Period
to 19 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £46,250 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 91 100
Rank change year-on-year -9 +9 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 133 198 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.60% 2.91% 2.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.68% 2.98% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 106 194 194
West Yorkshire median annual salary £46,250 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,100 £32,875 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £58,750 £61,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +2.27%

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 4,966 6,634 7,380
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.07% 97.50% 98.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4,136 5,632 6,337
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.19% +2.44%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -7 118 £47,500 -5.00% 23
Bradford +19 3 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Wetherby - 3 £40,000 - 3
Wakefield - 2 £39,250 - 2
Huddersfield -8 1 £33,000 -26.67% 2
Java Developer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 133 (100.00%) Java
2 96 (72.18%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (60.90%) Spring
4 71 (53.38%) TDD
5 64 (48.12%) Spring Boot
6 46 (34.59%) Dropwizard
6 46 (34.59%) Microservices
7 43 (32.33%) JavaScript
8 41 (30.83%) Jenkins
9 31 (23.31%) BDD
10 28 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
10 28 (21.05%) AngularJS
11 25 (18.80%) Java 8
11 25 (18.80%) Terraform
12 24 (18.05%) Scala
13 23 (17.29%) Continuous Integration
13 23 (17.29%) HTML
13 23 (17.29%) CSS
14 21 (15.79%) SQL
15 20 (15.04%) Docker
16 19 (14.29%) MySQL
17 18 (13.53%) Kubernetes
18 17 (12.78%) Problem-Solving
18 17 (12.78%) Oracle
19 16 (12.03%) Open Source
19 16 (12.03%) REST
19 16 (12.03%) Continuous Improvement
19 16 (12.03%) Kotlin
20 14 (10.53%) Technical Leadership
20 14 (10.53%) Node.js

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 10 (7.52%) Tomcat
2 4 (3.01%) nginx
3 3 (2.26%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.75%) Confluence
4 1 (0.75%) JBoss
4 1 (0.75%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 28 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.76%) SaaS
3 3 (2.26%) GitHub
3 3 (2.26%) Serverless
4 2 (1.50%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (1.50%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.75%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.75%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.75%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.02%) HTTP
2 7 (5.26%) SMS
3 6 (4.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.29%) MySQL
2 14 (10.53%) MongoDB
3 12 (9.02%) Relational Database
4 11 (8.27%) NoSQL
4 11 (8.27%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (4.51%) Riak
6 6 (4.51%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.50%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.75%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 41 (30.83%) Jenkins
2 11 (8.27%) Git (software)
3 10 (7.52%) JUnit
4 6 (4.51%) Maven
5 4 (3.01%) JIRA
6 2 (1.50%) Selenium
6 2 (1.50%) Subversion
7 1 (0.75%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.75%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.75%) GitLab
7 1 (0.75%) gulp
7 1 (0.75%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.75%) MSTest
7 1 (0.75%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.75%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 12 (9.02%) Finance
2 4 (3.01%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.26%) Banking
3 3 (2.26%) Retail
4 2 (1.50%) Advertising
5 1 (0.75%) Automotive
5 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (60.90%) Spring
2 64 (48.12%) Spring Boot
3 46 (34.59%) Dropwizard
4 28 (21.05%) AngularJS
5 23 (17.29%) CSS
5 23 (17.29%) HTML
6 16 (12.03%) REST
7 14 (10.53%) Node.js
8 13 (9.77%) React
9 12 (9.02%) Hibernate
9 12 (9.02%) Web Services
10 11 (8.27%) J2EE
11 10 (7.52%) Kafka
12 9 (6.77%) RabbitMQ
13 8 (6.02%) .NET
14 7 (5.26%) HTML5
14 7 (5.26%) RESTful
15 5 (3.76%) CSS3
16 3 (2.26%) Angular 2
16 3 (2.26%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.27%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.51%) RIA
3 4 (3.01%) Fintech
3 4 (3.01%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (3.01%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.75%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (0.75%) User Experience
4 1 (0.75%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.02%) Linux
2 6 (4.51%) Unix
3 1 (0.75%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (72.18%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (53.38%) TDD
3 46 (34.59%) Microservices
4 31 (23.31%) BDD
5 23 (17.29%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (12.78%) Problem-Solving
7 16 (12.03%) Continuous Improvement
7 16 (12.03%) Open Source
8 14 (10.53%) Scrum
8 14 (10.53%) Technical Leadership
9 13 (9.77%) Mentoring
9 13 (9.77%) SDLC
10 12 (9.02%) Kanban
11 10 (7.52%) OO
12 9 (6.77%) Artificial Intelligence
12 9 (6.77%) DevOps
13 8 (6.02%) API Integration
13 8 (6.02%) Integration Testing
13 8 (6.02%) Software Engineering
14 7 (5.26%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 133 (100.00%) Java
2 43 (32.33%) JavaScript
3 25 (18.80%) Java 8
4 24 (18.05%) Scala
5 21 (15.79%) SQL
6 16 (12.03%) Kotlin
7 12 (9.02%) Go
8 3 (2.26%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.75%) C
9 1 (0.75%) C#
9 1 (0.75%) C++
9 1 (0.75%) Java 9
9 1 (0.75%) PHP
9 1 (0.75%) Python
9 1 (0.75%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (6.02%) Degree
2 5 (3.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.26%) QA
System Software
1 20 (15.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 25 (18.80%) Terraform
2 18 (13.53%) Kubernetes
3 6 (4.51%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.75%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (12.78%) Oracle
2 6 (4.51%) Sybase
3 3 (2.26%) Google
4 2 (1.50%) Microsoft