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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 11 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 499 333 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.40% 12.54% 15.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.13% 24.29% 27.54%
Number of salaries quoted 310 246 306
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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
1603 1371 1565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 43.03% 51.62% 56.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1244 1110 1327
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 20 August 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Leeds

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 402 (38.29%) Spring
2 399 (38.00%) Oracle
3 359 (34.19%) J2EE
4 320 (30.48%) Linux
5 318 (30.29%) Agile Software Development
6 295 (28.10%) Apache
7 276 (26.29%) SQL
8 266 (25.33%) Hibernate
9 247 (23.52%) HTML
10 236 (22.48%) Scrum
11 230 (21.90%) E-Commerce
12 229 (21.81%) Tomcat
13 208 (19.81%) .NET
14 196 (18.67%) JavaScript
15 182 (17.33%) Maven
16 171 (16.29%) UNIX
17 168 (16.00%) WebLogic
17 168 (16.00%) ActiveMQ
18 163 (15.52%) XML
19 157 (14.95%) HTML5
20 152 (14.48%) C#
21 135 (12.86%) JUnit
22 133 (12.67%) Web Services
23 117 (11.14%) Degree
24 108 (10.29%) Red Hat
25 107 (10.19%) Project Management
26 106 (10.10%) Cisco
26 106 (10.10%) Hudson
27 105 (10.00%) NoSQL
28 104 (9.90%) TDD

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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
1 295 (28.10%) Apache
2 229 (21.81%) Tomcat
3 168 (16.00%) WebLogic
4 86 (8.19%) WebSphere
5 83 (7.90%) IIS
6 34 (3.24%) WebLogic Portal
7 25 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 10 (0.95%) Node.js
8 10 (0.95%) GlassFish
9 9 (0.86%) CMS
9 9 (0.86%) Drupal
10 7 (0.67%) OpenStack
10 7 (0.67%) Apache Solr
10 7 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
11 5 (0.48%) CICS
11 5 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.48%) Oracle Service Bus
12 4 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
12 4 (0.38%) Umbraco
13 3 (0.29%) MQSeries
Applications
1 38 (3.62%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.05%) MS Office
3 8 (0.76%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.19%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.095%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (0.67%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (0.48%) Magento
3 2 (0.19%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.095%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.43%) SaaS
2 13 (1.24%) Force.com
3 7 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 73 (6.95%) DNS
2 68 (6.48%) TCP/IP
2 68 (6.48%) Cisco IOS
3 66 (6.29%) OSPF
3 66 (6.29%) BGP
4 61 (5.81%) MPLS
4 61 (5.81%) SMTP
5 58 (5.52%) EIGRP
6 50 (4.76%) HTTP
7 46 (4.38%) Internet
8 32 (3.05%) AMQP
9 22 (2.10%) Firewall
10 4 (0.38%) SCCP
11 3 (0.29%) Network Security
12 2 (0.19%) CTI
13 1 (0.095%) Intranet
13 1 (0.095%) SSL
13 1 (0.095%) LAN
13 1 (0.095%) SMS
13 1 (0.095%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 99 (9.43%) Relational Database
3 98 (9.33%) MySQL
4 95 (9.05%) SQL Server
4 95 (9.05%) RDBMS
5 82 (7.81%) Oracle Database
6 38 (3.62%) Big Data
7 33 (3.14%) Oracle Database 11g
8 16 (1.52%) Riak
9 15 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
10 11 (1.05%) Oracle ODI
11 9 (0.86%) Hadoop
12 5 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.38%) DB2
13 4 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 182 (17.33%) Maven
2 135 (12.86%) JUnit
3 106 (10.10%) Hudson
4 101 (9.62%) Selenium
5 85 (8.10%) Subversion
6 47 (4.48%) Cucumber
7 36 (3.43%) JBehave
8 28 (2.67%) JMeter
9 25 (2.38%) Eclipse
10 22 (2.10%) SoapUI
11 19 (1.81%) WebDriver
12 18 (1.71%) Visual Studio
13 17 (1.62%) Ant
14 16 (1.52%) Jenkins
15 13 (1.24%) JIRA
16 11 (1.05%) Behat
17 10 (0.95%) NUnit
18 9 (0.86%) Git (software)
19 6 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
20 5 (0.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 81 (7.71%) Finance
2 38 (3.62%) Telecoms
3 29 (2.76%) Retail
4 26 (2.48%) Games
5 19 (1.81%) Marketing
6 13 (1.24%) Banking
7 4 (0.38%) Advertising
7 4 (0.38%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.19%) Publishing
9 1 (0.095%) Front Office
9 1 (0.095%) Back Office
9 1 (0.095%) Legal
9 1 (0.095%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.095%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 469 (44.67%) Developer
2 308 (29.33%) Java Developer
3 206 (19.62%) Architect
4 118 (11.24%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 103 (9.81%) Senior Developer
6 98 (9.33%) Solutions Architect
7 95 (9.05%) Java Architect
8 85 (8.10%) Analyst
9 64 (6.10%) Senior Java Developer
10 58 (5.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 53 (5.05%) Team Leader
12 52 (4.95%) Software Engineer
13 49 (4.67%) Lead Developer
14 45 (4.29%) Software Developer
15 41 (3.90%) Tester
16 38 (3.62%) Graduate
16 38 (3.62%) Java Team Leader
16 38 (3.62%) DevOps Engineer
17 33 (3.14%) Linux DevOps Engineer
18 32 (3.05%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 402 (38.29%) Spring
2 359 (34.19%) J2EE
3 266 (25.33%) Hibernate
4 247 (23.52%) HTML
5 208 (19.81%) .NET
6 168 (16.00%) ActiveMQ
7 163 (15.52%) XML
8 157 (14.95%) HTML5
9 133 (12.67%) Web Services
10 96 (9.14%) Java EE
11 87 (8.29%) Apache Flex
12 82 (7.81%) BlazeDS
13 73 (6.95%) CSS
14 72 (6.86%) Spring MVC
15 67 (6.38%) SOAP
16 66 (6.29%) LAMP
17 57 (5.43%) Servlets
18 52 (4.95%) ASP.NET
18 52 (4.95%) REST
19 51 (4.86%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 90 (8.57%) Clustering
2 63 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
3 47 (4.48%) Computer Science
4 42 (4.00%) Open Source
5 32 (3.05%) RIA
5 32 (3.05%) Symmetrix
6 14 (1.33%) N-Tier
7 9 (0.86%) iPhone
7 9 (0.86%) iPad
8 8 (0.76%) Mathematics
9 6 (0.57%) Data Integration
10 5 (0.48%) Social Media
10 5 (0.48%) Online Games
11 3 (0.29%) IVR
11 3 (0.29%) 3D Graphics
11 3 (0.29%) W3C
11 3 (0.29%) Firmware
11 3 (0.29%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.19%) GIS
12 2 (0.19%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 320 (30.48%) Linux
2 171 (16.29%) UNIX
3 99 (9.43%) Windows
4 95 (9.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 43 (4.10%) Solaris
6 12 (1.14%) Android
7 11 (1.05%) Apple iOS
8 10 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (0.67%) Fedora
9 7 (0.67%) HPUX
9 7 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.57%) Windows 8
10 6 (0.57%) Windows XP
11 5 (0.48%) Ubuntu
11 5 (0.48%) CentOS
12 4 (0.38%) SUSE
13 3 (0.29%) zOS
14 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.19%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.19%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 318 (30.29%) Agile Software Development
2 236 (22.48%) Scrum
3 230 (21.90%) E-Commerce
4 107 (10.19%) Project Management
5 104 (9.90%) TDD
6 98 (9.33%) Software Engineering
7 97 (9.24%) OO
8 77 (7.33%) BDD
9 75 (7.14%) SOA
9 75 (7.14%) MVC
10 70 (6.67%) DevOps
11 63 (6.00%) ITIL
12 61 (5.81%) UML
13 58 (5.52%) Technical Architecture
13 58 (5.52%) Load Balancing
14 57 (5.43%) Service Delivery
15 53 (5.05%) Enterprise Architecture
16 51 (4.86%) Business Intelligence
17 43 (4.10%) Stakeholder Management
18 37 (3.52%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 276 (26.29%) SQL
2 196 (18.67%) JavaScript
3 152 (14.48%) C#
4 101 (9.62%) Perl
5 99 (9.43%) PHP
6 64 (6.10%) Bash Shell
7 59 (5.62%) PowerShell
8 52 (4.95%) C++
9 44 (4.19%) Ruby
10 27 (2.57%) Python
11 24 (2.29%) PL/SQL
12 19 (1.81%) VB.NET
13 18 (1.71%) VB
14 16 (1.52%) Shell Script
15 11 (1.05%) VB6
16 9 (0.86%) XPath
17 6 (0.57%) C
18 5 (0.48%) COBOL
18 5 (0.48%) T-SQL
18 5 (0.48%) Scala
Qualifications
1 117 (11.14%) Degree
2 34 (3.24%) ITIL Certification
3 28 (2.67%) ISEB
4 13 (1.24%) ISTQB
5 5 (0.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (0.48%) CCSA
5 5 (0.48%) CCSE
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
6 4 (0.38%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.38%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.19%) APMP
7 2 (0.19%) OCPJP
7 2 (0.19%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.19%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.095%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (9.52%) PCI DSS
2 80 (7.62%) QA
3 9 (0.86%) SLA
4 4 (0.38%) HL7
5 2 (0.19%) COBIT
6 1 (0.095%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.095%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 79 (7.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 61 (5.81%) VMware ESXi
3 15 (1.43%) VMware ESX
4 13 (1.24%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.29%) MetaFrame
5 3 (0.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (0.29%) XenApp
5 3 (0.29%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.095%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (2.48%) Puppet
2 16 (1.52%) Vagrant
3 8 (0.76%) Foglight
4 7 (0.67%) Nagios
5 6 (0.57%) SCCM
5 6 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.48%) Opsview
6 5 (0.48%) Unicenter
7 4 (0.38%) Hyperic
8 2 (0.19%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.095%) CA Wily
9 1 (0.095%) OpenView
9 1 (0.095%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.095%) Oracle Identity Management
9 1 (0.095%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 399 (38.00%) Oracle
2 108 (10.29%) Red Hat
3 106 (10.10%) Cisco
4 86 (8.19%) VMware
5 72 (6.86%) Microsoft
6 59 (5.62%) JBoss
7 33 (3.14%) EMC
8 32 (3.05%) F5
9 16 (1.52%) IBM
10 14 (1.33%) HP
11 13 (1.24%) Citrix
11 13 (1.24%) Adobe
12 12 (1.14%) Informatica
12 12 (1.14%) Splunk
13 10 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
14 9 (0.86%) Apple
14 9 (0.86%) CheckPoint
15 8 (0.76%) Zend
15 8 (0.76%) Sencha
16 7 (0.67%) Rackspace
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Health, Flexi-time
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum c£70k + 30% Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum (DOE) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 32k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus 50% bonus, benefits etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evosearch Limited
Salary: Competative + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago