Period
to 21 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Java Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

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
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 193 171 191
Rank change year-on-year -22 +20 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 37 85 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.77% 1.29% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 1.32% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 37 77 67
West Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09% +22.22%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% -9.09% +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 4,670 6,450 7,123
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.25% 97.65% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3,925 5,491 6,150
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% +1.19% +2.44%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,750 £26,000
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 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 21 January 2019.

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 21 January 2019. 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 -21 36 £53,750 +7.50% 4
Wakefield - 1 £40,000 -
Java Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 37 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (89.19%) Software Engineering
3 32 (86.49%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (75.68%) Java 8
5 27 (72.97%) DevOps
6 26 (70.27%) Microservices
7 22 (59.46%) Spring
8 21 (56.76%) Spring Boot
9 19 (51.35%) Open Source
10 16 (43.24%) Docker
11 15 (40.54%) Java 9
11 15 (40.54%) Greenfield Project
12 13 (35.14%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (29.73%) Scala
13 11 (29.73%) Amazon AWS
13 11 (29.73%) MySQL
13 11 (29.73%) Opscode Chef
13 11 (29.73%) Jenkins
13 11 (29.73%) Kubernetes
13 11 (29.73%) Kotlin
13 11 (29.73%) RabbitMQ
13 11 (29.73%) MongoDB
13 11 (29.73%) Apache Cassandra
13 11 (29.73%) NoSQL
13 11 (29.73%) Riak
13 11 (29.73%) Kafka
14 10 (27.03%) Spring Security
15 5 (13.51%) PHP
15 5 (13.51%) Advertising
15 5 (13.51%) React

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:

Cloud Services
1 11 (29.73%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) Apache Cassandra
1 11 (29.73%) MongoDB
1 11 (29.73%) MySQL
1 11 (29.73%) NoSQL
1 11 (29.73%) Riak
Development Applications
1 11 (29.73%) Jenkins
2 4 (10.81%) Cucumber
2 4 (10.81%) Selenium
3 1 (2.70%) Appium
3 1 (2.70%) HP UFT
3 1 (2.70%) Rational Functional Tester
3 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (13.51%) Advertising
2 4 (10.81%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (59.46%) Spring
2 21 (56.76%) Spring Boot
3 11 (29.73%) Kafka
3 11 (29.73%) RabbitMQ
4 10 (27.03%) Spring Security
5 5 (13.51%) React
6 3 (8.11%) Gherkin
7 1 (2.70%) .NET
7 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.70%) J2EE
7 1 (2.70%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 15 (40.54%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (89.19%) Software Engineering
2 32 (86.49%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (72.97%) DevOps
4 26 (70.27%) Microservices
5 19 (51.35%) Open Source
6 13 (35.14%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (10.81%) Functional Testing
7 4 (10.81%) Software Testing
7 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
8 3 (8.11%) API Testing
8 3 (8.11%) Coaching
8 3 (8.11%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (8.11%) Test Strategy
9 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
9 1 (2.70%) Continuous Deployment
9 1 (2.70%) Decision-Making
9 1 (2.70%) Logistics
9 1 (2.70%) Problem-Solving
9 1 (2.70%) Prototyping
9 1 (2.70%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (75.68%) Java 8
3 15 (40.54%) Java 9
4 11 (29.73%) Kotlin
4 11 (29.73%) Scala
5 5 (13.51%) PHP
6 4 (10.81%) C#
6 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
7 3 (8.11%) Python
7 3 (8.11%) Ruby
8 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
System Software
1 16 (43.24%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (29.73%) Kubernetes
1 11 (29.73%) Opscode Chef