Period
to 23 May 2019

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 23 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > North East
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 9 9 10
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 +15
Permanent jobs citing Java 204 284 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 15.84% 16.51% 14.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.57% 30.70% 26.74%
Number of salaries quoted 159 244 164
North East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +18.42% -5.00%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £69,625 £57,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

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 714 925 662
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 55.43% 53.78% 53.56%
Number of salaries quoted 509 777 600
North East median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +18.57% -4.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £48,875
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 23 May 2019.

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 23 May 2019. 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 +3 166 £49,337 -1.33% 30
Durham 0 34 £35,000 - 4
Teesside -3 1 £35,000 -27.46%
Java
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2019, 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 (55.39%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (40.20%) SQL
3 79 (38.73%) C#
4 76 (37.25%) JavaScript
5 66 (32.35%) Git (software)
6 56 (27.45%) C++
7 55 (26.96%) Software Engineering
8 48 (23.53%) Scrum
9 45 (22.06%) HTML
9 45 (22.06%) Degree
9 45 (22.06%) Test Automation
10 44 (21.57%) .NET
11 42 (20.59%) MVC
11 42 (20.59%) Problem-Solving
12 41 (20.10%) Oracle
12 41 (20.10%) CSS
13 38 (18.63%) Mentoring
13 38 (18.63%) Analytical Skills
14 37 (18.14%) DevOps
15 35 (17.16%) Linux
15 35 (17.16%) SQL Server
15 35 (17.16%) Python
15 35 (17.16%) Amazon AWS
16 34 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
17 32 (15.69%) NoSQL
18 31 (15.20%) Microsoft Azure
18 31 (15.20%) Selenium
18 31 (15.20%) Web Services
19 30 (14.71%) AngularJS
20 27 (13.24%) Spring

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 13 (6.37%) Apache
2 10 (4.90%) Apache Spark
3 8 (3.92%) IIS
3 8 (3.92%) Mule ESB
4 7 (3.43%) Confluence
5 5 (2.45%) JBoss
6 3 (1.47%) Apache Solr
6 3 (1.47%) WordPress
7 2 (0.98%) CMS
7 2 (0.98%) Drupal
7 2 (0.98%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.49%) nginx
8 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.49%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (0.98%) Magento
2 1 (0.49%) Maximo
2 1 (0.49%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 35 (17.16%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (15.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (4.90%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (4.41%) GitHub
5 6 (2.94%) SaaS
6 4 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.98%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.98%) Datadog
8 1 (0.49%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.49%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.49%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.49%) NuGet
8 1 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.47%) Network Security
2 2 (0.98%) DNS
2 2 (0.98%) Internet
2 2 (0.98%) SNMP
2 2 (0.98%) SSL
3 1 (0.49%) SAN
3 1 (0.49%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (17.16%) SQL Server
2 32 (15.69%) NoSQL
3 17 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 16 (7.84%) MongoDB
5 15 (7.35%) Apache Cassandra
6 12 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (4.90%) Big Data
7 10 (4.90%) Hadoop
7 10 (4.90%) HBase
7 10 (4.90%) Relational Database
8 9 (4.41%) Apache Hive
8 9 (4.41%) RDBMS
8 9 (4.41%) Spark SQL
8 9 (4.41%) Sqoop
9 6 (2.94%) MySQL
10 3 (1.47%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (0.98%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.49%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 66 (32.35%) Git (software)
2 34 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 31 (15.20%) Selenium
4 23 (11.27%) WebDriver
5 21 (10.29%) Jenkins
6 14 (6.86%) Bitbucket
7 13 (6.37%) JIRA
8 12 (5.88%) Maven
8 12 (5.88%) Subversion
9 11 (5.39%) JUnit
10 10 (4.90%) Cucumber
11 9 (4.41%) TeamCity
12 8 (3.92%) Mercurial
13 5 (2.45%) Gatling
13 5 (2.45%) JMeter
13 5 (2.45%) SoapUI
14 4 (1.96%) Gradle
15 2 (0.98%) GitLab
15 2 (0.98%) Robot Framework
15 2 (0.98%) SpecFlow
General
1 20 (9.80%) Finance
2 19 (9.31%) Manufacturing
3 7 (3.43%) Banking
4 2 (0.98%) Marketing
5 1 (0.49%) Advertising
5 1 (0.49%) Electronics
5 1 (0.49%) Retail
5 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 75 (36.76%) Developer
2 48 (23.53%) Java Developer
3 30 (14.71%) Software Developer
4 29 (14.22%) Analyst
5 25 (12.25%) .NET Developer
5 25 (12.25%) Architect
6 23 (11.27%) DevOps Engineer
7 21 (10.29%) Software Engineer
8 19 (9.31%) C# Developer
8 19 (9.31%) Java Software Developer
9 18 (8.82%) .NET Software Developer
9 18 (8.82%) Applications Architect
9 18 (8.82%) C# .NET Developer
9 18 (8.82%) SQL Developer
10 17 (8.33%) Test Analyst
11 16 (7.84%) ASP.NET Developer
11 16 (7.84%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 16 (7.84%) Automation Test Analyst
11 16 (7.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 16 (7.84%) Core Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (22.06%) HTML
2 44 (21.57%) .NET
3 41 (20.10%) CSS
4 31 (15.20%) Web Services
5 30 (14.71%) AngularJS
6 27 (13.24%) Spring
7 26 (12.75%) XSLT
8 22 (10.78%) ASP.NET
9 19 (9.31%) ASP.NET Core
10 17 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 17 (8.33%) CSS3
11 16 (7.84%) HTML5
12 15 (7.35%) JSON
12 15 (7.35%) XML
13 12 (5.88%) Kafka
13 12 (5.88%) Node.js
14 11 (5.39%) Hibernate
15 10 (4.90%) REST
15 10 (4.90%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 38 (18.63%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (11.27%) Fintech
3 10 (4.90%) Analytical Mindset
4 9 (4.41%) Tandem
5 8 (3.92%) Algorithms
5 8 (3.92%) Data Structures
5 8 (3.92%) User Experience
6 7 (3.43%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.47%) Clustering
7 3 (1.47%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.98%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.98%) NHS
8 2 (0.98%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.98%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.98%) VLE
9 1 (0.49%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.49%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.49%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.49%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 35 (17.16%) Linux
2 12 (5.88%) Unix
3 10 (4.90%) Windows
4 6 (2.94%) Debian
4 6 (2.94%) Ubuntu
5 5 (2.45%) Android
5 5 (2.45%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (55.39%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (26.96%) Software Engineering
3 48 (23.53%) Scrum
4 45 (22.06%) Test Automation
5 42 (20.59%) MVC
5 42 (20.59%) Problem-Solving
6 38 (18.63%) Mentoring
7 37 (18.14%) DevOps
8 22 (10.78%) Coaching
9 21 (10.29%) Computer Science
9 21 (10.29%) Unit Testing
10 20 (9.80%) OO
11 19 (9.31%) Migration
11 19 (9.31%) SOA
12 17 (8.33%) Configuration Management
13 16 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (7.84%) Decision-Making
14 15 (7.35%) Microservices
15 14 (6.86%) Open Source
16 12 (5.88%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 82 (40.20%) SQL
2 79 (38.73%) C#
3 76 (37.25%) JavaScript
4 56 (27.45%) C++
5 35 (17.16%) Python
6 25 (12.25%) Ruby
6 25 (12.25%) Scala
7 21 (10.29%) T-SQL
8 18 (8.82%) C
9 15 (7.35%) Bash Shell
10 9 (4.41%) COBOL
11 8 (3.92%) Perl
11 8 (3.92%) PHP
12 5 (2.45%) VB.NET
13 4 (1.96%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.96%) TypeScript
14 3 (1.47%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.98%) Java 8
16 1 (0.49%) Go
16 1 (0.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 45 (22.06%) Degree
2 10 (4.90%) DBS Check
3 9 (4.41%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.98%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.82%) QA
2 9 (4.41%) SLA
3 1 (0.49%) GDPR
System Software
1 16 (7.84%) Docker
2 9 (4.41%) Apache Flume
2 9 (4.41%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 21 (10.29%) Ansible
2 15 (7.35%) Puppet
3 13 (6.37%) Terraform
4 12 (5.88%) Kubernetes
5 11 (5.39%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (4.41%) Oozie
7 2 (0.98%) Nagios
7 2 (0.98%) Packer
Vendors
1 41 (20.10%) Oracle
2 19 (9.31%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.41%) Cloudera
3 9 (4.41%) Hortonworks
4 8 (3.92%) Google
5 4 (1.96%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.98%) Blackboard
6 2 (0.98%) BT
6 2 (0.98%) New Relic
6 2 (0.98%) SAP
6 2 (0.98%) Splunk
6 2 (0.98%) Sybase
6 2 (0.98%) WooCommerce