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

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
London / City of London
Rank 164 225 302
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +77
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 64 40 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.28% 0.59% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.40% 1.62% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 64 38 13
Median salary £87,500 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.61% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £45,000 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £82,500 £94,000
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 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
1881 2476 3396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 37.60% 36.24% 32.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1701 2188 2999
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +0.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 23 February 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 23 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 City of London region with a requirement for J2SE.

1 111 (100.00%) Java
1 111 (100.00%) Finance
2 67 (60.36%) Maven
3 64 (57.66%) Banking
3 64 (57.66%) Front Office
3 64 (57.66%) Gradle
4 58 (52.25%) Agile Software Development
5 57 (51.35%) JUnit
6 56 (50.45%) Concurrent Programming
6 56 (50.45%) Multithreading
7 55 (49.55%) Low Latency
7 55 (49.55%) SQL
7 55 (49.55%) OOD
7 55 (49.55%) Spring
8 52 (46.85%) JDBC
8 52 (46.85%) Fintech
9 51 (45.95%) Linux
10 49 (44.14%) Electronic Trading
11 45 (40.54%) Degree
12 43 (38.74%) JIRA
12 43 (38.74%) Java SE
13 23 (20.72%) FIX Protocol
14 19 (17.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 18 (16.22%) TDD
16 15 (13.51%) Investment Banking
16 15 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
17 13 (11.71%) StreamBase
18 11 (9.91%) TIBCO
19 10 (9.01%) Business Intelligence
19 10 (9.01%) 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.90%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.80%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.70%) KDB
1 3 (2.70%) Kdb+
1 3 (2.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.90%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 67 (60.36%) Maven
2 64 (57.66%) Gradle
3 57 (51.35%) JUnit
4 43 (38.74%) JIRA
5 5 (4.50%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.80%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.80%) jMock
6 2 (1.80%) Mockito
General
1 111 (100.00%) Finance
2 64 (57.66%) Banking
2 64 (57.66%) Front Office
3 15 (13.51%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 109 (98.20%) Developer
1 109 (98.20%) Java Developer
2 53 (47.75%) Front Office Developer
3 52 (46.85%) Senior Developer
3 52 (46.85%) Senior Java Developer
4 43 (38.74%) Java Pricing Developer
5 8 (7.21%) Investment Banking Java Developer
6 7 (6.31%) Core Java Developer
7 6 (5.41%) Low Latency Java Developer
8 5 (4.50%) Java Scala Developer
8 5 (4.50%) Scala Developer
9 3 (2.70%) KDB Developer
10 2 (1.80%) Full Stack Developer
10 2 (1.80%) Java Software Developer
10 2 (1.80%) Lead Developer
10 2 (1.80%) Lead Java Developer
11 1 (0.90%) Java Engineer
11 1 (0.90%) Java Software Engineer
11 1 (0.90%) Real Time Developer
11 1 (0.90%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (49.55%) Spring
2 52 (46.85%) JDBC
3 43 (38.74%) Java SE
4 23 (20.72%) FIX Protocol
5 10 (9.01%) REST
6 5 (4.50%) React
7 3 (2.70%) Hibernate
8 2 (1.80%) HTML
8 2 (1.80%) HTML5
9 1 (0.90%) Java Concurrency
9 1 (0.90%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 52 (46.85%) Fintech
2 19 (17.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (4.50%) Equities
4 4 (3.60%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.80%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.80%) User Experience
6 1 (0.90%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 51 (45.95%) Linux
2 2 (1.80%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (52.25%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (50.45%) Concurrent Programming
2 56 (50.45%) Multithreading
3 55 (49.55%) Low Latency
3 55 (49.55%) OOD
4 49 (44.14%) Electronic Trading
5 18 (16.22%) TDD
6 15 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (9.01%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (9.01%) Continuous Delivery
7 10 (9.01%) DevOps
7 10 (9.01%) Microservices
8 3 (2.70%) Code Optimisation
8 3 (2.70%) Market Making
8 3 (2.70%) Mathematics
8 3 (2.70%) Software Engineering
9 2 (1.80%) Financial Modelling
Programming Languages
1 111 (100.00%) Java
2 55 (49.55%) SQL
3 5 (4.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 45 (40.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.80%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (11.71%) StreamBase
2 11 (9.91%) TIBCO
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