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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 27 25 26
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 4 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 3.36% 8.97% 8.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.19% 12.84% 11.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 9
Average salary £26,250 £41,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.74% +38.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £28,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £47,500 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
77 109 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 64.71% 69.87% 74.25%
Number of salaries quoted 68 95 117
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 31 July 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Bolton

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 15 (75.00%) C#
2 14 (70.00%) .NET
3 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (40.00%) C++
4 8 (40.00%) Windows
5 7 (35.00%) SQL
5 7 (35.00%) Degree
6 6 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (30.00%) TDD
6 6 (30.00%) Scrum
6 6 (30.00%) HTML
6 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (30.00%) Linux
7 5 (25.00%) MVC
7 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 4 (20.00%) CSS
8 4 (20.00%) VB.NET
8 4 (20.00%) MySQL
8 4 (20.00%) SEO
8 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
8 4 (20.00%) Objective-C
8 4 (20.00%) Web Design
8 4 (20.00%) Web Development
8 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
8 4 (20.00%) jQuery
8 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
8 4 (20.00%) Entity Framework
8 4 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) NetBeans
2 1 (5.00%) NUnit
2 1 (5.00%) ReSharper
2 1 (5.00%) Moq
2 1 (5.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Project Manager
3 6 (30.00%) Development Manager
4 4 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Java Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Software Manager
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (10.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Software Project Manager
6 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 2 (10.00%) Trainee Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Trainee
6 2 (10.00%) Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) .NET
2 6 (30.00%) HTML
3 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (20.00%) CSS
4 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (20.00%) jQuery
4 4 (20.00%) Entity Framework
5 2 (10.00%) Swing
6 1 (5.00%) Spring
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.00%) HTML5
6 1 (5.00%) WCF
6 1 (5.00%) Thymeleaf
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (30.00%) TDD
2 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
2 6 (30.00%) Scrum
3 5 (25.00%) MVC
4 4 (20.00%) SEO
4 4 (20.00%) Web Design
4 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (20.00%) Web Development
4 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.00%) Time Management
5 2 (10.00%) Refactoring
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) C#
2 8 (40.00%) C++
3 7 (35.00%) SQL
4 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 4 (20.00%) Objective-C
6 1 (5.00%) RPG
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
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