Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Manchester > Wigan
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 30 8
Rank change year-on-year -3 -22 +7
Permanent jobs citing Java 2 4 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 1.68% 3.54% 14.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.50% 5.71% 29.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 17
Wigan median annual salary £50,000 £34,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.93% +6.15% -
10th Percentile £38,250 £31,475 £31,250
90th Percentile £57,750 £40,125 £45,000
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +6.25%

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 Wigan with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Wigan
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 80 70 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 67.23% 61.95% 49.59%
Number of salaries quoted 75 68 55
Wigan median annual salary £37,500 £34,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.49% -2.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £21,500 £22,500 £28,200
90th Percentile £56,250 £43,750 £46,350
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Wigan

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

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

Java
Salary Histogram in Wigan

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Wigan over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Wigan

For the 6 months to 21 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 Wigan region with a requirement for Java.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) SOLID
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce

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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) QA Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) SOLID
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA