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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 677 655 663
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +8
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 205 289 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.28% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.59% 0.74% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 185 248 290
Median salary £67,500 £62,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £37,200
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £95,000 £77,500
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
34480 38916 40806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.85% 37.98% 38.25%
Number of salaries quoted 30064 33658 34589
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 £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,100 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +17 161 £70,000 -3.44% 34
East of England +19 21 £65,000 +30.00% 2
North West +20 12 £50,000 +13.63% 3
South East +3 4 - - 3
West Midlands -11 4 £50,000 +4.16%
South West -3 2 £46,750 -10.95%
Yorkshire +27 1 £70,000 +55.55%
J2SE
UK

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 426 (100.00%) Java
2 239 (56.10%) Finance
3 224 (52.58%) Agile Software Development
4 192 (45.07%) Multithreading
5 187 (43.90%) SQL
6 166 (38.97%) Software Engineering
7 160 (37.56%) OO
8 158 (37.09%) Degree
9 147 (34.51%) Low Latency
10 139 (32.63%) Concurrent Programming
11 121 (28.40%) J2EE
12 116 (27.23%) Spring
13 102 (23.94%) JMS
14 94 (22.07%) Linux
15 89 (20.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 89 (20.89%) Banking
16 88 (20.66%) TIBCO
17 80 (18.78%) JUnit
18 78 (18.31%) TDD
19 76 (17.84%) Unix
20 70 (16.43%) Oracle
21 69 (16.20%) Front Office
21 69 (16.20%) Maven
22 68 (15.96%) XML
23 67 (15.73%) Performance Tuning
24 66 (15.49%) OOD
25 65 (15.26%) Multicast
26 64 (15.02%) JDBC
27 62 (14.55%) Swing
28 61 (14.32%) HTML

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 57 (13.38%) Apache
2 56 (13.15%) WebLogic
3 52 (12.21%) Tomcat
4 34 (7.98%) JBoss
5 31 (7.28%) WebSphere
6 15 (3.52%) Apache Spark
7 7 (1.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 7 (1.64%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (1.41%) Jetty
9 4 (0.94%) CMS
10 1 (0.23%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.23%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.23%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 6 (1.41%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (0.70%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.47%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 65 (15.26%) Multicast
2 24 (5.63%) Internet
3 4 (0.94%) SMTP
3 4 (0.94%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.23%) HTTP
4 1 (0.23%) SNMP
4 1 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (11.03%) Relational Database
2 35 (8.22%) RDBMS
3 32 (7.51%) MongoDB
4 22 (5.16%) NoSQL
5 19 (4.46%) Apache Cassandra
6 17 (3.99%) DB2
6 17 (3.99%) Hadoop
7 15 (3.52%) MySQL
8 14 (3.29%) Couchbase
9 11 (2.58%) Oracle Database
9 11 (2.58%) SQL Server
10 10 (2.35%) Oracle Database 10g
10 10 (2.35%) Oracle9i Database
11 8 (1.88%) Redis
12 7 (1.64%) Big Data
13 6 (1.41%) Hazelcast
13 6 (1.41%) Oracle8/8i Database
13 6 (1.41%) Riak
14 5 (1.17%) Neo4j
15 4 (0.94%) HBase
Development Applications
1 80 (18.78%) JUnit
2 69 (16.20%) Maven
3 60 (14.08%) JIRA
4 42 (9.86%) Gradle
5 35 (8.22%) Git (software)
6 25 (5.87%) Eclipse
7 20 (4.69%) Selenium
8 16 (3.76%) Jenkins
9 13 (3.05%) IntelliJ
10 11 (2.58%) Subversion
11 7 (1.64%) Cucumber
11 7 (1.64%) TeamCity
12 6 (1.41%) Ant
13 5 (1.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (1.17%) Sonatype Nexus
14 4 (0.94%) Bugzilla
15 3 (0.70%) Android Studio
15 3 (0.70%) git-flow
15 3 (0.70%) Log4j
15 3 (0.70%) Xcode
General
1 239 (56.10%) Finance
2 89 (20.89%) Banking
3 69 (16.20%) Front Office
4 34 (7.98%) Investment Banking
5 17 (3.99%) Games
5 17 (3.99%) Retail
6 15 (3.52%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.17%) Back Office
8 3 (0.70%) Marketing
8 3 (0.70%) Publishing
9 2 (0.47%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.47%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 357 (83.80%) Developer
2 340 (79.81%) Java Developer
3 96 (22.54%) Senior Developer
3 96 (22.54%) Senior Java Developer
4 55 (12.91%) Architect
5 51 (11.97%) Core Java Developer
6 36 (8.45%) Front Office Developer
7 33 (7.75%) Java Engineer
8 26 (6.10%) Software Engineer
9 25 (5.87%) Agile Developer
9 25 (5.87%) Agile Java Developer
9 25 (5.87%) Low Latency Java Developer
10 23 (5.40%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 22 (5.16%) Java Software Developer
11 22 (5.16%) Solutions Architect
12 20 (4.69%) Java Software Engineer
13 18 (4.23%) Java Architect
14 17 (3.99%) J2EE Developer
14 17 (3.99%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 17 (3.99%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (28.40%) J2EE
2 116 (27.23%) Spring
3 102 (23.94%) JMS
4 68 (15.96%) XML
5 64 (15.02%) JDBC
6 62 (14.55%) Swing
7 61 (14.32%) HTML
8 58 (13.62%) Hibernate
9 53 (12.44%) Java SE
10 42 (9.86%) JSP
11 36 (8.45%) CSS
12 27 (6.34%) Servlets
13 24 (5.63%) Akka
13 24 (5.63%) SOAP
14 22 (5.16%) EJB
14 22 (5.16%) HTML5
15 21 (4.93%) Struts
16 20 (4.69%) REST
16 20 (4.69%) Web Services
16 20 (4.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 89 (20.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 58 (13.62%) Mathematics
3 53 (12.44%) Computer Science
4 48 (11.27%) Fintech
5 46 (10.80%) Hedge funds
6 29 (6.81%) Analytical Skills
7 27 (6.34%) Clustering
8 20 (4.69%) Algorithms
9 15 (3.52%) Applied Mathematics
10 9 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (1.88%) Data Structures
11 8 (1.88%) Equities
12 7 (1.64%) Equity Derivative
12 7 (1.64%) N-Tier
13 6 (1.41%) Mobile App
13 6 (1.41%) Online Games
13 6 (1.41%) Spread Betting
14 5 (1.17%) iPad
15 4 (0.94%) Derivative
15 4 (0.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 94 (22.07%) Linux
2 76 (17.84%) Unix
3 27 (6.34%) Oracle Linux
3 27 (6.34%) Solaris
4 20 (4.69%) Android
5 10 (2.35%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.88%) Windows
7 3 (0.70%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.23%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (52.58%) Agile Software Development
2 192 (45.07%) Multithreading
3 166 (38.97%) Software Engineering
4 160 (37.56%) OO
5 147 (34.51%) Low Latency
6 139 (32.63%) Concurrent Programming
7 78 (18.31%) TDD
8 67 (15.73%) Performance Tuning
9 66 (15.49%) OOD
10 49 (11.50%) OOP
11 45 (10.56%) Scrum
12 44 (10.33%) UML
13 43 (10.09%) Open Source
14 36 (8.45%) Continuous Integration
15 29 (6.81%) OOA/OOD
16 26 (6.10%) Load Balancing
16 26 (6.10%) Mentoring
17 25 (5.87%) SDLC
18 24 (5.63%) Algorithmic Trading
18 24 (5.63%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 426 (100.00%) Java
2 187 (43.90%) SQL
3 48 (11.27%) JavaScript
4 33 (7.75%) Scala
5 31 (7.28%) C++
6 20 (4.69%) Python
7 18 (4.23%) C#
8 13 (3.05%) C
8 13 (3.05%) PL/SQL
9 12 (2.82%) Shell Script
10 11 (2.58%) Bash Shell
11 9 (2.11%) Perl
12 8 (1.88%) Ruby
13 7 (1.64%) Korn
14 6 (1.41%) Clojure
14 6 (1.41%) Go
14 6 (1.41%) XPath
15 5 (1.17%) ECMAScript
15 5 (1.17%) Groovy
16 4 (0.94%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 158 (37.09%) Degree
2 27 (6.34%) PhD
3 6 (1.41%) Brainbench
3 6 (1.41%) Sun Certification
4 5 (1.17%) DV Cleared
4 5 (1.17%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.88%) QA
2 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (3.76%) Docker
2 12 (2.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 4 (0.94%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 14 (3.29%) Puppet
2 2 (0.47%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 88 (20.66%) TIBCO
2 70 (16.43%) Oracle
3 34 (7.98%) Sybase
4 33 (7.75%) Sun
5 24 (5.63%) StreamBase
6 14 (3.29%) webMethods
7 10 (2.35%) Solace
8 9 (2.11%) Adobe
9 5 (1.17%) Currenex
10 3 (0.70%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.47%) WorldPay
12 1 (0.23%) Google
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Pension & Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 - 75,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus (10-15%) + Pension + Healthc
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30-40k
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + bens + share options
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary up to £40k + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Jenkins Jacob
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + options + benefits
Posted: 6 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: 10 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - 58,000 + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - 45,000 + Package (60,000 OTE)
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40,000 to £55,000 + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - 58,000 + Package
Posted: 6 days ago