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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 706 696 775
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +79
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 140 154 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.16% 0.077%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.38% 0.38% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 120 140 68
Average salary £50,000 £48,750 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -0.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £36,000 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -11.57%
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
36633 40211 39463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.46% 40.90% 40.75%
Number of salaries quoted 31517 33729 34956
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 2015. 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 +37 79 £52,500 -12.50% 4
East of England +16 26 £55,000 +10.00% 4
East Midlands +37 14 £41,250 +14.58% 3
South East -23 13 £52,500 +19.31% 4
North West -6 7 £37,500 -25.00% 1
South West -32 1 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Java SE
UK

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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.

1 283 (96.59%) Java
2 118 (40.27%) Agile Software Development
3 109 (37.20%) Spring
4 103 (35.15%) SQL
5 97 (33.11%) Java EE
6 92 (31.40%) Maven
6 92 (31.40%) XML
7 90 (30.72%) Web Services
8 81 (27.65%) Scrum
9 78 (26.62%) SOAP
10 77 (26.28%) OO
11 75 (25.60%) J2EE
12 69 (23.55%) HTML
12 69 (23.55%) JavaScript
12 69 (23.55%) Degree
13 64 (21.84%) Software Engineering
13 64 (21.84%) JUnit
14 63 (21.50%) Finance
15 61 (20.82%) JBoss
16 60 (20.48%) Eclipse
16 60 (20.48%) TDD
17 59 (20.14%) Oracle
18 56 (19.11%) UNIX
19 54 (18.43%) Relational Database
20 51 (17.41%) CSS
21 50 (17.06%) JPA
22 49 (16.72%) REST
22 49 (16.72%) MySQL
23 48 (16.38%) Linux
24 46 (15.70%) Hibernate

Java SE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 61 (20.82%) JBoss
2 32 (10.92%) Apache
3 31 (10.58%) WebSphere
4 29 (9.90%) Tomcat
5 22 (7.51%) WebLogic
6 15 (5.12%) Adobe CQ
7 10 (3.41%) Jetty
8 8 (2.73%) GlassFish
9 7 (2.39%) LiveCycle
10 5 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (1.37%) Apache Solr
12 3 (1.02%) Oracle Service Bus
13 2 (0.68%) Oracle Coherence
13 2 (0.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 1 (0.34%) IBM HTTP Server
14 1 (0.34%) GemFire
Applications
1 4 (1.37%) MS Office
1 4 (1.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.02%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (1.02%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (1.02%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (1.02%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.07%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.05%) Amazon SQS
2 6 (2.05%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (2.05%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.46%) SSH
2 7 (2.39%) HTTP
2 7 (2.39%) Internet
3 3 (1.02%) SSL
4 2 (0.68%) OpenLDAP
4 2 (0.68%) LDAP
4 2 (0.68%) Wireless
5 1 (0.34%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (18.43%) Relational Database
2 49 (16.72%) MySQL
3 37 (12.63%) SQL Server
4 35 (11.95%) RDBMS
5 34 (11.60%) NoSQL
6 17 (5.80%) Big Data
7 11 (3.75%) MarkLogic
7 11 (3.75%) Oracle Database
8 10 (3.41%) MongoDB
9 9 (3.07%) DB2
10 7 (2.39%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (2.05%) Redis
11 6 (2.05%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (1.71%) Hadoop
13 3 (1.02%) Jackrabbit
13 3 (1.02%) Apache Cassandra
14 2 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
15 1 (0.34%) KDB
15 1 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
15 1 (0.34%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 92 (31.40%) Maven
2 64 (21.84%) JUnit
3 60 (20.48%) Eclipse
4 42 (14.33%) Jenkins
5 40 (13.65%) Subversion
6 35 (11.95%) Ant
7 29 (9.90%) Git (software)
8 22 (7.51%) Cucumber
9 20 (6.83%) Selenium
10 19 (6.48%) Mockito
11 18 (6.14%) Hudson
12 15 (5.12%) Redmine
13 13 (4.44%) Mercurial
14 10 (3.41%) Emacs
14 10 (3.41%) TeamCity
15 9 (3.07%) JIRA
16 7 (2.39%) Gradle
17 6 (2.05%) NUnit
18 5 (1.71%) Concordion
19 4 (1.37%) ClearCase
General
1 63 (21.50%) Finance
2 15 (5.12%) Games
3 12 (4.10%) Banking
3 12 (4.10%) Automotive
4 10 (3.41%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.41%) iGaming
5 9 (3.07%) Publishing
5 9 (3.07%) Retail
6 7 (2.39%) Advertising
7 5 (1.71%) Front Office
8 3 (1.02%) Electronics
8 3 (1.02%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.02%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.02%) Military
9 2 (0.68%) International Banking
10 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.34%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 230 (78.50%) Developer
2 201 (68.60%) Java Developer
3 50 (17.06%) Senior Developer
4 45 (15.36%) Senior Java Developer
5 36 (12.29%) Software Developer
6 24 (8.19%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 21 (7.17%) Junior
7 21 (7.17%) Software Engineer
8 18 (6.14%) Junior Developer
9 17 (5.80%) Junior Java Developer
10 16 (5.46%) Architect
11 14 (4.78%) J2EE Developer
12 12 (4.10%) Consultant
13 10 (3.41%) Web Developer
13 10 (3.41%) Java Software Developer
14 9 (3.07%) Trainer
15 8 (2.73%) Senior Software Developer
15 8 (2.73%) Team Leader
15 8 (2.73%) Development Team Leader
15 8 (2.73%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (37.20%) Spring
2 97 (33.11%) Java EE
3 92 (31.40%) XML
4 90 (30.72%) Web Services
5 78 (26.62%) SOAP
6 75 (25.60%) J2EE
7 69 (23.55%) HTML
8 51 (17.41%) CSS
9 50 (17.06%) JPA
10 49 (16.72%) REST
11 46 (15.70%) Hibernate
12 45 (15.36%) EJB
13 41 (13.99%) JMS
14 40 (13.65%) Struts
15 34 (11.60%) JSP
15 34 (11.60%) EJB 3.0
16 32 (10.92%) RESTful
17 31 (10.58%) Spring MVC
18 29 (9.90%) jQuery
19 27 (9.22%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 44 (15.02%) Computer Science
2 26 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (6.83%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (6.14%) Open Source
5 15 (5.12%) GIS
6 13 (4.44%) Web 2.0
7 10 (3.41%) Mathematics
7 10 (3.41%) Mobile Games
7 10 (3.41%) Algorithms
7 10 (3.41%) Mobile App
8 6 (2.05%) iPad
8 6 (2.05%) Statistics
9 4 (1.37%) Physics
9 4 (1.37%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.37%) 3D Graphics
9 4 (1.37%) PMI
9 4 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (1.02%) Chemistry
10 3 (1.02%) Spread Betting
11 2 (0.68%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 56 (19.11%) UNIX
2 48 (16.38%) Linux
3 33 (11.26%) Windows
4 13 (4.44%) Android
5 11 (3.75%) Apple iOS
6 10 (3.41%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (1.02%) Solaris
8 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.34%) AIX
8 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (40.27%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (27.65%) Scrum
3 77 (26.28%) OO
4 64 (21.84%) Software Engineering
5 60 (20.48%) TDD
6 46 (15.70%) Unit Testing
7 43 (14.68%) Continuous Integration
8 42 (14.33%) MVC
9 41 (13.99%) Multithreading
10 34 (11.60%) Mentoring
11 27 (9.22%) SOA
12 26 (8.87%) BDD
13 21 (7.17%) OOP
14 18 (6.14%) OOA/OOD
15 17 (5.80%) Project Management
16 15 (5.12%) Web Development
16 15 (5.12%) Time Management
17 14 (4.78%) Coaching
18 12 (4.10%) OOD
19 10 (3.41%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 283 (96.59%) Java
2 103 (35.15%) SQL
3 69 (23.55%) JavaScript
4 39 (13.31%) C++
5 34 (11.60%) C#
6 29 (9.90%) C
7 22 (7.51%) PHP
8 20 (6.83%) Shell Script
9 19 (6.48%) XPath
10 13 (4.44%) Bash Shell
11 11 (3.75%) PL/SQL
12 10 (3.41%) Scala
13 6 (2.05%) Ruby
13 6 (2.05%) PHP5
14 4 (1.37%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.68%) Groovy
15 2 (0.68%) Python
15 2 (0.68%) XQuery
16 1 (0.34%) NATURAL
16 1 (0.34%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 69 (23.55%) Degree
2 15 (5.12%) Sun Certification
3 12 (4.10%) PhD
4 9 (3.07%) Security Cleared
5 6 (2.05%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (1.37%) PMI Certification
6 4 (1.37%) VCP4
6 4 (1.37%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.68%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.68%) OCAJ
7 2 (0.68%) OCA
8 1 (0.34%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.71%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (0.34%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 59 (20.14%) Oracle
2 14 (4.78%) Adobe
3 11 (3.75%) Sun
4 10 (3.41%) Nokia
4 10 (3.41%) Google
5 8 (2.73%) IBM
6 7 (2.39%) Cerillion
6 7 (2.39%) Siemens
6 7 (2.39%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 6 (2.05%) Microsoft
8 5 (1.71%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.71%) Zend
9 3 (1.02%) TIBCO
9 3 (1.02%) Sybase
10 2 (0.68%) BEA
11 1 (0.34%) CA
11 1 (0.34%) Bloomberg
11 1 (0.34%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.34%) Tradeweb
11 1 (0.34%) MarketAxess
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Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GB Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham
Ascent People
Salary: £19000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham
Ascent People
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham
Ascent People
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50k - 55k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
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Salary: £30k - 45k per year
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London, United Kingdom
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Salary: £50000 per annum
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