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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 14 8 28
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +20
Permanent jobs citing Java 13 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 10.57% 26.19% 8.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.88% 29.73% 12.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 10
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +23.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £30,000 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £52,500 £47,500
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 Wigan region.

Programming Languages Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
77 37 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 62.60% 88.10% 66.94%
Number of salaries quoted 49 32 75
Average salary £29,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.71% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £30,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
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
Salary Histogram in Wigan

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Wigan region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Wigan

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 23 (92.00%) SQL
2 22 (88.00%) Oracle
2 22 (88.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 22 (88.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 22 (88.00%) Oracle Database
3 18 (72.00%) J2EE
4 7 (28.00%) .NET
5 5 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 5 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (16.00%) Oracle9i Database
6 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database 12c
6 4 (16.00%) WebLogic
7 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.00%) HTML
7 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (8.00%) CSS
8 1 (4.00%) XML
8 1 (4.00%) Flash
8 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
8 1 (4.00%) Spring
8 1 (4.00%) Ajax
8 1 (4.00%) Java EE
8 1 (4.00%) GWT
8 1 (4.00%) HTML5
8 1 (4.00%) CSS3
8 1 (4.00%) PHP
8 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
8 1 (4.00%) Intranet
8 1 (4.00%) Extranet

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 4 (16.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Zen Cart
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Intranet
1 1 (4.00%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (88.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 22 (88.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 22 (88.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (4.00%) MySQL
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (4.00%) Maven
2 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 22 (88.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (4.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (4.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (4.00%) Junior C# Developer
3 1 (4.00%) Android Developer
3 1 (4.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (4.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (4.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (72.00%) J2EE
2 7 (28.00%) .NET
3 2 (8.00%) HTML
3 2 (8.00%) CSS
4 1 (4.00%) XML
4 1 (4.00%) Flash
4 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.00%) Spring
4 1 (4.00%) Ajax
4 1 (4.00%) Java EE
4 1 (4.00%) GWT
4 1 (4.00%) HTML5
4 1 (4.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) W3C
1 1 (4.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (4.00%) Open Source
1 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (4.00%) SEO
2 1 (4.00%) Scrum
2 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (4.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (4.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.00%) PHP
4 1 (4.00%) C#
4 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 22 (88.00%) Oracle