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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java
Manchester / Wigan
Rank 15 2 12
Rank change year-on-year -13 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Java 6 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 8.33% 31.25% 15.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.95% 55.56% 20.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 1
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% -31.57%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,575
% change year-on-year - +0.95%  

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 43 9 53
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wigan 59.72% 56.25% 72.60%
Number of salaries quoted 43 8 25
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -1.51%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

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

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 24 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 Wigan region with a requirement for Java.

1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) TDD
1 4 (44.44%) Selenium
1 4 (44.44%) XML
1 4 (44.44%) XSLT
1 4 (44.44%) BDD
2 3 (33.33%) Case Management
2 3 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 3 (33.33%) User Stories
2 3 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 3 (33.33%) iPad
2 3 (33.33%) SDLC
2 3 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 3 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (11.11%) QA
3 1 (11.11%) FitNesse
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Spring
3 1 (11.11%) Maven
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) HTML

Java
Top Related 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 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 1 (11.11%) FitNesse
2 1 (11.11%) Jasmine
2 1 (11.11%) JUnit
2 1 (11.11%) Maven
2 1 (11.11%) Mocha
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
1 5 (55.56%) Java Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Tester
2 4 (44.44%) XML Developer
2 4 (44.44%) XML XSLT Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Automation Tester
3 3 (33.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 3 (33.33%) Selenium Tester
3 3 (33.33%) Software Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Graduate Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) XML
1 4 (44.44%) XSLT
2 3 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 3 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (11.11%) Chai
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) BDD
1 4 (44.44%) TDD
2 3 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Case Management
2 3 (33.33%) Defect Management
2 3 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
2 3 (33.33%) SDLC
2 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 3 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (11.11%) Kanban
3 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C#
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Wigan, Lancashire
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