Period
to 20 September 2021

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 20 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JetBrains IntelliJ IDEA
UK
6 months to
20 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 643 621 897
Rank change year-on-year -22 +276 +16
Permanent jobs citing IntelliJ 411 78 207
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.34% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.62% 0.76% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 101 64 137
10th Percentile £37,500 £39,383 £33,250
25th Percentile £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £63,750 £51,500
Median % change year-on-year -1.96% +23.79% -14.17%
75th Percentile £91,250 £73,750 £66,250
90th Percentile £105,000 £90,000 £74,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £51,593 £47,500
% change year-on-year -3.09% +8.62% -13.64%

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 25,403 10,273 27,103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.98% 20.91% 19.18%
Number of salaries quoted 15,777 8,457 21,660
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - +8.70% +2.22%

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 20 September 2021.

Salary histogram for IntelliJ in the UK

IntelliJ
Top 14 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 20 September 2021. 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
England -23 383 £67,500 +8.00% 37
UK excluding London -13 250 £50,000 -3.09% 21
South East +43 221 £51,250 -24.07% 10
London -134 145 £82,500 +26.92% 16
Work from Home -265 42 £56,250 -10.00% 12
Scotland -83 11 £33,000 -49.23%
South West -92 7 £50,000 +23.62% 4
North of England -113 6 £52,500 -41.67%
Yorkshire - 5 £42,500 -
Midlands - 4 £60,000 - 5
West Midlands - 3 £60,000 - 3
North West -92 1 £62,500 -30.56%
East Midlands - 1 £40,000 - 2
Northern Ireland - 1 £80,000 -

For the 6 months to 20 September 2021, 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.

1 392 (95.38%) Java
2 318 (77.37%) Git (software)
3 313 (76.16%) Agile Software Development
4 307 (74.70%) Jenkins
5 299 (72.75%) Eclipse
6 293 (71.29%) Spring
7 277 (67.40%) Finance
8 268 (65.21%) Banking
9 257 (62.53%) JUnit
10 252 (61.31%) AngularJS
11 249 (60.58%) Linux
12 248 (60.34%) Unix
13 244 (59.37%) Gradle
14 235 (57.18%) Shell Script
15 232 (56.45%) DevOps
15 232 (56.45%) React
16 229 (55.72%) RESTful
17 227 (55.23%) Relational Database
18 224 (54.50%) Kafka
18 224 (54.50%) PostgreSQL
19 223 (54.26%) Microservices
20 222 (54.01%) Degree
21 221 (53.77%) Computer Science
22 217 (52.80%) Node.js
23 215 (52.31%) Cucumber
23 215 (52.31%) GitHub
24 213 (51.82%) JSON
25 210 (51.09%) Sonatype Nexus
26 209 (50.85%) TDD
27 208 (50.61%) Software Engineering

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
1 198 (48.18%) Apache Spark
2 190 (46.23%) Apache
3 189 (45.99%) GemFire
4 37 (9.00%) Confluence
5 20 (4.87%) Oracle Coherence
6 9 (2.19%) Cloud Foundry
7 8 (1.95%) Tomcat
8 7 (1.70%) JBoss
9 5 (1.22%) Red Hat Fuse
10 4 (0.97%) CMS
10 4 (0.97%) Jetty
10 4 (0.97%) Mule
10 4 (0.97%) Mule ESB
10 4 (0.97%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.73%) nginx
11 3 (0.73%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.49%) Liferay
12 2 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.49%) WildFly
13 1 (0.24%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 10 (2.43%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (4.87%) Distributed Ledger
2 6 (1.46%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.97%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.24%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.24%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (0.24%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 215 (52.31%) GitHub
2 183 (44.53%) AWS
3 124 (30.17%) Amazon Kinesis
4 120 (29.20%) Azure
5 112 (27.25%) GCP
6 43 (10.46%) OpenShift
7 18 (4.38%) Serverless
8 16 (3.89%) AWS Lambda
9 13 (3.16%) Amazon EC2
10 11 (2.68%) Yarn
11 9 (2.19%) Amazon S3
12 8 (1.95%) SaaS
13 7 (1.70%) Amazon Cognito
13 7 (1.70%) PaaS
14 5 (1.22%) Amazon SQS
15 4 (0.97%) npm
16 3 (0.73%) AWS CloudFormation
16 3 (0.73%) Slack
17 1 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
17 1 (0.24%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.19%) SMS
2 8 (1.95%) Internet
3 6 (1.46%) Asterisk PBX
3 6 (1.46%) SWIFTNet
4 4 (0.97%) 5G
4 4 (0.97%) SSH
5 1 (0.24%) Broadband
5 1 (0.24%) CTI
5 1 (0.24%) FTP
5 1 (0.24%) Intranet
5 1 (0.24%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 227 (55.23%) Relational Database
2 224 (54.50%) PostgreSQL
3 199 (48.42%) HBase
4 182 (44.28%) MariaDB
4 182 (44.28%) Redis
5 157 (38.20%) NoSQL
6 120 (29.20%) Big Data
7 48 (11.68%) DB2
8 44 (10.71%) RDBMS
9 31 (7.54%) Oracle Database
10 23 (5.60%) MySQL
11 20 (4.87%) SQL Server
12 18 (4.38%) MongoDB
13 16 (3.89%) Apache Hive
13 16 (3.89%) Hadoop
14 7 (1.70%) OLTP
15 6 (1.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 4 (0.97%) Couchbase
17 1 (0.24%) Amazon RDS
17 1 (0.24%) HSQLDB
Development Applications
1 318 (77.37%) Git (software)
2 307 (74.70%) Jenkins
3 299 (72.75%) Eclipse
4 257 (62.53%) JUnit
5 244 (59.37%) Gradle
6 215 (52.31%) Cucumber
7 210 (51.09%) Sonatype Nexus
8 203 (49.39%) Mockito
9 196 (47.69%) Protractor
10 193 (46.96%) Cypress.io
11 189 (45.99%) Storybook
12 124 (30.17%) Artifactory
13 97 (23.60%) Maven
14 91 (22.14%) SonarQube
15 75 (18.25%) JIRA
16 44 (10.71%) Bitbucket Server
17 31 (7.54%) Bitbucket
18 30 (7.30%) TeamCity
19 21 (5.11%) Visual Studio
20 19 (4.62%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 277 (67.40%) Finance
2 268 (65.21%) Banking
3 189 (45.99%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 188 (45.74%) Law
5 39 (9.49%) Investment Banking
6 23 (5.60%) Social Skills
7 22 (5.35%) Marketing
8 19 (4.62%) Public Sector
9 16 (3.89%) Electronics
9 16 (3.89%) Manufacturing
9 16 (3.89%) Telecoms
10 14 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (2.43%) Fire and Rescue
12 7 (1.70%) Front Office
13 6 (1.46%) Games
13 6 (1.46%) Publishing
13 6 (1.46%) Retail Banking
14 4 (0.97%) Legal
14 4 (0.97%) Retail
15 3 (0.73%) French Language
Job Titles
1 194 (47.20%) Developer
2 168 (40.88%) Software Engineer
3 114 (27.74%) Java Developer
4 77 (18.73%) Principal Engineer
4 77 (18.73%) Principal Software Engineer
5 59 (14.36%) Lead Software Engineer
6 56 (13.63%) Software Developer
7 47 (11.44%) Lead Developer
7 47 (11.44%) Senior Developer
8 37 (9.00%) Lead Software Developer
9 34 (8.27%) Senior Java Developer
10 21 (5.11%) Java Engineer
11 18 (4.38%) AWS Developer
11 18 (4.38%) Senior Software Engineer
12 17 (4.14%) Full Stack Developer
13 13 (3.16%) DevOps Engineer
13 13 (3.16%) Senior Software Developer
14 11 (2.68%) Senior Full Stack Developer
15 10 (2.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 10 (2.43%) Murex Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 293 (71.29%) Spring
2 252 (61.31%) AngularJS
3 232 (56.45%) React
4 229 (55.72%) RESTful
5 224 (54.50%) Kafka
6 217 (52.80%) Node.js
7 213 (51.82%) JSON
8 204 (49.64%) CSS
9 202 (49.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 190 (46.23%) Express
11 189 (45.99%) Redux
11 189 (45.99%) Spark Streaming
11 189 (45.99%) Tailwind CSS
12 182 (44.28%) WireMock
13 175 (42.58%) Play Framework
14 147 (35.77%) RabbitMQ
15 132 (32.12%) LAMP
15 132 (32.12%) LAPP Stack
16 67 (16.30%) Spring Boot
17 66 (16.06%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 194 (47.20%) Linux Command Line
2 91 (22.14%) User Experience
3 71 (17.27%) Self-Motivation
4 52 (12.65%) Derivative
5 17 (4.14%) Virtual Team
6 13 (3.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 11 (2.68%) Mobile App
8 10 (2.43%) NHS
9 9 (2.19%) Algorithms
10 7 (1.70%) Greenfield Project
10 7 (1.70%) SWIFT
11 6 (1.46%) iPhone
11 6 (1.46%) Online Banking
12 5 (1.22%) Data Structures
12 5 (1.22%) Reference Data
13 4 (0.97%) Online Games
14 1 (0.24%) Cloud Native
14 1 (0.24%) Credit Derivative
14 1 (0.24%) Equities
14 1 (0.24%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 249 (60.58%) Linux
2 248 (60.34%) Unix
3 68 (16.55%) Windows
4 10 (2.43%) Android
5 4 (0.97%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.73%) CentOS
7 1 (0.24%) Alpine Linux
7 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.24%) Solaris
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 313 (76.16%) Agile Software Development
2 232 (56.45%) DevOps
3 223 (54.26%) Microservices
4 221 (53.77%) Computer Science
5 209 (50.85%) TDD
6 208 (50.61%) Software Engineering
7 202 (49.15%) Scrum
8 196 (47.69%) Validation
9 189 (45.99%) Cross-Browser Testing
10 188 (45.74%) Digital Banking
11 176 (42.82%) Full Stack Development
12 153 (37.23%) OO
13 151 (36.74%) BDD
14 149 (36.25%) Business Continuity
14 149 (36.25%) Multithreading
15 147 (35.77%) Software Testing
16 132 (32.12%) High Availability
17 129 (31.39%) Clean Code
18 126 (30.66%) Open Source
19 124 (30.17%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 392 (95.38%) Java
2 235 (57.18%) Shell Script
3 194 (47.20%) Groovy
4 163 (39.66%) Python
5 69 (16.79%) JavaScript
6 62 (15.09%) SQL
7 19 (4.62%) Bash Shell
7 19 (4.62%) Scala
8 16 (3.89%) Java 8
9 15 (3.65%) TypeScript
10 13 (3.16%) C#
11 9 (2.19%) PL/SQL
12 7 (1.70%) C++
12 7 (1.70%) Go
12 7 (1.70%) Java 11
12 7 (1.70%) Ruby
13 6 (1.46%) C
13 6 (1.46%) Kotlin
14 2 (0.49%) PHP
14 2 (0.49%) XPath
Qualifications
1 222 (54.01%) Degree
2 183 (44.53%) OCP
2 183 (44.53%) Oracle Certification
3 30 (7.30%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (1.70%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (0.97%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.73%) AWS Certification
6 3 (0.73%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.73%) TOGAF Certification
7 2 (0.49%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.49%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.24%) ISEB
8 1 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (16.06%) QA
2 25 (6.08%) EMIR
2 25 (6.08%) MiFID
3 20 (4.87%) PMO
4 6 (1.46%) ISO 15022
4 6 (1.46%) ISO 20022
5 1 (0.24%) Accessibility
5 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 198 (48.18%) HDFS
2 132 (32.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (16.30%) Docker
4 7 (1.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.73%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.24%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 192 (46.72%) Ansible
2 44 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
3 39 (9.49%) Kubernetes
4 6 (1.46%) Terraform
5 2 (0.49%) Puppet
5 2 (0.49%) vRealize
6 1 (0.24%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
6 1 (0.24%) Consul
6 1 (0.24%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.24%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.24%) Kibana
6 1 (0.24%) logstash
6 1 (0.24%) Packer
6 1 (0.24%) Sysdig
6 1 (0.24%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 189 (45.99%) Okta
1 189 (45.99%) VMware
2 59 (14.36%) Oracle
3 39 (9.49%) Sybase
4 28 (6.81%) Microsoft
5 20 (4.87%) SAP
5 20 (4.87%) Solace
6 11 (2.68%) Murex
7 10 (2.43%) Bloomberg
7 10 (2.43%) Google
7 10 (2.43%) Splunk
8 8 (1.95%) Apple
9 6 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.97%) Sage
11 3 (0.73%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.73%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.73%) Talend
12 2 (0.49%) CA
12 2 (0.49%) CA Agile Central
13 1 (0.24%) TIBCO