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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 725 729 752
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +23
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 126 122 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.35% 0.31% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 108 111 115
Average salary £50,000 £43,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% -14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £63,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+16.25% -15.78%
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
36465 39914 44425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.05% 41.20% 42.45%
Number of salaries quoted 31637 33638 39845
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 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +31 73 £50,000 -9.09% 9
East of England +6 24 £57,500 +15.00% 3
South East -31 12 £55,000 +33.33% 10
East Midlands +4 6 £41,250 +14.58% 3
North West -10 6 £37,750 -24.50% 2
South West -10 4 £45,000 +30.43%
Yorkshire -21 1 £47,500 +26.66%
Java SE
UK

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 295 (95.78%) Java
2 128 (41.56%) Agile Software Development
3 120 (38.96%) Spring
4 116 (37.66%) Maven
5 105 (34.09%) SQL
6 93 (30.19%) Web Services
7 90 (29.22%) Scrum
8 84 (27.27%) XML
9 81 (26.30%) Java EE
10 78 (25.32%) HTML
10 78 (25.32%) JavaScript
11 75 (24.35%) OO
12 74 (24.03%) J2EE
12 74 (24.03%) SOAP
13 68 (22.08%) CSS
13 68 (22.08%) Degree
14 66 (21.43%) TDD
15 64 (20.78%) Software Engineering
15 64 (20.78%) JUnit
16 63 (20.45%) MySQL
16 63 (20.45%) JBoss
17 62 (20.13%) Eclipse
18 55 (17.86%) Linux
18 55 (17.86%) Relational Database
19 54 (17.53%) Finance
20 52 (16.88%) Oracle
20 52 (16.88%) REST
20 52 (16.88%) Jenkins
21 51 (16.56%) Hibernate
22 50 (16.23%) JMS

Java SE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 63 (20.45%) JBoss
2 45 (14.61%) Tomcat
3 35 (11.36%) Apache
3 35 (11.36%) WebSphere
4 21 (6.82%) WebLogic
5 16 (5.19%) Jetty
6 14 (4.55%) GlassFish
7 9 (2.92%) Adobe CQ
8 4 (1.30%) LiveCycle
8 4 (1.30%) Oracle Coherence
9 3 (0.97%) Oracle Service Bus
9 3 (0.97%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (0.97%) CMS
10 2 (0.65%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (0.65%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 2 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.32%) GemFire
11 1 (0.32%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (1.62%) MS Office
1 5 (1.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.97%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (0.97%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (0.97%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (1.95%) SaaS
2 6 (1.95%) Amazon SQS
2 6 (1.95%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (1.95%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.87%) SSH
2 13 (4.22%) HTTP
3 12 (3.90%) SSL
4 10 (3.25%) Internet
5 7 (2.27%) LDAP
6 2 (0.65%) Wireless
6 2 (0.65%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (0.32%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (20.45%) MySQL
2 55 (17.86%) Relational Database
3 37 (12.01%) NoSQL
4 34 (11.04%) SQL Server
5 31 (10.06%) RDBMS
6 26 (8.44%) Big Data
7 17 (5.52%) MarkLogic
8 16 (5.19%) Oracle Database
9 9 (2.92%) MongoDB
9 9 (2.92%) DB2
9 9 (2.92%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (1.95%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (1.30%) Redis
12 3 (0.97%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
14 1 (0.32%) KDB
14 1 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
14 1 (0.32%) Adabas
14 1 (0.32%) MariaDB
14 1 (0.32%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 116 (37.66%) Maven
2 64 (20.78%) JUnit
3 62 (20.13%) Eclipse
4 52 (16.88%) Jenkins
5 41 (13.31%) Ant
6 38 (12.34%) Subversion
7 36 (11.69%) Git (software)
8 24 (7.79%) Mockito
8 24 (7.79%) Hudson
9 22 (7.14%) Cucumber
10 20 (6.49%) Selenium
11 16 (5.19%) Mercurial
12 10 (3.25%) TeamCity
12 10 (3.25%) Gradle
13 9 (2.92%) JIRA
13 9 (2.92%) Emacs
14 6 (1.95%) Redmine
14 6 (1.95%) NUnit
15 5 (1.62%) YourKit
15 5 (1.62%) JProfiler
General
1 54 (17.53%) Finance
2 28 (9.09%) Banking
3 20 (6.49%) Automotive
4 18 (5.84%) Games
5 15 (4.87%) Publishing
6 11 (3.57%) Telecoms
6 11 (3.57%) Retail
7 9 (2.92%) iGaming
8 7 (2.27%) Advertising
9 5 (1.62%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.30%) Front Office
10 4 (1.30%) International Banking
11 3 (0.97%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.97%) Military
11 3 (0.97%) Electronics
11 3 (0.97%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 225 (73.05%) Developer
2 200 (64.94%) Java Developer
3 45 (14.61%) Senior Developer
4 39 (12.66%) Senior Java Developer
5 36 (11.69%) Software Developer
6 21 (6.82%) Architect
7 20 (6.49%) Junior
7 20 (6.49%) Software Engineer
8 18 (5.84%) Consultant
9 17 (5.52%) Junior Developer
9 17 (5.52%) Junior Java Developer
9 17 (5.52%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 13 (4.22%) Java Software Developer
10 13 (4.22%) Trainer
11 12 (3.90%) Java Consultant
12 11 (3.57%) Java Team Leader
12 11 (3.57%) Web Team Leader
12 11 (3.57%) J2EE Developer
12 11 (3.57%) Team Leader
12 11 (3.57%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (38.96%) Spring
2 93 (30.19%) Web Services
3 84 (27.27%) XML
4 81 (26.30%) Java EE
5 78 (25.32%) HTML
6 74 (24.03%) J2EE
6 74 (24.03%) SOAP
7 68 (22.08%) CSS
8 52 (16.88%) REST
9 51 (16.56%) Hibernate
10 50 (16.23%) JMS
11 42 (13.64%) EJB
12 40 (12.99%) Struts
13 36 (11.69%) Swing
14 35 (11.36%) JPA
15 34 (11.04%) JSP
16 31 (10.06%) Spring MVC
17 29 (9.42%) EJB 3.0
18 26 (8.44%) jQuery
18 26 (8.44%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 45 (14.61%) Computer Science
2 29 (9.42%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (6.82%) Open Source
4 16 (5.19%) GIS
5 15 (4.87%) Mathematics
6 11 (3.57%) Algorithms
7 10 (3.25%) Web 2.0
8 9 (2.92%) Mobile Games
8 9 (2.92%) Mobile App
9 8 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (2.60%) Statistics
10 6 (1.95%) iPad
11 3 (0.97%) Physics
11 3 (0.97%) Chemistry
11 3 (0.97%) 3D Graphics
12 2 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.65%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.65%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.65%) Derivative
12 2 (0.65%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 55 (17.86%) Linux
2 48 (15.58%) UNIX
3 29 (9.42%) Windows
4 8 (2.60%) Android
5 7 (2.27%) Windows Mobile
5 7 (2.27%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.62%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.65%) AIX
7 2 (0.65%) Solaris
8 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (41.56%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (29.22%) Scrum
3 75 (24.35%) OO
4 66 (21.43%) TDD
5 64 (20.78%) Software Engineering
6 49 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
7 48 (15.58%) Multithreading
8 44 (14.29%) MVC
9 42 (13.64%) Mentoring
10 35 (11.36%) Unit Testing
11 31 (10.06%) SOA
12 26 (8.44%) BDD
13 22 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
14 20 (6.49%) Coaching
15 18 (5.84%) Project Management
16 17 (5.52%) OOP
17 15 (4.87%) Web Development
17 15 (4.87%) Dependency Injection
18 14 (4.55%) OOD
19 12 (3.90%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 295 (95.78%) Java
2 105 (34.09%) SQL
3 78 (25.32%) JavaScript
4 46 (14.94%) C++
5 32 (10.39%) C#
6 30 (9.74%) C
7 25 (8.12%) XPath
8 21 (6.82%) Shell Script
8 21 (6.82%) PHP
9 16 (5.19%) Bash Shell
10 14 (4.55%) PL/SQL
11 12 (3.90%) Scala
12 6 (1.95%) Ruby
12 6 (1.95%) PHP5
13 5 (1.62%) Perl
14 3 (0.97%) MATLAB
15 2 (0.65%) Groovy
15 2 (0.65%) Python
15 2 (0.65%) XQuery
15 2 (0.65%) R
Qualifications
1 68 (22.08%) Degree
2 17 (5.52%) PhD
3 9 (2.92%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.95%) Sun Certification
5 4 (1.30%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.97%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.65%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.32%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.62%) SLA
2 4 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 5 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 5 (1.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 5 (1.62%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 52 (16.88%) Oracle
2 18 (5.84%) Google
3 10 (3.25%) Nokia
4 9 (2.92%) Adobe
5 7 (2.27%) IBM
5 7 (2.27%) Siemens
5 7 (2.27%) Cerillion
5 7 (2.27%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 6 (1.95%) Zend
6 6 (1.95%) Microsoft
7 5 (1.62%) Percona
7 5 (1.62%) VMware
8 4 (1.30%) Sun
9 3 (0.97%) Sybase
9 3 (0.97%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.97%) Facebook
10 2 (0.65%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.65%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.32%) Tradeweb
11 1 (0.32%) MarketAxess
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