Period
to 17 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 6 months to 17 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
6 months to
17 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 11 12
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 753 811 978
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 15.31% 13.98% 14.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.87% 27.08% 27.53%
Number of salaries quoted 685 678 854
Leeds median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +7.53% +9.41%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £67,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2702 2995 3552
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 54.94% 51.61% 52.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2363 2524 2942
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Leeds

Java
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Java in Leeds

Java
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Leeds over the 6 months to 17 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 August 2017, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Java.

1 497 (66.00%) Agile Software Development
2 296 (39.31%) JavaScript
3 286 (37.98%) SQL
4 225 (29.88%) Test Automation
5 209 (27.76%) TDD
6 207 (27.49%) C#
7 188 (24.97%) Git (software)
8 185 (24.57%) Scrum
9 179 (23.77%) HTML
10 178 (23.64%) Spring
11 161 (21.38%) Software Engineering
12 160 (21.25%) OO
13 150 (19.92%) Python
13 150 (19.92%) CSS
14 138 (18.33%) AngularJS
15 131 (17.40%) Web Services
15 131 (17.40%) NoSQL
16 129 (17.13%) Continuous Integration
17 127 (16.87%) Selenium
18 124 (16.47%) Jenkins
19 117 (15.54%) Subversion
20 113 (15.01%) XML
21 104 (13.81%) Node.js
22 103 (13.68%) BDD
22 103 (13.68%) .NET
23 99 (13.15%) Advertising
24 98 (13.01%) Games
25 96 (12.75%) SDLC
26 95 (12.62%) Cucumber
27 93 (12.35%) PHP

Java
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 81 (10.76%) Tomcat
2 31 (4.12%) Confluence
3 30 (3.98%) Apache
4 24 (3.19%) Apache Spark
5 16 (2.12%) Elasticsearch
5 16 (2.12%) JBoss
6 15 (1.99%) Jetty
7 14 (1.86%) WebLogic
8 9 (1.20%) Apache Solr
9 8 (1.06%) Tornado
10 5 (0.66%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.66%) WordPress
11 4 (0.53%) IIS
11 4 (0.53%) SharePoint
11 4 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.40%) ATG Dynamo
12 3 (0.40%) CMS
12 3 (0.40%) iPlanet
12 3 (0.40%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.27%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.13%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.20%) Aligne
1 9 (1.20%) Maximo
2 3 (0.40%) Magento
3 2 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 62 (8.23%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (5.98%) GitHub
3 32 (4.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (2.66%) SaaS
5 17 (2.26%) Google Cloud Platform
6 14 (1.86%) AWS CloudFormation
7 13 (1.73%) IaaS
8 9 (1.20%) Loggly
8 9 (1.20%) Sumo Logic
9 8 (1.06%) Office 365
10 6 (0.80%) PaaS
11 4 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (0.53%) Amazon ELB
11 4 (0.53%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.53%) AWS Lambda
11 4 (0.53%) G Suite
11 4 (0.53%) Slack
12 3 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.13%) Bluemix
13 1 (0.13%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.86%) Ethernet
1 14 (1.86%) HTTP
2 8 (1.06%) AMQP
3 7 (0.93%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.66%) Firewall
4 5 (0.66%) OpenLDAP
5 4 (0.53%) Network Security
6 3 (0.40%) DNS
6 3 (0.40%) Internet
6 3 (0.40%) VPN
7 2 (0.27%) DHCP
7 2 (0.27%) DMZ
8 1 (0.13%) LDAP
8 1 (0.13%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (17.40%) NoSQL
2 90 (11.95%) SQL Server
3 64 (8.50%) MySQL
4 55 (7.30%) Big Data
5 52 (6.91%) Redis
6 49 (6.51%) Relational Database
7 45 (5.98%) Riak
8 44 (5.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 38 (5.05%) Apache Cassandra
10 34 (4.52%) Hadoop
10 34 (4.52%) MongoDB
10 34 (4.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 29 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
11 29 (3.85%) SQL Server 2016
12 20 (2.66%) PostgreSQL
13 19 (2.52%) Couchbase
14 12 (1.59%) RDBMS
15 10 (1.33%) Oracle Database
16 9 (1.20%) CouchDB
17 7 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 188 (24.97%) Git (software)
2 127 (16.87%) Selenium
3 124 (16.47%) Jenkins
4 117 (15.54%) Subversion
5 95 (12.62%) Cucumber
6 90 (11.95%) Maven
7 65 (8.63%) JIRA
8 59 (7.84%) Mercurial
9 45 (5.98%) JUnit
10 39 (5.18%) WebDriver
11 31 (4.12%) JMeter
12 29 (3.85%) MSTest
12 29 (3.85%) Visual Studio
13 28 (3.72%) NUnit
14 25 (3.32%) Mockito
15 23 (3.05%) JBehave
15 23 (3.05%) LoadRunner
16 21 (2.79%) Eclipse
17 19 (2.52%) Vagrant
18 18 (2.39%) Android Studio
General
1 99 (13.15%) Advertising
2 98 (13.01%) Games
3 71 (9.43%) Finance
4 35 (4.65%) Retail
5 27 (3.59%) Telecoms
6 6 (0.80%) Financial Institution
6 6 (0.80%) Manufacturing
6 6 (0.80%) Marketing
7 2 (0.27%) Banking
8 1 (0.13%) Electronics
8 1 (0.13%) Local Government
8 1 (0.13%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 340 (45.15%) Developer
2 227 (30.15%) Java Developer
3 118 (15.67%) Software Engineer
4 87 (11.55%) Senior Developer
5 75 (9.96%) Java Engineer
6 71 (9.43%) Senior Java Developer
7 63 (8.37%) Tester
8 58 (7.70%) Automation Tester
9 57 (7.57%) Architect
10 52 (6.91%) Java Software Engineer
11 45 (5.98%) Analyst
12 43 (5.71%) Senior Java Engineer
13 41 (5.44%) Senior Software Engineer
14 40 (5.31%) Senior Java Software Engineer
15 39 (5.18%) Solutions Architect
16 36 (4.78%) JavaScript Developer
17 33 (4.38%) Senior Automation Tester
17 33 (4.38%) Senior Tester
18 28 (3.72%) Consultant
19 25 (3.32%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (23.77%) HTML
2 178 (23.64%) Spring
3 150 (19.92%) CSS
4 138 (18.33%) AngularJS
5 131 (17.40%) Web Services
6 113 (15.01%) XML
7 104 (13.81%) Node.js
8 103 (13.68%) .NET
9 91 (12.08%) RESTful
10 88 (11.69%) Hibernate
11 87 (11.55%) SOAP
12 74 (9.83%) React
13 68 (9.03%) jQuery
14 49 (6.51%) REST
15 48 (6.37%) Spring Boot
16 47 (6.24%) J2EE
17 45 (5.98%) ASP.NET
18 40 (5.31%) Gherkin
19 39 (5.18%) HTML5
20 36 (4.78%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 48 (6.37%) Algorithms
1 48 (6.37%) Data Structures
2 36 (4.78%) Greenfield Project
3 32 (4.25%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (3.72%) Computer Science
5 26 (3.45%) User Experience
6 22 (2.92%) Smart Meter
7 21 (2.79%) Fintech
8 12 (1.59%) Online Games
9 9 (1.20%) Public Cloud
10 8 (1.06%) Linux Command Line
10 8 (1.06%) Mobile App
11 7 (0.93%) iPad
12 6 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (0.53%) AS400
14 3 (0.40%) Client/Server
14 3 (0.40%) Credit Risk
15 2 (0.27%) Device Driver
15 2 (0.27%) Hybrid Cloud
15 2 (0.27%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 86 (11.42%) Linux
2 56 (7.44%) Windows
3 34 (4.52%) Android
4 18 (2.39%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 15 (1.99%) Embedded Linux
6 9 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (1.06%) Unix
8 6 (0.80%) Apple iOS
8 6 (0.80%) Mac OS
9 4 (0.53%) AIX
9 4 (0.53%) Solaris
9 4 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.27%) CentOS
10 2 (0.27%) Debian
10 2 (0.27%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 497 (66.00%) Agile Software Development
2 225 (29.88%) Test Automation
3 209 (27.76%) TDD
4 185 (24.57%) Scrum
5 161 (21.38%) Software Engineering
6 160 (21.25%) OO
7 129 (17.13%) Continuous Integration
8 103 (13.68%) BDD
9 96 (12.75%) SDLC
10 87 (11.55%) DevOps
11 71 (9.43%) Mentoring
12 66 (8.76%) Kanban
13 64 (8.50%) Test Scripting
14 58 (7.70%) Pair Programming
15 53 (7.04%) DSDM
16 50 (6.64%) RUP
17 47 (6.24%) Configuration Management
17 47 (6.24%) E-Commerce
17 47 (6.24%) MVC
18 37 (4.91%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 296 (39.31%) JavaScript
2 286 (37.98%) SQL
3 207 (27.49%) C#
4 150 (19.92%) Python
5 93 (12.35%) PHP
6 92 (12.22%) C++
7 57 (7.57%) Ruby
8 54 (7.17%) Bash Shell
9 47 (6.24%) Scala
10 34 (4.52%) T-SQL
11 28 (3.72%) C
11 28 (3.72%) PL/SQL
12 19 (2.52%) Go
13 12 (1.59%) ES6
14 11 (1.46%) PowerShell
15 8 (1.06%) VB.NET
16 7 (0.93%) Perl
16 7 (0.93%) VC++
17 6 (0.80%) Clojure
18 5 (0.66%) VBA
Qualifications
1 73 (9.69%) Degree
2 24 (3.19%) ISTQB
3 23 (3.05%) ISEB
4 15 (1.99%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (1.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (0.66%) Security Cleared
7 4 (0.53%) AWS Certification
8 3 (0.40%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.13%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.13%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (2.92%) QA
2 2 (0.27%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.13%) PMO
3 1 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 74 (9.83%) Docker
2 10 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.66%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.27%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.13%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.13%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.13%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 67 (8.90%) Puppet
2 46 (6.11%) Ansible
3 45 (5.98%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (2.26%) Salt
5 13 (1.73%) Nagios
6 9 (1.20%) Kibana
6 9 (1.20%) logstash
6 9 (1.20%) Prometheus
6 9 (1.20%) ZABBIX
7 4 (0.53%) HP SiteScope
7 4 (0.53%) Terraform
8 2 (0.27%) CFEngine
8 2 (0.27%) Kubernetes
8 2 (0.27%) Rancher
9 1 (0.13%) Grafana
9 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.13%) Mesos
9 1 (0.13%) Packer
Vendors
1 80 (10.62%) Oracle
2 71 (9.43%) Microsoft
3 34 (4.52%) Google
4 22 (2.92%) VMware
5 17 (2.26%) Rackspace
6 15 (1.99%) Red Hat
7 14 (1.86%) Splunk
8 13 (1.73%) Apple
8 13 (1.73%) New Relic
9 12 (1.59%) IBM
10 9 (1.20%) Infor
10 9 (1.20%) SaltStack
10 9 (1.20%) Zend
11 8 (1.06%) hybris
12 6 (0.80%) ATG
13 5 (0.66%) EnterpriseDB
13 5 (0.66%) SAP
14 4 (0.53%) Xamarin
15 3 (0.40%) BEA
15 3 (0.40%) IBM Sterling