Period
to 23 March 2019

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 23 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 5 11 8
Rank change year-on-year +6 -3 +13
Permanent jobs citing Java 202 204 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 18.72% 14.81% 16.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.86% 29.02% 32.36%
Number of salaries quoted 155 170 153
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £47,500 £49,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.06% +30.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £31,000 £27,500 £24,850
90th Percentile £63,750 £78,875 £51,250
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 548 703 513
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 50.79% 51.05% 52.13%
Number of salaries quoted 404 617 447
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £44,334 £42,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £47,500
North East median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +6.86%

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 23 March 2019.

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 23 March 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 +6 165 £45,000 - 34
Prudhoe - 14 £50,000 -
Sunderland +6 11 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Gateshead -4 1 £31,500 -47.50% 1
Java
North East

For the 6 months to 23 March 2019, 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.

1 115 (56.93%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (41.09%) SQL
3 70 (34.65%) Git (software)
4 64 (31.68%) C#
5 62 (30.69%) MVC
6 60 (29.70%) JavaScript
6 60 (29.70%) Test Automation
7 57 (28.22%) HTML
8 54 (26.73%) Degree
9 52 (25.74%) C++
10 51 (25.25%) CSS
11 49 (24.26%) Scrum
12 45 (22.28%) Software Engineering
12 45 (22.28%) Web Services
12 45 (22.28%) Selenium
12 45 (22.28%) NoSQL
13 44 (21.78%) AngularJS
14 40 (19.80%) Linux
15 38 (18.81%) Python
16 36 (17.82%) OO
16 36 (17.82%) TDD
17 35 (17.33%) Spring
18 34 (16.83%) Amazon AWS
19 33 (16.34%) Mentoring
19 33 (16.34%) Problem-Solving
20 32 (15.84%) DevOps
20 32 (15.84%) Team Foundation Server
21 31 (15.35%) Continuous Integration
21 31 (15.35%) QA
21 31 (15.35%) Analytical Skills

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 15 (7.43%) Confluence
2 10 (4.95%) Apache Solr
3 9 (4.46%) Apache Spark
4 4 (1.98%) Mule ESB
5 3 (1.49%) WordPress
6 2 (0.99%) CMS
7 1 (0.50%) Drupal
7 1 (0.50%) Jetty
7 1 (0.50%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.50%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Magento
1 1 (0.50%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 34 (16.83%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (14.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (4.46%) GitHub
4 8 (3.96%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.50%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.98%) Network Security
2 2 (0.99%) SNMP
3 1 (0.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (22.28%) NoSQL
2 20 (9.90%) SQL Server
3 16 (7.92%) MongoDB
4 13 (6.44%) Apache Cassandra
5 12 (5.94%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (4.95%) Big Data
7 9 (4.46%) Apache Hive
7 9 (4.46%) Hadoop
7 9 (4.46%) HBase
7 9 (4.46%) Spark SQL
7 9 (4.46%) Sqoop
8 6 (2.97%) MySQL
9 3 (1.49%) GIS
10 2 (0.99%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.99%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.50%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 70 (34.65%) Git (software)
2 45 (22.28%) Selenium
3 32 (15.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 27 (13.37%) Cucumber
4 27 (13.37%) Subversion
5 26 (12.87%) Jenkins
6 21 (10.40%) JUnit
6 21 (10.40%) WebDriver
7 20 (9.90%) JIRA
8 18 (8.91%) Bitbucket
8 18 (8.91%) Maven
9 16 (7.92%) Gradle
10 12 (5.94%) GitLab
11 11 (5.45%) Mercurial
12 7 (3.47%) Gatling
12 7 (3.47%) JMeter
13 5 (2.48%) TeamCity
14 2 (0.99%) SpecFlow
15 1 (0.50%) Jasmine
15 1 (0.50%) Protractor
General
1 18 (8.91%) Manufacturing
2 6 (2.97%) Games
3 5 (2.48%) Finance
4 4 (1.98%) Advertising
4 4 (1.98%) Banking
5 3 (1.49%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 91 (45.05%) Developer
2 60 (29.70%) Java Developer
3 35 (17.33%) Software Developer
4 26 (12.87%) Software Engineer
5 23 (11.39%) Architect
6 20 (9.90%) Analyst
6 20 (9.90%) Java Software Developer
7 19 (9.41%) DevOps Engineer
8 18 (8.91%) Applications Architect
9 17 (8.42%) Test Analyst
10 16 (7.92%) .NET Developer
11 15 (7.43%) .NET Software Developer
11 15 (7.43%) Automation Test Analyst
11 15 (7.43%) C# Developer
11 15 (7.43%) C# Software Developer
12 14 (6.93%) ASP.NET Developer
12 14 (6.93%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 14 (6.93%) C# .NET Developer
12 14 (6.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 14 (6.93%) Core Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (28.22%) HTML
2 51 (25.25%) CSS
3 45 (22.28%) Web Services
4 44 (21.78%) AngularJS
5 35 (17.33%) Spring
6 26 (12.87%) Node.js
7 25 (12.38%) JSON
8 24 (11.88%) Hibernate
8 24 (11.88%) RESTful
9 22 (10.89%) XSLT
10 21 (10.40%) Spring Boot
11 20 (9.90%) .NET
11 20 (9.90%) REST
12 16 (7.92%) CSS3
12 16 (7.92%) HTML5
13 15 (7.43%) ASP.NET
13 15 (7.43%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (6.93%) JPA
14 14 (6.93%) jQuery
14 14 (6.93%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.35%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.93%) Algorithms
3 11 (5.45%) Data Structures
4 9 (4.46%) Analytical Mindset
5 8 (3.96%) Tandem
6 7 (3.47%) User Experience
7 4 (1.98%) Clustering
8 3 (1.49%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.99%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.50%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.50%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.50%) NHS
10 1 (0.50%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 40 (19.80%) Linux
2 14 (6.93%) Windows
3 12 (5.94%) Unix
4 8 (3.96%) Debian
4 8 (3.96%) Ubuntu
5 7 (3.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.98%) Android
6 4 (1.98%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (56.93%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (30.69%) MVC
3 60 (29.70%) Test Automation
4 49 (24.26%) Scrum
5 45 (22.28%) Software Engineering
6 36 (17.82%) OO
6 36 (17.82%) TDD
7 33 (16.34%) Mentoring
7 33 (16.34%) Problem-Solving
8 32 (15.84%) DevOps
9 31 (15.35%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (12.38%) Microservices
11 22 (10.89%) BDD
11 22 (10.89%) Unit Testing
12 21 (10.40%) Computer Science
13 19 (9.41%) Migration
13 19 (9.41%) Web Development
14 18 (8.91%) SOA
15 17 (8.42%) Decision-Making
16 15 (7.43%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 83 (41.09%) SQL
2 64 (31.68%) C#
3 60 (29.70%) JavaScript
4 52 (25.74%) C++
5 38 (18.81%) Python
6 20 (9.90%) Ruby
7 18 (8.91%) C
7 18 (8.91%) Scala
7 18 (8.91%) T-SQL
8 9 (4.46%) Bash Shell
8 9 (4.46%) Java 8
8 9 (4.46%) Perl
8 9 (4.46%) PHP
9 3 (1.49%) TypeScript
10 2 (0.99%) Java 9
11 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 54 (26.73%) Degree
2 17 (8.42%) DBS Check
3 6 (2.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (2.97%) PhD
4 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (15.35%) QA
2 1 (0.50%) GDPR
System Software
1 17 (8.42%) Docker
2 9 (4.46%) Apache Flume
2 9 (4.46%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 15 (7.43%) Ansible
2 11 (5.45%) Puppet
3 9 (4.46%) Oozie
4 8 (3.96%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (2.97%) Terraform
6 5 (2.48%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.50%) Nagios
7 1 (0.50%) Packer
Vendors
1 15 (7.43%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.45%) Oracle
3 9 (4.46%) Cloudera
3 9 (4.46%) Hortonworks
4 8 (3.96%) Google
5 2 (0.99%) Sybase
6 1 (0.50%) BT
6 1 (0.50%) New Relic
6 1 (0.50%) SAP
6 1 (0.50%) Splunk
6 1 (0.50%) Twitter
6 1 (0.50%) WooCommerce