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 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 91 99 123
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +24
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 15 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.29% 0.62% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.59% 1.48% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 4
Median salary £80,000 £80,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +45.45%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +4.39%
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
580 610 787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 49.79% 41.98% 43.92%
Number of salaries quoted 512 529 679
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 June 2016.

J2SE Salary Histogram in Cambridge

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 25 (100.00%) Java
1 25 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 24 (96.00%) OO
3 22 (88.00%) Apache
3 22 (88.00%) Tomcat
3 22 (88.00%) Sun
3 22 (88.00%) SQL
3 22 (88.00%) J2EE
3 22 (88.00%) Oracle
3 22 (88.00%) WebLogic
3 22 (88.00%) Unix
3 22 (88.00%) Solaris
3 22 (88.00%) Linux
3 22 (88.00%) UML
3 22 (88.00%) OWASP
3 22 (88.00%) Finance
3 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (88.00%) Oracle Linux
4 21 (84.00%) Performance Analysis
4 21 (84.00%) Clustering
4 21 (84.00%) Load Balancing
4 21 (84.00%) OOA/OOD
5 18 (72.00%) Internet
6 4 (16.00%) Service Design
6 4 (16.00%) WSDL
6 4 (16.00%) SOAP
6 4 (16.00%) Web Services
6 4 (16.00%) Atlassian
6 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing
6 4 (16.00%) 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 22 (88.00%) Apache
1 22 (88.00%) Tomcat
1 22 (88.00%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 18 (72.00%) Internet
2 3 (12.00%) Multicast
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (88.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (88.00%) Architect
2 18 (72.00%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Core Java Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Java Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Java Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Java Technical Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (88.00%) J2EE
2 4 (16.00%) RESTful
2 4 (16.00%) SOAP
2 4 (16.00%) Web Services
2 4 (16.00%) WSDL
3 3 (12.00%) JMS
3 3 (12.00%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 21 (84.00%) Clustering
2 3 (12.00%) Fintech
2 3 (12.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 22 (88.00%) Linux
1 22 (88.00%) Oracle Linux
1 22 (88.00%) Solaris
1 22 (88.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 24 (96.00%) OO
3 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (88.00%) OWASP
3 22 (88.00%) UML
4 21 (84.00%) Load Balancing
4 21 (84.00%) OOA/OOD
4 21 (84.00%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (16.00%) Service Design
5 4 (16.00%) TDD
5 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Concurrent Programming
6 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (12.00%) Low Latency
6 3 (12.00%) OOP
6 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 22 (88.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 22 (88.00%) Oracle
1 22 (88.00%) Sun
2 4 (16.00%) Atlassian
3 3 (12.00%) TIBCO
3 3 (12.00%) WorldPay