Period
to 20 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Developer
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 48 37
Rank change year-on-year +5 -11 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 63 34 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.65% 4.62% 5.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.90% 4.78% 6.14%
Number of salaries quoted 45 31 46
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £31,750 £35,000 £26,125
90th Percentile £63,750 £55,000 £65,000
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne with a recognized job title 913 711 929
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.31% 96.60% 94.41%
Number of salaries quoted 759 613 774
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £42,291 £38,959 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.55% -2.60% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £39,513 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% -1.22% +6.67%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings that featured Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Newcastle upon Tyne

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Salary trend for Java Developer in Newcastle upon Tyne

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Newcastle upon Tyne

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 63 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (52.38%) Spring
2 33 (52.38%) Git (software)
3 31 (49.21%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (47.62%) Hibernate
5 29 (46.03%) TDD
6 27 (42.86%) Subversion
7 25 (39.68%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (39.68%) Spring Boot
8 24 (38.10%) JUnit
9 22 (34.92%) OO
10 19 (30.16%) Scrum
10 19 (30.16%) Test Automation
11 18 (28.57%) Software Engineering
12 17 (26.98%) Degree
12 17 (26.98%) Web Services
12 17 (26.98%) SQL
13 16 (25.40%) JSON
13 16 (25.40%) Jenkins
14 15 (23.81%) NoSQL
14 15 (23.81%) Data Structures
14 15 (23.81%) Algorithms
14 15 (23.81%) Mercurial
14 15 (23.81%) Selenium
14 15 (23.81%) Web Development
14 15 (23.81%) Decision-Making
15 14 (22.22%) Maven
15 14 (22.22%) SOAP
15 14 (22.22%) REST
15 14 (22.22%) BDD

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 12 (19.05%) Confluence
2 8 (12.70%) Apache Solr
3 3 (4.76%) Jetty
4 2 (3.17%) Apache
4 2 (3.17%) nginx
5 1 (1.59%) JBoss
5 1 (1.59%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.81%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 33 (52.38%) Git (software)
2 27 (42.86%) Subversion
3 24 (38.10%) JUnit
4 16 (25.40%) Jenkins
5 15 (23.81%) Mercurial
5 15 (23.81%) Selenium
6 14 (22.22%) Maven
7 13 (20.63%) Cucumber
8 12 (19.05%) Bitbucket
8 12 (19.05%) Gradle
8 12 (19.05%) JIRA
9 10 (15.87%) GitLab
10 2 (3.17%) Gatling
10 2 (3.17%) JMeter
10 2 (3.17%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (6.35%) Advertising
2 2 (3.17%) Games
2 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.59%) Automotive
3 1 (1.59%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (52.38%) Spring
2 30 (47.62%) Hibernate
3 25 (39.68%) Spring Boot
4 17 (26.98%) Web Services
5 16 (25.40%) JSON
6 14 (22.22%) REST
6 14 (22.22%) SOAP
7 13 (20.63%) CSS
7 13 (20.63%) HTML
8 12 (19.05%) J2EE
8 12 (19.05%) JPA
8 12 (19.05%) Spring MVC
9 10 (15.87%) HTML5
10 9 (14.29%) jQuery
11 8 (12.70%) AngularJS
12 3 (4.76%) JMS
12 3 (4.76%) XML
13 2 (3.17%) AWT
13 2 (3.17%) Java SE
13 2 (3.17%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.81%) Algorithms
1 15 (23.81%) Data Structures
2 7 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.59%) Podcast
4 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.76%) Linux
2 1 (1.59%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (49.21%) Continuous Integration
2 29 (46.03%) TDD
3 25 (39.68%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (34.92%) OO
5 19 (30.16%) Scrum
5 19 (30.16%) Test Automation
6 18 (28.57%) Software Engineering
7 15 (23.81%) Decision-Making
7 15 (23.81%) Web Development
8 14 (22.22%) BDD
9 13 (20.63%) Microservices
9 13 (20.63%) MVC
10 10 (15.87%) Dependency Injection
11 8 (12.70%) Enterprise Search
11 8 (12.70%) Functional Programming
12 4 (6.35%) Unit Testing
13 3 (4.76%) DevOps
13 3 (4.76%) Problem-Solving
14 2 (3.17%) Integration Testing
14 2 (3.17%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 63 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (26.98%) SQL
3 10 (15.87%) JavaScript
4 9 (14.29%) Java 8
4 9 (14.29%) Scala
5 5 (7.94%) C#
5 5 (7.94%) PHP
6 4 (6.35%) C++
7 3 (4.76%) Python
8 2 (3.17%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 17 (26.98%) Degree
2 9 (14.29%) DBS Check
3 2 (3.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) GDPR
System Software
1 11 (17.46%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (1.59%) Apple