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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 19 31 27
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs citing Java 10 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 8.26% 4.52% 1.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.33% 5.98% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 2
Average salary £49,000 £55,000 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.90% +88.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,850 £45,500 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £31,850
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
75 117 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 61.98% 75.48% 64.52%
Number of salaries quoted 73 106 79
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £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 24 November 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Bolton

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
3 7 (46.67%) C#
3 7 (46.67%) Scrum
4 6 (40.00%) C++
5 5 (33.33%) HTML
5 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 5 (33.33%) .NET
5 5 (33.33%) Windows
6 4 (26.67%) Linux
6 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (26.67%) Degree
6 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
7 3 (20.00%) TDD
8 2 (13.33%) Retail
8 2 (13.33%) Data Management
8 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
8 2 (13.33%) ISEB
8 2 (13.33%) OpenEdge
8 2 (13.33%) Progress
8 2 (13.33%) C
8 2 (13.33%) Python
8 2 (13.33%) PHP
8 2 (13.33%) CSS
8 2 (13.33%) jQuery
8 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Test Management
8 2 (13.33%) Selenium

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 (13.33%) OpenEdge
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) OLAP
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (6.67%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Selenium
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.67%) NetBeans
General
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Back Office
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Development Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Java Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Software Development Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Software Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Junior Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Junior Java Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Junior
4 2 (13.33%) Test Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Progress Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Android Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
5 1 (6.67%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) HTML
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) jQuery
2 2 (13.33%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) XML
3 1 (6.67%) Swing
3 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (6.67%) Spring
3 1 (6.67%) Ajax
3 1 (6.67%) JSON
3 1 (6.67%) GWT
3 1 (6.67%) HTML5
3 1 (6.67%) iOS SDK
3 1 (6.67%) REST
3 1 (6.67%) CSS3
3 1 (6.67%) Android SDK
3 1 (6.67%) J2EE
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Android
3 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Scrum
3 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (20.00%) TDD
5 2 (13.33%) Data Management
5 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
5 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Test Management
5 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Time Management
6 1 (6.67%) BDD
6 1 (6.67%) Android Development
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL
6 1 (6.67%) OOP
6 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) C#
3 6 (40.00%) C++
4 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (13.33%) PHP
5 2 (13.33%) C
5 2 (13.33%) Python
6 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Progress
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
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