The first table below looks at the demand for J2SE skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2SE over the 3 months to 31 July 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 East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 175 164 167
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 3 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.080% 0.063% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 0.15% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 7
Average salary £42,500 £34,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -29.89%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1599 1353 1438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 42.56% 42.55% 42.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1373 1205 1261
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
J2SE
England

J2SE
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

J2SE Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

J2SE
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

J2SE Salary Trend in the East Midlands

J2SE
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2SE within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
Nottinghamshire -2 3 £42,500 +25.00%
J2SE
England

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 23 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (91.30%) Hibernate
2 21 (91.30%) Spring
3 18 (78.26%) Web Services
4 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (47.83%) Scrum
6 9 (39.13%) Eclipse
6 9 (39.13%) Degree
7 7 (30.43%) J2EE
8 5 (21.74%) Oracle
8 5 (21.74%) Northgate
8 5 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
10 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (13.04%) TDD
10 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
10 3 (13.04%) HTML
10 3 (13.04%) CSS
10 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
11 2 (8.70%) TIBCO
11 2 (8.70%) Linux
11 2 (8.70%) XML
11 2 (8.70%) Subversion
11 2 (8.70%) Google
11 2 (8.70%) GWT
12 1 (4.35%) Hudson
12 1 (4.35%) Logistics
12 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
12 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
12 1 (4.35%) Java SE

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 3 (13.04%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.35%) TIBCO EMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Big Data
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Eclipse
2 2 (8.70%) Subversion
3 1 (4.35%) Hudson
3 1 (4.35%) Ant
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Java Team Leader
1 14 (60.87%) Team Leader
2 8 (34.78%) Developer
2 8 (34.78%) Java Developer
3 6 (26.09%) Development Team Leader
4 5 (21.74%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Graduate Java Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Java Development Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Graduate
5 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Development Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (91.30%) Hibernate
1 21 (91.30%) Spring
2 18 (78.26%) Web Services
3 7 (30.43%) J2EE
4 3 (13.04%) HTML
4 3 (13.04%) CSS
5 2 (8.70%) XML
5 2 (8.70%) GWT
6 1 (4.35%) Java SE
6 1 (4.35%) Swing
6 1 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 1 (4.35%) UNIX
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (47.83%) Scrum
3 5 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (13.04%) TDD
5 1 (4.35%) Logistics
5 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.35%) OO
5 1 (4.35%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) C
3 1 (4.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle
1 5 (21.74%) Northgate
2 2 (8.70%) TIBCO
2 2 (8.70%) Google
3 1 (4.35%) IBM