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 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 Software Engineer
Rank 163 179 135
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 5 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.16% 0.30% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.31% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 11
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
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
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 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 26 May 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 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (92.86%) Spring
2 13 (92.86%) Hibernate
2 13 (92.86%) Oracle
2 13 (92.86%) Java EE
3 9 (64.29%) UML
3 9 (64.29%) OO
3 9 (64.29%) TDD
4 8 (57.14%) MVC
4 8 (57.14%) OOA/OOD
4 8 (57.14%) Degree
4 8 (57.14%) Spring MVC
4 8 (57.14%) BDD
4 8 (57.14%) Concurrent Programming
5 6 (42.86%) SQL
6 5 (35.71%) J2EE
7 2 (14.29%) Finance
7 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
8 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (7.14%) Use Case
8 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
8 1 (7.14%) Scrum
8 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
8 1 (7.14%) Electronics
8 1 (7.14%) Telecoms

Java Software Engineer
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 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 (7.14%) WebLogic
1 1 (7.14%) JBoss
1 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JUnit
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) Hibernate
1 13 (92.86%) Spring
1 13 (92.86%) Java EE
2 8 (57.14%) Spring MVC
3 5 (35.71%) J2EE
4 1 (7.14%) JSP
4 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) DTV
1 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (64.29%) TDD
2 9 (64.29%) OO
2 9 (64.29%) UML
3 8 (57.14%) OOA/OOD
3 8 (57.14%) MVC
3 8 (57.14%) BDD
3 8 (57.14%) Concurrent Programming
4 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
5 1 (7.14%) Use Case
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.14%) RUP
5 1 (7.14%) DSDM
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Sybase
2 1 (7.14%) SAP