The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the North East region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 7 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Java 119 96 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 14.34% 14.12% 15.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.87% 27.04% 29.53%
Number of salaries quoted 57 86 96
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
427 355 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 51.45% 52.21% 52.18%
Number of salaries quoted 317 313 371
Average salary £30,500 £37,250 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.12% +12.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £49,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java
England

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 1 August 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 1 August 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 +5 118 £32,500 -20.24% 50
Durham +12 4 £46,250 -
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 93 (38.11%) Spring
2 90 (36.89%) HTML
3 78 (31.97%) JavaScript
4 72 (29.51%) SQL
5 71 (29.10%) C#
6 67 (27.46%) Linux
7 66 (27.05%) Degree
8 64 (26.23%) UNIX
9 62 (25.41%) OO
10 58 (23.77%) C
11 52 (21.31%) Software Engineering
12 49 (20.08%) Agile Software Development
13 46 (18.85%) CSS
14 45 (18.44%) Finance
15 44 (18.03%) C++
15 44 (18.03%) Computer Science
16 42 (17.21%) .NET
17 41 (16.80%) Mathematics
18 40 (16.39%) Web Development
19 39 (15.98%) J2EE
19 39 (15.98%) Scrum
20 38 (15.57%) MVC
20 38 (15.57%) Tomcat
21 35 (14.34%) Web Services
21 35 (14.34%) Java EE
21 35 (14.34%) Subversion
21 35 (14.34%) Apache Wicket
22 31 (12.70%) Python
23 30 (12.30%) JUnit
24 29 (11.89%) JSR 170

Java
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 38 (15.57%) Tomcat
2 9 (3.69%) Apache
3 4 (1.64%) Lotus Domino
4 3 (1.23%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.82%) Node.js
5 2 (0.82%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.82%) Tuxedo
5 2 (0.82%) MQSeries
5 2 (0.82%) Moodle
6 1 (0.41%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.41%) Documentum
6 1 (0.41%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (1.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (9.02%) Intranet
1 22 (9.02%) Internet
2 12 (4.92%) HTTP
3 4 (1.64%) Bluetooth
3 4 (1.64%) Ethernet
4 3 (1.23%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (1.23%) Firewall
5 2 (0.82%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.82%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (9.02%) Jackrabbit
2 19 (7.79%) Relational Database
3 14 (5.74%) Oracle Database
4 12 (4.92%) MySQL
5 9 (3.69%) SQL Server
6 7 (2.87%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.82%) DB2
8 2 (0.82%) InterSystems Cache
8 2 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 35 (14.34%) Subversion
2 30 (12.30%) JUnit
3 25 (10.25%) Maven
4 19 (7.79%) Jenkins
5 18 (7.38%) Git (software)
6 11 (4.51%) Selenium
7 9 (3.69%) Eclipse
8 6 (2.46%) CruiseControl
8 6 (2.46%) JIRA
9 4 (1.64%) QuickTest Pro
9 4 (1.64%) LoadRunner
9 4 (1.64%) Ant
10 3 (1.23%) Visual Studio
10 3 (1.23%) RSpec
10 3 (1.23%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.23%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.23%) Facilita Forecast
11 1 (0.41%) TestNG
11 1 (0.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.41%) WinRunner
General
1 45 (18.44%) Finance
2 5 (2.05%) Games
3 2 (0.82%) Advertising
4 1 (0.41%) Marketing
4 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 179 (73.36%) Developer
2 118 (48.36%) Java Developer
3 31 (12.70%) Software Developer
4 30 (12.30%) Software Engineer
5 29 (11.89%) .NET Developer
6 26 (10.66%) Senior Developer
7 25 (10.25%) Senior Java Developer
8 24 (9.84%) Java Software Engineer
8 24 (9.84%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 23 (9.43%) Analyst
10 18 (7.38%) Programmer
11 14 (5.74%) J2EE Developer
11 14 (5.74%) J2EE Software Engineer
12 13 (5.33%) C# Developer
13 12 (4.92%) Web Developer
13 12 (4.92%) Team Leader
14 11 (4.51%) Java Team Leader
14 11 (4.51%) Java Software Developer
14 11 (4.51%) Junior
15 9 (3.69%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (38.11%) Spring
2 90 (36.89%) HTML
3 46 (18.85%) CSS
4 42 (17.21%) .NET
5 39 (15.98%) J2EE
6 35 (14.34%) Web Services
6 35 (14.34%) Java EE
6 35 (14.34%) Apache Wicket
7 29 (11.89%) JSR 170
8 27 (11.07%) jQuery
8 27 (11.07%) Hibernate
9 24 (9.84%) ASP.NET
10 21 (8.61%) HTML5
11 20 (8.20%) XML
12 18 (7.38%) MooTools
12 18 (7.38%) JAX-WS
13 16 (6.56%) Spring MVC
14 15 (6.15%) Ajax
14 15 (6.15%) SOAP
14 15 (6.15%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 44 (18.03%) Computer Science
2 41 (16.80%) Mathematics
3 21 (8.61%) Open Source
4 15 (6.15%) Physics
5 13 (5.33%) Client/Server
6 10 (4.10%) Digital Media
7 4 (1.64%) Replication
7 4 (1.64%) Firmware
8 3 (1.23%) PACS
8 3 (1.23%) Smartcard
8 3 (1.23%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.82%) 3D Graphics
10 1 (0.41%) Statistics
10 1 (0.41%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.41%) NHS
10 1 (0.41%) VLE
10 1 (0.41%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 67 (27.46%) Linux
2 64 (26.23%) UNIX
3 12 (4.92%) Windows
4 3 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.23%) Android
5 2 (0.82%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (25.41%) OO
2 52 (21.31%) Software Engineering
3 49 (20.08%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (16.39%) Web Development
5 39 (15.98%) Scrum
6 38 (15.57%) MVC
7 18 (7.38%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (7.38%) Automated Testing
8 12 (4.92%) Problem Management
9 11 (4.51%) TDD
9 11 (4.51%) Configuration Management
10 9 (3.69%) Responsive Web Design
10 9 (3.69%) Waterfall
10 9 (3.69%) Web Design
11 8 (3.28%) OOD
11 8 (3.28%) Unit Testing
12 6 (2.46%) Automation Testing
12 6 (2.46%) OOP
12 6 (2.46%) Test Scripting
12 6 (2.46%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 78 (31.97%) JavaScript
2 72 (29.51%) SQL
3 71 (29.10%) C#
4 58 (23.77%) C
5 44 (18.03%) C++
6 31 (12.70%) Python
7 18 (7.38%) Scala
7 18 (7.38%) Ruby
8 17 (6.97%) Shell Script
9 13 (5.33%) Perl
10 12 (4.92%) AWK
10 12 (4.92%) PHP
10 12 (4.92%) sed
11 4 (1.64%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.64%) LotusScript
11 4 (1.64%) Assembly Language
11 4 (1.64%) Embedded C
11 4 (1.64%) Embedded C++
12 3 (1.23%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 66 (27.05%) Degree
2 5 (2.05%) PhD
3 3 (1.23%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.23%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.41%) OCPJP
4 1 (0.41%) ISEB
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.41%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.05%) QA
2 4 (1.64%) SLA
3 3 (1.23%) DICOM
Systems Management
1 3 (1.23%) Ganglia
1 3 (1.23%) Nagios
1 3 (1.23%) Puppet
1 3 (1.23%) collectd
1 3 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.41%) OpenView
Vendors
1 24 (9.84%) Oracle
2 12 (4.92%) Google
3 10 (4.10%) JBoss
4 4 (1.64%) Lotus
5 3 (1.23%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.23%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.82%) Sencha
6 2 (0.82%) hybris
6 2 (0.82%) TIBCO
6 2 (0.82%) Blackboard
7 1 (0.41%) Wall Street Systems
7 1 (0.41%) Sun
7 1 (0.41%) HP
7 1 (0.41%) Citrix
7 1 (0.41%) Apple
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Salary: From £20,000 to £50,000 per annum Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum depending on experience, plus excellent benefi
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £44000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
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Salary: From £25,926 to £28,389 per annum
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Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
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Salary: From £28,000 to £28,000 per annum
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