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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 10 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 544 519 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 15.59% 14.11% 12.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.86% 31.49% 24.17%
Number of salaries quoted 449 346 236
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,700 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.82% +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
1885 1648 1353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 54.01% 44.82% 52.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1525 1321 1063
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 3 August 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Leeds

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 618 (62.05%) Agile Software Development
2 316 (31.73%) SQL
3 300 (30.12%) Oracle
4 275 (27.61%) HTML
5 234 (23.49%) JavaScript
6 233 (23.39%) .NET
7 222 (22.29%) Linux
8 219 (21.99%) Spring
9 217 (21.79%) SDLC
10 212 (21.29%) C#
11 205 (20.58%) TDD
12 201 (20.18%) J2EE
13 168 (16.87%) Scrum
14 163 (16.37%) Software Engineering
15 154 (15.46%) HTML5
16 144 (14.46%) Apache
17 138 (13.86%) Continuous Integration
18 130 (13.05%) OO
19 126 (12.65%) Hibernate
20 124 (12.45%) Finance
21 116 (11.65%) PHP
22 115 (11.55%) Degree
23 112 (11.24%) UNIX
24 111 (11.14%) XML
25 109 (10.94%) DevOps
26 107 (10.74%) CSS
27 99 (9.94%) C++
28 97 (9.74%) SQL Server
28 97 (9.74%) AngularJS
29 96 (9.64%) Web Services

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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
1 144 (14.46%) Apache
2 48 (4.82%) Node.js
3 46 (4.62%) WebSphere
4 37 (3.71%) Tomcat
5 36 (3.61%) WebLogic
6 31 (3.11%) JBoss
7 15 (1.51%) Mule
7 15 (1.51%) Mule ESB
8 8 (0.80%) Apache Solr
8 8 (0.80%) Apache ServiceMix
9 7 (0.70%) Apache Spark
9 7 (0.70%) Apache Pig
10 6 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 6 (0.60%) Oracle 9iAS
11 5 (0.50%) Drupal
11 5 (0.50%) GlassFish
12 4 (0.40%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.30%) CMS
13 3 (0.30%) SAS
13 3 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 18 (1.81%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.61%) SPSS
3 6 (0.60%) MS Office
4 4 (0.40%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
1 3 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.10%) Summit
2 1 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
1 15 (1.51%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (1.51%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (0.60%) IaaS
3 4 (0.40%) Sumo Logic
4 3 (0.30%) SaaS
4 3 (0.30%) PaaS
5 1 (0.10%) GitHub
5 1 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.10%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 37 (3.71%) Internet
2 16 (1.61%) HTTP
3 15 (1.51%) LDAP
4 13 (1.31%) DNS
5 10 (1.00%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (0.60%) Broadband
7 5 (0.50%) SMTP
8 4 (0.40%) LAN
8 4 (0.40%) WAN
8 4 (0.40%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.30%) SAN
10 2 (0.20%) Cisco PIX
10 2 (0.20%) Wireless
10 2 (0.20%) DHCP
11 1 (0.10%) Ethernet
11 1 (0.10%) FTP
11 1 (0.10%) IPsec
11 1 (0.10%) Firewall
11 1 (0.10%) VPN
11 1 (0.10%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (9.74%) SQL Server
2 77 (7.73%) MySQL
3 61 (6.12%) Riak
4 50 (5.02%) Oracle Database
5 45 (4.52%) MongoDB
6 44 (4.42%) NoSQL
7 34 (3.41%) Relational Database
8 32 (3.21%) PostgreSQL
9 28 (2.81%) Hadoop
10 22 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 21 (2.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 19 (1.91%) Redis
13 18 (1.81%) Apache Cassandra
14 16 (1.61%) RDBMS
15 15 (1.51%) Oracle BI EE
15 15 (1.51%) Apache Hive
15 15 (1.51%) Big Data
16 9 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
17 8 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
17 8 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 64 (6.43%) Maven
2 55 (5.52%) Selenium
3 47 (4.72%) JUnit
4 38 (3.82%) Git (software)
5 37 (3.71%) Jenkins
6 33 (3.31%) Cucumber
7 28 (2.81%) NUnit
8 22 (2.21%) Eclipse
9 21 (2.11%) MSTest
10 20 (2.01%) JIRA
11 17 (1.71%) Ant
12 16 (1.61%) Subversion
13 13 (1.31%) Grunt
13 13 (1.31%) WebDriver
14 9 (0.90%) JMeter
15 8 (0.80%) Visual Studio
15 8 (0.80%) SoapUI
16 7 (0.70%) Behat
17 6 (0.60%) Jasmine
18 5 (0.50%) NeoLoad
General
1 124 (12.45%) Finance
2 41 (4.12%) Retail
3 35 (3.51%) Games
4 18 (1.81%) Banking
5 16 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
6 10 (1.00%) Electronics
6 10 (1.00%) Telecoms
7 8 (0.80%) Back Office
8 7 (0.70%) Advertising
9 5 (0.50%) Marketing
10 4 (0.40%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.20%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.10%) Law
12 1 (0.10%) Legal
Job Titles
1 397 (39.86%) Developer
2 179 (17.97%) Java Developer
3 120 (12.05%) Software Engineer
4 97 (9.74%) Senior Developer
5 94 (9.44%) Architect
6 91 (9.14%) Analyst
7 70 (7.03%) Technical Leader
8 57 (5.72%) Solutions Architect
9 54 (5.42%) Senior Java Developer
10 53 (5.32%) Development Manager
11 50 (5.02%) Software Developer
12 41 (4.12%) Team Leader
13 40 (4.02%) Test Analyst
14 39 (3.92%) Java Team Leader
15 36 (3.61%) Junior
16 35 (3.51%) Project Manager
17 31 (3.11%) PHP Developer
17 31 (3.11%) Agile Project Manager
18 29 (2.91%) Applications Developer
19 27 (2.71%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 275 (27.61%) HTML
2 233 (23.39%) .NET
3 219 (21.99%) Spring
4 201 (20.18%) J2EE
5 154 (15.46%) HTML5
6 126 (12.65%) Hibernate
7 111 (11.14%) XML
8 107 (10.74%) CSS
9 97 (9.74%) AngularJS
10 96 (9.64%) Web Services
11 81 (8.13%) ActiveMQ
12 77 (7.73%) Java EE
13 71 (7.13%) jQuery
14 60 (6.02%) Apache Camel
15 55 (5.52%) SOAP
16 50 (5.02%) JSP
17 43 (4.32%) LAMP
18 39 (3.92%) ASP.NET
19 36 (3.61%) REST
20 34 (3.41%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 54 (5.42%) Enterprise Software
2 38 (3.82%) Computer Science
3 35 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (2.11%) RIA
5 20 (2.01%) User Experience
6 18 (1.81%) Social Media
6 18 (1.81%) NHS
7 16 (1.61%) Mathematics
8 14 (1.41%) iPad
9 13 (1.31%) Mobile App
10 12 (1.20%) iPhone
11 11 (1.10%) Informatics
11 11 (1.10%) Health Informatics
12 10 (1.00%) Cryptography
12 10 (1.00%) Statistics
13 9 (0.90%) Taxonomies
13 9 (0.90%) Smartphone
13 9 (0.90%) BBC
13 9 (0.90%) Visualisation
14 6 (0.60%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 222 (22.29%) Linux
2 112 (11.24%) UNIX
3 40 (4.02%) Windows
4 30 (3.01%) Android
5 28 (2.81%) Apple iOS
6 14 (1.41%) CoreOS
7 10 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (0.80%) Solaris
8 8 (0.80%) Windows Mobile
9 5 (0.50%) Embedded Linux
9 5 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.50%) CentOS
10 4 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.30%) Debian
11 3 (0.30%) AIX
12 1 (0.10%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.10%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 618 (62.05%) Agile Software Development
2 217 (21.79%) SDLC
3 205 (20.58%) TDD
4 168 (16.87%) Scrum
5 163 (16.37%) Software Engineering
6 138 (13.86%) Continuous Integration
7 130 (13.05%) OO
8 109 (10.94%) DevOps
9 91 (9.14%) E-Commerce
10 90 (9.04%) Open Source
11 82 (8.23%) Unit Testing
12 73 (7.33%) Regression Testing
13 70 (7.03%) Mentoring
14 68 (6.83%) BDD
15 62 (6.22%) Integration Testing
16 61 (6.12%) MVC
16 61 (6.12%) SOA
17 59 (5.92%) Automated Testing
18 56 (5.62%) Compatibility Testing
19 53 (5.32%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 316 (31.73%) SQL
2 234 (23.49%) JavaScript
3 212 (21.29%) C#
4 116 (11.65%) PHP
5 99 (9.94%) C++
6 96 (9.64%) Python
7 64 (6.43%) Ruby
8 35 (3.51%) PL/SQL
9 23 (2.31%) Scala
10 21 (2.11%) C
11 20 (2.01%) Perl
12 19 (1.91%) R
13 18 (1.81%) Groovy
14 16 (1.61%) MATLAB
14 16 (1.61%) Go
14 16 (1.61%) Bash Shell
15 12 (1.20%) Shell Script
16 11 (1.10%) T-SQL
16 11 (1.10%) Objective-C
17 10 (1.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 115 (11.55%) Degree
2 63 (6.33%) ISEB
3 16 (1.61%) Security Cleared
4 13 (1.31%) SC Cleared
5 7 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.30%) CCNA
6 3 (0.30%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.30%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (0.20%) CEH
7 2 (0.20%) CISA
7 2 (0.20%) CCDA
7 2 (0.20%) CISSP
7 2 (0.20%) CCNP
8 1 (0.10%) IBM Certification
8 1 (0.10%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (6.12%) QA
2 15 (1.51%) PCI DSS
3 12 (1.20%) HL7
4 5 (0.50%) SLA
5 3 (0.30%) COBIT
6 2 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.20%) BS25999
System Software
1 16 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (1.41%) Docker
3 13 (1.31%) HDFS
4 5 (0.50%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.40%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.10%) Firmware
6 1 (0.10%) Squid
6 1 (0.10%) Xen
Systems Management
1 34 (3.41%) Puppet
2 29 (2.91%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (1.91%) Vagrant
4 16 (1.61%) Ansible
4 16 (1.61%) Salt
5 15 (1.51%) Nagios
6 5 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 4 (0.40%) ZABBIX
7 4 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (0.40%) Kubernetes
8 2 (0.20%) ArcSight ESM
8 2 (0.20%) Cobbler
9 1 (0.10%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 300 (30.12%) Oracle
2 63 (6.33%) Microsoft
3 32 (3.21%) Splunk
4 25 (2.51%) Google
5 24 (2.41%) IBM
6 17 (1.71%) Tableau
7 16 (1.61%) SaltStack
7 16 (1.61%) BEA
7 16 (1.61%) Cisco
7 16 (1.61%) VMware
8 15 (1.51%) Sun
9 11 (1.10%) hybris
10 10 (1.00%) Sony
10 10 (1.00%) HP
11 9 (0.90%) Apple
11 9 (0.90%) Yahoo!
11 9 (0.90%) Facebook
11 9 (0.90%) Rackspace
12 8 (0.80%) ATG
12 8 (0.80%) Sybase
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