The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Bolton region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 23 25 34
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Permanent jobs citing Java 14 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 9.15% 7.78% 1.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.96% 10.57% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 1
Average salary £41,500 £30,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
108 123 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 70.59% 73.65% 60.76%
Number of salaries quoted 94 116 90
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java
Manchester

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 25 July 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Bolton

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) MVC
3 8 (44.44%) HTTP
4 7 (38.89%) E-Commerce
4 7 (38.89%) TDD
4 7 (38.89%) Retail
5 6 (33.33%) BDD
6 5 (27.78%) Tomcat
7 4 (22.22%) C#
7 4 (22.22%) HTML
7 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 4 (22.22%) CSS
7 4 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (16.67%) SEO
8 3 (16.67%) .NET
8 3 (16.67%) Web Development
8 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
9 2 (11.11%) HTML5
9 2 (11.11%) CSS3
9 2 (11.11%) RESTful
9 2 (11.11%) PHP
9 2 (11.11%) C++
9 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
9 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
9 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 2 (11.11%) Objective-C
9 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
9 2 (11.11%) jQuery
9 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
10 1 (5.56%) Ruby

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 5 (27.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) OLAP
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle OLAP
General
1 7 (38.89%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Back Office
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
2 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 8 (44.44%) Senior Web Developer
3 8 (44.44%) Web Developer
4 6 (33.33%) Java Developer
5 4 (22.22%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (16.67%) Java Web Developer
6 3 (16.67%) Senior Java Web Developer
7 2 (11.11%) Head of Development
7 2 (11.11%) Head of Software Development
7 2 (11.11%) Systems Developer
7 2 (11.11%) Junior Developer
7 2 (11.11%) Junior Java Developer
7 2 (11.11%) Junior
8 1 (5.56%) Analyst
8 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
8 1 (5.56%) J2EE Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Senior J2EE Developer
8 1 (5.56%) RPG Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) CSS
1 4 (22.22%) HTML
2 3 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (11.11%) jQuery
3 2 (11.11%) RESTful
3 2 (11.11%) HTML5
3 2 (11.11%) CSS3
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.56%) J2EE
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.56%) XML
4 1 (5.56%) EDI
4 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.56%) Spring
4 1 (5.56%) Ajax
4 1 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (5.56%) JSON
4 1 (5.56%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.56%) iSeries
1 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Android
1 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) MVC
2 7 (38.89%) E-Commerce
2 7 (38.89%) TDD
3 6 (33.33%) BDD
4 4 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Web Development
5 3 (16.67%) SEO
6 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) Time Management
7 1 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (5.56%) Android Development
7 1 (5.56%) iOS Development
7 1 (5.56%) SOA
7 1 (5.56%) ITIL
7 1 (5.56%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) C#
2 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.11%) PHP
3 2 (11.11%) C++
3 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.11%) Objective-C
4 1 (5.56%) Ruby
4 1 (5.56%) RPG/400
4 1 (5.56%) RPG IV
4 1 (5.56%) RPG
4 1 (5.56%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle