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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 234 244 281
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +37
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 24 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.31% 0.029% 0.033%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.82% 0.070% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 18 1 3
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.60%
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
2922 2850 3944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 37.48% 41.01% 43.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2462 2550 3475
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
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 23 October 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
Essex - 23 £40,000 - 4
Hertfordshire -18 1 £50,000 -
Java SE
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 45 (100.00%) Java
2 37 (82.22%) J2EE
3 28 (62.22%) Automotive
4 26 (57.78%) JavaScript
5 20 (44.44%) SQL
6 16 (35.56%) Struts
6 16 (35.56%) Spring
7 15 (33.33%) Unit Testing
8 14 (31.11%) Spring MVC
8 14 (31.11%) MVC
9 13 (28.89%) JPA
10 11 (24.44%) Servlets
11 10 (22.22%) JBoss
12 9 (20.00%) Hibernate
12 9 (20.00%) Java EE
13 8 (17.78%) EJB
14 5 (11.11%) Maven
14 5 (11.11%) WebSphere
14 5 (11.11%) WebLogic
14 5 (11.11%) Oracle
15 4 (8.89%) Ant
15 4 (8.89%) JUnit
15 4 (8.89%) PL/SQL
15 4 (8.89%) JMS
15 4 (8.89%) Data Mining
15 4 (8.89%) Internet
15 4 (8.89%) GlassFish
15 4 (8.89%) NoSQL
15 4 (8.89%) Gradle
16 3 (6.67%) Web Development

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, 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 10 (22.22%) JBoss
2 5 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 5 (11.11%) WebLogic
3 4 (8.89%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) Data Mining
1 4 (8.89%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.22%) MySQL
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Maven
2 4 (8.89%) Ant
2 4 (8.89%) JUnit
2 4 (8.89%) Gradle
3 1 (2.22%) Mockito
3 1 (2.22%) Eclipse RCP
3 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
General
1 28 (62.22%) Automotive
2 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (100.00%) Developer
1 45 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 8 (17.78%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 7 (15.56%) Senior Developer
3 7 (15.56%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (4.44%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (2.22%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (82.22%) J2EE
2 16 (35.56%) Struts
2 16 (35.56%) Spring
3 14 (31.11%) Spring MVC
4 13 (28.89%) JPA
5 11 (24.44%) Servlets
6 9 (20.00%) Hibernate
6 9 (20.00%) Java EE
7 8 (17.78%) EJB
8 4 (8.89%) JMS
9 3 (6.67%) J2SE
10 1 (2.22%) Guice
10 1 (2.22%) JavaFX
10 1 (2.22%) JDBC
10 1 (2.22%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
1 2 (4.44%) Open Source
2 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 14 (31.11%) MVC
3 3 (6.67%) Web Development
4 2 (4.44%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (4.44%) Web Application Development
5 1 (2.22%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (57.78%) JavaScript
3 20 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (8.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (11.11%) Oracle
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
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