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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 515 619 449
Rank change year-on-year
+104 -170
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 419 228 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.38% 0.22% 0.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.98% 0.56% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 392 209 475
Average salary £52,500 £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £90,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+23.61% -10.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
42670 40535 46109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.06% 39.83% 41.45%
Number of salaries quoted 36579 35426 41012
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
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 29 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 29 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 +96 303 £57,500 -11.53% 31
South East +19 36 £47,500 +26.66% 5
North West 0 34 £42,500 +21.42% 2
South West - 19 £45,000 -
East of England +7 14 £44,000 -4.86% 2
Yorkshire -41 10 £50,000 +53.84%
East Midlands +1 3 £42,500 +25.00%
West Midlands -14 3 £48,000 -20.00%
J2SE
UK

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 765 (100.00%) Java
2 300 (39.22%) Software Engineering
3 280 (36.60%) Finance
4 274 (35.82%) J2EE
5 245 (32.03%) Degree
6 229 (29.93%) SQL
7 218 (28.50%) Spring
8 207 (27.06%) OO
9 205 (26.80%) Multithreading
10 183 (23.92%) Agile Software Development
11 174 (22.75%) Linux
12 151 (19.74%) Hibernate
13 150 (19.61%) Computer Science
14 149 (19.48%) Oracle
15 141 (18.43%) XML
16 138 (18.04%) Banking
17 137 (17.91%) Maven
18 136 (17.78%) JavaScript
19 131 (17.12%) Low Latency
20 126 (16.47%) UNIX
21 121 (15.82%) TDD
22 116 (15.16%) Android
23 113 (14.77%) HTML
24 111 (14.51%) Scrum
25 104 (13.59%) JUnit
25 104 (13.59%) CSS
26 101 (13.20%) C++
26 101 (13.20%) Tomcat
27 100 (13.07%) Web Services
28 97 (12.68%) JSP

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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
1 101 (13.20%) Tomcat
2 55 (7.19%) WebSphere
3 44 (5.75%) Apache
4 27 (3.53%) Confluence
4 27 (3.53%) Adobe CQ
5 18 (2.35%) Jetty
6 14 (1.83%) TIBCO EMS
7 13 (1.70%) WebLogic
8 10 (1.31%) Node.js
9 7 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
9 7 (0.92%) MQSeries
10 6 (0.78%) CMS
10 6 (0.78%) Mule
11 4 (0.52%) Alfresco
11 4 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (0.39%) Apache Pig
12 3 (0.39%) GlassFish
13 2 (0.26%) FileNet
13 2 (0.26%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 12 (1.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.39%) SaaS
3 1 (0.13%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 69 (9.02%) HTTP
2 34 (4.44%) TCP/IP
3 21 (2.75%) Internet
4 18 (2.35%) SMTP
5 13 (1.70%) SSL
6 12 (1.57%) GSM
6 12 (1.57%) VoIP
7 8 (1.05%) SSH
8 7 (0.92%) SAN
9 6 (0.78%) HTTPS
10 5 (0.65%) STUN
10 5 (0.65%) X.509
11 4 (0.52%) MPLS
11 4 (0.52%) SDH
11 4 (0.52%) Ethernet
12 3 (0.39%) DSL
12 3 (0.39%) NAS
12 3 (0.39%) Multicast
13 2 (0.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (12.42%) Big Data
2 89 (11.63%) Relational Database
3 81 (10.59%) RDBMS
4 74 (9.67%) SQL Server
5 62 (8.10%) NoSQL
6 52 (6.80%) Hadoop
7 50 (6.54%) MySQL
8 41 (5.36%) MongoDB
9 28 (3.66%) Hazelcast
10 22 (2.88%) DB2
11 19 (2.48%) Oracle Database
12 18 (2.35%) Apache Cassandra
12 18 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
12 18 (2.35%) Jackrabbit
13 16 (2.09%) PostgreSQL
14 13 (1.70%) Oracle Database 10g
15 12 (1.57%) Apache Hive
16 11 (1.44%) Impala
16 11 (1.44%) OLTP
17 10 (1.31%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 137 (17.91%) Maven
2 104 (13.59%) JUnit
3 77 (10.07%) Subversion
4 63 (8.24%) Jenkins
5 61 (7.97%) Git (software)
6 40 (5.23%) Eclipse
7 36 (4.71%) Ant
8 29 (3.79%) JIRA
9 23 (3.01%) Cucumber
10 22 (2.88%) Hudson
11 18 (2.35%) Log4j
12 15 (1.96%) TeamCity
13 13 (1.70%) Selenium
13 13 (1.70%) JBehave
14 12 (1.57%) VisualVM
15 11 (1.44%) Robotium
15 11 (1.44%) Jasmine
15 11 (1.44%) WebDriver
15 11 (1.44%) CruiseControl
16 8 (1.05%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 280 (36.60%) Finance
2 138 (18.04%) Banking
3 61 (7.97%) Games
4 58 (7.58%) Front Office
5 55 (7.19%) Investment Banking
6 41 (5.36%) Telecoms
7 29 (3.79%) Publishing
8 17 (2.22%) Marketing
9 16 (2.09%) Retail
10 14 (1.83%) Financial Institution
11 9 (1.18%) Billing
12 7 (0.92%) Back Office
13 5 (0.65%) Advertising
14 3 (0.39%) Law
15 2 (0.26%) Legal
15 2 (0.26%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.26%) Electronics
16 1 (0.13%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 666 (87.06%) Developer
2 602 (78.69%) Java Developer
3 100 (13.07%) Senior Developer
4 96 (12.55%) Senior Java Developer
5 66 (8.63%) Software Engineer
6 44 (5.75%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 42 (5.49%) Java Software Engineer
8 37 (4.84%) Android Developer
9 35 (4.58%) Junior
10 32 (4.18%) Software Developer
11 29 (3.79%) Junior Developer
12 27 (3.53%) Java Programmer
12 27 (3.53%) Programmer
13 25 (3.27%) Team Leader
13 25 (3.27%) Java Team Leader
14 22 (2.88%) Java Software Developer
15 19 (2.48%) Junior Java Developer
15 19 (2.48%) Consultant
16 16 (2.09%) Technical Leader
17 15 (1.96%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 274 (35.82%) J2EE
2 218 (28.50%) Spring
3 151 (19.74%) Hibernate
4 141 (18.43%) XML
5 113 (14.77%) HTML
6 104 (13.59%) CSS
7 100 (13.07%) Web Services
8 97 (12.68%) JSP
9 88 (11.50%) Servlets
10 83 (10.85%) JMS
11 60 (7.84%) Swing
12 55 (7.19%) DOM
13 50 (6.54%) XSLT
14 43 (5.62%) JSF
15 42 (5.49%) SAX
16 38 (4.97%) Java EE
16 38 (4.97%) JPA
17 36 (4.71%) Ajax
18 35 (4.58%) jQuery
18 35 (4.58%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 150 (19.61%) Computer Science
2 76 (9.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 56 (7.32%) Enterprise Software
4 43 (5.62%) Mathematics
5 40 (5.23%) Client/Server
6 37 (4.84%) Mobile App
7 35 (4.58%) Equities
8 28 (3.66%) Fixed Income
9 24 (3.14%) Derivative
10 23 (3.01%) Open Source
11 21 (2.75%) Spread Betting
12 16 (2.09%) Visualisation
13 14 (1.83%) Physics
13 14 (1.83%) Hedge funds
14 12 (1.57%) Handset
14 12 (1.57%) Equity Derivative
15 11 (1.44%) Artificial Intelligence
15 11 (1.44%) Social Network
16 9 (1.18%) Statistics
17 7 (0.92%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 174 (22.75%) Linux
2 126 (16.47%) UNIX
3 116 (15.16%) Android
4 88 (11.50%) Windows
5 40 (5.23%) Apple iOS
6 18 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (0.92%) Windows CE
7 7 (0.92%) Oracle Linux
8 6 (0.78%) Solaris
8 6 (0.78%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (0.39%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 300 (39.22%) Software Engineering
2 207 (27.06%) OO
3 205 (26.80%) Multithreading
4 183 (23.92%) Agile Software Development
5 131 (17.12%) Low Latency
6 121 (15.82%) TDD
7 111 (14.51%) Scrum
8 86 (11.24%) OOP
9 65 (8.50%) Android Development
10 60 (7.84%) OOD
11 53 (6.93%) Unit Testing
12 51 (6.67%) Algorithmic Trading
13 46 (6.01%) UML
14 41 (5.36%) Continuous Integration
15 40 (5.23%) Business Intelligence
16 37 (4.84%) Performance Tuning
17 33 (4.31%) Web Development
18 31 (4.05%) Use Case
19 30 (3.92%) SOA
20 27 (3.53%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 765 (100.00%) Java
2 229 (29.93%) SQL
3 136 (17.78%) JavaScript
4 101 (13.20%) C++
5 57 (7.45%) Perl
6 50 (6.54%) PL/SQL
7 45 (5.88%) Python
8 44 (5.75%) Scala
9 43 (5.62%) C#
10 42 (5.49%) C
11 35 (4.58%) Shell Script
12 30 (3.92%) XPath
13 27 (3.53%) PHP
14 19 (2.48%) Ruby
15 18 (2.35%) Objective-C
15 18 (2.35%) ECMAScript
16 16 (2.09%) Lua
17 11 (1.44%) ActionScript
18 8 (1.05%) Tcl
19 7 (0.92%) R
Qualifications
1 245 (32.03%) Degree
2 15 (1.96%) PhD
3 3 (0.39%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.13%) OCP
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (4.05%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.26%) HDFS
2 1 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.13%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 13 (1.70%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (0.65%) Puppet
3 1 (0.13%) Ambari
Vendors
1 149 (19.48%) Oracle
2 71 (9.28%) TIBCO
3 40 (5.23%) JBoss
4 35 (4.58%) Google
5 27 (3.53%) Sybase
5 27 (3.53%) Adobe
6 18 (2.35%) Red Hat
7 14 (1.83%) Microsoft
8 12 (1.57%) IBM
9 10 (1.31%) Informatica
9 10 (1.31%) Tableau
10 7 (0.92%) Facebook
11 6 (0.78%) Apple
11 6 (0.78%) Sony
11 6 (0.78%) Sun
12 5 (0.65%) 29West
12 5 (0.65%) Alteryx
12 5 (0.65%) Northgate
13 4 (0.52%) Cramer
13 4 (0.52%) Perforce
Salford, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £40000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + equity
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + 25 days holiday + share options
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £110k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago