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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Software Engineer
Rank 168 143 150
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 16 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.43% 0.35% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.36% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 8
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -2.59%
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
3578 2481 2676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.60% 95.50% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2760 1912 2190
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 August 2014.

Java Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 26 (100.00%) Java
1 26 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (69.23%) Java EE
2 18 (69.23%) OO
2 18 (69.23%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (65.38%) Hibernate
3 17 (65.38%) Spring
4 14 (53.85%) Degree
4 14 (53.85%) Computer Science
4 14 (53.85%) OOP
4 14 (53.85%) Multithreading
5 7 (26.92%) J2EE
6 4 (15.38%) JUnit
6 4 (15.38%) SQL
6 4 (15.38%) .NET
6 4 (15.38%) C#
6 4 (15.38%) QA
6 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
6 4 (15.38%) System Testing
6 4 (15.38%) Force.com
6 4 (15.38%) SaaS
7 3 (11.54%) HTML5
7 3 (11.54%) Puppet
7 3 (11.54%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (11.54%) Riak
7 3 (11.54%) Spring Integration
7 3 (11.54%) Vagrant
7 3 (11.54%) Maven
7 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (11.54%) ActiveMQ

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (11.54%) Apache
1 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Force.com
1 4 (15.38%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Riak
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) JUnit
2 3 (11.54%) Maven
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (69.23%) Java EE
2 17 (65.38%) Hibernate
2 17 (65.38%) Spring
3 7 (26.92%) J2EE
4 4 (15.38%) .NET
5 3 (11.54%) HTML5
5 3 (11.54%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (11.54%) Spring Integration
5 3 (11.54%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (11.54%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (69.23%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (53.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
1 1 (3.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 18 (69.23%) OO
3 14 (53.85%) OOP
3 14 (53.85%) Multithreading
4 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
4 4 (15.38%) System Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.54%) B2C
6 1 (3.85%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (15.38%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Puppet
1 3 (11.54%) Vagrant
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