Period
to 20 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for Java skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java over the 6 months to 20 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > North East
6 months to
20 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 10 37 7
Rank change year-on-year +27 -30 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 149 80 229
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 13.46% 6.26% 17.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.85% 14.23% 32.07%
Number of salaries quoted 127 49 175
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,411 £30,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £33,750 £36,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +6.74%
75th Percentile £62,500 £57,603 £53,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% +9.09%

Java is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 535 562 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 48.33% 44.01% 53.52%
Number of salaries quoted 476 449 510
10th Percentile £28,500 £25,700 £27,500
25th Percentile £33,688 £33,750 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.71% - +6.25%
75th Percentile £57,500 £48,750 £52,500
90th Percentile £64,500 £55,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Java as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Java in the North East

Java
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Java in the North East.

Salary trend for Java in the North East

Java
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Java in the North East over the 6 months to 20 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Java in the North East

Java
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 within the North East region over the 6 months to 20 April 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 +22 132 £50,000 +2.56% 31
Durham +3 9 £31,500 -4.55% 5
Northumberland - 2 - -
Java
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 2021, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Java.

1 87 (58.39%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (54.36%) Spring
3 70 (46.98%) AWS
4 69 (46.31%) SQL
5 68 (45.64%) OO
6 65 (43.62%) Jenkins
7 64 (42.95%) Linux
8 62 (41.61%) DevOps
9 61 (40.94%) Oracle
10 60 (40.27%) OOP
10 60 (40.27%) Software Engineering
11 57 (38.26%) RESTful
12 55 (36.91%) Microservices
12 55 (36.91%) Spring Boot
13 54 (36.24%) NoSQL
14 51 (34.23%) Maven
15 49 (32.89%) JUnit
16 46 (30.87%) Azure
17 43 (28.86%) JavaScript
18 40 (26.85%) Microsoft
19 34 (22.82%) Web Services
20 29 (19.46%) Python
21 28 (18.79%) Public Sector
22 21 (14.09%) HTML
23 20 (13.42%) CSS
24 19 (12.75%) C#
25 18 (12.08%) Git (software)
26 16 (10.74%) Software Testing
27 15 (10.07%) TDD
27 15 (10.07%) Scala

Java
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 (4.03%) Tomcat
2 4 (2.68%) Apache
3 2 (1.34%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.34%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.34%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 70 (46.98%) AWS
2 46 (30.87%) Azure
3 7 (4.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 5 (3.36%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (2.68%) Amazon S3
6 3 (2.01%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (2.01%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (2.01%) OpenShift
6 3 (2.01%) Serverless
7 2 (1.34%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (1.34%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (1.34%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (1.34%) GCP
7 2 (1.34%) Microsoft 365
8 1 (0.67%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.67%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (0.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.68%) SNMP
2 2 (1.34%) DNS
2 2 (1.34%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (36.24%) NoSQL
2 8 (5.37%) MySQL
2 8 (5.37%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (4.03%) RDBMS
3 6 (4.03%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.36%) MongoDB
4 5 (3.36%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.34%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.34%) Redis
6 1 (0.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 65 (43.62%) Jenkins
2 51 (34.23%) Maven
3 49 (32.89%) JUnit
4 18 (12.08%) Git (software)
5 10 (6.71%) Selenium
6 8 (5.37%) Subversion
7 7 (4.70%) JIRA
8 4 (2.68%) Appium
8 4 (2.68%) WebDriver
9 3 (2.01%) Cypress.io
9 3 (2.01%) SonarQube
10 2 (1.34%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.34%) GitLab
10 2 (1.34%) Gradle
11 1 (0.67%) JMeter
11 1 (0.67%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.67%) NeoLoad
11 1 (0.67%) Postman
11 1 (0.67%) Protractor
11 1 (0.67%) SpecFlow
General
1 28 (18.79%) Public Sector
2 13 (8.72%) Games
3 11 (7.38%) Finance
4 6 (4.03%) Law
5 2 (1.34%) Advertising
5 2 (1.34%) Local Government
5 2 (1.34%) Marketing
6 1 (0.67%) Electronics
6 1 (0.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 66 (44.30%) Developer
2 49 (32.89%) Java Developer
3 41 (27.52%) Software Engineer
4 32 (21.48%) Java Engineer
5 31 (20.81%) Java Software Engineer
6 27 (18.12%) Senior Developer
7 21 (14.09%) Senior Java Developer
8 15 (10.07%) Tester
9 14 (9.40%) Lead Developer
9 14 (9.40%) Scala Engineer
9 14 (9.40%) Scala Software Engineer
10 11 (7.38%) Java Scala Software Engineer
11 10 (6.71%) Lead Java Developer
11 10 (6.71%) Software Tester
12 9 (6.04%) Games Tester
12 9 (6.04%) Trainee
12 9 (6.04%) Trainee Software Tester
12 9 (6.04%) Trainee Tester
13 6 (4.03%) Senior Software Engineer
13 6 (4.03%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (54.36%) Spring
2 57 (38.26%) RESTful
3 55 (36.91%) Spring Boot
4 34 (22.82%) Web Services
5 21 (14.09%) HTML
6 20 (13.42%) CSS
7 14 (9.40%) .NET
8 13 (8.72%) Hibernate
9 12 (8.05%) Node.js
10 10 (6.71%) AngularJS
11 9 (6.04%) CSS3
11 9 (6.04%) HTML5
11 9 (6.04%) Java SE
12 7 (4.70%) React
13 5 (3.36%) jQuery
13 5 (3.36%) XML
14 4 (2.68%) Apache Flex
14 4 (2.68%) Kafka
15 3 (2.01%) REST
15 3 (2.01%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.71%) Data Structures
2 6 (4.03%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (3.36%) NHS
3 5 (3.36%) Video\Live Streaming
4 4 (2.68%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.01%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.01%) User Experience
6 2 (1.34%) Anti-Piracy
6 2 (1.34%) iPad
6 2 (1.34%) IVR
6 2 (1.34%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.34%) Social Media
7 1 (0.67%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 64 (42.95%) Linux
2 4 (2.68%) Android
2 4 (2.68%) Windows
3 3 (2.01%) Debian
3 3 (2.01%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.34%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.67%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (58.39%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (45.64%) OO
3 62 (41.61%) DevOps
4 60 (40.27%) OOP
4 60 (40.27%) Software Engineering
5 55 (36.91%) Microservices
6 16 (10.74%) Software Testing
7 15 (10.07%) TDD
8 13 (8.72%) Configuration Management
8 13 (8.72%) Test Automation
9 12 (8.05%) MVC
9 12 (8.05%) Scrum
10 9 (6.04%) Functional Programming
11 8 (5.37%) Computer Science
12 7 (4.70%) BDD
12 7 (4.70%) Issue Tracking
12 7 (4.70%) Migration
12 7 (4.70%) OOD
13 6 (4.03%) Infrastructure as Code
13 6 (4.03%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 69 (46.31%) SQL
2 43 (28.86%) JavaScript
3 29 (19.46%) Python
4 19 (12.75%) C#
5 15 (10.07%) Scala
6 12 (8.05%) Java 8
7 9 (6.04%) PHP
8 8 (5.37%) Kotlin
9 4 (2.68%) Bash Shell
9 4 (2.68%) Go
9 4 (2.68%) TypeScript
10 3 (2.01%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.34%) Apple Swift
11 2 (1.34%) C
11 2 (1.34%) C++
11 2 (1.34%) Groovy
11 2 (1.34%) Ruby
12 1 (0.67%) Rust
12 1 (0.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (9.40%) Degree
2 9 (6.04%) CIW
2 9 (6.04%) OCA
2 9 (6.04%) OCP
2 9 (6.04%) Oracle Certification
3 7 (4.70%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.70%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.68%) CFA
5 3 (2.01%) HND
5 3 (2.01%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.67%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.67%) CISSP
6 1 (0.67%) GIAC
6 1 (0.67%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.67%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.01%) QA
2 2 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (6.04%) Docker
2 2 (1.34%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (5.37%) Ansible
2 6 (4.03%) Kubernetes
3 4 (2.68%) Graphite
3 4 (2.68%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.68%) Prometheus
3 4 (2.68%) ZABBIX
4 3 (2.01%) Puppet
5 1 (0.67%) Rundeck
5 1 (0.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 61 (40.94%) Oracle
2 40 (26.85%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.68%) Sybase
4 2 (1.34%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.67%) Google