Period
to 23 January 2020

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 23 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 12 13 12
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 576 559 836
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 14.12% 11.62% 12.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.50% 23.16% 25.14%
Number of salaries quoted 520 464 775
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +2.04%
10th Percentile £35,750 £28,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £63,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +7.53%

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 2,021 2,414 3,326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 49.56% 50.19% 49.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1,784 2,037 2,947
West Yorkshire median annual salary £46,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +3.53% +2.41%
10th Percentile £28,825 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,350 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%

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 23 January 2020.

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 23 January 2020. 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 +7 502 £50,000 +5.26% 92
Bradford +4 26 £40,000 -20.00% 4
Wakefield +4 14 £46,000 +84.00% 1
Halifax +4 8 £45,000 -
Huddersfield +5 7 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Pontefract +5 6 £46,000 - 2
Bingley - 4 £62,500 - 1
Wetherby -10 3 £50,000 +25.00%
Java
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2020, 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.

1 282 (48.96%) Agile Software Development
2 206 (35.76%) Test Automation
3 174 (30.21%) Python
4 153 (26.56%) Software Engineering
5 151 (26.22%) JavaScript
5 151 (26.22%) Docker
6 145 (25.17%) DevOps
7 140 (24.31%) Spring
8 137 (23.78%) C#
9 134 (23.26%) AWS
10 123 (21.35%) Selenium
11 111 (19.27%) Microservices
12 106 (18.40%) TDD
13 104 (18.06%) SQL
14 103 (17.88%) Scrum
15 100 (17.36%) Spring Boot
16 98 (17.01%) Mentoring
17 97 (16.84%) Kubernetes
18 89 (15.45%) Jenkins
19 88 (15.28%) MySQL
20 82 (14.24%) Git (software)
21 78 (13.54%) Java 8
22 75 (13.02%) BDD
22 75 (13.02%) PHP
23 74 (12.85%) Finance
24 66 (11.46%) CSS
24 66 (11.46%) Web Services
24 66 (11.46%) Cucumber
24 66 (11.46%) Ansible
25 65 (11.28%) Android

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 16 (2.78%) Confluence
2 14 (2.43%) Apache Spark
3 7 (1.22%) Tomcat
4 6 (1.04%) CMS
5 5 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (0.69%) Apache
6 4 (0.69%) nginx
7 3 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (0.52%) Cloud Foundry
8 2 (0.35%) JBoss
8 2 (0.35%) Moodle
8 2 (0.35%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.35%) WebLogic Portal
8 2 (0.35%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.17%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.17%) Drupal
9 1 (0.17%) IIS
9 1 (0.17%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.17%) Mule
9 1 (0.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (1.91%) Chatbot
2 8 (1.39%) MS Visio
3 6 (1.04%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.17%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 134 (23.26%) AWS
2 59 (10.24%) Azure
3 24 (4.17%) GCP
4 17 (2.95%) Amazon S3
5 14 (2.43%) AWS CloudFormation
6 11 (1.91%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (1.74%) AWS IoT
7 10 (1.74%) Serverless
8 9 (1.56%) Amazon EMR
8 9 (1.56%) AWS Lambda
8 9 (1.56%) GitHub
9 8 (1.39%) SaaS
10 7 (1.22%) Amazon ECS
10 7 (1.22%) Route 53
11 6 (1.04%) Amazon Cognito
11 6 (1.04%) Amazon ELB
11 6 (1.04%) AWS CodeCommit
11 6 (1.04%) AWS CodeDeploy
11 6 (1.04%) Power Platform
11 6 (1.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.74%) RFID
2 7 (1.22%) DHCP
2 7 (1.22%) DNS
3 5 (0.87%) SSL
4 4 (0.69%) X.509
5 2 (0.35%) CTI
5 2 (0.35%) FTP
6 1 (0.17%) HTTP
6 1 (0.17%) Internet
6 1 (0.17%) IPsec
6 1 (0.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (15.28%) MySQL
2 57 (9.90%) NoSQL
3 46 (7.99%) PostgreSQL
4 34 (5.90%) SQL Server
5 32 (5.56%) MongoDB
6 21 (3.65%) DB2
6 21 (3.65%) Hadoop
7 19 (3.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 16 (2.78%) Big Data
8 16 (2.78%) Relational Database
9 11 (1.91%) Redis
10 10 (1.74%) Amazon RDS
10 10 (1.74%) Apache Hive
10 10 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (1.56%) Impala
11 9 (1.56%) Riak
12 6 (1.04%) MarkLogic
12 6 (1.04%) Power BI
13 5 (0.87%) Amazon Athena
13 5 (0.87%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 123 (21.35%) Selenium
2 89 (15.45%) Jenkins
3 82 (14.24%) Git (software)
4 66 (11.46%) Cucumber
5 55 (9.55%) WebDriver
6 54 (9.38%) Maven
7 46 (7.99%) SpecFlow
8 44 (7.64%) JIRA
9 43 (7.47%) JUnit
10 30 (5.21%) SoapUI
10 30 (5.21%) Team Foundation Server
11 25 (4.34%) Subversion
12 21 (3.65%) Gatling
13 20 (3.47%) Appium
14 18 (3.13%) NUnit
15 14 (2.43%) JMeter
16 13 (2.26%) TestNG
17 11 (1.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 11 (1.91%) Bitbucket
17 11 (1.91%) Eclipse
General
1 74 (12.85%) Finance
2 27 (4.69%) Marketing
3 18 (3.13%) Public Sector
4 15 (2.60%) Retail
5 11 (1.91%) Manufacturing
6 9 (1.56%) Games
7 3 (0.52%) Banking
7 3 (0.52%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.35%) Publishing
9 1 (0.17%) Advertising
9 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 238 (41.32%) Developer
2 113 (19.62%) Java Developer
3 90 (15.63%) Software Engineer
4 66 (11.46%) Senior Developer
5 63 (10.94%) Java Engineer
6 58 (10.07%) Test Engineer
7 46 (7.99%) Software Developer
8 44 (7.64%) Java Software Engineer
9 41 (7.12%) Test Automation Engineer
10 37 (6.42%) Developer in Test
10 37 (6.42%) DevOps Engineer
11 32 (5.56%) Tester
12 31 (5.38%) Senior Java Developer
13 30 (5.21%) Automation Tester
14 27 (4.69%) Analyst
15 26 (4.51%) Senior Software Engineer
16 25 (4.34%) Test Analyst
17 24 (4.17%) Architect
17 24 (4.17%) Senior Test Engineer
17 24 (4.17%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (24.31%) Spring
2 100 (17.36%) Spring Boot
3 66 (11.46%) CSS
3 66 (11.46%) Web Services
4 60 (10.42%) Node.js
5 55 (9.55%) .NET
5 55 (9.55%) HTML
6 53 (9.20%) REST
7 45 (7.81%) RESTful
8 42 (7.29%) AngularJS
8 42 (7.29%) Hibernate
9 33 (5.73%) Kafka
10 31 (5.38%) React
11 27 (4.69%) SOAP
12 26 (4.51%) JSON
13 23 (3.99%) Gherkin
14 21 (3.65%) XML
15 19 (3.30%) HTML5
15 19 (3.30%) J2EE
15 19 (3.30%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 54 (9.38%) Greenfield Project
2 44 (7.64%) Mobile App
3 28 (4.86%) Enterprise Software
4 20 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (2.43%) Self-Motivation
6 12 (2.08%) User Experience
7 10 (1.74%) Linux Command Line
8 8 (1.39%) NHS
9 5 (0.87%) Mainframe
9 5 (0.87%) Online Games
9 5 (0.87%) Video on Demand
10 4 (0.69%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.52%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.52%) PKI
11 3 (0.52%) Robotics
11 3 (0.52%) Video\Live Streaming
12 2 (0.35%) BBC
12 2 (0.35%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.35%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.35%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 65 (11.28%) Android
2 48 (8.33%) Linux
3 35 (6.08%) Windows
4 29 (5.03%) Apple iOS
5 21 (3.65%) Unix
6 8 (1.39%) Windows 7
6 8 (1.39%) Windows 8
7 7 (1.22%) Mac OS X
7 7 (1.22%) Windows Server
8 6 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (48.96%) Agile Software Development
2 206 (35.76%) Test Automation
3 153 (26.56%) Software Engineering
4 145 (25.17%) DevOps
5 111 (19.27%) Microservices
6 106 (18.40%) TDD
7 103 (17.88%) Scrum
8 98 (17.01%) Mentoring
9 75 (13.02%) BDD
10 62 (10.76%) Continuous Integration
11 55 (9.55%) Open Source
12 44 (7.64%) Kanban
12 44 (7.64%) Problem-Solving
13 39 (6.77%) Android Development
13 39 (6.77%) Artificial Intelligence
13 39 (6.77%) Software Testing
14 36 (6.25%) Mobile Development
15 35 (6.08%) OO
16 33 (5.73%) API Testing
16 33 (5.73%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 174 (30.21%) Python
2 151 (26.22%) JavaScript
3 137 (23.78%) C#
4 104 (18.06%) SQL
5 78 (13.54%) Java 8
6 75 (13.02%) PHP
7 63 (10.94%) Kotlin
8 47 (8.16%) Ruby
9 36 (6.25%) Scala
10 31 (5.38%) C++
11 23 (3.99%) Objective-C
12 20 (3.47%) Apple Swift
13 17 (2.95%) TypeScript
14 16 (2.78%) Go
15 13 (2.26%) C
16 12 (2.08%) COBOL
17 11 (1.91%) JCL
18 9 (1.56%) T-SQL
19 8 (1.39%) Bash Shell
20 4 (0.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 26 (4.51%) Degree
2 12 (2.08%) Security Cleared
3 9 (1.56%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.69%) Master's Degree
5 3 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.35%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.35%) PhD
7 1 (0.17%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.17%) CREST Certified
7 1 (0.17%) OSCP
7 1 (0.17%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.65%) QA
2 3 (0.52%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.17%) GMP
3 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 151 (26.22%) Docker
2 12 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (1.74%) HDFS
4 6 (1.04%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.35%) OpenAM
5 2 (0.35%) OpenIDM
6 1 (0.17%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 97 (16.84%) Kubernetes
2 66 (11.46%) Ansible
3 62 (10.76%) Terraform
4 59 (10.24%) Opscode Chef
5 28 (4.86%) Puppet
6 4 (0.69%) Packer
7 3 (0.52%) Hadoop YARN
7 3 (0.52%) Kibana
8 2 (0.35%) logstash
8 2 (0.35%) Mesos
9 1 (0.17%) cPanel
9 1 (0.17%) Grafana
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 40 (6.94%) Oracle
2 17 (2.95%) Microsoft
3 11 (1.91%) IBM
4 7 (1.22%) Cloudera
5 6 (1.04%) Citrix
5 6 (1.04%) Google
5 6 (1.04%) Splunk
6 5 (0.87%) Xamarin
7 4 (0.69%) Informatica
7 4 (0.69%) OutSystems
7 4 (0.69%) UiPath
8 3 (0.52%) AppDynamics
8 3 (0.52%) SAP
9 2 (0.35%) Apple
9 2 (0.35%) Avaya
9 2 (0.35%) Blackboard
9 2 (0.35%) Cisco
9 2 (0.35%) ForgeRock
9 2 (0.35%) Genesys
9 2 (0.35%) Tableau