The table below looks at the statistics for the Java/J2EE Developer role 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/J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 72 65 70
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 2 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.24% 1.06% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 1.10% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 3
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.29%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.75% -5.88%
Java/J2EE Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
802 638 786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 96.51% 96.52% 97.40%
Number of salaries quoted 573 537 669
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer in the job title across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java/J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the North East region.

Java/J2EE Developer Salary Trend in the North East

Java/J2EE Developer
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/J2EE Developer within the North East region over the 3 months to 20 August 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 -8 2 £35,000 -6.66%
Java/J2EE Developer
England

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the North East region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title.

1 20 (100.00%) J2EE
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (95.00%) Spring
3 17 (85.00%) Hibernate
4 13 (65.00%) SQL
5 12 (60.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (15.00%) Apache
6 3 (15.00%) Finance
6 3 (15.00%) UNIX
7 2 (10.00%) Oracle
7 2 (10.00%) Eclipse
7 2 (10.00%) HTML
7 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
7 2 (10.00%) Apache Wicket
7 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
8 1 (5.00%) Play Framework
8 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (5.00%) TDD
8 1 (5.00%) Wall Street Systems
8 1 (5.00%) Scala
8 1 (5.00%) Software Architecture
8 1 (5.00%) Java EE
8 1 (5.00%) MQSeries
8 1 (5.00%) JMS
8 1 (5.00%) SOA
8 1 (5.00%) RUP
8 1 (5.00%) Intranet
8 1 (5.00%) Internet
8 1 (5.00%) Scrum
8 1 (5.00%) SQL Server

Java/J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the North East region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) Apache
2 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.00%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Intranet
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.00%) Ant
2 1 (5.00%) JUnit
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) J2EE
2 19 (95.00%) Spring
3 17 (85.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (10.00%) HTML
4 2 (10.00%) Apache Wicket
5 1 (5.00%) Play Framework
5 1 (5.00%) Java EE
5 1 (5.00%) CSS
5 1 (5.00%) JSP
5 1 (5.00%) XML
5 1 (5.00%) XSLT
5 1 (5.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) UNIX
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (5.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (5.00%) UML
2 1 (5.00%) OOP
2 1 (5.00%) OO
2 1 (5.00%) RUP
2 1 (5.00%) SOA
2 1 (5.00%) Scrum
2 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (5.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (65.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) Scala
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) C++
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Wall Street Systems