The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 28 35 21
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Permanent jobs citing Java 68 50 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 7.22% 7.30% 10.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.27% 12.44% 16.48%
Number of salaries quoted 60 50 71
Average salary £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,900 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
554 402 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 58.81% 58.69% 65.06%
Number of salaries quoted 510 373 449
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,600 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java
East Midlands

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +20 54 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Loughborough -6 3 £30,000 +50.00%
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 - -
Java
East Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 86 (55.13%) .NET
2 74 (47.44%) C#
3 60 (38.46%) HTML
4 56 (35.90%) XML
5 47 (30.13%) SQL Server
6 46 (29.49%) JavaScript
7 45 (28.85%) CSS
8 44 (28.21%) SQL
9 41 (26.28%) Oracle
10 40 (25.64%) C++
11 39 (25.00%) Web Development
12 38 (24.36%) Software Engineering
13 37 (23.72%) PHP
13 37 (23.72%) Windows
14 35 (22.44%) Computer Science
15 33 (21.15%) Android
15 33 (21.15%) Finance
16 32 (20.51%) Smartcard
16 32 (20.51%) Blackberry
16 32 (20.51%) Apple iOS
16 32 (20.51%) PKI
16 32 (20.51%) Cyber Security
17 30 (19.23%) J2EE
18 29 (18.59%) Tomcat
18 29 (18.59%) Objective-C
19 28 (17.95%) Scrum
20 27 (17.31%) VoIP
21 26 (16.67%) LDAP
21 26 (16.67%) TDD
21 26 (16.67%) BlackBerry OS

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 29 (18.59%) Tomcat
2 11 (7.05%) DNN
2 11 (7.05%) CMS
3 9 (5.77%) SharePoint
4 8 (5.13%) Jetty
5 7 (4.49%) Apache Solr
6 6 (3.85%) Apache
7 4 (2.56%) WordPress
8 3 (1.92%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.92%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (2.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.28%) MS Office
3 1 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (2.56%) Magento
2 2 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.64%) SAP Retail
3 1 (0.64%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 27 (17.31%) VoIP
2 26 (16.67%) LDAP
3 23 (14.74%) VPN
3 23 (14.74%) Wireless
3 23 (14.74%) Firewall
4 19 (12.18%) HTTP
5 15 (9.62%) Internet
6 6 (3.85%) WAN
7 4 (2.56%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.28%) LAN
8 2 (1.28%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.64%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (30.13%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.05%) Relational Database
3 9 (5.77%) RDBMS
4 8 (5.13%) DTS
4 8 (5.13%) MySQL
4 8 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (4.49%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (4.49%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.92%) DB2
7 2 (1.28%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (6.41%) Ant
1 10 (6.41%) Maven
1 10 (6.41%) Subversion
2 9 (5.77%) Eclipse
3 5 (3.21%) Git (software)
4 4 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (2.56%) JIRA
5 2 (1.28%) Toad
5 2 (1.28%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.28%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.64%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.64%) Selenium
General
1 33 (21.15%) Finance
2 25 (16.03%) Retail
3 8 (5.13%) Back Office
4 7 (4.49%) Marketing
4 7 (4.49%) Advertising
5 6 (3.85%) Publishing
6 1 (0.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 93 (59.62%) Developer
2 32 (20.51%) Java Developer
3 29 (18.59%) Software Developer
4 28 (17.95%) Web Developer
5 27 (17.31%) C++ Developer
6 26 (16.67%) C++ Software Developer
7 21 (13.46%) Senior Developer
8 19 (12.18%) Tester
9 17 (10.90%) Security Tester
9 17 (10.90%) Penetration Tester
10 12 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
11 11 (7.05%) Architect
11 11 (7.05%) Technical Architect
12 10 (6.41%) Project Manager
13 8 (5.13%) Analyst
13 8 (5.13%) Senior Web Developer
13 8 (5.13%) Java Web Developer
14 7 (4.49%) Systems Manager
14 7 (4.49%) Applications Developer
15 6 (3.85%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (55.13%) .NET
2 60 (38.46%) HTML
3 56 (35.90%) XML
4 45 (28.85%) CSS
5 30 (19.23%) J2EE
6 24 (15.38%) ASP.NET
7 22 (14.10%) Web Services
8 20 (12.82%) HTML5
9 19 (12.18%) jQuery
10 17 (10.90%) Spring
11 16 (10.26%) Ajax
11 16 (10.26%) REST
11 16 (10.26%) SOAP
11 16 (10.26%) Hibernate
12 15 (9.62%) XHTML
13 12 (7.69%) Java EE
14 10 (6.41%) CSS3
15 8 (5.13%) XSLT
15 8 (5.13%) RESTful
16 7 (4.49%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 35 (22.44%) Computer Science
2 32 (20.51%) Smartcard
2 32 (20.51%) Blackberry
2 32 (20.51%) PKI
3 26 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 23 (14.74%) Open Source
5 10 (6.41%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.85%) Social Media
7 4 (2.56%) Statistics
7 4 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.92%) W3C
9 2 (1.28%) EPoS
9 2 (1.28%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.64%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.64%) SCORM
10 1 (0.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 37 (23.72%) Windows
2 33 (21.15%) Android
3 32 (20.51%) Apple iOS
4 26 (16.67%) BlackBerry OS
5 7 (4.49%) Linux
6 6 (3.85%) Windows Phone 8
6 6 (3.85%) Windows Phone
7 3 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.92%) Solaris
8 2 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.28%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (25.00%) Web Development
2 38 (24.36%) Software Engineering
3 32 (20.51%) Cyber Security
4 28 (17.95%) Scrum
5 26 (16.67%) TDD
6 23 (14.74%) Ethical Hacking
6 23 (14.74%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 23 (14.74%) Penetration Testing
6 23 (14.74%) Security Testing
7 20 (12.82%) Information Management
8 19 (12.18%) E-Commerce
9 16 (10.26%) Project Management
10 15 (9.62%) MVC
10 15 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (8.97%) CRM
12 11 (7.05%) Technical Architecture
13 9 (5.77%) Unit Testing
13 9 (5.77%) BDD
14 8 (5.13%) OOD
14 8 (5.13%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 74 (47.44%) C#
2 46 (29.49%) JavaScript
3 44 (28.21%) SQL
4 40 (25.64%) C++
5 37 (23.72%) PHP
6 29 (18.59%) Objective-C
7 23 (14.74%) C
8 12 (7.69%) VB
9 10 (6.41%) VBScript
10 6 (3.85%) XAML
11 3 (1.92%) Python
12 1 (0.64%) ABAP
12 1 (0.64%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 23 (14.74%) CISSP
1 23 (14.74%) GIAC
1 23 (14.74%) CISMP
1 23 (14.74%) CEH
1 23 (14.74%) GPEN
1 23 (14.74%) OSCP
2 15 (9.62%) Degree
3 2 (1.28%) ISEB
3 2 (1.28%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.64%) MCITP
4 1 (0.64%) MCSE
4 1 (0.64%) MCP
4 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (14.74%) PCI DSS
2 6 (3.85%) TickIT
2 6 (3.85%) ISO 9001
3 4 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.92%) SLA
5 2 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.28%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.28%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (1.92%) Ansible
1 3 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.92%) Puppet
2 2 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.64%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.64%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 41 (26.28%) Oracle
2 16 (10.26%) Microsoft
3 15 (9.62%) JBoss
4 12 (7.69%) SAP
5 8 (5.13%) ATG
5 8 (5.13%) Demandware
5 8 (5.13%) hybris
5 8 (5.13%) Intershop
6 2 (1.28%) IBM
6 2 (1.28%) HP
6 2 (1.28%) VMware
7 1 (0.64%) Symantec
7 1 (0.64%) Adobe
7 1 (0.64%) Red Hat
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