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

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 14 13 18
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java 106 80 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 13.93% 13.01% 11.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.98% 23.81% 20.61%
Number of salaries quoted 90 70 50
Average salary £35,116 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.21% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
442 336 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 58.08% 54.63% 55.06%
Number of salaries quoted 388 297 316
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,218 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 December 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 29 December 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 -3 78 £37,500 -11.76% 11
Durham +5 19 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Teesside - 7 £35,000 -
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 99 (42.13%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (33.19%) C++
3 69 (29.36%) Linux
4 67 (28.51%) Degree
5 63 (26.81%) SQL
6 60 (25.53%) C#
7 57 (24.26%) Computer Science
8 56 (23.83%) Scrum
9 48 (20.43%) HTML
10 47 (20.00%) UNIX
11 41 (17.45%) C
12 40 (17.02%) Python
13 39 (16.60%) Mathematics
13 39 (16.60%) Banking
14 36 (15.32%) Software Engineering
14 36 (15.32%) XML
14 36 (15.32%) Oracle
15 35 (14.89%) Ruby
16 34 (14.47%) TDD
17 33 (14.04%) OO
17 33 (14.04%) Mentoring
18 32 (13.62%) Open Source
18 32 (13.62%) JavaScript
19 31 (13.19%) CSS
19 31 (13.19%) Relational Database
20 30 (12.77%) Mobile Payment
20 30 (12.77%) .NET
21 29 (12.34%) RESTful
21 29 (12.34%) Android
22 28 (11.91%) Mobile Banking

Java
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 10 (4.26%) Confluence
2 8 (3.40%) JBoss
2 8 (3.40%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (2.98%) Apache Solr
4 6 (2.55%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.13%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.28%) IIS
6 3 (1.28%) Node.js
7 2 (0.85%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.85%) Documentum
7 2 (0.85%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.43%) Moodle
8 1 (0.43%) FileNet
8 1 (0.43%) CMS
8 1 (0.43%) AquaLogic
8 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.43%) WebSphere Portal
8 1 (0.43%) SAS
8 1 (0.43%) TeamSite
8 1 (0.43%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (2.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.70%) BASE24
2 2 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.83%) TCP/IP
2 6 (2.55%) Intranet
2 6 (2.55%) Internet
3 4 (1.70%) ATM
4 2 (0.85%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.85%) HTTP
5 1 (0.43%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (13.19%) Relational Database
2 26 (11.06%) MongoDB
3 25 (10.64%) NoSQL
4 19 (8.09%) SQL Server
5 16 (6.81%) Oracle Database
6 9 (3.83%) MySQL
7 7 (2.98%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (2.98%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (2.55%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.70%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.70%) DB2
10 3 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.85%) QlikView
11 2 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 26 (11.06%) Jenkins
2 25 (10.64%) Git (software)
3 19 (8.09%) Selenium
4 18 (7.66%) Subversion
5 13 (5.53%) JIRA
6 11 (4.68%) JUnit
7 10 (4.26%) Maven
7 10 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (3.40%) Mercurial
9 7 (2.98%) Visual Studio
10 5 (2.13%) Eclipse
10 5 (2.13%) QuickTest Pro
10 5 (2.13%) LoadRunner
10 5 (2.13%) Facilita Forecast
11 4 (1.70%) Ant
12 3 (1.28%) CruiseControl
12 3 (1.28%) Redmine
13 2 (0.85%) Hudson
13 2 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (0.85%) TestNG
General
1 39 (16.60%) Banking
2 13 (5.53%) Finance
3 5 (2.13%) Games
4 4 (1.70%) Retail
5 3 (1.28%) Advertising
5 3 (1.28%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.85%) Back Office
6 2 (0.85%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.85%) German Language
7 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 117 (49.79%) Developer
2 47 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 44 (18.72%) Java Developer
4 43 (18.30%) Software Engineer
5 26 (11.06%) Graduate
6 23 (9.79%) Analyst
7 20 (8.51%) Architect
8 14 (5.96%) Consultant
8 14 (5.96%) Lead Developer
9 13 (5.53%) Java Software Developer
10 11 (4.68%) Solutions Architect
11 9 (3.83%) .NET Developer
12 8 (3.40%) C# Developer
12 8 (3.40%) QA Engineer
12 8 (3.40%) Programmer
12 8 (3.40%) Quality Engineer
12 8 (3.40%) Software Quality Engineer
13 7 (2.98%) Applications Support
13 7 (2.98%) Web Developer
13 7 (2.98%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (20.43%) HTML
2 36 (15.32%) XML
3 31 (13.19%) CSS
4 30 (12.77%) .NET
5 29 (12.34%) RESTful
6 27 (11.49%) SOAP
6 27 (11.49%) Spring
6 27 (11.49%) JSON
7 26 (11.06%) Web Services
8 24 (10.21%) HTML5
9 16 (6.81%) iOS SDK
10 14 (5.96%) Play Framework
10 14 (5.96%) ASP.NET
11 13 (5.53%) XSLT
12 12 (5.11%) Spring MVC
12 12 (5.11%) WCF
13 11 (4.68%) Django
14 10 (4.26%) Hibernate
15 8 (3.40%) .NET Framework
15 8 (3.40%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 57 (24.26%) Computer Science
2 39 (16.60%) Mathematics
3 32 (13.62%) Open Source
4 30 (12.77%) Mobile Payment
5 28 (11.91%) Mobile Banking
6 19 (8.09%) Mobile App
7 18 (7.66%) Client/Server
8 14 (5.96%) Algorithms
9 13 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (2.98%) 3D Graphics
11 6 (2.55%) Physics
11 6 (2.55%) Mainframe
12 5 (2.13%) Data Structures
12 5 (2.13%) PACS
12 5 (2.13%) Smartcard
13 4 (1.70%) Replication
13 4 (1.70%) EMV
13 4 (1.70%) Tandem
13 4 (1.70%) Cryptography
14 3 (1.28%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 69 (29.36%) Linux
2 47 (20.00%) UNIX
3 29 (12.34%) Android
4 27 (11.49%) Windows
5 23 (9.79%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.70%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.70%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.28%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (42.13%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (23.83%) Scrum
3 36 (15.32%) Software Engineering
4 34 (14.47%) TDD
5 33 (14.04%) OO
5 33 (14.04%) Mentoring
6 28 (11.91%) Mobile Commerce
7 22 (9.36%) MVC
7 22 (9.36%) Web Development
7 22 (9.36%) Waterfall
8 20 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (7.23%) Automated Testing
10 13 (5.53%) Problem Management
11 11 (4.68%) Unit Testing
12 10 (4.26%) Kanban
12 10 (4.26%) DevOps
13 9 (3.83%) Change Management
13 9 (3.83%) OOP
14 8 (3.40%) OOD
14 8 (3.40%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 78 (33.19%) C++
2 63 (26.81%) SQL
3 60 (25.53%) C#
4 41 (17.45%) C
5 40 (17.02%) Python
6 35 (14.89%) Ruby
7 32 (13.62%) JavaScript
8 26 (11.06%) Scala
9 21 (8.94%) Perl
10 17 (7.23%) PHP
11 12 (5.11%) T-SQL
12 9 (3.83%) Shell Script
13 8 (3.40%) VB
14 7 (2.98%) COBOL
15 6 (2.55%) PL/SQL
16 5 (2.13%) XPath
17 4 (1.70%) PowerShell
17 4 (1.70%) Bash Shell
17 4 (1.70%) PL/1
17 4 (1.70%) JCL
Qualifications
1 67 (28.51%) Degree
2 12 (5.11%) Security Cleared
3 11 (4.68%) Sun Certification
4 9 (3.83%) PhD
5 5 (2.13%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.28%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (1.28%) OCPJP
7 2 (0.85%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.43%) HNC
8 1 (0.43%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.23%) QA
2 11 (4.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (4.68%) PCI DSS
3 8 (3.40%) ISO 9001
3 8 (3.40%) TickIT
3 8 (3.40%) ISO/IEC 12207
4 5 (2.13%) DICOM
5 4 (1.70%) ISO 8583
5 4 (1.70%) SLA
Systems Management
1 10 (4.26%) Puppet
1 10 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.43%) OpenView
Vendors
1 36 (15.32%) Oracle
2 7 (2.98%) Red Hat
3 6 (2.55%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.13%) HP
5 4 (1.70%) NCR
5 4 (1.70%) Adobe
5 4 (1.70%) VocaLink
5 4 (1.70%) Sencha
5 4 (1.70%) IBM
6 3 (1.28%) Sun
7 2 (0.85%) Perforce
8 1 (0.43%) Blackboard
8 1 (0.43%) Apple
8 1 (0.43%) Vignette
8 1 (0.43%) Lotus
8 1 (0.43%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.43%) Informatica
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Posted: 1 hour ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Durham, County Durham
IT Connections
Salary: £20,000 to £30,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
NHS Business Services Authority
Salary: From £25,783 to £34,530 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 - £29000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Darlington, County Durham
Atos
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago