Period
to 25 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 6 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 27 60
Rank change year-on-year -19 +33 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 58 57 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.12% 7.80% 3.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.22% 8.06% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 44 56 28
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -3.03% +18.71%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,375 £32,500
90th Percentile £64,000 £55,000 £61,875
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% - +15.52%

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 1,112 707 800
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.23% 96.72% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 935 638 708
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,125
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -0.36% +0.36%
10th Percentile £20,550 £21,250 £22,350
90th Percentile £65,000 £51,250 £57,500
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £41,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +18.57% - -

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 58 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (46.55%) Spring
3 24 (41.38%) Software Engineering
3 24 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (39.66%) SQL
4 23 (39.66%) OO
4 23 (39.66%) Degree
5 22 (37.93%) HTML
6 18 (31.03%) Git (software)
6 18 (31.03%) NoSQL
7 16 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (25.86%) Finance
9 14 (24.14%) J2EE
9 14 (24.14%) Node.js
10 13 (22.41%) Advertising
10 13 (22.41%) Subversion
11 12 (20.69%) Web Development
11 12 (20.69%) JavaScript
11 12 (20.69%) CSS
11 12 (20.69%) RESTful
11 12 (20.69%) Mercurial
11 12 (20.69%) Test Automation
11 12 (20.69%) Data Structures
11 12 (20.69%) Algorithms
11 12 (20.69%) Decision-Making
11 12 (20.69%) Problem-Solving
12 11 (18.97%) Microservices
12 11 (18.97%) Web Services
13 10 (17.24%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (17.24%) REST

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 4 (6.90%) WebLogic
2 3 (5.17%) JBoss
2 3 (5.17%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.45%) Apache
3 2 (3.45%) nginx
4 1 (1.72%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (1.72%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) GitHub
2 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (31.03%) NoSQL
2 9 (15.52%) MySQL
3 4 (6.90%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.72%) Big Data
4 1 (1.72%) DB2
4 1 (1.72%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (31.03%) Git (software)
2 13 (22.41%) Subversion
3 12 (20.69%) Mercurial
4 3 (5.17%) Maven
5 2 (3.45%) GitLab
5 2 (3.45%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.72%) Ant
6 1 (1.72%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.72%) Gradle
6 1 (1.72%) JUnit
6 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (25.86%) Finance
2 13 (22.41%) Advertising
3 6 (10.34%) Banking
4 2 (3.45%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (46.55%) Spring
2 22 (37.93%) HTML
3 14 (24.14%) J2EE
3 14 (24.14%) Node.js
4 12 (20.69%) CSS
4 12 (20.69%) RESTful
5 11 (18.97%) Web Services
6 10 (17.24%) AngularJS
6 10 (17.24%) HTML5
6 10 (17.24%) REST
7 7 (12.07%) React
8 6 (10.34%) Hibernate
8 6 (10.34%) JSON
9 5 (8.62%) JDBC
10 4 (6.90%) .NET
10 4 (6.90%) SOAP
11 3 (5.17%) Ajax
11 3 (5.17%) EJS
11 3 (5.17%) Spring Boot
11 3 (5.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.69%) Algorithms
1 12 (20.69%) Data Structures
2 10 (17.24%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (17.24%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (6.90%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (6.90%) User Experience
4 3 (5.17%) Digital Currency
5 1 (1.72%) Fintech
5 1 (1.72%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.72%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.72%) Linux
1 1 (1.72%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (41.38%) Software Engineering
2 23 (39.66%) OO
3 16 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (20.69%) Decision-Making
4 12 (20.69%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (20.69%) Test Automation
4 12 (20.69%) Web Development
5 11 (18.97%) Microservices
6 8 (13.79%) Scrum
6 8 (13.79%) SDLC
7 6 (10.34%) Mentoring
7 6 (10.34%) Open Source
8 5 (8.62%) Software Delivery
8 5 (8.62%) TDD
9 4 (6.90%) BDD
9 4 (6.90%) MVC
10 3 (5.17%) DevOps
10 3 (5.17%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 2 (3.45%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 58 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (39.66%) SQL
3 12 (20.69%) JavaScript
4 9 (15.52%) Java 8
4 9 (15.52%) PHP
5 6 (10.34%) Scala
6 5 (8.62%) C#
7 4 (6.90%) Python
8 3 (5.17%) C++
9 1 (1.72%) Go
9 1 (1.72%) Java 9
9 1 (1.72%) Ruby
9 1 (1.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (39.66%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (5.17%) Oracle
2 2 (3.45%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.72%) Foundry
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.72%) Palantir
3 1 (1.72%) Sybase