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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 15 11 16
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java 92 114 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 12.72% 14.54% 10.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.37% 26.64% 20.11%
Number of salaries quoted 72 101 65
Average salary £42,500 £35,232 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.62% -17.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +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
475 428 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 65.70% 54.59% 51.23%
Number of salaries quoted 416 370 317
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 53 £35,000 - 20
Durham +7 32 £50,000 +5.26% 7
Teesside - 5 £24,000 -
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 60 (34.68%) Degree
2 59 (34.10%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (28.90%) C++
4 46 (26.59%) OO
5 43 (24.86%) C#
6 41 (23.70%) JavaScript
7 34 (19.65%) HTML
7 34 (19.65%) UML
8 33 (19.08%) Computer Science
9 32 (18.50%) .NET
10 31 (17.92%) CSS
11 30 (17.34%) Oracle
11 30 (17.34%) Scrum
11 30 (17.34%) Software Engineering
12 27 (15.61%) SQL
13 24 (13.87%) Microsoft
13 24 (13.87%) Spring
13 24 (13.87%) Android
14 23 (13.29%) Web Development
15 21 (12.14%) SQL Server
15 21 (12.14%) Mathematics
16 19 (10.98%) XML
17 18 (10.40%) Finance
17 18 (10.40%) Git (software)
18 17 (9.83%) Java EE
18 17 (9.83%) TDD
18 17 (9.83%) Banking
18 17 (9.83%) MVC
18 17 (9.83%) OOD
18 17 (9.83%) Linux

Java
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (6.36%) Apache Solr
2 6 (3.47%) MQSeries
3 4 (2.31%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.73%) JBoss
5 2 (1.16%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.16%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.16%) Confluence
5 2 (1.16%) Node.js
5 2 (1.16%) AquaLogic
6 1 (0.58%) IIS
6 1 (0.58%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (0.58%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.31%) SaaS
1 4 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.58%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.16%) HTTP
2 1 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.58%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.58%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.14%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 15 (8.67%) MySQL
3 8 (4.62%) QlikView
4 7 (4.05%) DB2
5 6 (3.47%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.89%) Spotfire
7 4 (2.31%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.31%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.31%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.31%) Big Data
8 3 (1.73%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (10.40%) Git (software)
2 13 (7.51%) JUnit
3 8 (4.62%) Subversion
4 7 (4.05%) Maven
4 7 (4.05%) JIRA
5 4 (2.31%) Visual Studio
5 4 (2.31%) Mercurial
5 4 (2.31%) Redmine
5 4 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.73%) ReSharper
6 3 (1.73%) Selenium
7 2 (1.16%) Apache Ivy
7 2 (1.16%) Gradle
7 2 (1.16%) Artifactory
7 2 (1.16%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.58%) WATIR
8 1 (0.58%) Android Studio
8 1 (0.58%) Facilita Forecast
8 1 (0.58%) LoadUI
8 1 (0.58%) Sahi
General
1 18 (10.40%) Finance
2 17 (9.83%) Banking
3 5 (2.89%) Games
3 5 (2.89%) Advertising
4 2 (1.16%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.58%) Marketing
5 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 94 (54.34%) Developer
2 46 (26.59%) Java Developer
3 27 (15.61%) Software Developer
4 24 (13.87%) Architect
5 22 (12.72%) Software Engineer
6 21 (12.14%) Solutions Architect
7 16 (9.25%) Consultant
8 13 (7.51%) Graduate
9 12 (6.94%) Senior Developer
9 12 (6.94%) Java Software Developer
10 11 (6.36%) Lead Developer
11 10 (5.78%) Senior Java Developer
12 9 (5.20%) Systems Engineer
13 7 (4.05%) Solutions Consultant
13 7 (4.05%) Applications Developer
14 6 (3.47%) C# Developer
14 6 (3.47%) C# Software Developer
15 5 (2.89%) Web Developer
16 4 (2.31%) Junior
16 4 (2.31%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (19.65%) HTML
2 32 (18.50%) .NET
3 31 (17.92%) CSS
4 24 (13.87%) Spring
5 19 (10.98%) XML
6 17 (9.83%) Java EE
7 16 (9.25%) jQuery
7 16 (9.25%) HTML5
8 14 (8.09%) J2EE
8 14 (8.09%) Hibernate
9 13 (7.51%) CSS3
9 13 (7.51%) Web Services
10 12 (6.94%) Swing
11 11 (6.36%) JSON
11 11 (6.36%) ASP.NET
12 10 (5.78%) REST
13 9 (5.20%) RESTful
14 8 (4.62%) .NET Framework
14 8 (4.62%) JavaFX
15 7 (4.05%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (19.08%) Computer Science
2 21 (12.14%) Mathematics
3 15 (8.67%) Open Source
4 14 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (7.51%) Mobile App
5 13 (7.51%) Mobile Banking
5 13 (7.51%) Mobile Payment
6 11 (6.36%) Algorithms
7 8 (4.62%) 3D Graphics
8 7 (4.05%) EFT
9 6 (3.47%) User Experience
10 5 (2.89%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (2.31%) Physics
12 3 (1.73%) CUDA
12 3 (1.73%) Smartcard
13 2 (1.16%) Data Structures
14 1 (0.58%) Visualisation
14 1 (0.58%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 24 (13.87%) Android
2 17 (9.83%) Linux
3 14 (8.09%) Windows
4 13 (7.51%) Apple iOS
4 13 (7.51%) UNIX
5 2 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (34.10%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (26.59%) OO
3 34 (19.65%) UML
4 30 (17.34%) Scrum
4 30 (17.34%) Software Engineering
5 23 (13.29%) Web Development
6 17 (9.83%) TDD
6 17 (9.83%) MVC
6 17 (9.83%) OOD
7 14 (8.09%) SOA
7 14 (8.09%) Unit Testing
8 13 (7.51%) Software Delivery
8 13 (7.51%) Mobile Commerce
9 11 (6.36%) Mentoring
10 10 (5.78%) Multithreading
11 9 (5.20%) Enterprise Architecture
12 8 (4.62%) Business Development
13 7 (4.05%) Business Analysis
13 7 (4.05%) Waterfall
14 6 (3.47%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 50 (28.90%) C++
2 43 (24.86%) C#
3 41 (23.70%) JavaScript
4 27 (15.61%) SQL
5 16 (9.25%) C
6 13 (7.51%) Python
7 11 (6.36%) Scala
8 10 (5.78%) PHP
8 10 (5.78%) Ruby
9 7 (4.05%) Perl
10 6 (3.47%) Objective-C
10 6 (3.47%) PHP5
11 4 (2.31%) PL/SQL
11 4 (2.31%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.31%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.73%) Clojure
12 3 (1.73%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.73%) VB
12 3 (1.73%) Delphi
13 2 (1.16%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 60 (34.68%) Degree
2 14 (8.09%) PhD
3 4 (2.31%) Sun Certification
3 4 (2.31%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.62%) PCI DSS
1 8 (4.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (4.05%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (2.31%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.16%) Vagrant
2 2 (1.16%) OpenView
2 2 (1.16%) Puppet
3 1 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (17.34%) Oracle
2 24 (13.87%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.47%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (3.47%) Pega
4 5 (2.89%) Tableau
4 5 (2.89%) Alteryx
5 4 (2.31%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.73%) HP
7 2 (1.16%) Informatica
7 2 (1.16%) Sybase
8 1 (0.58%) IBM
Stockton-on-tees, County Durham
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Darlington, County Durham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Excellent Salary and Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Durham, County Durham
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £33000 - £36500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + 22 Days Holiday, Home Working, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Darlington, County Durham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gateshead
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
NHS BSA
Salary: Up to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Central Employment
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £22,000 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £33000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago