The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Developer
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 49 30 36
Rank change year-on-year -19 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 27 58 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 4.16% 7.40% 5.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.26% 7.60% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 27 46 49
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% +2.27%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 634 763 940
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 97.69% 97.32% 98.84%
Number of salaries quoted 538 636 791
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire that featured Java Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in South Yorkshire

Java Developer
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Java Developer in South Yorkshire

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in South Yorkshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in South Yorkshire

Java Developer
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -11 22 £52,500 +31.25% 2
Doncaster -11 2 £42,500 -1.16%
Rotherham - 1 £25,000 - 2
Java Developer
Yorkshire

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Yorkshire region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 55 (100.00%) Java
2 41 (74.55%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 28 (50.91%) Scrum
5 27 (49.09%) SQL
6 26 (47.27%) J2EE
7 22 (40.00%) Linux
8 21 (38.18%) SOA
8 21 (38.18%) TDD
8 21 (38.18%) Spring
9 16 (29.09%) Tomcat
9 16 (29.09%) RESTful
10 15 (27.27%) Maven
11 14 (25.45%) Python
11 14 (25.45%) Web Services
11 14 (25.45%) Gradle
12 13 (23.64%) BDD
12 13 (23.64%) Unit Testing
12 13 (23.64%) OO
12 13 (23.64%) HTML
12 13 (23.64%) JUnit
12 13 (23.64%) CSS
12 13 (23.64%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (21.82%) PL/SQL
13 12 (21.82%) Ant
13 12 (21.82%) Apache
13 12 (21.82%) ActiveMQ
13 12 (21.82%) NoSQL
13 12 (21.82%) Apache Camel
14 10 (18.18%) Degree

Java Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 16 (29.09%) Tomcat
2 12 (21.82%) Apache
3 8 (14.55%) JBoss
4 7 (12.73%) Apache Solr
5 6 (10.91%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (9.09%) Jetty
7 4 (7.27%) Apache Spark
7 4 (7.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (7.27%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.82%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) GitHub
2 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.82%) NoSQL
2 7 (12.73%) Big Data
2 7 (12.73%) Redis
3 6 (10.91%) MongoDB
3 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
4 5 (9.09%) Couchbase
4 5 (9.09%) Hadoop
4 5 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (9.09%) Riak
5 4 (7.27%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (7.27%) MySQL
6 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database
7 2 (3.64%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (27.27%) Maven
2 14 (25.45%) Gradle
3 13 (23.64%) JUnit
4 12 (21.82%) Ant
5 9 (16.36%) Mockito
6 7 (12.73%) Jenkins
7 6 (10.91%) Git (software)
8 5 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
9 4 (7.27%) Eclipse
10 3 (5.45%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (1.82%) Selenium
General
1 5 (9.09%) Marketing
2 4 (7.27%) Finance
3 1 (1.82%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (47.27%) J2EE
2 21 (38.18%) Spring
3 16 (29.09%) RESTful
4 14 (25.45%) Web Services
5 13 (23.64%) CSS
5 13 (23.64%) HTML
6 12 (21.82%) ActiveMQ
6 12 (21.82%) Apache Camel
7 9 (16.36%) JSON
7 9 (16.36%) XML
8 8 (14.55%) AngularJS
8 8 (14.55%) REST
9 7 (12.73%) jQuery
9 7 (12.73%) Lucene
10 6 (10.91%) SOAP
11 5 (9.09%) .NET
11 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET
11 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (9.09%) Node.js
12 4 (7.27%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.64%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.45%) iPad
3 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (1.82%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (74.55%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (50.91%) Scrum
3 21 (38.18%) SOA
3 21 (38.18%) TDD
4 13 (23.64%) BDD
4 13 (23.64%) OO
4 13 (23.64%) Unit Testing
5 9 (16.36%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (14.55%) Automated Testing
7 6 (10.91%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (10.91%) Mentoring
7 6 (10.91%) Web Development
8 5 (9.09%) DSDM
8 5 (9.09%) Kanban
8 5 (9.09%) MVC
8 5 (9.09%) RUP
8 5 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 5 (9.09%) UML
9 4 (7.27%) Continuous Deployment
9 4 (7.27%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 55 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 27 (49.09%) SQL
4 14 (25.45%) Python
5 12 (21.82%) PL/SQL
6 9 (16.36%) C#
7 7 (12.73%) Scala
8 5 (9.09%) Go
8 5 (9.09%) Ruby
9 4 (7.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (18.18%) Degree
2 4 (7.27%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) QA
2 3 (5.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) Kibana
1 4 (7.27%) logstash
1 4 (7.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) Oracle
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