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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 17 39 30
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -9
Permanent jobs citing Java 60 25 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 10.79% 6.89% 7.64%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.87% 10.78% 11.08%
Number of salaries quoted 53 25 30
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £50,000 £41,790
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
318 232 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 57.19% 63.91% 69.00%
Number of salaries quoted 296 215 267
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 £27,000 £26,000
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 23 July 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Leicester

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 23 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 73 (58.87%) .NET
2 58 (46.77%) XML
3 54 (43.55%) C#
4 49 (39.52%) HTML
5 48 (38.71%) SQL Server
6 42 (33.87%) Oracle
7 39 (31.45%) JavaScript
8 38 (30.65%) Software Engineering
8 38 (30.65%) Computer Science
9 37 (29.84%) C++
10 35 (28.23%) CSS
10 35 (28.23%) Web Development
11 34 (27.42%) SQL
12 33 (26.61%) Windows
13 30 (24.19%) Finance
13 30 (24.19%) Android
14 29 (23.39%) Apple iOS
14 29 (23.39%) BlackBerry OS
14 29 (23.39%) Cyber Security
14 29 (23.39%) PKI
14 29 (23.39%) Mathematics
14 29 (23.39%) Smartcard
14 29 (23.39%) Blackberry
14 29 (23.39%) LDAP
14 29 (23.39%) PHP
14 29 (23.39%) J2EE
15 27 (21.77%) Tomcat
16 25 (20.16%) VoIP
17 21 (16.94%) CISSP
17 21 (16.94%) Firewall

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 27 (21.77%) Tomcat
2 8 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.45%) Jetty
3 6 (4.84%) Apache Solr
4 4 (3.23%) Apache
5 2 (1.61%) WordPress
5 2 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.81%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.81%) CMS
6 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.81%) DNN
Applications
1 3 (2.42%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.61%) Magento
2 1 (0.81%) SAP Retail
2 1 (0.81%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 29 (23.39%) LDAP
2 25 (20.16%) VoIP
3 21 (16.94%) VPN
3 21 (16.94%) Firewall
3 21 (16.94%) Wireless
4 15 (12.10%) HTTP
5 13 (10.48%) Internet
6 6 (4.84%) WAN
7 4 (3.23%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.61%) LAN
9 1 (0.81%) FTP
9 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (38.71%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.26%) RDBMS
2 9 (7.26%) Relational Database
3 8 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (6.45%) MySQL
3 8 (6.45%) DTS
4 6 (4.84%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (4.84%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.81%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (6.45%) Eclipse
2 7 (5.65%) Ant
2 7 (5.65%) Subversion
2 7 (5.65%) Maven
3 4 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.61%) JIRA
4 2 (1.61%) Toad
5 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.81%) Selenium
5 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
General
1 30 (24.19%) Finance
2 18 (14.52%) Retail
3 8 (6.45%) Back Office
4 6 (4.84%) Marketing
4 6 (4.84%) Advertising
5 1 (0.81%) Games
Job Titles
1 78 (62.90%) Developer
2 32 (25.81%) Software Developer
3 30 (24.19%) Java Developer
3 30 (24.19%) C++ Developer
4 29 (23.39%) C++ Software Developer
5 23 (18.55%) Web Developer
6 17 (13.71%) Tester
6 17 (13.71%) Penetration Tester
6 17 (13.71%) Security Tester
7 16 (12.90%) Senior Developer
8 11 (8.87%) Senior Java Developer
9 10 (8.06%) Project Manager
10 8 (6.45%) Java Web Developer
11 7 (5.65%) Systems Manager
11 7 (5.65%) Analyst
12 6 (4.84%) Graduate
13 5 (4.03%) Senior Web Developer
13 5 (4.03%) Graduate Developer
14 4 (3.23%) Graduate Web Developer
14 4 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (58.87%) .NET
2 58 (46.77%) XML
3 49 (39.52%) HTML
4 35 (28.23%) CSS
5 29 (23.39%) J2EE
6 17 (13.71%) Spring
6 17 (13.71%) jQuery
6 17 (13.71%) HTML5
7 16 (12.90%) Hibernate
7 16 (12.90%) Ajax
8 14 (11.29%) Web Services
9 12 (9.68%) Java EE
9 12 (9.68%) REST
9 12 (9.68%) ASP.NET
9 12 (9.68%) SOAP
9 12 (9.68%) XHTML
10 8 (6.45%) CSS3
10 8 (6.45%) XSLT
11 7 (5.65%) RESTful
11 7 (5.65%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 38 (30.65%) Computer Science
2 29 (23.39%) Mathematics
2 29 (23.39%) Smartcard
2 29 (23.39%) Blackberry
2 29 (23.39%) PKI
3 21 (16.94%) Open Source
4 4 (3.23%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.23%) Statistics
5 3 (2.42%) W3C
6 2 (1.61%) EPoS
6 2 (1.61%) E-Learning
6 2 (1.61%) Social Media
7 1 (0.81%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.81%) SCORM
7 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 33 (26.61%) Windows
2 30 (24.19%) Android
3 29 (23.39%) Apple iOS
3 29 (23.39%) BlackBerry OS
4 5 (4.03%) Linux
5 3 (2.42%) Solaris
6 1 (0.81%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.81%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (30.65%) Software Engineering
2 35 (28.23%) Web Development
3 29 (23.39%) Cyber Security
4 21 (16.94%) Security Testing
4 21 (16.94%) Information Management
4 21 (16.94%) Ethical Hacking
4 21 (16.94%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 21 (16.94%) Penetration Testing
4 21 (16.94%) TDD
5 16 (12.90%) Project Management
6 15 (12.10%) MVC
6 15 (12.10%) Scrum
6 15 (12.10%) E-Commerce
7 12 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (6.45%) OOD
9 7 (5.65%) ITIL
9 7 (5.65%) Extreme Programming
10 6 (4.84%) Service Delivery
10 6 (4.84%) UML
10 6 (4.84%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 54 (43.55%) C#
2 39 (31.45%) JavaScript
3 37 (29.84%) C++
4 34 (27.42%) SQL
5 29 (23.39%) PHP
6 21 (16.94%) C
6 21 (16.94%) Objective-C
7 12 (9.68%) VB
8 10 (8.06%) VBScript
9 1 (0.81%) ABAP
9 1 (0.81%) Python
9 1 (0.81%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 21 (16.94%) CISSP
1 21 (16.94%) GIAC
1 21 (16.94%) CEH
1 21 (16.94%) CISMP
1 21 (16.94%) GPEN
1 21 (16.94%) OSCP
2 7 (5.65%) Degree
3 2 (1.61%) ISEB
3 2 (1.61%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.81%) MCITP
4 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.81%) MCP
4 1 (0.81%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (16.94%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.42%) SLA
4 2 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.81%) Puppet
2 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.81%) Ansible
Vendors
1 42 (33.87%) Oracle
2 15 (12.10%) JBoss
3 13 (10.48%) Microsoft
4 9 (7.26%) SAP
5 8 (6.45%) ATG
5 8 (6.45%) Intershop
5 8 (6.45%) hybris
5 8 (6.45%) Demandware
6 2 (1.61%) VMware
6 2 (1.61%) HP
7 1 (0.81%) IBM
Leicester, Leicestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago