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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 8 14 40
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +26
Permanent jobs citing Java 10 26 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 13.16% 16.56% 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.30% 23.85% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 10 26 0
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
33 109 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 43.42% 69.43% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 31 98 117
Average salary £31,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,550 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) SOAP
2 10 (83.33%) SDLC
3 7 (58.33%) WebSphere
4 5 (41.67%) Web Services
4 5 (41.67%) C#
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 5 (41.67%) SoapUI
4 5 (41.67%) QA
4 5 (41.67%) Selenium
4 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
4 5 (41.67%) WebDriver
4 5 (41.67%) Cucumber
5 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (33.33%) MuleSoft
5 4 (33.33%) XML
5 4 (33.33%) JMS
5 4 (33.33%) SOA
5 4 (33.33%) IBM
5 4 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (33.33%) webMethods
5 4 (33.33%) Finance
5 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
6 3 (25.00%) Java SE
6 3 (25.00%) TIBCO
6 3 (25.00%) Software AG
6 3 (25.00%) J2EE
7 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (16.67%) OO

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 7 (58.33%) WebSphere
2 4 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Cucumber
1 5 (41.67%) Selenium
1 5 (41.67%) SoapUI
1 5 (41.67%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Automation Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Automation Test Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Test Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) SOAP
2 5 (41.67%) Web Services
3 4 (33.33%) JMS
3 4 (33.33%) XML
4 3 (25.00%) J2EE
4 3 (25.00%) Java SE
5 2 (16.67%) Java EE
6 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
6 1 (8.33%) J2SE
6 1 (8.33%) RESTful
6 1 (8.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) SDLC
3 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
4 4 (33.33%) SOA
4 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 2 (16.67%) OO
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
6 1 (8.33%) BDD
6 1 (8.33%) TDD
6 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) IBM
1 4 (33.33%) MuleSoft
1 4 (33.33%) webMethods
2 3 (25.00%) Software AG
2 3 (25.00%) TIBCO
Bolton, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £31000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago