The first table below looks at the demand for Java SE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java SE over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 174 - 146
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 5 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.14% - 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% - 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 5
Average salary £50,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1292 985 1059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 35.17% 38.16% 41.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1032 771 899
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java SE
West Yorkshire

Java SE
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java SE across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java SE Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Java SE
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Java SE Salary Trend in Leeds

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Java SE also 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 that cited Java SE.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) J2EE
1 8 (100.00%) J2SE
2 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 7 (87.50%) SOA
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
4 5 (62.50%) Web Services
5 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
5 3 (37.50%) Java EE
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) Scrum
6 2 (25.00%) J2ME
6 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (25.00%) BPEL
6 2 (25.00%) Java ME
6 2 (25.00%) XML
6 2 (25.00%) WSDL
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (12.50%) YUI
7 1 (12.50%) JPA
7 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
7 1 (12.50%) Apache Flex
7 1 (12.50%) Java RMI
7 1 (12.50%) UNIX
7 1 (12.50%) Linux
7 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
7 1 (12.50%) WebLogic

Java SE
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Java SE also 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 that cited Java SE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (62.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Lead Developer
4 2 (25.00%) SOA Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Junior
5 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Junior Java Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) J2EE
1 8 (100.00%) J2SE
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
3 3 (37.50%) Java EE
4 2 (25.00%) J2ME
4 2 (25.00%) Java ME
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) WSDL
5 1 (12.50%) YUI
5 1 (12.50%) JPA
5 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Apache Flex
5 1 (12.50%) Java RMI
5 1 (12.50%) EJB
5 1 (12.50%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) JSP
5 1 (12.50%) Struts
5 1 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) Spring
5 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
1 7 (87.50%) SOA
2 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) BPEL
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle