The median annual salary for a Java Software Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 24 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 Engineer
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 148 159
Rank change year-on-year +14 +11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 24 19 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.96% 0.65% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 0.66% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 23 19 23
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +22.22%  
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 2436 2863 3235
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.13% 97.88% 98.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2021 2371 2562
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 Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Engineer in Leeds

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Java Software Engineer in Leeds

Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer in Leeds over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Software Engineer in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Java Software 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 55 (100.00%) Java
1 55 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 33 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 33 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 31 (56.36%) OO
4 28 (50.91%) SQL
4 28 (50.91%) Subversion
4 28 (50.91%) Test Automation
4 28 (50.91%) Mercurial
4 28 (50.91%) NoSQL
5 26 (47.27%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (45.45%) Degree
6 25 (45.45%) Data Structures
6 25 (45.45%) Algorithms
7 18 (32.73%) RESTful
7 18 (32.73%) Scrum
8 15 (27.27%) Hibernate
8 15 (27.27%) Spring
8 15 (27.27%) AngularJS
9 14 (25.45%) Mentoring
9 14 (25.45%) Ember.js
9 14 (25.45%) Pair Programming
9 14 (25.45%) Extreme Programming
9 14 (25.45%) Tomcat
10 11 (20.00%) TDD
11 5 (9.09%) EAM
11 5 (9.09%) Workflow
11 5 (9.09%) J2EE
11 5 (9.09%) Open Source
11 5 (9.09%) GitHub

Java Software 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 14 (25.45%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.82%) JBoss
2 1 (1.82%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.09%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (50.91%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 28 (50.91%) Mercurial
2 28 (50.91%) Subversion
General
1 4 (7.27%) Finance
1 4 (7.27%) Games
1 4 (7.27%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (32.73%) RESTful
2 15 (27.27%) AngularJS
2 15 (27.27%) Hibernate
2 15 (27.27%) Spring
3 14 (25.45%) Ember.js
4 5 (9.09%) J2EE
5 1 (1.82%) Grails
5 1 (1.82%) JBoss Seam
5 1 (1.82%) JSF
5 1 (1.82%) Middleware
5 1 (1.82%) RichFaces
5 1 (1.82%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 25 (45.45%) Algorithms
1 25 (45.45%) Data Structures
2 4 (7.27%) Online Games
3 1 (1.82%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Android
1 3 (5.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 33 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 31 (56.36%) OO
4 28 (50.91%) Test Automation
5 26 (47.27%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (32.73%) Scrum
7 14 (25.45%) Extreme Programming
7 14 (25.45%) Mentoring
7 14 (25.45%) Pair Programming
8 11 (20.00%) TDD
9 5 (9.09%) EAM
9 5 (9.09%) Front End Development
9 5 (9.09%) Open Source
9 5 (9.09%) Workflow
10 3 (5.45%) DSDM
10 3 (5.45%) Kanban
10 3 (5.45%) Multithreading
10 3 (5.45%) RUP
11 1 (1.82%) Customer Engagement
11 1 (1.82%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 55 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (50.91%) SQL
3 3 (5.45%) C
3 3 (5.45%) C++
3 3 (5.45%) Java 9
4 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 25 (45.45%) Degree
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