Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java SE 8
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
13 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 136 136 201
Rank change year-on-year 0 +65 +35
Permanent jobs citing Java 8 64 96 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.51% 1.76% 0.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.94% 3.39% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 56 87 62
West Yorkshire median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.78% -14.29% +5.00%
10th Percentile £41,750 £35,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £60,000 £70,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £55,750 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +23.89% -10.00% -

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 2,175 2,832 3,396
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 51.30% 51.94% 50.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1,895 2,375 2,959
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,500 £29,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £64,900 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%

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 13 November 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 13 November 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 -7 53 £57,500 +27.78% 9
Bradford +20 9 £77,500 +34.78% 1
Java 8
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 63 (98.44%) Java
2 57 (89.06%) Spring
3 46 (71.88%) Spring Boot
4 38 (59.38%) Jenkins
5 36 (56.25%) Docker
5 36 (56.25%) Microservices
5 36 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (42.19%) DevOps
7 26 (40.63%) Software Engineering
8 25 (39.06%) Maven
9 24 (37.50%) JavaScript
9 24 (37.50%) Terraform
10 23 (35.94%) Kotlin
10 23 (35.94%) JUnit
11 21 (32.81%) Kubernetes
12 20 (31.25%) TDD
13 19 (29.69%) Hibernate
13 19 (29.69%) AWS
13 19 (29.69%) Git (software)
14 18 (28.13%) Python
15 17 (26.56%) PostgreSQL
16 16 (25.00%) SQL Server
17 15 (23.44%) Oracle
17 15 (23.44%) SQL
17 15 (23.44%) JSON
17 15 (23.44%) Selenium
17 15 (23.44%) REST
18 14 (21.88%) Scrum
18 14 (21.88%) Web Services
19 13 (20.31%) DB2

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 9 (14.06%) Confluence
2 8 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 6 (9.38%) Apache
4 5 (7.81%) Cloud Foundry
4 5 (7.81%) nginx
4 5 (7.81%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.56%) JBoss
5 1 (1.56%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.56%) Moodle
5 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.56%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 8 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 19 (29.69%) AWS
2 9 (14.06%) GCP
3 3 (4.69%) Azure
4 1 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.56%) Amazon ECS
4 1 (1.56%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.56%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.56%) GitHub
4 1 (1.56%) SaaS
4 1 (1.56%) Serverless
4 1 (1.56%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.56%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 13 (20.31%) DB2
4 10 (15.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 7 (10.94%) MySQL
6 3 (4.69%) MongoDB
7 2 (3.13%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.56%) Amazon Aurora
8 1 (1.56%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.56%) Riak
Development Applications
1 38 (59.38%) Jenkins
2 25 (39.06%) Maven
3 23 (35.94%) JUnit
4 19 (29.69%) Git (software)
5 15 (23.44%) Selenium
6 13 (20.31%) Ant
7 10 (15.63%) JIRA
8 9 (14.06%) Subversion
9 8 (12.50%) Android Studio
9 8 (12.50%) Eclipse
9 8 (12.50%) IntelliJ
9 8 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 7 (10.94%) Gatling
10 7 (10.94%) Mockito
11 6 (9.38%) GitLab
11 6 (9.38%) Jasmine
12 5 (7.81%) Karma Test Runner
13 1 (1.56%) Gradle
13 1 (1.56%) Robot Framework
General
1 10 (15.63%) Finance
2 8 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 8 (12.50%) Retail
3 6 (9.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (42.19%) Developer
2 23 (35.94%) Java Developer
2 23 (35.94%) Java Engineer
3 20 (31.25%) Software Engineer
4 15 (23.44%) Java Software Engineer
5 8 (12.50%) Architect
5 8 (12.50%) Principal Engineer
5 8 (12.50%) Principal Software Engineer
5 8 (12.50%) Technical Architect
6 7 (10.94%) Senior Software Engineer
7 6 (9.38%) Senior Developer
7 6 (9.38%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (9.38%) Senior Java Engineer
7 6 (9.38%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Java Architect
8 3 (4.69%) Java Technical Architect
8 3 (4.69%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.13%) Lead Software Engineer
10 1 (1.56%) Chief Technology Officer
10 1 (1.56%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (89.06%) Spring
2 46 (71.88%) Spring Boot
3 19 (29.69%) Hibernate
4 15 (23.44%) JSON
4 15 (23.44%) REST
5 14 (21.88%) Web Services
6 13 (20.31%) RESTful
7 11 (17.19%) AngularJS
7 11 (17.19%) CSS
7 11 (17.19%) jQuery
8 10 (15.63%) CSS3
8 10 (15.63%) HTML
8 10 (15.63%) HTML5
8 10 (15.63%) J2EE
9 8 (12.50%) Ajax
9 8 (12.50%) JAXB
9 8 (12.50%) JDBC
9 8 (12.50%) JPA
9 8 (12.50%) Struts
9 8 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.31%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.56%) Blog
2 1 (1.56%) e-Learning
2 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.63%) Windows
2 9 (14.06%) Android
3 8 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 8 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 5 (7.81%) Unix
5 3 (4.69%) Linux
6 1 (1.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
1 36 (56.25%) Microservices
2 27 (42.19%) DevOps
3 26 (40.63%) Software Engineering
4 20 (31.25%) TDD
5 14 (21.88%) Scrum
6 12 (18.75%) BDD
6 12 (18.75%) Test Automation
7 10 (15.63%) MVC
8 9 (14.06%) Multithreading
9 8 (12.50%) API Integration
9 8 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (12.50%) Cross-Platform Development
9 8 (12.50%) Defect Management
9 8 (12.50%) Event-Driven Architecture
9 8 (12.50%) Infrastructure as Code
9 8 (12.50%) Logistics
9 8 (12.50%) SDLC
9 8 (12.50%) Waterfall
10 7 (10.94%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 63 (98.44%) Java
2 24 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 23 (35.94%) Kotlin
4 18 (28.13%) Python
5 15 (23.44%) SQL
6 8 (12.50%) PHP
7 5 (7.81%) ES6
7 5 (7.81%) TypeScript
8 2 (3.13%) Java 9
8 2 (3.13%) Scala
9 1 (1.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) Degree
2 4 (6.25%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.56%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.06%) QA
System Software
1 36 (56.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 24 (37.50%) Terraform
2 21 (32.81%) Kubernetes
3 2 (3.13%) Ansible
4 1 (1.56%) Grafana
4 1 (1.56%) Kibana
4 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (1.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (23.44%) Oracle
2 1 (1.56%) Blackboard
2 1 (1.56%) Google
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft