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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 21 24 30
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Java 12 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 9.30% 8.64% 6.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.95% 10.85% 8.60%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 6
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +63.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £31,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £48,700 £54,500 £31,250
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +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
86 129 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 66.67% 79.63% 78.15%
Number of salaries quoted 80 125 83
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £26,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 27 May 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Bolton

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 28 (77.78%) C#
1 28 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (69.44%) .NET
3 21 (58.33%) Degree
4 20 (55.56%) SQL
5 16 (44.44%) Scrum
5 16 (44.44%) C++
6 14 (38.89%) Windows
7 12 (33.33%) TDD
7 12 (33.33%) Linux
7 12 (33.33%) HTML
7 12 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
7 12 (33.33%) Software Engineering
8 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
8 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
9 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET
9 9 (25.00%) MVC
10 7 (19.44%) E-Commerce
11 6 (16.67%) Computer Science
11 6 (16.67%) jQuery
11 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (13.89%) Unit Testing
12 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
12 5 (13.89%) CSS
13 4 (11.11%) NUnit
13 4 (11.11%) Objective-C
13 4 (11.11%) Web Design
13 4 (11.11%) SEO
13 4 (11.11%) Finance
13 4 (11.11%) XML

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 2 (5.56%) IIS
2 1 (2.78%) FileNet
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) SQLite
3 2 (5.56%) MySQL
4 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 4 (11.11%) NUnit
1 4 (11.11%) ReSharper
1 4 (11.11%) Moq
1 4 (11.11%) SpecFlow
2 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.56%) NetBeans
3 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Billing
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (55.56%) Developer
2 14 (38.89%) Development Manager
3 9 (25.00%) Software Manager
4 7 (19.44%) Project Manager
4 7 (19.44%) Software Development Manager
5 5 (13.89%) C# Developer
6 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Java Developer
6 4 (11.11%) .NET Developer
6 4 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Android Developer
6 4 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Android Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Agile Project Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Salesforce.com Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Product Development Manager
7 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Trainee Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (69.44%) .NET
2 12 (33.33%) HTML
3 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (16.67%) jQuery
5 5 (13.89%) CSS
6 4 (11.11%) XML
6 4 (11.11%) WCF
6 4 (11.11%) .NET Framework
6 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (11.11%) HTML5
6 4 (11.11%) Entity Framework
6 4 (11.11%) Android SDK
7 3 (8.33%) JSON
7 3 (8.33%) Swing
8 2 (5.56%) iOS SDK
8 2 (5.56%) REST
9 1 (2.78%) Spring
9 1 (2.78%) XSLT
9 1 (2.78%) Web Services
9 1 (2.78%) Thymeleaf
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Smart Meter
3 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.56%) User Experience
4 1 (2.78%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 14 (38.89%) Windows
2 12 (33.33%) Linux
3 4 (11.11%) Android
4 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (44.44%) Scrum
3 12 (33.33%) TDD
3 12 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 12 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
4 9 (25.00%) MVC
5 7 (19.44%) E-Commerce
6 6 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
7 5 (13.89%) Unit Testing
8 4 (11.11%) Web Development
8 4 (11.11%) OOP
8 4 (11.11%) SEO
8 4 (11.11%) Web Design
8 4 (11.11%) Android Development
8 4 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (8.33%) Time Management
9 3 (8.33%) Project Management
9 3 (8.33%) Logistics
10 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 28 (77.78%) C#
2 20 (55.56%) SQL
3 16 (44.44%) C++
4 10 (27.78%) JavaScript
5 4 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 4 (11.11%) Objective-C
6 2 (5.56%) C
6 2 (5.56%) PHP
7 1 (2.78%) RPG
Qualifications
1 21 (58.33%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle
1 2 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (2.78%) webMethods
2 1 (2.78%) IBM
2 1 (2.78%) HP
2 1 (2.78%) Software AG
2 1 (2.78%) Informatica
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