The first table below looks at the demand for J2SE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2SE over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 120 122 108
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 2 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.11% 0.053% 0.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 0.11% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 15
Average salary £40,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
884 886 972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 48.15% 46.93% 54.61%
Number of salaries quoted 720 757 846
Average salary £36,250 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
J2SE
North West

J2SE
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

J2SE Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

J2SE
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

J2SE Salary Trend in Cheshire

J2SE
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) C
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) HTTP
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) HTTPS
2 4 (80.00%) OOD
2 4 (80.00%) Subversion
2 4 (80.00%) C++
3 2 (40.00%) JUnit
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Android
3 2 (40.00%) Memory Management
3 2 (40.00%) AWT
3 2 (40.00%) Java ME
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (20.00%) J2EE
4 1 (20.00%) EJB
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Swing
4 1 (20.00%) STB

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) HTTP
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) HTTPS
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
2 2 (40.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Applications Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C++ Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C++ Applications Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Java Applications Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C++/Java Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) AWT
1 2 (40.00%) Java ME
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE
2 1 (20.00%) EJB
2 1 (20.00%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) STB
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) OO
1 4 (80.00%) OOD
2 2 (40.00%) Memory Management
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) C#