The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Software Engineer
Rank - 69 66
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Software Engineer 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - 0.32% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.33% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.59%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
Java Software Engineer
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
749 610 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 94.81% 96.98% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 625 519 555
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Java Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Java Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Java Software Engineer
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Java Software Engineer Salary Trend in the North East

Java Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the North East region that cited Java Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) JUnit
2 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) OO
4 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Degree
4 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
4 3 (50.00%) CruiseControl
4 3 (50.00%) JIRA
4 3 (50.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (50.00%) Physics
5 2 (33.33%) Maven
5 2 (33.33%) Ant
5 2 (33.33%) CSS
5 2 (33.33%) SOAP
5 2 (33.33%) XML
5 2 (33.33%) Spring
5 2 (33.33%) Spring MVC
5 2 (33.33%) MVC
6 1 (16.67%) Scrum
6 1 (16.67%) OOD
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle
6 1 (16.67%) Blackboard
6 1 (16.67%) MySQL
6 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
6 1 (16.67%) Product Management

Java Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the North East region that cited Java Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Moodle
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) JUnit
2 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (50.00%) CruiseControl
2 3 (50.00%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) Ant
3 2 (33.33%) Maven
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) SOAP
1 2 (33.33%) XML
1 2 (33.33%) Spring
1 2 (33.33%) Spring MVC
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5 Canvas
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (50.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) OO
3 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) OOD
5 1 (16.67%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Blackboard