Period
to 24 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

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

Java Developer
England > North East
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 42 71
Rank change year-on-year -8 +29 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 84 67 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 4.97% 5.59% 3.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.06% 5.80% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 68 64 39
North East median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,375 £26,750
90th Percentile £64,300 £61,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East. 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
North East
Permanent vacancies in the North East with a recognized job title 1,661 1,156 1,386
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.28% 96.49% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1,364 1,040 1,219
North East median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.59% -2.67% -
10th Percentile £21,325 £22,500 £23,050
90th Percentile £62,500 £53,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings that featured Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in the North East

Java Developer
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Java Developer in the North East

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in the North East over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in the North East

Java Developer
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the North East region over the 6 months to 24 June 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
Tyne and Wear -12 72 £50,000 +25.00% 7
Durham +9 11 £37,500 -4.46% 1
Java Developer
England

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 North East region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 84 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (46.43%) Spring
3 35 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (40.48%) Git (software)
5 33 (39.29%) HTML
6 31 (36.90%) Software Engineering
7 30 (35.71%) SQL
7 30 (35.71%) OO
8 29 (34.52%) Degree
9 26 (30.95%) CSS
10 22 (26.19%) JavaScript
11 21 (25.00%) Finance
11 21 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (25.00%) NoSQL
12 19 (22.62%) Web Services
13 18 (21.43%) RESTful
14 17 (20.24%) Web Development
14 17 (20.24%) Subversion
14 17 (20.24%) Advertising
15 16 (19.05%) Test Automation
16 15 (17.86%) Mercurial
16 15 (17.86%) Scrum
16 15 (17.86%) J2EE
16 15 (17.86%) Microservices
16 15 (17.86%) Data Structures
16 15 (17.86%) Algorithms
16 15 (17.86%) Decision-Making
17 14 (16.67%) PHP
17 14 (16.67%) Hibernate
17 14 (16.67%) Node.js

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 11 (13.10%) JBoss
2 5 (5.95%) Apache
2 5 (5.95%) Tomcat
2 5 (5.95%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.38%) nginx
5 1 (1.19%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (1.19%) Jetty
5 1 (1.19%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.57%) GitHub
2 1 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.76%) Intranet
2 3 (3.57%) Internet
3 1 (1.19%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 10 (11.90%) MySQL
3 9 (10.71%) Relational Database
4 8 (9.52%) MongoDB
5 6 (7.14%) RDBMS
5 6 (7.14%) SQL Server
6 2 (2.38%) DB2
6 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.19%) Big Data
7 1 (1.19%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 34 (40.48%) Git (software)
2 17 (20.24%) Subversion
3 15 (17.86%) Mercurial
4 7 (8.33%) Maven
5 6 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (5.95%) GitLab
7 4 (4.76%) Jenkins
8 2 (2.38%) Ant
8 2 (2.38%) Gradle
8 2 (2.38%) JUnit
9 1 (1.19%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.19%) Selenium
General
1 21 (25.00%) Finance
2 17 (20.24%) Advertising
3 12 (14.29%) Banking
4 5 (5.95%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (46.43%) Spring
2 33 (39.29%) HTML
3 26 (30.95%) CSS
4 19 (22.62%) Web Services
5 18 (21.43%) RESTful
6 15 (17.86%) J2EE
7 14 (16.67%) Hibernate
7 14 (16.67%) Node.js
8 12 (14.29%) AngularJS
8 12 (14.29%) HTML5
9 11 (13.10%) JSON
9 11 (13.10%) REST
10 9 (10.71%) .NET
11 8 (9.52%) JDBC
11 8 (9.52%) React
11 8 (9.52%) Spring Boot
12 7 (8.33%) jQuery
12 7 (8.33%) SOAP
13 5 (5.95%) Spring Security
13 5 (5.95%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.86%) Algorithms
1 15 (17.86%) Data Structures
2 10 (11.90%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (11.90%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (9.52%) User Experience
4 5 (5.95%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (3.57%) Digital Currency
6 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.19%) Fintech
6 1 (1.19%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.19%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.33%) Unix
2 2 (2.38%) Linux
3 1 (1.19%) Android
3 1 (1.19%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (36.90%) Software Engineering
3 30 (35.71%) OO
4 21 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (20.24%) Web Development
6 16 (19.05%) Test Automation
7 15 (17.86%) Decision-Making
7 15 (17.86%) Microservices
7 15 (17.86%) Scrum
8 13 (15.48%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (11.90%) TDD
10 9 (10.71%) MVC
10 9 (10.71%) Open Source
11 8 (9.52%) BDD
11 8 (9.52%) SDLC
12 6 (7.14%) API Design
12 6 (7.14%) Mentoring
12 6 (7.14%) Unit Testing
13 5 (5.95%) Software Delivery
14 4 (4.76%) Digital Transformation Programme
Programming Languages
1 84 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (35.71%) SQL
3 22 (26.19%) JavaScript
4 14 (16.67%) PHP
5 12 (14.29%) Java 8
6 10 (11.90%) C#
6 10 (11.90%) C++
7 6 (7.14%) Bash Shell
7 6 (7.14%) C
7 6 (7.14%) Korn
7 6 (7.14%) Scala
8 4 (4.76%) Python
9 1 (1.19%) Clojure
9 1 (1.19%) Go
9 1 (1.19%) Java 9
9 1 (1.19%) Ruby
9 1 (1.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (34.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) HP ALM
1 1 (1.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (14.29%) Oracle
2 5 (5.95%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.38%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.38%) Sybase
4 1 (1.19%) Apple
4 1 (1.19%) Foundry
4 1 (1.19%) HP
4 1 (1.19%) Palantir