Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 20 25
Rank change year-on-year -12 +5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Java 70 127 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 7.14% 9.35% 7.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.46% 16.84% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 62 113 143
Leicestershire median annual salary £36,792 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.12% -30.00% +21.21%
10th Percentile £27,775 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £47,375 £52,500 £120,000
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +18.75% +2.56%

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 611 754 690
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 62.35% 55.48% 49.68%
Number of salaries quoted 552 693 649
Leicestershire median annual salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +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 19 February 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 19 February 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 -12 51 £35,000 - 4
Lutterworth - 1 £40,000 -
Java
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 36 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (38.57%) C#
2 27 (38.57%) JavaScript
3 20 (28.57%) SQL
4 19 (27.14%) Python
5 18 (25.71%) HTML
6 17 (24.29%) PHP
6 17 (24.29%) OOP
6 17 (24.29%) Jenkins
7 16 (22.86%) Cucumber
7 16 (22.86%) BDD
7 16 (22.86%) CSS
7 16 (22.86%) Test Automation
8 15 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (21.43%) Android
8 15 (21.43%) MVC
9 14 (20.00%) E-Commerce
9 14 (20.00%) Mobile App
10 13 (18.57%) Android Development
10 13 (18.57%) Data Science
10 13 (18.57%) MySQL
11 12 (17.14%) Advertising
11 12 (17.14%) Selenium
11 12 (17.14%) Software Engineering
11 12 (17.14%) Hadoop
12 11 (15.71%) Analytics
12 11 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (15.71%) Manual Testing
12 11 (15.71%) Data Mining
13 10 (14.29%) OOD

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 5 (7.14%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.86%) Confluence
3 1 (1.43%) CICS
3 1 (1.43%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.43%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.43%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.43%) GitHub
2 1 (1.43%) Google Play
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) Firewall
1 1 (1.43%) HTTP
1 1 (1.43%) Modbus
1 1 (1.43%) Skype
1 1 (1.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.57%) MySQL
2 12 (17.14%) Hadoop
3 11 (15.71%) Data Mining
4 4 (5.71%) Big Data
4 4 (5.71%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.29%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.43%) Adabas
6 1 (1.43%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.43%) DB2
6 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (24.29%) Jenkins
2 16 (22.86%) Cucumber
3 12 (17.14%) Selenium
4 3 (4.29%) Calabash
4 3 (4.29%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.29%) Subversion
5 2 (2.86%) GitLab
5 2 (2.86%) JIRA
5 2 (2.86%) Maven
5 2 (2.86%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.43%) Hudson
6 1 (1.43%) jMock
6 1 (1.43%) JUnit
6 1 (1.43%) Mockito
6 1 (1.43%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.43%) Xcode
General
1 12 (17.14%) Advertising
2 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.86%) Finance
3 2 (2.86%) Marketing
3 2 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (50.00%) Developer
2 16 (22.86%) Java Developer
3 13 (18.57%) Android Developer
3 13 (18.57%) Tester
4 12 (17.14%) Automation Tester
5 11 (15.71%) Java Android Developer
6 10 (14.29%) Applications Developer
7 9 (12.86%) Data Scientist
8 8 (11.43%) Software Engineer
9 7 (10.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 7 (10.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 7 (10.00%) Mobile Developer
10 6 (8.57%) PHP Developer
11 5 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
11 5 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
11 5 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
12 4 (5.71%) Data Engineer
12 4 (5.71%) Java Applications Developer
12 4 (5.71%) Java Mobile Developer
12 4 (5.71%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (25.71%) HTML
2 16 (22.86%) CSS
3 9 (12.86%) .NET
3 9 (12.86%) ASP.NET
4 7 (10.00%) Node.js
5 6 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (8.57%) JSON
5 6 (8.57%) REST
6 5 (7.14%) CSS3
6 5 (7.14%) HTML5
6 5 (7.14%) Spring
6 5 (7.14%) Web Services
7 4 (5.71%) Android SDK
8 3 (4.29%) AngularJS
8 3 (4.29%) Laravel
8 3 (4.29%) SOAP
9 2 (2.86%) Hibernate
9 2 (2.86%) J2EE
9 2 (2.86%) Java EE
9 2 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 11 (15.71%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (12.86%) User Experience
4 4 (5.71%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.86%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.43%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.43%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.43%) SCADA
6 1 (1.43%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.43%) Android
2 8 (11.43%) Apple iOS
3 6 (8.57%) Linux
4 3 (4.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (24.29%) OOP
3 16 (22.86%) BDD
3 16 (22.86%) Test Automation
4 15 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (21.43%) MVC
5 14 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 13 (18.57%) Android Development
6 13 (18.57%) Data Science
7 12 (17.14%) Software Engineering
8 11 (15.71%) Analytics
8 11 (15.71%) Manual Testing
9 10 (14.29%) OOD
9 10 (14.29%) Predictive Modelling
9 10 (14.29%) Web Development
10 9 (12.86%) Mobile Application Development
11 7 (10.00%) Business Transformation
11 7 (10.00%) Data Analytics
11 7 (10.00%) ETL
11 7 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (38.57%) C#
1 27 (38.57%) JavaScript
2 20 (28.57%) SQL
3 19 (27.14%) Python
4 17 (24.29%) PHP
5 7 (10.00%) Apple Swift
5 7 (10.00%) Objective-C
6 5 (7.14%) C
7 4 (5.71%) R
8 3 (4.29%) C++
8 3 (4.29%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.86%) Ruby
9 2 (2.86%) Scala
10 1 (1.43%) COBOL
10 1 (1.43%) JCL
10 1 (1.43%) Perl
10 1 (1.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (4.29%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.57%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (7.14%) Puppet
2 2 (2.86%) Ansible
2 2 (2.86%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.86%) Terraform
3 1 (1.43%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (1.43%) Packer
Vendors
1 9 (12.86%) Google
2 4 (5.71%) Oracle
3 3 (4.29%) Twitter
4 1 (1.43%) Apigee
4 1 (1.43%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.43%) IBM
4 1 (1.43%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.43%) webMethods
4 1 (1.43%) WSO2
4 1 (1.43%) Zend