Period
to 24 January 2018

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 24 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 11 12
Rank change year-on-year +2 +1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 755 670 980
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 15.80% 12.57% 14.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.87% 23.36% 26.49%
Number of salaries quoted 706 558 872
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +8.89% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £63,250 £66,250 £63,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £48,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.63% +7.22% +1.12%

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 2,446 2,868 3,700
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 51.19% 53.82% 55.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2,189 2,527 3,022
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £59,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.80% +4.38% +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 24 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Java in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Java.

1 437 (57.88%) Agile Software Development
2 261 (34.57%) JavaScript
3 242 (32.05%) SQL
4 237 (31.39%) Test Automation
5 227 (30.07%) Software Engineering
6 223 (29.54%) HTML
7 213 (28.21%) C#
8 185 (24.50%) TDD
9 170 (22.52%) CSS
9 170 (22.52%) OO
10 167 (22.12%) PHP
11 165 (21.85%) Python
12 163 (21.59%) Continuous Integration
13 154 (20.40%) Git (software)
14 147 (19.47%) Spring
15 141 (18.68%) Scrum
16 138 (18.28%) BDD
17 135 (17.88%) .NET
18 133 (17.62%) Selenium
19 118 (15.63%) DevOps
20 109 (14.44%) XML
21 107 (14.17%) C++
22 105 (13.91%) Jenkins
23 103 (13.64%) SDLC
24 102 (13.51%) Cucumber
25 97 (12.85%) MySQL
26 94 (12.45%) AngularJS
27 91 (12.05%) Subversion
28 89 (11.79%) Ruby
29 85 (11.26%) Web Services

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 50 (6.62%) Tomcat
2 31 (4.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 25 (3.31%) WebLogic
4 21 (2.78%) WordPress
5 15 (1.99%) Apache
6 14 (1.85%) Confluence
7 13 (1.72%) WebSphere
8 12 (1.59%) JBoss
9 9 (1.19%) Jetty
9 9 (1.19%) SharePoint
10 8 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (1.06%) nginx
11 7 (0.93%) Oracle 9iAS
11 7 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (0.53%) CMS
12 4 (0.53%) Drupal
12 4 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.53%) Tornado
13 3 (0.40%) Apache Spark
14 2 (0.26%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 19 (2.52%) Magento
2 7 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.26%) CiviCRM
3 2 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 51 (6.75%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (4.90%) GitHub
3 18 (2.38%) Office 365
4 12 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (1.19%) G Suite
7 7 (0.93%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 7 (0.93%) Slack
8 6 (0.79%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.53%) Google Analytics
10 4 (0.53%) IaaS
11 3 (0.40%) Loggly
11 3 (0.40%) SaaS
11 3 (0.40%) Sumo Logic
12 2 (0.26%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.13%) Google Play
13 1 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.66%) AMQP
2 3 (0.40%) PuTTY
2 3 (0.40%) WinSCP
3 2 (0.26%) Firewall
3 2 (0.26%) HTTP
3 2 (0.26%) Internet
3 2 (0.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (12.85%) MySQL
2 79 (10.46%) NoSQL
3 42 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 25 (3.31%) PostgreSQL
5 21 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
5 21 (2.78%) Relational Database
6 20 (2.65%) SQL Server
7 18 (2.38%) Big Data
7 18 (2.38%) Redis
8 17 (2.25%) Hadoop
9 13 (1.72%) Riak
10 12 (1.59%) Couchbase
11 10 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (0.66%) Oracle Database
13 5 (0.66%) SQL Server 2016
14 4 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
15 3 (0.40%) Oracle Database 10g
15 3 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
15 3 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 154 (20.40%) Git (software)
2 133 (17.62%) Selenium
3 105 (13.91%) Jenkins
4 102 (13.51%) Cucumber
5 91 (12.05%) Subversion
6 57 (7.55%) Maven
6 57 (7.55%) WebDriver
7 54 (7.15%) Mercurial
8 36 (4.77%) JIRA
9 28 (3.71%) SoapUI
9 28 (3.71%) Visual Studio
10 26 (3.44%) Ranorex
11 25 (3.31%) Appium
11 25 (3.31%) NUnit
12 24 (3.18%) Eclipse
12 24 (3.18%) SpecFlow
13 23 (3.05%) MSTest
14 19 (2.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 18 (2.38%) JUnit
16 16 (2.12%) Buildbot
General
1 77 (10.20%) Finance
2 54 (7.15%) Advertising
3 25 (3.31%) Retail
4 10 (1.32%) Games
4 10 (1.32%) Multimedia
5 8 (1.06%) Marketing
5 8 (1.06%) Telecoms
6 7 (0.93%) Legal
7 3 (0.40%) Banking
8 2 (0.26%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.13%) Electronics
9 1 (0.13%) Local Government
9 1 (0.13%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 356 (47.15%) Developer
2 186 (24.64%) Java Developer
3 112 (14.83%) Software Engineer
4 86 (11.39%) Java Engineer
5 67 (8.87%) Java Software Engineer
6 66 (8.74%) Tester
7 61 (8.08%) Automation Tester
7 61 (8.08%) Senior Developer
8 50 (6.62%) Architect
9 45 (5.96%) Senior Software Engineer
10 44 (5.83%) Analyst
11 42 (5.56%) Principal Engineer
11 42 (5.56%) Senior Java Engineer
12 41 (5.43%) Senior Java Developer
13 39 (5.17%) Senior Java Software Engineer
14 31 (4.11%) PHP Developer
15 27 (3.58%) Software Developer
16 25 (3.31%) .NET Software Engineer
16 25 (3.31%) C# Software Engineer
16 25 (3.31%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 223 (29.54%) HTML
2 170 (22.52%) CSS
3 147 (19.47%) Spring
4 135 (17.88%) .NET
5 109 (14.44%) XML
6 94 (12.45%) AngularJS
7 85 (11.26%) Web Services
8 84 (11.13%) Hibernate
9 74 (9.80%) J2EE
10 65 (8.61%) RESTful
10 65 (8.61%) SOAP
11 63 (8.34%) Node.js
12 62 (8.21%) jQuery
13 56 (7.42%) React
14 47 (6.23%) HTML5
15 39 (5.17%) Spring Boot
16 38 (5.03%) CSS3
17 37 (4.90%) ASP.NET
18 36 (4.77%) Gherkin
19 34 (4.50%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 33 (4.37%) Algorithms
2 32 (4.24%) Data Structures
3 27 (3.58%) Enterprise Software
4 24 (3.18%) User Experience
5 22 (2.91%) Computer Science
6 18 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (0.93%) Mobile App
8 6 (0.79%) AS400
8 6 (0.79%) Hedge funds
9 5 (0.66%) Fintech
9 5 (0.66%) Graphic Design
9 5 (0.66%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (0.53%) Social Media
11 3 (0.40%) Digital Media
11 3 (0.40%) PMI
12 2 (0.26%) NHS
12 2 (0.26%) Virtual Team
13 1 (0.13%) Data Centre
13 1 (0.13%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 71 (9.40%) Linux
2 46 (6.09%) Android
3 28 (3.71%) Apple iOS
3 28 (3.71%) Windows
4 21 (2.78%) Unix
5 15 (1.99%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 7 (0.93%) CentOS
7 6 (0.79%) AIX
7 6 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (0.79%) Solaris
7 6 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.40%) Debian
8 3 (0.40%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 437 (57.88%) Agile Software Development
2 237 (31.39%) Test Automation
3 227 (30.07%) Software Engineering
4 185 (24.50%) TDD
5 170 (22.52%) OO
6 163 (21.59%) Continuous Integration
7 141 (18.68%) Scrum
8 138 (18.28%) BDD
9 118 (15.63%) DevOps
10 103 (13.64%) SDLC
11 79 (10.46%) Mentoring
12 62 (8.21%) Kanban
13 59 (7.81%) Test Scripting
14 55 (7.28%) Open Source
15 53 (7.02%) DSDM
16 49 (6.49%) MVC
17 46 (6.09%) UML
18 43 (5.70%) OOP
19 42 (5.56%) Pair Programming
20 41 (5.43%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 261 (34.57%) JavaScript
2 242 (32.05%) SQL
3 213 (28.21%) C#
4 167 (22.12%) PHP
5 165 (21.85%) Python
6 107 (14.17%) C++
7 89 (11.79%) Ruby
8 60 (7.95%) Scala
9 44 (5.83%) Go
10 24 (3.18%) PL/SQL
10 24 (3.18%) T-SQL
11 16 (2.12%) C
12 11 (1.46%) Bash Shell
13 9 (1.19%) Java 9
14 8 (1.06%) Kotlin
15 7 (0.93%) Objective-C
16 6 (0.79%) Apple Swift
16 6 (0.79%) Assembly Language
16 6 (0.79%) Shell Script
17 5 (0.66%) Perl
Qualifications
1 38 (5.03%) Degree
2 17 (2.25%) Security Cleared
3 9 (1.19%) SC Cleared
4 6 (0.79%) ISEB
5 5 (0.66%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (0.66%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.53%) CREST Certified
7 3 (0.40%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.26%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.13%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (4.11%) QA
2 7 (0.93%) HL7
3 1 (0.13%) PSD2
3 1 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 79 (10.46%) Docker
2 4 (0.53%) Samba
3 3 (0.40%) vSphere
4 1 (0.13%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.13%) KVM
4 1 (0.13%) RACF
4 1 (0.13%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 49 (6.49%) Ansible
2 48 (6.36%) Opscode Chef
2 48 (6.36%) Puppet
3 20 (2.65%) Kubernetes
4 14 (1.85%) Terraform
5 8 (1.06%) Docker Swarm
6 5 (0.66%) Packer
7 3 (0.40%) Nagios
7 3 (0.40%) Prometheus
7 3 (0.40%) Salt
7 3 (0.40%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.13%) Grafana
8 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 71 (9.40%) Oracle
2 34 (4.50%) Microsoft
3 31 (4.11%) Adobe
4 23 (3.05%) Google
5 19 (2.52%) Salesforce.com
6 18 (2.38%) Zend
7 11 (1.46%) webMethods
8 10 (1.32%) New Relic
9 8 (1.06%) IBM
10 7 (0.93%) BEA
10 7 (0.93%) SAP
10 7 (0.93%) VMware
11 5 (0.66%) HP
11 5 (0.66%) Splunk
12 4 (0.53%) Apple
12 4 (0.53%) DoubleClick
12 4 (0.53%) Perforce
12 4 (0.53%) Rackspace
13 3 (0.40%) Red Hat
13 3 (0.40%) Software AG