Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 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
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 205 211 255
Rank change year-on-year +6 +44 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 50 60 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.75% 0.86% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.88% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 39 51 49
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +9.09% +29.41%
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -20.83% +14.29% +23.53%

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 6,471 6,833 8,246
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.50% 97.66% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5,541 5,919 6,865
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +1.27%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +6 47 £47,500 -20.83% 4
Wakefield - 2 £47,500 -
Halifax +25 1 £38,500 -30.00%
Java Software Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 50 (100.00%) Java
1 50 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 45 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (68.00%) Spring
4 31 (62.00%) Java 8
5 23 (46.00%) Microservices
6 22 (44.00%) Scrum
7 20 (40.00%) Spring Boot
8 19 (38.00%) DevOps
9 18 (36.00%) AngularJS
10 17 (34.00%) Java 9
10 17 (34.00%) Greenfield Project
10 17 (34.00%) Open Source
11 16 (32.00%) Spring Security
12 15 (30.00%) Hibernate
12 15 (30.00%) Pair Programming
12 15 (30.00%) JavaScript
12 15 (30.00%) Mentoring
12 15 (30.00%) Docker
13 13 (26.00%) Tomcat
13 13 (26.00%) Extreme Programming
14 12 (24.00%) TDD
14 12 (24.00%) SQL
14 12 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
14 12 (24.00%) NoSQL
15 11 (22.00%) Git (software)
15 11 (22.00%) Test Automation
15 11 (22.00%) Mercurial
15 11 (22.00%) OO

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 13 (26.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 12 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (8.00%) Blockchain
3 3 (6.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (4.00%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (22.00%) Git (software)
1 11 (22.00%) Mercurial
1 11 (22.00%) Subversion
2 3 (6.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (6.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.00%) Selenium
3 2 (4.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (2.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (68.00%) Spring
2 20 (40.00%) Spring Boot
3 18 (36.00%) AngularJS
4 16 (32.00%) Spring Security
5 15 (30.00%) Hibernate
6 10 (20.00%) Ember.js
6 10 (20.00%) J2EE
6 10 (20.00%) RESTful
7 6 (12.00%) Node.js
8 4 (8.00%) React
9 3 (6.00%) ActiveMQ
9 3 (6.00%) Apache Camel
9 3 (6.00%) CSS
9 3 (6.00%) CSS3
9 3 (6.00%) HTML
9 3 (6.00%) HTML5
9 3 (6.00%) RabbitMQ
9 3 (6.00%) REST
10 2 (4.00%) SOAP
10 2 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.00%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (8.00%) Algorithms
2 4 (8.00%) Data Structures
2 4 (8.00%) Photography
3 1 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 45 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (46.00%) Microservices
4 22 (44.00%) Scrum
5 19 (38.00%) DevOps
6 17 (34.00%) Open Source
7 15 (30.00%) Mentoring
7 15 (30.00%) Pair Programming
8 13 (26.00%) Extreme Programming
9 12 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (24.00%) TDD
10 11 (22.00%) OO
10 11 (22.00%) Test Automation
11 8 (16.00%) Kanban
12 7 (14.00%) DSDM
12 7 (14.00%) RUP
13 4 (8.00%) BDD
13 4 (8.00%) Decision-Making
13 4 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
14 3 (6.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (62.00%) Java 8
3 17 (34.00%) Java 9
4 15 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 12 (24.00%) SQL
6 5 (10.00%) C#
6 5 (10.00%) PHP
6 5 (10.00%) Python
7 2 (4.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Degree
System Software
1 15 (30.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) Ansible
2 1 (2.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) Oracle