Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > North East
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 16 8 13
Rank change year-on-year -8 +5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Java 147 262 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 12.46% 17.65% 12.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.82% 32.31% 24.56%
Number of salaries quoted 90 228 126
North East median annual salary £47,500 £46,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.70% +23.33% -1.32%
10th Percentile £31,400 £27,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £56,875
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% -

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 617 811 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 52.29% 54.65% 49.78%
Number of salaries quoted 416 654 515
North East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £23,850
90th Percentile £61,000 £60,000 £51,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +3.09% +2.11%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -4 134 £48,000 +1.05% 31
Durham -10 11 £35,500 -11.25% 15
Java
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 99 (67.35%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (55.10%) C#
3 78 (53.06%) JavaScript
4 63 (42.86%) SQL
5 53 (36.05%) .NET
5 53 (36.05%) Git (software)
6 49 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 48 (32.65%) AngularJS
8 46 (31.29%) Scrum
9 43 (29.25%) Problem-Solving
10 41 (27.89%) Degree
11 32 (21.77%) Mentoring
12 31 (21.09%) AWS
12 31 (21.09%) Sage
13 30 (20.41%) Analytical Skills
14 27 (18.37%) HTML
15 26 (17.69%) Web Services
15 26 (17.69%) MVC
16 25 (17.01%) Team Foundation Server
17 23 (15.65%) Test Automation
18 22 (14.97%) Computer Science
18 22 (14.97%) jQuery
18 22 (14.97%) C++
19 21 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
19 21 (14.29%) Visualforce
19 21 (14.29%) Apex Code
19 21 (14.29%) SaaS
19 21 (14.29%) Backbone.js
19 21 (14.29%) Web Application Development
19 21 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 16 (10.88%) Confluence
2 5 (3.40%) Apache
2 5 (3.40%) Apache Spark
3 4 (2.72%) Mule ESB
3 4 (2.72%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.04%) IIS
4 3 (2.04%) WordPress
5 2 (1.36%) Drupal
5 2 (1.36%) nginx
6 1 (0.68%) CMS
6 1 (0.68%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.36%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (1.36%) InDesign
1 2 (1.36%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.68%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Magento
1 1 (0.68%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 31 (21.09%) AWS
2 21 (14.29%) SaaS
3 14 (9.52%) Azure
4 10 (6.80%) Sage Pay
5 5 (3.40%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (2.72%) Amazon S3
6 4 (2.72%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (2.72%) GCP
7 3 (2.04%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (1.36%) Datadog
9 1 (0.68%) Amazon ECS
9 1 (0.68%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.68%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.68%) Azure Functions
9 1 (0.68%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.68%) NuGet
9 1 (0.68%) Serverless
9 1 (0.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.68%) HTTP
1 1 (0.68%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.68%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (0.68%) IPsec
1 1 (0.68%) SAN
1 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.68%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.93%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.48%) NoSQL
3 6 (4.08%) MySQL
4 5 (3.40%) Big Data
4 5 (3.40%) Hadoop
4 5 (3.40%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.72%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.04%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (2.04%) Amazon Redshift
6 3 (2.04%) Apache Hive
6 3 (2.04%) Impala
6 3 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.04%) PowerCenter
6 3 (2.04%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.04%) Sqoop
7 2 (1.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (1.36%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (1.36%) Data Lake
7 2 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.36%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 53 (36.05%) Git (software)
2 25 (17.01%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (13.61%) Jenkins
4 19 (12.93%) JIRA
4 19 (12.93%) Selenium
5 12 (8.16%) WebDriver
6 11 (7.48%) IntelliJ
7 9 (6.12%) Bitbucket
8 7 (4.76%) Cucumber
9 6 (4.08%) SoapUI
9 6 (4.08%) TeamCity
10 5 (3.40%) JUnit
10 5 (3.40%) Maven
11 3 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
12 2 (1.36%) Mercurial
12 2 (1.36%) Robot Framework
12 2 (1.36%) Subversion
13 1 (0.68%) Codeception
13 1 (0.68%) Gradle
13 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 17 (11.56%) Manufacturing
2 9 (6.12%) Finance
3 7 (4.76%) Public Sector
4 1 (0.68%) Advertising
4 1 (0.68%) Banking
4 1 (0.68%) Electronics
4 1 (0.68%) Games
4 1 (0.68%) Marketing
4 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 61 (41.50%) Developer
2 28 (19.05%) Java Developer
3 21 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 21 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 18 (12.24%) Senior Developer
5 17 (11.56%) Architect
6 16 (10.88%) Applications Architect
6 16 (10.88%) Java Engineer
6 16 (10.88%) Java Software Engineer
6 16 (10.88%) Software Developer
7 15 (10.20%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 13 (8.84%) .NET Developer
8 13 (8.84%) Senior Software Engineer
9 12 (8.16%) Senior Java Engineer
9 12 (8.16%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 11 (7.48%) C# Developer
10 11 (7.48%) Java Software Developer
11 10 (6.80%) .NET Software Developer
11 10 (6.80%) DevOps Engineer
12 9 (6.12%) Core Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (36.05%) .NET
2 48 (32.65%) AngularJS
3 27 (18.37%) HTML
4 26 (17.69%) Web Services
5 22 (14.97%) jQuery
6 21 (14.29%) Backbone.js
6 21 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 21 (14.29%) Visualforce
7 20 (13.61%) XSLT
8 18 (12.24%) CSS
9 14 (9.52%) ASP.NET
10 12 (8.16%) ASP.NET Core
10 12 (8.16%) Spring
11 9 (6.12%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (6.12%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (6.12%) CSS3
11 9 (6.12%) XML
12 7 (4.76%) JSON
12 7 (4.76%) REST
13 6 (4.08%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 30 (20.41%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.08%) User Experience
3 5 (3.40%) Analytical Mindset
3 5 (3.40%) Tandem
4 4 (2.72%) Robotics
4 4 (2.72%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.04%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.04%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.04%) VLE
6 2 (1.36%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.36%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.36%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.36%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.36%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.36%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.68%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.68%) Kindle
7 1 (0.68%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.12%) Linux
2 6 (4.08%) Android
2 6 (4.08%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.04%) Unix
3 3 (2.04%) Windows
4 1 (0.68%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (67.35%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 46 (31.29%) Scrum
4 43 (29.25%) Problem-Solving
5 32 (21.77%) Mentoring
6 26 (17.69%) MVC
7 23 (15.65%) Test Automation
8 22 (14.97%) Computer Science
9 21 (14.29%) Architectural Design
9 21 (14.29%) Web Application Development
10 16 (10.88%) Coaching
10 16 (10.88%) Microservices
10 16 (10.88%) Migration
10 16 (10.88%) SOA
10 16 (10.88%) Technology Roadmap
11 15 (10.20%) TDD
12 14 (9.52%) SDLC
13 13 (8.84%) DevOps
14 12 (8.16%) Configuration Management
15 11 (7.48%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 81 (55.10%) C#
2 78 (53.06%) JavaScript
3 63 (42.86%) SQL
4 22 (14.97%) C++
5 21 (14.29%) Apex Code
6 20 (13.61%) T-SQL
7 17 (11.56%) Python
8 15 (10.20%) Scala
9 13 (8.84%) Ruby
10 8 (5.44%) Bash Shell
11 7 (4.76%) PHP
12 5 (3.40%) PowerShell
13 4 (2.72%) C
13 4 (2.72%) PL/SQL
14 3 (2.04%) TypeScript
15 2 (1.36%) Go
15 2 (1.36%) Perl
15 2 (1.36%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.68%) Rust
16 1 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 41 (27.89%) Degree
2 6 (4.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.68%) DBS Check
3 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.48%) QA
2 4 (2.72%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (6.12%) Docker
2 3 (2.04%) HDFS
2 3 (2.04%) IAG
3 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (8.84%) Ansible
2 12 (8.16%) Terraform
3 9 (6.12%) Kubernetes
4 8 (5.44%) Puppet
5 4 (2.72%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.36%) Nagios
6 2 (1.36%) Packer
Vendors
1 31 (21.09%) Sage
2 21 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
3 18 (12.24%) Oracle
4 12 (8.16%) Microsoft
5 5 (3.40%) Atlassian
6 3 (2.04%) Blackboard
6 3 (2.04%) Cloudera
6 3 (2.04%) Informatica
7 2 (1.36%) Adobe
7 2 (1.36%) Google
7 2 (1.36%) New Relic
7 2 (1.36%) Splunk
8 1 (0.68%) BT
8 1 (0.68%) Genesys
8 1 (0.68%) SAP
8 1 (0.68%) VMware
8 1 (0.68%) WooCommerce