Period
to 17 August 2019

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 17 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 20 10 11
Rank change year-on-year -10 +1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 804 1,250 1,613
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 10.62% 13.53% 15.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.21% 25.29% 28.31%
Number of salaries quoted 694 1,093 1,444
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% -

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 3,790 4,942 5,698
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 50.05% 53.50% 55.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3,015 4,274 4,923
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Java in Yorkshire

Java
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Java in Yorkshire

Java
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 August 2019.

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 17 August 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 -4 534 £49,669 +5.68% 117
South Yorkshire +2 171 £45,000 - 27
North Yorkshire -65 93 £45,000 - 9
East Yorkshire -18 6 £36,250 -9.38% 1
Java
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 2019, 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.

1 470 (58.46%) Agile Software Development
2 279 (34.70%) Software Engineering
3 275 (34.20%) Spring
4 262 (32.59%) C#
5 224 (27.86%) JavaScript
6 210 (26.12%) SQL
7 206 (25.62%) Test Automation
8 179 (22.26%) Python
9 178 (22.14%) TDD
9 178 (22.14%) DevOps
10 164 (20.40%) Amazon AWS
11 149 (18.53%) Mentoring
12 148 (18.41%) .NET
13 145 (18.03%) Spring Boot
14 134 (16.67%) Microservices
15 132 (16.42%) Docker
16 129 (16.04%) Continuous Integration
16 129 (16.04%) Selenium
17 120 (14.93%) Scrum
18 118 (14.68%) Git (software)
19 115 (14.30%) HTML
20 112 (13.93%) BDD
20 112 (13.93%) Jenkins
21 110 (13.68%) C++
22 101 (12.56%) PHP
23 96 (11.94%) Microsoft Azure
24 93 (11.57%) Kubernetes
25 90 (11.19%) Finance
26 89 (11.07%) Cucumber
27 88 (10.95%) OO

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 25 (3.11%) Tomcat
2 24 (2.99%) JBoss
3 23 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
4 22 (2.74%) CMS
5 19 (2.36%) nginx
5 19 (2.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 14 (1.74%) Confluence
7 12 (1.49%) WebSphere
8 10 (1.24%) Apache
8 10 (1.24%) Apache Spark
9 8 (1.00%) WebLogic
10 7 (0.87%) Cloud Foundry
10 7 (0.87%) IIS
11 6 (0.75%) Drupal
11 6 (0.75%) SharePoint
12 5 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
12 5 (0.62%) Umbraco
13 4 (0.50%) ColdFusion
13 4 (0.50%) Mule
13 4 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (1.12%) Chatbot
2 4 (0.50%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.50%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (0.37%) EngageOne
4 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.12%) InDesign
4 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.25%) Maximo
1 2 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 164 (20.40%) Amazon AWS
2 96 (11.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (4.10%) Office 365
4 28 (3.48%) G Suite
5 24 (2.99%) Google Cloud Platform
6 23 (2.86%) GitHub
7 17 (2.11%) SaaS
8 7 (0.87%) PaaS
9 6 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (0.62%) Amazon EMR
10 5 (0.62%) Apigee
10 5 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (0.62%) IaaS
10 5 (0.62%) Serverless
11 4 (0.50%) IBM Cloud
12 3 (0.37%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.37%) AWS CloudTrail
12 3 (0.37%) Google App Engine
12 3 (0.37%) Slack
13 2 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.24%) HTTP
2 7 (0.87%) TCP/IP
3 5 (0.62%) FTP
4 4 (0.50%) DLNA
4 4 (0.50%) DNS
4 4 (0.50%) Firewall
4 4 (0.50%) Internet
4 4 (0.50%) UPnP
4 4 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (0.37%) ICMP
6 2 (0.25%) SSH
7 1 (0.12%) DHCP
7 1 (0.12%) IPsec
7 1 (0.12%) Network Security
7 1 (0.12%) SSL
7 1 (0.12%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (9.83%) NoSQL
2 68 (8.46%) SQL Server
3 67 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
4 66 (8.21%) MySQL
5 39 (4.85%) Relational Database
6 36 (4.48%) MongoDB
7 30 (3.73%) RDBMS
8 22 (2.74%) Big Data
9 19 (2.36%) Hadoop
10 15 (1.87%) DB2
11 14 (1.74%) Apache Cassandra
12 10 (1.24%) Apache Hive
12 10 (1.24%) Redis
13 9 (1.12%) Riak
13 9 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 9 (1.12%) Sqoop
14 7 (0.87%) Oracle Database
14 7 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 6 (0.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 5 (0.62%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 129 (16.04%) Selenium
2 118 (14.68%) Git (software)
3 112 (13.93%) Jenkins
4 89 (11.07%) Cucumber
5 55 (6.84%) Subversion
6 53 (6.59%) JUnit
6 53 (6.59%) WebDriver
7 50 (6.22%) SoapUI
8 44 (5.47%) JIRA
9 41 (5.10%) Maven
10 36 (4.48%) JMeter
11 32 (3.98%) Appium
11 32 (3.98%) Ranorex
12 31 (3.86%) Gatling
13 29 (3.61%) WATIR
14 28 (3.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 28 (3.48%) Buildbot
14 28 (3.48%) NeoLoad
14 28 (3.48%) WebLOAD
15 26 (3.23%) NUnit
General
1 90 (11.19%) Finance
2 38 (4.73%) Retail
3 22 (2.74%) Marketing
4 14 (1.74%) Games
5 13 (1.62%) Banking
5 13 (1.62%) Online Betting
6 9 (1.12%) Aerospace
7 5 (0.62%) Local Government
7 5 (0.62%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.50%) Electronics
8 4 (0.50%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.37%) Legal
9 3 (0.37%) Military
10 2 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.25%) Publishing
10 2 (0.25%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.12%) Advertising
11 1 (0.12%) Law
11 1 (0.12%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 409 (50.87%) Developer
2 214 (26.62%) Java Developer
3 178 (22.14%) Software Engineer
4 116 (14.43%) Java Engineer
5 99 (12.31%) Java Software Engineer
6 94 (11.69%) Software Developer
7 93 (11.57%) Senior Developer
8 65 (8.08%) Developer in Test
9 51 (6.34%) Test Engineer
10 44 (5.47%) Junior
11 43 (5.35%) Java Software Developer
12 42 (5.22%) Test Automation Engineer
13 41 (5.10%) Junior Developer
13 41 (5.10%) Senior Java Developer
14 38 (4.73%) Analyst
15 37 (4.60%) C# Developer
16 33 (4.10%) Tester
17 30 (3.73%) Test Automation Developer
18 29 (3.61%) JavaScript Developer
19 26 (3.23%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 275 (34.20%) Spring
2 148 (18.41%) .NET
3 145 (18.03%) Spring Boot
4 115 (14.30%) HTML
5 86 (10.70%) CSS
6 78 (9.70%) AngularJS
7 73 (9.08%) ASP.NET
8 61 (7.59%) Web Services
9 55 (6.84%) Node.js
10 52 (6.47%) REST
11 47 (5.85%) XML
12 45 (5.60%) Kafka
13 43 (5.35%) ASP.NET MVC
14 41 (5.10%) Hibernate
15 39 (4.85%) React
15 39 (4.85%) SOAP
16 35 (4.35%) XSLT
17 33 (4.10%) jQuery
18 32 (3.98%) Dropwizard
18 32 (3.98%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 61 (7.59%) Greenfield Project
2 45 (5.60%) Enterprise Software
3 41 (5.10%) Mobile App
4 31 (3.86%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (2.99%) Self-Motivation
6 15 (1.87%) Algorithms
7 14 (1.74%) User Experience
8 13 (1.62%) Data Structures
9 7 (0.87%) NHS
10 6 (0.75%) Embedded Systems
10 6 (0.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 5 (0.62%) e-Learning
12 4 (0.50%) Data Protection Act
12 4 (0.50%) MPEG
12 4 (0.50%) Public Cloud
13 3 (0.37%) Digital Media
13 3 (0.37%) Internet of Things
13 3 (0.37%) Linux Command Line
13 3 (0.37%) Private Cloud
13 3 (0.37%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 72 (8.96%) Linux
2 40 (4.98%) Android
3 32 (3.98%) Windows
4 28 (3.48%) Unix
5 16 (1.99%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.12%) Windows 10
6 9 (1.12%) Windows 7
6 9 (1.12%) Windows Mobile
7 5 (0.62%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.25%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.12%) AIX
9 1 (0.12%) Kali Linux
9 1 (0.12%) Solaris
9 1 (0.12%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 470 (58.46%) Agile Software Development
2 279 (34.70%) Software Engineering
3 206 (25.62%) Test Automation
4 178 (22.14%) DevOps
4 178 (22.14%) TDD
5 149 (18.53%) Mentoring
6 134 (16.67%) Microservices
7 129 (16.04%) Continuous Integration
8 120 (14.93%) Scrum
9 112 (13.93%) BDD
10 88 (10.95%) OO
11 81 (10.07%) Open Source
12 70 (8.71%) MVC
13 64 (7.96%) Problem-Solving
14 58 (7.21%) Software Testing
15 54 (6.72%) Kanban
16 49 (6.09%) API Testing
16 49 (6.09%) Coaching
17 45 (5.60%) SDET
18 41 (5.10%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 262 (32.59%) C#
2 224 (27.86%) JavaScript
3 210 (26.12%) SQL
4 179 (22.26%) Python
5 110 (13.68%) C++
6 101 (12.56%) PHP
7 87 (10.82%) Java 8
8 68 (8.46%) Ruby
9 64 (7.96%) Scala
10 55 (6.84%) C
11 54 (6.72%) Kotlin
12 20 (2.49%) Java 9
13 19 (2.36%) TypeScript
14 18 (2.24%) PL/SQL
15 15 (1.87%) Objective-C
16 14 (1.74%) Perl
17 12 (1.49%) COBOL
17 12 (1.49%) JCL
18 11 (1.37%) T-SQL
19 10 (1.24%) Go
Qualifications
1 64 (7.96%) Degree
2 17 (2.11%) ISTQB
3 10 (1.24%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (1.12%) ISEB
5 8 (1.00%) Master's Degree
5 8 (1.00%) Security Cleared
6 5 (0.62%) DBS Check
6 5 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (0.50%) CREST Certified
7 4 (0.50%) OSCP
8 3 (0.37%) PhD
8 3 (0.37%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.25%) GIAC
9 2 (0.25%) GPEN
9 2 (0.25%) SANS
9 2 (0.25%) Tigerscheme
10 1 (0.12%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.12%) OCA
10 1 (0.12%) OCAJ
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.99%) QA
2 2 (0.25%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.12%) Dublin Core
3 1 (0.12%) GMP
3 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 132 (16.42%) Docker
2 9 (1.12%) HDFS
3 6 (0.75%) Apache Flume
4 3 (0.37%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.12%) Firmware
6 1 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 93 (11.57%) Kubernetes
2 43 (5.35%) Ansible
3 36 (4.48%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (4.48%) Terraform
4 33 (4.10%) Puppet
5 7 (0.87%) Kibana
6 6 (0.75%) Oozie
7 5 (0.62%) logstash
8 3 (0.37%) Packer
9 2 (0.25%) Grafana
9 2 (0.25%) Graphite
10 1 (0.12%) cPanel
10 1 (0.12%) Mesos
10 1 (0.12%) Nessus
10 1 (0.12%) Nmap
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 1 (0.12%) Rancher
10 1 (0.12%) Salt
10 1 (0.12%) SCOM
10 1 (0.12%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 77 (9.58%) Oracle
2 47 (5.85%) Google
3 46 (5.72%) Microsoft
4 23 (2.86%) IBM
5 9 (1.12%) Cloudera
6 7 (0.87%) OutSystems
6 7 (0.87%) Zend
7 6 (0.75%) AppDynamics
7 6 (0.75%) Atlassian
7 6 (0.75%) Splunk
7 6 (0.75%) Xamarin
8 5 (0.62%) Sitecore
9 4 (0.50%) ForgeRock
9 4 (0.50%) Informatica
10 3 (0.37%) Axway
10 3 (0.37%) MuleSoft
10 3 (0.37%) ServiceNow
10 3 (0.37%) UiPath
11 2 (0.25%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.25%) Sun