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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 28 35 24
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -11
Permanent jobs citing Java 60 53 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 7.47% 7.58% 10.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.88% 12.44% 17.18%
Number of salaries quoted 57 52 56
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £20,000 £32,990
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,150
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.37%
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
466 426 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 58.03% 60.94% 61.02%
Number of salaries quoted 424 398 370
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 16 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 16 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 +13 43 £37,500 -1.31% 5
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 4 £40,000 -
Loughborough +2 2 £30,000 +57.89%
Hinckley +3 1 £40,000 +100.00%
Java
East Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 16 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 (54.32%) .NET
2 80 (49.38%) C#
3 67 (41.36%) HTML
4 58 (35.80%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (34.57%) SQL
6 54 (33.33%) CSS
7 52 (32.10%) XML
8 47 (29.01%) SQL Server
9 46 (28.40%) JavaScript
10 40 (24.69%) Software Engineering
10 40 (24.69%) Web Development
11 39 (24.07%) Oracle
12 36 (22.22%) C++
13 35 (21.60%) Retail
14 33 (20.37%) Computer Science
14 33 (20.37%) Android
15 31 (19.14%) J2EE
15 31 (19.14%) Windows
16 30 (18.52%) PHP
16 30 (18.52%) Apple iOS
17 29 (17.90%) ASP.NET
18 28 (17.28%) HTML5
19 27 (16.67%) TDD
19 27 (16.67%) Scrum
19 27 (16.67%) Tomcat
20 26 (16.05%) E-Commerce
20 26 (16.05%) jQuery
21 25 (15.43%) Mathematics
21 25 (15.43%) PKI
21 25 (15.43%) MVC

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 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 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 10 (6.17%) DNN
2 10 (6.17%) CMS
3 8 (4.94%) Jetty
3 8 (4.94%) SharePoint
4 7 (4.32%) Apache Solr
5 6 (3.70%) WebSphere
5 6 (3.70%) Apache
6 4 (2.47%) WordPress
7 2 (1.23%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.23%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.23%) CICS
8 1 (0.62%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (2.47%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.23%) MS Office
3 1 (0.62%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (2.47%) Magento
2 2 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.62%) SAP Retail
3 1 (0.62%) SAP GRC
Communications & Networking
1 25 (15.43%) LDAP
2 20 (12.35%) VoIP
3 19 (11.73%) HTTP
4 16 (9.88%) VPN
4 16 (9.88%) Wireless
4 16 (9.88%) Firewall
5 15 (9.26%) Internet
6 6 (3.70%) WAN
7 4 (2.47%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.23%) LAN
8 2 (1.23%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.62%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (29.01%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.79%) Relational Database
3 9 (5.56%) RDBMS
4 8 (4.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (4.94%) MySQL
4 8 (4.94%) DTS
5 7 (4.32%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (4.32%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.47%) DB2
7 2 (1.23%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.23%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 11 (6.79%) Eclipse
2 10 (6.17%) Subversion
3 9 (5.56%) Ant
3 9 (5.56%) Maven
4 5 (3.09%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.47%) JIRA
5 4 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.23%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.23%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.23%) Toad
7 1 (0.62%) Selenium
7 1 (0.62%) Hudson
7 1 (0.62%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (0.62%) Jenkins
General
1 35 (21.60%) Retail
2 25 (15.43%) Finance
3 8 (4.94%) Marketing
4 7 (4.32%) Advertising
4 7 (4.32%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 106 (65.43%) Developer
2 38 (23.46%) Java Developer
3 28 (17.28%) Software Developer
4 26 (16.05%) Web Developer
4 26 (16.05%) C++ Developer
5 25 (15.43%) C++ Software Developer
6 20 (12.35%) Senior Developer
7 12 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
7 12 (7.41%) Tester
8 10 (6.17%) Security Tester
8 10 (6.17%) Penetration Tester
8 10 (6.17%) Technical Architect
8 10 (6.17%) Architect
8 10 (6.17%) Project Manager
9 7 (4.32%) Senior Web Developer
9 7 (4.32%) Systems Manager
9 7 (4.32%) Java Web Developer
10 6 (3.70%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 6 (3.70%) Mobile Developer
10 6 (3.70%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (54.32%) .NET
2 67 (41.36%) HTML
3 54 (33.33%) CSS
4 52 (32.10%) XML
5 31 (19.14%) J2EE
6 29 (17.90%) ASP.NET
7 28 (17.28%) HTML5
8 26 (16.05%) jQuery
9 23 (14.20%) XHTML
10 18 (11.11%) CSS3
10 18 (11.11%) Spring
11 17 (10.49%) Hibernate
12 16 (9.88%) Web Services
12 16 (9.88%) SOAP
12 16 (9.88%) REST
13 15 (9.26%) Ajax
14 11 (6.79%) Java EE
15 9 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
16 8 (4.94%) RESTful
17 7 (4.32%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 33 (20.37%) Computer Science
2 25 (15.43%) Mathematics
2 25 (15.43%) PKI
2 25 (15.43%) Smartcard
2 25 (15.43%) Blackberry
3 18 (11.11%) Open Source
4 14 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (6.79%) Mobile App
6 10 (6.17%) User Experience
7 6 (3.70%) Social Media
8 4 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.47%) Statistics
9 3 (1.85%) W3C
9 3 (1.85%) SCADA
10 2 (1.23%) E-Learning
10 2 (1.23%) VSAM
10 2 (1.23%) Mainframe
10 2 (1.23%) EPoS
11 1 (0.62%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.62%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 33 (20.37%) Android
2 31 (19.14%) Windows
3 30 (18.52%) Apple iOS
4 25 (15.43%) BlackBerry OS
5 5 (3.09%) Linux
6 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.23%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.23%) Solaris
6 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.62%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (35.80%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (24.69%) Software Engineering
2 40 (24.69%) Web Development
3 27 (16.67%) TDD
3 27 (16.67%) Scrum
4 26 (16.05%) E-Commerce
5 25 (15.43%) MVC
5 25 (15.43%) Cyber Security
6 19 (11.73%) Mentoring
7 16 (9.88%) Ethical Hacking
7 16 (9.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 16 (9.88%) Penetration Testing
7 16 (9.88%) Security Testing
7 16 (9.88%) Project Management
8 14 (8.64%) CRM
8 14 (8.64%) OOD
9 13 (8.02%) Information Management
10 11 (6.79%) Release Management
11 10 (6.17%) Technical Architecture
12 9 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 80 (49.38%) C#
2 56 (34.57%) SQL
3 46 (28.40%) JavaScript
4 36 (22.22%) C++
5 30 (18.52%) PHP
6 21 (12.96%) C
6 21 (12.96%) Objective-C
7 12 (7.41%) VB
8 10 (6.17%) VBScript
9 6 (3.70%) Python
10 2 (1.23%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.23%) COBOL
10 2 (1.23%) NATURAL
10 2 (1.23%) JCL
11 1 (0.62%) Delphi
11 1 (0.62%) Perl
11 1 (0.62%) ABAP
11 1 (0.62%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (9.88%) GIAC
1 16 (9.88%) CISMP
1 16 (9.88%) CEH
1 16 (9.88%) CISSP
1 16 (9.88%) GPEN
1 16 (9.88%) OSCP
2 7 (4.32%) Degree
3 2 (1.23%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.23%) ISEB
4 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.62%) MCP
4 1 (0.62%) MCSE
4 1 (0.62%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.88%) PCI DSS
2 6 (3.70%) QA
3 4 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.23%) HDFS
1 2 (1.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.23%) Puppet
1 2 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.23%) Ansible
1 2 (1.23%) CA Endevor
1 2 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.62%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.62%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 39 (24.07%) Oracle
2 18 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 15 (9.26%) JBoss
4 10 (6.17%) SAP
5 7 (4.32%) ATG
5 7 (4.32%) Intershop
5 7 (4.32%) Demandware
5 7 (4.32%) hybris
6 4 (2.47%) IBM
7 2 (1.23%) VMware
7 2 (1.23%) HP
8 1 (0.62%) Adobe
8 1 (0.62%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.62%) Symantec
8 1 (0.62%) Appcelerator
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum bonus, pension, share option ++
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: From £36,000 to £41,000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Share Option +++
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
University Of Leicester
Posted: 4 days ago
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £33000 - £41000 per annum + bonus + benefits + OT
Posted: 18 days ago
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 20 days ago
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Salary: £36000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits + OT
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