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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 748 740 824
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +84
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 125 162 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.15% 0.046%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.32% 0.36% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 115 141 46
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £80,000 £68,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
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
39102 44967 42216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.97% 40.38% 40.81%
Number of salaries quoted 33587 38241 37084
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 4 May 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 4 May 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 -3 53 £50,000 -16.66% 10
East of England +35 22 £45,000 +12.50% 3
East Midlands +7 22 £47,500 +35.71% 3
South East +14 17 £42,500 -3.40% 1
West Midlands -3 5 £45,000 -14.28% 1
North West -3 5 £40,000 -27.27%
Yorkshire +1 2 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Java SE
UK

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 249 (96.14%) Java
2 120 (46.33%) Agile Software Development
3 105 (40.54%) Java EE
4 97 (37.45%) Spring
4 97 (37.45%) SQL
5 85 (32.82%) XML
6 84 (32.43%) Web Services
7 78 (30.12%) Software Engineering
8 77 (29.73%) J2EE
9 72 (27.80%) Scrum
10 71 (27.41%) JPA
11 66 (25.48%) Finance
12 65 (25.10%) Maven
12 65 (25.10%) Degree
12 65 (25.10%) SOAP
13 64 (24.71%) OO
14 63 (24.32%) UNIX
14 63 (24.32%) JavaScript
15 60 (23.17%) Oracle
16 59 (22.78%) HTML
17 56 (21.62%) Unit Testing
18 55 (21.24%) Eclipse
19 53 (20.46%) TDD
20 51 (19.69%) JBoss
21 50 (19.31%) Hibernate
22 49 (18.92%) JUnit
23 48 (18.53%) Relational Database
24 47 (18.15%) Multithreading
25 46 (17.76%) Linux
26 44 (16.99%) EJB

Java SE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 51 (19.69%) JBoss
2 26 (10.04%) WebSphere
2 26 (10.04%) Tomcat
3 24 (9.27%) Apache
4 17 (6.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 14 (5.41%) WebLogic
6 5 (1.93%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (1.93%) LiveCycle
6 5 (1.93%) Apache Solr
7 4 (1.54%) Node.js
8 3 (1.16%) Oracle Service Bus
8 3 (1.16%) MQSeries
8 3 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.77%) Jetty
9 2 (0.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (0.77%) Apache ServiceMix
10 1 (0.39%) CMS
10 1 (0.39%) IBM HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 3 (1.16%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (1.16%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (1.16%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.25%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.86%) SSH
2 6 (2.32%) HTTP
3 3 (1.16%) Internet
4 2 (0.77%) LDAP
4 2 (0.77%) Wireless
4 2 (0.77%) SSL
4 2 (0.77%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (0.39%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (18.53%) Relational Database
2 39 (15.06%) SQL Server
3 35 (13.51%) MySQL
4 33 (12.74%) RDBMS
5 29 (11.20%) NoSQL
6 8 (3.09%) DB2
6 8 (3.09%) MongoDB
6 8 (3.09%) Oracle Database
7 7 (2.70%) Big Data
8 6 (2.32%) Jackrabbit
9 5 (1.93%) Redis
10 4 (1.54%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.54%) MarkLogic
11 3 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.39%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.39%) Adabas
12 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 65 (25.10%) Maven
2 55 (21.24%) Eclipse
3 49 (18.92%) JUnit
4 31 (11.97%) Ant
5 29 (11.20%) Subversion
6 28 (10.81%) Jenkins
7 24 (9.27%) Redmine
7 24 (9.27%) Git (software)
8 12 (4.63%) Mockito
8 12 (4.63%) Mercurial
9 10 (3.86%) Emacs
9 10 (3.86%) Cucumber
10 9 (3.47%) Hudson
11 8 (3.09%) Selenium
12 6 (2.32%) ClearCase
12 6 (2.32%) ClearQuest
13 5 (1.93%) Gradle
13 5 (1.93%) Concordion
14 4 (1.54%) JIRA
15 3 (1.16%) Oracle Forms
General
1 66 (25.48%) Finance
2 14 (5.41%) Games
3 10 (3.86%) iGaming
4 5 (1.93%) Banking
5 4 (1.54%) Retail
5 4 (1.54%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.54%) Back Office
6 3 (1.16%) Front Office
6 3 (1.16%) Electronics
6 3 (1.16%) Automotive
6 3 (1.16%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.16%) Military
7 2 (0.77%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.77%) Advertising
7 2 (0.77%) Publishing
7 2 (0.77%) Legal
7 2 (0.77%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.39%) Law
Job Titles
1 214 (82.63%) Developer
2 187 (72.20%) Java Developer
3 45 (17.37%) Senior Developer
4 41 (15.83%) Senior Java Developer
5 31 (11.97%) Software Developer
6 29 (11.20%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 23 (8.88%) Software Engineer
8 16 (6.18%) Junior
9 14 (5.41%) J2EE Developer
10 13 (5.02%) Architect
10 13 (5.02%) Junior Developer
11 12 (4.63%) Software Architect
12 11 (4.25%) Senior Software Developer
13 9 (3.47%) Mid-Level Java Developer
13 9 (3.47%) Lead Developer
13 9 (3.47%) Junior Java Developer
14 8 (3.09%) Java Software Developer
14 8 (3.09%) Lead Java Developer
15 6 (2.32%) Java Architect
15 6 (2.32%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (40.54%) Java EE
2 97 (37.45%) Spring
3 85 (32.82%) XML
4 84 (32.43%) Web Services
5 77 (29.73%) J2EE
6 71 (27.41%) JPA
7 65 (25.10%) SOAP
8 59 (22.78%) HTML
9 50 (19.31%) Hibernate
10 44 (16.99%) EJB
11 43 (16.60%) JSP
11 43 (16.60%) REST
12 41 (15.83%) RESTful
13 36 (13.90%) Spring MVC
14 35 (13.51%) Struts
15 33 (12.74%) CSS
16 31 (11.97%) Servlets
17 30 (11.58%) EJB 3.0
18 28 (10.81%) jQuery
19 26 (10.04%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 44 (16.99%) Computer Science
2 31 (11.97%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (6.95%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (5.79%) Web 2.0
5 14 (5.41%) Open Source
6 13 (5.02%) GIS
7 10 (3.86%) Mobile Games
7 10 (3.86%) Mobile App
7 10 (3.86%) Algorithms
8 8 (3.09%) Mathematics
9 6 (2.32%) User Experience
10 4 (1.54%) 3D Graphics
10 4 (1.54%) Physics
10 4 (1.54%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (1.54%) PMI
11 3 (1.16%) Spread Betting
11 3 (1.16%) Chemistry
12 2 (0.77%) Life Science
12 2 (0.77%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 63 (24.32%) UNIX
2 46 (17.76%) Linux
3 36 (13.90%) Windows
4 19 (7.34%) Android
5 14 (5.41%) Apple iOS
6 12 (4.63%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (1.16%) Solaris
8 1 (0.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (46.33%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (30.12%) Software Engineering
3 72 (27.80%) Scrum
4 64 (24.71%) OO
5 56 (21.62%) Unit Testing
6 53 (20.46%) TDD
7 47 (18.15%) Multithreading
8 43 (16.60%) MVC
9 34 (13.13%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (10.81%) Mentoring
11 18 (6.95%) OOP
12 17 (6.56%) Time Management
13 15 (5.79%) Software Architecture
14 14 (5.41%) Web Development
15 13 (5.02%) BDD
15 13 (5.02%) SOA
16 12 (4.63%) OOD
17 11 (4.25%) Web Application Development
18 10 (3.86%) User Stories
18 10 (3.86%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 249 (96.14%) Java
2 97 (37.45%) SQL
3 63 (24.32%) JavaScript
4 32 (12.36%) C++
5 30 (11.58%) C#
6 24 (9.27%) C
7 19 (7.34%) Shell Script
8 16 (6.18%) PHP
9 11 (4.25%) Scala
10 7 (2.70%) Bash Shell
10 7 (2.70%) Ruby
11 5 (1.93%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.54%) XPath
12 4 (1.54%) Python
12 4 (1.54%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.77%) Groovy
13 2 (0.77%) Perl
13 2 (0.77%) XQuery
13 2 (0.77%) R
14 1 (0.39%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 65 (25.10%) Degree
2 25 (9.65%) Sun Certification
3 10 (3.86%) PhD
3 10 (3.86%) Oracle Certification
4 5 (1.93%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.54%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.54%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.16%) OCP
7 2 (0.77%) OCPJWCD
7 2 (0.77%) OCPJP
7 2 (0.77%) OCMJD
7 2 (0.77%) OCAJ
7 2 (0.77%) OCA
8 1 (0.39%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.86%) QA
Vendors
1 60 (23.17%) Oracle
2 19 (7.34%) Sun
3 16 (6.18%) Adobe
4 10 (3.86%) IBM
5 5 (1.93%) MuleSoft
5 5 (1.93%) Red Hat
5 5 (1.93%) Nokia
6 4 (1.54%) Zend
6 4 (1.54%) Google
6 4 (1.54%) Sencha
7 3 (1.16%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.77%) Sybase
8 2 (0.77%) BEA
8 2 (0.77%) Siemens
8 2 (0.77%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 2 (0.77%) Cerillion
9 1 (0.39%) Facebook
9 1 (0.39%) Tradeweb
9 1 (0.39%) MarketAxess
9 1 (0.39%) CA
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