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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 49 83 58
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 5 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.32% 0.35% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 0.36% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 1
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
375 558 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 98.94% 97.55% 99.09%
Number of salaries quoted 330 479 300
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £25,310
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 15 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) HTML
2 7 (46.67%) E-Commerce
2 7 (46.67%) CSS
2 7 (46.67%) J2EE
2 7 (46.67%) Spring
2 7 (46.67%) Retail
3 6 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (40.00%) Eclipse
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 5 (33.33%) .NET
4 5 (33.33%) C#
4 5 (33.33%) Release Management
4 5 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (33.33%) MVC
4 5 (33.33%) WebSphere
4 5 (33.33%) jQuery
4 5 (33.33%) HTML5
4 5 (33.33%) CSS3
4 5 (33.33%) XHTML
5 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (20.00%) COBOL
6 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (13.33%) JCL
6 2 (13.33%) Mainframe
6 2 (13.33%) CICS
7 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (6.67%) Marketing
7 1 (6.67%) Jetty
7 1 (6.67%) Cocoa

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 5 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (13.33%) CICS
3 1 (6.67%) Jetty
3 1 (6.67%) JBoss
3 1 (6.67%) Apache
3 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) DB2
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.67%) Subversion
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Hudson
2 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (46.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) HTML
1 7 (46.67%) J2EE
1 7 (46.67%) CSS
1 7 (46.67%) Spring
2 6 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 5 (33.33%) XHTML
3 5 (33.33%) jQuery
3 5 (33.33%) HTML5
3 5 (33.33%) .NET
3 5 (33.33%) CSS3
4 1 (6.67%) Android SDK
4 1 (6.67%) EJB
4 1 (6.67%) SOAP
4 1 (6.67%) Struts
4 1 (6.67%) Swing
4 1 (6.67%) REST
4 1 (6.67%) AWT
4 1 (6.67%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Android
1 1 (6.67%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) E-Commerce
2 5 (33.33%) MVC
2 5 (33.33%) Release Management
2 5 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Multithreading
3 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) TDD
3 1 (6.67%) Business Development
3 1 (6.67%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (20.00%) COBOL
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (13.33%) JCL
6 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
6 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
6 1 (6.67%) Python
6 1 (6.67%) Perl
6 1 (6.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Sun Certification
1 1 (6.67%) OCPJWCD
1 1 (6.67%) OCPJP
1 1 (6.67%) OCMJD
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) IBM
1 1 (6.67%) Sun