The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 39 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 20 68 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 4.69% 11.99% 13.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.70% 19.88% 20.31%
Number of salaries quoted 15 56 50
Average salary £37,100 £42,500 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.70% +1.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%
Java
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester region.

Programming Languages Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
230 342 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 53.99% 60.32% 66.41%
Number of salaries quoted 200 303 236
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Java
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Java Salary Trend in Leicester

Java
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Leicester

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 37 (61.67%) .NET
2 32 (53.33%) SQL Server
3 25 (41.67%) C#
4 23 (38.33%) XML
5 18 (30.00%) Software Engineering
6 14 (23.33%) Finance
6 14 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (23.33%) Windows
7 13 (21.67%) Oracle
7 13 (21.67%) SQL
8 12 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (20.00%) Coaching
9 11 (18.33%) JavaScript
10 10 (16.67%) HTML
10 10 (16.67%) J2EE
10 10 (16.67%) ASP.NET
10 10 (16.67%) Web Services
10 10 (16.67%) UNIX
10 10 (16.67%) Computer Science
11 9 (15.00%) Android
11 9 (15.00%) Apple iOS
11 9 (15.00%) SOAP
11 9 (15.00%) Web Development
12 8 (13.33%) .NET Framework
12 8 (13.33%) Mainframe
12 8 (13.33%) EJB
12 8 (13.33%) VB.NET
12 8 (13.33%) JUnit
12 8 (13.33%) C++

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester region citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.00%) JBoss
3 2 (3.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.67%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.67%) Apache
4 1 (1.67%) CICS
4 1 (1.67%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.67%) LDAP
2 3 (5.00%) HTTP
3 2 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 12 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (6.67%) Adabas
4 2 (3.33%) MySQL
4 2 (3.33%) DB2
5 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (13.33%) JUnit
1 8 (13.33%) Redmine
2 7 (11.67%) Eclipse
3 3 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.00%) Subversion
4 2 (3.33%) Xcode
4 2 (3.33%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (3.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.33%) Selenium
4 2 (3.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 2 (3.33%) Ranorex
5 1 (1.67%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.67%) TestComplete
5 1 (1.67%) Maven
General
1 14 (23.33%) Finance
2 6 (10.00%) Retail
3 2 (3.33%) Marketing
4 1 (1.67%) French Language
4 1 (1.67%) German Language
4 1 (1.67%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.67%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 38 (63.33%) Developer
2 15 (25.00%) Team Leader
3 12 (20.00%) Java Team Leader
3 12 (20.00%) .NET Team Leader
3 12 (20.00%) Development Team Leader
4 11 (18.33%) Java Developer
4 11 (18.33%) Software Developer
5 8 (13.33%) Applications Support
6 7 (11.67%) Applications Developer
6 7 (11.67%) C++ Developer
6 7 (11.67%) C++ Software Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Analyst
8 4 (6.67%) Senior Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (5.00%) AWS Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Graduate
9 3 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Web Developer
10 2 (3.33%) Programmer
10 2 (3.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (61.67%) .NET
2 23 (38.33%) XML
3 10 (16.67%) HTML
3 10 (16.67%) J2EE
3 10 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 10 (16.67%) Web Services
4 9 (15.00%) SOAP
5 8 (13.33%) .NET Framework
5 8 (13.33%) EJB
6 7 (11.67%) JAX-RS
6 7 (11.67%) JPA
6 7 (11.67%) Java SE
6 7 (11.67%) Java EE
7 6 (10.00%) CSS
7 6 (10.00%) EJB 3.0
7 6 (10.00%) RESTful
8 5 (8.33%) jQuery
8 5 (8.33%) XSLT
9 4 (6.67%) Spring
10 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 8 (13.33%) Mainframe
3 7 (11.67%) Mathematics
3 7 (11.67%) Smartcard
3 7 (11.67%) Blackberry
3 7 (11.67%) PKI
4 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (6.67%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.33%) iPhone
6 2 (3.33%) iPad
7 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.67%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (1.67%) Chip and PIN
7 1 (1.67%) W3C
7 1 (1.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.33%) Windows
2 10 (16.67%) UNIX
3 9 (15.00%) Android
3 9 (15.00%) Apple iOS
4 7 (11.67%) BlackBerry OS
5 2 (3.33%) AIX
5 2 (3.33%) Linux
5 2 (3.33%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (20.00%) Coaching
4 9 (15.00%) Web Development
5 7 (11.67%) Cyber Security
5 7 (11.67%) Scrum
6 6 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 4 (6.67%) MVC
7 4 (6.67%) TDD
7 4 (6.67%) E-Commerce
7 4 (6.67%) OO
8 3 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (5.00%) Unit Testing
8 3 (5.00%) ITIL
9 2 (3.33%) Service Management
9 2 (3.33%) Project Management
9 2 (3.33%) Incident Management
9 2 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.33%) DevOps
9 2 (3.33%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (41.67%) C#
2 13 (21.67%) SQL
3 11 (18.33%) JavaScript
4 8 (13.33%) VB.NET
4 8 (13.33%) C++
4 8 (13.33%) COBOL
5 5 (8.33%) JCL
6 4 (6.67%) NATURAL
6 4 (6.67%) Python
6 4 (6.67%) VB
7 3 (5.00%) VB6
8 2 (3.33%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.67%) C
9 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (11.67%) Sun Certification
2 6 (10.00%) Degree
3 2 (3.33%) ISEB
4 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.67%) OCPJWCD
4 1 (1.67%) OCPJP
4 1 (1.67%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) CA Endevor
2 1 (1.67%) Control-M
Vendors
1 13 (21.67%) Oracle
2 6 (10.00%) IBM
2 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.33%) Sun
4 2 (3.33%) i2
4 2 (3.33%) Apple
5 1 (1.67%) hybris
5 1 (1.67%) Sitecore
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