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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 65 19 46
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 13 66 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.16% 11.26% 3.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.28% 11.54% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11 62 17
Average salary £36,250 £42,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.69% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,700 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
571 572 562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 95.01% 97.61% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 479 503 485
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -40 10 £37,500 -15.73% 2
Sunderland 0 1 £25,000 +11.11%
Java Developer
North East

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 30 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (66.67%) Degree
4 12 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 12 (40.00%) PhD
4 12 (40.00%) OOD
5 11 (36.67%) OO
5 11 (36.67%) Scrum
6 9 (30.00%) Computer Science
7 8 (26.67%) 3D Graphics
7 8 (26.67%) Multithreading
7 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
8 7 (23.33%) Windows
9 6 (20.00%) Linux
9 6 (20.00%) Games
9 6 (20.00%) Mathematics
9 6 (20.00%) Game Development
9 6 (20.00%) Algorithms
10 5 (16.67%) CSS
10 5 (16.67%) HTML
10 5 (16.67%) MVC
11 4 (13.33%) JUnit
11 4 (13.33%) Open Source
12 3 (10.00%) QlikView
12 3 (10.00%) jQuery
12 3 (10.00%) Web Development
12 3 (10.00%) Oracle
12 3 (10.00%) J2EE
12 3 (10.00%) C++
12 3 (10.00%) Big Data

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) QlikView
1 3 (10.00%) Big Data
2 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.33%) MySQL
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) JUnit
2 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 6 (20.00%) Games
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) CSS
1 5 (16.67%) HTML
2 3 (10.00%) jQuery
2 3 (10.00%) J2EE
3 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
3 2 (6.67%) REST
3 2 (6.67%) SOAP
3 2 (6.67%) XML
3 2 (6.67%) JSON
3 2 (6.67%) Hibernate
3 2 (6.67%) Spring
4 1 (3.33%) HTML5
4 1 (3.33%) JPA
4 1 (3.33%) Spring MVC
4 1 (3.33%) Java EE
4 1 (3.33%) XSD
4 1 (3.33%) CSS3
4 1 (3.33%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (26.67%) 3D Graphics
3 6 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 6 (20.00%) Algorithms
4 4 (13.33%) Open Source
5 2 (6.67%) Physics
5 2 (6.67%) CUDA
6 1 (3.33%) NHS
6 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Windows
2 6 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 12 (40.00%) OOD
3 11 (36.67%) OO
3 11 (36.67%) Scrum
4 8 (26.67%) Multithreading
5 6 (20.00%) Game Development
6 5 (16.67%) MVC
7 3 (10.00%) Web Development
8 2 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (6.67%) ETL
8 2 (6.67%) Product Management
9 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
9 1 (3.33%) UX Design
9 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.33%) ITIL
9 1 (3.33%) DevOps
9 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.00%) C++
4 2 (6.67%) SQL
4 2 (6.67%) Python
5 1 (3.33%) Scala
5 1 (3.33%) C#
5 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (66.67%) Degree
2 12 (40.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle
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