Period
to 20 May 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 20 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > North East
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 11 25
Rank change year-on-year +2 +14 -9
Permanent jobs citing Java 282 187 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 16.31% 14.72% 9.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.36% 27.42% 16.76%
Number of salaries quoted 242 173 100
North East median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,750 £27,450
90th Percentile £70,000 £57,500 £73,750
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 929 682 752
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 53.73% 53.70% 57.80%
Number of salaries quoted 781 611 669
North East median annual salary £41,500 £35,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.57% -4.11% +4.29%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £25,200
90th Percentile £60,000 £48,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 20 May 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 20 May 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 -2 229 £50,000 +31.67% 50
Durham +4 34 £35,000 -5.41% 15
Northumberland +6 7 £37,500 +50.00%
Teesside +1 4 £48,250 +7.22%
Java
England

For the 6 months to 20 May 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.

1 125 (44.33%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (42.91%) JavaScript
3 110 (39.01%) HTML
4 91 (32.27%) Advertising
5 90 (31.91%) C#
5 90 (31.91%) SQL
6 81 (28.72%) PHP
7 77 (27.30%) Degree
8 71 (25.18%) Git (software)
9 69 (24.47%) AngularJS
10 65 (23.05%) Web Development
10 65 (23.05%) CSS
10 65 (23.05%) Web Services
11 58 (20.57%) .NET
11 58 (20.57%) OO
12 56 (19.86%) Software Engineering
13 53 (18.79%) C++
14 51 (18.09%) Problem-Solving
15 50 (17.73%) MVC
16 49 (17.38%) Test Automation
17 47 (16.67%) Mentoring
18 45 (15.96%) Finance
19 43 (15.25%) Spring
20 41 (14.54%) SOA
21 39 (13.83%) Scrum
21 39 (13.83%) Team Foundation Server
21 39 (13.83%) Amazon AWS
22 38 (13.48%) Continuous Integration
22 38 (13.48%) Microsoft
23 36 (12.77%) MySQL

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 14 (4.96%) JBoss
2 10 (3.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (2.13%) Apache Solr
3 6 (2.13%) WebLogic
4 5 (1.77%) Confluence
4 5 (1.77%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.42%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.06%) IIS
7 2 (0.71%) Apache
7 2 (0.71%) CMS
7 2 (0.71%) nginx
7 2 (0.71%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.71%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.35%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.35%) MTS
8 1 (0.35%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.35%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (1.06%) InDesign
1 3 (1.06%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.71%) Magento
1 2 (0.71%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (0.71%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (0.71%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (0.71%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 39 (13.83%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (9.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (4.26%) IaaS
3 12 (4.26%) PaaS
3 12 (4.26%) SaaS
4 4 (1.42%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.06%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (1.06%) Datadog
5 3 (1.06%) GitHub
6 2 (0.71%) iTunes
6 2 (0.71%) Tricentis Tosca
7 1 (0.35%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.84%) Internet
2 7 (2.48%) DNS
3 5 (1.77%) SSL
4 3 (1.06%) Firewall
4 3 (1.06%) VPN
5 2 (0.71%) SMS
6 1 (0.35%) HTTP
6 1 (0.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (12.77%) MySQL
2 22 (7.80%) NoSQL
3 16 (5.67%) MongoDB
4 9 (3.19%) Big Data
4 9 (3.19%) Hadoop
4 9 (3.19%) Relational Database
4 9 (3.19%) SQL Server
5 5 (1.77%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.06%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.06%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.71%) Apache Hive
8 2 (0.71%) CouchDB
8 2 (0.71%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.71%) HBase
8 2 (0.71%) IBM BigInsights
8 2 (0.71%) IBM InfoSphere
8 2 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.71%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 71 (25.18%) Git (software)
2 39 (13.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (8.87%) JIRA
4 22 (7.80%) Selenium
5 18 (6.38%) JUnit
6 17 (6.03%) Subversion
7 16 (5.67%) TestNG
8 14 (4.96%) Jenkins
9 12 (4.26%) Jasmine
9 12 (4.26%) Mercurial
9 12 (4.26%) Protractor
10 11 (3.90%) Maven
11 9 (3.19%) CocoaPods
11 9 (3.19%) Cucumber
12 7 (2.48%) MSTest
12 7 (2.48%) NUnit
13 5 (1.77%) Bitbucket
13 5 (1.77%) GitLab
13 5 (1.77%) Grunt
13 5 (1.77%) gulp
General
1 91 (32.27%) Advertising
2 45 (15.96%) Finance
3 26 (9.22%) Manufacturing
4 12 (4.26%) Retail
5 11 (3.90%) Banking
6 5 (1.77%) Games
6 5 (1.77%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.06%) Electronics
7 3 (1.06%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.71%) Automotive
8 2 (0.71%) Marketing
8 2 (0.71%) Publishing
9 1 (0.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 154 (54.61%) Developer
2 76 (26.95%) Java Developer
3 37 (13.12%) Senior Developer
4 34 (12.06%) Architect
5 19 (6.74%) Designer
5 19 (6.74%) PHP Developer
5 19 (6.74%) Systems Designer
6 18 (6.38%) Systems Architect
7 16 (5.67%) Android Developer
7 16 (5.67%) Senior Java Developer
8 15 (5.32%) Consultant
9 14 (4.96%) .NET Developer
10 13 (4.61%) iOS Developer
10 13 (4.61%) Mobile Developer
10 13 (4.61%) Project Manager
10 13 (4.61%) Test Engineer
11 12 (4.26%) DevOps Engineer
12 11 (3.90%) Lead Developer
12 11 (3.90%) Technical Director
13 10 (3.55%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (39.01%) HTML
2 69 (24.47%) AngularJS
3 65 (23.05%) CSS
3 65 (23.05%) Web Services
4 58 (20.57%) .NET
5 43 (15.25%) Spring
6 32 (11.35%) React
7 30 (10.64%) HTML5
8 29 (10.28%) XSLT
9 28 (9.93%) RESTful
10 22 (7.80%) Node.js
11 17 (6.03%) REST
12 15 (5.32%) ASP.NET
12 15 (5.32%) Hibernate
12 15 (5.32%) Laravel
13 14 (4.96%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (4.96%) J2EE
13 14 (4.96%) Sass
14 13 (4.61%) Vue (Vue.js)
15 11 (3.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (6.74%) User Experience
3 18 (6.38%) Self-Motivation
4 12 (4.26%) Algorithms
4 12 (4.26%) Data Structures
5 11 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (3.19%) Virtual Team
7 8 (2.84%) Computer Science
7 8 (2.84%) Mobile App
8 7 (2.48%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (1.42%) Clustering
9 4 (1.42%) Social Media
10 3 (1.06%) Device Driver
10 3 (1.06%) Digital Currency
10 3 (1.06%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.06%) NHS
10 3 (1.06%) Replication
10 3 (1.06%) Smart Home
10 3 (1.06%) Xbox
11 2 (0.71%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 31 (10.99%) Android
1 31 (10.99%) Apple iOS
2 17 (6.03%) Linux
3 14 (4.96%) Unix
3 14 (4.96%) Windows
4 4 (1.42%) Ubuntu
5 3 (1.06%) Debian
6 2 (0.71%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (44.33%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (23.05%) Web Development
3 58 (20.57%) OO
4 56 (19.86%) Software Engineering
5 51 (18.09%) Problem-Solving
6 50 (17.73%) MVC
7 49 (17.38%) Test Automation
8 47 (16.67%) Mentoring
9 41 (14.54%) SOA
10 39 (13.83%) Scrum
11 38 (13.48%) Continuous Integration
12 28 (9.93%) Open Source
13 26 (9.22%) SDLC
14 25 (8.87%) DevOps
14 25 (8.87%) Migration
15 24 (8.51%) TDD
16 20 (7.09%) Mobile Development
17 16 (5.67%) Android Development
17 16 (5.67%) BDD
17 16 (5.67%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 121 (42.91%) JavaScript
2 90 (31.91%) C#
2 90 (31.91%) SQL
3 81 (28.72%) PHP
4 53 (18.79%) C++
5 26 (9.22%) T-SQL
6 23 (8.16%) Python
7 16 (5.67%) Apple Swift
7 16 (5.67%) Bash Shell
8 15 (5.32%) C
8 15 (5.32%) Ruby
8 15 (5.32%) Scala
9 11 (3.90%) Java 8
10 8 (2.84%) Korn
11 7 (2.48%) Perl
12 5 (1.77%) Objective-C
13 4 (1.42%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.06%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.06%) VB
15 2 (0.71%) VBA
Qualifications
1 77 (27.30%) Degree
2 12 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (2.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (1.77%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.42%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.71%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.71%) ISEB
6 2 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.71%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.71%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.71%) PMP
6 2 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.35%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (0.35%) CITP
7 1 (0.35%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.35%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.35%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (9.57%) QA
2 1 (0.35%) WCAG
System Software
1 11 (3.90%) Docker
2 4 (1.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.71%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 17 (6.03%) Puppet
2 10 (3.55%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (2.48%) Ansible
3 7 (2.48%) Terraform
4 5 (1.77%) Kubernetes
5 4 (1.42%) Cobbler
5 4 (1.42%) Nagios
5 4 (1.42%) Packer
6 1 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 38 (13.48%) Microsoft
2 35 (12.41%) Oracle
3 14 (4.96%) Sitecore
4 12 (4.26%) Xamarin
5 10 (3.55%) Zend
6 5 (1.77%) Apple
7 4 (1.42%) Capita
7 4 (1.42%) Google
7 4 (1.42%) New Relic
7 4 (1.42%) Splunk
8 3 (1.06%) Adobe
8 3 (1.06%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.06%) Cisco
8 3 (1.06%) IBM
9 2 (0.71%) Greenplum
9 2 (0.71%) Hortonworks
9 2 (0.71%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.71%) SAP
9 2 (0.71%) Sybase
9 2 (0.71%) Tableau