Period
to 23 January 2021

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 42 92 39
Rank change year-on-year +50 -53 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 43 7 83
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 4.59% 0.55% 6.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.72% 0.57% 6.64%
Number of salaries quoted 46 6 70
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +14.46%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,625 £35,900
90th Percentile £65,000 £54,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +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 911 1,236 1,250
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.33% 97.71% 93.63%
Number of salaries quoted 770 903 998
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.61% +8.59%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,800 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £65,300
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +3.00%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +54 40 £50,000 +11.11% 10
Durham - 2 £52,500 - 1
Java Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 43 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (65.12%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (48.84%) Spring
4 19 (44.19%) SQL
4 19 (44.19%) DevOps
5 17 (39.53%) RESTful
6 16 (37.21%) NoSQL
6 16 (37.21%) JavaScript
6 16 (37.21%) Jenkins
7 15 (34.88%) AngularJS
8 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
8 13 (30.23%) Azure
8 13 (30.23%) Unit Testing
9 12 (27.91%) TypeScript
9 12 (27.91%) SOLID
10 11 (25.58%) YAGNI
10 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (25.58%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
10 11 (25.58%) Apache Cassandra
10 11 (25.58%) Git (software)
10 11 (25.58%) MVC
10 11 (25.58%) C#
10 11 (25.58%) T-SQL
11 10 (23.26%) Microservices
12 9 (20.93%) TDD
13 8 (18.60%) AWS
13 8 (18.60%) Spring Boot
13 8 (18.60%) Docker
14 7 (16.28%) Public Sector
14 7 (16.28%) OO

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:

Cloud Services
1 13 (30.23%) Azure
2 8 (18.60%) AWS
3 4 (9.30%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.33%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.33%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (2.33%) SaaS
4 1 (2.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (37.21%) NoSQL
2 11 (25.58%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (37.21%) Jenkins
2 11 (25.58%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.98%) JUnit
3 3 (6.98%) Mercurial
3 3 (6.98%) Subversion
4 2 (4.65%) Maven
5 1 (2.33%) SonarQube
General
1 7 (16.28%) Public Sector
2 5 (11.63%) Finance
3 2 (4.65%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (48.84%) Spring
2 17 (39.53%) RESTful
3 15 (34.88%) AngularJS
4 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (18.60%) Spring Boot
6 6 (13.95%) Web Services
7 4 (9.30%) Lambda Expressions
8 3 (6.98%) REST
9 2 (4.65%) .NET
9 2 (4.65%) Apache Flex
9 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
9 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (4.65%) Hibernate
9 2 (4.65%) Node.js
9 2 (4.65%) Spring MVC
9 2 (4.65%) Vert.x
10 1 (2.33%) CSS
10 1 (2.33%) J2EE
10 1 (2.33%) SOAP
10 1 (2.33%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Algorithms
1 5 (11.63%) Data Structures
1 5 (11.63%) NHS
2 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) Linux
2 1 (2.33%) Debian
2 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (65.12%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (44.19%) DevOps
3 13 (30.23%) Unit Testing
4 12 (27.91%) SOLID
5 11 (25.58%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 11 (25.58%) MVC
5 11 (25.58%) YAGNI
6 10 (23.26%) Microservices
7 9 (20.93%) TDD
8 7 (16.28%) OO
8 7 (16.28%) Software Engineering
9 4 (9.30%) Scrum
9 4 (9.30%) Test Automation
10 3 (6.98%) Continuous Deployment
10 3 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (6.98%) Decision-Making
10 3 (6.98%) OOP
10 3 (6.98%) Project Management
11 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
11 2 (4.65%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (44.19%) SQL
3 16 (37.21%) JavaScript
4 12 (27.91%) TypeScript
5 11 (25.58%) C#
5 11 (25.58%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.98%) Java 8
7 1 (2.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 8 (18.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Ansible
1 1 (2.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle