The table below looks at the statistics for J2SE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2SE over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 73 62 62
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 1 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.17% 0.53% 0.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.41% 1.28% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 4
Average salary £48,000 £48,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +18.42%
J2SE
West Midlands

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 Coventry region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
245 234 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 40.56% 41.49% 45.59%
Number of salaries quoted 226 211 217
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

J2SE
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

J2SE Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

J2SE
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

J2SE Salary Trend in Coventry

J2SE
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) Struts
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) JSP
2 2 (66.67%) Servlets
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Spring

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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.

General
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) Struts
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) JSP
2 2 (66.67%) Servlets
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA