Period
to 4 July 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 4 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
4 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 10 18 10
Rank change year-on-year +8 -8 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 583 862 1,350
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.40% 11.07% 13.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.90% 21.73% 25.58%
Number of salaries quoted 625 761 1,266
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -5.26%
10th Percentile £38,750 £31,250 £32,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +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 2,251 3,967 5,277
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 55.61% 50.95% 53.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1,977 3,163 4,609
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,948 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,200 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 4 July 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 4 July 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 +5 432 £50,000 +5.26% 23
South Yorkshire -1 83 £50,000 +11.11% 12
North Yorkshire +63 64 £50,000 +11.11% 6
East Yorkshire +17 1 £21,000 -35.38%
Java
England

For the 6 months to 4 July 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.

1 323 (55.40%) Agile Software Development
2 206 (35.33%) Software Engineering
3 204 (34.99%) Python
4 197 (33.79%) JavaScript
5 187 (32.08%) DevOps
6 154 (26.42%) AWS
7 143 (24.53%) Spring
8 138 (23.67%) Docker
9 132 (22.64%) Microservices
10 127 (21.78%) C#
11 126 (21.61%) SQL
12 119 (20.41%) Node.js
13 114 (19.55%) Jenkins
14 111 (19.04%) TDD
15 106 (18.18%) Test Automation
16 103 (17.67%) Spring Boot
17 92 (15.78%) Kubernetes
18 88 (15.09%) Scala
19 86 (14.75%) Git (software)
20 83 (14.24%) BDD
21 82 (14.07%) Continuous Integration
22 80 (13.72%) AngularJS
23 76 (13.04%) React
23 76 (13.04%) Open Source
23 76 (13.04%) Scrum
24 70 (12.01%) Selenium
25 66 (11.32%) Go
26 64 (10.98%) Terraform
27 63 (10.81%) Java 8
27 63 (10.81%) .NET

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 16 (2.74%) nginx
2 12 (2.06%) Apache
2 12 (2.06%) SAS
3 11 (1.89%) Confluence
4 9 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (1.37%) IIS
6 7 (1.20%) Tomcat
7 6 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (0.69%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.51%) Red Hat Fuse
10 2 (0.34%) CMS
10 2 (0.34%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.17%) Appian
11 1 (0.17%) JBoss
11 1 (0.17%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 154 (26.42%) AWS
2 56 (9.61%) Azure
3 26 (4.46%) Serverless
4 24 (4.12%) AWS Lambda
5 19 (3.26%) GCP
6 10 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (1.54%) SaaS
8 8 (1.37%) GitHub
8 8 (1.37%) Slack
9 6 (1.03%) Amazon S3
9 6 (1.03%) AWS IoT
9 6 (1.03%) CloudFront
9 6 (1.03%) Route 53
10 5 (0.86%) Amazon ECS
10 5 (0.86%) BrowserStack
11 4 (0.69%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (0.69%) BlazeMeter
11 4 (0.69%) PaaS
11 4 (0.69%) Sauce Labs
11 4 (0.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.54%) Internet
2 6 (1.03%) RFID
3 5 (0.86%) FTP
3 5 (0.86%) Skype
4 3 (0.51%) Firewall
4 3 (0.51%) HTTP
4 3 (0.51%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.34%) CTI
6 1 (0.17%) VLAN
6 1 (0.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (9.26%) NoSQL
2 36 (6.17%) MySQL
3 28 (4.80%) SQL Server
4 26 (4.46%) PostgreSQL
5 17 (2.92%) Relational Database
6 12 (2.06%) Data Lake
7 9 (1.54%) Redis
8 8 (1.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 7 (1.20%) MongoDB
10 6 (1.03%) Big Data
10 6 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (0.86%) Oracle Database
11 5 (0.86%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.69%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (0.69%) DB2
12 4 (0.69%) Hadoop
13 3 (0.51%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (0.51%) HBase
14 2 (0.34%) Amazon Redshift
14 2 (0.34%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 114 (19.55%) Jenkins
2 86 (14.75%) Git (software)
3 70 (12.01%) Selenium
4 53 (9.09%) Maven
5 44 (7.55%) JIRA
6 39 (6.69%) Cucumber
7 36 (6.17%) Subversion
8 33 (5.66%) JUnit
9 24 (4.12%) WebDriver
10 23 (3.95%) SoapUI
11 21 (3.60%) Mercurial
12 17 (2.92%) Appium
13 11 (1.89%) JMeter
13 11 (1.89%) TeamCity
14 10 (1.72%) Gatling
14 10 (1.72%) SpecFlow
15 9 (1.54%) Mockito
15 9 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
16 8 (1.37%) MSTest
16 8 (1.37%) NUnit
General
1 61 (10.46%) Finance
2 17 (2.92%) Games
3 13 (2.23%) Banking
4 12 (2.06%) Retail
5 11 (1.89%) Marketing
6 10 (1.72%) Public Sector
7 6 (1.03%) Publishing
8 5 (0.86%) Local Government
9 4 (0.69%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.69%) Law
9 4 (0.69%) Online Betting
10 3 (0.51%) Electronics
11 1 (0.17%) Advertising
11 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 229 (39.28%) Developer
2 145 (24.87%) Software Engineer
3 141 (24.19%) Java Developer
4 76 (13.04%) Java Engineer
5 67 (11.49%) Senior Developer
6 65 (11.15%) Java Software Engineer
7 54 (9.26%) Senior Java Developer
8 37 (6.35%) Architect
9 35 (6.00%) Automation Tester
9 35 (6.00%) Tester
10 33 (5.66%) Software Developer
11 31 (5.32%) Senior Software Engineer
12 30 (5.15%) JavaScript Developer
13 28 (4.80%) Python Engineer
14 25 (4.29%) Solutions Architect
15 24 (4.12%) Python Software Engineer
16 23 (3.95%) Test Engineer
17 22 (3.77%) DevOps Engineer
17 22 (3.77%) Senior Java Engineer
18 20 (3.43%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (24.53%) Spring
2 119 (20.41%) Node.js
3 103 (17.67%) Spring Boot
4 80 (13.72%) AngularJS
5 76 (13.04%) React
6 63 (10.81%) .NET
7 61 (10.46%) Web Services
8 51 (8.75%) CSS
8 51 (8.75%) HTML
9 46 (7.89%) RESTful
10 44 (7.55%) REST
11 34 (5.83%) Hibernate
12 33 (5.66%) SOAP
13 27 (4.63%) XML
14 24 (4.12%) Kafka
15 19 (3.26%) RabbitMQ
16 16 (2.74%) jQuery
16 16 (2.74%) Redux
17 15 (2.57%) JSON
18 14 (2.40%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 42 (7.20%) Greenfield Project
2 24 (4.12%) Mobile App
3 18 (3.09%) Algorithms
3 18 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (3.09%) Data Structures
4 9 (1.54%) Mainframe
4 9 (1.54%) Management Information System
4 9 (1.54%) Virtual Team
5 8 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (1.20%) Linux Command Line
7 6 (1.03%) NHS
7 6 (1.03%) User Experience
8 5 (0.86%) Video\Live Streaming
9 4 (0.69%) Video on Demand
10 3 (0.51%) Cloud Native
10 3 (0.51%) Cyber Defence
10 3 (0.51%) RIA
11 2 (0.34%) Analytical Mindset
11 2 (0.34%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.34%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 36 (6.17%) Linux
2 22 (3.77%) Android
3 20 (3.43%) Windows
4 16 (2.74%) Unix
5 13 (2.23%) Apple iOS
6 11 (1.89%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 323 (55.40%) Agile Software Development
2 206 (35.33%) Software Engineering
3 187 (32.08%) DevOps
4 132 (22.64%) Microservices
5 111 (19.04%) TDD
6 106 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 83 (14.24%) BDD
8 82 (14.07%) Continuous Integration
9 76 (13.04%) Open Source
9 76 (13.04%) Scrum
10 61 (10.46%) Mentoring
11 60 (10.29%) OO
12 45 (7.72%) Problem-Solving
13 36 (6.17%) Kanban
14 32 (5.49%) SDLC
15 30 (5.15%) Coaching
16 28 (4.80%) Test Scripting
17 25 (4.29%) Configuration Management
18 24 (4.12%) Project Delivery
19 22 (3.77%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 204 (34.99%) Python
2 197 (33.79%) JavaScript
3 127 (21.78%) C#
4 126 (21.61%) SQL
5 88 (15.09%) Scala
6 66 (11.32%) Go
7 63 (10.81%) Java 8
8 45 (7.72%) C++
9 43 (7.38%) Kotlin
10 36 (6.17%) Ruby
11 34 (5.83%) C
12 32 (5.49%) PHP
13 23 (3.95%) Bash Shell
13 23 (3.95%) TypeScript
14 14 (2.40%) PL/SQL
15 13 (2.23%) PowerShell
16 11 (1.89%) Apple Swift
16 11 (1.89%) Objective-C
16 11 (1.89%) T-SQL
17 10 (1.72%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 29 (4.97%) Degree
2 10 (1.72%) AWS Certification
3 5 (0.86%) SC Cleared
3 5 (0.86%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.34%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.17%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.17%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (6.69%) QA
2 8 (1.37%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.86%) GDPR
4 3 (0.51%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.17%) Government Security Classifications
5 1 (0.17%) NCSC
System Software
1 138 (23.67%) Docker
2 6 (1.03%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.34%) Postfix
4 2 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.34%) vSphere
5 1 (0.17%) Firmware
5 1 (0.17%) NDS
5 1 (0.17%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 92 (15.78%) Kubernetes
2 64 (10.98%) Terraform
3 37 (6.35%) Ansible
4 21 (3.60%) Puppet
5 17 (2.92%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (1.72%) Rancher
7 4 (0.69%) CA Service Virtualization
8 2 (0.34%) HP Fortify
8 2 (0.34%) WebInspect
9 1 (0.17%) NetIQ Identity Manager
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 1 (0.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 51 (8.75%) Oracle
2 13 (2.23%) Google
2 13 (2.23%) Microsoft
3 11 (1.89%) IBM
4 6 (1.03%) Apple
4 6 (1.03%) Perforce
4 6 (1.03%) ServiceNow
5 5 (0.86%) Cognizant
5 5 (0.86%) IBM Sterling
6 4 (0.69%) Atlassian
6 4 (0.69%) CA
6 4 (0.69%) Perfecto Mobile
7 3 (0.51%) Hitachi
7 3 (0.51%) VMware
8 1 (0.17%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.17%) ForgeRock
8 1 (0.17%) NetIQ
8 1 (0.17%) Novell
8 1 (0.17%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.17%) Unisys