Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 13 13
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 878 839 1,096
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 12.77% 11.71% 12.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.47% 22.72% 22.53%
Number of salaries quoted 816 724 1,003
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £29,050
90th Percentile £66,625 £67,500 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +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 3,447 3,692 4,864
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 50.13% 51.53% 53.88%
Number of salaries quoted 3,084 3,279 4,066
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,075 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £58,625
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +2 795 £50,000 - 102
Bradford +1 43 £55,000 +37.50% 10
Halifax +7 10 £30,000 -30.64% 3
Huddersfield +1 10 £47,500 +18.75%
Wakefield -5 4 £30,000 -20.00% 3
Wetherby +1 3 £35,000 -12.50%
Elland - 2 £32,500 - 1
Bingley - 2 £41,750 - 1
Pudsey - 1 - -
Java
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 481 (54.78%) Agile Software Development
2 299 (34.05%) JavaScript
3 261 (29.73%) SQL
4 240 (27.33%) Test Automation
5 239 (27.22%) Software Engineering
6 237 (26.99%) HTML
7 228 (25.97%) C#
8 218 (24.83%) TDD
9 196 (22.32%) Spring
10 192 (21.87%) CSS
11 188 (21.41%) OO
12 187 (21.30%) PHP
13 177 (20.16%) Python
14 175 (19.93%) Continuous Integration
15 168 (19.13%) Git (software)
16 161 (18.34%) Scrum
17 159 (18.11%) .NET
18 149 (16.97%) BDD
19 133 (15.15%) Selenium
20 127 (14.46%) XML
21 126 (14.35%) DevOps
22 120 (13.67%) MySQL
23 113 (12.87%) C++
24 111 (12.64%) SDLC
24 111 (12.64%) AngularJS
25 107 (12.19%) Jenkins
26 105 (11.96%) Web Services
27 101 (11.50%) Linux
27 101 (11.50%) Oracle
28 98 (11.16%) 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 61 (6.95%) Tomcat
2 32 (3.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 30 (3.42%) WebLogic
4 23 (2.62%) WordPress
5 20 (2.28%) JBoss
6 16 (1.82%) Apache
7 14 (1.59%) nginx
8 13 (1.48%) WebSphere
9 12 (1.37%) Confluence
10 10 (1.14%) SharePoint
11 9 (1.03%) CMS
12 8 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
12 8 (0.91%) Oracle Workflow
13 7 (0.80%) Jetty
13 7 (0.80%) Oracle 9iAS
13 7 (0.80%) WebSphere Application Server
14 5 (0.57%) Drupal
15 4 (0.46%) Apache Spark
15 4 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 4 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 19 (2.16%) Magento
2 6 (0.68%) CiviCRM
3 5 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.46%) SAP Hybris
5 2 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 75 (8.54%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (3.87%) GitHub
3 17 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (1.94%) Office 365
4 13 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (0.80%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 5 (0.57%) G Suite
7 5 (0.57%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.34%) IaaS
8 3 (0.34%) Slack
9 2 (0.23%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.23%) Loggly
9 2 (0.23%) SaaS
9 2 (0.23%) Sumo Logic
10 1 (0.11%) Google Play
10 1 (0.11%) PaaS
10 1 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.03%) LAN
1 9 (1.03%) TCP/IP
1 9 (1.03%) WAN
2 7 (0.80%) Firewall
3 5 (0.57%) VPN
4 4 (0.46%) AMQP
4 4 (0.46%) HTTP
4 4 (0.46%) SMS
5 3 (0.34%) PuTTY
5 3 (0.34%) WinSCP
6 2 (0.23%) SSL
6 2 (0.23%) Wireless
6 2 (0.23%) Wireless Security
6 2 (0.23%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.11%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.11%) DHCP
7 1 (0.11%) DNS
7 1 (0.11%) Internet
7 1 (0.11%) SAN
7 1 (0.11%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (13.67%) MySQL
2 83 (9.45%) NoSQL
3 50 (5.69%) MongoDB
4 31 (3.53%) PostgreSQL
5 27 (3.08%) Big Data
5 27 (3.08%) Relational Database
6 21 (2.39%) Redis
7 20 (2.28%) Hadoop
8 19 (2.16%) SQL Server
9 18 (2.05%) Apache Cassandra
10 13 (1.48%) Riak
11 11 (1.25%) Couchbase
12 9 (1.03%) Oracle Database
13 8 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
14 7 (0.80%) RDBMS
14 7 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 6 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
15 6 (0.68%) Oracle ODI
15 6 (0.68%) SQL Server 2016
16 5 (0.57%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 168 (19.13%) Git (software)
2 133 (15.15%) Selenium
3 107 (12.19%) Jenkins
4 96 (10.93%) Cucumber
5 90 (10.25%) Subversion
6 61 (6.95%) Maven
7 57 (6.49%) Mercurial
8 54 (6.15%) WebDriver
9 37 (4.21%) JIRA
10 31 (3.53%) SoapUI
11 28 (3.19%) JUnit
12 26 (2.96%) NUnit
12 26 (2.96%) Ranorex
12 26 (2.96%) SpecFlow
13 24 (2.73%) Visual Studio
14 23 (2.62%) Appium
14 23 (2.62%) Eclipse
15 22 (2.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 22 (2.51%) MSTest
16 17 (1.94%) Gradle
General
1 93 (10.59%) Finance
2 63 (7.18%) Advertising
3 40 (4.56%) Retail
4 13 (1.48%) Telecoms
5 12 (1.37%) Games
6 11 (1.25%) Multimedia
7 10 (1.14%) Legal
7 10 (1.14%) Marketing
8 5 (0.57%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.46%) Banking
9 4 (0.46%) Billing
10 3 (0.34%) Publishing
11 2 (0.23%) Electronics
12 1 (0.11%) Automotive
12 1 (0.11%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 437 (49.77%) Developer
2 236 (26.88%) Java Developer
3 116 (13.21%) Software Engineer
4 88 (10.02%) Java Engineer
5 78 (8.88%) Senior Developer
6 67 (7.63%) Architect
7 66 (7.52%) Java Software Engineer
8 63 (7.18%) Tester
9 56 (6.38%) Automation Tester
10 52 (5.92%) Senior Java Developer
11 46 (5.24%) Software Developer
12 44 (5.01%) Analyst
13 43 (4.90%) Principal Engineer
14 42 (4.78%) Senior Software Engineer
15 40 (4.56%) Senior Java Engineer
16 37 (4.21%) PHP Developer
17 34 (3.87%) Senior Java Software Engineer
18 33 (3.76%) Developer in Test
19 29 (3.30%) Solutions Architect
20 27 (3.08%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 237 (26.99%) HTML
2 196 (22.32%) Spring
3 192 (21.87%) CSS
4 159 (18.11%) .NET
5 127 (14.46%) XML
6 111 (12.64%) AngularJS
7 105 (11.96%) Web Services
8 98 (11.16%) Hibernate
9 91 (10.36%) RESTful
10 84 (9.57%) J2EE
11 79 (9.00%) jQuery
12 75 (8.54%) Node.js
13 74 (8.43%) React
14 69 (7.86%) SOAP
15 59 (6.72%) HTML5
16 47 (5.35%) JSON
16 47 (5.35%) Spring Boot
17 41 (4.67%) RabbitMQ
18 40 (4.56%) CSS3
19 38 (4.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 32 (3.64%) User Experience
2 31 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
3 29 (3.30%) Algorithms
4 28 (3.19%) Data Structures
5 27 (3.08%) Greenfield Project
6 26 (2.96%) Computer Science
7 22 (2.51%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (1.71%) Mobile App
9 7 (0.80%) Linux Command Line
10 6 (0.68%) AS400
10 6 (0.68%) Graphic Design
10 6 (0.68%) Hedge funds
10 6 (0.68%) NHS
11 4 (0.46%) Digital Media
11 4 (0.46%) Social Media
12 3 (0.34%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 3 (0.34%) PMI
12 3 (0.34%) Robotics
12 3 (0.34%) Smart Meter
13 2 (0.23%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 101 (11.50%) Linux
2 57 (6.49%) Android
3 40 (4.56%) Apple iOS
4 36 (4.10%) Windows
5 33 (3.76%) Unix
6 16 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (1.37%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 10 (1.14%) CentOS
9 6 (0.68%) AIX
9 6 (0.68%) Debian
9 6 (0.68%) Solaris
9 6 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (0.57%) Windows Server
11 3 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.23%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.11%) SUSE
13 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 481 (54.78%) Agile Software Development
2 240 (27.33%) Test Automation
3 239 (27.22%) Software Engineering
4 218 (24.83%) TDD
5 188 (21.41%) OO
6 175 (19.93%) Continuous Integration
7 161 (18.34%) Scrum
8 149 (16.97%) BDD
9 126 (14.35%) DevOps
10 111 (12.64%) SDLC
11 79 (9.00%) Mentoring
12 73 (8.31%) MVC
13 67 (7.63%) Open Source
14 65 (7.40%) Kanban
15 60 (6.83%) Test Scripting
16 59 (6.72%) DSDM
17 53 (6.04%) UML
18 51 (5.81%) OOP
19 48 (5.47%) Stakeholder Management
20 47 (5.35%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 299 (34.05%) JavaScript
2 261 (29.73%) SQL
3 228 (25.97%) C#
4 187 (21.30%) PHP
5 177 (20.16%) Python
6 113 (12.87%) C++
7 95 (10.82%) Ruby
8 60 (6.83%) Scala
9 45 (5.13%) Go
10 32 (3.64%) PL/SQL
11 25 (2.85%) T-SQL
12 21 (2.39%) C
13 14 (1.59%) Objective-C
14 12 (1.37%) Kotlin
15 11 (1.25%) Perl
16 10 (1.14%) Apple Swift
16 10 (1.14%) Java 9
17 9 (1.03%) Bash Shell
18 8 (0.91%) Shell Script
19 6 (0.68%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 45 (5.13%) Degree
2 20 (2.28%) Security Cleared
3 12 (1.37%) SC Cleared
4 7 (0.80%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (0.80%) PMI Certification
5 6 (0.68%) CREST Certified
6 5 (0.57%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.46%) AWS Certification
7 4 (0.46%) PMP
8 3 (0.34%) ISEB
9 2 (0.23%) APMP
9 2 (0.23%) CHECK Team Leader
9 2 (0.23%) CHECK Team Member
9 2 (0.23%) CISA
9 2 (0.23%) CISSP
9 2 (0.23%) OSCP
10 1 (0.11%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (5.24%) QA
2 8 (0.91%) Data Quality
3 7 (0.80%) HL7
4 5 (0.57%) SLA
5 4 (0.46%) GCP
6 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.11%) PSD2
System Software
1 92 (10.48%) Docker
2 4 (0.46%) Samba
3 3 (0.34%) vSphere
4 2 (0.23%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.11%) KVM
5 1 (0.11%) RACF
5 1 (0.11%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 52 (5.92%) Opscode Chef
2 51 (5.81%) Ansible
3 49 (5.58%) Puppet
4 29 (3.30%) Kubernetes
5 16 (1.82%) Terraform
6 11 (1.25%) Docker Swarm
7 8 (0.91%) Packer
8 5 (0.57%) Nagios
8 5 (0.57%) Salt
8 5 (0.57%) ZABBIX
9 4 (0.46%) Grafana
10 3 (0.34%) Consul
10 3 (0.34%) Graphite
10 3 (0.34%) Opsview
11 2 (0.23%) Prometheus
12 1 (0.11%) Failover Clustering
12 1 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Clustering
12 1 (0.11%) Oracle Identity Manager
12 1 (0.11%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 101 (11.50%) Oracle
2 41 (4.67%) Microsoft
3 32 (3.64%) Adobe
4 30 (3.42%) Salesforce.com
5 25 (2.85%) Google
6 23 (2.62%) Zend
7 14 (1.59%) webMethods
8 10 (1.14%) Red Hat
8 10 (1.14%) SAP
9 9 (1.03%) New Relic
9 9 (1.03%) VMware
10 8 (0.91%) hybris
10 8 (0.91%) IBM
11 7 (0.80%) BEA
12 6 (0.68%) Apple
12 6 (0.68%) Xamarin
13 5 (0.57%) Capita
13 5 (0.57%) HP
14 4 (0.46%) DoubleClick
14 4 (0.46%) Perforce