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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 22 7 13
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Permanent jobs citing Java 54 65 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 9.38% 18.36% 12.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.30% 35.71% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 47 58 66
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
353 182 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 61.28% 51.41% 49.83%
Number of salaries quoted 314 164 271
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -12 47 £35,000 -17.64% 20
Sunderland -3 9 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Gateshead -11 4 £38,000 +65.21% 1
Java
North East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 60 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (32.65%) Scrum
3 46 (31.29%) C++
4 41 (27.89%) Mathematics
4 41 (27.89%) Computer Science
5 38 (25.85%) Android
6 37 (25.17%) Mobile Payment
7 36 (24.49%) Mobile Banking
7 36 (24.49%) Banking
7 36 (24.49%) Mobile Commerce
8 33 (22.45%) HTML
8 33 (22.45%) Software Engineering
9 31 (21.09%) Degree
10 30 (20.41%) Open Source
11 29 (19.73%) Scala
11 29 (19.73%) Ruby
11 29 (19.73%) Linux
12 28 (19.05%) JSON
12 28 (19.05%) RESTful
13 27 (18.37%) MongoDB
13 27 (18.37%) TDD
14 26 (17.69%) NoSQL
14 26 (17.69%) Apple iOS
14 26 (17.69%) Python
15 25 (17.01%) Jenkins
16 24 (16.33%) C#
17 23 (15.65%) SQL
17 23 (15.65%) .NET
18 21 (14.29%) Mobile App
19 20 (13.61%) iOS SDK

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 11 (7.48%) Confluence
2 8 (5.44%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (2.72%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.04%) MQSeries
5 2 (1.36%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.36%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.36%) IIS
5 2 (1.36%) AquaLogic
6 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.68%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (0.68%) Node.js
6 1 (0.68%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.68%) Documentum
6 1 (0.68%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.68%) FileNet
6 1 (0.68%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (2.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.68%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (18.37%) MongoDB
2 26 (17.69%) NoSQL
3 16 (10.88%) SQL Server
4 13 (8.84%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.72%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.04%) QlikView
7 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.36%) MySQL
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.68%) DB2
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (17.01%) Jenkins
2 12 (8.16%) Selenium
3 11 (7.48%) JIRA
4 10 (6.80%) Subversion
4 10 (6.80%) Git (software)
4 10 (6.80%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (5.44%) Mercurial
6 7 (4.76%) JUnit
7 3 (2.04%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (1.36%) Ant
9 1 (0.68%) Android Studio
9 1 (0.68%) Sahi
9 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.68%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.68%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.68%) ProC
9 1 (0.68%) Xcode
9 1 (0.68%) Maven
9 1 (0.68%) ReSharper
General
1 36 (24.49%) Banking
2 11 (7.48%) Finance
3 7 (4.76%) Games
4 4 (2.72%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.36%) German Language
5 2 (1.36%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.68%) Marketing
6 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.68%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 83 (56.46%) Developer
2 38 (25.85%) Software Engineer
3 37 (25.17%) Software Developer
4 32 (21.77%) Java Developer
5 23 (15.65%) Graduate
6 19 (12.93%) Architect
7 15 (10.20%) Solutions Architect
8 13 (8.84%) Java Software Developer
9 10 (6.80%) Consultant
10 9 (6.12%) Systems Engineer
10 9 (6.12%) Lead Developer
10 9 (6.12%) C# Developer
11 7 (4.76%) Quality Engineer
11 7 (4.76%) QA Engineer
11 7 (4.76%) C# Software Developer
11 7 (4.76%) Software Quality Engineer
12 5 (3.40%) Android Developer
13 4 (2.72%) Senior Java Developer
13 4 (2.72%) Junior Developer
13 4 (2.72%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (22.45%) HTML
2 28 (19.05%) JSON
2 28 (19.05%) RESTful
3 23 (15.65%) .NET
4 20 (13.61%) iOS SDK
5 19 (12.93%) HTML5
6 17 (11.56%) CSS
7 15 (10.20%) ASP.NET
7 15 (10.20%) Play Framework
8 13 (8.84%) Django
8 13 (8.84%) Spring
9 12 (8.16%) WCF
10 11 (7.48%) XML
11 8 (5.44%) jQuery
12 5 (3.40%) .NET Framework
12 5 (3.40%) SOAP
12 5 (3.40%) J2EE
13 4 (2.72%) Web Services
14 3 (2.04%) XHTML
14 3 (2.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 41 (27.89%) Mathematics
1 41 (27.89%) Computer Science
2 37 (25.17%) Mobile Payment
3 36 (24.49%) Mobile Banking
4 30 (20.41%) Open Source
5 21 (14.29%) Mobile App
6 9 (6.12%) 3D Graphics
7 8 (5.44%) Algorithms
8 4 (2.72%) EFT
9 2 (1.36%) Replication
9 2 (1.36%) Physics
9 2 (1.36%) PMI
9 2 (1.36%) CUDA
9 2 (1.36%) User Experience
9 2 (1.36%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.68%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.68%) Social Media
10 1 (0.68%) iPhone
10 1 (0.68%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 38 (25.85%) Android
2 29 (19.73%) Linux
3 26 (17.69%) Apple iOS
4 13 (8.84%) Windows
5 3 (2.04%) UNIX
5 3 (2.04%) Windows Phone
6 2 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.68%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (32.65%) Scrum
3 36 (24.49%) Mobile Commerce
4 33 (22.45%) Software Engineering
5 27 (18.37%) TDD
6 18 (12.24%) OO
6 18 (12.24%) Mentoring
7 16 (10.88%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (10.20%) Web Development
9 14 (9.52%) Unit Testing
9 14 (9.52%) Automated Testing
10 11 (7.48%) Kanban
10 11 (7.48%) OOD
11 10 (6.80%) MVC
11 10 (6.80%) UML
12 9 (6.12%) Multithreading
12 9 (6.12%) Waterfall
13 7 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
13 7 (4.76%) Migration
13 7 (4.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (31.29%) C++
2 29 (19.73%) Ruby
2 29 (19.73%) Scala
3 26 (17.69%) Python
4 24 (16.33%) C#
5 23 (15.65%) SQL
6 17 (11.56%) JavaScript
7 11 (7.48%) T-SQL
8 6 (4.08%) PHP
8 6 (4.08%) PL/SQL
8 6 (4.08%) C
9 5 (3.40%) Perl
10 4 (2.72%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.72%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.36%) VB6
11 2 (1.36%) VB
11 2 (1.36%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.68%) COBOL
12 1 (0.68%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 31 (21.09%) Degree
2 13 (8.84%) PhD
3 8 (5.44%) Sun Certification
4 7 (4.76%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.36%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.68%) HNC
6 1 (0.68%) HND
6 1 (0.68%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 15 (10.20%) PCI DSS
2 8 (5.44%) QA
3 7 (4.76%) ISO 9001
3 7 (4.76%) TickIT
3 7 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 12207
4 2 (1.36%) SLA
4 2 (1.36%) PMBOK
Systems Management
1 11 (7.48%) Puppet
1 11 (7.48%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.36%) OpenView
Vendors
1 15 (10.20%) Oracle
2 4 (2.72%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.72%) Adobe
3 2 (1.36%) HP
3 2 (1.36%) Informatica
3 2 (1.36%) Red Hat
3 2 (1.36%) Perforce
4 1 (0.68%) Pega
4 1 (0.68%) Sencha
4 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.68%) Lotus
4 1 (0.68%) Sybase
4 1 (0.68%) Vignette
4 1 (0.68%) Cognizant
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Net Talent
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Gem Partnership
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive salary & benefits
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
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bonus, pension, health care
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £33000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £27000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Orchard Information Systems Ltd
Posted: 15 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive salary & benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Gateshead
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago