The table below looks at the statistics for J2SE skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2SE over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 702 693 616
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -77
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 196 238 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.24% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.55% 0.63% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 182 203 345
Median salary £67,500 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,200 £40,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £95,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +11.76%
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
35749 37953 41442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.00% 37.78% 38.70%
Number of salaries quoted 31403 32699 35145
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

J2SE
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing J2SE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 August 2016.

J2SE Salary Histogram in England

J2SE
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2SE within the England region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +41 152 £70,000 +3.70% 37
East of England +36 24 £65,000 +36.84%
North West +16 9 £50,000 +25.00% 5
West Midlands -3 6 £50,000 -
South West 0 3 £47,500 - 1
Yorkshire +26 1 £70,000 +112.12% 1
South East -16 1 £57,500 +15.00% 1
J2SE
UK

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing J2SE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for J2SE.

1 467 (100.00%) Java
2 266 (56.96%) Finance
3 221 (47.32%) Agile Software Development
4 195 (41.76%) SQL
5 193 (41.33%) Multithreading
6 188 (40.26%) Software Engineering
7 179 (38.33%) Degree
8 174 (37.26%) OO
9 143 (30.62%) Low Latency
10 136 (29.12%) Concurrent Programming
11 129 (27.62%) Spring
12 126 (26.98%) J2EE
13 103 (22.06%) JMS
14 101 (21.63%) Linux
15 88 (18.84%) Banking
15 88 (18.84%) TIBCO
16 87 (18.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 86 (18.42%) JUnit
18 84 (17.99%) Unix
19 79 (16.92%) TDD
20 78 (16.70%) Front Office
21 76 (16.27%) Maven
22 71 (15.20%) Mathematics
22 71 (15.20%) Computer Science
23 70 (14.99%) OOD
23 70 (14.99%) Oracle
24 68 (14.56%) XML
24 68 (14.56%) Multicast
25 67 (14.35%) JDBC
26 64 (13.70%) Apache

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 64 (13.70%) Apache
2 63 (13.49%) WebLogic
3 52 (11.13%) Tomcat
4 40 (8.57%) JBoss
5 30 (6.42%) WebSphere
6 19 (4.07%) Apache Spark
7 5 (1.07%) Jetty
8 4 (0.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 4 (0.86%) CMS
8 4 (0.86%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (0.64%) GlassFish
10 2 (0.43%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.21%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 7 (1.50%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 68 (14.56%) Multicast
2 23 (4.93%) Internet
3 2 (0.43%) SSH
4 1 (0.21%) HTTP
4 1 (0.21%) SMTP
4 1 (0.21%) SNMP
4 1 (0.21%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (7.92%) Relational Database
2 34 (7.28%) MongoDB
3 24 (5.14%) RDBMS
4 23 (4.93%) NoSQL
5 20 (4.28%) Apache Cassandra
5 20 (4.28%) Hadoop
6 16 (3.43%) DB2
7 14 (3.00%) MySQL
8 13 (2.78%) Couchbase
8 13 (2.78%) Oracle Database
9 12 (2.57%) Oracle Database 10g
9 12 (2.57%) Oracle9i Database
10 11 (2.36%) SQL Server
11 8 (1.71%) Hazelcast
12 7 (1.50%) Oracle8/8i Database
12 7 (1.50%) Redis
13 6 (1.28%) Big Data
14 5 (1.07%) Neo4j
14 5 (1.07%) Riak
15 4 (0.86%) HBase
Development Applications
1 86 (18.42%) JUnit
2 76 (16.27%) Maven
3 56 (11.99%) JIRA
4 46 (9.85%) Gradle
5 40 (8.57%) Git (software)
6 34 (7.28%) Eclipse
7 25 (5.35%) Selenium
8 19 (4.07%) IntelliJ
9 10 (2.14%) Ant
10 9 (1.93%) Jenkins
10 9 (1.93%) Subversion
11 6 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (1.07%) Cucumber
13 4 (0.86%) Bugzilla
13 4 (0.86%) git-flow
14 2 (0.43%) Android Studio
14 2 (0.43%) Mockito
14 2 (0.43%) NetBeans
14 2 (0.43%) Sonatype Nexus
14 2 (0.43%) Xcode
General
1 266 (56.96%) Finance
2 88 (18.84%) Banking
3 78 (16.70%) Front Office
4 33 (7.07%) Investment Banking
5 18 (3.85%) Games
6 17 (3.64%) Pharmaceutical
6 17 (3.64%) Retail
7 7 (1.50%) Back Office
8 4 (0.86%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.43%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.43%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 398 (85.22%) Developer
2 382 (81.80%) Java Developer
3 102 (21.84%) Senior Developer
4 101 (21.63%) Senior Java Developer
5 61 (13.06%) Architect
6 51 (10.92%) Core Java Developer
7 42 (8.99%) Front Office Developer
8 29 (6.21%) Java Engineer
9 26 (5.57%) Agile Developer
9 26 (5.57%) Agile Java Developer
9 26 (5.57%) Java Software Developer
9 26 (5.57%) Low Latency Java Developer
10 24 (5.14%) Technical Architect
11 23 (4.93%) Software Engineer
12 22 (4.71%) Solutions Architect
13 20 (4.28%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 20 (4.28%) Java Architect
14 19 (4.07%) Java Software Engineer
15 18 (3.85%) Graduate
15 18 (3.85%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (27.62%) Spring
2 126 (26.98%) J2EE
3 103 (22.06%) JMS
4 68 (14.56%) XML
5 67 (14.35%) JDBC
6 63 (13.49%) Hibernate
7 59 (12.63%) Swing
8 56 (11.99%) HTML
9 48 (10.28%) Java SE
10 42 (8.99%) JSP
11 33 (7.07%) Akka
12 32 (6.85%) CSS
12 32 (6.85%) EJB
12 32 (6.85%) SOAP
13 27 (5.78%) JSON
13 27 (5.78%) REST
13 27 (5.78%) Web Services
14 26 (5.57%) Esper
15 25 (5.35%) Servlets
16 24 (5.14%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 87 (18.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 71 (15.20%) Computer Science
2 71 (15.20%) Mathematics
3 52 (11.13%) Hedge funds
4 51 (10.92%) Fintech
5 28 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (6.00%) Clustering
6 23 (4.93%) Algorithms
7 17 (3.64%) Applied Mathematics
8 15 (3.21%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (2.14%) Data Structures
9 10 (2.14%) Equities
10 9 (1.93%) Spread Betting
11 8 (1.71%) iPad
11 8 (1.71%) N-Tier
12 7 (1.50%) User Experience
13 6 (1.28%) Online Games
14 5 (1.07%) Equity Derivative
14 5 (1.07%) Fixed Income
14 5 (1.07%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 101 (21.63%) Linux
2 84 (17.99%) Unix
3 28 (6.00%) Oracle Linux
4 27 (5.78%) Solaris
5 19 (4.07%) Android
6 14 (3.00%) Windows
7 8 (1.71%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.43%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.21%) Nucleus RTOS
9 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (47.32%) Agile Software Development
2 193 (41.33%) Multithreading
3 188 (40.26%) Software Engineering
4 174 (37.26%) OO
5 143 (30.62%) Low Latency
6 136 (29.12%) Concurrent Programming
7 79 (16.92%) TDD
8 70 (14.99%) OOD
9 64 (13.70%) Performance Tuning
10 51 (10.92%) OOP
11 50 (10.71%) Open Source
12 47 (10.06%) Scrum
13 43 (9.21%) UML
14 37 (7.92%) Continuous Integration
15 30 (6.42%) Algorithmic Trading
16 29 (6.21%) Mentoring
16 29 (6.21%) OOA/OOD
17 26 (5.57%) Load Balancing
18 25 (5.35%) Unit Testing
19 24 (5.14%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 467 (100.00%) Java
2 195 (41.76%) SQL
3 52 (11.13%) JavaScript
4 47 (10.06%) Scala
5 40 (8.57%) C++
6 25 (5.35%) Python
7 24 (5.14%) C#
8 12 (2.57%) Shell Script
9 11 (2.36%) Perl
10 10 (2.14%) C
11 8 (1.71%) Bash Shell
11 8 (1.71%) Ruby
12 7 (1.50%) XPath
13 6 (1.28%) Objective-C
13 6 (1.28%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.07%) Clojure
14 5 (1.07%) Go
15 4 (0.86%) Groovy
15 4 (0.86%) Korn
16 2 (0.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 179 (38.33%) Degree
2 32 (6.85%) PhD
3 7 (1.50%) Brainbench
3 7 (1.50%) Sun Certification
4 4 (0.86%) DV Cleared
4 4 (0.86%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.07%) QA
2 4 (0.86%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (3.85%) Docker
2 15 (3.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 4 (0.86%) HDFS
4 1 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (4.07%) Puppet
2 2 (0.43%) BladeLogic
2 2 (0.43%) Control-M
2 2 (0.43%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.21%) Jitterbit
Vendors
1 88 (18.84%) TIBCO
2 70 (14.99%) Oracle
3 34 (7.28%) Sun
4 30 (6.42%) StreamBase
5 29 (6.21%) Sybase
6 19 (4.07%) webMethods
7 7 (1.50%) Solace
8 4 (0.86%) Adobe
8 4 (0.86%) Atlassian
8 4 (0.86%) Google
9 3 (0.64%) WorldPay
10 2 (0.43%) Currenex
11 1 (0.21%) Informatica
11 1 (0.21%) PTC
11 1 (0.21%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.21%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.21%) Talend
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus (15%) + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ninesharp
Salary: £48000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bens + share options
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000 per annum + Leading Bonus, Pens etc
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: Healthcare, Pension etc
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: Healthcare, Pension etc
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 + £75,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000-£60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
JWResource
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits, flexi time,
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + options + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £90k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40,000 to £55,000 + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RMI International
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
IBM Client Innovation Centre - Preston
Salary: From £25,700 to £44,600 per annum Dependant on Experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IBM Client Innovation Centre - Preston
Salary: From £25,700 to £44,600 per annum Dependant on Experience
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + options + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago