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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 387 539 509
Rank change year-on-year
+152 -30
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 268 102 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.65% 0.25% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.68% 0.70% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 245 85 145
Average salary £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £41,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £88,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+15.55% +12.50%
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
15918 14633 17510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 38.76% 35.75% 41.34%
Number of salaries quoted 13946 12516 14616
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +82 40 £70,000 +27.27% 13
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £52,500 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £65,000 -
J2SE
England

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 485 (100.00%) Java
2 259 (53.40%) Finance
3 235 (48.45%) Agile Software Development
4 199 (41.03%) Software Engineering
5 166 (34.23%) SQL
6 161 (33.20%) Multithreading
7 151 (31.13%) Spring
8 142 (29.28%) Degree
9 122 (25.15%) Low Latency
10 117 (24.12%) Front Office
11 111 (22.89%) JUnit
12 109 (22.47%) Computer Science
13 107 (22.06%) Concurrent Programming
14 103 (21.24%) J2EE
15 101 (20.82%) OO
16 98 (20.21%) Banking
17 97 (20.00%) Maven
18 93 (19.18%) XML
19 87 (17.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 82 (16.91%) Linux
21 80 (16.49%) TDD
21 80 (16.49%) Mathematics
22 75 (15.46%) Git (software)
23 72 (14.85%) Continuous Integration
24 69 (14.23%) JDBC
25 68 (14.02%) Unix
26 67 (13.81%) MongoDB
27 65 (13.40%) HTML
27 65 (13.40%) JavaScript
27 65 (13.40%) Hibernate

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 38 (7.84%) Tomcat
2 35 (7.22%) JBoss
3 33 (6.80%) Apache
4 29 (5.98%) Apache Spark
5 25 (5.15%) WebLogic
6 18 (3.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 18 (3.71%) Apache Pig
7 15 (3.09%) Alfresco
8 14 (2.89%) CMS
8 14 (2.89%) Liferay
8 14 (2.89%) Magnolia
9 8 (1.65%) Apache Solr
9 8 (1.65%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.62%) GemFire
11 2 (0.41%) Mule
11 2 (0.41%) Mule ESB
11 2 (0.41%) Oracle Coherence
12 1 (0.21%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (0.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (2.47%) Oracle 11i
2 10 (2.06%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.12%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.65%) Heroku
2 8 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.44%) Force.com
4 6 (1.24%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (1.24%) Google Compute Engine
5 5 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.41%) GitHub
6 2 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (5.15%) Multicast
2 15 (3.09%) HTTP
3 14 (2.89%) Internet
4 4 (0.82%) SMTP
5 2 (0.41%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.21%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (13.81%) MongoDB
2 44 (9.07%) Hadoop
3 39 (8.04%) NoSQL
4 38 (7.84%) Big Data
5 36 (7.42%) Relational Database
6 27 (5.57%) Neo4j
7 20 (4.12%) Oracle Database
7 20 (4.12%) RDBMS
8 18 (3.71%) Apache Hive
8 18 (3.71%) DB2
8 18 (3.71%) Jackrabbit
9 17 (3.51%) Hazelcast
10 16 (3.30%) Apache Cassandra
11 12 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (2.47%) Oracle Database 10g
11 12 (2.47%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 12 (2.47%) Oracle9i Database
12 11 (2.27%) MySQL
13 10 (2.06%) OLAP
14 8 (1.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 111 (22.89%) JUnit
2 97 (20.00%) Maven
3 75 (15.46%) Git (software)
4 40 (8.25%) Eclipse
5 39 (8.04%) Gradle
6 38 (7.84%) IntelliJ
7 35 (7.22%) Selenium
8 34 (7.01%) JIRA
9 31 (6.39%) Subversion
10 18 (3.71%) Mockito
11 11 (2.27%) Cucumber
12 9 (1.86%) TestNG
12 9 (1.86%) WebDriver
13 6 (1.24%) FitNesse
13 6 (1.24%) Talend Open Studio
14 4 (0.82%) Jenkins
14 4 (0.82%) Log4j
15 2 (0.41%) Gerrit
15 2 (0.41%) Jasmine
15 2 (0.41%) Liquibase
General
1 259 (53.40%) Finance
2 117 (24.12%) Front Office
3 98 (20.21%) Banking
4 42 (8.66%) Games
5 24 (4.95%) Telecoms
6 19 (3.92%) Publishing
7 17 (3.51%) Investment Banking
7 17 (3.51%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (1.24%) Back Office
9 4 (0.82%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.62%) Law
11 1 (0.21%) Legal
11 1 (0.21%) Marketing
11 1 (0.21%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 410 (84.54%) Developer
2 392 (80.82%) Java Developer
3 65 (13.40%) Senior Developer
4 60 (12.37%) Senior Java Developer
5 41 (8.45%) Architect
6 38 (7.84%) Java Software Developer
6 38 (7.84%) Technical Architect
7 34 (7.01%) Front Office Developer
8 33 (6.80%) Core Java Developer
9 31 (6.39%) Agile Developer
9 31 (6.39%) Agile Java Developer
10 28 (5.77%) Graduate
10 28 (5.77%) Graduate Java Developer
11 25 (5.15%) Graduate Developer
11 25 (5.15%) Software Developer
12 22 (4.54%) Software Architect
13 21 (4.33%) Java Architect
14 20 (4.12%) Junior
15 18 (3.71%) Java Technical Architect
16 17 (3.51%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (31.13%) Spring
2 103 (21.24%) J2EE
3 93 (19.18%) XML
4 69 (14.23%) JDBC
5 65 (13.40%) Hibernate
5 65 (13.40%) HTML
6 60 (12.37%) Web Services
7 59 (12.16%) JMS
8 55 (11.34%) SOAP
9 52 (10.72%) REST
10 48 (9.90%) JSON
11 46 (9.48%) HTML5
12 45 (9.28%) FIX Protocol
12 45 (9.28%) XSL
13 40 (8.25%) CSS
14 37 (7.63%) JSP
15 36 (7.42%) EJB
16 32 (6.60%) Java SE
17 29 (5.98%) XSLT
18 26 (5.36%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 109 (22.47%) Computer Science
2 87 (17.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 80 (16.49%) Mathematics
4 47 (9.69%) Algorithms
5 42 (8.66%) Hedge funds
6 41 (8.45%) Equities
7 34 (7.01%) N-Tier
8 29 (5.98%) Data Structures
9 19 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (3.30%) Online Games
11 13 (2.68%) Fixed Income
12 12 (2.47%) Applied Mathematics
13 11 (2.27%) Client/Server
13 11 (2.27%) Data Integration
13 11 (2.27%) Derivative
14 10 (2.06%) Statistics
14 10 (2.06%) Streaming Video
15 8 (1.65%) Tandem
15 8 (1.65%) User Experience
16 7 (1.44%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 82 (16.91%) Linux
2 68 (14.02%) Unix
3 25 (5.15%) Android
4 17 (3.51%) Apple iOS
5 11 (2.27%) Windows
6 2 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (48.45%) Agile Software Development
2 199 (41.03%) Software Engineering
3 161 (33.20%) Multithreading
4 122 (25.15%) Low Latency
5 107 (22.06%) Concurrent Programming
6 101 (20.82%) OO
7 80 (16.49%) TDD
8 72 (14.85%) Continuous Integration
9 58 (11.96%) OOP
9 58 (11.96%) Scrum
10 47 (9.69%) Open Source
11 41 (8.45%) OOD
12 37 (7.63%) Algorithmic Trading
12 37 (7.63%) Mentoring
12 37 (7.63%) Unit Testing
13 33 (6.80%) SDLC
14 32 (6.60%) Proprietary Trading
15 30 (6.19%) High Availability
16 29 (5.98%) Software Architecture
17 27 (5.57%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 485 (100.00%) Java
2 166 (34.23%) SQL
3 65 (13.40%) JavaScript
4 59 (12.16%) Scala
5 31 (6.39%) C++
6 27 (5.57%) C#
7 26 (5.36%) XPath
8 24 (4.95%) Python
9 15 (3.09%) Groovy
10 11 (2.27%) Ruby
11 8 (1.65%) Lua
12 7 (1.44%) Apex Code
13 6 (1.24%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.03%) Perl
15 4 (0.82%) ECMAScript
15 4 (0.82%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.62%) ActionScript
17 2 (0.41%) Bash Shell
17 2 (0.41%) MATLAB
17 2 (0.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 142 (29.28%) Degree
2 25 (5.15%) SC Cleared
2 25 (5.15%) Security Cleared
3 15 (3.09%) PhD
4 14 (2.89%) Sun Certification
5 12 (2.47%) Brainbench
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.82%) QA
2 1 (0.21%) MiFID
System Software
1 24 (4.95%) Docker
2 10 (2.06%) HDFS
3 6 (1.24%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 26 (5.36%) Puppet
2 6 (1.24%) Ambari
2 6 (1.24%) Oozie
3 2 (0.41%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 42 (8.66%) TIBCO
2 34 (7.01%) Oracle
3 24 (4.95%) webMethods
4 21 (4.33%) Sybase
5 18 (3.71%) StreamBase
6 13 (2.68%) Sun
7 10 (2.06%) PTC
8 7 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (1.24%) Cloudera
9 6 (1.24%) Google
9 6 (1.24%) Hortonworks
9 6 (1.24%) Talend
10 4 (0.82%) Adobe
11 3 (0.62%) DataSynapse
12 2 (0.41%) Currenex
12 2 (0.41%) HP
12 2 (0.41%) Microsoft
12 2 (0.41%) Pegasus
12 2 (0.41%) Terracotta
13 1 (0.21%) Cognizant
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000 per annum + Leading Bonus, Pens etc
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45K - 65K+ & an Outstanding Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum 100% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + bonus +benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago