The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 19 35 28
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -7
Permanent jobs citing Java 55 24 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 10.04% 6.54% 7.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.80% 10.30% 11.60%
Number of salaries quoted 49 24 31
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +12.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £22,650 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £41,712
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
309 233 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 56.39% 63.49% 68.90%
Number of salaries quoted 286 214 258
Average salary £39,000 £36,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% +8.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java
Leicestershire

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 29 July 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Leicester

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 70 (58.33%) .NET
2 55 (45.83%) XML
3 52 (43.33%) C#
4 48 (40.00%) HTML
5 46 (38.33%) SQL Server
6 40 (33.33%) Oracle
7 39 (32.50%) JavaScript
8 36 (30.00%) Software Engineering
8 36 (30.00%) Computer Science
9 35 (29.17%) C++
10 34 (28.33%) CSS
11 33 (27.50%) SQL
11 33 (27.50%) Web Development
12 31 (25.83%) Windows
13 28 (23.33%) Finance
13 28 (23.33%) PHP
13 28 (23.33%) J2EE
13 28 (23.33%) Android
14 27 (22.50%) Apple iOS
14 27 (22.50%) BlackBerry OS
14 27 (22.50%) Cyber Security
14 27 (22.50%) PKI
14 27 (22.50%) Mathematics
14 27 (22.50%) LDAP
14 27 (22.50%) Smartcard
14 27 (22.50%) Blackberry
15 26 (21.67%) Tomcat
16 24 (20.00%) VoIP
17 21 (17.50%) TDD
18 20 (16.67%) CISMP

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 26 (21.67%) Tomcat
2 8 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.67%) Jetty
3 6 (5.00%) Apache Solr
4 4 (3.33%) Apache
5 2 (1.67%) WordPress
5 2 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.83%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.83%) CMS
6 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.83%) DNN
Applications
1 3 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Magento
2 1 (0.83%) SAP Retail
2 1 (0.83%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 27 (22.50%) LDAP
2 24 (20.00%) VoIP
3 20 (16.67%) VPN
3 20 (16.67%) Firewall
3 20 (16.67%) Wireless
4 15 (12.50%) HTTP
5 13 (10.83%) Internet
6 6 (5.00%) WAN
7 4 (3.33%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.67%) LAN
9 1 (0.83%) FTP
9 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (38.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.50%) RDBMS
2 9 (7.50%) Relational Database
3 8 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (6.67%) MySQL
3 8 (6.67%) DTS
4 6 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (5.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.83%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (5.83%) Ant
1 7 (5.83%) Eclipse
1 7 (5.83%) Subversion
1 7 (5.83%) Maven
2 4 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.67%) JIRA
3 2 (1.67%) Toad
4 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.83%) Selenium
4 1 (0.83%) Git (software)
General
1 28 (23.33%) Finance
2 18 (15.00%) Retail
3 7 (5.83%) Back Office
4 6 (5.00%) Marketing
4 6 (5.00%) Advertising
5 1 (0.83%) Games
Job Titles
1 75 (62.50%) Developer
2 30 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 29 (24.17%) Java Developer
4 28 (23.33%) C++ Developer
5 27 (22.50%) C++ Software Developer
6 22 (18.33%) Web Developer
7 16 (13.33%) Tester
7 16 (13.33%) Senior Developer
7 16 (13.33%) Penetration Tester
7 16 (13.33%) Security Tester
8 11 (9.17%) Senior Java Developer
9 10 (8.33%) Project Manager
10 7 (5.83%) Analyst
10 7 (5.83%) Java Web Developer
10 7 (5.83%) Systems Manager
11 6 (5.00%) Graduate
12 5 (4.17%) Senior Web Developer
12 5 (4.17%) Graduate Developer
13 4 (3.33%) Graduate Web Developer
13 4 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (58.33%) .NET
2 55 (45.83%) XML
3 48 (40.00%) HTML
4 34 (28.33%) CSS
5 28 (23.33%) J2EE
6 17 (14.17%) Spring
7 16 (13.33%) jQuery
7 16 (13.33%) HTML5
7 16 (13.33%) Hibernate
8 15 (12.50%) Ajax
9 14 (11.67%) Web Services
10 12 (10.00%) REST
10 12 (10.00%) ASP.NET
10 12 (10.00%) SOAP
11 11 (9.17%) XHTML
11 11 (9.17%) Java EE
12 7 (5.83%) XSLT
12 7 (5.83%) CSS3
12 7 (5.83%) RESTful
12 7 (5.83%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 36 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 27 (22.50%) Mathematics
2 27 (22.50%) Smartcard
2 27 (22.50%) Blackberry
2 27 (22.50%) PKI
3 20 (16.67%) Open Source
4 4 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.33%) Statistics
5 3 (2.50%) W3C
6 2 (1.67%) EPoS
6 2 (1.67%) E-Learning
6 2 (1.67%) Social Media
7 1 (0.83%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.83%) SCORM
7 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (25.83%) Windows
2 28 (23.33%) Android
3 27 (22.50%) Apple iOS
3 27 (22.50%) BlackBerry OS
4 5 (4.17%) Linux
5 3 (2.50%) Solaris
6 1 (0.83%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.83%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 33 (27.50%) Web Development
3 27 (22.50%) Cyber Security
4 21 (17.50%) TDD
5 20 (16.67%) Security Testing
5 20 (16.67%) Information Management
5 20 (16.67%) Ethical Hacking
5 20 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 20 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
6 16 (13.33%) Project Management
7 15 (12.50%) MVC
7 15 (12.50%) Scrum
8 14 (11.67%) E-Commerce
9 12 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (6.67%) OOD
11 7 (5.83%) ITIL
11 7 (5.83%) Extreme Programming
12 6 (5.00%) Service Delivery
12 6 (5.00%) UML
12 6 (5.00%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 52 (43.33%) C#
2 39 (32.50%) JavaScript
3 35 (29.17%) C++
4 33 (27.50%) SQL
5 28 (23.33%) PHP
6 20 (16.67%) C
6 20 (16.67%) Objective-C
7 12 (10.00%) VB
8 10 (8.33%) VBScript
9 1 (0.83%) ABAP
9 1 (0.83%) Python
9 1 (0.83%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 20 (16.67%) CISSP
1 20 (16.67%) GIAC
1 20 (16.67%) CEH
1 20 (16.67%) CISMP
1 20 (16.67%) GPEN
1 20 (16.67%) OSCP
2 7 (5.83%) Degree
3 2 (1.67%) ISEB
3 2 (1.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.83%) MCITP
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.83%) MCP
4 1 (0.83%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.50%) SLA
4 2 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.83%) Puppet
2 1 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.83%) Ansible
Vendors
1 40 (33.33%) Oracle
2 15 (12.50%) JBoss
3 13 (10.83%) Microsoft
4 9 (7.50%) SAP
5 7 (5.83%) ATG
5 7 (5.83%) Intershop
5 7 (5.83%) hybris
5 7 (5.83%) Demandware
6 2 (1.67%) VMware
6 2 (1.67%) HP
7 1 (0.83%) IBM
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