The first table below looks at the demand for Java skills 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 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the North East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 6 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Permanent jobs citing Java 131 87 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 17.99% 11.74% 11.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.16% 23.58% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 122 77 92
Average salary £35,232 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.04% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £25,200 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £56,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
395 369 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 54.26% 49.80% 45.93%
Number of salaries quoted 345 331 306
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Java
England

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Java Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Java
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Java Salary Trend in the North East

Java
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the North East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in the North East

Java
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 within the North East region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +10 114 £35,232 -6.04% 25
Durham +4 30 £39,750 +1.27% 1
Northumberland - 1 £32,500 - 1
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 91 (47.64%) Spring
2 89 (46.60%) HTML
3 78 (40.84%) JavaScript
4 64 (33.51%) OO
5 60 (31.41%) SQL
6 56 (29.32%) Finance
7 52 (27.23%) CSS
8 51 (26.70%) J2EE
8 51 (26.70%) C#
8 51 (26.70%) Agile Software Development
9 50 (26.18%) Linux
10 47 (24.61%) Degree
11 42 (21.99%) Software Engineering
12 40 (20.94%) Java EE
13 39 (20.42%) Computer Science
13 39 (20.42%) Web Services
13 39 (20.42%) .NET
14 38 (19.90%) Scrum
14 38 (19.90%) Mathematics
15 36 (18.85%) Hibernate
16 34 (17.80%) C++
16 34 (17.80%) Tomcat
16 34 (17.80%) Web Development
17 33 (17.28%) MVC
18 32 (16.75%) Apache Wicket
19 31 (16.23%) UNIX
20 30 (15.71%) Subversion
21 28 (14.66%) ASP.NET
22 26 (13.61%) Physics
23 25 (13.09%) JUnit

Java
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 34 (17.80%) Tomcat
2 14 (7.33%) Apache
3 7 (3.66%) WebLogic
4 5 (2.62%) Lotus Domino
5 4 (2.09%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.05%) Tuxedo
6 2 (1.05%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.05%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.52%) CMS
7 1 (0.52%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.52%) WebLogic Integration
7 1 (0.52%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.52%) Moodle
7 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Process Server
7 1 (0.52%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (1.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.05%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.81%) HTTP
2 5 (2.62%) Bluetooth
2 5 (2.62%) Ethernet
2 5 (2.62%) Intranet
2 5 (2.62%) Internet
3 3 (1.57%) Firewall
3 3 (1.57%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.52%) FTP
4 1 (0.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.42%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.90%) MySQL
3 16 (8.38%) Jackrabbit
4 15 (7.85%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.62%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.57%) DB2
6 3 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.05%) InterSystems Cache
7 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.52%) MS Access
8 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.52%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.52%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 30 (15.71%) Subversion
2 25 (13.09%) JUnit
3 18 (9.42%) Maven
3 18 (9.42%) Jenkins
4 17 (8.90%) Git (software)
5 6 (3.14%) Selenium
6 3 (1.57%) EasyMock
6 3 (1.57%) RSpec
6 3 (1.57%) WebDriver
6 3 (1.57%) Mockito
6 3 (1.57%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.05%) Ant
8 1 (0.52%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.52%) WinRunner
8 1 (0.52%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.52%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.52%) JIRA
8 1 (0.52%) CruiseControl
General
1 56 (29.32%) Finance
2 4 (2.09%) Games
3 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.52%) Publishing
3 1 (0.52%) Marketing
3 1 (0.52%) Banking
3 1 (0.52%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 167 (87.43%) Developer
2 105 (54.97%) Java Developer
3 32 (16.75%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 29 (15.18%) Senior Developer
5 28 (14.66%) Senior Java Developer
6 25 (13.09%) .NET Developer
6 25 (13.09%) Software Developer
7 23 (12.04%) Software Engineer
8 18 (9.42%) Java Software Engineer
8 18 (9.42%) C# Developer
9 16 (8.38%) J2EE Developer
9 16 (8.38%) J2EE Software Engineer
9 16 (8.38%) C# .NET Developer
10 13 (6.81%) Web Developer
11 11 (5.76%) Front-End Developer
12 10 (5.24%) Team Leader
12 10 (5.24%) Java Team Leader
13 7 (3.66%) Programmer
13 7 (3.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 7 (3.66%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (47.64%) Spring
2 89 (46.60%) HTML
3 52 (27.23%) CSS
4 51 (26.70%) J2EE
5 40 (20.94%) Java EE
6 39 (20.42%) Web Services
6 39 (20.42%) .NET
7 36 (18.85%) Hibernate
8 32 (16.75%) Apache Wicket
9 28 (14.66%) ASP.NET
10 22 (11.52%) jQuery
10 22 (11.52%) Ajax
10 22 (11.52%) REST
11 21 (10.99%) JSR 170
12 17 (8.90%) HTML5
13 16 (8.38%) XML
14 15 (7.85%) Ruby on Rails
15 14 (7.33%) Play Framework
15 14 (7.33%) CSS3
16 12 (6.28%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 39 (20.42%) Computer Science
2 38 (19.90%) Mathematics
3 26 (13.61%) Physics
4 17 (8.90%) Open Source
5 11 (5.76%) 3D Graphics
6 9 (4.71%) Visualisation
7 7 (3.66%) Hedge funds
7 7 (3.66%) Digital Media
8 5 (2.62%) Firmware
9 3 (1.57%) Web 2.0
9 3 (1.57%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.52%) Replication
10 1 (0.52%) Clustering
10 1 (0.52%) VLE
10 1 (0.52%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.52%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.52%) DataPower
10 1 (0.52%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.52%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.52%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 50 (26.18%) Linux
2 31 (16.23%) UNIX
3 3 (1.57%) Windows
3 3 (1.57%) Android
3 3 (1.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (33.51%) OO
2 51 (26.70%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (21.99%) Software Engineering
4 38 (19.90%) Scrum
5 34 (17.80%) Web Development
6 33 (17.28%) MVC
7 19 (9.95%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (8.90%) OOD
9 16 (8.38%) Automated Testing
10 15 (7.85%) UML
10 15 (7.85%) TDD
11 12 (6.28%) Multithreading
12 11 (5.76%) Unit Testing
12 11 (5.76%) Configuration Management
13 9 (4.71%) Web Design
13 9 (4.71%) SOA
13 9 (4.71%) Responsive Web Design
13 9 (4.71%) Parallel Programming
14 6 (3.14%) Continuous Improvement
14 6 (3.14%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 78 (40.84%) JavaScript
2 60 (31.41%) SQL
3 51 (26.70%) C#
4 34 (17.80%) C++
5 23 (12.04%) Python
6 20 (10.47%) C
7 18 (9.42%) Ruby
8 17 (8.90%) Scala
9 13 (6.81%) PHP
10 11 (5.76%) Perl
11 6 (3.14%) VB
12 5 (2.62%) Embedded C
12 5 (2.62%) Embedded C++
12 5 (2.62%) Assembly Language
13 4 (2.09%) Bash Shell
13 4 (2.09%) LotusScript
14 3 (1.57%) Formula Language
15 2 (1.05%) VB6
15 2 (1.05%) Shell Script
15 2 (1.05%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (24.61%) Degree
2 11 (5.76%) PhD
3 1 (0.52%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.09%) QA
2 1 (0.52%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (1.57%) Nagios
1 3 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.57%) collectd
1 3 (1.57%) Ganglia
1 3 (1.57%) Puppet
2 1 (0.52%) OpenView
2 1 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (9.95%) Oracle
2 12 (6.28%) Google
3 5 (2.62%) Lotus
4 4 (2.09%) IBM
5 3 (1.57%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.05%) hybris
6 2 (1.05%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.05%) JBoss
7 1 (0.52%) SAP
7 1 (0.52%) HP
7 1 (0.52%) Intel
7 1 (0.52%) Citrix
7 1 (0.52%) Micro Focus
7 1 (0.52%) Wall Street Systems
7 1 (0.52%) Blackboard
7 1 (0.52%) Kony
Cramlington, Northumberland
Gem Partnership
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: 28,000 to £37,000
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £38,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 22,000 - 26,000 + Bonus + Pension + Medical
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Catalyst
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Catalyst
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Gem Partnership
Salary: From £32,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Darlington, County Durham
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Octad
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum £30,000-36,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £39,000 per annum (DOE) + exceptional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Accenture
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Accenture
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: £30,000 per annum (DOE), plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: £30,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary depending on experience, plus excellent
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Scott Logic Limited
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago