Period
to 25 October 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 25 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 11 10 16
Rank change year-on-year -1 +6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Java 827 427 710
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 12.28% 15.37% 10.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.55% 26.59% 21.44%
Number of salaries quoted 655 403 631
10th Percentile £40,000 £40,100 £31,725
25th Percentile £45,000 £43,750 £39,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% +5.56%
75th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £58,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.70% +8.00% +8.70%

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 3,237 1,606 3,311
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 48.07% 57.79% 48.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2,587 1,440 2,708
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,500 £27,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% +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 25 October 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 25 October 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 -1 568 £55,000 +4.76% 96
South Yorkshire 0 187 £57,500 +4.55% 17
North Yorkshire -14 66 £70,000 +47.37% 6
East Yorkshire - 2 £50,000 -
Java
England

For the 6 months to 25 October 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.

1 432 (52.24%) Agile Software Development
2 419 (50.67%) Software Engineering
3 299 (36.15%) SQL
4 290 (35.07%) DevOps
5 283 (34.22%) Python
6 282 (34.10%) JavaScript
7 279 (33.74%) AWS
8 259 (31.32%) C#
9 224 (27.09%) Kubernetes
10 220 (26.60%) Docker
11 203 (24.55%) Test Automation
12 197 (23.82%) TDD
13 191 (23.10%) Azure
14 164 (19.83%) Node.js
15 155 (18.74%) Jenkins
16 154 (18.62%) React
17 149 (18.02%) Terraform
18 148 (17.90%) Continuous Integration
19 143 (17.29%) Spring
20 140 (16.93%) NoSQL
21 138 (16.69%) Microservices
22 137 (16.57%) Social Skills
23 133 (16.08%) Degree
24 131 (15.84%) Git (software)
25 130 (15.72%) OO
25 130 (15.72%) Kotlin
26 126 (15.24%) PHP
27 125 (15.11%) MySQL
28 112 (13.54%) .NET
29 111 (13.42%) C++

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 30 (3.63%) Elasticsearch
2 29 (3.51%) Confluence
3 26 (3.14%) nginx
4 18 (2.18%) CMS
5 17 (2.06%) Apache
6 9 (1.09%) Oracle Workflow
7 8 (0.97%) Tomcat
8 7 (0.85%) Apache Spark
9 4 (0.48%) Apache Airflow
9 4 (0.48%) JBoss
9 4 (0.48%) Luigi
10 2 (0.24%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (0.24%) Drupal
10 2 (0.24%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.24%) WordPress
11 1 (0.12%) Camunda
11 1 (0.12%) CloudStack
11 1 (0.12%) Jetty
11 1 (0.12%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (0.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 27 (3.26%) SAP Business One
2 2 (0.24%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.12%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.12%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 279 (33.74%) AWS
2 191 (23.10%) Azure
3 75 (9.07%) GCP
4 74 (8.95%) AWS CloudFormation
5 54 (6.53%) Serverless
6 38 (4.59%) PaaS
7 34 (4.11%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 32 (3.87%) Datadog
8 32 (3.87%) Pulumi
9 31 (3.75%) SaaS
10 30 (3.63%) AWS Lambda
11 21 (2.54%) Amazon Kinesis
12 18 (2.18%) GitHub
13 17 (2.06%) Azure Stack
14 9 (1.09%) OpenShift
15 8 (0.97%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 8 (0.97%) Apigee
16 7 (0.85%) Amazon EKS
16 7 (0.85%) Amazon S3
17 4 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.30%) HTTP
2 14 (1.69%) Broadband
3 5 (0.60%) Internet
4 3 (0.36%) Firewall
4 3 (0.36%) Network Security
4 3 (0.36%) VoIP
4 3 (0.36%) VPN
5 2 (0.24%) BIG-IP
5 2 (0.24%) PuTTY
5 2 (0.24%) Telnet
5 2 (0.24%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.12%) CTI
6 1 (0.12%) DNS
6 1 (0.12%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (16.93%) NoSQL
2 125 (15.11%) MySQL
3 92 (11.12%) Redis
4 79 (9.55%) Big Data
5 66 (7.98%) PostgreSQL
6 60 (7.26%) MongoDB
7 59 (7.13%) SQL Server
8 41 (4.96%) Relational Database
9 34 (4.11%) MariaDB
10 33 (3.99%) Azure SQL Database
11 27 (3.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 16 (1.93%) Apache Cassandra
13 14 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 13 (1.57%) RDBMS
15 11 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
16 9 (1.09%) Oracle Database
17 8 (0.97%) Hadoop
18 6 (0.73%) Data Lake
18 6 (0.73%) Metadata
19 5 (0.60%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 155 (18.74%) Jenkins
2 131 (15.84%) Git (software)
3 83 (10.04%) Subversion
4 79 (9.55%) Mercurial
5 56 (6.77%) Selenium
6 41 (4.96%) JIRA
7 39 (4.72%) Postman
8 36 (4.35%) Cucumber
9 33 (3.99%) Team Foundation Server
10 27 (3.26%) GitLab
11 23 (2.78%) SoapUI
12 22 (2.66%) Bitbucket
13 14 (1.69%) Babel
13 14 (1.69%) webpack
14 13 (1.57%) SpecFlow
15 12 (1.45%) Maven
16 11 (1.33%) CircleCI
16 11 (1.33%) Eclipse
16 11 (1.33%) Octopus Deploy
17 10 (1.21%) Visual Studio
General
1 137 (16.57%) Social Skills
2 40 (4.84%) Finance
3 39 (4.72%) Games
4 25 (3.02%) Billing
5 21 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (2.42%) Retail
7 19 (2.30%) Public Sector
8 12 (1.45%) Marketing
8 12 (1.45%) Presentation Skills
9 10 (1.21%) Law
10 8 (0.97%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 5 (0.60%) Legal
12 3 (0.36%) Documentation Skills
12 3 (0.36%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.36%) Publishing
13 2 (0.24%) Back Office
13 2 (0.24%) Influencing Skills
13 2 (0.24%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.24%) Wearables
14 1 (0.12%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 345 (41.72%) Software Engineer
2 207 (25.03%) Developer
3 135 (16.32%) Java Engineer
4 134 (16.20%) Java Software Engineer
5 97 (11.73%) Java Developer
6 56 (6.77%) Architect
7 53 (6.41%) DevOps Engineer
8 50 (6.05%) Senior Developer
9 48 (5.80%) Senior Software Engineer
10 43 (5.20%) Software Developer
11 32 (3.87%) Azure DevOps
11 32 (3.87%) Azure DevOps Engineer
11 32 (3.87%) Azure Engineer
12 28 (3.39%) Senior Java Developer
13 27 (3.26%) Python Engineer
13 27 (3.26%) Tester
14 26 (3.14%) Python Software Engineer
15 25 (3.02%) Automation Tester
15 25 (3.02%) Consultant
16 22 (2.66%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (19.83%) Node.js
2 154 (18.62%) React
3 143 (17.29%) Spring
4 112 (13.54%) .NET
5 111 (13.42%) AngularJS
6 101 (12.21%) Kafka
7 90 (10.88%) Web Services
8 82 (9.92%) Spring Boot
9 81 (9.79%) REST
10 76 (9.19%) Vue.js
11 72 (8.71%) HTML
12 68 (8.22%) XML
13 56 (6.77%) SOAP
14 53 (6.41%) CSS
15 42 (5.08%) RabbitMQ
16 38 (4.59%) RESTful
17 32 (3.87%) ARM Templates
18 29 (3.51%) JSON
19 27 (3.26%) XSLT
20 23 (2.78%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 59 (7.13%) Data Structures
2 56 (6.77%) Algorithms
3 51 (6.17%) Greenfield Project
4 39 (4.72%) Mobile App
4 39 (4.72%) User Experience
5 33 (3.99%) Linux Command Line
6 23 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
6 23 (2.78%) Legacy Code
7 17 (2.06%) Data Protection Act
8 15 (1.81%) NHS
8 15 (1.81%) Self-Motivation
9 14 (1.69%) Social Media
10 11 (1.33%) Data Centre
11 7 (0.85%) Management Information System
12 6 (0.73%) Hedge funds
13 5 (0.60%) Public Cloud
14 4 (0.48%) Cloud Native
14 4 (0.48%) DataPower
14 4 (0.48%) Driving Licence
14 4 (0.48%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 66 (7.98%) Linux
2 27 (3.26%) Android
2 27 (3.26%) Windows
3 16 (1.93%) Apple iOS
4 8 (0.97%) Unix
5 3 (0.36%) Solaris
5 3 (0.36%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.12%) CentOS
6 1 (0.12%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 432 (52.24%) Agile Software Development
2 419 (50.67%) Software Engineering
3 290 (35.07%) DevOps
4 203 (24.55%) Test Automation
5 197 (23.82%) TDD
6 148 (17.90%) Continuous Integration
7 138 (16.69%) Microservices
8 130 (15.72%) OO
9 95 (11.49%) Scrum
10 91 (11.00%) OOP
11 81 (9.79%) Mentoring
12 71 (8.59%) BDD
13 70 (8.46%) Unit Testing
14 67 (8.10%) SOLID
15 61 (7.38%) Continuous Improvement
15 61 (7.38%) Decision-Making
16 58 (7.01%) Problem-Solving
17 55 (6.65%) Open Source
18 54 (6.53%) Coaching
19 53 (6.41%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 299 (36.15%) SQL
2 283 (34.22%) Python
3 282 (34.10%) JavaScript
4 259 (31.32%) C#
5 130 (15.72%) Kotlin
6 126 (15.24%) PHP
7 111 (13.42%) C++
8 102 (12.33%) Go
8 102 (12.33%) Scala
9 89 (10.76%) Ruby
10 68 (8.22%) TypeScript
11 39 (4.72%) Bash Shell
12 38 (4.59%) PowerShell
13 35 (4.23%) Groovy
14 29 (3.51%) Java 8
15 26 (3.14%) PL/SQL
16 25 (3.02%) XPath
17 15 (1.81%) VB
18 12 (1.45%) Java 11
19 11 (1.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 133 (16.08%) Degree
2 48 (5.80%) Numerate Degree
3 22 (2.66%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (1.45%) AWS Certification
5 9 (1.09%) SC Cleared
5 9 (1.09%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.12%) HND
6 1 (0.12%) ISEB
6 1 (0.12%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.12%) PhD
6 1 (0.12%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (6.65%) QA
2 12 (1.45%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.73%) Accessibility
4 5 (0.60%) GDPR
5 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 220 (26.60%) Docker
2 14 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.21%) Active Directory
4 9 (1.09%) NDS
4 9 (1.09%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 3 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.24%) Firmware
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 224 (27.09%) Kubernetes
2 149 (18.02%) Terraform
3 87 (10.52%) Ansible
4 81 (9.79%) Opscode Chef
5 62 (7.50%) Prometheus
6 47 (5.68%) Puppet
7 37 (4.47%) Graphite
8 35 (4.23%) Grafana
9 9 (1.09%) NetIQ Identity Manager
10 2 (0.24%) nmon
10 2 (0.24%) Rancher
10 2 (0.24%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 72 (8.71%) Oracle
2 65 (7.86%) Microsoft
3 41 (4.96%) SAP
4 32 (3.87%) New Relic
4 32 (3.87%) Sage
4 32 (3.87%) SaltStack
5 22 (2.66%) Atlassian
6 19 (2.30%) Google
7 18 (2.18%) IBM
8 16 (1.93%) Splunk
9 15 (1.81%) BT
10 14 (1.69%) VMware
11 9 (1.09%) ForgeRock
11 9 (1.09%) NetIQ
12 7 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (0.48%) MuleSoft
13 4 (0.48%) Pega
13 4 (0.48%) Talend
14 3 (0.36%) Adobe
14 3 (0.36%) NetApp