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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 12 10 14
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Java 427 541 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.05% 14.83% 12.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.49% 30.41% 22.02%
Number of salaries quoted 370 394 252
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,125 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +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
1675 1779 1485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 51.18% 48.78% 56.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1423 1493 1208
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Leeds

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 535 (59.91%) Agile Software Development
2 297 (33.26%) Oracle
3 254 (28.44%) SQL
3 254 (28.44%) Linux
4 245 (27.44%) .NET
5 234 (26.20%) HTML
6 195 (21.84%) Spring
7 184 (20.60%) Apache
8 180 (20.16%) C#
9 156 (17.47%) Scrum
10 155 (17.36%) J2EE
11 149 (16.69%) PHP
12 141 (15.79%) TDD
13 139 (15.57%) HTML5
14 137 (15.34%) JavaScript
15 127 (14.22%) XML
16 125 (14.00%) OO
16 125 (14.00%) E-Commerce
17 115 (12.88%) DevOps
18 113 (12.65%) UNIX
19 109 (12.21%) Software Engineering
20 105 (11.76%) ActiveMQ
21 98 (10.97%) Hibernate
22 95 (10.64%) Finance
23 94 (10.53%) AngularJS
24 93 (10.41%) Degree
24 93 (10.41%) Continuous Integration
25 87 (9.74%) Web Services
26 83 (9.29%) SQL Server
27 79 (8.85%) CSS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 184 (20.60%) Apache
2 59 (6.61%) Tomcat
3 35 (3.92%) WebLogic
4 30 (3.36%) Node.js
5 27 (3.02%) JBoss
5 27 (3.02%) WebSphere
6 11 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 9 (1.01%) Drupal
7 9 (1.01%) GlassFish
7 9 (1.01%) nginx
8 8 (0.90%) IIS
8 8 (0.90%) Apache Solr
9 6 (0.67%) Mule
9 6 (0.67%) Mule ESB
10 5 (0.56%) Apache ServiceMix
11 3 (0.34%) SharePoint
11 3 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.22%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.22%) Oracle 9iAS
12 2 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 30 (3.36%) SPSS
2 18 (2.02%) MS Excel
3 6 (0.67%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.22%) MS Office
6 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.11%) Finacle
2 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.11%) FLEXCUBE
2 1 (0.11%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.11%) Summit
2 1 (0.11%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.34%) GitHub
3 2 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.11%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 35 (3.92%) HTTP
2 32 (3.58%) Internet
3 9 (1.01%) DNS
4 7 (0.78%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (0.67%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.56%) Firewall
7 4 (0.45%) LDAP
7 4 (0.45%) SMTP
8 3 (0.34%) VPN
9 2 (0.22%) SAN
9 2 (0.22%) DHCP
10 1 (0.11%) SSL
10 1 (0.11%) FTP
10 1 (0.11%) ATM
10 1 (0.11%) LAN
10 1 (0.11%) WAN
10 1 (0.11%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (9.29%) SQL Server
2 68 (7.61%) Riak
3 55 (6.16%) MySQL
4 47 (5.26%) NoSQL
5 35 (3.92%) Oracle Database
6 34 (3.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 33 (3.70%) Oracle BI EE
8 32 (3.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 31 (3.47%) Relational Database
10 28 (3.14%) MongoDB
11 23 (2.58%) Hadoop
12 18 (2.02%) Apache Hive
13 17 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
14 15 (1.68%) RDBMS
15 14 (1.57%) Big Data
16 9 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
17 6 (0.67%) Oracle ODI
18 5 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 4 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
19 4 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 45 (5.04%) Git (software)
2 44 (4.93%) Selenium
3 41 (4.59%) Subversion
4 34 (3.81%) Maven
5 32 (3.58%) JUnit
6 25 (2.80%) NUnit
6 25 (2.80%) Hudson
6 25 (2.80%) Jenkins
7 19 (2.13%) Eclipse
8 18 (2.02%) Cucumber
9 16 (1.79%) Visual Studio
9 16 (1.79%) WebDriver
9 16 (1.79%) MSTest
10 10 (1.12%) Xcode
11 9 (1.01%) CocoaPods
11 9 (1.01%) JIRA
11 9 (1.01%) TeamCity
12 8 (0.90%) Oracle Forms
13 7 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 5 (0.56%) Behat
General
1 95 (10.64%) Finance
2 50 (5.60%) Retail
3 42 (4.70%) Games
4 25 (2.80%) Banking
5 6 (0.67%) Marketing
6 3 (0.34%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.34%) Advertising
7 1 (0.11%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.11%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.11%) Electronics
7 1 (0.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 329 (36.84%) Developer
2 154 (17.25%) Java Developer
3 131 (14.67%) Architect
4 102 (11.42%) Analyst
5 96 (10.75%) Solutions Architect
6 76 (8.51%) Senior Developer
7 74 (8.29%) Technical Leader
8 68 (7.61%) Software Engineer
9 46 (5.15%) Senior Java Developer
10 41 (4.59%) Systems Engineer
11 38 (4.26%) Test Analyst
12 33 (3.70%) PHP Developer
13 32 (3.58%) Linux Systems Engineer
14 28 (3.14%) Software Developer
14 28 (3.14%) Team Leader
15 27 (3.02%) Project Manager
16 26 (2.91%) Development Manager
17 25 (2.80%) Junior
17 25 (2.80%) Java Architect
18 24 (2.69%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 245 (27.44%) .NET
2 234 (26.20%) HTML
3 195 (21.84%) Spring
4 155 (17.36%) J2EE
5 139 (15.57%) HTML5
6 127 (14.22%) XML
7 105 (11.76%) ActiveMQ
8 98 (10.97%) Hibernate
9 94 (10.53%) AngularJS
10 87 (9.74%) Web Services
11 79 (8.85%) CSS
12 76 (8.51%) LAMP
13 71 (7.95%) jQuery
14 68 (7.61%) SOAP
15 60 (6.72%) Apache Camel
16 57 (6.38%) Java EE
17 42 (4.70%) REST
18 34 (3.81%) RabbitMQ
18 34 (3.81%) Spring Integration
19 31 (3.47%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 56 (6.27%) Open Source
2 35 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (3.58%) Mobile App
4 30 (3.36%) Enterprise Software
5 27 (3.02%) User Experience
6 23 (2.58%) Mathematics
7 22 (2.46%) Computer Science
8 19 (2.13%) Social Media
8 19 (2.13%) 3D Graphics
8 19 (2.13%) Blackberry
9 15 (1.68%) Visualisation
10 14 (1.57%) Statistics
11 13 (1.46%) Taxonomies
12 11 (1.23%) Clustering
13 10 (1.12%) iPad
13 10 (1.12%) RIA
14 8 (0.90%) iPhone
15 6 (0.67%) Informatics
15 6 (0.67%) Health Informatics
16 4 (0.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 254 (28.44%) Linux
2 113 (12.65%) UNIX
3 42 (4.70%) Windows
4 39 (4.37%) Android
5 38 (4.26%) Apple iOS
6 8 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
7 5 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.34%) CentOS
9 3 (0.34%) HPUX
10 2 (0.22%) Debian
10 2 (0.22%) Solaris
10 2 (0.22%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.11%) BlackBerry OS
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 535 (59.91%) Agile Software Development
2 156 (17.47%) Scrum
3 141 (15.79%) TDD
4 125 (14.00%) OO
4 125 (14.00%) E-Commerce
5 115 (12.88%) DevOps
6 109 (12.21%) Software Engineering
7 93 (10.41%) Continuous Integration
8 78 (8.73%) Unit Testing
9 64 (7.17%) SOA
10 60 (6.72%) MVC
11 53 (5.94%) Project Management
12 52 (5.82%) Regression Testing
13 51 (5.71%) Service Delivery
13 51 (5.71%) Integration Testing
14 45 (5.04%) Compatibility Testing
15 44 (4.93%) Business Intelligence
16 41 (4.59%) Mentoring
17 40 (4.48%) Continuous Improvement
18 39 (4.37%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 254 (28.44%) SQL
2 180 (20.16%) C#
3 149 (16.69%) PHP
4 137 (15.34%) JavaScript
5 67 (7.50%) Python
5 67 (7.50%) C++
6 50 (5.60%) Ruby
7 30 (3.36%) R
7 30 (3.36%) MATLAB
8 23 (2.58%) Perl
9 17 (1.90%) Bash Shell
9 17 (1.90%) Objective-C
10 13 (1.46%) PL/SQL
11 12 (1.34%) VB.NET
12 11 (1.23%) VB
13 8 (0.90%) Shell Script
13 8 (0.90%) Groovy
14 7 (0.78%) VB6
14 7 (0.78%) VBA
14 7 (0.78%) C
Qualifications
1 93 (10.41%) Degree
2 56 (6.27%) ISEB
3 8 (0.90%) SC Cleared
3 8 (0.90%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (0.45%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.34%) OCPJP
5 3 (0.34%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.11%) CCNA
6 1 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (6.27%) QA
2 22 (2.46%) PCI DSS
3 13 (1.46%) SLA
4 6 (0.67%) HL7
5 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (1.90%) HDFS
2 8 (0.90%) Squid
3 5 (0.56%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.11%) Cygwin
4 1 (0.11%) Xen
4 1 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 31 (3.47%) Puppet
2 27 (3.02%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (1.12%) Tivoli
3 10 (1.12%) Cobbler
4 5 (0.56%) Vagrant
5 3 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.11%) MOM
Vendors
1 297 (33.26%) Oracle
2 77 (8.62%) Microsoft
3 31 (3.47%) Tableau
4 12 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (1.12%) HP
5 10 (1.12%) Sencha
6 9 (1.01%) Rackspace
6 9 (1.01%) Zend
7 8 (0.90%) Sybase
7 8 (0.90%) Cisco
7 8 (0.90%) Red Hat
8 7 (0.78%) hybris
9 6 (0.67%) BEA
9 6 (0.67%) Siebel
10 5 (0.56%) Google
10 5 (0.56%) IBM
10 5 (0.56%) Apple
11 4 (0.45%) Sony
11 4 (0.45%) Micro Focus
11 4 (0.45%) Business Objects
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