Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 14 27 23
Rank change year-on-year +13 -4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Java 161 68 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 16.43% 7.30% 9.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.04% 11.81% 16.42%
Number of salaries quoted 68 59 107
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £36,792 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.72% +5.12% -30.00%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,700 £22,300
90th Percentile £79,875 £46,500 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +14.13% -3.16% +18.75%

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 643 576 749
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 65.61% 61.80% 55.15%
Number of salaries quoted 457 524 695
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £36,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.34% -9.38% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +15 153 £40,000 +9.59% 19
Coalville - 3 £50,000 -
Java
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 137 (85.09%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (68.94%) Spring
3 99 (61.49%) Maven
4 97 (60.25%) Software Engineering
5 90 (55.90%) JavaScript
6 85 (52.80%) Degree
7 84 (52.17%) C#
7 84 (52.17%) HTML
8 78 (48.45%) Linux
9 74 (45.96%) Visual Studio
10 73 (45.34%) Firmware
11 72 (44.72%) TDD
11 72 (44.72%) Time Management
12 71 (44.10%) Apple iOS
13 70 (43.48%) Microsoft
14 69 (42.86%) OO
15 68 (42.24%) Android
16 64 (39.75%) Robot Framework
16 64 (39.75%) Manufacturing
17 62 (38.51%) CSS
18 57 (35.40%) HTML5
19 54 (33.54%) C++
20 53 (32.92%) C
21 50 (31.06%) MVC
21 50 (31.06%) Continuous Integration
22 49 (30.43%) JSON
23 48 (29.81%) Apache
23 48 (29.81%) RESTful
23 48 (29.81%) GitHub
24 47 (29.19%) Jenkins

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 48 (29.81%) Apache
2 8 (4.97%) Confluence
3 5 (3.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 5 (3.11%) Liferay
4 4 (2.48%) CMS
5 2 (1.24%) CICS
6 1 (0.62%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.62%) IIS
6 1 (0.62%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.62%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 5 (3.11%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.62%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 48 (29.81%) GitHub
2 4 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.24%) IaaS
3 2 (1.24%) PaaS
4 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.62%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (26.09%) TCP/IP
2 41 (25.47%) Modbus
2 41 (25.47%) RS-485
3 1 (0.62%) AMQP
3 1 (0.62%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (22.98%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 6 (3.73%) SAP HANA
4 3 (1.86%) MySQL
5 2 (1.24%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.24%) DB2
5 2 (1.24%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.62%) EDMS
6 1 (0.62%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.62%) Redis
6 1 (0.62%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 99 (61.49%) Maven
2 74 (45.96%) Visual Studio
3 64 (39.75%) Robot Framework
4 47 (29.19%) Jenkins
5 13 (8.07%) JIRA
5 13 (8.07%) Subversion
6 12 (7.45%) CppUnit
7 9 (5.59%) Git (software)
8 8 (4.97%) JUnit
9 7 (4.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (4.35%) Bitbucket
10 6 (3.73%) EasyMock
11 5 (3.11%) Selenium
12 2 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
13 1 (0.62%) Ant
13 1 (0.62%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.62%) Gradle
13 1 (0.62%) NeoLoad
13 1 (0.62%) Sonatype Nexus
13 1 (0.62%) TeamCity
General
1 64 (39.75%) Manufacturing
2 29 (18.01%) Automotive
2 29 (18.01%) Marketing
3 11 (6.83%) Finance
4 6 (3.73%) Retail
5 2 (1.24%) Electronics
6 1 (0.62%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 71 (44.10%) Software Engineer
2 62 (38.51%) Developer
3 41 (25.47%) Java Developer
4 32 (19.88%) Applications Engineer
4 32 (19.88%) Web Applications Engineer
4 32 (19.88%) Web Engineer
5 23 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
5 23 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 23 (14.29%) Lead Software Engineer
6 17 (10.56%) Senior Software Engineer
7 13 (8.07%) Applications Developer
8 12 (7.45%) Software Test Engineer
8 12 (7.45%) Test Engineer
8 12 (7.45%) UI Engineer
8 12 (7.45%) UX Engineer
8 12 (7.45%) Web Applications Developer
8 12 (7.45%) Web Developer
9 11 (6.83%) Senior Developer
10 9 (5.59%) Lead Developer
11 8 (4.97%) Lead Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (68.94%) Spring
2 84 (52.17%) HTML
3 62 (38.51%) CSS
4 57 (35.40%) HTML5
5 49 (30.43%) JSON
6 48 (29.81%) RESTful
7 37 (22.98%) Node.js
8 26 (16.15%) COM
9 23 (14.29%) Java EE
10 22 (13.66%) J2EE
11 19 (11.80%) AngularJS
12 17 (10.56%) .NET
13 15 (9.32%) REST
14 11 (6.83%) JPA
15 10 (6.21%) ASP.NET
16 8 (4.97%) React
17 7 (4.35%) gRPC
17 7 (4.35%) Hibernate
17 7 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 6 (3.73%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 41 (25.47%) CAN bus
2 38 (23.60%) Embedded Systems
3 33 (20.50%) Device Driver
4 25 (15.53%) User Experience
5 11 (6.83%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.73%) Wiki
7 5 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.86%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.24%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.62%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.62%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 78 (48.45%) Linux
2 71 (44.10%) Apple iOS
3 68 (42.24%) Android
4 41 (25.47%) FreeRTOS
5 25 (15.53%) Windows
6 6 (3.73%) CentOS
6 6 (3.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (85.09%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (60.25%) Software Engineering
3 72 (44.72%) TDD
3 72 (44.72%) Time Management
4 69 (42.86%) OO
5 50 (31.06%) Continuous Integration
5 50 (31.06%) MVC
6 44 (27.33%) Web Development
7 41 (25.47%) Cybersecurity
8 39 (24.22%) Technical Leadership
9 36 (22.36%) Scrum
9 36 (22.36%) UML
10 35 (21.74%) Unit Testing
11 18 (11.18%) Problem-Solving
12 17 (10.56%) Test Automation
13 15 (9.32%) Software Testing
14 14 (8.70%) Open Source
15 10 (6.21%) Project Management
15 10 (6.21%) SDLC
16 9 (5.59%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 90 (55.90%) JavaScript
2 84 (52.17%) C#
3 54 (33.54%) C++
4 53 (32.92%) C
5 23 (14.29%) Python
6 15 (9.32%) SQL
7 12 (7.45%) Embedded C
8 7 (4.35%) PHP
9 5 (3.11%) Java 8
10 4 (2.48%) Apple Swift
10 4 (2.48%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.86%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.24%) COBOL
12 2 (1.24%) JCL
12 2 (1.24%) Ruby
13 1 (0.62%) ABAP
13 1 (0.62%) IronPython
13 1 (0.62%) VB
13 1 (0.62%) VBA
13 1 (0.62%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 85 (52.80%) Degree
2 6 (3.73%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (1.86%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.62%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.48%) QA
System Software
1 73 (45.34%) Firmware
2 10 (6.21%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.62%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.62%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 70 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.07%) SAP
3 7 (4.35%) Twitter
4 6 (3.73%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.11%) Adobe
5 5 (3.11%) hybris
6 3 (1.86%) Oracle
7 2 (1.24%) IBM
8 1 (0.62%) HP
8 1 (0.62%) OpenText