The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wigan 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Manchester / Wigan
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 - 9
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Java 3 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 3.13% - 16.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.05% - 26.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 7
Median salary £37,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +7.95%  

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 Wigan with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Wigan
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 74 23 34
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wigan 77.08% 57.50% 62.96%
Number of salaries quoted 73 23 27
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,100 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Wigan

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wigan 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 Wigan

Java
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Salary trend for Java in Wigan

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Wigan region with a requirement for Java.

1 6 (66.67%) SQL
1 6 (66.67%) XML
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Entity Framework
3 4 (44.44%) SDLC
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
3 4 (44.44%) XSLT
3 4 (44.44%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) Selenium
4 3 (33.33%) Case Management
4 3 (33.33%) Defect Management
4 3 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
4 3 (33.33%) User Stories
4 3 (33.33%) iPad
4 3 (33.33%) BDD
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) J2EE
5 2 (22.22%) OO
5 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 1 (11.11%) Mocha
6 1 (11.11%) Chai

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wigan 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) Mocha
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Java Developer
3 4 (44.44%) XML Developer
3 4 (44.44%) XML XSLT Developer
4 3 (33.33%) Automation Tester
4 3 (33.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 3 (33.33%) Selenium Tester
4 3 (33.33%) Software Tester
4 3 (33.33%) Tester
5 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) XML
2 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
2 4 (44.44%) Entity Framework
2 4 (44.44%) XSLT
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) J2EE
4 1 (11.11%) Chai
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) SDLC
3 3 (33.33%) BDD
3 3 (33.33%) Case Management
3 3 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 3 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 3 (33.33%) User Stories
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) C#