Period
to 25 June 2019

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 25 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java SE 8
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 158 152 176
Rank change year-on-year -6 +24 +95
Permanent jobs citing Java 8 54 103 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.22% 1.55% 1.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.30% 2.97% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 48 102 93
West Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £46,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.57% -8.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £38,750 £35,000 £37,600
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £69,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -5.00% -

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 2,343 3,466 3,776
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 52.79% 52.30% 53.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2,043 3,047 3,304
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,900 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
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 25 June 2019.

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 25 June 2019. 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 +2 52 £53,750 +13.16% 2
Bradford +38 2 £55,000 +25.71%
Java 8
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2019, 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 54 (100.00%) Java
2 41 (75.93%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (74.07%) Spring
4 34 (62.96%) Spring Boot
5 33 (61.11%) Software Engineering
6 32 (59.26%) Microservices
7 31 (57.41%) DevOps
7 31 (57.41%) Jenkins
8 23 (42.59%) Amazon AWS
9 21 (38.89%) Kotlin
10 20 (37.04%) Docker
11 18 (33.33%) MySQL
12 16 (29.63%) MongoDB
12 16 (29.63%) Greenfield Project
13 15 (27.78%) Kubernetes
13 15 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (25.93%) Maven
14 14 (25.93%) Apache Cassandra
14 14 (25.93%) RabbitMQ
14 14 (25.93%) Opscode Chef
15 13 (24.07%) Kafka
15 13 (24.07%) NoSQL
15 13 (24.07%) Riak
15 13 (24.07%) Open Source
15 13 (24.07%) Scala
15 13 (24.07%) Java 9
16 12 (22.22%) Git (software)
16 12 (22.22%) Test Automation
16 12 (22.22%) JUnit
17 11 (20.37%) REST

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 8 (14.81%) Cloud Foundry
1 8 (14.81%) Tomcat
2 6 (11.11%) Mule
3 4 (7.41%) Apache
4 3 (5.56%) ColdFusion
5 2 (3.70%) Confluence
5 2 (3.70%) nginx
5 2 (3.70%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.85%) JBoss
6 1 (1.85%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 23 (42.59%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (20.37%) GitHub
3 4 (7.41%) IaaS
3 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (7.41%) PaaS
4 3 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (3.70%) Slack
5 2 (3.70%) Yarn
6 1 (1.85%) Apigee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (33.33%) MySQL
2 16 (29.63%) MongoDB
3 14 (25.93%) Apache Cassandra
4 13 (24.07%) NoSQL
4 13 (24.07%) Riak
5 4 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
7 2 (3.70%) DB2
8 1 (1.85%) Amazon Aurora
8 1 (1.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.85%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 31 (57.41%) Jenkins
2 14 (25.93%) Maven
3 12 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 12 (22.22%) JUnit
4 8 (14.81%) Mockito
4 8 (14.81%) Sonatype Nexus
5 7 (12.96%) Selenium
6 4 (7.41%) IntelliJ
7 3 (5.56%) Cucumber
7 3 (5.56%) JIRA
8 2 (3.70%) Babel
8 2 (3.70%) Gatling
8 2 (3.70%) GitLab
8 2 (3.70%) Gradle
8 2 (3.70%) Jasmine
8 2 (3.70%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (3.70%) Mocha
8 2 (3.70%) SonarQube
8 2 (3.70%) Spock
8 2 (3.70%) webpack
General
1 6 (11.11%) Banking
2 3 (5.56%) Finance
3 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (62.96%) Java Engineer
2 33 (61.11%) Java Software Engineer
2 33 (61.11%) Software Engineer
3 11 (20.37%) Developer
4 9 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 9 (16.67%) Java Scala Software Engineer
4 9 (16.67%) Scala Software Engineer
5 5 (9.26%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Java Scala Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Scala Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Technical Leader
7 2 (3.70%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Senior Java Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Software Developer
8 1 (1.85%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (1.85%) Lead Software Engineer
8 1 (1.85%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (74.07%) Spring
2 34 (62.96%) Spring Boot
3 14 (25.93%) RabbitMQ
4 13 (24.07%) Kafka
5 11 (20.37%) REST
6 10 (18.52%) JSON
7 6 (11.11%) AngularJS
7 6 (11.11%) WireMock
8 5 (9.26%) Node.js
9 4 (7.41%) CSS
9 4 (7.41%) CSS3
9 4 (7.41%) Elastic Stack
9 4 (7.41%) Hibernate
9 4 (7.41%) HTML
9 4 (7.41%) HTML5
10 3 (5.56%) J2EE
10 3 (5.56%) React
10 3 (5.56%) Spring Security
11 2 (3.70%) Chai
11 2 (3.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.63%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.56%) Private Cloud
4 2 (3.70%) Online Banking
4 2 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.41%) Android
1 4 (7.41%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (75.93%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (61.11%) Software Engineering
3 32 (59.26%) Microservices
4 31 (57.41%) DevOps
5 15 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (24.07%) Open Source
7 12 (22.22%) Test Automation
8 9 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (16.67%) Mentoring
9 8 (14.81%) Mobile Development
10 7 (12.96%) Coaching
10 7 (12.96%) Fintech
10 7 (12.96%) TDD
11 6 (11.11%) BDD
11 6 (11.11%) Scrum
12 5 (9.26%) Kanban
13 4 (7.41%) Android Development
13 4 (7.41%) iOS Development
13 4 (7.41%) Operational Stability
14 3 (5.56%) Insurtech
Programming Languages
1 54 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (38.89%) Kotlin
3 13 (24.07%) Java 9
3 13 (24.07%) Scala
4 8 (14.81%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.41%) Apple Swift
5 4 (7.41%) ES6
6 2 (3.70%) Groovy
6 2 (3.70%) PHP
6 2 (3.70%) Python
6 2 (3.70%) SQL
6 2 (3.70%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) WCAG
System Software
1 20 (37.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (27.78%) Kubernetes
2 14 (25.93%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (11.11%) Terraform
4 4 (7.41%) Ansible
5 2 (3.70%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (1.85%) Grafana
6 1 (1.85%) Kibana
6 1 (1.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (11.11%) AppDynamics
1 6 (11.11%) Splunk
2 2 (3.70%) Cadence
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle