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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java
Rank 7 21 9
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -12
Permanent jobs citing Java 4 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 10.00% 7.84% 19.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.00% 11.43% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 5
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% -9.52%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
16 70 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 40.00% 68.63% 87.10%
Number of salaries quoted 14 46 22
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,700 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £47,500 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 10 February 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 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
3 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) .NET
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (22.22%) Defect Tracking
5 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
5 2 (22.22%) Ruby
5 2 (22.22%) Ajax
5 2 (22.22%) JSON
5 2 (22.22%) JIRA
5 2 (22.22%) Ranorex
5 2 (22.22%) Android Development
5 2 (22.22%) iOS Development
5 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
5 2 (22.22%) Trello
5 2 (22.22%) Coaching
5 2 (22.22%) jQuery
5 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Kanban

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 2 (22.22%) CMS
2 2 (22.22%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (22.22%) CruiseControl
2 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
2 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) HP UFT
2 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 2 (22.22%) JIRA
2 2 (22.22%) Ranorex
2 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle Forms Developer
3 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL Developer
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Automation Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) PHP Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) Ajax
2 2 (22.22%) CSS
2 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) HTML5
2 2 (22.22%) jQuery
2 2 (22.22%) JSON
2 2 (22.22%) REST
2 2 (22.22%) SOAP
2 2 (22.22%) XML
2 2 (22.22%) XSLT
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE
3 1 (11.11%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Android
1 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (22.22%) Android Development
1 2 (22.22%) Automated Testing
1 2 (22.22%) BDD
1 2 (22.22%) Coaching
1 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (22.22%) Defect Tracking
1 2 (22.22%) iOS Development
1 2 (22.22%) Kanban
1 2 (22.22%) Manual Testing
1 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
1 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
1 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
2 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) PL/SQL
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) Ruby
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle