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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 260 240 242
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +2
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 4 27 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.057% 0.37% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.94% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 7
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +13.09%
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
2672 2862 2678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 37.93% 39.66% 40.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2278 2344 2284
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -15 4 £50,000 +11.11%
Java SE
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (92.86%) JPA
3 12 (85.71%) Spring
4 11 (78.57%) Hibernate
4 11 (78.57%) Servlets
4 11 (78.57%) Struts
5 10 (71.43%) EJB
5 10 (71.43%) J2EE
5 10 (71.43%) Unit Testing
6 9 (64.29%) Java EE
6 9 (64.29%) MVC
7 8 (57.14%) JBoss
7 8 (57.14%) Automotive
8 6 (42.86%) Spring MVC
8 6 (42.86%) jQuery
9 5 (35.71%) Eclipse RCP
9 5 (35.71%) Eclipse
10 4 (28.57%) Degree
11 3 (21.43%) SDLC
11 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
11 3 (21.43%) E-business
12 1 (7.14%) Project Management
12 1 (7.14%) Finance
12 1 (7.14%) Scrum
12 1 (7.14%) OO
12 1 (7.14%) JDBC
12 1 (7.14%) JSP
12 1 (7.14%) Web Services
12 1 (7.14%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 8 (57.14%) JBoss
2 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Eclipse
1 5 (35.71%) Eclipse RCP
2 1 (7.14%) Ant
2 1 (7.14%) JUnit
2 1 (7.14%) Maven
2 1 (7.14%) Selenium
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 8 (57.14%) Automotive
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
1 14 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 10 (71.43%) J2EE Developer
2 10 (71.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Graduate
3 5 (35.71%) Graduate Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Graduate J2EE Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Graduate Java Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Graduate Java J2EE Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Senior Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (21.43%) Java Engineer
5 3 (21.43%) Java Programmer
5 3 (21.43%) Programmer
5 3 (21.43%) Senior Java Engineer
5 3 (21.43%) Senior Java Programmer
5 3 (21.43%) Senior Programmer
6 1 (7.14%) Mid-Level Java Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) JPA
2 12 (85.71%) Spring
3 11 (78.57%) Hibernate
3 11 (78.57%) Servlets
3 11 (78.57%) Struts
4 10 (71.43%) EJB
4 10 (71.43%) J2EE
5 9 (64.29%) Java EE
6 6 (42.86%) jQuery
6 6 (42.86%) Spring MVC
7 1 (7.14%) JDBC
7 1 (7.14%) JSP
7 1 (7.14%) Spring Web Flow
7 1 (7.14%) Web Services
7 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Unit Testing
2 9 (64.29%) MVC
3 3 (21.43%) E-business
3 3 (21.43%) SDLC
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Logistics
4 1 (7.14%) OO
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle