The table below looks at the statistics for Java SE 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 Java SE over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 247 268 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 22 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.29% 0.18% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.74% 0.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 22 15 0
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
Java SE
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
2961 3466 3395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 39.20% 40.97% 41.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2525 3004 3069
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +6.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Java SE
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java SE across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java SE Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Java SE
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java SE across the East of England region.

Java SE Salary Trend in the East of England

Java SE
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java SE across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Java SE Salary Histogram in the East of England

Java SE
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 Java SE within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Essex +12 22 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Java SE
England

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Java SE 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 Java SE.

1 47 (100.00%) Java
2 43 (91.49%) SQL
3 42 (89.36%) Spring
4 33 (70.21%) Unit Testing
4 33 (70.21%) Struts
5 30 (63.83%) JPA
6 29 (61.70%) Spring MVC
6 29 (61.70%) MVC
7 23 (48.94%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (42.55%) JSP
9 19 (40.43%) SDLC
10 18 (38.30%) Servlets
11 17 (36.17%) JBoss
11 17 (36.17%) Java EE
12 14 (29.79%) JavaBeans
13 11 (23.40%) Oracle
13 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
14 10 (21.28%) EJB
14 10 (21.28%) WebSphere
15 9 (19.15%) Hibernate
16 8 (17.02%) HTML
16 8 (17.02%) Web Services
17 7 (14.89%) JMS
17 7 (14.89%) JDBC
17 7 (14.89%) J2EE
17 7 (14.89%) JUnit
17 7 (14.89%) Software Engineering
17 7 (14.89%) Mockito
17 7 (14.89%) Mobile App
18 6 (12.77%) Mobile Application Development

Java SE
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Java SE 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 Java SE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (36.17%) JBoss
2 10 (21.28%) WebSphere
3 5 (10.64%) Tomcat
4 4 (8.51%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.77%) DB2
2 6 (12.77%) NoSQL
2 6 (12.77%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) JUnit
1 7 (14.89%) Mockito
2 6 (12.77%) Hudson
2 6 (12.77%) Ant
2 6 (12.77%) Jenkins
2 6 (12.77%) Maven
2 6 (12.77%) Git (software)
2 6 (12.77%) Mercurial
3 5 (10.64%) Concordion
General
1 3 (6.38%) Automotive
2 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (87.23%) Developer
1 41 (87.23%) Java Developer
2 9 (19.15%) Senior Developer
2 9 (19.15%) Senior Java Developer
2 9 (19.15%) Mid-Level Java Developer
3 7 (14.89%) Software Architect
3 7 (14.89%) Architect
4 5 (10.64%) Lead Developer
4 5 (10.64%) Lead Java Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Senior Programmer
5 3 (6.38%) Senior Java Programmer
5 3 (6.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Team Leader
5 3 (6.38%) Java Team Leader
5 3 (6.38%) Java Programmer
5 3 (6.38%) Programmer
6 2 (4.26%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) J2EE Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (89.36%) Spring
2 33 (70.21%) Struts
3 30 (63.83%) JPA
4 29 (61.70%) Spring MVC
5 20 (42.55%) JSP
6 18 (38.30%) Servlets
7 17 (36.17%) Java EE
8 14 (29.79%) JavaBeans
9 10 (21.28%) EJB
10 9 (19.15%) Hibernate
11 8 (17.02%) HTML
11 8 (17.02%) Web Services
12 7 (14.89%) J2EE
12 7 (14.89%) JDBC
12 7 (14.89%) JMS
13 6 (12.77%) JSF
13 6 (12.77%) JAXB
13 6 (12.77%) Middleware
13 6 (12.77%) JMX
13 6 (12.77%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (48.94%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.89%) Mobile App
3 6 (12.77%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.51%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.26%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) Windows
1 5 (10.64%) Linux
1 5 (10.64%) Windows Mobile
1 5 (10.64%) Android
1 5 (10.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (70.21%) Unit Testing
2 29 (61.70%) MVC
3 19 (40.43%) SDLC
4 7 (14.89%) Software Engineering
5 6 (12.77%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (12.77%) Mobile Application Development
6 5 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (8.51%) E-business
8 2 (4.26%) OOP
9 1 (2.13%) TDD
9 1 (2.13%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) Java
2 43 (91.49%) SQL
3 6 (12.77%) C
4 5 (10.64%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.13%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) Oracle
2 6 (12.77%) IBM
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