Period
to 27 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 6 months to 27 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
27 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 10 14 13
Rank change year-on-year +4 -1 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 510 696 868
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.07% 11.46% 11.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.09% 24.02% 23.24%
Number of salaries quoted 567 664 763
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% +9.09%

Java 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 2,117 2,898 3,735
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 54.24% 47.74% 51.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1,822 2,535 3,158
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +3.61%
10th Percentile £32,000 £27,700 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £64,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Java in Yorkshire

Java
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Java in Yorkshire

Java
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Java in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 27 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Java in Yorkshire

Java
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 within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 27 January 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 +3 313 £52,500 +5.00% 79
South Yorkshire +13 128 £55,000 +19.57% 15
North Yorkshire +13 64 £47,500 +5.56% 4
Java
England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2021, IT jobs citing Java 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.

1 287 (56.27%) Software Engineering
2 271 (53.14%) SQL
3 267 (52.35%) Agile Software Development
4 243 (47.65%) Python
5 215 (42.16%) JavaScript
6 191 (37.45%) C#
7 182 (35.69%) AWS
8 153 (30.00%) DevOps
9 149 (29.22%) Degree
10 148 (29.02%) NoSQL
11 125 (24.51%) Docker
11 125 (24.51%) Jenkins
12 121 (23.73%) Kubernetes
13 103 (20.20%) OO
14 101 (19.80%) TDD
15 100 (19.61%) Terraform
16 98 (19.22%) Node.js
17 96 (18.82%) Azure
18 95 (18.63%) Continuous Integration
19 93 (18.24%) Test Automation
20 90 (17.65%) Ansible
21 89 (17.45%) Go
21 89 (17.45%) Git (software)
22 81 (15.88%) Spring
23 79 (15.49%) Subversion
24 78 (15.29%) Ruby
25 76 (14.90%) Mercurial
25 76 (14.90%) Big Data
26 72 (14.12%) C++
27 71 (13.92%) Mathematics

Java
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 31 (6.08%) Elasticsearch
2 25 (4.90%) nginx
3 15 (2.94%) WebSphere
4 12 (2.35%) Apache
5 5 (0.98%) Confluence
6 4 (0.78%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.59%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.39%) CMS
8 2 (0.39%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.20%) Apache Airflow
9 1 (0.20%) JBoss
9 1 (0.20%) Jetty
9 1 (0.20%) Luigi
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.20%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 182 (35.69%) AWS
2 96 (18.82%) Azure
3 62 (12.16%) GCP
4 42 (8.24%) AWS CloudFormation
5 38 (7.45%) Datadog
5 38 (7.45%) Pulumi
6 14 (2.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 12 (2.35%) Serverless
8 10 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
9 9 (1.76%) GitHub
10 8 (1.57%) AWS Lambda
10 8 (1.57%) SaaS
10 8 (1.57%) Slack
11 5 (0.98%) AWS CodePipeline
11 5 (0.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (0.59%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.59%) BrowserStack
12 3 (0.59%) OpenShift
13 2 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
13 2 (0.39%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.98%) Broadband
2 3 (0.59%) AMQP
2 3 (0.59%) HTTP
2 3 (0.59%) Internet
3 1 (0.20%) Firewall
3 1 (0.20%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (29.02%) NoSQL
2 76 (14.90%) Big Data
3 69 (13.53%) PostgreSQL
4 66 (12.94%) Redis
5 58 (11.37%) MySQL
6 47 (9.22%) MongoDB
7 38 (7.45%) Azure SQL Database
7 38 (7.45%) Cosmos DB
7 38 (7.45%) MariaDB
8 13 (2.55%) Data Lake
8 13 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (2.16%) Relational Database
10 10 (1.96%) BigQuery
10 10 (1.96%) CloverETL
11 7 (1.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 7 (1.37%) SQL Server
12 6 (1.18%) Hadoop
13 4 (0.78%) Couchbase
14 3 (0.59%) DB2
15 2 (0.39%) Informix
Development Applications
1 125 (24.51%) Jenkins
2 89 (17.45%) Git (software)
3 79 (15.49%) Subversion
4 76 (14.90%) Mercurial
5 40 (7.84%) Maven
6 38 (7.45%) Team Foundation Server
7 31 (6.08%) Selenium
8 26 (5.10%) WebDriver
9 25 (4.90%) JIRA
10 22 (4.31%) JUnit
11 19 (3.73%) SoapUI
12 12 (2.35%) Cucumber
13 11 (2.16%) Liquibase
14 9 (1.76%) Gradle
15 7 (1.37%) JMeter
16 6 (1.18%) Eclipse
16 6 (1.18%) GitLab
16 6 (1.18%) Postman
17 5 (0.98%) Appium
17 5 (0.98%) Newman
General
1 18 (3.53%) Games
2 17 (3.33%) Banking
2 17 (3.33%) Finance
3 8 (1.57%) Public Sector
4 5 (0.98%) Electronics
5 3 (0.59%) Back Office
6 2 (0.39%) Retail
7 1 (0.20%) Billing
7 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.20%) Marketing
7 1 (0.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 257 (50.39%) Software Engineer
2 125 (24.51%) Developer
3 117 (22.94%) Java Engineer
4 108 (21.18%) Java Software Engineer
5 66 (12.94%) Java Developer
6 46 (9.02%) DevOps Engineer
7 38 (7.45%) Azure DevOps
7 38 (7.45%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 38 (7.45%) Azure Engineer
8 32 (6.27%) Senior Developer
9 26 (5.10%) Python Engineer
9 26 (5.10%) Senior Java Developer
9 26 (5.10%) Senior Java Engineer
10 25 (4.90%) Python Software Engineer
10 25 (4.90%) Senior Software Engineer
11 19 (3.73%) Senior Java Software Engineer
12 17 (3.33%) Site Engineer
12 17 (3.33%) Site Reliability Engineer
13 16 (3.14%) Software Developer
14 14 (2.75%) Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (19.22%) Node.js
2 81 (15.88%) Spring
3 71 (13.92%) AngularJS
4 50 (9.80%) Spring Boot
5 40 (7.84%) Vue.js
6 35 (6.86%) .NET
7 31 (6.08%) RESTful
8 27 (5.29%) RabbitMQ
9 24 (4.71%) Hibernate
9 24 (4.71%) HTML
9 24 (4.71%) REST
10 22 (4.31%) React
11 18 (3.53%) CSS
11 18 (3.53%) Kafka
12 14 (2.75%) J2EE
13 12 (2.35%) JPA
13 12 (2.35%) Spring Security
14 11 (2.16%) Flutter
15 9 (1.76%) Apache Flex
16 8 (1.57%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 67 (13.14%) Algorithms
2 66 (12.94%) Data Structures
3 58 (11.37%) Greenfield Project
4 41 (8.04%) Linux Command Line
5 24 (4.71%) Management Information System
6 19 (3.73%) Mobile App
7 15 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
8 13 (2.55%) User Experience
9 5 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.39%) Life Science
12 1 (0.20%) Cloud Native
12 1 (0.20%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 1 (0.20%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.20%) Mobile Banking
12 1 (0.20%) PKI
12 1 (0.20%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 28 (5.49%) Linux
2 17 (3.33%) Android
3 15 (2.94%) Apple iOS
4 9 (1.76%) Windows
5 3 (0.59%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.39%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 287 (56.27%) Software Engineering
2 267 (52.35%) Agile Software Development
3 153 (30.00%) DevOps
4 103 (20.20%) OO
5 101 (19.80%) TDD
6 95 (18.63%) Continuous Integration
7 93 (18.24%) Test Automation
8 71 (13.92%) Mathematics
9 64 (12.55%) Scrum
10 63 (12.35%) Unit Testing
11 61 (11.96%) Configuration Management
12 58 (11.37%) Infrastructure as Code
13 57 (11.18%) Microservices
14 54 (10.59%) Decision-Making
15 51 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
16 47 (9.22%) SOLID
17 43 (8.43%) Analytics
18 42 (8.24%) OOP
19 39 (7.65%) Mentoring
20 38 (7.45%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 271 (53.14%) SQL
2 243 (47.65%) Python
3 215 (42.16%) JavaScript
4 191 (37.45%) C#
5 89 (17.45%) Go
6 78 (15.29%) Ruby
7 72 (14.12%) C++
8 53 (10.39%) Kotlin
9 49 (9.61%) Bash Shell
10 46 (9.02%) PHP
11 41 (8.04%) PowerShell
12 40 (7.84%) TypeScript
13 39 (7.65%) Scala
14 38 (7.45%) Groovy
15 32 (6.27%) Java 8
16 16 (3.14%) Objective-C
17 15 (2.94%) Apple Swift
17 15 (2.94%) R
18 7 (1.37%) C
19 6 (1.18%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 149 (29.22%) Degree
2 69 (13.53%) Numerate Degree
3 4 (0.78%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.59%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.20%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.57%) QA
2 2 (0.39%) HIPAA
2 2 (0.39%) IEC 62304
2 2 (0.39%) ISO 13485
2 2 (0.39%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 2 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 2 (0.39%) NCSC
2 2 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 125 (24.51%) Docker
2 2 (0.39%) Firmware
3 1 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 121 (23.73%) Kubernetes
2 100 (19.61%) Terraform
3 90 (17.65%) Ansible
4 58 (11.37%) Opscode Chef
5 54 (10.59%) Puppet
6 47 (9.22%) Prometheus
7 39 (7.65%) Grafana
8 9 (1.76%) Graphite
8 9 (1.76%) ZABBIX
9 5 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (0.59%) SCCM
11 2 (0.39%) Rancher
12 1 (0.20%) Cobbler
12 1 (0.20%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 38 (7.45%) New Relic
1 38 (7.45%) SaltStack
2 19 (3.73%) Google
3 15 (2.94%) Oracle
4 9 (1.76%) Apple
5 6 (1.18%) Microsoft
6 5 (0.98%) Hitachi
6 5 (0.98%) Splunk
7 4 (0.78%) IBM
8 3 (0.59%) Perforce
8 3 (0.59%) Sony
9 2 (0.39%) hybris
9 2 (0.39%) OutSystems
9 2 (0.39%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.39%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.20%) AppDynamics
10 1 (0.20%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.20%) UiPath
10 1 (0.20%) VMware