Period
to 4 July 2020

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 4 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java SE 8
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
4 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 134 214 185
Rank change year-on-year +80 -29 +27
Permanent jobs citing Java 8 63 102 143
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.56% 1.31% 1.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.80% 2.57% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 70 95 143
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - -5.00%
10th Percentile £38,750 £38,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £66,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - +4.00% +4.17%

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 2,251 3,967 5,277
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 55.61% 50.95% 53.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1,977 3,163 4,609
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,948 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,200 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 4 July 2020.

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 4 July 2020. 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 +51 53 £50,000 -9.09% 9
North Yorkshire +60 2 £42,500 -5.56%
South Yorkshire +20 2 £58,750 +23.68%
Java 8
England

For the 6 months to 4 July 2020, 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 63 (100.00%) Java
2 53 (84.13%) Spring
3 41 (65.08%) Spring Boot
4 32 (50.79%) Microservices
5 31 (49.21%) Docker
6 29 (46.03%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (42.86%) Jenkins
8 24 (38.10%) Kubernetes
9 19 (30.16%) Hibernate
10 18 (28.57%) TDD
10 18 (28.57%) JavaScript
10 18 (28.57%) BDD
10 18 (28.57%) AWS
11 16 (25.40%) Maven
11 16 (25.40%) Software Engineering
12 15 (23.81%) React
12 15 (23.81%) Terraform
13 14 (22.22%) Oracle
14 12 (19.05%) MySQL
14 12 (19.05%) Web Services
14 12 (19.05%) Kotlin
15 10 (15.87%) Mentoring
15 10 (15.87%) SQL
16 9 (14.29%) RESTful
16 9 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
16 9 (14.29%) MVC
16 9 (14.29%) DevOps
17 8 (12.70%) Slack
17 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
17 8 (12.70%) Customer Engagement

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 5 (7.94%) Confluence
2 3 (4.76%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.17%) Apache
4 1 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.59%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 18 (28.57%) AWS
2 8 (12.70%) Slack
3 6 (9.52%) GitHub
4 4 (6.35%) Azure
5 2 (3.17%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (3.17%) Amazon ECS
5 2 (3.17%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (3.17%) GCP
6 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.05%) MySQL
2 9 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
4 5 (7.94%) MongoDB
5 4 (6.35%) NoSQL
6 3 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (4.76%) HBase
6 3 (4.76%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (3.17%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.59%) Couchbase
8 1 (1.59%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.59%) Redis
Development Applications
1 27 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 16 (25.40%) Maven
3 6 (9.52%) Git (software)
3 6 (9.52%) JIRA
3 6 (9.52%) Mockito
4 4 (6.35%) JUnit
5 3 (4.76%) EasyMock
6 2 (3.17%) Bitbucket
6 2 (3.17%) DbUnit
6 2 (3.17%) GitLab
6 2 (3.17%) Gradle
6 2 (3.17%) jMock
6 2 (3.17%) Robot Framework
6 2 (3.17%) SonarQube
6 2 (3.17%) Subversion
7 1 (1.59%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.59%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.59%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.59%) Selenium
General
1 2 (3.17%) Finance
1 2 (3.17%) Public Sector
1 2 (3.17%) Retail
2 1 (1.59%) Games
Job Titles
1 42 (66.67%) Developer
2 41 (65.08%) Java Developer
3 13 (20.63%) Java Engineer
4 10 (15.87%) Senior Java Engineer
4 10 (15.87%) Software Engineer
5 9 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 9 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
6 8 (12.70%) AWS Developer
6 8 (12.70%) Java Software Engineer
7 7 (11.11%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Principal Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Principal Software Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Lead Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Lead Java Developer
10 2 (3.17%) Digital Developer
10 2 (3.17%) Digital Transformation
10 2 (3.17%) JavaScript Developer
10 2 (3.17%) SQL Developer
11 1 (1.59%) Kubernetes Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (84.13%) Spring
2 41 (65.08%) Spring Boot
3 19 (30.16%) Hibernate
4 15 (23.81%) React
5 12 (19.05%) Web Services
6 9 (14.29%) RESTful
7 8 (12.70%) AngularJS
8 6 (9.52%) Dropwizard
8 6 (9.52%) J2EE
8 6 (9.52%) JPA
8 6 (9.52%) Micronaut
9 5 (7.94%) REST
10 4 (6.35%) ActiveMQ
10 4 (6.35%) CSS
10 4 (6.35%) CSS3
10 4 (6.35%) HTML
10 4 (6.35%) HTML5
10 4 (6.35%) JSON
10 4 (6.35%) Kafka
10 4 (6.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.76%) RIA
3 1 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.59%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.76%) Linux
2 2 (3.17%) Android
2 2 (3.17%) Windows
2 2 (3.17%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.59%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (50.79%) Microservices
2 29 (46.03%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (28.57%) BDD
3 18 (28.57%) TDD
4 16 (25.40%) Software Engineering
5 10 (15.87%) Mentoring
6 9 (14.29%) DevOps
6 9 (14.29%) MVC
7 8 (12.70%) Customer Engagement
8 7 (11.11%) Fintech
9 6 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (7.94%) Kanban
10 5 (7.94%) Open Source
10 5 (7.94%) SDLC
11 4 (6.35%) Coaching
11 4 (6.35%) OO
12 3 (4.76%) Continuous Delivery
12 3 (4.76%) High Availability
12 3 (4.76%) Logistics
12 3 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 12 (19.05%) Kotlin
4 10 (15.87%) SQL
5 3 (4.76%) Scala
6 1 (1.59%) C#
6 1 (1.59%) Java 9
6 1 (1.59%) Lua
6 1 (1.59%) PHP
6 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.59%) Python
6 1 (1.59%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (6.35%) SC Cleared
1 4 (6.35%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 31 (49.21%) Docker
2 2 (3.17%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 24 (38.10%) Kubernetes
2 15 (23.81%) Terraform
3 6 (9.52%) Puppet
4 3 (4.76%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (22.22%) Oracle
2 6 (9.52%) Apple
2 6 (9.52%) Google
3 3 (4.76%) Cognizant
4 1 (1.59%) AppDynamics