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 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 694 739 567
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -172
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 200 206 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.20% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.56% 0.53% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 184 172 393
Median salary £73,750 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+34.09% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +6.66%
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
35895 39207 42857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.09% 38.03% 39.43%
Number of salaries quoted 31562 33759 36795
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 +82 158 £75,000 +25.00% 32
East of England +26 22 £68,750 +37.50% 3
West Midlands -1 6 £50,000 +2.04%
North West +18 5 £45,000 +12.50% 6
South East -15 4 £51,250 +2.50% 1
Yorkshire +18 2 £47,500 +43.93% 1
South West +12 2 £48,000 +12.94% 5
J2SE
UK

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 533 (99.63%) Java
2 305 (57.01%) Finance
3 225 (42.06%) Agile Software Development
4 208 (38.88%) Software Engineering
5 203 (37.94%) SQL
6 192 (35.89%) Degree
7 190 (35.51%) Multithreading
8 180 (33.64%) OO
9 161 (30.09%) Spring
10 150 (28.04%) J2EE
11 149 (27.85%) Low Latency
12 140 (26.17%) Concurrent Programming
13 118 (22.06%) Linux
14 110 (20.56%) JMS
15 106 (19.81%) Maven
16 103 (19.25%) JUnit
17 99 (18.50%) Front Office
18 96 (17.94%) Banking
19 94 (17.57%) Computer Science
20 90 (16.82%) Oracle
21 87 (16.26%) Unix
22 86 (16.07%) JavaScript
23 82 (15.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
23 82 (15.33%) TDD
24 81 (15.14%) TIBCO
24 81 (15.14%) JDBC
25 79 (14.77%) XML
26 76 (14.21%) Hibernate
27 73 (13.64%) Mathematics
28 72 (13.46%) OOD

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 71 (13.27%) Apache
2 57 (10.65%) WebLogic
3 46 (8.60%) JBoss
4 45 (8.41%) Tomcat
5 31 (5.79%) WebSphere
6 23 (4.30%) Apache Spark
7 6 (1.12%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (0.93%) GlassFish
9 4 (0.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (0.75%) Apache Pig
10 3 (0.56%) CMS
11 2 (0.37%) GemFire
12 1 (0.19%) Alfresco
12 1 (0.19%) Liferay
12 1 (0.19%) Magnolia
12 1 (0.19%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 12 (2.24%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.56%) SaaS
4 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 64 (11.96%) Multicast
2 21 (3.93%) Internet
3 3 (0.56%) SSH
4 2 (0.37%) ATM
5 1 (0.19%) HTTP
5 1 (0.19%) SMTP
5 1 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (5.98%) Relational Database
2 30 (5.61%) MongoDB
3 28 (5.23%) Hadoop
3 28 (5.23%) NoSQL
4 21 (3.93%) DB2
4 21 (3.93%) Oracle Database
5 20 (3.74%) Oracle Database 10g
5 20 (3.74%) Oracle9i Database
6 19 (3.55%) SQL Server
7 17 (3.18%) Apache Cassandra
7 17 (3.18%) MySQL
7 17 (3.18%) RDBMS
8 12 (2.24%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 10 (1.87%) Big Data
10 9 (1.68%) Hazelcast
11 8 (1.50%) Couchbase
11 8 (1.50%) HBase
12 6 (1.12%) Apache Hive
12 6 (1.12%) Neo4j
13 4 (0.75%) Redis
Development Applications
1 106 (19.81%) Maven
2 103 (19.25%) JUnit
3 52 (9.72%) JIRA
4 51 (9.53%) Gradle
5 50 (9.35%) Eclipse
6 44 (8.22%) Git (software)
7 28 (5.23%) Selenium
8 21 (3.93%) IntelliJ
9 17 (3.18%) Subversion
10 10 (1.87%) Ant
11 9 (1.68%) Cucumber
12 7 (1.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 6 (1.12%) Jenkins
13 6 (1.12%) Sonatype Nexus
14 4 (0.75%) Gerrit
14 4 (0.75%) git-flow
14 4 (0.75%) Mockito
14 4 (0.75%) TeamCity
15 3 (0.56%) EasyMock
15 3 (0.56%) WebDriver
General
1 305 (57.01%) Finance
2 99 (18.50%) Front Office
3 96 (17.94%) Banking
4 33 (6.17%) Investment Banking
5 24 (4.49%) Games
6 18 (3.36%) Pharmaceutical
7 15 (2.80%) Retail
8 10 (1.87%) Back Office
8 10 (1.87%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.37%) Marketing
9 2 (0.37%) Publishing
10 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.19%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 468 (87.48%) Developer
2 444 (82.99%) Java Developer
3 102 (19.07%) Senior Developer
4 100 (18.69%) Senior Java Developer
5 56 (10.47%) Architect
6 50 (9.35%) Core Java Developer
7 43 (8.04%) Front Office Developer
8 31 (5.79%) Java Software Developer
9 26 (4.86%) Solutions Architect
10 25 (4.67%) Graduate
10 25 (4.67%) Graduate Developer
10 25 (4.67%) Graduate Java Developer
11 23 (4.30%) Agile Developer
11 23 (4.30%) Agile Java Developer
12 22 (4.11%) Technical Architect
13 21 (3.93%) Junior
13 21 (3.93%) Junior Developer
13 21 (3.93%) Junior Java Developer
14 19 (3.55%) Java Engineer
15 17 (3.18%) Low Latency Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (30.09%) Spring
2 150 (28.04%) J2EE
3 110 (20.56%) JMS
4 81 (15.14%) JDBC
5 79 (14.77%) XML
6 76 (14.21%) Hibernate
7 67 (12.52%) HTML
8 62 (11.59%) JSP
9 54 (10.09%) EJB
10 47 (8.79%) Java SE
11 45 (8.41%) Swing
11 45 (8.41%) Web Services
12 43 (8.04%) Akka
13 41 (7.66%) CSS
13 41 (7.66%) SOAP
14 39 (7.29%) JSON
15 33 (6.17%) REST
16 32 (5.98%) Servlets
16 32 (5.98%) Struts
17 29 (5.42%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 94 (17.57%) Computer Science
2 82 (15.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 73 (13.64%) Mathematics
4 60 (11.21%) Hedge funds
5 50 (9.35%) Fintech
6 35 (6.54%) Analytical Skills
7 33 (6.17%) Algorithms
8 29 (5.42%) Enterprise Software
9 27 (5.05%) Clustering
10 18 (3.36%) Applied Mathematics
11 16 (2.99%) Equities
12 14 (2.62%) Data Structures
12 14 (2.62%) N-Tier
13 12 (2.24%) iPad
14 10 (1.87%) Management Information System
15 8 (1.50%) Spread Betting
16 7 (1.31%) Online Games
16 7 (1.31%) User Experience
17 5 (0.93%) Fixed Income
17 5 (0.93%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 118 (22.06%) Linux
2 87 (16.26%) Unix
3 30 (5.61%) Oracle Linux
4 25 (4.67%) Android
5 24 (4.49%) Solaris
6 22 (4.11%) Windows
7 18 (3.36%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.19%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (42.06%) Agile Software Development
2 208 (38.88%) Software Engineering
3 190 (35.51%) Multithreading
4 180 (33.64%) OO
5 149 (27.85%) Low Latency
6 140 (26.17%) Concurrent Programming
7 82 (15.33%) TDD
8 72 (13.46%) OOD
9 64 (11.96%) UML
10 62 (11.59%) Performance Tuning
11 52 (9.72%) OOP
12 50 (9.35%) Open Source
13 47 (8.79%) Scrum
14 39 (7.29%) Unit Testing
15 36 (6.73%) Continuous Integration
16 33 (6.17%) Mentoring
17 29 (5.42%) SDLC
18 28 (5.23%) Algorithmic Trading
19 27 (5.05%) OOA/OOD
20 25 (4.67%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 533 (99.63%) Java
2 203 (37.94%) SQL
3 86 (16.07%) JavaScript
4 63 (11.78%) Scala
5 55 (10.28%) C++
6 25 (4.67%) C#
7 23 (4.30%) Python
8 15 (2.80%) Objective-C
9 13 (2.43%) XPath
10 11 (2.06%) C
10 11 (2.06%) Shell Script
11 10 (1.87%) Ruby
12 7 (1.31%) Perl
13 5 (0.93%) Bash Shell
13 5 (0.93%) PL/SQL
14 4 (0.75%) Clojure
14 4 (0.75%) Groovy
14 4 (0.75%) Korn
14 4 (0.75%) PHP
15 1 (0.19%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 192 (35.89%) Degree
2 34 (6.36%) PhD
3 12 (2.24%) Brainbench
3 12 (2.24%) Sun Certification
4 3 (0.56%) DV Cleared
4 3 (0.56%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.31%) Data Quality
2 5 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 18 (3.36%) Docker
2 16 (2.99%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 6 (1.12%) HDFS
4 3 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (3.93%) Puppet
2 4 (0.75%) Hadoop YARN
3 3 (0.56%) BladeLogic
3 3 (0.56%) Control-M
4 1 (0.19%) Jitterbit
Vendors
1 90 (16.82%) Oracle
2 81 (15.14%) TIBCO
3 36 (6.73%) Sun
4 31 (5.79%) StreamBase
5 26 (4.86%) Sybase
6 19 (3.55%) webMethods
7 15 (2.80%) Google
8 5 (0.93%) IBM
9 4 (0.75%) Atlassian
9 4 (0.75%) Currenex
10 3 (0.56%) Adobe
10 3 (0.56%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.56%) WorldPay
11 2 (0.37%) DataSynapse
11 2 (0.37%) Hortonworks
11 2 (0.37%) Microsoft
11 2 (0.37%) Solace
11 2 (0.37%) Twitter
12 1 (0.19%) MuleSoft
12 1 (0.19%) Talend
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Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus (15%) + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
JWResource
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits, flexi time,
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £90k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
City, London
RMI International
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
RMI International
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Adteq Limited
Salary: Bonus, Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Adteq Limited
Salary: Bonus and Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80,000 to £100,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
IBM Client Innovation Centre - Preston
Salary: From £25,700 to £44,600 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IBM Client Innovation Centre - Preston
Salary: From £25,700 to £44,600 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheshire
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40,000 to £45,000 + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: £0 - £80,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £62000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago