The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Java Developer
Rank 163 133 92
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 19 22 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.50% 0.85% 2.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.89% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 43
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,250 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
Senior Java Developer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3644 2485 2678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.66% 95.50% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2808 1914 2192
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Senior Java Developer
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the Leeds region.

Senior Java Developer Salary Trend in Leeds

Senior Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Java Developer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Senior Java Developer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Senior Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Senior Java Developer in their job title 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 with Senior Java Developer in their job title.

1 61 (100.00%) Java
2 43 (70.49%) Spring
3 39 (63.93%) JUnit
4 37 (60.66%) J2EE
5 34 (55.74%) Spring MVC
6 27 (44.26%) HTML
7 26 (42.62%) MVC
8 25 (40.98%) Servlets
8 25 (40.98%) XML
9 24 (39.34%) Hibernate
10 20 (32.79%) Maven
11 19 (31.15%) jQuery
12 18 (29.51%) Tomcat
13 17 (27.87%) Oracle
13 17 (27.87%) Scrum
14 16 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (24.59%) MySQL
15 15 (24.59%) SQL
16 14 (22.95%) JBoss
16 14 (22.95%) TDD
17 12 (19.67%) JPA
17 12 (19.67%) Web Services
18 11 (18.03%) Linux
18 11 (18.03%) BDD
18 11 (18.03%) REST
18 11 (18.03%) WebSphere
19 10 (16.39%) JSON
19 10 (16.39%) Selenium
19 10 (16.39%) Business Intelligence
20 9 (14.75%) JMeter

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Senior Java Developer in their job title 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 with Senior Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (29.51%) Tomcat
2 11 (18.03%) WebSphere
3 4 (6.56%) IIS
3 4 (6.56%) Apache
4 2 (3.28%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.28%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (3.28%) ATG Dynamo
5 1 (1.64%) CMS
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.64%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.59%) MySQL
2 8 (13.11%) Big Data
3 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.92%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.92%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.28%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.28%) DB2
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 39 (63.93%) JUnit
2 20 (32.79%) Maven
3 10 (16.39%) Selenium
4 9 (14.75%) JMeter
5 8 (13.11%) JBehave
6 7 (11.48%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.28%) NUnit
8 1 (1.64%) Ant
General
1 8 (13.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.64%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (70.49%) Spring
2 37 (60.66%) J2EE
3 34 (55.74%) Spring MVC
4 27 (44.26%) HTML
5 25 (40.98%) Servlets
5 25 (40.98%) XML
6 24 (39.34%) Hibernate
7 19 (31.15%) jQuery
8 12 (19.67%) JPA
8 12 (19.67%) Web Services
9 11 (18.03%) REST
10 10 (16.39%) JSON
11 9 (14.75%) CSS
12 8 (13.11%) SOAP
12 8 (13.11%) ActiveMQ
12 8 (13.11%) Apache Wicket
12 8 (13.11%) RESTful
12 8 (13.11%) AngularJS
12 8 (13.11%) Apache Camel
12 8 (13.11%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.28%) GIS
1 2 (3.28%) Open Source
1 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.03%) Linux
2 8 (13.11%) UNIX
3 2 (3.28%) Windows
4 1 (1.64%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (42.62%) MVC
2 17 (27.87%) Scrum
3 16 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (22.95%) TDD
5 11 (18.03%) BDD
6 10 (16.39%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (13.11%) Enterprise Architecture
7 8 (13.11%) Dependency Injection
7 8 (13.11%) Complex Event Processing
8 7 (11.48%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (8.20%) E-Commerce
10 3 (4.92%) Unit Testing
10 3 (4.92%) Software Engineering
11 2 (3.28%) SOA
11 2 (3.28%) OO
11 2 (3.28%) Stakeholder Management
12 1 (1.64%) Identity Management
12 1 (1.64%) OOP
12 1 (1.64%) Kanban
12 1 (1.64%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 61 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (24.59%) SQL
3 9 (14.75%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.20%) C#
5 1 (1.64%) PHP
5 1 (1.64%) Ruby
5 1 (1.64%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (1.64%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Puppet
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 17 (27.87%) Oracle
2 14 (22.95%) JBoss
3 4 (6.56%) IBM
4 2 (3.28%) BEA
4 2 (3.28%) ATG
4 2 (3.28%) hybris
5 1 (1.64%) Sage
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