Period
to 26 September 2020

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 26 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
26 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 9 18 10
Rank change year-on-year +9 -8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 392 754 1,192
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.18% 10.22% 13.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.77% 20.85% 25.44%
Number of salaries quoted 481 693 1,076
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £66,375 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +6.20% +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 1,521 3,616 4,686
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 58.89% 49.00% 53.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1,362 2,880 3,977
Median annual salary £47,125 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.72% +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% +2.04%

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 26 September 2020.

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 26 September 2020. 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 +4 229 £52,500 +5.00% 50
North Yorkshire +79 84 £47,500 +5.56% 10
South Yorkshire +2 76 £55,000 +15.79% 7
Java
England

For the 6 months to 26 September 2020, 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.

1 213 (54.34%) Agile Software Development
2 193 (49.23%) Software Engineering
3 163 (41.58%) SQL
4 143 (36.48%) Python
5 135 (34.44%) JavaScript
6 98 (25.00%) AWS
7 96 (24.49%) C#
7 96 (24.49%) DevOps
8 93 (23.72%) Spring
9 88 (22.45%) Degree
10 85 (21.68%) Jenkins
11 82 (20.92%) Node.js
12 76 (19.39%) Microservices
13 73 (18.62%) Test Automation
14 68 (17.35%) Git (software)
15 66 (16.84%) AngularJS
16 65 (16.58%) NoSQL
17 62 (15.82%) Scrum
18 61 (15.56%) Docker
19 59 (15.05%) TDD
20 56 (14.29%) Spring Boot
21 54 (13.78%) Subversion
21 54 (13.78%) Continuous Integration
22 53 (13.52%) Kubernetes
23 50 (12.76%) REST
23 50 (12.76%) Maven
24 48 (12.24%) Terraform
25 46 (11.73%) Go
26 45 (11.48%) Algorithms
26 45 (11.48%) 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 11 (2.81%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (2.30%) Confluence
3 8 (2.04%) nginx
4 4 (1.02%) Apache Spark
4 4 (1.02%) IIS
5 3 (0.77%) Apache
6 2 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.51%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.26%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 98 (25.00%) AWS
2 27 (6.89%) GCP
3 25 (6.38%) Azure
4 23 (5.87%) Serverless
5 20 (5.10%) AWS Lambda
6 12 (3.06%) GitHub
6 12 (3.06%) Slack
7 11 (2.81%) Amazon EC2
7 11 (2.81%) SaaS
8 9 (2.30%) AWS CloudFormation
8 9 (2.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 4 (1.02%) Datadog
10 3 (0.77%) Amazon ECS
10 3 (0.77%) Apigee
10 3 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.77%) IaaS
10 3 (0.77%) OpenShift
10 3 (0.77%) PaaS
10 3 (0.77%) Power Platform
11 2 (0.51%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.79%) Broadband
2 4 (1.02%) Internet
2 4 (1.02%) Skype
3 2 (0.51%) AMQP
3 2 (0.51%) DNS
3 2 (0.51%) Firewall
3 2 (0.51%) HTTP
3 2 (0.51%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (16.58%) NoSQL
2 28 (7.14%) Big Data
3 26 (6.63%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (4.08%) MySQL
5 15 (3.83%) Redis
6 14 (3.57%) SQL Server
7 13 (3.32%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (3.06%) Data Lake
9 10 (2.55%) BigQuery
9 10 (2.55%) MongoDB
10 9 (2.30%) CloverETL
10 9 (2.30%) Relational Database
11 7 (1.79%) Oracle Database
12 5 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (1.02%) Azure SQL Database
13 4 (1.02%) Cosmos DB
13 4 (1.02%) Hadoop
13 4 (1.02%) MariaDB
13 4 (1.02%) RDBMS
14 3 (0.77%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 85 (21.68%) Jenkins
2 68 (17.35%) Git (software)
3 54 (13.78%) Subversion
4 50 (12.76%) Maven
5 39 (9.95%) Selenium
6 34 (8.67%) JIRA
6 34 (8.67%) JUnit
7 31 (7.91%) Mercurial
8 21 (5.36%) WebDriver
9 19 (4.85%) SoapUI
10 15 (3.83%) Eclipse
11 10 (2.55%) Cucumber
12 8 (2.04%) Liquibase
12 8 (2.04%) TeamCity
13 7 (1.79%) GitLab
14 6 (1.53%) Gradle
15 5 (1.28%) TestNG
16 4 (1.02%) GoCD
16 4 (1.02%) SpecFlow
16 4 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (5.36%) Finance
2 12 (3.06%) Games
3 7 (1.79%) Banking
4 4 (1.02%) Electronics
4 4 (1.02%) Public Sector
5 3 (0.77%) Manufacturing
5 3 (0.77%) Marketing
5 3 (0.77%) Retail
6 2 (0.51%) Law
6 2 (0.51%) Local Government
6 2 (0.51%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.26%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 154 (39.29%) Developer
2 153 (39.03%) Software Engineer
3 86 (21.94%) Java Engineer
4 81 (20.66%) Java Software Engineer
5 75 (19.13%) Java Developer
6 40 (10.20%) Senior Software Engineer
7 35 (8.93%) Senior Developer
8 31 (7.91%) Senior Java Engineer
9 29 (7.40%) Python Engineer
9 29 (7.40%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 27 (6.89%) Senior Java Developer
11 24 (6.12%) Python Software Engineer
12 21 (5.36%) Developer in Test
13 20 (5.10%) DevOps Engineer
14 19 (4.85%) Software Developer
14 19 (4.85%) Test Engineer
15 17 (4.34%) Development Engineer
15 17 (4.34%) Software Development Engineer
15 17 (4.34%) Software Test Engineer
15 17 (4.34%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (23.72%) Spring
2 82 (20.92%) Node.js
3 66 (16.84%) AngularJS
4 56 (14.29%) Spring Boot
5 50 (12.76%) REST
6 40 (10.20%) .NET
7 35 (8.93%) React
8 27 (6.89%) Hibernate
9 22 (5.61%) RESTful
10 19 (4.85%) CSS
10 19 (4.85%) HTML
11 18 (4.59%) RabbitMQ
12 16 (4.08%) Kafka
12 16 (4.08%) Micronaut
12 16 (4.08%) Web Services
13 12 (3.06%) JPA
13 12 (3.06%) SOAP
14 11 (2.81%) Dropwizard
15 9 (2.30%) Gherkin
15 9 (2.30%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 45 (11.48%) Algorithms
2 44 (11.22%) Data Structures
3 30 (7.65%) Management Information System
4 27 (6.89%) Greenfield Project
5 20 (5.10%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.55%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (2.30%) User Experience
8 8 (2.04%) Virtual Team
9 7 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (1.02%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (0.77%) Cloud Native
11 3 (0.77%) NHS
12 2 (0.51%) Analytical Mindset
12 2 (0.51%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.51%) Replication
12 2 (0.51%) Video\Live Streaming
13 1 (0.26%) Internet of Things
13 1 (0.26%) Mobile Banking
13 1 (0.26%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 29 (7.40%) Linux
2 20 (5.10%) Apple iOS
3 19 (4.85%) Android
4 10 (2.55%) Windows
5 6 (1.53%) Unix
6 5 (1.28%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.02%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.26%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (54.34%) Agile Software Development
2 193 (49.23%) Software Engineering
3 96 (24.49%) DevOps
4 76 (19.39%) Microservices
5 73 (18.62%) Test Automation
6 62 (15.82%) Scrum
7 59 (15.05%) TDD
8 54 (13.78%) Continuous Integration
9 45 (11.48%) OO
10 41 (10.46%) Open Source
11 38 (9.69%) Computer Science
11 38 (9.69%) Unit Testing
12 36 (9.18%) Project Management
13 34 (8.67%) Mentoring
14 33 (8.42%) BDD
15 30 (7.65%) Information Management
16 29 (7.40%) Configuration Management
17 26 (6.63%) Decision-Making
18 24 (6.12%) API Testing
19 21 (5.36%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 163 (41.58%) SQL
2 143 (36.48%) Python
3 135 (34.44%) JavaScript
4 96 (24.49%) C#
5 46 (11.73%) Go
6 37 (9.44%) Java 8
7 36 (9.18%) C++
7 36 (9.18%) Scala
8 28 (7.14%) Kotlin
9 19 (4.85%) Ruby
10 18 (4.59%) Apple Swift
11 17 (4.34%) Objective-C
12 14 (3.57%) Bash Shell
12 14 (3.57%) R
13 12 (3.06%) TypeScript
14 11 (2.81%) C
15 10 (2.55%) PHP
16 9 (2.30%) Groovy
17 8 (2.04%) PowerShell
18 6 (1.53%) Perl
Qualifications
1 88 (22.45%) Degree
2 19 (4.85%) Numerate Degree
3 3 (0.77%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.51%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.26%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.36%) QA
2 1 (0.26%) HIPAA
2 1 (0.26%) IEC 62304
2 1 (0.26%) ISO 13485
2 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 61 (15.56%) Docker
2 4 (1.02%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.26%) Firmware
3 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 53 (13.52%) Kubernetes
2 48 (12.24%) Terraform
3 31 (7.91%) Ansible
4 29 (7.40%) Puppet
5 15 (3.83%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.02%) Grafana
6 4 (1.02%) Packer
6 4 (1.02%) Prometheus
6 4 (1.02%) SCCM
7 2 (0.51%) HP Fortify
7 2 (0.51%) Marathon
7 2 (0.51%) Mesos
7 2 (0.51%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 29 (7.40%) Oracle
2 27 (6.89%) Google
3 16 (4.08%) Microsoft
4 15 (3.83%) Apple
5 7 (1.79%) Hitachi
5 7 (1.79%) ServiceNow
6 4 (1.02%) New Relic
6 4 (1.02%) Perforce
6 4 (1.02%) SaltStack
6 4 (1.02%) Sony
7 3 (0.77%) Splunk
8 2 (0.51%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.26%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.26%) IBM
9 1 (0.26%) VMware