The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 68 74 64
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 7 21 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.96% 2.22% 2.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 2.30% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 16
Average salary £47,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.33%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
Java Developer
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
707 914 686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 96.98% 96.62% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 605 792 599
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Leicestershire region.

Java Developer Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Java Developer
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +5 7 £47,500 +25.00%
Java Developer
East Midlands

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (90.91%) J2EE
3 9 (81.82%) Web Services
3 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
4 8 (72.73%) Redmine
4 8 (72.73%) XML
4 8 (72.73%) UNIX
4 8 (72.73%) JUnit
4 8 (72.73%) EJB
4 8 (72.73%) SOAP
5 7 (63.64%) Eclipse
5 7 (63.64%) Sun Certification
5 7 (63.64%) Java SE
5 7 (63.64%) Java EE
5 7 (63.64%) JPA
5 7 (63.64%) JAX-RS
6 6 (54.55%) EJB 3.0
6 6 (54.55%) RESTful
6 6 (54.55%) Finance
6 6 (54.55%) Oracle
7 5 (45.45%) Sun
8 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
8 3 (27.27%) Spring
9 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
9 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
10 1 (9.09%) SQL
10 1 (9.09%) MySQL
10 1 (9.09%) HTML
10 1 (9.09%) CSS

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) JBoss
1 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
1 1 (9.09%) Apache Solr
1 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Redmine
1 8 (72.73%) JUnit
2 7 (63.64%) Eclipse
3 1 (9.09%) Subversion
3 1 (9.09%) Maven
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) J2EE
2 9 (81.82%) Web Services
3 8 (72.73%) XML
3 8 (72.73%) EJB
3 8 (72.73%) SOAP
4 7 (63.64%) Java SE
4 7 (63.64%) Java EE
4 7 (63.64%) JPA
4 7 (63.64%) JAX-RS
5 6 (54.55%) EJB 3.0
5 6 (54.55%) RESTful
6 3 (27.27%) Spring
7 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
8 1 (9.09%) HTML
8 1 (9.09%) CSS
8 1 (9.09%) JMS
8 1 (9.09%) SonicMQ
8 1 (9.09%) Middleware
8 1 (9.09%) Struts
8 1 (9.09%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) UNIX
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) MVC
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
4 1 (9.09%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Sun Certification
2 1 (9.09%) OCPJWCD
2 1 (9.09%) OCPJP
2 1 (9.09%) OCMJD
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Oracle
2 5 (45.45%) Sun