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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 674 775 769
Rank change year-on-year
+101 -6
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 193 98 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.098% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.48% 0.25% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 150 83 104
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -8.88%
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
40315 39944 45299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.78% 39.96% 40.86%
Number of salaries quoted 34170 34881 40048
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 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +82 132 £52,500 +15.38% 13
East of England +19 24 £40,000 - 1
South East -10 12 £41,500 +22.94% 1
North East - 8 - - 2
North West -18 7 £40,000 -
West Midlands -13 4 £43,750 +2.94% 2
Yorkshire -49 4 £48,750 +14.70% 1
East Midlands -15 1 £45,000 +33.33%
South West -34 1 - -
Java SE
UK

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 366 (97.60%) Java
2 153 (40.80%) Spring
3 140 (37.33%) Agile Software Development
4 128 (34.13%) Java EE
5 119 (31.73%) Maven
6 110 (29.33%) SQL
7 107 (28.53%) JavaScript
8 101 (26.93%) Linux
9 98 (26.13%) J2EE
10 87 (23.20%) UNIX
11 85 (22.67%) Hibernate
12 84 (22.40%) XML
13 83 (22.13%) Finance
13 83 (22.13%) TDD
14 77 (20.53%) Web Services
15 76 (20.27%) Degree
16 75 (20.00%) Software Engineering
17 74 (19.73%) Multithreading
18 73 (19.47%) HTML
19 70 (18.67%) Eclipse
20 67 (17.87%) OO
21 66 (17.60%) Scrum
22 65 (17.33%) CSS
23 61 (16.27%) Relational Database
24 58 (15.47%) Mentoring
25 57 (15.20%) JBoss
26 55 (14.67%) Tomcat
27 53 (14.13%) Ant
28 52 (13.87%) SOA
28 52 (13.87%) Computer Science

Java SE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 55 (14.67%) Tomcat
2 39 (10.40%) Apache
3 31 (8.27%) WebSphere
4 21 (5.60%) TIBCO EMS
4 21 (5.60%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
5 15 (4.00%) Jetty
5 15 (4.00%) WebLogic
6 14 (3.73%) GlassFish
7 12 (3.20%) Apache Solr
8 10 (2.67%) Oracle Coherence
9 9 (2.40%) Adobe CQ
10 7 (1.87%) CMS
11 6 (1.60%) SharePoint Server
12 5 (1.33%) IBM HTTP Server
13 3 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
14 2 (0.53%) PegaRULES
14 2 (0.53%) GemFire
14 2 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 2 (0.53%) LiveCycle
15 1 (0.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (0.80%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (5.60%) BusinessWorks
1 21 (5.60%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
1 21 (5.60%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.73%) SaaS
2 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.27%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (6.40%) HTTP
2 13 (3.47%) SSL
3 10 (2.67%) Internet
4 9 (2.40%) LDAP
5 8 (2.13%) SSH
6 5 (1.33%) RTP
7 1 (0.27%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.27%) Multicast
7 1 (0.27%) GSM
7 1 (0.27%) VoIP
7 1 (0.27%) DHCP
7 1 (0.27%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.27%) DNS
7 1 (0.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (16.27%) Relational Database
2 51 (13.60%) NoSQL
3 47 (12.53%) MySQL
4 45 (12.00%) Big Data
5 30 (8.00%) MongoDB
6 25 (6.67%) SQL Server
7 23 (6.13%) Oracle Database
8 22 (5.87%) RDBMS
9 19 (5.07%) Hadoop
10 13 (3.47%) MarkLogic
10 13 (3.47%) Redis
11 7 (1.87%) Data Mining
12 4 (1.07%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
14 2 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (0.53%) DB2
14 2 (0.53%) HBase
15 1 (0.27%) Apache Cassandra
15 1 (0.27%) Apache Accumulo
15 1 (0.27%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 119 (31.73%) Maven
2 70 (18.67%) Eclipse
3 53 (14.13%) Ant
4 44 (11.73%) Git (software)
5 41 (10.93%) Subversion
5 41 (10.93%) JUnit
6 36 (9.60%) Jenkins
7 27 (7.20%) Mockito
8 21 (5.60%) Hudson
9 15 (4.00%) Mercurial
10 11 (2.93%) Gradle
11 10 (2.67%) Selenium
12 8 (2.13%) JProfiler
12 8 (2.13%) YourKit
13 7 (1.87%) Emacs
13 7 (1.87%) MyEclipse
13 7 (1.87%) Cucumber
13 7 (1.87%) Rational Rose
14 6 (1.60%) NetBeans
14 6 (1.60%) Xcode
General
1 83 (22.13%) Finance
2 42 (11.20%) Banking
3 29 (7.73%) Automotive
4 25 (6.67%) Games
5 14 (3.73%) Retail
6 11 (2.93%) Publishing
7 10 (2.67%) Financial Institution
8 7 (1.87%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.33%) Front Office
10 3 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.80%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.80%) International Banking
11 2 (0.53%) Legal
12 1 (0.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 250 (66.67%) Developer
2 226 (60.27%) Java Developer
3 38 (10.13%) Architect
4 37 (9.87%) Senior Developer
5 29 (7.73%) Consultant
5 29 (7.73%) Senior Java Developer
6 25 (6.67%) Software Developer
7 22 (5.87%) Trainer
8 20 (5.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 15 (4.00%) Java Programmer
9 15 (4.00%) Analyst
9 15 (4.00%) Programmer
10 13 (3.47%) Software Engineer
11 10 (2.67%) Security Architect
11 10 (2.67%) TIBCO Support
11 10 (2.67%) Security Consultant
11 10 (2.67%) Solutions Architect
11 10 (2.67%) Web Developer
11 10 (2.67%) Senior Architect
12 9 (2.40%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (40.80%) Spring
2 128 (34.13%) Java EE
3 98 (26.13%) J2EE
4 85 (22.67%) Hibernate
5 84 (22.40%) XML
6 77 (20.53%) Web Services
7 73 (19.47%) HTML
8 65 (17.33%) CSS
9 50 (13.33%) SOAP
10 47 (12.53%) JMS
11 44 (11.73%) JPA
12 36 (9.60%) Struts
13 35 (9.33%) Swing
14 32 (8.53%) J2SE
14 32 (8.53%) EJB
15 31 (8.27%) jQuery
16 30 (8.00%) Servlets
17 29 (7.73%) Spring MVC
18 28 (7.47%) JDBC
18 28 (7.47%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 52 (13.87%) Computer Science
2 41 (10.93%) Open Source
3 32 (8.53%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (5.87%) Mathematics
5 11 (2.93%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (1.87%) Visualisation
6 7 (1.87%) GIS
6 7 (1.87%) Mobile Games
6 7 (1.87%) Web 2.0
7 6 (1.60%) Social Media
8 5 (1.33%) Grid Computing
9 4 (1.07%) Statistics
10 3 (0.80%) CUDA
10 3 (0.80%) 3D Graphics
10 3 (0.80%) Physics
11 2 (0.53%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.53%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (0.27%) Inversion of Control
12 1 (0.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 101 (26.93%) Linux
2 87 (23.20%) UNIX
3 32 (8.53%) Windows
4 16 (4.27%) Android
5 12 (3.20%) Mac OS
6 8 (2.13%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (1.33%) Solaris
9 2 (0.53%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.53%) AIX
9 2 (0.53%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.27%) CentOS
10 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.27%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (37.33%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (22.13%) TDD
3 75 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 74 (19.73%) Multithreading
5 67 (17.87%) OO
6 66 (17.60%) Scrum
7 58 (15.47%) Mentoring
8 52 (13.87%) SOA
9 41 (10.93%) Continuous Integration
10 37 (9.87%) MVC
11 29 (7.73%) Unit Testing
12 27 (7.20%) Coaching
13 23 (6.13%) OOP
14 20 (5.33%) Problem Management
15 18 (4.80%) OOA/OOD
16 15 (4.00%) UML
16 15 (4.00%) OOD
17 13 (3.47%) Dependency Injection
17 13 (3.47%) BDD
18 12 (3.20%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 366 (97.60%) Java
2 110 (29.33%) SQL
3 107 (28.53%) JavaScript
4 44 (11.73%) C++
5 41 (10.93%) Shell Script
6 30 (8.00%) Scala
7 27 (7.20%) C
8 22 (5.87%) C#
9 17 (4.53%) XPath
10 15 (4.00%) Perl
10 15 (4.00%) PL/SQL
10 15 (4.00%) Python
11 13 (3.47%) Bash Shell
12 9 (2.40%) Erlang
13 8 (2.13%) Objective-C
14 7 (1.87%) Groovy
14 7 (1.87%) ActionScript
15 6 (1.60%) PHP
16 5 (1.33%) Ruby
17 4 (1.07%) R
Qualifications
1 76 (20.27%) Degree
2 20 (5.33%) PhD
3 1 (0.27%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.87%) QA
2 8 (2.13%) SLA
3 5 (1.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.07%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.27%) Varnish
3 1 (0.27%) KVM
3 1 (0.27%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (1.33%) Capistrano
1 5 (1.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.27%) Puppet
2 1 (0.27%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 57 (15.20%) JBoss
2 49 (13.07%) Oracle
3 26 (6.93%) Google
4 24 (6.40%) TIBCO
5 9 (2.40%) Adobe
6 8 (2.13%) VMware
7 6 (1.60%) Perforce
7 6 (1.60%) Microsoft
7 6 (1.60%) Splunk
8 5 (1.33%) Percona
8 5 (1.33%) IBM
9 4 (1.07%) Zend
9 4 (1.07%) Facebook
10 3 (0.80%) Pega
10 3 (0.80%) BEA
11 2 (0.53%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.53%) Sybase
11 2 (0.53%) ILOG
12 1 (0.27%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
12 1 (0.27%) Cerillion
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 14 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £28000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus+ benefits+training
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chessington
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 12 days ago
Hertfordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
London
OHO Group
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Accenture
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 26 days ago