Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > North East
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 14 14
Rank change year-on-year +7 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 258 179 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 18.18% 13.52% 14.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.82% 28.50% 27.76%
Number of salaries quoted 209 162 181
North East median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +4.17% -4.00%
10th Percentile £28,350 £26,025 £26,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,225 £60,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

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 741 628 778
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 52.22% 47.43% 51.63%
Number of salaries quoted 583 574 676
North East median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 14 November 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 14 November 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 +10 225 £47,500 +22.58% 64
Durham -1 21 £40,000 +6.67% 12
Java
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 (42.25%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (41.86%) HTML
3 106 (41.09%) JavaScript
4 95 (36.82%) SQL
5 93 (36.05%) Git (software)
6 88 (34.11%) CSS
7 76 (29.46%) C#
8 71 (27.52%) AngularJS
9 66 (25.58%) Software Engineering
10 65 (25.19%) MVC
11 59 (22.87%) C++
12 58 (22.48%) Degree
13 49 (18.99%) TDD
14 48 (18.60%) Spring
14 48 (18.60%) Test Automation
15 47 (18.22%) Team Foundation Server
15 47 (18.22%) Web Development
16 46 (17.83%) OO
16 46 (17.83%) Amazon AWS
16 46 (17.83%) Problem-Solving
17 45 (17.44%) Web Services
17 45 (17.44%) Linux
18 44 (17.05%) Scrum
19 43 (16.67%) PHP
19 43 (16.67%) HTML5
19 43 (16.67%) Mentoring
20 41 (15.89%) NoSQL
21 40 (15.50%) .NET
22 39 (15.12%) Hibernate
22 39 (15.12%) Advertising

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 18 (6.98%) Apache Solr
2 15 (5.81%) Confluence
3 11 (4.26%) Apache
3 11 (4.26%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (4.26%) WordPress
4 6 (2.33%) JBoss
5 4 (1.55%) IIS
5 4 (1.55%) Jetty
5 4 (1.55%) nginx
6 3 (1.16%) CMS
7 2 (0.78%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.78%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.39%) Drupal
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.39%) InDesign
2 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.39%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 46 (17.83%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (8.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.88%) SaaS
4 6 (2.33%) Datadog
5 4 (1.55%) GitHub
5 4 (1.55%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.78%) Serverless
7 1 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.39%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.39%) iTunes
7 1 (0.39%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.04%) Internet
2 11 (4.26%) DNS
2 11 (4.26%) Intranet
2 11 (4.26%) SSL
3 2 (0.78%) Firewall
4 1 (0.39%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.39%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.39%) HTTP
4 1 (0.39%) RS-232
4 1 (0.39%) RS-485
4 1 (0.39%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (15.89%) NoSQL
2 25 (9.69%) MySQL
3 21 (8.14%) SQL Server
4 20 (7.75%) MongoDB
5 17 (6.59%) Relational Database
6 11 (4.26%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (3.49%) RDBMS
8 6 (2.33%) Amazon Redshift
9 4 (1.55%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.39%) DB2
11 1 (0.39%) GIS
11 1 (0.39%) Redis
Development Applications
1 93 (36.05%) Git (software)
2 47 (18.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 33 (12.79%) Jenkins
4 31 (12.02%) Subversion
5 29 (11.24%) JUnit
6 26 (10.08%) Selenium
7 18 (6.98%) Cucumber
8 17 (6.59%) JIRA
8 17 (6.59%) Mercurial
9 15 (5.81%) Bitbucket
9 15 (5.81%) Maven
10 12 (4.65%) Gradle
11 10 (3.88%) GitLab
12 6 (2.33%) TeamCity
13 5 (1.94%) gulp
13 5 (1.94%) Vagrant
14 4 (1.55%) webpack
15 2 (0.78%) Gatling
15 2 (0.78%) Jasmine
15 2 (0.78%) TestNG
General
1 39 (15.12%) Advertising
2 25 (9.69%) Manufacturing
3 10 (3.88%) Finance
4 6 (2.33%) Banking
5 5 (1.94%) Games
6 3 (1.16%) Retail
7 2 (0.78%) Marketing
7 2 (0.78%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.39%) Automotive
8 1 (0.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 139 (53.88%) Developer
2 92 (35.66%) Java Developer
3 29 (11.24%) Architect
4 25 (9.69%) Applications Architect
5 23 (8.91%) Software Engineer
6 22 (8.53%) Software Developer
7 20 (7.75%) DevOps Engineer
8 19 (7.36%) .NET Developer
8 19 (7.36%) C# Developer
9 16 (6.20%) C# .NET Developer
9 16 (6.20%) Consultant
9 16 (6.20%) Java Software Developer
10 15 (5.81%) SQL Developer
11 14 (5.43%) .NET Software Developer
11 14 (5.43%) AWS Engineer
11 14 (5.43%) C# Software Developer
12 13 (5.04%) ASP.NET Developer
12 13 (5.04%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 13 (5.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 13 (5.04%) Core Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (41.86%) HTML
2 88 (34.11%) CSS
3 71 (27.52%) AngularJS
4 48 (18.60%) Spring
5 45 (17.44%) Web Services
6 43 (16.67%) HTML5
7 40 (15.50%) .NET
8 39 (15.12%) Hibernate
9 38 (14.73%) jQuery
10 37 (14.34%) Node.js
11 36 (13.95%) Spring Boot
12 29 (11.24%) CSS3
13 26 (10.08%) XSLT
14 24 (9.30%) JSON
15 20 (7.75%) RESTful
16 19 (7.36%) REST
17 18 (6.98%) J2EE
18 15 (5.81%) ASP.NET
18 15 (5.81%) SOAP
18 15 (5.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.08%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (6.59%) Algorithms
3 16 (6.20%) Data Structures
3 16 (6.20%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (3.49%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.71%) Blog
6 6 (2.33%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.33%) Private Cloud
6 6 (2.33%) User Experience
7 5 (1.94%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.16%) Fintech
8 3 (1.16%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.16%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.78%) Social Media
10 1 (0.39%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (0.39%) Animation
10 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.39%) Podcast
10 1 (0.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 45 (17.44%) Linux
2 10 (3.88%) Windows
3 9 (3.49%) Unix
4 4 (1.55%) Android
5 3 (1.16%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.78%) Debian
6 2 (0.78%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (42.25%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (25.58%) Software Engineering
3 65 (25.19%) MVC
4 49 (18.99%) TDD
5 48 (18.60%) Test Automation
6 47 (18.22%) Web Development
7 46 (17.83%) OO
7 46 (17.83%) Problem-Solving
8 44 (17.05%) Scrum
9 43 (16.67%) Mentoring
10 39 (15.12%) Continuous Integration
11 35 (13.57%) DevOps
12 27 (10.47%) Configuration Management
13 26 (10.08%) Microservices
13 26 (10.08%) SOA
14 25 (9.69%) Migration
15 23 (8.91%) BDD
16 20 (7.75%) Unit Testing
17 18 (6.98%) Decision-Making
18 17 (6.59%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 106 (41.09%) JavaScript
2 95 (36.82%) SQL
3 76 (29.46%) C#
4 59 (22.87%) C++
5 43 (16.67%) PHP
6 32 (12.40%) Python
7 29 (11.24%) T-SQL
8 27 (10.47%) Bash Shell
9 20 (7.75%) C
10 16 (6.20%) Ruby
11 15 (5.81%) TypeScript
12 14 (5.43%) Java 8
13 13 (5.04%) Scala
14 11 (4.26%) Shell Script
15 8 (3.10%) Perl
16 7 (2.71%) ABAP
16 7 (2.71%) PowerShell
16 7 (2.71%) VB
17 5 (1.94%) Korn
18 3 (1.16%) Jython
Qualifications
1 58 (22.48%) Degree
2 11 (4.26%) AWS Certification
3 9 (3.49%) DBS Check
4 8 (3.10%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.55%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.78%) PhD
7 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.75%) QA
2 2 (0.78%) SLA
3 1 (0.39%) GDPR
3 1 (0.39%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 31 (12.02%) Docker
2 10 (3.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.39%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.39%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 24 (9.30%) Puppet
2 19 (7.36%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (5.81%) Ansible
4 10 (3.88%) Cobbler
5 7 (2.71%) Kubernetes
5 7 (2.71%) Nagios
5 7 (2.71%) Terraform
6 6 (2.33%) Packer
7 3 (1.16%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.39%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.39%) HP ALM
8 1 (0.39%) Salt
Vendors
1 20 (7.75%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.43%) Oracle
3 8 (3.10%) Twitter
4 7 (2.71%) SAP
4 7 (2.71%) Splunk
5 6 (2.33%) New Relic
6 3 (1.16%) Adobe
6 3 (1.16%) Atlassian
6 3 (1.16%) Google
6 3 (1.16%) Rackspace
6 3 (1.16%) RedGate
6 3 (1.16%) Zend
7 1 (0.39%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.39%) Apple
7 1 (0.39%) HP
7 1 (0.39%) IBM
7 1 (0.39%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.39%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.39%) Sun
7 1 (0.39%) Sybase