Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Java Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 41 29
Rank change year-on-year -14 -12 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 36 66 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 3.75% 5.63% 8.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.86% 5.94% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 33 56 83
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +6.44%
10th Percentile £34,000 £26,500 £27,550
90th Percentile £55,000 £65,000 £52,000
North East median annual salary £41,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.41% -2.50% +13.53%

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 932 1112 956
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.18% 94.80% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 817 931 820
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £39,131 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.94% +5.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,500 £57,500 £57,500
North East median annual salary £39,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.30% +2.67% +5.63%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 -11 34 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Gateshead - 2 £42,500 -
Java Developer
North East

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Java Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Tyne and Wear region featuring Java Developer in the job title.

1 36 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 20 (55.56%) HTML
4 18 (50.00%) CSS
4 18 (50.00%) Degree
5 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (41.67%) Spring
6 13 (36.11%) AngularJS
7 12 (33.33%) HTML5
8 11 (30.56%) PHP
8 11 (30.56%) Advertising
8 11 (30.56%) Hibernate
9 10 (27.78%) Software Engineering
9 10 (27.78%) SDLC
10 9 (25.00%) Linux
10 9 (25.00%) OO
11 8 (22.22%) SQL
12 7 (19.44%) Web Development
12 7 (19.44%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (16.67%) C#
14 5 (13.89%) .NET
14 5 (13.89%) MySQL
14 5 (13.89%) React
15 4 (11.11%) Front End Development
15 4 (11.11%) HTML5 Canvas
15 4 (11.11%) Apache Cordova
15 4 (11.11%) Node.js
15 4 (11.11%) NoSQL
15 4 (11.11%) Games
15 4 (11.11%) Oracle

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.89%) MySQL
2 4 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.33%) Gradle
2 3 (8.33%) Maven
2 3 (8.33%) Subversion
3 2 (5.56%) Bitbucket
3 2 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 11 (30.56%) Advertising
2 4 (11.11%) Games
3 3 (8.33%) Finance
4 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (55.56%) HTML
2 18 (50.00%) CSS
3 15 (41.67%) Spring
4 13 (36.11%) AngularJS
5 12 (33.33%) HTML5
6 11 (30.56%) Hibernate
7 5 (13.89%) .NET
7 5 (13.89%) React
8 4 (11.11%) Apache Cordova
8 4 (11.11%) HTML5 Canvas
8 4 (11.11%) Node.js
9 3 (8.33%) Backbone.js
9 3 (8.33%) CSS3
9 3 (8.33%) JPA
9 3 (8.33%) jQuery
9 3 (8.33%) RESTful
9 3 (8.33%) Sass
9 3 (8.33%) Spring Boot
10 1 (2.78%) J2EE
10 1 (2.78%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (5.56%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.78%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.78%) SDLC
2 10 (27.78%) Software Engineering
3 9 (25.00%) OO
4 7 (19.44%) Web Development
5 4 (11.11%) Front End Development
6 3 (8.33%) API Design
6 3 (8.33%) Data Protection
6 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 3 (8.33%) Software Architecture
6 3 (8.33%) Test Automation
7 2 (5.56%) Functional Testing
7 2 (5.56%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (5.56%) Scrum
8 1 (2.78%) Microservices
8 1 (2.78%) Open Source
8 1 (2.78%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 11 (30.56%) PHP
4 8 (22.22%) SQL
5 6 (16.67%) C#
6 3 (8.33%) C
6 3 (8.33%) C++
6 3 (8.33%) ES6
6 3 (8.33%) Python
7 2 (5.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 18 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle
2 2 (5.56%) Google
2 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.78%) Progress