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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 8 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 132 106 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 16.22% 16.16% 16.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.46% 32.92% 30.27%
Number of salaries quoted 67 94 92
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 £24,000 £24,850 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
448 322 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 55.04% 49.09% 54.53%
Number of salaries quoted 323 282 354
Average salary £32,500 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 0 128 £31,000 -17.33% 38
Durham +1 4 - - 2
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 84 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (33.19%) Linux
3 73 (31.47%) SQL
4 69 (29.74%) Degree
5 68 (29.31%) UNIX
6 67 (28.88%) C#
7 65 (28.02%) Spring
8 63 (27.16%) HTML
8 63 (27.16%) C
9 60 (25.86%) C++
10 57 (24.57%) JavaScript
11 55 (23.71%) OO
12 51 (21.98%) Computer Science
13 45 (19.40%) Software Engineering
14 44 (18.97%) Mathematics
15 39 (16.81%) Python
16 36 (15.52%) Scrum
17 34 (14.66%) Web Services
18 31 (13.36%) CSS
18 31 (13.36%) Finance
18 31 (13.36%) Web Development
18 31 (13.36%) Mentoring
19 30 (12.93%) MVC
20 29 (12.50%) .NET
21 28 (12.07%) XML
22 27 (11.64%) Relational Database
23 26 (11.21%) Subversion
24 25 (10.78%) Tomcat
25 24 (10.34%) Oracle
26 23 (9.91%) Java EE

Java
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 25 (10.78%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.29%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.29%) Node.js
3 2 (0.86%) WebLogic
3 2 (0.86%) Moodle
3 2 (0.86%) Confluence
4 1 (0.43%) Documentum
4 1 (0.43%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.43%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.29%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.62%) Intranet
1 20 (8.62%) Internet
2 10 (4.31%) HTTP
3 7 (3.02%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.29%) ATM
5 2 (0.86%) FTP
5 2 (0.86%) Firewall
5 2 (0.86%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (11.64%) Relational Database
2 17 (7.33%) Oracle Database
3 15 (6.47%) Jackrabbit
4 12 (5.17%) MySQL
5 7 (3.02%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (2.16%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (2.16%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.16%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.72%) SQL Server
8 3 (1.29%) DB2
8 3 (1.29%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.86%) InterSystems Cache
10 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 26 (11.21%) Subversion
2 22 (9.48%) JUnit
3 20 (8.62%) Jenkins
4 19 (8.19%) Maven
5 16 (6.90%) Selenium
6 12 (5.17%) Git (software)
7 10 (4.31%) Eclipse
8 8 (3.45%) JIRA
9 6 (2.59%) CruiseControl
10 5 (2.16%) QuickTest Pro
10 5 (2.16%) LoadRunner
10 5 (2.16%) Visual Studio
10 5 (2.16%) Facilita Forecast
11 3 (1.29%) Redmine
11 3 (1.29%) Ant
11 3 (1.29%) WebDriver
12 2 (0.86%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.86%) Hudson
12 2 (0.86%) RSpec
12 2 (0.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 31 (13.36%) Finance
2 15 (6.47%) Banking
3 5 (2.16%) Games
4 3 (1.29%) Retail
4 3 (1.29%) Advertising
5 2 (0.86%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 144 (62.07%) Developer
2 89 (38.36%) Java Developer
3 38 (16.38%) Software Developer
4 35 (15.09%) Software Engineer
5 30 (12.93%) Analyst
6 23 (9.91%) Programmer
7 21 (9.05%) .NET Developer
8 18 (7.76%) Java Software Engineer
9 11 (4.74%) Analyst Programmer
9 11 (4.74%) Java Software Developer
10 10 (4.31%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 10 (4.31%) Senior Java Developer
10 10 (4.31%) Senior Developer
10 10 (4.31%) Graduate
11 9 (3.88%) Junior
11 9 (3.88%) Lead Developer
12 8 (3.45%) J2EE Developer
12 8 (3.45%) Architect
12 8 (3.45%) Web Developer
12 8 (3.45%) J2EE Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (28.02%) Spring
2 63 (27.16%) HTML
3 34 (14.66%) Web Services
4 31 (13.36%) CSS
5 29 (12.50%) .NET
6 28 (12.07%) XML
7 23 (9.91%) Java EE
7 23 (9.91%) Apache Wicket
8 22 (9.48%) SOAP
8 22 (9.48%) HTML5
9 21 (9.05%) jQuery
9 21 (9.05%) JSR 170
10 18 (7.76%) J2EE
11 16 (6.90%) Spring MVC
11 16 (6.90%) Hibernate
11 16 (6.90%) MooTools
12 15 (6.47%) JAX-WS
13 13 (5.60%) Ajax
13 13 (5.60%) ASP.NET
14 12 (5.17%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 51 (21.98%) Computer Science
2 44 (18.97%) Mathematics
3 21 (9.05%) Open Source
4 20 (8.62%) Client/Server
5 18 (7.76%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (5.60%) Mobile Payment
7 12 (5.17%) Mobile Banking
8 10 (4.31%) Mobile App
8 10 (4.31%) Physics
9 8 (3.45%) Digital Media
10 7 (3.02%) Replication
11 6 (2.59%) User Experience
12 5 (2.16%) Smartcard
12 5 (2.16%) Mainframe
12 5 (2.16%) PACS
13 3 (1.29%) Tandem
13 3 (1.29%) Cryptography
13 3 (1.29%) 3D Graphics
13 3 (1.29%) EMV
13 3 (1.29%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 77 (33.19%) Linux
2 68 (29.31%) UNIX
3 21 (9.05%) Windows
4 10 (4.31%) Android
5 9 (3.88%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.29%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.29%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.86%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (36.21%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (23.71%) OO
3 45 (19.40%) Software Engineering
4 36 (15.52%) Scrum
5 31 (13.36%) Web Development
5 31 (13.36%) Mentoring
6 30 (12.93%) MVC
7 18 (7.76%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (7.33%) Automated Testing
9 15 (6.47%) TDD
9 15 (6.47%) Problem Management
9 15 (6.47%) Waterfall
10 12 (5.17%) Mobile Commerce
11 9 (3.88%) Unit Testing
12 8 (3.45%) Configuration Management
12 8 (3.45%) OOP
12 8 (3.45%) Change Management
12 8 (3.45%) OOD
12 8 (3.45%) Responsive Web Design
12 8 (3.45%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 73 (31.47%) SQL
2 67 (28.88%) C#
3 63 (27.16%) C
4 60 (25.86%) C++
5 57 (24.57%) JavaScript
6 39 (16.81%) Python
7 22 (9.48%) Ruby
8 19 (8.19%) Shell Script
9 17 (7.33%) Perl
10 16 (6.90%) Scala
11 12 (5.17%) sed
11 12 (5.17%) PHP
11 12 (5.17%) AWK
12 7 (3.02%) Bash Shell
13 6 (2.59%) COBOL
14 5 (2.16%) VB
15 3 (1.29%) VBA
15 3 (1.29%) PL/1
15 3 (1.29%) JCL
15 3 (1.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 69 (29.74%) Degree
2 6 (2.59%) SC Cleared
2 6 (2.59%) Security Cleared
2 6 (2.59%) PhD
3 3 (1.29%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (1.29%) Sun Certification
3 3 (1.29%) OCPJP
4 1 (0.43%) HNC
4 1 (0.43%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.03%) QA
2 7 (3.02%) SLA
3 5 (2.16%) TickIT
3 5 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 12207
3 5 (2.16%) DICOM
3 5 (2.16%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.16%) ISO 9001
3 5 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.29%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 4 (1.72%) Puppet
1 4 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.86%) collectd
2 2 (0.86%) Nagios
2 2 (0.86%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 24 (10.34%) Oracle
2 10 (4.31%) JBoss
3 8 (3.45%) Google
4 5 (2.16%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.29%) IBM
5 3 (1.29%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.29%) Sun
5 3 (1.29%) HP
5 3 (1.29%) NCR
5 3 (1.29%) VocaLink
5 3 (1.29%) Sencha
6 2 (0.86%) Blackboard
6 2 (0.86%) hybris
7 1 (0.43%) Apple
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Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum
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Salary: Competitive plus Benefits
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