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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2SE over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 229 246 263
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +17
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 24 16 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.38% 0.22% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.99% 0.59% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 24 15 15
Median salary £65,000 £50,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,150 £47,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £52,100
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +11.76%
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
2415 2693 3057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.36% 36.67% 39.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2111 2375 2600
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

J2SE
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing J2SE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2SE within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +11 19 £75,000 +50.00%
Hertfordshire - 4 £55,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £47,500 -
J2SE
England

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing J2SE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for J2SE.

1 43 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (88.37%) J2EE
3 35 (81.40%) OO
4 34 (79.07%) SQL
5 33 (76.74%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (72.09%) WebLogic
6 31 (72.09%) Tomcat
7 30 (69.77%) Multithreading
8 29 (67.44%) Linux
9 27 (62.79%) Oracle
9 27 (62.79%) Solaris
9 27 (62.79%) Apache
9 27 (62.79%) Unix
9 27 (62.79%) Sun
9 27 (62.79%) Oracle Linux
10 26 (60.47%) Finance
10 26 (60.47%) Clustering
10 26 (60.47%) Load Balancing
11 25 (58.14%) OOA/OOD
12 23 (53.49%) UML
12 23 (53.49%) Internet
13 21 (48.84%) OWASP
14 20 (46.51%) Performance Analysis
15 15 (34.88%) TDD
16 11 (25.58%) Struts
17 10 (23.26%) CSS
17 10 (23.26%) HTML
18 8 (18.60%) Web Services
18 8 (18.60%) XML
19 7 (16.28%) XSLT

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 31 (72.09%) Tomcat
1 31 (72.09%) WebLogic
2 27 (62.79%) Apache
3 5 (11.63%) JBoss
3 5 (11.63%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 23 (53.49%) Internet
2 3 (6.98%) Multicast
3 1 (2.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) Hazelcast
1 1 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.33%) Maven
General
1 26 (60.47%) Finance
2 7 (16.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (62.79%) Architect
2 18 (41.86%) Solutions Architect
3 16 (37.21%) Developer
3 16 (37.21%) Java Developer
4 9 (20.93%) Java Architect
4 9 (20.93%) Senior Developer
4 9 (20.93%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (16.28%) Agile Developer
5 7 (16.28%) Agile Java Developer
6 6 (13.95%) J2EE Developer
6 6 (13.95%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 5 (11.63%) Principal Architect
8 4 (9.30%) Design Engineer
8 4 (9.30%) Java Engineer
8 4 (9.30%) Principal Engineer
8 4 (9.30%) Senior Agile Developer
8 4 (9.30%) Senior Agile Java Developer
9 3 (6.98%) Lead Developer
9 3 (6.98%) Senior J2EE Developer
9 3 (6.98%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (88.37%) J2EE
2 11 (25.58%) Struts
3 10 (23.26%) CSS
3 10 (23.26%) HTML
4 8 (18.60%) Web Services
4 8 (18.60%) XML
5 7 (16.28%) JSP
5 7 (16.28%) Servlets
5 7 (16.28%) XSLT
6 5 (11.63%) Spring
7 4 (9.30%) Hibernate
7 4 (9.30%) Java EE
7 4 (9.30%) JDBC
7 4 (9.30%) RESTful
7 4 (9.30%) SOAP
7 4 (9.30%) Spring MVC
7 4 (9.30%) WSDL
8 3 (6.98%) JMS
8 3 (6.98%) Swing
9 1 (2.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 26 (60.47%) Clustering
2 3 (6.98%) Fintech
2 3 (6.98%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 29 (67.44%) Linux
2 27 (62.79%) Oracle Linux
2 27 (62.79%) Solaris
2 27 (62.79%) Unix
3 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (81.40%) OO
2 33 (76.74%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (69.77%) Multithreading
4 26 (60.47%) Load Balancing
5 25 (58.14%) OOA/OOD
6 23 (53.49%) UML
7 21 (48.84%) OWASP
8 20 (46.51%) Performance Analysis
9 15 (34.88%) TDD
10 7 (16.28%) Coaching
10 7 (16.28%) Mentoring
10 7 (16.28%) OOD
10 7 (16.28%) Scrum
11 5 (11.63%) SOA
12 4 (9.30%) BDD
12 4 (9.30%) MVC
12 4 (9.30%) Service Design
12 4 (9.30%) Unit Testing
13 3 (6.98%) Low Latency
13 3 (6.98%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (79.07%) SQL
3 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 27 (62.79%) Oracle
1 27 (62.79%) Sun
2 4 (9.30%) Atlassian
3 3 (6.98%) TIBCO
3 3 (6.98%) WorldPay
4 1 (2.33%) Red Hat