The median annual salary for a Java Software Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Java Software Developer
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 147 157
Rank change year-on-year -3 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 7 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.28% 0.62% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.64% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5 18 21
Median salary £45,000 £32,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £60,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +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 2440 2833 3226
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.13% 97.93% 98.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2024 2361 2553
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Java Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Developer in Leeds

Java Software Developer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Java Software Developer in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Java Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) HTML
4 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 6 (42.86%) CSS
4 6 (42.86%) Spring
5 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
5 5 (35.71%) SQL
5 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
5 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
6 4 (28.57%) J2EE
6 4 (28.57%) MySQL
6 4 (28.57%) SOAP
6 4 (28.57%) XML
6 4 (28.57%) JIRA
6 4 (28.57%) Selenium
7 3 (21.43%) JSON
7 3 (21.43%) Spring MVC
7 3 (21.43%) Hibernate
7 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
7 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
7 3 (21.43%) Confluence
7 3 (21.43%) hybris
7 3 (21.43%) REST
7 3 (21.43%) JUnit
7 3 (21.43%) OO
7 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
7 3 (21.43%) HTTP
7 3 (21.43%) MVC
7 3 (21.43%) API Testing

Java Software 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 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
2 3 (21.43%) Confluence
3 1 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) LDAP
2 1 (7.14%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) MySQL
2 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.14%) MS Access
3 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
1 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
2 4 (28.57%) JIRA
2 4 (28.57%) Selenium
3 3 (21.43%) JUnit
4 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
4 2 (14.29%) Maven
4 2 (14.29%) NUnit
5 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
5 1 (7.14%) Firebug
5 1 (7.14%) HP UFT
5 1 (7.14%) NetBeans
5 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
5 1 (7.14%) TestDirector
5 1 (7.14%) Zephyr
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (42.86%) CSS
2 6 (42.86%) Spring
3 4 (28.57%) J2EE
3 4 (28.57%) SOAP
3 4 (28.57%) XML
4 3 (21.43%) Hibernate
4 3 (21.43%) JSON
4 3 (21.43%) REST
4 3 (21.43%) Spring MVC
5 2 (14.29%) Apache Wicket
5 2 (14.29%) Gherkin
5 2 (14.29%) jQuery
5 2 (14.29%) JSP
6 1 (7.14%) JPA
6 1 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) API Testing
2 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
2 3 (21.43%) MVC
2 3 (21.43%) OO
2 3 (21.43%) SDET
2 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps
3 2 (14.29%) Scenario Testing
3 2 (14.29%) User Stories
4 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.14%) RAD
4 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) System Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.14%) V-Model
4 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.14%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) C++
5 1 (7.14%) C
5 1 (7.14%) Groovy
5 1 (7.14%) Haskell
5 1 (7.14%) Python
5 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) hybris
2 1 (7.14%) T-Plan
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