The median annual salary for a Java Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

Java Engineer
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 133 152
Rank change year-on-year +15 +19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 37 31 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.47% 1.06% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 1.08% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 34 28 29
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,550 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 2442 2858 3238
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.10% 97.84% 98.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2026 2368 2569
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Java Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Engineer in Leeds

Java Engineer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Java Engineer in Leeds

Java Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Engineer in Leeds over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Engineer in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Java Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 80 (100.00%) Java
2 59 (73.75%) Software Engineering
3 44 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (51.25%) Test Automation
5 40 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 35 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
7 33 (41.25%) NoSQL
7 33 (41.25%) SQL
8 31 (38.75%) OO
9 29 (36.25%) Subversion
10 28 (35.00%) Mercurial
11 27 (33.75%) Degree
12 26 (32.50%) Spring
12 26 (32.50%) Scrum
13 25 (31.25%) Data Structures
13 25 (31.25%) Algorithms
14 21 (26.25%) Hibernate
15 20 (25.00%) TDD
15 20 (25.00%) RESTful
16 19 (23.75%) AngularJS
17 18 (22.50%) Tomcat
18 17 (21.25%) Mentoring
19 15 (18.75%) Pair Programming
20 14 (17.50%) Extreme Programming
20 14 (17.50%) Ember.js
21 13 (16.25%) Finance
22 12 (15.00%) Selenium
23 11 (13.75%) J2EE
24 10 (12.50%) Kanban
25 9 (11.25%) JavaScript

Java Engineer 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 18 (22.50%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.00%) JBoss
3 3 (3.75%) Confluence
3 3 (3.75%) Jetty
3 3 (3.75%) Tornado
3 3 (3.75%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.50%) Apache
5 1 (1.25%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.25%) GitHub
2 4 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.75%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.75%) AMQP
2 1 (1.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (41.25%) NoSQL
2 6 (7.50%) Redis
3 4 (5.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.75%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (3.75%) Couchbase
4 3 (3.75%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.75%) Riak
Development Applications
1 40 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 29 (36.25%) Subversion
3 28 (35.00%) Mercurial
4 12 (15.00%) Selenium
5 8 (10.00%) Jenkins
6 6 (7.50%) Vagrant
7 5 (6.25%) Cucumber
7 5 (6.25%) JIRA
8 3 (3.75%) FitNesse
8 3 (3.75%) Gatling
8 3 (3.75%) JBehave
8 3 (3.75%) JMeter
8 3 (3.75%) LoadRunner
8 3 (3.75%) Maven
9 1 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.25%) JUnit
General
1 13 (16.25%) Finance
2 7 (8.75%) Games
3 4 (5.00%) Online Betting
4 1 (1.25%) Advertising
4 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (32.50%) Spring
2 21 (26.25%) Hibernate
3 20 (25.00%) RESTful
4 19 (23.75%) AngularJS
5 14 (17.50%) Ember.js
6 11 (13.75%) J2EE
7 7 (8.75%) CSS
7 7 (8.75%) HTML
7 7 (8.75%) Node.js
7 7 (8.75%) Web Services
8 6 (7.50%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (6.25%) SOAP
10 4 (5.00%) JMS
10 4 (5.00%) XML
11 3 (3.75%) ActiveMQ
11 3 (3.75%) Flask
11 3 (3.75%) Gherkin
11 3 (3.75%) JSP
11 3 (3.75%) Kafka
11 3 (3.75%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 25 (31.25%) Algorithms
1 25 (31.25%) Data Structures
2 4 (5.00%) Online Games
3 2 (2.50%) Fintech
3 2 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.25%) User Experience
4 1 (1.25%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.75%) Linux
2 3 (3.75%) Android
2 3 (3.75%) CentOS
2 3 (3.75%) Debian
2 3 (3.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.50%) Unix
3 2 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (73.75%) Software Engineering
2 44 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (51.25%) Test Automation
4 35 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (38.75%) OO
6 26 (32.50%) Scrum
7 20 (25.00%) TDD
8 17 (21.25%) Mentoring
9 15 (18.75%) Pair Programming
10 14 (17.50%) Extreme Programming
11 10 (12.50%) Kanban
12 9 (11.25%) DevOps
13 7 (8.75%) BDD
14 6 (7.50%) DSDM
14 6 (7.50%) Open Source
14 6 (7.50%) RUP
15 5 (6.25%) EAM
15 5 (6.25%) Front End Development
15 5 (6.25%) High Availability
15 5 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 80 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (41.25%) SQL
3 9 (11.25%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.50%) C++
4 6 (7.50%) Python
4 6 (7.50%) Ruby
5 4 (5.00%) PHP
6 3 (3.75%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.75%) C
6 3 (3.75%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 27 (33.75%) Degree
2 1 (1.25%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (7.50%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (7.50%) Puppet
2 3 (3.75%) Ansible
2 3 (3.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (7.50%) Oracle
2 3 (3.75%) Google
2 3 (3.75%) HP
2 3 (3.75%) Rackspace
3 2 (2.50%) hybris
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