Period
to 25 November 2017

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 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
North East > Durham
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 8 20
Rank change year-on-year -12 +12 -3
Permanent jobs citing Java 52 44 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 15.07% 16.54% 12.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.73% 36.07% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 48 42 52
Durham median annual salary £37,500 £31,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.05% -25.88% +10.39%
10th Percentile £25,050 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £43,250 £43,750 £60,000
North East median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% -2.60% +18.46%

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 181 122 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 52.46% 45.86% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 162 116 195
Durham median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.50% +22.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £54,625 £52,500
North East median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 25 November 2017.

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 25 November 2017. 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 -6 12 £35,000 -5.41%
Stockton-on-Tees +4 8 £27,500 -26.67%
Hartlepool - 2 £31,250 -
Java
North East

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Durham region with a requirement for Java.

1 24 (46.15%) Finance
1 24 (46.15%) C++
2 23 (44.23%) HTML
2 23 (44.23%) CSS
3 22 (42.31%) JavaScript
4 20 (38.46%) Spring
5 19 (36.54%) Oracle
5 19 (36.54%) SOA
6 18 (34.62%) JBoss
6 18 (34.62%) Hibernate
6 18 (34.62%) jQuery
6 18 (34.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 18 (34.62%) API Design
7 17 (32.69%) Apache CXF
7 17 (32.69%) Bash Shell
7 17 (32.69%) Korn
7 17 (32.69%) C
8 16 (30.77%) PHP
8 16 (30.77%) Degree
9 15 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (26.92%) Advertising
11 12 (23.08%) Web Development
11 12 (23.08%) SaaS
12 11 (21.15%) Web Services
12 11 (21.15%) Master's Degree
13 10 (19.23%) AngularJS
14 9 (17.31%) MySQL
14 9 (17.31%) OO
15 8 (15.38%) Banking
15 8 (15.38%) Test Automation

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 18 (34.62%) JBoss
1 18 (34.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (3.85%) Confluence
2 2 (3.85%) WordPress
3 1 (1.92%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (23.08%) SaaS
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.92%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) MySQL
2 1 (1.92%) Big Data
2 1 (1.92%) JasperReports
2 1 (1.92%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Selenium
2 5 (9.62%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.69%) JUnit
4 3 (5.77%) Appium
4 3 (5.77%) JIRA
4 3 (5.77%) JMeter
4 3 (5.77%) TestNG
5 2 (3.85%) Artifactory
5 2 (3.85%) Bitbucket
5 2 (3.85%) Maven
6 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.92%) Grunt
6 1 (1.92%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (1.92%) Subversion
6 1 (1.92%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (46.15%) Finance
2 14 (26.92%) Advertising
3 8 (15.38%) Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (50.00%) Developer
2 11 (21.15%) Consultant
3 9 (17.31%) Java Developer
4 8 (15.38%) Java Consultant
5 6 (11.54%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Graduate
7 4 (7.69%) Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Graduate Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Graduate Software Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Java Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) PHP Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Software Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Senior Consultant
8 3 (5.77%) Software Consultant
8 3 (5.77%) Software Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Test Engineer
8 3 (5.77%) Tester
9 2 (3.85%) Junior
9 2 (3.85%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (44.23%) CSS
1 23 (44.23%) HTML
2 20 (38.46%) Spring
3 18 (34.62%) Hibernate
3 18 (34.62%) jQuery
4 17 (32.69%) Apache CXF
5 11 (21.15%) Web Services
6 10 (19.23%) AngularJS
7 6 (11.54%) Sass
8 5 (9.62%) .NET
8 5 (9.62%) Vue (Vue.js)
9 4 (7.69%) XML
10 3 (5.77%) HTML5
10 3 (5.77%) Java EE
10 3 (5.77%) Laravel
10 3 (5.77%) Node.js
10 3 (5.77%) RESTful
10 3 (5.77%) SOAP
10 3 (5.77%) Symfony
11 2 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.92%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.46%) Linux
2 6 (11.54%) Unix
3 4 (7.69%) Windows
4 1 (1.92%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (36.54%) SOA
2 18 (34.62%) API Design
3 15 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (23.08%) Web Development
5 9 (17.31%) OO
6 8 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 8 (15.38%) Test Automation
7 5 (9.62%) SDLC
8 4 (7.69%) Manual Testing
8 4 (7.69%) Physics
8 4 (7.69%) Scrum
8 4 (7.69%) Software Testing
9 3 (5.77%) Analytical Thinking
9 3 (5.77%) API Testing
9 3 (5.77%) Creative Thinking
9 3 (5.77%) OOP
9 3 (5.77%) Open Source
9 3 (5.77%) User Stories
10 2 (3.85%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 24 (46.15%) C++
2 22 (42.31%) JavaScript
3 17 (32.69%) Bash Shell
3 17 (32.69%) C
3 17 (32.69%) Korn
4 16 (30.77%) PHP
5 6 (11.54%) C#
6 5 (9.62%) SQL
7 2 (3.85%) Clojure
8 1 (1.92%) COBOL
8 1 (1.92%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.92%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 16 (30.77%) Degree
2 11 (21.15%) Master's Degree
3 8 (15.38%) DBS Check
4 3 (5.77%) ISTQB
5 2 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) Actionable Recommendations
1 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Docker
1 2 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 19 (36.54%) Oracle
2 4 (7.69%) Zend
3 1 (1.92%) Adobe
3 1 (1.92%) Google
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft