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

Java
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 13 14
Rank change year-on-year +3 +1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 790 779 853
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 14.42% 11.92% 11.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.48% 23.51% 22.06%
Number of salaries quoted 671 713 722
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +2.15%
10th Percentile £29,450 £31,000 £31,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -

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 2,875 3,314 3,867
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 52.47% 50.71% 50.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2,419 2,876 3,380
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £29,450 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 19 October 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 October 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 +2 660 £45,000 -10.00% 79
Bradford +37 55 £52,500 +64.06% 5
Wakefield +7 23 £40,000 +10.34% 5
Huddersfield +10 18 £37,500 +5.63% 1
Halifax +12 17 £42,500 +21.43% 1
Batley +2 3 £42,500 +77.08%
Wetherby -5 2 £36,250 -9.38% 1
Keighley - 1 £24,500 -
Java
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 499 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 316 (40.00%) C#
3 239 (30.25%) JavaScript
4 224 (28.35%) Test Automation
5 218 (27.59%) TDD
6 192 (24.30%) SQL
7 191 (24.18%) Spring
8 189 (23.92%) Selenium
9 172 (21.77%) Python
10 165 (20.89%) Amazon AWS
11 163 (20.63%) Jenkins
12 160 (20.25%) Software Engineering
13 159 (20.13%) CSS
14 145 (18.35%) HTML
15 141 (17.85%) .NET
16 133 (16.84%) Finance
17 132 (16.71%) BDD
18 124 (15.70%) Continuous Integration
19 123 (15.57%) DevOps
20 118 (14.94%) PHP
21 113 (14.30%) Scrum
22 107 (13.54%) Oracle
23 106 (13.42%) Spring Boot
24 104 (13.16%) Cucumber
25 102 (12.91%) Git (software)
26 101 (12.78%) C++
27 98 (12.41%) Microservices
28 95 (12.03%) Java 8
29 91 (11.52%) Docker
30 84 (10.63%) Microsoft Azure

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 41 (5.19%) Tomcat
2 21 (2.66%) nginx
3 20 (2.53%) Elasticsearch
4 16 (2.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 13 (1.65%) CMS
6 12 (1.52%) Confluence
7 11 (1.39%) WebLogic
8 10 (1.27%) Apache
9 8 (1.01%) JBoss
10 7 (0.89%) Apache Spark
10 7 (0.89%) WebSphere
11 6 (0.76%) OpenEdge
11 6 (0.76%) Oracle Workflow
12 5 (0.63%) Umbraco
13 3 (0.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 3 (0.38%) Moodle
14 2 (0.25%) Mule
14 2 (0.25%) SAS
15 1 (0.13%) BizTalk Server
15 1 (0.13%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 17 (2.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (1.01%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (0.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.51%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.25%) EViews
5 2 (0.25%) SPSS
6 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.13%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.13%) GIMP
6 1 (0.13%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 6 (0.76%) Oracle ERP
2 5 (0.63%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (0.63%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.38%) SAP Business One
4 2 (0.25%) Infor LN
4 2 (0.25%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.25%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 165 (20.89%) Amazon AWS
2 84 (10.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (2.78%) GitHub
4 16 (2.03%) SaaS
5 15 (1.90%) Slack
6 13 (1.65%) PaaS
7 12 (1.52%) G Suite
7 12 (1.52%) IaaS
7 12 (1.52%) Office 365
8 7 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (0.89%) Serverless
9 5 (0.63%) AWS Lambda
10 4 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.38%) Amazon Kinesis
11 3 (0.38%) npm
12 2 (0.25%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (0.25%) Amazon SageMaker
12 2 (0.25%) Google App Engine
12 2 (0.25%) Google Compute Engine
12 2 (0.25%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.78%) HTTP
2 9 (1.14%) SMS
3 5 (0.63%) MQTT
4 3 (0.38%) Internet
4 3 (0.38%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.25%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.25%) LAN
5 2 (0.25%) SAN
5 2 (0.25%) WAN
6 1 (0.13%) Broadband
6 1 (0.13%) DLNA
6 1 (0.13%) SSL
6 1 (0.13%) UPnP
6 1 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (9.49%) MySQL
2 58 (7.34%) NoSQL
3 49 (6.20%) PostgreSQL
4 39 (4.94%) MongoDB
5 33 (4.18%) SQL Server
6 27 (3.42%) Hadoop
7 26 (3.29%) Apache Cassandra
7 26 (3.29%) Relational Database
8 25 (3.16%) Redis
9 12 (1.52%) Big Data
9 12 (1.52%) Riak
10 11 (1.39%) Oracle Database
11 10 (1.27%) RDBMS
12 7 (0.89%) Amazon Redshift
13 6 (0.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 6 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
14 4 (0.51%) Amazon Aurora
14 4 (0.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 4 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
14 4 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 189 (23.92%) Selenium
2 163 (20.63%) Jenkins
3 104 (13.16%) Cucumber
4 102 (12.91%) Git (software)
5 67 (8.48%) Maven
6 62 (7.85%) JIRA
7 57 (7.22%) WebDriver
8 43 (5.44%) SoapUI
8 43 (5.44%) Subversion
9 40 (5.06%) NUnit
10 37 (4.68%) JMeter
11 23 (2.91%) JUnit
12 22 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 22 (2.78%) Mercurial
13 18 (2.28%) Appium
13 18 (2.28%) Protractor
14 17 (2.15%) Ant
14 17 (2.15%) MSTest
15 16 (2.03%) Jasmine
16 14 (1.77%) SpecFlow
General
1 133 (16.84%) Finance
2 65 (8.23%) Retail
3 26 (3.29%) Marketing
4 20 (2.53%) Advertising
5 11 (1.39%) Banking
6 7 (0.89%) Games
7 5 (0.63%) Financial Institution
7 5 (0.63%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.38%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.25%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.13%) Automotive
10 1 (0.13%) Back Office
10 1 (0.13%) Electronics
10 1 (0.13%) French Language
10 1 (0.13%) German Language
10 1 (0.13%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.13%) Local Government
10 1 (0.13%) Military
10 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 443 (56.08%) Developer
2 191 (24.18%) Java Developer
3 108 (13.67%) Software Engineer
4 92 (11.65%) Developer in Test
5 78 (9.87%) Software Developer
6 69 (8.73%) Senior Developer
7 67 (8.48%) Analyst
8 64 (8.10%) Tester
9 58 (7.34%) Automation Tester
10 56 (7.09%) Java Engineer
11 52 (6.58%) Architect
11 52 (6.58%) Test Engineer
12 48 (6.08%) Junior
13 47 (5.95%) Java Software Engineer
14 45 (5.70%) Test Automation Developer
15 39 (4.94%) Lead Developer
16 37 (4.68%) Test Analyst
17 36 (4.56%) Junior Developer
18 34 (4.30%) Developer/Software Engineer
18 34 (4.30%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 191 (24.18%) Spring
2 159 (20.13%) CSS
3 145 (18.35%) HTML
4 141 (17.85%) .NET
5 106 (13.42%) Spring Boot
6 79 (10.00%) AngularJS
7 76 (9.62%) Node.js
8 75 (9.49%) Web Services
9 56 (7.09%) RESTful
10 53 (6.71%) Hibernate
11 50 (6.33%) jQuery
11 50 (6.33%) XML
12 48 (6.08%) Gherkin
13 46 (5.82%) CSS3
13 46 (5.82%) HTML5
14 45 (5.70%) Dropwizard
14 45 (5.70%) React
15 43 (5.44%) RabbitMQ
16 40 (5.06%) REST
17 38 (4.81%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 65 (8.23%) Greenfield Project
2 51 (6.46%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (5.32%) Mobile App
4 39 (4.94%) User Experience
5 23 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
6 19 (2.41%) Self-Motivation
7 17 (2.15%) Fintech
8 10 (1.27%) Computer Science
9 8 (1.01%) Data Centre
10 7 (0.89%) EPoS
10 7 (0.89%) Management Information System
11 6 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
12 5 (0.63%) Cloud Native
12 5 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
12 5 (0.63%) Life Science
13 4 (0.51%) Client/Server
14 3 (0.38%) Digital TV
14 3 (0.38%) NHS
14 3 (0.38%) PKI
15 2 (0.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 69 (8.73%) Linux
2 34 (4.30%) Unix
3 31 (3.92%) Android
4 27 (3.42%) Windows
5 22 (2.78%) Apple iOS
6 7 (0.89%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.51%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.38%) CentOS
8 3 (0.38%) Debian
8 3 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.25%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.25%) VMS
9 2 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 499 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 224 (28.35%) Test Automation
3 218 (27.59%) TDD
4 160 (20.25%) Software Engineering
5 132 (16.71%) BDD
6 124 (15.70%) Continuous Integration
7 123 (15.57%) DevOps
8 113 (14.30%) Scrum
9 98 (12.41%) Microservices
10 82 (10.38%) Open Source
11 76 (9.62%) Mentoring
12 73 (9.24%) OO
13 71 (8.99%) API Testing
14 65 (8.23%) Problem-Solving
15 61 (7.72%) SDLC
16 60 (7.59%) SDET
17 57 (7.22%) MVC
18 52 (6.58%) Software Testing
19 39 (4.94%) Configuration Management
20 37 (4.68%) UML
Programming Languages
1 316 (40.00%) C#
2 239 (30.25%) JavaScript
3 192 (24.30%) SQL
4 172 (21.77%) Python
5 118 (14.94%) PHP
6 101 (12.78%) C++
7 95 (12.03%) Java 8
8 69 (8.73%) Ruby
9 53 (6.71%) Scala
10 39 (4.94%) PL/SQL
11 33 (4.18%) Kotlin
12 28 (3.54%) C
13 26 (3.29%) Java 9
14 22 (2.78%) Bash Shell
14 22 (2.78%) Go
15 21 (2.66%) T-SQL
16 17 (2.15%) Perl
17 16 (2.03%) PowerShell
18 15 (1.90%) VB
19 10 (1.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 51 (6.46%) Degree
2 19 (2.41%) Security Cleared
3 14 (1.77%) ISTQB
4 8 (1.01%) SC Cleared
5 5 (0.63%) AWS Certification
5 5 (0.63%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (0.38%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.25%) ISEB
8 2 (0.25%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.13%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (9.11%) QA
2 7 (0.89%) PMO
3 2 (0.25%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.13%) GDPR
4 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 91 (11.52%) Docker
2 3 (0.38%) OpenDJ
2 3 (0.38%) OpenIDM
3 2 (0.25%) Firmware
3 2 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.13%) HDFS
4 1 (0.13%) LXC
4 1 (0.13%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 52 (6.58%) Ansible
2 44 (5.57%) Kubernetes
3 37 (4.68%) Terraform
4 25 (3.16%) Opscode Chef
5 19 (2.41%) Puppet
6 7 (0.89%) Docker Swarm
7 4 (0.51%) Grafana
7 4 (0.51%) Prometheus
8 3 (0.38%) Kibana
8 3 (0.38%) Packer
9 2 (0.25%) Consul
9 2 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.25%) Salt
10 1 (0.13%) Cobbler
10 1 (0.13%) linkerd
10 1 (0.13%) logstash
10 1 (0.13%) Nagios
10 1 (0.13%) Oozie
10 1 (0.13%) Rancher
10 1 (0.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 107 (13.54%) Oracle
2 43 (5.44%) Microsoft
3 41 (5.19%) Google
4 10 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (1.14%) Twitter
5 9 (1.14%) Xamarin
6 7 (0.89%) Sybase
7 6 (0.76%) Remedy
7 6 (0.76%) Splunk
8 5 (0.63%) IBM
9 4 (0.51%) Adobe
9 4 (0.51%) Sun
10 3 (0.38%) AppDynamics
10 3 (0.38%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.38%) Blackboard
10 3 (0.38%) Micro Focus
10 3 (0.38%) Sage
10 3 (0.38%) SAP
10 3 (0.38%) ServiceNow
11 2 (0.25%) Black Duck