Period
to 22 August 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 22 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 13 13
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 891 928 1105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 12.92% 11.62% 11.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.50% 23.28% 23.40%
Number of salaries quoted 798 774 960
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £67,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,596
% change year-on-year +11.11% +3.22% +8.99%

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3637 3987 4722
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 52.74% 49.93% 50.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3160 3401 3909
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 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +1 746 £52,500 +5.00% 52
Bradford -3 51 £37,000 -20.43% 6
Halifax +16 16 £42,500 +41.67%
Wakefield +3 10 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Huddersfield +9 6 £35,500 -8.39% 1
Keighley - 6 £35,000 -
Wetherby -6 5 £40,000 +5.96%
Ilkley - 3 £40,000 -
Pontefract -7 2 £37,500 -
Bingley - 2 - -
Castleford +1 1 £45,000 +50.00%
Batley - 1 £24,000 -
Pudsey - 1 - -
Java
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 536 (60.16%) Agile Software Development
2 369 (41.41%) JavaScript
3 324 (36.36%) SQL
4 240 (26.94%) Test Automation
5 236 (26.49%) C#
6 224 (25.14%) HTML
7 217 (24.35%) TDD
8 212 (23.79%) Git (software)
9 200 (22.45%) Spring
10 195 (21.89%) CSS
11 193 (21.66%) Scrum
12 184 (20.65%) Software Engineering
13 182 (20.43%) Python
14 175 (19.64%) OO
15 156 (17.51%) Web Services
16 145 (16.27%) AngularJS
17 144 (16.16%) Subversion
17 144 (16.16%) Continuous Integration
18 140 (15.71%) Selenium
19 138 (15.49%) PHP
20 136 (15.26%) XML
20 136 (15.26%) NoSQL
21 131 (14.70%) Jenkins
22 130 (14.59%) Linux
23 121 (13.58%) .NET
24 117 (13.13%) C++
25 113 (12.68%) Oracle
26 112 (12.57%) BDD
27 110 (12.35%) SQL Server
28 108 (12.12%) 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
1 103 (11.56%) Tomcat
2 35 (3.93%) Apache
3 30 (3.37%) Confluence
4 26 (2.92%) JBoss
5 24 (2.69%) WebLogic
6 22 (2.47%) Apache Spark
7 18 (2.02%) Jetty
8 16 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
9 9 (1.01%) Apache Solr
9 9 (1.01%) WordPress
10 8 (0.90%) Moodle
10 8 (0.90%) Tornado
11 7 (0.79%) CMS
11 7 (0.79%) WebLogic Portal
12 6 (0.67%) WebSphere
13 5 (0.56%) IIS
14 4 (0.45%) Mule ESB
14 4 (0.45%) SharePoint
15 3 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
15 3 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (1.57%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (1.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.22%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.11%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.01%) Aligne
1 9 (1.01%) Maximo
2 5 (0.56%) SAP ERP
3 4 (0.45%) Magento
4 3 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.22%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 67 (7.52%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (4.94%) GitHub
3 33 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (2.24%) SaaS
5 17 (1.91%) Google Cloud Platform
6 14 (1.57%) AWS CloudFormation
7 12 (1.35%) IaaS
8 10 (1.12%) Office 365
9 8 (0.90%) Loggly
9 8 (0.90%) Sumo Logic
10 7 (0.79%) G Suite
11 6 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (0.67%) PaaS
11 6 (0.67%) Slack
12 5 (0.56%) AWS Lambda
13 4 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
13 4 (0.45%) Amazon ELB
13 4 (0.45%) Amazon S3
14 2 (0.22%) Google Analytics
15 1 (0.11%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.47%) HTTP
2 20 (2.24%) Ethernet
3 13 (1.46%) Firewall
4 8 (0.90%) AMQP
4 8 (0.90%) Wireless
4 8 (0.90%) Wireless Security
4 8 (0.90%) Wireshark
5 7 (0.79%) Internet
5 7 (0.79%) TCP/IP
6 6 (0.67%) Network Security
7 5 (0.56%) OpenLDAP
8 3 (0.34%) DNS
8 3 (0.34%) SSL
8 3 (0.34%) VPN
9 2 (0.22%) DHCP
9 2 (0.22%) DMZ
10 1 (0.11%) LDAP
10 1 (0.11%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (15.26%) NoSQL
2 110 (12.35%) SQL Server
3 105 (11.78%) MySQL
4 55 (6.17%) Big Data
4 55 (6.17%) Relational Database
5 52 (5.84%) Redis
6 45 (5.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 44 (4.94%) Riak
8 39 (4.38%) Apache Cassandra
9 36 (4.04%) MongoDB
10 34 (3.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 33 (3.70%) Hadoop
12 32 (3.59%) PostgreSQL
13 30 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
14 29 (3.25%) SQL Server 2016
15 21 (2.36%) Oracle Database
16 20 (2.24%) RDBMS
17 19 (2.13%) Couchbase
18 9 (1.01%) CouchDB
19 8 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 212 (23.79%) Git (software)
2 144 (16.16%) Subversion
3 140 (15.71%) Selenium
4 131 (14.70%) Jenkins
5 96 (10.77%) Cucumber
6 94 (10.55%) Maven
7 73 (8.19%) JIRA
8 60 (6.73%) JUnit
9 59 (6.62%) Mercurial
10 43 (4.83%) WebDriver
11 38 (4.26%) Visual Studio
12 36 (4.04%) JMeter
13 29 (3.25%) MSTest
14 28 (3.14%) Eclipse
14 28 (3.14%) NUnit
15 26 (2.92%) Mockito
16 25 (2.81%) Android Studio
17 23 (2.58%) JBehave
17 23 (2.58%) LoadRunner
18 21 (2.36%) SoapUI
General
1 106 (11.90%) Advertising
2 96 (10.77%) Games
3 86 (9.65%) Finance
4 47 (5.27%) Retail
5 27 (3.03%) Telecoms
6 8 (0.90%) Publishing
7 7 (0.79%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.67%) Banking
8 6 (0.67%) Financial Institution
8 6 (0.67%) Marketing
9 1 (0.11%) Electronics
9 1 (0.11%) Legal
9 1 (0.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 419 (47.03%) Developer
2 264 (29.63%) Java Developer
3 126 (14.14%) Software Engineer
4 92 (10.33%) Senior Developer
5 78 (8.75%) Java Engineer
6 74 (8.31%) Senior Java Developer
7 73 (8.19%) Tester
8 65 (7.30%) Architect
9 60 (6.73%) Automation Tester
10 53 (5.95%) Java Software Engineer
11 50 (5.61%) Analyst
12 46 (5.16%) Solutions Architect
13 43 (4.83%) Senior Java Engineer
14 42 (4.71%) Senior Software Engineer
15 41 (4.60%) Senior Java Software Engineer
16 36 (4.04%) JavaScript Developer
17 33 (3.70%) PHP Developer
18 31 (3.48%) Senior Automation Tester
18 31 (3.48%) Senior Tester
19 30 (3.37%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 224 (25.14%) HTML
2 200 (22.45%) Spring
3 195 (21.89%) CSS
4 156 (17.51%) Web Services
5 145 (16.27%) AngularJS
6 136 (15.26%) XML
7 121 (13.58%) .NET
8 108 (12.12%) Hibernate
8 108 (12.12%) RESTful
9 105 (11.78%) Node.js
10 97 (10.89%) SOAP
11 93 (10.44%) jQuery
12 74 (8.31%) React
13 61 (6.85%) REST
14 55 (6.17%) J2EE
15 53 (5.95%) JSON
16 51 (5.72%) ASP.NET
17 49 (5.50%) HTML5
18 47 (5.27%) Spring Boot
19 39 (4.38%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 49 (5.50%) Algorithms
2 48 (5.39%) Data Structures
3 39 (4.38%) Greenfield Project
4 37 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
5 31 (3.48%) User Experience
6 28 (3.14%) Computer Science
7 26 (2.92%) Fintech
8 22 (2.47%) Smart Meter
9 19 (2.13%) Linux Command Line
10 12 (1.35%) Mobile App
11 11 (1.23%) Online Games
11 11 (1.23%) Public Cloud
12 7 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (0.79%) iPad
13 4 (0.45%) AS400
13 4 (0.45%) Graphic Design
13 4 (0.45%) Internet of Things
14 3 (0.34%) Client/Server
14 3 (0.34%) Credit Risk
14 3 (0.34%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 130 (14.59%) Linux
2 87 (9.76%) Windows
3 53 (5.95%) Android
4 25 (2.81%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 22 (2.47%) Embedded Linux
6 16 (1.80%) Unix
7 10 (1.12%) Apple iOS
7 10 (1.12%) Windows 7
8 9 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (0.67%) Mac OS
10 5 (0.56%) CentOS
11 4 (0.45%) AIX
11 4 (0.45%) Solaris
11 4 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.22%) Debian
13 2 (0.22%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 536 (60.16%) Agile Software Development
2 240 (26.94%) Test Automation
3 217 (24.35%) TDD
4 193 (21.66%) Scrum
5 184 (20.65%) Software Engineering
6 175 (19.64%) OO
7 144 (16.16%) Continuous Integration
8 112 (12.57%) BDD
9 103 (11.56%) SDLC
10 97 (10.89%) DevOps
11 81 (9.09%) Mentoring
12 80 (8.98%) MVC
13 68 (7.63%) Kanban
14 63 (7.07%) Test Scripting
15 60 (6.73%) Pair Programming
16 56 (6.29%) DSDM
17 51 (5.72%) E-Commerce
18 50 (5.61%) RUP
19 46 (5.16%) Configuration Management
19 46 (5.16%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 369 (41.41%) JavaScript
2 324 (36.36%) SQL
3 236 (26.49%) C#
4 182 (20.43%) Python
5 138 (15.49%) PHP
6 117 (13.13%) C++
7 89 (9.99%) Ruby
8 62 (6.96%) Bash Shell
9 49 (5.50%) Scala
10 46 (5.16%) C
11 40 (4.49%) PL/SQL
12 37 (4.15%) T-SQL
13 18 (2.02%) Go
14 15 (1.68%) Perl
15 12 (1.35%) ES6
16 11 (1.23%) PowerShell
17 9 (1.01%) VB
18 8 (0.90%) VB.NET
19 7 (0.79%) Clojure
19 7 (0.79%) VC++
Qualifications
1 87 (9.76%) Degree
2 29 (3.25%) ISTQB
3 28 (3.14%) ISEB
4 21 (2.36%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (0.90%) CREST Certified
5 8 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (0.90%) OSCP
6 6 (0.67%) CHECK Team Leader
7 5 (0.56%) CEH
7 5 (0.56%) CHECK Team Member
7 5 (0.56%) CISA
7 5 (0.56%) CISSP
7 5 (0.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 5 (0.56%) Security Cleared
8 4 (0.45%) AWS Certification
9 3 (0.34%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.22%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.11%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.11%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (2.58%) QA
2 2 (0.22%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.11%) PMO
3 1 (0.11%) SLA
System Software
1 75 (8.42%) Docker
2 10 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.56%) VirtualBox
4 3 (0.34%) Samba
5 2 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.11%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.11%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.11%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 67 (7.52%) Puppet
2 46 (5.16%) Ansible
3 45 (5.05%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (1.80%) Salt
5 12 (1.35%) Nagios
6 9 (1.01%) Kibana
6 9 (1.01%) logstash
7 8 (0.90%) Prometheus
7 8 (0.90%) ZABBIX
8 4 (0.45%) HP SiteScope
8 4 (0.45%) Terraform
9 2 (0.22%) CFEngine
9 2 (0.22%) Kubernetes
9 2 (0.22%) Rancher
10 1 (0.11%) Grafana
10 1 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.11%) Mesos
10 1 (0.11%) Packer
Vendors
1 113 (12.68%) Oracle
2 79 (8.87%) Microsoft
3 39 (4.38%) Google
4 22 (2.47%) VMware
5 16 (1.80%) Rackspace
6 15 (1.68%) Red Hat
7 14 (1.57%) hybris
7 14 (1.57%) IBM
8 13 (1.46%) Apple
8 13 (1.46%) Splunk
9 12 (1.35%) New Relic
10 11 (1.23%) SAP
10 11 (1.23%) Zend
11 10 (1.12%) Remedy
12 9 (1.01%) Infor
13 8 (0.90%) Blackboard
13 8 (0.90%) SaltStack
14 6 (0.67%) ATG
15 5 (0.56%) EnterpriseDB
16 4 (0.45%) MuleSoft