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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 737 718 789
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +71
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 141 180 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.16% 0.066%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.37% 0.42% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 133 154 59
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £80,000 £88,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
38607 42805 40861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.76% 39.14% 40.15%
Number of salaries quoted 33262 36689 35616
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +6.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +12 90 £50,000 -18.36% 5
East Midlands +11 13 £47,500 +35.71% 1
East of England -4 13 £52,500 +31.25% 1
South East +1 11 £35,000 +16.66% 1
North West -13 10 £50,000 - 3
Yorkshire +1 5 £35,000 -30.00%
South West - 3 £45,000 -
West Midlands -10 1 £50,000 +17.64%
Java SE
UK

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 265 (98.51%) Java
2 153 (56.88%) Agile Software Development
3 147 (54.65%) Java EE
4 120 (44.61%) Spring
5 102 (37.92%) JavaScript
6 100 (37.17%) JPA
7 91 (33.83%) SQL
8 87 (32.34%) HTML
9 85 (31.60%) Finance
10 78 (29.00%) XML
11 76 (28.25%) Web Services
12 73 (27.14%) Software Engineering
13 71 (26.39%) J2EE
14 70 (26.02%) Oracle
14 70 (26.02%) Scrum
15 68 (25.28%) Hibernate
16 67 (24.91%) TDD
16 67 (24.91%) Degree
17 64 (23.79%) OO
18 60 (22.30%) HTML5
19 57 (21.19%) Eclipse
20 53 (19.70%) Multithreading
21 51 (18.96%) UNIX
21 51 (18.96%) Linux
22 50 (18.59%) Windows
23 48 (17.84%) Unit Testing
24 45 (16.73%) RESTful
24 45 (16.73%) Relational Database
25 44 (16.36%) Maven
25 44 (16.36%) CSS

Java SE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 38 (14.13%) JBoss
2 35 (13.01%) WebSphere
3 34 (12.64%) Apache
4 33 (12.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 23 (8.55%) Tomcat
6 17 (6.32%) Node.js
7 16 (5.95%) Elasticsearch
8 15 (5.58%) WebSphere Application Server
9 11 (4.09%) LiveCycle
10 10 (3.72%) Apache Solr
11 9 (3.35%) WebLogic
12 7 (2.60%) CMS
13 6 (2.23%) Apache ServiceMix
14 4 (1.49%) MQSeries
15 2 (0.74%) Oracle Spatial
15 2 (0.74%) Apache Spark
15 2 (0.74%) Confluence
15 2 (0.74%) Liferay
16 1 (0.37%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 22 (8.18%) SaaS
2 21 (7.81%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.74%) ATM
1 2 (0.74%) HTTP
2 1 (0.37%) DSL
2 1 (0.37%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (16.73%) Relational Database
2 43 (15.99%) NoSQL
3 40 (14.87%) MySQL
4 34 (12.64%) SQL Server
5 25 (9.29%) RDBMS
6 22 (8.18%) MongoDB
7 12 (4.46%) Jackrabbit
8 10 (3.72%) Oracle Database
9 6 (2.23%) Big Data
10 5 (1.86%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.86%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.12%) Redis
12 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.37%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.37%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 57 (21.19%) Eclipse
2 44 (16.36%) Maven
3 43 (15.99%) Git (software)
4 40 (14.87%) JUnit
5 26 (9.67%) Subversion
6 25 (9.29%) Redmine
6 25 (9.29%) Jenkins
7 10 (3.72%) Ant
8 9 (3.35%) NetBeans
8 9 (3.35%) JIRA
9 7 (2.60%) Mockito
10 5 (1.86%) ClearCase
10 5 (1.86%) ClearQuest
11 4 (1.49%) Mercurial
12 3 (1.12%) Gradle
12 3 (1.12%) Selenium
13 2 (0.74%) jMock
13 2 (0.74%) TestNG
13 2 (0.74%) Log4j
13 2 (0.74%) IntelliJ
General
1 85 (31.60%) Finance
2 7 (2.60%) Games
3 5 (1.86%) Legal
4 4 (1.49%) Back Office
4 4 (1.49%) Banking
4 4 (1.49%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.12%) Automotive
6 2 (0.74%) Front Office
7 1 (0.37%) Law
7 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.37%) Marketing
7 1 (0.37%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 240 (89.22%) Developer
2 222 (82.53%) Java Developer
3 55 (20.45%) Senior Developer
4 54 (20.07%) Senior Java Developer
5 19 (7.06%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 18 (6.69%) Software Engineer
7 17 (6.32%) Lead Developer
7 17 (6.32%) Software Developer
8 16 (5.95%) Lead Java Developer
9 13 (4.83%) Junior Developer
9 13 (4.83%) Junior
10 11 (4.09%) Core Java Developer
11 10 (3.72%) Java Software Developer
12 8 (2.97%) Mid-Level Java Developer
12 8 (2.97%) Junior Java Developer
13 7 (2.60%) Java Programmer
13 7 (2.60%) Architect
13 7 (2.60%) Programmer
14 6 (2.23%) Support Engineer
14 6 (2.23%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (54.65%) Java EE
2 120 (44.61%) Spring
3 100 (37.17%) JPA
4 87 (32.34%) HTML
5 78 (29.00%) XML
6 76 (28.25%) Web Services
7 71 (26.39%) J2EE
8 68 (25.28%) Hibernate
9 60 (22.30%) HTML5
10 45 (16.73%) RESTful
11 44 (16.36%) CSS
12 41 (15.24%) AngularJS
13 38 (14.13%) jQuery
13 38 (14.13%) SOAP
14 37 (13.75%) Spring MVC
14 37 (13.75%) JAX-RS
15 36 (13.38%) REST
16 34 (12.64%) EJB
17 32 (11.90%) JSP
18 25 (9.29%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 43 (15.99%) Computer Science
2 27 (10.04%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (7.43%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (5.95%) Mobile App
5 13 (4.83%) User Experience
6 9 (3.35%) Algorithms
7 5 (1.86%) GIS
7 5 (1.86%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.86%) Web 2.0
8 4 (1.49%) PMI
8 4 (1.49%) Hedge funds
8 4 (1.49%) Mobile Games
9 3 (1.12%) Spread Betting
9 3 (1.12%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.74%) Informatics
10 2 (0.74%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.74%) Physics
10 2 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (0.74%) 3D Graphics
10 2 (0.74%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 51 (18.96%) UNIX
1 51 (18.96%) Linux
2 50 (18.59%) Windows
3 30 (11.15%) Android
4 25 (9.29%) Apple iOS
5 18 (6.69%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.74%) Solaris
6 2 (0.74%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.37%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (56.88%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (27.14%) Software Engineering
3 70 (26.02%) Scrum
4 67 (24.91%) TDD
5 64 (23.79%) OO
6 53 (19.70%) Multithreading
7 48 (17.84%) Unit Testing
8 42 (15.61%) MVC
9 41 (15.24%) Open Source
10 40 (14.87%) Continuous Integration
11 32 (11.90%) OOP
12 28 (10.41%) SDLC
13 21 (7.81%) Mentoring
14 19 (7.06%) Time Management
14 19 (7.06%) UML
15 18 (6.69%) Mobile Development
16 16 (5.95%) Concurrent Programming
16 16 (5.95%) Web Development
17 14 (5.20%) Coaching
17 14 (5.20%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 265 (98.51%) Java
2 102 (37.92%) JavaScript
3 91 (33.83%) SQL
4 31 (11.52%) Scala
5 26 (9.67%) C#
6 17 (6.32%) Ruby
7 14 (5.20%) C++
7 14 (5.20%) Python
8 13 (4.83%) C
9 7 (2.60%) PL/SQL
10 6 (2.23%) PHP
10 6 (2.23%) Shell Script
11 5 (1.86%) MATLAB
11 5 (1.86%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.12%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.74%) R
13 2 (0.74%) Go
13 2 (0.74%) Perl
13 2 (0.74%) Groovy
14 1 (0.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 67 (24.91%) Degree
2 27 (10.04%) Sun Certification
3 20 (7.43%) Oracle Certification
4 15 (5.58%) OCP
5 5 (1.86%) PhD
6 4 (1.49%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.12%) OCPJWCD
7 3 (1.12%) OCPJP
7 3 (1.12%) OCMJD
8 1 (0.37%) OCA
8 1 (0.37%) OCAJ
8 1 (0.37%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.72%) QA
Vendors
1 70 (26.02%) Oracle
2 32 (11.90%) Adobe
3 21 (7.81%) Sun
4 15 (5.58%) IBM
5 4 (1.49%) Sencha
6 3 (1.12%) Solace
7 2 (0.74%) BEA
7 2 (0.74%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.74%) TIBCO
7 2 (0.74%) Google
8 1 (0.37%) Zend
8 1 (0.37%) Facebook
8 1 (0.37%) MuleSoft
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £35,000 - £45,000k plus outstanding package
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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