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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 250 249 251
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 14 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.19% 0.18% 0.028%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.52% 0.47% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 2
Average salary £47,500 £42,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.09% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
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
2671 2967 3006
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 36.36% 38.61% 42.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2358 2523 2747
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,460 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 +26 14 £47,500 -13.63% 3
J2SE
England

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 31 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (90.32%) SQL
3 24 (77.42%) J2EE
4 14 (45.16%) Finance
4 14 (45.16%) Oracle
4 14 (45.16%) UNIX
5 13 (41.94%) OO
5 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (41.94%) TDD
6 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
7 11 (35.48%) Tomcat
7 11 (35.48%) Linux
8 10 (32.26%) Apache
8 10 (32.26%) Degree
9 9 (29.03%) UML
9 9 (29.03%) WebLogic
9 9 (29.03%) CSS
9 9 (29.03%) JSP
9 9 (29.03%) HTML
9 9 (29.03%) Scrum
10 8 (25.81%) Clustering
10 8 (25.81%) Solaris
10 8 (25.81%) Web Services
10 8 (25.81%) XML
10 8 (25.81%) OOA/OOD
10 8 (25.81%) Sun
10 8 (25.81%) Multithreading
10 8 (25.81%) OWASP
10 8 (25.81%) Load Balancing
10 8 (25.81%) Oracle Linux

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 11 (35.48%) Tomcat
2 10 (32.26%) Apache
3 9 (29.03%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) NoSQL
2 4 (12.90%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (12.90%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.68%) Maven
General
1 14 (45.16%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Retail
3 3 (9.68%) Banking
4 2 (6.45%) Marketing
4 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.45%) Electronics
4 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Java Developer
1 20 (64.52%) Developer
2 11 (35.48%) Architect
3 10 (32.26%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (19.35%) J2EE Developer
4 6 (19.35%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Agile Java Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Senior Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Java Programmer
6 3 (9.68%) Programmer
6 3 (9.68%) Java Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Java/J2EE Architect
8 1 (3.23%) SOA Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Java Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.23%) Principal Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Technical Design Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (77.42%) J2EE
2 9 (29.03%) CSS
2 9 (29.03%) JSP
2 9 (29.03%) HTML
3 8 (25.81%) Web Services
3 8 (25.81%) XML
4 5 (16.13%) RESTful
4 5 (16.13%) Servlets
4 5 (16.13%) SOAP
4 5 (16.13%) Struts
4 5 (16.13%) XSLT
5 4 (12.90%) WSDL
5 4 (12.90%) jQuery
6 3 (9.68%) XSL
6 3 (9.68%) XML Schema
7 1 (3.23%) Middleware
7 1 (3.23%) Hibernate
7 1 (3.23%) Spring
7 1 (3.23%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Clustering
2 7 (22.58%) Computer Science
2 7 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.68%) Derivative
4 2 (6.45%) DTV
5 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) UNIX
2 11 (35.48%) Linux
3 8 (25.81%) Oracle Linux
3 8 (25.81%) Solaris
4 4 (12.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) OO
1 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (41.94%) TDD
2 9 (29.03%) UML
2 9 (29.03%) Scrum
3 8 (25.81%) OOA/OOD
3 8 (25.81%) Load Balancing
3 8 (25.81%) Multithreading
3 8 (25.81%) OWASP
3 8 (25.81%) Performance Analysis
4 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
4 5 (16.13%) Coaching
4 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
4 5 (16.13%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (16.13%) OOD
5 4 (12.90%) Web Development
5 4 (12.90%) Unit Testing
5 4 (12.90%) SDLC
6 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.45%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (90.32%) SQL
3 12 (38.71%) JavaScript
4 7 (22.58%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) Oracle
2 8 (25.81%) Sun
3 5 (16.13%) Atlassian
4 4 (12.90%) WorldPay
5 2 (6.45%) SAP
6 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
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