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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Engineer
Rank 158 173 167
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 20 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.61% 0.37% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.38% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 11
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
3176 3439 3265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.36% 98.17% 97.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2656 2810 2522
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Java Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 60 (100.00%) Java
1 60 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 36 (60.00%) SQL
3 33 (55.00%) Degree
4 29 (48.33%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (46.67%) Git (software)
5 28 (46.67%) NoSQL
6 27 (45.00%) Subversion
7 26 (43.33%) OO
8 25 (41.67%) Automated Testing
8 25 (41.67%) Mercurial
8 25 (41.67%) Data Structures
8 25 (41.67%) Algorithms
9 21 (35.00%) Spring
10 19 (31.67%) J2EE
11 17 (28.33%) Hibernate
12 13 (21.67%) Scrum
13 12 (20.00%) Java EE
14 11 (18.33%) TDD
14 11 (18.33%) Oracle
15 9 (15.00%) Python
15 9 (15.00%) Pair Programming
15 9 (15.00%) SDLC
15 9 (15.00%) AngularJS
15 9 (15.00%) RESTful
16 7 (11.67%) C++
17 6 (10.00%) Tomcat
17 6 (10.00%) Extreme Programming
17 6 (10.00%) Maven

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 6 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.00%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) HTTP
2 1 (1.67%) SSH
2 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (46.67%) NoSQL
2 6 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 5 (8.33%) MySQL
4 3 (5.00%) Redis
5 2 (3.33%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (46.67%) Git (software)
2 27 (45.00%) Subversion
3 25 (41.67%) Mercurial
4 6 (10.00%) Maven
5 4 (6.67%) JUnit
6 3 (5.00%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (6.67%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Banking
2 3 (5.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (35.00%) Spring
2 19 (31.67%) J2EE
3 17 (28.33%) Hibernate
4 12 (20.00%) Java EE
5 9 (15.00%) AngularJS
5 9 (15.00%) RESTful
6 6 (10.00%) Ember.js
7 5 (8.33%) Web Services
8 4 (6.67%) .NET
8 4 (6.67%) HTML
8 4 (6.67%) XML
9 3 (5.00%) Backbone.js
9 3 (5.00%) LAMP
9 3 (5.00%) React
10 2 (3.33%) JSF
10 2 (3.33%) JSP
11 1 (1.67%) Ajax
11 1 (1.67%) jQuery
11 1 (1.67%) SOAP
11 1 (1.67%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 25 (41.67%) Algorithms
1 25 (41.67%) Data Structures
2 6 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (5.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (5.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.67%) Physics
5 1 (1.67%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 29 (48.33%) Continuous Integration
3 28 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (43.33%) OO
5 25 (41.67%) Automated Testing
6 13 (21.67%) Scrum
7 11 (18.33%) TDD
8 9 (15.00%) Pair Programming
8 9 (15.00%) SDLC
9 6 (10.00%) Extreme Programming
9 6 (10.00%) Mentoring
10 3 (5.00%) BDD
10 3 (5.00%) Front End Development
10 3 (5.00%) ITIL
10 3 (5.00%) Kanban
10 3 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
10 3 (5.00%) Open Source
11 1 (1.67%) Bioinformatics
11 1 (1.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 60 (100.00%) Java
2 36 (60.00%) SQL
3 9 (15.00%) Python
4 7 (11.67%) C++
5 5 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.67%) PHP
7 3 (5.00%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.00%) Perl
7 3 (5.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 33 (55.00%) Degree
2 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) Ansible
1 3 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (18.33%) Oracle
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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