Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > North East
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 11 18
Rank change year-on-year +3 +7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Java 262 143 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 17.60% 12.42% 12.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.19% 24.91% 23.60%
Number of salaries quoted 228 129 156
North East median annual salary £46,250 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.33% -2.60% -3.75%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £56,500 £64,375
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 814 574 805
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 54.67% 49.87% 53.03%
Number of salaries quoted 657 519 715
North East median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,950 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £51,250 £54,700
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 21 September 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 21 September 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 +5 226 £47,500 +26.67% 49
Durham +3 19 £40,000 +15.94% 3
Northumberland +2 3 £45,000 +12.50%
Java
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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.

1 109 (41.60%) JavaScript
2 102 (38.93%) Agile Software Development
3 97 (37.02%) HTML
4 93 (35.50%) Git (software)
5 78 (29.77%) SQL
6 73 (27.86%) C#
7 69 (26.34%) CSS
8 66 (25.19%) AngularJS
9 63 (24.05%) Advertising
9 63 (24.05%) Software Engineering
10 61 (23.28%) C++
11 60 (22.90%) PHP
12 54 (20.61%) Degree
13 50 (19.08%) MVC
13 50 (19.08%) Mentoring
14 49 (18.70%) Web Development
15 48 (18.32%) Amazon AWS
16 47 (17.94%) Problem-Solving
16 47 (17.94%) Team Foundation Server
17 46 (17.56%) OO
18 45 (17.18%) Linux
18 45 (17.18%) .NET
19 43 (16.41%) DevOps
20 42 (16.03%) Spring
21 39 (14.89%) Web Services
22 38 (14.50%) TDD
23 36 (13.74%) HTML5
24 35 (13.36%) Test Automation
25 34 (12.98%) Scrum
26 33 (12.60%) Configuration Management

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 (5.34%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (4.96%) Apache Solr
3 10 (3.82%) Apache
3 10 (3.82%) JBoss
3 10 (3.82%) WordPress
4 7 (2.67%) Confluence
5 6 (2.29%) Tomcat
5 6 (2.29%) WebLogic
6 5 (1.91%) nginx
7 3 (1.15%) Jetty
8 2 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.76%) CMS
8 2 (0.76%) IIS
9 1 (0.38%) Drupal
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (0.76%) InDesign
1 2 (0.76%) Photoshop
1 2 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.53%) Magento
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 48 (18.32%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (10.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (5.34%) SaaS
4 8 (3.05%) Datadog
5 6 (2.29%) GitHub
5 6 (2.29%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.15%) iTunes
7 2 (0.76%) Serverless
8 1 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.38%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.38%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.73%) Internet
2 14 (5.34%) SSL
3 13 (4.96%) DNS
4 10 (3.82%) Intranet
5 2 (0.76%) Firewall
5 2 (0.76%) HTTP
6 1 (0.38%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.38%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.38%) RS-232
6 1 (0.38%) RS-485
6 1 (0.38%) SMS
6 1 (0.38%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (11.83%) NoSQL
2 30 (11.45%) MySQL
3 26 (9.92%) MongoDB
4 19 (7.25%) Relational Database
4 19 (7.25%) SQL Server
5 13 (4.96%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (3.05%) RDBMS
7 6 (2.29%) Amazon Redshift
8 4 (1.53%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.76%) DB2
9 2 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.38%) Redis
Development Applications
1 93 (35.50%) Git (software)
2 47 (17.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (9.54%) Subversion
4 23 (8.78%) Jenkins
5 18 (6.87%) Mercurial
6 16 (6.11%) JIRA
6 16 (6.11%) JUnit
7 9 (3.44%) Selenium
7 9 (3.44%) TeamCity
8 7 (2.67%) Bitbucket
8 7 (2.67%) gulp
9 6 (2.29%) MSTest
9 6 (2.29%) NUnit
10 5 (1.91%) CocoaPods
10 5 (1.91%) Maven
10 5 (1.91%) Vagrant
11 4 (1.53%) webpack
12 3 (1.15%) Grunt
12 3 (1.15%) Jasmine
12 3 (1.15%) Protractor
General
1 63 (24.05%) Advertising
2 27 (10.31%) Manufacturing
3 19 (7.25%) Finance
4 7 (2.67%) Games
5 6 (2.29%) Banking
6 3 (1.15%) Electronics
6 3 (1.15%) Publishing
7 2 (0.76%) Marketing
7 2 (0.76%) Retail
7 2 (0.76%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.38%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 142 (54.20%) Developer
2 84 (32.06%) Java Developer
3 32 (12.21%) Architect
4 24 (9.16%) Applications Architect
4 24 (9.16%) DevOps Engineer
5 21 (8.02%) .NET Developer
5 21 (8.02%) Senior Developer
6 20 (7.63%) Consultant
7 15 (5.73%) Software Developer
8 14 (5.34%) .NET Software Developer
9 13 (4.96%) C# Developer
9 13 (4.96%) PHP Developer
9 13 (4.96%) Technical Leader
10 12 (4.58%) AWS Engineer
10 12 (4.58%) Software Engineer
11 11 (4.20%) AWS DevOps
11 11 (4.20%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 11 (4.20%) C# .NET Developer
11 11 (4.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 10 (3.82%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (37.02%) HTML
2 69 (26.34%) CSS
3 66 (25.19%) AngularJS
4 45 (17.18%) .NET
5 42 (16.03%) Spring
6 39 (14.89%) Web Services
7 36 (13.74%) HTML5
8 30 (11.45%) XSLT
9 29 (11.07%) Node.js
10 28 (10.69%) jQuery
11 26 (9.92%) CSS3
12 25 (9.54%) Hibernate
12 25 (9.54%) React
13 22 (8.40%) J2EE
13 22 (8.40%) Spring Boot
14 17 (6.49%) RESTful
15 16 (6.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 14 (5.34%) JSON
17 13 (4.96%) ASP.NET
17 13 (4.96%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 27 (10.31%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (7.25%) Greenfield Project
3 17 (6.49%) Algorithms
3 17 (6.49%) Data Structures
4 12 (4.58%) User Experience
5 7 (2.67%) Blog
6 6 (2.29%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.29%) Private Cloud
7 5 (1.91%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (1.53%) Fintech
8 4 (1.53%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.53%) Social Media
9 3 (1.15%) Animation
9 3 (1.15%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.15%) Device Driver
9 3 (1.15%) NHS
9 3 (1.15%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.15%) Smart Home
10 2 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 45 (17.18%) Linux
2 11 (4.20%) Android
2 11 (4.20%) Apple iOS
3 7 (2.67%) Unix
3 7 (2.67%) Windows
4 5 (1.91%) Ubuntu
5 4 (1.53%) Debian
6 1 (0.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (38.93%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (24.05%) Software Engineering
3 50 (19.08%) Mentoring
3 50 (19.08%) MVC
4 49 (18.70%) Web Development
5 47 (17.94%) Problem-Solving
6 46 (17.56%) OO
7 43 (16.41%) DevOps
8 38 (14.50%) TDD
9 35 (13.36%) Test Automation
10 34 (12.98%) Scrum
11 33 (12.60%) Configuration Management
12 32 (12.21%) Continuous Integration
13 29 (11.07%) SOA
14 27 (10.31%) Migration
15 19 (7.25%) OOP
15 19 (7.25%) Unit Testing
16 17 (6.49%) Coaching
16 17 (6.49%) Decision-Making
17 16 (6.11%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 109 (41.60%) JavaScript
2 78 (29.77%) SQL
3 73 (27.86%) C#
4 61 (23.28%) C++
5 60 (22.90%) PHP
6 32 (12.21%) Python
7 31 (11.83%) Bash Shell
7 31 (11.83%) T-SQL
8 20 (7.63%) Ruby
9 19 (7.25%) C
10 17 (6.49%) Scala
11 14 (5.34%) Shell Script
12 13 (4.96%) Perl
13 12 (4.58%) TypeScript
14 11 (4.20%) Java 8
15 7 (2.67%) ABAP
15 7 (2.67%) Apple Swift
15 7 (2.67%) Objective-C
15 7 (2.67%) PowerShell
16 5 (1.91%) Korn
Qualifications
1 54 (20.61%) Degree
2 13 (4.96%) AWS Certification
3 8 (3.05%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.15%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.38%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (0.38%) CITP
5 1 (0.38%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.38%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.91%) QA
2 2 (0.76%) SLA
3 1 (0.38%) GCP
3 1 (0.38%) GDPR
3 1 (0.38%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 27 (10.31%) Docker
2 13 (4.96%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.38%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 29 (11.07%) Puppet
2 26 (9.92%) Opscode Chef
3 18 (6.87%) Ansible
4 13 (4.96%) Cobbler
5 10 (3.82%) Kubernetes
5 10 (3.82%) Nagios
5 10 (3.82%) Terraform
6 9 (3.44%) Packer
7 3 (1.15%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.38%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.38%) HP ALM
8 1 (0.38%) Salt
Vendors
1 29 (11.07%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.87%) Oracle
3 10 (3.82%) Splunk
4 9 (3.44%) New Relic
5 7 (2.67%) SAP
5 7 (2.67%) Twitter
6 6 (2.29%) Atlassian
7 5 (1.91%) Google
8 4 (1.53%) Adobe
8 4 (1.53%) Capita
8 4 (1.53%) Zend
9 3 (1.15%) Cisco
9 3 (1.15%) Rackspace
9 3 (1.15%) RedGate
9 3 (1.15%) Sybase
10 1 (0.38%) Apple
10 1 (0.38%) HP
10 1 (0.38%) IBM
10 1 (0.38%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.38%) Sun