Period
to 23 March 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 23 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 13 11 13
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 551 923 897
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 11.80% 13.24% 12.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.13% 25.80% 23.67%
Number of salaries quoted 455 854 784
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £28,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,937 £67,000 £67,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 2,382 3,578 3,789
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 51.02% 51.32% 52.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2,055 3,210 3,382
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £58,750
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 23 March 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 23 March 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 -3 446 £47,500 -5.00% 54
Bradford +4 31 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Halifax +11 21 £45,000 +9.09% 2
Wakefield +8 16 £25,000 -16.67%
Pontefract -1 8 - -
Wetherby -2 5 £40,000 +14.29%
Java
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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.

1 350 (63.52%) Agile Software Development
2 196 (35.57%) C#
3 159 (28.86%) Software Engineering
4 158 (28.68%) Test Automation
5 153 (27.77%) SQL
5 153 (27.77%) Python
6 151 (27.40%) TDD
7 145 (26.32%) JavaScript
8 142 (25.77%) DevOps
9 141 (25.59%) Jenkins
10 136 (24.68%) Continuous Integration
11 117 (21.23%) Spring
12 114 (20.69%) Selenium
13 113 (20.51%) Amazon AWS
14 99 (17.97%) Scrum
15 94 (17.06%) Microservices
16 92 (16.70%) Spring Boot
17 90 (16.33%) C++
18 83 (15.06%) BDD
19 82 (14.88%) Scala
19 82 (14.88%) Docker
20 78 (14.16%) Mentoring
20 78 (14.16%) .NET
20 78 (14.16%) Finance
21 76 (13.79%) Open Source
22 75 (13.61%) Git (software)
23 73 (13.25%) NoSQL
24 72 (13.07%) Java 8
25 69 (12.52%) PHP
26 66 (11.98%) Node.js

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 18 (3.27%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (3.09%) nginx
3 15 (2.72%) Apache Spark
4 13 (2.36%) Tomcat
5 11 (2.00%) Confluence
6 7 (1.27%) Mule
7 5 (0.91%) Apache
7 5 (0.91%) Cloud Foundry
8 4 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (0.54%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.36%) ColdFusion
10 2 (0.36%) IIS
10 2 (0.36%) JBoss
10 2 (0.36%) OpenEdge
11 1 (0.18%) CMS
11 1 (0.18%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.18%) Jetty
11 1 (0.18%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (1.63%) Chatbot
2 3 (0.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.36%) Infor LN
1 2 (0.36%) Maximo
1 2 (0.36%) NetSuite
1 2 (0.36%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 113 (20.51%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (10.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (7.80%) GitHub
4 19 (3.45%) G Suite
4 19 (3.45%) Office 365
5 13 (2.36%) SaaS
6 10 (1.81%) Amazon SQS
6 10 (1.81%) AWS CodePipeline
7 9 (1.63%) Slack
8 8 (1.45%) PaaS
9 7 (1.27%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (0.91%) AWS Lambda
10 5 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (0.91%) Serverless
11 4 (0.73%) Amazon Kinesis
11 4 (0.73%) Amazon SageMaker
11 4 (0.73%) IaaS
11 4 (0.73%) npm
12 2 (0.36%) BlazeMeter
12 2 (0.36%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.90%) HTTP
2 15 (2.72%) Internet
3 4 (0.73%) FTP
4 2 (0.36%) ATM
4 2 (0.36%) Firewall
4 2 (0.36%) SMTP
4 2 (0.36%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.36%) Wireless
5 1 (0.18%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.18%) SMS
5 1 (0.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (13.25%) NoSQL
2 54 (9.80%) MySQL
3 47 (8.53%) MongoDB
4 40 (7.26%) PostgreSQL
5 34 (6.17%) Apache Cassandra
6 24 (4.36%) Hadoop
6 24 (4.36%) Relational Database
7 21 (3.81%) Big Data
8 19 (3.45%) Redis
8 19 (3.45%) Riak
9 18 (3.27%) SQL Server
10 16 (2.90%) Apache Hive
11 15 (2.72%) HBase
12 14 (2.54%) Spark SQL
12 14 (2.54%) Sqoop
13 11 (2.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 10 (1.81%) Data Lake
15 9 (1.63%) DB2
16 7 (1.27%) Blockchain
16 7 (1.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 141 (25.59%) Jenkins
2 114 (20.69%) Selenium
3 75 (13.61%) Git (software)
4 61 (11.07%) JIRA
5 54 (9.80%) Cucumber
6 46 (8.35%) WebDriver
7 40 (7.26%) SoapUI
8 35 (6.35%) NUnit
9 32 (5.81%) Maven
10 28 (5.08%) Subversion
11 27 (4.90%) Appium
11 27 (4.90%) JUnit
12 24 (4.36%) JMeter
13 21 (3.81%) Mercurial
13 21 (3.81%) Sonatype Nexus
14 20 (3.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 19 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
16 18 (3.27%) Ranorex
16 18 (3.27%) WATIR
16 18 (3.27%) WebLOAD
General
1 78 (14.16%) Finance
2 30 (5.44%) Retail
3 13 (2.36%) Marketing
4 12 (2.18%) Banking
5 8 (1.45%) Advertising
6 5 (0.91%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.73%) Back Office
7 4 (0.73%) Games
8 3 (0.54%) Local Government
9 2 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.36%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.18%) Automotive
10 1 (0.18%) Legal
10 1 (0.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 286 (51.91%) Developer
2 117 (21.23%) Java Developer
2 117 (21.23%) Software Engineer
3 69 (12.52%) Senior Developer
4 58 (10.53%) Developer in Test
5 47 (8.53%) Java Engineer
5 47 (8.53%) Software Developer
5 47 (8.53%) Test Engineer
6 44 (7.99%) Junior
7 43 (7.80%) Java Software Engineer
8 38 (6.90%) Tester
9 37 (6.72%) Junior Developer
10 34 (6.17%) Lead Developer
11 31 (5.63%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 29 (5.26%) Test Automation Engineer
13 25 (4.54%) Analyst
13 25 (4.54%) C# Developer
13 25 (4.54%) Test Automation Developer
14 24 (4.36%) Automation Tester
14 24 (4.36%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (21.23%) Spring
2 92 (16.70%) Spring Boot
3 78 (14.16%) .NET
4 66 (11.98%) Node.js
5 55 (9.98%) React
5 55 (9.98%) REST
5 55 (9.98%) Web Services
6 53 (9.62%) CSS
7 50 (9.07%) HTML
8 45 (8.17%) RESTful
9 44 (7.99%) AngularJS
10 42 (7.62%) Dropwizard
11 39 (7.08%) Kafka
12 38 (6.90%) XML
13 36 (6.53%) RabbitMQ
14 34 (6.17%) ASP.NET
15 32 (5.81%) SOAP
16 26 (4.72%) jQuery
17 24 (4.36%) Gherkin
18 19 (3.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 48 (8.71%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (6.35%) Mobile App
3 24 (4.36%) Greenfield Project
4 12 (2.18%) User Experience
5 11 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (2.00%) Fintech
6 10 (1.81%) Data Centre
7 9 (1.63%) Mainframe
8 8 (1.45%) RIA
9 6 (1.09%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.09%) Data Structures
9 6 (1.09%) Self-Motivation
10 5 (0.91%) NHS
11 2 (0.36%) Online Banking
11 2 (0.36%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.36%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.18%) Analytical Mindset
12 1 (0.18%) Cloud Native
12 1 (0.18%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.18%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 35 (6.35%) Linux
2 24 (4.36%) Android
3 22 (3.99%) Unix
4 14 (2.54%) Apple iOS
5 12 (2.18%) Windows
6 6 (1.09%) Mac OS
7 4 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.36%) HPUX
8 2 (0.36%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 350 (63.52%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (28.86%) Software Engineering
3 158 (28.68%) Test Automation
4 151 (27.40%) TDD
5 142 (25.77%) DevOps
6 136 (24.68%) Continuous Integration
7 99 (17.97%) Scrum
8 94 (17.06%) Microservices
9 83 (15.06%) BDD
10 78 (14.16%) Mentoring
11 76 (13.79%) Open Source
12 64 (11.62%) OO
13 52 (9.44%) Kanban
14 51 (9.26%) API Testing
15 49 (8.89%) Problem-Solving
16 47 (8.53%) SDET
17 38 (6.90%) Coaching
18 35 (6.35%) DSDM
19 34 (6.17%) Software Testing
20 31 (5.63%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 196 (35.57%) C#
2 153 (27.77%) Python
2 153 (27.77%) SQL
3 145 (26.32%) JavaScript
4 90 (16.33%) C++
5 82 (14.88%) Scala
6 72 (13.07%) Java 8
7 69 (12.52%) PHP
8 50 (9.07%) Ruby
9 47 (8.53%) Kotlin
10 29 (5.26%) C
11 23 (4.17%) T-SQL
12 18 (3.27%) PL/SQL
13 17 (3.09%) Go
14 16 (2.90%) Java 9
15 15 (2.72%) TypeScript
16 11 (2.00%) Perl
17 9 (1.63%) COBOL
17 9 (1.63%) JCL
18 7 (1.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (4.36%) Degree
2 13 (2.36%) ISTQB
3 8 (1.45%) Security Cleared
4 5 (0.91%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.73%) AWS Certification
5 4 (0.73%) CREST Certified
5 4 (0.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (0.73%) OSCP
6 2 (0.36%) CHECK Team Member
6 2 (0.36%) Cyber Scheme
6 2 (0.36%) GIAC
6 2 (0.36%) GPEN
6 2 (0.36%) ISEB
6 2 (0.36%) OSCE
7 1 (0.18%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.18%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.63%) QA
2 15 (2.72%) GDPR
3 10 (1.81%) PMO
4 4 (0.73%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.54%) SLA
6 2 (0.36%) WCAG
7 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 82 (14.88%) Docker
2 14 (2.54%) Apache Flume
2 14 (2.54%) HDFS
3 3 (0.54%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.54%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.18%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 58 (10.53%) Kubernetes
2 28 (5.08%) Ansible
2 28 (5.08%) Terraform
3 22 (3.99%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (2.54%) Oozie
5 3 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.54%) Puppet
6 2 (0.36%) CA Service Virtualization
6 2 (0.36%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (0.36%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (0.36%) HP ALM
6 2 (0.36%) Kibana
6 2 (0.36%) logstash
7 1 (0.18%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.18%) Rancher
7 1 (0.18%) Salt
Vendors
1 34 (6.17%) Oracle
2 27 (4.90%) Google
3 22 (3.99%) Microsoft
4 14 (2.54%) Cloudera
4 14 (2.54%) Hortonworks
4 14 (2.54%) Xamarin
5 12 (2.18%) IBM
6 9 (1.63%) AppDynamics
7 8 (1.45%) Splunk
8 4 (0.73%) Citrix
9 3 (0.54%) HP
10 2 (0.36%) CA
10 2 (0.36%) Cadence
10 2 (0.36%) Infor
10 2 (0.36%) JD Edwards
10 2 (0.36%) Perfecto Mobile
10 2 (0.36%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.36%) Sage
10 2 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.36%) Sybase