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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Manchester / Bolton
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 3 24
Rank change year-on-year -11 +21  
Permanent jobs citing Java 17 19 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 13.93% 26.39% 10.92%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.61% 47.50% 15.70%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 19
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% -18.36%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Bolton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 72 40 121
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 59.02% 55.56% 69.54%
Number of salaries quoted 66 30 109
Median salary £35,000 £39,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.25% -13.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton citing Java as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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

Java
Salary Histogram in Bolton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Bolton over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Bolton

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 14 (70.00%) SDLC
2 11 (55.00%) SQL
3 10 (50.00%) MySQL
4 9 (45.00%) C#
4 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (40.00%) .NET
5 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (35.00%) Windows
6 7 (35.00%) Degree
7 6 (30.00%) PowerShell
7 6 (30.00%) CSS
7 6 (30.00%) HTML
7 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
7 6 (30.00%) OOD
7 6 (30.00%) Swing
7 6 (30.00%) DevOps
7 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
8 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
8 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
8 5 (25.00%) OO
8 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio Team System
9 4 (20.00%) JSON
9 4 (20.00%) JIRA
9 4 (20.00%) Ruby
9 4 (20.00%) Finance
9 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
9 4 (20.00%) Python
9 4 (20.00%) OpenEdge

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (20.00%) OpenEdge
3 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (15.00%) IaaS
2 3 (15.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) HTTP
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) MySQL
2 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (20.00%) JIRA
1 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.00%) Maven
3 2 (10.00%) Ant
3 2 (10.00%) Gradle
4 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
2 9 (45.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) MySQL Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Junior
4 4 (20.00%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Build Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (5.00%) HTML Developer
5 1 (5.00%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.00%) PowerShell Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (5.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) .NET
2 6 (30.00%) CSS
2 6 (30.00%) HTML
2 6 (30.00%) Swing
3 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (20.00%) JSON
3 4 (20.00%) SOAP
4 2 (10.00%) jQuery
5 1 (5.00%) Ajax
5 1 (5.00%) CSS3
5 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
5 1 (5.00%) HTML5
5 1 (5.00%) J2EE
5 1 (5.00%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) SDLC
2 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) DevOps
3 6 (30.00%) OOD
4 5 (25.00%) OO
5 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (10.00%) Service Management
6 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
7 1 (5.00%) IT Strategy
7 1 (5.00%) MVC
7 1 (5.00%) OO PHP
7 1 (5.00%) Refactoring
7 1 (5.00%) Release Management
7 1 (5.00%) SEO
7 1 (5.00%) TDD
7 1 (5.00%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) SQL
2 9 (45.00%) C#
3 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (30.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (20.00%) Python
4 4 (20.00%) Ruby
5 3 (15.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) AppDynamics
2 2 (10.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (5.00%) Guidewire
3 1 (5.00%) PayPal
3 1 (5.00%) Sage
Bolton, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago