The table below looks at the statistics for J2SE skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2SE over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 256 262 243
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -19
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 9 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.13% 0.082% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% 0.21% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 12
Average salary £70,000 £35,000 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £30,000 £35,700
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +12.50%
J2SE
England

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 East of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2665 2909 2731
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 37.91% 39.68% 40.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2267 2391 2331
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

J2SE
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

J2SE Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

J2SE
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

J2SE Salary Trend in the East of England

J2SE
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2SE across the East of England region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

J2SE Salary Histogram in the East of England

J2SE
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2SE within the East of England region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
Cambridgeshire +7 6 £80,000 +77.77%
Essex +1 2 £33,000 +10.00%
Suffolk - 1 £60,000 -
J2SE
England

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 18 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (83.33%) SQL
3 14 (77.78%) J2EE
4 11 (61.11%) OO
4 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (55.56%) Tomcat
6 9 (50.00%) UML
6 9 (50.00%) Oracle
7 8 (44.44%) Clustering
7 8 (44.44%) WebLogic
7 8 (44.44%) OOA/OOD
7 8 (44.44%) Unix
7 8 (44.44%) Solaris
7 8 (44.44%) Linux
7 8 (44.44%) Apache
7 8 (44.44%) Sun
7 8 (44.44%) Load Balancing
7 8 (44.44%) OWASP
7 8 (44.44%) Oracle Linux
7 8 (44.44%) Multithreading
7 8 (44.44%) Performance Analysis
8 7 (38.89%) Finance
9 6 (33.33%) Internet
10 5 (27.78%) CSS
10 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
10 5 (27.78%) HTML
10 5 (27.78%) TDD
11 4 (22.22%) Web Development
11 4 (22.22%) JSP
11 4 (22.22%) Windows

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the East of England 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 10 (55.56%) Tomcat
2 8 (44.44%) Apache
2 8 (44.44%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.56%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
1 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.11%) JUnit
2 2 (11.11%) Subversion
3 1 (5.56%) Ant
3 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.56%) Maven
3 1 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Architect
1 9 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 8 (44.44%) Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Java Developer
4 3 (16.67%) LIMS Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) J2EE Architect
6 1 (5.56%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.56%) J2EE Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Java Architect
6 1 (5.56%) Java Programmer
6 1 (5.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Programmer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) J2EE
2 5 (27.78%) CSS
2 5 (27.78%) HTML
3 4 (22.22%) JSP
4 3 (16.67%) jQuery
4 3 (16.67%) SOAP
4 3 (16.67%) Web Services
5 2 (11.11%) EJB
5 2 (11.11%) Java EE
5 2 (11.11%) RESTful
5 2 (11.11%) Servlets
5 2 (11.11%) Spring
5 2 (11.11%) Spring MVC
5 2 (11.11%) Struts
5 2 (11.11%) WSDL
5 2 (11.11%) XML
5 2 (11.11%) XSLT
6 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
6 1 (5.56%) JPA
6 1 (5.56%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Clustering
2 3 (16.67%) LIMS
3 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.11%) Fintech
3 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
4 1 (5.56%) Cryptography
4 1 (5.56%) STB
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Linux
1 8 (44.44%) Oracle Linux
1 8 (44.44%) Solaris
1 8 (44.44%) Unix
2 4 (22.22%) Windows
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 2 (11.11%) Android
5 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (61.11%) OO
2 9 (50.00%) UML
3 8 (44.44%) Load Balancing
3 8 (44.44%) Multithreading
3 8 (44.44%) OOA/OOD
3 8 (44.44%) OWASP
3 8 (44.44%) Performance Analysis
4 5 (27.78%) TDD
5 4 (22.22%) Web Development
6 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (16.67%) Information Management
6 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 3 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (11.11%) MVC
7 2 (11.11%) OOD
8 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (5.56%) Scrum
8 1 (5.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (83.33%) SQL
3 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) Scala
4 1 (5.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle
2 8 (44.44%) Sun
3 3 (16.67%) LabVantage
4 2 (11.11%) Atlassian
4 2 (11.11%) WorldPay
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft