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

Java
England / North East
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 25 14
Rank change year-on-year +6 -11  
Permanent jobs citing Java 68 69 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 12.06% 8.40% 16.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.90% 15.79% 25.85%
Number of salaries quoted 62 57 112
Median salary £37,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.87% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £25,700 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +7.95%  

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 297 437 499
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 52.66% 53.23% 64.89%
Number of salaries quoted 276 393 435
Median salary £35,000 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.40% -1.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +11 49 £37,500 -6.25% 14
Durham +2 15 £35,000 -40.42% 3
Northumberland - 3 £27,500 -
Java
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 83 (50.92%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (38.04%) JavaScript
3 56 (34.36%) HTML
4 46 (28.22%) CSS
5 43 (26.38%) PHP
6 40 (24.54%) Spring
6 40 (24.54%) Web Development
7 39 (23.93%) TDD
8 38 (23.31%) SQL
9 33 (20.25%) Test Automation
10 32 (19.63%) Advertising
11 30 (18.40%) C#
11 30 (18.40%) BDD
12 25 (15.34%) Git (software)
13 23 (14.11%) Scala
13 23 (14.11%) .NET
13 23 (14.11%) Python
13 23 (14.11%) HTML5
14 21 (12.88%) Scrum
14 21 (12.88%) Selenium
14 21 (12.88%) Continuous Integration
14 21 (12.88%) Degree
15 20 (12.27%) OO
16 18 (11.04%) Web Services
16 18 (11.04%) QA
17 17 (10.43%) Software Engineering
18 16 (9.82%) Ruby
18 16 (9.82%) MySQL
18 16 (9.82%) Hibernate
19 15 (9.20%) Clojure

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 6 (3.68%) CMS
1 6 (3.68%) IIS
2 5 (3.07%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.84%) Confluence
3 3 (1.84%) WordPress
4 2 (1.23%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.23%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.23%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.23%) Mule
4 2 (1.23%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.23%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.61%) Captiva
5 1 (0.61%) Documentum
5 1 (0.61%) Drupal
5 1 (0.61%) JBoss
5 1 (0.61%) Liferay
5 1 (0.61%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.61%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.61%) OpenEdge
5 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) SAP Business One
1 1 (0.61%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.61%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.61%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.91%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.07%) SaaS
3 4 (2.45%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (2.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.61%) Force.com
5 1 (0.61%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.61%) Office 365
5 1 (0.61%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 1 (0.61%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.29%) Firewall
2 6 (3.68%) Internet
3 5 (3.07%) HTTP
4 2 (1.23%) 802.15
4 2 (1.23%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.61%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.61%) LTE
5 1 (0.61%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.61%) SMS
5 1 (0.61%) SSL
5 1 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.61%) WinSCP
5 1 (0.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.82%) MySQL
2 11 (6.75%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.29%) NoSQL
3 7 (4.29%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.45%) Hadoop
4 4 (2.45%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.84%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.23%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.23%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.23%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.23%) SQLite
7 1 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.61%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 25 (15.34%) Git (software)
2 21 (12.88%) Selenium
3 12 (7.36%) WebDriver
4 11 (6.75%) Cucumber
4 11 (6.75%) Subversion
5 9 (5.52%) Jenkins
5 9 (5.52%) JIRA
6 7 (4.29%) JUnit
7 4 (2.45%) Gradle
7 4 (2.45%) Maven
7 4 (2.45%) RSpec
8 2 (1.23%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.23%) CircleCI
8 2 (1.23%) FitNesse
8 2 (1.23%) JMeter
8 2 (1.23%) PhantomJS
8 2 (1.23%) Selenium IDE
9 1 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.61%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.61%) Xcode
General
1 32 (19.63%) Advertising
2 11 (6.75%) Finance
3 6 (3.68%) Games
4 2 (1.23%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.23%) Retail
5 1 (0.61%) Electronics
5 1 (0.61%) Law
5 1 (0.61%) Marketing
5 1 (0.61%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 93 (57.06%) Developer
2 66 (40.49%) Java Developer
3 14 (8.59%) Analyst
3 14 (8.59%) Senior Developer
3 14 (8.59%) Tester
4 13 (7.98%) Java Software Developer
5 12 (7.36%) Software Developer
6 11 (6.75%) Software Engineer
7 10 (6.13%) Senior Java Developer
8 8 (4.91%) Agile Developer
8 8 (4.91%) Agile Java Developer
8 8 (4.91%) Applications Support
8 8 (4.91%) Architect
8 8 (4.91%) Java Engineer
8 8 (4.91%) Test Analyst
9 7 (4.29%) QA Tester
10 6 (3.68%) C# Developer
10 6 (3.68%) Java Scala Developer
10 6 (3.68%) Java Software Engineer
10 6 (3.68%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (34.36%) HTML
2 46 (28.22%) CSS
3 40 (24.54%) Spring
4 23 (14.11%) .NET
4 23 (14.11%) HTML5
5 18 (11.04%) Web Services
6 16 (9.82%) Hibernate
7 15 (9.20%) AngularJS
8 14 (8.59%) XML
9 13 (7.98%) SOAP
10 12 (7.36%) REST
11 9 (5.52%) jQuery
12 8 (4.91%) Node.js
13 7 (4.29%) CSS3
13 7 (4.29%) RESTful
14 6 (3.68%) JSON
14 6 (3.68%) Spring Boot
15 5 (3.07%) Apache Cordova
16 4 (2.45%) HTML5 Canvas
16 4 (2.45%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.20%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (8.59%) NHS
3 9 (5.52%) Computer Science
3 9 (5.52%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (3.07%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.23%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.23%) Cyber Attack
5 2 (1.23%) Fintech
5 2 (1.23%) Social Media
6 1 (0.61%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.61%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.61%) iPad
6 1 (0.61%) iPhone
6 1 (0.61%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.98%) Windows
2 12 (7.36%) Linux
3 4 (2.45%) Unix
4 3 (1.84%) Android
5 2 (1.23%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.61%) CentOS
6 1 (0.61%) OpenVMS
6 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.61%) Solaris
6 1 (0.61%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 1 (0.61%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (50.92%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (24.54%) Web Development
3 39 (23.93%) TDD
4 33 (20.25%) Test Automation
5 30 (18.40%) BDD
6 21 (12.88%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (12.88%) Scrum
7 20 (12.27%) OO
8 17 (10.43%) Software Engineering
9 14 (8.59%) Test Strategy
10 12 (7.36%) Microservices
11 11 (6.75%) User Stories
12 10 (6.13%) Front End Development
13 9 (5.52%) Functional Programming
13 9 (5.52%) Functional Testing
13 9 (5.52%) Manual Testing
13 9 (5.52%) MVC
13 9 (5.52%) OOP
13 9 (5.52%) Project Management
13 9 (5.52%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 62 (38.04%) JavaScript
2 43 (26.38%) PHP
3 38 (23.31%) SQL
4 30 (18.40%) C#
5 23 (14.11%) Python
5 23 (14.11%) Scala
6 16 (9.82%) Ruby
7 15 (9.20%) Clojure
8 13 (7.98%) C++
9 7 (4.29%) Perl
9 7 (4.29%) T-SQL
10 6 (3.68%) PowerShell
11 5 (3.07%) C
11 5 (3.07%) Go
12 2 (1.23%) Delphi
12 2 (1.23%) ES6
12 2 (1.23%) Groovy
13 1 (0.61%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.61%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (12.88%) Degree
2 7 (4.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.07%) PhD
4 3 (1.84%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.84%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.23%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.61%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.61%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.61%) PMP
6 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.04%) QA
2 2 (1.23%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (3.07%) Docker
2 2 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.61%) Firmware
3 1 (0.61%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.61%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.61%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (3.68%) Nagios
2 2 (1.23%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.23%) Terraform
3 1 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.61%) Opsview
3 1 (0.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (7.98%) Oracle
2 10 (6.13%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.68%) Google
3 6 (3.68%) Splunk
4 5 (3.07%) AppDynamics
5 3 (1.84%) Adobe
5 3 (1.84%) Cognizant
6 2 (1.23%) Facebook
6 2 (1.23%) MuleSoft
6 2 (1.23%) Twitter
6 2 (1.23%) Zend
7 1 (0.61%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (0.61%) Cisco
7 1 (0.61%) Progress
7 1 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.61%) SAP
7 1 (0.61%) VMware
7 1 (0.61%) WSO2
Newcastle upon Tyne
Pearson Frank
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 22 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Pearson Frank
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Pearson Frank
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £31,424 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Pearson Frank
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + d.o.e
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Darlington
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Sopra Banking Software UK
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum Competitive salary + excellent benef
Posted: 25 days ago
Gateshead
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Posted: 21 days ago
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