Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 5 26
Rank change year-on-year -10 +21 -17
Permanent jobs citing Java 38 82 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 13.06% 27.33% 7.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.09% 36.44% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 35 76 22
Chester median annual salary £52,500 £46,250 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.51% +5.71% -2.78%
10th Percentile £31,000 £32,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £60,000 £52,500
Cheshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -3.41%

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 172 225 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 59.11% 75.00% 68.42%
Number of salaries quoted 155 206 209
Chester median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,750 £52,500
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +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 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Java in Chester

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 23 (60.53%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (55.26%) Big Data
2 21 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (52.63%) SQL
4 15 (39.47%) Apache Spark
5 14 (36.84%) Hadoop
6 13 (34.21%) Microsoft Azure
6 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
6 13 (34.21%) Python
7 11 (28.95%) Kafka
7 11 (28.95%) NoSQL
7 11 (28.95%) DevOps
7 11 (28.95%) Data Engineering
8 10 (26.32%) .NET
8 10 (26.32%) HTML
8 10 (26.32%) Degree
9 9 (23.68%) Node.js
9 9 (23.68%) Scala
10 8 (21.05%) MySQL
10 8 (21.05%) Computer Science
11 7 (18.42%) Linux
11 7 (18.42%) Data Modelling
11 7 (18.42%) Computer Science Degree
11 7 (18.42%) REST
11 7 (18.42%) AngularJS
12 6 (15.79%) Apache Pig
12 6 (15.79%) Web Services
12 6 (15.79%) XML
12 6 (15.79%) PHP
12 6 (15.79%) CSS

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 15 (39.47%) Apache Spark
2 6 (15.79%) Apache Pig
3 4 (10.53%) Apache
4 1 (2.63%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.63%) JBoss
4 1 (2.63%) nginx
4 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.63%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 23 (60.53%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (34.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (10.53%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (7.89%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (7.89%) Amazon S3
4 3 (7.89%) GitHub
5 2 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (5.26%) npm
6 1 (2.63%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (2.63%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (2.63%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (2.63%) Office 365
6 1 (2.63%) Route 53
6 1 (2.63%) SaaS
6 1 (2.63%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) SMS
2 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (55.26%) Big Data
2 14 (36.84%) Hadoop
3 11 (28.95%) NoSQL
4 8 (21.05%) MySQL
5 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
6 4 (10.53%) Amazon Redshift
6 4 (10.53%) MongoDB
7 3 (7.89%) Apache Hive
7 3 (7.89%) Flink
8 2 (5.26%) Amazon Athena
8 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (2.63%) DataStage
9 1 (2.63%) HBase
9 1 (2.63%) Impala
9 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
9 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
9 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
9 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.26%) Android Studio
3 2 (5.26%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.26%) JIRA
3 2 (5.26%) Xcode
4 1 (2.63%) AppScan
4 1 (2.63%) Gradle
4 1 (2.63%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.63%) JMeter
4 1 (2.63%) JUnit
4 1 (2.63%) Liquibase
4 1 (2.63%) Selenium
General
1 2 (5.26%) Retail
2 1 (2.63%) Automotive
2 1 (2.63%) Banking
2 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) Data Engineer
2 9 (23.68%) Architect
3 8 (21.05%) Big Data Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Developer
3 8 (21.05%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Integration Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Senior Data Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Java Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Java Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Presales Solution Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Technical Architect
6 2 (5.26%) Tester
7 1 (2.63%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (2.63%) Graduate PHP Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Java Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.95%) Kafka
2 10 (26.32%) .NET
2 10 (26.32%) HTML
3 9 (23.68%) Node.js
4 7 (18.42%) AngularJS
4 7 (18.42%) REST
5 6 (15.79%) CSS
5 6 (15.79%) Web Services
5 6 (15.79%) XML
6 5 (13.16%) JSON
6 5 (13.16%) SOAP
7 4 (10.53%) HTML5
7 4 (10.53%) JSP
7 4 (10.53%) SailPoint
8 3 (7.89%) J2EE
8 3 (7.89%) jQuery
8 3 (7.89%) Laravel
8 3 (7.89%) RESTful
8 3 (7.89%) Spark Streaming
9 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.26%) Video\Live Streaming
3 1 (2.63%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.63%) Infotainment
3 1 (2.63%) Internet of Things
3 1 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) Android
2 2 (5.26%) Unix
2 2 (5.26%) Windows
3 1 (2.63%) AIX
3 1 (2.63%) CentOS
3 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.95%) Data Engineering
2 11 (28.95%) DevOps
3 7 (18.42%) Data Modelling
4 6 (15.79%) TDD
5 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (10.53%) Mathematics
7 3 (7.89%) BDD
7 3 (7.89%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (7.89%) ETL
7 3 (7.89%) MapReduce
7 3 (7.89%) Master Data Management
7 3 (7.89%) MVC
7 3 (7.89%) Presales
7 3 (7.89%) SDLC
7 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.26%) Data Governance
8 2 (5.26%) Data Ingestion
8 2 (5.26%) Data Visualisation
8 2 (5.26%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (52.63%) SQL
2 13 (34.21%) JavaScript
2 13 (34.21%) Python
3 9 (23.68%) Scala
4 6 (15.79%) PHP
5 5 (13.16%) C++
6 4 (10.53%) C
6 4 (10.53%) C#
7 2 (5.26%) ES6
7 2 (5.26%) Objective-C
7 2 (5.26%) Perl
8 1 (2.63%) BeanShell
8 1 (2.63%) Java 8
8 1 (2.63%) VB
8 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) Degree
2 7 (18.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (10.53%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (2.63%) CISSP
4 1 (2.63%) ISEB
4 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.63%) MCSA
4 1 (2.63%) MCSE
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Docker
1 2 (5.26%) Firmware
2 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) HDFS
2 1 (2.63%) RACF
2 1 (2.63%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.63%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 1 (2.63%) WebInspect
1 1 (2.63%) Webmin
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Oracle
1 5 (13.16%) Talend
2 4 (10.53%) CyberArk
2 4 (10.53%) Google
3 3 (7.89%) Cloudera
3 3 (7.89%) Sybase
4 2 (5.26%) CA Agile Central
4 2 (5.26%) HP
4 2 (5.26%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (5.26%) SAP
4 2 (5.26%) Twitter
4 2 (5.26%) Xamarin
5 1 (2.63%) Fortinet
5 1 (2.63%) IBM
5 1 (2.63%) Informatica
5 1 (2.63%) MuleSoft
5 1 (2.63%) Novell
5 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.63%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.63%) Sun