The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 35 30 39
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs citing Java 2 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 1.35% 1.72% 3.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.20% 2.60% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Median salary - £23,750 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -18.10%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Java
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region.

Programming Languages Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
91 77 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 61.49% 66.38% 64.56%
Number of salaries quoted 84 69 88
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

The demand trend of job ads across the Bolton region citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Java
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Java Salary Trend in Bolton

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bolton region with a requirement for Java.

1 6 (60.00%) J2EE
2 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) SOAP
2 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (50.00%) SOA
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 4 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (40.00%) SDLC
3 4 (40.00%) JDBC
4 3 (30.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) CSS
4 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (30.00%) REST
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) QA
5 2 (20.00%) Spring
5 2 (20.00%) Selenium
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
5 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
5 2 (20.00%) Open Source
5 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (20.00%) SoapUI
5 2 (20.00%) JBoss
5 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (10.00%) Jenkins

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (20.00%) JBoss
3 1 (10.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (20.00%) Selenium
1 2 (20.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (20.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (10.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) JMeter
2 1 (10.00%) jMock
2 1 (10.00%) JUnit
2 1 (10.00%) Mockito
2 1 (10.00%) NetBeans
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
1 3 (30.00%) J2EE Architect
1 3 (30.00%) J2EE Solutions Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Java Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Java Solutions Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Java/J2EE Architect
1 3 (30.00%) SOA Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Web Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Development Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Software Development Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Software Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) J2EE
2 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) SOAP
3 4 (40.00%) JDBC
4 3 (30.00%) CSS
4 3 (30.00%) REST
5 2 (20.00%) Spring
6 1 (10.00%) .NET
6 1 (10.00%) AWT
6 1 (10.00%) Java EE
6 1 (10.00%) Swing
6 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) SOA
2 4 (40.00%) SDLC
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) Open Source
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
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