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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 44 22 22
Rank change year-on-year
-22 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 33 91 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.70% 9.77% 11.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.30% 15.69% 18.80%
Number of salaries quoted 23 76 75
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +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
355 580 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 50.57% 62.30% 59.80%
Number of salaries quoted 316 528 374
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -22 20 £37,100 -12.70% 3
Kegworth - 4 - -
Lutterworth - 1 - -
Java
East Midlands

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 62 (70.45%) .NET
2 55 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 35 (39.77%) C#
3 35 (39.77%) SQL
4 29 (32.95%) XML
5 26 (29.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 26 (29.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 22 (25.00%) Coaching
7 21 (23.86%) ASP.NET
8 19 (21.59%) Oracle
9 18 (20.45%) Software Engineering
10 15 (17.05%) VB.NET
11 14 (15.91%) COBOL
11 14 (15.91%) Windows
11 14 (15.91%) IBM
11 14 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (15.91%) Finance
11 14 (15.91%) WebSphere
11 14 (15.91%) Degree
12 13 (14.77%) QA
12 13 (14.77%) UNIX
13 12 (13.64%) Microsoft
14 11 (12.50%) JCL
14 11 (12.50%) XSLT
14 11 (12.50%) JavaScript
14 11 (12.50%) VB
14 11 (12.50%) J2EE
14 11 (12.50%) Computer Science
14 11 (12.50%) Web Development
15 10 (11.36%) HTML

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (15.91%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.41%) JBoss
3 2 (2.27%) OpenStack
3 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.14%) Apache
4 1 (1.14%) CICS
4 1 (1.14%) CMS
4 1 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.14%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (5.68%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.55%) MS Office
3 1 (1.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) BPCS
1 1 (1.14%) SAP WM
1 1 (1.14%) Retail-J
1 1 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.95%) LDAP
2 3 (3.41%) HTTP
3 2 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 26 (29.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 26 (29.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (11.36%) DB2
3 10 (11.36%) Adabas
4 2 (2.27%) MySQL
5 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (9.09%) Redmine
1 8 (9.09%) JUnit
2 7 (7.95%) Eclipse
3 5 (5.68%) Subversion
4 4 (4.55%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.41%) Maven
5 3 (3.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.27%) Selenium
6 2 (2.27%) Ranorex
6 2 (2.27%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 2 (2.27%) Xcode
6 2 (2.27%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (2.27%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.27%) Ant
7 1 (1.14%) TestComplete
7 1 (1.14%) FitNesse
General
1 14 (15.91%) Finance
2 7 (7.95%) Retail
3 4 (4.55%) International Banking
3 4 (4.55%) Banking
4 2 (2.27%) Marketing
5 1 (1.14%) Back Office
5 1 (1.14%) French Language
5 1 (1.14%) German Language
5 1 (1.14%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.14%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 42 (47.73%) Developer
2 25 (28.41%) Team Leader
3 21 (23.86%) .NET Team Leader
3 21 (23.86%) Development Team Leader
4 20 (22.73%) Java Team Leader
5 16 (18.18%) Analyst
6 12 (13.64%) Software Developer
7 11 (12.50%) Java Developer
8 9 (10.23%) Applications Support
9 8 (9.09%) Analyst Programmer
9 8 (9.09%) Programmer
9 8 (9.09%) Applications Developer
10 7 (7.95%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
10 7 (7.95%) COBOL Programmer
10 7 (7.95%) C++ Software Developer
10 7 (7.95%) C++ Developer
10 7 (7.95%) COBOL Analyst
11 4 (4.55%) MI Analyst
11 4 (4.55%) Senior Developer
11 4 (4.55%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (70.45%) .NET
2 29 (32.95%) XML
3 21 (23.86%) ASP.NET
4 11 (12.50%) XSLT
4 11 (12.50%) J2EE
5 10 (11.36%) HTML
5 10 (11.36%) Web Services
6 9 (10.23%) WebSphere MQ
6 9 (10.23%) SOAP
7 8 (9.09%) .NET Framework
7 8 (9.09%) EJB
8 7 (7.95%) Java SE
8 7 (7.95%) Java EE
8 7 (7.95%) JPA
8 7 (7.95%) JAX-RS
9 6 (6.82%) EJB 3.0
9 6 (6.82%) RESTful
9 6 (6.82%) CSS
10 5 (5.68%) jQuery
11 4 (4.55%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 9 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (9.09%) Mainframe
4 7 (7.95%) Smartcard
4 7 (7.95%) Blackberry
4 7 (7.95%) PKI
4 7 (7.95%) Mathematics
5 4 (4.55%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.27%) iPhone
6 2 (2.27%) iPad
6 2 (2.27%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.14%) PMI
7 1 (1.14%) Chip and PIN
7 1 (1.14%) W3C
7 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.14%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.91%) Windows
2 13 (14.77%) UNIX
3 9 (10.23%) Android
3 9 (10.23%) Apple iOS
4 7 (7.95%) BlackBerry OS
5 4 (4.55%) Linux
6 2 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.27%) Windows Phone
6 2 (2.27%) AIX
7 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.00%) Coaching
2 18 (20.45%) Software Engineering
3 14 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (12.50%) Web Development
5 7 (7.95%) Scrum
5 7 (7.95%) Cyber Security
5 7 (7.95%) Line Management
6 6 (6.82%) Mentoring
6 6 (6.82%) ITIL
7 4 (4.55%) TDD
7 4 (4.55%) MVC
7 4 (4.55%) E-Commerce
7 4 (4.55%) OO
8 3 (3.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (3.41%) Unit Testing
9 2 (2.27%) Incident Management
9 2 (2.27%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (2.27%) Android Development
9 2 (2.27%) iOS Development
9 2 (2.27%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 35 (39.77%) C#
1 35 (39.77%) SQL
2 15 (17.05%) VB.NET
3 14 (15.91%) COBOL
4 11 (12.50%) JCL
4 11 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 11 (12.50%) VB
5 10 (11.36%) NATURAL
6 9 (10.23%) VB6
7 8 (9.09%) C++
8 7 (7.95%) VBA
8 7 (7.95%) Python
9 4 (4.55%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.27%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.14%) C
11 1 (1.14%) VBScript
11 1 (1.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (15.91%) Degree
2 7 (7.95%) Sun Certification
3 2 (2.27%) ISEB
4 1 (1.14%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.14%) OCPJWCD
4 1 (1.14%) OCPJP
4 1 (1.14%) OCMJD
4 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.77%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (9.09%) CA Endevor
2 2 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.27%) Ansible
2 2 (2.27%) Puppet
3 1 (1.14%) Control-M
Vendors
1 19 (21.59%) Oracle
2 14 (15.91%) IBM
3 12 (13.64%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.68%) Sun
5 4 (4.55%) Remedy
5 4 (4.55%) SAP
5 4 (4.55%) Sybase
6 2 (2.27%) i2
6 2 (2.27%) Apple
7 1 (1.14%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.14%) Epicor
7 1 (1.14%) RedPrairie
7 1 (1.14%) hybris
7 1 (1.14%) Sitecore
Leicester, Leicestershire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Market related
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £28000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Proteus Europe
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Extensive benefits package
Posted: 13 days ago