Period
to 25 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 6 months to 25 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
25 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 10 44 21
Rank change year-on-year +34 -23 +28
Permanent jobs citing Java 125 39 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 18.30% 6.06% 11.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.59% 8.92% 18.00%
Number of salaries quoted 91 32 74
Leicester median annual salary £47,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.71% - +6.87%
10th Percentile £36,250 £29,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £51,125 £52,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £47,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +35.71% -6.67% -11.76%

Java is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Leicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 453 437 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 66.33% 67.86% 64.37%
Number of salaries quoted 381 408 402
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,600 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £56,250 £47,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicester.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Leicester

Java
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Java in Leicester

Java
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Leicester over the 6 months to 25 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Java in Leicester

For the 6 months to 25 June 2019, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leicester region with a requirement for Java.

1 99 (79.20%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (70.40%) Spring
3 81 (64.80%) JavaScript
4 77 (61.60%) HTML
5 71 (56.80%) CSS
6 53 (42.40%) Maven
7 47 (37.60%) TDD
7 47 (37.60%) OO
8 45 (36.00%) C#
9 35 (28.00%) HTML5
10 34 (27.20%) Firmware
10 34 (27.20%) Software Engineering
11 33 (26.40%) SQL
11 33 (26.40%) Linux
11 33 (26.40%) Node.js
11 33 (26.40%) Architectural Design
12 32 (25.60%) MVC
13 30 (24.00%) Degree
14 29 (23.20%) Web Development
14 29 (23.20%) Microsoft
15 28 (22.40%) Apple iOS
16 27 (21.60%) PostgreSQL
16 27 (21.60%) Scrum
17 26 (20.80%) REST
18 25 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
18 25 (20.00%) Android
19 24 (19.20%) C
20 23 (18.40%) Visual Studio
20 23 (18.40%) Finance
20 23 (18.40%) Robot Framework

Java
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 11 (8.80%) Confluence
2 10 (8.00%) Apache
3 3 (2.40%) NetWeaver
3 3 (2.40%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (1.60%) JBoss
4 2 (1.60%) Liferay
4 2 (1.60%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.60%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.80%) CMS
5 1 (0.80%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (1.60%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 25 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (9.60%) GitHub
3 6 (4.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (4.00%) Amazon Kinesis
4 5 (4.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (4.00%) AWS Lambda
4 5 (4.00%) Serverless
5 3 (2.40%) Office 365
5 3 (2.40%) PaaS
6 2 (1.60%) IBM Cloud
6 2 (1.60%) OpenShift
6 2 (1.60%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.80%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.80%) IaaS
7 1 (0.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (14.40%) TCP/IP
2 17 (13.60%) Modbus
2 17 (13.60%) RS-485
3 4 (3.20%) Ethernet
3 4 (3.20%) VLAN
4 3 (2.40%) Internet
5 1 (0.80%) SSH
5 1 (0.80%) SSL
5 1 (0.80%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (21.60%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (5.60%) MySQL
3 5 (4.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 5 (4.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.20%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.80%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.80%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.80%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 53 (42.40%) Maven
2 23 (18.40%) Robot Framework
2 23 (18.40%) Visual Studio
3 20 (16.00%) Jenkins
4 14 (11.20%) JIRA
5 12 (9.60%) Selenium
6 11 (8.80%) Git (software)
7 5 (4.00%) Cucumber
8 4 (3.20%) Subversion
9 3 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.60%) CppUnit
10 2 (1.60%) eggPlant
10 2 (1.60%) GitLab
10 2 (1.60%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (1.60%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.60%) Xcode
11 1 (0.80%) Ant
11 1 (0.80%) CocoaPods
11 1 (0.80%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.80%) Liquibase
General
1 23 (18.40%) Finance
2 14 (11.20%) Manufacturing
2 14 (11.20%) Retail
3 8 (6.40%) Marketing
4 3 (2.40%) Automotive
5 1 (0.80%) Games
5 1 (0.80%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 70 (56.00%) Developer
2 49 (39.20%) Java Developer
3 28 (22.40%) Software Engineer
4 19 (15.20%) Applications Developer
4 19 (15.20%) Web Applications Developer
4 19 (15.20%) Web Developer
5 17 (13.60%) Applications Engineer
5 17 (13.60%) Web Applications Engineer
5 17 (13.60%) Web Engineer
6 15 (12.00%) Embedded Engineer
6 15 (12.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 12 (9.60%) Analyst
8 11 (8.80%) Lead Developer
8 11 (8.80%) Lead Web Developer
9 8 (6.40%) Applications Specialist
9 8 (6.40%) Software Test Engineer
9 8 (6.40%) Test Engineer
9 8 (6.40%) Web Applications Specialist
9 8 (6.40%) Web Specialist
10 7 (5.60%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (70.40%) Spring
2 77 (61.60%) HTML
3 71 (56.80%) CSS
4 35 (28.00%) HTML5
5 33 (26.40%) Node.js
6 26 (20.80%) REST
7 20 (16.00%) JPA
7 20 (16.00%) JSON
8 19 (15.20%) RESTful
9 18 (14.40%) J2EE
9 18 (14.40%) Web Services
10 16 (12.80%) AngularJS
11 14 (11.20%) Java EE
12 13 (10.40%) .NET
12 13 (10.40%) COM
13 12 (9.60%) React
14 11 (8.80%) ASP.NET
15 7 (5.60%) GraphQL
15 7 (5.60%) gRPC
15 7 (5.60%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.40%) User Experience
2 17 (13.60%) CAN bus
2 17 (13.60%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (4.00%) Device Driver
3 5 (4.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.40%) Internet of Things
5 2 (1.60%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.60%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.80%) Life Science
6 1 (0.80%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 33 (26.40%) Linux
2 28 (22.40%) Apple iOS
3 25 (20.00%) Android
4 17 (13.60%) FreeRTOS
5 10 (8.00%) Windows
6 4 (3.20%) Windows Server
6 4 (3.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (79.20%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (37.60%) OO
2 47 (37.60%) TDD
3 34 (27.20%) Software Engineering
4 33 (26.40%) Architectural Design
5 32 (25.60%) MVC
6 29 (23.20%) Web Development
7 27 (21.60%) Scrum
8 22 (17.60%) Test Automation
9 21 (16.80%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (13.60%) Technical Leadership
11 15 (12.00%) Process Improvement
12 14 (11.20%) Time Management
13 13 (10.40%) Presales
14 12 (9.60%) DevOps
14 12 (9.60%) Product Roadmap
14 12 (9.60%) Unit Testing
15 9 (7.20%) Functional Testing
15 9 (7.20%) Project Management
15 9 (7.20%) UML
Programming Languages
1 81 (64.80%) JavaScript
2 45 (36.00%) C#
3 33 (26.40%) SQL
4 24 (19.20%) C
5 21 (16.80%) C++
6 14 (11.20%) Java 8
7 12 (9.60%) Python
8 7 (5.60%) Scala
9 6 (4.80%) ABAP
10 5 (4.00%) ES6
11 4 (3.20%) Apple Swift
11 4 (3.20%) Shell Script
12 3 (2.40%) Embedded C
12 3 (2.40%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.60%) Groovy
13 2 (1.60%) Kotlin
13 2 (1.60%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.80%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 30 (24.00%) Degree
2 4 (3.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.40%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.00%) QA
2 2 (1.60%) PMO
System Software
1 34 (27.20%) Firmware
2 22 (17.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (4.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 29 (23.20%) Microsoft
2 15 (12.00%) SAP
3 7 (5.60%) Twitter
4 4 (3.20%) hybris
5 3 (2.40%) Oracle
6 2 (1.60%) Adobe
6 2 (1.60%) Ariba
6 2 (1.60%) Concur
7 1 (0.80%) Apple
7 1 (0.80%) Gigya
7 1 (0.80%) Kronos
7 1 (0.80%) Salesforce.com