Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 27 35
Rank change year-on-year +11 +8 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java 123 73 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 12.84% 7.77% 6.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.00% 12.70% 11.10%
Number of salaries quoted 52 66 71
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.27% -12.22%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,750 £20,750
90th Percentile £91,500 £57,500 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - +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 615 575 793
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 64.20% 61.17% 54.32%
Number of salaries quoted 501 524 732
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £25,050
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +5 119 £40,000 +6.67% 20
Coalville - 2 - -
Java
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 100 (81.30%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (52.85%) Spring
2 65 (52.85%) Software Engineering
3 61 (49.59%) Maven
4 54 (43.90%) JavaScript
4 54 (43.90%) Linux
4 54 (43.90%) Degree
5 52 (42.28%) C#
6 51 (41.46%) HTML
7 45 (36.59%) OO
8 44 (35.77%) TDD
9 43 (34.96%) Microsoft
9 43 (34.96%) Visual Studio
10 42 (34.15%) Firmware
10 42 (34.15%) Apple iOS
11 41 (33.33%) Time Management
12 40 (32.52%) Android
13 37 (30.08%) Robot Framework
13 37 (30.08%) C++
14 36 (29.27%) CSS
15 34 (27.64%) Manufacturing
15 34 (27.64%) Jenkins
16 33 (26.83%) HTML5
17 31 (25.20%) Apache
17 31 (25.20%) C
18 30 (24.39%) Cybersecurity
19 29 (23.58%) RESTful
19 29 (23.58%) Continuous Integration
20 28 (22.76%) Unit Testing
20 28 (22.76%) JSON

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 31 (25.20%) Apache
2 10 (8.13%) Confluence
3 4 (3.25%) CMS
3 4 (3.25%) Liferay
4 3 (2.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.81%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.81%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 4 (3.25%) SAP SD
2 2 (1.63%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 24 (19.51%) GitHub
2 4 (3.25%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.44%) IaaS
3 3 (2.44%) PaaS
4 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (20.33%) TCP/IP
2 24 (19.51%) Modbus
2 24 (19.51%) RS-485
3 1 (0.81%) AMQP
3 1 (0.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.45%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (5.69%) NoSQL
3 6 (4.88%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.07%) SAP HANA
5 4 (3.25%) MySQL
6 2 (1.63%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.63%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.81%) Redis
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 61 (49.59%) Maven
2 43 (34.96%) Visual Studio
3 37 (30.08%) Robot Framework
4 34 (27.64%) Jenkins
5 16 (13.01%) JIRA
5 16 (13.01%) JUnit
6 12 (9.76%) Selenium
7 9 (7.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (7.32%) Bitbucket
7 9 (7.32%) Git (software)
8 8 (6.50%) EasyMock
8 8 (6.50%) Subversion
9 6 (4.88%) CppUnit
10 4 (3.25%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.63%) NeoLoad
11 2 (1.63%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.81%) Sonatype Nexus
12 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.81%) Travis CI
12 1 (0.81%) WebDriver
General
1 34 (27.64%) Manufacturing
2 20 (16.26%) Automotive
3 18 (14.63%) Marketing
4 7 (5.69%) Finance
5 2 (1.63%) Electronics
6 1 (0.81%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 50 (40.65%) Developer
2 44 (35.77%) Software Engineer
3 41 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 14 (11.38%) Applications Engineer
4 14 (11.38%) Web Applications Engineer
4 14 (11.38%) Web Engineer
5 12 (9.76%) Embedded Engineer
5 12 (9.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 12 (9.76%) Lead Software Engineer
6 11 (8.94%) Senior Software Engineer
7 10 (8.13%) Analyst
8 9 (7.32%) Applications Developer
9 8 (6.50%) Agile Developer
9 8 (6.50%) Agile Java Developer
9 8 (6.50%) DevOps Developer
9 8 (6.50%) Java Software Developer
9 8 (6.50%) Software Developer
10 7 (5.69%) Web Applications Developer
10 7 (5.69%) Web Developer
11 6 (4.88%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (52.85%) Spring
2 51 (41.46%) HTML
3 36 (29.27%) CSS
4 33 (26.83%) HTML5
5 29 (23.58%) RESTful
6 28 (22.76%) JSON
7 21 (17.07%) Java EE
8 18 (14.63%) Node.js
9 16 (13.01%) J2EE
10 15 (12.20%) COM
11 10 (8.13%) .NET
11 10 (8.13%) XML
12 9 (7.32%) AngularJS
13 8 (6.50%) EJB
13 8 (6.50%) JSF
14 7 (5.69%) REST
15 6 (4.88%) Hibernate
15 6 (4.88%) JPA
15 6 (4.88%) XSD
16 5 (4.07%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (19.51%) CAN bus
2 21 (17.07%) Device Driver
2 21 (17.07%) Embedded Systems
3 18 (14.63%) User Experience
4 9 (7.32%) Computer Science
4 9 (7.32%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (6.50%) Wiki
6 6 (4.88%) Mobile App
7 5 (4.07%) N-Tier
8 4 (3.25%) e-Learning
9 3 (2.44%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.81%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.81%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.81%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 54 (43.90%) Linux
2 42 (34.15%) Apple iOS
3 40 (32.52%) Android
4 24 (19.51%) FreeRTOS
5 12 (9.76%) Windows
6 8 (6.50%) CentOS
6 8 (6.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.63%) Unix
8 1 (0.81%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (81.30%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (52.85%) Software Engineering
3 45 (36.59%) OO
4 44 (35.77%) TDD
5 41 (33.33%) Time Management
6 30 (24.39%) Cybersecurity
7 29 (23.58%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (22.76%) MVC
8 28 (22.76%) Unit Testing
9 27 (21.95%) Web Development
10 26 (21.14%) Scrum
11 23 (18.70%) UML
12 20 (16.26%) Test Automation
13 15 (12.20%) Open Source
14 12 (9.76%) Software Testing
15 11 (8.94%) Problem-Solving
16 9 (7.32%) DevOps
16 9 (7.32%) ITIL
17 8 (6.50%) OOD
17 8 (6.50%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 54 (43.90%) JavaScript
2 52 (42.28%) C#
3 37 (30.08%) C++
4 31 (25.20%) C
5 17 (13.82%) Python
5 17 (13.82%) SQL
6 7 (5.69%) Embedded C
7 6 (4.88%) PHP
8 5 (4.07%) Java 8
9 3 (2.44%) Ruby
10 2 (1.63%) Apple Swift
10 2 (1.63%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.81%) ABAP
11 1 (0.81%) Korn
11 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 54 (43.90%) Degree
2 8 (6.50%) BPSS Clearance
3 6 (4.88%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (2.44%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.63%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.81%) ISEB
6 1 (0.81%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.25%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) GDPR
System Software
1 42 (34.15%) Firmware
2 3 (2.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) SCCM
1 1 (0.81%) SCOrch
1 1 (0.81%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 43 (34.96%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.94%) SAP
3 8 (6.50%) Red Hat
4 5 (4.07%) Oracle
5 4 (3.25%) hybris
6 3 (2.44%) Adobe
7 2 (1.63%) Twitter
8 1 (0.81%) Google
8 1 (0.81%) HP
8 1 (0.81%) IBM
8 1 (0.81%) OpenText
8 1 (0.81%) VMware