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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 16 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Java 74 61 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 10.87% 10.82% 11.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.93% 20.20% 21.57%
Number of salaries quoted 66 51 53
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £43,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
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
391 302 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 57.42% 53.55% 52.45%
Number of salaries quoted 350 264 303
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £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 27 January 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 January 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
(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 -11 45 £38,250 -10.00% 17
Durham +12 21 £37,500 -13.79% 4
Teesside - 7 £35,000 -
Java
England

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 88 (44.22%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (33.17%) C++
3 57 (28.64%) Linux
4 54 (27.14%) Scrum
5 53 (26.63%) Degree
6 49 (24.62%) Computer Science
7 48 (24.12%) SQL
8 47 (23.62%) C#
9 43 (21.61%) HTML
10 39 (19.60%) Banking
11 38 (19.10%) Python
12 35 (17.59%) Mathematics
12 35 (17.59%) Ruby
12 35 (17.59%) Open Source
13 34 (17.09%) TDD
14 31 (15.58%) OO
15 30 (15.08%) RESTful
15 30 (15.08%) Mobile Payment
15 30 (15.08%) Mentoring
16 29 (14.57%) Scala
16 29 (14.57%) UNIX
16 29 (14.57%) C
16 29 (14.57%) Oracle
16 29 (14.57%) Software Engineering
17 28 (14.07%) JSON
17 28 (14.07%) XML
17 28 (14.07%) Mobile Commerce
17 28 (14.07%) Android
17 28 (14.07%) Mobile Banking
18 27 (13.57%) MongoDB

Java
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (5.53%) Confluence
2 9 (4.52%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (3.52%) Apache Solr
4 5 (2.51%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.01%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.51%) MQSeries
6 3 (1.51%) IIS
7 2 (1.01%) JBoss
7 2 (1.01%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.01%) AquaLogic
7 2 (1.01%) Node.js
8 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.50%) WebSphere Portal
8 1 (0.50%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.50%) Documentum
8 1 (0.50%) TeamSite
8 1 (0.50%) FileNet
8 1 (0.50%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (2.01%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.01%) BASE24
2 2 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.01%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.02%) TCP/IP
2 4 (2.01%) ATM
3 2 (1.01%) HTTP
3 2 (1.01%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.01%) Intranet
3 2 (1.01%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (13.57%) MongoDB
2 26 (13.07%) NoSQL
2 26 (13.07%) Relational Database
3 21 (10.55%) SQL Server
4 8 (4.02%) MySQL
4 8 (4.02%) Oracle Database
5 7 (3.52%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (2.51%) DB2
7 4 (2.01%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.01%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.01%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.51%) QlikView
9 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 26 (13.07%) Jenkins
2 24 (12.06%) Git (software)
3 18 (9.05%) Subversion
4 16 (8.04%) Selenium
5 12 (6.03%) JIRA
6 11 (5.53%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (4.52%) Mercurial
8 8 (4.02%) Maven
8 8 (4.02%) JUnit
9 4 (2.01%) Visual Studio
10 3 (1.51%) Redmine
11 2 (1.01%) Facilita Forecast
11 2 (1.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 2 (1.01%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.01%) QuickTest Pro
11 2 (1.01%) LoadRunner
11 2 (1.01%) Ant
12 1 (0.50%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.50%) PHPUnit
12 1 (0.50%) Hudson
General
1 39 (19.60%) Banking
2 14 (7.04%) Finance
3 7 (3.52%) Games
4 4 (2.01%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.01%) Retail
5 2 (1.01%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.01%) German Language
5 2 (1.01%) Back Office
6 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 103 (51.76%) Developer
2 41 (20.60%) Software Developer
3 36 (18.09%) Software Engineer
3 36 (18.09%) Java Developer
4 24 (12.06%) Graduate
5 19 (9.55%) Architect
6 15 (7.54%) Consultant
7 14 (7.04%) Java Software Developer
8 13 (6.53%) Lead Developer
9 12 (6.03%) Solutions Architect
10 11 (5.53%) Analyst
11 8 (4.02%) Quality Engineer
11 8 (4.02%) C# Developer
11 8 (4.02%) QA Engineer
11 8 (4.02%) Software Quality Engineer
12 7 (3.52%) Web Developer
13 6 (3.02%) Programmer
13 6 (3.02%) C# Software Developer
14 5 (2.51%) Android Developer
14 5 (2.51%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (21.61%) HTML
2 30 (15.08%) RESTful
3 28 (14.07%) JSON
3 28 (14.07%) XML
4 25 (12.56%) .NET
5 24 (12.06%) CSS
6 22 (11.06%) Web Services
6 22 (11.06%) HTML5
7 19 (9.55%) SOAP
7 19 (9.55%) Spring
8 16 (8.04%) iOS SDK
9 15 (7.54%) ASP.NET
10 14 (7.04%) Play Framework
11 13 (6.53%) Django
11 13 (6.53%) WCF
12 10 (5.03%) Hibernate
12 10 (5.03%) J2EE
13 8 (4.02%) .NET Framework
13 8 (4.02%) jQuery
14 7 (3.52%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 49 (24.62%) Computer Science
2 35 (17.59%) Open Source
2 35 (17.59%) Mathematics
3 30 (15.08%) Mobile Payment
4 28 (14.07%) Mobile Banking
5 18 (9.05%) Mobile App
6 15 (7.54%) Algorithms
7 10 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (5.03%) Client/Server
8 9 (4.52%) 3D Graphics
9 6 (3.02%) Mainframe
10 4 (2.01%) Data Structures
10 4 (2.01%) Replication
10 4 (2.01%) EMV
10 4 (2.01%) Physics
10 4 (2.01%) Tandem
10 4 (2.01%) Cryptography
11 3 (1.51%) PACS
11 3 (1.51%) NHS
11 3 (1.51%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 57 (28.64%) Linux
2 29 (14.57%) UNIX
3 28 (14.07%) Android
4 25 (12.56%) Windows
5 23 (11.56%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.01%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.01%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.51%) Windows Phone
9 2 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (44.22%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (27.14%) Scrum
3 34 (17.09%) TDD
4 31 (15.58%) OO
5 30 (15.08%) Mentoring
6 29 (14.57%) Software Engineering
7 28 (14.07%) Mobile Commerce
8 24 (12.06%) Web Development
9 19 (9.55%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (9.05%) Waterfall
11 15 (7.54%) Automated Testing
12 13 (6.53%) Unit Testing
13 12 (6.03%) DevOps
14 11 (5.53%) Kanban
14 11 (5.53%) MVC
14 11 (5.53%) OOD
15 9 (4.52%) Multithreading
16 7 (3.52%) Game Development
16 7 (3.52%) Android Development
16 7 (3.52%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (33.17%) C++
2 48 (24.12%) SQL
3 47 (23.62%) C#
4 38 (19.10%) Python
5 35 (17.59%) Ruby
6 29 (14.57%) Scala
6 29 (14.57%) C
7 24 (12.06%) JavaScript
8 13 (6.53%) Perl
9 12 (6.03%) T-SQL
10 11 (5.53%) PHP
11 7 (3.52%) COBOL
12 6 (3.02%) Shell Script
13 5 (2.51%) VB
13 5 (2.51%) PL/SQL
13 5 (2.51%) XPath
14 4 (2.01%) Bash Shell
14 4 (2.01%) PL/1
14 4 (2.01%) PowerShell
14 4 (2.01%) JCL
Qualifications
1 53 (26.63%) Degree
2 12 (6.03%) PhD
2 12 (6.03%) Sun Certification
3 11 (5.53%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.51%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.51%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (1.51%) OCPJP
5 2 (1.01%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.50%) HNC
6 1 (0.50%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.04%) QA
2 11 (5.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (5.53%) PCI DSS
3 8 (4.02%) ISO 9001
3 8 (4.02%) TickIT
3 8 (4.02%) ISO/IEC 12207
4 4 (2.01%) ISO 8583
4 4 (2.01%) SLA
5 3 (1.51%) DICOM
Systems Management
1 11 (5.53%) Puppet
1 11 (5.53%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.01%) OpenView
Vendors
1 29 (14.57%) Oracle
2 6 (3.02%) HP
2 6 (3.02%) Red Hat
3 4 (2.01%) NCR
3 4 (2.01%) VocaLink
3 4 (2.01%) Adobe
3 4 (2.01%) IBM
4 3 (1.51%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.51%) Sun
5 2 (1.01%) Sencha
5 2 (1.01%) Perforce
5 2 (1.01%) Informatica
6 1 (0.50%) Pega
6 1 (0.50%) Lotus
6 1 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.50%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.50%) Vignette
North East
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: Up to £40, 000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £33000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newton Aycliffe, County Durham
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £33000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25926 - £28389 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Darlington, County Durham
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Scott Logic Limited
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Darlington, County Durham
Atos
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 21 days ago