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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 705 772 740
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -32
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 183 81 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.081% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.44% 0.20% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 146 66 129
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 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £61,250 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
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
41581 39625 45318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.26% 39.81% 41.09%
Number of salaries quoted 35263 34528 40140
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 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +88 124 £57,500 +27.77% 12
East of England +5 21 £40,000 -
South East -23 11 £42,500 +38.76% 2
North West -15 10 £42,500 +6.25% 3
North East - 10 - - 2
Yorkshire - 4 £48,750 -
West Midlands -16 2 £42,500 +6.25%
East Midlands -22 1 £45,000 +38.46%
Java SE
UK

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 341 (97.99%) Java
2 134 (38.51%) Spring
3 114 (32.76%) Java EE
4 105 (30.17%) Maven
5 103 (29.60%) SQL
6 100 (28.74%) Linux
7 94 (27.01%) JavaScript
8 92 (26.44%) UNIX
9 91 (26.15%) J2EE
10 86 (24.71%) Finance
11 85 (24.43%) Hibernate
12 76 (21.84%) Multithreading
13 75 (21.55%) TDD
14 74 (21.26%) XML
15 70 (20.11%) Agile Software Development
15 70 (20.11%) Degree
16 67 (19.25%) Software Engineering
17 64 (18.39%) Eclipse
18 62 (17.82%) Web Services
19 61 (17.53%) HTML
20 60 (17.24%) OO
21 59 (16.95%) Ant
22 58 (16.67%) Relational Database
23 53 (15.23%) Scrum
24 52 (14.94%) CSS
25 50 (14.37%) Tomcat
25 50 (14.37%) NoSQL
26 48 (13.79%) JBoss
26 48 (13.79%) Computer Science
27 47 (13.51%) SOA

Java SE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 50 (14.37%) Tomcat
2 31 (8.91%) Apache
3 22 (6.32%) WebSphere
4 21 (6.03%) TIBCO EMS
4 21 (6.03%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
5 12 (3.45%) Apache Solr
6 10 (2.87%) Jetty
6 10 (2.87%) WebLogic
7 9 (2.59%) GlassFish
8 8 (2.30%) Oracle Coherence
9 6 (1.72%) CMS
9 6 (1.72%) Adobe CQ
10 5 (1.44%) SharePoint Server
10 5 (1.44%) IBM HTTP Server
11 3 (0.86%) PegaRULES
12 2 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.29%) Confluence
13 1 (0.29%) GemFire
Applications
1 1 (0.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (6.03%) BusinessWorks
1 21 (6.03%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
1 21 (6.03%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.03%) HTTP
2 11 (3.16%) SSL
3 9 (2.59%) LDAP
3 9 (2.59%) SSH
4 6 (1.72%) Internet
5 4 (1.15%) RTP
6 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.29%) DNS
6 1 (0.29%) GSM
6 1 (0.29%) VoIP
6 1 (0.29%) DHCP
6 1 (0.29%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.29%) tcpdump
6 1 (0.29%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 50 (14.37%) NoSQL
3 42 (12.07%) MySQL
4 41 (11.78%) Big Data
5 32 (9.20%) MongoDB
6 28 (8.05%) SQL Server
7 23 (6.61%) Hadoop
8 21 (6.03%) RDBMS
8 21 (6.03%) Oracle Database
9 14 (4.02%) Redis
10 8 (2.30%) MarkLogic
11 7 (2.01%) Data Mining
12 4 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
14 2 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (0.57%) HBase
15 1 (0.29%) Apache Cassandra
15 1 (0.29%) Apache Accumulo
15 1 (0.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 105 (30.17%) Maven
2 64 (18.39%) Eclipse
3 59 (16.95%) Ant
4 37 (10.63%) Subversion
5 36 (10.34%) JUnit
5 36 (10.34%) Git (software)
6 24 (6.90%) Jenkins
7 23 (6.61%) Mockito
8 19 (5.46%) Mercurial
9 16 (4.60%) Hudson
10 10 (2.87%) Gradle
11 9 (2.59%) Emacs
12 8 (2.30%) YourKit
12 8 (2.30%) JProfiler
12 8 (2.30%) NetBeans
13 7 (2.01%) MyEclipse
14 6 (1.72%) Rational Rose
14 6 (1.72%) Introscope
14 6 (1.72%) Xcode
15 5 (1.44%) Selenium
General
1 86 (24.71%) Finance
2 38 (10.92%) Banking
3 27 (7.76%) Games
4 26 (7.47%) Automotive
5 17 (4.89%) Retail
6 15 (4.31%) Financial Institution
7 7 (2.01%) Front Office
7 7 (2.01%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.72%) Publishing
9 4 (1.15%) Legal
10 3 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.57%) Advertising
11 2 (0.57%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.29%) International Banking
12 1 (0.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 231 (66.38%) Developer
2 209 (60.06%) Java Developer
3 33 (9.48%) Architect
4 30 (8.62%) Senior Developer
5 25 (7.18%) Consultant
6 22 (6.32%) Trainer
6 22 (6.32%) Senior Java Developer
6 22 (6.32%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 21 (6.03%) Software Developer
8 15 (4.31%) Analyst
9 13 (3.74%) Programmer
9 13 (3.74%) Java Programmer
10 12 (3.45%) Software Engineer
11 11 (3.16%) Senior Architect
12 10 (2.87%) TIBCO Support
12 10 (2.87%) J2EE Developer
12 10 (2.87%) Solutions Architect
13 8 (2.30%) Web Developer
13 8 (2.30%) Senior Software Developer
13 8 (2.30%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (38.51%) Spring
2 114 (32.76%) Java EE
3 91 (26.15%) J2EE
4 85 (24.43%) Hibernate
5 74 (21.26%) XML
6 62 (17.82%) Web Services
7 61 (17.53%) HTML
8 52 (14.94%) CSS
9 41 (11.78%) SOAP
10 37 (10.63%) JPA
11 36 (10.34%) Swing
12 35 (10.06%) JMS
13 30 (8.62%) Servlets
14 29 (8.33%) jQuery
15 28 (8.05%) J2SE
16 27 (7.76%) RESTful
17 26 (7.47%) Spring MVC
17 26 (7.47%) JDBC
17 26 (7.47%) EJB
17 26 (7.47%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 48 (13.79%) Computer Science
2 37 (10.63%) Open Source
3 26 (7.47%) Mathematics
4 9 (2.59%) Mobile Games
4 9 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.01%) Visualisation
5 7 (2.01%) Web 2.0
6 6 (1.72%) GIS
6 6 (1.72%) Social Media
7 4 (1.15%) Grid Computing
7 4 (1.15%) 3D Graphics
7 4 (1.15%) Statistics
7 4 (1.15%) Physics
8 3 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (0.86%) CUDA
9 2 (0.57%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.57%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.29%) Handset
10 1 (0.29%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.29%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 100 (28.74%) Linux
2 92 (26.44%) UNIX
3 29 (8.33%) Windows
4 15 (4.31%) Android
5 10 (2.87%) Mac OS
6 8 (2.30%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (1.44%) Solaris
9 2 (0.57%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.57%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.29%) CentOS
10 1 (0.29%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (21.84%) Multithreading
2 75 (21.55%) TDD
3 70 (20.11%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (19.25%) Software Engineering
5 60 (17.24%) OO
6 53 (15.23%) Scrum
7 47 (13.51%) SOA
8 31 (8.91%) MVC
9 30 (8.62%) Continuous Integration
10 24 (6.90%) Unit Testing
11 22 (6.32%) OOP
12 20 (5.75%) Problem Management
13 12 (3.45%) OOA/OOD
13 12 (3.45%) OOD
14 11 (3.16%) UML
14 11 (3.16%) Product Management
15 10 (2.87%) Test Automation
15 10 (2.87%) E-Commerce
15 10 (2.87%) Knowledge Management
16 9 (2.59%) Event-Driven Architecture
Programming Languages
1 341 (97.99%) Java
2 103 (29.60%) SQL
3 94 (27.01%) JavaScript
4 45 (12.93%) Shell Script
5 37 (10.63%) C++
6 36 (10.34%) Scala
7 21 (6.03%) C#
8 20 (5.75%) C
9 14 (4.02%) Python
9 14 (4.02%) Bash Shell
10 13 (3.74%) Perl
11 12 (3.45%) PL/SQL
12 9 (2.59%) XPath
12 9 (2.59%) Erlang
13 8 (2.30%) Objective-C
14 7 (2.01%) ActionScript
14 7 (2.01%) Groovy
15 5 (1.44%) Ruby
15 5 (1.44%) PHP
16 4 (1.15%) R
Qualifications
1 70 (20.11%) Degree
2 19 (5.46%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.32%) QA
2 8 (2.30%) SLA
3 5 (1.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.29%) Varnish
2 1 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.29%) KVM
2 1 (0.29%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (0.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (0.86%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.29%) Puppet
2 1 (0.29%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 48 (13.79%) JBoss
2 42 (12.07%) Oracle
3 24 (6.90%) TIBCO
4 20 (5.75%) Google
5 8 (2.30%) VMware
6 6 (1.72%) Splunk
6 6 (1.72%) Perforce
6 6 (1.72%) IBM
6 6 (1.72%) Adobe
7 5 (1.44%) Pega
8 4 (1.15%) Zend
8 4 (1.15%) Microsoft
9 3 (0.86%) BEA
9 3 (0.86%) ILOG
9 3 (0.86%) Percona
9 3 (0.86%) Facebook
10 1 (0.29%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.29%) Sybase
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: £45,000 to 55,000
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set2recruit
Salary: £35000 - £60000 Per Annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Mblox
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + BONUS AND BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
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Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum + BONUS AND BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
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Accenture
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
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TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
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Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £50000 per annum
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Salary: £58000 - £63000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Shares
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