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 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
Rank 10 4 8
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Java 136 115 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 16.06% 17.64% 16.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.12% 37.22% 30.05%
Number of salaries quoted 85 102 83
Average salary £31,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,783 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +1.95%
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
467 309 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 55.14% 47.39% 53.74%
Number of salaries quoted 364 272 324
Average salary £34,750 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.71% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 20 October 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 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 -3 131 £31,000 -17.33% 33
Durham -10 5 - -
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 (38.72%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (31.06%) C++
2 73 (31.06%) Linux
3 70 (29.79%) SQL
4 62 (26.38%) C#
5 61 (25.96%) Degree
6 59 (25.11%) UNIX
7 54 (22.98%) C
7 54 (22.98%) HTML
8 53 (22.55%) Computer Science
9 49 (20.85%) JavaScript
10 45 (19.15%) Scrum
11 44 (18.72%) Spring
11 44 (18.72%) Mathematics
12 43 (18.30%) OO
12 43 (18.30%) Software Engineering
13 40 (17.02%) Python
14 33 (14.04%) XML
15 31 (13.19%) Ruby
15 31 (13.19%) Mentoring
16 29 (12.34%) Relational Database
16 29 (12.34%) Open Source
17 27 (11.49%) Oracle
18 26 (11.06%) MVC
18 26 (11.06%) TDD
18 26 (11.06%) Banking
18 26 (11.06%) HTML5
19 25 (10.64%) Jenkins
19 25 (10.64%) JSON
19 25 (10.64%) CSS

Java
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 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 15 (6.38%) Tomcat
2 10 (4.26%) JBoss
3 9 (3.83%) Confluence
4 5 (2.13%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.28%) Node.js
6 2 (0.85%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.85%) IIS
7 1 (0.43%) Documentum
7 1 (0.43%) SAS
7 1 (0.43%) Moodle
Applications
1 4 (1.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.70%) BASE24
2 2 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.09%) Intranet
1 19 (8.09%) Internet
2 8 (3.40%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.70%) ATM
4 2 (0.85%) HTTP
5 1 (0.43%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (12.34%) Relational Database
2 23 (9.79%) MongoDB
2 23 (9.79%) NoSQL
3 16 (6.81%) Oracle Database
4 11 (4.68%) MySQL
5 8 (3.40%) SQL Server
6 7 (2.98%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (2.55%) Jackrabbit
8 5 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.70%) DB2
10 3 (1.28%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (10.64%) Jenkins
2 19 (8.09%) Selenium
3 15 (6.38%) JIRA
4 11 (4.68%) JUnit
4 11 (4.68%) Subversion
5 10 (4.26%) Eclipse
6 9 (3.83%) Maven
7 7 (2.98%) Visual Studio
8 6 (2.55%) CruiseControl
8 6 (2.55%) Git (software)
9 5 (2.13%) QuickTest Pro
9 5 (2.13%) LoadRunner
9 5 (2.13%) Facilita Forecast
10 3 (1.28%) Redmine
10 3 (1.28%) Ant
11 2 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.85%) Hudson
11 2 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.85%) TestNG
General
1 26 (11.06%) Banking
2 11 (4.68%) Finance
3 4 (1.70%) Retail
4 3 (1.28%) Advertising
4 3 (1.28%) Games
5 2 (0.85%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.85%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.43%) German Language
Job Titles
1 135 (57.45%) Developer
2 73 (31.06%) Java Developer
3 44 (18.72%) Software Developer
4 41 (17.45%) Software Engineer
5 30 (12.77%) Analyst
6 19 (8.09%) Programmer
7 16 (6.81%) .NET Developer
7 16 (6.81%) Architect
7 16 (6.81%) Graduate
8 14 (5.96%) Lead Developer
9 13 (5.53%) Java Software Engineer
10 11 (4.68%) Analyst Programmer
10 11 (4.68%) Solutions Architect
10 11 (4.68%) Java Software Developer
11 9 (3.83%) QA Engineer
11 9 (3.83%) Senior Java Developer
11 9 (3.83%) Senior Developer
11 9 (3.83%) Junior
12 8 (3.40%) Quality Engineer
12 8 (3.40%) Software Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (22.98%) HTML
2 44 (18.72%) Spring
3 33 (14.04%) XML
4 26 (11.06%) HTML5
5 25 (10.64%) .NET
5 25 (10.64%) CSS
5 25 (10.64%) JSON
6 24 (10.21%) RESTful
7 23 (9.79%) SOAP
8 22 (9.36%) Web Services
9 14 (5.96%) Play Framework
10 13 (5.53%) J2EE
10 13 (5.53%) jQuery
10 13 (5.53%) Spring MVC
10 13 (5.53%) Java EE
11 12 (5.11%) XSLT
12 11 (4.68%) iOS SDK
13 10 (4.26%) Apache Wicket
13 10 (4.26%) Spring Batch
13 10 (4.26%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 53 (22.55%) Computer Science
2 44 (18.72%) Mathematics
3 29 (12.34%) Open Source
4 24 (10.21%) Mobile Payment
5 22 (9.36%) Mobile Banking
6 20 (8.51%) Client/Server
7 17 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (6.81%) Mobile App
9 8 (3.40%) Physics
10 7 (2.98%) Replication
11 6 (2.55%) Mainframe
11 6 (2.55%) Algorithms
12 5 (2.13%) Smartcard
12 5 (2.13%) PACS
13 4 (1.70%) Tandem
13 4 (1.70%) Cryptography
13 4 (1.70%) EMV
14 3 (1.28%) NHS
14 3 (1.28%) 3D Graphics
14 3 (1.28%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 73 (31.06%) Linux
2 59 (25.11%) UNIX
3 23 (9.79%) Windows
4 20 (8.51%) Android
5 17 (7.23%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.70%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.70%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.28%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (38.72%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (19.15%) Scrum
3 43 (18.30%) Software Engineering
3 43 (18.30%) OO
4 31 (13.19%) Mentoring
5 26 (11.06%) MVC
5 26 (11.06%) TDD
6 22 (9.36%) Mobile Commerce
7 21 (8.94%) Web Development
8 19 (8.09%) Waterfall
9 18 (7.66%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (7.66%) Automated Testing
10 15 (6.38%) Problem Management
11 9 (3.83%) Change Management
11 9 (3.83%) OOP
11 9 (3.83%) Unit Testing
11 9 (3.83%) Kanban
12 8 (3.40%) OOD
13 7 (2.98%) DevOps
14 6 (2.55%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 73 (31.06%) C++
2 70 (29.79%) SQL
3 62 (26.38%) C#
4 54 (22.98%) C
5 49 (20.85%) JavaScript
6 40 (17.02%) Python
7 31 (13.19%) Ruby
8 24 (10.21%) Scala
9 21 (8.94%) Perl
10 18 (7.66%) Shell Script
11 17 (7.23%) PHP
12 11 (4.68%) AWK
12 11 (4.68%) sed
13 7 (2.98%) Bash Shell
13 7 (2.98%) COBOL
13 7 (2.98%) VB
14 4 (1.70%) JCL
14 4 (1.70%) Objective-C
14 4 (1.70%) PL/1
14 4 (1.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 61 (25.96%) Degree
2 6 (2.55%) PhD
2 6 (2.55%) SC Cleared
2 6 (2.55%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.28%) OCPJP
3 3 (1.28%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (1.28%) Sun Certification
4 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.43%) HNC
5 1 (0.43%) HND
5 1 (0.43%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.81%) QA
2 10 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (4.26%) PCI DSS
3 8 (3.40%) ISO 9001
3 8 (3.40%) TickIT
3 8 (3.40%) ISO/IEC 12207
4 7 (2.98%) SLA
5 5 (2.13%) DICOM
6 4 (1.70%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 9 (3.83%) Puppet
1 9 (3.83%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 27 (11.49%) Oracle
2 5 (2.13%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.13%) Red Hat
3 4 (1.70%) HP
3 4 (1.70%) NCR
3 4 (1.70%) IBM
3 4 (1.70%) VocaLink
3 4 (1.70%) Sencha
4 3 (1.28%) Adobe
4 3 (1.28%) Sun
5 2 (0.85%) Perforce
6 1 (0.43%) Blackboard
6 1 (0.43%) Apple
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum Healthcare , Pension , Gym , Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum Healthcare , Pension , Gym , Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum £Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
North East
LA International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
CCP Games
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £27000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 20 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 20 days ago