The median annual salary for a Java/J2EE Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Chester during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Java J2EE Developer
Cheshire / Chester
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 3.33% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.52% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Median salary £52,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +3.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 142 177 184
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 94.67% 97.79% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 130 163 119
Median salary £37,500 £31,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.11% -20.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Java/J2EE Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester that featured Java/J2EE Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java/J2EE Developer in Chester

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer in Chester.

Salary trend for Java/J2EE Developer in Chester

Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Java/J2EE Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chester region featuring Java/J2EE Developer in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) J2EE
1 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (100.00%) Spring
2 8 (57.14%) JSON
2 8 (57.14%) SOAP
2 8 (57.14%) IT Strategy
3 6 (42.86%) jQuery
3 6 (42.86%) HTML
3 6 (42.86%) Eclipse
3 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 6 (42.86%) JUnit
3 6 (42.86%) JDBC
3 6 (42.86%) JSP
3 6 (42.86%) MVC
3 6 (42.86%) Maven
4 5 (35.71%) JIRA
4 5 (35.71%) Issue Tracking
4 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery

Java/J2EE Developer Skill Set
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:

Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Eclipse
1 6 (42.86%) JUnit
1 6 (42.86%) Maven
2 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
2 5 (35.71%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) J2EE
1 14 (100.00%) Spring
2 8 (57.14%) JSON
2 8 (57.14%) SOAP
3 6 (42.86%) HTML
3 6 (42.86%) JDBC
3 6 (42.86%) jQuery
3 6 (42.86%) JSP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) IT Strategy
3 6 (42.86%) MVC
4 5 (35.71%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) JavaScript