The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 53 49 48
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 4 22 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.93% 3.73% 2.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 3.86% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4 22 10
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%
Java Developer
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester 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
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
416 570 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 96.52% 96.61% 98.01%
Number of salaries quoted 356 502 305
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,080 £27,798 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,952 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Java Developer Salary Trend in Leicester

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Leicester

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester region that cited 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 Java Developer in their job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (90.91%) J2EE
2 10 (90.91%) Web Services
2 10 (90.91%) Software Engineering
3 9 (81.82%) Redmine
3 9 (81.82%) XML
3 9 (81.82%) UNIX
3 9 (81.82%) JUnit
3 9 (81.82%) SOAP
4 8 (72.73%) Eclipse
4 8 (72.73%) EJB
4 8 (72.73%) JAX-RS
4 8 (72.73%) JPA
4 8 (72.73%) Java SE
4 8 (72.73%) Java EE
5 7 (63.64%) EJB 3.0
5 7 (63.64%) RESTful
5 7 (63.64%) Oracle
5 7 (63.64%) Sun Certification
5 7 (63.64%) Finance
6 5 (45.45%) Sun
7 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
8 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (18.18%) Spring
8 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
8 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
9 1 (9.09%) SQL
9 1 (9.09%) MySQL
9 1 (9.09%) HTML
9 1 (9.09%) CSS

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester region that cited 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 Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) JBoss
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
1 1 (9.09%) Apache Solr
1 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) JUnit
1 9 (81.82%) Redmine
2 8 (72.73%) Eclipse
3 1 (9.09%) Subversion
3 1 (9.09%) Maven
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) J2EE
1 10 (90.91%) Web Services
2 9 (81.82%) XML
2 9 (81.82%) SOAP
3 8 (72.73%) EJB
3 8 (72.73%) Java SE
3 8 (72.73%) Java EE
3 8 (72.73%) JPA
3 8 (72.73%) JAX-RS
4 7 (63.64%) EJB 3.0
4 7 (63.64%) RESTful
5 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
5 2 (18.18%) Spring
6 1 (9.09%) Spring MVC
6 1 (9.09%) jQuery
6 1 (9.09%) CSS
6 1 (9.09%) HTML
6 1 (9.09%) JMS
6 1 (9.09%) SonicMQ
6 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) UNIX
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Software Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) SDLC
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) MVC
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle
2 5 (45.45%) Sun