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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 21 35 45
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +10
Permanent jobs citing Java 34 44 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 8.63% 8.24% 4.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.74% 13.02% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 34 42 16
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -13.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £32,500 £29,060
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
216 338 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 54.82% 63.30% 66.11%
Number of salaries quoted 189 295 233
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £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 30 January 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Leicester

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 50 (69.44%) .NET
2 36 (50.00%) C#
3 33 (45.83%) SQL Server
4 25 (34.72%) XML
4 25 (34.72%) Android
5 24 (33.33%) Apple iOS
6 22 (30.56%) Oracle
6 22 (30.56%) Windows
7 21 (29.17%) Software Engineering
8 19 (26.39%) Web Development
8 19 (26.39%) Finance
8 19 (26.39%) C++
9 18 (25.00%) Smartcard
9 18 (25.00%) Blackberry
9 18 (25.00%) LDAP
9 18 (25.00%) PKI
9 18 (25.00%) Mathematics
9 18 (25.00%) Computer Science
9 18 (25.00%) BlackBerry OS
9 18 (25.00%) Cyber Security
10 12 (16.67%) MVC
10 12 (16.67%) SQL
11 11 (15.28%) COBOL
12 10 (13.89%) HTML
12 10 (13.89%) CSS
12 10 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (13.89%) WebSphere
12 10 (13.89%) Retail
12 10 (13.89%) Release Management
13 9 (12.50%) Coaching

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (13.89%) WebSphere
2 4 (5.56%) CICS
3 2 (2.78%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.39%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.39%) JBoss
4 1 (1.39%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Retail-J
Communications & Networking
1 18 (25.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (8.33%) DB2
4 5 (6.94%) Adabas
5 3 (4.17%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Eclipse
2 4 (5.56%) Subversion
3 3 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.78%) Xcode
4 2 (2.78%) JUnit
4 2 (2.78%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 2 (2.78%) Redmine
5 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.39%) Ranorex
5 1 (1.39%) Hudson
5 1 (1.39%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.39%) Selenium
5 1 (1.39%) FitNesse
General
1 19 (26.39%) Finance
2 10 (13.89%) Retail
3 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (66.67%) Developer
2 18 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 18 (25.00%) C++ Developer
2 18 (25.00%) C++ Software Developer
3 17 (23.61%) Java Developer
4 13 (18.06%) Team Leader
5 9 (12.50%) .NET Team Leader
5 9 (12.50%) Java Team Leader
5 9 (12.50%) Development Team Leader
6 6 (8.33%) Programmer
6 6 (8.33%) Configuration Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Mobile Developer
7 5 (6.94%) Applications Developer
8 4 (5.56%) COBOL Programmer
8 4 (5.56%) Analyst
9 3 (4.17%) Analyst Programmer
9 3 (4.17%) Senior Analyst Programmer
9 3 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (4.17%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (69.44%) .NET
2 25 (34.72%) XML
3 10 (13.89%) HTML
3 10 (13.89%) CSS
4 9 (12.50%) J2EE
5 8 (11.11%) jQuery
6 7 (9.72%) ASP.NET
6 7 (9.72%) Spring
7 6 (8.33%) Hibernate
8 5 (6.94%) HTML5
8 5 (6.94%) CSS3
8 5 (6.94%) XHTML
8 5 (6.94%) Web Services
9 3 (4.17%) Android SDK
9 3 (4.17%) XSLT
9 3 (4.17%) Cocoa
9 3 (4.17%) .NET Framework
10 2 (2.78%) JSON
10 2 (2.78%) EJB
10 2 (2.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.00%) Smartcard
1 18 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 18 (25.00%) PKI
1 18 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 18 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.72%) Mainframe
3 6 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 6 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.17%) User Experience
5 2 (2.78%) VSAM
5 2 (2.78%) iPhone
5 2 (2.78%) iPad
6 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.39%) Open Source
6 1 (1.39%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.39%) EFT
6 1 (1.39%) W3C
6 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 25 (34.72%) Android
2 24 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 22 (30.56%) Windows
4 18 (25.00%) BlackBerry OS
5 2 (2.78%) UNIX
5 2 (2.78%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.39%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (29.17%) Software Engineering
2 19 (26.39%) Web Development
3 18 (25.00%) Cyber Security
4 12 (16.67%) MVC
5 10 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (13.89%) Release Management
6 9 (12.50%) Coaching
7 8 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 7 (9.72%) Business Development
9 6 (8.33%) Change Management
9 6 (8.33%) Configuration Management
9 6 (8.33%) Android Development
9 6 (8.33%) iOS Development
9 6 (8.33%) DevOps
9 6 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (8.33%) Performance Management
9 6 (8.33%) OWASP
10 4 (5.56%) OOP
10 4 (5.56%) OOD
10 4 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (50.00%) C#
2 19 (26.39%) C++
3 12 (16.67%) SQL
4 11 (15.28%) COBOL
5 7 (9.72%) JCL
6 6 (8.33%) Objective-C
7 5 (6.94%) NATURAL
7 5 (6.94%) VB.NET
8 4 (5.56%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.78%) C
9 2 (2.78%) VB
10 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.39%) Perl
10 1 (1.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (2.78%) Sun Certification
2 1 (1.39%) ISEB
2 1 (1.39%) OCPJWCD
2 1 (1.39%) OCPJP
2 1 (1.39%) OCMJD
2 1 (1.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (6.94%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 22 (30.56%) Oracle
2 8 (11.11%) IBM
3 2 (2.78%) Apple
3 2 (2.78%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.78%) Sun
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