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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Developer
Rank 44 51 70
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 9 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.27% 1.53% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.28% 1.53% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 7
Average salary £65,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+85.71% -7.89%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
394 392 523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 99.24% 100.00% 98.68%
Number of salaries quoted 349 329 440
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +9.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Leicester

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 12 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) Oracle
4 4 (33.33%) IIS
4 4 (33.33%) CSS
4 4 (33.33%) HTML
4 4 (33.33%) J2EE
4 4 (33.33%) Unix
4 4 (33.33%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) OO
4 4 (33.33%) Apache
4 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 4 (33.33%) J2ME
4 4 (33.33%) Sun Certification
4 4 (33.33%) Java SE
4 4 (33.33%) Java EE
4 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 3 (25.00%) HTML5
5 3 (25.00%) hybris
5 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (25.00%) Taglibs
5 3 (25.00%) MVC
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) ATG
5 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (25.00%) JSP
5 3 (25.00%) Servlets
6 2 (16.67%) SAP

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 4 (33.33%) Apache
1 4 (33.33%) IIS
1 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (16.67%) Node.js
3 1 (8.33%) CICS
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) Google App Engine
1 2 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (16.67%) IaaS
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (16.67%) PaaS
1 2 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 2 (16.67%) Hazelcast
1 2 (16.67%) KDB
1 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (16.67%) SAP HANA
2 1 (8.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 4 (33.33%) CSS
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
1 4 (33.33%) J2EE
1 4 (33.33%) J2ME
1 4 (33.33%) Java EE
1 4 (33.33%) Java SE
2 3 (25.00%) HTML5
2 3 (25.00%) JSP
2 3 (25.00%) Servlets
2 3 (25.00%) Taglibs
3 2 (16.67%) Backbone.js
3 2 (16.67%) DOM
3 2 (16.67%) Ext JS
3 2 (16.67%) JPA
3 2 (16.67%) REST
3 2 (16.67%) RESTful
3 2 (16.67%) Spring
3 2 (16.67%) Ultra Messaging
3 2 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Unix
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Android
2 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) OO
3 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (25.00%) MVC
3 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 2 (16.67%) Business Development
4 2 (16.67%) Coaching
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (16.67%) CQRS
4 2 (16.67%) DOM Manipulation/Scripting
4 2 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
4 2 (16.67%) Functional Programming
4 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (16.67%) Mobile First
4 2 (16.67%) OOD
4 2 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 2 (16.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) Clojure
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) COBOL
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) JCL
4 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Sun Certification
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) ATG
2 3 (25.00%) hybris
3 2 (16.67%) GigaSpaces
3 2 (16.67%) Google
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Rackspace
3 2 (16.67%) SAP
3 2 (16.67%) Solace
3 2 (16.67%) StreamBase
3 2 (16.67%) Twitter
4 1 (8.33%) IBM