Period
to 19 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 7 10 8
Rank change year-on-year +3 -2 +9
Permanent jobs citing Java 170 155 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 15.61% 14.09% 15.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.19% 24.29% 29.99%
Number of salaries quoted 136 129 178
South Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £33,750 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £67,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +7.53% +3.33%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 545 638 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 50.05% 58.00% 51.76%
Number of salaries quoted 425 555 612
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £26,450 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,250 £56,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Java in South Yorkshire

Java
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Java in South Yorkshire

Java
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Java in South Yorkshire

Java
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 within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 January 2019. 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 +5 146 £47,500 +5.56% 56
Doncaster -8 14 £43,750 -23.91% 2
Barnsley -2 4 £37,000 -17.78%
Java
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Java.

1 94 (55.29%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (44.12%) Spring
3 58 (34.12%) Microservices
4 51 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 43 (25.29%) Linux
6 42 (24.71%) Finance
7 40 (23.53%) JavaScript
8 39 (22.94%) Degree
9 38 (22.35%) Spring Boot
10 36 (21.18%) DevOps
11 35 (20.59%) C++
12 34 (20.00%) Oracle
13 31 (18.24%) HTML
13 31 (18.24%) Apache
14 30 (17.65%) Jenkins
14 30 (17.65%) Java 8
15 29 (17.06%) Amazon AWS
16 28 (16.47%) Test Automation
16 28 (16.47%) Banking
16 28 (16.47%) JBoss
16 28 (16.47%) Node.js
16 28 (16.47%) Relational Database
17 27 (15.88%) Greenfield Project
18 26 (15.29%) SQL
18 26 (15.29%) CSS
18 26 (15.29%) Hibernate
19 25 (14.71%) Python
19 25 (14.71%) Open Source
20 24 (14.12%) QA
21 23 (13.53%) PHP

Java
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:

Application Platforms
1 31 (18.24%) Apache
2 28 (16.47%) JBoss
3 12 (7.06%) Tomcat
4 10 (5.88%) CMS
5 7 (4.12%) Confluence
6 6 (3.53%) WebSphere
7 5 (2.94%) WebLogic
7 5 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (2.35%) CICS
8 4 (2.35%) Mule
8 4 (2.35%) Mule ESB
8 4 (2.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (1.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (1.76%) Apache ServiceMix
10 2 (1.18%) Apache Solr
10 2 (1.18%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (1.18%) FileNet
10 2 (1.18%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (1.18%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.59%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.35%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (2.35%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.18%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 29 (17.06%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (8.82%) GitHub
3 12 (7.06%) Amazon S3
3 12 (7.06%) CloudFront
4 9 (5.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (4.71%) SaaS
6 2 (1.18%) CloudBees
6 2 (1.18%) IaaS
6 2 (1.18%) OpenShift
6 2 (1.18%) PaaS
7 1 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.06%) Skype
2 7 (4.12%) HTTP
3 5 (2.94%) Internet
4 4 (2.35%) Network Security
5 1 (0.59%) DNS
5 1 (0.59%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (16.47%) Relational Database
2 19 (11.18%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (8.82%) NoSQL
4 13 (7.65%) Hazelcast
4 13 (7.65%) MySQL
5 12 (7.06%) RDBMS
6 9 (5.29%) MongoDB
7 7 (4.12%) Oracle Database
8 4 (2.35%) DB2
8 4 (2.35%) Redis
9 2 (1.18%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.18%) SQL Server
10 1 (0.59%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.59%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.59%) MS Access
10 1 (0.59%) QlikView
10 1 (0.59%) SAS Visual Analytics
10 1 (0.59%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 30 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 21 (12.35%) Git (software)
3 14 (8.24%) IntelliJ
4 12 (7.06%) CircleCI
4 12 (7.06%) GitLab
5 9 (5.29%) Maven
5 9 (5.29%) Selenium
6 8 (4.71%) JIRA
7 6 (3.53%) Gradle
8 3 (1.76%) SoapUI
8 3 (1.76%) Subversion
8 3 (1.76%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.18%) Ant
9 2 (1.18%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.18%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.18%) git-flow
9 2 (1.18%) JUnit
9 2 (1.18%) Mockito
9 2 (1.18%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.59%) Bitbucket
General
1 42 (24.71%) Finance
2 28 (16.47%) Banking
3 13 (7.65%) Games
4 8 (4.71%) Financial Institution
5 7 (4.12%) Legal
6 6 (3.53%) Retail
7 3 (1.76%) Advertising
8 1 (0.59%) Front Office
8 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 73 (42.94%) Developer
2 59 (34.71%) Java Developer
3 25 (14.71%) Software Engineer
4 22 (12.94%) Java Engineer
5 18 (10.59%) Java Software Engineer
6 16 (9.41%) Administrator
7 14 (8.24%) Linux Administrator
7 14 (8.24%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 12 (7.06%) Machine Learning Engineer
9 11 (6.47%) Senior Developer
9 11 (6.47%) Systems Administrator
10 9 (5.29%) Architect
10 9 (5.29%) Software Developer
11 8 (4.71%) Senior Java Developer
12 6 (3.53%) Analyst
12 6 (3.53%) Consultant
12 6 (3.53%) Java Consultant
12 6 (3.53%) Solutions Architect
13 5 (2.94%) Oracle Developer
13 5 (2.94%) Web Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (44.12%) Spring
2 38 (22.35%) Spring Boot
3 31 (18.24%) HTML
4 28 (16.47%) Node.js
5 26 (15.29%) CSS
5 26 (15.29%) Hibernate
6 21 (12.35%) REST
7 20 (11.76%) Web Services
8 13 (7.65%) jQuery
8 13 (7.65%) RESTful
8 13 (7.65%) SOAP
9 12 (7.06%) Elastic Stack
9 12 (7.06%) Vue.js
10 11 (6.47%) JSON
10 11 (6.47%) Spring Security
11 10 (5.88%) AngularJS
12 8 (4.71%) .NET
13 7 (4.12%) XML
14 6 (3.53%) Java EE
15 5 (2.94%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.88%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (8.82%) Self-Motivation
3 13 (7.65%) Data Centre
4 12 (7.06%) Algorithms
4 12 (7.06%) Linux Command Line
5 10 (5.88%) Fintech
6 9 (5.29%) Public Cloud
7 8 (4.71%) DataPower
8 6 (3.53%) Mobile App
9 4 (2.35%) Mainframe
10 3 (1.76%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.76%) e-Learning
11 2 (1.18%) Smartphone
11 2 (1.18%) User Experience
12 1 (0.59%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.59%) EPoS
12 1 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (0.59%) Learning Management System
12 1 (0.59%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.59%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 43 (25.29%) Linux
2 14 (8.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (5.88%) Unix
4 6 (3.53%) SUSE
5 1 (0.59%) Android
5 1 (0.59%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.59%) Windows
5 1 (0.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (55.29%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (34.12%) Microservices
3 51 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 36 (21.18%) DevOps
5 28 (16.47%) Test Automation
6 25 (14.71%) Open Source
7 21 (12.35%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (11.76%) OO
8 20 (11.76%) TDD
9 16 (9.41%) Scrum
10 14 (8.24%) API Design
10 14 (8.24%) Collaborative Working
10 14 (8.24%) Problem-Solving
11 13 (7.65%) Machine Learning
12 12 (7.06%) Anomaly Detection
12 12 (7.06%) Decision-Making
12 12 (7.06%) Infrastructure Management
12 12 (7.06%) SOA
13 11 (6.47%) ITIL
13 11 (6.47%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 35 (20.59%) C++
3 30 (17.65%) Java 8
4 26 (15.29%) SQL
5 25 (14.71%) Python
6 23 (13.53%) PHP
7 20 (11.76%) C#
8 18 (10.59%) Bash Shell
9 14 (8.24%) Java 9
10 13 (7.65%) C
10 13 (7.65%) Korn
10 13 (7.65%) TypeScript
11 12 (7.06%) Shell Script
12 11 (6.47%) Perl
13 8 (4.71%) Ruby
14 6 (3.53%) Scala
15 4 (2.35%) ABAP
15 4 (2.35%) COBOL
15 4 (2.35%) JCL
15 4 (2.35%) X++
Qualifications
1 39 (22.94%) Degree
2 13 (7.65%) PhD
3 12 (7.06%) Postgraduate
4 7 (4.12%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (3.53%) RHCE
5 6 (3.53%) RHCSA
6 3 (1.76%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.59%) HNC
7 1 (0.59%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (14.12%) QA
2 2 (1.18%) SLA
3 1 (0.59%) HL7
3 1 (0.59%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (9.41%) Docker
2 6 (3.53%) Gluster
2 6 (3.53%) GlusterFS
3 4 (2.35%) Time Sharing Option
4 2 (1.18%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (12.35%) Puppet
2 18 (10.59%) Ansible
3 14 (8.24%) Kubernetes
4 12 (7.06%) Consul
4 12 (7.06%) Prometheus
4 12 (7.06%) Terraform
5 9 (5.29%) Nagios
6 6 (3.53%) vRealize
7 1 (0.59%) Ambari
7 1 (0.59%) Control-M
7 1 (0.59%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.59%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 34 (20.00%) Oracle
2 12 (7.06%) Red Hat
3 9 (5.29%) IBM
4 8 (4.71%) Microsoft
5 6 (3.53%) EMC
5 6 (3.53%) VMware
6 5 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (2.35%) Adobe
7 4 (2.35%) SAP
8 3 (1.76%) AppDynamics
8 3 (1.76%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.76%) Zend
9 2 (1.18%) Lotus
9 2 (1.18%) MuleSoft
9 2 (1.18%) Splunk
10 1 (0.59%) Google
10 1 (0.59%) HP
10 1 (0.59%) OpenText
10 1 (0.59%) Peoplefluent
10 1 (0.59%) Tableau