Period
to 20 January 2018

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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 8 18
Rank change year-on-year -3 +10 -4
Permanent jobs citing Java 154 214 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 14.06% 15.75% 10.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.21% 30.31% 20.48%
Number of salaries quoted 128 180 142
South Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £28,375 £27,500 £30,550
90th Percentile £61,250 £65,750 £59,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% +12.50%

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 636 706 757
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 58.08% 51.95% 50.91%
Number of salaries quoted 553 613 677
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,500 £56,250 £53,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%

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 20 January 2018.

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 20 January 2018. 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 -2 124 £45,000 -5.26% 27
Doncaster -9 22 £57,500 +35.29% 2
Barnsley +6 2 £45,000 +50.00%
Java
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Java.

1 98 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (34.42%) Software Engineering
3 48 (31.17%) PHP
4 47 (30.52%) Web Services
5 46 (29.87%) JavaScript
5 46 (29.87%) Spring
6 43 (27.92%) TDD
7 42 (27.27%) Linux
7 42 (27.27%) Node.js
8 39 (25.32%) MongoDB
9 38 (24.68%) RESTful
10 37 (24.03%) Test Automation
11 35 (22.73%) SQL
12 34 (22.08%) Continuous Integration
13 33 (21.43%) Python
14 32 (20.78%) Finance
15 30 (19.48%) OO
15 30 (19.48%) Cucumber
16 29 (18.83%) HTML
16 29 (18.83%) Scrum
17 28 (18.18%) CSS
17 28 (18.18%) AngularJS
18 27 (17.53%) C#
18 27 (17.53%) BDD
19 26 (16.88%) JSON
19 26 (16.88%) Relational Database
19 26 (16.88%) React
20 24 (15.58%) Open Source
20 24 (15.58%) MySQL
21 22 (14.29%) Git (software)

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 14 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 11 (7.14%) JBoss
3 10 (6.49%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.60%) Apache
4 4 (2.60%) Apache ServiceMix
5 3 (1.95%) CMS
6 2 (1.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (1.30%) Alfresco
6 2 (1.30%) Jetty
6 2 (1.30%) Liferay
6 2 (1.30%) nginx
7 1 (0.65%) IIS
7 1 (0.65%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.65%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) CiviCRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.44%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.30%) GitHub
2 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.65%) Office 365
3 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.95%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (25.32%) MongoDB
2 26 (16.88%) Relational Database
3 24 (15.58%) MySQL
4 18 (11.69%) NoSQL
5 15 (9.74%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (3.90%) SQL Server
7 5 (3.25%) Redis
8 4 (2.60%) Big Data
9 3 (1.95%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.65%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 30 (19.48%) Cucumber
2 22 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 21 (13.64%) Jenkins
4 20 (12.99%) Selenium
5 13 (8.44%) JUnit
6 12 (7.79%) Maven
7 10 (6.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 10 (6.49%) Eclipse
8 9 (5.84%) IntelliJ
9 7 (4.55%) Ant
9 7 (4.55%) Buildbot
9 7 (4.55%) Ranorex
9 7 (4.55%) WebDriver
10 6 (3.90%) Oracle Forms
10 6 (3.90%) Subversion
11 4 (2.60%) Gradle
11 4 (2.60%) JMeter
11 4 (2.60%) SoapUI
11 4 (2.60%) WATIR
11 4 (2.60%) WebLOAD
General
1 32 (20.78%) Finance
2 8 (5.19%) Advertising
2 8 (5.19%) Banking
2 8 (5.19%) Retail
3 7 (4.55%) Legal
4 2 (1.30%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.30%) Automotive
5 1 (0.65%) Electronics
5 1 (0.65%) Games
5 1 (0.65%) Marketing
5 1 (0.65%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.65%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 90 (58.44%) Developer
2 62 (40.26%) Java Developer
3 36 (23.38%) Software Engineer
4 33 (21.43%) Senior Developer
5 22 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
6 20 (12.99%) PHP Developer
7 19 (12.34%) Java Engineer
7 19 (12.34%) Java Software Engineer
8 15 (9.74%) Senior Software Engineer
8 15 (9.74%) Web Developer
9 14 (9.09%) Senior PHP Developer
10 11 (7.14%) Senior Web Developer
11 10 (6.49%) Java Web Developer
11 10 (6.49%) PHP Web Developer
11 10 (6.49%) Python Developer
11 10 (6.49%) Python Web Developer
12 9 (5.84%) Agile Developer
12 9 (5.84%) Agile Java Developer
13 8 (5.19%) Lead Developer
13 8 (5.19%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (30.52%) Web Services
2 46 (29.87%) Spring
3 42 (27.27%) Node.js
4 38 (24.68%) RESTful
5 29 (18.83%) HTML
6 28 (18.18%) AngularJS
6 28 (18.18%) CSS
7 26 (16.88%) JSON
7 26 (16.88%) React
8 21 (13.64%) J2EE
9 20 (12.99%) JPA
10 19 (12.34%) XML
11 18 (11.69%) Java EE
11 18 (11.69%) Kafka
11 18 (11.69%) SOAP
12 16 (10.39%) Hibernate
12 16 (10.39%) REST
13 15 (9.74%) Gherkin
13 15 (9.74%) HTML5
14 13 (8.44%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.44%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (7.79%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.19%) Mobile App
4 7 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.90%) Fintech
6 3 (1.95%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.95%) User Experience
7 2 (1.30%) PMI
7 2 (1.30%) Video\Live Streaming
7 2 (1.30%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.65%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.65%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.65%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.65%) EPoS
8 1 (0.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (0.65%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 42 (27.27%) Linux
2 14 (9.09%) Unix
3 7 (4.55%) Android
3 7 (4.55%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.25%) Solaris
5 2 (1.30%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (34.42%) Software Engineering
3 43 (27.92%) TDD
4 37 (24.03%) Test Automation
5 34 (22.08%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (19.48%) OO
7 29 (18.83%) Scrum
8 27 (17.53%) BDD
9 24 (15.58%) Open Source
10 16 (10.39%) Mentoring
10 16 (10.39%) Web Development
11 15 (9.74%) DevOps
11 15 (9.74%) SOA
12 13 (8.44%) Software Testing
13 11 (7.14%) E-Commerce
13 11 (7.14%) Front End Development
13 11 (7.14%) High Availability
13 11 (7.14%) Microservices
14 10 (6.49%) Kanban
15 9 (5.84%) Information Retrieval
Programming Languages
1 48 (31.17%) PHP
2 46 (29.87%) JavaScript
3 35 (22.73%) SQL
4 33 (21.43%) Python
5 27 (17.53%) C#
6 16 (10.39%) Ruby
7 11 (7.14%) C++
8 10 (6.49%) C
8 10 (6.49%) Kotlin
9 9 (5.84%) Scala
10 8 (5.19%) PL/SQL
11 6 (3.90%) COBOL
12 3 (1.95%) Java 9
12 3 (1.95%) TypeScript
13 2 (1.30%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.30%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.65%) Go
14 1 (0.65%) Groovy
14 1 (0.65%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (11.04%) Degree
2 11 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.55%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.30%) MCSD
4 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.30%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.65%) OCPJP
System Software
1 22 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (11.04%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.95%) Graphite
2 3 (1.95%) Puppet
3 2 (1.30%) Ansible
3 2 (1.30%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (1.30%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.30%) Mesos
3 2 (1.30%) Packer
3 2 (1.30%) Rancher
3 2 (1.30%) TeamSite
4 1 (0.65%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (7.79%) Oracle
2 6 (3.90%) Micro Focus
3 4 (2.60%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.60%) Red Hat
3 4 (2.60%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (1.95%) Splunk
5 2 (1.30%) Adobe
5 2 (1.30%) HP
5 2 (1.30%) OpenText
5 2 (1.30%) VMware
6 1 (0.65%) Google
6 1 (0.65%) SaltStack
6 1 (0.65%) Zend