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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 17 9 14
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java 82 85 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 10.99% 15.26% 12.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.11% 29.82% 24.42%
Number of salaries quoted 70 75 73
Average salary £35,000 £42,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +29.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
429 285 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 57.51% 51.17% 49.86%
Number of salaries quoted 375 249 316
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -15 54 £38,000 -10.58% 23
Durham +1 15 £27,500 -34.52% 3
Teesside - 8 £32,500 - 1
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 76 (38.97%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (30.77%) C++
3 55 (28.21%) Scrum
4 54 (27.69%) Computer Science
5 47 (24.10%) Banking
6 45 (23.08%) Degree
7 42 (21.54%) HTML
8 41 (21.03%) Mathematics
9 40 (20.51%) C#
10 38 (19.49%) Android
11 37 (18.97%) Mobile Payment
12 36 (18.46%) Mobile Banking
12 36 (18.46%) Open Source
12 36 (18.46%) Mobile Commerce
12 36 (18.46%) TDD
13 35 (17.95%) Software Engineering
13 35 (17.95%) OO
14 34 (17.44%) Linux
14 34 (17.44%) Python
14 34 (17.44%) .NET
15 33 (16.92%) SQL
16 32 (16.41%) Ruby
17 31 (15.90%) RESTful
17 31 (15.90%) Oracle
18 30 (15.38%) JSON
19 29 (14.87%) Scala
19 29 (14.87%) MongoDB
20 28 (14.36%) Git (software)
20 28 (14.36%) Web Development
20 28 (14.36%) SQL Server

Java
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 11 (5.64%) Confluence
2 10 (5.13%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (4.10%) Apache Solr
4 4 (2.05%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.54%) IIS
5 3 (1.54%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.03%) AquaLogic
6 2 (1.03%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.03%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.51%) JBoss
7 1 (0.51%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.51%) Documentum
7 1 (0.51%) TeamSite
7 1 (0.51%) FileNet
7 1 (0.51%) CMS
7 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.51%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (0.51%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (2.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.05%) BASE24
2 2 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.56%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.05%) ATM
3 2 (1.03%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.51%) GPRS
4 1 (0.51%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (14.87%) MongoDB
2 28 (14.36%) SQL Server
3 27 (13.85%) NoSQL
4 13 (6.67%) Relational Database
5 12 (6.15%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (4.62%) MySQL
7 5 (2.56%) DB2
8 4 (2.05%) Hadoop
8 4 (2.05%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.54%) QlikView
10 2 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.51%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (14.36%) Git (software)
2 25 (12.82%) Jenkins
3 18 (9.23%) Subversion
4 13 (6.67%) Selenium
5 12 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (6.15%) JIRA
6 10 (5.13%) Mercurial
7 7 (3.59%) Maven
7 7 (3.59%) JUnit
8 3 (1.54%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (1.03%) Ant
10 1 (0.51%) Android Studio
10 1 (0.51%) Sahi
10 1 (0.51%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.51%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.51%) Redmine
10 1 (0.51%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.51%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.51%) ProC
General
1 47 (24.10%) Banking
2 18 (9.23%) Finance
3 7 (3.59%) Games
4 6 (3.08%) Advertising
5 4 (2.05%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.05%) Retail
6 2 (1.03%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.03%) Back Office
6 2 (1.03%) German Language
7 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.51%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 107 (54.87%) Developer
2 40 (20.51%) Software Engineer
2 40 (20.51%) Java Developer
3 37 (18.97%) Software Developer
4 30 (15.38%) Graduate
5 20 (10.26%) Architect
6 18 (9.23%) Consultant
7 16 (8.21%) Solutions Architect
8 13 (6.67%) Java Software Developer
9 9 (4.62%) Lead Developer
9 9 (4.62%) C# Developer
9 9 (4.62%) Web Developer
9 9 (4.62%) Systems Engineer
10 8 (4.10%) Applications Developer
10 8 (4.10%) QA Engineer
11 7 (3.59%) Senior Java Developer
11 7 (3.59%) C# Software Developer
11 7 (3.59%) Software Quality Engineer
11 7 (3.59%) Senior Developer
11 7 (3.59%) Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (21.54%) HTML
2 34 (17.44%) .NET
3 31 (15.90%) RESTful
4 30 (15.38%) JSON
5 25 (12.82%) CSS
6 22 (11.28%) ASP.NET
7 20 (10.26%) XML
7 20 (10.26%) iOS SDK
8 19 (9.74%) HTML5
9 16 (8.21%) Spring
10 15 (7.69%) Play Framework
11 14 (7.18%) WCF
12 13 (6.67%) Web Services
12 13 (6.67%) Django
13 11 (5.64%) jQuery
14 10 (5.13%) J2EE
15 9 (4.62%) SOAP
16 8 (4.10%) Hibernate
17 7 (3.59%) .NET Framework
18 6 (3.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 54 (27.69%) Computer Science
2 41 (21.03%) Mathematics
3 37 (18.97%) Mobile Payment
4 36 (18.46%) Open Source
4 36 (18.46%) Mobile Banking
5 21 (10.77%) Mobile App
6 14 (7.18%) Algorithms
7 9 (4.62%) 3D Graphics
8 6 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (2.56%) Mainframe
10 4 (2.05%) EMV
10 4 (2.05%) EFT
10 4 (2.05%) Tandem
10 4 (2.05%) Cryptography
11 3 (1.54%) Data Structures
12 2 (1.03%) User Experience
12 2 (1.03%) Replication
12 2 (1.03%) PMI
12 2 (1.03%) CUDA
12 2 (1.03%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 38 (19.49%) Android
2 34 (17.44%) Linux
3 26 (13.33%) Apple iOS
4 20 (10.26%) Windows
5 11 (5.64%) UNIX
6 4 (2.05%) Windows XP
6 4 (2.05%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.54%) Windows Phone
8 2 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (38.97%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (28.21%) Scrum
3 36 (18.46%) TDD
3 36 (18.46%) Mobile Commerce
4 35 (17.95%) OO
4 35 (17.95%) Software Engineering
5 28 (14.36%) Web Development
6 23 (11.79%) Mentoring
7 18 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (8.21%) MVC
9 14 (7.18%) Automated Testing
9 14 (7.18%) Unit Testing
10 12 (6.15%) OOD
10 12 (6.15%) UML
11 11 (5.64%) DevOps
11 11 (5.64%) Kanban
12 9 (4.62%) Multithreading
12 9 (4.62%) Waterfall
13 8 (4.10%) OOP
13 8 (4.10%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 60 (30.77%) C++
2 40 (20.51%) C#
3 34 (17.44%) Python
4 33 (16.92%) SQL
5 32 (16.41%) Ruby
6 29 (14.87%) Scala
7 21 (10.77%) JavaScript
8 13 (6.67%) C
8 13 (6.67%) T-SQL
9 9 (4.62%) PHP
10 6 (3.08%) PL/SQL
11 5 (2.56%) Perl
11 5 (2.56%) COBOL
12 4 (2.05%) VB
12 4 (2.05%) PL/1
12 4 (2.05%) Shell Script
12 4 (2.05%) JCL
12 4 (2.05%) Objective-C
12 4 (2.05%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 45 (23.08%) Degree
2 13 (6.67%) PhD
3 10 (5.13%) Sun Certification
4 9 (4.62%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.54%) VCP4
6 2 (1.03%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.51%) HNC
7 1 (0.51%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 15 (7.69%) QA
1 15 (7.69%) PCI DSS
2 7 (3.59%) ISO 9001
2 7 (3.59%) TickIT
2 7 (3.59%) ISO/IEC 12207
3 4 (2.05%) ISO 8583
4 2 (1.03%) SLA
4 2 (1.03%) PMBOK
Systems Management
1 11 (5.64%) Puppet
1 11 (5.64%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.03%) OpenView
Vendors
1 31 (15.90%) Oracle
2 6 (3.08%) HP
3 5 (2.56%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.05%) Adobe
4 4 (2.05%) IBM
4 4 (2.05%) NCR
4 4 (2.05%) VocaLink
5 3 (1.54%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.03%) Perforce
6 2 (1.03%) Informatica
7 1 (0.51%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.51%) Sybase
7 1 (0.51%) Vignette
7 1 (0.51%) Pega
7 1 (0.51%) Sencha
7 1 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.51%) Lotus
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