Period
to 24 July 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 24 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java SE 8
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 224 137 212
Rank change year-on-year -87 +75 -51
Permanent jobs citing Java 8 23 53 98
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.39% 1.42% 1.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.75% 2.50% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 22 48 88
10th Percentile £42,517 £41,375 £38,750
25th Percentile £45,938 £44,688 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,250 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26% +1.60%
75th Percentile £61,250 £65,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £61,750 £77,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +11.54% - +4.00%

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 3,054 2,120 3,894
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 51.27% 56.90% 50.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2,490 1,883 3,113
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,948 £27,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,250 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £46,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% +8.24% -
75th Percentile £63,125 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -59 22 £57,500 +15.00% 2
South Yorkshire -37 1 £47,500 -19.15% 3
Java 8
England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 23 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (78.26%) TDD
4 17 (73.91%) Spring
4 17 (73.91%) Web Services
5 15 (65.22%) Scrum
5 15 (65.22%) Coaching
5 15 (65.22%) Spring Boot
6 14 (60.87%) Software Engineering
7 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
7 13 (56.52%) Vue.js
7 13 (56.52%) Docker
7 13 (56.52%) AngularJS
8 12 (52.17%) Kafka
8 12 (52.17%) React
8 12 (52.17%) JUnit
8 12 (52.17%) Maven
8 12 (52.17%) Hibernate
9 11 (47.83%) Logistics
9 11 (47.83%) Pair Programming
9 11 (47.83%) ActiveMQ
9 11 (47.83%) Unit Testing
9 11 (47.83%) Extreme Programming
9 11 (47.83%) Ansible
9 11 (47.83%) BDD
9 11 (47.83%) Apache Cassandra
9 11 (47.83%) RabbitMQ
9 11 (47.83%) Big Data
9 11 (47.83%) Mob Programming
9 11 (47.83%) Java 9

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 2 (8.70%) Confluence
2 1 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Azure
2 2 (8.70%) AWS
2 2 (8.70%) GCP
2 2 (8.70%) GitHub
2 2 (8.70%) Serverless
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon Cognito
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon S3
3 1 (4.35%) AWS Data Pipeline
3 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) Apache Cassandra
1 11 (47.83%) Big Data
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) JUnit
1 12 (52.17%) Maven
2 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.70%) CircleCI
3 2 (8.70%) IntelliJ
3 2 (8.70%) JIRA
4 1 (4.35%) Mockito
4 1 (4.35%) Spock
4 1 (4.35%) TestNG
General
1 4 (17.39%) Legal
2 1 (4.35%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Developer
1 17 (73.91%) Java Developer
2 11 (47.83%) Lead Developer
2 11 (47.83%) Lead Java Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Java Developer - Fintech
4 1 (4.35%) Java Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (73.91%) Spring
1 17 (73.91%) Web Services
2 15 (65.22%) Spring Boot
3 13 (56.52%) AngularJS
3 13 (56.52%) Vue.js
4 12 (52.17%) Hibernate
4 12 (52.17%) Kafka
4 12 (52.17%) React
5 11 (47.83%) ActiveMQ
5 11 (47.83%) RabbitMQ
6 7 (30.43%) SOAP
7 6 (26.09%) REST
8 4 (17.39%) Middleware
9 2 (8.70%) .NET
9 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
9 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (8.70%) XML
9 2 (8.70%) XSLT
10 1 (4.35%) RESTful
10 1 (4.35%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Legacy Code
2 4 (17.39%) DataPower
3 3 (13.04%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Linux
1 4 (17.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (78.26%) TDD
3 15 (65.22%) Coaching
3 15 (65.22%) Scrum
4 14 (60.87%) Software Engineering
5 11 (47.83%) BDD
5 11 (47.83%) Extreme Programming
5 11 (47.83%) Logistics
5 11 (47.83%) Mob Programming
5 11 (47.83%) Pair Programming
5 11 (47.83%) Unit Testing
6 8 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (26.09%) Microservices
8 4 (17.39%) DevOps
8 4 (17.39%) Kanban
8 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
8 4 (17.39%) Refactoring
8 4 (17.39%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 4 (17.39%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (17.39%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
3 11 (47.83%) Java 11
3 11 (47.83%) Java 9
4 4 (17.39%) SQL
5 2 (8.70%) C#
6 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 13 (56.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (47.83%) Ansible
2 1 (4.35%) Kibana
2 1 (4.35%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Atlassian
1 4 (17.39%) IBM
1 4 (17.39%) Pega
2 2 (8.70%) Sage
2 2 (8.70%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (8.70%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle