Period
to 23 September 2021

The median annual salary for a Java Software Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 23 September 2021.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Software Engineer
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 134 78 215
Rank change year-on-year -56 +137 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 129 86 92
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.99% 3.26% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.10% 3.37% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 111 86 89
10th Percentile " £40,000 £38,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
75th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £62,500
90th Percentile " £63,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £72,500 £66,250 £60,500
% change year-on-year +9.43% +9.50% +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 6,153 2,549 7,196
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.92% 96.74% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4,822 2,231 5,828
10th Percentile £29,250 £30,500 £23,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £66,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year - +6.80% +3.00%

Java Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Java Software Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Java Software Engineer in Yorkshire

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Java Software Engineer in Yorkshire

Java Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Java Software Engineer in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Java Software Engineer in Yorkshire

Java Software Engineer
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 Software Engineer within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 September 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
South Yorkshire -17 63 £55,000 +10.00% 2
West Yorkshire -60 63 £52,500 - 7
North Yorkshire -22 3 £24,000 -52.00%
Java Software Engineer
England

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2021, Java Software Engineer job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Java Software Engineer in the job title.

1 129 (100.00%) Java
2 128 (99.22%) Software Engineering
3 65 (50.39%) Continuous Integration
4 60 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (43.41%) Test Automation
6 53 (41.09%) Social Skills
7 51 (39.53%) NoSQL
7 51 (39.53%) SQL
8 50 (38.76%) Decision-Making
9 49 (37.98%) Data Structures
9 49 (37.98%) Algorithms
9 49 (37.98%) OO
9 49 (37.98%) Subversion
9 49 (37.98%) Mercurial
9 49 (37.98%) Git (software)
9 49 (37.98%) Degree
10 40 (31.01%) DevOps
11 39 (30.23%) Greenfield Project
11 39 (30.23%) Spring
12 29 (22.48%) Microservices
13 26 (20.16%) Open Source
14 25 (19.38%) Node.js
14 25 (19.38%) Spring Boot
15 23 (17.83%) AWS
16 17 (13.18%) Kafka
16 17 (13.18%) Kubernetes
17 16 (12.40%) React
18 15 (11.63%) Mentoring
18 15 (11.63%) Docker
18 15 (11.63%) Kotlin

Java Software Engineer Skill Set
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 (1.55%) Confluence
2 1 (0.78%) FormScape
2 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.78%) EngageOne
1 1 (0.78%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) PlanetPress Connect
Cloud Services
1 23 (17.83%) AWS
2 10 (7.75%) Amazon Kinesis
3 5 (3.88%) SaaS
4 4 (3.10%) Amazon S3
4 4 (3.10%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (3.10%) Azure
4 4 (3.10%) Serverless
5 3 (2.33%) PaaS
6 2 (1.55%) Apigee
6 2 (1.55%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.78%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (39.53%) NoSQL
2 14 (10.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 14 (10.85%) MySQL
3 2 (1.55%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 49 (37.98%) Git (software)
1 49 (37.98%) Mercurial
1 49 (37.98%) Subversion
2 4 (3.10%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.55%) GitLab
3 2 (1.55%) GoCD
3 2 (1.55%) JIRA
General
1 53 (41.09%) Social Skills
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (30.23%) Spring
2 25 (19.38%) Node.js
2 25 (19.38%) Spring Boot
3 17 (13.18%) Kafka
4 16 (12.40%) React
5 12 (9.30%) React Native
6 10 (7.75%) Web Services
6 10 (7.75%) WebSockets
7 9 (6.98%) Spring Cloud
8 4 (3.10%) XML
9 3 (2.33%) .NET
9 3 (2.33%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (1.55%) ActiveMQ
10 2 (1.55%) JSON
10 2 (1.55%) JWT
10 2 (1.55%) RESTful
11 1 (0.78%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 49 (37.98%) Algorithms
1 49 (37.98%) Data Structures
2 39 (30.23%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (9.30%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.33%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.78%) Animation
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (99.22%) Software Engineering
2 65 (50.39%) Continuous Integration
3 60 (46.51%) Agile Software Development
4 56 (43.41%) Test Automation
5 50 (38.76%) Decision-Making
6 49 (37.98%) OO
7 40 (31.01%) DevOps
8 29 (22.48%) Microservices
9 26 (20.16%) Open Source
10 15 (11.63%) Mentoring
11 14 (10.85%) Full Stack Development
12 12 (9.30%) API Development
12 12 (9.30%) Fintech
13 11 (8.53%) Software Testing
13 11 (8.53%) TDD
14 10 (7.75%) BDD
15 6 (4.65%) Integration Testing
15 6 (4.65%) Scrum
15 6 (4.65%) Software Delivery
16 4 (3.10%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 129 (100.00%) Java
2 51 (39.53%) SQL
3 15 (11.63%) Kotlin
4 3 (2.33%) C#
4 3 (2.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.33%) Python
5 1 (0.78%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 49 (37.98%) Degree
System Software
1 15 (11.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (13.18%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (1.55%) Google
2 1 (0.78%) IBM