Period
to 20 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 29 28
Rank change year-on-year -15 -1 +12
Permanent jobs citing Java 53 116 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 5.21% 8.38% 7.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.12% 15.08% 14.84%
Number of salaries quoted 49 105 130
Leicestershire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -30.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £30,750 £25,800 £28,925
90th Percentile £51,500 £52,500 £120,000
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 653 769 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 64.21% 55.52% 50.98%
Number of salaries quoted 598 676 627
Leicestershire median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £26,150
90th Percentile £55,000 £48,750 £56,100
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% -1.28%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Java in Leicestershire

Java
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Java in Leicestershire

Java
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 20 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Java in Leicestershire

Java
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 20 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -26 35 £35,000 - 5
Lutterworth - 1 £40,000 -
Java
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Java.

1 30 (56.60%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (49.06%) C#
3 20 (37.74%) Jenkins
4 19 (35.85%) SQL
4 19 (35.85%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (33.96%) Test Automation
6 17 (32.08%) Selenium
6 17 (32.08%) E-Commerce
7 16 (30.19%) Cucumber
7 16 (30.19%) BDD
8 15 (28.30%) Manual Testing
9 13 (24.53%) JavaScript
10 12 (22.64%) PHP
10 12 (22.64%) Python
11 10 (18.87%) MySQL
11 10 (18.87%) Oracle
12 9 (16.98%) HTML
13 8 (15.09%) CSS
13 8 (15.09%) Advertising
13 8 (15.09%) Spring
13 8 (15.09%) Google
14 7 (13.21%) Web Development
14 7 (13.21%) Hibernate
14 7 (13.21%) Linux
14 7 (13.21%) .NET
15 6 (11.32%) C++
15 6 (11.32%) MVC
15 6 (11.32%) Degree
15 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
15 6 (11.32%) Retail

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 2 (3.77%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.77%) GitHub
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.89%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) Firewall
1 1 (1.89%) Modbus
1 1 (1.89%) Skype
1 1 (1.89%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) MySQL
2 4 (7.55%) Big Data
2 4 (7.55%) Hadoop
3 3 (5.66%) Data Mining
3 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.89%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.89%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 20 (37.74%) Jenkins
2 17 (32.08%) Selenium
3 16 (30.19%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.77%) Xcode
5 1 (1.89%) Android Studio
5 1 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.89%) Hudson
5 1 (1.89%) JIRA
5 1 (1.89%) Maven
5 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (15.09%) Advertising
2 6 (11.32%) Retail
3 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.77%) Banking
4 2 (3.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (43.40%) Developer
2 15 (28.30%) Automation Tester
2 15 (28.30%) Tester
3 12 (22.64%) Java Developer
4 6 (11.32%) Applications Developer
4 6 (11.32%) Software Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Applications Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Android Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Data Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) PHP Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.66%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (5.66%) Applications Support
7 3 (5.66%) Applications Support Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Junior
7 3 (5.66%) Software Support Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.98%) HTML
2 8 (15.09%) CSS
2 8 (15.09%) Spring
3 7 (13.21%) .NET
3 7 (13.21%) Hibernate
4 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET
5 4 (7.55%) Web Services
6 3 (5.66%) Laravel
6 3 (5.66%) XML
7 2 (3.77%) Akka
7 2 (3.77%) Android SDK
7 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (3.77%) HTML5
7 2 (3.77%) J2EE
7 2 (3.77%) JSF
7 2 (3.77%) JSON
7 2 (3.77%) JSP
7 2 (3.77%) Node.js
7 2 (3.77%) Struts
7 2 (3.77%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.89%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.89%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.89%) SCADA
3 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.21%) Linux
2 6 (11.32%) Android
3 5 (9.43%) Apple iOS
4 4 (7.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (56.60%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (35.85%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (33.96%) Test Automation
4 17 (32.08%) E-Commerce
5 16 (30.19%) BDD
6 15 (28.30%) Manual Testing
7 7 (13.21%) Web Development
8 6 (11.32%) DevOps
8 6 (11.32%) MVC
8 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
9 5 (9.43%) Data Science
9 5 (9.43%) OO
9 5 (9.43%) OOP
9 5 (9.43%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (9.43%) Scrum
10 4 (7.55%) Android Development
10 4 (7.55%) Configuration Management
10 4 (7.55%) OOD
10 4 (7.55%) Use Case
11 3 (5.66%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (49.06%) C#
2 19 (35.85%) SQL
3 13 (24.53%) JavaScript
4 12 (22.64%) PHP
4 12 (22.64%) Python
5 6 (11.32%) C++
6 4 (7.55%) Apple Swift
6 4 (7.55%) C
6 4 (7.55%) Objective-C
7 3 (5.66%) PL/SQL
7 3 (5.66%) Ruby
8 2 (3.77%) Perl
8 2 (3.77%) Scala
9 1 (1.89%) R
9 1 (1.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (9.43%) Puppet
2 2 (3.77%) Ansible
2 2 (3.77%) Kubernetes
2 2 (3.77%) Terraform
3 1 (1.89%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (1.89%) Packer
3 1 (1.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) Oracle
2 8 (15.09%) Google
3 3 (5.66%) Twitter
4 1 (1.89%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.89%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.89%) webMethods
4 1 (1.89%) Zend