Period
to 19 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 19 June 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
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 53 56
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 244 249 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 5.16% 4.93% 4.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.32% 5.07% 4.61%
Number of salaries quoted 211 219 271
Leeds median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £65,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.00% +11.11% -

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 4,585 4,916 6,026
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.02% 97.27% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3,861 4,211 4,961
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 19 June 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 19 June 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.

1 244 (100.00%) Java
2 179 (73.36%) Agile Software Development
3 163 (66.80%) Spring
4 102 (41.80%) TDD
5 88 (36.07%) JavaScript
6 68 (27.87%) HTML
7 64 (26.23%) MySQL
7 64 (26.23%) Hibernate
8 63 (25.82%) CSS
9 62 (25.41%) SQL
10 61 (25.00%) BDD
10 61 (25.00%) AngularJS
11 58 (23.77%) Spring Boot
12 51 (20.90%) Finance
13 50 (20.49%) Oracle
13 50 (20.49%) NoSQL
14 45 (18.44%) Docker
14 45 (18.44%) OO
14 45 (18.44%) Java 8
15 42 (17.21%) C#
15 42 (17.21%) Scala
16 41 (16.80%) XML
17 40 (16.39%) Retail
18 39 (15.98%) PHP
19 35 (14.34%) Web Services
19 35 (14.34%) Dropwizard
20 34 (13.93%) Scrum
20 34 (13.93%) MongoDB
20 34 (13.93%) Kafka
21 32 (13.11%) Node.js

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 31 (12.70%) Tomcat
2 5 (2.05%) Confluence
3 3 (1.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (0.82%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.41%) Apache
5 1 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.41%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.41%) JBoss
5 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Infor LN
1 1 (0.41%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.41%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 25 (10.25%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.87%) GitHub
4 1 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.41%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.64%) Internet
2 1 (0.41%) AMQP
2 1 (0.41%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (26.23%) MySQL
2 50 (20.49%) NoSQL
3 34 (13.93%) MongoDB
4 13 (5.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 11 (4.51%) Riak
6 10 (4.10%) Relational Database
7 8 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (3.28%) SQL Server
8 4 (1.64%) CouchDB
8 4 (1.64%) Redis
9 2 (0.82%) Big Data
10 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 28 (11.48%) Jenkins
2 27 (11.07%) Maven
3 24 (9.84%) JUnit
4 23 (9.43%) Git (software)
5 22 (9.02%) Cucumber
6 19 (7.79%) Mockito
7 16 (6.56%) Subversion
8 14 (5.74%) Selenium
9 11 (4.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 10 (4.10%) Buildbot
10 10 (4.10%) Ranorex
11 7 (2.87%) Gatling
12 6 (2.46%) Appium
12 6 (2.46%) JMeter
12 6 (2.46%) NeoLoad
12 6 (2.46%) SoapUI
12 6 (2.46%) WATIR
12 6 (2.46%) WebLOAD
13 5 (2.05%) JIRA
14 4 (1.64%) Eclipse
General
1 51 (20.90%) Finance
2 40 (16.39%) Retail
3 10 (4.10%) Legal
3 10 (4.10%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.64%) Advertising
4 4 (1.64%) Military
5 2 (0.82%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (66.80%) Spring
2 68 (27.87%) HTML
3 64 (26.23%) Hibernate
4 63 (25.82%) CSS
5 61 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 58 (23.77%) Spring Boot
7 41 (16.80%) XML
8 35 (14.34%) Dropwizard
8 35 (14.34%) Web Services
9 34 (13.93%) Kafka
10 32 (13.11%) Node.js
10 32 (13.11%) RESTful
11 30 (12.30%) RabbitMQ
11 30 (12.30%) React
12 25 (10.25%) JSON
13 21 (8.61%) REST
14 20 (8.20%) SOAP
15 19 (7.79%) ActiveMQ
15 19 (7.79%) Struts
16 14 (5.74%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.51%) Enterprise Software
1 11 (4.51%) Greenfield Project
1 11 (4.51%) NHS
2 9 (3.69%) Computer Science
2 9 (3.69%) User Experience
3 7 (2.87%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (2.87%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (1.64%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.64%) RIA
5 3 (1.23%) Digital Media
5 3 (1.23%) PKI
5 3 (1.23%) Smart Meter
6 2 (0.82%) Fintech
6 2 (0.82%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.41%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.41%) Cybercrime
7 1 (0.41%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.41%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.05%) Unix
2 4 (1.64%) Android
2 4 (1.64%) Apple iOS
2 4 (1.64%) Windows
3 3 (1.23%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (0.41%) Linux
4 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (73.36%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (41.80%) TDD
3 61 (25.00%) BDD
4 45 (18.44%) OO
5 34 (13.93%) Scrum
6 30 (12.30%) High Availability
6 30 (12.30%) Microservices
7 29 (11.89%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (11.89%) Software Engineering
8 28 (11.48%) Mentoring
9 27 (11.07%) Test Automation
10 24 (9.84%) Pair Programming
10 24 (9.84%) Problem-Solving
11 23 (9.43%) MVC
12 21 (8.61%) Collaborative Working
13 19 (7.79%) E-Commerce
14 18 (7.38%) Kanban
15 17 (6.97%) SDLC
16 14 (5.74%) DevOps
17 13 (5.33%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 244 (100.00%) Java
2 88 (36.07%) JavaScript
3 62 (25.41%) SQL
4 45 (18.44%) Java 8
5 42 (17.21%) C#
5 42 (17.21%) Scala
6 39 (15.98%) PHP
7 31 (12.70%) Python
8 20 (8.20%) Go
9 13 (5.33%) C
10 12 (4.92%) Ruby
11 11 (4.51%) C++
11 11 (4.51%) Kotlin
12 1 (0.41%) Clojure
12 1 (0.41%) Groovy
12 1 (0.41%) Java 9
12 1 (0.41%) Perl
12 1 (0.41%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.41%) VB
12 1 (0.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (8.61%) Security Cleared
2 10 (4.10%) SC Cleared
3 8 (3.28%) Degree
4 6 (2.46%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.64%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (10.66%) QA
System Software
1 45 (18.44%) Docker
2 3 (1.23%) OpenDJ
2 3 (1.23%) OpenIDM
3 1 (0.41%) LXC
3 1 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 31 (12.70%) Kubernetes
2 11 (4.51%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.05%) Terraform
4 4 (1.64%) Puppet
5 3 (1.23%) Ansible
6 1 (0.41%) linkerd
6 1 (0.41%) Nagios
Vendors
1 50 (20.49%) Oracle
2 12 (4.92%) Salesforce.com
3 11 (4.51%) Capita
4 6 (2.46%) Twitter
5 5 (2.05%) Google
6 4 (1.64%) Microsoft
6 4 (1.64%) Sun
7 3 (1.23%) Adobe
7 3 (1.23%) Sybase
8 2 (0.82%) webMethods
9 1 (0.41%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.41%) Infor
9 1 (0.41%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.41%) Perforce
9 1 (0.41%) Sage
9 1 (0.41%) SAP