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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Software Engineer
Rank 169 147 151
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 16 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.42% 0.70% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.73% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 9
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +13.88%
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
3665 2753 2657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.78% 95.79% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2805 2225 2222
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 24 October 2014, 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 30 (100.00%) Java
1 30 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (73.33%) Java EE
4 21 (70.00%) OO
5 20 (66.67%) Spring
5 20 (66.67%) Hibernate
6 17 (56.67%) Degree
7 14 (46.67%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (33.33%) OOP
8 10 (33.33%) Computer Science
8 10 (33.33%) Multithreading
9 8 (26.67%) J2EE
10 7 (23.33%) Oracle
10 7 (23.33%) OOA/OOD
10 7 (23.33%) UML
10 7 (23.33%) TDD
10 7 (23.33%) Spring MVC
10 7 (23.33%) BDD
11 5 (16.67%) .NET
11 5 (16.67%) C#
11 5 (16.67%) Force.com
11 5 (16.67%) SaaS
12 4 (13.33%) System Testing
12 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
12 4 (13.33%) QA
12 4 (13.33%) SQL
12 4 (13.33%) JUnit
13 3 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
13 3 (10.00%) Maven

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 3 (10.00%) Apache
1 3 (10.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Force.com
1 5 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) Riak
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) JUnit
2 3 (10.00%) Maven
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (73.33%) Java EE
2 20 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 20 (66.67%) Spring
3 8 (26.67%) J2EE
4 7 (23.33%) Spring MVC
5 5 (16.67%) .NET
6 3 (10.00%) HTML
6 3 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (10.00%) HTML5
6 3 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (10.00%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 14 (46.67%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
1 1 (3.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (70.00%) OO
4 10 (33.33%) OOP
4 10 (33.33%) Multithreading
5 7 (23.33%) BDD
5 7 (23.33%) UML
5 7 (23.33%) OOA/OOD
5 7 (23.33%) TDD
6 4 (13.33%) Unit Testing
6 4 (13.33%) System Testing
7 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.00%) Coaching
7 3 (10.00%) B2C
8 2 (6.67%) MVC
9 1 (3.33%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (16.67%) C#
3 4 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (56.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Puppet
1 3 (10.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle
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