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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 11 13 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 528 339 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.92% 12.18% 15.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.42% 22.94% 27.06%
Number of salaries quoted 378 274 316
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £48,250
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
1858 1478 1345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 48.97% 53.09% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1551 1240 1210
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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 18 April 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Leeds

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (39.76%) J2EE
2 356 (35.21%) Oracle
3 328 (32.44%) SQL
3 328 (32.44%) Spring
4 243 (24.04%) Tomcat
5 240 (23.74%) Agile Software Development
6 236 (23.34%) Linux
7 232 (22.95%) Hibernate
8 205 (20.28%) Maven
9 202 (19.98%) E-Commerce
10 198 (19.58%) Apache
11 183 (18.10%) HTML
12 182 (18.00%) JavaScript
13 168 (16.62%) WebLogic
14 166 (16.42%) Scrum
15 159 (15.73%) .NET
16 135 (13.35%) UNIX
17 123 (12.17%) Hudson
18 117 (11.57%) Finance
19 116 (11.47%) C#
20 111 (10.98%) JUnit
21 108 (10.68%) CSS
22 103 (10.19%) Windows
23 101 (9.99%) Subversion
24 99 (9.79%) SQL Server
24 99 (9.79%) Relational Database
25 96 (9.50%) RDBMS
26 94 (9.30%) MySQL
26 94 (9.30%) Apache Flex
27 93 (9.20%) XML

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 243 (24.04%) Tomcat
2 198 (19.58%) Apache
3 168 (16.62%) WebLogic
4 74 (7.32%) IIS
5 58 (5.74%) WebSphere
6 22 (2.18%) Node.js
7 21 (2.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 17 (1.68%) WebLogic Portal
9 12 (1.19%) WebSphere Application Server
10 9 (0.89%) ATG Dynamo
11 8 (0.79%) IBM HTTP Server
11 8 (0.79%) Jetty
12 7 (0.69%) GlassFish
12 7 (0.69%) CMS
12 7 (0.69%) MQSeries
12 7 (0.69%) Apache Solr
13 6 (0.59%) FileNet
14 4 (0.40%) ColdFusion
15 3 (0.30%) Drupal
15 3 (0.30%) CICS
Applications
1 48 (4.75%) MS Excel
2 22 (2.18%) MS Office
3 11 (1.09%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.40%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (0.79%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (0.69%) BPCS
3 2 (0.20%) osCommerce
3 2 (0.20%) Magento
4 1 (0.099%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.099%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 24 (2.37%) SaaS
2 16 (1.58%) Force.com
3 6 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.20%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 53 (5.24%) Cisco IOS
1 53 (5.24%) OSPF
1 53 (5.24%) BGP
2 51 (5.04%) DNS
2 51 (5.04%) TCP/IP
3 47 (4.65%) MPLS
4 39 (3.86%) SMTP
4 39 (3.86%) EIGRP
5 31 (3.07%) Internet
6 29 (2.87%) HTTP
7 23 (2.27%) Firewall
8 10 (0.99%) Intranet
9 8 (0.79%) Network Security
9 8 (0.79%) AMQP
10 6 (0.59%) SAN
10 6 (0.59%) NAS
11 4 (0.40%) FTP
12 3 (0.30%) CTI
13 1 (0.099%) LDAP
13 1 (0.099%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (9.79%) SQL Server
1 99 (9.79%) Relational Database
2 96 (9.50%) RDBMS
3 94 (9.30%) MySQL
4 59 (5.84%) Oracle Database
5 43 (4.25%) NoSQL
6 30 (2.97%) DB2
7 27 (2.67%) Oracle Database 11g
8 20 (1.98%) Riak
9 16 (1.58%) SQL Server 2005
10 15 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 15 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 14 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
11 14 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (0.99%) Big Data
12 10 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (0.69%) Data Mining
14 6 (0.59%) Oracle ODI
15 5 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
16 4 (0.40%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 205 (20.28%) Maven
2 123 (12.17%) Hudson
3 111 (10.98%) JUnit
4 101 (9.99%) Subversion
5 89 (8.80%) Selenium
6 34 (3.36%) WebDriver
7 30 (2.97%) Eclipse
8 27 (2.67%) Cucumber
9 22 (2.18%) Git (software)
10 18 (1.78%) JBehave
10 18 (1.78%) Talend Open Studio
11 17 (1.68%) JMeter
12 16 (1.58%) JIRA
13 13 (1.29%) Ant
13 13 (1.29%) SoapUI
14 11 (1.09%) Jenkins
15 8 (0.79%) Visual Studio
15 8 (0.79%) NUnit
16 5 (0.49%) Oracle Forms
16 5 (0.49%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 117 (11.57%) Finance
2 32 (3.17%) Banking
3 28 (2.77%) Games
4 16 (1.58%) Retail
5 15 (1.48%) Financial Institution
6 14 (1.38%) Telecoms
7 8 (0.79%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.49%) Marketing
9 3 (0.30%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.20%) Front Office
11 1 (0.099%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.099%) Publishing
11 1 (0.099%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.099%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 502 (49.65%) Developer
2 363 (35.91%) Java Developer
3 164 (16.22%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 114 (11.28%) Analyst
5 95 (9.40%) Senior Developer
6 83 (8.21%) Architect
7 73 (7.22%) Team Leader
8 69 (6.82%) Senior Java Developer
9 62 (6.13%) J2EE Developer
10 56 (5.54%) Graduate
11 53 (5.24%) Solutions Architect
12 51 (5.04%) Java Architect
13 50 (4.95%) Tester
14 49 (4.85%) Junior
14 49 (4.85%) Junior Developer
15 48 (4.75%) Graduate Developer
16 45 (4.45%) Junior Java Developer
16 45 (4.45%) Java Team Leader
17 34 (3.36%) Software Engineer
18 33 (3.26%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 402 (39.76%) J2EE
2 328 (32.44%) Spring
3 232 (22.95%) Hibernate
4 183 (18.10%) HTML
5 159 (15.73%) .NET
6 108 (10.68%) CSS
7 94 (9.30%) Apache Flex
8 93 (9.20%) XML
9 84 (8.31%) Java EE
10 82 (8.11%) Web Services
11 76 (7.52%) HTML5
12 74 (7.32%) jQuery
13 73 (7.22%) BlazeDS
14 68 (6.73%) Struts
15 63 (6.23%) ActiveMQ
16 53 (5.24%) JSP
16 53 (5.24%) Servlets
17 48 (4.75%) JSF
18 46 (4.55%) Spring MVC
19 44 (4.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 56 (5.54%) Enterprise Software
2 47 (4.65%) Clustering
3 31 (3.07%) Open Source
4 29 (2.87%) Computer Science
5 8 (0.79%) Symmetrix
5 8 (0.79%) RIA
6 7 (0.69%) GIS
7 6 (0.59%) Enterprise Storage
7 6 (0.59%) Mobile Banking
8 5 (0.49%) Digital Media
8 5 (0.49%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.40%) Online Games
9 4 (0.40%) Data Conversion
10 3 (0.30%) Web 2.0
10 3 (0.30%) Chemistry
10 3 (0.30%) IVR
11 2 (0.20%) Inversion of Control
11 2 (0.20%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.20%) BBC
11 2 (0.20%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 236 (23.34%) Linux
2 135 (13.35%) UNIX
3 103 (10.19%) Windows
4 70 (6.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (2.47%) Solaris
6 13 (1.29%) AIX
7 12 (1.19%) Windows 8
7 12 (1.19%) Windows XP
8 8 (0.79%) Android
9 6 (0.59%) CentOS
9 6 (0.59%) HPUX
9 6 (0.59%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.40%) SUSE
10 4 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.30%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.20%) Fedora
13 1 (0.099%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (23.74%) Agile Software Development
2 202 (19.98%) E-Commerce
3 166 (16.42%) Scrum
4 88 (8.70%) TDD
5 84 (8.31%) OO
6 74 (7.32%) SOA
7 63 (6.23%) Software Engineering
8 62 (6.13%) MVC
9 61 (6.03%) Project Management
9 61 (6.03%) ITIL
10 55 (5.44%) BDD
11 52 (5.14%) Service Delivery
12 51 (5.04%) Enterprise Architecture
13 45 (4.45%) Load Balancing
14 42 (4.15%) UML
15 37 (3.66%) ETL
16 33 (3.26%) Technical Architecture
17 32 (3.17%) Release Management
18 31 (3.07%) Information Management
18 31 (3.07%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 328 (32.44%) SQL
2 182 (18.00%) JavaScript
3 116 (11.47%) C#
4 83 (8.21%) PHP
5 64 (6.33%) Perl
6 47 (4.65%) C++
7 44 (4.35%) Bash Shell
8 41 (4.06%) Ruby
9 28 (2.77%) PowerShell
10 25 (2.47%) PL/SQL
11 23 (2.27%) T-SQL
11 23 (2.27%) Python
12 19 (1.88%) VB
13 18 (1.78%) VBA
14 17 (1.68%) VB.NET
15 14 (1.38%) Smalltalk
15 14 (1.38%) COBOL
16 13 (1.29%) ActionScript
16 13 (1.29%) C
17 12 (1.19%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 86 (8.51%) Degree
2 49 (4.85%) ISEB
3 33 (3.26%) ITIL Certification
4 25 (2.47%) ISTQB
5 18 (1.78%) MCSA
5 18 (1.78%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (1.78%) CCNP
5 18 (1.78%) CCNA
5 18 (1.78%) CCSA
5 18 (1.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 18 (1.78%) CCSE
6 12 (1.19%) MCSE
6 12 (1.19%) RHCE
6 12 (1.19%) RHCA
7 6 (0.59%) Security Cleared
7 6 (0.59%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.30%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.099%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (9.10%) PCI DSS
2 55 (5.44%) QA
3 18 (1.78%) SLA
4 5 (0.49%) HL7
5 1 (0.099%) COBIT
5 1 (0.099%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.099%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 63 (6.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (2.87%) VMware ESXi
3 17 (1.68%) VMware ESX
4 14 (1.38%) Active Directory
5 8 (0.79%) MetaFrame
5 8 (0.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 8 (0.79%) XenApp
5 8 (0.79%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.099%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (2.27%) Puppet
2 15 (1.48%) HP Quality Center
3 14 (1.38%) Vagrant
4 12 (1.19%) SCCM
5 9 (0.89%) Nagios
6 8 (0.79%) Hyperic
7 5 (0.49%) Foglight
8 3 (0.30%) Oracle Identity Management
9 1 (0.099%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.099%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 356 (35.21%) Oracle
2 85 (8.41%) Microsoft
3 76 (7.52%) Red Hat
4 66 (6.53%) Cisco
5 64 (6.33%) VMware
6 53 (5.24%) JBoss
7 26 (2.57%) CheckPoint
7 26 (2.57%) IBM
8 20 (1.98%) Citrix
9 18 (1.78%) Talend
10 16 (1.58%) Adobe
11 15 (1.48%) EMC
12 12 (1.19%) BEA
13 10 (0.99%) hybris
13 10 (0.99%) ATG
13 10 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
14 8 (0.79%) F5
14 8 (0.79%) Sybase
14 8 (0.79%) Juniper
14 8 (0.79%) Remedy
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