Period
to 25 February 2018

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 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > North East
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 9 18
Rank change year-on-year -2 +9 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 251 209 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 14.40% 15.76% 12.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.19% 30.74% 21.30%
Number of salaries quoted 215 192 156
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,625
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £26,550 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £52,500
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 860 680 798
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 49.34% 51.28% 57.37%
Number of salaries quoted 758 590 702
North East median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,217
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% +6.48% +0.62%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,500 £26,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 25 February 2018.

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 25 February 2018. 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 -5 173 £44,375 +18.33% 36
Durham +4 61 £36,250 +3.57% 6
Northumberland - 9 £37,500 - 2
Teesside - 6 £48,250 -
Java
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, 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.

1 113 (45.02%) HTML
1 113 (45.02%) JavaScript
2 106 (42.23%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (35.46%) PHP
4 88 (35.06%) Advertising
5 82 (32.67%) CSS
6 77 (30.68%) Degree
7 71 (28.29%) Web Development
8 65 (25.90%) C#
9 59 (23.51%) SQL
10 56 (22.31%) Finance
11 55 (21.91%) AngularJS
12 53 (21.12%) OO
12 53 (21.12%) Spring
13 50 (19.92%) C++
14 49 (19.52%) Web Services
15 44 (17.53%) Oracle
16 43 (17.13%) .NET
16 43 (17.13%) SOA
16 43 (17.13%) SDLC
17 42 (16.73%) Test Automation
18 37 (14.74%) Git (software)
18 37 (14.74%) Software Engineering
19 36 (14.34%) MySQL
20 35 (13.94%) Hibernate
20 35 (13.94%) HTML5
21 34 (13.55%) Scrum
22 33 (13.15%) Mentoring
23 31 (12.35%) Open Source
23 31 (12.35%) C

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 28 (11.16%) JBoss
2 27 (10.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (2.39%) Confluence
4 4 (1.59%) Apache Spark
4 4 (1.59%) Documentum
5 3 (1.20%) Apache Solr
5 3 (1.20%) CMS
5 3 (1.20%) WordPress
6 2 (0.80%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.40%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (0.40%) MTS
7 1 (0.40%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.40%) SAS
7 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.40%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.40%) InDesign
1 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.80%) Magento
1 2 (0.80%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (0.80%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (0.80%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (0.80%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.40%) Sage X3
2 1 (0.40%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.97%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (7.17%) SaaS
3 16 (6.37%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (3.98%) IaaS
5 9 (3.59%) PaaS
6 8 (3.19%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (2.39%) GitHub
8 4 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (1.59%) Amazon S3
9 3 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.40%) Boomi
10 1 (0.40%) Datadog
10 1 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.40%) iTunes
10 1 (0.40%) npm
10 1 (0.40%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.59%) Firewall
1 4 (1.59%) VPN
2 1 (0.40%) HTTP
2 1 (0.40%) Internet
2 1 (0.40%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (14.34%) MySQL
2 13 (5.18%) NoSQL
3 10 (3.98%) Big Data
4 8 (3.19%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.20%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.80%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.80%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.80%) SAP HANA
6 2 (0.80%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.40%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.40%) JasperReports
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 37 (14.74%) Git (software)
2 24 (9.56%) Selenium
3 21 (8.37%) JIRA
4 18 (7.17%) Jenkins
5 16 (6.37%) JUnit
6 14 (5.58%) TestNG
7 13 (5.18%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (3.98%) Cucumber
8 10 (3.98%) Maven
9 8 (3.19%) Jasmine
9 8 (3.19%) Protractor
10 5 (1.99%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 5 (1.99%) Appium
10 5 (1.99%) Grunt
10 5 (1.99%) JMeter
10 5 (1.99%) Subversion
11 4 (1.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (1.59%) Bitbucket
11 4 (1.59%) Hudson
11 4 (1.59%) WebDriver
General
1 88 (35.06%) Advertising
2 56 (22.31%) Finance
3 15 (5.98%) Banking
4 13 (5.18%) Manufacturing
4 13 (5.18%) Retail
5 5 (1.99%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.20%) Games
7 2 (0.80%) Automotive
7 2 (0.80%) Marketing
8 1 (0.40%) Back Office
8 1 (0.40%) Publishing
8 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 145 (57.77%) Developer
2 63 (25.10%) Java Developer
3 29 (11.55%) Senior Developer
4 27 (10.76%) PHP Developer
5 22 (8.76%) Consultant
6 20 (7.97%) Architect
7 14 (5.58%) Java Consultant
7 14 (5.58%) JavaScript Developer
8 13 (5.18%) Project Manager
8 13 (5.18%) Senior Java Developer
8 13 (5.18%) Test Engineer
9 12 (4.78%) Designer
9 12 (4.78%) Systems Designer
10 11 (4.38%) Android Developer
10 11 (4.38%) Systems Architect
11 10 (3.98%) C# Developer
11 10 (3.98%) IT Manager
11 10 (3.98%) IT Project Manager
11 10 (3.98%) Senior PHP Developer
12 9 (3.59%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (45.02%) HTML
2 82 (32.67%) CSS
3 55 (21.91%) AngularJS
4 53 (21.12%) Spring
5 49 (19.52%) Web Services
6 43 (17.13%) .NET
7 35 (13.94%) Hibernate
7 35 (13.94%) HTML5
8 29 (11.55%) jQuery
9 25 (9.96%) Laravel
10 24 (9.56%) Apache CXF
11 23 (9.16%) React
12 22 (8.76%) Node.js
13 21 (8.37%) RESTful
14 16 (6.37%) Sass
15 14 (5.58%) REST
16 13 (5.18%) XSLT
17 12 (4.78%) SOAP
18 11 (4.38%) Vue (Vue.js)
18 11 (4.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
1 17 (6.77%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (4.78%) User Experience
3 9 (3.59%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.19%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.19%) Virtual Team
5 6 (2.39%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.20%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.20%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.80%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (0.80%) 3D Printing
7 2 (0.80%) Animation
8 1 (0.40%) Clustering
8 1 (0.40%) Fintech
8 1 (0.40%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.40%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.40%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.40%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (8.37%) Android
2 18 (7.17%) Linux
3 16 (6.37%) Apple iOS
3 16 (6.37%) Unix
4 11 (4.38%) Windows
5 2 (0.80%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.40%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (42.23%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (28.29%) Web Development
3 53 (21.12%) OO
4 43 (17.13%) SDLC
4 43 (17.13%) SOA
5 42 (16.73%) Test Automation
6 37 (14.74%) Software Engineering
7 34 (13.55%) Scrum
8 33 (13.15%) Mentoring
9 31 (12.35%) Open Source
10 29 (11.55%) MVC
11 25 (9.96%) API Design
12 21 (8.37%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (7.57%) TDD
14 16 (6.37%) Project Management
15 14 (5.58%) Microservices
16 13 (5.18%) DevOps
16 13 (5.18%) PRINCE2
17 12 (4.78%) Migration
18 11 (4.38%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 113 (45.02%) JavaScript
2 89 (35.46%) PHP
3 65 (25.90%) C#
4 59 (23.51%) SQL
5 50 (19.92%) C++
6 31 (12.35%) C
7 25 (9.96%) Bash Shell
8 24 (9.56%) Korn
9 22 (8.76%) Python
10 15 (5.98%) Ruby
11 12 (4.78%) T-SQL
12 11 (4.38%) Scala
13 6 (2.39%) Apple Swift
14 3 (1.20%) Go
14 3 (1.20%) Perl
14 3 (1.20%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.80%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.80%) PHP 5
15 2 (0.80%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.40%) XPath
Qualifications
1 77 (30.68%) Degree
2 11 (4.38%) Master's Degree
3 9 (3.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (3.19%) DBS Check
4 8 (3.19%) ISTQB
4 8 (3.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.80%) ISEB
6 2 (0.80%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.80%) PMP
6 2 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.40%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.77%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) Actionable Recommendations
2 1 (0.40%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (3.59%) Docker
2 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (4.78%) Puppet
2 6 (2.39%) Kubernetes
3 5 (1.99%) Ansible
3 5 (1.99%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.99%) Packer
3 5 (1.99%) Terraform
4 4 (1.59%) Docker Swarm
5 3 (1.20%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.40%) Nagios
6 1 (0.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 44 (17.53%) Oracle
2 17 (6.77%) Microsoft
3 15 (5.98%) Zend
4 9 (3.59%) Sitecore
4 9 (3.59%) Xamarin
5 6 (2.39%) Apple
5 6 (2.39%) Pega
6 4 (1.59%) SAP
7 3 (1.20%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.80%) Capita
8 2 (0.80%) Google
9 1 (0.40%) Adobe
9 1 (0.40%) Cisco
9 1 (0.40%) EnterpriseDB
9 1 (0.40%) Foundry
9 1 (0.40%) IBM
9 1 (0.40%) Palantir
9 1 (0.40%) Sage
9 1 (0.40%) Splunk
9 1 (0.40%) TIBCO