The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 8 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 532 335 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 14.74% 13.19% 16.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.11% 24.69% 29.08%
Number of salaries quoted 362 245 291
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1657 1357 1355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 45.90% 53.43% 56.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1343 1066 1162
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java
West Yorkshire

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 22 July 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Leeds

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 395 (37.55%) J2EE
2 394 (37.45%) Spring
3 379 (36.03%) Oracle
4 299 (28.42%) SQL
5 298 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
6 288 (27.38%) Linux
7 269 (25.57%) Apache
8 258 (24.52%) Hibernate
9 240 (22.81%) Tomcat
10 231 (21.96%) Scrum
11 230 (21.86%) HTML
12 212 (20.15%) E-Commerce
13 205 (19.49%) .NET
14 197 (18.73%) JavaScript
15 191 (18.16%) Maven
16 176 (16.73%) WebLogic
17 162 (15.40%) UNIX
18 148 (14.07%) XML
19 146 (13.88%) C#
20 145 (13.78%) ActiveMQ
21 136 (12.93%) HTML5
22 131 (12.45%) Web Services
23 128 (12.17%) JUnit
24 126 (11.98%) Degree
25 113 (10.74%) Hudson
26 102 (9.70%) Project Management
27 99 (9.41%) OO
28 98 (9.32%) PHP
29 97 (9.22%) TDD
30 95 (9.03%) PCI DSS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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
1 269 (25.57%) Apache
2 240 (22.81%) Tomcat
3 176 (16.73%) WebLogic
4 72 (6.84%) WebSphere
5 69 (6.56%) IIS
6 35 (3.33%) WebLogic Portal
7 27 (2.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 12 (1.14%) Node.js
9 9 (0.86%) Drupal
9 9 (0.86%) CMS
10 8 (0.76%) GlassFish
11 7 (0.67%) Apache Solr
12 6 (0.57%) CICS
12 6 (0.57%) OpenStack
13 5 (0.48%) Oracle Service Bus
13 5 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
14 4 (0.38%) SharePoint
14 4 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
14 4 (0.38%) Umbraco
15 3 (0.29%) ATG Dynamo
Applications
1 42 (3.99%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.24%) MS Office
3 6 (0.57%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.57%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.095%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (0.48%) Magento
3 2 (0.19%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.095%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (1.71%) Force.com
1 18 (1.71%) SaaS
2 6 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.19%) Heroku
4 1 (0.095%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 65 (6.18%) DNS
2 61 (5.80%) TCP/IP
3 57 (5.42%) Cisco IOS
4 56 (5.32%) BGP
4 56 (5.32%) OSPF
5 52 (4.94%) SMTP
6 51 (4.85%) MPLS
7 50 (4.75%) EIGRP
8 44 (4.18%) Internet
8 44 (4.18%) HTTP
9 32 (3.04%) AMQP
10 22 (2.09%) Firewall
11 4 (0.38%) SCCP
11 4 (0.38%) CTI
12 3 (0.29%) Intranet
13 1 (0.095%) NAS
13 1 (0.095%) Network Security
13 1 (0.095%) SAN
13 1 (0.095%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (8.84%) Relational Database
2 92 (8.75%) MySQL
3 91 (8.65%) RDBMS
4 87 (8.27%) Oracle Database
5 86 (8.17%) NoSQL
6 85 (8.08%) SQL Server
7 34 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
8 32 (3.04%) Big Data
9 18 (1.71%) Riak
10 12 (1.14%) Oracle ODI
11 10 (0.95%) Oracle Database 10g
11 10 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (0.86%) Hadoop
13 7 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
14 6 (0.57%) DB2
14 6 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 5 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
15 5 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
15 5 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 191 (18.16%) Maven
2 128 (12.17%) JUnit
3 113 (10.74%) Hudson
4 89 (8.46%) Subversion
5 88 (8.37%) Selenium
6 40 (3.80%) Cucumber
7 30 (2.85%) JBehave
8 25 (2.38%) Eclipse
9 22 (2.09%) JMeter
10 21 (2.00%) SoapUI
11 18 (1.71%) WebDriver
12 17 (1.62%) Ant
13 16 (1.52%) Visual Studio
14 13 (1.24%) Jenkins
15 12 (1.14%) JIRA
15 12 (1.14%) Talend Open Studio
15 12 (1.14%) Git (software)
16 11 (1.05%) Behat
17 9 (0.86%) NUnit
18 7 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 88 (8.37%) Finance
2 34 (3.23%) Telecoms
3 29 (2.76%) Games
4 23 (2.19%) Retail
5 20 (1.90%) Banking
6 12 (1.14%) Marketing
7 11 (1.05%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.38%) Advertising
9 2 (0.19%) Publishing
10 1 (0.095%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.095%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.095%) Front Office
10 1 (0.095%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 494 (46.96%) Developer
2 332 (31.56%) Java Developer
3 178 (16.92%) Architect
4 129 (12.26%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 106 (10.08%) Senior Developer
6 90 (8.56%) Analyst
7 84 (7.98%) Java Architect
8 80 (7.60%) Solutions Architect
9 67 (6.37%) Senior Java Developer
10 62 (5.89%) Team Leader
11 50 (4.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 47 (4.47%) Graduate
13 45 (4.28%) Java Team Leader
13 45 (4.28%) Lead Developer
14 44 (4.18%) Tester
15 42 (3.99%) Software Engineer
15 42 (3.99%) Software Developer
16 41 (3.90%) Junior
16 41 (3.90%) Junior Developer
17 40 (3.80%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 395 (37.55%) J2EE
2 394 (37.45%) Spring
3 258 (24.52%) Hibernate
4 230 (21.86%) HTML
5 205 (19.49%) .NET
6 148 (14.07%) XML
7 145 (13.78%) ActiveMQ
8 136 (12.93%) HTML5
9 131 (12.45%) Web Services
10 86 (8.17%) Apache Flex
10 86 (8.17%) Java EE
11 82 (7.79%) BlazeDS
12 76 (7.22%) CSS
13 69 (6.56%) Spring MVC
14 64 (6.08%) Servlets
15 60 (5.70%) SOAP
16 57 (5.42%) LAMP
16 57 (5.42%) jQuery
17 51 (4.85%) JSP
18 49 (4.66%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 82 (7.79%) Clustering
2 67 (6.37%) Enterprise Software
3 45 (4.28%) Computer Science
4 43 (4.09%) Open Source
5 32 (3.04%) RIA
5 32 (3.04%) Symmetrix
6 7 (0.67%) Mathematics
7 6 (0.57%) iPhone
7 6 (0.57%) iPad
8 5 (0.48%) Social Media
8 5 (0.48%) IVR
8 5 (0.48%) Data Integration
8 5 (0.48%) Online Games
8 5 (0.48%) N-Tier
9 4 (0.38%) Data Conversion
10 3 (0.29%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.29%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.29%) Mobile Banking
10 3 (0.29%) NHS
10 3 (0.29%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 288 (27.38%) Linux
2 162 (15.40%) UNIX
3 89 (8.46%) Windows
4 83 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 43 (4.09%) Solaris
6 10 (0.95%) Android
7 9 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (0.76%) HPUX
8 8 (0.76%) Windows XP
8 8 (0.76%) Windows 8
8 8 (0.76%) Apple iOS
9 7 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.57%) Fedora
11 5 (0.48%) CentOS
11 5 (0.48%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.38%) SUSE
13 3 (0.29%) zOS
13 3 (0.29%) AIX
14 2 (0.19%) Debian
15 1 (0.095%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 298 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
2 231 (21.96%) Scrum
3 212 (20.15%) E-Commerce
4 102 (9.70%) Project Management
5 99 (9.41%) OO
6 97 (9.22%) TDD
7 88 (8.37%) Software Engineering
8 81 (7.70%) SOA
9 76 (7.22%) ITIL
10 73 (6.94%) BDD
11 71 (6.75%) MVC
12 62 (5.89%) DevOps
13 60 (5.70%) Technical Architecture
14 58 (5.51%) UML
15 57 (5.42%) Service Delivery
16 51 (4.85%) Load Balancing
17 49 (4.66%) Business Intelligence
17 49 (4.66%) Enterprise Architecture
18 44 (4.18%) Stakeholder Management
19 37 (3.52%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 299 (28.42%) SQL
2 197 (18.73%) JavaScript
3 146 (13.88%) C#
4 98 (9.32%) PHP
5 93 (8.84%) Perl
6 62 (5.89%) C++
7 55 (5.23%) Bash Shell
8 51 (4.85%) PowerShell
9 48 (4.56%) Ruby
10 28 (2.66%) PL/SQL
11 25 (2.38%) Python
12 19 (1.81%) VB
13 16 (1.52%) Shell Script
14 15 (1.43%) VB.NET
15 13 (1.24%) VB6
16 12 (1.14%) C
17 9 (0.86%) Smalltalk
17 9 (0.86%) T-SQL
18 8 (0.76%) COBOL
19 7 (0.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 126 (11.98%) Degree
2 42 (3.99%) ITIL Certification
3 26 (2.47%) ISEB
4 12 (1.14%) ISTQB
5 5 (0.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (0.48%) CCSE
5 5 (0.48%) CCSA
5 5 (0.48%) CCNP
5 5 (0.48%) CCNA
5 5 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.48%) MCSA
6 4 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (0.29%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.29%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.19%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.19%) OCPJP
8 2 (0.19%) APMP
9 1 (0.095%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (9.03%) PCI DSS
2 73 (6.94%) QA
3 12 (1.14%) SLA
4 5 (0.48%) HL7
5 2 (0.19%) COBIT
6 1 (0.095%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.095%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 70 (6.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 53 (5.04%) VMware ESXi
3 14 (1.33%) VMware ESX
4 11 (1.05%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.095%) vSphere
5 1 (0.095%) XenApp
5 1 (0.095%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.095%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.095%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 27 (2.57%) Puppet
2 18 (1.71%) Vagrant
3 9 (0.86%) Foglight
4 8 (0.76%) SCCM
5 6 (0.57%) Nagios
6 5 (0.48%) Opsview
6 5 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.48%) Unicenter
7 4 (0.38%) Hyperic
8 2 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.095%) CA Wily
9 1 (0.095%) Oracle Identity Management
9 1 (0.095%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.095%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.095%) OpenView
Vendors
1 379 (36.03%) Oracle
2 95 (9.03%) Cisco
2 95 (9.03%) Red Hat
3 76 (7.22%) VMware
4 67 (6.37%) Microsoft
5 51 (4.85%) JBoss
6 34 (3.23%) EMC
7 32 (3.04%) F5
8 18 (1.71%) IBM
9 15 (1.43%) Adobe
10 14 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
10 14 (1.33%) HP
11 12 (1.14%) Talend
11 12 (1.14%) Splunk
12 11 (1.05%) Citrix
13 8 (0.76%) Hyperion
13 8 (0.76%) Zend
13 8 (0.76%) Sencha
14 7 (0.67%) hybris
14 7 (0.67%) Rackspace
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