Period
to 22 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England 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 22 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > North of England
6 months to
22 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 13 11 13
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 2,374 3,331 3,364
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 12.59% 14.16% 13.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.37% 25.35% 24.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1,831 2,716 2,871
North of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
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 of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 9,740 13,141 13,765
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 51.65% 55.85% 57.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7,707 11,239 11,956
North of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,200 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for Java in the North of England

Java
Salary Trend in the North of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java in the North of England.

Salary trend for Java in the North of England

Java
Salary Histogram in the North of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in the North of England over the 6 months to 22 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Java in the North of England

Java
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java within the North of England region over the 6 months to 22 May 2019. 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
North West -3 1,305 £52,500 +7.14% 160
Yorkshire -1 858 £45,000 -5.26% 146
North East 0 207 £45,000 - 28
Java
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2019, 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 of England region with a requirement for Java.

1 1,376 (57.96%) Agile Software Development
2 798 (33.61%) Software Engineering
3 704 (29.65%) JavaScript
4 647 (27.25%) C#
5 637 (26.83%) SQL
6 616 (25.95%) Test Automation
7 587 (24.73%) Spring
8 563 (23.72%) DevOps
9 532 (22.41%) Python
10 517 (21.78%) TDD
11 470 (19.80%) Amazon AWS
12 429 (18.07%) Git (software)
13 412 (17.35%) C++
14 383 (16.13%) .NET
15 378 (15.92%) Continuous Integration
16 370 (15.59%) Degree
17 364 (15.33%) OO
18 359 (15.12%) Jenkins
18 359 (15.12%) Microservices
19 352 (14.83%) HTML
20 340 (14.32%) Scrum
21 327 (13.77%) BDD
22 326 (13.73%) Finance
23 317 (13.35%) Selenium
24 308 (12.97%) NoSQL
25 307 (12.93%) Docker
26 305 (12.85%) CSS
27 297 (12.51%) Problem-Solving
28 288 (12.13%) Linux
29 281 (11.84%) JIRA

Java
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 95 (4.00%) Confluence
2 86 (3.62%) Elasticsearch
3 79 (3.33%) Apache
4 72 (3.03%) Apache Spark
5 71 (2.99%) JBoss
6 50 (2.11%) Tomcat
7 43 (1.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 34 (1.43%) WebSphere
9 33 (1.39%) nginx
10 26 (1.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 18 (0.76%) IIS
12 17 (0.72%) Mule
12 17 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
13 16 (0.67%) Cloud Foundry
14 14 (0.59%) Mule ESB
15 13 (0.55%) OpenStack
16 12 (0.51%) Jetty
16 12 (0.51%) SAS
17 9 (0.38%) CMS
18 8 (0.34%) WebLogic
Applications
1 18 (0.76%) Chatbot
2 11 (0.46%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (0.29%) Microsoft Project
4 6 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (0.25%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.25%) SOLIDWORKS
5 3 (0.13%) EngageOne
5 3 (0.13%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (0.084%) HipChat
6 2 (0.084%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.084%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.084%) Weka
7 1 (0.042%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.042%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (0.17%) Magento
4 3 (0.13%) Maximo
5 2 (0.084%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.084%) Infor LN
5 2 (0.084%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.084%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.084%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.042%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.042%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.042%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 470 (19.80%) Amazon AWS
2 220 (9.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 97 (4.09%) GitHub
4 70 (2.95%) SaaS
5 59 (2.49%) Google Cloud Platform
6 58 (2.44%) Serverless
7 46 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
8 43 (1.81%) Amazon S3
9 41 (1.73%) AWS Lambda
10 38 (1.60%) Amazon EC2
11 35 (1.47%) OpenShift
12 29 (1.22%) AWS CloudFormation
13 28 (1.18%) PaaS
14 26 (1.10%) G Suite
14 26 (1.10%) Office 365
15 22 (0.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 21 (0.88%) IaaS
17 19 (0.80%) Apigee
18 16 (0.67%) Amazon SQS
18 16 (0.67%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 69 (2.91%) Broadband
2 43 (1.81%) Internet
3 42 (1.77%) HTTP
4 15 (0.63%) Skype
5 14 (0.59%) DNS
6 13 (0.55%) SSL
6 13 (0.55%) TCP/IP
7 7 (0.29%) DLNA
7 7 (0.29%) UPnP
7 7 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (0.25%) Bluetooth
8 6 (0.25%) Ethernet
8 6 (0.25%) Firewall
8 6 (0.25%) FTP
8 6 (0.25%) LLU
9 5 (0.21%) Calico
9 5 (0.21%) Reverse Proxy
10 3 (0.13%) Network Security
10 3 (0.13%) RFID
10 3 (0.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 308 (12.97%) NoSQL
2 203 (8.55%) SQL Server
3 192 (8.09%) MySQL
4 178 (7.50%) MongoDB
5 177 (7.46%) PostgreSQL
6 145 (6.11%) Big Data
7 141 (5.94%) Relational Database
8 78 (3.29%) Apache Cassandra
9 72 (3.03%) Hadoop
10 62 (2.61%) RDBMS
11 42 (1.77%) Redis
12 38 (1.60%) DB2
13 37 (1.56%) Oracle Database
14 34 (1.43%) Apache Hive
15 27 (1.14%) HBase
16 26 (1.10%) Amazon Redshift
17 25 (1.05%) Sqoop
18 23 (0.97%) Spark SQL
19 22 (0.93%) Amazon RDS
20 19 (0.80%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 429 (18.07%) Git (software)
2 359 (15.12%) Jenkins
3 317 (13.35%) Selenium
4 281 (11.84%) JIRA
5 189 (7.96%) Maven
6 161 (6.78%) Cucumber
7 140 (5.90%) Subversion
8 137 (5.77%) JUnit
9 130 (5.48%) SoapUI
10 128 (5.39%) WebDriver
11 114 (4.80%) Gradle
12 71 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
13 65 (2.74%) Mercurial
14 56 (2.36%) Gatling
15 55 (2.32%) JMeter
16 51 (2.15%) Bitbucket
17 50 (2.11%) Sonatype Nexus
18 48 (2.02%) NUnit
19 47 (1.98%) Appium
20 39 (1.64%) TeamCity
General
1 326 (13.73%) Finance
2 123 (5.18%) Banking
3 85 (3.58%) Retail
4 59 (2.49%) Telecoms
5 43 (1.81%) Marketing
6 42 (1.77%) Games
6 42 (1.77%) Manufacturing
7 24 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
8 17 (0.72%) Electronics
8 17 (0.72%) Law
9 14 (0.59%) Investment Banking
10 12 (0.51%) Automotive
10 12 (0.51%) Legal
11 11 (0.46%) Online Betting
12 10 (0.42%) Publishing
13 9 (0.38%) Aerospace
14 8 (0.34%) Back Office
15 6 (0.25%) Advertising
15 6 (0.25%) Billing
15 6 (0.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1,113 (46.88%) Developer
2 588 (24.77%) Java Developer
3 476 (20.05%) Software Engineer
4 263 (11.08%) Java Engineer
5 232 (9.77%) Senior Developer
6 224 (9.44%) Java Software Engineer
7 212 (8.93%) Software Developer
8 144 (6.07%) Architect
9 128 (5.39%) Test Engineer
10 112 (4.72%) Junior
11 111 (4.68%) Senior Java Developer
12 96 (4.04%) Analyst
12 96 (4.04%) Tester
13 94 (3.96%) C# Developer
14 93 (3.92%) Developer in Test
15 91 (3.83%) Java Software Developer
16 90 (3.79%) Senior Software Engineer
17 85 (3.58%) Junior Developer
18 77 (3.24%) DevOps Engineer
19 73 (3.07%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 587 (24.73%) Spring
2 383 (16.13%) .NET
3 352 (14.83%) HTML
4 305 (12.85%) CSS
5 280 (11.79%) AngularJS
6 273 (11.50%) Node.js
7 260 (10.95%) Spring Boot
8 239 (10.07%) Web Services
9 220 (9.27%) REST
10 196 (8.26%) RESTful
11 164 (6.91%) Hibernate
12 152 (6.40%) XML
13 143 (6.02%) React
14 136 (5.73%) SOAP
15 126 (5.31%) ASP.NET
16 123 (5.18%) Kafka
17 101 (4.25%) jQuery
17 101 (4.25%) JSON
18 90 (3.79%) HTML5
19 81 (3.41%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 202 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
2 168 (7.08%) Greenfield Project
3 129 (5.43%) User Experience
4 118 (4.97%) Fintech
5 113 (4.76%) Algorithms
6 87 (3.66%) Data Structures
7 82 (3.45%) Mobile App
8 72 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
9 46 (1.94%) Self-Motivation
10 31 (1.31%) Cloud Native
10 31 (1.31%) Linux Command Line
11 30 (1.26%) Mainframe
12 20 (0.84%) Derivative
13 19 (0.80%) Virtual Team
14 18 (0.76%) Client/Server
15 15 (0.63%) Management Information System
16 14 (0.59%) Analytical Mindset
16 14 (0.59%) Life Science
17 13 (0.55%) Internet of Things
17 13 (0.55%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 288 (12.13%) Linux
2 159 (6.70%) Windows
3 146 (6.15%) Android
4 101 (4.25%) Unix
5 70 (2.95%) Apple iOS
6 49 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (0.76%) CentOS
8 17 (0.72%) Ubuntu
9 14 (0.59%) Windows Server
10 13 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
11 10 (0.42%) Amazon Linux
11 10 (0.42%) Debian
11 10 (0.42%) Fedora
12 9 (0.38%) Mac OS
12 9 (0.38%) Windows 10
12 9 (0.38%) Windows 7
13 8 (0.34%) SUSE
14 4 (0.17%) Embedded Linux
14 4 (0.17%) zOS
15 3 (0.13%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,376 (57.96%) Agile Software Development
2 798 (33.61%) Software Engineering
3 616 (25.95%) Test Automation
4 563 (23.72%) DevOps
5 517 (21.78%) TDD
6 378 (15.92%) Continuous Integration
7 364 (15.33%) OO
8 359 (15.12%) Microservices
9 340 (14.32%) Scrum
10 327 (13.77%) BDD
11 297 (12.51%) Problem-Solving
12 275 (11.58%) Mentoring
13 239 (10.07%) Open Source
14 222 (9.35%) SDLC
15 214 (9.01%) Computer Science
16 175 (7.37%) MVC
17 142 (5.98%) Coaching
18 139 (5.86%) SOA
19 131 (5.52%) Continuous Improvement
20 128 (5.39%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 704 (29.65%) JavaScript
2 647 (27.25%) C#
3 637 (26.83%) SQL
4 532 (22.41%) Python
5 412 (17.35%) C++
6 272 (11.46%) Java 8
7 198 (8.34%) Ruby
8 195 (8.21%) PHP
9 176 (7.41%) Scala
10 146 (6.15%) C
11 95 (4.00%) Kotlin
12 86 (3.62%) Bash Shell
13 76 (3.20%) TypeScript
14 58 (2.44%) T-SQL
15 57 (2.40%) Java 9
16 54 (2.27%) PL/SQL
17 51 (2.15%) Perl
18 46 (1.94%) Groovy
19 37 (1.56%) Apple Swift
20 34 (1.43%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 370 (15.59%) Degree
2 101 (4.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 55 (2.32%) ISTQB
4 39 (1.64%) Security Cleared
5 27 (1.14%) DV Cleared
6 25 (1.05%) PhD
7 19 (0.80%) DBS Check
8 18 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 18 (0.76%) Master's Degree
9 17 (0.72%) ISEB
9 17 (0.72%) Postgraduate
10 15 (0.63%) Numerate Degree
11 13 (0.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 11 (0.46%) SC Cleared
13 10 (0.42%) AWS Certification
14 7 (0.29%) CREST Certified
14 7 (0.29%) OSCP
14 7 (0.29%) TOGAF Certification
15 6 (0.25%) HND
16 5 (0.21%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 183 (7.71%) QA
2 39 (1.64%) GDPR
3 31 (1.31%) SLA
4 5 (0.21%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.17%) ISO 13485
6 3 (0.13%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.084%) WCAG
8 1 (0.042%) Dublin Core
8 1 (0.042%) HL7
8 1 (0.042%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.042%) PSD2
8 1 (0.042%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 307 (12.93%) Docker
2 26 (1.10%) HDFS
3 23 (0.97%) Apache Flume
4 21 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
5 17 (0.72%) Active Directory
6 10 (0.42%) Squid
7 7 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 5 (0.21%) etcd
9 4 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
10 2 (0.084%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.084%) Time Sharing Option
10 2 (0.084%) Varnish
11 1 (0.042%) Firmware
11 1 (0.042%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 1 (0.042%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 146 (6.15%) Kubernetes
2 117 (4.93%) Ansible
3 91 (3.83%) Terraform
4 77 (3.24%) Opscode Chef
5 70 (2.95%) Puppet
6 23 (0.97%) Oozie
7 20 (0.84%) Consul
8 14 (0.59%) Prometheus
9 10 (0.42%) BladeLogic
10 9 (0.38%) Kibana
11 8 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
12 7 (0.29%) HP ALM
13 5 (0.21%) CA Service Virtualization
13 5 (0.21%) Grafana
13 5 (0.21%) Istio
13 5 (0.21%) logstash
13 5 (0.21%) PingFederate
14 4 (0.17%) Nagios
14 4 (0.17%) Single Sign-On
15 3 (0.13%) Packer
Vendors
1 228 (9.60%) Oracle
2 125 (5.27%) Microsoft
3 79 (3.33%) Google
4 54 (2.27%) IBM
5 45 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
6 41 (1.73%) Pega
7 34 (1.43%) CA Agile Central
8 27 (1.14%) Adobe
9 25 (1.05%) Red Hat
10 24 (1.01%) Cloudera
10 24 (1.01%) Hortonworks
11 20 (0.84%) Splunk
12 18 (0.76%) AppDynamics
12 18 (0.76%) Atlassian
13 15 (0.63%) Xamarin
14 13 (0.55%) CA
15 10 (0.42%) SAP
16 9 (0.38%) BMC
16 9 (0.38%) HP
16 9 (0.38%) Remedy