Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 14 13
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 775 858 1173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 11.88% 11.08% 12.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.39% 22.15% 24.02%
Number of salaries quoted 708 724 1010
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +9.41%
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,000 £30,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 3313 3873 4883
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 50.78% 50.01% 52.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2877 3382 3983
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 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £59,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +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 18 October 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 18 October 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 +1 670 £50,000 +5.26% 64
Bradford -16 38 £32,250 -30.65% 5
Halifax +24 14 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Wakefield +1 8 £36,250 -9.38% 1
Huddersfield +7 5 £35,500 -11.25%
Wetherby +1 3 £40,000 +9.59%
Ilkley - 3 £40,000 -
Bingley - 3 £33,500 - 3
Castleford +6 1 £45,000 +50.00%
Elland - 1 £25,000 - 1
Batley - 1 £24,000 -
Pontefract - 1 £45,000 -
Java
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 439 (56.65%) Agile Software Development
2 287 (37.03%) SQL
3 283 (36.52%) JavaScript
4 229 (29.55%) C#
5 210 (27.10%) Test Automation
6 208 (26.84%) HTML
7 191 (24.65%) Git (software)
8 186 (24.00%) Software Engineering
9 171 (22.06%) TDD
10 166 (21.42%) Spring
11 164 (21.16%) CSS
12 163 (21.03%) Python
13 151 (19.48%) OO
14 149 (19.23%) Scrum
15 138 (17.81%) Web Services
16 137 (17.68%) Continuous Integration
17 132 (17.03%) Selenium
18 129 (16.65%) XML
19 126 (16.26%) PHP
20 125 (16.13%) .NET
21 117 (15.10%) Jenkins
22 113 (14.58%) Subversion
23 110 (14.19%) C++
23 110 (14.19%) AngularJS
24 108 (13.94%) Linux
25 106 (13.68%) BDD
26 105 (13.55%) DevOps
27 104 (13.42%) Hibernate
28 100 (12.90%) SDLC
28 100 (12.90%) NoSQL

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 93 (12.00%) Tomcat
2 25 (3.23%) Apache
3 23 (2.97%) JBoss
3 23 (2.97%) WebLogic
4 20 (2.58%) Confluence
5 18 (2.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 14 (1.81%) Jetty
7 11 (1.42%) Apache Spark
8 10 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (1.03%) Tornado
10 7 (0.90%) WebSphere
10 7 (0.90%) WordPress
11 5 (0.65%) CMS
11 5 (0.65%) nginx
12 4 (0.52%) Drupal
12 4 (0.52%) IIS
12 4 (0.52%) SharePoint
13 3 (0.39%) Joomla!
13 3 (0.39%) NetWeaver
13 3 (0.39%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 13 (1.68%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (1.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.26%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.77%) Aligne
2 6 (0.77%) Maximo
3 5 (0.65%) Magento
3 5 (0.65%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.26%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 63 (8.13%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (4.65%) GitHub
3 25 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (2.32%) Google Cloud Platform
5 14 (1.81%) SaaS
6 12 (1.55%) AWS CloudFormation
7 11 (1.42%) Office 365
8 9 (1.16%) IaaS
8 9 (1.16%) Loggly
8 9 (1.16%) Sumo Logic
9 8 (1.03%) G Suite
10 6 (0.77%) Slack
11 5 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
12 2 (0.26%) AWS Lambda
13 1 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
13 1 (0.13%) Amazon EMR
13 1 (0.13%) Firebase
13 1 (0.13%) Google Play
13 1 (0.13%) IBM Cloud
13 1 (0.13%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.03%) AMQP
2 7 (0.90%) HTTP
2 7 (0.90%) Internet
3 5 (0.65%) Ethernet
3 5 (0.65%) Firewall
3 5 (0.65%) OpenLDAP
4 4 (0.52%) SMS
5 3 (0.39%) Network Security
5 3 (0.39%) SSL
6 2 (0.26%) DHCP
6 2 (0.26%) DMZ
6 2 (0.26%) LDAP
6 2 (0.26%) PuTTY
6 2 (0.26%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.26%) WinSCP
6 2 (0.26%) Wireless
6 2 (0.26%) Wireless Security
6 2 (0.26%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.13%) DNS
7 1 (0.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (12.90%) NoSQL
2 80 (10.32%) MySQL
3 77 (9.94%) SQL Server
4 44 (5.68%) Relational Database
5 34 (4.39%) MongoDB
6 33 (4.26%) Big Data
7 32 (4.13%) Redis
7 32 (4.13%) Riak
8 29 (3.74%) Apache Cassandra
8 29 (3.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 25 (3.23%) Hadoop
9 25 (3.23%) Oracle Database
9 25 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
10 18 (2.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 16 (2.06%) SQL Server 2016
12 15 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
13 13 (1.68%) Couchbase
14 9 (1.16%) RDBMS
15 7 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 5 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 191 (24.65%) Git (software)
2 132 (17.03%) Selenium
3 117 (15.10%) Jenkins
4 113 (14.58%) Subversion
5 94 (12.13%) Cucumber
6 85 (10.97%) Maven
7 54 (6.97%) JIRA
8 52 (6.71%) Mercurial
9 50 (6.45%) WebDriver
10 40 (5.16%) JUnit
11 32 (4.13%) Visual Studio
12 26 (3.35%) NUnit
13 25 (3.23%) MSTest
14 24 (3.10%) JBehave
14 24 (3.10%) JMeter
15 23 (2.97%) Eclipse
16 22 (2.84%) SoapUI
17 20 (2.58%) Mockito
18 19 (2.45%) LoadRunner
18 19 (2.45%) SpecFlow
General
1 86 (11.10%) Finance
2 60 (7.74%) Advertising
3 48 (6.19%) Games
4 31 (4.00%) Retail
5 13 (1.68%) Telecoms
6 7 (0.90%) Banking
7 6 (0.77%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.65%) Financial Institution
8 5 (0.65%) Marketing
9 3 (0.39%) Publishing
10 1 (0.13%) Legal
10 1 (0.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 340 (43.87%) Developer
2 206 (26.58%) Java Developer
3 109 (14.06%) Software Engineer
4 87 (11.23%) Java Engineer
5 71 (9.16%) Tester
6 67 (8.65%) Senior Developer
7 66 (8.52%) Automation Tester
8 64 (8.26%) Java Software Engineer
9 59 (7.61%) Architect
10 52 (6.71%) Analyst
11 48 (6.19%) Senior Software Engineer
12 47 (6.06%) Senior Java Developer
13 46 (5.94%) Senior Java Engineer
14 44 (5.68%) Senior Java Software Engineer
15 35 (4.52%) Solutions Architect
16 28 (3.61%) Principal Engineer
17 27 (3.48%) Consultant
17 27 (3.48%) Senior Automation Tester
17 27 (3.48%) Senior Tester
18 25 (3.23%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 208 (26.84%) HTML
2 166 (21.42%) Spring
3 164 (21.16%) CSS
4 138 (17.81%) Web Services
5 129 (16.65%) XML
6 125 (16.13%) .NET
7 110 (14.19%) AngularJS
8 104 (13.42%) Hibernate
9 90 (11.61%) SOAP
10 87 (11.23%) RESTful
11 86 (11.10%) jQuery
12 74 (9.55%) Node.js
13 65 (8.39%) J2EE
14 55 (7.10%) REST
15 49 (6.32%) React
16 47 (6.06%) HTML5
17 43 (5.55%) ASP.NET
18 41 (5.29%) Gherkin
19 38 (4.90%) Spring Boot
20 34 (4.39%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 44 (5.68%) Algorithms
2 43 (5.55%) Data Structures
3 29 (3.74%) User Experience
4 28 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (3.61%) Computer Science
5 25 (3.23%) Fintech
6 24 (3.10%) Greenfield Project
7 18 (2.32%) Linux Command Line
8 12 (1.55%) Mobile App
9 11 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (1.03%) AS400
10 8 (1.03%) Smart Meter
11 7 (0.90%) Public Cloud
12 6 (0.77%) Hedge funds
12 6 (0.77%) Online Games
13 5 (0.65%) iPad
14 4 (0.52%) Internet of Things
15 3 (0.39%) Credit Risk
15 3 (0.39%) iPhone
16 2 (0.26%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 108 (13.94%) Linux
2 59 (7.61%) Windows
3 50 (6.45%) Android
4 20 (2.58%) Apple iOS
5 16 (2.06%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 13 (1.68%) Unix
7 11 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (1.16%) Windows 7
9 8 (1.03%) AIX
9 8 (1.03%) Solaris
9 8 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (0.65%) Embedded Linux
11 4 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (0.52%) Windows Server
12 2 (0.26%) CentOS
12 2 (0.26%) Debian
12 2 (0.26%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 439 (56.65%) Agile Software Development
2 210 (27.10%) Test Automation
3 186 (24.00%) Software Engineering
4 171 (22.06%) TDD
5 151 (19.48%) OO
6 149 (19.23%) Scrum
7 137 (17.68%) Continuous Integration
8 106 (13.68%) BDD
9 105 (13.55%) DevOps
10 100 (12.90%) SDLC
11 79 (10.19%) Mentoring
12 58 (7.48%) Test Scripting
13 52 (6.71%) Kanban
14 51 (6.58%) MVC
15 46 (5.94%) DSDM
16 44 (5.68%) Pair Programming
17 40 (5.16%) Configuration Management
17 40 (5.16%) RUP
18 38 (4.90%) UML
18 38 (4.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 287 (37.03%) SQL
2 283 (36.52%) JavaScript
3 229 (29.55%) C#
4 163 (21.03%) Python
5 126 (16.26%) PHP
6 110 (14.19%) C++
7 82 (10.58%) Ruby
8 45 (5.81%) Bash Shell
8 45 (5.81%) Scala
9 39 (5.03%) PL/SQL
10 35 (4.52%) T-SQL
11 24 (3.10%) Go
12 19 (2.45%) C
13 9 (1.16%) Shell Script
14 8 (1.03%) Perl
14 8 (1.03%) VB.NET
15 7 (0.90%) Clojure
15 7 (0.90%) ES6
15 7 (0.90%) VB
15 7 (0.90%) VC++
Qualifications
1 73 (9.42%) Degree
2 19 (2.45%) ISTQB
3 16 (2.06%) ISEB
4 15 (1.94%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (0.77%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.52%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.26%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.26%) CHECK Team Leader
8 2 (0.26%) CREST Certified
8 2 (0.26%) OSCP
8 2 (0.26%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.26%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.13%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.13%) CEH
9 1 (0.13%) CHECK Team Member
9 1 (0.13%) CISA
9 1 (0.13%) CISSP
9 1 (0.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.45%) QA
2 2 (0.26%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.13%) HL7
3 1 (0.13%) PSD2
3 1 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 66 (8.52%) Docker
2 4 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.26%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (0.26%) vSphere
4 1 (0.13%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.13%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.13%) RACF
4 1 (0.13%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 55 (7.10%) Puppet
2 50 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
3 47 (6.06%) Ansible
4 13 (1.68%) Salt
5 10 (1.29%) Nagios
6 9 (1.16%) Prometheus
6 9 (1.16%) ZABBIX
7 3 (0.39%) Kubernetes
8 2 (0.26%) Grafana
8 2 (0.26%) Packer
8 2 (0.26%) Rancher
8 2 (0.26%) Terraform
9 1 (0.13%) CFEngine
9 1 (0.13%) HP SiteScope
9 1 (0.13%) Kibana
9 1 (0.13%) logstash
9 1 (0.13%) Mesos
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 88 (11.35%) Oracle
2 71 (9.16%) Microsoft
3 42 (5.42%) Google
4 18 (2.32%) Adobe
5 16 (2.06%) Rackspace
6 15 (1.94%) Red Hat
6 15 (1.94%) SAP
6 15 (1.94%) Zend
7 13 (1.68%) Splunk
8 12 (1.55%) VMware
9 10 (1.29%) New Relic
10 9 (1.16%) Remedy
10 9 (1.16%) SaltStack
11 6 (0.77%) hybris
11 6 (0.77%) IBM
11 6 (0.77%) Infor
11 6 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (0.65%) EnterpriseDB
13 4 (0.52%) MuleSoft
13 4 (0.52%) Xamarin