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

Java
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 11 12 20
Rank change year-on-year +1 +8 -9
Permanent jobs citing Java 783 551 820
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.25% 14.79% 10.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.78% 26.00% 21.20%
Number of salaries quoted 639 516 695
10th Percentile £40,000 £40,875 £30,950
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £57,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +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 3,037 2,119 3,868
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 51.40% 56.89% 50.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2,468 1,882 3,091
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,948 £27,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,250 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £46,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.70% +8.24% -
75th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £61,250
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 25 July 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 July 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 +1 554 £55,000 +10.00% 103
South Yorkshire +1 173 £55,000 +10.00% 26
North Yorkshire -13 43 £61,250 +22.50% 13
East Yorkshire - 10 £37,500 -
Java
England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 429 (54.79%) Agile Software Development
2 383 (48.91%) Software Engineering
3 314 (40.10%) SQL
4 306 (39.08%) JavaScript
5 303 (38.70%) Python
6 297 (37.93%) AWS
7 282 (36.02%) C#
8 245 (31.29%) DevOps
9 237 (30.27%) Docker
10 214 (27.33%) Kubernetes
11 213 (27.20%) TDD
12 194 (24.78%) Test Automation
13 181 (23.12%) Azure
14 178 (22.73%) Jenkins
15 160 (20.43%) Node.js
16 155 (19.80%) NoSQL
17 154 (19.67%) Terraform
18 144 (18.39%) React
19 140 (17.88%) Git (software)
20 137 (17.50%) OO
21 135 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
22 133 (16.99%) Degree
23 132 (16.86%) Social Skills
24 129 (16.48%) MySQL
25 124 (15.84%) PHP
26 121 (15.45%) C++
27 117 (14.94%) Scrum
28 116 (14.81%) Ansible
29 112 (14.30%) Spring
30 107 (13.67%) Redis

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 37 (4.73%) Elasticsearch
2 35 (4.47%) nginx
3 26 (3.32%) Oracle Workflow
4 20 (2.55%) Confluence
5 19 (2.43%) Apache
6 14 (1.79%) CMS
7 7 (0.89%) Apache Spark
7 7 (0.89%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.51%) JBoss
9 3 (0.38%) Apache Airflow
9 3 (0.38%) Luigi
10 2 (0.26%) Drupal
10 2 (0.26%) IIS
10 2 (0.26%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.26%) WordPress
11 1 (0.13%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.13%) FormScape
11 1 (0.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.13%) EngageOne
1 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.13%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 17 (2.17%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.13%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.13%) PlanetPress Connect
2 1 (0.13%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 297 (37.93%) AWS
2 181 (23.12%) Azure
3 78 (9.96%) GCP
4 63 (8.05%) AWS CloudFormation
5 48 (6.13%) Serverless
6 47 (6.00%) Datadog
7 46 (5.87%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 46 (5.87%) Pulumi
8 31 (3.96%) PaaS
9 28 (3.58%) AWS Lambda
10 18 (2.30%) SaaS
11 17 (2.17%) GitHub
12 16 (2.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 15 (1.92%) Amazon Kinesis
14 11 (1.40%) Amazon EKS
14 11 (1.40%) Azure Stack
15 10 (1.28%) Amazon S3
16 9 (1.15%) AWS CodePipeline
17 6 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
18 4 (0.51%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.17%) HTTP
2 14 (1.79%) Internet
3 11 (1.40%) Broadband
3 11 (1.40%) Firewall
4 3 (0.38%) DLNA
4 3 (0.38%) SAN
4 3 (0.38%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.38%) UPnP
4 3 (0.38%) VoIP
4 3 (0.38%) VPN
4 3 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.26%) Network Security
6 1 (0.13%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (19.80%) NoSQL
2 129 (16.48%) MySQL
3 107 (13.67%) Redis
4 91 (11.62%) PostgreSQL
5 88 (11.24%) Big Data
6 80 (10.22%) MongoDB
7 62 (7.92%) SQL Server
8 52 (6.64%) Azure SQL Database
9 46 (5.87%) MariaDB
10 39 (4.98%) Relational Database
11 30 (3.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 16 (2.04%) Oracle Database
13 13 (1.66%) Apache Cassandra
14 12 (1.53%) RDBMS
15 8 (1.02%) Hadoop
16 7 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 5 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
18 3 (0.38%) Azkaban
18 3 (0.38%) Informix
18 3 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 178 (22.73%) Jenkins
2 140 (17.88%) Git (software)
3 81 (10.34%) Subversion
4 79 (10.09%) Mercurial
5 56 (7.15%) Selenium
6 47 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 45 (5.75%) Postman
8 42 (5.36%) Cucumber
8 42 (5.36%) GitLab
8 42 (5.36%) JIRA
9 22 (2.81%) Maven
9 22 (2.81%) SoapUI
10 17 (2.17%) JUnit
11 16 (2.04%) SpecFlow
12 14 (1.79%) Eclipse
13 12 (1.53%) Babel
13 12 (1.53%) webpack
14 10 (1.28%) Bitbucket
14 10 (1.28%) JMeter
14 10 (1.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 132 (16.86%) Social Skills
2 42 (5.36%) Public Sector
3 23 (2.94%) Finance
4 22 (2.81%) Games
5 20 (2.55%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (2.55%) Billing
6 19 (2.43%) Marketing
7 18 (2.30%) Presentation Skills
8 14 (1.79%) Law
9 12 (1.53%) Banking
9 12 (1.53%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 12 (1.53%) Retail
10 5 (0.64%) Legal
11 4 (0.51%) Electronics
11 4 (0.51%) Publishing
11 4 (0.51%) Wearables
12 3 (0.38%) Back Office
13 2 (0.26%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.26%) Telecoms
14 1 (0.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 325 (41.51%) Software Engineer
2 181 (23.12%) Developer
3 101 (12.90%) Java Engineer
3 101 (12.90%) Java Software Engineer
4 92 (11.75%) Java Developer
5 64 (8.17%) DevOps Engineer
6 59 (7.54%) Software Developer
7 47 (6.00%) Senior Software Engineer
8 46 (5.87%) Azure DevOps
8 46 (5.87%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 46 (5.87%) Azure Engineer
9 40 (5.11%) Architect
10 38 (4.85%) Senior Developer
11 37 (4.73%) Python Engineer
12 36 (4.60%) Python Software Engineer
13 33 (4.21%) Senior Java Developer
14 27 (3.45%) Tester
15 26 (3.32%) Access Developer
15 26 (3.32%) IAM Developer
15 26 (3.32%) Identity Management Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (20.43%) Node.js
2 144 (18.39%) React
3 112 (14.30%) Spring
4 105 (13.41%) AngularJS
5 94 (12.01%) Web Services
6 90 (11.49%) .NET
7 74 (9.45%) XML
8 71 (9.07%) Kafka
9 68 (8.68%) REST
10 67 (8.56%) HTML
10 67 (8.56%) Vue.js
11 63 (8.05%) Spring Boot
12 53 (6.77%) RabbitMQ
13 49 (6.26%) SOAP
14 44 (5.62%) CSS
15 28 (3.58%) RESTful
16 27 (3.45%) OAuth
16 27 (3.45%) OpenID
17 26 (3.32%) SailPoint
17 26 (3.32%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 58 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
2 49 (6.26%) Data Structures
3 48 (6.13%) Linux Command Line
4 46 (5.87%) Algorithms
5 44 (5.62%) NHS
6 37 (4.73%) Mobile App
7 33 (4.21%) User Experience
8 23 (2.94%) Legacy Code
9 16 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
10 15 (1.92%) Data Centre
10 15 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
11 11 (1.40%) Social Media
12 7 (0.89%) Cloud Native
12 7 (0.89%) Data Protection Act
12 7 (0.89%) Management Information System
13 4 (0.51%) DataPower
13 4 (0.51%) Hedge funds
13 4 (0.51%) New Media
13 4 (0.51%) Video\Live Streaming
14 3 (0.38%) Digital TV
Operating Systems
1 81 (10.34%) Linux
2 31 (3.96%) Android
3 28 (3.58%) Windows
4 15 (1.92%) Unix
5 13 (1.66%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.02%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.26%) Solaris
8 2 (0.26%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 429 (54.79%) Agile Software Development
2 383 (48.91%) Software Engineering
3 245 (31.29%) DevOps
4 213 (27.20%) TDD
5 194 (24.78%) Test Automation
6 137 (17.50%) OO
7 135 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
8 117 (14.94%) Scrum
9 87 (11.11%) Microservices
10 85 (10.86%) BDD
11 82 (10.47%) OOP
12 79 (10.09%) Infrastructure as Code
13 76 (9.71%) Mentoring
13 76 (9.71%) Unit Testing
14 71 (9.07%) Mathematics
14 71 (9.07%) Problem-Solving
15 63 (8.05%) SOLID
16 59 (7.54%) Analytics
17 57 (7.28%) Kanban
18 52 (6.64%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 314 (40.10%) SQL
2 306 (39.08%) JavaScript
3 303 (38.70%) Python
4 282 (36.02%) C#
5 124 (15.84%) PHP
6 121 (15.45%) C++
7 106 (13.54%) Ruby
8 104 (13.28%) Go
9 102 (13.03%) Kotlin
10 87 (11.11%) TypeScript
11 80 (10.22%) Scala
12 56 (7.15%) Bash Shell
13 50 (6.39%) PowerShell
14 46 (5.87%) Groovy
15 24 (3.07%) PL/SQL
16 23 (2.94%) Java 8
17 15 (1.92%) C
18 14 (1.79%) Java 11
19 11 (1.40%) Java 9
19 11 (1.40%) XPath
Qualifications
1 133 (16.99%) Degree
2 66 (8.43%) Numerate Degree
3 17 (2.17%) SC Cleared
3 17 (2.17%) Security Cleared
4 11 (1.40%) AWS Certification
5 9 (1.15%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (0.38%) ISEB
6 3 (0.38%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.26%) HND
8 1 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.13%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (7.79%) QA
2 26 (3.32%) Data Quality
3 8 (1.02%) Accessibility
4 2 (0.26%) GDPR
5 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 1 (0.13%) NCSC
5 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 237 (30.27%) Docker
2 27 (3.45%) Active Directory
3 26 (3.32%) NDS
3 26 (3.32%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 9 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 214 (27.33%) Kubernetes
2 154 (19.67%) Terraform
3 116 (14.81%) Ansible
4 86 (10.98%) Opscode Chef
5 67 (8.56%) Prometheus
6 55 (7.02%) Puppet
7 49 (6.26%) Grafana
8 30 (3.83%) Graphite
9 26 (3.32%) NetIQ Identity Manager
10 3 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.26%) Rancher
11 2 (0.26%) SolarWinds Orion
12 1 (0.13%) Kibana
Vendors
1 83 (10.60%) Oracle
2 58 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 48 (6.13%) New Relic
4 46 (5.87%) SaltStack
5 26 (3.32%) ForgeRock
5 26 (3.32%) NetIQ
6 21 (2.68%) Atlassian
6 21 (2.68%) Google
7 20 (2.55%) SAP
7 20 (2.55%) Splunk
8 17 (2.17%) Sage
9 15 (1.92%) BT
10 9 (1.15%) VMware
11 8 (1.02%) IBM
12 6 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (0.64%) Red Hat
14 4 (0.51%) Alteryx
14 4 (0.51%) Bloomberg
14 4 (0.51%) Cadence
14 4 (0.51%) Xamarin