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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 246 259 260
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 16 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.21% 0.17% 0.052%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.56% 0.45% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 4
Average salary £50,000 £44,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -4.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £53,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £45,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+8.88% +25.00%
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
2878 3100 3348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.03% 38.59% 43.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2473 2686 3060
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 July 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 July 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
Cambridgeshire +23 16 £50,000 -9.09% 3
J2SE
England

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 26 (83.87%) SQL
2 26 (83.87%) J2EE
3 16 (51.61%) Finance
4 15 (48.39%) Oracle
4 15 (48.39%) UNIX
5 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (45.16%) TDD
6 13 (41.94%) OO
7 12 (38.71%) Linux
7 12 (38.71%) Tomcat
8 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
8 11 (35.48%) Web Services
9 10 (32.26%) WebLogic
9 10 (32.26%) UML
9 10 (32.26%) Scrum
10 9 (29.03%) Clustering
10 9 (29.03%) Solaris
10 9 (29.03%) Sun
10 9 (29.03%) OOA/OOD
10 9 (29.03%) JSP
10 9 (29.03%) Degree
10 9 (29.03%) Load Balancing
10 9 (29.03%) Multithreading
10 9 (29.03%) OWASP
10 9 (29.03%) Oracle Linux
10 9 (29.03%) Performance Analysis
11 8 (25.81%) HTML
11 8 (25.81%) CSS
12 7 (22.58%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 12 (38.71%) Tomcat
2 10 (32.26%) WebLogic
3 3 (9.68%) Apache
4 1 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) NoSQL
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (12.90%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (12.90%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.23%) Big Data
3 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.68%) Maven
3 1 (3.23%) Ant
General
1 16 (51.61%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) 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
5 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (61.29%) Developer
2 18 (58.06%) Java Developer
3 12 (38.71%) Architect
4 11 (35.48%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (16.13%) J2EE Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Agile Java Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Senior Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Programmer
7 3 (9.68%) Java Programmer
7 3 (9.68%) Java Architect
8 2 (6.45%) Java/J2EE Architect
9 1 (3.23%) Technical Architect
9 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Design Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) Technical Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) J2EE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (83.87%) J2EE
2 11 (35.48%) Web Services
3 9 (29.03%) JSP
4 8 (25.81%) HTML
4 8 (25.81%) CSS
5 7 (22.58%) XML
5 7 (22.58%) SOAP
5 7 (22.58%) RESTful
6 6 (19.35%) WSDL
7 5 (16.13%) Servlets
8 4 (12.90%) jQuery
8 4 (12.90%) Struts
8 4 (12.90%) XSLT
9 3 (9.68%) XML Schema
9 3 (9.68%) XSL
10 2 (6.45%) Java EE
11 1 (3.23%) AWT
11 1 (3.23%) Swing
11 1 (3.23%) Middleware
11 1 (3.23%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Clustering
2 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.68%) Derivative
4 2 (6.45%) DTV
5 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (48.39%) UNIX
2 12 (38.71%) Linux
3 9 (29.03%) Solaris
3 9 (29.03%) Oracle Linux
4 4 (12.90%) Windows
5 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (45.16%) TDD
2 13 (41.94%) OO
3 10 (32.26%) UML
3 10 (32.26%) Scrum
4 9 (29.03%) OOA/OOD
4 9 (29.03%) Load Balancing
4 9 (29.03%) Multithreading
4 9 (29.03%) OWASP
4 9 (29.03%) Performance Analysis
5 7 (22.58%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (19.35%) Unit Testing
7 4 (12.90%) Web Development
7 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
7 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
7 4 (12.90%) Coaching
7 4 (12.90%) SDLC
7 4 (12.90%) OOD
8 2 (6.45%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (6.45%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (83.87%) SQL
3 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
4 5 (16.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Oracle
2 9 (29.03%) Sun
3 7 (22.58%) Atlassian
4 6 (19.35%) WorldPay
5 2 (6.45%) SAP
6 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago