The table below looks at the statistics for Java SE skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java SE over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 752 788 774
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -14
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 157 141 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.43% 0.38% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 147 117 133
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £45,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+1.64% +8.33%
Java SE
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
36170 37017 40722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.30% 37.29% 41.54%
Number of salaries quoted 31529 32068 34213
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

Java SE
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java SE across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java SE Jobs Demand Trend in England

Java SE
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java SE across the England region.

Java SE Salary Trend in England

Java SE
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java SE across the England region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Java SE Salary Histogram in England

Java SE
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java SE within the England region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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 +3 77 £60,000 +20.00% 8
North West +38 19 £50,000 +32.45% 1
Yorkshire - 17 £45,000 - 3
East Midlands +9 15 £45,000 +9.09%
South West +1 14 £55,000 +22.22% 1
South East +16 11 £50,000 -4.76% 4
East of England -26 3 £50,000 -9.09% 1
West Midlands - 1 £57,500 -
Java SE
UK

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing Java SE 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 Java SE.

1 317 (100.00%) Java
2 166 (52.37%) Java EE
3 156 (49.21%) Agile Software Development
4 146 (46.06%) Oracle
5 120 (37.85%) Spring
6 116 (36.59%) Finance
7 96 (30.28%) J2EE
8 93 (29.34%) Tomcat
9 92 (29.02%) SQL
10 90 (28.39%) Degree
11 89 (28.08%) Eclipse
12 88 (27.76%) JavaScript
13 87 (27.44%) JMS
14 81 (25.55%) HTML
15 75 (23.66%) Windows
16 74 (23.34%) Web Services
17 73 (23.03%) Unix
18 72 (22.71%) JPA
19 70 (22.08%) MySQL
20 63 (19.87%) TDD
20 63 (19.87%) HTML5
21 61 (19.24%) Multithreading
21 61 (19.24%) Hibernate
22 60 (18.93%) WebSphere
23 59 (18.61%) Software Engineering
24 58 (18.30%) XML
24 58 (18.30%) Apache
25 56 (17.67%) NoSQL
25 56 (17.67%) Relational Database
26 55 (17.35%) IBM

Java SE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region citing Java SE 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 Java SE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 93 (29.34%) Tomcat
2 60 (18.93%) WebSphere
3 58 (18.30%) Apache
4 44 (13.88%) JBoss
5 35 (11.04%) IIS
5 35 (11.04%) WebSphere Application Server
6 28 (8.83%) Node.js
7 22 (6.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 18 (5.68%) WebLogic
9 9 (2.84%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (2.52%) LiveCycle
11 6 (1.89%) Apache ServiceMix
11 6 (1.89%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.95%) GlassFish
13 1 (0.32%) Alfresco
13 1 (0.32%) Apache Spark
13 1 (0.32%) Mule
Business Applications
1 2 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 43 (13.56%) SaaS
2 17 (5.36%) iPaaS
3 10 (3.15%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.32%) Boomi
4 1 (0.32%) Force.com
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.15%) HTTP
2 7 (2.21%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (22.08%) MySQL
2 56 (17.67%) NoSQL
2 56 (17.67%) Relational Database
3 46 (14.51%) MongoDB
4 39 (12.30%) RDBMS
5 29 (9.15%) Oracle Database
6 24 (7.57%) SQL Server
7 18 (5.68%) OrientDB
8 15 (4.73%) Big Data
9 13 (4.10%) Data Mining
10 9 (2.84%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (1.58%) GIS
12 3 (0.95%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
14 1 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.32%) DB2
14 1 (0.32%) Neo4j
14 1 (0.32%) Pentaho
14 1 (0.32%) QlikView
14 1 (0.32%) Redis
Development Applications
1 89 (28.08%) Eclipse
2 51 (16.09%) NetBeans
2 51 (16.09%) Subversion
3 42 (13.25%) Maven
4 35 (11.04%) IntelliJ
5 32 (10.09%) JIRA
6 18 (5.68%) Ant
6 18 (5.68%) Git (software)
6 18 (5.68%) Jenkins
7 15 (4.73%) Hudson
7 15 (4.73%) MyEclipse
8 14 (4.42%) JUnit
9 10 (3.15%) TeamCity
10 7 (2.21%) Eclipse RCP
11 6 (1.89%) Selenium
11 6 (1.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 5 (1.58%) Mockito
13 4 (1.26%) Gradle
13 4 (1.26%) TestNG
14 2 (0.63%) Artifactory
General
1 116 (36.59%) Finance
2 24 (7.57%) Marketing
3 18 (5.68%) Banking
4 9 (2.84%) Investment Banking
5 8 (2.52%) Automotive
6 7 (2.21%) Publishing
7 5 (1.58%) Retail
8 2 (0.63%) Electronics
8 2 (0.63%) Front Office
8 2 (0.63%) Games
8 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.63%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.32%) Law
Job Titles
1 264 (83.28%) Developer
2 258 (81.39%) Java Developer
3 69 (21.77%) Senior Developer
3 69 (21.77%) Senior Java Developer
4 29 (9.15%) Lead Developer
4 29 (9.15%) Lead Java Developer
5 27 (8.52%) Architect
6 20 (6.31%) JavaScript Developer
6 20 (6.31%) Solutions Architect
7 19 (5.99%) Software Developer
8 18 (5.68%) Core Java Developer
8 18 (5.68%) HTML Developer
9 17 (5.36%) Integration Architect
9 17 (5.36%) J2EE Developer
9 17 (5.36%) Java Software Developer
9 17 (5.36%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 16 (5.05%) Java Engineer
11 15 (4.73%) Java Architect
12 14 (4.42%) Java Mobile Developer
13 10 (3.15%) Java Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (52.37%) Java EE
2 120 (37.85%) Spring
3 96 (30.28%) J2EE
4 87 (27.44%) JMS
5 81 (25.55%) HTML
6 74 (23.34%) Web Services
7 72 (22.71%) JPA
8 63 (19.87%) HTML5
9 61 (19.24%) Hibernate
10 58 (18.30%) XML
11 51 (16.09%) CSS
12 40 (12.62%) JSP
13 36 (11.36%) REST
14 34 (10.73%) jQuery
15 31 (9.78%) J2SE
16 29 (9.15%) .NET
16 29 (9.15%) J2ME
17 27 (8.52%) Ajax
17 27 (8.52%) Struts
18 26 (8.20%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 41 (12.93%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (10.09%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (5.68%) Computer Science
4 15 (4.73%) Web 2.0
5 13 (4.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 11 (3.47%) User Experience
7 10 (3.15%) Fintech
7 10 (3.15%) Mobile App
8 9 (2.84%) Derivative
8 9 (2.84%) Equity Derivative
9 5 (1.58%) Equities
9 5 (1.58%) Telematics
10 4 (1.26%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.26%) Cybercrime
11 2 (0.63%) Streaming Video
11 2 (0.63%) Video on Demand
12 1 (0.32%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 75 (23.66%) Windows
2 73 (23.03%) Unix
3 36 (11.36%) Linux
4 16 (5.05%) Android
4 16 (5.05%) Apple iOS
5 15 (4.73%) Mac OS
6 14 (4.42%) Windows Mobile
7 12 (3.79%) AIX
8 6 (1.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (49.21%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (19.87%) TDD
3 61 (19.24%) Multithreading
4 59 (18.61%) Software Engineering
5 54 (17.03%) Open Source
6 43 (13.56%) Mentoring
7 42 (13.25%) Scrum
8 40 (12.62%) Unit Testing
9 39 (12.30%) OO
10 37 (11.67%) Concurrent Programming
11 36 (11.36%) SOA
11 36 (11.36%) UML
12 35 (11.04%) Continuous Integration
13 29 (9.15%) SDLC
14 21 (6.62%) Low Latency
14 21 (6.62%) Presales
15 20 (6.31%) MVC
15 20 (6.31%) Time Management
16 17 (5.36%) OOP
17 15 (4.73%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 317 (100.00%) Java
2 92 (29.02%) SQL
3 88 (27.76%) JavaScript
4 39 (12.30%) Groovy
5 32 (10.09%) C++
6 27 (8.52%) C#
7 17 (5.36%) Go
8 16 (5.05%) C
9 11 (3.47%) Scala
10 9 (2.84%) Python
11 7 (2.21%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.26%) Ruby
13 3 (0.95%) XAML
14 2 (0.63%) Apex Code
14 2 (0.63%) MATLAB
14 2 (0.63%) SOQL
15 1 (0.32%) Perl
Qualifications
1 90 (28.39%) Degree
2 25 (7.89%) Security Cleared
2 25 (7.89%) Sun Certification
3 18 (5.68%) OCP
3 18 (5.68%) Oracle Certification
4 16 (5.05%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.58%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.26%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.84%) QA
2 2 (0.63%) PA-DSS
2 2 (0.63%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 146 (46.06%) Oracle
2 55 (17.35%) IBM
3 32 (10.09%) TIBCO
4 29 (9.15%) BEA
5 22 (6.94%) Adobe
6 16 (5.05%) Salesforce.com
7 15 (4.73%) Google
8 13 (4.10%) Facebook
8 13 (4.10%) NetSuite
9 7 (2.21%) BT
10 6 (1.89%) Red Hat
11 5 (1.58%) SAP
12 4 (1.26%) MuleSoft
13 3 (0.95%) Microsoft
13 3 (0.95%) Software AG
13 3 (0.95%) Twitter
13 3 (0.95%) webMethods
14 2 (0.63%) Sybase
15 1 (0.32%) Dell
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