The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 64 61 45
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 141 104 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.74% 4.00% 5.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.87% 4.19% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 93 81 97
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Java Developer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3644 2485 2678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.66% 95.50% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2808 1914 2192
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Leeds region.

Java Developer Salary Trend in Leeds

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title.

1 301 (100.00%) Java
2 222 (73.75%) Spring
3 215 (71.43%) J2EE
4 160 (53.16%) SQL
5 155 (51.50%) Oracle
6 135 (44.85%) Tomcat
7 134 (44.52%) Maven
8 105 (34.88%) Hibernate
9 103 (34.22%) JUnit
10 100 (33.22%) WebLogic
11 91 (30.23%) Hudson
12 84 (27.91%) Apache Flex
12 84 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
13 83 (27.57%) BlazeDS
14 81 (26.91%) E-Commerce
15 79 (26.25%) Relational Database
16 78 (25.91%) RDBMS
16 78 (25.91%) Subversion
17 71 (23.59%) HTML
18 68 (22.59%) JavaScript
18 68 (22.59%) XML
19 64 (21.26%) Spring MVC
20 56 (18.60%) Servlets
21 51 (16.94%) Web Services
21 51 (16.94%) Java EE
22 50 (16.61%) JBoss
23 48 (15.95%) MVC
24 44 (14.62%) OO
25 43 (14.29%) TDD
26 42 (13.95%) JDBC

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Java Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 135 (44.85%) Tomcat
2 100 (33.22%) WebLogic
3 39 (12.96%) WebSphere
4 10 (3.32%) Apache
5 8 (2.66%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (1.33%) IIS
6 4 (1.33%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (1.00%) GlassFish
7 3 (1.00%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.00%) MQSeries
8 2 (0.66%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (0.66%) CMS
8 2 (0.66%) ATG Dynamo
9 1 (0.33%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 5 (1.66%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.98%) SaaS
2 14 (4.65%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.66%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (26.25%) Relational Database
2 78 (25.91%) RDBMS
3 42 (13.95%) MySQL
4 26 (8.64%) Big Data
5 22 (7.31%) Oracle Database
6 18 (5.98%) SQL Server
7 9 (2.99%) Oracle Database 10g
7 9 (2.99%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.66%) Redis
8 2 (0.66%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.66%) DB2
Development Applications
1 134 (44.52%) Maven
2 103 (34.22%) JUnit
3 91 (30.23%) Hudson
4 78 (25.91%) Subversion
5 28 (9.30%) Selenium
6 26 (8.64%) JBehave
7 24 (7.97%) Cucumber
8 23 (7.64%) JMeter
9 14 (4.65%) Ant
10 13 (4.32%) Eclipse
11 9 (2.99%) JIRA
12 7 (2.33%) NUnit
13 2 (0.66%) Jenkins
14 1 (0.33%) Eclipse RCP
14 1 (0.33%) Mockito
14 1 (0.33%) JProfiler
14 1 (0.33%) Git (software)
14 1 (0.33%) Mercurial
General
1 22 (7.31%) Telecoms
2 21 (6.98%) Finance
3 9 (2.99%) Games
4 7 (2.33%) Banking
5 3 (1.00%) Advertising
5 3 (1.00%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.33%) Front Office
6 1 (0.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 222 (73.75%) Spring
2 215 (71.43%) J2EE
3 105 (34.88%) Hibernate
4 84 (27.91%) Apache Flex
5 83 (27.57%) BlazeDS
6 71 (23.59%) HTML
7 68 (22.59%) XML
8 64 (21.26%) Spring MVC
9 56 (18.60%) Servlets
10 51 (16.94%) Web Services
10 51 (16.94%) Java EE
11 42 (13.95%) JDBC
12 40 (13.29%) JSP
13 37 (12.29%) REST
14 35 (11.63%) SOAP
14 35 (11.63%) JMS
15 34 (11.30%) JSON
15 34 (11.30%) RESTful
16 33 (10.96%) AngularJS
17 32 (10.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.63%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (6.31%) Computer Science
3 4 (1.33%) Open Source
4 2 (0.66%) GIS
5 1 (0.33%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.33%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 36 (11.96%) UNIX
2 35 (11.63%) Linux
3 6 (1.99%) Android
4 5 (1.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.66%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (26.91%) E-Commerce
3 48 (15.95%) MVC
4 44 (14.62%) OO
5 43 (14.29%) TDD
6 36 (11.96%) BDD
7 35 (11.63%) Scrum
8 32 (10.63%) Business Intelligence
8 32 (10.63%) Software Engineering
9 26 (8.64%) Enterprise Architecture
10 25 (8.31%) Dependency Injection
11 23 (7.64%) SOA
12 22 (7.31%) Unit Testing
13 19 (6.31%) Complex Event Processing
14 17 (5.65%) UML
15 15 (4.98%) Workflow
16 14 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
17 12 (3.99%) RAD
18 11 (3.65%) Web Application Development
18 11 (3.65%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 301 (100.00%) Java
2 160 (53.16%) SQL
3 68 (22.59%) JavaScript
4 38 (12.62%) C#
5 17 (5.65%) PL/SQL
6 7 (2.33%) C++
7 5 (1.66%) Shell Script
7 5 (1.66%) XPath
8 2 (0.66%) Scala
8 2 (0.66%) PHP
9 1 (0.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (8.31%) Degree
2 3 (1.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.66%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.66%) Nagios
2 1 (0.33%) Puppet
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 155 (51.50%) Oracle
2 50 (16.61%) JBoss
3 14 (4.65%) Microsoft
4 13 (4.32%) IBM
5 12 (3.99%) Splunk
6 8 (2.66%) Sencha
6 8 (2.66%) HP
7 5 (1.66%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.00%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.66%) Remedy
9 2 (0.66%) ATG
9 2 (0.66%) BEA
9 2 (0.66%) hybris
9 2 (0.66%) Jaspersoft
10 1 (0.33%) Sage
10 1 (0.33%) Perforce
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