Period
to 21 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > North East
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 13 14
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Java 186 221 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 13.41% 14.60% 14.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.01% 28.63% 26.41%
Number of salaries quoted 169 186 240
North East median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £39,241
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.74% -6.98% +20.74%
10th Percentile £26,200 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,000 £58,125 £53,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 664 772 871
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 47.87% 50.99% 56.23%
Number of salaries quoted 603 666 770
North East median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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 -1 116 £40,000 +5.53% 11
Durham -12 52 £37,500 +19.05% 7
Northumberland - 15 £40,000 - 1
Teesside - 2 £48,250 -
Java
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 80 (43.01%) HTML
2 72 (38.71%) CSS
3 70 (37.63%) PHP
4 68 (36.56%) JavaScript
5 65 (34.95%) Advertising
6 58 (31.18%) Agile Software Development
7 45 (24.19%) Web Development
8 42 (22.58%) Spring
9 41 (22.04%) Degree
10 39 (20.97%) C++
11 35 (18.82%) SQL
12 34 (18.28%) C#
12 34 (18.28%) HTML5
13 33 (17.74%) AngularJS
13 33 (17.74%) OO
13 33 (17.74%) Hibernate
14 32 (17.20%) Finance
15 31 (16.67%) Python
16 29 (15.59%) Oracle
17 28 (15.05%) MySQL
17 28 (15.05%) SDLC
18 27 (14.52%) Linux
19 26 (13.98%) .NET
20 25 (13.44%) Software Engineering
21 24 (12.90%) jQuery
21 24 (12.90%) Git (software)
21 24 (12.90%) Test Automation
21 24 (12.90%) Windows
22 23 (12.37%) C
23 22 (11.83%) Laravel

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 (9.68%) JBoss
2 17 (9.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (3.76%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.69%) WordPress
5 4 (2.15%) Confluence
5 4 (2.15%) Documentum
6 3 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.61%) CMS
6 3 (1.61%) IIS
7 1 (0.54%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.54%) Drupal
7 1 (0.54%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.54%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.54%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (1.61%) Magento
2 1 (0.54%) Sage X3
2 1 (0.54%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.99%) SaaS
2 10 (5.38%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (5.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (3.23%) GitHub
4 5 (2.69%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (2.15%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (2.15%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.61%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.08%) IaaS
8 1 (0.54%) Datadog
8 1 (0.54%) iTunes
8 1 (0.54%) npm
8 1 (0.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.76%) Firewall
2 4 (2.15%) SMS
2 4 (2.15%) VPN
3 3 (1.61%) Internet
4 2 (1.08%) HTTP
5 1 (0.54%) 802.15
5 1 (0.54%) SSL
5 1 (0.54%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (15.05%) MySQL
2 8 (4.30%) Relational Database
2 8 (4.30%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.76%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.61%) Big Data
5 2 (1.08%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.08%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.54%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.54%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.54%) JasperReports
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (12.90%) Git (software)
2 17 (9.14%) Jenkins
3 15 (8.06%) JIRA
4 14 (7.53%) Selenium
5 7 (3.76%) JUnit
6 6 (3.23%) Maven
7 5 (2.69%) Cucumber
7 5 (2.69%) WebDriver
8 4 (2.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (2.15%) Bitbucket
8 4 (2.15%) Gradle
8 4 (2.15%) Hudson
8 4 (2.15%) JMeter
8 4 (2.15%) Subversion
8 4 (2.15%) TestNG
9 3 (1.61%) Appium
10 2 (1.08%) Artifactory
10 2 (1.08%) Grunt
10 2 (1.08%) Ranorex
10 2 (1.08%) Xdebug
General
1 65 (34.95%) Advertising
2 32 (17.20%) Finance
3 7 (3.76%) Banking
4 5 (2.69%) Games
4 5 (2.69%) Retail
5 3 (1.61%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.54%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 119 (63.98%) Developer
2 48 (25.81%) Java Developer
3 25 (13.44%) Senior Developer
4 18 (9.68%) PHP Developer
5 15 (8.06%) Consultant
6 12 (6.45%) Java Software Developer
6 12 (6.45%) Senior Java Developer
7 10 (5.38%) Python Developer
8 9 (4.84%) Analyst
8 9 (4.84%) C++ Developer
8 9 (4.84%) Software Developer
9 8 (4.30%) JavaScript Developer
9 8 (4.30%) Web Developer
10 7 (3.76%) Graduate
10 7 (3.76%) Java Consultant
10 7 (3.76%) Senior PHP Developer
10 7 (3.76%) Tester
11 6 (3.23%) Applications Support
11 6 (3.23%) C# Developer
11 6 (3.23%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (43.01%) HTML
2 72 (38.71%) CSS
3 42 (22.58%) Spring
4 34 (18.28%) HTML5
5 33 (17.74%) AngularJS
5 33 (17.74%) Hibernate
6 26 (13.98%) .NET
7 24 (12.90%) jQuery
8 22 (11.83%) Laravel
9 18 (9.68%) Web Services
10 17 (9.14%) Node.js
11 16 (8.60%) Apache CXF
12 12 (6.45%) CSS3
12 12 (6.45%) Django
12 12 (6.45%) Symfony
13 10 (5.38%) Sass
13 10 (5.38%) XML
14 9 (4.84%) React
15 8 (4.30%) RESTful
15 8 (4.30%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.91%) Computer Science
2 9 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (3.76%) User Experience
4 6 (3.23%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.69%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (2.69%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.08%) Animation
8 1 (0.54%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.54%) 3D Printing
8 1 (0.54%) Fintech
8 1 (0.54%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.54%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 27 (14.52%) Linux
2 24 (12.90%) Windows
3 12 (6.45%) Unix
4 8 (4.30%) Android
5 4 (2.15%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.08%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.54%) CentOS
7 1 (0.54%) OpenVMS
7 1 (0.54%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (31.18%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (24.19%) Web Development
3 33 (17.74%) OO
4 28 (15.05%) SDLC
5 25 (13.44%) Software Engineering
6 24 (12.90%) Test Automation
7 20 (10.75%) API Design
8 18 (9.68%) SOA
9 15 (8.06%) Scrum
9 15 (8.06%) TDD
10 14 (7.53%) MVC
11 13 (6.99%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (6.45%) Mentoring
12 12 (6.45%) OOP
12 12 (6.45%) Open Source
13 9 (4.84%) Front End Development
14 8 (4.30%) Configuration Management
14 8 (4.30%) DevOps
15 6 (3.23%) ITIL
15 6 (3.23%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 70 (37.63%) PHP
2 68 (36.56%) JavaScript
3 39 (20.97%) C++
4 35 (18.82%) SQL
5 34 (18.28%) C#
6 31 (16.67%) Python
7 23 (12.37%) C
8 17 (9.14%) Bash Shell
9 16 (8.60%) Korn
10 8 (4.30%) Go
10 8 (4.30%) Ruby
11 7 (3.76%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 5 (2.69%) Perl
12 5 (2.69%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.61%) ES6
13 3 (1.61%) Scala
13 3 (1.61%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.08%) Apple Swift
14 2 (1.08%) Clojure
14 2 (1.08%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 41 (22.04%) Degree
2 10 (5.38%) Master's Degree
3 7 (3.76%) DBS Check
4 4 (2.15%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.54%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.54%) ISEB
6 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.69%) QA
2 1 (0.54%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 8 (4.30%) Docker
2 2 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.54%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.54%) Firmware
3 1 (0.54%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 9 (4.84%) Puppet
2 5 (2.69%) Ansible
2 5 (2.69%) Kubernetes
2 5 (2.69%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (2.69%) Packer
2 5 (2.69%) Terraform
3 4 (2.15%) Docker Swarm
3 4 (2.15%) Nagios
4 3 (1.61%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 29 (15.59%) Oracle
2 15 (8.06%) Zend
3 7 (3.76%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.15%) Google
4 4 (2.15%) Pega
4 4 (2.15%) Progress
4 4 (2.15%) Splunk
5 3 (1.61%) AppDynamics
5 3 (1.61%) Cognos
6 2 (1.08%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.08%) SAP
7 1 (0.54%) Adobe
7 1 (0.54%) Apple
7 1 (0.54%) Capita
7 1 (0.54%) Cisco
7 1 (0.54%) EnterpriseDB
7 1 (0.54%) New Relic
7 1 (0.54%) Sage
7 1 (0.54%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.54%) VMware