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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 249 234 268
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +34
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 5 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.069% 0.14% 0.047%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% 0.34% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 4
Average salary £32,500 £49,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.67% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,500 £41,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £60,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.96%
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
2862 2669 3513
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 39.29% 40.43% 41.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2352 2282 3101
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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
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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
Essex - 3 £30,000 -
Cambridgeshire +2 2 £45,000 +23.28% 1
J2SE
England

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 16 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (68.75%) SQL
3 10 (62.50%) J2EE
3 10 (62.50%) JSP
4 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
5 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 6 (37.50%) Finance
6 5 (31.25%) Multithreading
6 5 (31.25%) UNIX
6 5 (31.25%) Linux
7 4 (25.00%) Financial Institution
7 4 (25.00%) Spring
8 3 (18.75%) Banking
8 3 (18.75%) Retail
8 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (18.75%) Java SE
8 3 (18.75%) Java EE
8 3 (18.75%) Degree
8 3 (18.75%) Automotive
8 3 (18.75%) Time Management
8 3 (18.75%) jQuery
8 3 (18.75%) Web Application Development
8 3 (18.75%) Software Architecture
8 3 (18.75%) OOP
8 3 (18.75%) JBoss
8 3 (18.75%) Windows
8 3 (18.75%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (18.75%) Business Objects
8 3 (18.75%) EJB
8 3 (18.75%) CSS

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 3 (18.75%) JBoss
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (18.75%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Ant
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 3 (18.75%) Banking
3 3 (18.75%) Retail
3 3 (18.75%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
1 15 (93.75%) Java Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Java Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) J2EE
1 10 (62.50%) JSP
2 4 (25.00%) Spring
3 3 (18.75%) Java SE
3 3 (18.75%) Java EE
3 3 (18.75%) jQuery
3 3 (18.75%) EJB
3 3 (18.75%) CSS
3 3 (18.75%) HTML
4 2 (12.50%) Servlets
4 2 (12.50%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Clustering
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.25%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) UNIX
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Multithreading
2 3 (18.75%) Time Management
2 3 (18.75%) Web Application Development
2 3 (18.75%) Software Architecture
2 3 (18.75%) OOP
3 2 (12.50%) MVC
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) TDD
3 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (6.25%) BDD
4 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
4 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (68.75%) SQL
3 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
5 1 (6.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Business Objects
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Atlassian
3 1 (6.25%) Google
3 1 (6.25%) Sun
3 1 (6.25%) Sybase
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
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