The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 - 58
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 12 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 4.15% - 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.24% - 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 5
Median salary £37,500 - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22%  

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 283 360 419
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 97.92% 98.90% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 267 302 362
Median salary £35,571 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.30% +4.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,900 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Leicester over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Leicester

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 31 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (64.52%) TDD
3 20 (64.52%) Retail
3 20 (64.52%) Software Engineering
3 20 (64.52%) Scrum
3 20 (64.52%) SOA
3 20 (64.52%) Kanban
3 20 (64.52%) Data Structures
4 19 (61.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 19 (61.29%) Spring Boot
4 19 (61.29%) MongoDB
4 19 (61.29%) MySQL
5 18 (58.06%) QA
5 18 (58.06%) Mobile App
6 16 (51.61%) JavaScript
7 14 (45.16%) Python
8 13 (41.94%) Scala
9 7 (22.58%) Spring
9 7 (22.58%) J2EE
9 7 (22.58%) Web Services
10 5 (16.13%) RESTful
10 5 (16.13%) REST
11 4 (12.90%) OAuth
11 4 (12.90%) OSGi
11 4 (12.90%) Cognizant
11 4 (12.90%) SQL
11 4 (12.90%) SOAP
11 4 (12.90%) Front End Development
12 3 (9.68%) Greenfield Project

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (3.23%) Alfresco
1 1 (3.23%) CMS
1 1 (3.23%) Liferay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (61.29%) MongoDB
1 19 (61.29%) MySQL
2 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.23%) Travis CI
General
1 20 (64.52%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (61.29%) Spring Boot
2 7 (22.58%) J2EE
2 7 (22.58%) Spring
2 7 (22.58%) Web Services
3 5 (16.13%) REST
3 5 (16.13%) RESTful
4 4 (12.90%) OAuth
4 4 (12.90%) OSGi
4 4 (12.90%) SOAP
5 3 (9.68%) HTML
6 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
6 2 (6.45%) CSS
6 2 (6.45%) Hibernate
7 1 (3.23%) Ext JS
7 1 (3.23%) HTML5
7 1 (3.23%) JPA
7 1 (3.23%) Kafka
7 1 (3.23%) Node.js
7 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (3.23%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 20 (64.52%) Data Structures
2 18 (58.06%) Mobile App
3 3 (9.68%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (64.52%) Kanban
2 20 (64.52%) Scrum
2 20 (64.52%) SOA
2 20 (64.52%) Software Engineering
2 20 (64.52%) TDD
3 19 (61.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (12.90%) Front End Development
5 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.45%) BDD
6 2 (6.45%) Test Automation
7 1 (3.23%) CQRS
7 1 (3.23%) OO
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (51.61%) JavaScript
3 14 (45.16%) Python
4 13 (41.94%) Scala
5 4 (12.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (58.06%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Cognizant
2 1 (3.23%) Adobe
2 1 (3.23%) HP
2 1 (3.23%) OpenText
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) Twitter
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