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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 106 60 40
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 62 161 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.92% 4.35% 5.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.99% 4.47% 5.58%
Number of salaries quoted 56 115 110
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £28,500 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
3112 3598 2491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.56% 97.19% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2447 2930 2011
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,143 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 26 May 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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.

1 153 (100.00%) Java
2 109 (71.24%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (51.63%) J2EE
4 61 (39.87%) Oracle
5 54 (35.29%) Spring
6 47 (30.72%) TDD
7 44 (28.76%) JavaScript
7 44 (28.76%) SQL
7 44 (28.76%) Continuous Integration
8 43 (28.10%) Scrum
9 42 (27.45%) HTML
10 39 (25.49%) Tomcat
11 31 (20.26%) E-Commerce
11 31 (20.26%) Web Services
11 31 (20.26%) Linux
11 31 (20.26%) Hibernate
12 30 (19.61%) Maven
12 30 (19.61%) XML
13 26 (16.99%) Apache
13 26 (16.99%) SDLC
14 25 (16.34%) Unit Testing
14 25 (16.34%) WebLogic
14 25 (16.34%) Java EE
15 23 (15.03%) SOAP
15 23 (15.03%) Oracle Database
16 21 (13.73%) Relational Database
16 21 (13.73%) CSS
16 21 (13.73%) JUnit
17 19 (12.42%) Struts
18 18 (11.76%) WebSphere

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 39 (25.49%) Tomcat
2 26 (16.99%) Apache
3 25 (16.34%) WebLogic
4 18 (11.76%) WebSphere
5 17 (11.11%) JBoss
6 7 (4.58%) GlassFish
7 6 (3.92%) Apache ServiceMix
8 4 (2.61%) Apache Solr
9 2 (1.31%) Node.js
9 2 (1.31%) Oracle 9iAS
10 1 (0.65%) CMS
10 1 (0.65%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.65%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.65%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.92%) HTTP
2 2 (1.31%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.03%) Oracle Database
2 21 (13.73%) Relational Database
3 14 (9.15%) MySQL
3 14 (9.15%) RDBMS
4 12 (7.84%) SQL Server
5 9 (5.88%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.61%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.61%) Big Data
7 1 (0.65%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.65%) Riak
7 1 (0.65%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 30 (19.61%) Maven
2 21 (13.73%) JUnit
3 18 (11.76%) Subversion
4 14 (9.15%) Hudson
5 13 (8.50%) Git (software)
6 9 (5.88%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.31%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.31%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.65%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.65%) WebLogic Workshop
8 1 (0.65%) JMeter
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.65%) DbUnit
8 1 (0.65%) JIRA
8 1 (0.65%) Selenium
General
1 10 (6.54%) Finance
2 3 (1.96%) Games
3 2 (1.31%) Marketing
3 2 (1.31%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.65%) Electronics
4 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.65%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (51.63%) J2EE
2 54 (35.29%) Spring
3 42 (27.45%) HTML
4 31 (20.26%) Web Services
4 31 (20.26%) Hibernate
5 30 (19.61%) XML
6 25 (16.34%) Java EE
7 23 (15.03%) SOAP
8 21 (13.73%) CSS
9 19 (12.42%) Struts
10 18 (11.76%) jQuery
11 14 (9.15%) RESTful
11 14 (9.15%) AngularJS
12 13 (8.50%) BlazeDS
12 13 (8.50%) Apache Flex
13 11 (7.19%) JSP
13 11 (7.19%) J2SE
14 10 (6.54%) Ajax
15 9 (5.88%) Spring MVC
16 8 (5.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.23%) User Experience
2 5 (3.27%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (1.96%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.31%) Social Media
4 2 (1.31%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.31%) W3C
4 2 (1.31%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.65%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 31 (20.26%) Linux
2 7 (4.58%) UNIX
3 2 (1.31%) Windows
3 2 (1.31%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.65%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.65%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (71.24%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (30.72%) TDD
3 44 (28.76%) Continuous Integration
4 43 (28.10%) Scrum
5 31 (20.26%) E-Commerce
6 26 (16.99%) SDLC
7 25 (16.34%) Unit Testing
8 18 (11.76%) MVC
9 17 (11.11%) Software Engineering
10 12 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (7.19%) E-Procurement
12 10 (6.54%) OO
13 9 (5.88%) Web Application Development
14 8 (5.23%) Web Development
14 8 (5.23%) Refactoring
15 6 (3.92%) BDD
16 5 (3.27%) User Stories
17 4 (2.61%) Mentoring
17 4 (2.61%) Web Design
17 4 (2.61%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 153 (100.00%) Java
2 44 (28.76%) JavaScript
2 44 (28.76%) SQL
3 9 (5.88%) PHP
4 5 (3.27%) C#
5 2 (1.31%) Perl
5 2 (1.31%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.31%) Python
5 2 (1.31%) Ruby
6 1 (0.65%) PHP5
6 1 (0.65%) Scala
6 1 (0.65%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (7.19%) Degree
2 8 (5.23%) SC Cleared
2 8 (5.23%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.96%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.96%) HL7
2 1 (0.65%) SLA
2 1 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (0.65%) Puppet
1 1 (0.65%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 61 (39.87%) Oracle
2 8 (5.23%) Sybase
3 3 (1.96%) ATG
3 3 (1.96%) hybris
4 2 (1.31%) BEA
4 2 (1.31%) IBM
5 1 (0.65%) Intel
5 1 (0.65%) SAP
5 1 (0.65%) Hitachi
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