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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England / North East
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 24 19
Rank change year-on-year +16 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Java 95 64 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 15.06% 9.88% 10.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.44% 17.53% 17.73%
Number of salaries quoted 88 46 60
Median salary £38,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.58% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £68,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 334 365 440
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 52.93% 56.33% 60.77%
Number of salaries quoted 305 318 389
Median salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.10% +4.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing Java as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +13 67 £38,000 -10.58% 22
Durham +10 14 £39,250 +30.83% 5
Teesside - 2 £45,000 -
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North East region with a requirement for Java.

1 109 (50.70%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (33.95%) JavaScript
3 62 (28.84%) HTML
4 58 (26.98%) TDD
5 57 (26.51%) Spring
6 49 (22.79%) CSS
7 48 (22.33%) SQL
8 47 (21.86%) Web Development
8 47 (21.86%) Scala
9 46 (21.40%) C#
10 45 (20.93%) OO
11 44 (20.47%) PHP
12 43 (20.00%) Scrum
13 39 (18.14%) .NET
14 35 (16.28%) Software Engineering
15 34 (15.81%) Advertising
15 34 (15.81%) Git (software)
15 34 (15.81%) BDD
16 32 (14.88%) C++
17 29 (13.49%) Enterprise Software
18 26 (12.09%) Linux
18 26 (12.09%) Degree
19 25 (11.63%) Clojure
20 24 (11.16%) Python
21 23 (10.70%) Open Source
22 22 (10.23%) Unix
23 21 (9.77%) MVC
23 21 (9.77%) HTML5
24 20 (9.30%) MySQL
24 20 (9.30%) Web Services

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 8 (3.72%) Apache Pig
1 8 (3.72%) Apache Spark
1 8 (3.72%) Tomcat
2 7 (3.26%) CMS
3 5 (2.33%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.86%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.40%) Documentum
5 3 (1.40%) JBoss
5 3 (1.40%) Mule
6 2 (0.93%) Apache
6 2 (0.93%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.93%) Captiva
6 2 (0.93%) Confluence
6 2 (0.93%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.93%) WordPress
7 1 (0.47%) Liferay
7 1 (0.47%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.47%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (2.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.47%) Magento
1 1 (0.47%) SAP Business One
1 1 (0.47%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.47%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.47%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.12%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.40%) SaaS
4 2 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.47%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.47%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.47%) Force.com
5 1 (0.47%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.47%) Office 365
5 1 (0.47%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.79%) Bluetooth
2 5 (2.33%) Ethernet
2 5 (2.33%) RS-232
2 5 (2.33%) RS-485
3 2 (0.93%) HTTP
3 2 (0.93%) PuTTY
3 2 (0.93%) WinSCP
4 1 (0.47%) 802.15
4 1 (0.47%) Firewall
4 1 (0.47%) Internet
4 1 (0.47%) LTE
4 1 (0.47%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.47%) Wireless
4 1 (0.47%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (9.30%) MySQL
2 17 (7.91%) MongoDB
2 17 (7.91%) NoSQL
3 15 (6.98%) Hadoop
4 11 (5.12%) SQL Server
5 8 (3.72%) Apache Hive
6 7 (3.26%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.79%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (2.79%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (2.79%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.86%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.93%) SQLite
10 1 (0.47%) Big Data
10 1 (0.47%) Redis
10 1 (0.47%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 34 (15.81%) Git (software)
2 20 (9.30%) Subversion
3 17 (7.91%) Selenium
4 11 (5.12%) Eclipse
5 10 (4.65%) Jenkins
6 9 (4.19%) Maven
7 8 (3.72%) Cucumber
8 7 (3.26%) WebDriver
9 6 (2.79%) JUnit
10 4 (1.86%) RSpec
10 4 (1.86%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (1.40%) Gradle
12 2 (0.93%) Gatling
12 2 (0.93%) JMeter
12 2 (0.93%) LoadRunner
12 2 (0.93%) PhantomJS
12 2 (0.93%) Xcode
13 1 (0.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 1 (0.47%) IntelliJ
13 1 (0.47%) JIRA
General
1 34 (15.81%) Advertising
2 16 (7.44%) Finance
3 12 (5.58%) Manufacturing
4 10 (4.65%) Retail
5 7 (3.26%) Games
6 6 (2.79%) Law
7 1 (0.47%) Banking
7 1 (0.47%) Electronics
7 1 (0.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 130 (60.47%) Developer
2 83 (38.60%) Java Developer
3 21 (9.77%) Software Engineer
4 19 (8.84%) Senior Developer
5 16 (7.44%) Analyst
6 15 (6.98%) Agile Developer
6 15 (6.98%) Java Scala Developer
6 15 (6.98%) Scala Developer
6 15 (6.98%) Software Developer
7 14 (6.51%) Agile Java Developer
8 12 (5.58%) Applications Support
9 11 (5.12%) Architect
9 11 (5.12%) C# Developer
9 11 (5.12%) PHP Developer
9 11 (5.12%) Tester
10 9 (4.19%) Senior Java Developer
11 8 (3.72%) .NET Developer
11 8 (3.72%) Test Analyst
12 7 (3.26%) C++ Software Engineer
12 7 (3.26%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (28.84%) HTML
2 57 (26.51%) Spring
3 49 (22.79%) CSS
4 39 (18.14%) .NET
5 21 (9.77%) HTML5
6 20 (9.30%) Web Services
7 19 (8.84%) Hibernate
8 18 (8.37%) AngularJS
8 18 (8.37%) Node.js
8 18 (8.37%) REST
9 14 (6.51%) XML
10 11 (5.12%) SOAP
11 9 (4.19%) jQuery
12 8 (3.72%) Apache Wicket
12 8 (3.72%) JSON
12 8 (3.72%) Spring MVC
13 7 (3.26%) J2EE
14 6 (2.79%) React
15 5 (2.33%) Qt
15 5 (2.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.49%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (7.91%) NHS
3 11 (5.12%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.72%) Cyber Attack
5 4 (1.86%) Blog
6 3 (1.40%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.40%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (1.40%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.40%) User Experience
7 2 (0.93%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.93%) iPad
7 2 (0.93%) iPhone
8 1 (0.47%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.47%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (12.09%) Linux
2 22 (10.23%) Unix
3 19 (8.84%) Windows
4 11 (5.12%) Android
5 9 (4.19%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.93%) CentOS
6 2 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.93%) Solaris
6 2 (0.93%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.93%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (50.70%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (26.98%) TDD
3 47 (21.86%) Web Development
4 45 (20.93%) OO
5 43 (20.00%) Scrum
6 35 (16.28%) Software Engineering
7 34 (15.81%) BDD
8 23 (10.70%) Open Source
9 21 (9.77%) MVC
10 18 (8.37%) SDLC
11 15 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (6.98%) OOP
12 14 (6.51%) Microservices
13 12 (5.58%) DevOps
14 11 (5.12%) Front End Development
14 11 (5.12%) User Stories
15 10 (4.65%) Data Protection
15 10 (4.65%) Functional Programming
15 10 (4.65%) Test Automation
16 9 (4.19%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 73 (33.95%) JavaScript
2 48 (22.33%) SQL
3 47 (21.86%) Scala
4 46 (21.40%) C#
5 44 (20.47%) PHP
6 32 (14.88%) C++
7 25 (11.63%) Clojure
8 24 (11.16%) Python
9 19 (8.84%) Ruby
10 14 (6.51%) C
11 9 (4.19%) Perl
12 6 (2.79%) Bash Shell
13 5 (2.33%) Embedded C
13 5 (2.33%) Embedded C++
13 5 (2.33%) Objective-C
13 5 (2.33%) T-SQL
14 4 (1.86%) Delphi
15 3 (1.40%) Groovy
16 2 (0.93%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.93%) VBA
Qualifications
1 26 (12.09%) Degree
2 15 (6.98%) Security Cleared
3 14 (6.51%) SC Cleared
4 8 (3.72%) DV Cleared
5 5 (2.33%) PhD
6 4 (1.86%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (1.40%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.47%) HND
9 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.98%) QA
2 2 (0.93%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (2.33%) Firmware
2 3 (1.40%) Docker
3 1 (0.47%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.47%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (2.79%) Puppet
2 4 (1.86%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.93%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (6.98%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.58%) Oracle
3 4 (1.86%) CA Agile Central
4 3 (1.40%) Google
5 2 (0.93%) Cognizant
5 2 (0.93%) HP
5 2 (0.93%) IBM
5 2 (0.93%) MuleSoft
5 2 (0.93%) SAP
5 2 (0.93%) WSO2
6 1 (0.47%) Adobe
6 1 (0.47%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (0.47%) Cisco
6 1 (0.47%) EMC
6 1 (0.47%) Facebook
6 1 (0.47%) Pega
6 1 (0.47%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.47%) VMware
6 1 (0.47%) webMethods
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Salary: 40+ holidays per year
Posted: 13 hours ago
Stockton-on-Tees
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Pearson Frank
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £29,500 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Tomorrow People
Salary: Opportunity to learn functional programming languages such as Scala
Posted: 5 days ago
North East England
Pearson Frank
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Darlington, County Durham
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £32000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle
Guru Careers
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North East England
Pearson Frank
Salary: £40000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Pearson Frank
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
mkodo
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum plus Pension and company bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle
Guru Careers
Salary: DOE
Posted: 19 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 17 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Pearson Frank
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + holidays, pension
Posted: 20 days ago