Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Engineer was £51,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Java Engineer
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 163 173
Rank change year-on-year +28 +10 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 87 67 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.78% 1.24% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% 1.27% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 77 70 97
Leeds median annual salary £51,500 £53,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.19% +19.44% +5.88%
10th Percentile £39,250 £31,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £58,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.00% +11.11% +5.88%

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 4743 5284 6787
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.03% 98.09% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4008 4560 5454
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Java Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings that featured Java Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

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 6 months to 19 November 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 19 November 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 87 (100.00%) Java
2 70 (80.46%) Software Engineering
3 58 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (63.22%) SQL
5 49 (56.32%) Git (software)
6 42 (48.28%) OO
7 41 (47.13%) Subversion
7 41 (47.13%) Test Automation
8 35 (40.23%) Spring
9 32 (36.78%) NoSQL
9 32 (36.78%) Scrum
10 30 (34.48%) Hibernate
10 30 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
11 28 (32.18%) Degree
12 26 (29.89%) Mercurial
12 26 (29.89%) Tomcat
13 25 (28.74%) AngularJS
14 23 (26.44%) Data Structures
14 23 (26.44%) Algorithms
14 23 (26.44%) Python
15 21 (24.14%) JavaScript
16 20 (22.99%) HTML
16 20 (22.99%) Mentoring
17 19 (21.84%) Linux
17 19 (21.84%) Pair Programming
18 18 (20.69%) JIRA
18 18 (20.69%) RESTful
18 18 (20.69%) Extreme Programming
18 18 (20.69%) Ember.js
19 17 (19.54%) SDLC

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 26 (29.89%) Tomcat
2 6 (6.90%) JBoss
2 6 (6.90%) Jetty
3 5 (5.75%) Tornado
3 5 (5.75%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.45%) Confluence
5 1 (1.15%) IIS
5 1 (1.15%) Mule
5 1 (1.15%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.75%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.15%) GitHub
4 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.75%) AMQP
2 1 (1.15%) DHCP
2 1 (1.15%) DMZ
2 1 (1.15%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (36.78%) NoSQL
2 7 (8.05%) Hadoop
3 5 (5.75%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (5.75%) Couchbase
3 5 (5.75%) MongoDB
3 5 (5.75%) Redis
3 5 (5.75%) Riak
4 3 (3.45%) MySQL
5 1 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 49 (56.32%) Git (software)
2 41 (47.13%) Subversion
3 26 (29.89%) Mercurial
4 18 (20.69%) JIRA
5 15 (17.24%) Android Studio
5 15 (17.24%) Eclipse
5 15 (17.24%) Visual Studio
6 14 (16.09%) Selenium
7 10 (11.49%) Jenkins
8 9 (10.34%) Cucumber
9 8 (9.20%) Maven
10 7 (8.05%) Gatling
10 7 (8.05%) JBehave
10 7 (8.05%) JMeter
11 5 (5.75%) FitNesse
11 5 (5.75%) LoadRunner
11 5 (5.75%) Vagrant
12 3 (3.45%) JUnit
12 3 (3.45%) SpecFlow
13 2 (2.30%) Calabash
General
1 2 (2.30%) Finance
2 1 (1.15%) Advertising
2 1 (1.15%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (40.23%) Spring
2 30 (34.48%) Hibernate
3 25 (28.74%) AngularJS
4 20 (22.99%) HTML
5 18 (20.69%) Ember.js
5 18 (20.69%) RESTful
6 15 (17.24%) J2EE
7 9 (10.34%) Spring Boot
8 8 (9.20%) Web Services
8 8 (9.20%) XML
9 7 (8.05%) Kafka
9 7 (8.05%) RabbitMQ
10 6 (6.90%) ActiveMQ
10 6 (6.90%) Gherkin
10 6 (6.90%) Struts
11 5 (5.75%) Apache Camel
11 5 (5.75%) Flask
11 5 (5.75%) JMS
11 5 (5.75%) JSP
11 5 (5.75%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 23 (26.44%) Algorithms
1 23 (26.44%) Data Structures
2 5 (5.75%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.60%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.15%) Fintech
4 1 (1.15%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.15%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.15%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (21.84%) Linux
2 16 (18.39%) Windows
3 15 (17.24%) Android
3 15 (17.24%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 4 (4.60%) Unix
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (80.46%) Software Engineering
2 58 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (48.28%) OO
4 41 (47.13%) Test Automation
5 32 (36.78%) Scrum
6 30 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (22.99%) Mentoring
8 19 (21.84%) Pair Programming
9 18 (20.69%) Extreme Programming
10 17 (19.54%) SDLC
11 16 (18.39%) TDD
11 16 (18.39%) Waterfall
12 11 (12.64%) Kanban
13 10 (11.49%) BDD
13 10 (11.49%) DevOps
14 8 (9.20%) DSDM
14 8 (9.20%) RUP
15 5 (5.75%) E-Commerce
15 5 (5.75%) Integration Testing
15 5 (5.75%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 87 (100.00%) Java
2 55 (63.22%) SQL
3 23 (26.44%) Python
4 21 (24.14%) JavaScript
5 15 (17.24%) C++
6 8 (9.20%) Ruby
7 6 (6.90%) Bash Shell
8 4 (4.60%) Assembly Language
9 3 (3.45%) Java 9
9 3 (3.45%) PHP
10 2 (2.30%) C#
10 2 (2.30%) Kotlin
10 2 (2.30%) Scala
11 1 (1.15%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (32.18%) Degree
2 1 (1.15%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (10.34%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (6.90%) Ansible
1 6 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (6.90%) Puppet
2 3 (3.45%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.15%) Rancher
Vendors
1 7 (8.05%) Oracle
2 5 (5.75%) Google
2 5 (5.75%) Rackspace
3 1 (1.15%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.15%) Red Hat