The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 17 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 2.60% 1.95% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.70% 1.97% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Java Developer
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
74 152 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 96.10% 98.70% 99.33%
Number of salaries quoted 71 126 139
Average salary £31,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Bolton region.

Java Developer Salary Trend in Bolton

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bolton region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (50.00%) Retail
3 2 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) Java EE
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) MuleSoft
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (25.00%) Spring
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) J2SE
4 1 (25.00%) JMS
4 1 (25.00%) SOA
4 1 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (25.00%) webMethods

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bolton region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) Java EE
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (25.00%) J2SE
3 1 (25.00%) JMS
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) MuleSoft
1 1 (25.00%) webMethods