Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Manchester > Bolton
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 44 42
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Java 5 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 2.62% 1.03% 1.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.85% 2.08% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 4
Bolton median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +50.91% -26.67%
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +2.41%

Java is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bolton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 130 144 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 68.06% 49.32% 64.25%
Number of salaries quoted 122 132 123
Bolton median annual salary £37,500 £40,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.98% +8.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £20,100
90th Percentile £48,625 £47,500 £48,750
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bolton.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Bolton

Java
Salary Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java in Bolton.

Salary trend for Java in Bolton

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Bolton region with a requirement for Java.

1 5 (100.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) Maven
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Ruby
2 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) PHP
2 4 (80.00%) JUnit
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) Python
2 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (80.00%) Project Planning
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) QA
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) Data Conversion
2 4 (80.00%) Process Improvement
2 4 (80.00%) Change Control
2 4 (80.00%) Data Analytics
2 4 (80.00%) Analytics
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton 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:

Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) JUnit
1 4 (80.00%) Maven
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Analytics
1 4 (80.00%) Change Control
1 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (80.00%) Data Analytics
1 4 (80.00%) Data Conversion
1 4 (80.00%) Process Improvement
1 4 (80.00%) Project Planning
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) PHP
1 4 (80.00%) Python
1 4 (80.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA