Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 13 13
Rank change year-on-year +3 0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 921 967 961
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 13.83% 13.77% 11.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.87% 26.10% 21.85%
Number of salaries quoted 848 851 858
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.11% +2.78%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +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 3,428 3,705 4,398
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 51.48% 52.77% 52.05%
Number of salaries quoted 3,053 3,262 3,690
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +4 820 £50,000 0.00% 109
Bradford +8 70 £53,750 +47.26% 11
Halifax +11 11 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Wakefield -1 11 £43,750 +40.00% 2
Huddersfield +9 7 £32,500 -8.45% 2
Wetherby 0 3 £35,000 -12.50%
Pontefract +2 1 £37,500 +25.00%
Java
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 555 (60.26%) Agile Software Development
2 328 (35.61%) JavaScript
3 308 (33.44%) C#
4 281 (30.51%) TDD
5 246 (26.71%) Spring
6 242 (26.28%) SQL
7 223 (24.21%) CSS
8 220 (23.89%) Test Automation
9 219 (23.78%) PHP
10 209 (22.69%) Python
11 208 (22.58%) HTML
12 201 (21.82%) Software Engineering
13 184 (19.98%) Finance
14 168 (18.24%) .NET
15 167 (18.13%) BDD
16 163 (17.70%) OO
17 153 (16.61%) Continuous Integration
18 150 (16.29%) Oracle
18 150 (16.29%) Scrum
19 148 (16.07%) MySQL
20 139 (15.09%) AngularJS
21 137 (14.88%) Git (software)
22 129 (14.01%) Selenium
22 129 (14.01%) DevOps
23 121 (13.14%) Amazon AWS
24 114 (12.38%) Web Services
25 113 (12.27%) RESTful
26 108 (11.73%) XML
27 107 (11.62%) Jenkins
28 103 (11.18%) jQuery

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 69 (7.49%) Tomcat
2 20 (2.17%) Apache
3 18 (1.95%) nginx
3 18 (1.95%) WordPress
4 17 (1.85%) WebLogic
5 16 (1.74%) JBoss
6 15 (1.63%) Apache Spark
7 14 (1.52%) CMS
8 13 (1.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 10 (1.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 10 (1.09%) Oracle Workflow
10 8 (0.87%) Moodle
11 7 (0.76%) Confluence
11 7 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
12 5 (0.54%) SharePoint
13 4 (0.43%) Drupal
13 4 (0.43%) OpenEdge
14 2 (0.22%) Apache Pig
14 2 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (1.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (1.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.22%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.11%) HipChat
5 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (1.52%) Magento
2 6 (0.65%) CiviCRM
2 6 (0.65%) Oracle ERP
2 6 (0.65%) Oracle Payables
2 6 (0.65%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.11%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 121 (13.14%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (4.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (2.50%) GitHub
4 16 (1.74%) SaaS
5 11 (1.19%) Office 365
6 8 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (0.87%) PaaS
7 7 (0.76%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (0.76%) IaaS
8 5 (0.54%) G Suite
8 5 (0.54%) Slack
9 4 (0.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 4 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.33%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.22%) Loggly
11 2 (0.22%) npm
11 2 (0.22%) Sumo Logic
12 1 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.11%) Serverless
12 1 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (0.98%) HTTP
2 7 (0.76%) Firewall
3 6 (0.65%) MVNO
4 5 (0.54%) LAN
4 5 (0.54%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.54%) VPN
4 5 (0.54%) WAN
5 4 (0.43%) Internet
6 3 (0.33%) MQTT
7 2 (0.22%) Wireless
7 2 (0.22%) Wireless Security
7 2 (0.22%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.11%) AMQP
8 1 (0.11%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.11%) DHCP
8 1 (0.11%) DNS
8 1 (0.11%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.11%) SAN
8 1 (0.11%) SMS
8 1 (0.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (16.07%) MySQL
2 84 (9.12%) NoSQL
3 45 (4.89%) PostgreSQL
4 42 (4.56%) MongoDB
5 30 (3.26%) Relational Database
6 29 (3.15%) Big Data
7 26 (2.82%) Hadoop
7 26 (2.82%) Redis
8 23 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
9 17 (1.85%) SQL Server
10 13 (1.41%) Riak
11 12 (1.30%) Oracle Database
12 8 (0.87%) Data Lake
13 7 (0.76%) Azure SQL Database
13 7 (0.76%) RDBMS
14 6 (0.65%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 6 (0.65%) Oracle ODI
14 6 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
15 5 (0.54%) Apache Hive
15 5 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 137 (14.88%) Git (software)
2 129 (14.01%) Selenium
3 107 (11.62%) Jenkins
4 89 (9.66%) Cucumber
5 73 (7.93%) Maven
6 59 (6.41%) Subversion
7 51 (5.54%) JUnit
7 51 (5.54%) WebDriver
8 41 (4.45%) SoapUI
9 39 (4.23%) JIRA
10 27 (2.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 27 (2.93%) Jasmine
11 26 (2.82%) Ranorex
12 25 (2.71%) Mercurial
13 24 (2.61%) NUnit
14 23 (2.50%) JMeter
14 23 (2.50%) Mockito
15 22 (2.39%) Gradle
16 21 (2.28%) Protractor
16 21 (2.28%) SpecFlow
General
1 184 (19.98%) Finance
2 98 (10.64%) Retail
3 57 (6.19%) Advertising
4 25 (2.71%) Telecoms
5 17 (1.85%) Marketing
6 13 (1.41%) Games
7 10 (1.09%) Legal
8 7 (0.76%) Manufacturing
8 7 (0.76%) Multimedia
9 6 (0.65%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.54%) Electronics
11 4 (0.43%) Billing
11 4 (0.43%) Military
12 3 (0.33%) Banking
13 2 (0.22%) Publishing
14 1 (0.11%) Automotive
14 1 (0.11%) French Language
14 1 (0.11%) German Language
14 1 (0.11%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 524 (56.89%) Developer
2 248 (26.93%) Java Developer
3 107 (11.62%) Software Engineer
4 104 (11.29%) Senior Developer
5 75 (8.14%) Java Engineer
6 74 (8.03%) Software Developer
7 73 (7.93%) Architect
8 65 (7.06%) Developer in Test
9 59 (6.41%) Senior Java Developer
10 53 (5.75%) Tester
11 48 (5.21%) Java Software Engineer
12 46 (4.99%) PHP Developer
13 43 (4.67%) Automation Tester
14 33 (3.58%) Lead Developer
14 33 (3.58%) Technical Leader
15 32 (3.47%) Analyst
16 28 (3.04%) DevOps Engineer
16 28 (3.04%) Java Architect
17 27 (2.93%) Senior Java Engineer
17 27 (2.93%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 246 (26.71%) Spring
2 223 (24.21%) CSS
3 208 (22.58%) HTML
4 168 (18.24%) .NET
5 139 (15.09%) AngularJS
6 114 (12.38%) Web Services
7 113 (12.27%) RESTful
8 108 (11.73%) XML
9 103 (11.18%) jQuery
10 101 (10.97%) Hibernate
11 95 (10.31%) Node.js
12 87 (9.45%) React
13 75 (8.14%) Spring Boot
14 68 (7.38%) JSON
15 62 (6.73%) REST
16 61 (6.62%) SOAP
17 60 (6.51%) HTML5
18 51 (5.54%) J2EE
18 51 (5.54%) RabbitMQ
19 38 (4.13%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 49 (5.32%) User Experience
2 40 (4.34%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (3.91%) Greenfield Project
4 30 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
5 25 (2.71%) Self-Motivation
6 22 (2.39%) Mobile App
7 19 (2.06%) Linux Command Line
7 19 (2.06%) NHS
8 18 (1.95%) Computer Science
9 7 (0.76%) Fintech
9 7 (0.76%) Management Information System
10 6 (0.65%) Algorithms
10 6 (0.65%) Graphic Design
11 5 (0.54%) Digital Media
11 5 (0.54%) Hybrid Cloud
12 4 (0.43%) Data Structures
12 4 (0.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 4 (0.43%) EPoS
12 4 (0.43%) Photography
12 4 (0.43%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 99 (10.75%) Linux
2 44 (4.78%) Android
3 36 (3.91%) Unix
4 34 (3.69%) Apple iOS
5 27 (2.93%) Windows
6 23 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (1.19%) CentOS
7 11 (1.19%) Windows 7
8 9 (0.98%) Windows Mobile
9 8 (0.87%) Debian
10 1 (0.11%) SUSE
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 555 (60.26%) Agile Software Development
2 281 (30.51%) TDD
3 220 (23.89%) Test Automation
4 201 (21.82%) Software Engineering
5 167 (18.13%) BDD
6 163 (17.70%) OO
7 153 (16.61%) Continuous Integration
8 150 (16.29%) Scrum
9 129 (14.01%) DevOps
10 102 (11.07%) MVC
11 93 (10.10%) SDLC
12 80 (8.69%) Open Source
13 73 (7.93%) Mentoring
14 72 (7.82%) Problem-Solving
15 69 (7.49%) Microservices
16 66 (7.17%) UML
17 60 (6.51%) OOP
18 58 (6.30%) Kanban
19 55 (5.97%) DSDM
20 52 (5.65%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 328 (35.61%) JavaScript
2 308 (33.44%) C#
3 242 (26.28%) SQL
4 219 (23.78%) PHP
5 209 (22.69%) Python
6 89 (9.66%) Ruby
7 86 (9.34%) Java 8
8 82 (8.90%) C++
9 76 (8.25%) Scala
10 53 (5.75%) PL/SQL
11 37 (4.02%) Go
12 30 (3.26%) Kotlin
13 26 (2.82%) C
14 23 (2.50%) T-SQL
15 17 (1.85%) Java 9
16 15 (1.63%) Objective-C
17 14 (1.52%) Perl
18 13 (1.41%) Bash Shell
19 12 (1.30%) VB.NET
20 11 (1.19%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 49 (5.32%) Degree
2 18 (1.95%) Security Cleared
3 11 (1.19%) AWS Certification
3 11 (1.19%) SC Cleared
4 7 (0.76%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (0.76%) ISTQB
5 6 (0.65%) CREST Certified
6 4 (0.43%) PMI Certification
6 4 (0.43%) PMP
7 3 (0.33%) ISEB
8 2 (0.22%) APMP
8 2 (0.22%) CHECK Team Leader
8 2 (0.22%) CHECK Team Member
8 2 (0.22%) CISA
8 2 (0.22%) CISSP
8 2 (0.22%) OSCP
8 2 (0.22%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.11%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.11%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (9.66%) QA
2 10 (1.09%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.43%) GCP
3 4 (0.43%) SLA
4 2 (0.22%) GDPR
4 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.11%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.11%) HL7
System Software
1 97 (10.53%) Docker
2 3 (0.33%) Samba
3 1 (0.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.11%) OpenDJ
3 1 (0.11%) OpenIDM
3 1 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 42 (4.56%) Ansible
2 40 (4.34%) Kubernetes
3 37 (4.02%) Opscode Chef
4 31 (3.37%) Puppet
5 18 (1.95%) Terraform
6 9 (0.98%) Grafana
7 7 (0.76%) Nagios
8 6 (0.65%) Docker Swarm
8 6 (0.65%) ZABBIX
9 5 (0.54%) Packer
10 4 (0.43%) Consul
10 4 (0.43%) Graphite
10 4 (0.43%) Opsview
10 4 (0.43%) Salt
11 2 (0.22%) Cobbler
11 2 (0.22%) Prometheus
11 2 (0.22%) Rancher
11 2 (0.22%) Tivoli
12 1 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.11%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 150 (16.29%) Oracle
2 47 (5.10%) Salesforce.com
3 35 (3.80%) Microsoft
4 32 (3.47%) Google
5 18 (1.95%) Zend
6 16 (1.74%) Adobe
7 15 (1.63%) Red Hat
8 11 (1.19%) Capita
8 11 (1.19%) Remedy
8 11 (1.19%) Twitter
9 8 (0.87%) Apigee
9 8 (0.87%) Blackboard
10 6 (0.65%) Apple
10 6 (0.65%) New Relic
11 5 (0.54%) webMethods
11 5 (0.54%) Xamarin
12 4 (0.43%) hybris
12 4 (0.43%) Perforce
12 4 (0.43%) SAP
13 3 (0.33%) DoubleClick