Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 6 months to 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 13 14
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 619 803 842
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 12.02% 11.82% 11.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.54% 23.89% 22.05%
Number of salaries quoted 517 741 707
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,450 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,250 £63,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -

Java is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,630 3,361 3,819
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 51.06% 49.48% 50.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2,215 2,952 3,370
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £29,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Java in West Yorkshire

Java
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Java in West Yorkshire

Java
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Java in West Yorkshire

Java
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 within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 12 December 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 0 527 £45,000 -10.00% 89
Bradford +27 34 £57,500 +53.33% 9
Wakefield +9 17 £25,000 -16.67% 5
Halifax +6 13 £45,000 +50.00% 6
Huddersfield -8 8 £45,000 - 6
Batley +1 3 £42,500 +77.08% 2
Wetherby -8 3 £40,000 +14.29% 5
Pontefract - 2 - -
Java
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Java.

1 376 (60.74%) Agile Software Development
2 252 (40.71%) C#
3 181 (29.24%) JavaScript
4 171 (27.63%) TDD
5 162 (26.17%) SQL
6 160 (25.85%) Test Automation
7 148 (23.91%) Python
7 148 (23.91%) Jenkins
8 141 (22.78%) Amazon AWS
9 140 (22.62%) Selenium
10 139 (22.46%) Spring
11 128 (20.68%) Software Engineering
12 125 (20.19%) Continuous Integration
13 116 (18.74%) DevOps
14 111 (17.93%) .NET
15 107 (17.29%) CSS
15 107 (17.29%) Spring Boot
16 98 (15.83%) Finance
17 97 (15.67%) Scrum
17 97 (15.67%) BDD
18 95 (15.35%) Microservices
19 93 (15.02%) HTML
20 88 (14.22%) C++
21 84 (13.57%) Open Source
21 84 (13.57%) Docker
22 81 (13.09%) Java 8
22 81 (13.09%) PHP
23 78 (12.60%) Cucumber
24 73 (11.79%) Git (software)
25 72 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure

Java
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 23 (3.72%) Elasticsearch
2 22 (3.55%) Tomcat
3 20 (3.23%) nginx
4 10 (1.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 9 (1.45%) Confluence
6 7 (1.13%) Apache
6 7 (1.13%) Apache Spark
6 7 (1.13%) CMS
6 7 (1.13%) WebLogic
7 5 (0.81%) Umbraco
8 4 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (0.65%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.48%) JBoss
10 2 (0.32%) Mule
10 2 (0.32%) OpenEdge
11 1 (0.16%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.16%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.16%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.16%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (1.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.48%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.32%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.16%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.16%) GIMP
4 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.81%) SAP Business One
2 4 (0.65%) Infor LN
2 4 (0.65%) NetSuite
2 4 (0.65%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (0.48%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (0.48%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.32%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 141 (22.78%) Amazon AWS
2 72 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (4.20%) GitHub
4 15 (2.42%) SaaS
5 12 (1.94%) G Suite
5 12 (1.94%) Office 365
6 10 (1.62%) PaaS
7 9 (1.45%) IaaS
7 9 (1.45%) Serverless
8 8 (1.29%) AWS Lambda
9 6 (0.97%) Amazon Kinesis
9 6 (0.97%) Slack
10 5 (0.81%) Amazon SageMaker
11 4 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (0.48%) npm
13 2 (0.32%) Amazon EMR
13 2 (0.32%) BlazeMeter
13 2 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
13 2 (0.32%) OpenShift
13 2 (0.32%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.39%) HTTP
2 10 (1.62%) Internet
3 8 (1.29%) SMS
4 2 (0.32%) ATM
4 2 (0.32%) FTP
4 2 (0.32%) LAN
4 2 (0.32%) SAN
4 2 (0.32%) SMTP
4 2 (0.32%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.32%) WAN
5 1 (0.16%) Broadband
5 1 (0.16%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (7.75%) MySQL
1 48 (7.75%) NoSQL
2 38 (6.14%) MongoDB
3 34 (5.49%) PostgreSQL
3 34 (5.49%) SQL Server
4 25 (4.04%) Hadoop
5 23 (3.72%) Apache Cassandra
6 21 (3.39%) Relational Database
7 20 (3.23%) Redis
8 15 (2.42%) Riak
9 10 (1.62%) Amazon Redshift
10 9 (1.45%) Big Data
11 7 (1.13%) Amazon Aurora
11 7 (1.13%) RDBMS
12 6 (0.97%) Amazon RDS
13 5 (0.81%) Data Lake
13 5 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (0.81%) Pentaho
13 5 (0.81%) Snowflake Schema
14 4 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 148 (23.91%) Jenkins
2 140 (22.62%) Selenium
3 78 (12.60%) Cucumber
4 73 (11.79%) Git (software)
5 51 (8.24%) JIRA
6 47 (7.59%) Maven
6 47 (7.59%) NUnit
7 42 (6.79%) WebDriver
8 36 (5.82%) Subversion
9 33 (5.33%) SoapUI
10 20 (3.23%) Mercurial
11 19 (3.07%) Appium
11 19 (3.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 19 (3.07%) JMeter
11 19 (3.07%) JUnit
11 19 (3.07%) MSTest
12 13 (2.10%) Protractor
13 11 (1.78%) Buildbot
13 11 (1.78%) Ranorex
13 11 (1.78%) TestNG
General
1 98 (15.83%) Finance
2 39 (6.30%) Retail
3 25 (4.04%) Marketing
4 18 (2.91%) Advertising
5 9 (1.45%) Banking
6 5 (0.81%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.65%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.48%) Back Office
8 3 (0.48%) Local Government
9 2 (0.32%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.16%) Automotive
10 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 355 (57.35%) Developer
2 143 (23.10%) Java Developer
3 96 (15.51%) Software Engineer
4 76 (12.28%) Developer in Test
5 66 (10.66%) Senior Developer
6 57 (9.21%) Software Developer
7 53 (8.56%) Test Engineer
8 45 (7.27%) Java Engineer
9 44 (7.11%) Junior
10 43 (6.95%) Test Automation Developer
11 41 (6.62%) Java Software Engineer
12 39 (6.30%) Analyst
12 39 (6.30%) Lead Developer
13 38 (6.14%) Junior Developer
14 36 (5.82%) Tester
15 34 (5.49%) Test Automation Engineer
16 32 (5.17%) Architect
16 32 (5.17%) Automation Tester
16 32 (5.17%) Developer/Software Engineer
17 29 (4.68%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (22.46%) Spring
2 111 (17.93%) .NET
3 107 (17.29%) CSS
3 107 (17.29%) Spring Boot
4 93 (15.02%) HTML
5 65 (10.50%) Web Services
6 60 (9.69%) Node.js
7 58 (9.37%) AngularJS
8 49 (7.92%) Dropwizard
9 45 (7.27%) Gherkin
10 42 (6.79%) React
11 37 (5.98%) ASP.NET
12 36 (5.82%) RabbitMQ
12 36 (5.82%) RESTful
12 36 (5.82%) XML
13 32 (5.17%) jQuery
14 30 (4.85%) Kafka
14 30 (4.85%) REST
14 30 (4.85%) SOAP
15 27 (4.36%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 48 (7.75%) Greenfield Project
2 43 (6.95%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (5.49%) Mobile App
4 18 (2.91%) User Experience
5 17 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (2.26%) Fintech
7 12 (1.94%) Self-Motivation
8 10 (1.62%) Data Centre
9 6 (0.97%) RIA
10 5 (0.81%) Management Information System
11 4 (0.65%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.65%) Cloud Native
11 4 (0.65%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (0.65%) Life Science
12 3 (0.48%) EPoS
12 3 (0.48%) Mainframe
12 3 (0.48%) NHS
13 2 (0.32%) Virtual Team
14 1 (0.16%) Driving Licence
14 1 (0.16%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 43 (6.95%) Linux
2 33 (5.33%) Unix
3 22 (3.55%) Android
4 21 (3.39%) Windows
5 15 (2.42%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.32%) HPUX
6 2 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.32%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.16%) VMS
7 1 (0.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 376 (60.74%) Agile Software Development
2 171 (27.63%) TDD
3 160 (25.85%) Test Automation
4 128 (20.68%) Software Engineering
5 125 (20.19%) Continuous Integration
6 116 (18.74%) DevOps
7 97 (15.67%) BDD
7 97 (15.67%) Scrum
8 95 (15.35%) Microservices
9 84 (13.57%) Open Source
10 66 (10.66%) API Testing
11 57 (9.21%) Mentoring
11 57 (9.21%) OO
12 51 (8.24%) Problem-Solving
13 45 (7.27%) SDET
14 41 (6.62%) Software Testing
15 40 (6.46%) MVC
16 39 (6.30%) Configuration Management
17 37 (5.98%) Mobile Development
18 35 (5.65%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 252 (40.71%) C#
2 181 (29.24%) JavaScript
3 162 (26.17%) SQL
4 148 (23.91%) Python
5 88 (14.22%) C++
6 81 (13.09%) Java 8
6 81 (13.09%) PHP
7 57 (9.21%) Ruby
8 55 (8.89%) Scala
9 35 (5.65%) Kotlin
10 28 (4.52%) PL/SQL
11 25 (4.04%) T-SQL
12 23 (3.72%) Java 9
13 20 (3.23%) Bash Shell
14 19 (3.07%) Go
15 18 (2.91%) C
15 18 (2.91%) Perl
16 13 (2.10%) PowerShell
17 11 (1.78%) VB
18 7 (1.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 30 (4.85%) Degree
2 14 (2.26%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.29%) ISTQB
3 8 (1.29%) SC Cleared
4 6 (0.97%) AWS Certification
5 4 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.32%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.16%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.04%) QA
2 10 (1.62%) PMO
3 5 (0.81%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.81%) GDPR
4 3 (0.48%) SLA
5 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 84 (13.57%) Docker
2 3 (0.48%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.48%) HDFS
2 3 (0.48%) Terminal Server
3 2 (0.32%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.16%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 50 (8.08%) Kubernetes
2 40 (6.46%) Ansible
3 38 (6.14%) Terraform
4 27 (4.36%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (2.26%) Puppet
6 7 (1.13%) Docker Swarm
7 5 (0.81%) Kibana
8 4 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (0.48%) logstash
9 3 (0.48%) Oozie
9 3 (0.48%) Salt
10 2 (0.32%) CA Service Virtualization
10 2 (0.32%) Consul
10 2 (0.32%) Grafana
10 2 (0.32%) HP ALM
10 2 (0.32%) Packer
10 2 (0.32%) Prometheus
11 1 (0.16%) CFEngine
11 1 (0.16%) linkerd
11 1 (0.16%) Rancher
Vendors
1 62 (10.02%) Oracle
2 31 (5.01%) Microsoft
3 20 (3.23%) Google
4 13 (2.10%) Xamarin
5 6 (0.97%) IBM
5 6 (0.97%) Splunk
5 6 (0.97%) Sybase
6 5 (0.81%) AppDynamics
6 5 (0.81%) Sage
6 5 (0.81%) SAP
7 4 (0.65%) Citrix
7 4 (0.65%) HP
7 4 (0.65%) Infor
7 4 (0.65%) JD Edwards
7 4 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.32%) CA
8 2 (0.32%) Cloudera
8 2 (0.32%) Hortonworks
8 2 (0.32%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.32%) Sun