Period
to 14 June 2021

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 14 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
England > North of England
6 months to
14 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 11 15 14
Rank change year-on-year +4 -1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 1,668 1,238 2,325
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 12.27% 11.10% 12.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.33% 20.59% 24.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1,174 1,056 1,787
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £66,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +1.54% +8.33% +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 6,857 6,013 9,663
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 50.46% 53.93% 50.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5,581 5,141 7,612
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,000 £27,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +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 14 June 2021.

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 14 June 2021. 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 -1 770 £55,000 +10.00% 124
North West +1 704 £55,000 +4.76% 183
North East +22 194 £50,000 +11.11% 34
Java
England

For the 6 months to 14 June 2021, 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.

1 793 (47.54%) Agile Software Development
2 636 (38.13%) SQL
3 628 (37.65%) Software Engineering
4 581 (34.83%) JavaScript
5 549 (32.91%) AWS
6 540 (32.37%) Python
7 519 (31.12%) C#
8 460 (27.58%) DevOps
9 451 (27.04%) Oracle
10 419 (25.12%) HTML
11 402 (24.10%) Microsoft
12 395 (23.68%) CSS
13 371 (22.24%) Docker
14 348 (20.86%) Azure
15 346 (20.74%) Jenkins
16 337 (20.20%) TDD
17 328 (19.66%) Spring
17 328 (19.66%) Java 8
18 317 (19.00%) OO
18 317 (19.00%) Kubernetes
19 305 (18.29%) HTML5
20 283 (16.97%) Web Development
21 272 (16.31%) NoSQL
22 267 (16.01%) OCA
22 267 (16.01%) Oracle Certification
22 267 (16.01%) Java SE
22 267 (16.01%) CIW
23 266 (15.95%) Test Automation
24 263 (15.77%) Terraform
25 262 (15.71%) Cybersecurity

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 82 (4.92%) Elasticsearch
2 66 (3.96%) nginx
3 43 (2.58%) Confluence
4 32 (1.92%) Apache
5 26 (1.56%) Oracle Workflow
6 24 (1.44%) Tomcat
7 19 (1.14%) CMS
8 16 (0.96%) Apache Spark
9 10 (0.60%) IIS
10 8 (0.48%) Apache Solr
11 7 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 5 (0.30%) Apache Airflow
12 5 (0.30%) JBoss
13 4 (0.24%) NetWeaver
13 4 (0.24%) SharePoint
13 4 (0.24%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.12%) Documentum
14 2 (0.12%) MS Exchange
14 2 (0.12%) Umbraco
14 2 (0.12%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (0.66%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.12%) PrintSoft PReS
3 1 (0.060%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.060%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 13 (0.78%) SAP Business One
2 4 (0.24%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.060%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.060%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.060%) PlanetPress Connect
5 1 (0.060%) Sage 50
5 1 (0.060%) Siebel CRM
5 1 (0.060%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 549 (32.91%) AWS
2 348 (20.86%) Azure
3 150 (8.99%) GCP
4 107 (6.41%) AWS CloudFormation
5 63 (3.78%) Serverless
6 59 (3.54%) Datadog
7 58 (3.48%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 58 (3.48%) Pulumi
8 44 (2.64%) SaaS
9 40 (2.40%) AWS Lambda
10 36 (2.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 28 (1.68%) GitHub
12 23 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
13 19 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
14 18 (1.08%) PaaS
15 16 (0.96%) Amazon S3
16 15 (0.90%) AWS CodePipeline
17 14 (0.84%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 14 (0.84%) OpenShift
18 13 (0.78%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (2.40%) Internet
2 14 (0.84%) HTTP
3 12 (0.72%) Firewall
4 11 (0.66%) SNMP
5 10 (0.60%) AMQP
6 8 (0.48%) Broadband
7 6 (0.36%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.24%) DNS
8 4 (0.24%) FTP
8 4 (0.24%) VoIP
9 3 (0.18%) CTI
9 3 (0.18%) DLNA
9 3 (0.18%) SAN
9 3 (0.18%) UPnP
9 3 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.12%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.12%) Network Security
10 2 (0.12%) Softphone
10 2 (0.12%) SSH
10 2 (0.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 272 (16.31%) NoSQL
2 177 (10.61%) MySQL
3 157 (9.41%) PostgreSQL
4 144 (8.63%) Redis
5 122 (7.31%) Big Data
6 102 (6.12%) MongoDB
7 93 (5.58%) SQL Server
8 63 (3.78%) Azure SQL Database
9 60 (3.60%) MariaDB
10 50 (3.00%) Relational Database
11 34 (2.04%) Oracle Database
12 26 (1.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 17 (1.02%) Hadoop
13 17 (1.02%) RDBMS
14 13 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
15 12 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
16 11 (0.66%) Amazon RDS
16 11 (0.66%) Neo4j
17 8 (0.48%) InterSystems Cache
18 7 (0.42%) DB2
Development Applications
1 346 (20.74%) Jenkins
2 240 (14.39%) Git (software)
3 119 (7.13%) Maven
4 113 (6.77%) JUnit
5 110 (6.59%) Subversion
6 101 (6.06%) Mercurial
7 100 (6.00%) JIRA
8 90 (5.40%) Selenium
9 82 (4.92%) Cucumber
10 59 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
11 58 (3.48%) GitLab
12 47 (2.82%) Postman
13 33 (1.98%) JMeter
14 29 (1.74%) Gradle
15 27 (1.62%) SoapUI
16 23 (1.38%) Vagrant
17 22 (1.32%) IntelliJ
18 19 (1.14%) WebDriver
19 14 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 13 (0.78%) Eclipse
General
1 223 (13.37%) Social Skills
2 87 (5.22%) Public Sector
3 77 (4.62%) Games
4 63 (3.78%) Finance
5 39 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
6 34 (2.04%) Marketing
7 32 (1.92%) Banking
8 28 (1.68%) Law
8 28 (1.68%) Retail
9 27 (1.62%) Presentation Skills
10 18 (1.08%) Legal
11 14 (0.84%) Manufacturing
12 12 (0.72%) Billing
12 12 (0.72%) Electronics
12 12 (0.72%) Multimedia
13 8 (0.48%) Organisational Skills
14 7 (0.42%) Aerospace
14 7 (0.42%) Telecoms
15 6 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.30%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 708 (42.45%) Developer
2 456 (27.34%) Software Engineer
3 281 (16.85%) Java Developer
4 267 (16.01%) Trainee
5 250 (14.99%) Trainee Developer
6 188 (11.27%) Web Developer
7 175 (10.49%) Software Developer
8 170 (10.19%) Trainee Web Developer
9 159 (9.53%) Java Engineer
10 146 (8.75%) Java Software Engineer
11 124 (7.43%) Senior Developer
12 114 (6.83%) Full Stack Developer
13 110 (6.59%) Senior Java Developer
14 99 (5.94%) DevOps Engineer
15 80 (4.80%) Full Stack Web Developer
15 80 (4.80%) Trainee Software Developer
16 66 (3.96%) Azure Engineer
17 65 (3.90%) Azure DevOps Engineer
17 65 (3.90%) Python Engineer
17 65 (3.90%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 419 (25.12%) HTML
2 395 (23.68%) CSS
3 328 (19.66%) Spring
4 305 (18.29%) HTML5
5 267 (16.01%) Java SE
6 205 (12.29%) AngularJS
7 192 (11.51%) Spring Boot
8 173 (10.37%) Node.js
9 148 (8.87%) Web Services
10 131 (7.85%) RESTful
11 120 (7.19%) .NET
12 118 (7.07%) React
13 116 (6.95%) Vue.js
14 109 (6.53%) REST
15 101 (6.06%) RabbitMQ
16 86 (5.16%) XML
17 80 (4.80%) Hibernate
18 75 (4.50%) Kafka
19 68 (4.08%) SOAP
20 57 (3.42%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 97 (5.82%) Greenfield Project
2 78 (4.68%) Data Structures
3 60 (3.60%) Linux Command Line
4 56 (3.36%) Algorithms
5 52 (3.12%) Mobile App
6 45 (2.70%) NHS
7 34 (2.04%) User Experience
8 26 (1.56%) Self-Motivation
9 22 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
10 21 (1.26%) Cloud Native
11 14 (0.84%) Data Centre
12 12 (0.72%) e-Learning
12 12 (0.72%) Video\Live Streaming
13 11 (0.66%) Management Information System
13 11 (0.66%) Virtual Team
14 10 (0.60%) Social Media
15 8 (0.48%) Cyberattack
15 8 (0.48%) iPad
15 8 (0.48%) IVR
16 6 (0.36%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 235 (14.09%) Linux
2 61 (3.66%) Android
3 51 (3.06%) Windows
4 35 (2.10%) Unix
5 34 (2.04%) Apple iOS
6 20 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (0.84%) CentOS
8 9 (0.54%) Embedded Linux
9 6 (0.36%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.18%) Debian
11 1 (0.060%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.060%) VME
11 1 (0.060%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 793 (47.54%) Agile Software Development
2 628 (37.65%) Software Engineering
3 460 (27.58%) DevOps
4 337 (20.20%) TDD
5 317 (19.00%) OO
6 283 (16.97%) Web Development
7 266 (15.95%) Test Automation
8 262 (15.71%) Cybersecurity
9 243 (14.57%) Microservices
10 228 (13.67%) OOP
11 214 (12.83%) Continuous Integration
12 208 (12.47%) Scrum
13 150 (8.99%) Problem-Solving
14 121 (7.25%) BDD
15 118 (7.07%) Analytics
16 110 (6.59%) Infrastructure as Code
17 108 (6.47%) Mentoring
17 108 (6.47%) Unit Testing
18 94 (5.64%) SOLID
19 93 (5.58%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 636 (38.13%) SQL
2 581 (34.83%) JavaScript
3 540 (32.37%) Python
4 519 (31.12%) C#
5 328 (19.66%) Java 8
6 233 (13.97%) C++
7 214 (12.83%) Go
8 164 (9.83%) Ruby
9 139 (8.33%) PHP
9 139 (8.33%) Scala
10 124 (7.43%) Kotlin
11 108 (6.47%) TypeScript
12 90 (5.40%) Bash Shell
13 86 (5.16%) PowerShell
14 72 (4.32%) Groovy
15 59 (3.54%) C
16 19 (1.14%) PL/SQL
17 10 (0.60%) T-SQL
18 8 (0.48%) Java 9
19 7 (0.42%) VB
Qualifications
1 267 (16.01%) CIW
1 267 (16.01%) OCA
1 267 (16.01%) Oracle Certification
2 240 (14.39%) OCAJ
3 200 (11.99%) Degree
4 84 (5.04%) Security Cleared
5 80 (4.80%) SC Cleared
6 72 (4.32%) Numerate Degree
7 27 (1.62%) OCP
8 14 (0.84%) DV Cleared
9 13 (0.78%) Computer Science Degree
10 11 (0.66%) ISTQB
11 9 (0.54%) AWS Certification
12 5 (0.30%) HND
12 5 (0.30%) PhD
13 4 (0.24%) ISEB
14 3 (0.18%) BPSS Clearance
14 3 (0.18%) Master's Degree
15 1 (0.060%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 1 (0.060%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (4.80%) QA
2 29 (1.74%) Data Quality
3 13 (0.78%) Accessibility
3 13 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.54%) GDPR
5 3 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 3 (0.18%) NCSC
5 3 (0.18%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.12%) CDISC
6 2 (0.12%) GxP
7 1 (0.060%) GRC
System Software
1 371 (22.24%) Docker
2 28 (1.68%) Active Directory
3 26 (1.56%) NDS
3 26 (1.56%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 7 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.12%) HDFS
5 2 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.060%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 317 (19.00%) Kubernetes
2 263 (15.77%) Terraform
3 186 (11.15%) Ansible
4 103 (6.18%) Opscode Chef
5 87 (5.22%) Puppet
6 74 (4.44%) Grafana
7 72 (4.32%) Prometheus
8 26 (1.56%) NetIQ Identity Manager
9 18 (1.08%) Packer
10 17 (1.02%) Graphite
11 12 (0.72%) ZABBIX
12 10 (0.60%) Kibana
13 8 (0.48%) logstash
13 8 (0.48%) Rancher
14 6 (0.36%) Consul
14 6 (0.36%) Docker Swarm
14 6 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
14 6 (0.36%) Nagios
15 4 (0.24%) Rsyslog
15 4 (0.24%) Salt
Vendors
1 451 (27.04%) Oracle
2 402 (24.10%) Microsoft
3 60 (3.60%) New Relic
4 58 (3.48%) SaltStack
5 39 (2.34%) Google
6 32 (1.92%) Atlassian
7 26 (1.56%) ForgeRock
7 26 (1.56%) NetIQ
8 25 (1.50%) SAP
9 23 (1.38%) Red Hat
10 16 (0.96%) Splunk
11 15 (0.90%) IBM
11 15 (0.90%) Sage
12 13 (0.78%) Apple
13 12 (0.72%) Aquila
14 10 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
14 10 (0.60%) VMware
15 9 (0.54%) Adobe
15 9 (0.54%) BT
16 8 (0.48%) Pega