The table below looks at the statistics for the Java Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java 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 Developer
Rank 23 22 16
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 46 39 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 7.11% 7.72% 9.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.32% 8.06% 10.07%
Number of salaries quoted 22 36 43
Average salary £35,000 £44,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.45% +12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £33,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Java Developer
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear 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
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
628 484 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 97.06% 95.84% 98.06%
Number of salaries quoted 429 406 464
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £72,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Java Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Java Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Java Developer
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Tyne and Wear region.

Java Developer Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Java Developer
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java Developer across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Java Developer Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Java Developer
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java Developer within the Tyne and Wear 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -2 42 £35,000 -20.45% 6
Sunderland +4 7 £22,500 -43.75%
Gateshead - 1 £40,000 -
Java Developer
North East

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region that cited Java 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 Developer in their job title.

1 109 (100.00%) Java
2 59 (54.13%) Spring
3 48 (44.04%) OO
4 47 (43.12%) HTML
5 46 (42.20%) JavaScript
6 35 (32.11%) Software Engineering
7 34 (31.19%) Degree
7 34 (31.19%) Mathematics
8 32 (29.36%) Tomcat
9 31 (28.44%) J2EE
9 31 (28.44%) Computer Science
9 31 (28.44%) Apache Wicket
10 30 (27.52%) Java EE
11 27 (24.77%) JSR 170
12 24 (22.02%) Linux
12 24 (22.02%) Finance
12 24 (22.02%) Hibernate
13 22 (20.18%) Intranet
13 22 (20.18%) Internet
13 22 (20.18%) UNIX
14 21 (19.27%) Jackrabbit
14 21 (19.27%) Maven
15 20 (18.35%) SQL
16 19 (17.43%) jQuery
16 19 (17.43%) Agile Software Development
17 18 (16.51%) Subversion
17 18 (16.51%) JAX-WS
17 18 (16.51%) MooTools
17 18 (16.51%) C
17 18 (16.51%) Web Services

Java Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region that cited Java 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 32 (29.36%) Tomcat
2 6 (5.50%) Apache
3 2 (1.83%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 22 (20.18%) Intranet
1 22 (20.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (19.27%) Jackrabbit
2 3 (2.75%) Relational Database
2 3 (2.75%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.83%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.83%) DB2
Development Applications
1 21 (19.27%) Maven
2 18 (16.51%) Subversion
3 11 (10.09%) JUnit
4 9 (8.26%) Eclipse
5 7 (6.42%) CruiseControl
5 7 (6.42%) JIRA
6 3 (2.75%) Redmine
6 3 (2.75%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.92%) Ant
General
1 24 (22.02%) Finance
2 2 (1.83%) Games
3 1 (0.92%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (54.13%) Spring
2 47 (43.12%) HTML
3 31 (28.44%) J2EE
3 31 (28.44%) Apache Wicket
4 30 (27.52%) Java EE
5 27 (24.77%) JSR 170
6 24 (22.02%) Hibernate
7 19 (17.43%) jQuery
8 18 (16.51%) MooTools
8 18 (16.51%) JAX-WS
8 18 (16.51%) Web Services
9 13 (11.93%) .NET
10 8 (7.34%) CSS
11 7 (6.42%) XML
12 6 (5.50%) HTML5
13 5 (4.59%) ASP.NET
13 5 (4.59%) XHTML
14 4 (3.67%) JSP
15 3 (2.75%) Struts
15 3 (2.75%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 34 (31.19%) Mathematics
2 31 (28.44%) Computer Science
3 8 (7.34%) Physics
4 5 (4.59%) Open Source
5 4 (3.67%) Digital Media
6 3 (2.75%) NHS
7 2 (1.83%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (1.83%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 24 (22.02%) Linux
2 22 (20.18%) UNIX
3 4 (3.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (44.04%) OO
2 35 (32.11%) Software Engineering
3 19 (17.43%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (14.68%) Scrum
5 11 (10.09%) Web Development
6 9 (8.26%) Unit Testing
7 7 (6.42%) MVC
8 5 (4.59%) OOD
8 5 (4.59%) RUP
8 5 (4.59%) OOP
9 4 (3.67%) DSDM
9 4 (3.67%) TDD
10 3 (2.75%) Workflow
10 3 (2.75%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (1.83%) Multithreading
11 2 (1.83%) Investment Management
11 2 (1.83%) Web Accessibility
11 2 (1.83%) Software Architecture
11 2 (1.83%) Game Development
11 2 (1.83%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 109 (100.00%) Java
2 46 (42.20%) JavaScript
3 20 (18.35%) SQL
4 18 (16.51%) C
5 3 (2.75%) C#
5 3 (2.75%) C++
5 3 (2.75%) VBA
5 3 (2.75%) LotusScript
5 3 (2.75%) XPath
6 2 (1.83%) Scala
7 1 (0.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 34 (31.19%) Degree
2 3 (2.75%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (2.75%) Sun Certification
2 3 (2.75%) OCPJP
3 2 (1.83%) PhD
4 1 (0.92%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.92%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (5.50%) Oracle
2 3 (2.75%) Sun
3 1 (0.92%) Wall Street Systems
3 1 (0.92%) Microsoft
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