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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 7 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java 126 97 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 18.92% 19.52% 17.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 31.90% 41.45% 30.88%
Number of salaries quoted 86 87 63
Average salary £31,500 £37,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,641 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +1.60%
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
395 234 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 59.31% 47.08% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 314 204 240
Average salary £34,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,000 £47,500
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 24 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 24 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 -3 116 £32,500 -13.33% 20
Gateshead - 8 £32,500 - 1
North Shields - 6 £27,500 -
South Shields - 6 £27,500 -
Sunderland -6 5 £27,500 -35.29%
Java
North East

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 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 90 (38.96%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (31.17%) C++
3 69 (29.87%) Linux
4 65 (28.14%) SQL
5 61 (26.41%) Degree
6 58 (25.11%) C#
6 58 (25.11%) UNIX
7 54 (23.38%) C
7 54 (23.38%) Computer Science
8 53 (22.94%) HTML
9 47 (20.35%) JavaScript
10 46 (19.91%) Mathematics
11 45 (19.48%) Scrum
12 44 (19.05%) Software Engineering
13 41 (17.75%) Spring
14 40 (17.32%) OO
14 40 (17.32%) Python
15 30 (12.99%) Ruby
16 29 (12.55%) Open Source
16 29 (12.55%) Relational Database
17 28 (12.12%) XML
18 27 (11.69%) Mentoring
19 26 (11.26%) Mobile Payment
19 26 (11.26%) HTML5
20 25 (10.82%) Jenkins
20 25 (10.82%) CSS
20 25 (10.82%) .NET
20 25 (10.82%) MVC
20 25 (10.82%) RESTful
21 24 (10.39%) JSON

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 14 (6.06%) Tomcat
2 10 (4.33%) JBoss
3 9 (3.90%) Confluence
4 5 (2.16%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.30%) Node.js
6 2 (0.87%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.87%) IIS
7 1 (0.43%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.43%) Documentum
7 1 (0.43%) SAS
7 1 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.43%) Moodle
Applications
1 5 (2.16%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.23%) Intranet
1 19 (8.23%) Internet
2 4 (1.73%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.43%) FTP
3 1 (0.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (12.55%) Relational Database
2 23 (9.96%) MongoDB
2 23 (9.96%) NoSQL
3 16 (6.93%) Oracle Database
4 10 (4.33%) MySQL
5 7 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (2.60%) SQL Server
6 6 (2.60%) Jackrabbit
7 5 (2.16%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.30%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (10.82%) Jenkins
2 18 (7.79%) Selenium
3 15 (6.49%) JIRA
4 12 (5.19%) JUnit
5 11 (4.76%) Subversion
6 10 (4.33%) Eclipse
7 9 (3.90%) Maven
8 7 (3.03%) Visual Studio
9 6 (2.60%) CruiseControl
9 6 (2.60%) Git (software)
10 5 (2.16%) QuickTest Pro
10 5 (2.16%) LoadRunner
10 5 (2.16%) Facilita Forecast
11 3 (1.30%) Redmine
11 3 (1.30%) Ant
11 3 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (0.87%) Hudson
12 2 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (0.87%) TestNG
12 2 (0.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (10.39%) Banking
2 7 (3.03%) Finance
3 3 (1.30%) Games
4 2 (0.87%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.87%) Advertising
4 2 (0.87%) Multimedia
4 2 (0.87%) German Language
Job Titles
1 132 (57.14%) Developer
2 70 (30.30%) Java Developer
3 45 (19.48%) Software Developer
4 42 (18.18%) Software Engineer
5 30 (12.99%) Analyst
6 18 (7.79%) Graduate
6 18 (7.79%) Programmer
7 16 (6.93%) Architect
8 14 (6.06%) Lead Developer
8 14 (6.06%) .NET Developer
9 12 (5.19%) Java Software Engineer
10 11 (4.76%) Java Software Developer
10 11 (4.76%) Analyst Programmer
10 11 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
11 9 (3.90%) Junior
11 9 (3.90%) QA Engineer
12 8 (3.46%) Senior Java Developer
12 8 (3.46%) Senior Developer
12 8 (3.46%) Quality Engineer
12 8 (3.46%) Software Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (22.94%) HTML
2 41 (17.75%) Spring
3 28 (12.12%) XML
4 26 (11.26%) HTML5
5 25 (10.82%) RESTful
5 25 (10.82%) .NET
5 25 (10.82%) CSS
6 24 (10.39%) JSON
7 22 (9.52%) SOAP
8 21 (9.09%) Web Services
9 14 (6.06%) Play Framework
10 13 (5.63%) jQuery
10 13 (5.63%) Spring MVC
11 12 (5.19%) Java EE
11 12 (5.19%) XSLT
11 12 (5.19%) iOS SDK
12 10 (4.33%) Spring Batch
12 10 (4.33%) Java SE
13 9 (3.90%) Hibernate
13 9 (3.90%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 54 (23.38%) Computer Science
2 46 (19.91%) Mathematics
3 29 (12.55%) Open Source
4 26 (11.26%) Mobile Payment
5 24 (10.39%) Mobile Banking
6 20 (8.66%) Client/Server
7 17 (7.36%) Mobile App
8 12 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (3.46%) Physics
10 7 (3.03%) Replication
11 6 (2.60%) Algorithms
12 5 (2.16%) PACS
12 5 (2.16%) Smartcard
13 3 (1.30%) NHS
13 3 (1.30%) 3D Graphics
13 3 (1.30%) Data Structures
14 2 (0.87%) User Experience
14 2 (0.87%) Mainframe
14 2 (0.87%) iPhone
14 2 (0.87%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 69 (29.87%) Linux
2 58 (25.11%) UNIX
3 22 (9.52%) Android
4 19 (8.23%) Windows
5 18 (7.79%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.30%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.43%) Solaris
8 1 (0.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (38.96%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (19.48%) Scrum
3 44 (19.05%) Software Engineering
4 40 (17.32%) OO
5 27 (11.69%) Mentoring
6 25 (10.82%) MVC
7 24 (10.39%) TDD
7 24 (10.39%) Mobile Commerce
8 21 (9.09%) Web Development
9 20 (8.66%) Waterfall
10 18 (7.79%) Automated Testing
10 18 (7.79%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (6.49%) Problem Management
12 9 (3.90%) Unit Testing
12 9 (3.90%) Kanban
13 8 (3.46%) OOD
13 8 (3.46%) OOP
14 7 (3.03%) DevOps
15 6 (2.60%) Automation Testing
15 6 (2.60%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 72 (31.17%) C++
2 65 (28.14%) SQL
3 58 (25.11%) C#
4 54 (23.38%) C
5 47 (20.35%) JavaScript
6 40 (17.32%) Python
7 30 (12.99%) Ruby
8 24 (10.39%) Scala
9 21 (9.09%) Perl
10 18 (7.79%) Shell Script
11 15 (6.49%) PHP
12 11 (4.76%) AWK
12 11 (4.76%) sed
13 7 (3.03%) Bash Shell
13 7 (3.03%) VB
14 4 (1.73%) T-SQL
14 4 (1.73%) Objective-C
14 4 (1.73%) PL/SQL
15 3 (1.30%) COBOL
15 3 (1.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 61 (26.41%) Degree
2 7 (3.03%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.60%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.60%) PhD
4 4 (1.73%) Sun Certification
5 3 (1.30%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (1.30%) OCPJP
6 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.43%) HNC
7 1 (0.43%) HND
7 1 (0.43%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.19%) QA
2 11 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (4.76%) PCI DSS
3 8 (3.46%) ISO 9001
3 8 (3.46%) TickIT
3 8 (3.46%) ISO/IEC 12207
4 7 (3.03%) SLA
5 5 (2.16%) DICOM
Systems Management
1 9 (3.90%) Puppet
1 9 (3.90%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (10.39%) Oracle
2 5 (2.16%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.16%) Red Hat
3 4 (1.73%) Adobe
3 4 (1.73%) Sencha
4 3 (1.30%) Sun
5 2 (0.87%) Perforce
6 1 (0.43%) Blackboard
6 1 (0.43%) Apple
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
NHS Business Services Authority
Salary: From £25,783 to £34,530 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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 £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Circa £55,000 + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gateshead
Spectrum IT
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
CCP Games
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £27000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 24 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 25 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 25 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago