Period
to 7 July 2020

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 7 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java SE 8
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
7 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 101 158 158
Rank change year-on-year +57 0 +24
Permanent jobs citing Java 8 53 53 105
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.00% 1.17% 1.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.43% 2.20% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 60 47 109
Median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +15.79% -5.00%
10th Percentile £38,750 £38,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £59,650
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -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 1,543 2,409 3,517
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 58.16% 53.07% 52.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1,358 2,099 3,091
Median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.47% -2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £31,375 £30,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,200 £61,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Java 8
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Java 8 in West Yorkshire

Java 8
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Java 8 in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Java 8 in West Yorkshire

Java 8
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Java 8 in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 7 July 2020.

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 7 July 2020. 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 +48 47 £50,000 -4.76% 7
Ilkley - 1 £55,000 -
Java 8
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2020, 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 53 (100.00%) Java
2 45 (84.91%) Spring
3 39 (73.58%) Spring Boot
4 28 (52.83%) Microservices
5 25 (47.17%) Docker
6 23 (43.40%) Jenkins
7 22 (41.51%) Kubernetes
7 22 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (33.96%) AWS
9 17 (32.08%) JavaScript
10 15 (28.30%) Hibernate
10 15 (28.30%) TDD
10 15 (28.30%) BDD
10 15 (28.30%) Terraform
11 13 (24.53%) React
11 13 (24.53%) Maven
12 12 (22.64%) Oracle
12 12 (22.64%) Kotlin
13 11 (20.75%) MySQL
13 11 (20.75%) Software Engineering
14 10 (18.87%) Web Services
15 9 (16.98%) MVC
15 9 (16.98%) PostgreSQL
16 8 (15.09%) Customer Engagement
16 8 (15.09%) Fintech
16 8 (15.09%) AngularJS
16 8 (15.09%) Mobile App
16 8 (15.09%) DevOps
16 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
16 8 (15.09%) Slack

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 4 (7.55%) Confluence
2 3 (5.66%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.77%) Apache
4 1 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 18 (33.96%) AWS
2 8 (15.09%) Slack
3 6 (11.32%) GitHub
4 4 (7.55%) Azure
5 2 (3.77%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (3.77%) Amazon ECS
5 2 (3.77%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (3.77%) GCP
5 2 (3.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.75%) MySQL
2 9 (16.98%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.66%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.66%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (3.77%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (3.77%) HBase
5 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.89%) Redis
Development Applications
1 23 (43.40%) Jenkins
2 13 (24.53%) Maven
3 6 (11.32%) Mockito
4 5 (9.43%) JIRA
5 4 (7.55%) Git (software)
6 3 (5.66%) EasyMock
6 3 (5.66%) JUnit
7 2 (3.77%) Bitbucket
7 2 (3.77%) DbUnit
7 2 (3.77%) GitLab
7 2 (3.77%) jMock
7 2 (3.77%) Robot Framework
7 2 (3.77%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.89%) Gradle
8 1 (1.89%) Selenium
8 1 (1.89%) Subversion
General
1 2 (3.77%) Retail
2 1 (1.89%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 36 (67.92%) Developer
1 36 (67.92%) Java Developer
2 9 (16.98%) Java Engineer
2 9 (16.98%) Senior Developer
2 9 (16.98%) Senior Java Developer
3 8 (15.09%) AWS Developer
4 7 (13.21%) Senior Java Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Software Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Java Software Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Principal Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Principal Software Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Digital Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Digital Transformation
8 2 (3.77%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (3.77%) SQL Developer
9 1 (1.89%) Kubernetes Engineer
9 1 (1.89%) Lead Developer
9 1 (1.89%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (84.91%) Spring
2 39 (73.58%) Spring Boot
3 15 (28.30%) Hibernate
4 13 (24.53%) React
5 10 (18.87%) Web Services
6 8 (15.09%) AngularJS
7 7 (13.21%) RESTful
8 6 (11.32%) Dropwizard
8 6 (11.32%) Micronaut
9 4 (7.55%) JPA
9 4 (7.55%) REST
10 3 (5.66%) Ext JS
10 3 (5.66%) JDBC
10 3 (5.66%) Kafka
10 3 (5.66%) SOAP
10 3 (5.66%) Spring MVC
11 2 (3.77%) ActiveMQ
11 2 (3.77%) CSS
11 2 (3.77%) HTML5
11 2 (3.77%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.66%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.77%) Linux
1 2 (3.77%) Windows
1 2 (3.77%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (52.83%) Microservices
2 22 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (28.30%) BDD
3 15 (28.30%) TDD
4 11 (20.75%) Software Engineering
5 9 (16.98%) MVC
6 8 (15.09%) Customer Engagement
6 8 (15.09%) DevOps
6 8 (15.09%) Fintech
7 7 (13.21%) Mentoring
8 5 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (9.43%) Kanban
8 5 (9.43%) Open Source
9 3 (5.66%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (5.66%) High Availability
9 3 (5.66%) OO
9 3 (5.66%) Problem-Solving
10 2 (3.77%) B2B
10 2 (3.77%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 2 (3.77%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (32.08%) JavaScript
3 12 (22.64%) Kotlin
4 7 (13.21%) SQL
5 3 (5.66%) Scala
6 1 (1.89%) Java 9
6 1 (1.89%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared
1 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 25 (47.17%) Docker
2 2 (3.77%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 22 (41.51%) Kubernetes
2 15 (28.30%) Terraform
3 6 (11.32%) Puppet
4 1 (1.89%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) Oracle
2 6 (11.32%) Apple
2 6 (11.32%) Google
3 3 (5.66%) Cognizant
4 1 (1.89%) AppDynamics