Period
to 19 August 2019

The median annual salary for a Java Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 19 August 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
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 130 178 198
Rank change year-on-year +48 +20 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 80 71 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.80% 1.15% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.85% 1.19% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 76 61 70
West Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -14.29% -4.55%
10th Percentile £38,750 £35,000 £37,375
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £52,000 £47,500 £53,750
% change year-on-year +9.47% -11.63% +2.38%

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 4,336 5,967 6,787
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.53% 97.01% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3,622 5,034 5,756
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £64,750 £63,750 £61,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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 +45 76 £52,500 +16.67% 4
Bradford - 3 £55,000 -
Halifax -5 1 - -
Java Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 80 (100.00%) Java
2 69 (86.25%) Software Engineering
3 48 (60.00%) Microservices
4 44 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (53.75%) Continuous Integration
6 42 (52.50%) Spring
7 41 (51.25%) Spring Boot
8 38 (47.50%) DevOps
9 35 (43.75%) Docker
10 33 (41.25%) Kubernetes
11 32 (40.00%) MySQL
12 29 (36.25%) Java 8
13 28 (35.00%) Kotlin
14 26 (32.50%) TDD
15 23 (28.75%) Mentoring
16 22 (27.50%) Kafka
16 22 (27.50%) RabbitMQ
16 22 (27.50%) Self-Motivation
17 17 (21.25%) Jenkins
18 16 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
19 13 (16.25%) Decision-Making
20 12 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
20 12 (15.00%) NoSQL
20 12 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
20 12 (15.00%) Degree
20 12 (15.00%) Computer Science
20 12 (15.00%) OO
21 11 (13.75%) Open Source
21 11 (13.75%) Greenfield Project
22 10 (12.50%) Web Services

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 3 (3.75%) ColdFusion
1 3 (3.75%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.75%) GitHub
2 3 (3.75%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (40.00%) MySQL
2 12 (15.00%) NoSQL
3 7 (8.75%) MongoDB
3 7 (8.75%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (7.50%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (7.50%) Riak
5 5 (6.25%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.25%) Amazon Aurora
6 1 (1.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.25%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 17 (21.25%) Jenkins
2 6 (7.50%) Eclipse
3 5 (6.25%) Cucumber
3 5 (6.25%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (5.00%) FitNesse
4 4 (5.00%) Maven
4 4 (5.00%) Selenium
4 4 (5.00%) SpecFlow
4 4 (5.00%) tSQLt
5 2 (2.50%) Gatling
5 2 (2.50%) Gradle
5 2 (2.50%) JIRA
5 2 (2.50%) JUnit
5 2 (2.50%) Spock
6 1 (1.25%) Grunt
6 1 (1.25%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.25%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.25%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.25%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (1.25%) Banking
2 1 (1.25%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (52.50%) Spring
2 41 (51.25%) Spring Boot
3 22 (27.50%) Kafka
3 22 (27.50%) RabbitMQ
4 10 (12.50%) Web Services
5 6 (7.50%) AngularJS
6 5 (6.25%) REST
7 4 (5.00%) SOAP
8 3 (3.75%) .NET
8 3 (3.75%) Hibernate
8 3 (3.75%) HTML
8 3 (3.75%) Spring Security
9 2 (2.50%) CSS
9 2 (2.50%) Elastic Stack
9 2 (2.50%) HTML5
9 2 (2.50%) Node.js
10 1 (1.25%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.25%) Spring MVC
10 1 (1.25%) XML
10 1 (1.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 22 (27.50%) Self-Motivation
2 12 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (13.75%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (3.75%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.25%) Android
1 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (86.25%) Software Engineering
2 48 (60.00%) Microservices
3 44 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (53.75%) Continuous Integration
5 38 (47.50%) DevOps
6 26 (32.50%) TDD
7 23 (28.75%) Mentoring
8 13 (16.25%) Decision-Making
9 12 (15.00%) Computer Science
9 12 (15.00%) OO
9 12 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
10 11 (13.75%) Open Source
11 9 (11.25%) BDD
11 9 (11.25%) Test Automation
12 6 (7.50%) API Development
13 5 (6.25%) Artificial Intelligence
13 5 (6.25%) Machine Learning
13 5 (6.25%) Software Testing
14 4 (5.00%) Community of Practice
14 4 (5.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 80 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (36.25%) Java 8
3 28 (35.00%) Kotlin
4 9 (11.25%) Java 9
5 8 (10.00%) SQL
6 6 (7.50%) C#
6 6 (7.50%) Scala
7 4 (5.00%) Python
7 4 (5.00%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.75%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.50%) PHP
10 1 (1.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (15.00%) Degree
2 4 (5.00%) ISEB
2 4 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) Dublin Core
System Software
1 35 (43.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 33 (41.25%) Kubernetes
2 8 (10.00%) Terraform
3 6 (7.50%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.50%) Ansible
5 1 (1.25%) Grafana
5 1 (1.25%) Kibana
Vendors
1 1 (1.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (1.25%) Oracle