The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Manchester / Wigan
Rank 18 6 19
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +13
Permanent jobs citing Java 3 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 6.25% 15.63% 9.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.34% 33.33% 12.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 1
Median salary £27,500 £32,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -31.57%
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%

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
29 15 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 60.42% 46.88% 71.72%
Number of salaries quoted 29 13 44
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,950 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £39,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

The demand trend of job ads across the Wigan region citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wigan region with a requirement for Java.

1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) XSLT
1 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 1 (20.00%) Case Management
2 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (20.00%) User Stories
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) JUnit
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) iPad
2 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (20.00%) FitNesse
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (20.00%) FitNesse
2 1 (20.00%) Jasmine
2 1 (20.00%) JUnit
2 1 (20.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Tester
2 2 (40.00%) XML Developer
2 2 (40.00%) XML XSLT Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Graduate Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) QA Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) XSLT
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) BDD
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Case Management
2 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
2 1 (20.00%) Kanban
2 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
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