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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 62 28 21
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 23 41 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.72% 6.29% 7.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.77% 6.50% 8.28%
Number of salaries quoted 17 41 41
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £30,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
831 631 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 98.11% 96.78% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 653 560 569
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £21,897
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 20 October 2014.

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 20 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -28 23 £35,000 -12.50% 9
Java Developer
England

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 73 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (39.73%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (36.99%) OO
4 25 (34.25%) JavaScript
4 25 (34.25%) Degree
5 22 (30.14%) Computer Science
5 22 (30.14%) Spring
5 22 (30.14%) HTML
6 21 (28.77%) Mathematics
7 19 (26.03%) Intranet
7 19 (26.03%) Internet
8 17 (23.29%) Software Engineering
9 14 (19.18%) Scrum
9 14 (19.18%) Linux
10 12 (16.44%) Java EE
11 11 (15.07%) .NET
11 11 (15.07%) Tomcat
12 10 (13.70%) Hibernate
12 10 (13.70%) JSR 170
12 10 (13.70%) Apache Wicket
13 9 (12.33%) Unit Testing
13 9 (12.33%) jQuery
13 9 (12.33%) J2EE
13 9 (12.33%) SQL
14 8 (10.96%) Eclipse
15 7 (9.59%) Finance
15 7 (9.59%) JUnit
15 7 (9.59%) UNIX
15 7 (9.59%) Physics
15 7 (9.59%) Maven

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

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 11 (15.07%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.37%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 19 (26.03%) Intranet
1 19 (26.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.22%) Jackrabbit
2 4 (5.48%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.11%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (10.96%) Eclipse
2 7 (9.59%) JUnit
2 7 (9.59%) Maven
3 6 (8.22%) JIRA
3 6 (8.22%) CruiseControl
3 6 (8.22%) Subversion
4 3 (4.11%) Redmine
5 1 (1.37%) Ant
5 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (9.59%) Finance
2 3 (4.11%) Games
3 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.37%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (30.14%) HTML
1 22 (30.14%) Spring
2 12 (16.44%) Java EE
3 11 (15.07%) .NET
4 10 (13.70%) Hibernate
4 10 (13.70%) Apache Wicket
4 10 (13.70%) JSR 170
5 9 (12.33%) jQuery
5 9 (12.33%) J2EE
6 6 (8.22%) Web Services
6 6 (8.22%) XML
6 6 (8.22%) MooTools
6 6 (8.22%) JAX-WS
6 6 (8.22%) HTML5
7 4 (5.48%) XHTML
7 4 (5.48%) JSP
8 3 (4.11%) EJB
8 3 (4.11%) CSS
8 3 (4.11%) Struts
8 3 (4.11%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 22 (30.14%) Computer Science
2 21 (28.77%) Mathematics
3 7 (9.59%) Physics
4 5 (6.85%) Open Source
4 5 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.11%) Algorithms
5 3 (4.11%) NHS
5 3 (4.11%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (2.74%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.18%) Linux
2 7 (9.59%) UNIX
3 4 (5.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (39.73%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (36.99%) OO
3 17 (23.29%) Software Engineering
4 14 (19.18%) Scrum
5 9 (12.33%) Unit Testing
6 5 (6.85%) RUP
6 5 (6.85%) OOD
7 4 (5.48%) OOP
7 4 (5.48%) DSDM
7 4 (5.48%) Web Development
8 3 (4.11%) Workflow
8 3 (4.11%) Game Development
8 3 (4.11%) Multithreading
9 2 (2.74%) UML
9 2 (2.74%) MVC
10 1 (1.37%) OOA/OOD
10 1 (1.37%) CRM
10 1 (1.37%) TDD
10 1 (1.37%) Pair Programming
10 1 (1.37%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 73 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (34.25%) JavaScript
3 9 (12.33%) SQL
4 6 (8.22%) C
5 4 (5.48%) C#
6 3 (4.11%) PHP
6 3 (4.11%) VBA
6 3 (4.11%) LotusScript
6 3 (4.11%) XPath
7 2 (2.74%) C++
7 2 (2.74%) Perl
8 1 (1.37%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.37%) VB
8 1 (1.37%) VB6
Qualifications
1 25 (34.25%) Degree
2 3 (4.11%) PhD
2 3 (4.11%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (4.11%) Sun Certification
2 3 (4.11%) OCPJP
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (6.85%) Oracle
2 3 (4.11%) Sun
3 2 (2.74%) Microsoft
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