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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 19 33 30
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Permanent jobs citing Java 44 35 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 10.78% 8.79% 8.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.47% 13.16% 12.97%
Number of salaries quoted 44 35 20
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,150 £32,500 £33,479
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £37,650
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
226 266 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 55.39% 66.83% 63.40%
Number of salaries quoted 209 248 184
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 2 October 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Leicester

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 60 (51.72%) .NET
2 48 (41.38%) C#
3 45 (38.79%) HTML
3 45 (38.79%) XML
4 40 (34.48%) SQL Server
5 35 (30.17%) CSS
6 34 (29.31%) Oracle
6 34 (29.31%) SQL
7 33 (28.45%) JavaScript
7 33 (28.45%) Software Engineering
8 32 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (26.72%) Web Development
9 31 (26.72%) Computer Science
10 30 (25.86%) Android
11 29 (25.00%) C++
11 29 (25.00%) Windows
12 28 (24.14%) Apple iOS
13 27 (23.28%) J2EE
14 24 (20.69%) Mathematics
14 24 (20.69%) PKI
14 24 (20.69%) BlackBerry OS
14 24 (20.69%) Cyber Security
14 24 (20.69%) Smartcard
14 24 (20.69%) Blackberry
14 24 (20.69%) Finance
14 24 (20.69%) LDAP
15 21 (18.10%) MVC
16 20 (17.24%) Tomcat
16 20 (17.24%) Retail
17 19 (16.38%) TDD

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 20 (17.24%) Tomcat
2 8 (6.90%) WebSphere
3 7 (6.03%) Jetty
3 7 (6.03%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.45%) Apache
4 4 (3.45%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.72%) WordPress
5 2 (1.72%) CICS
5 2 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.86%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.86%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (2.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.72%) Magento
2 1 (0.86%) SAP Retail
2 1 (0.86%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 24 (20.69%) LDAP
2 14 (12.07%) HTTP
3 13 (11.21%) VoIP
4 11 (9.48%) VPN
4 11 (9.48%) Internet
4 11 (9.48%) Firewall
4 11 (9.48%) Wireless
5 6 (5.17%) WAN
6 2 (1.72%) LAN
6 2 (1.72%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.86%) FTP
7 1 (0.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.90%) RDBMS
2 8 (6.90%) MySQL
2 8 (6.90%) Relational Database
3 6 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (5.17%) DTS
4 4 (3.45%) DB2
4 4 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (3.45%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.72%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 10 (8.62%) Eclipse
2 6 (5.17%) Subversion
3 5 (4.31%) Maven
3 5 (4.31%) Ant
4 2 (1.72%) Toad
4 2 (1.72%) JIRA
4 2 (1.72%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.86%) Hudson
5 1 (0.86%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.86%) Selenium
5 1 (0.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (20.69%) Finance
2 20 (17.24%) Retail
3 5 (4.31%) Marketing
4 4 (3.45%) Advertising
4 4 (3.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 82 (70.69%) Developer
2 33 (28.45%) Java Developer
3 27 (23.28%) Software Developer
4 25 (21.55%) C++ Developer
5 24 (20.69%) C++ Software Developer
6 17 (14.66%) Web Developer
7 14 (12.07%) Senior Developer
8 10 (8.62%) Senior Java Developer
9 8 (6.90%) Penetration Tester
9 8 (6.90%) Project Manager
9 8 (6.90%) Tester
9 8 (6.90%) Security Tester
10 6 (5.17%) Systems Manager
11 5 (4.31%) Analyst
11 5 (4.31%) Graduate
12 4 (3.45%) Senior Web Developer
12 4 (3.45%) Programmer
12 4 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support
12 4 (3.45%) Graduate Developer
12 4 (3.45%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (51.72%) .NET
2 45 (38.79%) HTML
2 45 (38.79%) XML
3 35 (30.17%) CSS
4 27 (23.28%) J2EE
5 19 (16.38%) Spring
6 18 (15.52%) Hibernate
7 16 (13.79%) HTML5
8 15 (12.93%) jQuery
9 13 (11.21%) XHTML
10 12 (10.34%) Web Services
11 11 (9.48%) REST
11 11 (9.48%) SOAP
12 10 (8.62%) Ajax
13 9 (7.76%) CSS3
14 8 (6.90%) Java EE
14 8 (6.90%) ASP.NET
15 6 (5.17%) ASP.NET MVC
16 5 (4.31%) RESTful
17 4 (3.45%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 31 (26.72%) Computer Science
2 24 (20.69%) Mathematics
2 24 (20.69%) Smartcard
2 24 (20.69%) Blackberry
2 24 (20.69%) PKI
3 12 (10.34%) Open Source
4 10 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (6.90%) User Experience
5 8 (6.90%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.45%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.59%) W3C
8 2 (1.72%) EPoS
8 2 (1.72%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.72%) E-Learning
8 2 (1.72%) Statistics
8 2 (1.72%) Social Media
8 2 (1.72%) VSAM
9 1 (0.86%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.86%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 30 (25.86%) Android
2 29 (25.00%) Windows
3 28 (24.14%) Apple iOS
4 24 (20.69%) BlackBerry OS
5 4 (3.45%) Linux
6 2 (1.72%) Solaris
7 1 (0.86%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.86%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (28.45%) Software Engineering
2 32 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (26.72%) Web Development
4 24 (20.69%) Cyber Security
5 21 (18.10%) MVC
6 19 (16.38%) TDD
7 16 (13.79%) E-Commerce
8 12 (10.34%) Project Management
8 12 (10.34%) Scrum
8 12 (10.34%) Mentoring
9 11 (9.48%) Security Testing
9 11 (9.48%) Information Management
9 11 (9.48%) Ethical Hacking
9 11 (9.48%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 11 (9.48%) Penetration Testing
9 11 (9.48%) OOD
10 8 (6.90%) Release Management
10 8 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (6.90%) OWASP
11 6 (5.17%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 48 (41.38%) C#
2 34 (29.31%) SQL
3 33 (28.45%) JavaScript
4 29 (25.00%) C++
5 18 (15.52%) PHP
6 15 (12.93%) Objective-C
7 13 (11.21%) C
8 10 (8.62%) VB
9 8 (6.90%) VBScript
10 3 (2.59%) COBOL
11 2 (1.72%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.72%) Python
11 2 (1.72%) NATURAL
11 2 (1.72%) JCL
12 1 (0.86%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.86%) ABAP
12 1 (0.86%) Delphi
12 1 (0.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (9.48%) CISSP
1 11 (9.48%) GIAC
1 11 (9.48%) CEH
1 11 (9.48%) CISMP
1 11 (9.48%) GPEN
1 11 (9.48%) OSCP
2 4 (3.45%) Degree
3 2 (1.72%) ISEB
3 2 (1.72%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.86%) MCITP
4 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.86%) MCP
4 1 (0.86%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.48%) PCI DSS
2 8 (6.90%) QA
3 2 (1.72%) SLA
3 2 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.72%) CA Endevor
1 2 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.86%) Puppet
2 1 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.86%) Ansible
Vendors
1 34 (29.31%) Oracle
2 14 (12.07%) JBoss
3 12 (10.34%) Microsoft
4 8 (6.90%) SAP
5 4 (3.45%) IBM
5 4 (3.45%) ATG
5 4 (3.45%) Intershop
5 4 (3.45%) hybris
5 4 (3.45%) Demandware
6 2 (1.72%) VMware
6 2 (1.72%) HP
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