The table below looks at the statistics for J2SE skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2SE over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 510 377 471
Rank change year-on-year
-133 +94
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 123 305 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.62% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.74% 1.60% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 112 287 123
Average salary £59,000 £57,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.60% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,250 £75,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +25.00%
J2SE
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16609 19103 17607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.26% 38.99% 39.92%
Number of salaries quoted 14351 16467 15160
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

J2SE
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing J2SE across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2SE Jobs Demand Trend in London

J2SE
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing J2SE across the London region.

J2SE Salary Trend in London

J2SE
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2SE across the London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

J2SE Salary Histogram in London

J2SE
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2SE within the London region over the 3 months to 3 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
City of London +15 15 £60,000 +4.34% 11
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £60,000 -
J2SE
England

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing J2SE 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 J2SE.

1 255 (99.22%) Java
2 133 (51.75%) Agile Software Development
3 131 (50.97%) Finance
4 118 (45.91%) Degree
5 104 (40.47%) Spring
6 90 (35.02%) Multithreading
7 85 (33.07%) SQL
8 78 (30.35%) J2EE
9 77 (29.96%) Software Engineering
10 74 (28.79%) Computer Science
11 71 (27.63%) TDD
12 59 (22.96%) JUnit
13 57 (22.18%) Oracle
13 57 (22.18%) OO
14 54 (21.01%) JavaScript
15 50 (19.46%) Scrum
16 49 (19.07%) Low Latency
17 47 (18.29%) Hibernate
18 46 (17.90%) Java EE
19 45 (17.51%) Linux
20 43 (16.73%) JDBC
21 41 (15.95%) Concurrent Programming
22 38 (14.79%) XML
23 37 (14.40%) Android
24 36 (14.01%) Selenium
24 36 (14.01%) Financial Institution
24 36 (14.01%) MongoDB
25 34 (13.23%) OOP
25 34 (13.23%) JMS
25 34 (13.23%) Maven

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing J2SE 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 J2SE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (4.67%) Apache
1 12 (4.67%) MQSeries
2 11 (4.28%) Tomcat
3 9 (3.50%) JBoss
4 7 (2.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 5 (1.95%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.56%) GlassFish
7 3 (1.17%) Node.js
7 3 (1.17%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.78%) Alfresco
8 2 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.78%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.39%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.39%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (1.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (3.11%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.06%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.39%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.72%) SMTP
2 6 (2.33%) HTTP
3 5 (1.95%) Internet
4 3 (1.17%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (1.17%) SNMP
5 1 (0.39%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (14.01%) MongoDB
2 33 (12.84%) Relational Database
3 30 (11.67%) Big Data
4 22 (8.56%) Oracle Database
4 22 (8.56%) RDBMS
5 20 (7.78%) MySQL
5 20 (7.78%) SQL Server
6 19 (7.39%) Hazelcast
6 19 (7.39%) NoSQL
7 18 (7.00%) Neo4j
8 8 (3.11%) Hadoop
8 8 (3.11%) DB2
8 8 (3.11%) Oracle Database 10g
8 8 (3.11%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 8 (3.11%) Oracle9i Database
9 7 (2.72%) Jackrabbit
9 7 (2.72%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.17%) HBase
Development Applications
1 59 (22.96%) JUnit
2 36 (14.01%) Selenium
3 34 (13.23%) Maven
4 33 (12.84%) Cucumber
5 29 (11.28%) TestNG
6 27 (10.51%) Subversion
7 25 (9.73%) WebDriver
8 18 (7.00%) Jasmine
9 17 (6.61%) Liquibase
10 14 (5.45%) jMock
11 13 (5.06%) Eclipse
11 13 (5.06%) Git (software)
12 12 (4.67%) JSUnit
12 12 (4.67%) FitNesse
13 9 (3.50%) IntelliJ
13 9 (3.50%) Calabash
14 8 (3.11%) Jenkins
14 8 (3.11%) JIRA
15 7 (2.72%) Log4j
15 7 (2.72%) NUnit
General
1 131 (50.97%) Finance
2 36 (14.01%) Financial Institution
3 33 (12.84%) Front Office
3 33 (12.84%) Games
4 29 (11.28%) Banking
5 10 (3.89%) Publishing
6 6 (2.33%) Back Office
7 2 (0.78%) Legal
8 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.39%) Law
8 1 (0.39%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.39%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.39%) French Language
8 1 (0.39%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 215 (83.66%) Developer
2 192 (74.71%) Java Developer
3 39 (15.18%) Senior Developer
4 28 (10.89%) Senior Java Developer
5 24 (9.34%) Core Java Developer
6 19 (7.39%) Tester
7 16 (6.23%) Programmer
7 16 (6.23%) Java Programmer
8 15 (5.84%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 14 (5.45%) Software Engineer
10 9 (3.50%) Consultant
10 9 (3.50%) Java Software Engineer
10 9 (3.50%) Android Developer
10 9 (3.50%) Automation Tester
11 8 (3.11%) Analyst
12 7 (2.72%) Technology Consultant
12 7 (2.72%) Developer Analyst
13 6 (2.33%) Java Swing Developer
13 6 (2.33%) Test Analyst
13 6 (2.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (40.47%) Spring
2 78 (30.35%) J2EE
3 47 (18.29%) Hibernate
4 46 (17.90%) Java EE
5 43 (16.73%) JDBC
6 38 (14.79%) XML
7 34 (13.23%) JMS
8 31 (12.06%) ActiveMQ
8 31 (12.06%) HTML
8 31 (12.06%) Apache Camel
9 30 (11.67%) CSS
10 29 (11.28%) Web Services
11 25 (9.73%) JSP
12 22 (8.56%) JSON
13 21 (8.17%) Servlets
14 20 (7.78%) DOM
14 20 (7.78%) REST
15 17 (6.61%) Backbone.js
15 17 (6.61%) XSL
15 17 (6.61%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 74 (28.79%) Computer Science
2 29 (11.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 25 (9.73%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (8.56%) N-Tier
5 18 (7.00%) Equities
5 18 (7.00%) Mathematics
6 17 (6.61%) Public Cloud
7 15 (5.84%) Client/Server
8 13 (5.06%) Fixed Income
8 13 (5.06%) Online Games
8 13 (5.06%) Hedge funds
9 12 (4.67%) User Experience
9 12 (4.67%) Data Structures
10 10 (3.89%) Algorithms
11 8 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (3.11%) Social Network
11 8 (3.11%) Derivative
12 5 (1.95%) Equity Derivative
12 5 (1.95%) Credit Derivative
12 5 (1.95%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 45 (17.51%) Linux
2 37 (14.40%) Android
3 25 (9.73%) Apple iOS
4 22 (8.56%) UNIX
5 20 (7.78%) Windows
6 17 (6.61%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (51.75%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (35.02%) Multithreading
3 77 (29.96%) Software Engineering
4 71 (27.63%) TDD
5 57 (22.18%) OO
6 50 (19.46%) Scrum
7 49 (19.07%) Low Latency
8 41 (15.95%) Concurrent Programming
9 34 (13.23%) OOP
10 26 (10.12%) Test Automation
11 25 (9.73%) SDLC
12 24 (9.34%) Unit Testing
13 17 (6.61%) Android Development
14 16 (6.23%) Mentoring
15 15 (5.84%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (5.84%) UML
15 15 (5.84%) Risk Management
16 14 (5.45%) Open Source
17 13 (5.06%) Performance Analysis
17 13 (5.06%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 255 (99.22%) Java
2 85 (33.07%) SQL
3 54 (21.01%) JavaScript
4 27 (10.51%) C#
5 24 (9.34%) PL/SQL
6 19 (7.39%) Ruby
6 19 (7.39%) Scala
7 18 (7.00%) Python
8 17 (6.61%) ActionScript
8 17 (6.61%) Lua
9 13 (5.06%) C
10 12 (4.67%) C++
11 8 (3.11%) XPath
12 7 (2.72%) ECMAScript
12 7 (2.72%) Perl
13 5 (1.95%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.17%) Groovy
15 1 (0.39%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.39%) XQuery
15 1 (0.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 118 (45.91%) Degree
2 8 (3.11%) Sun Certification
3 7 (2.72%) Brainbench
4 5 (1.95%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.89%) QA
2 5 (1.95%) EMIR
2 5 (1.95%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 3 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (1.17%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.78%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (0.78%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 57 (22.18%) Oracle
2 21 (8.17%) Terracotta
3 12 (4.67%) IBM
3 12 (4.67%) TIBCO
4 11 (4.28%) Google
5 8 (3.11%) StreamBase
5 8 (3.11%) Sybase
5 8 (3.11%) Adobe
6 7 (2.72%) Sun
7 4 (1.56%) Rackspace
8 3 (1.17%) VMware
9 2 (0.78%) Birst
9 2 (0.78%) BMC
9 2 (0.78%) Informatica
9 2 (0.78%) Business Objects
9 2 (0.78%) Cognos
9 2 (0.78%) Microsoft
9 2 (0.78%) Tableau
10 1 (0.39%) Facebook
10 1 (0.39%) Twitter
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Real Staffing
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
GreySpark
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits benefits package + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £70,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
MLG Partners
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum Package: Excellent package including
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + be - outstanding bonus, pens
Posted: 5 days ago