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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java
Rank 22 7 15
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +8
Permanent jobs citing Java 54 110 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 10.11% 17.71% 11.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.21% 32.16% 22.91%
Number of salaries quoted 36 95 58
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £24,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,850 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
355 342 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 66.48% 55.07% 49.91%
Number of salaries quoted 303 317 244
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
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 28 May 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 28 May 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
(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 -12 46 £38,750 +10.71% 18
Sunderland +1 5 £40,000 +64.94% 5
Gateshead -16 2 £24,000 -11.11% 1
Java
North East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 44 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (30.56%) C++
3 32 (29.63%) JavaScript
4 30 (27.78%) Software Engineering
5 29 (26.85%) Scrum
5 29 (26.85%) Degree
6 27 (25.00%) HTML
7 26 (24.07%) CSS
8 23 (21.30%) Oracle
8 23 (21.30%) C#
9 22 (20.37%) Computer Science
9 22 (20.37%) Android
10 20 (18.52%) Mathematics
10 20 (18.52%) OO
11 19 (17.59%) SQL
12 16 (14.81%) .NET
12 16 (14.81%) HTML5
13 15 (13.89%) SQL Server
13 15 (13.89%) XML
13 15 (13.89%) OOD
13 15 (13.89%) Finance
14 14 (12.96%) Linux
15 13 (12.04%) JUnit
15 13 (12.04%) C
15 13 (12.04%) Mobile Commerce
15 13 (12.04%) Banking
15 13 (12.04%) CSS3
15 13 (12.04%) Mobile App
15 13 (12.04%) Mobile Banking
15 13 (12.04%) Mobile Payment

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 6 (5.56%) MQSeries
2 4 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (2.78%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.85%) AquaLogic
4 2 (1.85%) Confluence
4 2 (1.85%) Node.js
4 2 (1.85%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.93%) JBoss
5 1 (0.93%) Alfresco
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (0.93%) GPRS
1 1 (0.93%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.33%) MySQL
3 8 (7.41%) QlikView
4 6 (5.56%) DB2
5 5 (4.63%) Big Data
5 5 (4.63%) Oracle Database
5 5 (4.63%) Spotfire
6 4 (3.70%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.70%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.78%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (12.04%) JUnit
2 7 (6.48%) Subversion
2 7 (6.48%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.70%) Mercurial
3 4 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.70%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.78%) Selenium
4 3 (2.78%) JIRA
4 3 (2.78%) ReSharper
5 2 (1.85%) Apache Ivy
5 2 (1.85%) Gradle
5 2 (1.85%) Artifactory
5 2 (1.85%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.93%) JMeter
6 1 (0.93%) Maven
6 1 (0.93%) Xcode
6 1 (0.93%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.93%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.93%) Ant
6 1 (0.93%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 15 (13.89%) Finance
2 13 (12.04%) Banking
3 4 (3.70%) Games
4 2 (1.85%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.93%) Advertising
5 1 (0.93%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 55 (50.93%) Developer
2 32 (29.63%) Java Developer
3 27 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 22 (20.37%) Software Engineer
5 11 (10.19%) Architect
5 11 (10.19%) Consultant
6 10 (9.26%) Java Software Developer
6 10 (9.26%) Graduate
7 9 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
7 9 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (6.48%) C# Developer
8 7 (6.48%) Senior Developer
8 7 (6.48%) C# Software Developer
8 7 (6.48%) Solutions Consultant
9 6 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (3.70%) Graduate Developer
11 3 (2.78%) Junior
11 3 (2.78%) Graduate Software Developer
11 3 (2.78%) Junior Developer
12 2 (1.85%) C++/Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (25.00%) HTML
2 26 (24.07%) CSS
3 16 (14.81%) .NET
3 16 (14.81%) HTML5
4 15 (13.89%) XML
5 13 (12.04%) CSS3
5 13 (12.04%) jQuery
6 12 (11.11%) J2EE
7 10 (9.26%) Spring
8 8 (7.41%) JSON
8 8 (7.41%) Web Services
9 7 (6.48%) Hibernate
10 6 (5.56%) Ajax
10 6 (5.56%) iOS SDK
10 6 (5.56%) AngularJS
10 6 (5.56%) Cocoa
10 6 (5.56%) JMS
10 6 (5.56%) SOAP
10 6 (5.56%) ASP.NET
11 5 (4.63%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.37%) Computer Science
2 20 (18.52%) Mathematics
3 13 (12.04%) Mobile App
3 13 (12.04%) Mobile Banking
3 13 (12.04%) Mobile Payment
4 7 (6.48%) EFT
5 6 (5.56%) User Experience
5 6 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.56%) 3D Graphics
6 4 (3.70%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.78%) Physics
8 2 (1.85%) CUDA
9 1 (0.93%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.37%) Android
2 14 (12.96%) Linux
3 12 (11.11%) Windows
4 11 (10.19%) Apple iOS
5 8 (7.41%) UNIX
6 2 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (27.78%) Software Engineering
3 29 (26.85%) Scrum
4 20 (18.52%) OO
5 15 (13.89%) OOD
6 13 (12.04%) Mobile Commerce
6 13 (12.04%) SDLC
7 12 (11.11%) Unit Testing
8 11 (10.19%) MVC
8 11 (10.19%) Open Source
8 11 (10.19%) Web Development
9 9 (8.33%) UML
9 9 (8.33%) Mentoring
10 8 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
10 8 (7.41%) Multithreading
10 8 (7.41%) TDD
11 7 (6.48%) Waterfall
12 6 (5.56%) UX Design
12 6 (5.56%) Mobile Development
12 6 (5.56%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 33 (30.56%) C++
2 32 (29.63%) JavaScript
3 23 (21.30%) C#
4 19 (17.59%) SQL
5 13 (12.04%) C
6 12 (11.11%) Scala
7 10 (9.26%) PHP
8 9 (8.33%) Python
9 8 (7.41%) Ruby
9 8 (7.41%) Perl
10 6 (5.56%) PHP5
10 6 (5.56%) Objective-C
11 4 (3.70%) PL/SQL
11 4 (3.70%) T-SQL
11 4 (3.70%) VB.NET
12 3 (2.78%) Shell Script
12 3 (2.78%) Delphi
13 2 (1.85%) Groovy
14 1 (0.93%) Pascal
14 1 (0.93%) Ada
Qualifications
1 29 (26.85%) Degree
2 12 (11.11%) PhD
3 4 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.70%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (7.41%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.85%) Puppet
2 2 (1.85%) Vagrant
2 2 (1.85%) OpenView
3 1 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (21.30%) Oracle
2 6 (5.56%) Pega
2 6 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (4.63%) Alteryx
3 5 (4.63%) Tableau
4 3 (2.78%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.78%) HP
5 2 (1.85%) Sybase
5 2 (1.85%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.85%) Informatica
6 1 (0.93%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.93%) IBM
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