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 22 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 of England region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 251 248 257
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 14 4 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.18% 0.052% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.46% 0.12% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 19
Average salary £44,000 £46,250 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.86% -3.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £62,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3048 3349 3913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.57% 43.31% 46.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2641 3062 3395
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 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £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 22 July 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 22 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
Bedfordshire - 11 £44,000 -
Cambridgeshire +7 3 £55,000 -15.38% 3
J2SE
England

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 25 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (60.00%) J2EE
3 13 (52.00%) SQL
4 12 (48.00%) JSP
4 12 (48.00%) Linux
5 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
5 11 (44.00%) Retail
6 10 (40.00%) Banking
6 10 (40.00%) EJB
6 10 (40.00%) OOP
6 10 (40.00%) Time Management
6 10 (40.00%) Software Architecture
7 9 (36.00%) STL
7 9 (36.00%) MFC
7 9 (36.00%) C++
8 7 (28.00%) HTTP
9 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
9 6 (24.00%) SSL
9 6 (24.00%) X.509
9 6 (24.00%) STUN
9 6 (24.00%) Automated Testing
9 6 (24.00%) Ruby
9 6 (24.00%) C#
9 6 (24.00%) Perl
9 6 (24.00%) UML
9 6 (24.00%) Python
9 6 (24.00%) NoSQL
9 6 (24.00%) RESTful
9 6 (24.00%) Scala
9 6 (24.00%) Multithreading

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 5 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) HTTP
2 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (24.00%) SSL
2 6 (24.00%) X.509
2 6 (24.00%) STUN
3 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.00%) Hazelcast
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) Ant
2 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.00%) Maven
General
1 11 (44.00%) Retail
2 10 (40.00%) Banking
3 3 (12.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Developer
2 16 (64.00%) Java Developer
3 10 (40.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 8 (32.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 8 (32.00%) Senior Developer
5 6 (24.00%) Software Engineer
5 6 (24.00%) Test Engineer
5 6 (24.00%) Software Test Engineer
6 5 (20.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Design Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Principal Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Software Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Junior
8 1 (4.00%) Junior Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) J2EE
2 12 (48.00%) JSP
3 10 (40.00%) EJB
4 9 (36.00%) STL
4 9 (36.00%) MFC
5 6 (24.00%) RESTful
6 3 (12.00%) Struts
6 3 (12.00%) XML
7 2 (8.00%) HTML
8 1 (4.00%) Grails
8 1 (4.00%) Java Concurrency
8 1 (4.00%) CSS
8 1 (4.00%) Servlets
8 1 (4.00%) XSLT
8 1 (4.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Linux
2 5 (20.00%) UNIX
3 4 (16.00%) Solaris
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) OOP
1 10 (40.00%) Time Management
1 10 (40.00%) Software Architecture
2 6 (24.00%) Automated Testing
2 6 (24.00%) UML
2 6 (24.00%) Multithreading
2 6 (24.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (4.00%) OO
3 1 (4.00%) OOD
3 1 (4.00%) Scrum
3 1 (4.00%) Workflow
3 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (52.00%) SQL
3 9 (36.00%) C++
4 6 (24.00%) Ruby
4 6 (24.00%) C#
4 6 (24.00%) Perl
4 6 (24.00%) Python
4 6 (24.00%) Scala
5 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Sun
1 4 (16.00%) Sybase
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft