The table below looks at the statistics for J2SE skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2SE 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 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 585 723 645
Rank change year-on-year
+138 -78
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 343 196 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.36% 0.20% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.95% 0.54% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 303 170 220
Average salary £62,500 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+15.55% +12.50%
J2SE
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
36281 36270 39931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.32% 37.19% 41.60%
Number of salaries quoted 31653 31421 33643
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

J2SE
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing J2SE across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2SE Jobs Demand Trend in England

J2SE
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing J2SE across the England region.

J2SE Salary Trend in England

J2SE
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2SE across the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

J2SE Salary Histogram in England

J2SE
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2SE within the 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
London +152 268 £70,000 +27.27% 42
South East +4 48 £52,500 +16.66% 8
East of England +6 9 £70,000 +100.00%
West Midlands -7 9 £50,000 +4.16% 1
North West -11 6 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Yorkshire -3 1 £45,000 -10.00% 1
South West -13 1 - - 5
East Midlands - 1 £45,000 - 1
J2SE
UK

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing J2SE 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 J2SE.

1 640 (99.53%) Java
2 303 (47.12%) Agile Software Development
3 288 (44.79%) Finance
4 244 (37.95%) Spring
4 244 (37.95%) Software Engineering
5 232 (36.08%) SQL
6 219 (34.06%) J2EE
7 176 (27.37%) Multithreading
8 169 (26.28%) Degree
9 151 (23.48%) XML
10 148 (23.02%) Computer Science
11 146 (22.71%) OO
11 146 (22.71%) JavaScript
12 144 (22.40%) JUnit
13 142 (22.08%) Hibernate
14 139 (21.62%) Maven
15 134 (20.84%) Low Latency
16 127 (19.75%) Linux
17 122 (18.97%) HTML
18 117 (18.20%) Front Office
19 113 (17.57%) Banking
20 109 (16.95%) Web Services
21 107 (16.64%) Concurrent Programming
22 105 (16.33%) Scala
23 104 (16.17%) TDD
24 103 (16.02%) Scrum
25 101 (15.71%) JSP
25 101 (15.71%) Continuous Integration
26 96 (14.93%) JSON
27 94 (14.62%) JDBC

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing J2SE 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 J2SE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 76 (11.82%) Apache
2 73 (11.35%) JBoss
3 55 (8.55%) Tomcat
4 46 (7.15%) WebLogic
5 35 (5.44%) Node.js
6 30 (4.67%) WebSphere
7 29 (4.51%) Apache Spark
8 18 (2.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 18 (2.80%) Apache Pig
8 18 (2.80%) WebSphere Application Server
9 15 (2.33%) Alfresco
9 15 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
10 14 (2.18%) CMS
10 14 (2.18%) Liferay
10 14 (2.18%) Magnolia
11 8 (1.24%) Apache Solr
12 6 (0.93%) GlassFish
13 4 (0.62%) IIS
14 3 (0.47%) GemFire
15 2 (0.31%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 12 (1.87%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (1.87%) Oracle 11i
2 10 (1.56%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 43 (6.69%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (1.24%) Heroku
5 7 (1.09%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (1.09%) Force.com
6 6 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (0.93%) Google Compute Engine
7 3 (0.47%) SaaS
8 2 (0.31%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 25 (3.89%) Multicast
2 20 (3.11%) Internet
3 15 (2.33%) HTTP
4 9 (1.40%) ATM
5 8 (1.24%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.62%) SMTP
7 1 (0.16%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.16%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (11.51%) MongoDB
2 57 (8.86%) Big Data
3 56 (8.71%) Hadoop
4 53 (8.24%) NoSQL
5 41 (6.38%) Relational Database
6 27 (4.20%) Neo4j
7 26 (4.04%) Oracle Database
8 22 (3.42%) DB2
8 22 (3.42%) RDBMS
9 21 (3.27%) SQL Server
10 19 (2.95%) MySQL
11 18 (2.80%) Apache Hive
11 18 (2.80%) Jackrabbit
12 17 (2.64%) Hazelcast
13 16 (2.49%) Apache Cassandra
14 14 (2.18%) HBase
15 13 (2.02%) Oracle Database 10g
15 13 (2.02%) Oracle9i Database
16 12 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
16 12 (1.87%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 144 (22.40%) JUnit
2 139 (21.62%) Maven
3 89 (13.84%) Eclipse
3 89 (13.84%) Git (software)
4 48 (7.47%) Subversion
5 41 (6.38%) IntelliJ
6 40 (6.22%) Selenium
7 39 (6.07%) Gradle
8 34 (5.29%) JIRA
9 27 (4.20%) Jenkins
10 25 (3.89%) Mockito
11 18 (2.80%) Ant
12 14 (2.18%) Sonatype Nexus
13 11 (1.71%) Cucumber
14 9 (1.40%) TestNG
14 9 (1.40%) WebDriver
15 7 (1.09%) NetBeans
16 6 (0.93%) FitNesse
16 6 (0.93%) Hudson
16 6 (0.93%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 288 (44.79%) Finance
2 117 (18.20%) Front Office
3 113 (17.57%) Banking
4 42 (6.53%) Games
5 27 (4.20%) Telecoms
6 26 (4.04%) Publishing
7 17 (2.64%) Investment Banking
7 17 (2.64%) Pharmaceutical
8 11 (1.71%) Retail
9 6 (0.93%) Back Office
9 6 (0.93%) Marketing
10 4 (0.62%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.47%) Law
12 1 (0.16%) Legal
12 1 (0.16%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 543 (84.45%) Developer
2 510 (79.32%) Java Developer
3 88 (13.69%) Senior Developer
4 79 (12.29%) Senior Java Developer
5 58 (9.02%) Architect
6 49 (7.62%) Agile Developer
6 49 (7.62%) Agile Java Developer
7 45 (7.00%) Technical Architect
8 44 (6.84%) Java Software Developer
9 39 (6.07%) Software Developer
10 34 (5.29%) Front Office Developer
11 33 (5.13%) Core Java Developer
12 32 (4.98%) J2EE Developer
12 32 (4.98%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 31 (4.82%) Graduate
13 31 (4.82%) Graduate Java Developer
14 29 (4.51%) Software Architect
15 28 (4.35%) Graduate Developer
16 26 (4.04%) Java Architect
17 23 (3.58%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 244 (37.95%) Spring
2 219 (34.06%) J2EE
3 151 (23.48%) XML
4 142 (22.08%) Hibernate
5 122 (18.97%) HTML
6 109 (16.95%) Web Services
7 101 (15.71%) JSP
8 96 (14.93%) JSON
9 94 (14.62%) JDBC
10 87 (13.53%) JMS
11 77 (11.98%) SOAP
12 75 (11.66%) EJB
13 74 (11.51%) CSS
14 68 (10.58%) REST
15 56 (8.71%) Struts
16 54 (8.40%) HTML5
17 48 (7.47%) Java EE
17 48 (7.47%) JSF
18 46 (7.15%) jQuery
19 45 (7.00%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 148 (23.02%) Computer Science
2 87 (13.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 80 (12.44%) Mathematics
4 47 (7.31%) Algorithms
5 42 (6.53%) Hedge funds
6 41 (6.38%) Equities
7 36 (5.60%) Enterprise Software
8 34 (5.29%) N-Tier
9 29 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
9 29 (4.51%) Data Structures
10 16 (2.49%) Clustering
10 16 (2.49%) Online Games
11 13 (2.02%) Fixed Income
12 12 (1.87%) Applied Mathematics
13 11 (1.71%) Client/Server
13 11 (1.71%) Data Integration
13 11 (1.71%) Derivative
14 10 (1.56%) Statistics
14 10 (1.56%) Streaming Video
15 9 (1.40%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 127 (19.75%) Linux
2 92 (14.31%) Unix
3 46 (7.15%) Apple iOS
4 37 (5.75%) Windows
5 30 (4.67%) Android
6 13 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (1.71%) Oracle Linux
8 8 (1.24%) Solaris
8 8 (1.24%) Windows Server
9 5 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.78%) zOS
10 2 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.16%) SUSE
11 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 303 (47.12%) Agile Software Development
2 244 (37.95%) Software Engineering
3 176 (27.37%) Multithreading
4 146 (22.71%) OO
5 134 (20.84%) Low Latency
6 107 (16.64%) Concurrent Programming
7 104 (16.17%) TDD
8 103 (16.02%) Scrum
9 101 (15.71%) Continuous Integration
10 74 (11.51%) UML
11 70 (10.89%) OOP
12 67 (10.42%) Unit Testing
13 56 (8.71%) Open Source
14 53 (8.24%) OOD
15 49 (7.62%) E-Commerce
15 49 (7.62%) MVC
16 48 (7.47%) Mentoring
17 42 (6.53%) SDLC
18 37 (5.75%) Algorithmic Trading
19 34 (5.29%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 640 (99.53%) Java
2 232 (36.08%) SQL
3 146 (22.71%) JavaScript
4 105 (16.33%) Scala
5 50 (7.78%) C++
6 28 (4.35%) C#
7 27 (4.20%) XPath
8 26 (4.04%) Objective-C
8 26 (4.04%) Python
9 15 (2.33%) Groovy
10 13 (2.02%) Shell Script
11 12 (1.87%) Ruby
12 11 (1.71%) PL/SQL
13 10 (1.56%) C
13 10 (1.56%) Perl
14 8 (1.24%) Lua
15 7 (1.09%) Apex Code
16 6 (0.93%) Bash Shell
16 6 (0.93%) Korn
17 4 (0.62%) PHP
Qualifications
1 169 (26.28%) Degree
2 33 (5.13%) SC Cleared
2 33 (5.13%) Security Cleared
3 15 (2.33%) PhD
4 14 (2.18%) Sun Certification
5 12 (1.87%) Brainbench
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.40%) QA
2 1 (0.16%) MiFID
System Software
1 27 (4.20%) Docker
2 10 (1.56%) HDFS
3 6 (0.93%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 40 (6.22%) Puppet
2 7 (1.09%) Ansible
2 7 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.93%) Ambari
3 6 (0.93%) Oozie
4 2 (0.31%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 93 (14.46%) Oracle
2 47 (7.31%) TIBCO
3 37 (5.75%) Google
4 35 (5.44%) webMethods
5 21 (3.27%) Sun
5 21 (3.27%) Sybase
6 18 (2.80%) Hortonworks
6 18 (2.80%) StreamBase
7 14 (2.18%) Red Hat
8 10 (1.56%) IBM
8 10 (1.56%) PTC
9 8 (1.24%) Microsoft
10 7 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (0.93%) Cloudera
11 6 (0.93%) Talend
12 4 (0.62%) Adobe
12 4 (0.62%) InterSystems
12 4 (0.62%) Northgate
13 3 (0.47%) DataSynapse
13 3 (0.47%) LabVantage
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K - 65K+ & an Outstanding Package
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K - 65K+ & an Outstanding Package
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus & Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K - 65K+ & an Outstanding Package
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £62000 - £67000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus & Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum 100% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + bonus +benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Excellent Bonus, Pens
Posted: 6 days ago