Period
to 20 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham 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 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
North East > Durham
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 21 35
Rank change year-on-year +4 +14 -30
Permanent jobs citing Java 34 23 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 12.14% 8.58% 3.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.67% 15.97% 6.72%
Number of salaries quoted 34 23 7
Durham median annual salary £35,000 £37,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.41% -50.67% +50.00%
10th Percentile £24,250 £28,750 £27,950
90th Percentile £42,500 £57,500 £76,000
North East median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% -

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 Durham with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Durham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 150 144 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 53.57% 53.73% 47.22%
Number of salaries quoted 126 132 97
Durham median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,018
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.83% -0.64%
10th Percentile £23,875 £28,875 £25,950
90th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £76,000
North East median annual salary £41,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +18.57% -4.11% +4.29%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

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

Job vacancy trend for Java in Durham

Java
Salary Trend in Durham

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

Salary trend for Java in Durham

Java
Salary Histogram in Durham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Durham over the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Java in Durham

Java
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the Durham region over the 6 months to 20 May 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
Darlington +4 9 £37,500 +8.70% 1
Stockton-on-Tees +10 2 £28,000 -20.00% 6
Hartlepool - 2 £25,000 -
Newton Aycliffe - 1 £40,000 - 2
Java
North East

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 Durham region with a requirement for Java.

1 21 (61.76%) JavaScript
2 17 (50.00%) Advertising
3 16 (47.06%) Web Development
3 16 (47.06%) PHP
4 15 (44.12%) HTML
4 15 (44.12%) CSS
5 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (32.35%) Finance
6 11 (32.35%) Unix
6 11 (32.35%) OO
7 10 (29.41%) JBoss
7 10 (29.41%) Oracle
8 9 (26.47%) C++
8 9 (26.47%) Git (software)
9 8 (23.53%) Apache CXF
9 8 (23.53%) jQuery
9 8 (23.53%) Bash Shell
9 8 (23.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 8 (23.53%) API Design
9 8 (23.53%) C
9 8 (23.53%) MySQL
9 8 (23.53%) SOA
9 8 (23.53%) Hibernate
9 8 (23.53%) Spring
9 8 (23.53%) Degree
9 8 (23.53%) Korn
10 7 (20.59%) Web Services
10 7 (20.59%) Sass
10 7 (20.59%) AngularJS
11 6 (17.65%) MongoDB

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham 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 10 (29.41%) JBoss
2 8 (23.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (5.88%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) InDesign
1 2 (5.88%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) MySQL
2 6 (17.65%) MongoDB
2 6 (17.65%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Git (software)
2 6 (17.65%) JIRA
3 2 (5.88%) Appium
3 2 (5.88%) Artifactory
3 2 (5.88%) Bitbucket
3 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.88%) JMeter
3 2 (5.88%) JUnit
3 2 (5.88%) Maven
3 2 (5.88%) Selenium
3 2 (5.88%) TestNG
4 1 (2.94%) Grunt
4 1 (2.94%) gulp
4 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 17 (50.00%) Advertising
2 11 (32.35%) Finance
3 4 (11.76%) Retail
4 2 (5.88%) Banking
4 2 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (76.47%) Developer
2 13 (38.24%) Java Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Consultant
3 7 (20.59%) Java Consultant
4 5 (14.71%) PHP Developer
5 4 (11.76%) IT Manager
5 4 (11.76%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (11.76%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Project Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (8.82%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Development Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Java Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Software Development Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Test Development Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Test Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Junior Java Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (44.12%) CSS
1 15 (44.12%) HTML
2 8 (23.53%) Apache CXF
2 8 (23.53%) Hibernate
2 8 (23.53%) jQuery
2 8 (23.53%) Spring
3 7 (20.59%) AngularJS
3 7 (20.59%) Sass
3 7 (20.59%) Web Services
4 6 (17.65%) Vue (Vue.js)
5 5 (14.71%) Laravel
6 4 (11.76%) React
7 3 (8.82%) Redux
7 3 (8.82%) XML
8 2 (5.88%) HTML5
8 2 (5.88%) RESTful
8 2 (5.88%) SOAP
9 1 (2.94%) Node.js
9 1 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (2.94%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) User Experience
2 4 (11.76%) Virtual Team
3 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.94%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) Unix
2 2 (5.88%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Web Development
2 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (32.35%) OO
4 8 (23.53%) API Design
4 8 (23.53%) SOA
5 6 (17.65%) Open Source
6 4 (11.76%) BDD
6 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
6 4 (11.76%) Project Management
6 4 (11.76%) TDD
7 3 (8.82%) Front End Development
7 3 (8.82%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (8.82%) Test Automation
8 2 (5.88%) Analytical Thinking
8 2 (5.88%) API Testing
8 2 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.88%) Creative Thinking
8 2 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (5.88%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 2 (5.88%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) JavaScript
2 16 (47.06%) PHP
3 9 (26.47%) C++
4 8 (23.53%) Bash Shell
4 8 (23.53%) C
4 8 (23.53%) Korn
5 2 (5.88%) Clojure
5 2 (5.88%) Java 8
5 2 (5.88%) SQL
6 1 (2.94%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Degree
2 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (5.88%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.94%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.94%) Master's Degree
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Oracle
2 5 (14.71%) Zend
3 2 (5.88%) Adobe