The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 56 23 46
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 24 71 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.03% 9.81% 3.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.18% 10.16% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 21 68 25
Average salary £39,000 £44,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.35% +36.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,442 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,650 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.05% +6.25%
Java Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
754 699 703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.20% 96.55% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 637 593 605
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer in the job title across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Java Developer
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Java Developer Salary Trend in the North East

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the North East region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in the North East

Java Developer
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the North East region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -39 15 £34,625 -17.55% 9
Durham -10 4 £41,250 -13.15%
Java Developer
England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the North East region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title.

1 40 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (50.00%) Degree
4 18 (45.00%) OO
5 13 (32.50%) OOD
6 12 (30.00%) PhD
6 12 (30.00%) Unit Testing
7 10 (25.00%) Scrum
7 10 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 9 (22.50%) Computer Science
9 8 (20.00%) 3D Graphics
9 8 (20.00%) HTML
9 8 (20.00%) Multithreading
9 8 (20.00%) Algorithms
10 7 (17.50%) Git (software)
10 7 (17.50%) CSS
10 7 (17.50%) Windows
10 7 (17.50%) Spring
11 6 (15.00%) Mathematics
11 6 (15.00%) MVC
11 6 (15.00%) Games
11 6 (15.00%) Hibernate
11 6 (15.00%) Linux
11 6 (15.00%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (15.00%) Game Development
12 4 (10.00%) Hadoop
12 4 (10.00%) jQuery
12 4 (10.00%) Java EE
12 4 (10.00%) UML
12 4 (10.00%) JUnit

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the North East region that cited Java Developer in their job title 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 with Java Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.00%) JBoss
1 2 (5.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (10.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (7.50%) QlikView
4 2 (5.00%) Big Data
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.50%) MySQL
5 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.00%) JUnit
3 2 (5.00%) Maven
4 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 6 (15.00%) Games
2 4 (10.00%) Advertising
3 2 (5.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) HTML
2 7 (17.50%) CSS
2 7 (17.50%) Spring
3 6 (15.00%) Hibernate
4 4 (10.00%) Java EE
4 4 (10.00%) jQuery
4 4 (10.00%) J2EE
5 3 (7.50%) XML
5 3 (7.50%) JSP
5 3 (7.50%) SOAP
6 2 (5.00%) Web Services
6 2 (5.00%) JSON
6 2 (5.00%) Swing
6 2 (5.00%) REST
6 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.50%) Play Framework
7 1 (2.50%) CSS3
7 1 (2.50%) Ajax
7 1 (2.50%) Spring MVC
7 1 (2.50%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Computer Science
2 8 (20.00%) 3D Graphics
2 8 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 6 (15.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (7.50%) Open Source
5 2 (5.00%) CUDA
5 2 (5.00%) Physics
5 2 (5.00%) Smartcard
5 2 (5.00%) Data Structures
6 1 (2.50%) NHS
6 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Windows
2 6 (15.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (45.00%) OO
3 13 (32.50%) OOD
4 12 (30.00%) Unit Testing
5 10 (25.00%) Scrum
6 8 (20.00%) Multithreading
7 6 (15.00%) Game Development
7 6 (15.00%) MVC
8 4 (10.00%) UML
9 3 (7.50%) SOA
10 2 (5.00%) ETL
10 2 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (5.00%) Product Management
10 2 (5.00%) TDD
10 2 (5.00%) Web Development
10 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
11 1 (2.50%) Software Engineering
11 1 (2.50%) UX Design
11 1 (2.50%) Waterfall
11 1 (2.50%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.50%) C++
4 2 (5.00%) SQL
4 2 (5.00%) Python
5 1 (2.50%) Scala
5 1 (2.50%) C#
5 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (50.00%) Degree
2 12 (30.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle
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