Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Engineer was £51,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 166 213 184
Rank change year-on-year +47 -29 +57
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 88 70 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.29% 0.91% 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 0.93% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 78 70 117
West Yorkshire median annual salary £51,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.36% +22.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £39,750 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £58,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +22.22% +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 6669 7533 8926
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.41% 98.09% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5628 6507 7212
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,250
90th Percentile £60,725 £63,750 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 +42 87 £51,500 -6.36% 5
Wetherby +15 1 £42,000 +3.70%
Java Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Java Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Java Engineer in the job title.

1 88 (100.00%) Java
2 71 (80.68%) Software Engineering
3 59 (67.05%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (62.50%) SQL
5 49 (55.68%) Git (software)
6 42 (47.73%) OO
7 41 (46.59%) Subversion
7 41 (46.59%) Test Automation
8 35 (39.77%) Spring
9 33 (37.50%) Scrum
10 32 (36.36%) NoSQL
11 30 (34.09%) Hibernate
11 30 (34.09%) Continuous Integration
12 28 (31.82%) Degree
13 26 (29.55%) Mercurial
13 26 (29.55%) Tomcat
14 25 (28.41%) AngularJS
15 23 (26.14%) Data Structures
15 23 (26.14%) Algorithms
15 23 (26.14%) Python
16 21 (23.86%) JavaScript
17 20 (22.73%) HTML
17 20 (22.73%) Mentoring
18 19 (21.59%) Linux
18 19 (21.59%) Pair Programming
19 18 (20.45%) JIRA
19 18 (20.45%) RESTful
19 18 (20.45%) Extreme Programming
19 18 (20.45%) Ember.js
20 17 (19.32%) SDLC

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 26 (29.55%) Tomcat
2 6 (6.82%) JBoss
2 6 (6.82%) Jetty
3 5 (5.68%) Tornado
3 5 (5.68%) WebLogic
4 3 (3.41%) Confluence
5 1 (1.14%) IIS
5 1 (1.14%) Mule
5 1 (1.14%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.23%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.68%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.14%) GitHub
4 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.68%) AMQP
2 1 (1.14%) DHCP
2 1 (1.14%) DMZ
2 1 (1.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (36.36%) NoSQL
2 7 (7.95%) Hadoop
3 5 (5.68%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (5.68%) Couchbase
3 5 (5.68%) MongoDB
3 5 (5.68%) Redis
3 5 (5.68%) Riak
4 3 (3.41%) MySQL
5 2 (2.27%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 49 (55.68%) Git (software)
2 41 (46.59%) Subversion
3 26 (29.55%) Mercurial
4 18 (20.45%) JIRA
5 15 (17.05%) Android Studio
5 15 (17.05%) Eclipse
5 15 (17.05%) Visual Studio
6 14 (15.91%) Selenium
7 10 (11.36%) Jenkins
8 9 (10.23%) Cucumber
9 8 (9.09%) Maven
10 7 (7.95%) Gatling
10 7 (7.95%) JBehave
10 7 (7.95%) JMeter
11 5 (5.68%) FitNesse
11 5 (5.68%) LoadRunner
11 5 (5.68%) Vagrant
12 3 (3.41%) JUnit
12 3 (3.41%) SpecFlow
13 2 (2.27%) Calabash
General
1 2 (2.27%) Finance
2 1 (1.14%) Advertising
2 1 (1.14%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (39.77%) Spring
2 30 (34.09%) Hibernate
3 25 (28.41%) AngularJS
4 20 (22.73%) HTML
5 18 (20.45%) Ember.js
5 18 (20.45%) RESTful
6 15 (17.05%) J2EE
7 9 (10.23%) Spring Boot
8 8 (9.09%) Web Services
8 8 (9.09%) XML
9 7 (7.95%) Kafka
9 7 (7.95%) RabbitMQ
10 6 (6.82%) ActiveMQ
10 6 (6.82%) Gherkin
10 6 (6.82%) Struts
11 5 (5.68%) Apache Camel
11 5 (5.68%) Flask
11 5 (5.68%) JMS
11 5 (5.68%) JSP
11 5 (5.68%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 23 (26.14%) Algorithms
1 23 (26.14%) Data Structures
2 5 (5.68%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.55%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.14%) Fintech
4 1 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.14%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.14%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (21.59%) Linux
2 16 (18.18%) Windows
3 15 (17.05%) Android
3 15 (17.05%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 4 (4.55%) Unix
5 1 (1.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (80.68%) Software Engineering
2 59 (67.05%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (47.73%) OO
4 41 (46.59%) Test Automation
5 33 (37.50%) Scrum
6 30 (34.09%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (22.73%) Mentoring
8 19 (21.59%) Pair Programming
9 18 (20.45%) Extreme Programming
10 17 (19.32%) SDLC
11 16 (18.18%) TDD
11 16 (18.18%) Waterfall
12 11 (12.50%) Kanban
13 10 (11.36%) BDD
13 10 (11.36%) DevOps
14 8 (9.09%) DSDM
14 8 (9.09%) RUP
15 5 (5.68%) E-Commerce
15 5 (5.68%) Integration Testing
15 5 (5.68%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 88 (100.00%) Java
2 55 (62.50%) SQL
3 23 (26.14%) Python
4 21 (23.86%) JavaScript
5 15 (17.05%) C++
6 8 (9.09%) Ruby
7 6 (6.82%) Bash Shell
8 4 (4.55%) Assembly Language
9 3 (3.41%) C#
9 3 (3.41%) Java 9
9 3 (3.41%) PHP
10 2 (2.27%) Kotlin
10 2 (2.27%) Scala
11 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (31.82%) Degree
2 1 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (10.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (6.82%) Ansible
1 6 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (6.82%) Puppet
2 3 (3.41%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.14%) Rancher
Vendors
1 7 (7.95%) Oracle
2 5 (5.68%) Google
2 5 (5.68%) Rackspace
3 1 (1.14%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.14%) Red Hat