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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 95 104 103
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 8 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.69% 0.40% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.61% 0.86% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 2
Median salary £70,000 £80,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +77.77%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +9.47%

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
498 699 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 42.89% 46.72% 43.13%
Number of salaries quoted 422 590 572
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 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 26 February 2017.

J2SE Salary Histogram in Cambridge

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 21 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (85.71%) Multithreading
3 17 (80.95%) SQL
4 14 (66.67%) Linux
5 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (52.38%) Sun
6 11 (52.38%) Internet
6 11 (52.38%) Finance
6 11 (52.38%) Clustering
6 11 (52.38%) Solaris
6 11 (52.38%) OOA/OOD
6 11 (52.38%) OO
6 11 (52.38%) Apache
6 11 (52.38%) Tomcat
6 11 (52.38%) J2EE
6 11 (52.38%) Oracle
6 11 (52.38%) WebLogic
6 11 (52.38%) Unix
6 11 (52.38%) Load Balancing
6 11 (52.38%) Oracle Linux
7 10 (47.62%) Performance Analysis
7 10 (47.62%) OWASP
7 10 (47.62%) UML
8 6 (28.57%) MySQL
8 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
9 4 (19.05%) XML
10 3 (14.29%) HTTP
10 3 (14.29%) JSON
10 3 (14.29%) Docker
11 2 (9.52%) DevOps

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 11 (52.38%) Apache
1 11 (52.38%) Tomcat
1 11 (52.38%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.76%) Jetty
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) Internet
2 3 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) JIRA
1 2 (9.52%) Subversion
General
1 11 (52.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Architect
2 10 (47.62%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (28.57%) Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Java Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Development Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Design Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Java Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Linux Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Low Latency Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Principal Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) J2EE
2 4 (19.05%) XML
3 3 (14.29%) JSON
4 1 (4.76%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Clustering
2 2 (9.52%) iPhone
2 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Linux
2 11 (52.38%) Oracle Linux
2 11 (52.38%) Solaris
2 11 (52.38%) Unix
3 2 (9.52%) Android
3 2 (9.52%) Windows
4 1 (4.76%) CentOS
4 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Multithreading
2 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (52.38%) Load Balancing
3 11 (52.38%) OO
3 11 (52.38%) OOA/OOD
4 10 (47.62%) OWASP
4 10 (47.62%) Performance Analysis
4 10 (47.62%) UML
5 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.52%) DevOps
6 2 (9.52%) Open Source
6 2 (9.52%) Statistics
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (9.52%) Web Development
7 1 (4.76%) Analytics
7 1 (4.76%) Concurrent Programming
7 1 (4.76%) High Availability
7 1 (4.76%) Low Latency
7 1 (4.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (80.95%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Oracle
1 11 (52.38%) Sun