Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Software Developer was £45,000 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 Software Developer
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 231 259 228
Rank change year-on-year +28 -31 +46
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Developer 21 24 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.31% 0.31% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.32% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 20 29 73
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £35,375 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £62,500 £46,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,250 £37,000
% change year-on-year +11.80% +8.78% +5.71%

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 Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Developer in West Yorkshire

Java Software Developer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Java Software Developer in West Yorkshire

Java Software Developer
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Software Developer in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Software Developer in West Yorkshire

Java Software Developer
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 Software Developer 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 +16 11 £50,000 +42.86% 4
Bradford +7 3 £47,500 +46.15%
Ilkley - 2 £42,500 -
Bingley - 1 £50,000 -
Castleford - 1 £45,000 -
Java Software Developer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Java Software Developer 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 9 (42.86%) SQL
3 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 8 (38.10%) NoSQL
4 7 (33.33%) CSS
4 7 (33.33%) HTML
4 7 (33.33%) Spring
5 6 (28.57%) WebLogic
5 6 (28.57%) JBoss
5 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
5 6 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (23.81%) Hibernate
6 5 (23.81%) Scrum
6 5 (23.81%) TDD
6 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (19.05%) Jetty
7 4 (19.05%) Kanban
7 4 (19.05%) Mercurial
7 4 (19.05%) Hadoop
7 4 (19.05%) Degree
7 4 (19.05%) Subversion
7 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
7 4 (19.05%) RUP
7 4 (19.05%) OO
7 4 (19.05%) DSDM
7 4 (19.05%) MySQL
7 4 (19.05%) Jenkins

Java Software Developer 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 9 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 6 (28.57%) JBoss
2 6 (28.57%) WebLogic
3 4 (19.05%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) GitHub
1 1 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) NoSQL
2 4 (19.05%) Couchbase
2 4 (19.05%) Hadoop
2 4 (19.05%) MongoDB
2 4 (19.05%) MySQL
2 4 (19.05%) Redis
2 4 (19.05%) Riak
3 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
2 4 (19.05%) Mercurial
2 4 (19.05%) Subversion
3 3 (14.29%) JUnit
4 2 (9.52%) Maven
4 2 (9.52%) Selenium
5 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (9.52%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) CSS
1 7 (33.33%) HTML
1 7 (33.33%) Spring
2 5 (23.81%) Hibernate
3 3 (14.29%) jQuery
3 3 (14.29%) REST
3 3 (14.29%) XML
4 2 (9.52%) Apache Wicket
4 2 (9.52%) J2EE
4 2 (9.52%) SOAP
5 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.76%) Gherkin
5 1 (4.76%) JSON
5 1 (4.76%) Node.js
5 1 (4.76%) RESTful
5 1 (4.76%) Spring MVC
5 1 (4.76%) Struts
5 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) User Experience
3 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (23.81%) Scrum
3 5 (23.81%) TDD
4 4 (19.05%) DSDM
4 4 (19.05%) Kanban
4 4 (19.05%) OO
4 4 (19.05%) RUP
4 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
5 3 (14.29%) Web Development
6 2 (9.52%) Collaborative Working
7 1 (4.76%) BDD
7 1 (4.76%) Continuous Deployment
7 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.76%) MVC
7 1 (4.76%) Resource Management
7 1 (4.76%) SDET
7 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
7 1 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (42.86%) SQL
3 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.52%) C++
4 2 (9.52%) Python
5 1 (4.76%) C
5 1 (4.76%) PHP
5 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Google