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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 15 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Java 482 313 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 12.80% 11.58% 15.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.92% 22.60% 27.58%
Number of salaries quoted 266 232 347
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
1559 1385 1650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 41.40% 51.26% 57.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1178 1158 1441
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 1 October 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Leeds

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 511 (48.76%) Agile Software Development
2 437 (41.70%) Oracle
3 402 (38.36%) Spring
4 366 (34.92%) Linux
5 325 (31.01%) J2EE
6 317 (30.25%) Apache
7 279 (26.62%) SQL
8 269 (25.67%) E-Commerce
9 260 (24.81%) HTML
10 258 (24.62%) Hibernate
11 236 (22.52%) Scrum
12 224 (21.37%) .NET
13 210 (20.04%) Tomcat
14 202 (19.27%) JavaScript
15 193 (18.42%) UNIX
16 181 (17.27%) ActiveMQ
17 176 (16.79%) Maven
18 175 (16.70%) XML
19 168 (16.03%) HTML5
20 163 (15.55%) WebLogic
21 157 (14.98%) C#
22 131 (12.50%) Web Services
23 122 (11.64%) NoSQL
24 116 (11.07%) OO
25 115 (10.97%) Red Hat
25 115 (10.97%) JUnit
26 114 (10.88%) Cisco
26 114 (10.88%) Degree
27 113 (10.78%) Windows
28 108 (10.31%) TDD

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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
1 317 (30.25%) Apache
2 210 (20.04%) Tomcat
3 163 (15.55%) WebLogic
4 99 (9.45%) WebSphere
5 90 (8.59%) IIS
6 31 (2.96%) WebLogic Portal
7 17 (1.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 11 (1.05%) Node.js
9 9 (0.86%) Drupal
9 9 (0.86%) GlassFish
10 8 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
10 8 (0.76%) CMS
11 7 (0.67%) OpenStack
11 7 (0.67%) Oracle Application Server
12 5 (0.48%) Oracle Service Bus
12 5 (0.48%) Apache Solr
12 5 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (0.38%) Umbraco
13 4 (0.38%) CICS
13 4 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 21 (2.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.76%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.19%) MS Office
3 2 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.095%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.095%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (0.57%) Magento
2 4 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.19%) Temenos T24
3 2 (0.19%) Summit
3 2 (0.19%) FLEXCUBE
3 2 (0.19%) Finacle
3 2 (0.19%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.34%) SaaS
2 13 (1.24%) Force.com
3 8 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.095%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.095%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 82 (7.82%) DNS
1 82 (7.82%) Cisco IOS
2 80 (7.63%) OSPF
2 80 (7.63%) BGP
3 78 (7.44%) TCP/IP
4 76 (7.25%) MPLS
5 73 (6.97%) SMTP
6 70 (6.68%) EIGRP
7 59 (5.63%) HTTP
8 53 (5.06%) Internet
9 29 (2.77%) AMQP
10 17 (1.62%) Firewall
11 6 (0.57%) Network Security
12 4 (0.38%) SCCP
13 3 (0.29%) FTP
14 2 (0.19%) SSL
15 1 (0.095%) 2G
15 1 (0.095%) IPsec
15 1 (0.095%) Intranet
15 1 (0.095%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (11.64%) NoSQL
2 105 (10.02%) Relational Database
3 104 (9.92%) MySQL
4 101 (9.64%) RDBMS
5 95 (9.06%) SQL Server
6 85 (8.11%) Oracle Database
7 44 (4.20%) Big Data
8 31 (2.96%) Oracle Database 11g
9 24 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 16 (1.53%) Oracle Reports
11 15 (1.43%) Oracle Database 10g
12 12 (1.15%) Hadoop
13 10 (0.95%) Riak
14 8 (0.76%) Oracle ODI
15 6 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
16 5 (0.48%) DB2
17 4 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 4 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
17 4 (0.38%) MongoDB
18 3 (0.29%) Redis
Development Applications
1 176 (16.79%) Maven
2 115 (10.97%) JUnit
3 108 (10.31%) Hudson
4 103 (9.83%) Selenium
5 98 (9.35%) Subversion
6 56 (5.34%) Cucumber
7 40 (3.82%) JBehave
8 32 (3.05%) JMeter
9 29 (2.77%) Eclipse
10 24 (2.29%) Jenkins
11 21 (2.00%) WebDriver
12 19 (1.81%) Ant
13 18 (1.72%) JIRA
14 17 (1.62%) SoapUI
15 16 (1.53%) Git (software)
16 15 (1.43%) Oracle Forms
17 14 (1.34%) Visual Studio
18 11 (1.05%) Behat
19 8 (0.76%) QuickTest Pro
20 7 (0.67%) NUnit
General
1 80 (7.63%) Finance
2 53 (5.06%) Retail
3 40 (3.82%) Telecoms
4 25 (2.39%) Games
5 23 (2.19%) Marketing
6 22 (2.10%) Banking
7 4 (0.38%) Advertising
8 2 (0.19%) Publishing
8 2 (0.19%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.095%) Legal
9 1 (0.095%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 466 (44.47%) Developer
2 286 (27.29%) Java Developer
3 235 (22.42%) Architect
4 116 (11.07%) Solutions Architect
5 102 (9.73%) Java Architect
6 99 (9.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 87 (8.30%) Senior Developer
8 77 (7.35%) Analyst
9 70 (6.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 55 (5.25%) Software Engineer
11 53 (5.06%) Lead Developer
12 51 (4.87%) Senior Java Developer
13 49 (4.68%) Software Developer
14 37 (3.53%) Team Leader
15 35 (3.34%) Systems Engineer
16 33 (3.15%) DevOps Engineer
17 29 (2.77%) Java Software Engineer
18 28 (2.67%) Applications Architect
19 27 (2.58%) Test Analyst
19 27 (2.58%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 402 (38.36%) Spring
2 325 (31.01%) J2EE
3 260 (24.81%) HTML
4 258 (24.62%) Hibernate
5 224 (21.37%) .NET
6 181 (17.27%) ActiveMQ
7 175 (16.70%) XML
8 168 (16.03%) HTML5
9 131 (12.50%) Web Services
10 97 (9.26%) Java EE
11 93 (8.87%) Apache Flex
12 88 (8.40%) BlazeDS
13 85 (8.11%) SOAP
14 76 (7.25%) LAMP
15 72 (6.87%) Spring MVC
16 68 (6.49%) CSS
17 64 (6.11%) REST
18 59 (5.63%) JDBC
19 56 (5.34%) jQuery
20 54 (5.15%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 99 (9.45%) Clustering
2 59 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
3 43 (4.10%) Open Source
4 42 (4.01%) Computer Science
5 29 (2.77%) Symmetrix
5 29 (2.77%) RIA
6 22 (2.10%) User Experience
7 20 (1.91%) N-Tier
8 18 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (1.62%) Algorithms
10 15 (1.43%) iPad
10 15 (1.43%) iPhone
11 11 (1.05%) 3D Graphics
12 10 (0.95%) Mobile App
12 10 (0.95%) Social Media
13 8 (0.76%) Mathematics
13 8 (0.76%) Blackberry
14 6 (0.57%) Data Integration
15 4 (0.38%) VLE
16 3 (0.29%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 366 (34.92%) Linux
2 193 (18.42%) UNIX
3 113 (10.78%) Windows
4 104 (9.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 41 (3.91%) Solaris
6 26 (2.48%) Apple iOS
7 18 (1.72%) Android
8 8 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (0.67%) Fedora
10 5 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.38%) HPUX
12 3 (0.29%) CentOS
12 3 (0.29%) zOS
12 3 (0.29%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.19%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.19%) SUSE
13 2 (0.19%) Debian
14 1 (0.095%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.095%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 511 (48.76%) Agile Software Development
2 269 (25.67%) E-Commerce
3 236 (22.52%) Scrum
4 116 (11.07%) OO
5 108 (10.31%) TDD
6 103 (9.83%) Software Engineering
7 102 (9.73%) Project Management
8 82 (7.82%) DevOps
8 82 (7.82%) Mentoring
9 74 (7.06%) BDD
10 72 (6.87%) MVC
11 70 (6.68%) Load Balancing
12 66 (6.30%) Service Delivery
13 63 (6.01%) UML
13 63 (6.01%) SOA
14 55 (5.25%) Business Intelligence
15 54 (5.15%) Enterprise Architecture
16 49 (4.68%) Technical Architecture
16 49 (4.68%) ITIL
17 44 (4.20%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 279 (26.62%) SQL
2 202 (19.27%) JavaScript
3 157 (14.98%) C#
4 105 (10.02%) Perl
5 93 (8.87%) PHP
6 79 (7.54%) Bash Shell
7 70 (6.68%) PowerShell
8 48 (4.58%) C++
9 43 (4.10%) Ruby
10 38 (3.63%) PL/SQL
11 30 (2.86%) Python
12 14 (1.34%) Shell Script
12 14 (1.34%) VB.NET
13 13 (1.24%) VB
14 9 (0.86%) XPath
15 8 (0.76%) Objective-C
16 7 (0.67%) T-SQL
17 6 (0.57%) C
18 5 (0.48%) VB6
19 4 (0.38%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 114 (10.88%) Degree
2 28 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
3 18 (1.72%) ISEB
4 6 (0.57%) ISTQB
5 4 (0.38%) CCSA
5 4 (0.38%) CCSE
5 4 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (0.38%) CCNP
5 4 (0.38%) CCNA
5 4 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.38%) MCSA
6 3 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.19%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.19%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.19%) OCPJP
7 2 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.19%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.19%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.19%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 105 (10.02%) PCI DSS
2 66 (6.30%) QA
3 7 (0.67%) SLA
4 1 (0.095%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.095%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.095%) COBIT
System Software
1 89 (8.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 73 (6.97%) VMware ESXi
3 13 (1.24%) VMware ESX
4 11 (1.05%) Active Directory
5 6 (0.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 6 (0.57%) MetaFrame
5 6 (0.57%) XenApp
5 6 (0.57%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.29%) Firmware
7 1 (0.095%) vSphere
7 1 (0.095%) Xen
Systems Management
1 23 (2.19%) Puppet
2 10 (0.95%) Vagrant
3 9 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.57%) Nagios
5 5 (0.48%) Foglight
5 5 (0.48%) Tivoli
5 5 (0.48%) Unicenter
6 4 (0.38%) Cobbler
6 4 (0.38%) Opsview
7 3 (0.29%) Hyperic
8 2 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.095%) CA Wily
9 1 (0.095%) OpenView
Vendors
1 437 (41.70%) Oracle
2 115 (10.97%) Red Hat
3 114 (10.88%) Cisco
4 95 (9.06%) VMware
5 66 (6.30%) JBoss
6 61 (5.82%) Microsoft
7 29 (2.77%) EMC
7 29 (2.77%) F5
8 18 (1.72%) Informatica
8 18 (1.72%) IBM
9 15 (1.43%) Apple
10 14 (1.34%) HP
10 14 (1.34%) Sencha
11 12 (1.15%) Citrix
11 12 (1.15%) Splunk
12 11 (1.05%) CheckPoint
13 8 (0.76%) Zend
13 8 (0.76%) hybris
14 7 (0.67%) Akamai
14 7 (0.67%) Rackspace
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,513 to £37,394 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Swan It Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £80K per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Edwin Alsop Associates
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago