The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gateshead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 20 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 5 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gateshead 9.43% 20.00% 42.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.00% 27.27% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 8
Average salary £38,000 £23,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+65.21% -32.35%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Java
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gateshead region.

Programming Languages Category
Gateshead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
50 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gateshead 94.34% 73.33% 89.47%
Number of salaries quoted 48 11 17
Average salary £32,500 £26,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -30.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,650 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £43,000 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Gateshead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Gateshead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Gateshead

Java
Salary Trend in Gateshead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Gateshead region.

Java Salary Trend in Gateshead

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gateshead

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Gateshead region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java.

1 7 (70.00%) C#
1 7 (70.00%) C++
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (60.00%) Scrum
2 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (60.00%) Subversion
2 6 (60.00%) WCF
2 6 (60.00%) Migration
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) Sun Certification
2 6 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (60.00%) T-SQL
2 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (60.00%) Mercurial
3 3 (30.00%) CSS
3 3 (30.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) Perl
3 3 (30.00%) PHP
3 3 (30.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (20.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Backbone.js
5 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
5 1 (10.00%) Ember.js

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Gateshead by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Gateshead region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (10.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (60.00%) Subversion
1 6 (60.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) JUnit
2 1 (10.00%) Hudson
2 1 (10.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) TestNG
2 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (10.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) C# Software Developer
2 6 (60.00%) C# Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Development Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Development Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) WCF
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
1 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) HTML5
3 2 (20.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (10.00%) Ember.js
4 1 (10.00%) Flash
4 1 (10.00%) SOAP
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE
4 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (10.00%) SproutCore
4 1 (10.00%) REST
4 1 (10.00%) Spring
4 1 (10.00%) Ajax
4 1 (10.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Scrum
1 6 (60.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (10.00%) OOP
2 1 (10.00%) OO
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) MVC
2 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (10.00%) Product Management
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
1 7 (70.00%) C++
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) Perl
3 3 (30.00%) PHP
3 3 (30.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (60.00%) Sun Certification
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Sencha