Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
North East > Durham
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 27 16
Rank change year-on-year +2 -11 -8
Permanent jobs citing Java 20 30 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 8.33% 9.32% 10.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.93% 17.05% 21.97%
Number of salaries quoted 18 29 29
Durham median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +11.11% -37.00%
10th Percentile £27,375 £21,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £42,500 £41,600 £76,750
North East median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +26.67% -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 134 176 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 55.83% 54.66% 49.81%
Number of salaries quoted 96 164 122
Durham median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -12.50%
10th Percentile £23,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £54,375 £51,250 £76,575
North East median annual salary £43,125 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% +1.35% -1.33%

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 21 August 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 21 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
Darlington +2 7 £37,500 +4.90% 1
Newton Aycliffe - 3 £40,000 -
Stockton-on-Tees +1 2 £28,000 -22.76%
Java
North East

For the 6 months to 21 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 Durham region with a requirement for Java.

1 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) OO
2 10 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 9 (45.00%) C++
3 9 (45.00%) HTML
3 9 (45.00%) CSS
3 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
4 8 (40.00%) Oracle
5 7 (35.00%) Degree
5 7 (35.00%) jQuery
5 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
6 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (30.00%) C
6 6 (30.00%) JBoss
6 6 (30.00%) RDBMS
6 6 (30.00%) Spring
6 6 (30.00%) Hibernate
7 5 (25.00%) TDD
7 5 (25.00%) Banking
7 5 (25.00%) Korn
7 5 (25.00%) Apache
7 5 (25.00%) C#
7 5 (25.00%) Unix
7 5 (25.00%) Bash Shell
7 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
7 5 (25.00%) User Experience
7 5 (25.00%) Microservices
7 5 (25.00%) Spring Boot
7 5 (25.00%) API Design
8 4 (20.00%) Open Source

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 6 (30.00%) JBoss
2 5 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (5.00%) InDesign
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.00%) RS-232
1 1 (5.00%) RS-485
1 1 (5.00%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (30.00%) RDBMS
3 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.00%) Subversion
3 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.00%) Grunt
3 1 (5.00%) gulp
3 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (25.00%) Banking
2 4 (20.00%) Advertising
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Developer
2 10 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Java Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Developer in Test
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Graduate
5 1 (5.00%) Java Developer in Test
5 1 (5.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) CSS
1 9 (45.00%) HTML
2 7 (35.00%) jQuery
3 6 (30.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (30.00%) Spring
4 5 (25.00%) Spring Boot
5 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (15.00%) React
5 3 (15.00%) Sass
6 2 (10.00%) .NET
6 2 (10.00%) HTML5
6 2 (10.00%) Redux
6 2 (10.00%) Vue.js
6 2 (10.00%) WCF
7 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
7 1 (5.00%) Node.js
7 1 (5.00%) Qt
7 1 (5.00%) Silverlight
7 1 (5.00%) XML
7 1 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) User Experience
2 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (5.00%) Android
2 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) OO
3 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (25.00%) API Design
4 5 (25.00%) Microservices
4 5 (25.00%) TDD
5 4 (20.00%) BDD
5 4 (20.00%) Open Source
6 3 (15.00%) Web Development
7 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (10.00%) Front End Development
7 2 (10.00%) OOD
7 2 (10.00%) UML
8 1 (5.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 1 (5.00%) Extreme Programming
8 1 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (5.00%) Scrum
8 1 (5.00%) SEO
8 1 (5.00%) SOA
8 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) C++
2 6 (30.00%) C
2 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 5 (25.00%) C#
3 5 (25.00%) Korn
4 3 (15.00%) PHP
5 2 (10.00%) SQL
5 2 (10.00%) VB
5 2 (10.00%) VB6
6 1 (5.00%) Clojure
6 1 (5.00%) Embedded C
6 1 (5.00%) Embedded C++
6 1 (5.00%) Java 8
6 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
6 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft