Period
to 26 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

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

Java Engineer
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 181 182 219
Rank change year-on-year +1 +37 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 76 85 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.13% 1.20% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 1.23% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 64 74 109
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +18.28% +3.33%
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £63,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -13.64% +22.22% -

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 6,530 6,904 8,235
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.45% 97.67% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5,591 5,977 6,853
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +1.27%

Java Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Engineer in West Yorkshire

Java Engineer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Java Engineer in West Yorkshire

Java Engineer
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Engineer in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Java Engineer in West Yorkshire

Java Engineer
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 Engineer within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 26 May 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 +8 72 £45,000 -18.18% 7
Halifax +26 2 £41,750 -24.09%
Wakefield - 2 £47,500 -
Java Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, Java Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 76 (100.00%) Java
2 63 (82.89%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (69.74%) Software Engineering
4 46 (60.53%) Spring
5 33 (43.42%) Scrum
5 33 (43.42%) Java 8
6 29 (38.16%) AngularJS
6 29 (38.16%) DevOps
7 28 (36.84%) JavaScript
8 25 (32.89%) Pair Programming
9 24 (31.58%) Microservices
10 23 (30.26%) TDD
11 21 (27.63%) OO
11 21 (27.63%) Spring Boot
11 21 (27.63%) Test Automation
12 18 (23.68%) Open Source
12 18 (23.68%) Java 9
12 18 (23.68%) Greenfield Project
13 17 (22.37%) Spring Security
14 16 (21.05%) Docker
15 15 (19.74%) Hibernate
15 15 (19.74%) J2EE
16 14 (18.42%) Node.js
17 13 (17.11%) Amazon AWS
17 13 (17.11%) Mentoring
17 13 (17.11%) PHP
17 13 (17.11%) Extreme Programming
17 13 (17.11%) Python
18 12 (15.79%) Tomcat
18 12 (15.79%) RabbitMQ

Java Engineer 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 12 (15.79%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 13 (17.11%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.47%) NoSQL
2 8 (10.53%) Redis
3 4 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (5.26%) Blockchain
4 3 (3.95%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.32%) Big Data
5 1 (1.32%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 10 (13.16%) Git (software)
1 10 (13.16%) Mercurial
1 10 (13.16%) Subversion
2 8 (10.53%) Vagrant
3 5 (6.58%) Selenium
4 4 (5.26%) Cucumber
4 4 (5.26%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.63%) Maven
6 1 (1.32%) SpecFlow
General
1 7 (9.21%) Games
2 2 (2.63%) Finance
3 1 (1.32%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (60.53%) Spring
2 29 (38.16%) AngularJS
3 21 (27.63%) Spring Boot
4 17 (22.37%) Spring Security
5 15 (19.74%) Hibernate
5 15 (19.74%) J2EE
6 14 (18.42%) Node.js
7 12 (15.79%) RabbitMQ
8 10 (13.16%) RESTful
9 9 (11.84%) Ember.js
10 4 (5.26%) ActiveMQ
10 4 (5.26%) Apache Camel
10 4 (5.26%) CSS
10 4 (5.26%) CSS3
10 4 (5.26%) HTML
10 4 (5.26%) HTML5
10 4 (5.26%) React
11 3 (3.95%) REST
12 2 (2.63%) JSON
12 2 (2.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.68%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (5.26%) Photography
3 3 (3.95%) Algorithms
3 3 (3.95%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.16%) Linux
2 9 (11.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (10.53%) CentOS
3 8 (10.53%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (82.89%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (69.74%) Software Engineering
3 33 (43.42%) Scrum
4 29 (38.16%) DevOps
5 25 (32.89%) Pair Programming
6 24 (31.58%) Microservices
7 23 (30.26%) TDD
8 21 (27.63%) OO
8 21 (27.63%) Test Automation
9 18 (23.68%) Open Source
10 13 (17.11%) Extreme Programming
10 13 (17.11%) Mentoring
11 11 (14.47%) CQRS
12 10 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (11.84%) Kanban
14 8 (10.53%) Configuration Management
14 8 (10.53%) High Availability
15 7 (9.21%) DSDM
15 7 (9.21%) RUP
16 5 (6.58%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 76 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (43.42%) Java 8
3 28 (36.84%) JavaScript
4 18 (23.68%) Java 9
5 13 (17.11%) PHP
5 13 (17.11%) Python
6 11 (14.47%) SQL
7 8 (10.53%) C++
7 8 (10.53%) Ruby
8 5 (6.58%) C#
9 2 (2.63%) Scala
10 1 (1.32%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 3 (3.95%) Degree
2 1 (1.32%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 16 (21.05%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (10.53%) Puppet
2 6 (7.89%) Ansible
3 3 (3.95%) Kubernetes
4 2 (2.63%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (9.21%) Oracle
2 1 (1.32%) Red Hat