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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 241 253 262
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +9
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 22 18 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.29% 0.22% 0.013%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.74% 0.56% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 22 18 0
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
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
2990 3211 3417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.74% 39.44% 43.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2562 2807 3105
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
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 3 July 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 3 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
(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 +6 22 £50,000 +25.00%
Java SE
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 40 (100.00%) Java
2 36 (90.00%) SQL
3 35 (87.50%) Spring
4 25 (62.50%) Struts
4 25 (62.50%) Unit Testing
4 25 (62.50%) JPA
5 21 (52.50%) Spring MVC
5 21 (52.50%) MVC
6 20 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (50.00%) SDLC
7 18 (45.00%) JSP
7 18 (45.00%) Servlets
8 17 (42.50%) JBoss
9 15 (37.50%) Java EE
10 14 (35.00%) JavaBeans
11 9 (22.50%) Degree
11 9 (22.50%) Computer Science
11 9 (22.50%) Oracle
11 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
12 8 (20.00%) EJB
12 8 (20.00%) WebSphere
13 7 (17.50%) Hibernate
13 7 (17.50%) E-business
14 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (15.00%) J2EE
14 6 (15.00%) HTML
14 6 (15.00%) Web Services
15 5 (12.50%) JMS
15 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
15 5 (12.50%) JUnit

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (42.50%) JBoss
2 8 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 4 (10.00%) WebLogic
4 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) DB2
2 4 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) JUnit
1 5 (12.50%) Mockito
2 4 (10.00%) Hudson
2 4 (10.00%) Ant
2 4 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (10.00%) Maven
2 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.00%) Mercurial
3 3 (7.50%) Concordion
General
1 3 (7.50%) Automotive
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (90.00%) Developer
1 36 (90.00%) Java Developer
2 11 (27.50%) Senior Java Developer
2 11 (27.50%) Senior Developer
3 9 (22.50%) Mid-Level Java Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Java Programmer
4 6 (15.00%) Programmer
5 5 (12.50%) Software Architect
5 5 (12.50%) Architect
5 5 (12.50%) Senior Programmer
5 5 (12.50%) Senior Java Programmer
6 3 (7.50%) Team Leader
6 3 (7.50%) Java Team Leader
7 2 (5.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.50%) J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Lead Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (87.50%) Spring
2 25 (62.50%) Struts
2 25 (62.50%) JPA
3 21 (52.50%) Spring MVC
4 18 (45.00%) JSP
4 18 (45.00%) Servlets
5 15 (37.50%) Java EE
6 14 (35.00%) JavaBeans
7 8 (20.00%) EJB
8 7 (17.50%) Hibernate
9 6 (15.00%) HTML
9 6 (15.00%) J2EE
9 6 (15.00%) Web Services
10 5 (12.50%) JDBC
10 5 (12.50%) JMS
11 4 (10.00%) JSF
11 4 (10.00%) JAXB
11 4 (10.00%) Middleware
11 4 (10.00%) JMX
11 4 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (22.50%) Computer Science
3 5 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (5.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Windows
1 3 (7.50%) Linux
1 3 (7.50%) Windows Mobile
1 3 (7.50%) Android
1 3 (7.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (62.50%) Unit Testing
2 21 (52.50%) MVC
3 20 (50.00%) SDLC
4 7 (17.50%) E-business
5 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.00%) OOP
9 1 (2.50%) TDD
9 1 (2.50%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) Java
2 36 (90.00%) SQL
3 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.00%) C
5 1 (2.50%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Oracle
2 4 (10.00%) IBM