Period
to 24 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Developer
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 100 56
Rank change year-on-year +28 -44 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 235 203 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.43% 2.79% 4.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.51% 2.85% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 222 183 397
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +2.27%
10th Percentile £32,625 £35,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £59,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £48,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.55% +7.22% +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 6,698 7,118 8,747
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.67% 97.90% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5,725 6,222 7,234
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in West Yorkshire

Java Developer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Java Developer in West Yorkshire

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in West Yorkshire

Java Developer
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 Developer within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 February 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 +34 209 £47,500 -5.00% 39
Bradford -18 7 £52,500 +40.00% 7
Huddersfield +2 5 £45,000 +100.00%
Halifax +20 2 £30,000 -39.39%
Elland - 2 £32,500 - 1
Bingley - 1 £50,000 - 1
Java Developer
Yorkshire

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, Java Developer job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 235 (100.00%) Java
2 148 (62.98%) Agile Software Development
3 140 (59.57%) Spring
4 113 (48.09%) JavaScript
5 97 (41.28%) TDD
6 88 (37.45%) SQL
7 79 (33.62%) HTML
8 71 (30.21%) Hibernate
9 62 (26.38%) OO
10 60 (25.53%) AngularJS
11 59 (25.11%) CSS
12 54 (22.98%) Git (software)
13 53 (22.55%) Oracle
14 51 (21.70%) MySQL
15 45 (19.15%) BDD
15 45 (19.15%) NoSQL
16 44 (18.72%) Test Automation
17 43 (18.30%) MongoDB
18 42 (17.87%) Docker
19 40 (17.02%) Software Engineering
20 39 (16.60%) XML
20 39 (16.60%) Continuous Integration
21 38 (16.17%) Web Services
22 36 (15.32%) Scrum
23 34 (14.47%) Subversion
23 34 (14.47%) Maven
24 33 (14.04%) Node.js
24 33 (14.04%) Spring Boot
25 32 (13.62%) C#
26 30 (12.77%) Tomcat

Java Developer Skill Set
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 30 (12.77%) Tomcat
2 23 (9.79%) WebLogic
3 19 (8.09%) JBoss
4 8 (3.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 7 (2.98%) Jetty
5 7 (2.98%) Oracle 9iAS
5 7 (2.98%) WebSphere
5 7 (2.98%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (2.55%) Apache
6 6 (2.55%) Confluence
7 3 (1.28%) Tornado
8 1 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 3 (1.28%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.28%) GitHub
3 2 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.85%) IaaS
4 1 (0.43%) Loggly
4 1 (0.43%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.70%) AMQP
2 1 (0.43%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (21.70%) MySQL
2 45 (19.15%) NoSQL
3 43 (18.30%) MongoDB
4 17 (7.23%) Apache Cassandra
5 13 (5.53%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (4.68%) Couchbase
6 11 (4.68%) Hadoop
6 11 (4.68%) Riak
7 8 (3.40%) Redis
8 6 (2.55%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.43%) Big Data
9 1 (0.43%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 54 (22.98%) Git (software)
2 34 (14.47%) Maven
2 34 (14.47%) Subversion
3 25 (10.64%) Cucumber
4 21 (8.94%) Jenkins
5 20 (8.51%) JUnit
6 19 (8.09%) Mercurial
7 15 (6.38%) Selenium
8 13 (5.53%) Mockito
9 11 (4.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 10 (4.26%) Buildbot
10 10 (4.26%) JIRA
10 10 (4.26%) Ranorex
11 8 (3.40%) TeamCity
12 7 (2.98%) Eclipse
13 6 (2.55%) Appium
13 6 (2.55%) JMeter
13 6 (2.55%) NeoLoad
13 6 (2.55%) WATIR
13 6 (2.55%) WebLOAD
General
1 20 (8.51%) Finance
2 17 (7.23%) Retail
3 12 (5.11%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.26%) Legal
5 5 (2.13%) Advertising
6 2 (0.85%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (59.57%) Spring
2 79 (33.62%) HTML
3 71 (30.21%) Hibernate
4 60 (25.53%) AngularJS
5 59 (25.11%) CSS
6 39 (16.60%) XML
7 38 (16.17%) Web Services
8 33 (14.04%) Node.js
8 33 (14.04%) Spring Boot
9 25 (10.64%) HTML5
9 25 (10.64%) J2EE
10 23 (9.79%) Kafka
11 21 (8.94%) RabbitMQ
12 20 (8.51%) RESTful
12 20 (8.51%) Struts
13 18 (7.66%) Dropwizard
13 18 (7.66%) JSON
13 18 (7.66%) SOAP
14 17 (7.23%) React
15 15 (6.38%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.38%) Computer Science
1 15 (6.38%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (5.11%) Algorithms
3 11 (4.68%) Data Structures
4 6 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (2.55%) Hedge funds
5 4 (1.70%) Digital Media
5 4 (1.70%) NHS
5 4 (1.70%) User Experience
6 3 (1.28%) Smart Meter
7 2 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.53%) Linux
2 9 (3.83%) Android
2 9 (3.83%) Apple iOS
3 7 (2.98%) Unix
4 2 (0.85%) Windows
5 1 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (62.98%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (41.28%) TDD
3 62 (26.38%) OO
4 45 (19.15%) BDD
5 44 (18.72%) Test Automation
6 40 (17.02%) Software Engineering
7 39 (16.60%) Continuous Integration
8 36 (15.32%) Scrum
9 26 (11.06%) MVC
10 23 (9.79%) Kanban
10 23 (9.79%) Pair Programming
11 19 (8.09%) High Availability
11 19 (8.09%) Mentoring
11 19 (8.09%) SDLC
12 17 (7.23%) DSDM
13 16 (6.81%) E-Commerce
13 16 (6.81%) OOD
14 15 (6.38%) CQRS
15 13 (5.53%) Continuous Improvement
16 12 (5.11%) UML
Programming Languages
1 235 (100.00%) Java
2 113 (48.09%) JavaScript
3 88 (37.45%) SQL
4 32 (13.62%) C#
5 28 (11.91%) PHP
5 28 (11.91%) Scala
6 19 (8.09%) Python
7 17 (7.23%) Ruby
8 16 (6.81%) Go
9 13 (5.53%) C++
10 10 (4.26%) C
11 6 (2.55%) Assembly Language
12 4 (1.70%) Kotlin
13 3 (1.28%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.85%) Pascal
14 2 (0.85%) Perl
14 2 (0.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (6.81%) Security Cleared
2 11 (4.68%) Degree
3 10 (4.26%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.70%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.53%) QA
2 7 (2.98%) HL7
System Software
1 42 (17.87%) Docker
2 1 (0.43%) RACF
Systems Management
1 20 (8.51%) Kubernetes
2 14 (5.96%) Puppet
3 11 (4.68%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (4.26%) Ansible
5 6 (2.55%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.43%) Nagios
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.43%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.43%) Salt
6 1 (0.43%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 53 (22.55%) Oracle
2 12 (5.11%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (3.40%) Adobe
4 7 (2.98%) BEA
4 7 (2.98%) IBM
4 7 (2.98%) webMethods
5 5 (2.13%) hybris
6 4 (1.70%) Capita
7 3 (1.28%) Google
7 3 (1.28%) SAP
8 1 (0.43%) Apple
8 1 (0.43%) New Relic
8 1 (0.43%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.43%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.43%) Splunk