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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 10 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 465 526 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 12.88% 13.89% 12.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.29% 28.37% 22.94%
Number of salaries quoted 371 376 274
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
1769 1854 1478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 49.00% 48.96% 53.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1507 1548 1240
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 21 April 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Leeds

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 507 (55.59%) Agile Software Development
2 321 (35.20%) Oracle
3 267 (29.28%) Linux
4 254 (27.85%) SQL
5 251 (27.52%) HTML
6 235 (25.77%) .NET
7 218 (23.90%) Spring
8 201 (22.04%) Apache
9 169 (18.53%) J2EE
10 167 (18.31%) C#
11 165 (18.09%) E-Commerce
12 163 (17.87%) Scrum
13 160 (17.54%) HTML5
14 152 (16.67%) JavaScript
15 143 (15.68%) PHP
15 143 (15.68%) XML
16 136 (14.91%) OO
17 127 (13.93%) TDD
18 120 (13.16%) UNIX
19 119 (13.05%) Hibernate
20 114 (12.50%) DevOps
21 105 (11.51%) ActiveMQ
22 104 (11.40%) Degree
23 101 (11.07%) Web Services
24 95 (10.42%) Finance
25 92 (10.09%) Software Engineering
26 91 (9.98%) Continuous Integration
27 90 (9.87%) AngularJS
28 84 (9.21%) SOAP
29 81 (8.88%) CSS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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
1 201 (22.04%) Apache
2 68 (7.46%) Tomcat
3 52 (5.70%) WebLogic
4 36 (3.95%) WebSphere
5 28 (3.07%) JBoss
6 23 (2.52%) Node.js
7 11 (1.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 11 (1.21%) nginx
8 9 (0.99%) Apache Solr
8 9 (0.99%) CMS
9 8 (0.88%) IIS
10 7 (0.77%) GlassFish
11 4 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (0.44%) Drupal
12 3 (0.33%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (0.33%) SharePoint
12 3 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.22%) WebLogic Portal
13 2 (0.22%) Oracle Application Server
13 2 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 29 (3.18%) SPSS
2 16 (1.75%) MS Excel
3 7 (0.77%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.33%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.11%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.11%) Finacle
2 1 (0.11%) Maximo
2 1 (0.11%) Summit
2 1 (0.11%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (0.66%) GitHub
3 4 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.22%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.22%) SaaS
5 2 (0.22%) Route 53
5 2 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (0.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.11%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 44 (4.82%) HTTP
2 40 (4.39%) Internet
3 10 (1.10%) DNS
4 7 (0.77%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.55%) Firewall
6 4 (0.44%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (0.44%) SMTP
7 2 (0.22%) VPN
7 2 (0.22%) SSL
7 2 (0.22%) AMQP
7 2 (0.22%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.11%) WebEx
8 1 (0.11%) IPsec
8 1 (0.11%) SSH
8 1 (0.11%) DHCP
8 1 (0.11%) FTP
8 1 (0.11%) LDAP
8 1 (0.11%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (8.55%) SQL Server
2 59 (6.47%) Riak
3 56 (6.14%) NoSQL
4 53 (5.81%) Oracle Database
5 51 (5.59%) MySQL
6 35 (3.84%) Relational Database
7 33 (3.62%) Oracle BI EE
8 30 (3.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 29 (3.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 29 (3.18%) MongoDB
10 22 (2.41%) Hadoop
11 19 (2.08%) Apache Hive
11 19 (2.08%) RDBMS
12 15 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
12 15 (1.64%) Big Data
13 14 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
14 12 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
15 6 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 6 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
15 6 (0.66%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 58 (6.36%) Subversion
2 48 (5.26%) JUnit
2 48 (5.26%) Selenium
2 48 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 36 (3.95%) Maven
4 34 (3.73%) Jenkins
5 31 (3.40%) Hudson
6 20 (2.19%) NUnit
7 19 (2.08%) Eclipse
8 18 (1.97%) WebDriver
9 17 (1.86%) Oracle Forms
10 16 (1.75%) Visual Studio
10 16 (1.75%) JIRA
10 16 (1.75%) Cucumber
11 13 (1.43%) Xcode
11 13 (1.43%) MSTest
12 11 (1.21%) TeamCity
12 11 (1.21%) CocoaPods
13 8 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 5 (0.55%) PHPUnit
General
1 95 (10.42%) Finance
2 70 (7.68%) Retail
3 58 (6.36%) Games
4 29 (3.18%) Banking
5 7 (0.77%) Telecoms
6 5 (0.55%) Marketing
7 3 (0.33%) Advertising
7 3 (0.33%) Automotive
8 1 (0.11%) Law
8 1 (0.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 344 (37.72%) Developer
2 173 (18.97%) Java Developer
3 153 (16.78%) Architect
4 109 (11.95%) Solutions Architect
5 102 (11.18%) Analyst
6 80 (8.77%) Senior Developer
7 59 (6.47%) Technical Leader
8 51 (5.59%) Senior Java Developer
9 48 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
9 48 (5.26%) Software Engineer
10 41 (4.50%) Linux Systems Engineer
11 39 (4.28%) Test Analyst
12 35 (3.84%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 34 (3.73%) Project Manager
14 30 (3.29%) Java Architect
15 25 (2.74%) Graduate
15 25 (2.74%) Software Developer
15 25 (2.74%) DevOps Engineer
16 24 (2.63%) Development Manager
16 24 (2.63%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 251 (27.52%) HTML
2 235 (25.77%) .NET
3 218 (23.90%) Spring
4 169 (18.53%) J2EE
5 160 (17.54%) HTML5
6 143 (15.68%) XML
7 119 (13.05%) Hibernate
8 105 (11.51%) ActiveMQ
9 101 (11.07%) Web Services
10 90 (9.87%) AngularJS
11 84 (9.21%) SOAP
12 81 (8.88%) CSS
12 81 (8.88%) jQuery
13 76 (8.33%) LAMP
14 72 (7.89%) Java EE
15 49 (5.37%) Apache Camel
16 47 (5.15%) REST
17 36 (3.95%) CSS3
18 31 (3.40%) RabbitMQ
19 28 (3.07%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 59 (6.47%) Open Source
2 42 (4.61%) Mobile App
3 40 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (4.06%) User Experience
5 29 (3.18%) Computer Science
6 27 (2.96%) Blackberry
7 26 (2.85%) 3D Graphics
7 26 (2.85%) Enterprise Software
8 23 (2.52%) Mathematics
9 15 (1.64%) Visualisation
10 14 (1.54%) Social Media
11 13 (1.43%) Clustering
11 13 (1.43%) Statistics
11 13 (1.43%) Taxonomies
12 11 (1.21%) RIA
13 7 (0.77%) Data Integration
14 6 (0.66%) iPhone
14 6 (0.66%) Client/Server
15 4 (0.44%) Management Information System
15 4 (0.44%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 267 (29.28%) Linux
2 120 (13.16%) UNIX
3 49 (5.37%) Windows
4 46 (5.04%) Apple iOS
5 45 (4.93%) Android
6 9 (0.99%) Solaris
7 7 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.33%) HPUX
10 2 (0.22%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.22%) CentOS
10 2 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.22%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.11%) BlackBerry OS
11 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.11%) Debian
11 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 507 (55.59%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (18.09%) E-Commerce
3 163 (17.87%) Scrum
4 136 (14.91%) OO
5 127 (13.93%) TDD
6 114 (12.50%) DevOps
7 92 (10.09%) Software Engineering
8 91 (9.98%) Continuous Integration
9 65 (7.13%) SOA
9 65 (7.13%) Project Management
10 63 (6.91%) Unit Testing
11 60 (6.58%) Service Delivery
12 53 (5.81%) MVC
13 42 (4.61%) BDD
14 41 (4.50%) Continuous Improvement
15 40 (4.39%) Configuration Management
16 39 (4.28%) Business Intelligence
17 38 (4.17%) Integration Testing
18 37 (4.06%) Data Modelling
18 37 (4.06%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 254 (27.85%) SQL
2 167 (18.31%) C#
3 152 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 143 (15.68%) PHP
5 77 (8.44%) C++
6 71 (7.79%) Python
7 56 (6.14%) Ruby
8 31 (3.40%) R
9 30 (3.29%) MATLAB
10 27 (2.96%) Perl
11 24 (2.63%) PL/SQL
12 21 (2.30%) Objective-C
13 19 (2.08%) Bash Shell
14 12 (1.32%) VB.NET
15 10 (1.10%) VB
16 8 (0.88%) Groovy
16 8 (0.88%) Shell Script
17 7 (0.77%) VBA
17 7 (0.77%) C
18 6 (0.66%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 104 (11.40%) Degree
2 47 (5.15%) ISEB
3 8 (0.88%) ISTQB
4 7 (0.77%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.44%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (0.44%) OCPJP
6 3 (0.33%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (0.33%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.11%) PhD
7 1 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (5.48%) QA
2 22 (2.41%) SLA
2 22 (2.41%) PCI DSS
3 9 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.11%) HL7
System Software
1 17 (1.86%) HDFS
2 8 (0.88%) Squid
3 4 (0.44%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.11%) Xen
4 1 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.11%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 31 (3.40%) Puppet
2 27 (2.96%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (1.32%) Cobbler
3 12 (1.32%) Tivoli
4 3 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.22%) HAProxy
5 2 (0.22%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.11%) MOM
Vendors
1 321 (35.20%) Oracle
2 72 (7.89%) Microsoft
3 30 (3.29%) Tableau
4 15 (1.64%) Sencha
5 12 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (0.99%) HP
6 9 (0.99%) Hitachi
7 8 (0.88%) hybris
7 8 (0.88%) Red Hat
8 6 (0.66%) Siebel
8 6 (0.66%) Cisco
9 5 (0.55%) Adobe
10 4 (0.44%) IBM
10 4 (0.44%) Micro Focus
10 4 (0.44%) Zend
10 4 (0.44%) BEA
10 4 (0.44%) Rackspace
11 3 (0.33%) Apple
11 3 (0.33%) ATG
11 3 (0.33%) Sybase
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RMI International
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RMI International
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)
Salary: From £55,120 to £67,440 per annum depending on skills and experience
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + life insurance, pension, health in
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + pension, life insurance, medical i
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, life ins
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits & pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago