10 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
10 6 (19.35%) Web Services
10 6 (19.35%) XML
10 6 (19.35%) CSS
11 5 (16.13%) Oracle
11 5 (16.13%) PHP
11 5 (16.13%) SOAP
11 5 (16.13%) Data Modelling
11 5 (16.13%) TDD
11 5 (16.13%) JSON

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 10 (32.26%) Apache Spark
2 4 (12.90%) Apache Pig
3 3 (9.68%) Apache
4 1 (3.23%) Apache Solr
4 1 (3.23%) nginx
4 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.23%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 19 (61.29%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (12.90%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (9.68%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (9.68%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (9.68%) GitHub
5 1 (3.23%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (3.23%) Amazon S3
5 1 (3.23%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (3.23%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (3.23%) Office 365
5 1 (3.23%) Route 53
5 1 (3.23%) SaaS
5 1 (3.23%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) SMS
2 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (48.39%) Big Data
2 10 (32.26%) Hadoop
2 10 (32.26%) NoSQL
3 7 (22.58%) MySQL
4 4 (12.90%) Amazon Redshift
4 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
5 3 (9.68%) Apache Hive
5 3 (9.68%) MongoDB
6 2 (6.45%) Amazon Athena
6 2 (6.45%) Flink
6 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.23%) DataStage
7 1 (3.23%) HBase
7 1 (3.23%) Impala
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
7 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
7 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
2 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.45%) JIRA
3 1 (3.23%) AppScan
3 1 (3.23%) Gradle
3 1 (3.23%) HP UFT
3 1 (3.23%) JMeter
3 1 (3.23%) JUnit
3 1 (3.23%) Liquibase
3 1 (3.23%) Selenium
3 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.45%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Automotive
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Architect
2 8 (25.81%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (19.35%) Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Data Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Big Data Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Integration Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Graduate
7 2 (6.45%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Java Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Java Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Junior
7 2 (6.45%) Junior Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Presales Solution Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Data Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Tester
8 1 (3.23%) Graduate JavaScript Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Graduate Python Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) HTML
2 8 (25.81%) .NET
2 8 (25.81%) Kafka
3 7 (22.58%) Node.js
3 7 (22.58%) REST
4 6 (19.35%) CSS
4 6 (19.35%) Web Services
4 6 (19.35%) XML
5 5 (16.13%) AngularJS
5 5 (16.13%) JSON
5 5 (16.13%) SOAP
6 4 (12.90%) HTML5
6 4 (12.90%) JSP
6 4 (12.90%) SailPoint
7 3 (9.68%) J2EE
7 3 (9.68%) jQuery
7 3 (9.68%) RESTful
8 2 (6.45%) Django
8 2 (6.45%) JMS
8 2 (6.45%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.23%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.23%) Infotainment
3 1 (3.23%) Internet of Things
3 1 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) Unix
3 1 (3.23%) AIX
3 1 (3.23%) CentOS
3 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (32.26%) DevOps
3 8 (25.81%) Data Engineering
4 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (16.13%) Data Modelling
4 5 (16.13%) TDD
5 3 (9.68%) BDD
5 3 (9.68%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (9.68%) Master Data Management
5 3 (9.68%) OO
5 3 (9.68%) OOP
5 3 (9.68%) Presales
5 3 (9.68%) SDLC
5 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.45%) Change Management
6 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.45%) Data Governance
6 2 (6.45%) Data Ingestion
6 2 (6.45%) Open Source
6 2 (6.45%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) SQL
2 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
3 9 (29.03%) Python
4 5 (16.13%) PHP
5 4 (12.90%) Scala
6 2 (6.45%) C#
6 2 (6.45%) C++
7 1 (3.23%) BeanShell
7 1 (3.23%) Java 8
7 1 (3.23%) VB
7 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Degree
2 5 (16.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (6.45%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (3.23%) CISSP
4 1 (3.23%) ISEB
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.23%) MCSA
4 1 (3.23%) MCSE
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Docker
2 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) HDFS
2 1 (3.23%) RACF
2 1 (3.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.23%) Kubernetes
1 1 (3.23%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 1 (3.23%) WebInspect
1 1 (3.23%) Webmin
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle
1 5 (16.13%) Talend
2 4 (12.90%) CyberArk
3 3 (9.68%) Cloudera
3 3 (9.68%) Sybase
4 2 (6.45%) CA Agile Central
4 2 (6.45%) Google
4 2 (6.45%) HP
4 2 (6.45%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (6.45%) SAP
4 2 (6.45%) Twitter
5 1 (3.23%) Fortinet
5 1 (3.23%) IBM
5 1 (3.23%) Informatica
5 1 (3.23%) MuleSoft
5 1 (3.23%) Novell
5 1 (3.23%) Ping Identity
5 1 (3.23%) Sitecore
5 1 (3.23%) Sun