Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 13 13
Rank change year-on-year +3 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 898 899 938
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 14.44% 13.01% 11.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.44% 24.62% 23.31%
Number of salaries quoted 793 807 789
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £65,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +5.88%

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 3,273 3,651 4,024
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 52.62% 52.84% 50.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2,842 3,175 3,436
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,025 £27,350 £27,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 +4 777 £47,500 -9.52% 90
Bradford +20 61 £47,500 +28.38% 5
Halifax +22 18 £42,500 - 3
Wakefield -3 17 £42,500 +30.77% 7
Huddersfield +10 16 £35,000 -1.41% 1
Batley +1 3 £42,500 +77.08% 1
Wetherby -6 2 £38,750 -3.13%
Pontefract +8 1 £37,500 -
Keighley -3 1 £24,500 -30.00%
Java
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 August 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.

1 589 (65.59%) Agile Software Development
2 349 (38.86%) C#
3 292 (32.52%) JavaScript
4 277 (30.85%) TDD
5 238 (26.50%) Spring
6 234 (26.06%) Test Automation
7 224 (24.94%) SQL
8 206 (22.94%) Python
9 184 (20.49%) CSS
10 183 (20.38%) Software Engineering
11 180 (20.04%) Finance
12 175 (19.49%) HTML
12 175 (19.49%) Selenium
13 171 (19.04%) Amazon AWS
14 166 (18.49%) .NET
15 158 (17.59%) BDD
16 157 (17.48%) PHP
17 154 (17.15%) Jenkins
18 148 (16.48%) Scrum
19 146 (16.26%) Oracle
20 141 (15.70%) Continuous Integration
21 140 (15.59%) DevOps
22 121 (13.47%) Git (software)
23 117 (13.03%) OO
24 110 (12.25%) AngularJS
25 109 (12.14%) MySQL
26 106 (11.80%) Web Services
26 106 (11.80%) Docker
27 102 (11.36%) Microservices
28 101 (11.25%) Spring Boot

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 61 (6.79%) Tomcat
2 19 (2.12%) Apache Spark
3 18 (2.00%) WebLogic
4 16 (1.78%) Apache
5 15 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
5 15 (1.67%) nginx
6 13 (1.45%) JBoss
7 12 (1.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 11 (1.22%) CMS
9 8 (0.89%) Moodle
9 8 (0.89%) WebSphere
10 7 (0.78%) Confluence
10 7 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (0.45%) OpenEdge
12 3 (0.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 3 (0.33%) Apache Pig
13 2 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.22%) SAS
13 2 (0.22%) Umbraco
13 2 (0.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 22 (2.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (1.34%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (1.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.33%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.22%) EViews
5 2 (0.22%) SPSS
6 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.11%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.11%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 6 (0.67%) Oracle ERP
1 6 (0.67%) Oracle Payables
1 6 (0.67%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.33%) SAP Business One
5 2 (0.22%) Infor LN
5 2 (0.22%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.11%) Magento
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 171 (19.04%) Amazon AWS
2 71 (7.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (2.45%) SaaS
4 20 (2.23%) GitHub
5 13 (1.45%) IaaS
5 13 (1.45%) PaaS
6 10 (1.11%) G Suite
6 10 (1.11%) Office 365
6 10 (1.11%) Slack
7 8 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (0.56%) Serverless
10 4 (0.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 3 (0.33%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.22%) Google App Engine
12 2 (0.22%) Loggly
12 2 (0.22%) npm
12 2 (0.22%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.56%) HTTP
2 6 (0.67%) Internet
2 6 (0.67%) MVNO
3 5 (0.56%) MQTT
4 3 (0.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.22%) SMS
6 1 (0.11%) Broadband
6 1 (0.11%) DLNA
6 1 (0.11%) Firewall
6 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.11%) UPnP
6 1 (0.11%) VPN
6 1 (0.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (12.14%) MySQL
2 83 (9.24%) NoSQL
3 47 (5.23%) PostgreSQL
4 46 (5.12%) MongoDB
5 33 (3.67%) SQL Server
6 32 (3.56%) Apache Cassandra
7 31 (3.45%) Hadoop
8 27 (3.01%) Relational Database
9 26 (2.90%) Redis
10 20 (2.23%) Big Data
11 17 (1.89%) Riak
12 16 (1.78%) Oracle Database
13 8 (0.89%) RDBMS
14 7 (0.78%) Azure SQL Database
15 6 (0.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
15 6 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
16 5 (0.56%) Apache Hive
17 4 (0.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 4 (0.45%) CouchDB
18 3 (0.33%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 175 (19.49%) Selenium
2 154 (17.15%) Jenkins
3 121 (13.47%) Git (software)
4 100 (11.14%) Cucumber
5 85 (9.47%) Maven
6 59 (6.57%) WebDriver
7 57 (6.35%) JIRA
8 53 (5.90%) Subversion
9 44 (4.90%) SoapUI
10 38 (4.23%) JUnit
11 36 (4.01%) JMeter
12 34 (3.79%) NUnit
13 26 (2.90%) Jasmine
14 24 (2.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 24 (2.67%) Protractor
15 20 (2.23%) Bitbucket
15 20 (2.23%) Mercurial
16 19 (2.12%) MSTest
16 19 (2.12%) SpecFlow
17 17 (1.89%) Ranorex
General
1 180 (20.04%) Finance
2 94 (10.47%) Retail
3 25 (2.78%) Marketing
4 19 (2.12%) Advertising
5 14 (1.56%) Telecoms
6 10 (1.11%) Financial Institution
7 7 (0.78%) Games
8 6 (0.67%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.45%) Banking
9 4 (0.45%) Electronics
9 4 (0.45%) Military
10 2 (0.22%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.11%) Billing
11 1 (0.11%) French Language
11 1 (0.11%) German Language
11 1 (0.11%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.11%) Local Government
11 1 (0.11%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 511 (56.90%) Developer
2 231 (25.72%) Java Developer
3 123 (13.70%) Software Engineer
4 96 (10.69%) Developer in Test
5 87 (9.69%) Software Developer
6 84 (9.35%) Senior Developer
7 72 (8.02%) Java Engineer
8 70 (7.80%) Architect
9 58 (6.46%) Tester
10 56 (6.24%) Analyst
11 53 (5.90%) Automation Tester
11 53 (5.90%) Java Software Engineer
12 45 (5.01%) Lead Developer
13 44 (4.90%) Junior
14 43 (4.79%) Senior Java Developer
15 41 (4.57%) Test Engineer
16 35 (3.90%) Developer/Software Engineer
17 34 (3.79%) Junior Developer
18 32 (3.56%) Test Automation Developer
19 26 (2.90%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 238 (26.50%) Spring
2 184 (20.49%) CSS
3 175 (19.49%) HTML
4 166 (18.49%) .NET
5 110 (12.25%) AngularJS
6 106 (11.80%) Web Services
7 101 (11.25%) Spring Boot
8 95 (10.58%) Node.js
9 90 (10.02%) RESTful
10 81 (9.02%) Hibernate
11 79 (8.80%) jQuery
12 77 (8.57%) XML
13 62 (6.90%) React
14 58 (6.46%) HTML5
14 58 (6.46%) REST
15 55 (6.12%) SOAP
16 52 (5.79%) RabbitMQ
17 42 (4.68%) J2EE
18 41 (4.57%) Dropwizard
19 40 (4.45%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 65 (7.24%) Greenfield Project
2 57 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (4.68%) User Experience
4 35 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
5 29 (3.23%) Mobile App
6 23 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
7 18 (2.00%) Computer Science
8 14 (1.56%) NHS
9 13 (1.45%) Linux Command Line
10 12 (1.34%) Management Information System
11 10 (1.11%) Fintech
12 9 (1.00%) Hybrid Cloud
13 7 (0.78%) EPoS
14 6 (0.67%) Cloud Native
15 5 (0.56%) Client/Server
15 5 (0.56%) Life Science
16 4 (0.45%) Digital TV
16 4 (0.45%) RIA
17 3 (0.33%) Algorithms
17 3 (0.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 91 (10.13%) Linux
2 40 (4.45%) Unix
3 36 (4.01%) Android
4 32 (3.56%) Windows
5 25 (2.78%) Apple iOS
6 12 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (1.34%) Windows 7
7 8 (0.89%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (0.33%) CentOS
8 3 (0.33%) Debian
9 2 (0.22%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.22%) VMS
9 2 (0.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 589 (65.59%) Agile Software Development
2 277 (30.85%) TDD
3 234 (26.06%) Test Automation
4 183 (20.38%) Software Engineering
5 158 (17.59%) BDD
6 148 (16.48%) Scrum
7 141 (15.70%) Continuous Integration
8 140 (15.59%) DevOps
9 117 (13.03%) OO
10 102 (11.36%) Microservices
11 92 (10.24%) SDLC
12 90 (10.02%) Problem-Solving
13 79 (8.80%) Mentoring
14 73 (8.13%) Open Source
15 72 (8.02%) MVC
16 67 (7.46%) SDET
17 56 (6.24%) API Testing
18 54 (6.01%) UML
19 47 (5.23%) OOP
20 44 (4.90%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 349 (38.86%) C#
2 292 (32.52%) JavaScript
3 224 (24.94%) SQL
4 206 (22.94%) Python
5 157 (17.48%) PHP
6 99 (11.02%) Java 8
7 92 (10.24%) C++
8 75 (8.35%) Ruby
9 65 (7.24%) Scala
10 55 (6.12%) PL/SQL
11 32 (3.56%) Kotlin
12 28 (3.12%) C
12 28 (3.12%) Java 9
13 22 (2.45%) Go
14 21 (2.34%) T-SQL
15 20 (2.23%) Bash Shell
16 17 (1.89%) Perl
17 15 (1.67%) PowerShell
18 13 (1.45%) VB.NET
19 10 (1.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 59 (6.57%) Degree
2 16 (1.78%) Security Cleared
3 15 (1.67%) ISTQB
4 9 (1.00%) AWS Certification
5 7 (0.78%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (0.45%) Sun Certification
7 3 (0.33%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.22%) ISEB
8 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.22%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.11%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.11%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.11%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (10.36%) QA
2 3 (0.33%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.33%) GCP
3 2 (0.22%) GDPR
3 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.11%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.11%) SLA
System Software
1 106 (11.80%) Docker
2 3 (0.33%) OpenDJ
2 3 (0.33%) OpenIDM
3 2 (0.22%) Firmware
4 1 (0.11%) HDFS
4 1 (0.11%) LXC
4 1 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 51 (5.68%) Ansible
2 44 (4.90%) Kubernetes
3 32 (3.56%) Terraform
4 29 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
5 22 (2.45%) Puppet
6 9 (1.00%) Grafana
7 4 (0.45%) Nagios
8 3 (0.33%) Kibana
8 3 (0.33%) Prometheus
8 3 (0.33%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.22%) Cobbler
9 2 (0.22%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (0.22%) Packer
9 2 (0.22%) Rancher
9 2 (0.22%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.11%) Consul
10 1 (0.11%) Graphite
10 1 (0.11%) linkerd
10 1 (0.11%) Opsview
10 1 (0.11%) Salt
Vendors
1 146 (16.26%) Oracle
2 43 (4.79%) Microsoft
3 40 (4.45%) Google
4 30 (3.34%) Salesforce.com
5 12 (1.34%) Twitter
6 11 (1.22%) Remedy
7 9 (1.00%) Capita
7 9 (1.00%) Red Hat
8 8 (0.89%) Blackboard
9 7 (0.78%) Apigee
10 6 (0.67%) Adobe
10 6 (0.67%) New Relic
10 6 (0.67%) Xamarin
11 5 (0.56%) SAP
11 5 (0.56%) Sun
11 5 (0.56%) Sybase
12 4 (0.45%) IBM
13 3 (0.33%) Micro Focus
13 3 (0.33%) Sage
13 3 (0.33%) Zend