Period
to 30 November 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Java 8 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java 8 over the 6 months to 30 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java SE 8
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
30 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 240 140 188
Rank change year-on-year -100 +48 -48
Permanent jobs citing Java 8 26 36 79
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.38% 1.13% 1.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.78% 2.03% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 20 34 72
10th Percentile £42,515 £32,000 £42,250
25th Percentile £42,517 £42,813 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £53,500
Median % change year-on-year - -11.21% +12.63%
75th Percentile £61,750 £57,813 £62,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +7.41% -3.57% +12.00%

Java 8 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 Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 3,319 1,770 3,198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 48.19% 55.45% 48.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2,664 1,566 2,705
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £27,486
25th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £64,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% -

Java 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Java 8 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Java 8 in Yorkshire

Java 8
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Java 8 in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Java 8 in Yorkshire

Java 8
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Java 8 in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 30 November 2021.

Salary histogram for Java 8 in Yorkshire

Java 8
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java 8 within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 30 November 2021. 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
West Yorkshire -90 23 £47,500 - 4
South Yorkshire -35 3 £47,500 -17.39% 1
Java 8
England

For the 6 months to 30 November 2021, IT jobs citing Java 8 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Java 8.

1 26 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (61.54%) Spring
4 15 (57.69%) Spring Boot
5 14 (53.85%) SQL
6 12 (46.15%) Web Services
7 10 (38.46%) TDD
7 10 (38.46%) Microservices
8 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
9 8 (30.77%) Scrum
9 8 (30.77%) Test Automation
9 8 (30.77%) Coaching
10 7 (26.92%) AngularJS
10 7 (26.92%) Hibernate
10 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
10 7 (26.92%) SOAP
10 7 (26.92%) Data Protection Act
10 7 (26.92%) Data Protection
11 6 (23.08%) AWS
11 6 (23.08%) Maven
11 6 (23.08%) Docker
12 5 (19.23%) Jenkins
12 5 (19.23%) React
12 5 (19.23%) Ansible
12 5 (19.23%) Innovative Thinking
12 5 (19.23%) Java 11
12 5 (19.23%) Sage
12 5 (19.23%) JUnit
13 4 (15.38%) Oracle
13 4 (15.38%) Middleware

Java 8
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) AWS
2 1 (3.85%) OpenShift
2 1 (3.85%) PaaS
2 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (15.38%) Big Data
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Maven
2 5 (19.23%) Jenkins
2 5 (19.23%) JUnit
3 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.85%) Postman
4 1 (3.85%) SonarQube
General
1 4 (15.38%) Legal
2 3 (11.54%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) Developer
1 19 (73.08%) Java Developer
2 8 (30.77%) Lead Developer
2 8 (30.77%) Lead Java Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Java Software Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Senior Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Senior Java Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Senior Java Software Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Senior Software Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Software Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Java Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (61.54%) Spring
2 15 (57.69%) Spring Boot
3 12 (46.15%) Web Services
4 7 (26.92%) AngularJS
4 7 (26.92%) Hibernate
4 7 (26.92%) SOAP
5 5 (19.23%) React
6 4 (15.38%) ActiveMQ
6 4 (15.38%) Kafka
6 4 (15.38%) Middleware
6 4 (15.38%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (15.38%) REST
6 4 (15.38%) Vue.js
7 3 (11.54%) J2EE
8 2 (7.69%) RESTful
9 1 (3.85%) JavaFX
9 1 (3.85%) JPA
9 1 (3.85%) Spring MVC
9 1 (3.85%) Spring Security
9 1 (3.85%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Data Protection Act
2 4 (15.38%) DataPower
2 4 (15.38%) Legacy Code
3 2 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.85%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Linux
1 4 (15.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) Microservices
2 10 (38.46%) TDD
3 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
4 8 (30.77%) Coaching
4 8 (30.77%) Scrum
4 8 (30.77%) Test Automation
5 7 (26.92%) Data Protection
6 5 (19.23%) Innovative Thinking
7 4 (15.38%) BDD
7 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (15.38%) Full Stack Development
7 4 (15.38%) Kanban
7 4 (15.38%) Logistics
7 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
7 4 (15.38%) Mob Programming
7 4 (15.38%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 4 (15.38%) SDLC
7 4 (15.38%) Software Testing
7 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (53.85%) SQL
3 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
4 5 (19.23%) Java 11
5 4 (15.38%) Java 9
6 3 (11.54%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Ansible
2 1 (3.85%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Sage
2 4 (15.38%) Atlassian
2 4 (15.38%) IBM
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle
2 4 (15.38%) Pega