Period
to 9 December 2019

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 9 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java SE 8
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 176 140 234
Rank change year-on-year -36 +94 +43
Permanent jobs citing Java 8 79 163 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.21% 2.05% 0.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.51% 3.92% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 71 134 77
Yorkshire median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% -5.00% 0.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £35,000 £38,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £62,500 £68,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% -2.44%

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 3,150 4,162 5,009
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 48.34% 52.46% 51.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2,677 3,487 4,330
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £64,750 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.90% +5.00% +5.26%

Java 8
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Java 8 in Yorkshire

Java 8
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java 8 in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Java 8 in Yorkshire

Java 8
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java 8 in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 9 December 2019.

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 9 December 2019. 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 +12 65 £57,500 +15.00% 12
North Yorkshire -29 11 £45,000 - 1
South Yorkshire -21 3 £56,500 +18.95%
Java 8
England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2019, 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 78 (98.73%) Java
2 68 (86.08%) Spring
3 54 (68.35%) Spring Boot
4 47 (59.49%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (58.23%) Docker
6 44 (55.70%) Microservices
7 39 (49.37%) Jenkins
8 34 (43.04%) JavaScript
9 29 (36.71%) TDD
10 27 (34.18%) Maven
10 27 (34.18%) JUnit
11 26 (32.91%) DevOps
12 25 (31.65%) Terraform
12 25 (31.65%) Software Engineering
13 24 (30.38%) Kotlin
14 22 (27.85%) Kubernetes
14 22 (27.85%) BDD
14 22 (27.85%) Git (software)
14 22 (27.85%) Hibernate
15 20 (25.32%) AWS
16 19 (24.05%) Python
16 19 (24.05%) REST
17 17 (21.52%) JSON
17 17 (21.52%) Web Services
17 17 (21.52%) Oracle
17 17 (21.52%) SQL
17 17 (21.52%) PostgreSQL
18 16 (20.25%) Selenium
18 16 (20.25%) RESTful
18 16 (20.25%) Test Automation

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 10 (12.66%) Confluence
2 9 (11.39%) Tomcat
3 5 (6.33%) Apache
3 5 (6.33%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (5.06%) nginx
4 4 (5.06%) WebSphere
5 3 (3.80%) JBoss
6 2 (2.53%) Moodle
6 2 (2.53%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.53%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.27%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.27%) Mule
Applications
1 8 (10.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 20 (25.32%) AWS
2 9 (11.39%) GCP
3 3 (3.80%) Azure
4 2 (2.53%) GitHub
4 2 (2.53%) Slack
5 1 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.27%) Amazon ECS
5 1 (1.27%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.27%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.27%) IaaS
5 1 (1.27%) PaaS
5 1 (1.27%) SaaS
5 1 (1.27%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.52%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (18.99%) SQL Server
3 12 (15.19%) DB2
4 10 (12.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 9 (11.39%) MySQL
6 4 (5.06%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.80%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.53%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.27%) Amazon Aurora
9 1 (1.27%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (1.27%) Couchbase
9 1 (1.27%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.27%) Riak
Development Applications
1 39 (49.37%) Jenkins
2 27 (34.18%) JUnit
2 27 (34.18%) Maven
3 22 (27.85%) Git (software)
4 16 (20.25%) Selenium
5 12 (15.19%) Ant
6 11 (13.92%) JIRA
7 10 (12.66%) Subversion
8 8 (10.13%) Android Studio
8 8 (10.13%) Eclipse
8 8 (10.13%) Gatling
8 8 (10.13%) IntelliJ
8 8 (10.13%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (10.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 7 (8.86%) Mockito
10 5 (6.33%) GitLab
10 5 (6.33%) Jasmine
11 4 (5.06%) Karma Test Runner
12 1 (1.27%) Gradle
12 1 (1.27%) Robot Framework
General
1 11 (13.92%) Finance
2 8 (10.13%) Manufacturing
2 8 (10.13%) Retail
3 5 (6.33%) Marketing
4 1 (1.27%) Banking
4 1 (1.27%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 41 (51.90%) Developer
2 36 (45.57%) Java Developer
3 24 (30.38%) Java Engineer
4 19 (24.05%) Software Engineer
5 14 (17.72%) Java Software Engineer
5 14 (17.72%) Senior Developer
5 14 (17.72%) Senior Java Developer
6 10 (12.66%) Principal Engineer
6 10 (12.66%) Principal Software Engineer
7 9 (11.39%) Senior Software Engineer
8 8 (10.13%) Architect
8 8 (10.13%) Senior Java Engineer
8 8 (10.13%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 8 (10.13%) Technical Architect
9 3 (3.80%) Angular Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Java Architect
9 3 (3.80%) Java Technical Architect
9 3 (3.80%) Software Developer
10 2 (2.53%) Full Stack Developer
10 2 (2.53%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (86.08%) Spring
2 54 (68.35%) Spring Boot
3 22 (27.85%) Hibernate
4 19 (24.05%) REST
5 17 (21.52%) JSON
5 17 (21.52%) Web Services
6 16 (20.25%) Dropwizard
6 16 (20.25%) RESTful
7 13 (16.46%) CSS
8 12 (15.19%) AngularJS
8 12 (15.19%) jQuery
9 11 (13.92%) CSS3
9 11 (13.92%) HTML
9 11 (13.92%) HTML5
10 10 (12.66%) J2EE
11 9 (11.39%) Node.js
12 8 (10.13%) Ajax
12 8 (10.13%) JDBC
12 8 (10.13%) JPA
12 8 (10.13%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.19%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (3.80%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.27%) Blog
3 1 (1.27%) e-Learning
3 1 (1.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.66%) Windows
2 9 (11.39%) Android
3 8 (10.13%) Windows 7
3 8 (10.13%) Windows 8
4 4 (5.06%) Linux
4 4 (5.06%) Unix
5 1 (1.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (59.49%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (55.70%) Microservices
3 29 (36.71%) TDD
4 26 (32.91%) DevOps
5 25 (31.65%) Software Engineering
6 22 (27.85%) BDD
7 16 (20.25%) Test Automation
8 15 (18.99%) Scrum
9 11 (13.92%) MVC
10 9 (11.39%) Cross-Platform Development
10 9 (11.39%) Multithreading
11 8 (10.13%) API Integration
11 8 (10.13%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (10.13%) Defect Management
11 8 (10.13%) Event-Driven Architecture
11 8 (10.13%) Infrastructure as Code
11 8 (10.13%) Logistics
11 8 (10.13%) SDLC
11 8 (10.13%) Service Delivery
11 8 (10.13%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 78 (98.73%) Java
2 34 (43.04%) JavaScript
3 24 (30.38%) Kotlin
4 19 (24.05%) Python
5 17 (21.52%) SQL
6 9 (11.39%) PHP
7 5 (6.33%) ES6
8 4 (5.06%) TypeScript
9 2 (2.53%) Scala
10 1 (1.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (7.59%) Degree
2 4 (5.06%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.27%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.39%) QA
System Software
1 46 (58.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 25 (31.65%) Terraform
2 22 (27.85%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.27%) Ansible
3 1 (1.27%) Grafana
3 1 (1.27%) Kibana
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 17 (21.52%) Oracle
2 2 (2.53%) Blackboard
3 1 (1.27%) AppDynamics
3 1 (1.27%) Google
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.27%) Splunk