Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
6 months to
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 11 11
Rank change year-on-year +5 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 855 822 847
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 18.13% 16.24% 13.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.62% 29.14% 26.08%
Number of salaries quoted 765 739 746
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £50,001 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year 0.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 2,621 2,821 3,248
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 55.56% 55.74% 52.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2,299 2,476 2,700
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +8.75% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £62,550 £61,250 £58,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 18 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Java in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 June 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.

1 562 (65.73%) Agile Software Development
2 307 (35.91%) C#
3 280 (32.75%) JavaScript
4 278 (32.51%) TDD
5 233 (27.25%) Spring
6 216 (25.26%) Test Automation
7 211 (24.68%) Python
8 202 (23.63%) SQL
9 194 (22.69%) Software Engineering
10 192 (22.46%) HTML
11 191 (22.34%) PHP
12 186 (21.75%) CSS
13 178 (20.82%) Finance
14 165 (19.30%) BDD
15 161 (18.83%) .NET
16 151 (17.66%) OO
17 142 (16.61%) Continuous Integration
18 141 (16.49%) Scrum
19 137 (16.02%) DevOps
20 135 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
21 126 (14.74%) Selenium
22 120 (14.04%) AngularJS
23 119 (13.92%) Jenkins
24 115 (13.45%) MySQL
25 114 (13.33%) Git (software)
26 113 (13.22%) Oracle
27 106 (12.40%) Docker
28 97 (11.35%) Retail
29 96 (11.23%) QA
30 95 (11.11%) RESTful

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 (6.20%) Tomcat
2 18 (2.11%) Apache
3 16 (1.87%) Apache Spark
4 15 (1.75%) WordPress
5 13 (1.52%) nginx
6 10 (1.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 10 (1.17%) Confluence
7 9 (1.05%) CMS
8 8 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (0.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (0.47%) Drupal
9 4 (0.47%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.35%) SharePoint
10 3 (0.35%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.23%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.23%) JBoss
11 2 (0.23%) SAS
12 1 (0.12%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (0.23%) EViews
1 2 (0.23%) SPSS
2 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.12%) HipChat
2 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (1.29%) Magento
2 4 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.23%) Infor LN
3 2 (0.23%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.23%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 135 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (2.34%) GitHub
4 18 (2.11%) SaaS
5 9 (1.05%) PaaS
6 8 (0.94%) IaaS
7 7 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (0.70%) Office 365
9 5 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.47%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 4 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.35%) G Suite
11 3 (0.35%) Slack
12 2 (0.23%) Loggly
12 2 (0.23%) Sumo Logic
13 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.12%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.05%) HTTP
2 6 (0.70%) MVNO
3 5 (0.58%) Firewall
3 5 (0.58%) VPN
4 4 (0.47%) Internet
5 3 (0.35%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.12%) AMQP
6 1 (0.12%) DHCP
6 1 (0.12%) DNS
6 1 (0.12%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.12%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.12%) LAN
6 1 (0.12%) SAN
6 1 (0.12%) SMS
6 1 (0.12%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (13.45%) MySQL
2 88 (10.29%) NoSQL
3 44 (5.15%) MongoDB
4 39 (4.56%) PostgreSQL
5 29 (3.39%) Relational Database
6 27 (3.16%) Big Data
6 27 (3.16%) Hadoop
6 27 (3.16%) Redis
7 26 (3.04%) Apache Cassandra
8 19 (2.22%) SQL Server
9 16 (1.87%) Riak
10 8 (0.94%) Data Lake
11 7 (0.82%) Azure SQL Database
12 5 (0.58%) Apache Hive
13 4 (0.47%) Blockchain
13 4 (0.47%) CouchDB
13 4 (0.47%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.23%) BusinessObjects
14 2 (0.23%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
14 2 (0.23%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 126 (14.74%) Selenium
2 119 (13.92%) Jenkins
3 114 (13.33%) Git (software)
4 84 (9.82%) Cucumber
5 80 (9.36%) Maven
6 45 (5.26%) JIRA
6 45 (5.26%) WebDriver
7 44 (5.15%) Subversion
8 36 (4.21%) JUnit
8 36 (4.21%) SoapUI
9 30 (3.51%) Jasmine
10 27 (3.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 26 (3.04%) NUnit
12 23 (2.69%) JMeter
13 22 (2.57%) Mockito
13 22 (2.57%) Ranorex
14 21 (2.46%) Gradle
15 19 (2.22%) Mercurial
15 19 (2.22%) Mocha
15 19 (2.22%) MSTest
General
1 178 (20.82%) Finance
2 97 (11.35%) Retail
3 39 (4.56%) Advertising
4 17 (1.99%) Marketing
5 16 (1.87%) Telecoms
6 13 (1.52%) Games
7 10 (1.17%) Legal
8 6 (0.70%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.58%) Multimedia
10 4 (0.47%) Banking
10 4 (0.47%) Military
11 2 (0.23%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.23%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.12%) Automotive
12 1 (0.12%) Electronics
12 1 (0.12%) French Language
12 1 (0.12%) German Language
12 1 (0.12%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.12%) Local Government
12 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 489 (57.19%) Developer
2 244 (28.54%) Java Developer
3 112 (13.10%) Software Engineer
4 94 (10.99%) Senior Developer
5 77 (9.01%) Java Engineer
6 75 (8.77%) Architect
6 75 (8.77%) Developer in Test
7 56 (6.55%) Software Developer
8 53 (6.20%) Senior Java Developer
9 51 (5.96%) Java Software Engineer
10 43 (5.03%) Analyst
11 42 (4.91%) PHP Developer
11 42 (4.91%) Tester
12 36 (4.21%) Junior
13 35 (4.09%) Automation Tester
14 33 (3.86%) Test Engineer
15 32 (3.74%) Lead Developer
16 31 (3.63%) Java Architect
17 28 (3.27%) Developer/Software Engineer
17 28 (3.27%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 233 (27.25%) Spring
2 192 (22.46%) HTML
3 186 (21.75%) CSS
4 161 (18.83%) .NET
5 120 (14.04%) AngularJS
6 95 (11.11%) RESTful
6 95 (11.11%) Web Services
6 95 (11.11%) XML
7 92 (10.76%) Node.js
8 90 (10.53%) Spring Boot
9 82 (9.59%) Hibernate
10 78 (9.12%) React
11 77 (9.01%) jQuery
12 58 (6.78%) SOAP
13 56 (6.55%) RabbitMQ
14 55 (6.43%) REST
15 54 (6.32%) HTML5
16 49 (5.73%) J2EE
17 42 (4.91%) JSON
18 39 (4.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 40 (4.68%) Greenfield Project
2 39 (4.56%) User Experience
3 36 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
5 24 (2.81%) Self-Motivation
6 23 (2.69%) Mobile App
7 18 (2.11%) NHS
8 17 (1.99%) Computer Science
9 8 (0.94%) Fintech
10 7 (0.82%) Management Information System
11 5 (0.58%) Hybrid Cloud
12 4 (0.47%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.47%) Digital Media
12 4 (0.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 4 (0.47%) Life Science
12 4 (0.47%) Photography
12 4 (0.47%) RIA
13 3 (0.35%) Graphic Design
13 3 (0.35%) PKI
13 3 (0.35%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 62 (7.25%) Linux
2 39 (4.56%) Android
3 29 (3.39%) Apple iOS
4 25 (2.92%) Unix
5 24 (2.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (1.64%) Windows
7 9 (1.05%) CentOS
7 9 (1.05%) Debian
7 9 (1.05%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (0.35%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.12%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.12%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 562 (65.73%) Agile Software Development
2 278 (32.51%) TDD
3 216 (25.26%) Test Automation
4 194 (22.69%) Software Engineering
5 165 (19.30%) BDD
6 151 (17.66%) OO
7 142 (16.61%) Continuous Integration
8 141 (16.49%) Scrum
9 137 (16.02%) DevOps
10 89 (10.41%) SDLC
11 80 (9.36%) Microservices
12 77 (9.01%) Open Source
13 74 (8.65%) Mentoring
14 73 (8.54%) MVC
15 64 (7.49%) Problem-Solving
16 61 (7.13%) UML
17 56 (6.55%) OOP
17 56 (6.55%) SDET
18 54 (6.32%) DSDM
19 52 (6.08%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 307 (35.91%) C#
2 280 (32.75%) JavaScript
3 211 (24.68%) Python
4 202 (23.63%) SQL
5 191 (22.34%) PHP
6 92 (10.76%) Java 8
7 91 (10.64%) Ruby
8 76 (8.89%) Scala
9 72 (8.42%) C++
10 35 (4.09%) Go
10 35 (4.09%) PL/SQL
11 34 (3.98%) Kotlin
12 24 (2.81%) Java 9
13 22 (2.57%) T-SQL
14 20 (2.34%) C
15 9 (1.05%) Bash Shell
15 9 (1.05%) Objective-C
15 9 (1.05%) Perl
16 8 (0.94%) Apple Swift
16 8 (0.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 51 (5.96%) Degree
2 22 (2.57%) Security Cleared
3 12 (1.40%) AWS Certification
3 12 (1.40%) SC Cleared
4 6 (0.70%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (0.35%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.23%) APMP
6 2 (0.23%) CREST Certified
6 2 (0.23%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.23%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.12%) ISEB
7 1 (0.12%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (11.23%) QA
2 6 (0.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 106 (12.40%) Docker
2 3 (0.35%) OpenDJ
2 3 (0.35%) OpenIDM
3 1 (0.12%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.12%) LXC
3 1 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 47 (5.50%) Kubernetes
2 39 (4.56%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (4.33%) Ansible
4 34 (3.98%) Puppet
5 26 (3.04%) Terraform
6 10 (1.17%) Grafana
7 7 (0.82%) Nagios
8 6 (0.70%) Packer
8 6 (0.70%) ZABBIX
9 5 (0.58%) Docker Swarm
10 4 (0.47%) Consul
10 4 (0.47%) Graphite
10 4 (0.47%) Opsview
10 4 (0.47%) Salt
11 3 (0.35%) Prometheus
12 2 (0.23%) Cobbler
12 2 (0.23%) Rancher
12 2 (0.23%) Tivoli
13 1 (0.12%) Failover Clustering
13 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 113 (13.22%) Oracle
2 40 (4.68%) Salesforce.com
3 28 (3.27%) Microsoft
4 22 (2.57%) Google
5 15 (1.75%) Red Hat
6 13 (1.52%) Capita
7 11 (1.29%) Adobe
8 9 (1.05%) Zend
9 8 (0.94%) Apigee
9 8 (0.94%) Twitter
10 6 (0.70%) New Relic
11 3 (0.35%) Apple
11 3 (0.35%) Micro Focus
11 3 (0.35%) SAP
11 3 (0.35%) ServiceNow
11 3 (0.35%) Sun
11 3 (0.35%) Sybase
12 2 (0.23%) JD Edwards
12 2 (0.23%) TIBCO
12 2 (0.23%) webMethods