The median annual salary for a Java Software Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 163 182 176
Rank change year-on-year +19 -6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 26 19 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.73% 0.48% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.49% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 25 19 30
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +22.22%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3457 3871 4526
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.55% 98.10% 98.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2889 3268 3627
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Java Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire that featured Java Software Engineer in the job title.

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 3 months to 23 June 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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +11 26 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Java Software Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 59 (100.00%) Java
1 59 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 33 (55.93%) Continuous Integration
2 33 (55.93%) Git (software)
3 31 (52.54%) OO
4 30 (50.85%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (47.46%) Subversion
5 28 (47.46%) SQL
5 28 (47.46%) Test Automation
5 28 (47.46%) Mercurial
5 28 (47.46%) NoSQL
6 25 (42.37%) Data Structures
6 25 (42.37%) Algorithms
6 25 (42.37%) Degree
7 19 (32.20%) AngularJS
7 19 (32.20%) Spring
7 19 (32.20%) Hibernate
8 18 (30.51%) Scrum
8 18 (30.51%) RESTful
9 14 (23.73%) Ember.js
9 14 (23.73%) Extreme Programming
9 14 (23.73%) Tomcat
9 14 (23.73%) Pair Programming
9 14 (23.73%) Mentoring
10 11 (18.64%) TDD
11 7 (11.86%) DSDM
12 5 (8.47%) Workflow
12 5 (8.47%) EAM
12 5 (8.47%) J2EE
12 5 (8.47%) JavaScript

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 14 (23.73%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.69%) JBoss
2 1 (1.69%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.47%) GitHub
2 4 (6.78%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (47.46%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (55.93%) Git (software)
2 28 (47.46%) Mercurial
2 28 (47.46%) Subversion
3 4 (6.78%) JIRA
General
1 4 (6.78%) Finance
1 4 (6.78%) Games
1 4 (6.78%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (32.20%) AngularJS
1 19 (32.20%) Hibernate
1 19 (32.20%) Spring
2 18 (30.51%) RESTful
3 14 (23.73%) Ember.js
4 5 (8.47%) J2EE
5 4 (6.78%) CSS
5 4 (6.78%) HTML
5 4 (6.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (6.78%) XML
5 4 (6.78%) XSLT
6 1 (1.69%) Grails
6 1 (1.69%) JBoss Seam
6 1 (1.69%) JSF
6 1 (1.69%) Middleware
6 1 (1.69%) RichFaces
6 1 (1.69%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 25 (42.37%) Algorithms
1 25 (42.37%) Data Structures
2 4 (6.78%) Online Games
3 1 (1.69%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.78%) Unix
2 3 (5.08%) Android
2 3 (5.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 33 (55.93%) Continuous Integration
3 31 (52.54%) OO
4 30 (50.85%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (47.46%) Test Automation
6 18 (30.51%) Scrum
7 14 (23.73%) Extreme Programming
7 14 (23.73%) Mentoring
7 14 (23.73%) Pair Programming
8 11 (18.64%) TDD
9 7 (11.86%) DSDM
10 5 (8.47%) EAM
10 5 (8.47%) Front End Development
10 5 (8.47%) Open Source
10 5 (8.47%) Workflow
11 4 (6.78%) Line Management
12 3 (5.08%) Kanban
12 3 (5.08%) Multithreading
12 3 (5.08%) RUP
13 1 (1.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 59 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (47.46%) SQL
3 5 (8.47%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.78%) Bash Shell
5 3 (5.08%) C
5 3 (5.08%) C++
5 3 (5.08%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 25 (42.37%) Degree
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