Period
to 23 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear during the 6 months to 23 February 2019.

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
23 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 43 65 33
Rank change year-on-year +22 -32 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 63 43 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 5.78% 3.32% 6.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.17% 3.39% 6.53%
Number of salaries quoted 53 31 63
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +29.87% +2.67%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £27,100
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £63,250
North East median annual salary £47,500 £41,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +14.46% +7.79% +2.67%

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 1,021 1,269 965
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.67% 97.84% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 818 1,110 817
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £64,063 £52,600
North East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year - +12.68% -1.44%

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 23 February 2019.

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 23 February 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +15 48 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Prudhoe - 15 £50,000 -
Sunderland +3 3 £40,000 -40.74%
Java Developer
North East

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 2019, 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 63 (100.00%) Java
2 44 (69.84%) Git (software)
3 35 (55.56%) Scrum
4 33 (52.38%) SQL
5 30 (47.62%) Subversion
5 30 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (46.03%) JavaScript
6 29 (46.03%) MVC
7 28 (44.44%) Spring
8 27 (42.86%) Hibernate
8 27 (42.86%) CSS
9 23 (36.51%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (36.51%) TDD
10 21 (33.33%) OO
11 20 (31.75%) Spring Boot
12 19 (30.16%) JUnit
13 18 (28.57%) Web Services
13 18 (28.57%) C#
13 18 (28.57%) Test Automation
13 18 (28.57%) Selenium
14 17 (26.98%) Unit Testing
14 17 (26.98%) JIRA
14 17 (26.98%) Degree
15 16 (25.40%) JSON
15 16 (25.40%) Software Engineering
15 16 (25.40%) Cucumber
15 16 (25.40%) REST
15 16 (25.40%) Gradle
15 16 (25.40%) Jenkins
15 16 (25.40%) 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 15 (23.81%) Confluence
2 10 (15.87%) Apache Solr
3 2 (3.17%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) Intranet
2 2 (3.17%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 14 (22.22%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.17%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 44 (69.84%) Git (software)
2 30 (47.62%) Subversion
3 19 (30.16%) JUnit
4 18 (28.57%) Selenium
5 17 (26.98%) JIRA
6 16 (25.40%) Cucumber
6 16 (25.40%) Gradle
6 16 (25.40%) Jenkins
7 15 (23.81%) Maven
7 15 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
8 14 (22.22%) Bitbucket
8 14 (22.22%) Mercurial
9 12 (19.05%) GitLab
10 2 (3.17%) Gatling
10 2 (3.17%) JMeter
10 2 (3.17%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (4.76%) Games
1 3 (4.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.59%) Advertising
2 1 (1.59%) Automotive
2 1 (1.59%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (44.44%) Spring
2 27 (42.86%) CSS
2 27 (42.86%) Hibernate
3 20 (31.75%) Spring Boot
4 18 (28.57%) Web Services
5 16 (25.40%) JSON
5 16 (25.40%) REST
6 15 (23.81%) .NET
6 15 (23.81%) ASP.NET
6 15 (23.81%) ASP.NET Core
6 15 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web API
6 15 (23.81%) CSS3
7 14 (22.22%) JPA
7 14 (22.22%) SOAP
7 14 (22.22%) Spring MVC
8 12 (19.05%) HTML
9 10 (15.87%) HTML5
9 10 (15.87%) jQuery
10 7 (11.11%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.22%) Algorithms
1 14 (22.22%) Data Structures
2 2 (3.17%) Tandem
3 1 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.59%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (55.56%) Scrum
2 30 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
3 29 (46.03%) MVC
4 23 (36.51%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (36.51%) TDD
5 21 (33.33%) OO
6 18 (28.57%) Test Automation
7 17 (26.98%) Unit Testing
8 16 (25.40%) Microservices
8 16 (25.40%) Software Engineering
9 14 (22.22%) BDD
9 14 (22.22%) Decision-Making
9 14 (22.22%) Web Development
10 12 (19.05%) Dependency Injection
11 10 (15.87%) Enterprise Search
12 5 (7.94%) OOD
13 4 (6.35%) ITSM
13 4 (6.35%) Problem-Solving
14 3 (4.76%) Mathematics
14 3 (4.76%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 63 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (52.38%) SQL
3 29 (46.03%) JavaScript
4 18 (28.57%) C#
5 10 (15.87%) Java 8
6 3 (4.76%) C++
6 3 (4.76%) Java 9
7 2 (3.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 17 (26.98%) Degree
2 9 (14.29%) DBS Check
3 3 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (4.76%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 12 (19.05%) Docker
Vendors
1 15 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.17%) Sybase