The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Engineer
Rank 138 157 163
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 35 23 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.09% 0.65% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 0.66% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 33 17 12
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
Java Engineer
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
3120 3471 3619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.08% 97.75% 97.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2516 2751 2915
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Java Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Java Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Java Engineer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Java Engineer Salary Trend in Leeds

Java Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Engineer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Java Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Java Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Java Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 85 (100.00%) Java
2 49 (57.65%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (51.76%) Continuous Integration
4 43 (50.59%) Software Engineering
5 42 (49.41%) NoSQL
6 35 (41.18%) SQL
6 35 (41.18%) Automated Testing
7 32 (37.65%) Degree
7 32 (37.65%) Git (software)
8 29 (34.12%) Scrum
9 28 (32.94%) Mercurial
10 27 (31.76%) OO
11 26 (30.59%) Subversion
12 25 (29.41%) TDD
12 25 (29.41%) Data Structures
12 25 (29.41%) Algorithms
13 22 (25.88%) Jenkins
14 20 (23.53%) Mentoring
14 20 (23.53%) Spring
15 19 (22.35%) Linux
16 17 (20.00%) Maven
17 16 (18.82%) QA
18 15 (17.65%) C#
18 15 (17.65%) Hibernate
19 14 (16.47%) Python
19 14 (16.47%) Selenium
19 14 (16.47%) JIRA
19 14 (16.47%) Cucumber
20 13 (15.29%) BDD
20 13 (15.29%) Open Source

Java Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Java Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (10.59%) Node.js
2 8 (9.41%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.71%) Confluence
4 2 (2.35%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (49.41%) NoSQL
2 13 (15.29%) MongoDB
2 13 (15.29%) MySQL
3 9 (10.59%) CouchDB
3 9 (10.59%) Riak
4 7 (8.24%) Relational Database
5 6 (7.06%) RDBMS
6 5 (5.88%) Oracle Database
7 4 (4.71%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (4.71%) Redis
8 1 (1.18%) Big Data
8 1 (1.18%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 32 (37.65%) Git (software)
2 28 (32.94%) Mercurial
3 26 (30.59%) Subversion
4 22 (25.88%) Jenkins
5 17 (20.00%) Maven
6 14 (16.47%) Cucumber
6 14 (16.47%) JIRA
6 14 (16.47%) Selenium
7 10 (11.76%) JUnit
8 8 (9.41%) IntelliJ
9 6 (7.06%) TeamCity
10 5 (5.88%) WebDriver
11 3 (3.53%) Gerrit
11 3 (3.53%) Gradle
11 3 (3.53%) JMeter
12 1 (1.18%) Mockito
General
1 4 (4.71%) Games
2 1 (1.18%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (23.53%) Spring
2 15 (17.65%) Hibernate
3 13 (15.29%) RESTful
4 9 (10.59%) Web Services
5 8 (9.41%) AngularJS
5 8 (9.41%) Apache Camel
5 8 (9.41%) J2EE
5 8 (9.41%) Java SE
5 8 (9.41%) JSON
6 7 (8.24%) HTML
7 6 (7.06%) Esper
8 5 (5.88%) CSS
8 5 (5.88%) Java EE
9 4 (4.71%) Backbone.js
9 4 (4.71%) Ember.js
9 4 (4.71%) LAMP
9 4 (4.71%) React
9 4 (4.71%) REST
10 3 (3.53%) JSP
11 2 (2.35%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 25 (29.41%) Algorithms
1 25 (29.41%) Data Structures
2 8 (9.41%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.06%) Telematics
4 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.35%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.18%) iPad
5 1 (1.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.35%) Linux
2 9 (10.59%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (57.65%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (51.76%) Continuous Integration
3 43 (50.59%) Software Engineering
4 35 (41.18%) Automated Testing
5 29 (34.12%) Scrum
6 27 (31.76%) OO
7 25 (29.41%) TDD
8 20 (23.53%) Mentoring
9 13 (15.29%) BDD
9 13 (15.29%) DevOps
9 13 (15.29%) Open Source
10 12 (14.12%) Pair Programming
11 9 (10.59%) Functional Testing
11 9 (10.59%) Regression Testing
12 8 (9.41%) Data Mapping
12 8 (9.41%) Defect Management
12 8 (9.41%) QA Automation
12 8 (9.41%) Test Scripting
12 8 (9.41%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (9.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 85 (100.00%) Java
2 35 (41.18%) SQL
3 15 (17.65%) C#
4 14 (16.47%) Python
5 9 (10.59%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.71%) PHP
7 3 (3.53%) Ruby
7 3 (3.53%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.35%) Groovy
9 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.18%) C++
9 1 (1.18%) Scala
9 1 (1.18%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 32 (37.65%) Degree
2 7 (8.24%) ISEB
2 7 (8.24%) ISTQB
3 5 (5.88%) HND
4 1 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (18.82%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (8.24%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (8.24%) Puppet
2 4 (4.71%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (14.12%) Oracle
2 5 (5.88%) HP
2 5 (5.88%) Telerik
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