The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 495 629 447
Rank change year-on-year
+134 -182
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 431 229 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.40% 0.22% 0.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.01% 0.56% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 399 211 465
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
42850 40976 46107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.29% 40.13% 41.65%
Number of salaries quoted 36840 35920 41150
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
J2SE
UK

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 2014. 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 +95 304 £57,500 -11.53% 31
South East +9 42 £52,500 +40.00% 4
North West +4 29 £42,500 +21.42% 2
South West - 21 £45,000 -
East of England +7 13 £44,000 -20.00% 2
Yorkshire -38 12 £40,000 +23.07% 1
East Midlands -10 9 £41,250 +21.32%
West Midlands -17 4 £48,000 +4.34%
J2SE
UK

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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.

1 762 (100.00%) Java
2 294 (38.58%) Software Engineering
3 289 (37.93%) Finance
4 275 (36.09%) J2EE
5 243 (31.89%) SQL
6 232 (30.45%) Degree
7 224 (29.40%) Spring
8 205 (26.90%) Multithreading
9 202 (26.51%) OO
10 181 (23.75%) Linux
11 179 (23.49%) Agile Software Development
12 154 (20.21%) Hibernate
13 152 (19.95%) Oracle
14 144 (18.90%) Computer Science
15 141 (18.50%) JavaScript
16 134 (17.59%) XML
17 132 (17.32%) UNIX
18 130 (17.06%) Low Latency
19 128 (16.80%) Maven
20 127 (16.67%) Banking
21 122 (16.01%) TDD
22 115 (15.09%) HTML
23 110 (14.44%) Tomcat
24 107 (14.04%) CSS
24 107 (14.04%) Android
25 105 (13.78%) Web Services
25 105 (13.78%) Scrum
26 99 (12.99%) JSP
27 96 (12.60%) Big Data
28 95 (12.47%) JUnit

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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
1 110 (14.44%) Tomcat
2 53 (6.96%) WebSphere
3 41 (5.38%) Apache
4 25 (3.28%) Adobe CQ
5 23 (3.02%) Confluence
6 15 (1.97%) Jetty
7 13 (1.71%) WebLogic
8 12 (1.57%) TIBCO EMS
9 10 (1.31%) Node.js
10 9 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
11 7 (0.92%) MQSeries
11 7 (0.92%) CMS
12 6 (0.79%) Mule
13 4 (0.52%) Alfresco
13 4 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
13 4 (0.52%) FileNet
13 4 (0.52%) Apache Pig
13 4 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
14 3 (0.39%) GlassFish
15 2 (0.26%) Drupal
Applications
1 17 (2.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.52%) SaaS
3 1 (0.13%) Force.com
3 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 66 (8.66%) HTTP
2 33 (4.33%) TCP/IP
3 20 (2.62%) Internet
4 16 (2.10%) SMTP
5 15 (1.97%) SSL
6 10 (1.31%) GSM
6 10 (1.31%) VoIP
7 8 (1.05%) SSH
7 8 (1.05%) SAN
8 7 (0.92%) STUN
8 7 (0.92%) X.509
9 6 (0.79%) HTTPS
10 4 (0.52%) SDH
10 4 (0.52%) Ethernet
10 4 (0.52%) MPLS
10 4 (0.52%) NAS
11 3 (0.39%) DSL
11 3 (0.39%) Intranet
12 2 (0.26%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (12.60%) Big Data
2 89 (11.68%) Relational Database
3 81 (10.63%) SQL Server
4 79 (10.37%) RDBMS
5 66 (8.66%) NoSQL
6 54 (7.09%) Hadoop
7 49 (6.43%) MySQL
8 41 (5.38%) MongoDB
9 25 (3.28%) Hazelcast
10 21 (2.76%) DB2
11 19 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
12 18 (2.36%) Oracle Database
12 18 (2.36%) Jackrabbit
13 17 (2.23%) Apache Cassandra
14 14 (1.84%) PostgreSQL
15 13 (1.71%) Oracle Database 10g
15 13 (1.71%) Apache Hive
16 12 (1.57%) Impala
16 12 (1.57%) OLTP
17 10 (1.31%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 128 (16.80%) Maven
2 95 (12.47%) JUnit
3 78 (10.24%) Subversion
4 58 (7.61%) Git (software)
4 58 (7.61%) Jenkins
5 44 (5.77%) Eclipse
6 38 (4.99%) Ant
7 25 (3.28%) Hudson
8 24 (3.15%) JIRA
9 20 (2.62%) Cucumber
10 16 (2.10%) Log4j
11 15 (1.97%) TeamCity
12 12 (1.57%) CruiseControl
12 12 (1.57%) JBehave
13 11 (1.44%) VisualVM
13 11 (1.44%) Selenium
14 10 (1.31%) Jasmine
14 10 (1.31%) WebDriver
15 9 (1.18%) Robotium
16 8 (1.05%) IntelliJ
General
1 289 (37.93%) Finance
2 127 (16.67%) Banking
3 59 (7.74%) Games
4 56 (7.35%) Front Office
5 48 (6.30%) Investment Banking
6 39 (5.12%) Telecoms
7 28 (3.67%) Publishing
8 18 (2.36%) Marketing
9 14 (1.84%) Retail
10 12 (1.57%) Financial Institution
11 9 (1.18%) Billing
12 7 (0.92%) Back Office
13 5 (0.66%) Advertising
14 4 (0.52%) Legal
15 3 (0.39%) Law
16 1 (0.13%) Manufacturing
16 1 (0.13%) Electronics
16 1 (0.13%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 653 (85.70%) Developer
2 591 (77.56%) Java Developer
3 96 (12.60%) Senior Developer
4 93 (12.20%) Senior Java Developer
5 69 (9.06%) Software Engineer
6 43 (5.64%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 41 (5.38%) Java Software Engineer
8 35 (4.59%) Junior
9 34 (4.46%) Android Developer
10 29 (3.81%) Software Developer
10 29 (3.81%) Programmer
10 29 (3.81%) Java Programmer
10 29 (3.81%) Junior Developer
11 25 (3.28%) Java Team Leader
11 25 (3.28%) Team Leader
12 19 (2.49%) Consultant
12 19 (2.49%) Junior Java Developer
12 19 (2.49%) Java Software Developer
13 16 (2.10%) Architect
14 15 (1.97%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 275 (36.09%) J2EE
2 224 (29.40%) Spring
3 154 (20.21%) Hibernate
4 134 (17.59%) XML
5 115 (15.09%) HTML
6 107 (14.04%) CSS
7 105 (13.78%) Web Services
8 99 (12.99%) JSP
9 87 (11.42%) JMS
10 84 (11.02%) Servlets
11 64 (8.40%) Swing
12 48 (6.30%) DOM
13 46 (6.04%) XSLT
14 44 (5.77%) JSF
15 41 (5.38%) jQuery
16 39 (5.12%) JPA
17 38 (4.99%) Ajax
18 37 (4.86%) REST
19 36 (4.72%) SAX
19 36 (4.72%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 144 (18.90%) Computer Science
2 71 (9.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 58 (7.61%) Enterprise Software
4 41 (5.38%) Mathematics
5 39 (5.12%) Mobile App
6 37 (4.86%) Client/Server
7 33 (4.33%) Equities
8 27 (3.54%) Derivative
9 26 (3.41%) Fixed Income
10 23 (3.02%) Open Source
11 22 (2.89%) Spread Betting
12 15 (1.97%) Equity Derivative
12 15 (1.97%) Visualisation
13 14 (1.84%) Physics
13 14 (1.84%) Artificial Intelligence
14 11 (1.44%) Social Network
14 11 (1.44%) Social Media
14 11 (1.44%) Hedge funds
15 10 (1.31%) Handset
16 9 (1.18%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 181 (23.75%) Linux
2 132 (17.32%) UNIX
3 107 (14.04%) Android
4 87 (11.42%) Windows
5 39 (5.12%) Apple iOS
6 16 (2.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (1.18%) Windows CE
8 7 (0.92%) Ubuntu
8 7 (0.92%) Oracle Linux
9 6 (0.79%) Solaris
10 3 (0.39%) Debian
10 3 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.26%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 294 (38.58%) Software Engineering
2 205 (26.90%) Multithreading
3 202 (26.51%) OO
4 179 (23.49%) Agile Software Development
5 130 (17.06%) Low Latency
6 122 (16.01%) TDD
7 105 (13.78%) Scrum
8 86 (11.29%) OOP
9 61 (8.01%) OOD
10 59 (7.74%) Unit Testing
10 59 (7.74%) Android Development
11 48 (6.30%) UML
12 47 (6.17%) Algorithmic Trading
13 42 (5.51%) Performance Tuning
14 40 (5.25%) Continuous Integration
15 39 (5.12%) Business Intelligence
16 31 (4.07%) Web Development
17 29 (3.81%) Use Case
18 27 (3.54%) SOA
18 27 (3.54%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 762 (100.00%) Java
2 243 (31.89%) SQL
3 141 (18.50%) JavaScript
4 92 (12.07%) C++
5 61 (8.01%) Perl
6 55 (7.22%) PL/SQL
7 46 (6.04%) Scala
8 45 (5.91%) Python
9 44 (5.77%) C#
10 40 (5.25%) C
11 38 (4.99%) Shell Script
12 31 (4.07%) PHP
13 25 (3.28%) XPath
14 21 (2.76%) Ruby
15 18 (2.36%) Objective-C
16 16 (2.10%) ECMAScript
17 15 (1.97%) Lua
18 11 (1.44%) ActionScript
19 10 (1.31%) Bash Shell
20 8 (1.05%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 232 (30.45%) Degree
2 13 (1.71%) PhD
3 4 (0.52%) Sun Certification
4 3 (0.39%) OCP
4 3 (0.39%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (4.59%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.26%) HDFS
2 1 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.13%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 12 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.39%) Puppet
3 1 (0.13%) Ambari
Vendors
1 152 (19.95%) Oracle
2 76 (9.97%) TIBCO
3 47 (6.17%) JBoss
4 33 (4.33%) Google
5 28 (3.67%) Sybase
6 26 (3.41%) Adobe
7 16 (2.10%) Red Hat
7 16 (2.10%) Microsoft
8 14 (1.84%) IBM
9 10 (1.31%) Informatica
9 10 (1.31%) Tableau
10 7 (0.92%) Facebook
11 6 (0.79%) Apple
11 6 (0.79%) Sony
12 5 (0.66%) Northgate
13 4 (0.52%) Atlassian
13 4 (0.52%) Alteryx
13 4 (0.52%) Kofax
13 4 (0.52%) Cramer
13 4 (0.52%) Sun
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £47000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 to £70000 per annum - Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
EMC Computer Systems (UK) Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
EMC Computer Systems (UK) Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £110k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £55,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + share options + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Energon Global
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago