Period
to 22 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 71 82
Rank change year-on-year +8 +11 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 164 173 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.21% 3.64% 3.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.36% 3.75% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 137 163 179
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £60,500 £61,250 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -5.56%

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 3,762 4,609 5,311
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.66% 97.05% 98.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3,149 3,917 4,530
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.43% -1.19%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,975
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,653 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +2.71% +4.94% +1.25%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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.

1 164 (100.00%) Java
2 113 (68.90%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (64.63%) Spring
4 72 (43.90%) TDD
5 70 (42.68%) Spring Boot
6 45 (27.44%) Microservices
7 43 (26.22%) Dropwizard
7 43 (26.22%) HTML
8 41 (25.00%) CSS
9 40 (24.39%) Amazon AWS
10 38 (23.17%) JavaScript
11 35 (21.34%) Jenkins
12 31 (18.90%) SQL
13 30 (18.29%) Java 8
14 29 (17.68%) Docker
14 29 (17.68%) BDD
15 28 (17.07%) MySQL
15 28 (17.07%) Scala
15 28 (17.07%) AngularJS
16 27 (16.46%) Finance
17 25 (15.24%) Oracle
18 23 (14.02%) Kubernetes
18 23 (14.02%) MongoDB
19 22 (13.41%) NoSQL
19 22 (13.41%) Terraform
19 22 (13.41%) Hibernate
19 22 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
20 21 (12.80%) Problem-Solving
21 20 (12.20%) React
21 20 (12.20%) 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 20 (12.20%) Tomcat
2 4 (2.44%) nginx
3 3 (1.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (1.22%) Confluence
4 2 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.61%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.61%) JBoss
5 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Infor LN
1 1 (0.61%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.61%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 40 (24.39%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (5.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.44%) GitHub
4 3 (1.83%) Serverless
5 2 (1.22%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (1.22%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.88%) HTTP
1 8 (4.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (17.07%) MySQL
2 23 (14.02%) MongoDB
3 22 (13.41%) NoSQL
4 12 (7.32%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (6.71%) Relational Database
6 10 (6.10%) SQL Server
7 9 (5.49%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (5.49%) Riak
8 2 (1.22%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.61%) Big Data
9 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 35 (21.34%) Jenkins
2 16 (9.76%) Git (software)
3 8 (4.88%) Maven
4 5 (3.05%) Subversion
5 3 (1.83%) JIRA
5 3 (1.83%) JUnit
6 2 (1.22%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.61%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.61%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.61%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (16.46%) Finance
2 15 (9.15%) Retail
3 4 (2.44%) Advertising
3 4 (2.44%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.83%) Banking
5 2 (1.22%) Games
6 1 (0.61%) Automotive
6 1 (0.61%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (64.63%) Spring
2 70 (42.68%) Spring Boot
3 43 (26.22%) Dropwizard
3 43 (26.22%) HTML
4 41 (25.00%) CSS
5 28 (17.07%) AngularJS
6 22 (13.41%) Hibernate
7 20 (12.20%) React
8 18 (10.98%) J2EE
9 17 (10.37%) Node.js
10 15 (9.15%) RESTful
11 14 (8.54%) Kafka
11 14 (8.54%) REST
12 13 (7.93%) Web Services
13 11 (6.71%) .NET
14 10 (6.10%) RabbitMQ
14 10 (6.10%) XML
15 8 (4.88%) SOAP
16 7 (4.27%) HTML5
16 7 (4.27%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.10%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (3.05%) Fintech
4 4 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.44%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.83%) PKI
5 3 (1.83%) User Experience
6 2 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.22%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.61%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.61%) Cybercrime
7 1 (0.61%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.61%) Life Science
7 1 (0.61%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.10%) Linux
2 9 (5.49%) Unix
3 1 (0.61%) Android
3 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.61%) Windows
3 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (68.90%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (43.90%) TDD
3 45 (27.44%) Microservices
4 29 (17.68%) BDD
5 22 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (12.80%) Problem-Solving
7 18 (10.98%) Mentoring
8 17 (10.37%) Software Engineering
9 14 (8.54%) SDLC
10 12 (7.32%) DevOps
10 12 (7.32%) OO
11 11 (6.71%) Scrum
12 10 (6.10%) Open Source
13 9 (5.49%) MVC
14 8 (4.88%) API Integration
14 8 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (4.88%) Integration Testing
14 8 (4.88%) Pair Programming
15 5 (3.05%) Artificial Intelligence
15 5 (3.05%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 164 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (23.17%) JavaScript
3 31 (18.90%) SQL
4 30 (18.29%) Java 8
5 28 (17.07%) Scala
6 15 (9.15%) Go
6 15 (9.15%) Kotlin
7 12 (7.32%) C#
8 9 (5.49%) PHP
8 9 (5.49%) Python
9 3 (1.83%) C
9 3 (1.83%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.22%) Java 9
10 2 (1.22%) Ruby
11 1 (0.61%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.61%) Clojure
11 1 (0.61%) Groovy
11 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.61%) VB
11 1 (0.61%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (7.93%) Degree
2 11 (6.71%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.83%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.93%) QA
System Software
1 29 (17.68%) Docker
2 3 (1.83%) OpenDJ
2 3 (1.83%) OpenIDM
3 1 (0.61%) LXC
3 1 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 23 (14.02%) Kubernetes
2 22 (13.41%) Terraform
3 9 (5.49%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.61%) linkerd
Vendors
1 25 (15.24%) Oracle
2 7 (4.27%) Sybase
3 5 (3.05%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.44%) Google
5 3 (1.83%) Adobe
5 3 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.83%) Sun
5 3 (1.83%) Twitter
6 1 (0.61%) Infor
6 1 (0.61%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.61%) Perforce
6 1 (0.61%) Sage
6 1 (0.61%) SAP