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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 247 235 245
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +10
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 10 21 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.14% 0.27% 0.042%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.38% 0.71% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 0
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,250 £40,000 £42,250
% change year-on-year
-1.87% -5.32%
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
2646 2974 2984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 36.13% 38.85% 41.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2334 2523 2729
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -19 9 £50,000 +25.00%
Suffolk - 1 - -
Java SE
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 31 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (87.10%) SQL
2 27 (87.10%) Spring
3 23 (74.19%) JPA
3 23 (74.19%) Struts
4 22 (70.97%) Unit Testing
5 19 (61.29%) Servlets
5 19 (61.29%) MVC
6 17 (54.84%) SDLC
7 16 (51.61%) Spring MVC
8 15 (48.39%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (45.16%) JBoss
10 12 (38.71%) Java EE
11 11 (35.48%) Degree
11 11 (35.48%) JSP
12 10 (32.26%) JavaBeans
12 10 (32.26%) Computer Science
13 8 (25.81%) E-business
13 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (25.81%) EJB
14 7 (22.58%) Automotive
15 5 (16.13%) Hibernate
15 5 (16.13%) J2EE
16 3 (9.68%) Eclipse RCP
16 3 (9.68%) Eclipse
17 2 (6.45%) jQuery
17 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
18 1 (3.23%) Subversion
18 1 (3.23%) Maven
18 1 (3.23%) Logistics

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 14 (45.16%) JBoss
2 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) MySQL
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Eclipse
1 3 (9.68%) Eclipse RCP
2 1 (3.23%) Ant
2 1 (3.23%) JUnit
2 1 (3.23%) Subversion
2 1 (3.23%) Maven
2 1 (3.23%) Selenium
General
1 7 (22.58%) Automotive
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (100.00%) Developer
1 31 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 11 (35.48%) Senior Developer
2 11 (35.48%) Senior Java Developer
3 7 (22.58%) Java Programmer
3 7 (22.58%) Programmer
3 7 (22.58%) Mid-Level Java Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Programmer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Java Programmer
5 4 (12.90%) J2EE Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Team Leader
6 3 (9.68%) Java Team Leader
7 2 (6.45%) Lead Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Lead Java Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Lead Programmer
8 1 (3.23%) Graduate Java Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Graduate
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Senior J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (87.10%) Spring
2 23 (74.19%) JPA
2 23 (74.19%) Struts
3 19 (61.29%) Servlets
4 16 (51.61%) Spring MVC
5 12 (38.71%) Java EE
6 11 (35.48%) JSP
7 10 (32.26%) JavaBeans
8 8 (25.81%) EJB
9 5 (16.13%) J2EE
9 5 (16.13%) Hibernate
10 2 (6.45%) jQuery
11 1 (3.23%) Spring Web Flow
11 1 (3.23%) Web Services
11 1 (3.23%) XML
11 1 (3.23%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (48.39%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (32.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) Unit Testing
2 19 (61.29%) MVC
3 17 (54.84%) SDLC
4 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (25.81%) E-business
5 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.23%) Logistics
6 1 (3.23%) Automated Testing
6 1 (3.23%) Scrum
6 1 (3.23%) OO
6 1 (3.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (87.10%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle