Period
to 24 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Developer
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 89 40
Rank change year-on-year +34 -49 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 209 168 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.25% 3.15% 5.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.36% 3.21% 6.07%
Number of salaries quoted 197 150 369
Leeds median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £58,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +2.27%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 4,792 5,227 6,634
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.44% 97.90% 97.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4,075 4,559 5,455
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £28,750 £25,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings that featured Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Leeds

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Java Developer in Leeds

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Leeds over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Leeds

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leeds region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 209 (100.00%) Java
2 144 (68.90%) Agile Software Development
3 124 (59.33%) Spring
4 106 (50.72%) JavaScript
5 92 (44.02%) TDD
6 82 (39.23%) SQL
7 73 (34.93%) HTML
8 63 (30.14%) Hibernate
9 59 (28.23%) AngularJS
10 58 (27.75%) OO
11 53 (25.36%) CSS
12 52 (24.88%) Oracle
13 46 (22.01%) MySQL
14 44 (21.05%) Git (software)
14 44 (21.05%) Test Automation
14 44 (21.05%) BDD
15 43 (20.57%) NoSQL
16 42 (20.10%) MongoDB
16 42 (20.10%) Docker
17 39 (18.66%) Software Engineering
18 38 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
19 35 (16.75%) XML
20 34 (16.27%) Scrum
21 33 (15.79%) Maven
21 33 (15.79%) Subversion
21 33 (15.79%) Spring Boot
21 33 (15.79%) Node.js
22 31 (14.83%) Web Services
22 31 (14.83%) C#
23 28 (13.40%) Scala

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 22 (10.53%) Tomcat
2 18 (8.61%) WebLogic
3 11 (5.26%) JBoss
4 8 (3.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 7 (3.35%) Jetty
5 7 (3.35%) Oracle 9iAS
5 7 (3.35%) WebSphere
5 7 (3.35%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (2.87%) Apache
6 6 (2.87%) Confluence
7 3 (1.44%) Tornado
8 1 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.78%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.44%) GitHub
3 2 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.96%) IaaS
4 1 (0.48%) Loggly
4 1 (0.48%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.91%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (22.01%) MySQL
2 43 (20.57%) NoSQL
3 42 (20.10%) MongoDB
4 17 (8.13%) Apache Cassandra
5 12 (5.74%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (5.26%) Couchbase
6 11 (5.26%) Hadoop
6 11 (5.26%) Riak
7 8 (3.83%) Redis
8 6 (2.87%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.48%) Big Data
9 1 (0.48%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.48%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 44 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 33 (15.79%) Maven
2 33 (15.79%) Subversion
3 25 (11.96%) Cucumber
4 19 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 19 (9.09%) Mercurial
5 15 (7.18%) Selenium
6 14 (6.70%) JUnit
7 12 (5.74%) Mockito
8 11 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 10 (4.78%) Buildbot
9 10 (4.78%) Ranorex
10 7 (3.35%) JIRA
11 6 (2.87%) Appium
11 6 (2.87%) Gatling
11 6 (2.87%) NeoLoad
11 6 (2.87%) SoapUI
11 6 (2.87%) TeamCity
11 6 (2.87%) WATIR
11 6 (2.87%) WebLOAD
General
1 20 (9.57%) Finance
2 15 (7.18%) Retail
3 12 (5.74%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.78%) Legal
5 3 (1.44%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (59.33%) Spring
2 73 (34.93%) HTML
3 63 (30.14%) Hibernate
4 59 (28.23%) AngularJS
5 53 (25.36%) CSS
6 35 (16.75%) XML
7 33 (15.79%) Node.js
7 33 (15.79%) Spring Boot
8 31 (14.83%) Web Services
9 24 (11.48%) HTML5
10 23 (11.00%) Kafka
11 21 (10.05%) J2EE
11 21 (10.05%) RabbitMQ
12 20 (9.57%) Struts
13 18 (8.61%) Dropwizard
14 17 (8.13%) React
15 15 (7.18%) ActiveMQ
16 14 (6.70%) .NET
16 14 (6.70%) RESTful
17 13 (6.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.22%) Computer Science
2 12 (5.74%) Algorithms
3 11 (5.26%) Data Structures
4 7 (3.35%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.87%) Hedge funds
6 4 (1.91%) Digital Media
6 4 (1.91%) NHS
6 4 (1.91%) User Experience
7 3 (1.44%) Smart Meter
8 2 (0.96%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.31%) Android
1 9 (4.31%) Apple iOS
2 8 (3.83%) Linux
3 6 (2.87%) Unix
4 1 (0.48%) Windows
4 1 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (68.90%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (44.02%) TDD
3 58 (27.75%) OO
4 44 (21.05%) BDD
4 44 (21.05%) Test Automation
5 39 (18.66%) Software Engineering
6 38 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
7 34 (16.27%) Scrum
8 23 (11.00%) Pair Programming
9 22 (10.53%) Kanban
10 19 (9.09%) High Availability
10 19 (9.09%) SDLC
11 18 (8.61%) Mentoring
12 17 (8.13%) DSDM
12 17 (8.13%) MVC
13 15 (7.18%) CQRS
14 13 (6.22%) OOD
15 12 (5.74%) E-Commerce
15 12 (5.74%) UML
16 11 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 209 (100.00%) Java
2 106 (50.72%) JavaScript
3 82 (39.23%) SQL
4 31 (14.83%) C#
5 28 (13.40%) Scala
6 26 (12.44%) PHP
7 18 (8.61%) Python
8 17 (8.13%) Ruby
9 16 (7.66%) Go
10 12 (5.74%) C++
11 10 (4.78%) C
12 6 (2.87%) Assembly Language
13 4 (1.91%) Kotlin
14 3 (1.44%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.48%) Pascal
15 1 (0.48%) Perl
15 1 (0.48%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (7.66%) Security Cleared
2 10 (4.78%) SC Cleared
3 8 (3.83%) Degree
4 2 (0.96%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.31%) QA
2 7 (3.35%) HL7
System Software
1 42 (20.10%) Docker
2 1 (0.48%) RACF
Systems Management
1 20 (9.57%) Kubernetes
2 14 (6.70%) Puppet
3 11 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (4.78%) Ansible
5 6 (2.87%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.48%) Nagios
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.48%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.48%) Salt
6 1 (0.48%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 52 (24.88%) Oracle
2 12 (5.74%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (3.83%) Adobe
4 7 (3.35%) BEA
4 7 (3.35%) IBM
5 5 (2.39%) webMethods
6 4 (1.91%) Capita
7 2 (0.96%) Google
8 1 (0.48%) New Relic
8 1 (0.48%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.48%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.48%) Splunk