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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 25 36 45
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +9
Permanent jobs citing Java 32 52 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 8.58% 9.29% 3.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.17% 13.68% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 32 50 12
Average salary £43,000 £41,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.87% -18.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
211 380 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 56.57% 67.86% 67.58%
Number of salaries quoted 196 330 212
Average salary £38,800 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.46% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £26,500 £25,619
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 December 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Leicester

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 47 (63.51%) .NET
2 39 (52.70%) C#
3 28 (37.84%) SQL Server
4 26 (35.14%) Android
5 24 (32.43%) XML
5 24 (32.43%) Apple iOS
6 23 (31.08%) Windows
7 22 (29.73%) Software Engineering
7 22 (29.73%) Computer Science
8 21 (28.38%) C++
9 20 (27.03%) SQL
9 20 (27.03%) Oracle
9 20 (27.03%) Web Development
10 19 (25.68%) LDAP
10 19 (25.68%) Smartcard
10 19 (25.68%) Blackberry
10 19 (25.68%) Finance
10 19 (25.68%) PKI
10 19 (25.68%) Mathematics
10 19 (25.68%) BlackBerry OS
10 19 (25.68%) Cyber Security
11 13 (17.57%) HTML
11 13 (17.57%) Retail
12 12 (16.22%) CSS
13 11 (14.86%) COBOL
13 11 (14.86%) MVC
14 10 (13.51%) WebSphere
14 10 (13.51%) Release Management
15 9 (12.16%) QA
16 8 (10.81%) E-Commerce

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 10 (13.51%) WebSphere
2 7 (9.46%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.41%) CICS
4 1 (1.35%) Apache
4 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.35%) SAP Retail
1 1 (1.35%) Retail-J
Communications & Networking
1 19 (25.68%) LDAP
2 4 (5.41%) WAN
3 3 (4.05%) VoIP
3 3 (4.05%) VPN
3 3 (4.05%) Firewall
3 3 (4.05%) Wireless
4 1 (1.35%) FTP
4 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (37.84%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.11%) DB2
3 5 (6.76%) Adabas
4 3 (4.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Eclipse
2 3 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.70%) Subversion
3 2 (2.70%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.35%) Selenium
4 1 (1.35%) FitNesse
4 1 (1.35%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.35%) Xcode
4 1 (1.35%) Hudson
4 1 (1.35%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.35%) Ranorex
General
1 19 (25.68%) Finance
2 13 (17.57%) Retail
3 1 (1.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (63.51%) Developer
2 20 (27.03%) C++ Developer
3 19 (25.68%) Software Developer
3 19 (25.68%) C++ Software Developer
4 14 (18.92%) Java Developer
5 7 (9.46%) Team Leader
5 7 (9.46%) Programmer
6 6 (8.11%) Configuration Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 4 (5.41%) Mobile Developer
7 4 (5.41%) COBOL Programmer
7 4 (5.41%) Tester
7 4 (5.41%) Analyst
7 4 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (4.05%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Senior Analyst Programmer
8 3 (4.05%) Development Team Leader
8 3 (4.05%) Penetration Tester
8 3 (4.05%) Java Team Leader
8 3 (4.05%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (63.51%) .NET
2 24 (32.43%) XML
3 13 (17.57%) HTML
4 12 (16.22%) CSS
5 7 (9.46%) ASP.NET
6 6 (8.11%) J2EE
6 6 (8.11%) Spring
6 6 (8.11%) jQuery
6 6 (8.11%) HTML5
7 5 (6.76%) CSS3
7 5 (6.76%) Hibernate
7 5 (6.76%) XHTML
8 3 (4.05%) XSLT
9 2 (2.70%) Cocoa
9 2 (2.70%) Web Services
9 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (2.70%) .NET Framework
9 2 (2.70%) Android SDK
10 1 (1.35%) iOS SDK
10 1 (1.35%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 22 (29.73%) Computer Science
2 19 (25.68%) Smartcard
2 19 (25.68%) Blackberry
2 19 (25.68%) PKI
2 19 (25.68%) Mathematics
3 7 (9.46%) Mainframe
3 7 (9.46%) Mobile App
3 7 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (8.11%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.41%) User Experience
5 4 (5.41%) Open Source
6 2 (2.70%) VSAM
6 2 (2.70%) EPoS
7 1 (1.35%) EFT
7 1 (1.35%) W3C
7 1 (1.35%) iPad
7 1 (1.35%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (1.35%) iPhone
7 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 26 (35.14%) Android
2 24 (32.43%) Apple iOS
3 23 (31.08%) Windows
4 19 (25.68%) BlackBerry OS
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.35%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.35%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (29.73%) Software Engineering
2 20 (27.03%) Web Development
3 19 (25.68%) Cyber Security
4 11 (14.86%) MVC
5 10 (13.51%) Release Management
6 8 (10.81%) E-Commerce
7 7 (9.46%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (9.46%) Business Development
8 6 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (8.11%) Performance Management
8 6 (8.11%) OWASP
8 6 (8.11%) ITIL
8 6 (8.11%) Configuration Management
8 6 (8.11%) Service Delivery
8 6 (8.11%) Change Management
8 6 (8.11%) Android Development
8 6 (8.11%) DevOps
9 5 (6.76%) iOS Development
10 4 (5.41%) Incident Management
10 4 (5.41%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (52.70%) C#
2 21 (28.38%) C++
3 20 (27.03%) SQL
4 11 (14.86%) COBOL
5 8 (10.81%) Objective-C
6 7 (9.46%) JCL
7 5 (6.76%) NATURAL
7 5 (6.76%) JavaScript
7 5 (6.76%) C
8 4 (5.41%) PHP
8 4 (5.41%) VB
8 4 (5.41%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.70%) VBScript
10 1 (1.35%) Python
10 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.35%) Perl
10 1 (1.35%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 3 (4.05%) CISSP
1 3 (4.05%) GIAC
1 3 (4.05%) CEH
1 3 (4.05%) CISMP
1 3 (4.05%) GPEN
1 3 (4.05%) OSCP
2 2 (2.70%) Degree
3 1 (1.35%) MCITP
3 1 (1.35%) OCPJWCD
3 1 (1.35%) OCPJP
3 1 (1.35%) OCMJD
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.35%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.35%) MCP
3 1 (1.35%) MCSE
3 1 (1.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.16%) QA
2 3 (4.05%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.05%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (6.76%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 20 (27.03%) Oracle
2 8 (10.81%) IBM
3 6 (8.11%) SAP
4 4 (5.41%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.35%) Sun
5 1 (1.35%) Apple
Leicester, Leicestershire
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