Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Software Engineer was £58,750 in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Java Software Engineer
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 89 113
Rank change year-on-year +11 +24 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 10 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.90% 1.66% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 1.70% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6 25 2
South Yorkshire median annual salary £58,750 £55,000 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.82% +53.85% -15.88%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £28,575
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,000 £43,525
Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +22.22% +5.88%

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

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in South Yorkshire with a recognized job title 1081 1353 1573
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.04% 97.62% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 904 1123 1389
South Yorkshire median annual salary £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,575 £22,500 £22,950
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

Java Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Java Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Engineer in South Yorkshire

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Java Software Engineer in South Yorkshire

Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Software Engineer in South Yorkshire

Java Software Engineer
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 Software Engineer within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield 0 10 £58,750 +6.82% 4
Java Software Engineer
Yorkshire

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Java Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) NoSQL
4 5 (50.00%) Apple iOS
4 5 (50.00%) Android
4 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (40.00%) Web Services
5 4 (40.00%) Linux
5 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (40.00%) Android Development
5 4 (40.00%) iOS Development
6 3 (30.00%) Kafka
6 3 (30.00%) Docker
6 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (30.00%) TDD
6 3 (30.00%) OO
6 3 (30.00%) MySQL
6 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (20.00%) Degree
7 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (20.00%) Mercurial
7 2 (20.00%) BDD
7 2 (20.00%) Subversion
7 2 (20.00%) PHP
7 2 (20.00%) DevOps
7 2 (20.00%) Splunk
7 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (30.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (20.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (20.00%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Web Services
2 3 (30.00%) Kafka
3 2 (20.00%) Node.js
4 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (10.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (20.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Android
1 5 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) Android Development
2 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (40.00%) iOS Development
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (30.00%) OO
3 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) BDD
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) DevOps
4 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
5 1 (10.00%) High Availability
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) OOD
5 1 (10.00%) Refactoring
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) Kotlin
4 1 (10.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (20.00%) Graphite
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Splunk