Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 11 11
Rank change year-on-year +4 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 854 798 928
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 16.59% 15.42% 14.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.03% 27.99% 25.84%
Number of salaries quoted 788 696 847
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £50,001 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year 0.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £34,190 £29,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 2,752 2,851 3,592
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 53.45% 55.09% 54.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2,454 2,525 2,977
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £58,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 22 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Java in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 April 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.

1 521 (61.01%) Agile Software Development
2 292 (34.19%) JavaScript
3 267 (31.26%) TDD
4 262 (30.68%) C#
5 224 (26.23%) SQL
6 214 (25.06%) Test Automation
7 212 (24.82%) PHP
8 209 (24.47%) HTML
8 209 (24.47%) Spring
8 209 (24.47%) Software Engineering
9 202 (23.65%) Python
10 190 (22.25%) CSS
11 177 (20.73%) OO
12 167 (19.56%) Continuous Integration
13 157 (18.38%) .NET
14 156 (18.27%) BDD
15 154 (18.03%) Scrum
16 144 (16.86%) Finance
17 136 (15.93%) DevOps
18 135 (15.81%) AngularJS
19 133 (15.57%) MySQL
20 117 (13.70%) Git (software)
21 113 (13.23%) Selenium
22 107 (12.53%) Docker
23 106 (12.41%) Jenkins
24 105 (12.30%) SDLC
25 103 (12.06%) XML
26 102 (11.94%) Oracle
27 94 (11.01%) Web Services
27 94 (11.01%) Amazon AWS

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 53 (6.21%) Tomcat
2 22 (2.58%) WordPress
3 19 (2.22%) Apache
4 15 (1.76%) WebLogic
5 14 (1.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 14 (1.64%) Apache Spark
6 10 (1.17%) Confluence
6 10 (1.17%) SharePoint
7 9 (1.05%) nginx
8 8 (0.94%) JBoss
8 8 (0.94%) WebSphere
9 6 (0.70%) CMS
9 6 (0.70%) Jetty
10 5 (0.59%) Oracle 9iAS
10 5 (0.59%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (0.47%) Drupal
11 4 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.23%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 18 (2.11%) Magento
2 4 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.23%) CiviCRM
3 2 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 94 (11.01%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (4.45%) GitHub
3 18 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (1.99%) Amazon EC2
5 16 (1.87%) Office 365
6 14 (1.64%) SaaS
7 11 (1.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 6 (0.70%) G Suite
8 6 (0.70%) IaaS
8 6 (0.70%) PaaS
8 6 (0.70%) Slack
9 4 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.47%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.23%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.12%) Loggly
11 1 (0.12%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.70%) Firewall
1 6 (0.70%) MVNO
1 6 (0.70%) VPN
2 5 (0.59%) Internet
3 3 (0.35%) AMQP
3 3 (0.35%) HTTP
4 1 (0.12%) DHCP
4 1 (0.12%) DNS
4 1 (0.12%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.12%) LAN
4 1 (0.12%) SAN
4 1 (0.12%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.12%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (15.57%) MySQL
2 89 (10.42%) NoSQL
3 49 (5.74%) MongoDB
4 31 (3.63%) PostgreSQL
5 30 (3.51%) Big Data
5 30 (3.51%) Hadoop
6 24 (2.81%) Redis
7 23 (2.69%) Apache Cassandra
8 21 (2.46%) Relational Database
9 17 (1.99%) Riak
10 14 (1.64%) SQL Server
11 8 (0.94%) Data Lake
12 7 (0.82%) Couchbase
13 5 (0.59%) Apache Hive
13 5 (0.59%) Azure SQL Database
14 4 (0.47%) Blockchain
14 4 (0.47%) BusinessObjects
14 4 (0.47%) CouchDB
15 3 (0.35%) SQL Server 2016
16 2 (0.23%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 117 (13.70%) Git (software)
2 113 (13.23%) Selenium
3 106 (12.41%) Jenkins
4 90 (10.54%) Cucumber
5 71 (8.31%) Maven
6 66 (7.73%) Subversion
7 53 (6.21%) WebDriver
8 33 (3.86%) JIRA
8 33 (3.86%) Mercurial
9 32 (3.75%) JUnit
10 30 (3.51%) SoapUI
11 28 (3.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 28 (3.28%) Ranorex
12 26 (3.04%) NUnit
13 23 (2.69%) Appium
13 23 (2.69%) Mockito
14 22 (2.58%) SpecFlow
15 21 (2.46%) MSTest
16 20 (2.34%) Jasmine
17 17 (1.99%) Gradle
General
1 144 (16.86%) Finance
2 78 (9.13%) Retail
3 62 (7.26%) Advertising
4 22 (2.58%) Telecoms
5 14 (1.64%) Marketing
6 11 (1.29%) Multimedia
7 10 (1.17%) Legal
8 9 (1.05%) Games
9 5 (0.59%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.35%) Military
11 2 (0.23%) Electronics
11 2 (0.23%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.12%) Automotive
12 1 (0.12%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 470 (55.04%) Developer
2 242 (28.34%) Java Developer
3 101 (11.83%) Software Engineer
4 93 (10.89%) Senior Developer
5 78 (9.13%) Java Engineer
6 69 (8.08%) Architect
7 56 (6.56%) Senior Java Developer
8 54 (6.32%) Developer in Test
9 52 (6.09%) Java Software Engineer
9 52 (6.09%) Software Developer
10 45 (5.27%) PHP Developer
11 44 (5.15%) Tester
12 39 (4.57%) Automation Tester
13 35 (4.10%) Technical Leader
14 33 (3.86%) Lead Developer
15 32 (3.75%) Principal Engineer
16 29 (3.40%) DevOps Engineer
17 28 (3.28%) Analyst
18 27 (3.16%) C# Software Engineer
18 27 (3.16%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 209 (24.47%) HTML
1 209 (24.47%) Spring
2 190 (22.25%) CSS
3 157 (18.38%) .NET
4 135 (15.81%) AngularJS
5 103 (12.06%) XML
6 94 (11.01%) Web Services
7 86 (10.07%) RESTful
8 85 (9.95%) Hibernate
9 83 (9.72%) Node.js
9 83 (9.72%) React
10 78 (9.13%) jQuery
11 70 (8.20%) Spring Boot
12 63 (7.38%) SOAP
13 55 (6.44%) J2EE
14 51 (5.97%) HTML5
15 48 (5.62%) RabbitMQ
16 47 (5.50%) REST
17 45 (5.27%) JSON
18 42 (4.92%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 33 (3.86%) Enterprise Software
2 32 (3.75%) Self-Motivation
3 31 (3.63%) User Experience
4 30 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (2.34%) Greenfield Project
6 17 (1.99%) Computer Science
6 17 (1.99%) NHS
7 14 (1.64%) Algorithms
7 14 (1.64%) Mobile App
8 12 (1.41%) Data Structures
9 6 (0.70%) Graphic Design
10 5 (0.59%) Digital Media
10 5 (0.59%) Management Information System
11 4 (0.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 4 (0.47%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (0.47%) Linux Command Line
11 4 (0.47%) Photography
11 4 (0.47%) RIA
11 4 (0.47%) Social Media
12 3 (0.35%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 62 (7.26%) Linux
2 46 (5.39%) Android
3 32 (3.75%) Apple iOS
4 29 (3.40%) Unix
5 21 (2.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (2.11%) Windows
7 10 (1.17%) CentOS
8 7 (0.82%) Windows Mobile
9 6 (0.70%) Debian
10 3 (0.35%) Windows Embedded Compact
11 2 (0.23%) AIX
11 2 (0.23%) Solaris
11 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 521 (61.01%) Agile Software Development
2 267 (31.26%) TDD
3 214 (25.06%) Test Automation
4 209 (24.47%) Software Engineering
5 177 (20.73%) OO
6 167 (19.56%) Continuous Integration
7 156 (18.27%) BDD
8 154 (18.03%) Scrum
9 136 (15.93%) DevOps
10 105 (12.30%) SDLC
11 83 (9.72%) Open Source
12 72 (8.43%) Mentoring
13 71 (8.31%) MVC
14 69 (8.08%) Kanban
15 63 (7.38%) DSDM
15 63 (7.38%) Problem-Solving
16 60 (7.03%) OOP
17 59 (6.91%) UML
18 52 (6.09%) Microservices
19 51 (5.97%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 292 (34.19%) JavaScript
2 262 (30.68%) C#
3 224 (26.23%) SQL
4 212 (24.82%) PHP
5 202 (23.65%) Python
6 89 (10.42%) Ruby
7 81 (9.48%) C++
8 75 (8.78%) Scala
9 72 (8.43%) Java 8
10 42 (4.92%) Go
11 31 (3.63%) PL/SQL
12 29 (3.40%) Kotlin
13 23 (2.69%) T-SQL
14 17 (1.99%) C
15 14 (1.64%) Java 9
16 10 (1.17%) Bash Shell
17 9 (1.05%) Apple Swift
17 9 (1.05%) Objective-C
17 9 (1.05%) Perl
18 8 (0.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 43 (5.04%) Degree
2 21 (2.46%) Security Cleared
3 11 (1.29%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.17%) AWS Certification
5 5 (0.59%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (0.47%) CREST Certified
7 2 (0.23%) APMP
7 2 (0.23%) ISEB
8 1 (0.12%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.12%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.12%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (7.03%) QA
2 6 (0.70%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.59%) HL7
4 1 (0.12%) SLA
System Software
1 107 (12.53%) Docker
2 4 (0.47%) Samba
3 2 (0.23%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.12%) KVM
4 1 (0.12%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 48 (5.62%) Opscode Chef
2 46 (5.39%) Puppet
3 43 (5.04%) Ansible
4 39 (4.57%) Kubernetes
5 22 (2.58%) Terraform
6 12 (1.41%) Docker Swarm
7 8 (0.94%) Grafana
8 6 (0.70%) Nagios
8 6 (0.70%) Packer
9 5 (0.59%) ZABBIX
10 4 (0.47%) Consul
10 4 (0.47%) Graphite
10 4 (0.47%) Opsview
10 4 (0.47%) Salt
11 1 (0.12%) Cobbler
11 1 (0.12%) Failover Clustering
11 1 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Clustering
11 1 (0.12%) Prometheus
11 1 (0.12%) Rancher
Vendors
1 102 (11.94%) Oracle
2 40 (4.68%) Salesforce.com
3 26 (3.04%) Microsoft
4 18 (2.11%) Google
5 15 (1.76%) Adobe
5 15 (1.76%) Red Hat
5 15 (1.76%) Zend
6 12 (1.41%) New Relic
7 10 (1.17%) Capita
8 8 (0.94%) Apigee
8 8 (0.94%) webMethods
9 6 (0.70%) IBM
10 5 (0.59%) BEA
11 4 (0.47%) Apple
11 4 (0.47%) DoubleClick
11 4 (0.47%) Perforce
12 3 (0.35%) Twitter
13 2 (0.23%) HP
13 2 (0.23%) Nintex
13 2 (0.23%) VMware