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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
UK / England
Rank 595 596 751
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +155
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 240 313 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.31% 0.33% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.77% 0.87% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 232 279 161
Median salary £65,000 £62,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £90,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +20.93%

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
31094 35855 36713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.52% 38.34% 37.41%
Number of salaries quoted 27051 31180 31823
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +1 194 £67,500 +3.84% 35
South West +28 15 £70,000 -
East of England +24 12 £60,000 +23.07% 1
South East +27 7 £55,000 +4.76% 3
North West -13 7 £37,500 - 2
West Midlands -1 4 £45,000 -10.00%
Yorkshire - 1 £52,500 -
J2SE
UK

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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.

1 447 (99.78%) Java
2 289 (64.51%) Finance
3 269 (60.04%) Agile Software Development
4 194 (43.30%) Multithreading
5 191 (42.63%) SQL
6 152 (33.93%) Software Engineering
7 146 (32.59%) Low Latency
8 133 (29.69%) J2EE
9 127 (28.35%) Linux
10 126 (28.13%) Spring
11 116 (25.89%) Banking
12 110 (24.55%) Concurrent Programming
13 103 (22.99%) Maven
13 103 (22.99%) Degree
14 96 (21.43%) JUnit
15 91 (20.31%) OO
16 81 (18.08%) TDD
17 80 (17.86%) OOD
17 80 (17.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 77 (17.19%) HTML
19 74 (16.52%) XML
20 73 (16.29%) Java SE
21 71 (15.85%) Front Office
21 71 (15.85%) Relational Database
22 69 (15.40%) Oracle
23 67 (14.96%) RDBMS
23 67 (14.96%) JIRA
23 67 (14.96%) Continuous Integration
24 66 (14.73%) JDBC
25 63 (14.06%) JavaScript

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 48 (10.71%) Tomcat
2 44 (9.82%) Apache
3 39 (8.71%) WebLogic
4 28 (6.25%) WebSphere
5 27 (6.03%) JBoss
6 18 (4.02%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 13 (2.90%) Jetty
8 11 (2.46%) CMS
9 9 (2.01%) GlassFish
9 9 (2.01%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.45%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.22%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 6 (1.34%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (3.35%) Adobe Analytics
3 5 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.89%) GitHub
5 3 (0.67%) Google App Engine
5 3 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.24%) Multicast
2 18 (4.02%) Internet
3 6 (1.34%) SMTP
4 5 (1.12%) HTTP
4 5 (1.12%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.22%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (15.85%) Relational Database
2 67 (14.96%) RDBMS
3 34 (7.59%) MongoDB
4 28 (6.25%) NoSQL
5 17 (3.79%) Apache Cassandra
5 17 (3.79%) MySQL
6 15 (3.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 15 (3.35%) Redis
7 12 (2.68%) Couchbase
7 12 (2.68%) Riak
7 12 (2.68%) SQL Server
8 11 (2.46%) Hazelcast
9 8 (1.79%) DB2
9 8 (1.79%) Neo4j
10 6 (1.34%) Hadoop
11 5 (1.12%) Big Data
11 5 (1.12%) Jackrabbit
11 5 (1.12%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.67%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 103 (22.99%) Maven
2 96 (21.43%) JUnit
3 67 (14.96%) JIRA
4 60 (13.39%) Gradle
5 44 (9.82%) Jenkins
6 33 (7.37%) Git (software)
7 22 (4.91%) Selenium
8 19 (4.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 19 (4.24%) Eclipse
9 18 (4.02%) TeamCity
10 15 (3.35%) Ant
10 15 (3.35%) GitLab
10 15 (3.35%) Jasmine
10 15 (3.35%) Karma Test Runner
10 15 (3.35%) PhantomJS
11 13 (2.90%) Hudson
12 12 (2.68%) Cucumber
13 11 (2.46%) Subversion
14 10 (2.23%) IntelliJ
14 10 (2.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 289 (64.51%) Finance
2 116 (25.89%) Banking
3 71 (15.85%) Front Office
4 26 (5.80%) Marketing
5 19 (4.24%) Investment Banking
6 15 (3.35%) Retail
7 12 (2.68%) Games
8 10 (2.23%) Advertising
9 8 (1.79%) Telecoms
10 7 (1.56%) Financial Institution
10 7 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (1.12%) Publishing
12 2 (0.45%) Back Office
13 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 381 (85.04%) Developer
2 356 (79.46%) Java Developer
3 94 (20.98%) Senior Developer
4 93 (20.76%) Senior Java Developer
5 64 (14.29%) Java Engineer
6 44 (9.82%) Front Office Developer
7 40 (8.93%) Low Latency Java Developer
8 37 (8.26%) Core Java Developer
9 36 (8.04%) Architect
10 32 (7.14%) Agile Developer
10 32 (7.14%) Agile Java Developer
11 20 (4.46%) Java Architect
12 19 (4.24%) J2EE Developer
12 19 (4.24%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 19 (4.24%) Software Engineer
13 15 (3.35%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 14 (3.13%) HTML Developer
14 14 (3.13%) Java Software Developer
15 12 (2.68%) Java Software Engineer
15 12 (2.68%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (29.69%) J2EE
2 126 (28.13%) Spring
3 77 (17.19%) HTML
4 74 (16.52%) XML
5 73 (16.29%) Java SE
6 66 (14.73%) JDBC
7 63 (14.06%) Hibernate
8 62 (13.84%) JSP
9 57 (12.72%) JMS
10 50 (11.16%) Swing
11 48 (10.71%) CSS
12 39 (8.71%) HTML5
13 36 (8.04%) Servlets
14 30 (6.70%) AngularJS
15 29 (6.47%) XSLT
16 28 (6.25%) REST
17 24 (5.36%) FIX Protocol
17 24 (5.36%) JSF
18 22 (4.91%) CSS3
18 22 (4.91%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 80 (17.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 60 (13.39%) Fintech
3 54 (12.05%) Computer Science
4 27 (6.03%) Mathematics
5 18 (4.02%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (3.79%) Bitcoin
7 16 (3.57%) Blockchain
7 16 (3.57%) Clustering
7 16 (3.57%) Cryptocurrency
7 16 (3.57%) Data Structures
8 13 (2.90%) Client/Server
9 11 (2.46%) Algorithms
9 11 (2.46%) Hedge funds
10 10 (2.23%) Mobile App
11 9 (2.01%) Equities
12 8 (1.79%) Online Games
13 7 (1.56%) Applied Mathematics
14 5 (1.12%) Equity Derivative
14 5 (1.12%) Physics
14 5 (1.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 127 (28.35%) Linux
2 61 (13.62%) Unix
3 16 (3.57%) Oracle Linux
3 16 (3.57%) Solaris
4 11 (2.46%) Android
5 9 (2.01%) Apple iOS
5 9 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (2.01%) Windows
6 3 (0.67%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.22%) CentOS
7 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 269 (60.04%) Agile Software Development
2 194 (43.30%) Multithreading
3 152 (33.93%) Software Engineering
4 146 (32.59%) Low Latency
5 110 (24.55%) Concurrent Programming
6 91 (20.31%) OO
7 81 (18.08%) TDD
8 80 (17.86%) OOD
9 67 (14.96%) Continuous Integration
10 62 (13.84%) Electronic Trading
11 47 (10.49%) Scrum
11 47 (10.49%) SDLC
12 44 (9.82%) OOP
13 38 (8.48%) Performance Tuning
14 31 (6.92%) Analytics
14 31 (6.92%) Open Source
15 29 (6.47%) Algorithmic Trading
16 24 (5.36%) UML
17 22 (4.91%) Mentoring
17 22 (4.91%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 447 (99.78%) Java
2 191 (42.63%) SQL
3 63 (14.06%) JavaScript
4 33 (7.37%) Python
5 30 (6.70%) Go
6 26 (5.80%) PL/SQL
7 20 (4.46%) Bash Shell
8 16 (3.57%) C#
8 16 (3.57%) C++
9 13 (2.90%) Scala
9 13 (2.90%) Shell Script
10 9 (2.01%) C
10 9 (2.01%) Korn
11 8 (1.79%) Groovy
12 7 (1.56%) ECMAScript
12 7 (1.56%) Perl
13 4 (0.89%) Ruby
14 3 (0.67%) MATLAB
14 3 (0.67%) Objective-C
14 3 (0.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 103 (22.99%) Degree
2 9 (2.01%) PhD
3 3 (0.67%) DV Cleared
3 3 (0.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (0.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.23%) QA
System Software
1 28 (6.25%) Docker
2 3 (0.67%) HDFS
3 2 (0.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 10 (2.23%) Puppet
2 3 (0.67%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 69 (15.40%) Oracle
2 57 (12.72%) TIBCO
3 39 (8.71%) Sybase
4 33 (7.37%) Adobe
5 17 (3.79%) Solace
6 16 (3.57%) Sun
7 12 (2.68%) Google
7 12 (2.68%) StreamBase
8 10 (2.23%) Red Hat
9 9 (2.01%) webMethods
10 8 (1.79%) Currenex
11 6 (1.34%) VMware
12 2 (0.45%) Microsoft
London
Harvey Nash IT Recruitment UK
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £105000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Kite Consulting Group Limited
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Leading Bonus, Pens etc
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Empiric.com
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sussex
Bentley Whitaker Search & Selection
Salary: bonus, Pension, Health etc
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + shares
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + options + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + be - 50% bonus, pens, 28 days hol
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £130000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary up to £40k + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £5,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £5,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago