Period
to 27 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for IntelliJ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IntelliJ over the 6 months to 27 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JetBrains IntelliJ IDEA
UK
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 923 651 881
Rank change year-on-year -272 +230 +40
Permanent jobs citing IntelliJ 172 136 158
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.21% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.67% 1.02% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 83 103 96
10th Percentile £45,000 £37,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +21.74% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £97,500 £71,250 £65,000
90th Percentile £99,750 £90,000 £79,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

IntelliJ is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 25,499 13,358 24,160
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.55% 20.65% 19.34%
Number of salaries quoted 15,406 11,127 19,182
10th Percentile £37,450 £35,250 £33,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £71,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £83,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +5.26% +5.56%

IntelliJ
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing IntelliJ as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for IntelliJ in the UK

IntelliJ
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing IntelliJ.

Salary trend for IntelliJ in the UK

IntelliJ
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing IntelliJ over the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

Salary histogram for IntelliJ in the UK

IntelliJ
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IntelliJ within the UK over the 6 months to 27 January 2022. 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
Jobs
England -235 143 £68,750 +7.84% 25
UK excluding London -195 90 £52,500 - 17
South East -73 67 £54,000 -6.09% 2
London -208 63 £95,000 +40.74% 10
Work from Home -232 29 £54,000 -13.60% 8
Scotland -61 10 £47,500 -17.39% 2
South West -65 8 £50,000 - 3
Midlands -94 5 £40,000 -17.53% 4
East Midlands - 4 £40,000 -
West Midlands -74 1 £60,000 +23.71% 4

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, IT jobs citing IntelliJ 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 with a requirement for IntelliJ.

1 155 (90.12%) Java
2 128 (74.42%) Jenkins
3 126 (73.26%) Agile Software Development
4 113 (65.70%) Spring
5 108 (62.79%) Git (software)
6 102 (59.30%) Finance
7 79 (45.93%) Scrum
8 78 (45.35%) Eclipse
9 76 (44.19%) GitHub
10 73 (42.44%) Banking
11 70 (40.70%) Unix
12 69 (40.12%) TDD
12 69 (40.12%) Microservices
13 66 (38.37%) CI/CD
14 65 (37.79%) Gradle
14 65 (37.79%) Linux
15 64 (37.21%) JUnit
15 64 (37.21%) DevOps
16 62 (36.05%) CSS
16 62 (36.05%) Software Engineering
17 58 (33.72%) JSON
18 57 (33.14%) Computer Science
18 57 (33.14%) Mockito
18 57 (33.14%) Shell Script
19 56 (32.56%) Maven
19 56 (32.56%) Kafka
20 54 (31.40%) OO
21 53 (30.81%) SQL
21 53 (30.81%) Degree
22 52 (30.23%) PostgreSQL

IntelliJ
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 42 (24.42%) Apache Spark
2 41 (23.84%) Apache
3 39 (22.67%) GemFire
4 19 (11.05%) Confluence
5 5 (2.91%) Ethereum
5 5 (2.91%) Geth
6 4 (2.33%) Cloud Foundry
6 4 (2.33%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.16%) JBoss
7 2 (1.16%) WildFly
8 1 (0.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.58%) Apache Airflow
8 1 (0.58%) Drupal
8 1 (0.58%) Jetty
8 1 (0.58%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 76 (44.19%) GitHub
2 50 (29.07%) AWS
3 38 (22.09%) Azure
4 33 (19.19%) GCP
5 31 (18.02%) Amazon Kinesis
6 15 (8.72%) OpenShift
7 9 (5.23%) Serverless
8 7 (4.07%) Power Platform
9 4 (2.33%) Amazon S3
9 4 (2.33%) SaaS
10 3 (1.74%) Adobe Analytics
10 3 (1.74%) BrowserStack
10 3 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (1.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (1.16%) Amazon EMR
11 2 (1.16%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (1.16%) AWS Step Functions
11 2 (1.16%) PaaS
12 1 (0.58%) GitHub Actions
12 1 (0.58%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.65%) 5G
2 7 (4.07%) Intranet
3 3 (1.74%) DSL
3 3 (1.74%) Internet
3 3 (1.74%) SMS
4 1 (0.58%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (30.23%) PostgreSQL
2 49 (28.49%) Relational Database
3 41 (23.84%) NoSQL
4 40 (23.26%) HBase
5 37 (21.51%) Redis
6 35 (20.35%) MariaDB
7 25 (14.53%) Big Data
8 20 (11.63%) DB2
9 17 (9.88%) RDBMS
9 17 (9.88%) SQL Server
10 9 (5.23%) MongoDB
11 7 (4.07%) Power BI
12 5 (2.91%) Apache Hive
12 5 (2.91%) Blockchain
12 5 (2.91%) Hadoop
12 5 (2.91%) MySQL
13 4 (2.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 4 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
14 2 (1.16%) Amazon Athena
14 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 128 (74.42%) Jenkins
2 108 (62.79%) Git (software)
3 78 (45.35%) Eclipse
4 65 (37.79%) Gradle
5 64 (37.21%) JUnit
6 57 (33.14%) Mockito
7 56 (32.56%) Maven
8 49 (28.49%) JIRA
9 48 (27.91%) Cucumber
10 41 (23.84%) Cypress.io
11 40 (23.26%) Sonatype Nexus
12 38 (22.09%) Protractor
13 37 (21.51%) Storybook
14 35 (20.35%) SonarQube
15 27 (15.70%) Artifactory
16 24 (13.95%) Bitbucket
17 16 (9.30%) Bitbucket Server
18 10 (5.81%) GitLab
19 9 (5.23%) Visual Studio Code
20 8 (4.65%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 102 (59.30%) Finance
2 73 (42.44%) Banking
3 38 (22.09%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 37 (21.51%) Law
5 31 (18.02%) Investment Banking
6 20 (11.63%) Social Skills
7 11 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (4.07%) Publishing
9 5 (2.91%) Aerospace
9 5 (2.91%) Billing
9 5 (2.91%) Retail
10 4 (2.33%) Front Office
10 4 (2.33%) Retail Banking
11 3 (1.74%) French Language
12 2 (1.16%) Games
13 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.58%) German Language
13 1 (0.58%) Marketing
13 1 (0.58%) Military
13 1 (0.58%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 98 (56.98%) Developer
2 54 (31.40%) Java Developer
3 37 (21.51%) Software Engineer
4 16 (9.30%) Principal Engineer
4 16 (9.30%) Principal Software Engineer
5 14 (8.14%) Lead Software Engineer
5 14 (8.14%) Murex Developer
6 13 (7.56%) Senior Developer
7 12 (6.98%) Lead Developer
7 12 (6.98%) Software Developer
8 10 (5.81%) Java Engineer
9 9 (5.23%) Technical Leader
10 8 (4.65%) Senior Java Developer
11 7 (4.07%) Lead Software Developer
11 7 (4.07%) Web Developer
12 5 (2.91%) AWS Developer
12 5 (2.91%) Cloud Engineer
12 5 (2.91%) Full Stack Developer
12 5 (2.91%) Lead Java Developer
12 5 (2.91%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (65.70%) Spring
2 62 (36.05%) CSS
3 58 (33.72%) JSON
4 56 (32.56%) Kafka
5 51 (29.65%) React
6 48 (27.91%) RESTful
7 44 (25.58%) AngularJS
7 44 (25.58%) Node.js
8 41 (23.84%) RabbitMQ
8 41 (23.84%) Redux
9 38 (22.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 37 (21.51%) AssertJ
10 37 (21.51%) Express
10 37 (21.51%) Play Framework
10 37 (21.51%) Spark Streaming
10 37 (21.51%) Tailwind CSS
10 37 (21.51%) WireMock
11 28 (16.28%) Spring Boot
12 26 (15.12%) XML
13 24 (13.95%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (23.26%) Linux Command Line
2 22 (12.79%) Self-Motivation
3 21 (12.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 18 (10.47%) User Experience
5 14 (8.14%) Derivative
6 10 (5.81%) Virtual Team
7 9 (5.23%) Greenfield Project
7 9 (5.23%) Reference Data
8 8 (4.65%) Mobile App
9 5 (2.91%) Cloud Native
9 5 (2.91%) Life Science
9 5 (2.91%) Web3
10 4 (2.33%) Online Banking
11 2 (1.16%) iPad
12 1 (0.58%) Equities
12 1 (0.58%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.58%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 70 (40.70%) Unix
2 65 (37.79%) Linux
3 17 (9.88%) Windows
4 11 (6.40%) Android
5 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.58%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.58%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (73.26%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (45.93%) Scrum
3 69 (40.12%) Microservices
3 69 (40.12%) TDD
4 66 (38.37%) CI/CD
5 64 (37.21%) DevOps
6 62 (36.05%) Software Engineering
7 57 (33.14%) Computer Science
8 54 (31.40%) OO
9 49 (28.49%) Software Testing
10 48 (27.91%) BDD
11 47 (27.33%) Full Stack Development
12 39 (22.67%) Validation
13 37 (21.51%) Cross-Browser Testing
13 37 (21.51%) Digital Banking
14 35 (20.35%) Business Continuity
14 35 (20.35%) Clean Code
15 32 (18.60%) Open Source
15 32 (18.60%) User Stories
16 31 (18.02%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 155 (90.12%) Java
2 57 (33.14%) Shell Script
3 53 (30.81%) SQL
4 45 (26.16%) Python
5 44 (25.58%) JavaScript
6 43 (25.00%) Groovy
7 19 (11.05%) Bash
8 12 (6.98%) C
8 12 (6.98%) Scala
9 11 (6.40%) Java 11
10 10 (5.81%) Java 8
11 8 (4.65%) Kotlin
12 6 (3.49%) TypeScript
13 5 (2.91%) Solidity
13 5 (2.91%) XPath
13 5 (2.91%) XQuery
14 4 (2.33%) C++
15 3 (1.74%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.58%) Apple Swift
16 1 (0.58%) ES6
Qualifications
1 53 (30.81%) Degree
2 35 (20.35%) OCP
2 35 (20.35%) Oracle Certification
3 11 (6.40%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.74%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (1.16%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.58%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.05%) QA
2 14 (8.14%) EMIR
2 14 (8.14%) MiFID
3 4 (2.33%) Accessibility
3 4 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (25.58%) Docker
2 40 (23.26%) HDFS
3 33 (19.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.74%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.58%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 45 (26.16%) Ansible
2 28 (16.28%) Kubernetes
3 5 (2.91%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.74%) Grafana
4 3 (1.74%) Kibana
5 2 (1.16%) Terraform
6 1 (0.58%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
6 1 (0.58%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.58%) Puppet
6 1 (0.58%) vRealize
Vendors
1 37 (21.51%) Okta
1 37 (21.51%) VMware
2 21 (12.21%) Oracle
3 16 (9.30%) Sybase
4 15 (8.72%) Murex
5 14 (8.14%) Bloomberg
5 14 (8.14%) Microsoft
6 6 (3.49%) Splunk
7 5 (2.91%) Apple
7 5 (2.91%) ConsenSys
7 5 (2.91%) Google
8 4 (2.33%) Adobe
8 4 (2.33%) Cognizant
9 3 (1.74%) Dynatrace
9 3 (1.74%) New Relic
10 2 (1.16%) CA
10 2 (1.16%) CA Agile Central
11 1 (0.58%) Salesforce.com