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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 4 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java 129 93 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 19.52% 18.42% 20.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.86% 36.61% 37.25%
Number of salaries quoted 58 84 81
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,700 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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
381 254 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 57.64% 50.30% 54.64%
Number of salaries quoted 264 216 263
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £47,500 £50,000
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 22 August 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 22 August 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 0 117 £30,000 -27.71% 30
Sunderland +4 15 £27,500 -35.29%
Gateshead -7 7 £27,500 -24.65% 1
North Shields - 6 £27,500 -
South Shields - 6 £27,500 -
Java
North East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 83 (34.87%) Spring
2 79 (33.19%) HTML
3 76 (31.93%) Linux
4 74 (31.09%) SQL
5 73 (30.67%) UNIX
6 69 (28.99%) C#
6 69 (28.99%) JavaScript
6 69 (28.99%) Degree
7 65 (27.31%) C
8 61 (25.63%) OO
9 50 (21.01%) C++
10 47 (19.75%) Software Engineering
11 45 (18.91%) Agile Software Development
12 44 (18.49%) Computer Science
13 41 (17.23%) CSS
14 39 (16.39%) Mathematics
15 38 (15.97%) Finance
16 37 (15.55%) MVC
16 37 (15.55%) Web Services
16 37 (15.55%) Python
17 34 (14.29%) Tomcat
18 33 (13.87%) Web Development
19 32 (13.45%) Scrum
19 32 (13.45%) .NET
20 31 (13.03%) JUnit
21 30 (12.61%) Java EE
21 30 (12.61%) Subversion
22 29 (12.18%) Apache Wicket
22 29 (12.18%) J2EE
23 28 (11.76%) Relational Database

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 34 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 5 (2.10%) Apache
3 3 (1.26%) Node.js
4 2 (0.84%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.84%) MQSeries
4 2 (0.84%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.84%) Moodle
5 1 (0.42%) Documentum
5 1 (0.42%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.42%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (9.24%) Intranet
1 22 (9.24%) Internet
2 13 (5.46%) HTTP
3 4 (1.68%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.26%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (1.26%) Firewall
5 2 (0.84%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 20 (8.40%) Jackrabbit
3 17 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 10 (4.20%) MySQL
5 8 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (2.52%) SQL Server
7 5 (2.10%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.26%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.84%) DB2
9 2 (0.84%) InterSystems Cache
10 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 31 (13.03%) JUnit
2 30 (12.61%) Subversion
3 23 (9.66%) Maven
4 20 (8.40%) Jenkins
5 15 (6.30%) Selenium
6 14 (5.88%) Git (software)
7 10 (4.20%) Eclipse
8 7 (2.94%) CruiseControl
8 7 (2.94%) JIRA
9 6 (2.52%) QuickTest Pro
9 6 (2.52%) LoadRunner
10 5 (2.10%) Visual Studio
10 5 (2.10%) Facilita Forecast
11 4 (1.68%) Ant
11 4 (1.68%) WebDriver
12 3 (1.26%) RSpec
12 3 (1.26%) Cucumber
12 3 (1.26%) Redmine
13 2 (0.84%) Hudson
13 2 (0.84%) TestNG
General
1 38 (15.97%) Finance
2 5 (2.10%) Games
3 2 (0.84%) Advertising
3 2 (0.84%) Banking
4 1 (0.42%) Publishing
4 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 158 (66.39%) Developer
2 106 (44.54%) Java Developer
3 34 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 31 (13.03%) Analyst
4 31 (13.03%) Software Engineer
5 24 (10.08%) .NET Developer
6 22 (9.24%) Java Software Engineer
7 20 (8.40%) Programmer
8 19 (7.98%) Senior Developer
9 18 (7.56%) Senior Java Developer
9 18 (7.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 11 (4.62%) Java Software Developer
10 11 (4.62%) J2EE Software Engineer
10 11 (4.62%) J2EE Developer
10 11 (4.62%) Analyst Programmer
10 11 (4.62%) Junior
11 10 (4.20%) Web Developer
11 10 (4.20%) Team Leader
12 9 (3.78%) Java Team Leader
12 9 (3.78%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (34.87%) Spring
2 79 (33.19%) HTML
3 41 (17.23%) CSS
4 37 (15.55%) Web Services
5 32 (13.45%) .NET
6 30 (12.61%) Java EE
7 29 (12.18%) Apache Wicket
7 29 (12.18%) J2EE
8 27 (11.34%) XML
9 26 (10.92%) JSR 170
10 23 (9.66%) Hibernate
10 23 (9.66%) jQuery
11 22 (9.24%) SOAP
11 22 (9.24%) HTML5
12 18 (7.56%) Ajax
13 17 (7.14%) ASP.NET
13 17 (7.14%) MooTools
13 17 (7.14%) JAX-WS
13 17 (7.14%) Spring MVC
14 15 (6.30%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 44 (18.49%) Computer Science
2 39 (16.39%) Mathematics
3 21 (8.82%) Open Source
4 20 (8.40%) Client/Server
5 11 (4.62%) Physics
6 10 (4.20%) Digital Media
7 6 (2.52%) Replication
8 5 (2.10%) PACS
8 5 (2.10%) Smartcard
8 5 (2.10%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.26%) NHS
9 3 (1.26%) Mobile Payment
10 2 (0.84%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (0.84%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (0.42%) iPhone
11 1 (0.42%) Learning Management System
11 1 (0.42%) Statistics
11 1 (0.42%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 76 (31.93%) Linux
2 73 (30.67%) UNIX
3 16 (6.72%) Windows
4 5 (2.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.26%) Android
6 2 (0.84%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.42%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (25.63%) OO
2 47 (19.75%) Software Engineering
3 45 (18.91%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (15.55%) MVC
5 33 (13.87%) Web Development
6 32 (13.45%) Scrum
7 19 (7.98%) Automated Testing
8 18 (7.56%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (6.30%) Problem Management
9 15 (6.30%) Waterfall
10 11 (4.62%) Configuration Management
11 10 (4.20%) TDD
12 9 (3.78%) Responsive Web Design
12 9 (3.78%) Automation Testing
12 9 (3.78%) Unit Testing
12 9 (3.78%) Web Design
13 8 (3.36%) OOD
13 8 (3.36%) Test Scripting
14 6 (2.52%) DevOps
14 6 (2.52%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 74 (31.09%) SQL
2 69 (28.99%) C#
2 69 (28.99%) JavaScript
3 65 (27.31%) C
4 50 (21.01%) C++
5 37 (15.55%) Python
6 20 (8.40%) Ruby
7 19 (7.98%) Shell Script
8 18 (7.56%) Scala
8 18 (7.56%) Perl
9 13 (5.46%) PHP
10 12 (5.04%) AWK
10 12 (5.04%) sed
11 6 (2.52%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.10%) VB
13 3 (1.26%) XPath
13 3 (1.26%) VBA
13 3 (1.26%) LotusScript
14 2 (0.84%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.42%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 69 (28.99%) Degree
2 6 (2.52%) SC Cleared
2 6 (2.52%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.10%) PhD
4 3 (1.26%) OCPJP
4 3 (1.26%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (1.26%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.42%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.36%) QA
2 6 (2.52%) SLA
3 5 (2.10%) DICOM
4 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.42%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.42%) TickIT
4 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 12207
Systems Management
1 3 (1.26%) Ganglia
1 3 (1.26%) Nagios
1 3 (1.26%) Puppet
1 3 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.26%) collectd
2 1 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.42%) OpenView
Vendors
1 25 (10.50%) Oracle
2 12 (5.04%) Google
3 10 (4.20%) JBoss
4 5 (2.10%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.26%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.26%) Sun
5 3 (1.26%) Sencha
6 2 (0.84%) hybris
6 2 (0.84%) Blackboard
7 1 (0.42%) Wall Street Systems
7 1 (0.42%) HP
7 1 (0.42%) Citrix
7 1 (0.42%) Apple
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,926 to £28,389 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £28,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
BLOC
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tyneside
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: Up to £35, 000
Posted: 2 days ago
Tyneside
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Salary: £33, 000
Posted: 2 days ago
Tyneside
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: Up to £33, 000
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Houghton Le Spring, Tyne and Wear
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + excellent benefits package
Posted: 10 days ago