Period
to 15 October 2019

The median annual salary for a Java Engineer was £54,559 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 15 October 2019.

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

Java Engineer
England > North East
6 months to
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 79 - 101
Rank change year-on-year - +101 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Engineer 17 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.50% - 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% - 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 5
North East median annual salary £54,559 - £35,000
10th Percentile £50,737 - £25,700
90th Percentile £58,381 - £38,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% +4.76%

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 1,105 1,347 1,099
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.61% 96.01% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 828 1,076 939
North East median annual salary £40,662 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.65% +6.67% -2.60%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,125 £58,750
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.00% - +5.26%

Java Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Java Engineer in the North East

Java Engineer
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Java Engineer in the North East

Java Engineer
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 Engineer within the North East region over the 6 months to 15 October 2019. 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 - 17 £54,559 -
Java Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 15 October 2019, Java Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Java
1 17 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (94.12%) SQL
3 14 (82.35%) Problem-Solving
4 13 (76.47%) TDD
5 12 (70.59%) Git (software)
5 12 (70.59%) AWS
6 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (58.82%) Pair Programming
7 10 (58.82%) E-Commerce
7 10 (58.82%) IntelliJ
7 10 (58.82%) Sage
7 10 (58.82%) Confluence
7 10 (58.82%) CQRS
7 10 (58.82%) Jenkins
7 10 (58.82%) Domain-Driven Design
7 10 (58.82%) JIRA
7 10 (58.82%) Microservices
7 10 (58.82%) Sage Pay
7 10 (58.82%) Threat Modelling
8 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
8 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
9 3 (17.65%) Spring
10 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (11.76%) MySQL
10 2 (11.76%) Spring MVC
10 2 (11.76%) RESTful
10 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
10 2 (11.76%) Coaching
10 2 (11.76%) Swagger

Java Engineer 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 10 (58.82%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 12 (70.59%) AWS
2 10 (58.82%) Sage Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
1 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
1 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Git (software)
2 10 (58.82%) IntelliJ
2 10 (58.82%) Jenkins
2 10 (58.82%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) Spring
2 2 (11.76%) RESTful
2 2 (11.76%) Spring Boot
2 2 (11.76%) Spring MVC
2 2 (11.76%) Swagger
3 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 14 (82.35%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (76.47%) TDD
4 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (58.82%) CQRS
5 10 (58.82%) Domain-Driven Design
5 10 (58.82%) E-Commerce
5 10 (58.82%) Microservices
5 10 (58.82%) Pair Programming
5 10 (58.82%) Threat Modelling
6 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
7 2 (11.76%) Coaching
7 2 (11.76%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
8 1 (5.88%) BDD
8 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (94.12%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) Scala
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Sage