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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 225 219 208
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -11
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 2 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.034% 0.055% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.16% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 7
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% -7.76%
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.12% -
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
1525 1820 2210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.63% 33.13% 39.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1275 1637 1950
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 29 August 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
Bracknell - 2 £57,500 -
J2SE
South East

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) J2EE
2 8 (88.89%) XML
3 7 (77.78%) Oracle
4 6 (66.67%) PL/SQL
4 6 (66.67%) JDBC
4 6 (66.67%) JSP
4 6 (66.67%) Servlets
4 6 (66.67%) Tomcat
5 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
5 5 (55.56%) Velocity
5 5 (55.56%) JavaFX
5 5 (55.56%) HTTP
5 5 (55.56%) UML
5 5 (55.56%) WebLogic
5 5 (55.56%) CSS
5 5 (55.56%) JAX-WS
6 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
6 4 (44.44%) SQL
6 4 (44.44%) MPLS
6 4 (44.44%) Swing
6 4 (44.44%) SDH
6 4 (44.44%) Ethernet
6 4 (44.44%) Cramer
6 4 (44.44%) Scrum
7 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
7 3 (33.33%) Migration
7 3 (33.33%) DSL
7 3 (33.33%) Data Migration

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 6 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 5 (55.56%) WebLogic
3 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) HTTP
2 4 (44.44%) SDH
2 4 (44.44%) Ethernet
2 4 (44.44%) MPLS
3 3 (33.33%) DSL
4 1 (11.11%) NAS
4 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (11.11%) Big Data
3 1 (11.11%) OLAP
3 1 (11.11%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
1 2 (22.22%) Subversion
General
1 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Java Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Technical Leader
5 1 (11.11%) ScrumMaster
5 1 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) J2EE
1 8 (88.89%) XML
2 6 (66.67%) JDBC
2 6 (66.67%) JSP
2 6 (66.67%) Servlets
3 5 (55.56%) CSS
3 5 (55.56%) Velocity
3 5 (55.56%) JAX-WS
3 5 (55.56%) JavaFX
4 4 (44.44%) Swing
5 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
6 2 (22.22%) Spring
6 2 (22.22%) Middleware
6 2 (22.22%) Web Services
7 1 (11.11%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) UML
2 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) Migration
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) SOA
5 1 (11.11%) ETL
5 1 (11.11%) Benchmarking
5 1 (11.11%) Workflow
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) OOD
5 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
5 1 (11.11%) Data Mapping
5 1 (11.11%) Product Management
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) PL/SQL
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) Perl
5 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) Cramer
3 2 (22.22%) TIBCO
4 1 (11.11%) JBoss