The table below looks at the statistics for J2SE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2SE over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 193 226 217
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -9
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 24 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.49% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.64% 0.57% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 23 4 4
Average salary £57,500 £47,125 £55,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.01% -15.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £47,000 £45,300
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £52,675 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,250 £47,500 £44,750
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.14%
J2SE
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1463 1578 1725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.12% 28.49% 30.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1277 1326 1464
Average salary £49,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

J2SE
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing J2SE across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2SE Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

J2SE
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing J2SE across the Berkshire region.

J2SE Salary Trend in Berkshire

J2SE
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2SE across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

J2SE Salary Histogram in Berkshire

J2SE
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2SE within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
Reading +21 7 £57,500 +22.01%
Maidenhead - 3 £63,750 -
Wokingham - 1 £52,000 -
J2SE
South East

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing J2SE 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 J2SE.

1 29 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (79.31%) JavaScript
2 23 (79.31%) J2EE
2 23 (79.31%) jQuery
2 23 (79.31%) Node.js
2 23 (79.31%) Enterprise Software
3 22 (75.86%) DevOps
4 21 (72.41%) Apple iOS
5 20 (68.97%) Software Delivery
5 20 (68.97%) Performance Tuning
5 20 (68.97%) Scala
5 20 (68.97%) Java EE
5 20 (68.97%) JSON
5 20 (68.97%) Grails
5 20 (68.97%) GWT
5 20 (68.97%) Google
5 20 (68.97%) EJB
5 20 (68.97%) JSP
5 20 (68.97%) Struts
5 20 (68.97%) UML
5 20 (68.97%) JBoss
5 20 (68.97%) Apache
5 20 (68.97%) J2ME
5 20 (68.97%) E-Commerce
5 20 (68.97%) Hibernate
5 20 (68.97%) Objective-C
5 20 (68.97%) Web Design
5 20 (68.97%) Spring
5 20 (68.97%) JSF
5 20 (68.97%) Maven

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing J2SE 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 J2SE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (79.31%) Node.js
2 20 (68.97%) Apache
2 20 (68.97%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) NoSQL
2 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (68.97%) Eclipse
1 20 (68.97%) Maven
2 3 (10.34%) Grunt
3 1 (3.45%) DbUnit
3 1 (3.45%) EasyMock
3 1 (3.45%) JUnit
3 1 (3.45%) Selenium
General
1 2 (6.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (100.00%) Developer
1 29 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 8 (27.59%) Lead Developer
2 8 (27.59%) Lead Java Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Senior Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Cloud Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Market Data Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Designer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Designer
6 2 (6.90%) webMethods Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Agile Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (79.31%) J2EE
1 23 (79.31%) jQuery
2 20 (68.97%) EJB
2 20 (68.97%) Grails
2 20 (68.97%) GWT
2 20 (68.97%) Hibernate
2 20 (68.97%) J2ME
2 20 (68.97%) Java EE
2 20 (68.97%) JavaBeans
2 20 (68.97%) JSF
2 20 (68.97%) JSON
2 20 (68.97%) JSP
2 20 (68.97%) Spring
2 20 (68.97%) Struts
3 6 (20.69%) AngularJS
4 5 (17.24%) Web Services
5 3 (10.34%) Ajax
5 3 (10.34%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 23 (79.31%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (72.41%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (75.86%) DevOps
2 20 (68.97%) E-Commerce
2 20 (68.97%) MVC
2 20 (68.97%) Performance Tuning
2 20 (68.97%) Software Delivery
2 20 (68.97%) UML
2 20 (68.97%) Web Design
3 9 (31.03%) Unit Testing
4 6 (20.69%) Integration Testing
4 6 (20.69%) Multithreading
5 5 (17.24%) SOA
6 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (10.34%) OO
7 3 (10.34%) OOP
7 3 (10.34%) Web Development
8 2 (6.90%) Expense Management
8 2 (6.90%) Microservices
8 2 (6.90%) SDLC
8 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.90%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (79.31%) JavaScript
3 20 (68.97%) Objective-C
3 20 (68.97%) Scala
4 1 (3.45%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 20 (68.97%) Google
2 6 (20.69%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) webMethods