Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Software Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 23 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 Engineer
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 194 223 226
Rank change year-on-year +29 +3 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 68 55 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.00% 0.71% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.73% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 64 57 84
West Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +22.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £45,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 6643 7545 8997
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.39% 98.08% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5610 6511 7278
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 £60,250 £63,750 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

Java Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Engineer in West Yorkshire

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Java Software Engineer in West Yorkshire

Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Software Engineer in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Java Software Engineer in West Yorkshire

Java Software 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 Software Engineer within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 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 +30 67 £52,500 -4.55% 5
Wetherby +15 1 £42,000 +2.44%
Java Software Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Java Software 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 68 (100.00%) Java
1 68 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 42 (61.76%) Git (software)
2 42 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (61.76%) SQL
3 41 (60.29%) OO
3 41 (60.29%) Subversion
4 30 (44.12%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (39.71%) Test Automation
6 26 (38.24%) Mercurial
6 26 (38.24%) NoSQL
7 24 (35.29%) Spring
7 24 (35.29%) Scrum
8 23 (33.82%) Degree
8 23 (33.82%) Data Structures
8 23 (33.82%) Algorithms
9 20 (29.41%) Mentoring
9 20 (29.41%) Hibernate
9 20 (29.41%) Tomcat
10 19 (27.94%) JavaScript
10 19 (27.94%) AngularJS
11 18 (26.47%) Ember.js
11 18 (26.47%) RESTful
11 18 (26.47%) Extreme Programming
11 18 (26.47%) Pair Programming
12 16 (23.53%) Waterfall
12 16 (23.53%) SDLC
13 15 (22.06%) Android
13 15 (22.06%) Android Studio
13 15 (22.06%) JIRA

Java Software 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 20 (29.41%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.47%) JBoss
2 1 (1.47%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.47%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (38.24%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.94%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.94%) MySQL
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 42 (61.76%) Git (software)
2 41 (60.29%) Subversion
3 26 (38.24%) Mercurial
4 15 (22.06%) Android Studio
4 15 (22.06%) Eclipse
4 15 (22.06%) JIRA
4 15 (22.06%) Visual Studio
5 3 (4.41%) Maven
6 2 (2.94%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.47%) JUnit
7 1 (1.47%) Mockito
7 1 (1.47%) Selenium
7 1 (1.47%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (1.47%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (35.29%) Spring
2 20 (29.41%) Hibernate
3 19 (27.94%) AngularJS
4 18 (26.47%) Ember.js
4 18 (26.47%) RESTful
5 15 (22.06%) HTML
6 10 (14.71%) J2EE
7 4 (5.88%) Spring Boot
8 3 (4.41%) REST
8 3 (4.41%) SOAP
8 3 (4.41%) Web Services
8 3 (4.41%) XML
9 2 (2.94%) JSON
9 2 (2.94%) Kafka
9 2 (2.94%) RabbitMQ
10 1 (1.47%) Gherkin
10 1 (1.47%) Grails
10 1 (1.47%) Java SE
10 1 (1.47%) OSGi
10 1 (1.47%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 23 (33.82%) Algorithms
1 23 (33.82%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.47%) Fintech
2 1 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.06%) Android
1 15 (22.06%) Linux
1 15 (22.06%) Windows
1 15 (22.06%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 42 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (60.29%) OO
4 30 (44.12%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (39.71%) Test Automation
6 24 (35.29%) Scrum
7 20 (29.41%) Mentoring
8 18 (26.47%) Extreme Programming
8 18 (26.47%) Pair Programming
9 16 (23.53%) SDLC
9 16 (23.53%) Waterfall
10 4 (5.88%) DevOps
10 4 (5.88%) Microservices
10 4 (5.88%) TDD
11 3 (4.41%) DSDM
11 3 (4.41%) Kanban
11 3 (4.41%) RUP
11 3 (4.41%) Web Development
12 2 (2.94%) BDD
12 2 (2.94%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 68 (100.00%) Java
2 42 (61.76%) SQL
3 19 (27.94%) JavaScript
4 15 (22.06%) C++
4 15 (22.06%) Python
5 3 (4.41%) Java 9
6 2 (2.94%) Kotlin
6 2 (2.94%) Scala
7 1 (1.47%) C#
Qualifications
1 23 (33.82%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (4.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (2.94%) Oracle