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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 15 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > North of England
6 months to
15 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 16 14 18
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Java 2,103 1,644 977
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 11.48% 11.27% 11.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.07% 23.60% 19.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1,193 1,265 868
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,000 £36,750
25th Percentile £43,750 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,456 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.65% +10.00% -
75th Percentile £73,750 £65,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +4.00%

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 of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 8,068 6,965 4,996
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 44.05% 47.77% 56.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5,454 5,626 4,373
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,000 £31,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +7.95%
75th Percentile £68,750 £63,250 £57,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £72,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

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 15 August 2022.

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 15 August 2022. 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
Jobs
North West +6 1,149 £57,500 +4.55% 154
Yorkshire -4 844 £55,000 - 88
North East -14 112 £52,315 +4.63% 43
Java
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 2022, 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 1,382 (65.72%) Agile
2 974 (46.31%) Software Engineering
3 926 (44.03%) Python
4 786 (37.38%) JavaScript
5 785 (37.33%) AWS
6 720 (34.24%) Azure
7 685 (32.57%) DevOps
8 575 (27.34%) Spring
9 574 (27.29%) Docker
10 498 (23.68%) Kubernetes
11 457 (21.73%) CI/CD
12 447 (21.26%) SQL
13 436 (20.73%) Social Skills
14 429 (20.40%) Mentoring
15 425 (20.21%) TDD
16 420 (19.97%) React
17 411 (19.54%) C#
18 386 (18.35%) Go
19 385 (18.31%) Node.js
20 381 (18.12%) .NET
21 380 (18.07%) Git (software)
22 366 (17.40%) GCP
23 355 (16.88%) Jenkins
24 350 (16.64%) Microservices
25 338 (16.07%) Full Stack Development
26 334 (15.88%) Test Automation
27 333 (15.83%) AngularJS
28 322 (15.31%) Degree
29 308 (14.65%) Finance
30 301 (14.31%) Scrum

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 75 (3.57%) Confluence
2 40 (1.90%) Apache Solr
3 38 (1.81%) Apache
4 29 (1.38%) WebSphere
5 28 (1.33%) Apache Spark
6 27 (1.28%) CMS
6 27 (1.28%) SharePoint
7 24 (1.14%) WebLogic
8 22 (1.05%) JBoss
9 20 (0.95%) Tomcat
10 17 (0.81%) Cloud Foundry
10 17 (0.81%) Headless CMS
11 8 (0.38%) WebSphere Application Server
12 6 (0.29%) IIS
13 5 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
13 5 (0.24%) WordPress
14 4 (0.19%) OpenStack
14 4 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 3 (0.14%) Mule
16 2 (0.095%) nginx
Applications
1 30 (1.43%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.19%) Adobe Premiere
4 3 (0.14%) Maple
5 1 (0.048%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.048%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.29%) DELMIA
2 6 (0.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.048%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.048%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 785 (37.33%) AWS
2 720 (34.24%) Azure
3 366 (17.40%) GCP
4 135 (6.42%) Serverless
5 103 (4.90%) GitHub
6 95 (4.52%) Azure DevOps
7 82 (3.90%) SaaS
8 73 (3.47%) AWS CloudFormation
9 69 (3.28%) AWS Lambda
10 65 (3.09%) OpenShift
11 48 (2.28%) Amazon SQS
12 32 (1.52%) Azure AKS
12 32 (1.52%) PaaS
13 29 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
14 22 (1.05%) Cloud Functions
15 21 (1.00%) IaaS
16 19 (0.90%) Amazon EC2
17 18 (0.86%) Amazon S3
18 17 (0.81%) Amplience
19 16 (0.76%) Azure Cosmos DB
Communications & Networking
1 107 (5.09%) HTTP
2 85 (4.04%) SSL
3 65 (3.09%) Broadband
4 33 (1.57%) TCP/IP
5 31 (1.47%) DNS
6 22 (1.05%) Internet
7 14 (0.67%) HTTPS
7 14 (0.67%) MQTT
8 13 (0.62%) AMQP
9 12 (0.57%) DHCP
9 12 (0.57%) FTP
10 10 (0.48%) Firewall
10 10 (0.48%) IPsec
11 9 (0.43%) Network Security
11 9 (0.43%) SAN
11 9 (0.43%) SSH
12 8 (0.38%) VPN
13 6 (0.29%) Fibre Channel
14 5 (0.24%) Intranet
15 4 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 281 (13.36%) Big Data
2 220 (10.46%) NoSQL
3 216 (10.27%) MySQL
4 193 (9.18%) PostgreSQL
5 151 (7.18%) MongoDB
6 108 (5.14%) SQL Server
7 95 (4.52%) Relational Database
8 61 (2.90%) Redis
9 46 (2.19%) Elasticsearch
10 33 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
11 32 (1.52%) Data Lake
12 30 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
13 29 (1.38%) RDBMS
14 26 (1.24%) Oracle Database
15 25 (1.19%) DynamoDB
16 16 (0.76%) Hadoop
16 16 (0.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 11 (0.52%) Amazon RDS
17 11 (0.52%) Data Vault
18 10 (0.48%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 380 (18.07%) Git (software)
2 355 (16.88%) Jenkins
3 169 (8.04%) Selenium
4 168 (7.99%) JIRA
5 103 (4.90%) GitLab
6 94 (4.47%) Maven
7 67 (3.19%) Cucumber
8 66 (3.14%) Postman
9 60 (2.85%) Cypress.io
10 53 (2.52%) JUnit
11 46 (2.19%) JMeter
12 45 (2.14%) Subversion
13 42 (2.00%) Gradle
14 35 (1.66%) Ant
15 31 (1.47%) SonarQube
16 29 (1.38%) SpecFlow
16 29 (1.38%) TeamCity
17 28 (1.33%) Gatling
17 28 (1.33%) TestCafe
18 27 (1.28%) Bitbucket
General
1 436 (20.73%) Social Skills
2 308 (14.65%) Finance
3 276 (13.12%) Games
4 154 (7.32%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 120 (5.71%) Public Sector
6 113 (5.37%) Marketing
7 92 (4.37%) Law
8 87 (4.14%) Retail
9 80 (3.80%) Automotive
10 70 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
11 54 (2.57%) Manufacturing
12 32 (1.52%) Banking
12 32 (1.52%) Legal
13 30 (1.43%) Financial Institution
14 26 (1.24%) Social Housing
15 24 (1.14%) Aerospace
16 18 (0.86%) Telecoms
17 13 (0.62%) Advertising
17 13 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
18 10 (0.48%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 747 (35.52%) Developer
2 533 (25.34%) Software Engineer
3 436 (20.73%) Java Developer
4 216 (10.27%) Senior Developer
5 154 (7.32%) Graduate
5 154 (7.32%) Senior Java Developer
5 154 (7.32%) Trainee
6 108 (5.14%) Senior Software Engineer
7 103 (4.90%) Software Developer
8 80 (3.80%) Java Engineer
9 78 (3.71%) Technical Leader
10 74 (3.52%) DevOps Engineer
11 73 (3.47%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 51 (2.43%) Tester
13 47 (2.23%) Lead Software Engineer
13 47 (2.23%) Test Engineer
14 45 (2.14%) Java Software Engineer
15 44 (2.09%) Principal Engineer
16 39 (1.85%) Architect
17 38 (1.81%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 575 (27.34%) Spring
2 420 (19.97%) React
3 385 (18.31%) Node.js
4 381 (18.12%) .NET
5 333 (15.83%) AngularJS
6 254 (12.08%) HTML
7 243 (11.55%) CSS
8 227 (10.79%) Spring Boot
9 223 (10.60%) Kafka
10 175 (8.32%) RESTful
11 148 (7.04%) REST
12 136 (6.47%) ASP.NET
13 96 (4.56%) Web Services
14 87 (4.14%) Angular 2
15 84 (3.99%) Ruby on Rails
15 84 (3.99%) Vue.js
16 80 (3.80%) JSON
17 79 (3.76%) XML
18 72 (3.42%) HTML5
19 69 (3.28%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 193 (9.18%) Algorithms
2 155 (7.37%) Cloud Native
3 126 (5.99%) Data Protection Act
4 89 (4.23%) Social Media
5 76 (3.61%) Greenfield Project
6 69 (3.28%) Mobile App
7 66 (3.14%) Enterprise Software
8 59 (2.81%) User Experience
9 53 (2.52%) Self-Motivation
10 48 (2.28%) Cyberattack
11 43 (2.04%) Cyber Defence
12 40 (1.90%) Data Structures
13 39 (1.85%) Video\Live Streaming
14 38 (1.81%) Life Science
15 32 (1.52%) Hackathon
15 32 (1.52%) Mobile Payment
16 30 (1.43%) Blog
17 28 (1.33%) Virtual Team
18 26 (1.24%) NHS
19 25 (1.19%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 298 (14.17%) Linux
2 128 (6.09%) Unix
3 108 (5.14%) Android
4 80 (3.80%) Windows
5 63 (3.00%) Apple iOS
6 16 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (0.67%) Mesosphere
8 9 (0.43%) AIX
8 9 (0.43%) Embedded Linux
9 6 (0.29%) Kali Linux
9 6 (0.29%) Windows 10
10 5 (0.24%) CentOS
10 5 (0.24%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.19%) VMS
12 3 (0.14%) Windows Server
13 2 (0.095%) openSUSE
13 2 (0.095%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.048%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,382 (65.72%) Agile
2 974 (46.31%) Software Engineering
3 685 (32.57%) DevOps
4 457 (21.73%) CI/CD
5 429 (20.40%) Mentoring
6 425 (20.21%) TDD
7 350 (16.64%) Microservices
8 338 (16.07%) Full Stack Development
9 334 (15.88%) Test Automation
10 301 (14.31%) Scrum
11 295 (14.03%) Problem-Solving
12 242 (11.51%) Cybersecurity
13 228 (10.84%) OO
14 227 (10.79%) Continuous Integration
15 223 (10.60%) Analytics
15 223 (10.60%) Data Engineering
16 207 (9.84%) Machine Learning
17 193 (9.18%) BDD
18 186 (8.84%) Data Analytics
19 185 (8.80%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 926 (44.03%) Python
2 786 (37.38%) JavaScript
3 447 (21.26%) SQL
4 411 (19.54%) C#
5 386 (18.35%) Go
6 248 (11.79%) C++
7 225 (10.70%) TypeScript
8 187 (8.89%) Ruby
9 181 (8.61%) Kotlin
10 139 (6.61%) Scala
11 86 (4.09%) Bash
12 68 (3.23%) PowerShell
13 65 (3.09%) C
14 63 (3.00%) PHP
15 53 (2.52%) ES6
16 38 (1.81%) Perl
17 35 (1.66%) Apple Swift
18 30 (1.43%) PL/SQL
19 27 (1.28%) Shell Script
20 18 (0.86%) AWK
Qualifications
1 322 (15.31%) Degree
2 238 (11.32%) Security Cleared
3 100 (4.76%) SC Cleared
4 87 (4.14%) Computer Science Degree
5 25 (1.19%) ISTQB
6 17 (0.81%) DV Cleared
7 15 (0.71%) Master's Degree
8 13 (0.62%) Numerate Degree
9 11 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (0.43%) DBS Check
11 6 (0.29%) BPSS Clearance
11 6 (0.29%) HND
12 5 (0.24%) CISSP
12 5 (0.24%) ISEB
12 5 (0.24%) OCA
12 5 (0.24%) OCAJ
12 5 (0.24%) Oracle Certification
12 5 (0.24%) OSCP
13 4 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 4 (0.19%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 263 (12.51%) QA
2 52 (2.47%) Accessibility
3 27 (1.28%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.33%) GDPR
4 7 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.33%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.29%) Actionable Recommendations
5 6 (0.29%) NIST
5 6 (0.29%) NIST 800
6 4 (0.19%) SLA
7 2 (0.095%) ISO 20022
7 2 (0.095%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.048%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.048%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.048%) WCAG
System Software
1 574 (27.29%) Docker
2 11 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (0.24%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.19%) Postfix
6 3 (0.14%) Firmware
7 2 (0.095%) NFS
8 1 (0.048%) Embedded Firmware
Systems Management
1 498 (23.68%) Kubernetes
2 204 (9.70%) Terraform
3 87 (4.14%) Ansible
4 44 (2.09%) Prometheus
5 33 (1.57%) Puppet
6 31 (1.47%) Grafana
7 28 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
8 14 (0.67%) Automic
8 14 (0.67%) Consul
9 12 (0.57%) Istio
10 6 (0.29%) Kibana
10 6 (0.29%) MOM
10 6 (0.29%) Single Sign-On
11 5 (0.24%) Packer
12 4 (0.19%) Pacemaker
12 4 (0.19%) Podman
12 4 (0.19%) Rancher
13 3 (0.14%) Docker Swarm
13 3 (0.14%) HP ALM
14 1 (0.048%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 266 (12.65%) Microsoft
2 260 (12.36%) Oracle
3 125 (5.94%) Google
4 43 (2.04%) Twitter
5 38 (1.81%) Hitachi
6 31 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
7 26 (1.24%) IBM
8 24 (1.14%) Splunk
9 21 (1.00%) Databricks
10 19 (0.90%) QinetiQ
11 17 (0.81%) Red Hat
12 13 (0.62%) Atlassian
13 12 (0.57%) ServiceNow
13 12 (0.57%) Talend
13 12 (0.57%) VMware
14 10 (0.48%) Sony
15 9 (0.43%) SAP
15 9 (0.43%) Sitecore
16 7 (0.33%) Perfecto Mobile
17 6 (0.29%) Cisco