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

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 36 36 35
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 46 73 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 5.91% 8.50% 5.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.40% 12.54% 9.23%
Number of salaries quoted 43 71 29
Average salary £41,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £31,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
371 582 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 47.69% 67.75% 64.68%
Number of salaries quoted 345 533 344
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 24 November 2014.

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 24 November 2014. 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 +10 39 £41,000 +1.23% 3
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 £40,000 -
Hinckley - 1 £40,000 -
Java
East Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 56 (50.45%) .NET
2 52 (46.85%) C#
3 42 (37.84%) SQL
4 33 (29.73%) HTML
5 32 (28.83%) Software Engineering
6 31 (27.93%) Android
6 31 (27.93%) XML
7 30 (27.03%) CSS
8 29 (26.13%) SQL Server
8 29 (26.13%) Web Development
9 28 (25.23%) Apple iOS
9 28 (25.23%) C++
10 27 (24.32%) Windows
10 27 (24.32%) Computer Science
11 25 (22.52%) Oracle
12 22 (19.82%) Blackberry
12 22 (19.82%) Smartcard
12 22 (19.82%) Finance
12 22 (19.82%) LDAP
12 22 (19.82%) Mathematics
12 22 (19.82%) PKI
12 22 (19.82%) BlackBerry OS
12 22 (19.82%) Cyber Security
13 21 (18.92%) Retail
14 20 (18.02%) E-Commerce
15 19 (17.12%) Agile Software Development
16 17 (15.32%) JavaScript
16 17 (15.32%) PHP
17 16 (14.41%) Release Management
18 14 (12.61%) XHTML

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 13 (11.71%) WebSphere
2 9 (8.11%) Tomcat
3 7 (6.31%) SharePoint
4 6 (5.41%) JBoss
5 4 (3.60%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (3.60%) CICS
5 4 (3.60%) OpenStack
6 3 (2.70%) Jetty
6 3 (2.70%) Apache
7 2 (1.80%) WordPress
8 1 (0.90%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (3.60%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Magento
2 1 (0.90%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.90%) SAP Retail
2 1 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.90%) Retail-J
Communications & Networking
1 22 (19.82%) LDAP
2 8 (7.21%) VoIP
2 8 (7.21%) VPN
2 8 (7.21%) Firewall
2 8 (7.21%) Wireless
3 6 (5.41%) HTTP
3 6 (5.41%) WAN
4 3 (2.70%) Internet
5 2 (1.80%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.80%) LAN
6 1 (0.90%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (26.13%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.11%) DB2
3 7 (6.31%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.60%) MySQL
4 4 (3.60%) Adabas
5 3 (2.70%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.90%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (6.31%) Eclipse
2 6 (5.41%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.50%) Subversion
4 4 (3.60%) Maven
4 4 (3.60%) Ant
5 2 (1.80%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.80%) JIRA
6 1 (0.90%) Hudson
6 1 (0.90%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (0.90%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.90%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.90%) Toad
General
1 22 (19.82%) Finance
2 21 (18.92%) Retail
3 1 (0.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 76 (68.47%) Developer
2 23 (20.72%) Software Developer
2 23 (20.72%) C++ Developer
3 22 (19.82%) C++ Software Developer
4 19 (17.12%) Java Developer
5 12 (10.81%) Web Developer
6 8 (7.21%) Senior Developer
6 8 (7.21%) Tester
6 8 (7.21%) Penetration Tester
6 8 (7.21%) Security Tester
7 7 (6.31%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 7 (6.31%) Mobile Developer
8 6 (5.41%) Configuration Engineer
8 6 (5.41%) Programmer
9 5 (4.50%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (4.50%) Analyst
9 5 (4.50%) C# Developer
10 4 (3.60%) Graduate
10 4 (3.60%) Software Engineer
10 4 (3.60%) Graduate Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (50.45%) .NET
2 33 (29.73%) HTML
3 31 (27.93%) XML
4 30 (27.03%) CSS
5 14 (12.61%) XHTML
6 13 (11.71%) J2EE
7 12 (10.81%) HTML5
8 11 (9.91%) jQuery
8 11 (9.91%) CSS3
9 10 (9.01%) Spring
9 10 (9.01%) ASP.NET
10 9 (8.11%) Hibernate
11 6 (5.41%) SOAP
11 6 (5.41%) REST
12 5 (4.50%) Web Services
13 2 (1.80%) JAX-WS
13 2 (1.80%) ASP.NET MVC
13 2 (1.80%) Struts
13 2 (1.80%) .NET Framework
13 2 (1.80%) WML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (24.32%) Computer Science
2 22 (19.82%) Mathematics
2 22 (19.82%) Smartcard
2 22 (19.82%) Blackberry
2 22 (19.82%) PKI
3 12 (10.81%) Mobile App
4 10 (9.01%) Open Source
5 9 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (6.31%) User Experience
7 6 (5.41%) Management Information System
8 4 (3.60%) Mainframe
9 3 (2.70%) SCADA
10 2 (1.80%) VSAM
10 2 (1.80%) EPoS
10 2 (1.80%) Social Media
11 1 (0.90%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.90%) EFT
11 1 (0.90%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 31 (27.93%) Android
2 28 (25.23%) Apple iOS
3 27 (24.32%) Windows
4 22 (19.82%) BlackBerry OS
5 5 (4.50%) Linux
6 4 (3.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.80%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.90%) Solaris
8 1 (0.90%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (28.83%) Software Engineering
2 29 (26.13%) Web Development
3 22 (19.82%) Cyber Security
4 20 (18.02%) E-Commerce
5 19 (17.12%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (14.41%) Release Management
7 14 (12.61%) MVC
8 10 (9.01%) Configuration Management
8 10 (9.01%) OOD
8 10 (9.01%) ITIL
9 9 (8.11%) DevOps
10 8 (7.21%) Mobile Application Development
10 8 (7.21%) Android Development
10 8 (7.21%) Security Testing
10 8 (7.21%) OOP
10 8 (7.21%) Ethical Hacking
10 8 (7.21%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 8 (7.21%) Penetration Testing
11 7 (6.31%) TDD
11 7 (6.31%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (46.85%) C#
2 42 (37.84%) SQL
3 28 (25.23%) C++
4 17 (15.32%) JavaScript
4 17 (15.32%) PHP
5 14 (12.61%) Objective-C
6 13 (11.71%) C
7 8 (7.21%) Python
8 7 (6.31%) COBOL
9 6 (5.41%) VB
9 6 (5.41%) JCL
10 4 (3.60%) VB.NET
10 4 (3.60%) NATURAL
11 3 (2.70%) Perl
12 2 (1.80%) VBScript
13 1 (0.90%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.90%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 8 (7.21%) CISSP
1 8 (7.21%) GIAC
1 8 (7.21%) CEH
1 8 (7.21%) CISMP
1 8 (7.21%) GPEN
1 8 (7.21%) OSCP
2 3 (2.70%) Degree
3 1 (0.90%) MCITP
3 1 (0.90%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.90%) MCP
3 1 (0.90%) MCSE
3 1 (0.90%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.91%) QA
2 8 (7.21%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.80%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.90%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (3.60%) CA Endevor
1 4 (3.60%) Puppet
1 4 (3.60%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (3.60%) Ansible
2 1 (0.90%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (22.52%) Oracle
2 11 (9.91%) SAP
3 9 (8.11%) IBM
3 9 (8.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.90%) HP
4 1 (0.90%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.90%) Symantec
4 1 (0.90%) VMware
4 1 (0.90%) Appcelerator
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + excellent training & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: £38,800 per annum + bonus + pension + share option ++
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
Holovis International Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago