Period
to 19 February 2020

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 19 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > North East
6 months to
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 29 7 12
Rank change year-on-year -22 +5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Java 92 246 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 7.18% 18.15% 14.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.20% 35.40% 29.71%
Number of salaries quoted 52 204 216
North East median annual salary £42,250 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.11% +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,000 £26,625
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £67,063
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% -

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 568 695 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 44.34% 51.29% 49.03%
Number of salaries quoted 439 535 749
North East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33% -
10th Percentile £28,650 £27,750 £26,100
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £56,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +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 19 February 2020.

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 19 February 2020. 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 -22 79 £45,000 -5.26% 32
Durham -12 12 £33,000 -5.71% 4
Java
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2020, 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 72 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (53.26%) C#
3 39 (42.39%) JavaScript
4 33 (35.87%) AngularJS
5 32 (34.78%) Mentoring
5 32 (34.78%) SQL
6 29 (31.52%) Git (software)
7 26 (28.26%) Test Automation
8 25 (27.17%) Degree
8 25 (27.17%) Problem-Solving
9 24 (26.09%) Web Services
10 19 (20.65%) Selenium
10 19 (20.65%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (18.48%) Jenkins
11 17 (18.48%) Scrum
11 17 (18.48%) Public Sector
12 16 (17.39%) Sage
12 16 (17.39%) TDD
12 16 (17.39%) Microservices
12 16 (17.39%) Coaching
13 15 (16.30%) Software Engineering
13 15 (16.30%) HTML
13 15 (16.30%) .NET
13 15 (16.30%) Digital Transformation Programme
14 14 (15.22%) MVC
14 14 (15.22%) Spring
14 14 (15.22%) AWS
15 13 (14.13%) Team Foundation Server
15 13 (14.13%) Computer Science
15 13 (14.13%) Analytics

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 (13.04%) Confluence
2 6 (6.52%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.17%) Apache
4 1 (1.09%) Drupal
4 1 (1.09%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.09%) Chatbot
1 1 (1.09%) InDesign
1 1 (1.09%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.22%) AWS
2 11 (11.96%) SaaS
3 8 (8.70%) Azure
4 5 (5.43%) GitHub
4 5 (5.43%) Sage Pay
5 4 (4.35%) Amazon EMR
5 4 (4.35%) Amazon S3
6 3 (3.26%) Serverless
7 2 (2.17%) Power Platform
8 1 (1.09%) BrowserStack
8 1 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.04%) NoSQL
2 8 (8.70%) MySQL
3 6 (6.52%) Hadoop
4 5 (5.43%) MongoDB
4 5 (5.43%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.43%) SQL Server
5 4 (4.35%) Apache Hive
5 4 (4.35%) Big Data
5 4 (4.35%) Electronic Patient Records
5 4 (4.35%) Impala
6 3 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.17%) Power BI
8 1 (1.09%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 29 (31.52%) Git (software)
2 19 (20.65%) Selenium
3 17 (18.48%) Jenkins
4 13 (14.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (13.04%) JIRA
6 8 (8.70%) Maven
7 7 (7.61%) JUnit
8 6 (6.52%) Cucumber
9 5 (5.43%) IntelliJ
9 5 (5.43%) JMeter
10 4 (4.35%) Appium
11 3 (3.26%) Artifactory
11 3 (3.26%) Bitbucket
11 3 (3.26%) TestNG
11 3 (3.26%) WebDriver
12 2 (2.17%) SoapUI
13 1 (1.09%) GitLab
13 1 (1.09%) SpecFlow
13 1 (1.09%) TeamCity
13 1 (1.09%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 17 (18.48%) Public Sector
2 12 (13.04%) Manufacturing
3 6 (6.52%) Banking
3 6 (6.52%) Retail Banking
4 4 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (23.91%) Developer
2 16 (17.39%) Architect
3 14 (15.22%) Software Engineer
4 12 (13.04%) Applications Architect
4 12 (13.04%) Senior Developer
4 12 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (11.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 11 (11.96%) Test Engineer
6 10 (10.87%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 8 (8.70%) Java Developer
7 8 (8.70%) Java Engineer
7 8 (8.70%) Java Software Engineer
8 7 (7.61%) Analyst
8 7 (7.61%) Automation Test Lead
8 7 (7.61%) Senior Software Engineer
8 7 (7.61%) Test Analyst
9 6 (6.52%) Applications Engineer
9 6 (6.52%) Senior Java Engineer
9 6 (6.52%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 5 (5.43%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (35.87%) AngularJS
2 24 (26.09%) Web Services
3 15 (16.30%) .NET
3 15 (16.30%) HTML
4 14 (15.22%) Spring
5 12 (13.04%) jQuery
5 12 (13.04%) XSLT
6 11 (11.96%) Backbone.js
6 11 (11.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 11 (11.96%) Visualforce
7 8 (8.70%) Natural Language Processing
7 8 (8.70%) REST
7 8 (8.70%) RESTful
8 7 (7.61%) Hibernate
9 6 (6.52%) Node.js
9 6 (6.52%) Spring Boot
10 5 (5.43%) J2EE
11 4 (4.35%) Express
11 4 (4.35%) JMS
11 4 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.65%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.61%) Robotics
3 4 (4.35%) NHS
4 3 (3.26%) Analytical Mindset
4 3 (3.26%) User Experience
5 2 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.17%) Kindle
5 2 (2.17%) Tandem
6 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.43%) Linux
2 3 (3.26%) Windows
3 2 (2.17%) Mac OS X
3 2 (2.17%) Unix
4 1 (1.09%) Android
4 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (34.78%) Mentoring
3 26 (28.26%) Test Automation
4 25 (27.17%) Problem-Solving
5 17 (18.48%) Scrum
6 16 (17.39%) Coaching
6 16 (17.39%) Microservices
6 16 (17.39%) TDD
7 15 (16.30%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 15 (16.30%) Software Engineering
8 14 (15.22%) MVC
9 13 (14.13%) Analytics
9 13 (14.13%) Computer Science
9 13 (14.13%) SDLC
10 12 (13.04%) DevOps
10 12 (13.04%) Migration
10 12 (13.04%) SOA
10 12 (13.04%) Technology Roadmap
11 11 (11.96%) Architectural Design
11 11 (11.96%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 49 (53.26%) C#
2 39 (42.39%) JavaScript
3 32 (34.78%) SQL
4 13 (14.13%) C++
5 12 (13.04%) T-SQL
6 11 (11.96%) Apex Code
7 8 (8.70%) Python
7 8 (8.70%) Scala
8 5 (5.43%) Java 8
9 3 (3.26%) R
10 2 (2.17%) Ruby
11 1 (1.09%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.09%) C
11 1 (1.09%) Julia
11 1 (1.09%) PHP
11 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (27.17%) Degree
2 2 (2.17%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.09%) ISEB
3 1 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.09%) PhD
3 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.43%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) GDPR
System Software
1 10 (10.87%) Docker
2 7 (7.61%) IAG
3 4 (4.35%) HDFS
4 1 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.26%) Kubernetes
1 3 (3.26%) Puppet
2 1 (1.09%) Ansible
2 1 (1.09%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (17.39%) Sage
2 11 (11.96%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (6.52%) Oracle
4 4 (4.35%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.09%) Adobe
5 1 (1.09%) Alteryx
5 1 (1.09%) Genesys
5 1 (1.09%) Tableau
5 1 (1.09%) VMware