Period
to 17 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear during the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Developer
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 56 42
Rank change year-on-year +23 -14 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 81 36 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 7.10% 3.87% 5.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.54% 3.97% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 63 33 57
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £33,500 £34,000 £26,550
90th Percentile £63,750 £55,000 £65,000
North East median annual salary £46,250 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.45% +3.75% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies in Tyne and Wear with a recognized job title 1,074 907 1,106
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.13% 97.42% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 880 795 932
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £41,000 £39,131 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.78% -0.30% +4.67%
10th Percentile £23,475 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
North East median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,625
% change year-on-year +2.56% +0.97% +3.00%

Java Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings that featured Java Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Java Developer in Tyne and Wear

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in Tyne and Wear.

Salary trend for Java Developer in Tyne and Wear

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java Developer in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Java Developer in Tyne and Wear

Java Developer
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +7 65 £45,000 +5.88% 14
Prudhoe - 13 £47,500 -
Sunderland - 5 £40,000 - 1
Java Developer
North East

Java Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Tyne and Wear region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 81 (100.00%) Java
2 46 (56.79%) Git (software)
3 35 (43.21%) Spring
4 32 (39.51%) Scrum
5 31 (38.27%) Hibernate
5 31 (38.27%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (37.04%) SQL
7 29 (35.80%) CSS
7 29 (35.80%) TDD
8 28 (34.57%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (34.57%) Spring Boot
9 27 (33.33%) Subversion
10 26 (32.10%) MVC
11 24 (29.63%) JUnit
12 23 (28.40%) JavaScript
13 22 (27.16%) OO
14 20 (24.69%) Test Automation
15 18 (22.22%) Web Development
15 18 (22.22%) C#
15 18 (22.22%) Software Engineering
16 17 (20.99%) Web Services
16 17 (20.99%) Degree
16 17 (20.99%) Unit Testing
16 17 (20.99%) Jenkins
17 16 (19.75%) JSON
17 16 (19.75%) Selenium
17 16 (19.75%) HTML
18 15 (18.52%) NoSQL
18 15 (18.52%) Mercurial
18 15 (18.52%) Microservices

Java Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 12 (14.81%) Confluence
2 8 (9.88%) Apache Solr
3 3 (3.70%) Jetty
4 2 (2.47%) Apache
4 2 (2.47%) nginx
5 1 (1.23%) JBoss
5 1 (1.23%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.35%) Intranet
2 1 (1.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.52%) NoSQL
2 13 (16.05%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.94%) MySQL
4 2 (2.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 46 (56.79%) Git (software)
2 27 (33.33%) Subversion
3 24 (29.63%) JUnit
4 17 (20.99%) Jenkins
5 16 (19.75%) Selenium
6 15 (18.52%) Mercurial
7 14 (17.28%) Maven
8 13 (16.05%) Cucumber
8 13 (16.05%) Team Foundation Server
9 12 (14.81%) Bitbucket
9 12 (14.81%) Gradle
9 12 (14.81%) JIRA
10 10 (12.35%) GitLab
11 2 (2.47%) Gatling
11 2 (2.47%) JMeter
11 2 (2.47%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (6.17%) Advertising
2 4 (4.94%) Games
3 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.23%) Automotive
4 1 (1.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (43.21%) Spring
2 31 (38.27%) Hibernate
3 29 (35.80%) CSS
4 28 (34.57%) Spring Boot
5 17 (20.99%) Web Services
6 16 (19.75%) HTML
6 16 (19.75%) JSON
7 14 (17.28%) .NET
7 14 (17.28%) CSS3
7 14 (17.28%) J2EE
7 14 (17.28%) REST
7 14 (17.28%) SOAP
8 13 (16.05%) ASP.NET
8 13 (16.05%) ASP.NET Core
8 13 (16.05%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (16.05%) ASP.NET Web API
9 12 (14.81%) JPA
9 12 (14.81%) Spring MVC
10 11 (13.58%) AngularJS
11 10 (12.35%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.52%) Algorithms
1 15 (18.52%) Data Structures
2 7 (8.64%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.23%) Podcast
4 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.70%) Linux
2 1 (1.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (39.51%) Scrum
2 31 (38.27%) Continuous Integration
3 29 (35.80%) TDD
4 28 (34.57%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (32.10%) MVC
6 22 (27.16%) OO
7 20 (24.69%) Test Automation
8 18 (22.22%) Software Engineering
8 18 (22.22%) Web Development
9 17 (20.99%) Unit Testing
10 15 (18.52%) Decision-Making
10 15 (18.52%) Microservices
11 14 (17.28%) BDD
12 10 (12.35%) Dependency Injection
12 10 (12.35%) ITSM
13 8 (9.88%) Enterprise Search
13 8 (9.88%) Functional Programming
14 5 (6.17%) Problem-Solving
15 3 (3.70%) DevOps
16 2 (2.47%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 81 (100.00%) Java
2 30 (37.04%) SQL
3 23 (28.40%) JavaScript
4 18 (22.22%) C#
5 12 (14.81%) Java 8
6 9 (11.11%) Scala
7 6 (7.41%) PHP
8 4 (4.94%) C++
9 3 (3.70%) Python
10 2 (2.47%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 17 (20.99%) Degree
2 9 (11.11%) DBS Check
3 2 (2.47%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.47%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.58%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) GDPR
System Software
1 12 (14.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 13 (16.05%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.23%) Apple
2 1 (1.23%) HP