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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 9 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 130 104 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 15.66% 15.93% 16.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.95% 32.40% 30.37%
Number of salaries quoted 65 92 93
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,550 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
449 321 405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 54.10% 49.16% 54.73%
Number of salaries quoted 323 281 356
Average salary £32,500 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 September 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 September 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 0 125 £32,500 -13.33% 38
Durham +2 5 - - 1
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 86 (36.75%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (33.33%) Linux
3 74 (31.62%) SQL
4 68 (29.06%) C#
4 68 (29.06%) Degree
5 67 (28.63%) UNIX
6 65 (27.78%) Spring
7 63 (26.92%) HTML
8 62 (26.50%) C
9 61 (26.07%) C++
10 56 (23.93%) JavaScript
11 54 (23.08%) OO
12 50 (21.37%) Computer Science
13 44 (18.80%) Software Engineering
14 43 (18.38%) Mathematics
15 40 (17.09%) Python
16 38 (16.24%) Scrum
17 33 (14.10%) Web Services
17 33 (14.10%) Mentoring
18 32 (13.68%) Web Development
19 31 (13.25%) CSS
19 31 (13.25%) Finance
20 30 (12.82%) MVC
21 29 (12.39%) XML
21 29 (12.39%) .NET
22 28 (11.97%) Relational Database
23 25 (10.68%) Oracle
23 25 (10.68%) Subversion
24 24 (10.26%) Ruby
24 24 (10.26%) Tomcat

Java
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 24 (10.26%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.28%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.28%) Confluence
2 3 (1.28%) Node.js
3 2 (0.85%) WebLogic
3 2 (0.85%) Moodle
4 1 (0.43%) Documentum
4 1 (0.43%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.43%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.71%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.55%) Intranet
1 20 (8.55%) Internet
2 10 (4.27%) HTTP
3 8 (3.42%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.71%) ATM
5 2 (0.85%) FTP
5 2 (0.85%) Firewall
5 2 (0.85%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (11.97%) Relational Database
2 17 (7.26%) Oracle Database
3 14 (5.98%) Jackrabbit
4 12 (5.13%) MySQL
5 7 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (2.99%) MongoDB
5 7 (2.99%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.14%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (2.14%) SQL Server
7 4 (1.71%) DB2
8 3 (1.28%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.85%) InterSystems Cache
10 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (10.68%) Subversion
2 22 (9.40%) JUnit
2 22 (9.40%) Jenkins
3 18 (7.69%) Maven
4 17 (7.26%) Selenium
5 12 (5.13%) Git (software)
6 10 (4.27%) Eclipse
7 9 (3.85%) JIRA
8 6 (2.56%) CruiseControl
9 5 (2.14%) QuickTest Pro
9 5 (2.14%) LoadRunner
9 5 (2.14%) Visual Studio
9 5 (2.14%) Facilita Forecast
10 3 (1.28%) Redmine
10 3 (1.28%) Ant
10 3 (1.28%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.85%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.85%) Hudson
11 2 (0.85%) RSpec
11 2 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 31 (13.25%) Finance
2 16 (6.84%) Banking
3 5 (2.14%) Games
4 4 (1.71%) Retail
5 3 (1.28%) Advertising
6 2 (0.85%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 144 (61.54%) Developer
2 88 (37.61%) Java Developer
3 38 (16.24%) Software Developer
4 35 (14.96%) Software Engineer
5 30 (12.82%) Analyst
6 23 (9.83%) Programmer
7 21 (8.97%) .NET Developer
8 18 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
9 11 (4.70%) Analyst Programmer
9 11 (4.70%) Java Software Developer
10 10 (4.27%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 10 (4.27%) Senior Java Developer
10 10 (4.27%) Lead Developer
10 10 (4.27%) Senior Developer
10 10 (4.27%) Graduate
11 9 (3.85%) Junior
11 9 (3.85%) Architect
12 8 (3.42%) Web Developer
12 8 (3.42%) J2EE Developer
12 8 (3.42%) J2EE Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (27.78%) Spring
2 63 (26.92%) HTML
3 33 (14.10%) Web Services
4 31 (13.25%) CSS
5 29 (12.39%) .NET
5 29 (12.39%) XML
6 23 (9.83%) HTML5
7 22 (9.40%) SOAP
7 22 (9.40%) Java EE
7 22 (9.40%) Apache Wicket
8 20 (8.55%) JSR 170
8 20 (8.55%) jQuery
9 19 (8.12%) J2EE
10 16 (6.84%) Spring MVC
10 16 (6.84%) Hibernate
11 15 (6.41%) MooTools
12 14 (5.98%) JAX-WS
12 14 (5.98%) JSON
13 13 (5.56%) Ajax
13 13 (5.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 50 (21.37%) Computer Science
2 43 (18.38%) Mathematics
3 23 (9.83%) Open Source
4 20 (8.55%) Client/Server
5 19 (8.12%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (5.56%) Mobile Payment
7 12 (5.13%) Mobile Banking
8 10 (4.27%) Mobile App
8 10 (4.27%) Physics
9 8 (3.42%) Digital Media
10 7 (2.99%) Replication
11 6 (2.56%) Mainframe
11 6 (2.56%) User Experience
12 5 (2.14%) Smartcard
12 5 (2.14%) PACS
13 4 (1.71%) Tandem
13 4 (1.71%) Cryptography
13 4 (1.71%) EMV
14 3 (1.28%) NHS
14 3 (1.28%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 78 (33.33%) Linux
2 67 (28.63%) UNIX
3 22 (9.40%) Windows
4 10 (4.27%) Android
5 9 (3.85%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.71%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.71%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.85%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (36.75%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (23.08%) OO
3 44 (18.80%) Software Engineering
4 38 (16.24%) Scrum
5 33 (14.10%) Mentoring
6 32 (13.68%) Web Development
7 30 (12.82%) MVC
8 19 (8.12%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (7.69%) Automated Testing
10 17 (7.26%) TDD
11 15 (6.41%) Problem Management
11 15 (6.41%) Waterfall
12 12 (5.13%) Mobile Commerce
13 9 (3.85%) Change Management
13 9 (3.85%) Unit Testing
14 8 (3.42%) OOP
14 8 (3.42%) Configuration Management
14 8 (3.42%) OOD
14 8 (3.42%) Responsive Web Design
14 8 (3.42%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 74 (31.62%) SQL
2 68 (29.06%) C#
3 62 (26.50%) C
4 61 (26.07%) C++
5 56 (23.93%) JavaScript
6 40 (17.09%) Python
7 24 (10.26%) Ruby
8 19 (8.12%) Shell Script
9 18 (7.69%) Scala
10 17 (7.26%) Perl
11 12 (5.13%) PHP
11 12 (5.13%) AWK
11 12 (5.13%) sed
12 7 (2.99%) Bash Shell
12 7 (2.99%) COBOL
13 5 (2.14%) VB
14 4 (1.71%) PL/1
14 4 (1.71%) JCL
14 4 (1.71%) PowerShell
15 3 (1.28%) XPath
Qualifications
1 68 (29.06%) Degree
2 6 (2.56%) SC Cleared
2 6 (2.56%) Security Cleared
2 6 (2.56%) PhD
3 3 (1.28%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (1.28%) Sun Certification
3 3 (1.28%) OCPJP
4 1 (0.43%) HNC
4 1 (0.43%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.41%) QA
2 7 (2.99%) SLA
3 5 (2.14%) TickIT
3 5 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 12207
3 5 (2.14%) DICOM
3 5 (2.14%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.14%) ISO 9001
3 5 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.71%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 5 (2.14%) Puppet
1 5 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.85%) collectd
2 2 (0.85%) Nagios
2 2 (0.85%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 25 (10.68%) Oracle
2 10 (4.27%) JBoss
3 8 (3.42%) Google
4 5 (2.14%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.71%) HP
5 4 (1.71%) NCR
5 4 (1.71%) IBM
5 4 (1.71%) VocaLink
6 3 (1.28%) Sencha
6 3 (1.28%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.28%) Sun
7 2 (0.85%) Blackboard
7 2 (0.85%) hybris
8 1 (0.43%) Apple
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: Competitive plus Benefits
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