The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Developer
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 45 49
Rank change year-on-year +3 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 18 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 4.55% 0.64% 2.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.65% 0.64% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 12
Median salary £35,000 £46,250 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.32% +41.22%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% +2.27%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 387 311 425
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 97.73% 99.68% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 342 249 353
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,750 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Leicester

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in Leicester.

Salary trend for Java Developer in Leicester

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicester region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 38 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (81.58%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (78.95%) JavaScript
4 22 (57.89%) MongoDB
5 21 (55.26%) TDD
5 21 (55.26%) Scrum
6 20 (52.63%) Python
7 19 (50.00%) Spring
7 19 (50.00%) Software Engineering
7 19 (50.00%) Kanban
8 18 (47.37%) SOA
8 18 (47.37%) MySQL
8 18 (47.37%) Spring Boot
9 16 (42.11%) Retail
9 16 (42.11%) QA
9 16 (42.11%) Scala
9 16 (42.11%) Mobile App
9 16 (42.11%) Data Structures
9 16 (42.11%) Continuous Delivery
10 11 (28.95%) REST
10 11 (28.95%) SQL
11 10 (26.32%) CSS
11 10 (26.32%) HTML
11 10 (26.32%) AngularJS
12 7 (18.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (18.42%) Twitter
12 7 (18.42%) CQRS
12 7 (18.42%) JPA
12 7 (18.42%) Degree
13 6 (15.79%) Ext JS

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (57.89%) MongoDB
2 18 (47.37%) MySQL
3 3 (7.89%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (7.89%) Hadoop
3 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Maven
General
1 16 (42.11%) Retail
2 3 (7.89%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (50.00%) Spring
2 18 (47.37%) Spring Boot
3 11 (28.95%) REST
4 10 (26.32%) AngularJS
4 10 (26.32%) CSS
4 10 (26.32%) HTML
5 7 (18.42%) JPA
5 7 (18.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (15.79%) Ext JS
7 5 (13.16%) Hibernate
7 5 (13.16%) J2EE
8 4 (10.53%) Node.js
8 4 (10.53%) OAuth
8 4 (10.53%) OSGi
8 4 (10.53%) RESTful
8 4 (10.53%) SOAP
8 4 (10.53%) Web Services
9 3 (7.89%) Spring MVC
10 1 (2.63%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 16 (42.11%) Data Structures
1 16 (42.11%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.89%) Blog
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (81.58%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (55.26%) Scrum
2 21 (55.26%) TDD
3 19 (50.00%) Kanban
3 19 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 18 (47.37%) SOA
5 16 (42.11%) Continuous Delivery
6 7 (18.42%) CQRS
7 6 (15.79%) OO
8 4 (10.53%) Front End Development
9 3 (7.89%) Microservices
9 3 (7.89%) MVC
9 3 (7.89%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (78.95%) JavaScript
3 20 (52.63%) Python
4 16 (42.11%) Scala
5 11 (28.95%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (42.11%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Twitter
2 4 (10.53%) Cognizant
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