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

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 625 728 594
Rank change year-on-year
+103 -134
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 272 209 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.20% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.76% 0.53% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 254 192 374
Median salary £75,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £86,750 £72,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £56,250 £47,125 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+19.36% -0.78%
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
35557 39088 45199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.70% 38.23% 40.39%
Number of salaries quoted 31155 33689 38866
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 £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 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 29 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 +120 215 £77,500 +29.16% 24
South East +17 20 £52,000 +6.66% 1
East of England +34 19 £80,000 +68.42% 1
North West +21 8 £45,000 +20.00% 4
West Midlands -7 6 £50,000 +4.16%
Yorkshire +8 1 £25,000 -44.44%
South West 0 1 £37,500 -11.76% 2
J2SE
UK

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 632 (99.53%) Java
2 361 (56.85%) Finance
3 264 (41.57%) Agile Software Development
4 255 (40.16%) Software Engineering
5 251 (39.53%) SQL
6 211 (33.23%) Spring
7 201 (31.65%) Degree
8 191 (30.08%) Multithreading
9 179 (28.19%) J2EE
10 173 (27.24%) OO
11 158 (24.88%) Low Latency
12 145 (22.83%) Maven
13 144 (22.68%) Linux
14 143 (22.52%) JUnit
14 143 (22.52%) Concurrent Programming
15 128 (20.16%) Front Office
16 124 (19.53%) JavaScript
17 123 (19.37%) Computer Science
18 121 (19.06%) Banking
19 111 (17.48%) XML
20 109 (17.17%) JDBC
21 107 (16.85%) Oracle
22 99 (15.59%) Unix
22 99 (15.59%) JMS
23 96 (15.12%) Hibernate
24 95 (14.96%) TDD
24 95 (14.96%) HTML
25 93 (14.65%) Mathematics
26 84 (13.23%) OOD
27 78 (12.28%) Continuous Integration

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 68 (10.71%) Apache
2 55 (8.66%) WebLogic
3 53 (8.35%) Tomcat
4 48 (7.56%) JBoss
5 34 (5.35%) WebSphere
6 28 (4.41%) Node.js
7 18 (2.83%) Apache Spark
8 12 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
8 12 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
9 10 (1.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 10 (1.57%) Apache Pig
10 9 (1.42%) CMS
11 7 (1.10%) Alfresco
11 7 (1.10%) Liferay
11 7 (1.10%) Magnolia
12 6 (0.94%) GlassFish
13 5 (0.79%) Apache Solr
14 4 (0.63%) GemFire
14 4 (0.63%) IIS
15 1 (0.16%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 5 (0.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (2.05%) Oracle 11i
2 5 (0.79%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.94%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.10%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (0.94%) Force.com
5 5 (0.79%) Heroku
6 4 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.63%) SaaS
7 2 (0.31%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 45 (7.09%) Multicast
2 21 (3.31%) Internet
3 6 (0.94%) ATM
3 6 (0.94%) HTTP
4 3 (0.47%) SSH
4 3 (0.47%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.16%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (7.09%) MongoDB
1 45 (7.09%) NoSQL
2 36 (5.67%) Hadoop
3 29 (4.57%) Big Data
4 26 (4.09%) Oracle Database
5 25 (3.94%) Relational Database
6 21 (3.31%) Oracle Database 10g
6 21 (3.31%) Oracle9i Database
7 19 (2.99%) DB2
7 19 (2.99%) SQL Server
8 17 (2.68%) MySQL
9 16 (2.52%) Apache Cassandra
10 14 (2.20%) Neo4j
11 13 (2.05%) Oracle8/8i Database
12 12 (1.89%) HBase
13 11 (1.73%) Apache Hive
13 11 (1.73%) Hazelcast
13 11 (1.73%) RDBMS
14 8 (1.26%) Couchbase
14 8 (1.26%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 145 (22.83%) Maven
2 143 (22.52%) JUnit
3 71 (11.18%) Gradle
4 61 (9.61%) Git (software)
5 60 (9.45%) Eclipse
6 56 (8.82%) JIRA
7 34 (5.35%) Selenium
8 31 (4.88%) IntelliJ
9 25 (3.94%) Subversion
10 18 (2.83%) Jenkins
11 17 (2.68%) Mockito
12 15 (2.36%) Ant
13 10 (1.57%) Cucumber
13 10 (1.57%) Sonatype Nexus
14 7 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 7 (1.10%) Talend Open Studio
15 6 (0.94%) NetBeans
16 5 (0.79%) Gerrit
17 4 (0.63%) TeamCity
17 4 (0.63%) WebDriver
General
1 361 (56.85%) Finance
2 128 (20.16%) Front Office
3 121 (19.06%) Banking
4 30 (4.72%) Games
4 30 (4.72%) Investment Banking
5 25 (3.94%) Pharmaceutical
6 21 (3.31%) Telecoms
7 15 (2.36%) Publishing
7 15 (2.36%) Retail
8 11 (1.73%) Back Office
9 4 (0.63%) Marketing
10 3 (0.47%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.16%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 557 (87.72%) Developer
2 519 (81.73%) Java Developer
3 119 (18.74%) Senior Developer
4 111 (17.48%) Senior Java Developer
5 66 (10.39%) Architect
6 58 (9.13%) Front Office Developer
7 49 (7.72%) Core Java Developer
8 42 (6.61%) Graduate
8 42 (6.61%) Graduate Developer
8 42 (6.61%) Graduate Java Developer
8 42 (6.61%) Java Software Developer
9 37 (5.83%) Technical Architect
10 32 (5.04%) Agile Developer
10 32 (5.04%) Agile Java Developer
11 28 (4.41%) Software Developer
12 25 (3.94%) Junior
12 25 (3.94%) Junior Developer
12 25 (3.94%) Junior Java Developer
12 25 (3.94%) Software Architect
13 23 (3.62%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (33.23%) Spring
2 179 (28.19%) J2EE
3 111 (17.48%) XML
4 109 (17.17%) JDBC
5 99 (15.59%) JMS
6 96 (15.12%) Hibernate
7 95 (14.96%) HTML
8 76 (11.97%) JSP
9 72 (11.34%) Web Services
10 61 (9.61%) CSS
10 61 (9.61%) EJB
10 61 (9.61%) SOAP
11 57 (8.98%) JSON
12 53 (8.35%) REST
13 46 (7.24%) Java SE
14 37 (5.83%) Struts
15 36 (5.67%) Akka
15 36 (5.67%) Esper
15 36 (5.67%) HTML5
16 35 (5.51%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 123 (19.37%) Computer Science
2 93 (14.65%) Mathematics
3 73 (11.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 60 (9.45%) Hedge funds
5 48 (7.56%) Algorithms
6 38 (5.98%) Fintech
7 33 (5.20%) Analytical Skills
8 30 (4.72%) Enterprise Software
9 29 (4.57%) Clustering
10 28 (4.41%) Equities
11 27 (4.25%) Data Structures
12 21 (3.31%) N-Tier
13 20 (3.15%) Applied Mathematics
14 13 (2.05%) Spread Betting
15 12 (1.89%) iPad
16 10 (1.57%) Management Information System
16 10 (1.57%) Online Games
16 10 (1.57%) User Experience
17 7 (1.10%) Physics
17 7 (1.10%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 144 (22.68%) Linux
2 99 (15.59%) Unix
3 30 (4.72%) Android
4 29 (4.57%) Windows
5 26 (4.09%) Oracle Linux
6 24 (3.78%) Apple iOS
7 19 (2.99%) Solaris
8 11 (1.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.16%) Nucleus RTOS
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.16%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 264 (41.57%) Agile Software Development
2 255 (40.16%) Software Engineering
3 191 (30.08%) Multithreading
4 173 (27.24%) OO
5 158 (24.88%) Low Latency
6 143 (22.52%) Concurrent Programming
7 95 (14.96%) TDD
8 84 (13.23%) OOD
9 78 (12.28%) Continuous Integration
10 66 (10.39%) UML
11 65 (10.24%) OOP
12 61 (9.61%) Open Source
13 58 (9.13%) Scrum
13 58 (9.13%) Unit Testing
14 42 (6.61%) Mentoring
14 42 (6.61%) Performance Tuning
15 38 (5.98%) SDLC
16 32 (5.04%) MVC
17 28 (4.41%) Algorithmic Trading
18 27 (4.25%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 632 (99.53%) Java
2 251 (39.53%) SQL
3 124 (19.53%) JavaScript
4 67 (10.55%) C++
4 67 (10.55%) Scala
5 34 (5.35%) C#
6 28 (4.41%) Python
7 20 (3.15%) XPath
8 16 (2.52%) Objective-C
9 12 (1.89%) C
10 11 (1.73%) Shell Script
11 9 (1.42%) Bash Shell
11 9 (1.42%) Ruby
12 7 (1.10%) Apex Code
12 7 (1.10%) Groovy
12 7 (1.10%) Perl
12 7 (1.10%) PL/SQL
13 6 (0.94%) Korn
14 5 (0.79%) PHP
15 4 (0.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 201 (31.65%) Degree
2 30 (4.72%) PhD
3 15 (2.36%) Sun Certification
4 13 (2.05%) Brainbench
5 9 (1.42%) SC Cleared
5 9 (1.42%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.10%) Data Quality
2 5 (0.79%) QA
3 1 (0.16%) MiFID
System Software
1 21 (3.31%) Docker
2 9 (1.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 8 (1.26%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 33 (5.20%) Puppet
2 7 (1.10%) Ansible
2 7 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.79%) Hadoop YARN
4 3 (0.47%) BladeLogic
4 3 (0.47%) Control-M
5 1 (0.16%) Jitterbit
Vendors
1 107 (16.85%) Oracle
2 62 (9.76%) TIBCO
3 42 (6.61%) StreamBase
4 33 (5.20%) Sun
5 26 (4.09%) Sybase
6 23 (3.62%) webMethods
7 16 (2.52%) Google
8 11 (1.73%) Red Hat
9 7 (1.10%) IBM
9 7 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (1.10%) Talend
10 6 (0.94%) Hortonworks
11 4 (0.63%) Currenex
11 4 (0.63%) DataSynapse
11 4 (0.63%) InterSystems
12 3 (0.47%) Adobe
12 3 (0.47%) Atlassian
12 3 (0.47%) Microsoft
12 3 (0.47%) WorldPay
13 2 (0.31%) Twitter
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
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Salary: From £50,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: Market related
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Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
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360 Resourcing Solutions
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £95k to £140k + equity + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus
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Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheshire
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
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IBM Client Innovation Centre (Preston)
Salary: From £25,700 to £52,600 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Preston)
Salary: From £25,700 to £52,600 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £25,000 to £35,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40,000 to £45,000 + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
London
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Salary: £70k - 75k per year + Bonuses + Benefits
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London
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