Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java SE 8
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 184 242
Rank change year-on-year +50 +58 +75
Permanent jobs citing Java 8 94 74 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.72% 1.13% 0.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.27% 2.23% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 88 71 36
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +10.53% +18.01%
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £36,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £70,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -14.29% +5.00% +14.94%

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 2,874 3,316 3,854
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 52.55% 50.75% 50.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2,416 2,883 3,371
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £29,450 £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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +36 80 £45,000 -14.29% 17
Bradford +33 8 £53,750 +19.44% 2
Huddersfield -3 2 £35,250 -0.70%
Wakefield - 2 £47,500 - 1
Java 8
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 94 (100.00%) Java
2 83 (88.30%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (80.85%) Spring
4 55 (58.51%) Microservices
5 51 (54.26%) Spring Boot
6 41 (43.62%) DevOps
6 41 (43.62%) Software Engineering
7 39 (41.49%) Jenkins
8 37 (39.36%) Amazon AWS
9 34 (36.17%) AngularJS
10 31 (32.98%) Docker
11 30 (31.91%) TDD
12 29 (30.85%) Oracle
13 27 (28.72%) JavaScript
13 27 (28.72%) Hibernate
14 26 (27.66%) Apache Cassandra
14 26 (27.66%) Java 9
15 25 (26.60%) Mentoring
15 25 (26.60%) NoSQL
16 24 (25.53%) Scrum
16 24 (25.53%) Greenfield Project
17 22 (23.40%) RabbitMQ
17 22 (23.40%) BDD
18 21 (22.34%) Node.js
19 20 (21.28%) CSS
19 20 (21.28%) MySQL
20 19 (20.21%) HTML
20 19 (20.21%) MongoDB
20 19 (20.21%) Continuous Integration
21 18 (19.15%) Open Source

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 10 (10.64%) Tomcat
2 6 (6.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (4.26%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.13%) Confluence
4 2 (2.13%) Mule
5 1 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.06%) JBoss
5 1 (1.06%) Moodle
5 1 (1.06%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.06%) WebLogic Portal
Cloud Services
1 37 (39.36%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.38%) GitHub
3 3 (3.19%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.13%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (2.13%) npm
4 2 (2.13%) Serverless
5 1 (1.06%) Loggly
5 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.06%) SaaS
5 1 (1.06%) Slack
5 1 (1.06%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.06%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (27.66%) Apache Cassandra
2 25 (26.60%) NoSQL
3 20 (21.28%) MySQL
4 19 (20.21%) MongoDB
5 12 (12.77%) Riak
6 8 (8.51%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (7.45%) Redis
7 7 (7.45%) Relational Database
8 6 (6.38%) Big Data
8 6 (6.38%) Hadoop
8 6 (6.38%) RDBMS
9 4 (4.26%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (2.13%) Amazon Aurora
10 2 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (1.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 39 (41.49%) Jenkins
2 14 (14.89%) Cucumber
3 13 (13.83%) Selenium
4 11 (11.70%) JIRA
5 9 (9.57%) Maven
6 6 (6.38%) Git (software)
7 3 (3.19%) JUnit
8 2 (2.13%) IntelliJ
8 2 (2.13%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (1.06%) CA Release Automation
General
1 8 (8.51%) Retail
2 6 (6.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 41 (43.62%) Developer
2 38 (40.43%) Java Engineer
3 37 (39.36%) Java Developer
3 37 (39.36%) Java Software Engineer
3 37 (39.36%) Software Engineer
4 12 (12.77%) Senior Java Engineer
4 12 (12.77%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 12 (12.77%) Senior Software Engineer
5 11 (11.70%) Senior Developer
5 11 (11.70%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (8.51%) Integration Engineer
6 8 (8.51%) Software Integration Engineer
7 7 (7.45%) Java Scala Developer
7 7 (7.45%) Scala Developer
8 4 (4.26%) Architect
8 4 (4.26%) Technical Architect
9 3 (3.19%) IT Engineer
9 3 (3.19%) Java Team Leader
9 3 (3.19%) Team Leader
9 3 (3.19%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (80.85%) Spring
2 51 (54.26%) Spring Boot
3 34 (36.17%) AngularJS
4 27 (28.72%) Hibernate
5 22 (23.40%) RabbitMQ
6 21 (22.34%) Node.js
7 20 (21.28%) CSS
8 19 (20.21%) HTML
9 17 (18.09%) Kafka
9 17 (18.09%) Spring Security
10 15 (15.96%) CSS3
10 15 (15.96%) HTML5
11 13 (13.83%) ActiveMQ
11 13 (13.83%) Apache Camel
12 11 (11.70%) Middleware
13 9 (9.57%) Dropwizard
13 9 (9.57%) J2EE
13 9 (9.57%) RESTful
14 8 (8.51%) XML
15 7 (7.45%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 24 (25.53%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.38%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.32%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.13%) User Experience
6 1 (1.06%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.64%) Linux
2 2 (2.13%) Android
2 2 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (88.30%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (58.51%) Microservices
3 41 (43.62%) DevOps
3 41 (43.62%) Software Engineering
4 30 (31.91%) TDD
5 25 (26.60%) Mentoring
6 24 (25.53%) Scrum
7 22 (23.40%) BDD
8 19 (20.21%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (19.15%) Open Source
10 17 (18.09%) Pair Programming
11 15 (15.96%) Extreme Programming
12 14 (14.89%) Logistics
13 10 (10.64%) Domain-Driven Design
13 10 (10.64%) Unit Testing
14 8 (8.51%) Post-Production
15 7 (7.45%) Problem-Solving
15 7 (7.45%) SOA
16 6 (6.38%) Kanban
16 6 (6.38%) UML
Programming Languages
1 94 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (28.72%) JavaScript
3 26 (27.66%) Java 9
4 15 (15.96%) Python
5 14 (14.89%) Kotlin
5 14 (14.89%) Scala
6 9 (9.57%) C#
7 4 (4.26%) SQL
8 3 (3.19%) PHP
9 2 (2.13%) ES6
9 2 (2.13%) Go
10 1 (1.06%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.06%) C++
10 1 (1.06%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.06%) Ruby
10 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.06%) XPath
10 1 (1.06%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (3.19%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.32%) PMO
2 3 (3.19%) QA
System Software
1 31 (32.98%) Docker
2 1 (1.06%) LXC
Systems Management
1 13 (13.83%) Ansible
2 10 (10.64%) Kubernetes
2 10 (10.64%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (5.32%) Terraform
4 3 (3.19%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (2.13%) Grafana
5 2 (2.13%) Kibana
6 1 (1.06%) Cobbler
6 1 (1.06%) Nagios
6 1 (1.06%) Prometheus
6 1 (1.06%) Puppet
6 1 (1.06%) Rancher
6 1 (1.06%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.06%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 29 (30.85%) Oracle
2 9 (9.57%) Google
3 3 (3.19%) Splunk
4 2 (2.13%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.06%) Blackboard
5 1 (1.06%) New Relic
5 1 (1.06%) Rackspace