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

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 675 746 583
Rank change year-on-year
+71 -163
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 213 196 434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.19% 0.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.60% 0.50% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 197 172 400
Median salary £75,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £74,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
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
35719 39529 44539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.13% 38.26% 39.59%
Number of salaries quoted 31441 34117 38410
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +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 1 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 1 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 +95 169 £77,500 +31.35% 34
East of England +43 21 £62,500 +28.20% 1
South East +3 8 £48,500 -3.00% 2
West Midlands -1 6 £50,000 +4.16%
North West +15 4 £43,750 +9.37% 3
Yorkshire +8 2 £47,500 +43.93% 2
South West +6 1 £47,500 +15.15% 3
J2SE
UK

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 561 (99.47%) Java
2 328 (58.16%) Finance
3 227 (40.25%) Agile Software Development
3 227 (40.25%) Software Engineering
4 216 (38.30%) SQL
5 196 (34.75%) Degree
6 186 (32.98%) Multithreading
7 176 (31.21%) Spring
8 173 (30.67%) OO
9 154 (27.30%) J2EE
10 150 (26.60%) Low Latency
11 141 (25.00%) Concurrent Programming
12 125 (22.16%) Linux
13 120 (21.28%) Maven
14 119 (21.10%) JUnit
15 114 (20.21%) Front Office
16 104 (18.44%) Banking
16 104 (18.44%) JavaScript
17 102 (18.09%) Computer Science
18 101 (17.91%) JMS
19 99 (17.55%) Oracle
20 93 (16.49%) JDBC
21 86 (15.25%) TDD
22 85 (15.07%) XML
23 83 (14.72%) Unix
23 83 (14.72%) Mathematics
24 81 (14.36%) Hibernate
25 79 (14.01%) OOD
26 78 (13.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
26 78 (13.83%) 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 65 (11.52%) Apache
2 53 (9.40%) WebLogic
3 50 (8.87%) Tomcat
4 43 (7.62%) JBoss
5 32 (5.67%) WebSphere
6 21 (3.72%) Apache Spark
7 8 (1.42%) WebSphere Application Server
8 7 (1.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 7 (1.24%) Apache Pig
9 6 (1.06%) CMS
9 6 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (0.89%) GlassFish
11 4 (0.71%) Alfresco
11 4 (0.71%) Liferay
11 4 (0.71%) Magnolia
12 3 (0.53%) GemFire
13 2 (0.35%) Apache Solr
13 2 (0.35%) IIS
14 1 (0.18%) Mule
14 1 (0.18%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 2 (0.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (2.30%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.01%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.71%) SaaS
4 2 (0.35%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 56 (9.93%) Multicast
2 20 (3.55%) Internet
3 4 (0.71%) ATM
4 3 (0.53%) SSH
5 2 (0.35%) HTTP
6 1 (0.18%) SMTP
6 1 (0.18%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (5.85%) Hadoop
1 33 (5.85%) NoSQL
2 30 (5.32%) MongoDB
3 27 (4.79%) Relational Database
4 23 (4.08%) Oracle Database
5 21 (3.72%) Oracle Database 10g
5 21 (3.72%) Oracle9i Database
6 20 (3.55%) DB2
6 20 (3.55%) SQL Server
7 19 (3.37%) Big Data
8 16 (2.84%) Apache Cassandra
8 16 (2.84%) MySQL
9 13 (2.30%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 13 (2.30%) RDBMS
10 11 (1.95%) HBase
11 9 (1.60%) Apache Hive
11 9 (1.60%) Hazelcast
12 8 (1.42%) Couchbase
12 8 (1.42%) Neo4j
13 5 (0.89%) Redis
Development Applications
1 120 (21.28%) Maven
2 119 (21.10%) JUnit
3 59 (10.46%) Gradle
4 54 (9.57%) JIRA
5 50 (8.87%) Eclipse
6 47 (8.33%) Git (software)
7 27 (4.79%) Selenium
8 22 (3.90%) IntelliJ
9 21 (3.72%) Subversion
10 13 (2.30%) Ant
11 12 (2.13%) Jenkins
12 11 (1.95%) Mockito
13 9 (1.60%) Cucumber
14 8 (1.42%) Sonatype Nexus
15 7 (1.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 5 (0.89%) Gerrit
17 4 (0.71%) git-flow
17 4 (0.71%) NetBeans
17 4 (0.71%) TeamCity
18 3 (0.53%) EasyMock
General
1 328 (58.16%) Finance
2 114 (20.21%) Front Office
3 104 (18.44%) Banking
4 27 (4.79%) Games
4 27 (4.79%) Investment Banking
5 20 (3.55%) Pharmaceutical
6 15 (2.66%) Retail
6 15 (2.66%) Telecoms
7 10 (1.77%) Back Office
8 7 (1.24%) Publishing
9 2 (0.35%) Marketing
10 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.18%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 498 (88.30%) Developer
2 468 (82.98%) Java Developer
3 111 (19.68%) Senior Developer
4 106 (18.79%) Senior Java Developer
5 56 (9.93%) Architect
6 49 (8.69%) Front Office Developer
7 47 (8.33%) Core Java Developer
8 38 (6.74%) Java Software Developer
9 30 (5.32%) Graduate
9 30 (5.32%) Graduate Developer
9 30 (5.32%) Graduate Java Developer
10 25 (4.43%) Agile Developer
10 25 (4.43%) Agile Java Developer
11 24 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
11 24 (4.26%) Technical Architect
12 23 (4.08%) Java Engineer
13 22 (3.90%) Junior
13 22 (3.90%) Junior Developer
13 22 (3.90%) Junior Java Developer
14 21 (3.72%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (31.21%) Spring
2 154 (27.30%) J2EE
3 101 (17.91%) JMS
4 93 (16.49%) JDBC
5 85 (15.07%) XML
6 81 (14.36%) Hibernate
7 78 (13.83%) HTML
8 66 (11.70%) JSP
9 56 (9.93%) Web Services
10 54 (9.57%) EJB
11 53 (9.40%) CSS
12 47 (8.33%) Java SE
13 45 (7.98%) SOAP
14 41 (7.27%) JSON
15 39 (6.91%) Akka
15 39 (6.91%) REST
16 36 (6.38%) Swing
17 35 (6.21%) Struts
18 34 (6.03%) Servlets
19 32 (5.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 102 (18.09%) Computer Science
2 83 (14.72%) Mathematics
3 78 (13.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 63 (11.17%) Hedge funds
5 42 (7.45%) Fintech
6 40 (7.09%) Algorithms
7 32 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
8 28 (4.96%) Clustering
8 28 (4.96%) Enterprise Software
9 24 (4.26%) Equities
10 20 (3.55%) Applied Mathematics
10 20 (3.55%) Data Structures
11 16 (2.84%) N-Tier
12 12 (2.13%) iPad
13 11 (1.95%) Management Information System
14 10 (1.77%) Spread Betting
15 8 (1.42%) User Experience
16 7 (1.24%) Online Games
17 5 (0.89%) Mobile App
17 5 (0.89%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 125 (22.16%) Linux
2 83 (14.72%) Unix
3 29 (5.14%) Oracle Linux
4 26 (4.61%) Android
5 25 (4.43%) Windows
6 22 (3.90%) Solaris
7 18 (3.19%) Apple iOS
8 7 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.18%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (40.25%) Agile Software Development
1 227 (40.25%) Software Engineering
2 186 (32.98%) Multithreading
3 173 (30.67%) OO
4 150 (26.60%) Low Latency
5 141 (25.00%) Concurrent Programming
6 86 (15.25%) TDD
7 79 (14.01%) OOD
8 65 (11.52%) UML
9 56 (9.93%) OOP
10 54 (9.57%) Open Source
10 54 (9.57%) Performance Tuning
11 50 (8.87%) Continuous Integration
12 49 (8.69%) Unit Testing
13 47 (8.33%) Scrum
14 36 (6.38%) Mentoring
15 33 (5.85%) SDLC
16 28 (4.96%) Algorithmic Trading
17 25 (4.43%) Asset Management
18 24 (4.26%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 561 (99.47%) Java
2 216 (38.30%) SQL
3 104 (18.44%) JavaScript
4 61 (10.82%) C++
4 61 (10.82%) Scala
5 29 (5.14%) C#
6 25 (4.43%) Python
7 17 (3.01%) XPath
8 15 (2.66%) Objective-C
9 10 (1.77%) C
9 10 (1.77%) Shell Script
10 8 (1.42%) Ruby
11 7 (1.24%) Bash Shell
12 6 (1.06%) Perl
13 5 (0.89%) PHP
13 5 (0.89%) PL/SQL
14 4 (0.71%) Groovy
14 4 (0.71%) Korn
15 2 (0.35%) VB
16 1 (0.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 196 (34.75%) Degree
2 33 (5.85%) PhD
3 13 (2.30%) Brainbench
3 13 (2.30%) Sun Certification
4 2 (0.35%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.24%) Data Quality
2 5 (0.89%) QA
System Software
1 16 (2.84%) Docker
2 13 (2.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 7 (1.24%) HDFS
4 4 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 24 (4.26%) Puppet
2 5 (0.89%) Hadoop YARN
3 4 (0.71%) Ansible
3 4 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.53%) BladeLogic
4 3 (0.53%) Control-M
5 1 (0.18%) Jitterbit
Vendors
1 99 (17.55%) Oracle
2 72 (12.77%) TIBCO
3 36 (6.38%) StreamBase
4 35 (6.21%) Sun
5 24 (4.26%) Sybase
6 17 (3.01%) webMethods
7 15 (2.66%) Google
8 7 (1.24%) Red Hat
9 6 (1.06%) IBM
10 4 (0.71%) Atlassian
10 4 (0.71%) Currenex
10 4 (0.71%) Hortonworks
11 3 (0.53%) Adobe
11 3 (0.53%) DataSynapse
11 3 (0.53%) WorldPay
12 2 (0.35%) InterSystems
12 2 (0.35%) Microsoft
12 2 (0.35%) Twitter
13 1 (0.18%) Informatica
13 1 (0.18%) Salesforce.com
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000- £70,000 + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Empiric.com
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus (15%) + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Talent Spa
Salary: £20k, rise after successful probation period
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £95k to £140k + equity + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
RMI International
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RMI International
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
360 Resourcing Solutions
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
RMI International
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
England
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40,000 to £45,000 + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75,000 to £90,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £95,000 to £140,000 + equity + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago