Period
to 17 April 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 17 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 14 11 13
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 578 724 894
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 11.88% 13.12% 11.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.83% 25.27% 23.13%
Number of salaries quoted 520 649 734
10th Percentile £40,000 £36,250 £31,250
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% -5.26%
75th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £67,500
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 2,532 2,865 3,865
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 52.05% 51.93% 51.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2,184 2,523 3,259
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,500 £28,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
75th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +1 394 £55,000 +10.00% 85
South Yorkshire +6 146 £55,000 +10.00% 17
North Yorkshire -21 26 £55,000 +10.00% 6
East Yorkshire +1 8 £37,500 +78.57%
Java
England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 302 (52.25%) Software Engineering
2 300 (51.90%) Agile Software Development
3 280 (48.44%) Python
4 263 (45.50%) SQL
5 261 (45.16%) AWS
6 251 (43.43%) JavaScript
7 240 (41.52%) C#
8 191 (33.04%) DevOps
9 185 (32.01%) Docker
10 165 (28.55%) Kubernetes
11 148 (25.61%) Azure
12 141 (24.39%) Terraform
13 140 (24.22%) NoSQL
14 135 (23.36%) Degree
15 134 (23.18%) TDD
15 134 (23.18%) Jenkins
16 118 (20.42%) Test Automation
17 115 (19.90%) Go
18 114 (19.72%) OO
19 108 (18.69%) Ruby
20 105 (18.17%) Ansible
21 100 (17.30%) Node.js
22 97 (16.78%) Continuous Integration
23 96 (16.61%) Git (software)
24 93 (16.09%) C++
25 92 (15.92%) MySQL
26 84 (14.53%) PostgreSQL
26 84 (14.53%) Infrastructure as Code
27 83 (14.36%) Big Data
28 81 (14.01%) AngularJS

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 33 (5.71%) Elasticsearch
2 26 (4.50%) nginx
3 14 (2.42%) Oracle Workflow
4 13 (2.25%) Apache
5 10 (1.73%) WebSphere
6 8 (1.38%) Apache Spark
7 5 (0.87%) Confluence
7 5 (0.87%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.35%) Apache Airflow
8 2 (0.35%) CMS
8 2 (0.35%) IIS
8 2 (0.35%) Luigi
8 2 (0.35%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.17%) FormScape
9 1 (0.17%) JBoss
9 1 (0.17%) Jetty
9 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.17%) EngageOne
1 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.17%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.35%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.17%) PlanetPress Connect
Cloud Services
1 261 (45.16%) AWS
2 148 (25.61%) Azure
3 73 (12.63%) GCP
4 60 (10.38%) AWS CloudFormation
5 49 (8.48%) Datadog
6 48 (8.30%) Pulumi
7 30 (5.19%) Serverless
8 25 (4.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 21 (3.63%) AWS Lambda
10 18 (3.11%) SaaS
11 13 (2.25%) AWS CodePipeline
12 8 (1.38%) Amazon S3
13 7 (1.21%) Amazon EC2
14 6 (1.04%) Amazon Kinesis
14 6 (1.04%) GitHub
14 6 (1.04%) PaaS
15 5 (0.87%) Azure Stack
15 5 (0.87%) BrowserStack
16 4 (0.69%) Amazon EKS
16 4 (0.69%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.21%) Firewall
1 7 (1.21%) Internet
2 3 (0.52%) DLNA
2 3 (0.52%) HTTP
2 3 (0.52%) SAN
2 3 (0.52%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.52%) UPnP
2 3 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.17%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (24.22%) NoSQL
2 92 (15.92%) MySQL
3 84 (14.53%) PostgreSQL
4 83 (14.36%) Big Data
5 75 (12.98%) Redis
6 66 (11.42%) MongoDB
7 53 (9.17%) Azure SQL Database
8 48 (8.30%) Cosmos DB
8 48 (8.30%) MariaDB
9 34 (5.88%) SQL Server
10 23 (3.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 16 (2.77%) Relational Database
12 9 (1.56%) Hadoop
13 8 (1.38%) Oracle Database
14 7 (1.21%) RDBMS
15 6 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
16 4 (0.69%) Informix
17 3 (0.52%) DB2
17 3 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
17 3 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 134 (23.18%) Jenkins
2 96 (16.61%) Git (software)
3 74 (12.80%) Mercurial
3 74 (12.80%) Subversion
4 48 (8.30%) Team Foundation Server
5 32 (5.54%) Selenium
6 25 (4.33%) Cucumber
7 24 (4.15%) GitLab
7 24 (4.15%) Postman
8 23 (3.98%) JIRA
9 21 (3.63%) Maven
10 16 (2.77%) JUnit
11 15 (2.60%) WebDriver
12 14 (2.42%) JMeter
13 12 (2.08%) SoapUI
14 11 (1.90%) SpecFlow
15 10 (1.73%) Eclipse
16 8 (1.38%) Newman
17 7 (1.21%) Appium
17 7 (1.21%) Gradle
General
1 31 (5.36%) Public Sector
2 26 (4.50%) Banking
3 16 (2.77%) Games
4 15 (2.60%) Finance
5 11 (1.90%) Marketing
6 5 (0.87%) Electronics
7 4 (0.69%) Billing
7 4 (0.69%) Law
7 4 (0.69%) Publishing
8 3 (0.52%) Retail
9 1 (0.17%) Back Office
9 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 270 (46.71%) Software Engineer
2 128 (22.15%) Developer
3 102 (17.65%) Java Engineer
4 94 (16.26%) Java Software Engineer
5 73 (12.63%) Java Developer
6 57 (9.86%) DevOps Engineer
7 48 (8.30%) Azure DevOps
7 48 (8.30%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 48 (8.30%) Azure Engineer
8 37 (6.40%) Software Developer
9 36 (6.23%) Senior Developer
10 34 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
11 28 (4.84%) Python Engineer
12 27 (4.67%) Python Software Engineer
13 18 (3.11%) Architect
14 16 (2.77%) Tester
15 14 (2.42%) Access Developer
15 14 (2.42%) IAM Developer
15 14 (2.42%) Identity Management Developer
15 14 (2.42%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (17.30%) Node.js
2 81 (14.01%) AngularJS
3 74 (12.80%) Spring
4 61 (10.55%) Vue.js
5 48 (8.30%) .NET
6 42 (7.27%) Spring Boot
7 37 (6.40%) React
8 34 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
9 32 (5.54%) Web Services
10 31 (5.36%) HTML
11 29 (5.02%) XML
12 28 (4.84%) Kafka
13 23 (3.98%) REST
14 18 (3.11%) RESTful
15 17 (2.94%) ASP.NET
15 17 (2.94%) CSS
15 17 (2.94%) Hibernate
16 14 (2.42%) LDAP
16 14 (2.42%) SAML
16 14 (2.42%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 67 (11.59%) Greenfield Project
2 51 (8.82%) Data Structures
2 51 (8.82%) Linux Command Line
3 50 (8.65%) Algorithms
4 25 (4.33%) NHS
5 15 (2.60%) Mobile App
6 10 (1.73%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (1.56%) User Experience
8 6 (1.04%) Data Centre
9 5 (0.87%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.52%) Digital TV
10 3 (0.52%) MPEG
11 2 (0.35%) Cloud Native
11 2 (0.35%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 1 (0.17%) Graphic Design
12 1 (0.17%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.17%) Smartphone
12 1 (0.17%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 42 (7.27%) Linux
2 15 (2.60%) Android
3 13 (2.25%) Windows
4 7 (1.21%) Embedded Linux
4 7 (1.21%) Unix
5 6 (1.04%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 302 (52.25%) Software Engineering
2 300 (51.90%) Agile Software Development
3 191 (33.04%) DevOps
4 134 (23.18%) TDD
5 118 (20.42%) Test Automation
6 114 (19.72%) OO
7 97 (16.78%) Continuous Integration
8 84 (14.53%) Infrastructure as Code
9 76 (13.15%) Scrum
10 75 (12.98%) Mathematics
11 69 (11.94%) Problem-Solving
12 63 (10.90%) OOP
12 63 (10.90%) Unit Testing
13 56 (9.69%) Configuration Management
13 56 (9.69%) SOLID
14 55 (9.52%) Analytics
14 55 (9.52%) Microservices
15 50 (8.65%) Decision-Making
16 49 (8.48%) Mentoring
17 48 (8.30%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 280 (48.44%) Python
2 263 (45.50%) SQL
3 251 (43.43%) JavaScript
4 240 (41.52%) C#
5 115 (19.90%) Go
6 108 (18.69%) Ruby
7 93 (16.09%) C++
8 67 (11.59%) PHP
9 62 (10.73%) Kotlin
10 60 (10.38%) Scala
10 60 (10.38%) TypeScript
11 58 (10.03%) Bash Shell
12 53 (9.17%) PowerShell
13 48 (8.30%) Groovy
14 19 (3.29%) Java 8
15 12 (2.08%) C
16 6 (1.04%) T-SQL
17 5 (0.87%) CoffeeScript
18 4 (0.69%) Java 9
18 4 (0.69%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 135 (23.36%) Degree
2 72 (12.46%) Numerate Degree
3 13 (2.25%) Security Cleared
4 12 (2.08%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.69%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.35%) ISEB
6 2 (0.35%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.17%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.17%) HND
7 1 (0.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.33%) QA
2 14 (2.42%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 3 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 3 (0.52%) NCSC
4 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 185 (32.01%) Docker
2 14 (2.42%) Active Directory
2 14 (2.42%) NDS
2 14 (2.42%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 2 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 165 (28.55%) Kubernetes
2 141 (24.39%) Terraform
3 105 (18.17%) Ansible
4 63 (10.90%) Opscode Chef
5 57 (9.86%) Prometheus
6 53 (9.17%) Puppet
7 51 (8.82%) Grafana
8 14 (2.42%) NetIQ Identity Manager
9 9 (1.56%) Graphite
9 9 (1.56%) ZABBIX
10 8 (1.38%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.35%) Rancher
12 1 (0.17%) Cobbler
12 1 (0.17%) Kibana
Vendors
1 50 (8.65%) New Relic
2 48 (8.30%) SaltStack
3 33 (5.71%) Oracle
4 22 (3.81%) Microsoft
5 14 (2.42%) ForgeRock
5 14 (2.42%) NetIQ
6 12 (2.08%) Google
7 11 (1.90%) Splunk
8 5 (0.87%) IBM
9 4 (0.69%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.52%) Alteryx
10 3 (0.52%) SAP
10 3 (0.52%) SnapLogic
10 3 (0.52%) VMware
10 3 (0.52%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.35%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.35%) Cadence
11 2 (0.35%) hybris
11 2 (0.35%) OutSystems
11 2 (0.35%) Sitecore