Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

JetBrains IntelliJ IDEA
UK
6 months to
24 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 671 884 899
Rank change year-on-year +213 +15 +11
Permanent jobs citing IntelliJ 148 140 234
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.01% 0.60% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 144 103 192
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -3.85%

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 14,713 23,516 29,703
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.93% 19.16% 19.91%
Number of salaries quoted 12,019 18,691 23,922
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 24 February 2021.

Salary histogram for IntelliJ in the UK

IntelliJ
Top 13 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 24 February 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 +217 129 £55,000 -6.38% 22
UK excluding London +174 98 £50,000 -9.09% 17
Work from Home -38 49 £50,000 -28.57% 5
London +171 47 £67,500 +5.88% 6
South East +139 35 £55,000 -8.33% 7
South West +51 27 £50,000 -4.76% 3
North of England +72 19 £90,000 +33.33% 2
North West +79 17 £90,000 +63.64% 2
Scotland +45 16 £54,750 +36.88% 2
Yorkshire +25 2 £52,500 -27.59%
Midlands +49 1 £48,500 -11.82% 2
Northern Ireland +13 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £48,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 24 February 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.

1 139 (93.92%) Java
2 115 (77.70%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (59.46%) JavaScript
4 85 (57.43%) SQL
5 80 (54.05%) Git (software)
6 79 (53.38%) Scrum
7 75 (50.68%) Finance
8 73 (49.32%) Docker
9 65 (43.92%) Spring
10 64 (43.24%) TDD
11 63 (42.57%) JUnit
12 62 (41.89%) Eclipse
13 59 (39.86%) Maven
14 55 (37.16%) DevOps
15 48 (32.43%) Kubernetes
15 48 (32.43%) Jenkins
16 47 (31.76%) Continuous Integration
17 46 (31.08%) Web Services
18 45 (30.41%) REST
19 41 (27.70%) Unit Testing
19 41 (27.70%) Terraform
19 41 (27.70%) Problem-Solving
20 39 (26.35%) Spring Boot
21 34 (22.97%) Microservices
21 34 (22.97%) Test Automation
21 34 (22.97%) Azure
21 34 (22.97%) AWS
21 34 (22.97%) MongoDB
21 34 (22.97%) AngularJS
21 34 (22.97%) XML

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 28 (18.92%) JBoss
2 26 (17.57%) Tomcat
3 14 (9.46%) Mule
3 14 (9.46%) Mule ESB
3 14 (9.46%) Red Hat Fuse
4 13 (8.78%) Confluence
5 12 (8.11%) WebLogic
6 11 (7.43%) Apache
7 3 (2.03%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (2.03%) nginx
7 3 (2.03%) WildFly
8 1 (0.68%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.38%) R3 Corda
2 2 (1.35%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 34 (22.97%) AWS
1 34 (22.97%) Azure
2 19 (12.84%) Apigee
2 19 (12.84%) Azure Active Directory
2 19 (12.84%) iPaaS
3 14 (9.46%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (5.41%) Serverless
4 8 (5.41%) Slack
5 5 (3.38%) GitHub
6 3 (2.03%) Amazon ECS
6 3 (2.03%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 3 (2.03%) AWS CodeBuild
6 3 (2.03%) AWS CodeDeploy
6 3 (2.03%) AWS CodePipeline
6 3 (2.03%) AWS Fargate
7 2 (1.35%) BrowserStack
7 2 (1.35%) GCP
7 2 (1.35%) SaaS
8 1 (0.68%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.73%) TCP/IP
2 6 (4.05%) HTTP
2 6 (4.05%) SSL
3 1 (0.68%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (22.97%) MongoDB
2 33 (22.30%) PostgreSQL
2 33 (22.30%) SQL Server
3 18 (12.16%) MySQL
4 15 (10.14%) NoSQL
5 14 (9.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 14 (9.46%) Relational Database
6 7 (4.73%) Blockchain
7 4 (2.70%) DB2
7 4 (2.70%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.70%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.03%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (2.03%) ArangoDB
8 3 (2.03%) Redis
9 1 (0.68%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.68%) HBase
Development Applications
1 80 (54.05%) Git (software)
2 63 (42.57%) JUnit
3 62 (41.89%) Eclipse
4 59 (39.86%) Maven
5 48 (32.43%) Jenkins
6 32 (21.62%) Gradle
7 30 (20.27%) Cucumber
7 30 (20.27%) JIRA
8 29 (19.59%) Selenium
9 25 (16.89%) Mockito
10 15 (10.14%) TestNG
11 14 (9.46%) Vagrant
12 13 (8.78%) WebDriver
13 9 (6.08%) Jasmine
13 9 (6.08%) JMeter
13 9 (6.08%) Karma Test Runner
13 9 (6.08%) Protractor
13 9 (6.08%) TeamCity
14 8 (5.41%) Appium
14 8 (5.41%) Zephyr
General
1 75 (50.68%) Finance
2 21 (14.19%) Marketing
3 19 (12.84%) Retail
4 17 (11.49%) Public Sector
5 16 (10.81%) Electronics
6 15 (10.14%) Manufacturing
6 15 (10.14%) Telecoms
7 14 (9.46%) Games
8 8 (5.41%) Banking
9 2 (1.35%) Military
10 1 (0.68%) Fire and Rescue
Job Titles
1 113 (76.35%) Developer
2 75 (50.68%) Java Developer
3 19 (12.84%) Senior Developer
4 16 (10.81%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (7.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 9 (6.08%) Test Engineer
7 8 (5.41%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
7 8 (5.41%) Senior Test Engineer
7 8 (5.41%) Software Engineer
7 8 (5.41%) Test Automation Engineer
8 7 (4.73%) Backend Developer
8 7 (4.73%) Principal Developer
9 6 (4.05%) Full Stack Developer
9 6 (4.05%) Tester
10 5 (3.38%) Automation Tester
10 5 (3.38%) Java Engineer
10 5 (3.38%) JavaScript Developer
11 3 (2.03%) QA Engineer
11 3 (2.03%) Senior Java Engineer
12 2 (1.35%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (43.92%) Spring
2 46 (31.08%) Web Services
3 45 (30.41%) REST
4 39 (26.35%) Spring Boot
5 34 (22.97%) AngularJS
5 34 (22.97%) CSS
5 34 (22.97%) SOAP
5 34 (22.97%) XML
6 32 (21.62%) HTML
7 30 (20.27%) Hibernate
7 30 (20.27%) JSON
8 24 (16.22%) OAuth
9 20 (13.51%) HTML5
10 19 (12.84%) JPA
11 18 (12.16%) J2EE
12 17 (11.49%) Java EE
13 15 (10.14%) EJB
14 14 (9.46%) Apache Camel
14 14 (9.46%) JSP
14 14 (9.46%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.84%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (9.46%) e-Learning
3 7 (4.73%) Data Structures
3 7 (4.73%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (4.73%) N-Tier
4 5 (3.38%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.03%) User Experience
6 2 (1.35%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.35%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.68%) NHS
7 1 (0.68%) Tandem
7 1 (0.68%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 29 (19.59%) Linux
2 25 (16.89%) Unix
3 7 (4.73%) Windows
4 3 (2.03%) AIX
4 3 (2.03%) Android
4 3 (2.03%) CentOS
4 3 (2.03%) Solaris
4 3 (2.03%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.35%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.68%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (77.70%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (53.38%) Scrum
3 64 (43.24%) TDD
4 55 (37.16%) DevOps
5 47 (31.76%) Continuous Integration
6 41 (27.70%) Problem-Solving
6 41 (27.70%) Unit Testing
7 34 (22.97%) Microservices
7 34 (22.97%) Test Automation
8 31 (20.95%) Data Modelling
9 27 (18.24%) BDD
10 25 (16.89%) Software Engineering
11 24 (16.22%) Analytics
11 24 (16.22%) Data Security
12 23 (15.54%) Kanban
13 21 (14.19%) Machine Learning
13 21 (14.19%) OO
14 20 (13.51%) Digital Marketing
14 20 (13.51%) Pair Programming
15 19 (12.84%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 139 (93.92%) Java
2 88 (59.46%) JavaScript
3 85 (57.43%) SQL
4 22 (14.86%) Groovy
4 22 (14.86%) Java 8
5 20 (13.51%) Scala
6 18 (12.16%) C#
7 16 (10.81%) Python
8 11 (7.43%) Kotlin
9 8 (5.41%) Ruby
9 8 (5.41%) TypeScript
10 4 (2.70%) ES6
10 4 (2.70%) Perl
11 3 (2.03%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.03%) Go
12 2 (1.35%) C++
12 2 (1.35%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.35%) VBScript
12 2 (1.35%) XPath
13 1 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (12.16%) Degree
2 4 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (2.70%) PhD
3 3 (2.03%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.35%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.35%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.68%) ISEB
5 1 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (12.84%) NIST
2 14 (9.46%) QA
3 2 (1.35%) PMO
System Software
1 73 (49.32%) Docker
2 19 (12.84%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.68%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 48 (32.43%) Kubernetes
2 41 (27.70%) Terraform
3 14 (9.46%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (9.46%) Packer
3 14 (9.46%) Puppet
4 5 (3.38%) Ansible
5 3 (2.03%) Docker Swarm
5 3 (2.03%) Kibana
5 3 (2.03%) Pingdom
5 3 (2.03%) vRealize
Vendors
1 21 (14.19%) Oracle
2 17 (11.49%) SAP
3 14 (9.46%) Aquila
4 11 (7.43%) Adobe
4 11 (7.43%) Microsoft
5 8 (5.41%) Solace
6 7 (4.73%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (4.05%) webMethods
8 5 (3.38%) Sybase
9 3 (2.03%) Nimsoft
10 2 (1.35%) CA
10 2 (1.35%) Google
10 2 (1.35%) Sage
10 2 (1.35%) Splunk
11 1 (0.68%) Broadcom