Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > North East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 12 14
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Java 186 224 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 13.28% 14.80% 14.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.97% 28.94% 26.44%
Number of salaries quoted 169 191 239
North East median annual salary £37,500 £37,062 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% -3.74% +18.46%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,000 £60,000 £53,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 665 774 870
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 47.47% 51.12% 56.13%
Number of salaries quoted 603 666 772
North East median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,563 £25,622
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,000 £51,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Java as a percentage 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

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

Salary trend for Java in the North East

Java
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in the North East over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 -1 115 £40,000 +5.43% 16
Durham -8 53 £37,500 +19.05% 6
Northumberland - 15 £40,000 -
Teesside - 2 £48,250 -
Java
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Java.

1 79 (42.47%) HTML
2 72 (38.71%) CSS
3 70 (37.63%) PHP
4 68 (36.56%) JavaScript
5 65 (34.95%) Advertising
6 58 (31.18%) Agile Software Development
7 45 (24.19%) Web Development
8 43 (23.12%) Spring
9 42 (22.58%) Degree
10 41 (22.04%) C++
11 34 (18.28%) Hibernate
11 34 (18.28%) HTML5
12 33 (17.74%) AngularJS
12 33 (17.74%) C#
12 33 (17.74%) SQL
12 33 (17.74%) OO
13 32 (17.20%) Finance
14 31 (16.67%) Python
15 29 (15.59%) Oracle
15 29 (15.59%) SDLC
16 28 (15.05%) Linux
16 28 (15.05%) MySQL
17 25 (13.44%) .NET
17 25 (13.44%) Software Engineering
17 25 (13.44%) jQuery
17 25 (13.44%) Test Automation
18 24 (12.90%) C
18 24 (12.90%) Windows
19 23 (12.37%) Git (software)
20 22 (11.83%) Laravel

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 19 (10.22%) JBoss
2 18 (9.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (3.76%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.69%) WordPress
5 4 (2.15%) Confluence
5 4 (2.15%) Documentum
6 3 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.61%) CMS
7 2 (1.08%) IIS
8 1 (0.54%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.54%) Drupal
8 1 (0.54%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.54%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.54%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (1.61%) Magento
2 1 (0.54%) Sage X3
2 1 (0.54%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.53%) SaaS
2 10 (5.38%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (5.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.23%) GitHub
4 5 (2.69%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (2.15%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (2.15%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.61%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.08%) IaaS
8 1 (0.54%) Datadog
8 1 (0.54%) iTunes
8 1 (0.54%) npm
8 1 (0.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.23%) Firewall
2 4 (2.15%) SMS
2 4 (2.15%) VPN
3 2 (1.08%) HTTP
3 2 (1.08%) Internet
4 1 (0.54%) 802.15
4 1 (0.54%) SSL
4 1 (0.54%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (15.05%) MySQL
2 8 (4.30%) Relational Database
3 7 (3.76%) NoSQL
3 7 (3.76%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.61%) Big Data
5 2 (1.08%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.08%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.54%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.54%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.54%) JasperReports
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 23 (12.37%) Git (software)
2 17 (9.14%) Jenkins
3 15 (8.06%) JIRA
4 14 (7.53%) Selenium
5 7 (3.76%) JUnit
6 6 (3.23%) Maven
7 5 (2.69%) Cucumber
7 5 (2.69%) WebDriver
8 4 (2.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (2.15%) Bitbucket
8 4 (2.15%) Gradle
8 4 (2.15%) Hudson
8 4 (2.15%) JMeter
8 4 (2.15%) Subversion
8 4 (2.15%) TestNG
9 3 (1.61%) Appium
10 2 (1.08%) Artifactory
10 2 (1.08%) Grunt
10 2 (1.08%) Ranorex
10 2 (1.08%) Xdebug
General
1 65 (34.95%) Advertising
2 32 (17.20%) Finance
3 8 (4.30%) Banking
4 5 (2.69%) Games
4 5 (2.69%) Retail
5 3 (1.61%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.54%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 118 (63.44%) Developer
2 47 (25.27%) Java Developer
3 25 (13.44%) Senior Developer
4 18 (9.68%) PHP Developer
5 16 (8.60%) Consultant
6 12 (6.45%) Senior Java Developer
7 11 (5.91%) Java Software Developer
8 10 (5.38%) Python Developer
9 9 (4.84%) C++ Developer
10 8 (4.30%) Analyst
10 8 (4.30%) Graduate
10 8 (4.30%) Java Consultant
10 8 (4.30%) JavaScript Developer
10 8 (4.30%) Software Developer
10 8 (4.30%) Tester
10 8 (4.30%) Web Developer
11 7 (3.76%) Senior PHP Developer
12 6 (3.23%) Applications Support
12 6 (3.23%) C# Developer
12 6 (3.23%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (42.47%) HTML
2 72 (38.71%) CSS
3 43 (23.12%) Spring
4 34 (18.28%) Hibernate
4 34 (18.28%) HTML5
5 33 (17.74%) AngularJS
6 25 (13.44%) .NET
6 25 (13.44%) jQuery
7 22 (11.83%) Laravel
8 18 (9.68%) Web Services
9 17 (9.14%) Apache CXF
9 17 (9.14%) Node.js
10 12 (6.45%) CSS3
10 12 (6.45%) Django
10 12 (6.45%) Symfony
11 10 (5.38%) Sass
12 9 (4.84%) React
13 8 (4.30%) RESTful
13 8 (4.30%) XML
14 7 (3.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.91%) Computer Science
2 9 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (3.76%) User Experience
4 6 (3.23%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.69%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (2.69%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.08%) Animation
8 1 (0.54%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.54%) 3D Printing
8 1 (0.54%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.54%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (15.05%) Linux
2 24 (12.90%) Windows
3 12 (6.45%) Unix
4 8 (4.30%) Android
5 4 (2.15%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.08%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.54%) CentOS
7 1 (0.54%) OpenVMS
7 1 (0.54%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (31.18%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (24.19%) Web Development
3 33 (17.74%) OO
4 29 (15.59%) SDLC
5 25 (13.44%) Software Engineering
5 25 (13.44%) Test Automation
6 21 (11.29%) API Design
7 19 (10.22%) SOA
8 16 (8.60%) Scrum
9 15 (8.06%) TDD
10 14 (7.53%) MVC
11 13 (6.99%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (6.45%) Mentoring
12 12 (6.45%) OOP
12 12 (6.45%) Open Source
13 9 (4.84%) Front End Development
14 8 (4.30%) Configuration Management
14 8 (4.30%) DevOps
15 7 (3.76%) Physics
15 7 (3.76%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 70 (37.63%) PHP
2 68 (36.56%) JavaScript
3 41 (22.04%) C++
4 33 (17.74%) C#
4 33 (17.74%) SQL
5 31 (16.67%) Python
6 24 (12.90%) C
7 18 (9.68%) Bash Shell
8 17 (9.14%) Korn
9 8 (4.30%) Go
9 8 (4.30%) Ruby
10 7 (3.76%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 5 (2.69%) Perl
12 4 (2.15%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.61%) ES6
13 3 (1.61%) Scala
14 2 (1.08%) Apple Swift
14 2 (1.08%) Clojure
14 2 (1.08%) PHP 5
14 2 (1.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (22.58%) Degree
2 11 (5.91%) Master's Degree
3 8 (4.30%) DBS Check
4 4 (2.15%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.54%) ISEB
6 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.69%) QA
2 1 (0.54%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 8 (4.30%) Docker
2 2 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.54%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.54%) Firmware
3 1 (0.54%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 9 (4.84%) Puppet
2 5 (2.69%) Ansible
2 5 (2.69%) Kubernetes
2 5 (2.69%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (2.69%) Packer
2 5 (2.69%) Terraform
3 4 (2.15%) Docker Swarm
4 3 (1.61%) Nagios
4 3 (1.61%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 29 (15.59%) Oracle
2 15 (8.06%) Zend
3 6 (3.23%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.15%) Google
4 4 (2.15%) Pega
5 3 (1.61%) Cognos
5 3 (1.61%) Progress
5 3 (1.61%) Splunk
6 2 (1.08%) AppDynamics
6 2 (1.08%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.08%) SAP
7 1 (0.54%) Adobe
7 1 (0.54%) Apple
7 1 (0.54%) Capita
7 1 (0.54%) Cisco
7 1 (0.54%) EnterpriseDB
7 1 (0.54%) New Relic
7 1 (0.54%) Sage
7 1 (0.54%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.54%) VMware