Period
to 19 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 19 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 78 88
Rank change year-on-year +9 +10 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 204 235 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.48% 3.40% 3.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.60% 3.49% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 174 206 240
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57% -2.78%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £27,963
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,625 £65,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%

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 5,671 6,735 7,641
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.87% 97.40% 98.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4,728 5,657 6,443
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

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 September 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 September 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 +11 179 £47,000 -6.00% 20
Bradford +23 8 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Huddersfield +6 7 £30,000 -15.49% 1
Wakefield - 6 £42,500 - 3
Halifax +9 1 - -
Java Developer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 204 (100.00%) Java
2 144 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 136 (66.67%) Spring
4 76 (37.25%) TDD
5 64 (31.37%) Spring Boot
6 62 (30.39%) JavaScript
7 59 (28.92%) CSS
8 58 (28.43%) HTML
9 45 (22.06%) MySQL
9 45 (22.06%) Amazon AWS
10 44 (21.57%) Microservices
11 41 (20.10%) BDD
12 40 (19.61%) Hibernate
13 39 (19.12%) Oracle
13 39 (19.12%) SQL
13 39 (19.12%) Java 8
14 38 (18.63%) Docker
15 37 (18.14%) AngularJS
15 37 (18.14%) Finance
16 36 (17.65%) Jenkins
16 36 (17.65%) Dropwizard
17 35 (17.16%) NoSQL
18 31 (15.20%) Tomcat
19 30 (14.71%) Scala
20 29 (14.22%) MongoDB
20 29 (14.22%) Problem-Solving
21 27 (13.24%) Git (software)
22 26 (12.75%) Mentoring
22 26 (12.75%) Kubernetes
23 25 (12.25%) RESTful

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 31 (15.20%) Tomcat
2 4 (1.96%) JBoss
2 4 (1.96%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.98%) nginx
5 1 (0.49%) Confluence
5 1 (0.49%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.49%) Moodle
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.49%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Infor LN
1 1 (0.49%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.49%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 45 (22.06%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.45%) GitHub
4 4 (1.96%) Serverless
5 3 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.98%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.49%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.49%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.49%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.94%) SMS
2 5 (2.45%) HTTP
3 1 (0.49%) Internet
3 1 (0.49%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (22.06%) MySQL
2 35 (17.16%) NoSQL
3 29 (14.22%) MongoDB
4 14 (6.86%) Apache Cassandra
4 14 (6.86%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (5.39%) Relational Database
5 11 (5.39%) Riak
5 11 (5.39%) SQL Server
6 2 (0.98%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (0.98%) Big Data
7 1 (0.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.49%) BigQuery
7 1 (0.49%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.49%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.49%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.49%) Redis
Development Applications
1 36 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 27 (13.24%) Git (software)
3 16 (7.84%) Maven
4 15 (7.35%) JUnit
5 8 (3.92%) Subversion
6 7 (3.43%) Cucumber
7 6 (2.94%) Selenium
8 5 (2.45%) Mockito
9 4 (1.96%) JIRA
10 2 (0.98%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.98%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.49%) Gradle
11 1 (0.49%) Hudson
11 1 (0.49%) IntelliJ
11 1 (0.49%) jMock
11 1 (0.49%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.49%) NUnit
11 1 (0.49%) SonarQube
11 1 (0.49%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (18.14%) Finance
2 23 (11.27%) Retail
3 3 (1.47%) Advertising
4 2 (0.98%) Banking
4 2 (0.98%) Games
4 2 (0.98%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.98%) Military
4 2 (0.98%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.49%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (66.67%) Spring
2 64 (31.37%) Spring Boot
3 59 (28.92%) CSS
4 58 (28.43%) HTML
5 40 (19.61%) Hibernate
6 37 (18.14%) AngularJS
7 36 (17.65%) Dropwizard
8 25 (12.25%) RESTful
8 25 (12.25%) Web Services
9 24 (11.76%) J2EE
9 24 (11.76%) React
10 23 (11.27%) Node.js
11 21 (10.29%) Kafka
11 21 (10.29%) REST
12 20 (9.80%) XML
13 19 (9.31%) RabbitMQ
14 13 (6.37%) .NET
14 13 (6.37%) SOAP
15 12 (5.88%) JSON
16 10 (4.90%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.35%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (6.37%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.94%) User Experience
4 5 (2.45%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.45%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.96%) Fintech
6 3 (1.47%) NHS
6 3 (1.47%) PKI
6 3 (1.47%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (0.98%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.49%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.49%) Cybercrime
8 1 (0.49%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.49%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.49%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.49%) Life Science
8 1 (0.49%) RIA
8 1 (0.49%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.90%) Linux
2 9 (4.41%) Unix
3 2 (0.98%) Android
4 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.49%) Windows
4 1 (0.49%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (37.25%) TDD
3 44 (21.57%) Microservices
4 41 (20.10%) BDD
5 29 (14.22%) Problem-Solving
6 26 (12.75%) Mentoring
7 24 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (10.78%) SDLC
9 20 (9.80%) Scrum
10 18 (8.82%) MVC
10 18 (8.82%) Software Engineering
11 17 (8.33%) OO
12 16 (7.84%) DevOps
13 12 (5.88%) Collaborative Working
13 12 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (4.90%) Pair Programming
15 9 (4.41%) Open Source
16 8 (3.92%) API Integration
16 8 (3.92%) High Availability
16 8 (3.92%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 204 (100.00%) Java
2 62 (30.39%) JavaScript
3 39 (19.12%) Java 8
3 39 (19.12%) SQL
4 30 (14.71%) Scala
5 22 (10.78%) C#
6 21 (10.29%) PHP
7 16 (7.84%) Go
7 16 (7.84%) Python
8 14 (6.86%) Kotlin
9 5 (2.45%) C
10 3 (1.47%) TypeScript
11 2 (0.98%) C++
11 2 (0.98%) ES6
11 2 (0.98%) Java 9
12 1 (0.49%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.49%) Clojure
12 1 (0.49%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.49%) VB
12 1 (0.49%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 15 (7.35%) Degree
2 12 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.96%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.31%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) GCP
System Software
1 38 (18.63%) Docker
2 3 (1.47%) OpenDJ
2 3 (1.47%) OpenIDM
3 2 (0.98%) Firmware
4 1 (0.49%) LXC
4 1 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 26 (12.75%) Kubernetes
2 16 (7.84%) Terraform
3 11 (5.39%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.47%) Ansible
5 1 (0.49%) linkerd
Vendors
1 39 (19.12%) Oracle
2 10 (4.90%) Google
3 8 (3.92%) Twitter
4 7 (3.43%) Sybase
5 5 (2.45%) Capita
5 5 (2.45%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.45%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.96%) Sun
7 3 (1.47%) Adobe
8 1 (0.49%) Blackboard
8 1 (0.49%) Infor
8 1 (0.49%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.49%) Perforce
8 1 (0.49%) Sage
8 1 (0.49%) SAP