The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Tyne and Wear region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 5 12 7
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs citing Java 111 83 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 17.45% 16.02% 18.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.62% 30.18% 33.99%
Number of salaries quoted 55 74 75
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,550
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
351 275 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 55.19% 53.09% 53.22%
Number of salaries quoted 270 236 254
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Java
North East

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +7 105 £32,500 -20.24% 39
Sunderland +3 14 £27,500 -35.29%
Gateshead -6 3 £27,500 -24.65%
North Shields - 3 £27,500 -
South Shields - 3 £27,500 -
Java
North East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 96 (42.67%) Spring
2 91 (40.44%) HTML
3 78 (34.67%) JavaScript
4 66 (29.33%) OO
5 61 (27.11%) SQL
5 61 (27.11%) UNIX
6 59 (26.22%) Linux
7 57 (25.33%) C#
7 57 (25.33%) Degree
8 50 (22.22%) C
9 48 (21.33%) Software Engineering
10 46 (20.44%) Finance
11 45 (20.00%) CSS
12 43 (19.11%) Agile Software Development
13 41 (18.22%) Computer Science
13 41 (18.22%) J2EE
13 41 (18.22%) Tomcat
14 39 (17.33%) Apache Wicket
15 38 (16.89%) Java EE
16 37 (16.44%) Mathematics
17 36 (16.00%) Web Development
17 36 (16.00%) .NET
18 35 (15.56%) C++
18 35 (15.56%) MVC
19 32 (14.22%) Scrum
19 32 (14.22%) Subversion
20 31 (13.78%) JSR 170
21 30 (13.33%) JUnit
21 30 (13.33%) Web Services
21 30 (13.33%) Python

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 41 (18.22%) Tomcat
2 12 (5.33%) Apache
3 3 (1.33%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (0.89%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.89%) Tuxedo
4 2 (0.89%) MQSeries
4 2 (0.89%) Moodle
4 2 (0.89%) Node.js
5 1 (0.44%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.44%) Documentum
5 1 (0.44%) SAS
5 1 (0.44%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (0.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (9.33%) Intranet
1 21 (9.33%) Internet
2 12 (5.33%) HTTP
3 3 (1.33%) Firewall
3 3 (1.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (0.89%) FTP
5 1 (0.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (9.78%) Jackrabbit
2 15 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 12 (5.33%) Oracle Database
3 12 (5.33%) MySQL
4 8 (3.56%) SQL Server
5 6 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.89%) InterSystems Cache
6 2 (0.89%) DB2
6 2 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 32 (14.22%) Subversion
2 30 (13.33%) JUnit
3 26 (11.56%) Maven
4 19 (8.44%) Jenkins
5 14 (6.22%) Git (software)
6 11 (4.89%) Selenium
7 9 (4.00%) Eclipse
8 6 (2.67%) CruiseControl
8 6 (2.67%) JIRA
9 4 (1.78%) Ant
9 4 (1.78%) QuickTest Pro
9 4 (1.78%) LoadRunner
10 3 (1.33%) Visual Studio
10 3 (1.33%) RSpec
10 3 (1.33%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.33%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.33%) Facilita Forecast
11 1 (0.44%) Hudson
11 1 (0.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.44%) TestNG
General
1 46 (20.44%) Finance
2 5 (2.22%) Games
3 2 (0.89%) Advertising
4 1 (0.44%) Publishing
4 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 169 (75.11%) Developer
2 119 (52.89%) Java Developer
3 30 (13.33%) Software Engineer
3 30 (13.33%) Software Developer
4 28 (12.44%) Senior Developer
5 27 (12.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 27 (12.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 25 (11.11%) .NET Developer
7 24 (10.67%) Java Software Engineer
8 21 (9.33%) Analyst
9 16 (7.11%) Programmer
10 15 (6.67%) J2EE Developer
10 15 (6.67%) J2EE Software Engineer
11 13 (5.78%) Team Leader
12 12 (5.33%) Java Team Leader
12 12 (5.33%) Java Software Developer
13 10 (4.44%) C# Developer
13 10 (4.44%) Web Developer
13 10 (4.44%) Junior
14 9 (4.00%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (42.67%) Spring
2 91 (40.44%) HTML
3 45 (20.00%) CSS
4 41 (18.22%) J2EE
5 39 (17.33%) Apache Wicket
6 38 (16.89%) Java EE
7 36 (16.00%) .NET
8 31 (13.78%) JSR 170
9 30 (13.33%) Web Services
10 26 (11.56%) Hibernate
11 24 (10.67%) jQuery
12 20 (8.89%) HTML5
13 19 (8.44%) ASP.NET
14 18 (8.00%) MooTools
14 18 (8.00%) JAX-WS
15 16 (7.11%) XML
16 15 (6.67%) Spring MVC
16 15 (6.67%) REST
17 14 (6.22%) Play Framework
17 14 (6.22%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 41 (18.22%) Computer Science
2 37 (16.44%) Mathematics
3 20 (8.89%) Open Source
4 11 (4.89%) Physics
5 10 (4.44%) Client/Server
5 10 (4.44%) Digital Media
6 4 (1.78%) Replication
7 3 (1.33%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.89%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.89%) Smartcard
8 2 (0.89%) 3D Graphics
8 2 (0.89%) PACS
9 1 (0.44%) Statistics
9 1 (0.44%) VLE
9 1 (0.44%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 61 (27.11%) UNIX
2 59 (26.22%) Linux
3 10 (4.44%) Windows
4 2 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.44%) Solaris
5 1 (0.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (29.33%) OO
2 48 (21.33%) Software Engineering
3 43 (19.11%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (16.00%) Web Development
5 35 (15.56%) MVC
6 32 (14.22%) Scrum
7 18 (8.00%) Automated Testing
8 16 (7.11%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (4.89%) Configuration Management
10 10 (4.44%) TDD
10 10 (4.44%) Problem Management
11 9 (4.00%) Web Design
11 9 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
12 8 (3.56%) OOP
12 8 (3.56%) Unit Testing
13 7 (3.11%) OOD
14 6 (2.67%) Automation Testing
14 6 (2.67%) OWASP
14 6 (2.67%) Test Scripting
15 5 (2.22%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 78 (34.67%) JavaScript
2 61 (27.11%) SQL
3 57 (25.33%) C#
4 50 (22.22%) C
5 35 (15.56%) C++
6 30 (13.33%) Python
7 17 (7.56%) Ruby
7 17 (7.56%) Scala
8 16 (7.11%) Shell Script
9 12 (5.33%) AWK
9 12 (5.33%) PHP
9 12 (5.33%) sed
10 10 (4.44%) Perl
11 4 (1.78%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.33%) VB
13 2 (0.89%) LotusScript
13 2 (0.89%) Formula Language
13 2 (0.89%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.44%) Jython
Qualifications
1 57 (25.33%) Degree
2 5 (2.22%) PhD
3 3 (1.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.22%) QA
2 4 (1.78%) SLA
3 2 (0.89%) DICOM
Systems Management
1 3 (1.33%) Nagios
1 3 (1.33%) Ganglia
1 3 (1.33%) Puppet
1 3 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.33%) collectd
2 1 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.44%) OpenView
Vendors
1 20 (8.89%) Oracle
2 12 (5.33%) Google
3 9 (4.00%) JBoss
4 3 (1.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.33%) Lotus
5 2 (0.89%) Red Hat
5 2 (0.89%) Blackboard
5 2 (0.89%) hybris
5 2 (0.89%) Sencha
5 2 (0.89%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.44%) Apple
6 1 (0.44%) Wall Street Systems
6 1 (0.44%) HP
6 1 (0.44%) Citrix
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