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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 10 14 12
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 541 483 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 15.45% 13.10% 12.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.79% 30.43% 24.39%
Number of salaries quoted 430 288 234
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 £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
1816 1587 1320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 51.86% 43.03% 50.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1466 1214 1068
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 August 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Leeds

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 596 (61.19%) Agile Software Development
2 323 (33.16%) SQL
3 297 (30.49%) Oracle
4 292 (29.98%) HTML
5 275 (28.23%) JavaScript
6 229 (23.51%) .NET
7 217 (22.28%) Spring
8 215 (22.07%) SDLC
9 211 (21.66%) TDD
9 211 (21.66%) J2EE
10 203 (20.84%) C#
11 197 (20.23%) Linux
12 176 (18.07%) Software Engineering
13 156 (16.02%) Scrum
13 156 (16.02%) HTML5
14 150 (15.40%) Continuous Integration
15 140 (14.37%) Finance
16 134 (13.76%) OO
17 132 (13.55%) Hibernate
18 126 (12.94%) CSS
19 118 (12.11%) Degree
20 114 (11.70%) Apache
21 112 (11.50%) XML
22 111 (11.40%) Web Services
23 105 (10.78%) C++
24 102 (10.47%) PHP
24 102 (10.47%) UNIX
25 99 (10.16%) SQL Server
26 98 (10.06%) AngularJS
27 94 (9.65%) Open Source

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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
1 114 (11.70%) Apache
2 56 (5.75%) Node.js
3 51 (5.24%) WebSphere
4 35 (3.59%) WebLogic
5 28 (2.87%) Tomcat
6 27 (2.77%) JBoss
7 16 (1.64%) Mule
7 16 (1.64%) Mule ESB
8 10 (1.03%) Apache Pig
9 8 (0.82%) Apache Solr
9 8 (0.82%) Apache ServiceMix
9 8 (0.82%) Apache Spark
10 7 (0.72%) Oracle 9iAS
10 7 (0.72%) GlassFish
11 6 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 5 (0.51%) Drupal
13 4 (0.41%) OpenCms
13 4 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
13 4 (0.41%) IIS
13 4 (0.41%) OpenStack
Applications
1 14 (1.44%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.82%) MS Office
3 5 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.41%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.10%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.10%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (0.51%) Agresso
2 4 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.10%) Summit
3 1 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
2 19 (1.95%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (0.72%) IaaS
4 4 (0.41%) Sumo Logic
5 3 (0.31%) SaaS
5 3 (0.31%) PaaS
6 2 (0.21%) Google App Engine
6 2 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.10%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 41 (4.21%) Internet
2 15 (1.54%) LDAP
2 15 (1.54%) HTTP
3 14 (1.44%) DNS
4 9 (0.92%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (0.62%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.62%) Broadband
6 5 (0.51%) SMTP
7 4 (0.41%) LAN
7 4 (0.41%) WAN
8 3 (0.31%) DHCP
8 3 (0.31%) SSL
8 3 (0.31%) SAN
8 3 (0.31%) Cisco PIX
8 3 (0.31%) Wireless
9 2 (0.21%) IPsec
9 2 (0.21%) FTP
9 2 (0.21%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.10%) VPN
10 1 (0.10%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (10.16%) SQL Server
2 82 (8.42%) MySQL
3 50 (5.13%) Oracle Database
4 49 (5.03%) Riak
4 49 (5.03%) NoSQL
5 43 (4.41%) MongoDB
6 37 (3.80%) Relational Database
7 35 (3.59%) PostgreSQL
8 25 (2.57%) Hadoop
9 24 (2.46%) Apache Cassandra
10 22 (2.26%) Redis
11 21 (2.16%) RDBMS
12 14 (1.44%) Big Data
13 10 (1.03%) Apache Hive
14 8 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
14 8 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 8 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 7 (0.72%) Oracle Database 10g
15 7 (0.72%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 69 (7.08%) Maven
2 58 (5.95%) Selenium
3 50 (5.13%) JUnit
4 45 (4.62%) Git (software)
5 44 (4.52%) Jenkins
6 33 (3.39%) Cucumber
7 26 (2.67%) NUnit
8 24 (2.46%) Eclipse
9 23 (2.36%) JIRA
10 22 (2.26%) MSTest
11 21 (2.16%) Subversion
12 18 (1.85%) Ant
13 13 (1.33%) Grunt
14 11 (1.13%) WebDriver
15 10 (1.03%) SoapUI
16 9 (0.92%) Behat
16 9 (0.92%) JMeter
17 8 (0.82%) Visual Studio
18 7 (0.72%) Oracle Forms
18 7 (0.72%) Mercurial
General
1 140 (14.37%) Finance
2 42 (4.31%) Retail
3 29 (2.98%) Games
4 19 (1.95%) Pharmaceutical
5 17 (1.75%) Banking
6 13 (1.33%) Advertising
7 12 (1.23%) Electronics
7 12 (1.23%) Telecoms
8 10 (1.03%) Back Office
9 5 (0.51%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.41%) Marketing
11 3 (0.31%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.10%) Law
12 1 (0.10%) Legal
12 1 (0.10%) Online Betting
12 1 (0.10%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 409 (41.99%) Developer
2 191 (19.61%) Java Developer
3 140 (14.37%) Software Engineer
4 95 (9.75%) Senior Developer
5 74 (7.60%) Architect
6 67 (6.88%) Analyst
7 64 (6.57%) Technical Leader
8 55 (5.65%) Development Manager
9 51 (5.24%) Senior Java Developer
10 48 (4.93%) Team Leader
11 47 (4.83%) Software Developer
11 47 (4.83%) Java Team Leader
12 38 (3.90%) Solutions Architect
13 36 (3.70%) Applications Developer
14 35 (3.59%) Junior
15 32 (3.29%) Project Manager
16 30 (3.08%) Agile Project Manager
17 28 (2.87%) Graduate
17 28 (2.87%) Lead Developer
18 27 (2.77%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 292 (29.98%) HTML
2 229 (23.51%) .NET
3 217 (22.28%) Spring
4 211 (21.66%) J2EE
5 156 (16.02%) HTML5
6 132 (13.55%) Hibernate
7 126 (12.94%) CSS
8 112 (11.50%) XML
9 111 (11.40%) Web Services
10 98 (10.06%) AngularJS
11 91 (9.34%) Java EE
12 75 (7.70%) jQuery
13 66 (6.78%) ActiveMQ
14 61 (6.26%) SOAP
14 61 (6.26%) JSP
15 53 (5.44%) Apache Camel
16 44 (4.52%) ASP.NET
17 42 (4.31%) RESTful
18 37 (3.80%) CSS3
19 36 (3.70%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 62 (6.37%) Enterprise Software
2 49 (5.03%) Computer Science
3 28 (2.87%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (2.67%) RIA
5 22 (2.26%) NHS
6 21 (2.16%) User Experience
7 18 (1.85%) Social Media
8 16 (1.64%) Mobile App
9 14 (1.44%) iPad
10 13 (1.33%) iPhone
11 11 (1.13%) Health Informatics
11 11 (1.13%) Informatics
12 10 (1.03%) Mathematics
12 10 (1.03%) Cryptography
13 9 (0.92%) Smartphone
13 9 (0.92%) BBC
14 8 (0.82%) DTV
14 8 (0.82%) Algorithms
15 7 (0.72%) STB
16 6 (0.62%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 197 (20.23%) Linux
2 102 (10.47%) UNIX
3 50 (5.13%) Windows
4 36 (3.70%) Android
5 34 (3.49%) Apple iOS
6 17 (1.75%) CoreOS
7 8 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (0.82%) Windows Mobile
8 7 (0.72%) Embedded Linux
8 7 (0.72%) Solaris
9 5 (0.51%) CentOS
9 5 (0.51%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.31%) Debian
11 3 (0.31%) AIX
12 1 (0.10%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 596 (61.19%) Agile Software Development
2 215 (22.07%) SDLC
3 211 (21.66%) TDD
4 176 (18.07%) Software Engineering
5 156 (16.02%) Scrum
6 150 (15.40%) Continuous Integration
7 134 (13.76%) OO
8 94 (9.65%) Open Source
8 94 (9.65%) DevOps
9 83 (8.52%) Mentoring
10 73 (7.49%) BDD
11 71 (7.29%) E-Commerce
12 70 (7.19%) Unit Testing
13 68 (6.98%) Regression Testing
14 59 (6.06%) Software Delivery
15 57 (5.85%) Workflow
15 57 (5.85%) Automated Testing
16 55 (5.65%) Integration Testing
17 54 (5.54%) MVC
17 54 (5.54%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 323 (33.16%) SQL
2 275 (28.23%) JavaScript
3 203 (20.84%) C#
4 105 (10.78%) C++
5 102 (10.47%) PHP
6 93 (9.55%) Python
7 65 (6.67%) Ruby
8 49 (5.03%) PL/SQL
9 28 (2.87%) Scala
10 26 (2.67%) C
11 19 (1.95%) Go
11 19 (1.95%) Groovy
12 18 (1.85%) Perl
13 15 (1.54%) T-SQL
13 15 (1.54%) Bash Shell
14 12 (1.23%) Objective-C
15 11 (1.13%) Shell Script
16 10 (1.03%) VBScript
17 6 (0.62%) VB
17 6 (0.62%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 118 (12.11%) Degree
2 56 (5.75%) ISEB
3 24 (2.46%) Security Cleared
4 19 (1.95%) SC Cleared
5 7 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (0.41%) CCNA
7 3 (0.31%) CCDA
7 3 (0.31%) CISSP
7 3 (0.31%) CCNP
7 3 (0.31%) CISA
7 3 (0.31%) ISEB Practitioner
7 3 (0.31%) CEH
8 2 (0.21%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.21%) IBM Certification
9 1 (0.10%) APMP
9 1 (0.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (4.93%) QA
2 17 (1.75%) HL7
3 10 (1.03%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.41%) COBIT
5 3 (0.31%) BS25999
5 3 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.21%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (2.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (1.75%) Docker
3 6 (0.62%) HDFS
4 4 (0.41%) VirtualBox
4 4 (0.41%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.21%) Firmware
5 2 (0.21%) Xen
Systems Management
1 34 (3.49%) Puppet
2 31 (3.18%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (2.26%) Vagrant
4 19 (1.95%) Ansible
4 19 (1.95%) Salt
5 18 (1.85%) Nagios
6 5 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 5 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (0.41%) Kubernetes
7 4 (0.41%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.21%) ArcSight ESM
9 1 (0.10%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.10%) StatsD
Vendors
1 297 (30.49%) Oracle
2 48 (4.93%) Microsoft
3 41 (4.21%) Splunk
4 30 (3.08%) IBM
5 29 (2.98%) Google
6 20 (2.05%) VMware
6 20 (2.05%) BEA
7 19 (1.95%) SaltStack
8 16 (1.64%) Cisco
9 15 (1.54%) Sun
10 13 (1.33%) HP
11 10 (1.03%) Sony
12 9 (0.92%) Apple
12 9 (0.92%) Yahoo!
12 9 (0.92%) Facebook
12 9 (0.92%) Rackspace
12 9 (0.92%) ServiceNow
13 8 (0.82%) hybris
13 8 (0.82%) Sybase
14 5 (0.51%) Zend
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