Period
to 15 October 2019

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 15 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 20 31 27
Rank change year-on-year +11 -4 +16
Permanent jobs citing Java 90 79 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 9.69% 8.49% 7.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.52% 13.69% 13.60%
Number of salaries quoted 76 49 63
Leicestershire median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% +6.67% -5.06%
10th Percentile £23,500 £28,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £51,250 £94,000 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% +5.88%

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 580 577 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 62.43% 61.98% 57.34%
Number of salaries quoted 500 520 466
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £24,975 £27,725 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,000 £58,750 £50,000
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 15 October 2019.

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 15 October 2019. 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 -2 53 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Loughborough - 7 £42,500 - 2
Coalville -8 3 £24,500 -
Java
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Java.

1 55 (61.11%) JavaScript
2 54 (60.00%) Spring
3 53 (58.89%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (55.56%) HTML
5 45 (50.00%) CSS
6 28 (31.11%) Docker
7 26 (28.89%) Java 8
8 24 (26.67%) C#
9 22 (24.44%) SQL
9 22 (24.44%) Web Services
9 22 (24.44%) AWS
10 20 (22.22%) OO
10 20 (22.22%) Degree
11 19 (21.11%) Python
12 18 (20.00%) TDD
13 15 (16.67%) Microsoft
13 15 (16.67%) AngularJS
14 14 (15.56%) REST
14 14 (15.56%) Maven
15 12 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
15 12 (13.33%) C++
15 12 (13.33%) RESTful
16 11 (12.22%) .NET
16 11 (12.22%) JSON
17 10 (11.11%) Test Automation
17 10 (11.11%) Android
17 10 (11.11%) Selenium
17 10 (11.11%) Scrum
17 10 (11.11%) Front End Development
18 9 (10.00%) SDLC

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 7 (7.78%) CICS
2 3 (3.33%) IIS
2 3 (3.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.11%) Apache
3 1 (1.11%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Simulink
1 1 (1.11%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 22 (24.44%) AWS
2 1 (1.11%) Apigee
2 1 (1.11%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.56%) Ethernet
2 4 (4.44%) VLAN
3 3 (3.33%) Modbus
3 3 (3.33%) RS-485
3 3 (3.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.11%) FlexRay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.00%) MySQL
2 7 (7.78%) DB2
3 6 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 5 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.22%) EDMS
6 1 (1.11%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (15.56%) Maven
2 12 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (11.11%) Selenium
4 4 (4.44%) Cucumber
4 4 (4.44%) eggPlant
4 4 (4.44%) Robot Framework
4 4 (4.44%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.33%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.22%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (1.11%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.11%) Gradle
7 1 (1.11%) JUnit
7 1 (1.11%) Xcode
General
1 8 (8.89%) Finance
2 5 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 5 (5.56%) Retail
3 3 (3.33%) Police
3 3 (3.33%) Public Sector
4 2 (2.22%) Marketing
5 1 (1.11%) Automotive
5 1 (1.11%) Games
5 1 (1.11%) German Language
Job Titles
1 71 (78.89%) Developer
2 40 (44.44%) Java Developer
3 16 (17.78%) Junior
3 16 (17.78%) Senior Developer
4 14 (15.56%) Junior Developer
5 12 (13.33%) Lead Developer
6 10 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
7 9 (10.00%) Lead Java Developer
8 8 (8.89%) Analyst
9 6 (6.67%) Applications Developer
9 6 (6.67%) Mainframe Developer
9 6 (6.67%) Senior Mainframe Developer
9 6 (6.67%) Software Analyst
9 6 (6.67%) Software Test Engineer
9 6 (6.67%) Test Engineer
10 5 (5.56%) Android Developer
10 5 (5.56%) Automation Test Analyst
10 5 (5.56%) Test Analyst
10 5 (5.56%) Web Applications Developer
10 5 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (60.00%) Spring
2 50 (55.56%) HTML
3 45 (50.00%) CSS
4 22 (24.44%) Web Services
5 15 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 14 (15.56%) REST
7 12 (13.33%) RESTful
8 11 (12.22%) .NET
8 11 (12.22%) JSON
9 9 (10.00%) Ajax
9 9 (10.00%) JPA
10 7 (7.78%) Hibernate
11 6 (6.67%) React
12 5 (5.56%) HTML5
12 5 (5.56%) Node.js
12 5 (5.56%) Sass
13 4 (4.44%) 802.1X
13 4 (4.44%) gRPC
13 4 (4.44%) Spring Boot
13 4 (4.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (6.67%) Mainframe
3 5 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.33%) CAN bus
5 2 (2.22%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.11%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.11%) CUDA
6 1 (1.11%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.11%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.11%) Life Science
6 1 (1.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.11%) Android
2 9 (10.00%) Linux
3 7 (7.78%) Windows
4 4 (4.44%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.44%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.33%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (58.89%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (22.22%) OO
3 18 (20.00%) TDD
4 10 (11.11%) Front End Development
4 10 (11.11%) Scrum
4 10 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 9 (10.00%) SDLC
6 8 (8.89%) Computer Science
6 8 (8.89%) Microservices
6 8 (8.89%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (7.78%) Business Analysis
7 7 (7.78%) MVC
7 7 (7.78%) Software Engineering
7 7 (7.78%) Unit Testing
8 6 (6.67%) Android Development
8 6 (6.67%) Architectural Design
8 6 (6.67%) Mentoring
8 6 (6.67%) Web Development
9 5 (5.56%) Manual Testing
9 5 (5.56%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 55 (61.11%) JavaScript
2 26 (28.89%) Java 8
3 24 (26.67%) C#
4 22 (24.44%) SQL
5 19 (21.11%) Python
6 12 (13.33%) C++
7 8 (8.89%) C
8 7 (7.78%) COBOL
8 7 (7.78%) JCL
9 5 (5.56%) ES6
9 5 (5.56%) Kotlin
10 4 (4.44%) Shell Script
11 3 (3.33%) IronPython
11 3 (3.33%) VB
11 3 (3.33%) VBA
11 3 (3.33%) VBScript
12 2 (2.22%) Apple Swift
12 2 (2.22%) Objective-C
13 1 (1.11%) MATLAB
13 1 (1.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (22.22%) Degree
2 7 (7.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.11%) ISO 26262
1 1 (1.11%) MISRA
1 1 (1.11%) QA
System Software
1 28 (31.11%) Docker
2 7 (7.78%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (6.67%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.11%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.78%) IBM
3 4 (4.44%) Twitter
4 3 (3.33%) Oracle
5 2 (2.22%) Appcelerator
6 1 (1.11%) Google
6 1 (1.11%) NVIDIA