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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 9 9 15
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs citing Java 139 112 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 17.80% 13.54% 13.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.89% 25.63% 24.24%
Number of salaries quoted 130 56 78
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,000 £50,000
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
465 437 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 59.54% 52.84% 54.26%
Number of salaries quoted 408 334 320
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% -13.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 86 £40,000 +23.07% 23
Durham +14 52 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 96 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (37.29%) JavaScript
3 74 (31.36%) CSS
4 73 (30.93%) C++
5 72 (30.51%) HTML
5 72 (30.51%) Degree
6 70 (29.66%) C#
7 55 (23.31%) UML
8 53 (22.46%) OO
8 53 (22.46%) .NET
9 49 (20.76%) Microsoft
10 46 (19.49%) Software Engineering
11 44 (18.64%) Spring
12 37 (15.68%) Oracle
13 35 (14.83%) SQL
13 35 (14.83%) Java EE
14 34 (14.41%) XML
15 33 (13.98%) Scrum
15 33 (13.98%) Web Development
16 31 (13.14%) Finance
17 30 (12.71%) SQL Server
17 30 (12.71%) Python
18 29 (12.29%) Computer Science
19 28 (11.86%) jQuery
19 28 (11.86%) MySQL
20 27 (11.44%) Swing
20 27 (11.44%) OOD
20 27 (11.44%) REST
20 27 (11.44%) Analytical Skills
21 26 (11.02%) HTML5

Java
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (4.66%) CMS
2 9 (3.81%) Tomcat
3 8 (3.39%) JBoss
3 8 (3.39%) Apache
4 5 (2.12%) MQSeries
4 5 (2.12%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (2.12%) Alfresco
5 4 (1.69%) Apache Solr
6 3 (1.27%) nginx
6 3 (1.27%) Zope
6 3 (1.27%) Plone
7 2 (0.85%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.85%) Node.js
8 1 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.42%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (0.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.12%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.08%) SaaS
2 9 (3.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.27%) HTTP
1 3 (1.27%) DNS
1 3 (1.27%) SSL
1 3 (1.27%) Firewall
2 2 (0.85%) Wireless
3 1 (0.42%) GPRS
3 1 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (12.71%) SQL Server
2 28 (11.86%) MySQL
3 17 (7.20%) Big Data
4 11 (4.66%) MongoDB
5 9 (3.81%) Relational Database
5 9 (3.81%) DB2
6 8 (3.39%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (3.39%) NoSQL
7 7 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (2.97%) RDBMS
8 6 (2.54%) QlikView
9 5 (2.12%) Spotfire
9 5 (2.12%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.69%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.27%) MariaDB
12 1 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (6.78%) JUnit
2 12 (5.08%) Git (software)
3 11 (4.66%) Subversion
3 11 (4.66%) Gradle
4 9 (3.81%) Visual Studio
5 5 (2.12%) JIRA
6 4 (1.69%) Redmine
7 3 (1.27%) ReSharper
7 3 (1.27%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.85%) Artifactory
8 2 (0.85%) Maven
8 2 (0.85%) WATIR
8 2 (0.85%) Selenium
8 2 (0.85%) Apache Ivy
9 1 (0.42%) Facilita Forecast
9 1 (0.42%) LoadUI
9 1 (0.42%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.42%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.42%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.42%) JMeter
General
1 31 (13.14%) Finance
2 17 (7.20%) Banking
3 5 (2.12%) Advertising
4 1 (0.42%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.42%) Marketing
4 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 146 (61.86%) Developer
2 74 (31.36%) Java Developer
3 35 (14.83%) Software Developer
4 28 (11.86%) Architect
5 27 (11.44%) Solutions Architect
5 27 (11.44%) Senior Developer
6 25 (10.59%) Senior Java Developer
7 24 (10.17%) Software Engineer
8 19 (8.05%) Lead Developer
9 15 (6.36%) C# Developer
10 12 (5.08%) Graduate
10 12 (5.08%) C# Software Developer
11 9 (3.81%) Systems Engineer
12 8 (3.39%) Consultant
13 7 (2.97%) Web Developer
13 7 (2.97%) Solutions Consultant
14 6 (2.54%) Graduate Developer
14 6 (2.54%) Applications Developer
14 6 (2.54%) Analyst
15 5 (2.12%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (31.36%) CSS
2 72 (30.51%) HTML
3 53 (22.46%) .NET
4 44 (18.64%) Spring
5 35 (14.83%) Java EE
6 34 (14.41%) XML
7 28 (11.86%) jQuery
8 27 (11.44%) Swing
8 27 (11.44%) REST
9 26 (11.02%) HTML5
10 23 (9.75%) CSS3
11 22 (9.32%) AngularJS
12 21 (8.90%) Web Services
12 21 (8.90%) Hibernate
12 21 (8.90%) JSON
13 19 (8.05%) RESTful
14 17 (7.20%) .NET Framework
14 17 (7.20%) SOAP
15 15 (6.36%) Ajax
15 15 (6.36%) JavaFX
Miscellaneous
1 29 (12.29%) Computer Science
2 27 (11.44%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (9.75%) Mobile App
4 17 (7.20%) Mathematics
5 13 (5.51%) Mobile Banking
5 13 (5.51%) Mobile Payment
6 8 (3.39%) User Experience
7 7 (2.97%) EFT
8 5 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.27%) Smartcard
9 3 (1.27%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.27%) Physics
10 2 (0.85%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.85%) CUDA
10 2 (0.85%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (0.42%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 25 (10.59%) Android
2 23 (9.75%) Linux
3 15 (6.36%) Apple iOS
4 14 (5.93%) Windows
5 11 (4.66%) UNIX
6 3 (1.27%) CentOS
6 3 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.85%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.42%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (40.68%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (23.31%) UML
3 53 (22.46%) OO
4 46 (19.49%) Software Engineering
5 33 (13.98%) Scrum
5 33 (13.98%) Web Development
6 27 (11.44%) OOD
7 23 (9.75%) MVC
8 21 (8.90%) SOA
9 20 (8.47%) Software Delivery
10 19 (8.05%) SDLC
10 19 (8.05%) TDD
11 16 (6.78%) Mentoring
12 15 (6.36%) Business Development
13 13 (5.51%) Mobile Commerce
14 12 (5.08%) Open Source
15 10 (4.24%) Automated Testing
16 9 (3.81%) Multithreading
16 9 (3.81%) Configuration Management
17 8 (3.39%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 88 (37.29%) JavaScript
2 73 (30.93%) C++
3 70 (29.66%) C#
4 35 (14.83%) SQL
5 30 (12.71%) Python
6 24 (10.17%) PHP
7 22 (9.32%) Perl
7 22 (9.32%) C
8 19 (8.05%) Groovy
9 17 (7.20%) Ruby
10 15 (6.36%) Scala
11 9 (3.81%) PHP5
12 7 (2.97%) Clojure
13 6 (2.54%) Objective-C
14 5 (2.12%) Ada
15 4 (1.69%) VB
15 4 (1.69%) VB.NET
15 4 (1.69%) Shell Script
16 3 (1.27%) T-SQL
16 3 (1.27%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 72 (30.51%) Degree
2 10 (4.24%) PhD
3 3 (1.27%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.42%) ISEB
4 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.42%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.42%) MCSE
4 1 (0.42%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.81%) QA
2 8 (3.39%) PCI DSS
2 8 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (1.27%) qmail
1 3 (1.27%) Postfix
1 3 (1.27%) Varnish
2 2 (0.85%) vSphere
3 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.27%) Puppet
1 3 (1.27%) HAProxy
1 3 (1.27%) Ansible
1 3 (1.27%) systemd
2 2 (0.85%) Vagrant
2 2 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 49 (20.76%) Microsoft
2 37 (15.68%) Oracle
3 12 (5.08%) Sybase
4 5 (2.12%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (2.12%) TIBCO
4 5 (2.12%) Pega
4 5 (2.12%) Tableau
4 5 (2.12%) Alteryx
5 4 (1.69%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.85%) IBM
7 1 (0.42%) HP
7 1 (0.42%) Intel
7 1 (0.42%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.42%) OpenText
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