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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 11 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Java 93 128 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 18.53% 19.94% 18.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.90% 34.13% 38.11%
Number of salaries quoted 84 59 85
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
311 375 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 61.95% 58.41% 48.80%
Number of salaries quoted 283 260 211
Average salary £37,500 £31,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% -15.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £24,000 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 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
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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 -3 77 £40,000 +33.33% 32
Sunderland -3 22 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Gateshead -8 6 £31,000 +12.72%
Java
North East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 86 (58.50%) JavaScript
2 79 (53.74%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (47.62%) CSS
4 63 (42.86%) HTML
5 42 (28.57%) C++
6 37 (25.17%) REST
7 36 (24.49%) Degree
8 32 (21.77%) C#
9 31 (21.09%) Scrum
9 31 (21.09%) Software Engineering
10 30 (20.41%) MySQL
10 30 (20.41%) Oracle
10 30 (20.41%) XML
10 30 (20.41%) Python
11 29 (19.73%) OOD
12 28 (19.05%) Linux
13 27 (18.37%) OO
13 27 (18.37%) HTML5
13 27 (18.37%) AngularJS
14 26 (17.69%) CSS3
14 26 (17.69%) Perl
15 25 (17.01%) Spring
16 24 (16.33%) PHP
16 24 (16.33%) SOAP
16 24 (16.33%) Web Services
17 22 (14.97%) JUnit
17 22 (14.97%) Groovy
18 21 (14.29%) jQuery
18 21 (14.29%) Big Data
18 21 (14.29%) Hibernate

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 (6.80%) CMS
2 9 (6.12%) JBoss
3 8 (5.44%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.08%) Node.js
5 5 (3.40%) MQSeries
5 5 (3.40%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (3.40%) Alfresco
6 4 (2.72%) Apache
7 3 (2.04%) nginx
7 3 (2.04%) Zope
7 3 (2.04%) Plone
8 2 (1.36%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.36%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 5 (3.40%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.52%) SaaS
2 10 (6.80%) PaaS
3 3 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.36%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.04%) DNS
1 3 (2.04%) SSL
1 3 (2.04%) Firewall
2 2 (1.36%) Wireless
3 1 (0.68%) HTTP
3 1 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (20.41%) MySQL
2 21 (14.29%) Big Data
3 18 (12.24%) SQL Server
4 9 (6.12%) RDBMS
4 9 (6.12%) NoSQL
4 9 (6.12%) Relational Database
5 8 (5.44%) MongoDB
6 7 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (4.76%) QlikView
7 6 (4.08%) Oracle Database
8 5 (3.40%) Spotfire
8 5 (3.40%) DB2
9 3 (2.04%) MariaDB
10 2 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.36%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (14.97%) JUnit
2 12 (8.16%) Gradle
3 7 (4.76%) Visual Studio
3 7 (4.76%) Jenkins
4 6 (4.08%) Subversion
5 5 (3.40%) Hudson
5 5 (3.40%) Selenium
5 5 (3.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (3.40%) TestNG
6 3 (2.04%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.04%) Apache Ivy
7 2 (1.36%) ReSharper
7 2 (1.36%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.68%) Maven
8 1 (0.68%) JIRA
8 1 (0.68%) Facilita Forecast
8 1 (0.68%) LoadUI
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.68%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.68%) JMeter
General
1 17 (11.56%) Finance
2 3 (2.04%) Banking
3 1 (0.68%) Games
Job Titles
1 97 (65.99%) Developer
2 64 (43.54%) Java Developer
3 31 (21.09%) Software Developer
4 22 (14.97%) Senior Developer
5 21 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
6 15 (10.20%) C# Developer
7 14 (9.52%) Software Engineer
8 13 (8.84%) C# Software Developer
9 9 (6.12%) Architect
10 8 (5.44%) Analyst
11 5 (3.40%) Test Analyst
11 5 (3.40%) Graduate
11 5 (3.40%) Consultant
11 5 (3.40%) QA Engineer
11 5 (3.40%) Graduate Software Developer
11 5 (3.40%) QA Analyst
11 5 (3.40%) Technical Leader
11 5 (3.40%) Graduate Developer
12 4 (2.72%) Solutions Consultant
12 4 (2.72%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (47.62%) CSS
2 63 (42.86%) HTML
3 37 (25.17%) REST
4 30 (20.41%) XML
5 27 (18.37%) HTML5
5 27 (18.37%) AngularJS
6 26 (17.69%) CSS3
7 25 (17.01%) Spring
8 24 (16.33%) SOAP
8 24 (16.33%) Web Services
9 21 (14.29%) Hibernate
9 21 (14.29%) jQuery
10 19 (12.93%) Java EE
10 19 (12.93%) Ajax
10 19 (12.93%) .NET
11 18 (12.24%) JSON
12 17 (11.56%) JPA
13 16 (10.88%) RESTful
14 15 (10.20%) XSD
15 12 (8.16%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 20 (13.61%) Computer Science
2 17 (11.56%) Mobile App
3 9 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.08%) User Experience
4 6 (4.08%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.72%) EFT
6 3 (2.04%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.04%) 3D Graphics
6 3 (2.04%) Physics
6 3 (2.04%) Mobile Banking
6 3 (2.04%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (1.36%) CUDA
8 1 (0.68%) NHS
8 1 (0.68%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 28 (19.05%) Linux
2 11 (7.48%) UNIX
2 11 (7.48%) Windows
3 8 (5.44%) Android
4 5 (3.40%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.04%) CentOS
5 3 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.68%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (53.74%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (21.09%) Scrum
2 31 (21.09%) Software Engineering
3 29 (19.73%) OOD
4 27 (18.37%) OO
5 18 (12.24%) Web Development
6 16 (10.88%) TDD
7 15 (10.20%) MVC
7 15 (10.20%) SDLC
8 12 (8.16%) Open Source
8 12 (8.16%) Multithreading
8 12 (8.16%) Automated Testing
9 9 (6.12%) API Development
9 9 (6.12%) API Design
10 8 (5.44%) Content Management
11 7 (4.76%) UML
11 7 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (4.76%) Mentoring
12 6 (4.08%) Waterfall
12 6 (4.08%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 86 (58.50%) JavaScript
2 42 (28.57%) C++
3 32 (21.77%) C#
4 30 (20.41%) Python
5 26 (17.69%) Perl
6 24 (16.33%) PHP
7 22 (14.97%) Groovy
8 21 (14.29%) C
9 20 (13.61%) SQL
10 16 (10.88%) Scala
11 11 (7.48%) Ruby
12 9 (6.12%) PHP5
13 5 (3.40%) Objective-C
13 5 (3.40%) Ada
14 3 (2.04%) VB
14 3 (2.04%) VB.NET
14 3 (2.04%) Shell Script
15 2 (1.36%) R
15 2 (1.36%) T-SQL
15 2 (1.36%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 36 (24.49%) Degree
2 12 (8.16%) PhD
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.68%) MCSE
3 1 (0.68%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.40%) QA
2 3 (2.04%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (2.04%) qmail
1 3 (2.04%) Postfix
1 3 (2.04%) Varnish
2 2 (1.36%) vSphere
3 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (3.40%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.04%) HAProxy
2 3 (2.04%) Puppet
2 3 (2.04%) Ansible
2 3 (2.04%) systemd
3 2 (1.36%) Vagrant
3 2 (1.36%) StatsD
4 1 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 30 (20.41%) Oracle
2 10 (6.80%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.76%) Sybase
4 5 (3.40%) Pega
4 5 (3.40%) Tableau
4 5 (3.40%) Alteryx
4 5 (3.40%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (3.40%) TIBCO
5 4 (2.72%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.36%) Apigee
6 2 (1.36%) Mashery
7 1 (0.68%) IBM
7 1 (0.68%) HP
7 1 (0.68%) OpenText
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: From £22,000 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wallsend, Tyne and Wear
Searchability
Salary: £33963 - £37191 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + gym membership, parking + more
Posted: 5 days ago
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
NHS BSA
Salary: From £46,164 to £57,069 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000- £90,000 plus attractive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Omlis
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
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Omlis
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago