The table below looks at the statistics for J2SE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2SE over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 127 124 149
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +25
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 2 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.087% 0.24% 0.076%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% 0.63% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% -30.47%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +10.34%
J2SE
East of England

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 Cambridgeshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
917 791 1199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 39.96% 38.27% 45.83%
Number of salaries quoted 768 681 1062
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

J2SE
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing J2SE across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2SE Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

J2SE
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

J2SE Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

J2SE
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2SE within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
Cambridge -7 2 £45,000 +23.28% 4
J2SE
East of England

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) Java EE
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Internet of Things
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Sybase

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Internet of Things
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Sybase
1 1 (33.33%) Sun
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