Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 100 57
Rank change year-on-year +8 -43 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 198 224 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.90% 2.91% 4.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.98% 2.97% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 189 212 386
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £58,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year - +4.05% +8.13%

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 6643 7545 8997
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.39% 98.08% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5610 6511 7278
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,250
90th Percentile £60,250 £63,750 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 +9 161 £50,000 +4.17% 20
Bradford -9 10 £42,500 +8.28% 1
Huddersfield - 5 £45,000 - 2
Halifax - 3 £30,000 - 2
Elland - 2 £32,500 - 1
Ilkley - 1 £45,000 -
Castleford - 1 £45,000 -
Batley - 1 £24,000 -
Bingley - 1 £50,000 -
Java Developer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 198 (100.00%) Java
2 119 (60.10%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (51.52%) Spring
4 101 (51.01%) JavaScript
5 84 (42.42%) SQL
6 80 (40.40%) HTML
7 69 (34.85%) TDD
8 64 (32.32%) Git (software)
9 62 (31.31%) Hibernate
10 59 (29.80%) NoSQL
11 55 (27.78%) CSS
12 42 (21.21%) Oracle
13 40 (20.20%) Maven
14 38 (19.19%) OO
15 36 (18.18%) AngularJS
16 35 (17.68%) Continuous Integration
16 35 (17.68%) Subversion
17 31 (15.66%) Web Services
17 31 (15.66%) XML
17 31 (15.66%) MySQL
17 31 (15.66%) MongoDB
17 31 (15.66%) Docker
18 30 (15.15%) Test Automation
19 29 (14.65%) Tomcat
20 28 (14.14%) J2EE
21 26 (13.13%) Mercurial
22 24 (12.12%) PHP
22 24 (12.12%) SOAP
23 23 (11.62%) REST
24 22 (11.11%) HTML5

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 29 (14.65%) Tomcat
2 21 (10.61%) WebLogic
3 19 (9.60%) JBoss
4 9 (4.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 8 (4.04%) Jetty
6 7 (3.54%) WebSphere
7 6 (3.03%) Apache
7 6 (3.03%) Oracle 9iAS
7 6 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (2.53%) Confluence
8 5 (2.53%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.52%) Tornado
10 1 (0.51%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.51%) Moodle
10 1 (0.51%) nginx
Business Applications
1 4 (2.02%) SAP Hybris
2 2 (1.01%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (1.52%) IaaS
3 2 (1.01%) GitHub
3 2 (1.01%) Loggly
3 2 (1.01%) Sumo Logic
4 1 (0.51%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.52%) AMQP
2 1 (0.51%) HTTP
2 1 (0.51%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (0.51%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (29.80%) NoSQL
2 31 (15.66%) MongoDB
2 31 (15.66%) MySQL
3 18 (9.09%) Riak
4 16 (8.08%) Apache Cassandra
5 12 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (5.56%) Couchbase
6 11 (5.56%) Hadoop
6 11 (5.56%) Relational Database
7 10 (5.05%) SQL Server
8 9 (4.55%) Redis
9 2 (1.01%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.01%) SQLite
10 1 (0.51%) Big Data
10 1 (0.51%) DB2
Development Applications
1 64 (32.32%) Git (software)
2 40 (20.20%) Maven
3 35 (17.68%) Subversion
4 26 (13.13%) Mercurial
5 20 (10.10%) Jenkins
6 11 (5.56%) Gradle
6 11 (5.56%) JIRA
7 9 (4.55%) JUnit
8 7 (3.54%) TeamCity
9 6 (3.03%) Ant
9 6 (3.03%) Cucumber
9 6 (3.03%) Selenium
10 5 (2.53%) Vagrant
11 4 (2.02%) Eclipse
11 4 (2.02%) JBehave
12 3 (1.52%) FitNesse
13 2 (1.01%) Grunt
13 2 (1.01%) Mockito
14 1 (0.51%) GCC
14 1 (0.51%) Ranorex
General
1 15 (7.58%) Advertising
2 10 (5.05%) Finance
3 7 (3.54%) Games
4 5 (2.53%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.52%) Retail
6 1 (0.51%) Banking
6 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (51.52%) Spring
2 80 (40.40%) HTML
3 62 (31.31%) Hibernate
4 55 (27.78%) CSS
5 36 (18.18%) AngularJS
6 31 (15.66%) Web Services
6 31 (15.66%) XML
7 28 (14.14%) J2EE
8 24 (12.12%) SOAP
9 23 (11.62%) REST
10 22 (11.11%) HTML5
11 21 (10.61%) Spring Boot
12 20 (10.10%) jQuery
12 20 (10.10%) Node.js
13 14 (7.07%) Struts
14 13 (6.57%) React
14 13 (6.57%) XSD
15 12 (6.06%) CSS3
15 12 (6.06%) RabbitMQ
16 11 (5.56%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.60%) Algorithms
2 18 (9.09%) Data Structures
3 16 (8.08%) Greenfield Project
4 13 (6.57%) Computer Science
5 11 (5.56%) User Experience
6 7 (3.54%) Fintech
7 6 (3.03%) Hedge funds
8 5 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.52%) Online Games
11 1 (0.51%) BBC
11 1 (0.51%) iPad
11 1 (0.51%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.51%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 18 (9.09%) Linux
2 13 (6.57%) Android
3 9 (4.55%) Apple iOS
4 8 (4.04%) Unix
5 3 (1.52%) Windows
6 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (60.10%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (34.85%) TDD
3 38 (19.19%) OO
4 35 (17.68%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (15.15%) Test Automation
6 21 (10.61%) MVC
7 19 (9.60%) Software Engineering
8 18 (9.09%) Collaborative Working
9 17 (8.59%) Scrum
10 15 (7.58%) DevOps
11 12 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (5.56%) BDD
12 11 (5.56%) OOD
12 11 (5.56%) Pair Programming
12 11 (5.56%) SDLC
13 10 (5.05%) Web Development
14 8 (4.04%) Kanban
15 7 (3.54%) Mentoring
15 7 (3.54%) RUP
15 7 (3.54%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 198 (100.00%) Java
2 101 (51.01%) JavaScript
3 84 (42.42%) SQL
4 24 (12.12%) PHP
5 21 (10.61%) Python
6 14 (7.07%) C#
6 14 (7.07%) Scala
7 13 (6.57%) Go
8 12 (6.06%) Ruby
9 11 (5.56%) C++
10 8 (4.04%) Bash Shell
11 6 (3.03%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.51%) C
12 1 (0.51%) Clojure
12 1 (0.51%) VB
12 1 (0.51%) VC++
Qualifications
1 19 (9.60%) Degree
2 10 (5.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.53%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.51%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.03%) HL7
2 4 (2.02%) QA
System Software
1 31 (15.66%) Docker
2 1 (0.51%) RACF
Systems Management
1 14 (7.07%) Puppet
2 10 (5.05%) Ansible
3 9 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (2.53%) Docker Swarm
4 5 (2.53%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.01%) Nagios
5 2 (1.01%) Prometheus
5 2 (1.01%) Salt
5 2 (1.01%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 42 (21.21%) Oracle
2 9 (4.55%) Adobe
3 8 (4.04%) IBM
4 6 (3.03%) BEA
4 6 (3.03%) hybris
5 5 (2.53%) Google
5 5 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (2.02%) SAP
7 3 (1.52%) webMethods
8 2 (1.01%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.01%) New Relic
8 2 (1.01%) Rackspace
8 2 (1.01%) SaltStack
8 2 (1.01%) Splunk
9 1 (0.51%) Apple
9 1 (0.51%) Blackboard
9 1 (0.51%) EnterpriseDB
9 1 (0.51%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.51%) Xamarin