Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 12 11
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 694 683 1081
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 14.20% 12.68% 15.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.84% 23.47% 28.82%
Number of salaries quoted 643 568 946
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +10.47%
10th Percentile £33,000 £31,250 £30,750
90th Percentile £63,650 £62,500 £67,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

Java is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2493 2910 3751
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 51.00% 54.02% 54.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2191 2561 3044
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £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 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 422 (60.81%) Agile Software Development
2 259 (37.32%) SQL
3 237 (34.15%) JavaScript
4 220 (31.70%) Test Automation
5 212 (30.55%) C#
6 204 (29.39%) HTML
7 182 (26.22%) Software Engineering
8 179 (25.79%) Git (software)
9 167 (24.06%) TDD
10 157 (22.62%) Python
11 148 (21.33%) Continuous Integration
12 146 (21.04%) OO
12 146 (21.04%) CSS
13 139 (20.03%) Scrum
14 135 (19.45%) Spring
15 133 (19.16%) Selenium
16 121 (17.44%) PHP
17 115 (16.57%) .NET
17 115 (16.57%) DevOps
18 114 (16.43%) Jenkins
18 114 (16.43%) SDLC
19 110 (15.85%) Web Services
19 110 (15.85%) XML
19 110 (15.85%) Subversion
20 107 (15.42%) BDD
21 105 (15.13%) C++
22 103 (14.84%) NoSQL
23 96 (13.83%) Cucumber
24 94 (13.54%) AngularJS
25 91 (13.11%) Hibernate

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 73 (10.52%) Tomcat
2 29 (4.18%) WebLogic
3 23 (3.31%) Confluence
4 21 (3.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 20 (2.88%) JBoss
6 19 (2.74%) Apache
7 16 (2.31%) Jetty
8 13 (1.87%) WebSphere
9 10 (1.44%) Apache Spark
10 9 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
11 8 (1.15%) Tornado
12 7 (1.01%) SharePoint
12 7 (1.01%) WordPress
13 6 (0.86%) nginx
13 6 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
14 5 (0.72%) Oracle 9iAS
14 5 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
15 3 (0.43%) Drupal
15 3 (0.43%) Joomla!
15 3 (0.43%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.29%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (1.15%) Magento
2 7 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.14%) Aligne
3 1 (0.14%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 60 (8.65%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (6.63%) GitHub
3 26 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (2.16%) Office 365
5 14 (2.02%) Google Cloud Platform
6 12 (1.73%) AWS CloudFormation
7 10 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (1.30%) IaaS
9 8 (1.15%) G Suite
9 8 (1.15%) Loggly
9 8 (1.15%) SaaS
9 8 (1.15%) Sumo Logic
10 7 (1.01%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 6 (0.86%) Slack
12 2 (0.29%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.14%) Firebase
13 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
13 1 (0.14%) IBM Cloud
13 1 (0.14%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.15%) AMQP
2 4 (0.58%) Firewall
2 4 (0.58%) HTTP
2 4 (0.58%) Internet
3 3 (0.43%) PuTTY
3 3 (0.43%) WinSCP
4 2 (0.29%) DHCP
4 2 (0.29%) DMZ
4 2 (0.29%) LDAP
4 2 (0.29%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.29%) VPN
5 1 (0.14%) DNS
5 1 (0.14%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.14%) Network Security
5 1 (0.14%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (14.84%) NoSQL
2 69 (9.94%) MySQL
3 48 (6.92%) SQL Server
4 41 (5.91%) MongoDB
5 34 (4.90%) Relational Database
6 31 (4.47%) Big Data
6 31 (4.47%) Riak
7 29 (4.18%) Hadoop
7 29 (4.18%) Redis
8 27 (3.89%) Apache Cassandra
9 23 (3.31%) PostgreSQL
9 23 (3.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 17 (2.45%) Couchbase
11 14 (2.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 13 (1.87%) SQL Server 2016
13 10 (1.44%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (1.44%) Oracle Database
14 7 (1.01%) RDBMS
15 6 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
15 6 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 179 (25.79%) Git (software)
2 133 (19.16%) Selenium
3 114 (16.43%) Jenkins
4 110 (15.85%) Subversion
5 96 (13.83%) Cucumber
6 71 (10.23%) Maven
7 59 (8.50%) Mercurial
8 55 (7.93%) WebDriver
9 45 (6.48%) JIRA
10 31 (4.47%) Visual Studio
11 25 (3.60%) NUnit
11 25 (3.60%) SpecFlow
12 24 (3.46%) Eclipse
12 24 (3.46%) MSTest
13 22 (3.17%) JUnit
14 20 (2.88%) JBehave
14 20 (2.88%) SoapUI
15 17 (2.45%) Grunt
15 17 (2.45%) Vagrant
16 16 (2.31%) Ranorex
General
1 72 (10.37%) Finance
2 52 (7.49%) Advertising
3 34 (4.90%) Games
4 22 (3.17%) Retail
5 5 (0.72%) Marketing
5 5 (0.72%) Telecoms
6 4 (0.58%) Multimedia
7 3 (0.43%) Banking
7 3 (0.43%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.29%) Local Government
8 2 (0.29%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 285 (41.07%) Developer
2 165 (23.78%) Java Developer
3 107 (15.42%) Software Engineer
4 87 (12.54%) Java Engineer
5 73 (10.52%) Tester
6 70 (10.09%) Automation Tester
7 67 (9.65%) Java Software Engineer
8 53 (7.64%) Senior Developer
9 51 (7.35%) Analyst
10 48 (6.92%) Architect
10 48 (6.92%) Senior Software Engineer
11 45 (6.48%) Senior Java Engineer
12 44 (6.34%) Senior Java Software Engineer
13 36 (5.19%) Senior Java Developer
14 31 (4.47%) Principal Engineer
15 27 (3.89%) Senior Automation Tester
15 27 (3.89%) Senior Tester
16 25 (3.60%) .NET Software Engineer
16 25 (3.60%) C# Software Engineer
17 23 (3.31%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (29.39%) HTML
2 146 (21.04%) CSS
3 135 (19.45%) Spring
4 115 (16.57%) .NET
5 110 (15.85%) Web Services
5 110 (15.85%) XML
6 94 (13.54%) AngularJS
7 91 (13.11%) Hibernate
8 76 (10.95%) SOAP
9 72 (10.37%) RESTful
10 69 (9.94%) Node.js
11 67 (9.65%) jQuery
12 61 (8.79%) J2EE
13 48 (6.92%) React
14 44 (6.34%) Gherkin
15 42 (6.05%) HTML5
16 38 (5.48%) ASP.NET
17 37 (5.33%) Spring Boot
18 36 (5.19%) Kafka
19 35 (5.04%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 43 (6.20%) Algorithms
2 42 (6.05%) Data Structures
3 26 (3.75%) User Experience
4 24 (3.46%) Computer Science
5 21 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
7 17 (2.45%) Greenfield Project
8 14 (2.02%) Fintech
9 7 (1.01%) AS400
9 7 (1.01%) Linux Command Line
9 7 (1.01%) Mobile App
10 6 (0.86%) Hedge funds
11 5 (0.72%) Public Cloud
12 4 (0.58%) Online Games
13 3 (0.43%) PMI
14 2 (0.29%) Client/Server
14 2 (0.29%) Device Driver
14 2 (0.29%) Hybrid Cloud
14 2 (0.29%) Smart City
14 2 (0.29%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 81 (11.67%) Linux
2 41 (5.91%) Android
2 41 (5.91%) Windows
3 22 (3.17%) Apple iOS
4 18 (2.59%) Unix
5 16 (2.31%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 9 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (1.01%) AIX
7 7 (1.01%) Solaris
7 7 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (0.72%) Windows Server
9 3 (0.43%) CentOS
9 3 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.29%) Debian
10 2 (0.29%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 422 (60.81%) Agile Software Development
2 220 (31.70%) Test Automation
3 182 (26.22%) Software Engineering
4 167 (24.06%) TDD
5 148 (21.33%) Continuous Integration
6 146 (21.04%) OO
7 139 (20.03%) Scrum
8 115 (16.57%) DevOps
9 114 (16.43%) SDLC
10 107 (15.42%) BDD
11 67 (9.65%) Mentoring
12 60 (8.65%) Test Scripting
13 55 (7.93%) Kanban
14 50 (7.20%) DSDM
15 44 (6.34%) RUP
16 42 (6.05%) Configuration Management
16 42 (6.05%) UML
17 40 (5.76%) Pair Programming
18 34 (4.90%) Open Source
19 31 (4.47%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 259 (37.32%) SQL
2 237 (34.15%) JavaScript
3 212 (30.55%) C#
4 157 (22.62%) Python
5 121 (17.44%) PHP
6 105 (15.13%) C++
7 81 (11.67%) Ruby
8 49 (7.06%) Scala
9 36 (5.19%) Bash Shell
10 32 (4.61%) Go
11 31 (4.47%) T-SQL
12 25 (3.60%) PL/SQL
13 10 (1.44%) C
14 9 (1.30%) VB.NET
15 8 (1.15%) Shell Script
16 6 (0.86%) Assembly Language
16 6 (0.86%) Perl
17 5 (0.72%) PowerShell
17 5 (0.72%) VB
17 5 (0.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 49 (7.06%) Degree
2 12 (1.73%) ISTQB
3 11 (1.59%) Security Cleared
4 10 (1.44%) ISEB
5 9 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (0.58%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.43%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.29%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.14%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.31%) QA
2 5 (0.72%) HL7
3 2 (0.29%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.29%) SLA
4 1 (0.14%) PSD2
System Software
1 77 (11.10%) Docker
2 3 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.43%) vSphere
3 2 (0.29%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.29%) Terminal Server
3 2 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.14%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.14%) KVM
4 1 (0.14%) RACF
4 1 (0.14%) Samba
Systems Management
1 61 (8.79%) Puppet
2 56 (8.07%) Ansible
2 56 (8.07%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (1.59%) Terraform
4 10 (1.44%) Kubernetes
5 9 (1.30%) Nagios
5 9 (1.30%) Salt
6 8 (1.15%) Prometheus
6 8 (1.15%) ZABBIX
7 5 (0.72%) Docker Swarm
8 4 (0.58%) Packer
9 2 (0.29%) Grafana
9 2 (0.29%) Rancher
10 1 (0.14%) HP SiteScope
10 1 (0.14%) Mesos
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 68 (9.80%) Oracle
2 65 (9.37%) Microsoft
3 36 (5.19%) Google
4 21 (3.03%) Adobe
5 16 (2.31%) New Relic
6 13 (1.87%) Rackspace
6 13 (1.87%) Zend
7 12 (1.73%) Red Hat
7 12 (1.73%) Splunk
7 12 (1.73%) VMware
8 10 (1.44%) SAP
9 9 (1.30%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (1.15%) IBM
10 8 (1.15%) SaltStack
11 6 (0.86%) webMethods
12 5 (0.72%) BEA
13 4 (0.58%) Xamarin
14 3 (0.43%) HP
14 3 (0.43%) Software AG
15 2 (0.29%) Citrix