Period
to 5 December 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 5 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > North East
6 months to
5 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 23 10 18
Rank change year-on-year -13 +8 -11
Permanent jobs citing Java 110 121 108
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 8.61% 15.07% 9.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.71% 25.97% 19.67%
Number of salaries quoted 66 108 66
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,575 £31,500
25th Percentile £47,500 £39,688 £36,454
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,250 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.50% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £59,595
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%

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 588 466 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 46.01% 58.03% 46.60%
Number of salaries quoted 454 422 414
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,050 £27,500
25th Percentile £33,813 £34,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £43,250 £41,598
Median % change year-on-year +4.05% +3.97% -2.12%
75th Percentile £57,500 £53,750 £50,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £53,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +8.49% +0.95%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 -12 92 £51,250 +7.89% 49
Durham -8 18 - - 4
Java
England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 79 (71.82%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (53.64%) AWS
3 50 (45.45%) Spring
4 48 (43.64%) DevOps
5 47 (42.73%) OO
6 46 (41.82%) Oracle
7 45 (40.91%) SQL
8 43 (39.09%) OOP
8 43 (39.09%) Microservices
9 40 (36.36%) Azure
9 40 (36.36%) Software Engineering
10 39 (35.45%) Linux
10 39 (35.45%) Jenkins
10 39 (35.45%) Spring Boot
11 37 (33.64%) Maven
12 36 (32.73%) RESTful
13 34 (30.91%) Social Skills
14 30 (27.27%) NoSQL
14 30 (27.27%) JavaScript
14 30 (27.27%) JUnit
15 29 (26.36%) C#
16 28 (25.45%) Web Services
17 24 (21.82%) Python
18 21 (19.09%) Test Automation
19 20 (18.18%) SDLC
19 20 (18.18%) Mentoring
19 20 (18.18%) .NET
20 19 (17.27%) C++
20 19 (17.27%) Inclusion and Diversity
21 18 (16.36%) Public Sector

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 (6.36%) JBoss
2 6 (5.45%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.64%) nginx
4 2 (1.82%) IIS
4 2 (1.82%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.91%) CMS
5 1 (0.91%) Headless CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 59 (53.64%) AWS
2 40 (36.36%) Azure
3 9 (8.18%) OpenShift
4 6 (5.45%) GCP
5 5 (4.55%) Azure Cosmos DB
5 5 (4.55%) IBM Cloud
5 5 (4.55%) Serverless
6 4 (3.64%) Apigee
7 3 (2.73%) GitHub
8 1 (0.91%) Amazon EKS
8 1 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.91%) PaaS
8 1 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.82%) DNS
1 2 (1.82%) Firewall
1 2 (1.82%) Internet
1 2 (1.82%) Kerberos
1 2 (1.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (27.27%) NoSQL
2 6 (5.45%) Oracle Database
3 5 (4.55%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (2.73%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.82%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.82%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.91%) Big Data
6 1 (0.91%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.91%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 39 (35.45%) Jenkins
2 37 (33.64%) Maven
3 30 (27.27%) JUnit
4 14 (12.73%) JIRA
5 11 (10.00%) Cucumber
5 11 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 11 (10.00%) Selenium
6 10 (9.09%) Postman
6 10 (9.09%) REST Assured
7 9 (8.18%) Bugzilla
7 9 (8.18%) JMeter
8 6 (5.45%) Subversion
9 5 (4.55%) SoapUI
10 4 (3.64%) Mercurial
10 4 (3.64%) Storybook
11 1 (0.91%) ERwin
11 1 (0.91%) PVCS
11 1 (0.91%) TestNG
General
1 34 (30.91%) Social Skills
2 19 (17.27%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 18 (16.36%) Public Sector
4 7 (6.36%) Banking
5 6 (5.45%) Retail
6 4 (3.64%) Finance
6 4 (3.64%) Law
7 3 (2.73%) Legal
8 2 (1.82%) Presentation Skills
9 1 (0.91%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.91%) Games
9 1 (0.91%) Police
Job Titles
1 56 (50.91%) Developer
2 30 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 24 (21.82%) Software Engineer
4 20 (18.18%) Senior Developer
5 17 (15.45%) Senior Java Developer
6 15 (13.64%) Java Engineer
6 15 (13.64%) Software Developer
7 14 (12.73%) Java Software Engineer
7 14 (12.73%) Salesforce Developer
8 8 (7.27%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (6.36%) Platform Engineer
10 5 (4.55%) Analyst
10 5 (4.55%) Automation Tester
10 5 (4.55%) Functional Test Engineer
10 5 (4.55%) Test Automation Engineer
10 5 (4.55%) Test Engineer
10 5 (4.55%) Tester
11 4 (3.64%) Architect
11 4 (3.64%) Lead Developer
11 4 (3.64%) Salesforce Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (45.45%) Spring
2 39 (35.45%) Spring Boot
3 36 (32.73%) RESTful
4 28 (25.45%) Web Services
5 20 (18.18%) .NET
6 11 (10.00%) CSS
6 11 (10.00%) HTML
7 8 (7.27%) Node.js
7 8 (7.27%) XML
8 7 (6.36%) jQuery
8 7 (6.36%) Kafka
8 7 (6.36%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 7 (6.36%) React
8 7 (6.36%) SOAP
9 6 (5.45%) AngularJS
10 5 (4.55%) Hibernate
10 5 (4.55%) JSON
10 5 (4.55%) WireMock
11 4 (3.64%) Angular 2
11 4 (3.64%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.64%) SWIFT
2 3 (2.73%) Algorithms
2 3 (2.73%) Cloud Native
2 3 (2.73%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.73%) User Experience
3 2 (1.82%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.82%) NHS
4 1 (0.91%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.91%) e-Learning
4 1 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.91%) PKI
4 1 (0.91%) Renewable Energy
4 1 (0.91%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (0.91%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 39 (35.45%) Linux
2 10 (9.09%) Unix
3 5 (4.55%) Windows
4 1 (0.91%) Android
4 1 (0.91%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.91%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (71.82%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (43.64%) DevOps
3 47 (42.73%) OO
4 43 (39.09%) Microservices
4 43 (39.09%) OOP
5 40 (36.36%) Software Engineering
6 21 (19.09%) Test Automation
7 20 (18.18%) Mentoring
7 20 (18.18%) SDLC
8 16 (14.55%) Thought Leadership
9 11 (10.00%) Acceptance Criteria
9 11 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (10.00%) Scrum
9 11 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (9.09%) Configuration Management
10 10 (9.09%) Infrastructure as Code
11 9 (8.18%) CRM
11 9 (8.18%) Defect Management
12 8 (7.27%) Coaching
12 8 (7.27%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 45 (40.91%) SQL
2 30 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 29 (26.36%) C#
4 24 (21.82%) Python
5 19 (17.27%) C++
6 16 (14.55%) Ruby
6 16 (14.55%) Scala
7 11 (10.00%) R
7 11 (10.00%) VB.NET
8 10 (9.09%) Apple Swift
8 10 (9.09%) Kotlin
8 10 (9.09%) Objective-C
8 10 (9.09%) Perl
9 9 (8.18%) Bash Shell
9 9 (8.18%) Dart
9 9 (8.18%) MATLAB
9 9 (8.18%) Pascal
9 9 (8.18%) PHP
10 6 (5.45%) Go
10 6 (5.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (8.18%) Degree
1 9 (8.18%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.64%) HND
2 4 (3.64%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.73%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.82%) AWS Certification
4 2 (1.82%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (0.91%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.64%) QA
2 1 (0.91%) Accessibility
System Software
1 14 (12.73%) Docker
2 1 (0.91%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (9.09%) Kubernetes
2 9 (8.18%) HP ALM
3 8 (7.27%) Ansible
4 7 (6.36%) Terraform
5 5 (4.55%) Puppet
6 1 (0.91%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 46 (41.82%) Oracle
2 18 (16.36%) Microsoft
3 14 (12.73%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (8.18%) HP
5 5 (4.55%) IBM
6 2 (1.82%) Red Hat