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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 491 402 512
Rank change year-on-year
-89 +110
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 126 296 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.60% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.78% 1.51% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 120 275 115
Average salary £58,250 £57,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.30% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +31.94%
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
16083 19595 17810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.55% 39.88% 40.31%
Number of salaries quoted 13753 16781 15395
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +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 29 May 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 29 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
City of London +13 8 £60,000 +4.34% 7
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £60,000 -
J2SE
England

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 244 (99.59%) Java
2 125 (51.02%) Agile Software Development
3 118 (48.16%) Finance
4 100 (40.82%) Degree
5 99 (40.41%) Spring
6 80 (32.65%) Multithreading
7 77 (31.43%) J2EE
8 75 (30.61%) SQL
9 71 (28.98%) Software Engineering
10 66 (26.94%) Computer Science
11 65 (26.53%) TDD
12 57 (23.27%) OO
13 56 (22.86%) JavaScript
13 56 (22.86%) JUnit
14 54 (22.04%) Oracle
15 50 (20.41%) Low Latency
16 48 (19.59%) Scrum
17 47 (19.18%) Hibernate
18 42 (17.14%) Java EE
18 42 (17.14%) Linux
19 41 (16.73%) Concurrent Programming
20 40 (16.33%) HTML
21 39 (15.92%) CSS
21 39 (15.92%) JDBC
22 36 (14.69%) MongoDB
23 34 (13.88%) Front Office
23 34 (13.88%) XML
24 33 (13.47%) OOP
24 33 (13.47%) JMS
25 32 (13.06%) Selenium

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 (4.90%) MQSeries
1 12 (4.90%) Apache
2 10 (4.08%) Tomcat
3 9 (3.67%) JBoss
4 8 (3.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 5 (2.04%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.63%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.63%) GlassFish
7 3 (1.22%) Node.js
8 2 (0.82%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (0.82%) Alfresco
8 2 (0.82%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.82%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.41%) Mule
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (1.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.82%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.31%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.63%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.67%) Internet
2 8 (3.27%) SMTP
3 5 (2.04%) HTTP
4 3 (1.22%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (1.22%) SNMP
5 1 (0.41%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (14.69%) MongoDB
2 26 (10.61%) Relational Database
2 26 (10.61%) Big Data
3 21 (8.57%) SQL Server
3 21 (8.57%) RDBMS
4 18 (7.35%) MySQL
4 18 (7.35%) NoSQL
5 16 (6.53%) Oracle Database
5 16 (6.53%) Hazelcast
6 14 (5.71%) Neo4j
7 8 (3.27%) Jackrabbit
8 7 (2.86%) Hadoop
8 7 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (1.63%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.63%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (1.63%) HBase
10 2 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.82%) QlikView
10 2 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 56 (22.86%) JUnit
2 32 (13.06%) Selenium
3 30 (12.24%) Cucumber
4 28 (11.43%) Maven
5 25 (10.20%) TestNG
6 22 (8.98%) WebDriver
7 19 (7.76%) Subversion
8 16 (6.53%) Jasmine
9 15 (6.12%) Eclipse
10 14 (5.71%) jMock
10 14 (5.71%) Liquibase
11 12 (4.90%) JSUnit
11 12 (4.90%) FitNesse
12 9 (3.67%) Calabash
12 9 (3.67%) Jenkins
13 8 (3.27%) Git (software)
13 8 (3.27%) Log4j
14 7 (2.86%) NUnit
15 6 (2.45%) IntelliJ
15 6 (2.45%) Gradle
General
1 118 (48.16%) Finance
2 34 (13.88%) Front Office
3 31 (12.65%) Financial Institution
4 29 (11.84%) Games
5 27 (11.02%) Banking
6 10 (4.08%) Publishing
7 4 (1.63%) Retail
7 4 (1.63%) Back Office
8 2 (0.82%) Legal
8 2 (0.82%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.41%) Law
9 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.41%) French Language
Job Titles
1 203 (82.86%) Developer
2 186 (75.92%) Java Developer
3 35 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 27 (11.02%) Senior Java Developer
5 23 (9.39%) Core Java Developer
6 21 (8.57%) Software Engineer
7 19 (7.76%) Java Programmer
7 19 (7.76%) Programmer
8 17 (6.94%) Tester
9 16 (6.53%) Java Software Engineer
10 12 (4.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 8 (3.27%) Analyst
11 8 (3.27%) Automation Tester
12 7 (2.86%) Software Developer
12 7 (2.86%) Developer Analyst
13 6 (2.45%) Java Swing Developer
13 6 (2.45%) Android Developer
14 5 (2.04%) Development Engineer
14 5 (2.04%) Architect
14 5 (2.04%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (40.41%) Spring
2 77 (31.43%) J2EE
3 47 (19.18%) Hibernate
4 42 (17.14%) Java EE
5 40 (16.33%) HTML
6 39 (15.92%) CSS
6 39 (15.92%) JDBC
7 34 (13.88%) XML
8 33 (13.47%) JMS
9 28 (11.43%) JSP
10 27 (11.02%) Apache Camel
10 27 (11.02%) ActiveMQ
11 25 (10.20%) Web Services
12 21 (8.57%) DOM
13 18 (7.35%) JSON
14 17 (6.94%) RESTful
14 17 (6.94%) Struts
15 16 (6.53%) Servlets
15 16 (6.53%) SOAP
15 16 (6.53%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 66 (26.94%) Computer Science
2 30 (12.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 28 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (8.16%) Equities
5 17 (6.94%) Client/Server
6 16 (6.53%) Mathematics
7 14 (5.71%) Public Cloud
8 13 (5.31%) Algorithms
8 13 (5.31%) N-Tier
9 12 (4.90%) Online Games
9 12 (4.90%) Fixed Income
10 10 (4.08%) Data Structures
11 9 (3.67%) User Experience
12 8 (3.27%) Social Network
12 8 (3.27%) Derivative
12 8 (3.27%) Hedge funds
13 7 (2.86%) Mobile App
13 7 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (2.86%) Graphic Design
14 5 (2.04%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 42 (17.14%) Linux
2 32 (13.06%) Android
3 23 (9.39%) Apple iOS
4 21 (8.57%) UNIX
5 16 (6.53%) Windows
6 14 (5.71%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (51.02%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (32.65%) Multithreading
3 71 (28.98%) Software Engineering
4 65 (26.53%) TDD
5 57 (23.27%) OO
6 50 (20.41%) Low Latency
7 48 (19.59%) Scrum
8 41 (16.73%) Concurrent Programming
9 33 (13.47%) OOP
10 30 (12.24%) SDLC
11 23 (9.39%) Test Automation
12 18 (7.35%) Unit Testing
13 15 (6.12%) Android Development
13 15 (6.12%) Open Source
14 14 (5.71%) Algorithmic Trading
14 14 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (5.31%) Performance Analysis
16 12 (4.90%) Web Application Development
17 11 (4.49%) Automated Testing
17 11 (4.49%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 244 (99.59%) Java
2 75 (30.61%) SQL
3 56 (22.86%) JavaScript
4 27 (11.02%) C#
5 24 (9.80%) PL/SQL
6 17 (6.94%) Ruby
7 14 (5.71%) Python
7 14 (5.71%) ActionScript
7 14 (5.71%) Lua
7 14 (5.71%) Scala
8 13 (5.31%) C++
8 13 (5.31%) C
9 8 (3.27%) ECMAScript
10 7 (2.86%) Perl
11 5 (2.04%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.22%) Groovy
13 2 (0.82%) XPath
14 1 (0.41%) VBA
14 1 (0.41%) PHP
14 1 (0.41%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 100 (40.82%) Degree
2 4 (1.63%) SC Cleared
2 4 (1.63%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.22%) PhD
4 2 (0.82%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.41%) Brainbench
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.67%) QA
2 3 (1.22%) EMIR
2 3 (1.22%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 3 (1.22%) Docker
1 3 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (1.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.82%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (0.82%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 54 (22.04%) Oracle
2 18 (7.35%) Terracotta
3 16 (6.53%) IBM
4 15 (6.12%) TIBCO
5 14 (5.71%) Google
6 8 (3.27%) Adobe
7 7 (2.86%) StreamBase
8 4 (1.63%) Endeca
9 3 (1.22%) VMware
10 2 (0.82%) Microsoft
10 2 (0.82%) BMC
10 2 (0.82%) Informatica
10 2 (0.82%) Cognos
10 2 (0.82%) Business Objects
10 2 (0.82%) Sybase
10 2 (0.82%) Tableau
10 2 (0.82%) Birst
11 1 (0.41%) Facebook
11 1 (0.41%) Twitter
11 1 (0.41%) Rackspace
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £85k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £50k to £85k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 3 days ago
London
GreySpark
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago