The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 23 38 27
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -11
Permanent jobs citing Java 15 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 10.34% 2.56% 5.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.56% 3.17% 7.53%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 5
Average salary £46,000 £48,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.64% +77.27%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
103 126 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 71.03% 80.77% 74.40%
Number of salaries quoted 96 123 76
Average salary £43,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Bolton

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 31 (79.49%) C#
1 31 (79.49%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (69.23%) .NET
3 24 (61.54%) Degree
4 23 (58.97%) SQL
5 20 (51.28%) Scrum
6 19 (48.72%) C++
7 17 (43.59%) Windows
8 15 (38.46%) Software Engineering
8 15 (38.46%) Linux
8 15 (38.46%) Technical Architecture
9 12 (30.77%) HTML
9 12 (30.77%) TDD
10 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
11 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
11 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET
12 8 (20.51%) MVC
13 7 (17.95%) jQuery
14 6 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (15.38%) Computer Science
14 6 (15.38%) E-Commerce
15 5 (12.82%) Eclipse
15 5 (12.82%) OOP
15 5 (12.82%) XML
15 5 (12.82%) Finance
15 5 (12.82%) Android
15 5 (12.82%) Android SDK
15 5 (12.82%) Android Development
15 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
16 4 (10.26%) Mentoring

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (2.56%) FileNet
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.69%) SQLite
3 3 (7.69%) MySQL
4 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Eclipse
2 4 (10.26%) NUnit
2 4 (10.26%) ReSharper
2 4 (10.26%) Moq
2 4 (10.26%) SpecFlow
3 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.69%) NetBeans
4 1 (2.56%) Subversion
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Billing
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (51.28%) Developer
2 17 (43.59%) Development Manager
3 12 (30.77%) Software Manager
4 10 (25.64%) Software Development Manager
5 7 (17.95%) Project Manager
6 5 (12.82%) Java Developer
6 5 (12.82%) Android Developer
7 4 (10.26%) C# Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Software Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Senior Developer
8 3 (7.69%) .NET Developer
8 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Agile Project Manager
9 2 (5.13%) Senior Android Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Junior
9 2 (5.13%) Junior Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Product Manager
9 2 (5.13%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (69.23%) .NET
2 12 (30.77%) HTML
3 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET
4 7 (17.95%) jQuery
5 5 (12.82%) Android SDK
5 5 (12.82%) XML
6 4 (10.26%) Swing
6 4 (10.26%) CSS
6 4 (10.26%) JSON
6 4 (10.26%) WCF
6 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (10.26%) HTML5
7 3 (7.69%) Entity Framework
7 3 (7.69%) iOS SDK
7 3 (7.69%) REST
7 3 (7.69%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.56%) Web Services
8 1 (2.56%) Spring
8 1 (2.56%) XSLT
8 1 (2.56%) Thymeleaf
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.69%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.13%) User Experience
4 2 (5.13%) Smart Meter
5 1 (2.56%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 17 (43.59%) Windows
2 15 (38.46%) Linux
3 5 (12.82%) Android
4 3 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (79.49%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (51.28%) Scrum
3 15 (38.46%) Software Engineering
3 15 (38.46%) Technical Architecture
4 12 (30.77%) TDD
5 8 (20.51%) MVC
6 6 (15.38%) E-Commerce
6 6 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (12.82%) Android Development
7 5 (12.82%) OOP
8 4 (10.26%) Unit Testing
8 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
9 3 (7.69%) Time Management
9 3 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (7.69%) Logistics
9 3 (7.69%) Web Development
9 3 (7.69%) Project Management
9 3 (7.69%) SEO
9 3 (7.69%) Web Design
10 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (79.49%) C#
2 23 (58.97%) SQL
3 19 (48.72%) C++
4 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.69%) PHP
5 3 (7.69%) VB.NET
5 3 (7.69%) Objective-C
6 2 (5.13%) C
7 1 (2.56%) RPG
Qualifications
1 24 (61.54%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle
2 1 (2.56%) IBM
2 1 (2.56%) HP
2 1 (2.56%) Software AG
2 1 (2.56%) Informatica
2 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.56%) webMethods
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