Period
to 22 August 2019

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 22 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 14 10 13
Rank change year-on-year -4 +3 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 528 900 891
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 11.91% 14.65% 12.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.75% 27.69% 24.50%
Number of salaries quoted 436 796 798
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.11% -7.50% -
10th Percentile £34,875 £32,125 £31,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £68,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £46,250 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.78% -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 2,321 3,250 3,637
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 52.36% 52.91% 52.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2,008 2,818 3,160
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year +1.18% +3.03% +3.13%

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 22 August 2019.

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 22 August 2019. 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 -4 434 £50,000 +5.26% 97
Halifax -4 21 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Wakefield +4 19 £38,000 -10.59% 3
Bradford -11 18 £47,500 - 5
Huddersfield -2 9 - - 2
Pontefract -4 5 - -
Bingley - 3 £62,500 -
Sowerby Bridge - 1 - -
Elland - 1 £50,000 -
Java
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, 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.

1 318 (60.23%) Agile Software Development
2 194 (36.74%) C#
3 182 (34.47%) Software Engineering
4 170 (32.20%) Test Automation
5 157 (29.73%) Python
6 137 (25.95%) Spring
7 130 (24.62%) DevOps
8 123 (23.30%) Mentoring
8 123 (23.30%) TDD
9 120 (22.73%) SQL
9 120 (22.73%) AWS
10 119 (22.54%) Continuous Integration
11 112 (21.21%) Selenium
11 112 (21.21%) JavaScript
12 101 (19.13%) Scrum
13 97 (18.37%) Jenkins
14 95 (17.99%) .NET
15 88 (16.67%) PHP
15 88 (16.67%) Docker
16 85 (16.10%) Microservices
17 84 (15.91%) Kubernetes
18 80 (15.15%) BDD
19 79 (14.96%) Spring Boot
20 77 (14.58%) C++
21 75 (14.20%) Cucumber
22 68 (12.88%) Finance
23 67 (12.69%) Azure
24 66 (12.50%) Git (software)
25 61 (11.55%) Scala
26 59 (11.17%) MySQL

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 20 (3.79%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (3.22%) Tomcat
3 16 (3.03%) CMS
4 15 (2.84%) nginx
5 10 (1.89%) Apache Spark
6 9 (1.70%) Confluence
7 8 (1.52%) Apache
8 7 (1.33%) Cloud Foundry
8 7 (1.33%) IIS
8 7 (1.33%) JBoss
9 6 (1.14%) SharePoint
9 6 (1.14%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.95%) Sitecore CMS
10 5 (0.95%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.76%) Apache ServiceMix
11 4 (0.76%) ColdFusion
11 4 (0.76%) Mule
12 1 (0.19%) Drupal
12 1 (0.19%) WebLogic Portal
12 1 (0.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (1.89%) Chatbot
2 3 (0.57%) EngageOne
3 1 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.19%) InDesign
3 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.19%) Maximo
1 1 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 120 (22.73%) AWS
2 67 (12.69%) Azure
3 27 (5.11%) G Suite
3 27 (5.11%) Office 365
4 21 (3.98%) GitHub
5 18 (3.41%) GCP
6 8 (1.52%) SaaS
7 6 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (1.14%) PaaS
8 5 (0.95%) Amazon EMR
9 4 (0.76%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (0.76%) IaaS
10 3 (0.57%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.57%) Slack
11 2 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.38%) Amazon ECS
11 2 (0.38%) Google App Engine
11 2 (0.38%) Google Compute Engine
11 2 (0.38%) Power Platform
12 1 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.70%) HTTP
2 5 (0.95%) FTP
3 4 (0.76%) DNS
4 3 (0.57%) Firewall
4 3 (0.57%) ICMP
4 3 (0.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.38%) SSH
6 1 (0.19%) DHCP
6 1 (0.19%) DLNA
6 1 (0.19%) Internet
6 1 (0.19%) IPsec
6 1 (0.19%) Network Security
6 1 (0.19%) SSL
6 1 (0.19%) UPnP
6 1 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (11.17%) MySQL
2 57 (10.80%) NoSQL
3 44 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
4 32 (6.06%) SQL Server
5 25 (4.73%) MongoDB
6 18 (3.41%) Big Data
7 14 (2.65%) DB2
7 14 (2.65%) Hadoop
8 13 (2.46%) Apache Cassandra
9 10 (1.89%) Apache Hive
10 9 (1.70%) Redis
10 9 (1.70%) Sqoop
11 8 (1.52%) Riak
12 5 (0.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 5 (0.95%) Blockchain
12 5 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (0.76%) HBase
14 3 (0.57%) Impala
14 3 (0.57%) MarkLogic
14 3 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 112 (21.21%) Selenium
2 97 (18.37%) Jenkins
3 75 (14.20%) Cucumber
4 66 (12.50%) Git (software)
5 46 (8.71%) WebDriver
6 44 (8.33%) SoapUI
7 35 (6.63%) Maven
8 32 (6.06%) JIRA
9 30 (5.68%) Appium
9 30 (5.68%) Gatling
9 30 (5.68%) JMeter
10 29 (5.49%) Ranorex
11 27 (5.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 27 (5.11%) Buildbot
11 27 (5.11%) NeoLoad
11 27 (5.11%) WATIR
11 27 (5.11%) WebLOAD
12 24 (4.55%) NUnit
13 22 (4.17%) SpecFlow
14 20 (3.79%) Subversion
General
1 68 (12.88%) Finance
2 30 (5.68%) Retail
3 22 (4.17%) Marketing
4 13 (2.46%) Games
5 11 (2.08%) Public Sector
6 9 (1.70%) Aerospace
7 8 (1.52%) Banking
8 3 (0.57%) Online Betting
9 2 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.38%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.38%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.19%) Advertising
10 1 (0.19%) Military
10 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 247 (46.78%) Developer
2 110 (20.83%) Software Engineer
3 103 (19.51%) Java Developer
4 79 (14.96%) Java Engineer
5 64 (12.12%) Java Software Engineer
6 61 (11.55%) Software Developer
7 59 (11.17%) Developer in Test
8 48 (9.09%) Senior Developer
9 46 (8.71%) Test Engineer
10 38 (7.20%) Test Automation Engineer
11 35 (6.63%) C# Developer
12 29 (5.49%) Tester
13 28 (5.30%) Test Automation Developer
14 26 (4.92%) Analyst
15 25 (4.73%) Senior Test Engineer
16 23 (4.36%) Python Developer
16 23 (4.36%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
17 22 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
18 21 (3.98%) Automation Tester
19 20 (3.79%) Senior Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (25.95%) Spring
2 95 (17.99%) .NET
3 79 (14.96%) Spring Boot
4 47 (8.90%) HTML
4 47 (8.90%) Web Services
5 45 (8.52%) REST
6 44 (8.33%) ASP.NET
7 42 (7.95%) CSS
8 41 (7.77%) Kafka
9 33 (6.25%) SOAP
10 30 (5.68%) RabbitMQ
11 28 (5.30%) AngularJS
11 28 (5.30%) Node.js
12 23 (4.36%) Gherkin
13 22 (4.17%) React
14 18 (3.41%) Vue.js
15 17 (3.22%) HTML5
16 16 (3.03%) Hibernate
17 15 (2.84%) ASP.NET MVC
17 15 (2.84%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 32 (6.06%) Mobile App
2 28 (5.30%) Greenfield Project
3 23 (4.36%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (4.36%) Self-Motivation
4 19 (3.60%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (2.27%) Algorithms
6 10 (1.89%) Data Structures
7 8 (1.52%) User Experience
8 5 (0.95%) NHS
9 4 (0.76%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (0.57%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.57%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.57%) Private Cloud
10 3 (0.57%) Public Cloud
10 3 (0.57%) W3C
11 2 (0.38%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.19%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.19%) New Media
12 1 (0.19%) Over-the-Top Content
12 1 (0.19%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 39 (7.39%) Linux
2 28 (5.30%) Android
3 19 (3.60%) Windows
4 15 (2.84%) Unix
5 10 (1.89%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.70%) Windows 10
6 9 (1.70%) Windows 7
6 9 (1.70%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.38%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 318 (60.23%) Agile Software Development
2 182 (34.47%) Software Engineering
3 170 (32.20%) Test Automation
4 130 (24.62%) DevOps
5 123 (23.30%) Mentoring
5 123 (23.30%) TDD
6 119 (22.54%) Continuous Integration
7 101 (19.13%) Scrum
8 85 (16.10%) Microservices
9 80 (15.15%) BDD
10 58 (10.98%) Open Source
11 52 (9.85%) OO
12 51 (9.66%) Software Testing
13 47 (8.90%) Kanban
14 45 (8.52%) Problem-Solving
15 42 (7.95%) SDET
16 40 (7.58%) API Testing
17 34 (6.44%) Configuration Management
18 31 (5.87%) DSDM
18 31 (5.87%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 194 (36.74%) C#
2 157 (29.73%) Python
3 120 (22.73%) SQL
4 112 (21.21%) JavaScript
5 88 (16.67%) PHP
6 77 (14.58%) C++
7 61 (11.55%) Scala
8 54 (10.23%) Ruby
9 51 (9.66%) Kotlin
10 49 (9.28%) Java 8
11 41 (7.77%) C
12 14 (2.65%) Objective-C
13 11 (2.08%) COBOL
13 11 (2.08%) JCL
14 10 (1.89%) Go
14 10 (1.89%) PL/SQL
14 10 (1.89%) T-SQL
15 9 (1.70%) Delphi
16 8 (1.52%) Perl
16 8 (1.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (5.87%) Degree
2 13 (2.46%) ISTQB
3 8 (1.52%) ISEB
4 6 (1.14%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.57%) CREST Certified
5 3 (0.57%) OSCP
6 2 (0.38%) GIAC
6 2 (0.38%) GPEN
6 2 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.38%) PhD
7 1 (0.19%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.19%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.19%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.70%) QA
2 1 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (0.19%) Dublin Core
2 1 (0.19%) GMP
2 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 88 (16.67%) Docker
2 9 (1.70%) HDFS
3 6 (1.14%) Apache Flume
4 3 (0.57%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 84 (15.91%) Kubernetes
2 38 (7.20%) Ansible
3 31 (5.87%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (5.87%) Terraform
4 22 (4.17%) Puppet
5 8 (1.52%) Kibana
6 6 (1.14%) logstash
6 6 (1.14%) Oozie
7 3 (0.57%) Packer
8 2 (0.38%) Grafana
8 2 (0.38%) Graphite
9 1 (0.19%) cPanel
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 1 (0.19%) Salt
Vendors
1 35 (6.63%) Google
2 28 (5.30%) Microsoft
3 18 (3.41%) Oracle
4 14 (2.65%) IBM
5 9 (1.70%) Cloudera
6 7 (1.33%) AppDynamics
6 7 (1.33%) OutSystems
7 6 (1.14%) Splunk
7 6 (1.14%) Xamarin
8 5 (0.95%) Sitecore
9 4 (0.76%) ForgeRock
9 4 (0.76%) Informatica
10 3 (0.57%) ServiceNow
10 3 (0.57%) UiPath
11 2 (0.38%) Okta
11 2 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.38%) SAP
11 2 (0.38%) Sun
11 2 (0.38%) Sybase
12 1 (0.19%) Cisco