The table below looks at the statistics for J2SE skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2SE over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
London / City of London
Rank 177 219 304
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +85
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 51 32 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.02% 0.49% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.71% 1.43% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 50 31 10
Median salary £85,000 £70,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +24.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £44,250
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £82,500 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +20.93%

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1885 2230 3426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.55% 34.49% 33.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1720 2012 3055
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £72,500 £80,950
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

J2SE
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London 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 the City of London

J2SE
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

J2SE Salary Trend in the City of London

J2SE
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2SE across the City of London region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

J2SE Salary Histogram in the City of London

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 City of London region with a requirement for J2SE.

1 83 (100.00%) Java
1 83 (100.00%) Finance
2 55 (66.27%) Banking
3 53 (63.86%) Maven
4 52 (62.65%) Gradle
5 47 (56.63%) Front Office
5 47 (56.63%) JUnit
6 46 (55.42%) SQL
7 45 (54.22%) JDBC
7 45 (54.22%) OOD
7 45 (54.22%) Spring
8 41 (49.40%) Linux
9 39 (46.99%) Electronic Trading
9 39 (46.99%) Concurrent Programming
10 38 (45.78%) Agile Software Development
11 37 (44.58%) Multithreading
12 36 (43.37%) Low Latency
13 34 (40.96%) Fintech
14 32 (38.55%) Degree
15 30 (36.14%) JIRA
15 30 (36.14%) Java SE
16 17 (20.48%) TDD
17 14 (16.87%) Investment Banking
18 12 (14.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 12 (14.46%) FIX Protocol
19 11 (13.25%) Continuous Integration
20 9 (10.84%) REST
21 7 (8.43%) StreamBase
22 6 (7.23%) Mathematics
23 5 (6.02%) DevOps

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.20%) KDB
1 1 (1.20%) Kdb+
1 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
1 1 (1.20%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 53 (63.86%) Maven
2 52 (62.65%) Gradle
3 47 (56.63%) JUnit
4 30 (36.14%) JIRA
5 3 (3.61%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.41%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.41%) jMock
6 2 (2.41%) Mockito
General
1 83 (100.00%) Finance
2 55 (66.27%) Banking
3 47 (56.63%) Front Office
4 14 (16.87%) Investment Banking
5 4 (4.82%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 82 (98.80%) Developer
1 82 (98.80%) Java Developer
2 42 (50.60%) Front Office Developer
2 42 (50.60%) Senior Developer
2 42 (50.60%) Senior Java Developer
3 8 (9.64%) Investment Banking Java Developer
4 5 (6.02%) Low Latency Java Developer
5 1 (1.20%) Digital Developer
5 1 (1.20%) Digital Transformation
5 1 (1.20%) Electronic Trading Developer
5 1 (1.20%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
5 1 (1.20%) Java Software Developer
5 1 (1.20%) Junior
5 1 (1.20%) Junior Developer
5 1 (1.20%) Junior Java Developer
5 1 (1.20%) KDB Developer
5 1 (1.20%) Real Time Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (54.22%) JDBC
1 45 (54.22%) Spring
2 30 (36.14%) Java SE
3 12 (14.46%) FIX Protocol
4 9 (10.84%) REST
5 2 (2.41%) Esper
5 2 (2.41%) HTML
5 2 (2.41%) HTML5
6 1 (1.20%) Java Concurrency
Miscellaneous
1 34 (40.96%) Fintech
2 12 (14.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (7.23%) Mathematics
4 4 (4.82%) Equities
5 3 (3.61%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 41 (49.40%) Linux
2 2 (2.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (54.22%) OOD
2 39 (46.99%) Concurrent Programming
2 39 (46.99%) Electronic Trading
3 38 (45.78%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (44.58%) Multithreading
5 36 (43.37%) Low Latency
6 17 (20.48%) TDD
7 11 (13.25%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (6.02%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (6.02%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (6.02%) DevOps
8 5 (6.02%) Microservices
9 4 (4.82%) Market Making
10 3 (3.61%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 83 (100.00%) Java
2 46 (55.42%) SQL
3 1 (1.20%) C#
3 1 (1.20%) C++
3 1 (1.20%) Python
3 1 (1.20%) Scala
Qualifications
1 32 (38.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (8.43%) StreamBase
2 5 (6.02%) TIBCO
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