The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills 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 over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 14 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java 82 66 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 13.31% 14.93% 12.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.91% 27.73% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 68 59 45
Average salary £37,750 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.62% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,780 £31,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Java
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Programming Languages Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
358 238 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 58.12% 53.85% 57.72%
Number of salaries quoted 316 210 261
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,218 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Java
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Java Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Java
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Java Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Java
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 within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
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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 76 £35,232 -11.92% 13
Sunderland -5 7 £30,000 -29.41%
Gateshead - 5 £38,000 - 1
Java
North East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Java also 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 that cited Java.

1 88 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (34.62%) C++
3 64 (30.77%) Linux
4 57 (27.40%) SQL
5 53 (25.48%) C#
5 53 (25.48%) Degree
6 50 (24.04%) Scrum
7 45 (21.63%) Computer Science
8 42 (20.19%) UNIX
9 41 (19.71%) HTML
10 39 (18.75%) Mathematics
11 38 (18.27%) C
11 38 (18.27%) Python
12 34 (16.35%) Software Engineering
13 32 (15.38%) Ruby
14 31 (14.90%) JavaScript
14 31 (14.90%) Relational Database
15 30 (14.42%) Mobile Payment
16 29 (13.94%) Mentoring
16 29 (13.94%) XML
16 29 (13.94%) Android
17 28 (13.46%) Spring
17 28 (13.46%) Banking
17 28 (13.46%) Mobile Commerce
17 28 (13.46%) Mobile Banking
18 27 (12.98%) RESTful
18 27 (12.98%) Open Source
19 26 (12.50%) Scala
19 26 (12.50%) Jenkins
19 26 (12.50%) OO

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Java also 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 that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (4.81%) Confluence
2 9 (4.33%) JBoss
3 6 (2.88%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.88%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (2.40%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.44%) Node.js
6 2 (0.96%) MQSeries
6 2 (0.96%) Documentum
6 2 (0.96%) IIS
7 1 (0.48%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.48%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.48%) SAS
7 1 (0.48%) TeamSite
7 1 (0.48%) FileNet
7 1 (0.48%) CMS
7 1 (0.48%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.48%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (0.48%) Moodle
Applications
1 5 (2.40%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.33%) Intranet
1 9 (4.33%) Internet
2 4 (1.92%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.48%) FTP
3 1 (0.48%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (14.90%) Relational Database
2 24 (11.54%) MongoDB
2 24 (11.54%) NoSQL
3 16 (7.69%) Oracle Database
4 12 (5.77%) SQL Server
5 8 (3.85%) MySQL
6 7 (3.37%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (2.88%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (1.92%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 26 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 18 (8.65%) Selenium
3 13 (6.25%) JIRA
4 11 (5.29%) JUnit
4 11 (5.29%) Git (software)
5 10 (4.81%) Subversion
6 8 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (3.37%) Visual Studio
8 6 (2.88%) Eclipse
8 6 (2.88%) Mercurial
9 5 (2.40%) QuickTest Pro
9 5 (2.40%) LoadRunner
9 5 (2.40%) Facilita Forecast
10 4 (1.92%) Maven
10 4 (1.92%) Ant
11 3 (1.44%) CruiseControl
11 3 (1.44%) Redmine
12 2 (0.96%) Hudson
12 2 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (0.96%) TestNG
General
1 28 (13.46%) Banking
2 5 (2.40%) Games
2 5 (2.40%) Finance
3 2 (0.96%) Advertising
3 2 (0.96%) Telecoms
3 2 (0.96%) Multimedia
3 2 (0.96%) German Language
4 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 108 (51.92%) Developer
2 48 (23.08%) Software Developer
3 44 (21.15%) Java Developer
4 41 (19.71%) Software Engineer
5 24 (11.54%) Analyst
6 20 (9.62%) Architect
7 19 (9.13%) Graduate
8 14 (6.73%) Lead Developer
9 13 (6.25%) Java Software Developer
10 11 (5.29%) Solutions Architect
11 10 (4.81%) Programmer
12 8 (3.85%) Quality Engineer
12 8 (3.85%) C# Developer
12 8 (3.85%) QA Engineer
12 8 (3.85%) Software Quality Engineer
13 7 (3.37%) .NET Developer
13 7 (3.37%) Applications Support
13 7 (3.37%) Junior
14 6 (2.88%) Test Analyst
14 6 (2.88%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (19.71%) HTML
2 29 (13.94%) XML
3 28 (13.46%) Spring
4 27 (12.98%) RESTful
5 26 (12.50%) JSON
6 25 (12.02%) .NET
7 24 (11.54%) CSS
7 24 (11.54%) HTML5
8 23 (11.06%) SOAP
9 16 (7.69%) Web Services
9 16 (7.69%) iOS SDK
10 14 (6.73%) Play Framework
11 13 (6.25%) Spring MVC
12 12 (5.77%) XSLT
12 12 (5.77%) ASP.NET
13 11 (5.29%) Django
14 10 (4.81%) WCF
15 9 (4.33%) Java SE
15 9 (4.33%) Spring Batch
16 7 (3.37%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 45 (21.63%) Computer Science
2 39 (18.75%) Mathematics
3 30 (14.42%) Mobile Payment
4 28 (13.46%) Mobile Banking
5 27 (12.98%) Open Source
6 20 (9.62%) Mobile App
7 19 (9.13%) Client/Server
8 9 (4.33%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (3.85%) Algorithms
10 7 (3.37%) 3D Graphics
11 6 (2.88%) Physics
12 5 (2.40%) Replication
12 5 (2.40%) PACS
12 5 (2.40%) Smartcard
13 3 (1.44%) NHS
13 3 (1.44%) Data Structures
14 2 (0.96%) User Experience
14 2 (0.96%) CUDA
14 2 (0.96%) iPhone
14 2 (0.96%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 64 (30.77%) Linux
2 42 (20.19%) UNIX
3 29 (13.94%) Android
4 23 (11.06%) Apple iOS
5 20 (9.62%) Windows
6 5 (2.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.44%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (24.04%) Scrum
3 34 (16.35%) Software Engineering
4 29 (13.94%) Mentoring
5 28 (13.46%) Mobile Commerce
6 26 (12.50%) OO
7 25 (12.02%) TDD
8 23 (11.06%) MVC
9 22 (10.58%) Waterfall
10 18 (8.65%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (8.17%) Automated Testing
12 15 (7.21%) Web Development
13 14 (6.73%) Problem Management
14 11 (5.29%) Unit Testing
15 10 (4.81%) Kanban
16 8 (3.85%) Multithreading
16 8 (3.85%) Android Development
16 8 (3.85%) OOD
16 8 (3.85%) OOP
17 6 (2.88%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 72 (34.62%) C++
2 57 (27.40%) SQL
3 53 (25.48%) C#
4 38 (18.27%) C
4 38 (18.27%) Python
5 32 (15.38%) Ruby
6 31 (14.90%) JavaScript
7 26 (12.50%) Scala
8 21 (10.10%) Perl
9 15 (7.21%) PHP
10 10 (4.81%) Shell Script
10 10 (4.81%) T-SQL
11 7 (3.37%) VB
12 5 (2.40%) PL/SQL
12 5 (2.40%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.92%) Objective-C
14 3 (1.44%) AWK
14 3 (1.44%) VBA
14 3 (1.44%) COBOL
14 3 (1.44%) sed
Qualifications
1 53 (25.48%) Degree
2 10 (4.81%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.33%) PhD
3 9 (4.33%) Sun Certification
4 5 (2.40%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.44%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (1.44%) OCPJP
6 2 (0.96%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.48%) HNC
7 1 (0.48%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (5.29%) QA
1 11 (5.29%) PCI DSS
2 8 (3.85%) ISO 9001
2 8 (3.85%) TickIT
2 8 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 12207
3 5 (2.40%) SLA
3 5 (2.40%) DICOM
Systems Management
1 10 (4.81%) Puppet
1 10 (4.81%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (12.02%) Oracle
2 6 (2.88%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.40%) Red Hat
4 4 (1.92%) Adobe
4 4 (1.92%) Sencha
5 3 (1.44%) Sun
6 2 (0.96%) Perforce
7 1 (0.48%) Blackboard
7 1 (0.48%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.48%) Lotus
7 1 (0.48%) Apple
7 1 (0.48%) Vignette
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25926 - £28389 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000.00 - £29000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Mason Frank
Salary: £70 - £75 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 22 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago