The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
West Yorkshire / Halifax
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 - 36
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Java 12 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 10.08% - 0.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.27% - 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 1
Median salary £41,250 - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +7.95%  

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Halifax
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 41 52 73
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 34.45% 46.02% 34.27%
Number of salaries quoted 36 42 66
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +28.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Halifax citing Java as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Halifax

Java
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Salary trend for Java in Halifax

Java
Salary Histogram in Halifax

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Halifax over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Halifax

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Halifax region with a requirement for Java.

1 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (68.42%) C#
3 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
3 12 (63.16%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (57.89%) Selenium
4 11 (57.89%) .NET
4 11 (57.89%) Test Automation
4 11 (57.89%) SoapUI
5 10 (52.63%) Open Source
5 10 (52.63%) Jenkins
5 10 (52.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (47.37%) TDD
6 9 (47.37%) XML
6 9 (47.37%) SOAP
6 9 (47.37%) ISEB
6 9 (47.37%) BDD
7 8 (42.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 8 (42.11%) ISTQB
8 7 (36.84%) Waterfall
9 6 (31.58%) V-Model
9 6 (31.58%) JMeter
10 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
10 5 (26.32%) Agile Testing
10 5 (26.32%) Exploratory Testing
11 4 (21.05%) DevOps
11 4 (21.05%) Manual Testing
12 3 (15.79%) QA
12 3 (15.79%) MVC
12 3 (15.79%) Web Testing
12 3 (15.79%) Finance

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax 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 1 (5.26%) CMS
1 1 (5.26%) EPiServer
1 1 (5.26%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.53%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
2 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Selenium
1 11 (57.89%) SoapUI
2 10 (52.63%) Jenkins
2 10 (52.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (31.58%) JMeter
4 1 (5.26%) Hudson
4 1 (5.26%) MSTest
4 1 (5.26%) NUnit
4 1 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
4 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Test Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Test Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Java Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Test Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (10.53%) Java Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Android Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) iOS Android Developer
6 1 (5.26%) iOS Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Mid-Level Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) .NET
2 9 (47.37%) SOAP
2 9 (47.37%) XML
3 3 (15.79%) Web Services
4 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
4 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (10.53%) Hibernate
4 2 (10.53%) Java EE
4 2 (10.53%) JPA
4 2 (10.53%) REST
4 2 (10.53%) RESTful
4 2 (10.53%) Spring
4 2 (10.53%) Spring MVC
5 1 (5.26%) Angular 2
5 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.26%) CSS3
5 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
5 1 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (5.26%) Node.js
5 1 (5.26%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Android
1 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (57.89%) Test Automation
4 10 (52.63%) Open Source
5 9 (47.37%) BDD
5 9 (47.37%) TDD
6 7 (36.84%) Waterfall
7 6 (31.58%) V-Model
8 5 (26.32%) Agile Testing
8 5 (26.32%) Exploratory Testing
8 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
9 4 (21.05%) DevOps
9 4 (21.05%) Manual Testing
10 3 (15.79%) MVC
10 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (15.79%) Web Testing
11 2 (10.53%) Analytics
11 2 (10.53%) Customer Requirements
11 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
11 2 (10.53%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) C#
2 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.79%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) Apple Swift
4 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) ISEB
2 8 (42.11%) ISTQB
2 8 (42.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) IBM
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle