Period
to 12 June 2021

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 12 June 2021.

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
12 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 49 75 62
Rank change year-on-year +26 -13 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 53 14 44
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 4.50% 1.40% 3.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.76% 1.43% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 48 14 32
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +44.44% -5.26% +5.56%
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% +9.09%

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 1,113 981 1,228
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.48% 97.90% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 850 737 934
10th Percentile £26,475 £24,000 £23,500
25th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
75th Percentile £56,500 £50,000 £52,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £62,749
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +5.77% +4.00%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings that featured Java Developer in the job title as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Java Developer in the North East over the 6 months to 12 June 2021.

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 12 June 2021. 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 +22 50 £65,000 +44.44% 11
Durham - 2 £30,000 - 1
Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 12 June 2021, 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 53 (100.00%) Java
2 46 (86.79%) Spring
3 40 (75.47%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (58.49%) OO
5 30 (56.60%) SQL
6 29 (54.72%) Linux
6 29 (54.72%) Azure
6 29 (54.72%) RESTful
6 29 (54.72%) Microservices
7 28 (52.83%) Spring Boot
7 28 (52.83%) AWS
8 27 (50.94%) Jenkins
9 26 (49.06%) DevOps
9 26 (49.06%) Web Services
9 26 (49.06%) Oracle
10 25 (47.17%) Maven
11 24 (45.28%) Software Engineering
11 24 (45.28%) JUnit
11 24 (45.28%) NoSQL
12 22 (41.51%) OOP
12 22 (41.51%) Microsoft
13 11 (20.75%) JavaScript
14 10 (18.87%) Hibernate
14 10 (18.87%) Git (software)
14 10 (18.87%) Public Sector
15 8 (15.09%) MVC
16 7 (13.21%) TDD
17 6 (11.32%) PostgreSQL
17 6 (11.32%) Configuration Management
17 6 (11.32%) Tomcat

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 6 (11.32%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.77%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 29 (54.72%) Azure
2 28 (52.83%) AWS
3 2 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.77%) GCP
4 1 (1.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (1.89%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.89%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.89%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) SNMP
2 1 (1.89%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (45.28%) NoSQL
2 6 (11.32%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (9.43%) RDBMS
3 5 (9.43%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.55%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.77%) MySQL
6 1 (1.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 27 (50.94%) Jenkins
2 25 (47.17%) Maven
3 24 (45.28%) JUnit
4 10 (18.87%) Git (software)
5 5 (9.43%) JIRA
5 5 (9.43%) Subversion
6 2 (3.77%) GitLab
6 2 (3.77%) Gradle
6 2 (3.77%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.89%) Postman
General
1 10 (18.87%) Public Sector
2 3 (5.66%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Social Skills
3 2 (3.77%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (86.79%) Spring
2 29 (54.72%) RESTful
3 28 (52.83%) Spring Boot
4 26 (49.06%) Web Services
5 10 (18.87%) Hibernate
6 5 (9.43%) AngularJS
7 4 (7.55%) CSS
7 4 (7.55%) HTML
7 4 (7.55%) React
8 3 (5.66%) Angular 2
8 3 (5.66%) JPA
8 3 (5.66%) jQuery
8 3 (5.66%) JSON
8 3 (5.66%) Spring MVC
8 3 (5.66%) XML
9 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
9 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (3.77%) Lambda Expressions
9 2 (3.77%) Next.js
9 2 (3.77%) Vert.x
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.77%) iPad
1 2 (3.77%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (1.89%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 29 (54.72%) Linux
2 1 (1.89%) Debian
2 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (75.47%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (58.49%) OO
3 29 (54.72%) Microservices
4 26 (49.06%) DevOps
5 24 (45.28%) Software Engineering
6 22 (41.51%) OOP
7 8 (15.09%) MVC
8 7 (13.21%) TDD
9 6 (11.32%) Configuration Management
10 5 (9.43%) Issue Tracking
10 5 (9.43%) OOD
10 5 (9.43%) Scrum
11 4 (7.55%) SDLC
12 3 (5.66%) BDD
12 3 (5.66%) Line Management
13 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
13 2 (3.77%) E-Commerce
13 2 (3.77%) Kanban
13 2 (3.77%) Mathematics
13 2 (3.77%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (56.60%) SQL
3 11 (20.75%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.77%) Java 8
4 2 (3.77%) Kotlin
5 1 (1.89%) Python
5 1 (1.89%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) HND
System Software
1 4 (7.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.89%) Ansible
2 1 (1.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (49.06%) Oracle
2 22 (41.51%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.43%) Sybase