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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank - 37 31
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton - 0.59% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.61% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £45,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +73.07%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
138 165 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 98.57% 97.63% 99.11%
Number of salaries quoted 130 159 107
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,200 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Retail
3 3 (50.00%) BDD
3 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) HTTP
4 1 (16.67%) Spring
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) GWT
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) J2EE
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) HTML

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
1 1 (16.67%) Ajax
1 1 (16.67%) GWT
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript