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

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Java Developer
Rank 144 140 117
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Java Developer 29 42 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.81% 1.11% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 1.15% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 29 30 36
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
3509 3655 2684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.45% 96.67% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2804 2941 2173
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 51 (100.00%) Java
2 47 (92.16%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (66.67%) Scrum
4 25 (49.02%) Linux
5 24 (47.06%) Oracle
6 23 (45.10%) HTML
7 22 (43.14%) J2EE
8 21 (41.18%) XML
9 18 (35.29%) Tomcat
9 18 (35.29%) Unit Testing
9 18 (35.29%) Oracle Database
10 17 (33.33%) JavaScript
11 16 (31.37%) Struts
11 16 (31.37%) Apache
11 16 (31.37%) TDD
12 15 (29.41%) E-Commerce
13 12 (23.53%) SQL
14 10 (19.61%) Spring
15 9 (17.65%) Hibernate
15 9 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
16 8 (15.69%) Refactoring
16 8 (15.69%) HTML5
16 8 (15.69%) User Experience
16 8 (15.69%) E-Procurement
16 8 (15.69%) J2SE
16 8 (15.69%) Business Intelligence
17 7 (13.73%) MySQL
18 6 (11.76%) ActiveMQ
19 5 (9.80%) PHP
19 5 (9.80%) CSS

Senior Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 (35.29%) Tomcat
2 16 (31.37%) Apache
3 3 (5.88%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.92%) CMS
4 2 (3.92%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.92%) JBoss
5 1 (1.96%) Apache ServiceMix
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (35.29%) Oracle Database
2 7 (13.73%) MySQL
3 5 (9.80%) MongoDB
4 4 (7.84%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.92%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.96%) Riak
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) JUnit
2 4 (7.84%) Maven
3 2 (3.92%) JIRA
3 2 (3.92%) Selenium
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (3.92%) JMeter
3 2 (3.92%) Subversion
3 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (3.92%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Games
2 1 (1.96%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (45.10%) HTML
2 22 (43.14%) J2EE
3 21 (41.18%) XML
4 16 (31.37%) Struts
5 10 (19.61%) Spring
6 9 (17.65%) Hibernate
7 8 (15.69%) J2SE
7 8 (15.69%) HTML5
8 6 (11.76%) ActiveMQ
9 5 (9.80%) CSS
10 4 (7.84%) SOAP
10 4 (7.84%) Symfony
11 3 (5.88%) jQuery
11 3 (5.88%) CSS3
11 3 (5.88%) AngularJS
11 3 (5.88%) Web Services
11 3 (5.88%) Java EE
12 2 (3.92%) Spring MVC
12 2 (3.92%) Ajax
13 1 (1.96%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) User Experience
2 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (49.02%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (92.16%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (66.67%) Scrum
3 18 (35.29%) Unit Testing
4 16 (31.37%) TDD
5 15 (29.41%) E-Commerce
6 9 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (15.69%) E-Procurement
7 8 (15.69%) Refactoring
7 8 (15.69%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (7.84%) MVC
8 4 (7.84%) Software Engineering
9 3 (5.88%) Mentoring
10 2 (3.92%) Change Control
10 2 (3.92%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (3.92%) Data Protection
10 2 (3.92%) OOP
10 2 (3.92%) Web Design
10 2 (3.92%) Configuration Management
11 1 (1.96%) Project Management
11 1 (1.96%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 12 (23.53%) SQL
4 5 (9.80%) PHP
5 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.96%) Perl
6 1 (1.96%) Python
6 1 (1.96%) Ruby
6 1 (1.96%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) SLA
1 2 (3.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Puppet
1 1 (1.96%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 24 (47.06%) Oracle
2 3 (5.88%) ATG
2 3 (5.88%) hybris
3 2 (3.92%) Hitachi
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