Period
to 24 January 2019

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 6 months to 24 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 15 30 35
Rank change year-on-year +15 +5 +14
Permanent jobs citing Java 22 11 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 10.84% 6.11% 9.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.49% 13.75% 18.24%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 27
Halifax median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% -18.75% -23.81%
10th Percentile £37,500 £26,525 £30,000
90th Percentile £54,125 £57,125 £100,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £48,250
% change year-on-year -10.00% +3.63% +7.22%

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 Halifax with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Halifax
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 119 80 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 58.62% 44.44% 51.75%
Number of salaries quoted 111 73 137
Halifax median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £36,250 £21,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £77,500 £72,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,750
% change year-on-year +3.53% +1.80% +4.38%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Halifax.

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 6 months to 24 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Java in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Java.

1 19 (86.36%) C#
1 19 (86.36%) Test Automation
2 16 (72.73%) Selenium
3 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (59.09%) SQL
5 10 (45.45%) ISTQB
6 7 (31.82%) Test Scripting
7 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
7 6 (27.27%) XML
7 6 (27.27%) SpecFlow
7 6 (27.27%) DevOps
8 5 (22.73%) Protractor
8 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
8 5 (22.73%) WebDriver
8 5 (22.73%) TDD
9 4 (18.18%) Scrum
9 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
9 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (18.18%) QA
9 4 (18.18%) BDD
9 4 (18.18%) Community of Practice
10 3 (13.64%) SoapUI
10 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
10 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
10 3 (13.64%) Unix
10 3 (13.64%) JMeter
10 3 (13.64%) Finance
10 3 (13.64%) Data Management
10 3 (13.64%) JIRA
10 3 (13.64%) Performance Management

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 (4.55%) Apache
1 1 (4.55%) CMS
1 1 (4.55%) EPiServer
1 1 (4.55%) IIS
1 1 (4.55%) nginx
1 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.55%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.09%) BlazeMeter
1 2 (9.09%) Sauce Labs
2 1 (4.55%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (4.55%) Google Analytics
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) npm
2 1 (4.55%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
1 1 (4.55%) HTTPS
1 1 (4.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.55%) Adabas
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (72.73%) Selenium
2 6 (27.27%) SpecFlow
3 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
3 5 (22.73%) Protractor
3 5 (22.73%) WebDriver
4 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (13.64%) JIRA
5 3 (13.64%) JMeter
5 3 (13.64%) SoapUI
6 2 (9.09%) Appium
6 2 (9.09%) Cucumber
6 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
6 2 (9.09%) TeamCity
7 1 (4.55%) Gradle
7 1 (4.55%) Grunt
7 1 (4.55%) gulp
7 1 (4.55%) Hudson
7 1 (4.55%) JBehave
7 1 (4.55%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (4.55%) webpack
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Tester
2 9 (40.91%) Automation Tester
3 7 (31.82%) Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Automation Test Lead
4 5 (22.73%) Test Leader
5 4 (18.18%) Developer in Test
5 4 (18.18%) Test Automation Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 2 (9.09%) Selenium Tester
7 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Graduate
7 1 (4.55%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Graduate Java Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Integration Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Java Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) QA Leader
7 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Stress Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) XML
2 2 (9.09%) Spring
3 1 (4.55%) .NET
3 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.55%) CSS
3 1 (4.55%) DAO
3 1 (4.55%) HTML
3 1 (4.55%) jQuery
3 1 (4.55%) JSON
3 1 (4.55%) Node.js
3 1 (4.55%) OAuth2
3 1 (4.55%) RAML
3 1 (4.55%) RequireJS
3 1 (4.55%) REST
3 1 (4.55%) Sass
3 1 (4.55%) SOAP
3 1 (4.55%) WCF
3 1 (4.55%) Web Services
3 1 (4.55%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.55%) Cloud Native
1 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
1 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
1 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Unix
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Test Automation
2 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (31.82%) Test Scripting
4 6 (27.27%) DevOps
4 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 5 (22.73%) TDD
6 4 (18.18%) BDD
6 4 (18.18%) Community of Practice
6 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
6 4 (18.18%) Scrum
7 3 (13.64%) Data Management
7 3 (13.64%) Performance Management
7 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
8 2 (9.09%) Acceptance Criteria
8 2 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (9.09%) MVC
8 2 (9.09%) User Stories
9 1 (4.55%) A/B Testing
9 1 (4.55%) Deployment Automation
9 1 (4.55%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) C#
2 13 (59.09%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.09%) Python
5 1 (4.55%) Natural
5 1 (4.55%) RPG
5 1 (4.55%) RPG IV
5 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) ISTQB
2 3 (13.64%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) GDPR
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) CA
1 2 (9.09%) Perfecto Mobile
2 1 (4.55%) Adobe
2 1 (4.55%) IBM
2 1 (4.55%) MuleSoft
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Splunk
2 1 (4.55%) webMethods