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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 15 33 29
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -4
Permanent jobs citing Java 16 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 12.21% 1.35% 0.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.51% 1.80% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 1
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +46.15%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
78 111 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 59.54% 75.00% 75.63%
Number of salaries quoted 74 101 86
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,450 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 18 December 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Bolton

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) Scrum
2 12 (57.14%) C#
2 12 (57.14%) SQL
3 9 (42.86%) C++
3 9 (42.86%) .NET
3 9 (42.86%) Degree
4 7 (33.33%) Windows
5 6 (28.57%) Linux
5 6 (28.57%) HTML
5 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 6 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (28.57%) TDD
6 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
7 4 (19.05%) Eclipse
7 4 (19.05%) OOP
7 4 (19.05%) XML
7 4 (19.05%) JSON
7 4 (19.05%) jQuery
7 4 (19.05%) Android
7 4 (19.05%) Android SDK
7 4 (19.05%) Android Development
8 3 (14.29%) SQLite
8 3 (14.29%) Apple iOS
8 3 (14.29%) iOS SDK
8 3 (14.29%) REST
8 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
8 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
8 3 (14.29%) C
8 3 (14.29%) PHP

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 2 (9.52%) IIS
1 2 (9.52%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQLite
2 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Eclipse
2 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 2 (9.52%) Selenium
4 1 (4.76%) NetBeans
4 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 2 (9.52%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Billing
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Development Manager
3 6 (28.57%) Software Development Manager
3 6 (28.57%) Software Manager
4 5 (23.81%) Senior Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Java Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Junior Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Android Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Junior Java Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Junior
6 2 (9.52%) Test Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Progress Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Product Manager
7 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.76%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Android Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Product Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) .NET
2 6 (28.57%) HTML
3 4 (19.05%) Android SDK
3 4 (19.05%) JSON
3 4 (19.05%) jQuery
3 4 (19.05%) XML
4 3 (14.29%) iOS SDK
4 3 (14.29%) REST
5 2 (9.52%) Swing
5 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
5 2 (9.52%) CSS
6 1 (4.76%) Web Services
6 1 (4.76%) J2EE
6 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
6 1 (4.76%) Spring
6 1 (4.76%) Ajax
6 1 (4.76%) RESTful
6 1 (4.76%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Linux
3 4 (19.05%) Android
4 3 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) Scrum
3 6 (28.57%) TDD
3 6 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 4 (19.05%) Android Development
4 4 (19.05%) OOP
5 2 (9.52%) Data Management
5 2 (9.52%) Automated Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Test Management
6 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.76%) BDD
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.76%) SOA
6 1 (4.76%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) C#
1 12 (57.14%) SQL
2 9 (42.86%) C++
3 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 3 (14.29%) PHP
4 3 (14.29%) C
5 2 (9.52%) Python
6 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) ISEB
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Progress
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
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