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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 739 746 722
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -24
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 131 132 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% 0.31% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 116 114 130
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,450
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -21.05%
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
38840 42157 46358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 36.87% 41.17% 42.50%
Number of salaries quoted 33621 35946 41528
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 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 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 +42 72 £50,000 -9.09% 4
South East +6 23 £47,500 +11.76% 7
East of England -4 20 £40,000 +28.00%
South West -6 7 £52,500 +50.00% 1
North West -28 4 £39,000 -23.52% 1
East Midlands +8 2 £40,000 +11.11%
West Midlands -8 2 £37,500 -12.28%
Yorkshire -35 1 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Java SE
UK

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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.

1 315 (96.63%) Java
2 136 (41.72%) Spring
3 131 (40.18%) Agile Software Development
4 116 (35.58%) Maven
5 108 (33.13%) SQL
6 90 (27.61%) Scrum
7 88 (26.99%) Java EE
7 88 (26.99%) XML
8 86 (26.38%) JavaScript
9 85 (26.07%) OO
10 81 (24.85%) Web Services
11 80 (24.54%) J2EE
12 76 (23.31%) HTML
13 75 (23.01%) CSS
13 75 (23.01%) TDD
14 70 (21.47%) Degree
15 69 (21.17%) MySQL
16 68 (20.86%) Relational Database
17 65 (19.94%) SOAP
17 65 (19.94%) Hibernate
18 63 (19.33%) JBoss
19 62 (19.02%) Software Engineering
20 60 (18.40%) Linux
21 57 (17.48%) JUnit
22 56 (17.18%) Oracle
22 56 (17.18%) Eclipse
23 53 (16.26%) Mentoring
24 52 (15.95%) JMS
24 52 (15.95%) Continuous Integration
25 51 (15.64%) UNIX

Java SE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 63 (19.33%) JBoss
2 46 (14.11%) Tomcat
3 42 (12.88%) Apache
4 30 (9.20%) WebSphere
5 23 (7.06%) WebLogic
6 19 (5.83%) Jetty
7 16 (4.91%) GlassFish
8 9 (2.76%) Oracle Coherence
9 6 (1.84%) Adobe CQ
10 5 (1.53%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.92%) LiveCycle
11 3 (0.92%) Oracle Service Bus
11 3 (0.92%) CMS
11 3 (0.92%) IBM HTTP Server
11 3 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 2 (0.61%) GemFire
12 2 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.31%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (1.53%) MS Office
1 5 (1.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.92%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (0.92%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (0.92%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (0.92%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.31%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.31%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
2 1 (0.31%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.37%) SaaS
2 6 (1.84%) Amazon SQS
2 6 (1.84%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (1.84%) Amazon S3
2 6 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.21%) SSH
2 16 (4.91%) HTTP
3 15 (4.60%) SSL
4 10 (3.07%) LDAP
5 8 (2.45%) Internet
6 2 (0.61%) RTP
6 2 (0.61%) Wireless
6 2 (0.61%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (21.17%) MySQL
2 68 (20.86%) Relational Database
3 33 (10.12%) NoSQL
4 32 (9.82%) Big Data
5 31 (9.51%) RDBMS
6 30 (9.20%) SQL Server
7 23 (7.06%) Oracle Database
8 18 (5.52%) MarkLogic
9 11 (3.37%) Oracle Reports
10 10 (3.07%) MongoDB
11 6 (1.84%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (1.23%) Hadoop
12 4 (1.23%) DB2
12 4 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (0.92%) Redis
14 2 (0.61%) Data Mining
15 1 (0.31%) MariaDB
15 1 (0.31%) KDB
15 1 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
15 1 (0.31%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 116 (35.58%) Maven
2 57 (17.48%) JUnit
3 56 (17.18%) Eclipse
4 47 (14.42%) Jenkins
5 42 (12.88%) Subversion
6 38 (11.66%) Ant
7 37 (11.35%) Git (software)
8 23 (7.06%) Mockito
9 21 (6.44%) Cucumber
9 21 (6.44%) Hudson
9 21 (6.44%) Selenium
10 16 (4.91%) Gradle
11 11 (3.37%) Emacs
12 10 (3.07%) TeamCity
12 10 (3.07%) JIRA
13 9 (2.76%) Mercurial
14 8 (2.45%) JProfiler
14 8 (2.45%) YourKit
15 6 (1.84%) NUnit
16 3 (0.92%) LabVIEW
General
1 48 (14.72%) Finance
2 31 (9.51%) Banking
3 25 (7.67%) Automotive
4 23 (7.06%) Games
5 16 (4.91%) Publishing
6 13 (3.99%) Telecoms
6 13 (3.99%) Retail
7 7 (2.15%) Advertising
8 6 (1.84%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.84%) iGaming
9 4 (1.23%) International Banking
9 4 (1.23%) Front Office
10 3 (0.92%) Electronics
10 3 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.92%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.92%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.92%) Military
Job Titles
1 233 (71.47%) Developer
2 211 (64.72%) Java Developer
3 40 (12.27%) Senior Developer
4 34 (10.43%) Senior Java Developer
5 30 (9.20%) Software Developer
6 25 (7.67%) Architect
7 22 (6.75%) Consultant
8 20 (6.13%) Software Engineer
9 19 (5.83%) Trainer
9 19 (5.83%) Junior
10 18 (5.52%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 17 (5.21%) Java Software Developer
12 16 (4.91%) Junior Java Developer
12 16 (4.91%) Junior Developer
13 14 (4.29%) Analyst
14 12 (3.68%) J2EE Developer
14 12 (3.68%) Java Consultant
15 11 (3.37%) Java Team Leader
15 11 (3.37%) Web Team Leader
15 11 (3.37%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (41.72%) Spring
2 88 (26.99%) Java EE
2 88 (26.99%) XML
3 81 (24.85%) Web Services
4 80 (24.54%) J2EE
5 76 (23.31%) HTML
6 75 (23.01%) CSS
7 65 (19.94%) SOAP
7 65 (19.94%) Hibernate
8 52 (15.95%) JMS
9 42 (12.88%) REST
10 40 (12.27%) Struts
11 38 (11.66%) EJB
12 36 (11.04%) Spring MVC
13 35 (10.74%) Swing
14 32 (9.82%) JPA
15 29 (8.90%) jQuery
16 27 (8.28%) EJB 3.0
16 27 (8.28%) Servlets
17 24 (7.36%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 46 (14.11%) Computer Science
2 31 (9.51%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (8.59%) Open Source
4 19 (5.83%) Mathematics
5 15 (4.60%) GIS
6 14 (4.29%) Algorithms
7 11 (3.37%) Mobile Games
8 10 (3.07%) Statistics
9 6 (1.84%) iPad
10 5 (1.53%) Web 2.0
11 4 (1.23%) Visualisation
11 4 (1.23%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.92%) Chemistry
12 3 (0.92%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.61%) Client/Server
13 2 (0.61%) 3D Graphics
13 2 (0.61%) Derivative
13 2 (0.61%) Grid Computing
13 2 (0.61%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 60 (18.40%) Linux
2 51 (15.64%) UNIX
3 24 (7.36%) Windows
4 5 (1.53%) Mac OS
5 2 (0.61%) Android
5 2 (0.61%) AIX
6 1 (0.31%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (40.18%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (27.61%) Scrum
3 85 (26.07%) OO
4 75 (23.01%) TDD
5 62 (19.02%) Software Engineering
6 53 (16.26%) Mentoring
7 52 (15.95%) Continuous Integration
8 49 (15.03%) MVC
9 48 (14.72%) Multithreading
10 37 (11.35%) SOA
11 29 (8.90%) Unit Testing
12 26 (7.98%) BDD
13 24 (7.36%) OOA/OOD
14 23 (7.06%) Coaching
15 21 (6.44%) OOP
16 18 (5.52%) Project Management
16 18 (5.52%) Dependency Injection
17 17 (5.21%) OOD
18 14 (4.29%) CRM
18 14 (4.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 315 (96.63%) Java
2 108 (33.13%) SQL
3 86 (26.38%) JavaScript
4 43 (13.19%) C++
5 32 (9.82%) C#
6 28 (8.59%) XPath
7 22 (6.75%) Shell Script
7 22 (6.75%) C
8 20 (6.13%) PHP
9 18 (5.52%) PL/SQL
10 16 (4.91%) Scala
11 15 (4.60%) Bash Shell
12 9 (2.76%) Perl
13 8 (2.45%) Ruby
14 6 (1.84%) Python
14 6 (1.84%) PHP5
15 4 (1.23%) Erlang
15 4 (1.23%) R
16 2 (0.61%) XQuery
17 1 (0.31%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 70 (21.47%) Degree
2 20 (6.13%) PhD
3 9 (2.76%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.23%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.61%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.31%) OCP
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.45%) SLA
2 7 (2.15%) QA
System Software
1 8 (2.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 5 (1.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 5 (1.53%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.31%) Puppet
Vendors
1 56 (17.18%) Oracle
2 23 (7.06%) Google
3 10 (3.07%) Nokia
4 8 (2.45%) Microsoft
4 8 (2.45%) Zend
4 8 (2.45%) VMware
5 7 (2.15%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 7 (2.15%) Cerillion
5 7 (2.15%) Siemens
6 6 (1.84%) Adobe
7 5 (1.53%) Percona
8 4 (1.23%) Facebook
9 2 (0.61%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.61%) Sybase
9 2 (0.61%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.31%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.31%) CA
10 1 (0.31%) Tradeweb
10 1 (0.31%) MarketAxess
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