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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 31 22 33
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Permanent jobs citing Java 23 43 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 5.50% 9.17% 7.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.27% 16.86% 12.17%
Number of salaries quoted 21 39 28
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,320 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
204 255 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 48.80% 54.37% 61.66%
Number of salaries quoted 178 230 217
Average salary £35,500 £36,000 £33,900
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.38% +6.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 1 September 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Leicester

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 17 (37.78%) C#
1 17 (37.78%) .NET
2 14 (31.11%) SQL
3 12 (26.67%) HTML
3 12 (26.67%) XML
3 12 (26.67%) E-Commerce
4 11 (24.44%) JavaScript
4 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
5 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 10 (22.22%) Finance
6 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 9 (20.00%) QA
6 9 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (17.78%) DevOps
7 8 (17.78%) Degree
7 8 (17.78%) CSS
7 8 (17.78%) UNIX
7 8 (17.78%) Internet
8 7 (15.56%) Python
8 7 (15.56%) SOAP
8 7 (15.56%) Web Services
8 7 (15.56%) J2EE
8 7 (15.56%) Business Development
8 7 (15.56%) Management Information System
9 6 (13.33%) MVC
9 6 (13.33%) Quality Management
9 6 (13.33%) Service Delivery
9 6 (13.33%) Change Management
9 6 (13.33%) Java SE

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 5 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.44%) CMS
2 2 (4.44%) JBoss
2 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.22%) CICS
3 1 (2.22%) Apache
3 1 (2.22%) IIS
3 1 (2.22%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) SAP APO
1 2 (4.44%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.44%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.78%) Internet
2 2 (4.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) MySQL
2 3 (6.67%) Adabas
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.44%) MS Access
4 1 (2.22%) DB2
4 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 5 (11.11%) JUnit
1 5 (11.11%) Redmine
2 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.44%) SpecFlow
3 2 (4.44%) HP UFT
3 2 (4.44%) Selenium
3 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.22%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (22.22%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Retail
3 2 (4.44%) Marketing
3 2 (4.44%) French Language
3 2 (4.44%) German Language
3 2 (4.44%) Italian Language
3 2 (4.44%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (62.22%) Developer
2 7 (15.56%) Software Developer
3 6 (13.33%) Java Developer
3 6 (13.33%) Configuration Engineer
3 6 (13.33%) Senior Configuration Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Graduate
4 4 (8.89%) Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) AWS Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Hybris Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Technical Architect
5 3 (6.67%) Architect
5 3 (6.67%) Applications Support
5 3 (6.67%) Lead Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Web Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Senior Web Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Graduate Web Developer
6 2 (4.44%) CRM Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Junior Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (37.78%) .NET
2 12 (26.67%) XML
2 12 (26.67%) HTML
3 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 8 (17.78%) CSS
5 7 (15.56%) SOAP
5 7 (15.56%) Web Services
5 7 (15.56%) J2EE
6 6 (13.33%) Java SE
6 6 (13.33%) Java EE
7 5 (11.11%) jQuery
7 5 (11.11%) JPA
7 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (11.11%) JAX-RS
7 5 (11.11%) EJB
7 5 (11.11%) .NET Framework
8 4 (8.89%) Ajax
8 4 (8.89%) EJB 3.0
8 4 (8.89%) RESTful
9 3 (6.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.11%) Mainframe
3 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.22%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.78%) UNIX
2 5 (11.11%) Windows
3 2 (4.44%) AIX
3 2 (4.44%) Linux
3 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) E-Commerce
2 9 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (17.78%) DevOps
4 7 (15.56%) Business Development
5 6 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (13.33%) Change Control
5 6 (13.33%) Performance Management
5 6 (13.33%) OWASP
5 6 (13.33%) Quality Management
5 6 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 6 (13.33%) Change Management
5 6 (13.33%) MVC
5 6 (13.33%) Configuration Management
5 6 (13.33%) Performance Analysis
5 6 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.67%) Scrum
6 3 (6.67%) OO
6 3 (6.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 17 (37.78%) C#
2 14 (31.11%) SQL
3 11 (24.44%) JavaScript
4 7 (15.56%) Python
5 6 (13.33%) C++
6 5 (11.11%) VB
6 5 (11.11%) VB.NET
7 4 (8.89%) COBOL
7 4 (8.89%) PHP
7 4 (8.89%) JCL
8 3 (6.67%) VB6
8 3 (6.67%) NATURAL
9 2 (4.44%) C
9 2 (4.44%) ABAP
10 1 (2.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) Degree
2 5 (11.11%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Control-M
1 1 (2.22%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
1 4 (8.89%) Oracle
2 3 (6.67%) IBM
2 3 (6.67%) hybris
2 3 (6.67%) Sun
3 2 (4.44%) i2
3 2 (4.44%) Metastorm
3 2 (4.44%) SAP
4 1 (2.22%) Sitecore
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £26k - 320k per year
Posted: 6 days ago