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

Java
England > North East
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 14 24
Rank change year-on-year +5 +10 -8
Permanent jobs citing Java 273 154 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 16.27% 12.72% 9.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.00% 24.21% 18.02%
Number of salaries quoted 228 145 119
North East median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £23,600 £26,200
90th Percentile £63,825 £58,250 £73,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%

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 910 636 838
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 54.23% 52.52% 54.91%
Number of salaries quoted 740 581 738
North East median annual salary £42,500 £35,500 £37,394
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.72% -5.06% -0.28%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,250 £25,175
90th Percentile £60,000 £50,000 £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 July 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 July 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 +3 233 £50,000 +33.33% 33
Durham +6 23 £37,500 +7.14% 9
Northumberland +5 4 £45,000 +12.50%
Java
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 (45.79%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (36.63%) JavaScript
3 99 (36.26%) HTML
4 88 (32.23%) SQL
5 86 (31.50%) Git (software)
6 76 (27.84%) C#
7 70 (25.64%) Advertising
8 67 (24.54%) Degree
9 64 (23.44%) Software Engineering
10 62 (22.71%) CSS
11 61 (22.34%) C++
11 61 (22.34%) PHP
11 61 (22.34%) AngularJS
12 54 (19.78%) OO
13 52 (19.05%) .NET
14 47 (17.22%) Web Services
14 47 (17.22%) MVC
14 47 (17.22%) Spring
14 47 (17.22%) Problem-Solving
15 46 (16.85%) Web Development
15 46 (16.85%) Team Foundation Server
16 43 (15.75%) Test Automation
16 43 (15.75%) Mentoring
17 39 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
18 38 (13.92%) Continuous Integration
19 37 (13.55%) Scrum
20 35 (12.82%) Microsoft
20 35 (12.82%) DevOps
21 34 (12.45%) SOA
22 33 (12.09%) TDD

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 12 (4.40%) JBoss
2 9 (3.30%) Apache
2 9 (3.30%) Apache Solr
2 9 (3.30%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (2.56%) Confluence
3 7 (2.56%) WebLogic
4 6 (2.20%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.83%) IIS
5 5 (1.83%) WordPress
6 4 (1.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (1.10%) nginx
8 2 (0.73%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.73%) CMS
8 2 (0.73%) Jetty
8 2 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.73%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.73%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.37%) Apache ServiceMix
9 1 (0.37%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (1.10%) InDesign
1 3 (1.10%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.10%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.10%) Magento
2 2 (0.73%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.73%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (0.73%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (0.73%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 39 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (4.40%) SaaS
4 5 (1.83%) Datadog
5 4 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.10%) GitHub
6 3 (1.10%) IaaS
6 3 (1.10%) iTunes
6 3 (1.10%) PaaS
7 2 (0.73%) Tricentis Tosca
8 1 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.37%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.13%) Internet
2 12 (4.40%) DNS
3 10 (3.66%) SSL
4 5 (1.83%) Firewall
5 4 (1.47%) Intranet
6 3 (1.10%) VPN
7 2 (0.73%) HTTP
8 1 (0.37%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.37%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.37%) RS-232
8 1 (0.37%) RS-485
8 1 (0.37%) SMS
8 1 (0.37%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (9.89%) NoSQL
2 22 (8.06%) MySQL
3 20 (7.33%) MongoDB
4 19 (6.96%) Relational Database
5 16 (5.86%) SQL Server
6 9 (3.30%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (2.93%) RDBMS
8 7 (2.56%) Big Data
9 5 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.83%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.47%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.10%) Amazon Redshift
12 2 (0.73%) Apache Hive
12 2 (0.73%) CouchDB
12 2 (0.73%) HBase
12 2 (0.73%) IBM BigInsights
12 2 (0.73%) IBM InfoSphere
12 2 (0.73%) QlikView
12 2 (0.73%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 86 (31.50%) Git (software)
2 46 (16.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (8.06%) Subversion
4 20 (7.33%) Jenkins
5 19 (6.96%) JIRA
5 19 (6.96%) JUnit
6 15 (5.49%) Mercurial
6 15 (5.49%) Selenium
7 9 (3.30%) CocoaPods
7 9 (3.30%) Maven
7 9 (3.30%) TestNG
8 8 (2.93%) MSTest
8 8 (2.93%) NUnit
9 7 (2.56%) Jasmine
9 7 (2.56%) Protractor
10 6 (2.20%) TeamCity
11 5 (1.83%) Ant
11 5 (1.83%) Cucumber
12 4 (1.47%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 4 (1.47%) Bitbucket
General
1 70 (25.64%) Advertising
2 30 (10.99%) Finance
3 27 (9.89%) Manufacturing
4 11 (4.03%) Banking
5 5 (1.83%) Games
6 4 (1.47%) Retail
7 3 (1.10%) Electronics
7 3 (1.10%) Publishing
7 3 (1.10%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.73%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.37%) Automotive
9 1 (0.37%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 149 (54.58%) Developer
2 82 (30.04%) Java Developer
3 34 (12.45%) Architect
4 29 (10.62%) Senior Developer
5 18 (6.59%) Consultant
5 18 (6.59%) DevOps Engineer
6 17 (6.23%) Android Developer
7 16 (5.86%) .NET Developer
7 16 (5.86%) Applications Architect
8 14 (5.13%) iOS Developer
9 13 (4.76%) Mobile Developer
9 13 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
9 13 (4.76%) Software Developer
10 12 (4.40%) Technical Leader
11 11 (4.03%) Designer
11 11 (4.03%) PHP Developer
11 11 (4.03%) Systems Architect
11 11 (4.03%) Systems Designer
12 10 (3.66%) .NET Software Developer
12 10 (3.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (36.26%) HTML
2 62 (22.71%) CSS
3 61 (22.34%) AngularJS
4 52 (19.05%) .NET
5 47 (17.22%) Spring
5 47 (17.22%) Web Services
6 33 (12.09%) HTML5
7 31 (11.36%) XSLT
8 29 (10.62%) React
9 25 (9.16%) RESTful
10 23 (8.42%) Hibernate
11 21 (7.69%) Node.js
12 20 (7.33%) J2EE
13 18 (6.59%) jQuery
14 16 (5.86%) Spring Boot
15 15 (5.49%) CSS3
15 15 (5.49%) JSON
16 12 (4.40%) .NET Framework
16 12 (4.40%) REST
16 12 (4.40%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (7.33%) User Experience
3 15 (5.49%) Algorithms
3 15 (5.49%) Data Structures
3 15 (5.49%) Greenfield Project
4 11 (4.03%) Mobile App
5 10 (3.66%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (2.56%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.20%) Blog
7 6 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.83%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (1.47%) Social Media
9 4 (1.47%) Virtual Team
10 3 (1.10%) Animation
10 3 (1.10%) Clustering
10 3 (1.10%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.10%) Device Driver
10 3 (1.10%) NHS
10 3 (1.10%) Replication
10 3 (1.10%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 30 (10.99%) Linux
2 25 (9.16%) Apple iOS
3 24 (8.79%) Android
4 14 (5.13%) Windows
5 12 (4.40%) Unix
6 4 (1.47%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.10%) Debian
8 2 (0.73%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (45.79%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (23.44%) Software Engineering
3 54 (19.78%) OO
4 47 (17.22%) MVC
4 47 (17.22%) Problem-Solving
5 46 (16.85%) Web Development
6 43 (15.75%) Mentoring
6 43 (15.75%) Test Automation
7 38 (13.92%) Continuous Integration
8 37 (13.55%) Scrum
9 35 (12.82%) DevOps
10 34 (12.45%) SOA
11 33 (12.09%) TDD
12 27 (9.89%) Migration
13 22 (8.06%) Configuration Management
14 19 (6.96%) Mobile Development
15 18 (6.59%) Microservices
15 18 (6.59%) Open Source
16 17 (6.23%) Android Development
16 17 (6.23%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 100 (36.63%) JavaScript
2 88 (32.23%) SQL
3 76 (27.84%) C#
4 61 (22.34%) C++
4 61 (22.34%) PHP
5 30 (10.99%) T-SQL
6 25 (9.16%) Python
7 22 (8.06%) Bash Shell
8 20 (7.33%) Ruby
9 17 (6.23%) Apple Swift
10 16 (5.86%) C
11 15 (5.49%) Scala
12 13 (4.76%) Java 8
13 10 (3.66%) Shell Script
14 9 (3.30%) Perl
15 7 (2.56%) Objective-C
16 6 (2.20%) Korn
17 5 (1.83%) ABAP
17 5 (1.83%) VB
18 4 (1.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 67 (24.54%) Degree
2 9 (3.30%) AWS Certification
3 6 (2.20%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.73%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.73%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.73%) PMP
5 2 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.37%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (0.37%) CITP
6 1 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.37%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.37%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.59%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) ISO 8583
2 1 (0.37%) WCAG
System Software
1 17 (6.23%) Docker
2 9 (3.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (0.73%) HDFS
4 1 (0.37%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.37%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 22 (8.06%) Puppet
2 18 (6.59%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (4.03%) Ansible
4 10 (3.66%) Terraform
5 9 (3.30%) Cobbler
6 7 (2.56%) Kubernetes
6 7 (2.56%) Nagios
7 6 (2.20%) Packer
8 1 (0.37%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.37%) HP ALM
8 1 (0.37%) Salt
8 1 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.37%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 35 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 31 (11.36%) Oracle
3 7 (2.56%) Splunk
4 6 (2.20%) Apple
4 6 (2.20%) New Relic
4 6 (2.20%) SAP
4 6 (2.20%) Twitter
5 5 (1.83%) Adobe
5 5 (1.83%) Atlassian
5 5 (1.83%) Sitecore
6 4 (1.47%) Capita
6 4 (1.47%) Google
7 3 (1.10%) Cisco
7 3 (1.10%) IBM
7 3 (1.10%) Sybase
7 3 (1.10%) Xamarin
7 3 (1.10%) Zend
8 2 (0.73%) Cloudera
8 2 (0.73%) Hortonworks
8 2 (0.73%) MapR