The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the London region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 366 464 336
Rank change year-on-year
+98 -128
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 302 146 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.63% 0.33% 0.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.64% 0.84% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 287 135 326
Average salary £57,500 £65,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £91,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
18462 17326 20905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 38.60% 39.14% 40.78%
Number of salaries quoted 15876 14841 18581
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
J2SE
England

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 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
City of London -24 33 £55,000 -15.38% 8
Teddington -2 6 £27,500 +4.76%
New Malden - 6 £27,500 -
Wimbledon - 6 £27,500 -
Surbiton - 5 £39,000 -
Uxbridge - 5 - -
Chiswick - 1 £40,500 -
J2SE
England

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

1 556 (100.00%) Java
2 246 (44.24%) Software Engineering
3 242 (43.53%) Finance
4 215 (38.67%) Degree
5 196 (35.25%) Multithreading
6 194 (34.89%) OO
7 171 (30.76%) J2EE
8 164 (29.50%) SQL
9 129 (23.20%) Low Latency
10 128 (23.02%) Agile Software Development
11 125 (22.48%) Banking
12 121 (21.76%) Computer Science
13 116 (20.86%) Linux
14 111 (19.96%) Spring
15 105 (18.88%) TDD
16 97 (17.45%) UNIX
17 96 (17.27%) Oracle
18 95 (17.09%) JavaScript
19 91 (16.37%) Maven
19 91 (16.37%) Android
20 86 (15.47%) Hibernate
20 86 (15.47%) JUnit
21 85 (15.29%) C++
22 81 (14.57%) Relational Database
23 74 (13.31%) XML
23 74 (13.31%) RDBMS
23 74 (13.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
24 72 (12.95%) HTML
24 72 (12.95%) Big Data
25 69 (12.41%) Android Development

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 44 (7.91%) Apache
2 39 (7.01%) Tomcat
3 29 (5.22%) Adobe CQ
4 27 (4.86%) Confluence
5 18 (3.24%) Jetty
6 13 (2.34%) WebSphere
7 11 (1.98%) TIBCO EMS
8 10 (1.80%) Node.js
9 6 (1.08%) MQSeries
9 6 (1.08%) WebLogic
9 6 (1.08%) CMS
10 5 (0.90%) Mule
11 4 (0.72%) Alfresco
11 4 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
12 3 (0.54%) GlassFish
12 3 (0.54%) Apache Pig
12 3 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.18%) Oracle Coherence
13 1 (0.18%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.18%) GemFire
Applications
1 3 (0.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (0.72%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.36%) SaaS
4 1 (0.18%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.96%) TCP/IP
2 20 (3.60%) SMTP
3 18 (3.24%) Internet
4 16 (2.88%) HTTP
5 12 (2.16%) GSM
5 12 (2.16%) VoIP
6 8 (1.44%) SSL
6 8 (1.44%) SSH
7 3 (0.54%) Multicast
8 2 (0.36%) SAN
8 2 (0.36%) Intranet
9 1 (0.18%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (14.57%) Relational Database
2 74 (13.31%) RDBMS
3 72 (12.95%) Big Data
4 55 (9.89%) NoSQL
5 51 (9.17%) SQL Server
6 40 (7.19%) MongoDB
7 37 (6.65%) MySQL
8 34 (6.12%) Hadoop
9 22 (3.96%) DB2
10 20 (3.60%) Jackrabbit
11 18 (3.24%) Apache Cassandra
12 15 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (2.16%) Apache Hive
14 11 (1.98%) Impala
15 10 (1.80%) QlikView
16 9 (1.62%) OLTP
16 9 (1.62%) Oracle Database
17 8 (1.44%) KDB
17 8 (1.44%) Informix
18 7 (1.26%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 91 (16.37%) Maven
2 86 (15.47%) JUnit
3 56 (10.07%) Jenkins
4 53 (9.53%) Subversion
5 48 (8.63%) Git (software)
6 29 (5.22%) JIRA
7 24 (4.32%) Cucumber
8 20 (3.60%) Log4j
8 20 (3.60%) Ant
9 14 (2.52%) JBehave
10 13 (2.34%) Selenium
10 13 (2.34%) VisualVM
11 12 (2.16%) Jasmine
11 12 (2.16%) WebDriver
12 11 (1.98%) Robotium
13 10 (1.80%) Eclipse
14 9 (1.62%) Karma Test Runner
15 8 (1.44%) Hudson
15 8 (1.44%) CruiseControl
16 7 (1.26%) TeamCity
General
1 242 (43.53%) Finance
2 125 (22.48%) Banking
3 55 (9.89%) Investment Banking
4 53 (9.53%) Front Office
5 52 (9.35%) Games
6 30 (5.40%) Telecoms
7 25 (4.50%) Publishing
8 11 (1.98%) Marketing
9 9 (1.62%) Billing
10 8 (1.44%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.72%) Back Office
11 4 (0.72%) Advertising
12 2 (0.36%) Law
13 1 (0.18%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.18%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 511 (91.91%) Developer
2 453 (81.47%) Java Developer
3 63 (11.33%) Senior Developer
4 58 (10.43%) Senior Java Developer
5 38 (6.83%) Android Developer
6 28 (5.04%) Junior
7 27 (4.86%) Software Engineer
8 26 (4.68%) Junior Developer
9 24 (4.32%) Java Programmer
9 24 (4.32%) Programmer
10 23 (4.14%) Java Software Engineer
11 18 (3.24%) Software Developer
12 17 (3.06%) Junior Java Developer
12 17 (3.06%) Java Software Developer
13 14 (2.52%) Graduate
13 14 (2.52%) Consultant
13 14 (2.52%) Graduate Developer
14 12 (2.16%) Graduate Java Developer
15 11 (1.98%) Technical Leader
16 9 (1.62%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (30.76%) J2EE
2 111 (19.96%) Spring
3 86 (15.47%) Hibernate
4 74 (13.31%) XML
5 72 (12.95%) HTML
6 69 (12.41%) CSS
7 59 (10.61%) JSP
8 58 (10.43%) JMS
9 56 (10.07%) Web Services
10 52 (9.35%) Servlets
11 42 (7.55%) Swing
12 35 (6.29%) Ajax
13 34 (6.12%) DOM
14 30 (5.40%) JPA
14 30 (5.40%) REST
15 29 (5.22%) JSF
16 28 (5.04%) CORBA
16 28 (5.04%) XSL
17 27 (4.86%) XHTML
18 26 (4.68%) Guice
Miscellaneous
1 121 (21.76%) Computer Science
2 74 (13.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 43 (7.73%) Client/Server
4 34 (6.12%) Mathematics
5 33 (5.94%) Equities
6 31 (5.58%) Mobile App
7 28 (5.04%) Fixed Income
8 24 (4.32%) Derivative
8 24 (4.32%) Enterprise Software
9 23 (4.14%) Open Source
10 21 (3.78%) Spread Betting
11 16 (2.88%) Visualisation
12 12 (2.16%) Hedge funds
12 12 (2.16%) Equity Derivative
12 12 (2.16%) Handset
13 11 (1.98%) Artificial Intelligence
13 11 (1.98%) Social Network
14 8 (1.44%) Physics
14 8 (1.44%) Statistics
15 5 (0.90%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 116 (20.86%) Linux
2 97 (17.45%) UNIX
3 91 (16.37%) Android
4 51 (9.17%) Windows
5 40 (7.19%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.54%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (0.54%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.54%) Debian
6 3 (0.54%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (0.36%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 246 (44.24%) Software Engineering
2 196 (35.25%) Multithreading
3 194 (34.89%) OO
4 129 (23.20%) Low Latency
5 128 (23.02%) Agile Software Development
6 105 (18.88%) TDD
7 69 (12.41%) Android Development
7 69 (12.41%) OOP
8 56 (10.07%) Scrum
9 52 (9.35%) Algorithmic Trading
10 47 (8.45%) OOD
11 38 (6.83%) Business Intelligence
12 34 (6.12%) Performance Tuning
13 33 (5.94%) Continuous Integration
14 31 (5.58%) Web Development
15 30 (5.40%) Use Case
16 29 (5.22%) UML
16 29 (5.22%) iOS Development
17 27 (4.86%) Risk Management
18 25 (4.50%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 556 (100.00%) Java
2 164 (29.50%) SQL
3 95 (17.09%) JavaScript
4 85 (15.29%) C++
5 45 (8.09%) Perl
6 41 (7.37%) Python
7 34 (6.12%) Scala
8 33 (5.94%) C
9 32 (5.76%) PL/SQL
10 31 (5.58%) C#
11 24 (4.32%) Shell Script
12 22 (3.96%) PHP
13 20 (3.60%) ECMAScript
14 18 (3.24%) Objective-C
15 17 (3.06%) Lua
16 14 (2.52%) Ruby
17 11 (1.98%) ActionScript
18 8 (1.44%) Tcl
19 7 (1.26%) R
20 6 (1.08%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 215 (38.67%) Degree
2 16 (2.88%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.86%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.36%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 15 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.72%) Puppet
3 1 (0.18%) YUM
Vendors
1 96 (17.27%) Oracle
2 58 (10.43%) TIBCO
3 29 (5.22%) Adobe
4 26 (4.68%) Google
5 23 (4.14%) Sybase
6 22 (3.96%) JBoss
7 10 (1.80%) Tableau
7 10 (1.80%) Informatica
8 6 (1.08%) Facebook
8 6 (1.08%) 29West
8 6 (1.08%) IBM
8 6 (1.08%) Microsoft
9 5 (0.90%) Alteryx
10 4 (0.72%) Atlassian
10 4 (0.72%) Calypso
10 4 (0.72%) Perforce
11 3 (0.54%) Dell
11 3 (0.54%) Terracotta
12 2 (0.36%) Twitter
12 2 (0.36%) NCR
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + 25 days holiday + share options
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Share Option Scheme
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + equity
Posted: 2 days ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
OpenBet Technology
Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago