The median annual salary for a Java Software Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Software Engineer
Rank 132 147 176
Rank change year-on-year +15 +29  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 31 26 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.19% 0.79% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 0.82% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 24 26 10
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +37.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00%  

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 2527 3168 3603
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.34% 96.67% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2226 2608 2889
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Software Engineer in Leeds

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 40 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
3 39 (70.91%) Git (software)
4 31 (56.36%) SQL
5 29 (52.73%) OO
5 29 (52.73%) Subversion
5 29 (52.73%) NoSQL
5 29 (52.73%) Mercurial
5 29 (52.73%) Automated Testing
6 25 (45.45%) Degree
6 25 (45.45%) Data Structures
6 25 (45.45%) Algorithms
7 24 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (27.27%) TDD
9 14 (25.45%) Scrum
9 14 (25.45%) RESTful
10 12 (21.82%) Spring
11 11 (20.00%) Pair Programming
12 10 (18.18%) Hibernate
12 10 (18.18%) Open Source
13 9 (16.36%) Ember.js
13 9 (16.36%) AngularJS
13 9 (16.36%) Extreme Programming
13 9 (16.36%) Tomcat
13 9 (16.36%) Mentoring
14 8 (14.55%) Front End Development
14 8 (14.55%) Workflow
14 8 (14.55%) EAM
14 8 (14.55%) GitHub

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 9 (16.36%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.64%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.55%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (52.73%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.64%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (3.64%) CouchDB
2 2 (3.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 39 (70.91%) Git (software)
2 29 (52.73%) Mercurial
2 29 (52.73%) Subversion
3 4 (7.27%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.45%) Eclipse
5 2 (3.64%) CruiseControl
5 2 (3.64%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.64%) EasyMock
5 2 (3.64%) Gradle
5 2 (3.64%) IntelliJ
5 2 (3.64%) JIRA
5 2 (3.64%) JUnit
5 2 (3.64%) Maven
5 2 (3.64%) Mockito
5 2 (3.64%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.64%) TestNG
General
1 5 (9.09%) Finance
1 5 (9.09%) Games
1 5 (9.09%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.45%) RESTful
2 12 (21.82%) Spring
3 10 (18.18%) Hibernate
4 9 (16.36%) AngularJS
4 9 (16.36%) Ember.js
5 7 (12.73%) J2EE
6 2 (3.64%) HTML
6 2 (3.64%) PowerMock
7 1 (1.82%) Grails
7 1 (1.82%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 25 (45.45%) Algorithms
1 25 (45.45%) Data Structures
2 5 (9.09%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 40 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
3 29 (52.73%) Automated Testing
3 29 (52.73%) OO
4 24 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (27.27%) TDD
6 14 (25.45%) Scrum
7 11 (20.00%) Pair Programming
8 10 (18.18%) Open Source
9 9 (16.36%) Extreme Programming
9 9 (16.36%) Mentoring
10 8 (14.55%) EAM
10 8 (14.55%) Front End Development
10 8 (14.55%) Workflow
11 5 (9.09%) Kanban
12 3 (5.45%) DSDM
12 3 (5.45%) RUP
13 2 (3.64%) Continuous Improvement
13 2 (3.64%) High Availability
13 2 (3.64%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 55 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (56.36%) SQL
3 3 (5.45%) Java 9
4 2 (3.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (45.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) QA
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