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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 9 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Java 104 87 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 12.84% 13.20% 15.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.30% 24.30% 29.74%
Number of salaries quoted 54 77 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 £47,000 £50,000 £44,200
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
428 358 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 52.84% 54.32% 50.98%
Number of salaries quoted 334 315 357
Average salary £32,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.32% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +5 103 £32,500 -18.75% 40
Durham +11 5 £47,500 -
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 97 (40.93%) Spring
2 95 (40.08%) HTML
3 82 (34.60%) JavaScript
4 69 (29.11%) C#
4 69 (29.11%) SQL
5 65 (27.43%) OO
6 63 (26.58%) Linux
7 60 (25.32%) UNIX
8 57 (24.05%) Degree
9 55 (23.21%) Software Engineering
10 52 (21.94%) C
11 48 (20.25%) CSS
11 48 (20.25%) Finance
11 48 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
12 45 (18.99%) J2EE
13 44 (18.57%) Computer Science
14 42 (17.72%) .NET
14 42 (17.72%) Tomcat
15 41 (17.30%) Mathematics
15 41 (17.30%) Web Development
16 39 (16.46%) Java EE
16 39 (16.46%) Apache Wicket
16 39 (16.46%) C++
17 38 (16.03%) Scrum
18 37 (15.61%) Subversion
19 35 (14.77%) MVC
20 31 (13.08%) Web Services
20 31 (13.08%) JSR 170
21 29 (12.24%) JUnit
22 28 (11.81%) Python

Java
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 42 (17.72%) Tomcat
2 12 (5.06%) Apache
3 4 (1.69%) Lotus Domino
4 3 (1.27%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.84%) Tuxedo
5 2 (0.84%) MQSeries
5 2 (0.84%) Moodle
6 1 (0.42%) Node.js
6 1 (0.42%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.42%) Documentum
6 1 (0.42%) SAS
6 1 (0.42%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (1.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.44%) Intranet
1 20 (8.44%) Internet
2 12 (5.06%) HTTP
3 5 (2.11%) Bluetooth
3 5 (2.11%) Ethernet
4 3 (1.27%) Firewall
4 3 (1.27%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (0.84%) FTP
6 1 (0.42%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (9.28%) Jackrabbit
2 14 (5.91%) Relational Database
3 13 (5.49%) MySQL
4 10 (4.22%) SQL Server
4 10 (4.22%) Oracle Database
5 5 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.84%) InterSystems Cache
6 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.84%) DB2
7 1 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 37 (15.61%) Subversion
2 29 (12.24%) JUnit
3 26 (10.97%) Maven
4 19 (8.02%) Git (software)
5 18 (7.59%) Jenkins
6 10 (4.22%) Selenium
7 9 (3.80%) Eclipse
8 6 (2.53%) CruiseControl
8 6 (2.53%) JIRA
9 4 (1.69%) Ant
9 4 (1.69%) QuickTest Pro
9 4 (1.69%) LoadRunner
10 3 (1.27%) Visual Studio
10 3 (1.27%) Facilita Forecast
10 3 (1.27%) RSpec
10 3 (1.27%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.27%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.42%) WinRunner
General
1 48 (20.25%) Finance
2 5 (2.11%) Games
3 2 (0.84%) Advertising
4 1 (0.42%) Publishing
4 1 (0.42%) Marketing
4 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 181 (76.37%) Developer
2 122 (51.48%) Java Developer
3 30 (12.66%) Software Engineer
3 30 (12.66%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 29 (12.24%) Senior Developer
4 29 (12.24%) Software Developer
4 29 (12.24%) .NET Developer
5 28 (11.81%) Senior Java Developer
6 25 (10.55%) Java Software Engineer
7 20 (8.44%) Analyst
8 17 (7.17%) Programmer
9 16 (6.75%) J2EE Developer
9 16 (6.75%) J2EE Software Engineer
10 15 (6.33%) C# Developer
11 13 (5.49%) Team Leader
12 12 (5.06%) Java Team Leader
12 12 (5.06%) Java Software Developer
12 12 (5.06%) Web Developer
13 11 (4.64%) C# .NET Developer
14 10 (4.22%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (40.93%) Spring
2 95 (40.08%) HTML
3 48 (20.25%) CSS
4 45 (18.99%) J2EE
5 42 (17.72%) .NET
6 39 (16.46%) Java EE
6 39 (16.46%) Apache Wicket
7 31 (13.08%) JSR 170
7 31 (13.08%) Web Services
8 28 (11.81%) Hibernate
9 26 (10.97%) ASP.NET
9 26 (10.97%) jQuery
10 21 (8.86%) HTML5
11 18 (7.59%) MooTools
11 18 (7.59%) JAX-WS
12 15 (6.33%) XML
13 14 (5.91%) Spring MVC
13 14 (5.91%) REST
13 14 (5.91%) CSS3
13 14 (5.91%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 44 (18.57%) Computer Science
2 41 (17.30%) Mathematics
3 20 (8.44%) Open Source
4 16 (6.75%) Physics
5 10 (4.22%) Digital Media
6 9 (3.80%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.11%) Firmware
8 4 (1.69%) Replication
9 3 (1.27%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.84%) 3D Graphics
10 2 (0.84%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.42%) Learning Management System
11 1 (0.42%) VLE
11 1 (0.42%) PACS
11 1 (0.42%) Statistics
11 1 (0.42%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 63 (26.58%) Linux
2 60 (25.32%) UNIX
3 9 (3.80%) Windows
4 3 (1.27%) Android
5 2 (0.84%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.42%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (27.43%) OO
2 55 (23.21%) Software Engineering
3 48 (20.25%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (17.30%) Web Development
5 38 (16.03%) Scrum
6 35 (14.77%) MVC
7 18 (7.59%) Automated Testing
8 16 (6.75%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (4.64%) Configuration Management
9 11 (4.64%) TDD
10 9 (3.80%) Web Design
10 9 (3.80%) Responsive Web Design
11 8 (3.38%) Unit Testing
11 8 (3.38%) Problem Management
12 7 (2.95%) OOD
13 6 (2.53%) OOP
13 6 (2.53%) Automation Testing
13 6 (2.53%) OWASP
14 5 (2.11%) Waterfall
14 5 (2.11%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 82 (34.60%) JavaScript
2 69 (29.11%) C#
2 69 (29.11%) SQL
3 52 (21.94%) C
4 39 (16.46%) C++
5 28 (11.81%) Python
6 17 (7.17%) Scala
7 16 (6.75%) Ruby
8 15 (6.33%) Shell Script
9 12 (5.06%) AWK
9 12 (5.06%) PHP
9 12 (5.06%) sed
10 9 (3.80%) Perl
11 6 (2.53%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.11%) Embedded C
12 5 (2.11%) Embedded C++
12 5 (2.11%) Assembly Language
13 3 (1.27%) LotusScript
13 3 (1.27%) Formula Language
13 3 (1.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (24.05%) Degree
2 5 (2.11%) PhD
3 3 (1.27%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.27%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.42%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.11%) QA
2 4 (1.69%) SLA
3 1 (0.42%) DICOM
Systems Management
1 3 (1.27%) Nagios
1 3 (1.27%) Ganglia
1 3 (1.27%) Puppet
1 3 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.27%) collectd
2 1 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.42%) OpenView
Vendors
1 19 (8.02%) Oracle
2 12 (5.06%) Google
3 8 (3.38%) JBoss
4 4 (1.69%) Lotus
5 3 (1.27%) Microsoft
6 2 (0.84%) Blackboard
6 2 (0.84%) hybris
6 2 (0.84%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.42%) Sencha
7 1 (0.42%) HP
7 1 (0.42%) Citrix
7 1 (0.42%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.42%) Apple
7 1 (0.42%) Wall Street Systems
Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Salary: To £40,500 + pkg
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Catalyst
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Concept Personnel
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £32,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Accenture
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Accenture
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum (doe) plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + excellent benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum (doe) plus excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Accenture
Posted: 13 days ago