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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 95 108 122
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +14
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 17 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.24% 0.41% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.59% 0.96% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 7
Median salary £80,000 £70,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +84.21%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
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
657 624 818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 48.10% 42.33% 44.72%
Number of salaries quoted 576 543 725
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 May 2016.

J2SE Salary Histogram in Cambridge

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 22 (100.00%) Java
1 22 (100.00%) OO
2 21 (95.45%) Multithreading
3 20 (90.91%) Tomcat
3 20 (90.91%) Oracle
3 20 (90.91%) UML
4 19 (86.36%) Solaris
4 19 (86.36%) Linux
4 19 (86.36%) WebLogic
4 19 (86.36%) Unix
4 19 (86.36%) SQL
4 19 (86.36%) J2EE
4 19 (86.36%) Apache
4 19 (86.36%) Sun
4 19 (86.36%) OWASP
4 19 (86.36%) Oracle Linux
4 19 (86.36%) Clustering
4 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (86.36%) OOA/OOD
4 19 (86.36%) Load Balancing
4 19 (86.36%) Performance Analysis
5 16 (72.73%) Finance
6 14 (63.64%) Internet
7 6 (27.27%) SOAP
7 6 (27.27%) Web Services
7 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
8 5 (22.73%) RESTful
8 5 (22.73%) Atlassian
8 5 (22.73%) Unit Testing
8 5 (22.73%) TDD

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 20 (90.91%) Tomcat
2 19 (86.36%) Apache
2 19 (86.36%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.55%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 14 (63.64%) Internet
2 2 (9.09%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Ant
2 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) JUnit
2 1 (4.55%) Maven
2 1 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 16 (72.73%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Architect
2 16 (72.73%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Core Java Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Java Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Java Technical Architect
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (86.36%) J2EE
2 6 (27.27%) SOAP
2 6 (27.27%) Web Services
3 5 (22.73%) RESTful
3 5 (22.73%) WSDL
4 2 (9.09%) JMS
4 2 (9.09%) Swing
5 1 (4.55%) EclipseLink
5 1 (4.55%) EJB
5 1 (4.55%) EJB 3.0
5 1 (4.55%) Hibernate
5 1 (4.55%) Java EE
5 1 (4.55%) JAX-RS
5 1 (4.55%) JAX-WS
5 1 (4.55%) JPA
5 1 (4.55%) REST
5 1 (4.55%) XML
5 1 (4.55%) XSD
5 1 (4.55%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (86.36%) Clustering
2 5 (22.73%) Fintech
3 2 (9.09%) Hedge funds
4 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
4 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.55%) Cryptography
4 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Linux
1 19 (86.36%) Oracle Linux
1 19 (86.36%) Solaris
1 19 (86.36%) Unix
2 1 (4.55%) Android
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) OO
2 21 (95.45%) Multithreading
3 20 (90.91%) UML
4 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (86.36%) Load Balancing
4 19 (86.36%) OOA/OOD
4 19 (86.36%) OWASP
4 19 (86.36%) Performance Analysis
5 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (22.73%) Service Design
5 5 (22.73%) TDD
5 5 (22.73%) Unit Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
7 2 (9.09%) Concurrent Programming
7 2 (9.09%) Low Latency
7 2 (9.09%) OOP
7 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (4.55%) Android Development
8 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (86.36%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
Vendors
1 20 (90.91%) Oracle
2 19 (86.36%) Sun
3 5 (22.73%) Atlassian
3 5 (22.73%) WorldPay
4 2 (9.09%) TIBCO