The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Software 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 Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Software Engineer
Rank 161 159 138
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 10 12 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.29% 0.37% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.38% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 16
Average salary £40,000 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% +8.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +18.42%
Java Software 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
3366 3125 2843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.40% 96.04% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2734 2429 2417
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Java Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Java Software Engineer Salary Trend in Leeds

Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Java Software 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 Software Engineer in their job title.

1 27 (100.00%) Java
1 27 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 26 (96.30%) Java EE
3 23 (85.19%) Spring
3 23 (85.19%) Hibernate
3 23 (85.19%) OO
4 22 (81.48%) Degree
5 18 (66.67%) UML
6 17 (62.96%) Oracle
6 17 (62.96%) OOA/OOD
6 17 (62.96%) TDD
6 17 (62.96%) Spring MVC
6 17 (62.96%) BDD
7 12 (44.44%) MVC
8 6 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (22.22%) Multithreading
9 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
9 5 (18.52%) OOP
9 5 (18.52%) J2EE
10 4 (14.81%) .NET
10 4 (14.81%) C#
10 4 (14.81%) Force.com
10 4 (14.81%) SaaS
11 1 (3.70%) Use Case
11 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
11 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (3.70%) Scrum
11 1 (3.70%) Finance
11 1 (3.70%) WebSphere

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Java Software 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 Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
1 1 (3.70%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Force.com
1 4 (14.81%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) JUnit
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (96.30%) Java EE
2 23 (85.19%) Spring
2 23 (85.19%) Hibernate
3 17 (62.96%) Spring MVC
4 5 (18.52%) J2EE
5 4 (14.81%) .NET
6 1 (3.70%) HTML
6 1 (3.70%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 27 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 23 (85.19%) OO
3 18 (66.67%) UML
4 17 (62.96%) OOA/OOD
4 17 (62.96%) TDD
4 17 (62.96%) BDD
5 12 (44.44%) MVC
6 6 (22.22%) Multithreading
7 5 (18.52%) OOP
8 1 (3.70%) Use Case
8 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.70%) Scrum
8 1 (3.70%) RUP
8 1 (3.70%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (14.81%) C#
3 1 (3.70%) C++
3 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (81.48%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Oracle
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