Period
to 25 November 2020

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 25 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > North of England
6 months to
25 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 17 13 13
Rank change year-on-year -4 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 882 1,966 2,784
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 10.68% 11.16% 13.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.90% 22.21% 24.90%
Number of salaries quoted 992 1,670 2,344
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £31,748 £28,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £72,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £64,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +1.56% +6.67% +9.09%

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 4,666 8,853 11,180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 56.51% 50.24% 52.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4,179 7,196 9,316
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% - +5.00%

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing Java as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Java in the North of England over the 6 months to 25 November 2020.

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 25 November 2020. 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
Yorkshire +3 445 £52,500 +5.00% 89
North West -14 318 £52,500 - 143
North East +8 118 £50,000 - 40
Java
England

For the 6 months to 25 November 2020, 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.

1 458 (51.93%) Agile Software Development
2 359 (40.70%) SQL
3 357 (40.48%) JavaScript
3 357 (40.48%) Software Engineering
4 283 (32.09%) Python
5 252 (28.57%) C#
6 217 (24.60%) AWS
7 211 (23.92%) DevOps
8 190 (21.54%) Test Automation
9 186 (21.09%) Degree
10 179 (20.29%) Jenkins
11 176 (19.95%) Spring
12 168 (19.05%) NoSQL
13 162 (18.37%) TDD
14 157 (17.80%) Node.js
14 157 (17.80%) Git (software)
15 147 (16.67%) AngularJS
16 139 (15.76%) Microservices
17 134 (15.19%) Docker
18 129 (14.63%) OO
19 128 (14.51%) Continuous Integration
20 125 (14.17%) Scrum
21 120 (13.61%) Azure
22 116 (13.15%) Kubernetes
23 109 (12.36%) RESTful
24 101 (11.45%) Subversion
25 96 (10.88%) .NET
26 93 (10.54%) C++
27 91 (10.32%) HTML
27 91 (10.32%) Spring Boot

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 39 (4.42%) Elasticsearch
2 33 (3.74%) nginx
3 22 (2.49%) WebSphere
4 21 (2.38%) Apache
5 14 (1.59%) Confluence
6 10 (1.13%) Tomcat
7 8 (0.91%) JBoss
8 7 (0.79%) Apache Spark
9 4 (0.45%) IBM Domino
9 4 (0.45%) IBM Notes
9 4 (0.45%) Liferay
9 4 (0.45%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.34%) IIS
10 3 (0.34%) SAS
10 3 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.23%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.11%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.11%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.11%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 4 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.11%) Magento
1 1 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 217 (24.60%) AWS
2 120 (13.61%) Azure
3 74 (8.39%) GCP
4 33 (3.74%) AWS CloudFormation
5 31 (3.51%) Serverless
6 26 (2.95%) AWS Lambda
7 20 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
7 20 (2.27%) Datadog
7 20 (2.27%) SaaS
8 12 (1.36%) GitHub
9 9 (1.02%) Slack
9 9 (1.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 8 (0.91%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 7 (0.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 7 (0.79%) Amazon S3
11 7 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
12 6 (0.68%) Power Platform
13 5 (0.57%) Amazon ECS
14 4 (0.45%) PaaS
15 3 (0.34%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.47%) HTTP
2 8 (0.91%) Broadband
3 5 (0.57%) AMQP
3 5 (0.57%) Internet
4 4 (0.45%) DNS
5 3 (0.34%) SSL
6 2 (0.23%) DHCP
6 2 (0.23%) Firewall
6 2 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.11%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (19.05%) NoSQL
2 79 (8.96%) PostgreSQL
3 72 (8.16%) MySQL
4 67 (7.60%) Big Data
5 55 (6.24%) Redis
6 47 (5.33%) MongoDB
7 40 (4.54%) Relational Database
8 34 (3.85%) SQL Server
9 23 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
10 22 (2.49%) Azure SQL Database
11 21 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
11 21 (2.38%) Cosmos DB
11 21 (2.38%) MariaDB
12 17 (1.93%) BigQuery
13 14 (1.59%) Data Lake
14 10 (1.13%) CloverETL
14 10 (1.13%) DB2
15 7 (0.79%) Amazon Redshift
16 6 (0.68%) Hadoop
16 6 (0.68%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 179 (20.29%) Jenkins
2 157 (17.80%) Git (software)
3 101 (11.45%) Subversion
4 88 (9.98%) Selenium
5 80 (9.07%) Mercurial
6 68 (7.71%) Maven
7 56 (6.35%) JUnit
8 49 (5.56%) JIRA
9 39 (4.42%) WebDriver
10 31 (3.51%) SoapUI
11 28 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
12 22 (2.49%) Eclipse
13 18 (2.04%) Appium
14 17 (1.93%) Cucumber
15 14 (1.59%) SpecFlow
15 14 (1.59%) TeamCity
16 13 (1.47%) Gradle
17 12 (1.36%) Mockito
18 11 (1.25%) Liquibase
19 10 (1.13%) Bitbucket
General
1 50 (5.67%) Finance
2 24 (2.72%) Public Sector
3 17 (1.93%) Games
4 14 (1.59%) Retail
5 11 (1.25%) Law
6 10 (1.13%) Manufacturing
7 8 (0.91%) Banking
7 8 (0.91%) Marketing
8 5 (0.57%) Electronics
8 5 (0.57%) Financial Institution
8 5 (0.57%) Legal
9 4 (0.45%) Back Office
10 1 (0.11%) Billing
10 1 (0.11%) Front Office
10 1 (0.11%) Publishing
10 1 (0.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 383 (43.42%) Developer
2 288 (32.65%) Software Engineer
3 215 (24.38%) Java Developer
4 145 (16.44%) Java Engineer
5 127 (14.40%) Java Software Engineer
6 78 (8.84%) Senior Developer
7 61 (6.92%) Senior Java Developer
8 51 (5.78%) Software Developer
9 47 (5.33%) DevOps Engineer
10 45 (5.10%) Senior Software Engineer
11 42 (4.76%) Python Engineer
12 36 (4.08%) Python Software Engineer
12 36 (4.08%) Senior Java Engineer
13 31 (3.51%) Senior Java Software Engineer
14 29 (3.29%) Test Engineer
15 28 (3.17%) Developer in Test
16 26 (2.95%) Full Stack Developer
17 24 (2.72%) Architect
17 24 (2.72%) Java Software Developer
17 24 (2.72%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (19.95%) Spring
2 157 (17.80%) Node.js
3 147 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 109 (12.36%) RESTful
5 96 (10.88%) .NET
6 91 (10.32%) HTML
6 91 (10.32%) Spring Boot
7 82 (9.30%) REST
8 71 (8.05%) CSS
9 68 (7.71%) React
10 55 (6.24%) Web Services
11 45 (5.10%) Vue.js
12 36 (4.08%) Hibernate
13 33 (3.74%) RabbitMQ
14 30 (3.40%) SOAP
15 28 (3.17%) Kafka
16 27 (3.06%) JSON
17 26 (2.95%) J2EE
18 25 (2.83%) jQuery
19 19 (2.15%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 86 (9.75%) Data Structures
2 82 (9.30%) Algorithms
3 61 (6.92%) Greenfield Project
4 51 (5.78%) Mobile App
5 35 (3.97%) User Experience
6 33 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
7 32 (3.63%) Management Information System
8 31 (3.51%) Linux Command Line
9 25 (2.83%) Self-Motivation
10 24 (2.72%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (0.79%) NHS
12 6 (0.68%) Social Media
12 6 (0.68%) Virtual Team
13 5 (0.57%) Cyberthreat
14 4 (0.45%) Data Centre
14 4 (0.45%) PKI
15 3 (0.34%) Cloud Native
15 3 (0.34%) Driving Licence
15 3 (0.34%) Public Cloud
15 3 (0.34%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 56 (6.35%) Linux
2 47 (5.33%) Android
3 30 (3.40%) Apple iOS
4 15 (1.70%) Windows
5 7 (0.79%) Unix
6 4 (0.45%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.34%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.23%) CentOS
8 2 (0.23%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.11%) Debian
9 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 458 (51.93%) Agile Software Development
2 357 (40.48%) Software Engineering
3 211 (23.92%) DevOps
4 190 (21.54%) Test Automation
5 162 (18.37%) TDD
6 139 (15.76%) Microservices
7 129 (14.63%) OO
8 128 (14.51%) Continuous Integration
9 125 (14.17%) Scrum
10 90 (10.20%) Unit Testing
11 79 (8.96%) Problem-Solving
12 66 (7.48%) Configuration Management
13 63 (7.14%) OOP
14 59 (6.69%) Computer Science
15 57 (6.46%) Mentoring
16 56 (6.35%) SDLC
17 55 (6.24%) Decision-Making
17 55 (6.24%) SOLID
18 52 (5.90%) BDD
19 49 (5.56%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 359 (40.70%) SQL
2 357 (40.48%) JavaScript
3 283 (32.09%) Python
4 252 (28.57%) C#
5 93 (10.54%) C++
6 87 (9.86%) Go
7 74 (8.39%) Kotlin
8 73 (8.28%) Ruby
9 57 (6.46%) Java 8
9 57 (6.46%) PHP
10 52 (5.90%) Scala
11 48 (5.44%) TypeScript
12 42 (4.76%) Bash Shell
13 31 (3.51%) PowerShell
14 26 (2.95%) Groovy
15 25 (2.83%) Apple Swift
16 24 (2.72%) T-SQL
17 23 (2.61%) Objective-C
18 16 (1.81%) R
19 7 (0.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 186 (21.09%) Degree
2 48 (5.44%) Numerate Degree
3 29 (3.29%) Security Cleared
4 14 (1.59%) CFA
5 13 (1.47%) DV Cleared
5 13 (1.47%) SC Cleared
6 8 (0.91%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (0.79%) ISTQB
7 7 (0.79%) PhD
8 2 (0.23%) ISEB
8 2 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.11%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.11%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.17%) QA
2 5 (0.57%) SLA
3 3 (0.34%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.23%) GDPR
4 2 (0.23%) HIPAA
4 2 (0.23%) IEC 62304
4 2 (0.23%) ISO 13485
5 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 134 (15.19%) Docker
2 3 (0.34%) Firmware
3 2 (0.23%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.11%) LXC
Systems Management
1 116 (13.15%) Kubernetes
2 87 (9.86%) Terraform
3 80 (9.07%) Ansible
4 43 (4.88%) Puppet
5 38 (4.31%) Opscode Chef
6 31 (3.51%) Prometheus
7 24 (2.72%) Grafana
8 7 (0.79%) Graphite
8 7 (0.79%) Packer
8 7 (0.79%) ZABBIX
9 5 (0.57%) SCCM
10 4 (0.45%) Docker Swarm
10 4 (0.45%) Kibana
10 4 (0.45%) logstash
11 3 (0.34%) HAProxy
11 3 (0.34%) Nagios
11 3 (0.34%) Rancher
12 2 (0.23%) Consul
12 2 (0.23%) Marathon
12 2 (0.23%) Mesos
Vendors
1 49 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 45 (5.10%) Google
3 41 (4.65%) Oracle
4 20 (2.27%) New Relic
4 20 (2.27%) SaltStack
5 13 (1.47%) Apple
6 8 (0.91%) MuleSoft
7 7 (0.79%) Hitachi
7 7 (0.79%) IBM
8 6 (0.68%) Atlassian
8 6 (0.68%) SAP
9 5 (0.57%) Splunk
10 4 (0.45%) Lotus
10 4 (0.45%) Perforce
10 4 (0.45%) Sony
11 3 (0.34%) DataFlux
11 3 (0.34%) ServiceNow
11 3 (0.34%) VMware
12 2 (0.23%) hybris
12 2 (0.23%) Xamarin