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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 99 48 38
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 76 178 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.15% 4.75% 5.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.21% 4.91% 5.47%
Number of salaries quoted 63 121 126
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £30,000
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
3436 3624 2688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.20% 96.77% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2720 2925 2173
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 24 April 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 171 (100.00%) Java
2 106 (61.99%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (50.88%) J2EE
4 66 (38.60%) Oracle
5 65 (38.01%) Spring
6 55 (32.16%) SQL
7 52 (30.41%) HTML
8 47 (27.49%) JavaScript
8 47 (27.49%) Tomcat
8 47 (27.49%) E-Commerce
9 45 (26.32%) TDD
10 42 (24.56%) Scrum
11 41 (23.98%) Continuous Integration
12 39 (22.81%) Web Services
13 35 (20.47%) WebLogic
13 35 (20.47%) Hibernate
14 34 (19.88%) Maven
14 34 (19.88%) Linux
15 31 (18.13%) Subversion
16 30 (17.54%) XML
16 30 (17.54%) Apache
17 29 (16.96%) JUnit
17 29 (16.96%) Oracle Database
18 27 (15.79%) CSS
19 26 (15.20%) SOAP
19 26 (15.20%) jQuery
20 24 (14.04%) Relational Database
21 23 (13.45%) Degree
22 21 (12.28%) Java EE
22 21 (12.28%) Struts

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 47 (27.49%) Tomcat
2 35 (20.47%) WebLogic
3 30 (17.54%) Apache
4 15 (8.77%) WebSphere
5 12 (7.02%) JBoss
6 8 (4.68%) CMS
7 6 (3.51%) GlassFish
8 4 (2.34%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.58%) Node.js
9 1 (0.58%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.34%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (16.96%) Oracle Database
2 24 (14.04%) Relational Database
3 18 (10.53%) RDBMS
4 13 (7.60%) SQL Server
5 9 (5.26%) MongoDB
5 9 (5.26%) MySQL
6 8 (4.68%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (2.34%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.17%) Big Data
9 1 (0.58%) Riak
9 1 (0.58%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 34 (19.88%) Maven
2 31 (18.13%) Subversion
3 29 (16.96%) JUnit
4 19 (11.11%) Hudson
5 8 (4.68%) Jenkins
5 8 (4.68%) Oracle Forms
5 8 (4.68%) JIRA
6 7 (4.09%) Git (software)
6 7 (4.09%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.75%) WebLogic Workshop
8 2 (1.17%) JMeter
8 2 (1.17%) Selenium
8 2 (1.17%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.58%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.58%) DbUnit
General
1 11 (6.43%) Finance
2 2 (1.17%) Games
2 2 (1.17%) Retail
3 1 (0.58%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (50.88%) J2EE
2 65 (38.01%) Spring
3 52 (30.41%) HTML
4 39 (22.81%) Web Services
5 35 (20.47%) Hibernate
6 30 (17.54%) XML
7 27 (15.79%) CSS
8 26 (15.20%) SOAP
8 26 (15.20%) jQuery
9 21 (12.28%) Java EE
9 21 (12.28%) Struts
10 19 (11.11%) RESTful
11 18 (10.53%) BlazeDS
11 18 (10.53%) Apache Flex
11 18 (10.53%) Ajax
12 17 (9.94%) HTML5
13 15 (8.77%) AngularJS
14 13 (7.60%) JSP
15 12 (7.02%) Servlets
16 11 (6.43%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.85%) Computer Science
2 8 (4.68%) User Experience
3 5 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.34%) Open Source
5 3 (1.75%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.17%) W3C
6 2 (1.17%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.58%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 34 (19.88%) Linux
2 7 (4.09%) UNIX
3 2 (1.17%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.58%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.58%) Windows
4 1 (0.58%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (61.99%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (27.49%) E-Commerce
3 45 (26.32%) TDD
4 42 (24.56%) Scrum
5 41 (23.98%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (12.28%) Unit Testing
7 14 (8.19%) OO
8 13 (7.60%) MVC
9 11 (6.43%) E-Procurement
9 11 (6.43%) Web Design
9 11 (6.43%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (5.85%) Configuration Management
10 10 (5.85%) Responsive Web Design
11 9 (5.26%) Change Control
11 9 (5.26%) Software Engineering
11 9 (5.26%) SOA
12 8 (4.68%) Data Protection
12 8 (4.68%) Refactoring
12 8 (4.68%) Web Application Development
13 7 (4.09%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 171 (100.00%) Java
2 55 (32.16%) SQL
3 47 (27.49%) JavaScript
4 9 (5.26%) PHP
5 8 (4.68%) PL/SQL
6 7 (4.09%) C#
7 2 (1.17%) Perl
7 2 (1.17%) Python
7 2 (1.17%) Ruby
8 1 (0.58%) PHP5
8 1 (0.58%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (13.45%) Degree
2 5 (2.92%) SC Cleared
2 5 (2.92%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.34%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.68%) SLA
1 8 (4.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (0.58%) Puppet
1 1 (0.58%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 66 (38.60%) Oracle
2 8 (4.68%) Hitachi
3 4 (2.34%) Sybase
4 3 (1.75%) ATG
4 3 (1.75%) hybris
5 1 (0.58%) Intel
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