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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Software Engineer
Rank 159 167 175
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 21 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.65% 0.34% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.35% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 21 12 9
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.84%
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
3125 3453 3635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.11% 97.79% 97.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2519 2735 2922
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 April 2016.

Java Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 44 (100.00%) Java
1 44 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 30 (68.18%) Continuous Integration
2 30 (68.18%) Git (software)
3 27 (61.36%) Subversion
3 27 (61.36%) NoSQL
3 27 (61.36%) SQL
3 27 (61.36%) OO
4 26 (59.09%) Automated Testing
4 26 (59.09%) Degree
4 26 (59.09%) Mercurial
4 26 (59.09%) Data Structures
4 26 (59.09%) Algorithms
5 16 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (20.45%) Hibernate
6 9 (20.45%) Spring
7 8 (18.18%) AngularJS
7 8 (18.18%) TDD
7 8 (18.18%) Pair Programming
8 7 (15.91%) Scrum
9 6 (13.64%) J2EE
10 5 (11.36%) MySQL
10 5 (11.36%) Python
10 5 (11.36%) JUnit
10 5 (11.36%) Linux
10 5 (11.36%) Node.js
10 5 (11.36%) MongoDB
10 5 (11.36%) Maven
10 5 (11.36%) RESTful
11 4 (9.09%) Mentoring

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 5 (11.36%) Node.js
2 4 (9.09%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (61.36%) NoSQL
2 5 (11.36%) MongoDB
2 5 (11.36%) MySQL
3 4 (9.09%) Redis
4 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (68.18%) Git (software)
2 27 (61.36%) Subversion
3 26 (59.09%) Mercurial
4 5 (11.36%) JUnit
4 5 (11.36%) Maven
5 4 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (9.09%) Games
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.45%) Hibernate
1 9 (20.45%) Spring
2 8 (18.18%) AngularJS
3 6 (13.64%) J2EE
4 5 (11.36%) RESTful
5 4 (9.09%) Backbone.js
5 4 (9.09%) Ember.js
5 4 (9.09%) LAMP
5 4 (9.09%) React
6 2 (4.55%) Java EE
7 1 (2.27%) Ajax
7 1 (2.27%) CSS
7 1 (2.27%) SOAP
7 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (59.09%) Algorithms
1 26 (59.09%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.27%) iPad
2 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 30 (68.18%) Continuous Integration
3 27 (61.36%) OO
4 26 (59.09%) Automated Testing
5 16 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (18.18%) Pair Programming
6 8 (18.18%) TDD
7 7 (15.91%) Scrum
8 4 (9.09%) BDD
8 4 (9.09%) Extreme Programming
8 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 4 (9.09%) Open Source
9 1 (2.27%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.27%) DevOps
9 1 (2.27%) Feature Driven Development
9 1 (2.27%) High Availability
9 1 (2.27%) Performance Testing
9 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2
9 1 (2.27%) SDLC
9 1 (2.27%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (61.36%) SQL
3 5 (11.36%) Python
4 4 (9.09%) PHP
5 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.27%) C++
6 1 (2.27%) Groovy
6 1 (2.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 26 (59.09%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) Ansible
1 4 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
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