Period
to 26 July 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 26 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > North East
6 months to
26 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 12 20 16
Rank change year-on-year +8 -4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Java 154 75 153
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 13.21% 9.29% 12.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.55% 18.20% 22.63%
Number of salaries quoted 128 58 112
10th Percentile £31,550 £31,411 £30,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £33,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £62,813 £58,438 £57,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £67,250
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +8.70%

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 580 412 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 49.74% 51.05% 54.43%
Number of salaries quoted 485 345 473
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £33,125 £32,500 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% -1.18%
75th Percentile £57,500 £51,250 £51,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,250 £61,000
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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +3 146 £50,000 +11.11% 43
Durham +2 4 £30,000 -14.29% 2
Java
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 107 (69.48%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (57.79%) Spring
3 87 (56.49%) SQL
4 85 (55.19%) Linux
5 82 (53.25%) OO
6 81 (52.60%) Software Engineering
7 80 (51.95%) Microservices
8 78 (50.65%) Oracle
9 76 (49.35%) AWS
10 75 (48.70%) DevOps
11 74 (48.05%) Jenkins
12 72 (46.75%) OOP
13 70 (45.45%) NoSQL
14 69 (44.81%) RESTful
15 68 (44.16%) Spring Boot
16 67 (43.51%) Azure
17 66 (42.86%) Maven
18 64 (41.56%) JUnit
19 44 (28.57%) Microsoft
20 41 (26.62%) Web Services
21 40 (25.97%) JavaScript
22 24 (15.58%) Python
23 19 (12.34%) HTML
23 19 (12.34%) Degree
24 18 (11.69%) CSS
25 17 (11.04%) Git (software)
26 16 (10.39%) Scrum
26 16 (10.39%) Social Skills
27 15 (9.74%) JIRA
28 14 (9.09%) Computer Science

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 8 (5.19%) Tomcat
2 4 (2.60%) IIS
3 2 (1.30%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.30%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.30%) nginx
4 1 (0.65%) CMS
4 1 (0.65%) Headless CMS
4 1 (0.65%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) SAP S/4HANA
1 1 (0.65%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 76 (49.35%) AWS
2 67 (43.51%) Azure
3 4 (2.60%) GCP
3 4 (2.60%) OpenShift
4 2 (1.30%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (1.30%) Microsoft 365
4 2 (1.30%) Serverless
5 1 (0.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.65%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.65%) GitHub
5 1 (0.65%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.25%) SNMP
2 2 (1.30%) Firewall
3 1 (0.65%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (45.45%) NoSQL
2 9 (5.84%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (3.90%) Oracle Database
4 5 (3.25%) RDBMS
4 5 (3.25%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.60%) MySQL
6 3 (1.95%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.30%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.30%) Big Data
7 2 (1.30%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.30%) Impala
8 1 (0.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.65%) DB2
8 1 (0.65%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.65%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 74 (48.05%) Jenkins
2 66 (42.86%) Maven
3 64 (41.56%) JUnit
4 17 (11.04%) Git (software)
5 15 (9.74%) JIRA
6 9 (5.84%) Selenium
6 9 (5.84%) Subversion
7 7 (4.55%) Cucumber
8 6 (3.90%) GitLab
9 5 (3.25%) JMeter
10 4 (2.60%) NeoLoad
11 2 (1.30%) Gradle
11 2 (1.30%) LoadRunner
11 2 (1.30%) Postman
11 2 (1.30%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.65%) Bugzilla
12 1 (0.65%) Protractor
12 1 (0.65%) REST Assured
12 1 (0.65%) SonarQube
General
1 16 (10.39%) Social Skills
2 14 (9.09%) Games
2 14 (9.09%) Public Sector
3 12 (7.79%) Banking
4 8 (5.19%) Legal
5 6 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.90%) Finance
6 5 (3.25%) Influencing Skills
6 5 (3.25%) Organisational Skills
7 4 (2.60%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.30%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 2 (1.30%) Local Government
9 1 (0.65%) Electronics
9 1 (0.65%) Presentation Skills
9 1 (0.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 60 (38.96%) Developer
2 50 (32.47%) Java Developer
3 48 (31.17%) Software Engineer
4 38 (24.68%) Java Engineer
5 37 (24.03%) Java Software Engineer
6 28 (18.18%) Senior Developer
7 27 (17.53%) Senior Java Developer
8 13 (8.44%) Tester
9 10 (6.49%) Scala Engineer
9 10 (6.49%) Scala Software Engineer
10 9 (5.84%) Software Tester
11 8 (5.19%) Games Tester
11 8 (5.19%) Trainee
11 8 (5.19%) Trainee Software Tester
11 8 (5.19%) Trainee Tester
12 7 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
12 7 (4.55%) Java Scala Software Engineer
12 7 (4.55%) Lead Developer
13 6 (3.90%) Software Developer
14 5 (3.25%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (57.79%) Spring
2 69 (44.81%) RESTful
3 68 (44.16%) Spring Boot
4 41 (26.62%) Web Services
5 19 (12.34%) HTML
6 18 (11.69%) CSS
7 12 (7.79%) Hibernate
8 11 (7.14%) React
9 9 (5.84%) HTML5
10 8 (5.19%) .NET
10 8 (5.19%) CSS3
10 8 (5.19%) Java SE
11 7 (4.55%) REST
12 6 (3.90%) AngularJS
12 6 (3.90%) Middleware
13 5 (3.25%) SOAP
14 4 (2.60%) jQuery
15 3 (1.95%) JPA
15 3 (1.95%) Spring Security
15 3 (1.95%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.19%) Data Structures
2 2 (1.30%) iPad
2 2 (1.30%) IVR
2 2 (1.30%) Public Cloud
2 2 (1.30%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (1.30%) User Experience
3 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.65%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 85 (55.19%) Linux
2 7 (4.55%) Windows
3 6 (3.90%) Unix
4 3 (1.95%) Android
5 2 (1.30%) Debian
5 2 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.30%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (69.48%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (53.25%) OO
3 81 (52.60%) Software Engineering
4 80 (51.95%) Microservices
5 75 (48.70%) DevOps
6 72 (46.75%) OOP
7 16 (10.39%) Scrum
8 14 (9.09%) Computer Science
8 14 (9.09%) TDD
8 14 (9.09%) Test Automation
9 12 (7.79%) Software Testing
10 11 (7.14%) Configuration Management
11 10 (6.49%) Problem-Solving
12 9 (5.84%) Issue Tracking
12 9 (5.84%) OOD
13 8 (5.19%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (5.19%) Functional Programming
14 7 (4.55%) Infrastructure as Code
14 7 (4.55%) Kanban
14 7 (4.55%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 87 (56.49%) SQL
2 40 (25.97%) JavaScript
3 24 (15.58%) Python
4 14 (9.09%) Java 8
4 14 (9.09%) Scala
5 13 (8.44%) C#
6 10 (6.49%) C
7 9 (5.84%) C++
8 7 (4.55%) Bash Shell
8 7 (4.55%) PowerShell
9 5 (3.25%) PHP
10 4 (2.60%) Go
11 3 (1.95%) Kotlin
12 2 (1.30%) Groovy
12 2 (1.30%) Java 11
12 2 (1.30%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.30%) Ruby
12 2 (1.30%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.65%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.65%) Rust
Qualifications
1 19 (12.34%) Degree
2 14 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 13 (8.44%) SC Cleared
4 8 (5.19%) CIW
4 8 (5.19%) OCA
4 8 (5.19%) OCP
4 8 (5.19%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (1.95%) HND
6 2 (1.30%) AWS Certification
6 2 (1.30%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.65%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.65%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.30%) PCI DSS
1 2 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.90%) Docker
2 2 (1.30%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.30%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 14 (9.09%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.95%) Ansible
3 2 (1.30%) Puppet
4 1 (0.65%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.65%) Terraform
Vendors
1 78 (50.65%) Oracle
2 44 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.90%) IBM
4 5 (3.25%) Atlassian
4 5 (3.25%) Pega
4 5 (3.25%) Sybase
5 4 (2.60%) Apple
6 2 (1.30%) Cloudera
6 2 (1.30%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.65%) Google
7 1 (0.65%) HP
7 1 (0.65%) SAP