The table below looks at the statistics for J2SE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2SE over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 85 101 125
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +24
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 14 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.16% 0.86% 0.054%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.41% 2.04% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 1
Median salary £77,500 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+63.15% -13.63%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +11.76%
J2SE
Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
580 587 827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 48.17% 42.05% 44.58%
Number of salaries quoted 477 527 672
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

J2SE
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing J2SE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2SE Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

J2SE
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

J2SE Salary Trend in Cambridge

J2SE
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2SE across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

J2SE Salary Histogram in Cambridge

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing J2SE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for J2SE.

1 31 (100.00%) Java
1 31 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 29 (93.55%) OO
3 28 (90.32%) Apache
3 28 (90.32%) Tomcat
3 28 (90.32%) Sun
3 28 (90.32%) SQL
3 28 (90.32%) J2EE
3 28 (90.32%) Oracle
3 28 (90.32%) WebLogic
3 28 (90.32%) Unix
3 28 (90.32%) Solaris
3 28 (90.32%) Linux
3 28 (90.32%) Oracle Linux
4 27 (87.10%) Finance
4 27 (87.10%) Clustering
4 27 (87.10%) Load Balancing
5 26 (83.87%) OOA/OOD
6 23 (74.19%) Internet
6 23 (74.19%) UML
7 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (70.97%) OWASP
8 21 (67.74%) Performance Analysis
9 4 (12.90%) Atlassian
9 4 (12.90%) Unit Testing
9 4 (12.90%) TDD
9 4 (12.90%) SOAP
9 4 (12.90%) Web Services
9 4 (12.90%) WSDL
9 4 (12.90%) Git (software)

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (90.32%) Apache
1 28 (90.32%) Tomcat
1 28 (90.32%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 23 (74.19%) Internet
2 3 (9.68%) Multicast
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
General
1 27 (87.10%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (90.32%) Architect
2 19 (61.29%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (29.03%) Java Architect
4 5 (16.13%) Principal Architect
5 4 (12.90%) Design Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Java Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Principal Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Core Java Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Java Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Java Technical Architect
6 3 (9.68%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Designer
7 1 (3.23%) Java Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (90.32%) J2EE
2 4 (12.90%) RESTful
2 4 (12.90%) SOAP
2 4 (12.90%) Web Services
2 4 (12.90%) WSDL
3 3 (9.68%) JMS
3 3 (9.68%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 27 (87.10%) Clustering
2 3 (9.68%) Fintech
2 3 (9.68%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 28 (90.32%) Linux
1 28 (90.32%) Oracle Linux
1 28 (90.32%) Solaris
1 28 (90.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 29 (93.55%) OO
3 27 (87.10%) Load Balancing
4 26 (83.87%) OOA/OOD
5 23 (74.19%) UML
6 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (70.97%) OWASP
7 21 (67.74%) Performance Analysis
8 4 (12.90%) Service Design
8 4 (12.90%) TDD
8 4 (12.90%) Unit Testing
9 3 (9.68%) Concurrent Programming
9 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (9.68%) Low Latency
9 3 (9.68%) OOP
9 3 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
10 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (90.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
Vendors
1 28 (90.32%) Oracle
1 28 (90.32%) Sun
2 4 (12.90%) Atlassian
3 3 (9.68%) TIBCO
3 3 (9.68%) WorldPay