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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 22 32 32
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 42 35 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 10.02% 8.95% 8.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.42% 13.94% 13.60%
Number of salaries quoted 42 35 23
Average salary £37,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.87% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £31,000 £33,479
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
228 251 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 54.42% 64.19% 65.38%
Number of salaries quoted 211 238 207
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 £23,500 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £47,000
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 19 September 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Leicester

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 66 (55.46%) .NET
2 54 (45.38%) C#
3 49 (41.18%) HTML
3 49 (41.18%) XML
4 44 (36.97%) SQL Server
5 37 (31.09%) CSS
6 36 (30.25%) Oracle
6 36 (30.25%) SQL
7 35 (29.41%) JavaScript
7 35 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (27.73%) Software Engineering
9 31 (26.05%) Web Development
9 31 (26.05%) Computer Science
9 31 (26.05%) C++
10 29 (24.37%) Windows
10 29 (24.37%) Android
11 27 (22.69%) Apple iOS
11 27 (22.69%) J2EE
12 24 (20.17%) Retail
12 24 (20.17%) Mathematics
12 24 (20.17%) PKI
12 24 (20.17%) BlackBerry OS
12 24 (20.17%) Cyber Security
12 24 (20.17%) Smartcard
12 24 (20.17%) Blackberry
12 24 (20.17%) Finance
12 24 (20.17%) LDAP
13 22 (18.49%) Tomcat
13 22 (18.49%) MVC
14 20 (16.81%) PHP

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 22 (18.49%) Tomcat
2 7 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.88%) Jetty
3 6 (5.04%) Apache Solr
3 6 (5.04%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.36%) Apache
5 2 (1.68%) CICS
5 2 (1.68%) WordPress
5 2 (1.68%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.84%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.84%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (2.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Magento
2 1 (0.84%) SAP Retail
2 1 (0.84%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 24 (20.17%) LDAP
2 17 (14.29%) VoIP
3 14 (11.76%) HTTP
4 13 (10.92%) VPN
4 13 (10.92%) Internet
4 13 (10.92%) Firewall
4 13 (10.92%) Wireless
5 6 (5.04%) WAN
6 4 (3.36%) Unified Communications
7 2 (1.68%) LAN
8 1 (0.84%) FTP
8 1 (0.84%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (36.97%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.72%) DTS
2 8 (6.72%) RDBMS
2 8 (6.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (6.72%) MySQL
2 8 (6.72%) Relational Database
3 6 (5.04%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (5.04%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.52%) DB2
5 2 (1.68%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 10 (8.40%) Eclipse
2 8 (6.72%) Subversion
3 7 (5.88%) Maven
3 7 (5.88%) Ant
4 4 (3.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.68%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.68%) Toad
5 2 (1.68%) JIRA
6 1 (0.84%) Selenium
6 1 (0.84%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.84%) Hudson
6 1 (0.84%) Jenkins
General
1 24 (20.17%) Finance
1 24 (20.17%) Retail
2 7 (5.88%) Marketing
3 6 (5.04%) Advertising
3 6 (5.04%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 81 (68.07%) Developer
2 33 (27.73%) Java Developer
3 27 (22.69%) Software Developer
4 25 (21.01%) C++ Developer
5 24 (20.17%) C++ Software Developer
6 19 (15.97%) Web Developer
7 14 (11.76%) Senior Developer
8 10 (8.40%) Project Manager
8 10 (8.40%) Senior Java Developer
9 9 (7.56%) Security Tester
9 9 (7.56%) Tester
9 9 (7.56%) Penetration Tester
10 7 (5.88%) Systems Manager
11 6 (5.04%) Java Web Developer
11 6 (5.04%) Analyst
12 5 (4.20%) Graduate
13 4 (3.36%) Programmer
13 4 (3.36%) 2nd Line Support
13 4 (3.36%) Test Analyst
13 4 (3.36%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (55.46%) .NET
2 49 (41.18%) HTML
2 49 (41.18%) XML
3 37 (31.09%) CSS
4 27 (22.69%) J2EE
5 20 (16.81%) HTML5
6 19 (15.97%) jQuery
7 17 (14.29%) Spring
8 16 (13.45%) Hibernate
9 15 (12.61%) XHTML
10 14 (11.76%) Ajax
10 14 (11.76%) Web Services
11 12 (10.08%) ASP.NET
12 11 (9.24%) SOAP
12 11 (9.24%) REST
12 11 (9.24%) CSS3
13 10 (8.40%) Java EE
14 8 (6.72%) ASP.NET MVC
15 7 (5.88%) RESTful
16 6 (5.04%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 31 (26.05%) Computer Science
2 24 (20.17%) Mathematics
2 24 (20.17%) Smartcard
2 24 (20.17%) Blackberry
2 24 (20.17%) PKI
3 14 (11.76%) Open Source
4 11 (9.24%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (5.88%) User Experience
5 7 (5.88%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.36%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.36%) Statistics
7 3 (2.52%) W3C
8 2 (1.68%) EPoS
8 2 (1.68%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.68%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.68%) E-Learning
8 2 (1.68%) Social Media
8 2 (1.68%) VSAM
9 1 (0.84%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.84%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 29 (24.37%) Windows
1 29 (24.37%) Android
2 27 (22.69%) Apple iOS
3 24 (20.17%) BlackBerry OS
4 4 (3.36%) Linux
5 2 (1.68%) Solaris
6 1 (0.84%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.84%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (27.73%) Software Engineering
3 31 (26.05%) Web Development
4 24 (20.17%) Cyber Security
5 22 (18.49%) MVC
6 19 (15.97%) TDD
7 18 (15.13%) E-Commerce
8 16 (13.45%) Project Management
9 14 (11.76%) Scrum
10 13 (10.92%) Information Management
10 13 (10.92%) Ethical Hacking
10 13 (10.92%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 13 (10.92%) Penetration Testing
10 13 (10.92%) Security Testing
11 12 (10.08%) Mentoring
12 10 (8.40%) OOD
13 8 (6.72%) OWASP
14 7 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
15 6 (5.04%) Web Accessibility
15 6 (5.04%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 54 (45.38%) C#
2 36 (30.25%) SQL
3 35 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 31 (26.05%) C++
5 20 (16.81%) PHP
6 16 (13.45%) Objective-C
7 15 (12.61%) C
8 12 (10.08%) VB
9 10 (8.40%) VBScript
10 2 (1.68%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.68%) Python
10 2 (1.68%) NATURAL
10 2 (1.68%) JCL
10 2 (1.68%) COBOL
11 1 (0.84%) Delphi
11 1 (0.84%) Perl
11 1 (0.84%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.84%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 13 (10.92%) CISSP
1 13 (10.92%) GIAC
1 13 (10.92%) CEH
1 13 (10.92%) CISMP
1 13 (10.92%) GPEN
1 13 (10.92%) OSCP
2 4 (3.36%) Degree
3 2 (1.68%) ISEB
3 2 (1.68%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.84%) MCITP
4 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.84%) MCP
4 1 (0.84%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.92%) PCI DSS
2 5 (4.20%) QA
3 4 (3.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.68%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.84%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.68%) CA Endevor
1 2 (1.68%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.84%) Puppet
2 1 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.84%) Ansible
Vendors
1 36 (30.25%) Oracle
2 14 (11.76%) JBoss
2 14 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.72%) SAP
4 6 (5.04%) ATG
4 6 (5.04%) Intershop
4 6 (5.04%) hybris
4 6 (5.04%) Demandware
5 3 (2.52%) IBM
6 2 (1.68%) VMware
6 2 (1.68%) HP
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