The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 of England region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 270 259 269
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 12 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.14% 0.023% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% 0.059% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 12
Average salary £38,000 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.61% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3583 3410 4356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 41.41% 39.85% 46.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3040 3044 3693
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 10 £38,000 - 5
Hertfordshire +8 2 £46,250 -11.90% 2
J2SE
England

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (68.42%) SQL
3 12 (63.16%) Linux
3 12 (63.16%) NoSQL
4 9 (47.37%) RESTful
4 9 (47.37%) Scala
4 9 (47.37%) Python
4 9 (47.37%) Perl
4 9 (47.37%) C#
4 9 (47.37%) Ruby
5 8 (42.11%) SSL
5 8 (42.11%) X.509
5 8 (42.11%) Finance
5 8 (42.11%) Tomcat
5 8 (42.11%) HTTP
5 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
5 8 (42.11%) UML
5 8 (42.11%) STUN
5 8 (42.11%) Security Testing
6 7 (36.84%) Automated Testing
7 6 (31.58%) Web Services
7 6 (31.58%) REST
8 5 (26.32%) Multithreading
8 5 (26.32%) XML
8 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
8 5 (26.32%) JSP
8 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (26.32%) TDD
9 4 (21.05%) Speech Recognition
9 4 (21.05%) Spring

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 8 (42.11%) Tomcat
2 4 (21.05%) Drupal
3 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.26%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) HTTP
1 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
1 8 (42.11%) SSL
1 8 (42.11%) X.509
1 8 (42.11%) STUN
2 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) NoSQL
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
3 4 (21.05%) Jackrabbit
4 1 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Ant
2 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Software Engineer
1 8 (42.11%) Test Engineer
1 8 (42.11%) Software Test Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Java Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Design Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Designer
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) RESTful
2 6 (31.58%) REST
2 6 (31.58%) Web Services
3 5 (26.32%) XML
3 5 (26.32%) JSP
4 4 (21.05%) SOAP
4 4 (21.05%) Spring
4 4 (21.05%) JSF
4 4 (21.05%) Ajax
4 4 (21.05%) JSON
4 4 (21.05%) jQuery
4 4 (21.05%) OAuth
5 3 (15.79%) J2EE
6 2 (10.53%) Struts
7 1 (5.26%) HTML
7 1 (5.26%) CGI
7 1 (5.26%) Java Concurrency
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Speech Recognition
1 4 (21.05%) Social Media
1 4 (21.05%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) UNIX
3 3 (15.79%) Solaris
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) UML
1 8 (42.11%) Security Testing
2 7 (36.84%) Automated Testing
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) TDD
3 5 (26.32%) Multithreading
4 4 (21.05%) CRM
4 4 (21.05%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (15.79%) Mobile Marketing
5 3 (15.79%) Integration Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
7 1 (5.26%) Workflow
7 1 (5.26%) Scrum
7 1 (5.26%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (5.26%) OO
7 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (68.42%) SQL
3 9 (47.37%) Python
3 9 (47.37%) Perl
3 9 (47.37%) C#
3 9 (47.37%) Ruby
3 9 (47.37%) Scala
4 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 4 (21.05%) PHP
5 2 (10.53%) C++
5 2 (10.53%) C
6 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) JBoss
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Sybase
2 3 (15.79%) Sun
3 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
Hertfordshire
OHO Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
St Albans
OHO Group
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge
Polkadotfrog
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago
Cambridge
Hudson - London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 26 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection Ltd
Salary: to £60k + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago