The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 31 38 45
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Permanent jobs citing Java 45 60 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 6.35% 7.10% 5.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.71% 11.39% 8.37%
Number of salaries quoted 41 58 29
Average salary £43,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.87% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,850 £25,619
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
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Programming Languages Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
354 527 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 49.93% 62.37% 65.32%
Number of salaries quoted 316 475 430
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 £27,000 £27,500 £25,619
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Java
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Java Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Java
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Java Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Java
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 within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 26 January 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 +18 32 £45,000 +9.75% 4
Lutterworth - 2 £42,500 - 2
Loughborough - 1 £41,000 - 1
Java
East Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 60 (62.50%) .NET
2 45 (46.88%) C#
3 36 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 28 (29.17%) Android
5 26 (27.08%) Apple iOS
6 25 (26.04%) SQL
6 25 (26.04%) Oracle
6 25 (26.04%) XML
7 24 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 22 (22.92%) Windows
8 22 (22.92%) C++
9 20 (20.83%) Web Development
10 19 (19.79%) Computer Science
10 19 (19.79%) Finance
11 18 (18.75%) Smartcard
11 18 (18.75%) Blackberry
11 18 (18.75%) LDAP
11 18 (18.75%) PKI
11 18 (18.75%) Mathematics
11 18 (18.75%) BlackBerry OS
11 18 (18.75%) Cyber Security
12 16 (16.67%) Retail
13 15 (15.63%) MVC
13 15 (15.63%) E-Commerce
13 15 (15.63%) HTML
13 15 (15.63%) CSS
13 15 (15.63%) Release Management
14 14 (14.58%) QA
14 14 (14.58%) WebSphere
15 13 (13.54%) jQuery

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 14 (14.58%) WebSphere
2 4 (4.17%) OpenStack
2 4 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (4.17%) CICS
3 2 (2.08%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.08%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.04%) JBoss
4 1 (1.04%) Apache
4 1 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.04%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) BPCS
1 1 (1.04%) SAP WM
1 1 (1.04%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.04%) Retail-J
Communications & Networking
1 18 (18.75%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (10.42%) DB2
4 5 (5.21%) Adabas
5 3 (3.13%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.04%) MySQL
6 1 (1.04%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (8.33%) Subversion
2 7 (7.29%) Eclipse
2 7 (7.29%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.17%) Ant
3 4 (4.17%) Maven
4 3 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.13%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 2 (2.08%) Redmine
5 2 (2.08%) Xcode
5 2 (2.08%) JUnit
6 1 (1.04%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (1.04%) Selenium
6 1 (1.04%) FitNesse
6 1 (1.04%) Hudson
6 1 (1.04%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.04%) Ranorex
General
1 19 (19.79%) Finance
2 16 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (1.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 59 (61.46%) Developer
2 19 (19.79%) Software Developer
3 18 (18.75%) Java Developer
3 18 (18.75%) C++ Developer
3 18 (18.75%) C++ Software Developer
4 16 (16.67%) Team Leader
5 11 (11.46%) Development Team Leader
5 11 (11.46%) .NET Team Leader
6 10 (10.42%) Java Team Leader
7 9 (9.38%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 9 (9.38%) Mobile Developer
8 6 (6.25%) Configuration Engineer
8 6 (6.25%) Analyst
8 6 (6.25%) Applications Developer
8 6 (6.25%) Programmer
9 4 (4.17%) C# Developer
9 4 (4.17%) Web Engineer
9 4 (4.17%) COBOL Programmer
10 3 (3.13%) Senior Programmer
10 3 (3.13%) COBOL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (62.50%) .NET
2 25 (26.04%) XML
3 15 (15.63%) CSS
3 15 (15.63%) HTML
4 13 (13.54%) ASP.NET
4 13 (13.54%) jQuery
5 11 (11.46%) J2EE
6 10 (10.42%) XHTML
6 10 (10.42%) HTML5
6 10 (10.42%) CSS3
7 7 (7.29%) Spring
8 6 (6.25%) Hibernate
9 5 (5.21%) Web Services
10 3 (3.13%) Cocoa
10 3 (3.13%) XSLT
10 3 (3.13%) Android SDK
11 2 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (2.08%) EDI
11 2 (2.08%) SOAP
11 2 (2.08%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.79%) Computer Science
2 18 (18.75%) Mathematics
2 18 (18.75%) Smartcard
2 18 (18.75%) Blackberry
2 18 (18.75%) PKI
3 10 (10.42%) Mobile App
3 10 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (7.29%) Mainframe
5 6 (6.25%) Management Information System
6 5 (5.21%) User Experience
7 3 (3.13%) SCADA
8 2 (2.08%) VSAM
8 2 (2.08%) iPhone
8 2 (2.08%) Open Source
8 2 (2.08%) iPad
9 1 (1.04%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.04%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.04%) EFT
9 1 (1.04%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 28 (29.17%) Android
2 26 (27.08%) Apple iOS
3 22 (22.92%) Windows
4 18 (18.75%) BlackBerry OS
5 6 (6.25%) UNIX
6 4 (4.17%) Linux
6 4 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.08%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.04%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 20 (20.83%) Web Development
3 18 (18.75%) Cyber Security
4 15 (15.63%) Release Management
4 15 (15.63%) MVC
4 15 (15.63%) E-Commerce
5 12 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (12.50%) Coaching
6 10 (10.42%) Configuration Management
7 9 (9.38%) Android Development
8 8 (8.33%) iOS Development
8 8 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
8 8 (8.33%) DevOps
9 7 (7.29%) OOP
9 7 (7.29%) OOD
9 7 (7.29%) Business Development
10 6 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (6.25%) Performance Management
10 6 (6.25%) OWASP
10 6 (6.25%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (46.88%) C#
2 25 (26.04%) SQL
3 22 (22.92%) C++
4 11 (11.46%) COBOL
5 9 (9.38%) Python
6 8 (8.33%) Objective-C
7 7 (7.29%) JCL
8 5 (5.21%) C
8 5 (5.21%) NATURAL
8 5 (5.21%) JavaScript
8 5 (5.21%) VB.NET
9 3 (3.13%) VB
9 3 (3.13%) Perl
9 3 (3.13%) PHP
10 1 (1.04%) VBA
10 1 (1.04%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (3.13%) Degree
2 2 (2.08%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.04%) OCPJWCD
3 1 (1.04%) OCPJP
3 1 (1.04%) OCMJD
3 1 (1.04%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.04%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.58%) QA
2 1 (1.04%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (5.21%) CA Endevor
2 4 (4.17%) Puppet
2 4 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 25 (26.04%) Oracle
2 12 (12.50%) IBM
3 6 (6.25%) SAP
4 2 (2.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.08%) Sun
4 2 (2.08%) Apple
5 1 (1.04%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.04%) RedPrairie
5 1 (1.04%) Appcelerator
5 1 (1.04%) Epicor
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £30,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
ASDA
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
ASDA
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus Car Allowance and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
Mason Frank
Salary: £60 - £80 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Leicestershire
Mason Frank
Salary: £50 - £80 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago