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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Developer
Rank 30 23 27
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 42 52 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 8.24% 8.29% 6.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.73% 8.62% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 40 26 32
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -15.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
481 603 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 94.31% 96.17% 94.23%
Number of salaries quoted 403 426 412
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -6 35 £37,500 +7.14% 6
Sunderland -12 6 £45,000 +100.00%
Gateshead - 2 £37,250 -
Java Developer
North East

Java Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 56 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (69.64%) JavaScript
3 34 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (53.57%) CSS
5 26 (46.43%) HTML
6 20 (35.71%) REST
7 18 (32.14%) Degree
8 16 (28.57%) JSON
8 16 (28.57%) XML
8 16 (28.57%) OO
9 15 (26.79%) Oracle
9 15 (26.79%) Hibernate
9 15 (26.79%) Spring
10 14 (25.00%) Python
11 13 (23.21%) MVC
11 13 (23.21%) Groovy
11 13 (23.21%) JPA
11 13 (23.21%) AngularJS
12 12 (21.43%) Java EE
12 12 (21.43%) Scrum
12 12 (21.43%) SOAP
12 12 (21.43%) Web Services
13 11 (19.64%) OOD
13 11 (19.64%) jQuery
13 11 (19.64%) Big Data
14 10 (17.86%) Computer Science
14 10 (17.86%) Linux
14 10 (17.86%) MySQL
15 9 (16.07%) JUnit
15 9 (16.07%) XSD

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 5 (8.93%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.36%) CMS
2 3 (5.36%) JBoss
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (3.57%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.79%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.07%) PaaS
2 8 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) Wireless
2 1 (1.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.64%) Big Data
2 10 (17.86%) MySQL
3 6 (10.71%) MongoDB
4 5 (8.93%) Oracle Database
5 4 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
5 4 (7.14%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.57%) QlikView
6 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (16.07%) JUnit
2 8 (14.29%) Gradle
3 1 (1.79%) Subversion
3 1 (1.79%) Maven
3 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (8.93%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (53.57%) CSS
2 26 (46.43%) HTML
3 20 (35.71%) REST
4 16 (28.57%) XML
4 16 (28.57%) JSON
5 15 (26.79%) Hibernate
5 15 (26.79%) Spring
6 13 (23.21%) AngularJS
6 13 (23.21%) JPA
7 12 (21.43%) SOAP
7 12 (21.43%) Web Services
7 12 (21.43%) Java EE
8 11 (19.64%) jQuery
9 9 (16.07%) XSD
10 8 (14.29%) Swing
10 8 (14.29%) RESTful
10 8 (14.29%) HTML5
10 8 (14.29%) CSS3
11 5 (8.93%) Grails
11 5 (8.93%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Computer Science
2 8 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.36%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.57%) Physics
4 2 (3.57%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (3.57%) CUDA
5 1 (1.79%) User Experience
5 1 (1.79%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.86%) Linux
2 1 (1.79%) UNIX
2 1 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (60.71%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (28.57%) OO
3 13 (23.21%) MVC
4 12 (21.43%) Scrum
5 11 (19.64%) OOD
6 9 (16.07%) SDLC
7 8 (14.29%) TDD
7 8 (14.29%) Automated Testing
8 6 (10.71%) Open Source
9 4 (7.14%) Web Development
10 3 (5.36%) Unit Testing
10 3 (5.36%) Content Management
10 3 (5.36%) Mentoring
11 2 (3.57%) Product Management
11 2 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (3.57%) Workflow
11 2 (3.57%) Multithreading
11 2 (3.57%) Resource Management
11 2 (3.57%) Software Engineering
12 1 (1.79%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (69.64%) JavaScript
3 14 (25.00%) Python
4 13 (23.21%) Groovy
5 6 (10.71%) C++
6 3 (5.36%) Perl
6 3 (5.36%) PHP
6 3 (5.36%) Scala
6 3 (5.36%) Ruby
7 2 (3.57%) SQL
7 2 (3.57%) C
7 2 (3.57%) C#
8 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (32.14%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) PhD
Vendors
1 15 (26.79%) Oracle
2 4 (7.14%) Sybase
3 3 (5.36%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.57%) TIBCO
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