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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 7 11 5
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs citing Java 1 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 5.00% 15.15% 24.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.00% 19.61% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 18
Average salary £27,500 £47,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.10% +79.24%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
10 51 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 50.00% 77.27% 52.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 27 38
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £35,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

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 28 April 2016, 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 4 (66.67%) Oracle
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (33.33%) Android Development
3 2 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 2 (33.33%) Ajax
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) Android
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (33.33%) CMS
3 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 2 (33.33%) IIS
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (16.67%) OOD
4 1 (16.67%) UDDI
4 1 (16.67%) WSDL

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 2 (33.33%) CMS
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
1 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Forms Developer
3 2 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Junior
4 1 (16.67%) Junior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Junior Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Mid-Level Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) Ajax
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) HTML5
1 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) UDDI
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) WSDL
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Android
1 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Android Development
1 2 (33.33%) iOS Development
1 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
2 1 (16.67%) OOD
2 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
Wigan, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 27.5k per year
Posted: 3 days ago