Period
to 16 August 2018

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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 12 13
Rank change year-on-year +2 +1 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 1,244 1,618 1,370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.55% 15.61% 11.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.28% 28.25% 23.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1,085 1,444 1,113
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +4.65%
10th Percentile £30,800 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%

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 4,921 5,727 5,902
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 53.60% 55.27% 50.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4,257 4,947 5,007
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Yorkshire

Java
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Java in Yorkshire

Java
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

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 16 August 2018. 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 +3 897 £46,750 -6.50% 122
South Yorkshire -7 168 £45,000 -10.00% 40
North Yorkshire -13 149 £45,000 - 18
East Yorkshire +3 18 £40,000 +14.29% 6
Java
England

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, 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.

1 791 (63.59%) Agile Software Development
2 413 (33.20%) C#
3 395 (31.75%) JavaScript
4 372 (29.90%) Spring
5 330 (26.53%) TDD
6 318 (25.56%) SQL
7 300 (24.12%) Test Automation
8 271 (21.78%) Software Engineering
9 261 (20.98%) Python
10 252 (20.26%) HTML
11 250 (20.10%) CSS
12 246 (19.77%) Finance
13 225 (18.09%) Scrum
14 217 (17.44%) Oracle
15 206 (16.56%) Amazon AWS
16 202 (16.24%) PHP
17 195 (15.68%) Jenkins
18 192 (15.43%) Selenium
19 190 (15.27%) .NET
19 190 (15.27%) OO
19 190 (15.27%) DevOps
20 183 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
21 177 (14.23%) Git (software)
22 174 (13.99%) BDD
23 171 (13.75%) Web Services
24 168 (13.50%) Linux
24 168 (13.50%) Spring Boot
25 164 (13.18%) Microservices
26 157 (12.62%) Java 8
27 149 (11.98%) Docker

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 88 (7.07%) Tomcat
2 45 (3.62%) Apache
3 41 (3.30%) JBoss
4 35 (2.81%) Elasticsearch
5 26 (2.09%) WebLogic
6 21 (1.69%) Apache Spark
7 18 (1.45%) CMS
7 18 (1.45%) Confluence
8 16 (1.29%) nginx
8 16 (1.29%) WebSphere
9 13 (1.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 10 (0.80%) WordPress
11 8 (0.64%) Apache Solr
11 8 (0.64%) Moodle
11 8 (0.64%) Oracle Workflow
12 7 (0.56%) Apache ServiceMix
13 6 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
14 5 (0.40%) SAS
15 4 (0.32%) Apache Pig
15 4 (0.32%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 24 (1.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (1.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 12 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.24%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.16%) EViews
5 2 (0.16%) SPSS
6 1 (0.080%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.080%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.080%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 7 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
2 6 (0.48%) Oracle Payables
2 6 (0.48%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.24%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.16%) Infor LN
6 2 (0.16%) Magento
6 2 (0.16%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.080%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.080%) OpenCart
7 1 (0.080%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 206 (16.56%) Amazon AWS
2 78 (6.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (3.62%) SaaS
4 22 (1.77%) GitHub
5 14 (1.13%) IaaS
5 14 (1.13%) PaaS
6 11 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (0.80%) G Suite
7 10 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
7 10 (0.80%) Office 365
7 10 (0.80%) Slack
8 8 (0.64%) Serverless
9 6 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 5 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (0.40%) Force.com
11 4 (0.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 3 (0.24%) AWS Fargate
12 3 (0.24%) AWS Lambda
12 3 (0.24%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 32 (2.57%) HTTP
2 15 (1.21%) Internet
3 11 (0.88%) DNS
4 10 (0.80%) TCP/IP
5 7 (0.56%) Broadband
6 6 (0.48%) MVNO
6 6 (0.48%) SMTP
7 5 (0.40%) MQTT
7 5 (0.40%) SSL
8 2 (0.16%) SMS
8 2 (0.16%) VPN
9 1 (0.080%) DLNA
9 1 (0.080%) Firewall
9 1 (0.080%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.080%) Network Security
9 1 (0.080%) UPnP
9 1 (0.080%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (11.09%) MySQL
2 116 (9.32%) NoSQL
3 71 (5.71%) MongoDB
4 70 (5.63%) Relational Database
5 55 (4.42%) SQL Server
6 53 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
7 37 (2.97%) Apache Cassandra
7 37 (2.97%) Oracle Database
8 34 (2.73%) Redis
9 33 (2.65%) Hadoop
10 32 (2.57%) RDBMS
11 23 (1.85%) Big Data
12 17 (1.37%) Riak
13 10 (0.80%) CouchDB
14 8 (0.64%) Oracle Reports
15 7 (0.56%) Azure SQL Database
16 6 (0.48%) Apache Hive
16 6 (0.48%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 6 (0.48%) SQLite
17 4 (0.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 195 (15.68%) Jenkins
2 192 (15.43%) Selenium
3 177 (14.23%) Git (software)
4 124 (9.97%) Maven
5 112 (9.00%) Cucumber
6 90 (7.23%) JIRA
7 73 (5.87%) Subversion
8 71 (5.71%) JUnit
9 60 (4.82%) WebDriver
10 45 (3.62%) SoapUI
11 37 (2.97%) JMeter
12 34 (2.73%) NUnit
13 33 (2.65%) Gradle
14 32 (2.57%) Ant
15 30 (2.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 26 (2.09%) Jasmine
17 25 (2.01%) Mercurial
18 24 (1.93%) Bitbucket
18 24 (1.93%) Protractor
19 23 (1.85%) Mockito
General
1 246 (19.77%) Finance
2 121 (9.73%) Retail
3 31 (2.49%) Marketing
4 29 (2.33%) Advertising
5 22 (1.77%) Banking
6 21 (1.69%) Telecoms
7 18 (1.45%) Financial Institution
8 12 (0.96%) Games
9 6 (0.48%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.32%) Electronics
10 4 (0.32%) Military
11 3 (0.24%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.24%) Automotive
11 3 (0.24%) French Language
11 3 (0.24%) German Language
11 3 (0.24%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.16%) Back Office
13 1 (0.080%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.080%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.080%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 700 (56.27%) Developer
2 348 (27.97%) Java Developer
3 175 (14.07%) Software Engineer
4 133 (10.69%) Senior Developer
5 111 (8.92%) Software Developer
6 106 (8.52%) Java Engineer
7 96 (7.72%) Developer in Test
8 95 (7.64%) Architect
9 80 (6.43%) Senior Java Developer
10 78 (6.27%) Java Software Engineer
11 77 (6.19%) Junior
12 66 (5.31%) Junior Developer
13 63 (5.06%) Analyst
13 63 (5.06%) Tester
14 56 (4.50%) Automation Tester
15 47 (3.78%) Lead Developer
16 46 (3.70%) Test Engineer
17 42 (3.38%) Developer/Software Engineer
18 40 (3.22%) PHP Developer
19 39 (3.14%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 372 (29.90%) Spring
2 252 (20.26%) HTML
3 250 (20.10%) CSS
4 190 (15.27%) .NET
5 171 (13.75%) Web Services
6 168 (13.50%) Spring Boot
7 142 (11.41%) AngularJS
8 123 (9.89%) RESTful
9 119 (9.57%) Node.js
10 113 (9.08%) Hibernate
11 107 (8.60%) XML
12 101 (8.12%) jQuery
12 101 (8.12%) REST
13 88 (7.07%) React
14 87 (6.99%) SOAP
15 68 (5.47%) HTML5
16 55 (4.42%) JSON
17 54 (4.34%) J2EE
18 52 (4.18%) RabbitMQ
19 43 (3.46%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 89 (7.15%) Greenfield Project
2 74 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
3 56 (4.50%) Enterprise Software
4 54 (4.34%) Mobile App
5 44 (3.54%) User Experience
6 31 (2.49%) Computer Science
7 29 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
8 21 (1.69%) Fintech
9 16 (1.29%) Cloud Native
10 15 (1.21%) Linux Command Line
10 15 (1.21%) NHS
11 14 (1.13%) Management Information System
12 12 (0.96%) Data Centre
13 11 (0.88%) Client/Server
14 10 (0.80%) Public Cloud
15 9 (0.72%) Hybrid Cloud
16 8 (0.64%) DataPower
16 8 (0.64%) EPoS
16 8 (0.64%) Smartphone
16 8 (0.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 168 (13.50%) Linux
2 53 (4.26%) Unix
3 43 (3.46%) Windows
4 39 (3.14%) Android
5 26 (2.09%) Apple iOS
6 22 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 16 (1.29%) Mac OS X
8 12 (0.96%) Windows 7
9 8 (0.64%) Windows Mobile
9 8 (0.64%) Windows Server
10 7 (0.56%) SUSE
11 6 (0.48%) CentOS
11 6 (0.48%) Debian
12 3 (0.24%) FreeBSD
12 3 (0.24%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.16%) Embedded Linux
13 2 (0.16%) VMS
14 1 (0.080%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 791 (63.59%) Agile Software Development
2 330 (26.53%) TDD
3 300 (24.12%) Test Automation
4 271 (21.78%) Software Engineering
5 225 (18.09%) Scrum
6 190 (15.27%) DevOps
6 190 (15.27%) OO
7 183 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
8 174 (13.99%) BDD
9 164 (13.18%) Microservices
10 116 (9.32%) SDLC
11 112 (9.00%) Problem-Solving
12 102 (8.20%) Open Source
13 99 (7.96%) MVC
14 87 (6.99%) Mentoring
15 74 (5.95%) OOP
16 68 (5.47%) SDET
17 64 (5.14%) Configuration Management
18 58 (4.66%) API Testing
19 56 (4.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 413 (33.20%) C#
2 395 (31.75%) JavaScript
3 318 (25.56%) SQL
4 261 (20.98%) Python
5 202 (16.24%) PHP
6 157 (12.62%) Java 8
7 124 (9.97%) C++
8 105 (8.44%) Ruby
9 72 (5.79%) Scala
10 65 (5.23%) PL/SQL
11 45 (3.62%) Java 9
12 43 (3.46%) Bash Shell
13 42 (3.38%) C
14 39 (3.14%) Kotlin
14 39 (3.14%) Perl
15 27 (2.17%) Go
16 23 (1.85%) T-SQL
17 19 (1.53%) VB.NET
18 18 (1.45%) PowerShell
19 17 (1.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 98 (7.88%) Degree
2 19 (1.53%) Security Cleared
3 17 (1.37%) ISTQB
4 15 (1.21%) Computer Science Degree
5 14 (1.13%) AWS Certification
6 7 (0.56%) RHCE
6 7 (0.56%) RHCSA
7 5 (0.40%) Sun Certification
8 4 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.32%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.24%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.16%) ISEB
10 2 (0.16%) OCP
10 2 (0.16%) OCPJP
10 2 (0.16%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.080%) MCSD
11 1 (0.080%) OCA
11 1 (0.080%) OCAJ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (9.24%) QA
2 6 (0.48%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.32%) GCP
5 3 (0.24%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.24%) SLA
6 2 (0.16%) GDPR
System Software
1 149 (11.98%) Docker
2 8 (0.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 7 (0.56%) Gluster
3 7 (0.56%) GlusterFS
4 3 (0.24%) OpenDJ
4 3 (0.24%) OpenIDM
5 2 (0.16%) Firmware
6 1 (0.080%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.080%) HDFS
6 1 (0.080%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.080%) KVM
6 1 (0.080%) LXC
6 1 (0.080%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.080%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.080%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 84 (6.75%) Ansible
2 60 (4.82%) Kubernetes
3 55 (4.42%) Puppet
4 40 (3.22%) Opscode Chef
5 39 (3.14%) Terraform
6 14 (1.13%) Nagios
7 9 (0.72%) Grafana
8 7 (0.56%) Cobbler
8 7 (0.56%) vRealize
9 6 (0.48%) Single Sign-On
10 5 (0.40%) Docker Swarm
11 3 (0.24%) Kibana
11 3 (0.24%) Prometheus
11 3 (0.24%) ZABBIX
12 2 (0.16%) Packer
12 2 (0.16%) Rancher
12 2 (0.16%) Tivoli
13 1 (0.080%) Consul
13 1 (0.080%) HP ALM
13 1 (0.080%) linkerd
Vendors
1 217 (17.44%) Oracle
2 56 (4.50%) Microsoft
3 52 (4.18%) Salesforce.com
4 43 (3.46%) Google
5 30 (2.41%) Red Hat
6 16 (1.29%) Zend
7 12 (0.96%) IBM
7 12 (0.96%) Twitter
8 11 (0.88%) Remedy
9 9 (0.72%) Capita
9 9 (0.72%) VMware
10 8 (0.64%) Blackboard
10 8 (0.64%) EMC
10 8 (0.64%) Sybase
11 7 (0.56%) Apigee
11 7 (0.56%) SAP
12 6 (0.48%) Adobe
12 6 (0.48%) Atlassian
12 6 (0.48%) New Relic
12 6 (0.48%) Xamarin