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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 13 10 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Java 92 77 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 15.11% 16.01% 13.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.41% 30.92% 22.14%
Number of salaries quoted 76 66 47
Average salary £35,232 £38,750 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.07% +0.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,780 £29,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,303 £47,300 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
362 249 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 59.44% 51.77% 59.96%
Number of salaries quoted 325 213 245
Average salary £35,232 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,102 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,222 £46,000 £45,000
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 25 November 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 November 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
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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 -2 87 £35,232 -6.04% 14
Sunderland -8 4 £36,250 -14.70%
Gateshead - 3 £38,000 - 1
Java
North East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 92 (41.44%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (32.43%) C++
3 64 (28.83%) Linux
4 58 (26.13%) SQL
5 57 (25.68%) Degree
6 56 (25.23%) C#
7 51 (22.97%) Computer Science
8 50 (22.52%) Scrum
9 46 (20.72%) UNIX
10 45 (20.27%) HTML
11 44 (19.82%) C
11 44 (19.82%) Mathematics
12 39 (17.57%) Python
13 37 (16.67%) JavaScript
13 37 (16.67%) Software Engineering
14 31 (13.96%) OO
15 30 (13.51%) Spring
15 30 (13.51%) Ruby
15 30 (13.51%) Mobile Payment
15 30 (13.51%) Relational Database
16 29 (13.06%) Open Source
17 28 (12.61%) Mobile Banking
17 28 (12.61%) Banking
17 28 (12.61%) Android
17 28 (12.61%) .NET
17 28 (12.61%) XML
17 28 (12.61%) Mobile Commerce
18 27 (12.16%) Mentoring
18 27 (12.16%) HTML5
19 26 (11.71%) RESTful

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 10 (4.50%) JBoss
2 9 (4.05%) Confluence
3 7 (3.15%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.70%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.80%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.35%) Node.js
7 2 (0.90%) MQSeries
7 2 (0.90%) Documentum
7 2 (0.90%) IIS
8 1 (0.45%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.45%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.45%) SAS
8 1 (0.45%) TeamSite
8 1 (0.45%) FileNet
8 1 (0.45%) CMS
8 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.45%) WebSphere Portal
8 1 (0.45%) Moodle
Applications
1 5 (2.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.76%) Intranet
1 15 (6.76%) Internet
2 4 (1.80%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.45%) FTP
3 1 (0.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (13.51%) Relational Database
2 23 (10.36%) MongoDB
2 23 (10.36%) NoSQL
3 17 (7.66%) Oracle Database
4 10 (4.50%) MySQL
4 10 (4.50%) SQL Server
5 7 (3.15%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (1.80%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.45%) Jackrabbit
10 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (11.26%) Jenkins
2 17 (7.66%) Selenium
3 14 (6.31%) JIRA
4 11 (4.95%) JUnit
5 9 (4.05%) Eclipse
5 9 (4.05%) Subversion
5 9 (4.05%) Git (software)
6 7 (3.15%) Visual Studio
7 6 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (2.25%) CruiseControl
8 5 (2.25%) QuickTest Pro
8 5 (2.25%) LoadRunner
8 5 (2.25%) Facilita Forecast
9 4 (1.80%) Maven
9 4 (1.80%) Mercurial
10 3 (1.35%) Ant
10 3 (1.35%) Redmine
11 2 (0.90%) Hudson
11 2 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.90%) TestNG
General
1 28 (12.61%) Banking
2 4 (1.80%) Games
2 4 (1.80%) Finance
3 2 (0.90%) Advertising
3 2 (0.90%) Telecoms
3 2 (0.90%) Multimedia
3 2 (0.90%) German Language
4 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 121 (54.50%) Developer
2 56 (25.23%) Java Developer
3 46 (20.72%) Software Developer
4 42 (18.92%) Software Engineer
5 26 (11.71%) Analyst
6 21 (9.46%) Graduate
7 18 (8.11%) Architect
8 14 (6.31%) Lead Developer
9 12 (5.41%) Programmer
9 12 (5.41%) .NET Developer
10 11 (4.95%) Java Software Developer
11 10 (4.50%) Solutions Architect
12 9 (4.05%) Junior
13 8 (3.60%) Quality Engineer
13 8 (3.60%) C# Developer
13 8 (3.60%) Java Software Engineer
13 8 (3.60%) QA Engineer
13 8 (3.60%) Software Quality Engineer
14 7 (3.15%) Junior Developer
14 7 (3.15%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (20.27%) HTML
2 30 (13.51%) Spring
3 28 (12.61%) .NET
3 28 (12.61%) XML
4 27 (12.16%) HTML5
5 26 (11.71%) RESTful
6 24 (10.81%) JSON
7 23 (10.36%) CSS
8 22 (9.91%) SOAP
9 16 (7.21%) Web Services
9 16 (7.21%) iOS SDK
10 14 (6.31%) Play Framework
11 13 (5.86%) XSLT
11 13 (5.86%) Spring MVC
12 11 (4.95%) ASP.NET
13 10 (4.50%) Java SE
13 10 (4.50%) Spring Batch
14 9 (4.05%) WCF
14 9 (4.05%) Django
15 8 (3.60%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 51 (22.97%) Computer Science
2 44 (19.82%) Mathematics
3 30 (13.51%) Mobile Payment
4 29 (13.06%) Open Source
5 28 (12.61%) Mobile Banking
6 21 (9.46%) Mobile App
7 20 (9.01%) Client/Server
8 9 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (3.15%) Algorithms
9 7 (3.15%) Replication
9 7 (3.15%) Physics
10 5 (2.25%) PACS
10 5 (2.25%) Smartcard
11 4 (1.80%) 3D Graphics
12 3 (1.35%) NHS
12 3 (1.35%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.90%) User Experience
13 2 (0.90%) Mainframe
13 2 (0.90%) PMI
13 2 (0.90%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 64 (28.83%) Linux
2 46 (20.72%) UNIX
3 28 (12.61%) Android
4 23 (10.36%) Apple iOS
5 19 (8.56%) Windows
6 5 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.35%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (41.44%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (22.52%) Scrum
3 37 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 31 (13.96%) OO
5 28 (12.61%) Mobile Commerce
6 27 (12.16%) Mentoring
7 24 (10.81%) TDD
8 23 (10.36%) MVC
9 22 (9.91%) Waterfall
10 19 (8.56%) Web Development
11 18 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (7.66%) Automated Testing
13 15 (6.76%) Problem Management
14 9 (4.05%) Unit Testing
14 9 (4.05%) Kanban
15 8 (3.60%) OOD
15 8 (3.60%) OOP
16 7 (3.15%) DevOps
16 7 (3.15%) Android Development
17 6 (2.70%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 72 (32.43%) C++
2 58 (26.13%) SQL
3 56 (25.23%) C#
4 44 (19.82%) C
5 39 (17.57%) Python
6 37 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 30 (13.51%) Ruby
8 24 (10.81%) Scala
9 21 (9.46%) Perl
10 15 (6.76%) PHP
11 12 (5.41%) Shell Script
12 8 (3.60%) T-SQL
13 7 (3.15%) VB
13 7 (3.15%) Bash Shell
14 5 (2.25%) sed
14 5 (2.25%) AWK
14 5 (2.25%) PL/SQL
15 4 (1.80%) Objective-C
16 3 (1.35%) VBA
16 3 (1.35%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 57 (25.68%) Degree
2 8 (3.60%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.15%) Sun Certification
4 6 (2.70%) PhD
5 5 (2.25%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.35%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (1.35%) OCPJP
7 2 (0.90%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.45%) HNC
8 1 (0.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (4.95%) QA
1 11 (4.95%) PCI DSS
2 8 (3.60%) ISO 9001
2 8 (3.60%) TickIT
2 8 (3.60%) ISO/IEC 12207
3 7 (3.15%) SLA
4 5 (2.25%) DICOM
Systems Management
1 9 (4.05%) Puppet
1 9 (4.05%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (11.71%) Oracle
2 6 (2.70%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.25%) Red Hat
4 4 (1.80%) Adobe
4 4 (1.80%) Sencha
5 3 (1.35%) Sun
6 2 (0.90%) Perforce
7 1 (0.45%) Blackboard
7 1 (0.45%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.45%) Lotus
7 1 (0.45%) Apple
7 1 (0.45%) Vignette
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 7 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Gateshead
Spectrum IT
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
ACL Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Up to £70k plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + pension, bonus, free parking
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago
Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £37000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Cognizant
Posted: 19 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago