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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 7 22 39
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +17
Permanent jobs citing Java 14 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 19.72% 10.27% 2.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.11% 14.56% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 4
Median salary £40,000 £46,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% -5.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £36,100 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,300 £49,000 £57,500
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
45 103 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 63.38% 70.55% 80.50%
Number of salaries quoted 28 95 125
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Java Salary Histogram in Bolton

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 19 (86.36%) SOAP
2 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (72.73%) SDLC
4 10 (45.45%) C#
5 9 (40.91%) SOA
5 9 (40.91%) QA
5 9 (40.91%) Selenium
5 9 (40.91%) WebDriver
5 9 (40.91%) Test Automation
5 9 (40.91%) Cucumber
5 9 (40.91%) SoapUI
6 8 (36.36%) Web Services
7 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
7 7 (31.82%) WebSphere
7 7 (31.82%) Finance
7 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (27.27%) MuleSoft
8 6 (27.27%) Unit Testing
8 6 (27.27%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (27.27%) XML
8 6 (27.27%) WebLogic
8 6 (27.27%) webMethods
8 6 (27.27%) IBM
8 6 (27.27%) JMS
9 5 (22.73%) Software AG
9 5 (22.73%) J2EE
9 5 (22.73%) HTML
9 5 (22.73%) TIBCO
9 5 (22.73%) Java SE
10 4 (18.18%) PostgreSQL

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 7 (31.82%) WebSphere
2 6 (27.27%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (27.27%) WebLogic
3 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.55%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 4 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Cucumber
1 9 (40.91%) Selenium
1 9 (40.91%) SoapUI
1 9 (40.91%) WebDriver
2 1 (4.55%) Bitbucket
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) JMeter
2 1 (4.55%) jMock
2 1 (4.55%) JUnit
2 1 (4.55%) Mockito
2 1 (4.55%) NetBeans
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Analyst
1 9 (40.91%) Automation Test Analyst
1 9 (40.91%) Developer
1 9 (40.91%) Selenium Test Analyst
1 9 (40.91%) Test Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Software Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Java Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Architect
4 3 (13.64%) J2EE Architect
4 3 (13.64%) J2EE Solutions Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Java Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Java Solutions Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Java/J2EE Architect
4 3 (13.64%) SOA Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Web Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.55%) Development Team Leader
6 1 (4.55%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (86.36%) SOAP
2 8 (36.36%) Web Services
3 6 (27.27%) JMS
3 6 (27.27%) XML
4 5 (22.73%) HTML
4 5 (22.73%) J2EE
4 5 (22.73%) Java SE
5 4 (18.18%) JDBC
6 3 (13.64%) CSS
6 3 (13.64%) REST
7 1 (4.55%) .NET
7 1 (4.55%) AWT
7 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
7 1 (4.55%) J2SE
7 1 (4.55%) Java EE
7 1 (4.55%) RESTful
7 1 (4.55%) Spring
7 1 (4.55%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (72.73%) SDLC
3 9 (40.91%) SOA
3 9 (40.91%) Test Automation
4 6 (27.27%) Unit Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Management
6 1 (4.55%) BDD
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.55%) TDD
6 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) C#
2 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (40.91%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) IBM
1 6 (27.27%) MuleSoft
1 6 (27.27%) webMethods
2 5 (22.73%) Software AG
2 5 (22.73%) TIBCO
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle
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