Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Java 8 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java 8 over the 6 months to 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java SE 8
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 212 223
Rank change year-on-year +62 +11 +82
Permanent jobs citing Java 8 79 48 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.54% 0.71% 0.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.00% 1.43% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 70 47 56
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £35,000 £36,600 £35,250
90th Percentile £60,250 £70,000 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,001
% change year-on-year -5.00% 0.00% +24.22%

Java 8 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,634 3,353 3,823
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 51.31% 49.43% 50.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2,213 2,947 3,375
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £29,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Java 8
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Java 8 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Java 8 in West Yorkshire

Java 8
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java 8 in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Java 8 in West Yorkshire

Java 8
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java 8 in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Java 8 in West Yorkshire

Java 8
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java 8 within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 14 December 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
Leeds +62 72 £50,000 - 18
Bradford - 6 £75,000 - 1
Huddersfield - 1 £33,000 -
Java 8
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT jobs citing Java 8 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Java 8.

1 79 (100.00%) Java
2 71 (89.87%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (77.22%) Spring
4 53 (67.09%) Microservices
5 48 (60.76%) Spring Boot
6 41 (51.90%) DevOps
7 38 (48.10%) Jenkins
8 35 (44.30%) Software Engineering
9 31 (39.24%) Amazon AWS
10 24 (30.38%) NoSQL
10 24 (30.38%) Docker
11 22 (27.85%) Continuous Integration
11 22 (27.85%) Java 9
12 21 (26.58%) Greenfield Project
12 21 (26.58%) AngularJS
13 20 (25.32%) Kafka
13 20 (25.32%) Apache Cassandra
13 20 (25.32%) TDD
14 19 (24.05%) MySQL
14 19 (24.05%) RabbitMQ
15 18 (22.78%) MongoDB
16 17 (21.52%) Open Source
17 16 (20.25%) Oracle
17 16 (20.25%) JavaScript
17 16 (20.25%) Kotlin
18 15 (18.99%) Node.js
19 14 (17.72%) Riak
19 14 (17.72%) Scala
19 14 (17.72%) Scrum
20 13 (16.46%) Middleware

Java 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 5 (6.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (5.06%) Confluence
2 4 (5.06%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (5.06%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.53%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 31 (39.24%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.59%) GitHub
3 4 (5.06%) Slack
4 2 (2.53%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (2.53%) npm
4 2 (2.53%) Serverless
5 1 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (30.38%) NoSQL
2 20 (25.32%) Apache Cassandra
3 19 (24.05%) MySQL
4 18 (22.78%) MongoDB
5 14 (17.72%) Riak
6 6 (7.59%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (6.33%) Big Data
7 5 (6.33%) Hadoop
7 5 (6.33%) RDBMS
7 5 (6.33%) Redis
7 5 (6.33%) Relational Database
8 4 (5.06%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (2.53%) Amazon Aurora
9 2 (2.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 38 (48.10%) Jenkins
2 13 (16.46%) JIRA
3 8 (10.13%) Maven
4 6 (7.59%) Cucumber
4 6 (7.59%) Selenium
5 4 (5.06%) IntelliJ
6 3 (3.80%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.53%) JUnit
7 2 (2.53%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (8.86%) Retail
2 5 (6.33%) Finance
3 2 (2.53%) Banking
3 2 (2.53%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.27%) Advertising
4 1 (1.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (43.04%) Java Engineer
1 34 (43.04%) Java Software Engineer
1 34 (43.04%) Software Engineer
2 28 (35.44%) Developer
3 26 (32.91%) Java Developer
4 10 (12.66%) Senior Developer
4 10 (12.66%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (8.86%) Java Scala Software Engineer
5 7 (8.86%) Scala Software Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) Architect
6 5 (6.33%) Integration Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) Senior Java Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) Software Integration Engineer
6 5 (6.33%) Technical Architect
7 4 (5.06%) IT Engineer
7 4 (5.06%) Java Scala Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Scala Developer
7 4 (5.06%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (77.22%) Spring
2 48 (60.76%) Spring Boot
3 21 (26.58%) AngularJS
4 20 (25.32%) Kafka
5 19 (24.05%) RabbitMQ
6 15 (18.99%) Node.js
7 13 (16.46%) Middleware
7 13 (16.46%) Spring Security
8 12 (15.19%) Hibernate
9 11 (13.92%) CSS
9 11 (13.92%) HTML
10 9 (11.39%) Dropwizard
11 8 (10.13%) CSS3
11 8 (10.13%) HTML5
12 6 (7.59%) ActiveMQ
12 6 (7.59%) Apache Camel
13 5 (6.33%) Elastic Stack
13 5 (6.33%) Memcached
13 5 (6.33%) XML
14 4 (5.06%) React
Miscellaneous
1 21 (26.58%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (10.13%) Data Centre
3 6 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.33%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.53%) User Experience
6 1 (1.27%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.59%) Linux
2 2 (2.53%) Android
2 2 (2.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (89.87%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (67.09%) Microservices
3 41 (51.90%) DevOps
4 35 (44.30%) Software Engineering
5 22 (27.85%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (25.32%) TDD
7 17 (21.52%) Open Source
8 14 (17.72%) Scrum
9 11 (13.92%) Mentoring
10 10 (12.66%) Logistics
11 9 (11.39%) BDD
12 8 (10.13%) IT Strategy
12 8 (10.13%) Pair Programming
12 8 (10.13%) Project Management
12 8 (10.13%) Service Management
13 6 (7.59%) API Development
13 6 (7.59%) Extreme Programming
13 6 (7.59%) Kanban
13 6 (7.59%) Problem-Solving
14 5 (6.33%) Post-Production
Programming Languages
1 79 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (27.85%) Java 9
3 16 (20.25%) JavaScript
3 16 (20.25%) Kotlin
4 14 (17.72%) Scala
5 10 (12.66%) Python
6 5 (6.33%) C#
7 2 (2.53%) ES6
7 2 (2.53%) PHP
8 1 (1.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.27%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.13%) PMO
2 2 (2.53%) QA
System Software
1 24 (30.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (16.46%) Kubernetes
1 13 (16.46%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (10.13%) Terraform
3 6 (7.59%) Ansible
4 3 (3.80%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (2.53%) Grafana
5 2 (2.53%) Kibana
Vendors
1 16 (20.25%) Oracle
2 6 (7.59%) Google
3 2 (2.53%) AppDynamics
3 2 (2.53%) Splunk