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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 22 22
Rank change year-on-year +10 0  
Permanent jobs citing Java 51 60 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 15.09% 10.03% 13.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.42% 17.39% 20.51%
Number of salaries quoted 45 50 56
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,480 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,950 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +7.95%  

Java is in the programming language skills category. The next 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 programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 193 345 351
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 57.10% 57.69% 65.98%
Number of salaries quoted 177 310 304
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £49,800
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Java
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear citing Java as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +10 47 £37,500 -6.25% 11
Gateshead +7 3 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Sunderland - 1 - -
Java
North East

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing Java also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Java.

1 63 (53.39%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (41.53%) JavaScript
3 41 (34.75%) HTML
4 37 (31.36%) SQL
4 37 (31.36%) Spring
5 31 (26.27%) CSS
6 30 (25.42%) PHP
6 30 (25.42%) TDD
7 25 (21.19%) BDD
8 23 (19.49%) Web Development
9 22 (18.64%) C#
10 21 (17.80%) Git (software)
10 21 (17.80%) Test Automation
10 21 (17.80%) Scala
11 20 (16.95%) HTML5
11 20 (16.95%) .NET
12 19 (16.10%) Python
12 19 (16.10%) Advertising
13 17 (14.41%) Scrum
13 17 (14.41%) Selenium
14 16 (13.56%) Hibernate
15 15 (12.71%) Degree
16 14 (11.86%) Software Engineering
16 14 (11.86%) Oracle
16 14 (11.86%) XML
17 13 (11.02%) MySQL
17 13 (11.02%) SOAP
17 13 (11.02%) OO
18 12 (10.17%) REST
18 12 (10.17%) AngularJS

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 6 (5.08%) IIS
2 5 (4.24%) CMS
2 5 (4.24%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.69%) Confluence
3 2 (1.69%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.69%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.85%) Captiva
4 1 (0.85%) Documentum
4 1 (0.85%) JBoss
4 1 (0.85%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.85%) OpenEdge
4 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (3.39%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (2.54%) SaaS
3 2 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.85%) Force.com
4 1 (0.85%) Office 365
4 1 (0.85%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 1 (0.85%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.08%) Firewall
1 6 (5.08%) Internet
2 3 (2.54%) HTTP
3 1 (0.85%) 802.15
3 1 (0.85%) PuTTY
3 1 (0.85%) SMS
3 1 (0.85%) SSL
3 1 (0.85%) WinSCP
3 1 (0.85%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.02%) MySQL
2 10 (8.47%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.93%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.39%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.54%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.69%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.69%) SQLite
7 1 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 21 (17.80%) Git (software)
2 17 (14.41%) Selenium
3 10 (8.47%) WebDriver
4 9 (7.63%) Cucumber
5 8 (6.78%) Jenkins
5 8 (6.78%) JIRA
6 7 (5.93%) Subversion
7 5 (4.24%) JUnit
7 5 (4.24%) Maven
8 4 (3.39%) Gradle
9 2 (1.69%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.69%) CircleCI
9 2 (1.69%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.69%) FitNesse
9 2 (1.69%) JMeter
9 2 (1.69%) RSpec
9 2 (1.69%) Xcode
10 1 (0.85%) Appium
10 1 (0.85%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.85%) SpecFlow
General
1 19 (16.10%) Advertising
2 10 (8.47%) Finance
3 6 (5.08%) Games
4 2 (1.69%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.85%) Law
5 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 69 (58.47%) Developer
2 58 (49.15%) Java Developer
3 13 (11.02%) Analyst
4 12 (10.17%) Java Software Developer
5 10 (8.47%) Senior Developer
5 10 (8.47%) Software Developer
6 9 (7.63%) Senior Java Developer
6 9 (7.63%) Software Engineer
7 8 (6.78%) Agile Developer
7 8 (6.78%) Agile Java Developer
7 8 (6.78%) Applications Support
8 7 (5.93%) Java Engineer
8 7 (5.93%) Test Analyst
9 6 (5.08%) C# Developer
9 6 (5.08%) Java Scala Developer
9 6 (5.08%) Scala Developer
10 5 (4.24%) Java Software Engineer
10 5 (4.24%) QA Engineer
10 5 (4.24%) Tester
11 4 (3.39%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (34.75%) HTML
2 37 (31.36%) Spring
3 31 (26.27%) CSS
4 20 (16.95%) .NET
4 20 (16.95%) HTML5
5 16 (13.56%) Hibernate
6 14 (11.86%) XML
7 13 (11.02%) SOAP
8 12 (10.17%) AngularJS
8 12 (10.17%) REST
9 8 (6.78%) jQuery
9 8 (6.78%) Web Services
10 7 (5.93%) Node.js
10 7 (5.93%) RESTful
11 6 (5.08%) JSON
11 6 (5.08%) Spring Boot
12 4 (3.39%) Apache Cordova
12 4 (3.39%) CSS3
12 4 (3.39%) HTML5 Canvas
12 4 (3.39%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.32%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (8.47%) NHS
3 6 (5.08%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.08%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (3.39%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.69%) Fintech
5 2 (1.69%) iPad
5 2 (1.69%) iPhone
6 1 (0.85%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.32%) Windows
2 9 (7.63%) Linux
3 4 (3.39%) Android
3 4 (3.39%) Unix
4 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.85%) CentOS
4 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.85%) Solaris
4 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.85%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 1 (0.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (53.39%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (25.42%) TDD
3 25 (21.19%) BDD
4 23 (19.49%) Web Development
5 21 (17.80%) Test Automation
6 17 (14.41%) Scrum
7 14 (11.86%) Software Engineering
8 13 (11.02%) OO
9 11 (9.32%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (8.47%) Front End Development
10 10 (8.47%) Microservices
11 9 (7.63%) Test Scripting
12 7 (5.93%) Data Protection
12 7 (5.93%) Extreme Programming
12 7 (5.93%) Functional Programming
13 6 (5.08%) ITIL
13 6 (5.08%) Open Source
14 5 (4.24%) Content Management
14 5 (4.24%) MVC
14 5 (4.24%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 49 (41.53%) JavaScript
2 37 (31.36%) SQL
3 30 (25.42%) PHP
4 22 (18.64%) C#
5 21 (17.80%) Scala
6 19 (16.10%) Python
7 11 (9.32%) Clojure
8 10 (8.47%) Ruby
9 7 (5.93%) Perl
10 6 (5.08%) PowerShell
10 6 (5.08%) T-SQL
11 5 (4.24%) C++
12 4 (3.39%) Go
13 3 (2.54%) C
14 2 (1.69%) Delphi
14 2 (1.69%) ES6
14 2 (1.69%) Groovy
15 1 (0.85%) Apex Code
15 1 (0.85%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.85%) Jython
Qualifications
1 15 (12.71%) Degree
2 5 (4.24%) PhD
3 4 (3.39%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.85%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.85%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.63%) QA
2 2 (1.69%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (3.39%) Docker
2 1 (0.85%) Firmware
2 1 (0.85%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (5.08%) Nagios
2 2 (1.69%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.69%) Terraform
3 1 (0.85%) Opsview
Vendors
1 14 (11.86%) Oracle
2 7 (5.93%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.08%) Splunk
4 5 (4.24%) AppDynamics
5 4 (3.39%) Google
6 3 (2.54%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.85%) Progress
7 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.85%) VMware
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Pearson Frank
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Pearson Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Pearson Frank
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + d.o.e
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £31,424 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum Competitive salary plus bonus & bene
Posted: 11 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Pearson Frank
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £26,100 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Gateshead
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 17 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 11 days ago