The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Tyne and Wear region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 5 15 12
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Permanent jobs citing Java 114 72 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 20.88% 11.56% 12.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.87% 24.00% 25.38%
Number of salaries quoted 105 67 65
Average salary £35,232 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.04% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,000 £55,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Programming Languages Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
301 300 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 55.13% 48.15% 49.62%
Number of salaries quoted 279 274 221
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,983 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Java
North East

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +13 112 £37,000 +13.84% 23
Gateshead -9 4 £27,000 -37.20% 2
Sunderland -10 1 £22,500 -25.00% 1
Java
North East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 85 (53.46%) Spring
2 81 (50.94%) HTML
3 70 (44.03%) JavaScript
4 59 (37.11%) OO
5 52 (32.70%) Finance
6 45 (28.30%) CSS
7 44 (27.67%) SQL
7 44 (27.67%) J2EE
7 44 (27.67%) Agile Software Development
8 38 (23.90%) Degree
8 38 (23.90%) Linux
9 36 (22.64%) C#
10 34 (21.38%) Web Services
10 34 (21.38%) Java EE
11 33 (20.75%) Hibernate
12 32 (20.13%) Tomcat
12 32 (20.13%) Mathematics
12 32 (20.13%) Apache Wicket
13 31 (19.50%) Computer Science
13 31 (19.50%) Software Engineering
14 30 (18.87%) .NET
15 29 (18.24%) Web Development
16 28 (17.61%) MVC
17 27 (16.98%) Scrum
18 26 (16.35%) UNIX
19 25 (15.72%) Subversion
20 22 (13.84%) JUnit
21 21 (13.21%) ASP.NET
21 21 (13.21%) C++
21 21 (13.21%) JSR 170

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 32 (20.13%) Tomcat
2 13 (8.18%) Apache
3 6 (3.77%) WebLogic
4 4 (2.52%) Lotus Domino
5 3 (1.89%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.26%) Tuxedo
6 2 (1.26%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.26%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.63%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.63%) WebLogic Integration
7 1 (0.63%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.63%) Moodle
7 1 (0.63%) WebSphere Process Server
7 1 (0.63%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (0.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.26%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.18%) HTTP
2 5 (3.14%) Intranet
2 5 (3.14%) Internet
3 3 (1.89%) Firewall
3 3 (1.89%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.63%) FTP
4 1 (0.63%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.06%) Jackrabbit
2 15 (9.43%) SQL Server
3 12 (7.55%) MySQL
4 11 (6.92%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.14%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.26%) InterSystems Cache
7 2 (1.26%) DB2
8 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.63%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 25 (15.72%) Subversion
2 22 (13.84%) JUnit
3 18 (11.32%) Jenkins
3 18 (11.32%) Maven
4 12 (7.55%) Git (software)
5 6 (3.77%) Selenium
6 3 (1.89%) RSpec
6 3 (1.89%) WebDriver
6 3 (1.89%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.26%) Ant
8 1 (0.63%) WinRunner
8 1 (0.63%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.63%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.63%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.63%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.63%) JIRA
General
1 52 (32.70%) Finance
2 3 (1.89%) Games
3 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.63%) Publishing
3 1 (0.63%) Banking
3 1 (0.63%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 141 (88.68%) Developer
2 94 (59.12%) Java Developer
3 28 (17.61%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 26 (16.35%) Senior Developer
5 25 (15.72%) Senior Java Developer
6 22 (13.84%) Software Engineer
7 21 (13.21%) Software Developer
8 20 (12.58%) .NET Developer
9 18 (11.32%) Java Software Engineer
10 16 (10.06%) J2EE Software Engineer
10 16 (10.06%) J2EE Developer
11 12 (7.55%) C# Developer
12 11 (6.92%) Front-End Developer
12 11 (6.92%) C# .NET Developer
13 10 (6.29%) Team Leader
13 10 (6.29%) Java Team Leader
14 7 (4.40%) Web Developer
14 7 (4.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 6 (3.77%) .NET Web Developer
15 6 (3.77%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (53.46%) Spring
2 81 (50.94%) HTML
3 45 (28.30%) CSS
4 44 (27.67%) J2EE
5 34 (21.38%) Web Services
5 34 (21.38%) Java EE
6 33 (20.75%) Hibernate
7 32 (20.13%) Apache Wicket
8 30 (18.87%) .NET
9 21 (13.21%) ASP.NET
9 21 (13.21%) JSR 170
10 19 (11.95%) Ajax
10 19 (11.95%) jQuery
10 19 (11.95%) REST
11 15 (9.43%) XML
11 15 (9.43%) HTML5
12 14 (8.81%) CSS3
12 14 (8.81%) Play Framework
13 12 (7.55%) Guice
13 12 (7.55%) MooTools
Miscellaneous
1 32 (20.13%) Mathematics
2 31 (19.50%) Computer Science
3 20 (12.58%) Physics
4 17 (10.69%) Open Source
5 11 (6.92%) 3D Graphics
6 9 (5.66%) Visualisation
7 7 (4.40%) Hedge funds
7 7 (4.40%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.26%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.63%) VLE
9 1 (0.63%) Replication
9 1 (0.63%) Clustering
9 1 (0.63%) DataPower
9 1 (0.63%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.63%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.63%) CUDA
9 1 (0.63%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 38 (23.90%) Linux
2 26 (16.35%) UNIX
3 2 (1.26%) Windows
4 1 (0.63%) Android
4 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (37.11%) OO
2 44 (27.67%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (19.50%) Software Engineering
4 29 (18.24%) Web Development
5 28 (17.61%) MVC
6 27 (16.98%) Scrum
7 16 (10.06%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (10.06%) Automated Testing
8 12 (7.55%) UML
8 12 (7.55%) OOD
8 12 (7.55%) TDD
9 11 (6.92%) Unit Testing
9 11 (6.92%) Configuration Management
10 10 (6.29%) Multithreading
11 9 (5.66%) Parallel Programming
11 9 (5.66%) Web Design
11 9 (5.66%) Responsive Web Design
12 8 (5.03%) SOA
13 6 (3.77%) OWASP
14 5 (3.14%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 70 (44.03%) JavaScript
2 44 (27.67%) SQL
3 36 (22.64%) C#
4 21 (13.21%) C++
5 20 (12.58%) Python
6 17 (10.69%) Scala
7 15 (9.43%) C
7 15 (9.43%) Ruby
8 9 (5.66%) PHP
9 3 (1.89%) Perl
9 3 (1.89%) LotusScript
10 2 (1.26%) Formula Language
10 2 (1.26%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.63%) VB
11 1 (0.63%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.63%) Delphi
11 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.63%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.63%) AWK
11 1 (0.63%) VB6
Qualifications
1 38 (23.90%) Degree
2 10 (6.29%) PhD
3 1 (0.63%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.52%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (1.89%) Nagios
1 3 (1.89%) Ganglia
1 3 (1.89%) Puppet
1 3 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.89%) collectd
2 1 (0.63%) OpenView
2 1 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (10.69%) Oracle
2 12 (7.55%) Google
3 4 (2.52%) Lotus
4 3 (1.89%) IBM
5 2 (1.26%) hybris
5 2 (1.26%) TIBCO
5 2 (1.26%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.26%) JBoss
6 1 (0.63%) HP
6 1 (0.63%) Citrix
6 1 (0.63%) SAP
6 1 (0.63%) Wall Street Systems
6 1 (0.63%) Blackboard
6 1 (0.63%) Kony
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
IT Connections
Salary: 28,000 to £37,000
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £38,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 22,000 - 26,000 + Bonus + Pension + Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Catalyst
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Catalyst
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Gem Partnership
Salary: From £32,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Octad
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum £30,000-36,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £39,000 per annum (DOE) + exceptional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Accenture
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Accenture
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: £30,000 per annum (DOE), plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: £30,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary depending on experience, plus excellent
Posted: 11 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Scott Logic Limited
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago