The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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

Java Developer
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 52 87
Rank change year-on-year +2 +35  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 127 164 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.93% 4.97% 2.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.05% 5.14% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 113 147 84
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% +2.27%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2513 3193 3622
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.48% 96.70% 97.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2224 2618 2917
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds that featured Java Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 205 (100.00%) Java
2 141 (68.78%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (46.34%) JavaScript
4 91 (44.39%) Spring
5 90 (43.90%) NoSQL
6 86 (41.95%) SQL
7 71 (34.63%) TDD
8 69 (33.66%) HTML
9 62 (30.24%) OO
10 61 (29.76%) Git (software)
11 55 (26.83%) J2EE
12 53 (25.85%) CSS
13 48 (23.41%) XML
14 46 (22.44%) Scrum
15 45 (21.95%) AngularJS
16 43 (20.98%) Automated Testing
17 41 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
18 39 (19.02%) Maven
18 39 (19.02%) Node.js
18 39 (19.02%) E-Commerce
19 35 (17.07%) React
20 34 (16.59%) Unit Testing
21 33 (16.10%) Hibernate
22 32 (15.61%) Subversion
22 32 (15.61%) Jenkins
23 31 (15.12%) Web Services
24 30 (14.63%) Python
25 29 (14.15%) Advertising
26 27 (13.17%) Riak
26 27 (13.17%) Spring Boot

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 25 (12.20%) Tomcat
2 20 (9.76%) JBoss
3 10 (4.88%) Apache
4 8 (3.90%) Mule
4 8 (3.90%) WebLogic
4 8 (3.90%) WebSphere
5 7 (3.41%) Apache Spark
5 7 (3.41%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (2.93%) Jetty
7 5 (2.44%) Confluence
8 4 (1.95%) ATG Dynamo
8 4 (1.95%) iPlanet
9 2 (0.98%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.98%) IIS
9 2 (0.98%) Mule ESB
10 1 (0.49%) Tornado
10 1 (0.49%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (0.98%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.34%) GitHub
2 4 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.95%) SaaS
3 3 (1.46%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.98%) IaaS
4 2 (0.98%) Loggly
4 2 (0.98%) PaaS
4 2 (0.98%) Sumo Logic
5 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.44%) HTTP
2 2 (0.98%) Internet
3 1 (0.49%) AMQP
3 1 (0.49%) LDAP
3 1 (0.49%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (43.90%) NoSQL
2 27 (13.17%) Riak
3 25 (12.20%) MySQL
4 21 (10.24%) SQL Server
5 18 (8.78%) Redis
6 14 (6.83%) Relational Database
7 13 (6.34%) CouchDB
8 11 (5.37%) Hadoop
8 11 (5.37%) MongoDB
9 10 (4.88%) Big Data
9 10 (4.88%) RDBMS
10 6 (2.93%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (2.44%) Couchbase
12 4 (1.95%) DB2
13 1 (0.49%) MS Access
13 1 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 61 (29.76%) Git (software)
2 39 (19.02%) Maven
3 32 (15.61%) Jenkins
3 32 (15.61%) Subversion
4 26 (12.68%) Mercurial
5 22 (10.73%) JUnit
6 13 (6.34%) Selenium
7 10 (4.88%) Eclipse
8 8 (3.90%) JMeter
9 7 (3.41%) JIRA
10 5 (2.44%) NetBeans
11 4 (1.95%) Ant
11 4 (1.95%) Cucumber
11 4 (1.95%) Gradle
11 4 (1.95%) Vagrant
12 2 (0.98%) Grunt
12 2 (0.98%) NUnit
13 1 (0.49%) HP UFT
13 1 (0.49%) LoadRunner
13 1 (0.49%) TestDirector
General
1 29 (14.15%) Advertising
2 26 (12.68%) Games
3 11 (5.37%) Banking
4 8 (3.90%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.98%) Finance
5 2 (0.98%) Marketing
6 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.49%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (44.39%) Spring
2 69 (33.66%) HTML
3 55 (26.83%) J2EE
4 53 (25.85%) CSS
5 48 (23.41%) XML
6 45 (21.95%) AngularJS
7 39 (19.02%) Node.js
8 35 (17.07%) React
9 33 (16.10%) Hibernate
10 31 (15.12%) Web Services
11 27 (13.17%) Spring Boot
12 25 (12.20%) REST
13 22 (10.73%) HTML5
14 20 (9.76%) SOAP
15 18 (8.78%) CSS3
16 14 (6.83%) Spring MVC
17 13 (6.34%) Dropwizard
18 12 (5.85%) jQuery
19 10 (4.88%) Java EE
19 10 (4.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.68%) Algorithms
2 25 (12.20%) Data Structures
3 18 (8.78%) User Experience
4 12 (5.85%) Computer Science
5 11 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (4.39%) Fintech
7 8 (3.90%) Smart Meter
8 6 (2.93%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.46%) Online Games
10 2 (0.98%) iPad
10 2 (0.98%) Photography
10 2 (0.98%) RIA
11 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.93%) Windows
2 5 (2.44%) Android
2 5 (2.44%) Linux
3 4 (1.95%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.95%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (68.78%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (34.63%) TDD
3 62 (30.24%) OO
4 46 (22.44%) Scrum
5 43 (20.98%) Automated Testing
6 41 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 39 (19.02%) E-Commerce
8 34 (16.59%) Unit Testing
9 26 (12.68%) BDD
10 20 (9.76%) MVC
10 20 (9.76%) Software Engineering
11 14 (6.83%) Pair Programming
12 13 (6.34%) DevOps
13 11 (5.37%) Analytics
13 11 (5.37%) Mentoring
13 11 (5.37%) SDLC
14 10 (4.88%) Kanban
15 9 (4.39%) Multithreading
15 9 (4.39%) OOP
16 8 (3.90%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 205 (100.00%) Java
2 95 (46.34%) JavaScript
3 86 (41.95%) SQL
4 30 (14.63%) Python
5 24 (11.71%) Bash Shell
6 14 (6.83%) Ruby
7 11 (5.37%) Groovy
7 11 (5.37%) Scala
8 8 (3.90%) C#
8 8 (3.90%) PHP
9 7 (3.41%) C++
10 5 (2.44%) Go
10 5 (2.44%) Haskell
11 2 (0.98%) Clojure
11 2 (0.98%) ES6
11 2 (0.98%) F#
11 2 (0.98%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.98%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.98%) VB
11 2 (0.98%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (8.29%) Degree
2 1 (0.49%) MBA
2 1 (0.49%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.95%) QA
2 2 (0.98%) HL7
3 1 (0.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (2.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (1.95%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.95%) Puppet
2 3 (1.46%) Ansible
2 3 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.98%) Nagios
3 2 (0.98%) Salt
3 2 (0.98%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.49%) Kibana
4 1 (0.49%) logstash
Vendors
1 20 (9.76%) Oracle
2 12 (5.85%) hybris
3 7 (3.41%) ATG
3 7 (3.41%) IBM
4 4 (1.95%) BEA
4 4 (1.95%) Google
5 3 (1.46%) Rackspace
5 3 (1.46%) Splunk
6 2 (0.98%) Microsoft
6 2 (0.98%) New Relic
6 2 (0.98%) SaltStack
6 2 (0.98%) SAP
6 2 (0.98%) Sybase
7 1 (0.49%) Apple
7 1 (0.49%) T-Plan
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