Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 14 13
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 811 836 1242
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 11.87% 10.97% 13.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.71% 21.65% 25.08%
Number of salaries quoted 746 706 1084
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £67,050
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%

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 3421 3862 4953
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 50.07% 50.68% 53.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2992 3414 4075
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £59,550
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +9.59%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 +2 703 £50,000 +5.26% 58
Bradford -13 34 £32,250 -28.33% 6
Halifax +21 12 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Huddersfield +8 11 £45,000 +16.13% 3
Wakefield -5 7 £42,500 +6.25%
Bingley - 4 £41,750 -
Wetherby +1 3 £31,500 -13.70% 1
Ilkley - 3 £40,000 -
Elland - 2 £32,500 - 2
Castleford +9 1 £45,000 +50.00%
Batley - 1 £24,000 -
Pontefract - 1 £45,000 -
Pudsey - 1 - -
Java
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Java.

1 453 (55.86%) Agile Software Development
2 296 (36.50%) SQL
3 274 (33.79%) JavaScript
4 239 (29.47%) C#
5 235 (28.98%) Test Automation
6 232 (28.61%) HTML
7 196 (24.17%) Software Engineering
8 195 (24.04%) Git (software)
9 181 (22.32%) TDD
10 176 (21.70%) Python
11 171 (21.09%) CSS
12 160 (19.73%) Spring
13 158 (19.48%) Continuous Integration
14 156 (19.24%) OO
15 149 (18.37%) Scrum
16 143 (17.63%) Selenium
17 136 (16.77%) PHP
17 136 (16.77%) .NET
18 132 (16.28%) Web Services
19 125 (15.41%) XML
20 122 (15.04%) DevOps
21 120 (14.80%) Jenkins
22 117 (14.43%) BDD
23 116 (14.30%) SDLC
23 116 (14.30%) C++
24 115 (14.18%) Subversion
25 108 (13.32%) NoSQL
26 102 (12.58%) AngularJS
27 100 (12.33%) Cucumber
28 99 (12.21%) Hibernate

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 88 (10.85%) Tomcat
2 34 (4.19%) WebLogic
3 27 (3.33%) JBoss
4 23 (2.84%) Confluence
5 22 (2.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 20 (2.47%) Apache
7 17 (2.10%) Jetty
8 14 (1.73%) WebSphere
9 10 (1.23%) Apache Spark
10 9 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
11 8 (0.99%) Tornado
11 8 (0.99%) WordPress
12 7 (0.86%) SharePoint
13 6 (0.74%) nginx
13 6 (0.74%) Oracle 9iAS
13 6 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
14 4 (0.49%) CMS
14 4 (0.49%) IIS
15 3 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (0.99%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.25%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (1.11%) Magento
2 7 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.62%) SAP ERP
3 5 (0.62%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.12%) Aligne
4 1 (0.12%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 71 (8.75%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (5.80%) GitHub
3 29 (3.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
4 15 (1.85%) Office 365
5 12 (1.48%) AWS CloudFormation
6 10 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (1.11%) IaaS
8 8 (0.99%) G Suite
8 8 (0.99%) Loggly
8 8 (0.99%) SaaS
8 8 (0.99%) Sumo Logic
9 7 (0.86%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 6 (0.74%) Slack
11 4 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.25%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.25%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (0.25%) Google Analytics
13 1 (0.12%) Bluemix
13 1 (0.12%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 8 (0.99%) AMQP
1 8 (0.99%) Internet
2 6 (0.74%) Firewall
2 6 (0.74%) HTTP
2 6 (0.74%) TCP/IP
3 4 (0.49%) LAN
3 4 (0.49%) SSL
3 4 (0.49%) WAN
4 3 (0.37%) PuTTY
4 3 (0.37%) SMS
4 3 (0.37%) WinSCP
5 2 (0.25%) DHCP
5 2 (0.25%) DMZ
5 2 (0.25%) LDAP
5 2 (0.25%) Network Security
5 2 (0.25%) VPN
5 2 (0.25%) Wireless
5 2 (0.25%) Wireless Security
5 2 (0.25%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.12%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (13.32%) NoSQL
2 83 (10.23%) MySQL
3 61 (7.52%) SQL Server
4 42 (5.18%) MongoDB
5 40 (4.93%) Relational Database
6 32 (3.95%) Big Data
7 31 (3.82%) Riak
8 29 (3.58%) Hadoop
8 29 (3.58%) Redis
9 28 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
10 24 (2.96%) PostgreSQL
11 23 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 19 (2.34%) Oracle Database
13 17 (2.10%) Couchbase
14 15 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 13 (1.60%) SQL Server 2016
16 11 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
17 10 (1.23%) RDBMS
18 6 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
18 6 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 195 (24.04%) Git (software)
2 143 (17.63%) Selenium
3 120 (14.80%) Jenkins
4 115 (14.18%) Subversion
5 100 (12.33%) Cucumber
6 76 (9.37%) Maven
7 61 (7.52%) WebDriver
8 60 (7.40%) Mercurial
9 50 (6.17%) JIRA
10 32 (3.95%) Visual Studio
11 28 (3.45%) JUnit
12 27 (3.33%) SpecFlow
13 26 (3.21%) NUnit
14 25 (3.08%) Eclipse
14 25 (3.08%) MSTest
15 21 (2.59%) SoapUI
16 20 (2.47%) JBehave
17 18 (2.22%) TeamCity
18 17 (2.10%) Grunt
18 17 (2.10%) Vagrant
General
1 80 (9.86%) Finance
2 57 (7.03%) Advertising
3 33 (4.07%) Games
4 32 (3.95%) Retail
5 6 (0.74%) Banking
5 6 (0.74%) Manufacturing
6 5 (0.62%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.49%) Marketing
7 4 (0.49%) Multimedia
8 3 (0.37%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.37%) Publishing
9 2 (0.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 350 (43.16%) Developer
2 204 (25.15%) Java Developer
3 110 (13.56%) Software Engineer
4 88 (10.85%) Java Engineer
5 81 (9.99%) Tester
6 76 (9.37%) Automation Tester
7 68 (8.38%) Java Software Engineer
8 59 (7.27%) Architect
9 58 (7.15%) Senior Developer
10 57 (7.03%) Analyst
11 48 (5.92%) Senior Software Engineer
12 45 (5.55%) Senior Java Engineer
13 44 (5.43%) Senior Java Software Engineer
14 40 (4.93%) Senior Java Developer
15 33 (4.07%) Principal Engineer
15 33 (4.07%) Software Developer
15 33 (4.07%) Solutions Architect
16 28 (3.45%) C# Software Engineer
17 27 (3.33%) .NET Software Engineer
17 27 (3.33%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 232 (28.61%) HTML
2 171 (21.09%) CSS
3 160 (19.73%) Spring
4 136 (16.77%) .NET
5 132 (16.28%) Web Services
6 125 (15.41%) XML
7 102 (12.58%) AngularJS
8 99 (12.21%) Hibernate
9 85 (10.48%) SOAP
10 84 (10.36%) jQuery
11 78 (9.62%) RESTful
12 72 (8.88%) Node.js
13 69 (8.51%) J2EE
14 50 (6.17%) HTML5
14 50 (6.17%) REST
15 48 (5.92%) React
16 45 (5.55%) ASP.NET
16 45 (5.55%) Gherkin
17 37 (4.56%) Spring Boot
18 36 (4.44%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 43 (5.30%) Algorithms
2 42 (5.18%) Data Structures
3 29 (3.58%) User Experience
4 28 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 27 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
6 26 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
8 18 (2.22%) Fintech
9 14 (1.73%) Mobile App
10 11 (1.36%) Linux Command Line
11 7 (0.86%) AS400
11 7 (0.86%) Public Cloud
12 6 (0.74%) Hedge funds
13 4 (0.49%) Internet of Things
13 4 (0.49%) Online Games
14 3 (0.37%) iPhone
14 3 (0.37%) PMI
15 2 (0.25%) Client/Server
15 2 (0.25%) Device Driver
15 2 (0.25%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 99 (12.21%) Linux
2 54 (6.66%) Windows
3 50 (6.17%) Android
4 27 (3.33%) Apple iOS
5 22 (2.71%) Unix
6 16 (1.97%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 9 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (0.86%) AIX
8 7 (0.86%) Solaris
8 7 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (0.74%) Windows Server
10 4 (0.49%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.49%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.37%) CentOS
11 3 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.25%) Debian
12 2 (0.25%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.12%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 453 (55.86%) Agile Software Development
2 235 (28.98%) Test Automation
3 196 (24.17%) Software Engineering
4 181 (22.32%) TDD
5 158 (19.48%) Continuous Integration
6 156 (19.24%) OO
7 149 (18.37%) Scrum
8 122 (15.04%) DevOps
9 117 (14.43%) BDD
10 116 (14.30%) SDLC
11 81 (9.99%) Mentoring
12 63 (7.77%) Test Scripting
13 55 (6.78%) Kanban
14 50 (6.17%) DSDM
15 49 (6.04%) MVC
16 44 (5.43%) Configuration Management
16 44 (5.43%) RUP
17 42 (5.18%) UML
18 40 (4.93%) Pair Programming
19 37 (4.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 296 (36.50%) SQL
2 274 (33.79%) JavaScript
3 239 (29.47%) C#
4 176 (21.70%) Python
5 136 (16.77%) PHP
6 116 (14.30%) C++
7 96 (11.84%) Ruby
8 51 (6.29%) Scala
9 39 (4.81%) Bash Shell
10 36 (4.44%) T-SQL
11 35 (4.32%) PL/SQL
12 32 (3.95%) Go
13 12 (1.48%) C
14 10 (1.23%) Perl
15 9 (1.11%) VB.NET
16 8 (0.99%) Shell Script
17 7 (0.86%) VB
18 6 (0.74%) Assembly Language
19 5 (0.62%) PowerShell
19 5 (0.62%) VBA
Qualifications
1 70 (8.63%) Degree
2 16 (1.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (1.60%) ISTQB
4 11 (1.36%) Security Cleared
5 10 (1.23%) ISEB
6 4 (0.49%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.37%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.25%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.25%) CHECK Team Leader
8 2 (0.25%) CREST Certified
8 2 (0.25%) OSCP
9 1 (0.12%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.12%) CEH
9 1 (0.12%) CHECK Team Member
9 1 (0.12%) CISA
9 1 (0.12%) CISSP
9 1 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.12%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.22%) QA
2 6 (0.74%) HL7
3 3 (0.37%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.25%) SLA
5 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.12%) PSD2
System Software
1 79 (9.74%) Docker
2 3 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.37%) vSphere
3 2 (0.25%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.25%) Terminal Server
3 2 (0.25%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.12%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.12%) KVM
4 1 (0.12%) RACF
4 1 (0.12%) Samba
Systems Management
1 62 (7.64%) Puppet
2 57 (7.03%) Ansible
3 56 (6.91%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (1.36%) Terraform
5 10 (1.23%) Kubernetes
6 9 (1.11%) Nagios
6 9 (1.11%) Salt
7 8 (0.99%) Prometheus
7 8 (0.99%) ZABBIX
8 5 (0.62%) Docker Swarm
9 4 (0.49%) Packer
10 2 (0.25%) Rancher
11 1 (0.12%) Grafana
11 1 (0.12%) HP SiteScope
11 1 (0.12%) Mesos
11 1 (0.12%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 93 (11.47%) Oracle
2 73 (9.00%) Microsoft
3 37 (4.56%) Google
4 22 (2.71%) Adobe
5 18 (2.22%) SAP
6 16 (1.97%) New Relic
7 14 (1.73%) Zend
8 13 (1.60%) Rackspace
8 13 (1.60%) VMware
9 12 (1.48%) Red Hat
10 11 (1.36%) hybris
10 11 (1.36%) Splunk
11 10 (1.23%) IBM
12 9 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (0.99%) SaltStack
14 7 (0.86%) webMethods
15 6 (0.74%) BEA
15 6 (0.74%) Xamarin
16 4 (0.49%) MuleSoft
16 4 (0.49%) Remedy