The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 11 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Java 125 129 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 16.32% 15.52% 15.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.27% 28.73% 31.27%
Number of salaries quoted 114 60 91
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £43,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Java
England

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

Programming Languages Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
427 449 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 55.74% 54.03% 49.46%
Number of salaries quoted 377 316 283
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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
(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 -7 93 £40,000 +33.33% 39
Durham +9 31 £50,000 +33.33% 3
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 101 (45.91%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 85 (38.64%) CSS
4 82 (37.27%) HTML
5 69 (31.36%) Degree
6 64 (29.09%) C++
7 62 (28.18%) C#
8 49 (22.27%) Spring
9 48 (21.82%) UML
9 48 (21.82%) Microsoft
10 45 (20.45%) OO
11 43 (19.55%) .NET
12 41 (18.64%) Java EE
13 37 (16.82%) Software Engineering
13 37 (16.82%) REST
14 34 (15.45%) Scrum
15 33 (15.00%) XML
16 32 (14.55%) Linux
16 32 (14.55%) Python
16 32 (14.55%) Web Development
17 31 (14.09%) OOD
17 31 (14.09%) Oracle
17 31 (14.09%) SQL
18 30 (13.64%) MySQL
19 29 (13.18%) Swing
19 29 (13.18%) Finance
19 29 (13.18%) HTML5
20 28 (12.73%) AngularJS
21 27 (12.27%) Analytical Skills
21 27 (12.27%) Perl

Java
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 12 (5.45%) JBoss
2 11 (5.00%) CMS
3 9 (4.09%) Tomcat
4 8 (3.64%) Apache
5 6 (2.73%) Node.js
6 5 (2.27%) Alfresco
6 5 (2.27%) MQSeries
6 5 (2.27%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (1.36%) Zope
7 3 (1.36%) Plone
7 3 (1.36%) nginx
8 2 (0.91%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.91%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.91%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.27%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.27%) SaaS
2 10 (4.55%) PaaS
3 3 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.91%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.36%) HTTP
1 3 (1.36%) DNS
1 3 (1.36%) SSL
1 3 (1.36%) Firewall
2 2 (0.91%) Wireless
3 1 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (13.64%) MySQL
2 23 (10.45%) SQL Server
3 21 (9.55%) Big Data
4 12 (5.45%) MongoDB
5 11 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 9 (4.09%) NoSQL
6 9 (4.09%) DB2
6 9 (4.09%) RDBMS
7 7 (3.18%) QlikView
7 7 (3.18%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (2.73%) Oracle Database
9 5 (2.27%) Spotfire
10 4 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.36%) MariaDB
12 2 (0.91%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
13 1 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (10.00%) JUnit
2 13 (5.91%) Gradle
3 10 (4.55%) Subversion
4 8 (3.64%) Visual Studio
4 8 (3.64%) Jenkins
5 7 (3.18%) Git (software)
6 6 (2.73%) Selenium
7 5 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (2.27%) TestNG
7 5 (2.27%) Hudson
8 3 (1.36%) JIRA
8 3 (1.36%) Apache Ivy
9 2 (0.91%) Artifactory
9 2 (0.91%) ReSharper
9 2 (0.91%) Maven
9 2 (0.91%) Redmine
9 2 (0.91%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.45%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.45%) WATIR
10 1 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
General
1 29 (13.18%) Finance
2 7 (3.18%) Banking
3 1 (0.45%) Investment Banking
3 1 (0.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 139 (63.18%) Developer
2 77 (35.00%) Java Developer
3 34 (15.45%) Software Developer
4 29 (13.18%) Senior Developer
5 28 (12.73%) Architect
6 27 (12.27%) Senior Java Developer
7 23 (10.45%) Solutions Architect
8 19 (8.64%) Lead Developer
9 16 (7.27%) C# Developer
10 14 (6.36%) Software Engineer
11 13 (5.91%) C# Software Developer
12 12 (5.45%) Analyst
13 8 (3.64%) Test Analyst
14 7 (3.18%) QA Engineer
15 5 (2.27%) Graduate Software Developer
15 5 (2.27%) Graduate Developer
15 5 (2.27%) QA Analyst
15 5 (2.27%) Technical Leader
15 5 (2.27%) Graduate
15 5 (2.27%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (38.64%) CSS
2 82 (37.27%) HTML
3 49 (22.27%) Spring
4 43 (19.55%) .NET
5 41 (18.64%) Java EE
6 37 (16.82%) REST
7 33 (15.00%) XML
8 29 (13.18%) Swing
8 29 (13.18%) HTML5
9 28 (12.73%) AngularJS
10 26 (11.82%) CSS3
10 26 (11.82%) SOAP
11 24 (10.91%) Web Services
12 23 (10.45%) Hibernate
12 23 (10.45%) jQuery
13 20 (9.09%) JSON
13 20 (9.09%) RESTful
14 19 (8.64%) Ajax
15 17 (7.73%) JPA
15 17 (7.73%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.27%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 19 (8.64%) Mobile App
4 8 (3.64%) User Experience
5 6 (2.73%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.82%) EFT
8 3 (1.36%) Smartcard
8 3 (1.36%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.36%) 3D Graphics
8 3 (1.36%) Physics
8 3 (1.36%) Mobile Banking
8 3 (1.36%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (0.91%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.91%) CUDA
10 1 (0.45%) NHS
10 1 (0.45%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 32 (14.55%) Linux
2 15 (6.82%) UNIX
3 14 (6.36%) Windows
4 12 (5.45%) Android
5 9 (4.09%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.36%) CentOS
6 3 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.91%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.45%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (45.91%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (21.82%) UML
3 45 (20.45%) OO
4 37 (16.82%) Software Engineering
5 34 (15.45%) Scrum
6 32 (14.55%) Web Development
7 31 (14.09%) OOD
8 21 (9.55%) TDD
9 20 (9.09%) SOA
9 20 (9.09%) Software Delivery
10 19 (8.64%) SDLC
11 16 (7.27%) Open Source
11 16 (7.27%) MVC
12 15 (6.82%) Business Development
13 12 (5.45%) Automated Testing
13 12 (5.45%) Multithreading
13 12 (5.45%) Mentoring
14 9 (4.09%) API Development
14 9 (4.09%) API Design
14 9 (4.09%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 100 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 64 (29.09%) C++
3 62 (28.18%) C#
4 32 (14.55%) Python
5 31 (14.09%) SQL
6 27 (12.27%) Perl
7 24 (10.91%) PHP
8 22 (10.00%) C
8 22 (10.00%) Groovy
9 19 (8.64%) Ruby
10 16 (7.27%) Scala
11 9 (4.09%) PHP5
12 7 (3.18%) Clojure
13 5 (2.27%) Objective-C
13 5 (2.27%) Ada
14 3 (1.36%) VB
14 3 (1.36%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.36%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.91%) R
15 2 (0.91%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 69 (31.36%) Degree
2 12 (5.45%) PhD
3 2 (0.91%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.45%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.45%) ISEB
4 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.45%) MCSE
4 1 (0.45%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.00%) QA
2 3 (1.36%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (1.36%) qmail
1 3 (1.36%) Postfix
1 3 (1.36%) Varnish
2 2 (0.91%) vSphere
3 1 (0.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.36%) HAProxy
2 3 (1.36%) Puppet
2 3 (1.36%) Ansible
2 3 (1.36%) systemd
3 2 (0.91%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.91%) StatsD
4 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 48 (21.82%) Microsoft
2 31 (14.09%) Oracle
3 11 (5.00%) Sybase
4 5 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (2.27%) TIBCO
4 5 (2.27%) Pega
4 5 (2.27%) Tableau
4 5 (2.27%) Alteryx
5 4 (1.82%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.91%) Apigee
6 2 (0.91%) Mashery
6 2 (0.91%) IBM
7 1 (0.45%) HP
7 1 (0.45%) Intel
7 1 (0.45%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.45%) OpenText
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Durham, County Durham
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wallsend, Tyne and Wear
Searchability
Salary: £33963 - £37191 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Durham, County Durham
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + gym membership, parking + more
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
NHS BSA
Salary: From £46,164 to £57,069 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000- £90,000 plus attractive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Durham, County Durham
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £38000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Houghton Le Spring, Tyne and Wear
Leighton Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Accenture
Posted: 9 days ago