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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 209 218 217
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 12 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.22% 0.089% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.75% 0.27% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 5
Average salary £47,125 £45,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +11.11%
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
1605 1820 1769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.34% 32.52% 33.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1376 1544 1575
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
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 27 March 2015. 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
Bracknell -1 8 - -
Reading - 3 £47,250 -
Maidenhead - 1 £45,000 -
J2SE
South East

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 17 (100.00%) Java
1 17 (100.00%) J2EE
2 15 (88.24%) Tomcat
3 14 (82.35%) Servlets
3 14 (82.35%) Oracle
3 14 (82.35%) JDBC
3 14 (82.35%) Degree
3 14 (82.35%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (76.47%) PL/SQL
5 12 (70.59%) JSP
5 12 (70.59%) XML
5 12 (70.59%) UNIX
6 11 (64.71%) Linux
6 11 (64.71%) SQL
7 9 (52.94%) OLAP
7 9 (52.94%) JBoss
7 9 (52.94%) OLTP
7 9 (52.94%) Shell Script
7 9 (52.94%) Workflow
7 9 (52.94%) Data Structures
7 9 (52.94%) Oracle Database
7 9 (52.94%) Data Mapping
7 9 (52.94%) Oracle OLAP
7 9 (52.94%) Performance Management
8 8 (47.06%) Hibernate
9 7 (41.18%) OO
9 7 (41.18%) OOD
9 7 (41.18%) JPA
10 6 (35.29%) NAS
10 6 (35.29%) Enterprise Software

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 15 (88.24%) Tomcat
2 9 (52.94%) JBoss
3 5 (29.41%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (23.53%) WebLogic
5 1 (5.88%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) SAN
1 6 (35.29%) NAS
2 4 (23.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) OLAP
1 9 (52.94%) OLTP
1 9 (52.94%) Oracle OLAP
1 9 (52.94%) Oracle Database
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (11.76%) MySQL
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (5.88%) ClearCase
2 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.88%) ClearQuest
2 1 (5.88%) Maven
2 1 (5.88%) Ant
General
1 4 (23.53%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Integration Engineer
2 7 (41.18%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Java Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Senior Integration Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Graduate
4 2 (11.76%) Junior
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (5.88%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) J2EE
2 14 (82.35%) JDBC
2 14 (82.35%) Servlets
3 12 (70.59%) JSP
3 12 (70.59%) XML
4 8 (47.06%) Hibernate
5 7 (41.18%) JPA
6 5 (29.41%) CSS
7 4 (23.53%) Swing
7 4 (23.53%) Velocity
7 4 (23.53%) JAX-WS
7 4 (23.53%) JavaFX
8 3 (17.65%) Spring
9 2 (11.76%) Java SE
9 2 (11.76%) HTML
10 1 (5.88%) EJB
10 1 (5.88%) SOAP
10 1 (5.88%) Struts
10 1 (5.88%) Java EE
10 1 (5.88%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (82.35%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (52.94%) Data Structures
3 6 (35.29%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) UNIX
2 11 (64.71%) Linux
3 3 (17.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Workflow
1 9 (52.94%) Data Mapping
1 9 (52.94%) Performance Management
2 7 (41.18%) OO
2 7 (41.18%) OOD
3 6 (35.29%) ETL
3 6 (35.29%) Benchmarking
4 5 (29.41%) TDD
5 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (23.53%) UML
6 3 (17.65%) Scrum
7 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
7 2 (11.76%) Multithreading
7 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
8 1 (5.88%) Change Control
8 1 (5.88%) Build Automation
8 1 (5.88%) Kanban
8 1 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
8 1 (5.88%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (76.47%) PL/SQL
3 11 (64.71%) SQL
4 9 (52.94%) Shell Script
5 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (82.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) hybris