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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 9 4 11
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Java 115 91 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 17.97% 19.16% 16.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.87% 39.39% 28.68%
Number of salaries quoted 84 80 61
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,783 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +1.95%
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
385 231 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 60.16% 48.63% 57.75%
Number of salaries quoted 317 199 243
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 31 October 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 31 October 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 -4 105 £33,500 -10.66% 16
Sunderland -6 6 £27,500 -35.29% 1
Gateshead - 5 £37,500 - 1
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 31 October 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 (39.48%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (31.76%) C++
3 69 (29.61%) Linux
4 64 (27.47%) SQL
5 61 (26.18%) Degree
6 60 (25.75%) C#
7 57 (24.46%) UNIX
8 54 (23.18%) C
8 54 (23.18%) Computer Science
9 51 (21.89%) HTML
10 48 (20.60%) Scrum
11 46 (19.74%) Mathematics
12 44 (18.88%) JavaScript
13 43 (18.45%) Software Engineering
14 41 (17.60%) Python
15 38 (16.31%) OO
15 38 (16.31%) Spring
16 30 (12.88%) Ruby
17 29 (12.45%) Open Source
17 29 (12.45%) Relational Database
18 28 (12.02%) XML
19 27 (11.59%) Mentoring
19 27 (11.59%) Mobile Payment
19 27 (11.59%) HTML5
20 26 (11.16%) .NET
20 26 (11.16%) RESTful
21 25 (10.73%) Banking
21 25 (10.73%) Oracle
21 25 (10.73%) Mobile Commerce
21 25 (10.73%) Mobile Banking

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 12 (5.15%) Tomcat
2 10 (4.29%) JBoss
3 9 (3.86%) Confluence
4 5 (2.15%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.29%) Node.js
6 2 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.86%) MQSeries
6 2 (0.86%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.86%) IIS
7 1 (0.43%) Moodle
7 1 (0.43%) Documentum
7 1 (0.43%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (2.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.15%) Intranet
1 19 (8.15%) Internet
2 4 (1.72%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.43%) FTP
3 1 (0.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (12.45%) Relational Database
2 23 (9.87%) MongoDB
2 23 (9.87%) NoSQL
3 16 (6.87%) Oracle Database
4 11 (4.72%) MySQL
5 7 (3.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (2.15%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (2.15%) Jackrabbit
7 3 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.29%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 25 (10.73%) Jenkins
2 18 (7.73%) Selenium
3 15 (6.44%) JIRA
4 12 (5.15%) JUnit
5 11 (4.72%) Subversion
6 10 (4.29%) Eclipse
7 8 (3.43%) Maven
8 7 (3.00%) Visual Studio
8 7 (3.00%) Git (software)
9 6 (2.58%) CruiseControl
10 5 (2.15%) QuickTest Pro
10 5 (2.15%) LoadRunner
10 5 (2.15%) Facilita Forecast
11 4 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (1.29%) Ant
12 3 (1.29%) Redmine
13 2 (0.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 2 (0.86%) Mercurial
13 2 (0.86%) Hudson
13 2 (0.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 25 (10.73%) Banking
2 6 (2.58%) Finance
3 3 (1.29%) Games
4 2 (0.86%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.86%) Advertising
4 2 (0.86%) Multimedia
4 2 (0.86%) German Language
Job Titles
1 130 (55.79%) Developer
2 67 (28.76%) Java Developer
3 45 (19.31%) Software Developer
4 42 (18.03%) Software Engineer
5 30 (12.88%) Analyst
6 19 (8.15%) Graduate
7 18 (7.73%) Programmer
8 16 (6.87%) Architect
9 14 (6.01%) Lead Developer
10 13 (5.58%) .NET Developer
11 11 (4.72%) Analyst Programmer
11 11 (4.72%) Solutions Architect
11 11 (4.72%) Java Software Engineer
11 11 (4.72%) Java Software Developer
12 9 (3.86%) QA Engineer
12 9 (3.86%) Junior
13 8 (3.43%) Systems Administrator
13 8 (3.43%) Administrator
13 8 (3.43%) Quality Engineer
13 8 (3.43%) Software Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (21.89%) HTML
2 38 (16.31%) Spring
3 28 (12.02%) XML
4 27 (11.59%) HTML5
5 26 (11.16%) RESTful
5 26 (11.16%) .NET
6 24 (10.30%) CSS
6 24 (10.30%) JSON
7 22 (9.44%) SOAP
8 20 (8.58%) Web Services
9 14 (6.01%) Play Framework
10 13 (5.58%) iOS SDK
10 13 (5.58%) Spring MVC
11 12 (5.15%) XSLT
11 12 (5.15%) jQuery
12 11 (4.72%) Java EE
13 10 (4.29%) Java SE
13 10 (4.29%) Spring Batch
14 9 (3.86%) Django
14 9 (3.86%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 54 (23.18%) Computer Science
2 46 (19.74%) Mathematics
3 29 (12.45%) Open Source
4 27 (11.59%) Mobile Payment
5 25 (10.73%) Mobile Banking
6 20 (8.58%) Client/Server
7 18 (7.73%) Mobile App
8 11 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (3.43%) Physics
9 8 (3.43%) Replication
10 6 (2.58%) Algorithms
11 5 (2.15%) PACS
11 5 (2.15%) Smartcard
12 3 (1.29%) NHS
12 3 (1.29%) 3D Graphics
12 3 (1.29%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.86%) User Experience
13 2 (0.86%) Mainframe
13 2 (0.86%) PMI
13 2 (0.86%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 69 (29.61%) Linux
2 57 (24.46%) UNIX
3 24 (10.30%) Android
4 19 (8.15%) Apple iOS
4 19 (8.15%) Windows
5 5 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.29%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.43%) Solaris
7 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (39.48%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (20.60%) Scrum
3 43 (18.45%) Software Engineering
4 38 (16.31%) OO
5 27 (11.59%) Mentoring
6 25 (10.73%) Mobile Commerce
7 24 (10.30%) MVC
7 24 (10.30%) TDD
8 21 (9.01%) Waterfall
9 20 (8.58%) Web Development
10 18 (7.73%) Automated Testing
10 18 (7.73%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (6.44%) Problem Management
12 9 (3.86%) Unit Testing
12 9 (3.86%) Kanban
13 8 (3.43%) DevOps
13 8 (3.43%) OOD
13 8 (3.43%) OOP
14 6 (2.58%) ITIL
14 6 (2.58%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 74 (31.76%) C++
2 64 (27.47%) SQL
3 60 (25.75%) C#
4 54 (23.18%) C
5 44 (18.88%) JavaScript
6 41 (17.60%) Python
7 30 (12.88%) Ruby
8 24 (10.30%) Scala
9 21 (9.01%) Perl
10 18 (7.73%) Shell Script
11 15 (6.44%) PHP
12 11 (4.72%) AWK
12 11 (4.72%) sed
13 8 (3.43%) Bash Shell
14 7 (3.00%) VB
15 5 (2.15%) T-SQL
16 4 (1.72%) Objective-C
16 4 (1.72%) PL/SQL
17 3 (1.29%) COBOL
17 3 (1.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 61 (26.18%) Degree
2 7 (3.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.58%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.58%) PhD
4 5 (2.15%) Sun Certification
5 3 (1.29%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (1.29%) OCPJP
6 2 (0.86%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.43%) HNC
7 1 (0.43%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.15%) QA
2 11 (4.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (4.72%) PCI DSS
3 8 (3.43%) ISO 9001
3 8 (3.43%) SLA
3 8 (3.43%) TickIT
3 8 (3.43%) ISO/IEC 12207
4 5 (2.15%) DICOM
Systems Management
1 9 (3.86%) Puppet
1 9 (3.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (10.73%) Oracle
2 5 (2.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.15%) Red Hat
3 4 (1.72%) Adobe
3 4 (1.72%) Sencha
4 3 (1.29%) Sun
5 2 (0.86%) Perforce
6 1 (0.43%) Blackboard
6 1 (0.43%) Apple
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle upon Tyne
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hurren and Hope
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
NHS Business Services Authority
Salary: From £25,783 to £34,530 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 16 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
CCP Games
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £27000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago