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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Developer
Rank 36 24 16
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Java Developer 31 37 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.82% 7.39% 11.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.96% 7.63% 11.52%
Number of salaries quoted 18 36 44
Average salary £35,000 £44,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.34% +14.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £34,050 £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% -
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
625 485 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 97.20% 96.81% 98.02%
Number of salaries quoted 450 429 422
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,105 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £50,000
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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -13 27 £35,000 -21.34% 3
Sunderland +1 5 £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 23 September 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 87 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (43.68%) OO
2 38 (43.68%) Spring
3 34 (39.08%) JavaScript
4 32 (36.78%) HTML
5 31 (35.63%) Degree
6 29 (33.33%) Mathematics
7 28 (32.18%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (29.89%) Software Engineering
8 26 (29.89%) Computer Science
9 22 (25.29%) Java EE
9 22 (25.29%) Apache Wicket
10 20 (22.99%) JSR 170
10 20 (22.99%) Linux
10 20 (22.99%) Tomcat
10 20 (22.99%) Intranet
10 20 (22.99%) Internet
11 17 (19.54%) Finance
12 16 (18.39%) Hibernate
12 16 (18.39%) Scrum
13 15 (17.24%) J2EE
13 15 (17.24%) jQuery
13 15 (17.24%) Maven
14 14 (16.09%) Subversion
14 14 (16.09%) JAX-WS
14 14 (16.09%) Jackrabbit
14 14 (16.09%) MooTools
14 14 (16.09%) Web Services
14 14 (16.09%) C
14 14 (16.09%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 20 (22.99%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.30%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 20 (22.99%) Intranet
1 20 (22.99%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.09%) Jackrabbit
2 3 (3.45%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (17.24%) Maven
2 14 (16.09%) Subversion
3 8 (9.20%) Eclipse
4 7 (8.05%) JUnit
5 6 (6.90%) CruiseControl
5 6 (6.90%) JIRA
6 3 (3.45%) Redmine
6 3 (3.45%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (19.54%) Finance
2 3 (3.45%) Games
3 1 (1.15%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (43.68%) Spring
2 32 (36.78%) HTML
3 22 (25.29%) Java EE
3 22 (25.29%) Apache Wicket
4 20 (22.99%) JSR 170
5 16 (18.39%) Hibernate
6 15 (17.24%) jQuery
6 15 (17.24%) J2EE
7 14 (16.09%) Web Services
7 14 (16.09%) MooTools
7 14 (16.09%) JAX-WS
8 12 (13.79%) .NET
9 6 (6.90%) HTML5
10 4 (4.60%) XML
10 4 (4.60%) CSS
10 4 (4.60%) XHTML
11 3 (3.45%) Struts
11 3 (3.45%) JNI
11 3 (3.45%) Ajax
11 3 (3.45%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 26 (29.89%) Computer Science
3 8 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (8.05%) Physics
5 5 (5.75%) Open Source
6 3 (3.45%) NHS
6 3 (3.45%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (2.30%) Digital Media
7 2 (2.30%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (22.99%) Linux
2 14 (16.09%) UNIX
3 4 (4.60%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (43.68%) OO
2 28 (32.18%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (29.89%) Software Engineering
4 16 (18.39%) Scrum
5 9 (10.34%) Web Development
5 9 (10.34%) Unit Testing
6 5 (5.75%) OOD
7 4 (4.60%) RUP
7 4 (4.60%) DSDM
7 4 (4.60%) OOP
8 3 (3.45%) TDD
8 3 (3.45%) MVC
8 3 (3.45%) Workflow
8 3 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (3.45%) Multithreading
8 3 (3.45%) Game Development
9 1 (1.15%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 87 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (39.08%) JavaScript
3 14 (16.09%) C
4 13 (14.94%) SQL
5 3 (3.45%) VBA
5 3 (3.45%) LotusScript
5 3 (3.45%) XPath
5 3 (3.45%) C#
6 2 (2.30%) C++
7 1 (1.15%) PHP
Qualifications
1 31 (35.63%) Degree
2 3 (3.45%) PhD
2 3 (3.45%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (3.45%) Sun Certification
2 3 (3.45%) OCPJP
3 1 (1.15%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (3.45%) Oracle
1 3 (3.45%) Sun
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft
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