The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 13 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 469 488 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 12.84% 14.05% 13.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.68% 28.81% 26.21%
Number of salaries quoted 331 328 315
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,300 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
Java
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1758 1694 1427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 48.12% 48.76% 50.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1448 1370 1246
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Java
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Leeds region.

Java Salary Trend in Leeds

Java
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Leeds

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 510 (52.04%) Agile Software Development
2 389 (39.69%) Oracle
3 311 (31.73%) Linux
4 270 (27.55%) HTML
5 268 (27.35%) SQL
6 259 (26.43%) Spring
7 245 (25.00%) Apache
8 232 (23.67%) .NET
9 231 (23.57%) E-Commerce
10 191 (19.49%) J2EE
11 181 (18.47%) HTML5
12 179 (18.27%) Scrum
13 164 (16.73%) C#
14 162 (16.53%) XML
15 159 (16.22%) JavaScript
16 158 (16.12%) Hibernate
17 152 (15.51%) OO
18 144 (14.69%) UNIX
19 124 (12.65%) DevOps
20 122 (12.45%) Web Services
20 122 (12.45%) Degree
21 120 (12.24%) PHP
22 117 (11.94%) ActiveMQ
23 109 (11.12%) SOAP
24 107 (10.92%) TDD
25 95 (9.69%) Subversion
26 94 (9.59%) Retail
27 93 (9.49%) Continuous Integration
28 92 (9.39%) jQuery
28 92 (9.39%) Finance

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 245 (25.00%) Apache
2 84 (8.57%) Tomcat
3 80 (8.16%) WebLogic
4 47 (4.80%) WebSphere
5 33 (3.37%) JBoss
6 27 (2.76%) IIS
7 12 (1.22%) nginx
8 11 (1.12%) CMS
9 10 (1.02%) Node.js
10 9 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 7 (0.71%) Oracle Application Server
12 4 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (0.41%) WebLogic Portal
12 4 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
12 4 (0.41%) GlassFish
12 4 (0.41%) Drupal
13 3 (0.31%) SharePoint
13 3 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.20%) FileNet
14 2 (0.20%) ATG Dynamo
Applications
1 29 (2.96%) SPSS
2 15 (1.53%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.31%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.20%) MS Office
4 2 (0.20%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.10%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.31%) Finacle
2 3 (0.31%) FLEXCUBE
2 3 (0.31%) Temenos T24
2 3 (0.31%) Summit
3 1 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.10%) Magento
3 1 (0.10%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
1 8 (0.82%) GitHub
2 5 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.41%) SaaS
4 3 (0.31%) Route 53
4 3 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.31%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.20%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 59 (6.02%) HTTP
2 37 (3.78%) Internet
3 27 (2.76%) DNS
4 25 (2.55%) TCP/IP
5 23 (2.35%) Cisco IOS
6 21 (2.14%) SMTP
7 20 (2.04%) MPLS
7 20 (2.04%) OSPF
7 20 (2.04%) BGP
8 18 (1.84%) EIGRP
9 7 (0.71%) Firewall
10 5 (0.51%) FTP
11 3 (0.31%) Intrusion Detection
12 2 (0.20%) VPN
12 2 (0.20%) Network Security
12 2 (0.20%) AMQP
13 1 (0.10%) SSH
13 1 (0.10%) ATM
13 1 (0.10%) HTTPS
13 1 (0.10%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (8.88%) SQL Server
2 81 (8.27%) NoSQL
3 64 (6.53%) Oracle Database
4 58 (5.92%) MySQL
5 57 (5.82%) Relational Database
6 47 (4.80%) RDBMS
7 40 (4.08%) Riak
8 33 (3.37%) Oracle BI EE
9 31 (3.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 30 (3.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 27 (2.76%) MongoDB
12 26 (2.65%) Oracle Reports
13 24 (2.45%) Hadoop
14 19 (1.94%) Apache Hive
14 19 (1.94%) Big Data
15 17 (1.73%) Oracle Database 11g
16 14 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 10 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
18 9 (0.92%) Oracle Database 10g
19 7 (0.71%) DB2
Development Applications
1 95 (9.69%) Subversion
2 63 (6.43%) Selenium
3 62 (6.33%) Maven
4 59 (6.02%) Hudson
5 53 (5.41%) Git (software)
5 53 (5.41%) JUnit
6 52 (5.31%) Jenkins
7 26 (2.65%) WebDriver
8 25 (2.55%) Oracle Forms
8 25 (2.55%) Eclipse
9 22 (2.24%) Cucumber
10 20 (2.04%) JIRA
11 17 (1.73%) TeamCity
11 17 (1.73%) Xcode
12 16 (1.63%) NUnit
13 15 (1.53%) Visual Studio
14 10 (1.02%) MSTest
15 8 (0.82%) JMeter
16 7 (0.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 7 (0.71%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 94 (9.59%) Retail
2 92 (9.39%) Finance
3 59 (6.02%) Games
4 33 (3.37%) Banking
5 9 (0.92%) Telecoms
6 7 (0.71%) Marketing
7 4 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.31%) Automotive
9 2 (0.20%) Advertising
10 1 (0.10%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.10%) Law
Job Titles
1 389 (39.69%) Developer
2 206 (21.02%) Java Developer
3 185 (18.88%) Architect
4 122 (12.45%) Solutions Architect
5 104 (10.61%) Analyst
6 75 (7.65%) Senior Developer
7 64 (6.53%) Systems Engineer
8 55 (5.61%) Senior Java Developer
9 53 (5.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 47 (4.80%) Java Architect
11 46 (4.69%) Test Analyst
12 40 (4.08%) Technical Leader
13 32 (3.27%) Graduate
13 32 (3.27%) DevOps Engineer
14 31 (3.16%) Senior Systems Engineer
15 30 (3.06%) Software Engineer
15 30 (3.06%) Mobile Developer
16 29 (2.96%) Junior
17 28 (2.86%) Software Developer
17 28 (2.86%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 270 (27.55%) HTML
2 259 (26.43%) Spring
3 232 (23.67%) .NET
4 191 (19.49%) J2EE
5 181 (18.47%) HTML5
6 162 (16.53%) XML
7 158 (16.12%) Hibernate
8 122 (12.45%) Web Services
9 117 (11.94%) ActiveMQ
10 109 (11.12%) SOAP
11 92 (9.39%) jQuery
12 90 (9.18%) Java EE
13 82 (8.37%) LAMP
14 76 (7.76%) CSS
15 72 (7.35%) AngularJS
16 62 (6.33%) REST
17 40 (4.08%) CSS3
17 40 (4.08%) ASP.NET
18 39 (3.98%) PhoneGap
19 38 (3.88%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 57 (5.82%) Mobile App
2 49 (5.00%) User Experience
2 49 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (4.08%) Open Source
4 39 (3.98%) Blackberry
5 38 (3.88%) 3D Graphics
6 31 (3.16%) Clustering
7 28 (2.86%) Computer Science
8 22 (2.24%) Mathematics
9 20 (2.04%) Social Media
10 18 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
11 17 (1.73%) Visualisation
12 13 (1.33%) Statistics
12 13 (1.33%) Taxonomies
13 10 (1.02%) Client/Server
13 10 (1.02%) iPhone
13 10 (1.02%) iPad
14 8 (0.82%) Data Integration
15 7 (0.71%) N-Tier
16 5 (0.51%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 311 (31.73%) Linux
2 144 (14.69%) UNIX
3 80 (8.16%) Windows
4 62 (6.33%) Apple iOS
5 53 (5.41%) Android
6 26 (2.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (1.33%) Solaris
8 3 (0.31%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.31%) HPUX
9 2 (0.20%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.20%) CentOS
9 2 (0.20%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.10%) BlackBerry OS
10 1 (0.10%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.10%) Fedora
10 1 (0.10%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 510 (52.04%) Agile Software Development
2 231 (23.57%) E-Commerce
3 179 (18.27%) Scrum
4 152 (15.51%) OO
5 124 (12.65%) DevOps
6 107 (10.92%) TDD
7 93 (9.49%) Continuous Integration
8 84 (8.57%) Software Engineering
9 80 (8.16%) Project Management
10 69 (7.04%) Service Delivery
11 55 (5.61%) SOA
12 53 (5.41%) Unit Testing
13 50 (5.10%) MVC
14 49 (5.00%) Data Modelling
15 48 (4.90%) BDD
16 47 (4.80%) Configuration Management
16 47 (4.80%) Multithreading
17 40 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
18 38 (3.88%) Analytics
18 38 (3.88%) UML
Programming Languages
1 268 (27.35%) SQL
2 164 (16.73%) C#
3 159 (16.22%) JavaScript
4 120 (12.24%) PHP
5 71 (7.24%) C++
6 67 (6.84%) Python
7 50 (5.10%) Ruby
8 45 (4.59%) Perl
8 45 (4.59%) Bash Shell
9 37 (3.78%) PL/SQL
10 33 (3.37%) R
11 30 (3.06%) MATLAB
11 30 (3.06%) Objective-C
12 18 (1.84%) PowerShell
13 12 (1.22%) VB
13 12 (1.22%) VB.NET
14 8 (0.82%) VBA
14 8 (0.82%) Shell Script
15 7 (0.71%) C
15 7 (0.71%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 122 (12.45%) Degree
2 31 (3.16%) ISEB
3 10 (1.02%) VCP4
4 9 (0.92%) ISTQB
5 4 (0.41%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.41%) OCPJP
5 4 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.31%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.10%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.10%) PhD
7 1 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.10%) HNC
7 1 (0.10%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (4.69%) QA
2 36 (3.67%) PCI DSS
3 27 (2.76%) SLA
4 11 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (1.84%) VMware ESXi
3 17 (1.73%) HDFS
4 8 (0.82%) Squid
5 5 (0.51%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.20%) MetaFrame
6 2 (0.20%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (0.20%) XenApp
6 2 (0.20%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.20%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.10%) Cygwin
7 1 (0.10%) LXC
7 1 (0.10%) Docker
Systems Management
1 39 (3.98%) Puppet
2 32 (3.27%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (1.84%) Tivoli
3 18 (1.84%) Cobbler
4 3 (0.31%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.10%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.10%) MOM
Vendors
1 389 (39.69%) Oracle
2 70 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 29 (2.96%) Tableau
4 28 (2.86%) Red Hat
5 25 (2.55%) Cisco
6 23 (2.35%) Sencha
7 21 (2.14%) VMware
8 11 (1.12%) Hitachi
9 10 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (0.92%) IBM
10 9 (0.92%) Apple
11 8 (0.82%) hybris
12 7 (0.71%) ATG
13 5 (0.51%) Rackspace
13 5 (0.51%) Zend
13 5 (0.51%) Siebel
13 5 (0.51%) Informatica
13 5 (0.51%) BEA
14 4 (0.41%) HP
15 3 (0.31%) Percona
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £32000 - £48000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £62,000 per annum Fantastic holiday entitlement, superb work/life bala
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + 17% Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago