Period
to 24 September 2020

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 24 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 7 9 7
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Java 76 135 184
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 15.73% 13.72% 15.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.21% 27.72% 27.06%
Number of salaries quoted 93 128 149
Median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £40,100 £27,350 £32,450
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,500 £59,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -10.00%

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 290 487 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 60.04% 49.49% 55.83%
Number of salaries quoted 234 426 558
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,326 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £46,000 £44,875 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.51% +5.59% +1.19%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Java in South Yorkshire

Java
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Java in South Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Java in South Yorkshire

Java
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Java in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 September 2020.

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 24 September 2020. 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 -3 64 £55,000 +15.79% 8
Rotherham +3 3 £48,711 +29.89%
Java
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 September 2020, 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 42 (55.26%) Software Engineering
2 40 (52.63%) C#
3 33 (43.42%) SQL
3 33 (43.42%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (42.11%) Python
5 27 (35.53%) JavaScript
6 25 (32.89%) Git (software)
7 22 (28.95%) NoSQL
7 22 (28.95%) AWS
7 22 (28.95%) Degree
8 21 (27.63%) Test Automation
9 20 (26.32%) DevOps
10 17 (22.37%) Jenkins
10 17 (22.37%) Subversion
10 17 (22.37%) OO
11 15 (19.74%) Linux
11 15 (19.74%) Big Data
12 13 (17.11%) Node.js
12 13 (17.11%) Microservices
12 13 (17.11%) C++
13 12 (15.79%) Oracle
13 12 (15.79%) User Stories
13 12 (15.79%) Epics
14 10 (13.16%) JUnit
14 10 (13.16%) Microsoft
14 10 (13.16%) Maven
15 9 (11.84%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (11.84%) Azure
16 8 (10.53%) Mercurial
16 8 (10.53%) Open Source

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 1 (1.32%) Apache Solr
1 1 (1.32%) Confluence
1 1 (1.32%) WebSphere
1 1 (1.32%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 22 (28.95%) AWS
2 9 (11.84%) Azure
3 7 (9.21%) GCP
4 4 (5.26%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (5.26%) Serverless
5 2 (2.63%) Datadog
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.95%) NoSQL
2 15 (19.74%) Big Data
3 6 (7.89%) Oracle Database
4 5 (6.58%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.95%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.95%) MySQL
5 3 (3.95%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.63%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (2.63%) Cosmos DB
6 2 (2.63%) MariaDB
6 2 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.63%) Redis
7 1 (1.32%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.32%) DB2
7 1 (1.32%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (32.89%) Git (software)
2 17 (22.37%) Jenkins
2 17 (22.37%) Subversion
3 10 (13.16%) JUnit
3 10 (13.16%) Maven
4 8 (10.53%) Mercurial
5 7 (9.21%) TeamCity
6 6 (7.89%) Selenium
7 5 (6.58%) Gradle
8 2 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.63%) Xcode
9 1 (1.32%) Android Studio
9 1 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.32%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.32%) JIRA
9 1 (1.32%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (6.58%) Finance
2 4 (5.26%) Games
3 1 (1.32%) Banking
3 1 (1.32%) Law
3 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.32%) Marketing
3 1 (1.32%) Online Betting
3 1 (1.32%) Public Sector
3 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (42.11%) Software Engineer
2 31 (40.79%) Developer
3 24 (31.58%) Java Engineer
3 24 (31.58%) Java Software Engineer
4 12 (15.79%) Java Developer
5 8 (10.53%) Senior Developer
5 8 (10.53%) Software Developer
6 6 (7.89%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) C# Developer
7 5 (6.58%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Automation Tester
8 4 (5.26%) Build Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Java Software Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Python Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Python Software Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Senior Java Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.11%) Node.js
2 8 (10.53%) Spring
3 5 (6.58%) Redux
3 5 (6.58%) RESTful
3 5 (6.58%) Spring Boot
4 4 (5.26%) Hibernate
5 3 (3.95%) HTML
5 3 (3.95%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (2.63%) .NET
6 2 (2.63%) Web Services
7 1 (1.32%) EJB
7 1 (1.32%) Gherkin
7 1 (1.32%) J2EE
7 1 (1.32%) JPA
7 1 (1.32%) JSF
7 1 (1.32%) JSP
7 1 (1.32%) MyBatis
7 1 (1.32%) React
7 1 (1.32%) REST
7 1 (1.32%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.53%) Algorithms
1 8 (10.53%) Data Structures
1 8 (10.53%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (9.21%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (9.21%) Virtual Team
3 5 (6.58%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (3.95%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.95%) NHS
4 3 (3.95%) User Experience
5 2 (2.63%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (19.74%) Linux
2 5 (6.58%) Unix
3 4 (5.26%) Mac OS X
3 4 (5.26%) Windows
4 3 (3.95%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (55.26%) Software Engineering
2 33 (43.42%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (27.63%) Test Automation
4 20 (26.32%) DevOps
5 17 (22.37%) OO
6 13 (17.11%) Microservices
7 12 (15.79%) Epics
7 12 (15.79%) User Stories
8 9 (11.84%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (10.53%) Decision-Making
9 8 (10.53%) Mathematics
9 8 (10.53%) Open Source
10 6 (7.89%) Configuration Management
10 6 (7.89%) Mentoring
10 6 (7.89%) Scrum
11 5 (6.58%) Computer Science
11 5 (6.58%) Front End Development
11 5 (6.58%) Multithreading
11 5 (6.58%) Time Management
12 4 (5.26%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (52.63%) C#
2 33 (43.42%) SQL
3 32 (42.11%) Python
4 27 (35.53%) JavaScript
5 13 (17.11%) C++
6 7 (9.21%) Groovy
7 6 (7.89%) Bash Shell
7 6 (7.89%) Ruby
8 5 (6.58%) Kotlin
8 5 (6.58%) PHP
8 5 (6.58%) Scala
9 4 (5.26%) Perl
10 3 (3.95%) Apple Swift
10 3 (3.95%) Objective-C
11 2 (2.63%) Go
11 2 (2.63%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.63%) TypeScript
12 1 (1.32%) Java 8
12 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (28.95%) Degree
2 8 (10.53%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.89%) QA
System Software
1 7 (9.21%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (7.89%) Ansible
1 6 (7.89%) Terraform
2 4 (5.26%) SCCM
3 2 (2.63%) Grafana
3 2 (2.63%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.63%) Prometheus
3 2 (2.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (15.79%) Oracle
2 10 (13.16%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.58%) Google
4 4 (5.26%) Apple
4 4 (5.26%) Perforce
4 4 (5.26%) Sony
5 2 (2.63%) New Relic
5 2 (2.63%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.32%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.32%) IBM