Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 87 40
Rank change year-on-year +9 -47 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 161 172 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.24% 3.15% 5.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.34% 3.21% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 157 161 346
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% +12.50%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £58,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%

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 4826 5350 6756
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.06% 98.02% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4080 4612 5436
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,450 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 23 November 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 23 November 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.

1 161 (100.00%) Java
2 111 (68.94%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (53.42%) JavaScript
4 83 (51.55%) Spring
5 75 (46.58%) SQL
6 68 (42.24%) HTML
7 60 (37.27%) TDD
8 56 (34.78%) Git (software)
8 56 (34.78%) NoSQL
9 55 (34.16%) Hibernate
10 44 (27.33%) CSS
11 36 (22.36%) Oracle
11 36 (22.36%) Maven
12 35 (21.74%) AngularJS
13 34 (21.12%) Continuous Integration
14 33 (20.50%) Subversion
14 33 (20.50%) OO
15 31 (19.25%) Docker
16 30 (18.63%) MongoDB
17 29 (18.01%) Test Automation
18 26 (16.15%) Mercurial
19 24 (14.91%) XML
20 22 (13.66%) J2EE
20 22 (13.66%) MySQL
21 21 (13.04%) Web Services
21 21 (13.04%) Spring Boot
22 20 (12.42%) HTML5
23 19 (11.80%) Node.js
23 19 (11.80%) Algorithms
23 19 (11.80%) Tomcat

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 19 (11.80%) Tomcat
2 17 (10.56%) WebLogic
3 12 (7.45%) JBoss
4 9 (5.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 7 (4.35%) Jetty
5 7 (4.35%) WebSphere
6 6 (3.73%) Apache
6 6 (3.73%) Oracle 9iAS
6 6 (3.73%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (3.11%) Confluence
7 5 (3.11%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.86%) Tornado
9 1 (0.62%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.62%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.86%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (1.86%) IaaS
3 2 (1.24%) GitHub
3 2 (1.24%) Loggly
3 2 (1.24%) Sumo Logic
4 1 (0.62%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.86%) AMQP
2 1 (0.62%) HTTP
2 1 (0.62%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (34.78%) NoSQL
2 30 (18.63%) MongoDB
3 22 (13.66%) MySQL
4 18 (11.18%) Riak
5 15 (9.32%) Apache Cassandra
6 11 (6.83%) Couchbase
6 11 (6.83%) Hadoop
6 11 (6.83%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (6.83%) Relational Database
7 9 (5.59%) Redis
8 4 (2.48%) SQL Server
9 2 (1.24%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.62%) Big Data
10 1 (0.62%) DB2
Development Applications
1 56 (34.78%) Git (software)
2 36 (22.36%) Maven
3 33 (20.50%) Subversion
4 26 (16.15%) Mercurial
5 17 (10.56%) Jenkins
6 7 (4.35%) Gradle
6 7 (4.35%) JIRA
7 6 (3.73%) Ant
7 6 (3.73%) Cucumber
7 6 (3.73%) Selenium
8 5 (3.11%) TeamCity
8 5 (3.11%) Vagrant
9 4 (2.48%) JBehave
9 4 (2.48%) JUnit
10 3 (1.86%) Eclipse
10 3 (1.86%) FitNesse
11 2 (1.24%) Grunt
12 1 (0.62%) Ranorex
12 1 (0.62%) Sonatype Nexus
12 1 (0.62%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (8.07%) Advertising
2 7 (4.35%) Games
3 6 (3.73%) Finance
4 5 (3.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (51.55%) Spring
2 68 (42.24%) HTML
3 55 (34.16%) Hibernate
4 44 (27.33%) CSS
5 35 (21.74%) AngularJS
6 24 (14.91%) XML
7 22 (13.66%) J2EE
8 21 (13.04%) Spring Boot
8 21 (13.04%) Web Services
9 20 (12.42%) HTML5
10 19 (11.80%) Node.js
11 17 (10.56%) SOAP
12 15 (9.32%) REST
13 14 (8.70%) Struts
14 13 (8.07%) React
14 13 (8.07%) XSD
15 12 (7.45%) CSS3
15 12 (7.45%) RabbitMQ
16 11 (6.83%) Kafka
17 10 (6.21%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.80%) Algorithms
2 18 (11.18%) Data Structures
3 11 (6.83%) Computer Science
3 11 (6.83%) User Experience
4 10 (6.21%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (3.73%) Hedge funds
6 5 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.86%) Fintech
8 3 (1.86%) Online Games
9 1 (0.62%) iPad
9 1 (0.62%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.62%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.62%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.94%) Linux
2 9 (5.59%) Android
2 9 (5.59%) Apple iOS
3 7 (4.35%) Unix
4 1 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (68.94%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (37.27%) TDD
3 34 (21.12%) Continuous Integration
4 33 (20.50%) OO
5 29 (18.01%) Test Automation
6 18 (11.18%) Software Engineering
7 17 (10.56%) Collaborative Working
8 14 (8.70%) Scrum
9 13 (8.07%) DevOps
10 11 (6.83%) MVC
10 11 (6.83%) Pair Programming
10 11 (6.83%) SDLC
11 10 (6.21%) BDD
12 9 (5.59%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (4.35%) DSDM
13 7 (4.35%) Kanban
13 7 (4.35%) OOD
13 7 (4.35%) RUP
13 7 (4.35%) Secure Coding
13 7 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 161 (100.00%) Java
2 86 (53.42%) JavaScript
3 75 (46.58%) SQL
4 18 (11.18%) PHP
5 17 (10.56%) Python
6 14 (8.70%) C#
6 14 (8.70%) Scala
7 13 (8.07%) Go
8 12 (7.45%) Ruby
9 8 (4.97%) Bash Shell
10 7 (4.35%) C++
11 6 (3.73%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.62%) C
12 1 (0.62%) Clojure
12 1 (0.62%) VC++
Qualifications
1 10 (6.21%) Degree
2 5 (3.11%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.48%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.73%) HL7
2 2 (1.24%) QA
System Software
1 31 (19.25%) Docker
2 1 (0.62%) RACF
Systems Management
1 14 (8.70%) Puppet
2 10 (6.21%) Ansible
3 9 (5.59%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (3.11%) Docker Swarm
4 5 (3.11%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.24%) Nagios
5 2 (1.24%) Prometheus
5 2 (1.24%) Salt
5 2 (1.24%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.62%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 36 (22.36%) Oracle
2 9 (5.59%) Adobe
3 7 (4.35%) IBM
4 6 (3.73%) BEA
5 5 (3.11%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (2.48%) Google
7 2 (1.24%) New Relic
7 2 (1.24%) Rackspace
7 2 (1.24%) SaltStack
7 2 (1.24%) Splunk
7 2 (1.24%) webMethods
8 1 (0.62%) EnterpriseDB
8 1 (0.62%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.62%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.62%) Xamarin