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

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 598 708 639
Rank change year-on-year
+110 -69
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 325 240 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.34% 0.23% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.87% 0.60% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 298 222 310
Median salary £68,750 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.95% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £72,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £52,250 £47,500 £44,750
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.14%
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
37326 39860 45253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.60% 38.08% 40.59%
Number of salaries quoted 32559 34168 38449
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 May 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 May 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 +97 241 £77,500 +29.16% 33
South East +8 44 £52,000 +9.47% 1
East of England +19 19 £80,000 +68.42% 1
North West +34 11 £45,000 +20.00% 6
West Midlands - 7 £50,000 -
South West -17 2 £56,250 +25.00% 2
J2SE
UK

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 638 (99.53%) Java
2 342 (53.35%) Finance
3 266 (41.50%) Agile Software Development
4 255 (39.78%) Software Engineering
5 245 (38.22%) SQL
6 211 (32.92%) Spring
7 199 (31.05%) Degree
7 199 (31.05%) J2EE
8 185 (28.86%) Multithreading
9 165 (25.74%) OO
10 148 (23.09%) Computer Science
11 145 (22.62%) Low Latency
12 142 (22.15%) Linux
12 142 (22.15%) JavaScript
13 138 (21.53%) JUnit
13 138 (21.53%) Maven
14 121 (18.88%) XML
15 119 (18.56%) Concurrent Programming
16 116 (18.10%) Hibernate
17 115 (17.94%) Front Office
18 114 (17.78%) Banking
19 110 (17.16%) Oracle
20 107 (16.69%) HTML
21 101 (15.76%) Unix
22 99 (15.44%) TDD
23 94 (14.66%) JDBC
24 88 (13.73%) JSP
25 85 (13.26%) JMS
26 84 (13.10%) Mathematics
27 83 (12.95%) Web Services

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 78 (12.17%) Apache
2 59 (9.20%) Tomcat
3 58 (9.05%) JBoss
4 57 (8.89%) WebLogic
5 33 (5.15%) Node.js
6 31 (4.84%) WebSphere
7 22 (3.43%) Apache Spark
8 15 (2.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 13 (2.03%) Elasticsearch
9 13 (2.03%) WebSphere Application Server
10 12 (1.87%) CMS
11 11 (1.72%) Apache Pig
12 10 (1.56%) Alfresco
12 10 (1.56%) Liferay
12 10 (1.56%) Magnolia
13 6 (0.94%) Apache Solr
14 5 (0.78%) GlassFish
15 4 (0.62%) GemFire
15 4 (0.62%) IIS
16 2 (0.31%) Mule
Applications
1 6 (0.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (2.50%) Oracle 11i
2 6 (0.94%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 27 (4.21%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (2.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.09%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (0.94%) Force.com
4 6 (0.94%) Heroku
5 4 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.62%) SaaS
6 2 (0.31%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 31 (4.84%) Multicast
2 19 (2.96%) Internet
3 8 (1.25%) ATM
4 7 (1.09%) HTTP
5 3 (0.47%) SMTP
5 3 (0.47%) SSH
5 3 (0.47%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.16%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (7.64%) MongoDB
2 44 (6.86%) Hadoop
3 41 (6.40%) NoSQL
4 39 (6.08%) Big Data
5 31 (4.84%) Relational Database
6 27 (4.21%) Oracle Database
7 22 (3.43%) DB2
7 22 (3.43%) Oracle Database 10g
7 22 (3.43%) Oracle9i Database
7 22 (3.43%) SQL Server
8 17 (2.65%) Apache Cassandra
8 17 (2.65%) MySQL
9 16 (2.50%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 14 (2.18%) Neo4j
11 13 (2.03%) HBase
11 13 (2.03%) Jackrabbit
11 13 (2.03%) RDBMS
12 11 (1.72%) Apache Hive
13 10 (1.56%) Hazelcast
14 6 (0.94%) Redis
Development Applications
1 138 (21.53%) JUnit
1 138 (21.53%) Maven
2 73 (11.39%) Git (software)
3 69 (10.76%) Eclipse
4 55 (8.58%) Gradle
5 46 (7.18%) JIRA
6 38 (5.93%) IntelliJ
7 37 (5.77%) Selenium
8 33 (5.15%) Subversion
9 22 (3.43%) Jenkins
10 20 (3.12%) Mockito
11 15 (2.34%) Ant
12 13 (2.03%) Sonatype Nexus
13 10 (1.56%) Cucumber
14 7 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 7 (1.09%) Talend Open Studio
15 5 (0.78%) Gerrit
15 5 (0.78%) NetBeans
16 4 (0.62%) git-flow
16 4 (0.62%) TeamCity
General
1 342 (53.35%) Finance
2 115 (17.94%) Front Office
3 114 (17.78%) Banking
4 31 (4.84%) Investment Banking
5 29 (4.52%) Games
6 25 (3.90%) Telecoms
7 24 (3.74%) Pharmaceutical
8 19 (2.96%) Publishing
9 13 (2.03%) Back Office
9 13 (2.03%) Retail
10 4 (0.62%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.62%) Marketing
11 1 (0.16%) Legal
11 1 (0.16%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 557 (86.90%) Developer
2 518 (80.81%) Java Developer
3 107 (16.69%) Senior Developer
4 97 (15.13%) Senior Java Developer
5 69 (10.76%) Architect
6 50 (7.80%) Java Software Developer
7 43 (6.71%) Core Java Developer
8 42 (6.55%) Graduate
8 42 (6.55%) Graduate Developer
8 42 (6.55%) Graduate Java Developer
8 42 (6.55%) Technical Architect
9 40 (6.24%) Front Office Developer
9 40 (6.24%) Software Developer
10 35 (5.46%) Agile Developer
10 35 (5.46%) Agile Java Developer
11 27 (4.21%) Software Architect
12 25 (3.90%) Java Architect
12 25 (3.90%) Junior
12 25 (3.90%) Junior Developer
12 25 (3.90%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (32.92%) Spring
2 199 (31.05%) J2EE
3 121 (18.88%) XML
4 116 (18.10%) Hibernate
5 107 (16.69%) HTML
6 94 (14.66%) JDBC
7 88 (13.73%) JSP
8 85 (13.26%) JMS
9 83 (12.95%) Web Services
10 73 (11.39%) EJB
10 73 (11.39%) SOAP
11 69 (10.76%) CSS
12 68 (10.61%) JSON
13 58 (9.05%) REST
14 46 (7.18%) Struts
15 45 (7.02%) jQuery
16 44 (6.86%) HTML5
17 40 (6.24%) Java EE
18 39 (6.08%) Akka
18 39 (6.08%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 148 (23.09%) Computer Science
2 84 (13.10%) Mathematics
3 77 (12.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 56 (8.74%) Hedge funds
5 51 (7.96%) Algorithms
6 36 (5.62%) Enterprise Software
6 36 (5.62%) Fintech
7 33 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
8 32 (4.99%) Data Structures
9 31 (4.84%) Equities
10 28 (4.37%) Clustering
11 25 (3.90%) N-Tier
12 19 (2.96%) Applied Mathematics
13 13 (2.03%) Spread Betting
14 10 (1.56%) User Experience
15 9 (1.40%) iPad
15 9 (1.40%) Online Games
16 8 (1.25%) Management Information System
17 7 (1.09%) Fixed Income
17 7 (1.09%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 142 (22.15%) Linux
2 101 (15.76%) Unix
3 33 (5.15%) Windows
4 32 (4.99%) Apple iOS
5 31 (4.84%) Android
6 25 (3.90%) Oracle Linux
7 18 (2.81%) Solaris
8 11 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.31%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.16%) Nucleus RTOS
10 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.16%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (41.50%) Agile Software Development
2 255 (39.78%) Software Engineering
3 185 (28.86%) Multithreading
4 165 (25.74%) OO
5 145 (22.62%) Low Latency
6 119 (18.56%) Concurrent Programming
7 99 (15.44%) TDD
8 80 (12.48%) Continuous Integration
9 78 (12.17%) UML
10 68 (10.61%) Unit Testing
11 67 (10.45%) OOD
12 63 (9.83%) OOP
12 63 (9.83%) Open Source
13 60 (9.36%) Scrum
14 48 (7.49%) Mentoring
15 43 (6.71%) SDLC
16 40 (6.24%) MVC
17 35 (5.46%) E-Commerce
18 34 (5.30%) Algorithmic Trading
19 33 (5.15%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 638 (99.53%) Java
2 245 (38.22%) SQL
3 142 (22.15%) JavaScript
4 81 (12.64%) Scala
5 66 (10.30%) C++
6 36 (5.62%) C#
7 31 (4.84%) Python
8 27 (4.21%) XPath
9 21 (3.28%) Objective-C
10 11 (1.72%) C
10 11 (1.72%) Groovy
11 10 (1.56%) Shell Script
12 9 (1.40%) Bash Shell
12 9 (1.40%) Ruby
13 8 (1.25%) Perl
14 7 (1.09%) Apex Code
14 7 (1.09%) PL/SQL
15 5 (0.78%) Korn
15 5 (0.78%) PHP
16 4 (0.62%) VB
Qualifications
1 199 (31.05%) Degree
2 30 (4.68%) PhD
3 18 (2.81%) Sun Certification
4 16 (2.50%) Brainbench
5 13 (2.03%) SC Cleared
5 13 (2.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.09%) Data Quality
2 4 (0.62%) QA
3 1 (0.16%) MiFID
System Software
1 25 (3.90%) Docker
2 12 (1.87%) HDFS
3 9 (1.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 37 (5.77%) Puppet
2 7 (1.09%) Ansible
2 7 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.78%) Hadoop YARN
4 3 (0.47%) BladeLogic
4 3 (0.47%) Control-M
5 1 (0.16%) Jitterbit
Vendors
1 110 (17.16%) Oracle
2 51 (7.96%) TIBCO
3 35 (5.46%) Sun
4 34 (5.30%) StreamBase
5 29 (4.52%) Sybase
6 27 (4.21%) webMethods
7 21 (3.28%) Google
8 11 (1.72%) Red Hat
9 8 (1.25%) Hortonworks
10 7 (1.09%) IBM
10 7 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (1.09%) Talend
11 5 (0.78%) Adobe
11 5 (0.78%) Atlassian
11 5 (0.78%) WorldPay
12 4 (0.62%) Currenex
12 4 (0.62%) DataSynapse
12 4 (0.62%) InterSystems
13 3 (0.47%) Microsoft
14 2 (0.31%) Informatica
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus etc
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: 11 hours ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Leading Bonus, Pens etc
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Jenkins Jacob
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K - 65K+ & an outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
CIC Preston
Salary: From £25,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50,000 to £60,000 (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
GreySpark
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45,000 to £50,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75,000 to £90,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60,000 to £70,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheshire
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £90,000 to £110,000 + equity + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago