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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 25 37 20
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -17
Permanent jobs citing Java 64 52 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 7.44% 7.47% 10.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.77% 12.65% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 58 51 63
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,589
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.45%
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
501 411 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 58.26% 59.05% 62.68%
Number of salaries quoted 453 386 401
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 2 September 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 2 September 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 46 £38,750 +3.33% 11
Loughborough -2 3 £30,000 +57.89%
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 3 £40,000 - 1
Java
East Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 88 (55.35%) .NET
2 79 (49.69%) C#
3 67 (42.14%) HTML
4 54 (33.96%) CSS
5 53 (33.33%) SQL
6 52 (32.70%) XML
7 45 (28.30%) SQL Server
7 45 (28.30%) JavaScript
8 40 (25.16%) Oracle
8 40 (25.16%) Web Development
9 39 (24.53%) Software Engineering
10 37 (23.27%) C++
11 34 (21.38%) Computer Science
11 34 (21.38%) Android
12 33 (20.75%) Retail
12 33 (20.75%) Windows
13 31 (19.50%) PHP
13 31 (19.50%) Apple iOS
14 29 (18.24%) J2EE
15 28 (17.61%) Scrum
15 28 (17.61%) HTML5
16 27 (16.98%) PKI
16 27 (16.98%) Finance
16 27 (16.98%) Smartcard
16 27 (16.98%) Blackberry
16 27 (16.98%) ASP.NET
16 27 (16.98%) Tomcat
16 27 (16.98%) E-Commerce
16 27 (16.98%) Cyber Security
17 26 (16.35%) TDD

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 27 (16.98%) Tomcat
2 11 (6.92%) CMS
2 11 (6.92%) DNN
3 8 (5.03%) Jetty
3 8 (5.03%) SharePoint
4 7 (4.40%) Apache Solr
5 6 (3.77%) Apache
6 4 (2.52%) WordPress
7 3 (1.89%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (1.89%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (2.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.26%) MS Office
3 1 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (2.52%) Magento
2 2 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.26%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.63%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.63%) SAP Retail
Communications & Networking
1 25 (15.72%) LDAP
2 22 (13.84%) VoIP
3 19 (11.95%) HTTP
4 18 (11.32%) VPN
4 18 (11.32%) Firewall
4 18 (11.32%) Wireless
5 15 (9.43%) Internet
6 6 (3.77%) WAN
7 4 (2.52%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.26%) LAN
8 2 (1.26%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.63%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (28.30%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.92%) Relational Database
3 9 (5.66%) RDBMS
4 8 (5.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (5.03%) MySQL
4 8 (5.03%) DTS
5 7 (4.40%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (4.40%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.89%) DB2
7 2 (1.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (6.92%) Subversion
2 10 (6.29%) Maven
2 10 (6.29%) Ant
3 9 (5.66%) Eclipse
4 6 (3.77%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.52%) JIRA
6 2 (1.26%) Toad
6 2 (1.26%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.26%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.26%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.63%) Hudson
7 1 (0.63%) Selenium
General
1 33 (20.75%) Retail
2 27 (16.98%) Finance
3 8 (5.03%) Marketing
4 7 (4.40%) Back Office
4 7 (4.40%) Advertising
5 2 (1.26%) Publishing
6 1 (0.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 100 (62.89%) Developer
2 36 (22.64%) Java Developer
3 28 (17.61%) Software Developer
4 26 (16.35%) Web Developer
4 26 (16.35%) C++ Developer
5 25 (15.72%) C++ Software Developer
6 20 (12.58%) Senior Developer
7 14 (8.81%) Tester
8 12 (7.55%) Penetration Tester
8 12 (7.55%) Senior Java Developer
8 12 (7.55%) Security Tester
9 11 (6.92%) Architect
9 11 (6.92%) Technical Architect
10 10 (6.29%) Project Manager
11 7 (4.40%) Analyst
11 7 (4.40%) Systems Manager
11 7 (4.40%) Senior Web Developer
11 7 (4.40%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 7 (4.40%) Mobile Developer
11 7 (4.40%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (55.35%) .NET
2 67 (42.14%) HTML
3 54 (33.96%) CSS
4 52 (32.70%) XML
5 29 (18.24%) J2EE
6 28 (17.61%) HTML5
7 27 (16.98%) ASP.NET
8 26 (16.35%) jQuery
9 23 (14.47%) XHTML
10 18 (11.32%) CSS3
10 18 (11.32%) Web Services
11 17 (10.69%) Spring
12 16 (10.06%) Hibernate
12 16 (10.06%) SOAP
12 16 (10.06%) REST
13 15 (9.43%) Ajax
14 11 (6.92%) Java EE
15 8 (5.03%) RESTful
16 7 (4.40%) ASP.NET MVC
16 7 (4.40%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 34 (21.38%) Computer Science
2 27 (16.98%) Smartcard
2 27 (16.98%) Blackberry
2 27 (16.98%) PKI
3 25 (15.72%) Mathematics
4 20 (12.58%) Open Source
5 11 (6.92%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.77%) Social Media
7 4 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.52%) Statistics
8 3 (1.89%) W3C
9 2 (1.26%) EPoS
9 2 (1.26%) SCADA
9 2 (1.26%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.63%) SCORM
10 1 (0.63%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 34 (21.38%) Android
2 33 (20.75%) Windows
3 31 (19.50%) Apple iOS
4 25 (15.72%) BlackBerry OS
5 6 (3.77%) Linux
6 3 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.26%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.26%) Solaris
7 2 (1.26%) Windows Phone 8
7 2 (1.26%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.63%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (25.16%) Web Development
2 39 (24.53%) Software Engineering
3 28 (17.61%) Scrum
4 27 (16.98%) E-Commerce
4 27 (16.98%) Cyber Security
5 26 (16.35%) TDD
6 21 (13.21%) Mentoring
7 20 (12.58%) MVC
8 18 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (11.32%) Ethical Hacking
8 18 (11.32%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 18 (11.32%) Penetration Testing
8 18 (11.32%) Security Testing
9 16 (10.06%) Project Management
10 15 (9.43%) Information Management
11 14 (8.81%) CRM
12 13 (8.18%) OOD
13 11 (6.92%) Release Management
13 11 (6.92%) Technical Architecture
14 9 (5.66%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 79 (49.69%) C#
2 53 (33.33%) SQL
3 45 (28.30%) JavaScript
4 37 (23.27%) C++
5 31 (19.50%) PHP
6 24 (15.09%) Objective-C
7 20 (12.58%) C
8 12 (7.55%) VB
9 10 (6.29%) VBScript
10 6 (3.77%) Python
11 2 (1.26%) XAML
12 1 (0.63%) ABAP
12 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.63%) Delphi
12 1 (0.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (11.32%) CISSP
1 18 (11.32%) GIAC
1 18 (11.32%) CEH
1 18 (11.32%) CISMP
1 18 (11.32%) GPEN
1 18 (11.32%) OSCP
2 10 (6.29%) Degree
3 2 (1.26%) ISEB
3 2 (1.26%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.63%) MCITP
4 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.63%) MCP
4 1 (0.63%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.32%) PCI DSS
2 5 (3.14%) QA
3 4 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.26%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.26%) SLA
4 2 (1.26%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (1.26%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.26%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (1.89%) Puppet
1 3 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.89%) Ansible
2 2 (1.26%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.63%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.63%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 40 (25.16%) Oracle
2 18 (11.32%) Microsoft
3 15 (9.43%) JBoss
4 11 (6.92%) SAP
5 7 (4.40%) ATG
5 7 (4.40%) Intershop
5 7 (4.40%) hybris
5 7 (4.40%) Demandware
6 2 (1.26%) VMware
6 2 (1.26%) IBM
6 2 (1.26%) HP
7 1 (0.63%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.63%) Symantec
7 1 (0.63%) Adobe
Leicester, Leicestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leicestershire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per month + bonus, pension
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £33,000 per annum basic + bonus + pension + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
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Salary: From £36,000 to £38,000 per annum + bonus + pension + other great bens
Posted: Yesterday
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Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Ashby-De-La-Zouch, Leicestershire
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £44,000 per annum basic + bonus + pension + other great benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £33000 - £41000 per annum + bonus + benefits + OT
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum £90k & Bonus, Car, Health, Pension, Life etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits, extensive training!
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + excellent training + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
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Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £36000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits + OT
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Greywood Associates Limited
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