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

Java
England > North East
6 months to
24 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 17 14
Rank change year-on-year +4 -3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 136 189 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 12.05% 12.49% 15.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.33% 23.65% 25.67%
Number of salaries quoted 123 154 242
North East median annual salary £37,000 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% -5.00% +21.21%
10th Percentile £23,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £56,200 £64,625 £59,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 559 799 931
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 49.51% 52.81% 60.42%
Number of salaries quoted 507 708 819
North East median annual salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.33% - +15.38%
10th Percentile £23,900 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £55,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.16% +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 September 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 September 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 +2 93 £37,500 -6.25% 11
Durham -12 29 £34,500 +9.52% 3
Northumberland - 12 £40,000 -
Java
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 59 (43.38%) PHP
2 51 (37.50%) HTML
2 51 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 49 (36.03%) Advertising
4 47 (34.56%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (33.82%) CSS
6 36 (26.47%) SQL
7 34 (25.00%) Web Development
8 29 (21.32%) Spring
9 27 (19.85%) C#
10 25 (18.38%) Test Automation
11 24 (17.65%) Git (software)
11 24 (17.65%) Python
12 23 (16.91%) HTML5
13 20 (14.71%) Windows
14 18 (13.24%) .NET
14 18 (13.24%) AngularJS
15 17 (12.50%) Hibernate
15 17 (12.50%) MySQL
15 17 (12.50%) Linux
15 17 (12.50%) Software Engineering
15 17 (12.50%) Degree
15 17 (12.50%) Selenium
16 16 (11.76%) TDD
16 16 (11.76%) C++
17 15 (11.03%) BDD
17 15 (11.03%) Laravel
18 14 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
18 14 (10.29%) Zend
19 13 (9.56%) Web Services

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 7 (5.15%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.41%) IIS
3 5 (3.68%) WordPress
4 4 (2.94%) CMS
5 3 (2.21%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.47%) Drupal
7 1 (0.74%) Confluence
7 1 (0.74%) Documentum
7 1 (0.74%) JBoss
7 1 (0.74%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.74%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.74%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.74%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.21%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.47%) SaaS
4 1 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.74%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.41%) Firewall
1 6 (4.41%) Internet
2 5 (3.68%) HTTP
3 4 (2.94%) SMS
4 1 (0.74%) 802.15
4 1 (0.74%) SSL
4 1 (0.74%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.50%) MySQL
2 11 (8.09%) SQL Server
3 10 (7.35%) Relational Database
4 6 (4.41%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.47%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.74%) Big Data
7 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 24 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 17 (12.50%) Selenium
3 10 (7.35%) WebDriver
4 9 (6.62%) Cucumber
4 9 (6.62%) JIRA
5 6 (4.41%) Jenkins
5 6 (4.41%) Subversion
6 5 (3.68%) JUnit
6 5 (3.68%) Maven
7 4 (2.94%) Gradle
8 3 (2.21%) FitNesse
8 3 (2.21%) JMeter
8 3 (2.21%) PHPUnit
9 2 (1.47%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.47%) CircleCI
9 2 (1.47%) Ranorex
9 2 (1.47%) Selenium IDE
9 2 (1.47%) Xdebug
10 1 (0.74%) Appium
10 1 (0.74%) SoapUI
General
1 49 (36.03%) Advertising
2 11 (8.09%) Finance
3 4 (2.94%) Games
4 3 (2.21%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.47%) Retail
6 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.74%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 84 (61.76%) Developer
2 37 (27.21%) Java Developer
3 18 (13.24%) Senior Developer
4 14 (10.29%) Analyst
4 14 (10.29%) Java Software Developer
4 14 (10.29%) PHP Developer
5 11 (8.09%) Software Developer
6 10 (7.35%) Senior Java Developer
7 9 (6.62%) C++ Developer
7 9 (6.62%) Tester
8 8 (5.88%) Software Engineer
9 7 (5.15%) Applications Support
9 7 (5.15%) Python Developer
10 6 (4.41%) Graduate
11 5 (3.68%) Java Engineer
11 5 (3.68%) Software Analyst
11 5 (3.68%) Test Analyst
12 4 (2.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 4 (2.94%) Java Software Engineer
12 4 (2.94%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (37.50%) HTML
2 46 (33.82%) CSS
3 29 (21.32%) Spring
4 23 (16.91%) HTML5
5 18 (13.24%) .NET
5 18 (13.24%) AngularJS
6 17 (12.50%) Hibernate
7 15 (11.03%) Laravel
8 13 (9.56%) Symfony
8 13 (9.56%) Web Services
9 11 (8.09%) CSS3
10 10 (7.35%) jQuery
10 10 (7.35%) XML
11 9 (6.62%) Django
11 9 (6.62%) Node.js
11 9 (6.62%) SOAP
12 7 (5.15%) JNI
13 6 (4.41%) Apache Cordova
13 6 (4.41%) REST
14 5 (3.68%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.35%) Computer Science
2 9 (6.62%) Mobile App
3 6 (4.41%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.47%) Fintech
5 2 (1.47%) User Experience
6 1 (0.74%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.74%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.74%) NHS
6 1 (0.74%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 20 (14.71%) Windows
2 17 (12.50%) Linux
3 4 (2.94%) Unix
4 3 (2.21%) Android
5 1 (0.74%) OpenVMS
5 1 (0.74%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (34.56%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (25.00%) Web Development
3 25 (18.38%) Test Automation
4 17 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 16 (11.76%) TDD
6 15 (11.03%) BDD
7 14 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (8.82%) OO
8 12 (8.82%) Scrum
9 11 (8.09%) MVC
10 10 (7.35%) Front End Development
10 10 (7.35%) OOP
11 8 (5.88%) Microservices
11 8 (5.88%) SDLC
11 8 (5.88%) Test Strategy
12 7 (5.15%) ITIL
13 6 (4.41%) Functional Testing
13 6 (4.41%) Manual Testing
13 6 (4.41%) Test Scripting
14 5 (3.68%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 59 (43.38%) PHP
2 51 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 36 (26.47%) SQL
4 27 (19.85%) C#
5 24 (17.65%) Python
6 16 (11.76%) C++
7 8 (5.88%) Go
8 7 (5.15%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 7 (5.15%) T-SQL
9 6 (4.41%) PowerShell
10 5 (3.68%) Ruby
11 4 (2.94%) Clojure
11 4 (2.94%) Perl
11 4 (2.94%) Scala
12 3 (2.21%) C
12 3 (2.21%) ES6
13 1 (0.74%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.74%) Groovy
13 1 (0.74%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.74%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (2.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.74%) ISEB
3 1 (0.74%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.74%) PhD
3 1 (0.74%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.74%) PMP
3 1 (0.74%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.62%) QA
2 1 (0.74%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 6 (4.41%) Docker
2 2 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.74%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.74%) Firmware
3 1 (0.74%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (4.41%) Nagios
2 2 (1.47%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.47%) Terraform
3 1 (0.74%) Opsview
3 1 (0.74%) Puppet
3 1 (0.74%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (10.29%) Zend
2 12 (8.82%) Oracle
3 8 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.41%) Splunk
5 5 (3.68%) AppDynamics
6 4 (2.94%) Google
6 4 (2.94%) Progress
7 3 (2.21%) Cognos
8 2 (1.47%) Adobe
9 1 (0.74%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.74%) EnterpriseDB
9 1 (0.74%) Facebook
9 1 (0.74%) Pega
9 1 (0.74%) Twitter
9 1 (0.74%) VMware