Period
to 20 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Software Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 199 223 248
Rank change year-on-year +24 +25 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 52 54 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.85% 0.78% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.80% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 44 51 58
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% -4.55% +22.22%
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -20.83% +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 5,960 6,747 7,853
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.96% 97.56% 98.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5,030 5,720 6,590
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

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 20 August 2018.

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 20 August 2018. 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 +15 49 £45,000 -20.00% 7
Wakefield - 2 £47,500 - 1
Halifax - 1 £38,500 -
Java Software Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, Java Software 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 52 (100.00%) Java
1 52 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 51 (98.08%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (78.85%) Java 8
4 39 (75.00%) Spring
5 32 (61.54%) Microservices
6 29 (55.77%) Greenfield Project
7 28 (53.85%) DevOps
8 26 (50.00%) Java 9
9 24 (46.15%) Spring Boot
10 21 (40.38%) Scrum
11 19 (36.54%) Open Source
12 18 (34.62%) Spring Security
12 18 (34.62%) JavaScript
12 18 (34.62%) Mentoring
13 17 (32.69%) AngularJS
13 17 (32.69%) Docker
13 17 (32.69%) TDD
14 16 (30.77%) Pair Programming
14 16 (30.77%) Hibernate
15 14 (26.92%) Extreme Programming
15 14 (26.92%) BDD
15 14 (26.92%) Node.js
16 13 (25.00%) Cucumber
16 13 (25.00%) Jenkins
16 13 (25.00%) C#
16 13 (25.00%) Oracle
16 13 (25.00%) Selenium
16 13 (25.00%) Unit Testing
17 12 (23.08%) Amazon AWS

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 7 (13.46%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 12 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.23%) Apache Cassandra
1 10 (19.23%) NoSQL
2 3 (5.77%) MongoDB
2 3 (5.77%) MySQL
3 2 (3.85%) Blockchain
3 2 (3.85%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 13 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 13 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 13 (25.00%) Selenium
2 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.85%) Maven
2 2 (3.85%) Mercurial
2 2 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 1 (1.92%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (75.00%) Spring
2 24 (46.15%) Spring Boot
3 18 (34.62%) Spring Security
4 17 (32.69%) AngularJS
5 16 (30.77%) Hibernate
6 14 (26.92%) Node.js
7 10 (19.23%) ActiveMQ
7 10 (19.23%) Apache Camel
7 10 (19.23%) CSS
7 10 (19.23%) CSS3
7 10 (19.23%) HTML
7 10 (19.23%) HTML5
8 9 (17.31%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (9.62%) React
9 5 (9.62%) RESTful
10 4 (7.69%) Ember.js
10 4 (7.69%) J2EE
11 3 (5.77%) Jest
11 3 (5.77%) Redux
11 3 (5.77%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 29 (55.77%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.85%) Photography
4 1 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 51 (98.08%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (61.54%) Microservices
4 28 (53.85%) DevOps
5 21 (40.38%) Scrum
6 19 (36.54%) Open Source
7 18 (34.62%) Mentoring
8 17 (32.69%) TDD
9 16 (30.77%) Pair Programming
10 14 (26.92%) BDD
10 14 (26.92%) Extreme Programming
11 13 (25.00%) Unit Testing
12 10 (19.23%) Domain-Driven Design
13 8 (15.38%) Logistics
13 8 (15.38%) Post-Production
14 5 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (9.62%) Problem-Solving
15 3 (5.77%) Kanban
15 3 (5.77%) Refactoring
15 3 (5.77%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 52 (100.00%) Java
2 41 (78.85%) Java 8
3 26 (50.00%) Java 9
4 18 (34.62%) JavaScript
5 13 (25.00%) C#
6 10 (19.23%) Python
7 3 (5.77%) PHP
7 3 (5.77%) SQL
8 2 (3.85%) Scala
System Software
1 17 (32.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (19.23%) Ansible
2 3 (5.77%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 13 (25.00%) Oracle