The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 21 8 34
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +26
Permanent jobs citing Java 7 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 6.54% 26.47% 0.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.86% 30.00% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 1
Average salary - £52,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +61.53%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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 Wigan region.

Programming Languages Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
71 30 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 66.36% 88.24% 59.05%
Number of salaries quoted 47 25 61
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £30,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Wigan region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

Java
Salary Trend in Wigan

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Wigan region.

Java Salary Trend in Wigan

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 21 (91.30%) SQL
2 20 (86.96%) Oracle
2 20 (86.96%) Oracle Database 10g
2 20 (86.96%) Oracle Database 11g
2 20 (86.96%) Oracle Database
3 19 (82.61%) J2EE
4 4 (17.39%) .NET
5 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.70%) CSS
5 2 (8.70%) HTML
5 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
5 2 (8.70%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (4.35%) Flash
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
6 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
6 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
6 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
6 1 (4.35%) C#
6 1 (4.35%) PHP
6 1 (4.35%) MySQL
6 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.35%) XML
6 1 (4.35%) W3C
6 1 (4.35%) Intranet
6 1 (4.35%) Extranet
6 1 (4.35%) SEO
6 1 (4.35%) Hibernate

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Zen Cart
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Intranet
1 1 (4.35%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (86.96%) Oracle Database 10g
1 20 (86.96%) Oracle Database 11g
1 20 (86.96%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) MySQL
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.35%) Maven
General
1 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 20 (86.96%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
3 1 (4.35%) Junior
3 1 (4.35%) Applications Developer
3 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
3 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
3 1 (4.35%) Android Developer
3 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
3 1 (4.35%) Junior Developer
3 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (4.35%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (82.61%) J2EE
2 4 (17.39%) .NET
3 2 (8.70%) CSS
3 2 (8.70%) HTML
4 1 (4.35%) Flash
4 1 (4.35%) XML
4 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.35%) GWT
4 1 (4.35%) HTML5
4 1 (4.35%) CSS3
4 1 (4.35%) Spring
4 1 (4.35%) Ajax
4 1 (4.35%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) W3C
1 1 (4.35%) Open Source
1 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
1 1 (4.35%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
2 1 (4.35%) SEO
2 1 (4.35%) Scrum
2 1 (4.35%) Android Development
2 1 (4.35%) Software Architecture
2 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.35%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) PHP
3 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 20 (86.96%) Oracle
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