Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 17 11
Rank change year-on-year +13 -6 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 233 122 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 20.40% 11.93% 16.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.96% 25.47% 29.95%
Number of salaries quoted 184 113 149
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £46,250 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.63% +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £28,975 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £67,325 £60,000
North East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 598 479 601
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 52.36% 46.82% 53.90%
Number of salaries quoted 475 434 502
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £27,600 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £51,250
North East median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Java as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Java in Tyne and Wear

Java
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for Java in Tyne and Wear

Java
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Java in Tyne and Wear

Java
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 within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 10 December 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 +8 197 £45,000 +12.50% 64
Prudhoe - 14 £47,500 -
Sunderland +7 9 £40,000 +77.78% 1
Whitley Bay - 2 £58,500 -
Gateshead +6 1 £37,000 -16.85%
Java
North East

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Java.

1 99 (42.49%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (38.20%) SQL
3 87 (37.34%) HTML
3 87 (37.34%) JavaScript
4 83 (35.62%) Git (software)
5 72 (30.90%) CSS
6 68 (29.18%) MVC
7 65 (27.90%) C#
8 60 (25.75%) Degree
9 57 (24.46%) AngularJS
10 51 (21.89%) Software Engineering
10 51 (21.89%) Test Automation
11 50 (21.46%) C++
12 46 (19.74%) Scrum
12 46 (19.74%) TDD
13 44 (18.88%) Web Services
14 43 (18.45%) NoSQL
15 42 (18.03%) OO
16 40 (17.17%) Linux
16 40 (17.17%) Python
16 40 (17.17%) Amazon AWS
16 40 (17.17%) Spring
16 40 (17.17%) Web Development
16 40 (17.17%) Mentoring
17 39 (16.74%) Node.js
18 37 (15.88%) Problem-Solving
18 37 (15.88%) Continuous Integration
19 36 (15.45%) Team Foundation Server
20 35 (15.02%) Hibernate
21 34 (14.59%) HTML5

Java
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 17 (7.30%) Confluence
2 13 (5.58%) Apache Solr
3 9 (3.86%) WordPress
4 4 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.29%) Apache
5 3 (1.29%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.29%) CMS
5 3 (1.29%) Jetty
5 3 (1.29%) nginx
6 2 (0.86%) IIS
6 2 (0.86%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.43%) Drupal
7 1 (0.43%) JBoss
7 1 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.86%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 40 (17.17%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (11.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.00%) GitHub
4 6 (2.58%) Datadog
5 5 (2.15%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.29%) SaaS
7 1 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.43%) iTunes
7 1 (0.43%) npm
7 1 (0.43%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.86%) Intranet
2 5 (2.15%) Internet
3 3 (1.29%) DNS
3 3 (1.29%) Network Security
3 3 (1.29%) SSL
4 2 (0.86%) Firewall
5 1 (0.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (18.45%) NoSQL
2 21 (9.01%) SQL Server
3 19 (8.15%) MySQL
4 18 (7.73%) MongoDB
5 9 (3.86%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (2.58%) Amazon Redshift
7 5 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.72%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.29%) Apache Hive
9 3 (1.29%) Big Data
9 3 (1.29%) GIS
9 3 (1.29%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.29%) HBase
9 3 (1.29%) Spark SQL
9 3 (1.29%) Sqoop
10 2 (0.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.43%) Redis
Development Applications
1 83 (35.62%) Git (software)
2 36 (15.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 32 (13.73%) Jenkins
4 31 (13.30%) Subversion
5 30 (12.88%) Selenium
6 29 (12.45%) JUnit
7 22 (9.44%) Cucumber
8 19 (8.15%) JIRA
9 18 (7.73%) Bitbucket
10 16 (6.87%) Maven
10 16 (6.87%) Mercurial
11 15 (6.44%) Gradle
12 12 (5.15%) GitLab
13 6 (2.58%) TeamCity
14 5 (2.15%) gulp
14 5 (2.15%) Vagrant
14 5 (2.15%) WebDriver
15 4 (1.72%) webpack
16 2 (0.86%) Gatling
16 2 (0.86%) Jasmine
General
1 31 (13.30%) Advertising
2 21 (9.01%) Manufacturing
3 11 (4.72%) Finance
4 9 (3.86%) Games
5 4 (1.72%) Banking
6 3 (1.29%) Retail
6 3 (1.29%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.86%) Marketing
8 1 (0.43%) Automotive
8 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 121 (51.93%) Developer
2 81 (34.76%) Java Developer
3 27 (11.59%) Software Developer
4 26 (11.16%) Architect
5 25 (10.73%) Software Engineer
6 21 (9.01%) Applications Architect
7 19 (8.15%) Java Software Developer
8 17 (7.30%) .NET Developer
8 17 (7.30%) C# Developer
8 17 (7.30%) DevOps Engineer
9 15 (6.44%) C# .NET Developer
9 15 (6.44%) C# Software Developer
10 14 (6.01%) .NET Software Developer
10 14 (6.01%) ASP.NET Developer
10 14 (6.01%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 14 (6.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 14 (6.01%) Core Java Developer
10 14 (6.01%) SQL Developer
11 12 (5.15%) Consultant
12 10 (4.29%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (37.34%) HTML
2 72 (30.90%) CSS
3 57 (24.46%) AngularJS
4 44 (18.88%) Web Services
5 40 (17.17%) Spring
6 39 (16.74%) Node.js
7 35 (15.02%) Hibernate
8 34 (14.59%) HTML5
9 31 (13.30%) jQuery
10 29 (12.45%) Spring Boot
11 28 (12.02%) .NET
12 27 (11.59%) CSS3
13 25 (10.73%) RESTful
14 23 (9.87%) JSON
15 21 (9.01%) XSLT
16 17 (7.30%) J2EE
16 17 (7.30%) REST
16 17 (7.30%) SOAP
17 16 (6.87%) ASP.NET
18 15 (6.44%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.87%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (7.73%) Algorithms
3 15 (6.44%) Data Structures
4 14 (6.01%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (2.58%) Blog
5 6 (2.58%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.58%) Private Cloud
6 5 (2.15%) User Experience
7 4 (1.72%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.29%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (1.29%) Clustering
8 3 (1.29%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.86%) Fintech
9 2 (0.86%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.86%) Social Media
10 1 (0.43%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.43%) Animation
10 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.43%) Podcast
10 1 (0.43%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 40 (17.17%) Linux
2 13 (5.58%) Windows
3 10 (4.29%) Unix
4 4 (1.72%) Android
4 4 (1.72%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.29%) Debian
5 3 (1.29%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (42.49%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (29.18%) MVC
3 51 (21.89%) Software Engineering
3 51 (21.89%) Test Automation
4 46 (19.74%) Scrum
4 46 (19.74%) TDD
5 42 (18.03%) OO
6 40 (17.17%) Mentoring
6 40 (17.17%) Web Development
7 37 (15.88%) Continuous Integration
7 37 (15.88%) Problem-Solving
8 31 (13.30%) DevOps
9 25 (10.73%) BDD
10 21 (9.01%) Microservices
10 21 (9.01%) Migration
10 21 (9.01%) SOA
11 19 (8.15%) Configuration Management
11 19 (8.15%) Unit Testing
12 17 (7.30%) Decision-Making
13 16 (6.87%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 89 (38.20%) SQL
2 87 (37.34%) JavaScript
3 65 (27.90%) C#
4 50 (21.46%) C++
5 40 (17.17%) Python
6 33 (14.16%) PHP
7 24 (10.30%) T-SQL
8 17 (7.30%) C
8 17 (7.30%) Scala
9 15 (6.44%) Bash Shell
10 14 (6.01%) Ruby
11 12 (5.15%) TypeScript
12 10 (4.29%) Java 8
13 9 (3.86%) Perl
14 7 (3.00%) ABAP
14 7 (3.00%) PowerShell
15 4 (1.72%) Shell Script
16 3 (1.29%) Java 9
16 3 (1.29%) Jython
17 1 (0.43%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 60 (25.75%) Degree
2 9 (3.86%) DBS Check
3 8 (3.43%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.58%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (2.58%) PhD
5 3 (1.29%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (10.30%) QA
2 2 (0.86%) SLA
3 1 (0.43%) GDPR
3 1 (0.43%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 25 (10.73%) Docker
2 3 (1.29%) Apache Flume
2 3 (1.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (1.29%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 17 (7.30%) Puppet
2 16 (6.87%) Ansible
3 12 (5.15%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (3.43%) Kubernetes
5 7 (3.00%) Nagios
5 7 (3.00%) Terraform
6 6 (2.58%) Packer
7 3 (1.29%) Cobbler
7 3 (1.29%) Oozie
7 3 (1.29%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.43%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.43%) Salt
Vendors
1 18 (7.73%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.00%) SAP
2 7 (3.00%) Splunk
2 7 (3.00%) Twitter
3 6 (2.58%) New Relic
4 5 (2.15%) Oracle
5 4 (1.72%) Google
6 3 (1.29%) Atlassian
6 3 (1.29%) Cloudera
6 3 (1.29%) Hortonworks
6 3 (1.29%) Rackspace
6 3 (1.29%) RedGate
7 2 (0.86%) Zend
8 1 (0.43%) Adobe
8 1 (0.43%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.43%) Apple
8 1 (0.43%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.43%) Sun