The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 551 602 444
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -158
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 370 257 527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.34% 0.26% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.89% 0.65% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 352 235 486
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +6.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.12% -
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
41581 39625 45318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.26% 39.81% 41.09%
Number of salaries quoted 35263 34528 40140
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +63 263 £57,500 -11.53% 36
North West -7 43 £42,500 +21.42% 5
South East -17 23 £42,500 -2.85% 2
South West -6 16 £47,500 - 3
East of England -1 14 £42,000 +20.00% 1
Yorkshire - 6 £41,500 - 1
East Midlands -17 4 £54,750 +15.26%
West Midlands -21 2 £36,500 -39.16%
J2SE
UK

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 776 (100.00%) Java
2 322 (41.49%) Software Engineering
3 282 (36.34%) J2EE
4 274 (35.31%) Finance
5 261 (33.63%) Degree
6 229 (29.51%) Spring
7 227 (29.25%) OO
8 208 (26.80%) SQL
8 208 (26.80%) Multithreading
9 188 (24.23%) Agile Software Development
10 173 (22.29%) Computer Science
11 159 (20.49%) Linux
12 155 (19.97%) Maven
13 148 (19.07%) XML
13 148 (19.07%) Oracle
14 147 (18.94%) Hibernate
15 142 (18.30%) JavaScript
16 140 (18.04%) Banking
17 137 (17.65%) TDD
18 136 (17.53%) Android
19 124 (15.98%) Low Latency
20 122 (15.72%) HTML
21 116 (14.95%) Scrum
22 114 (14.69%) JUnit
23 113 (14.56%) CSS
24 110 (14.18%) Servlets
25 108 (13.92%) C++
26 103 (13.27%) UNIX
27 102 (13.14%) Tomcat
27 102 (13.14%) JSP

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 102 (13.14%) Tomcat
2 64 (8.25%) WebSphere
3 51 (6.57%) Apache
4 33 (4.25%) Adobe CQ
5 26 (3.35%) Confluence
6 16 (2.06%) Jetty
7 15 (1.93%) TIBCO EMS
8 10 (1.29%) MQSeries
8 10 (1.29%) WebLogic
8 10 (1.29%) Node.js
9 7 (0.90%) Mule
10 5 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (0.64%) CMS
11 4 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (0.52%) Alfresco
11 4 (0.52%) Apache Solr
11 4 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (0.39%) GlassFish
13 2 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.26%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 8 (1.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.26%) SaaS
3 1 (0.13%) Force.com
3 1 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 76 (9.79%) HTTP
2 27 (3.48%) TCP/IP
3 24 (3.09%) SMTP
4 22 (2.84%) Internet
5 12 (1.55%) GSM
5 12 (1.55%) VoIP
6 9 (1.16%) SSL
7 8 (1.03%) SSH
8 6 (0.77%) SAN
9 5 (0.64%) Multicast
10 4 (0.52%) HTTPS
10 4 (0.52%) SDH
10 4 (0.52%) Ethernet
10 4 (0.52%) MPLS
11 3 (0.39%) DSL
12 2 (0.26%) NAS
12 2 (0.26%) AMQP
13 1 (0.13%) STUN
13 1 (0.13%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (12.89%) Big Data
2 84 (10.82%) Relational Database
3 79 (10.18%) SQL Server
4 76 (9.79%) RDBMS
5 66 (8.51%) NoSQL
6 55 (7.09%) MySQL
7 50 (6.44%) Hadoop
8 43 (5.54%) MongoDB
9 38 (4.90%) Hazelcast
10 24 (3.09%) Jackrabbit
11 20 (2.58%) Apache Cassandra
12 19 (2.45%) PostgreSQL
13 18 (2.32%) DB2
14 16 (2.06%) Oracle Database
15 14 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
16 11 (1.42%) Oracle Database 10g
16 11 (1.42%) Apache Hive
17 10 (1.29%) Impala
17 10 (1.29%) OLTP
17 10 (1.29%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 155 (19.97%) Maven
2 114 (14.69%) JUnit
3 68 (8.76%) Subversion
4 61 (7.86%) Git (software)
4 61 (7.86%) Jenkins
5 39 (5.03%) Eclipse
6 35 (4.51%) Ant
7 30 (3.87%) JIRA
8 25 (3.22%) Cucumber
9 24 (3.09%) Log4j
10 15 (1.93%) Selenium
10 15 (1.93%) TeamCity
11 14 (1.80%) Hudson
11 14 (1.80%) JBehave
12 13 (1.68%) WebDriver
12 13 (1.68%) Jasmine
13 11 (1.42%) Robotium
13 11 (1.42%) VisualVM
14 9 (1.16%) Karma Test Runner
15 8 (1.03%) CruiseControl
General
1 274 (35.31%) Finance
2 140 (18.04%) Banking
3 62 (7.99%) Games
4 56 (7.22%) Investment Banking
5 52 (6.70%) Front Office
6 40 (5.15%) Telecoms
7 35 (4.51%) Publishing
8 21 (2.71%) Retail
9 17 (2.19%) Financial Institution
10 13 (1.68%) Marketing
11 9 (1.16%) Billing
12 5 (0.64%) Advertising
13 4 (0.52%) Back Office
14 2 (0.26%) Electronics
14 2 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.26%) Automotive
14 2 (0.26%) Manufacturing
15 1 (0.13%) Italian Language
15 1 (0.13%) Law
15 1 (0.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 684 (88.14%) Developer
2 621 (80.03%) Java Developer
3 107 (13.79%) Senior Developer
4 102 (13.14%) Senior Java Developer
5 61 (7.86%) Software Engineer
6 43 (5.54%) Java Software Engineer
7 39 (5.03%) Junior
8 38 (4.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 38 (4.90%) Android Developer
9 33 (4.25%) Junior Developer
10 32 (4.12%) Software Developer
11 26 (3.35%) Team Leader
11 26 (3.35%) Java Team Leader
12 25 (3.22%) Java Programmer
12 25 (3.22%) Programmer
13 23 (2.96%) Consultant
13 23 (2.96%) Junior Java Developer
13 23 (2.96%) Java Software Developer
14 18 (2.32%) Graduate Developer
14 18 (2.32%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 282 (36.34%) J2EE
2 229 (29.51%) Spring
3 148 (19.07%) XML
4 147 (18.94%) Hibernate
5 122 (15.72%) HTML
6 113 (14.56%) CSS
7 110 (14.18%) Servlets
8 102 (13.14%) JSP
9 99 (12.76%) Web Services
10 88 (11.34%) JMS
11 71 (9.15%) DOM
12 57 (7.35%) SAX
13 56 (7.22%) XSLT
14 52 (6.70%) Swing
15 50 (6.44%) JSF
16 47 (6.06%) Ajax
17 42 (5.41%) Java EE
18 39 (5.03%) JPA
18 39 (5.03%) XSL
18 39 (5.03%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 173 (22.29%) Computer Science
2 79 (10.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 52 (6.70%) Enterprise Software
4 45 (5.80%) Client/Server
5 40 (5.15%) Mathematics
6 38 (4.90%) Equities
7 33 (4.25%) Mobile App
8 26 (3.35%) Open Source
9 24 (3.09%) Derivative
9 24 (3.09%) Fixed Income
10 20 (2.58%) Spread Betting
11 16 (2.06%) Visualisation
12 14 (1.80%) Hedge funds
12 14 (1.80%) Physics
13 12 (1.55%) Equity Derivative
13 12 (1.55%) Handset
14 9 (1.16%) Social Network
15 7 (0.90%) N-Tier
15 7 (0.90%) Artificial Intelligence
16 6 (0.77%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 159 (20.49%) Linux
2 136 (17.53%) Android
3 103 (13.27%) UNIX
4 89 (11.47%) Windows
5 47 (6.06%) Apple iOS
6 24 (3.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (0.90%) Oracle Linux
8 6 (0.77%) Solaris
9 5 (0.64%) Windows CE
9 5 (0.64%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.39%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 322 (41.49%) Software Engineering
2 227 (29.25%) OO
3 208 (26.80%) Multithreading
4 188 (24.23%) Agile Software Development
5 137 (17.65%) TDD
6 124 (15.98%) Low Latency
7 116 (14.95%) Scrum
8 97 (12.50%) OOP
9 78 (10.05%) Android Development
10 61 (7.86%) OOD
11 53 (6.83%) Algorithmic Trading
12 52 (6.70%) Unit Testing
13 49 (6.31%) UML
14 44 (5.67%) Continuous Integration
15 41 (5.28%) Web Development
16 38 (4.90%) Use Case
17 34 (4.38%) Business Intelligence
17 34 (4.38%) iOS Development
18 31 (3.99%) BDD
19 29 (3.74%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 776 (100.00%) Java
2 208 (26.80%) SQL
3 142 (18.30%) JavaScript
4 108 (13.92%) C++
5 45 (5.80%) Python
6 44 (5.67%) PL/SQL
6 44 (5.67%) Perl
7 42 (5.41%) Scala
8 39 (5.03%) XPath
8 39 (5.03%) C
9 36 (4.64%) C#
10 29 (3.74%) Shell Script
11 26 (3.35%) PHP
12 24 (3.09%) ECMAScript
13 19 (2.45%) Objective-C
14 18 (2.32%) Lua
15 16 (2.06%) Ruby
16 12 (1.55%) ActionScript
17 8 (1.03%) Tcl
18 7 (0.90%) R
Qualifications
1 261 (33.63%) Degree
2 22 (2.84%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (3.74%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.26%) HDFS
2 1 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.13%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (0.77%) Puppet
3 1 (0.13%) Ambari
3 1 (0.13%) YUM
Vendors
1 148 (19.07%) Oracle
2 61 (7.86%) TIBCO
3 33 (4.25%) Google
4 32 (4.12%) JBoss
4 32 (4.12%) Adobe
5 26 (3.35%) Red Hat
6 23 (2.96%) Sybase
7 13 (1.68%) Microsoft
8 12 (1.55%) IBM
9 10 (1.29%) Informatica
9 10 (1.29%) Tableau
10 8 (1.03%) 29West
10 8 (1.03%) Sun
11 6 (0.77%) Facebook
11 6 (0.77%) Birst
11 6 (0.77%) Terracotta
12 5 (0.64%) Northgate
12 5 (0.64%) Alteryx
12 5 (0.64%) Apple
12 5 (0.64%) Sony
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Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + bonus+ benefits+training
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City, London
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus+ benefits+training
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + bonus+training+bonus
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Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
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City, London
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Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + share option scheme
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Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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City, London
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Salary: £46000 - £75000 per annum + bonus+ benefits+training
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Salford, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + share options
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: £35000 - £60000 Per Annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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London
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Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
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Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
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