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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 36 23 21
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 42 91 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 5.75% 9.75% 10.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.77% 15.74% 18.81%
Number of salaries quoted 29 77 68
Average salary £38,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £18,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £53,900
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
390 578 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 53.42% 61.95% 56.42%
Number of salaries quoted 339 517 357
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,500 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 -13 30 £37,500 -25.00% 7
Lutterworth - 6 - -
Kegworth - 1 - -
Java
East Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 61 (70.11%) .NET
2 52 (59.77%) SQL Server
3 38 (43.68%) C#
4 29 (33.33%) SQL
4 29 (33.33%) XML
5 23 (26.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (26.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 22 (25.29%) Coaching
7 20 (22.99%) Oracle
7 20 (22.99%) Software Engineering
8 16 (18.39%) ASP.NET
8 16 (18.39%) Windows
8 16 (18.39%) Finance
9 14 (16.09%) UNIX
9 14 (16.09%) IBM
9 14 (16.09%) WebSphere
10 13 (14.94%) Computer Science
10 13 (14.94%) QA
10 13 (14.94%) VB.NET
10 13 (14.94%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (13.79%) COBOL
11 12 (13.79%) Web Services
11 12 (13.79%) Degree
11 12 (13.79%) Web Development
12 11 (12.64%) Android
12 11 (12.64%) Apple iOS
12 11 (12.64%) J2EE
12 11 (12.64%) DB2
13 10 (11.49%) C++
14 9 (10.34%) VB

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (16.09%) WebSphere
2 4 (4.60%) OpenStack
2 4 (4.60%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (3.45%) JBoss
3 3 (3.45%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.30%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.15%) CICS
5 1 (1.15%) Apache
5 1 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.15%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (2.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Retail-J
2 1 (1.15%) BPCS
2 1 (1.15%) SAP WM
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.34%) LDAP
2 3 (3.45%) HTTP
3 2 (2.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (59.77%) SQL Server
2 23 (26.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 23 (26.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (12.64%) DB2
4 8 (9.20%) Adabas
5 2 (2.30%) MySQL
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.15%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (9.20%) JUnit
1 8 (9.20%) Redmine
2 7 (8.05%) Eclipse
2 7 (8.05%) Subversion
3 6 (6.90%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (5.75%) Maven
5 4 (4.60%) Ant
6 2 (2.30%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 2 (2.30%) Ranorex
6 2 (2.30%) Selenium
6 2 (2.30%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (2.30%) Xcode
6 2 (2.30%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.15%) FitNesse
7 1 (1.15%) TestComplete
General
1 16 (18.39%) Finance
2 8 (9.20%) Retail
3 2 (2.30%) Marketing
4 1 (1.15%) French Language
4 1 (1.15%) German Language
4 1 (1.15%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.15%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.15%) International Banking
4 1 (1.15%) Banking
4 1 (1.15%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 41 (47.13%) Developer
2 26 (29.89%) Team Leader
3 21 (24.14%) Development Team Leader
3 21 (24.14%) .NET Team Leader
4 20 (22.99%) Java Team Leader
5 13 (14.94%) Analyst
6 11 (12.64%) Java Developer
7 10 (11.49%) Software Developer
7 10 (11.49%) Applications Support
8 9 (10.34%) C++ Developer
8 9 (10.34%) C++ Software Developer
9 8 (9.20%) Applications Developer
10 6 (6.90%) Analyst Programmer
10 6 (6.90%) Programmer
11 5 (5.75%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
11 5 (5.75%) COBOL Programmer
11 5 (5.75%) COBOL Analyst
11 5 (5.75%) AWS Developer
12 4 (4.60%) Support Analyst
12 4 (4.60%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (70.11%) .NET
2 29 (33.33%) XML
3 16 (18.39%) ASP.NET
4 12 (13.79%) Web Services
5 11 (12.64%) J2EE
6 9 (10.34%) SOAP
6 9 (10.34%) XSLT
7 8 (9.20%) EJB
7 8 (9.20%) .NET Framework
8 7 (8.05%) Java SE
8 7 (8.05%) Java EE
8 7 (8.05%) JPA
8 7 (8.05%) HTML
8 7 (8.05%) JAX-RS
9 6 (6.90%) CSS
9 6 (6.90%) EJB 3.0
9 6 (6.90%) RESTful
10 5 (5.75%) WebSphere MQ
11 4 (4.60%) Spring
11 4 (4.60%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.94%) Computer Science
2 9 (10.34%) Smartcard
2 9 (10.34%) Blackberry
2 9 (10.34%) PKI
2 9 (10.34%) Mathematics
3 8 (9.20%) Mainframe
3 8 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.60%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.30%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.30%) iPhone
5 2 (2.30%) iPad
6 1 (1.15%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.15%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.15%) PMI
6 1 (1.15%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (1.15%) EFT
6 1 (1.15%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 16 (18.39%) Windows
2 14 (16.09%) UNIX
3 11 (12.64%) Android
3 11 (12.64%) Apple iOS
4 9 (10.34%) BlackBerry OS
5 6 (6.90%) Linux
6 4 (4.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.30%) AIX
7 2 (2.30%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.29%) Coaching
2 20 (22.99%) Software Engineering
3 13 (14.94%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (13.79%) Web Development
5 9 (10.34%) Cyber Security
5 9 (10.34%) ITIL
6 7 (8.05%) Scrum
6 7 (8.05%) Line Management
7 6 (6.90%) E-Commerce
8 5 (5.75%) Mentoring
9 4 (4.60%) OO
9 4 (4.60%) Configuration Management
9 4 (4.60%) Project Management
9 4 (4.60%) MVC
9 4 (4.60%) TDD
9 4 (4.60%) DevOps
10 3 (3.45%) Unit Testing
11 2 (2.30%) Waterfall
11 2 (2.30%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (2.30%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (43.68%) C#
2 29 (33.33%) SQL
3 13 (14.94%) VB.NET
4 12 (13.79%) COBOL
5 10 (11.49%) C++
6 9 (10.34%) VB
6 9 (10.34%) JCL
7 8 (9.20%) NATURAL
8 6 (6.90%) JavaScript
9 5 (5.75%) Python
9 5 (5.75%) VB6
10 4 (4.60%) VBA
11 2 (2.30%) Objective-C
11 2 (2.30%) Perl
11 2 (2.30%) PHP
12 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.15%) VBScript
12 1 (1.15%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (13.79%) Degree
2 7 (8.05%) Sun Certification
3 2 (2.30%) ISEB
4 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.15%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.15%) OCPJWCD
4 1 (1.15%) OCPJP
4 1 (1.15%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.94%) QA
2 2 (2.30%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (6.90%) CA Endevor
2 4 (4.60%) Puppet
2 4 (4.60%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.60%) Ansible
3 1 (1.15%) Control-M
Vendors
1 20 (22.99%) Oracle
2 14 (16.09%) IBM
3 9 (10.34%) Microsoft
4 6 (6.90%) SAP
5 5 (5.75%) Sun
6 2 (2.30%) i2
6 2 (2.30%) Apple
7 1 (1.15%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.15%) Remedy
7 1 (1.15%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.15%) hybris
7 1 (1.15%) RedPrairie
7 1 (1.15%) Epicor
7 1 (1.15%) Sybase
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