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 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 12 5 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Java 10 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 15.38% 23.68% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.00% 46.15% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 18 0
Average salary £47,500 £26,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+79.24% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
50 39 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 76.92% 51.32% 76.71%
Number of salaries quoted 26 38 56
Average salary £32,500 £27,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.37% -19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 7 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 17 (100.00%) Oracle
2 16 (94.12%) Oracle Database 10g
2 16 (94.12%) SQL
2 16 (94.12%) J2EE
2 16 (94.12%) Oracle Database 11g
2 16 (94.12%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.88%) Billing

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (94.12%) Oracle Database 10g
1 16 (94.12%) Oracle Database 11g
1 16 (94.12%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (5.88%) Billing
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
1 16 (94.12%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (5.88%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) J2EE
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) SQL
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Oracle