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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 17 7 13
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Permanent jobs citing Java 99 129 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 12.50% 17.82% 11.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.57% 32.91% 23.37%
Number of salaries quoted 73 121 76
Average salary £40,000 £35,232 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.53% -6.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,647 £28,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,050 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
506 392 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 63.89% 54.14% 50.69%
Number of salaries quoted 437 344 329
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,300 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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
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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 -16 65 £37,750 +7.14% 18
Durham +1 23 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Teesside - 6 £24,000 -
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 60 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (30.59%) Degree
3 45 (26.47%) C++
4 41 (24.12%) OO
5 39 (22.94%) C#
6 36 (21.18%) Scrum
7 33 (19.41%) Computer Science
8 32 (18.82%) .NET
9 31 (18.24%) Oracle
10 30 (17.65%) SQL
10 30 (17.65%) HTML
11 28 (16.47%) Android
12 27 (15.88%) JavaScript
13 26 (15.29%) UML
13 26 (15.29%) Git (software)
14 25 (14.71%) CSS
15 24 (14.12%) SQL Server
15 24 (14.12%) Software Engineering
15 24 (14.12%) Banking
16 23 (13.53%) Mathematics
17 20 (11.76%) Finance
18 19 (11.18%) XML
18 19 (11.18%) Web Development
19 18 (10.59%) Spring
20 17 (10.00%) Linux
20 17 (10.00%) C
20 17 (10.00%) Mobile Commerce
20 17 (10.00%) Microsoft
20 17 (10.00%) Mobile App
20 17 (10.00%) Mobile Banking

Java
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (6.47%) Apache Solr
2 8 (4.71%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (4.12%) MQSeries
4 2 (1.18%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.18%) JBoss
4 2 (1.18%) Confluence
4 2 (1.18%) Node.js
4 2 (1.18%) AquaLogic
4 2 (1.18%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.59%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.59%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (0.59%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.59%) IIS
5 1 (0.59%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.59%) Documentum
5 1 (0.59%) FileNet
5 1 (0.59%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.35%) SaaS
2 1 (0.59%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.59%) GPRS
1 1 (0.59%) HTTP
1 1 (0.59%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.59%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (14.12%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.82%) Apache Cassandra
3 10 (5.88%) MySQL
4 8 (4.71%) QlikView
5 6 (3.53%) DB2
5 6 (3.53%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.94%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.94%) Spotfire
7 4 (2.35%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.35%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.76%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.18%) Big Data
10 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.59%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 26 (15.29%) Git (software)
2 16 (9.41%) Subversion
3 13 (7.65%) JUnit
4 8 (4.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (4.71%) Mercurial
5 7 (4.12%) Maven
5 7 (4.12%) JIRA
6 4 (2.35%) Redmine
7 3 (1.76%) Selenium
7 3 (1.76%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.18%) ReSharper
8 2 (1.18%) Gradle
8 2 (1.18%) Artifactory
8 2 (1.18%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.18%) Apache Ivy
9 1 (0.59%) Facilita Forecast
9 1 (0.59%) LoadUI
9 1 (0.59%) Android Studio
9 1 (0.59%) Ant
9 1 (0.59%) WATIR
General
1 24 (14.12%) Banking
2 20 (11.76%) Finance
3 6 (3.53%) Games
4 5 (2.94%) Advertising
5 2 (1.18%) Back Office
5 2 (1.18%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 84 (49.41%) Developer
2 40 (23.53%) Java Developer
3 24 (14.12%) Software Developer
4 22 (12.94%) Architect
5 21 (12.35%) Software Engineer
5 21 (12.35%) Consultant
6 18 (10.59%) Graduate
7 17 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
8 12 (7.06%) Java Software Developer
9 9 (5.29%) Senior Developer
9 9 (5.29%) Systems Engineer
10 7 (4.12%) Solutions Consultant
10 7 (4.12%) C# Developer
10 7 (4.12%) Senior Java Developer
11 6 (3.53%) C# Software Developer
11 6 (3.53%) Applications Developer
11 6 (3.53%) Lead Developer
11 6 (3.53%) Web Developer
12 4 (2.35%) Junior
12 4 (2.35%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (18.82%) .NET
2 30 (17.65%) HTML
3 25 (14.71%) CSS
4 19 (11.18%) XML
5 18 (10.59%) Spring
6 16 (9.41%) ASP.NET
7 14 (8.24%) Web Services
7 14 (8.24%) jQuery
8 13 (7.65%) Hibernate
8 13 (7.65%) J2EE
9 12 (7.06%) Java EE
9 12 (7.06%) HTML5
9 12 (7.06%) RESTful
10 10 (5.88%) iOS SDK
10 10 (5.88%) JSON
11 9 (5.29%) Swing
11 9 (5.29%) REST
12 8 (4.71%) CSS3
12 8 (4.71%) WCF
13 7 (4.12%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (19.41%) Computer Science
2 23 (13.53%) Mathematics
3 17 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 17 (10.00%) Mobile Banking
3 17 (10.00%) Mobile Payment
4 15 (8.82%) Open Source
5 12 (7.06%) Algorithms
6 8 (4.71%) 3D Graphics
6 8 (4.71%) EFT
7 7 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (3.53%) User Experience
9 3 (1.76%) Smartcard
10 2 (1.18%) Physics
10 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.18%) CUDA
10 2 (1.18%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.59%) Social Media
11 1 (0.59%) Replication
11 1 (0.59%) PMI
11 1 (0.59%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 28 (16.47%) Android
2 17 (10.00%) Linux
3 16 (9.41%) Apple iOS
3 16 (9.41%) Windows
4 15 (8.82%) UNIX
5 2 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (24.12%) OO
3 36 (21.18%) Scrum
4 26 (15.29%) UML
5 24 (14.12%) Software Engineering
6 19 (11.18%) Web Development
7 17 (10.00%) Mobile Commerce
8 15 (8.82%) OOD
8 15 (8.82%) TDD
9 14 (8.24%) Unit Testing
10 13 (7.65%) MVC
11 11 (6.47%) SOA
11 11 (6.47%) Enterprise Architecture
12 10 (5.88%) DevOps
12 10 (5.88%) Mentoring
12 10 (5.88%) Software Delivery
13 9 (5.29%) Business Analysis
13 9 (5.29%) Waterfall
14 8 (4.71%) Multithreading
15 7 (4.12%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 45 (26.47%) C++
2 39 (22.94%) C#
3 30 (17.65%) SQL
4 27 (15.88%) JavaScript
5 17 (10.00%) C
6 15 (8.82%) Python
7 11 (6.47%) Scala
8 9 (5.29%) Ruby
8 9 (5.29%) T-SQL
9 6 (3.53%) Objective-C
10 5 (2.94%) PHP
10 5 (2.94%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.76%) Perl
11 3 (1.76%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.18%) VB
12 2 (1.18%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.18%) Delphi
12 2 (1.18%) PHP5
12 2 (1.18%) Groovy
13 1 (0.59%) XPath
Qualifications
1 52 (30.59%) Degree
2 12 (7.06%) PhD
3 8 (4.71%) Sun Certification
4 7 (4.12%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.59%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (4.71%) PCI DSS
2 7 (4.12%) QA
3 1 (0.59%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.18%) OpenView
2 2 (1.18%) Puppet
2 2 (1.18%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.59%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (18.24%) Oracle
2 17 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.53%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (3.53%) Pega
4 5 (2.94%) Tableau
4 5 (2.94%) Alteryx
5 4 (2.35%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.76%) HP
7 2 (1.18%) Informatica
8 1 (0.59%) Lotus
8 1 (0.59%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.59%) Sybase
8 1 (0.59%) Vignette
8 1 (0.59%) IBM
Tyne and Wear
X4 Group
Salary: £20k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Omlis
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Omlis
Salary: From £22,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, Newcastle
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: £55,120
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago