Period
to 12 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 12 November 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
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 179 173 216
Rank change year-on-year -6 +43 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 53 88 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.98% 1.31% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 1.35% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 48 78 72
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £51,500 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.62% +0.49% +13.89%
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,125 £31,250
90th Percentile £56,625 £60,000 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% -4.55% +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 5,237 6,537 7,545
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.84% 97.44% 98.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4,335 5,505 6,507
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £63,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -

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 12 November 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 12 November 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 -13 48 £45,000 -12.62% 5
Wakefield - 3 £45,000 -
Halifax - 2 £41,750 -
Java Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 53 (100.00%) Java
2 47 (88.68%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (88.68%) Software Engineering
3 39 (73.58%) Java 8
4 34 (64.15%) Spring
5 30 (56.60%) Microservices
6 28 (52.83%) DevOps
6 28 (52.83%) Greenfield Project
7 25 (47.17%) Java 9
8 23 (43.40%) Spring Boot
9 19 (35.85%) Open Source
10 18 (33.96%) Cucumber
10 18 (33.96%) Docker
10 18 (33.96%) Selenium
11 17 (32.08%) Spring Security
12 16 (30.19%) JavaScript
12 16 (30.19%) Jenkins
13 15 (28.30%) C#
13 15 (28.30%) Scrum
13 15 (28.30%) TDD
14 14 (26.42%) Mentoring
15 13 (24.53%) Node.js
15 13 (24.53%) BDD
15 13 (24.53%) Unit Testing
15 13 (24.53%) Python
16 12 (22.64%) Oracle
16 12 (22.64%) Pair Programming
16 12 (22.64%) Hibernate
16 12 (22.64%) Apache Cassandra
16 12 (22.64%) 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 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.89%) Apache
2 1 (1.89%) Confluence
2 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.64%) Apache Cassandra
2 10 (18.87%) NoSQL
3 6 (11.32%) MongoDB
4 5 (9.43%) MySQL
5 2 (3.77%) Riak
6 1 (1.89%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (33.96%) Cucumber
1 18 (33.96%) Selenium
2 16 (30.19%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.89%) Appium
3 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.89%) HP UFT
3 1 (1.89%) JUnit
3 1 (1.89%) Rational Functional Tester
3 1 (1.89%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.89%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.89%) Subversion
3 1 (1.89%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (9.43%) Marketing
2 3 (5.66%) Advertising
3 1 (1.89%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (64.15%) Spring
2 23 (43.40%) Spring Boot
3 17 (32.08%) Spring Security
4 13 (24.53%) Node.js
5 12 (22.64%) AngularJS
5 12 (22.64%) Hibernate
5 12 (22.64%) RabbitMQ
6 11 (20.75%) CSS
6 11 (20.75%) HTML
7 10 (18.87%) ActiveMQ
7 10 (18.87%) Apache Camel
7 10 (18.87%) CSS3
7 10 (18.87%) HTML5
8 6 (11.32%) React
9 4 (7.55%) .NET
10 3 (5.66%) Gherkin
10 3 (5.66%) Jest
10 3 (5.66%) Redux
10 3 (5.66%) Sass
11 2 (3.77%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 28 (52.83%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (9.43%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.89%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.87%) Linux
2 1 (1.89%) CentOS
2 1 (1.89%) Debian
2 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (88.68%) Agile Software Development
1 47 (88.68%) Software Engineering
2 30 (56.60%) Microservices
3 28 (52.83%) DevOps
4 19 (35.85%) Open Source
5 15 (28.30%) Scrum
5 15 (28.30%) TDD
6 14 (26.42%) Mentoring
7 13 (24.53%) BDD
7 13 (24.53%) Unit Testing
8 12 (22.64%) Pair Programming
9 10 (18.87%) Domain-Driven Design
9 10 (18.87%) Extreme Programming
10 8 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (15.09%) Logistics
10 8 (15.09%) Post-Production
11 6 (11.32%) Test Automation
12 4 (7.55%) Functional Testing
12 4 (7.55%) Software Testing
13 3 (5.66%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (73.58%) Java 8
3 25 (47.17%) Java 9
4 16 (30.19%) JavaScript
5 15 (28.30%) C#
6 13 (24.53%) Python
7 4 (7.55%) PHP
7 4 (7.55%) Ruby
8 2 (3.77%) Kotlin
8 2 (3.77%) Scala
9 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.89%) C++
9 1 (1.89%) Jython
9 1 (1.89%) Perl
9 1 (1.89%) SQL
9 1 (1.89%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
System Software
1 18 (33.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (20.75%) Ansible
2 6 (11.32%) Kubernetes
3 3 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.89%) Puppet
4 1 (1.89%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) Oracle