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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 15 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Java 475 309 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 12.47% 11.69% 16.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.84% 22.79% 27.84%
Number of salaries quoted 267 227 351
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £32,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1592 1356 1656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 41.80% 51.29% 58.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1214 1121 1440
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Leeds

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (48.99%) Agile Software Development
2 425 (40.83%) Oracle
3 402 (38.62%) Spring
4 356 (34.20%) Linux
5 333 (31.99%) J2EE
6 315 (30.26%) Apache
7 273 (26.22%) SQL
8 259 (24.88%) E-Commerce
8 259 (24.88%) Hibernate
9 253 (24.30%) HTML
10 239 (22.96%) Scrum
11 217 (20.85%) .NET
12 214 (20.56%) Tomcat
13 193 (18.54%) JavaScript
14 187 (17.96%) UNIX
15 184 (17.68%) ActiveMQ
16 179 (17.20%) Maven
17 173 (16.62%) XML
18 166 (15.95%) WebLogic
19 164 (15.75%) HTML5
20 154 (14.79%) C#
21 135 (12.97%) Web Services
22 124 (11.91%) JUnit
23 119 (11.43%) NoSQL
24 116 (11.14%) Red Hat
25 115 (11.05%) Cisco
26 114 (10.95%) Degree
27 110 (10.57%) TDD
28 108 (10.37%) Selenium
28 108 (10.37%) Windows

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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
1 315 (30.26%) Apache
2 214 (20.56%) Tomcat
3 166 (15.95%) WebLogic
4 97 (9.32%) WebSphere
5 88 (8.45%) IIS
6 33 (3.17%) WebLogic Portal
7 19 (1.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 10 (0.96%) Node.js
8 10 (0.96%) GlassFish
9 9 (0.86%) Drupal
10 8 (0.77%) CMS
10 8 (0.77%) WebSphere Application Server
11 7 (0.67%) OpenStack
12 6 (0.58%) Oracle Application Server
13 5 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (0.48%) Oracle Service Bus
13 5 (0.48%) Apache Solr
14 4 (0.38%) Umbraco
14 4 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
14 4 (0.38%) CICS
Applications
1 24 (2.31%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.77%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.19%) MS Office
4 1 (0.096%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (0.48%) Magento
1 5 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.19%) osCommerce
3 1 (0.096%) Finacle
3 1 (0.096%) Summit
3 1 (0.096%) FLEXCUBE
3 1 (0.096%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.44%) SaaS
2 14 (1.34%) Force.com
3 8 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.096%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.096%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 81 (7.78%) DNS
2 80 (7.68%) Cisco IOS
3 78 (7.49%) OSPF
3 78 (7.49%) BGP
4 76 (7.30%) TCP/IP
5 73 (7.01%) MPLS
6 70 (6.72%) SMTP
7 67 (6.44%) EIGRP
8 57 (5.48%) HTTP
9 52 (5.00%) Internet
10 31 (2.98%) AMQP
11 20 (1.92%) Firewall
12 6 (0.58%) Network Security
13 4 (0.38%) SCCP
14 3 (0.29%) FTP
15 2 (0.19%) SSL
16 1 (0.096%) CTI
16 1 (0.096%) Intranet
16 1 (0.096%) SMPP
16 1 (0.096%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (11.43%) NoSQL
2 104 (9.99%) Relational Database
2 104 (9.99%) MySQL
3 100 (9.61%) RDBMS
4 93 (8.93%) SQL Server
5 83 (7.97%) Oracle Database
6 44 (4.23%) Big Data
7 33 (3.17%) Oracle Database 11g
8 22 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (1.34%) Oracle Reports
9 14 (1.34%) Oracle Database 10g
10 12 (1.15%) Hadoop
10 12 (1.15%) Riak
11 9 (0.86%) Oracle ODI
12 6 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (0.48%) DB2
14 4 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 3 (0.29%) Oracle9i Database
15 3 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
15 3 (0.29%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 179 (17.20%) Maven
2 124 (11.91%) JUnit
3 108 (10.37%) Selenium
4 106 (10.18%) Hudson
5 89 (8.55%) Subversion
6 55 (5.28%) Cucumber
7 41 (3.94%) JBehave
8 33 (3.17%) JMeter
9 26 (2.50%) Eclipse
10 23 (2.21%) WebDriver
11 19 (1.83%) Jenkins
12 18 (1.73%) SoapUI
13 17 (1.63%) JIRA
13 17 (1.63%) Ant
14 16 (1.54%) Visual Studio
15 13 (1.25%) Oracle Forms
16 12 (1.15%) Git (software)
17 11 (1.06%) Behat
18 7 (0.67%) NUnit
19 6 (0.58%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 79 (7.59%) Finance
2 42 (4.03%) Retail
3 40 (3.84%) Telecoms
4 24 (2.31%) Games
5 22 (2.11%) Marketing
6 17 (1.63%) Banking
7 4 (0.38%) Advertising
8 2 (0.19%) Publishing
8 2 (0.19%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.096%) Legal
9 1 (0.096%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.096%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 459 (44.09%) Developer
2 288 (27.67%) Java Developer
3 229 (22.00%) Architect
4 111 (10.66%) Solutions Architect
5 104 (9.99%) Java Architect
6 103 (9.89%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 89 (8.55%) Senior Developer
8 80 (7.68%) Analyst
9 67 (6.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 54 (5.19%) Software Engineer
11 53 (5.09%) Lead Developer
11 53 (5.09%) Senior Java Developer
12 48 (4.61%) Software Developer
13 43 (4.13%) Team Leader
14 34 (3.27%) DevOps Engineer
15 30 (2.88%) Systems Engineer
16 29 (2.79%) Applications Architect
16 29 (2.79%) Linux DevOps Engineer
17 28 (2.69%) Graduate
17 28 (2.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 402 (38.62%) Spring
2 333 (31.99%) J2EE
3 259 (24.88%) Hibernate
4 253 (24.30%) HTML
5 217 (20.85%) .NET
6 184 (17.68%) ActiveMQ
7 173 (16.62%) XML
8 164 (15.75%) HTML5
9 135 (12.97%) Web Services
10 93 (8.93%) Java EE
11 91 (8.74%) Apache Flex
12 87 (8.36%) BlazeDS
13 77 (7.40%) SOAP
14 73 (7.01%) LAMP
14 73 (7.01%) Spring MVC
15 61 (5.86%) CSS
16 60 (5.76%) REST
17 57 (5.48%) JDBC
18 52 (5.00%) ASP.NET
19 49 (4.71%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 98 (9.41%) Clustering
2 61 (5.86%) Enterprise Software
3 44 (4.23%) Open Source
3 44 (4.23%) Computer Science
4 31 (2.98%) Symmetrix
4 31 (2.98%) RIA
5 18 (1.73%) N-Tier
6 17 (1.63%) User Experience
6 17 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (1.25%) iPhone
7 13 (1.25%) iPad
8 8 (0.77%) Mathematics
9 7 (0.67%) Data Integration
10 6 (0.58%) Social Media
10 6 (0.58%) 3D Graphics
11 5 (0.48%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.29%) Online Games
12 3 (0.29%) W3C
12 3 (0.29%) Firmware
12 3 (0.29%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 356 (34.20%) Linux
2 187 (17.96%) UNIX
3 108 (10.37%) Windows
4 104 (9.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 43 (4.13%) Solaris
6 18 (1.73%) Apple iOS
7 12 (1.15%) Android
8 9 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (0.67%) Fedora
10 6 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.48%) HPUX
12 4 (0.38%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.38%) CentOS
13 3 (0.29%) SUSE
13 3 (0.29%) zOS
14 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.19%) Debian
14 2 (0.19%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.096%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.096%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 510 (48.99%) Agile Software Development
2 259 (24.88%) E-Commerce
3 239 (22.96%) Scrum
4 110 (10.57%) TDD
5 107 (10.28%) OO
6 104 (9.99%) Software Engineering
7 103 (9.89%) Project Management
8 90 (8.65%) Mentoring
9 78 (7.49%) DevOps
9 78 (7.49%) BDD
10 74 (7.11%) MVC
11 67 (6.44%) Load Balancing
12 66 (6.34%) SOA
13 63 (6.05%) UML
14 62 (5.96%) Service Delivery
15 57 (5.48%) Enterprise Architecture
16 54 (5.19%) Business Intelligence
17 53 (5.09%) Technical Architecture
18 52 (5.00%) ITIL
19 46 (4.42%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 273 (26.22%) SQL
2 193 (18.54%) JavaScript
3 154 (14.79%) C#
4 105 (10.09%) Perl
5 92 (8.84%) PHP
6 74 (7.11%) Bash Shell
7 67 (6.44%) PowerShell
8 47 (4.51%) C++
9 42 (4.03%) Ruby
10 34 (3.27%) PL/SQL
11 29 (2.79%) Python
12 16 (1.54%) VB.NET
13 15 (1.44%) Shell Script
14 13 (1.25%) VB
15 9 (0.86%) XPath
16 6 (0.58%) VB6
16 6 (0.58%) C
16 6 (0.58%) T-SQL
17 4 (0.38%) COBOL
17 4 (0.38%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 114 (10.95%) Degree
2 30 (2.88%) ITIL Certification
3 24 (2.31%) ISEB
4 9 (0.86%) ISTQB
5 5 (0.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.48%) MCSA
5 5 (0.48%) CCNP
5 5 (0.48%) CCNA
5 5 (0.48%) CCSA
5 5 (0.48%) CCSE
6 3 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.19%) OCPJP
7 2 (0.19%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.19%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.19%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.19%) APMP
7 2 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.19%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (10.09%) PCI DSS
2 73 (7.01%) QA
3 7 (0.67%) SLA
4 1 (0.096%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.096%) COBIT
4 1 (0.096%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 89 (8.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 70 (6.72%) VMware ESXi
3 15 (1.44%) VMware ESX
4 11 (1.06%) Active Directory
5 6 (0.58%) MetaFrame
5 6 (0.58%) XenApp
5 6 (0.58%) XenDesktop
5 6 (0.58%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.096%) vSphere
6 1 (0.096%) Xen
Systems Management
1 23 (2.21%) Puppet
2 12 (1.15%) Vagrant
3 7 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.58%) Nagios
4 6 (0.58%) Foglight
5 5 (0.48%) Unicenter
6 4 (0.38%) Opsview
7 3 (0.29%) Hyperic
7 3 (0.29%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.19%) Cobbler
8 2 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.096%) CA Wily
9 1 (0.096%) SCCM
9 1 (0.096%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.096%) OpenView
Vendors
1 425 (40.83%) Oracle
2 116 (11.14%) Red Hat
3 115 (11.05%) Cisco
4 95 (9.13%) VMware
5 65 (6.24%) JBoss
6 64 (6.15%) Microsoft
7 31 (2.98%) EMC
7 31 (2.98%) F5
8 16 (1.54%) IBM
8 16 (1.54%) Informatica
9 14 (1.34%) Citrix
9 14 (1.34%) HP
10 13 (1.25%) Apple
11 12 (1.15%) CheckPoint
11 12 (1.15%) Splunk
12 11 (1.06%) Sencha
13 8 (0.77%) hybris
13 8 (0.77%) Zend
13 8 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (0.77%) Adobe
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Robert Half
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £35,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000 + Excellent Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: COMPETITIVE
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: COMPETITIVE
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£40-£50K + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£35-£40K + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Plus Significant Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Plus Significant bonus
Posted: 2 days ago