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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 33 21 40
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +19
Permanent jobs citing Java 22 54 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 5.37% 9.85% 6.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.84% 17.42% 9.79%
Number of salaries quoted 20 48 23
Average salary £33,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.87% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,650 £22,925 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
203 310 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 49.51% 56.57% 63.69%
Number of salaries quoted 177 287 216
Average salary £35,000 £38,800 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.79% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 31 July 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Leicester

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 22 (43.14%) C#
1 22 (43.14%) .NET
2 21 (41.18%) SQL Server
3 16 (31.37%) SQL
3 16 (31.37%) XML
4 12 (23.53%) HTML
4 12 (23.53%) Finance
4 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (23.53%) Software Engineering
5 11 (21.57%) JavaScript
6 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET
7 9 (17.65%) SOAP
7 9 (17.65%) Web Services
7 9 (17.65%) UNIX
7 9 (17.65%) Degree
8 8 (15.69%) .NET Framework
8 8 (15.69%) J2EE
8 8 (15.69%) E-Commerce
9 7 (13.73%) Scrum
9 7 (13.73%) Eclipse
9 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
9 7 (13.73%) VB.NET
9 7 (13.73%) Windows
9 7 (13.73%) EJB
9 7 (13.73%) CSS
9 7 (13.73%) JUnit
9 7 (13.73%) Java SE
9 7 (13.73%) Java EE
9 7 (13.73%) Computer Science
9 7 (13.73%) JPA

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (9.80%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.92%) CMS
2 2 (3.92%) JBoss
3 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.96%) CICS
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) SAP APO
1 1 (1.96%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.96%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.92%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) Internet
2 3 (5.88%) HTTP
3 2 (3.92%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.88%) Adabas
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.92%) MySQL
4 2 (3.92%) MS Access
5 1 (1.96%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (13.73%) JUnit
1 7 (13.73%) Eclipse
1 7 (13.73%) Redmine
2 3 (5.88%) HP UFT
2 3 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.88%) Selenium
2 3 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.92%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.96%) Ranorex
4 1 (1.96%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.96%) TestComplete
4 1 (1.96%) Maven
General
1 12 (23.53%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Retail
3 3 (5.88%) Marketing
4 2 (3.92%) French Language
4 2 (3.92%) German Language
4 2 (3.92%) Italian Language
4 2 (3.92%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.96%) Games
5 1 (1.96%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 35 (68.63%) Developer
2 8 (15.69%) Software Developer
2 8 (15.69%) Java Developer
3 7 (13.73%) Applications Support
4 6 (11.76%) Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Graduate
6 4 (7.84%) Web Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Applications Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Team Leader
6 4 (7.84%) Development Team Leader
6 4 (7.84%) .NET Team Leader
6 4 (7.84%) Java Team Leader
6 4 (7.84%) AWS Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Hybris Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Graduate Web Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Lead Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Architect
8 2 (3.92%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (43.14%) .NET
2 16 (31.37%) XML
3 12 (23.53%) HTML
4 10 (19.61%) ASP.NET
5 9 (17.65%) SOAP
5 9 (17.65%) Web Services
6 8 (15.69%) J2EE
6 8 (15.69%) .NET Framework
7 7 (13.73%) Java SE
7 7 (13.73%) Java EE
7 7 (13.73%) EJB
7 7 (13.73%) CSS
7 7 (13.73%) JPA
7 7 (13.73%) JAX-RS
8 6 (11.76%) EJB 3.0
8 6 (11.76%) RESTful
9 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (7.84%) jQuery
10 4 (7.84%) Ajax
10 4 (7.84%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.80%) Mainframe
3 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.88%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.92%) PKI
5 2 (3.92%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.92%) Smartcard
5 2 (3.92%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.96%) PMI
6 1 (1.96%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.65%) UNIX
2 7 (13.73%) Windows
3 2 (3.92%) AIX
3 2 (3.92%) Linux
3 2 (3.92%) Android
3 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.92%) BlackBerry OS
3 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (23.53%) Software Engineering
2 8 (15.69%) E-Commerce
3 7 (13.73%) Scrum
3 7 (13.73%) Mentoring
4 6 (11.76%) MVC
5 5 (9.80%) Web Development
5 5 (9.80%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (7.84%) Coaching
7 3 (5.88%) DevOps
7 3 (5.88%) Automated Testing
7 3 (5.88%) Software Testing
7 3 (5.88%) Service Management
7 3 (5.88%) ITIL
7 3 (5.88%) OO
8 2 (3.92%) CRM
8 2 (3.92%) Data Modelling
8 2 (3.92%) Change Management
8 2 (3.92%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.92%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 22 (43.14%) C#
2 16 (31.37%) SQL
3 11 (21.57%) JavaScript
4 7 (13.73%) VB.NET
5 6 (11.76%) Python
5 6 (11.76%) C++
5 6 (11.76%) VB
6 4 (7.84%) COBOL
6 4 (7.84%) JCL
7 3 (5.88%) VB6
7 3 (5.88%) NATURAL
8 2 (3.92%) PHP
8 2 (3.92%) C
9 1 (1.96%) VBScript
9 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.96%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) Degree
2 6 (11.76%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.96%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.96%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Control-M
1 1 (1.96%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.76%) Oracle
3 4 (7.84%) Sun
4 3 (5.88%) IBM
4 3 (5.88%) hybris
5 2 (3.92%) i2
5 2 (3.92%) Metastorm
6 1 (1.96%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.96%) SAP
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd.
Salary: £41k Basic + Bonus (c15%), Pension, Share Option etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Merton Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago