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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 49 62 41
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 10 4 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.39% 1.02% 6.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.45% 1.06% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 13
Average salary £37,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.84% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
408 379 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 97.37% 96.93% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 360 348 320
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,400
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 33 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (69.70%) J2EE
2 23 (69.70%) HTML
3 22 (66.67%) CSS
4 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (57.58%) SQL
6 17 (51.52%) TDD
7 16 (48.48%) Tomcat
8 13 (39.39%) Hibernate
8 13 (39.39%) Spring
9 12 (36.36%) E-Commerce
9 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
10 11 (33.33%) C#
10 11 (33.33%) .NET
10 11 (33.33%) XHTML
10 11 (33.33%) jQuery
10 11 (33.33%) Scrum
10 11 (33.33%) Retail
10 11 (33.33%) HTML5
10 11 (33.33%) CSS3
11 10 (30.30%) Internet
11 10 (30.30%) Java EE
11 10 (30.30%) Eclipse
12 9 (27.27%) Oracle
12 9 (27.27%) MVC
12 9 (27.27%) Mentoring
13 8 (24.24%) REST
13 8 (24.24%) Relational Database
13 8 (24.24%) XML
13 8 (24.24%) HTTP

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 16 (48.48%) Tomcat
2 7 (21.21%) Jetty
3 6 (18.18%) Apache Solr
4 3 (9.09%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) Internet
2 8 (24.24%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) RDBMS
1 8 (24.24%) Relational Database
2 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
3 6 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (18.18%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Eclipse
2 7 (21.21%) Subversion
3 6 (18.18%) Maven
3 6 (18.18%) Ant
4 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.03%) Hudson
4 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (33.33%) Retail
2 7 (21.21%) Marketing
3 6 (18.18%) Back Office
3 6 (18.18%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (69.70%) HTML
1 23 (69.70%) J2EE
2 22 (66.67%) CSS
3 13 (39.39%) Hibernate
3 13 (39.39%) Spring
4 11 (33.33%) XHTML
4 11 (33.33%) .NET
4 11 (33.33%) jQuery
4 11 (33.33%) HTML5
4 11 (33.33%) CSS3
5 10 (30.30%) Java EE
6 8 (24.24%) SOAP
6 8 (24.24%) XML
6 8 (24.24%) REST
7 7 (21.21%) RESTful
8 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 6 (18.18%) XSLT
8 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
8 6 (18.18%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.06%) E-Learning
2 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Learning Management System
3 1 (3.03%) SCORM
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
1 1 (3.03%) Android
1 1 (3.03%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (51.52%) TDD
3 12 (36.36%) E-Commerce
4 11 (33.33%) Scrum
5 9 (27.27%) MVC
5 9 (27.27%) Mentoring
6 7 (21.21%) OOD
7 6 (18.18%) UML
7 6 (18.18%) Extreme Programming
7 6 (18.18%) OWASP
7 6 (18.18%) Web Accessibility
7 6 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (15.15%) Release Management
9 4 (12.12%) RUP
9 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
10 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (9.09%) BDD
11 1 (3.03%) Unit Testing
11 1 (3.03%) Multithreading
11 1 (3.03%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (57.58%) SQL
3 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 11 (33.33%) C#
5 1 (3.03%) C++
5 1 (3.03%) Perl
5 1 (3.03%) Python
5 1 (3.03%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Oracle
2 8 (24.24%) JBoss
3 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 6 (18.18%) ATG
3 6 (18.18%) Intershop
3 6 (18.18%) hybris
3 6 (18.18%) Demandware
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