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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 428 478 299
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -179
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 249 137 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.50% 0.30% 0.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.23% 0.74% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 230 122 442
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £100,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
20239 18569 22897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 40.27% 40.13% 40.82%
Number of salaries quoted 17064 16177 20508
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -5 34 £60,000 - 8
Chiswick - 6 £40,500 -
Teddington +12 3 £37,500 +11.11%
Uxbridge - 3 - - 1
Chessington -2 1 £55,000 +7.84%
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £55,000 -
J2SE
England

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 400 (100.00%) Java
2 219 (54.75%) Finance
3 165 (41.25%) Multithreading
4 132 (33.00%) SQL
5 121 (30.25%) Software Engineering
6 118 (29.50%) Spring
7 103 (25.75%) J2EE
8 101 (25.25%) Low Latency
9 96 (24.00%) OO
10 95 (23.75%) Degree
11 94 (23.50%) Oracle
12 89 (22.25%) TDD
13 84 (21.00%) UNIX
14 79 (19.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 76 (19.00%) Banking
16 68 (17.00%) Computer Science
17 67 (16.75%) Agile Software Development
18 64 (16.00%) Relational Database
19 62 (15.50%) Maven
19 62 (15.50%) Linux
20 61 (15.25%) JMS
21 59 (14.75%) Swing
22 56 (14.00%) Hibernate
23 53 (13.25%) Big Data
24 52 (13.00%) JavaScript
24 52 (13.00%) CSS
25 51 (12.75%) Tomcat
25 51 (12.75%) TIBCO
26 46 (11.50%) HTML
26 46 (11.50%) SQL Server

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 51 (12.75%) Tomcat
2 17 (4.25%) Apache
3 14 (3.50%) WebSphere
4 13 (3.25%) WebLogic
5 11 (2.75%) Confluence
6 10 (2.50%) Adobe CQ
7 9 (2.25%) Oracle Coherence
8 8 (2.00%) Apache Pig
9 7 (1.75%) MQSeries
10 5 (1.25%) CMS
10 5 (1.25%) Jetty
11 4 (1.00%) TIBCO EMS
12 2 (0.50%) Alfresco
13 1 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.25%) GemFire
Applications
1 8 (2.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.25%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.25%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.00%) SaaS
3 3 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.25%) TCP/IP
2 14 (3.50%) HTTP
3 13 (3.25%) Internet
4 6 (1.50%) SSH
4 6 (1.50%) SSL
5 5 (1.25%) SMTP
6 4 (1.00%) GSM
6 4 (1.00%) VoIP
6 4 (1.00%) Multicast
7 3 (0.75%) Intranet
8 1 (0.25%) SAN
8 1 (0.25%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (16.00%) Relational Database
2 53 (13.25%) Big Data
3 46 (11.50%) SQL Server
4 38 (9.50%) RDBMS
5 27 (6.75%) NoSQL
6 22 (5.50%) MongoDB
7 20 (5.00%) Hadoop
8 15 (3.75%) MySQL
9 12 (3.00%) Apache Hive
10 11 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (2.25%) DB2
12 8 (2.00%) HBase
13 7 (1.75%) OLTP
13 7 (1.75%) KDB
14 6 (1.50%) Informix
15 5 (1.25%) Jackrabbit
15 5 (1.25%) InterSystems Cache
15 5 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
16 3 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 2 (0.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 62 (15.50%) Maven
2 40 (10.00%) Subversion
3 26 (6.50%) Git (software)
4 25 (6.25%) Jenkins
5 24 (6.00%) Hudson
5 24 (6.00%) JUnit
6 23 (5.75%) Eclipse
7 10 (2.50%) Ant
8 8 (2.00%) JIRA
9 6 (1.50%) CruiseControl
10 5 (1.25%) Log4j
11 4 (1.00%) IntelliJ
11 4 (1.00%) VisualVM
11 4 (1.00%) FishEye
11 4 (1.00%) Robotium
12 2 (0.50%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.50%) Cucumber
13 1 (0.25%) Apache Continuum
13 1 (0.25%) Mercurial
13 1 (0.25%) Mockito
General
1 219 (54.75%) Finance
2 76 (19.00%) Banking
3 44 (11.00%) Front Office
4 30 (7.50%) Investment Banking
5 21 (5.25%) Games
6 13 (3.25%) Telecoms
7 9 (2.25%) Publishing
8 7 (1.75%) Financial Institution
8 7 (1.75%) Back Office
9 6 (1.50%) Marketing
10 5 (1.25%) Law
11 4 (1.00%) Billing
12 1 (0.25%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 359 (89.75%) Developer
2 329 (82.25%) Java Developer
3 57 (14.25%) Senior Developer
4 55 (13.75%) Senior Java Developer
5 28 (7.00%) Architect
6 25 (6.25%) Programmer
6 25 (6.25%) Java Programmer
7 14 (3.50%) Android Developer
8 13 (3.25%) Senior Architect
8 13 (3.25%) Software Engineer
9 12 (3.00%) Consultant
9 12 (3.00%) Java Software Engineer
9 12 (3.00%) Java Architect
10 11 (2.75%) Junior Developer
10 11 (2.75%) Junior
11 9 (2.25%) Junior Java Developer
11 9 (2.25%) Senior Java Architect
11 9 (2.25%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 8 (2.00%) Ajax Developer
13 6 (1.50%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (29.50%) Spring
2 103 (25.75%) J2EE
3 61 (15.25%) JMS
4 59 (14.75%) Swing
5 56 (14.00%) Hibernate
6 52 (13.00%) CSS
7 46 (11.50%) HTML
8 37 (9.25%) Ajax
9 33 (8.25%) XML
10 32 (8.00%) jQuery
11 29 (7.25%) JSON
11 29 (7.25%) JSP
12 27 (6.75%) Web Services
13 24 (6.00%) Spring Integration
14 22 (5.50%) CORBA
14 22 (5.50%) GWT
15 19 (4.75%) REST
15 19 (4.75%) Dojo
15 19 (4.75%) Servlets
16 18 (4.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 79 (19.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 68 (17.00%) Computer Science
3 36 (9.00%) Derivative
4 33 (8.25%) Enterprise Software
5 23 (5.75%) Open Source
6 22 (5.50%) Mathematics
7 18 (4.50%) Mobile App
8 16 (4.00%) Equities
8 16 (4.00%) Fixed Income
9 15 (3.75%) Client/Server
9 15 (3.75%) Artificial Intelligence
10 13 (3.25%) Hedge funds
11 11 (2.75%) Spread Betting
12 9 (2.25%) Equity Derivative
12 9 (2.25%) Statistics
13 8 (2.00%) Social Network
14 7 (1.75%) Inversion of Control
14 7 (1.75%) Management Information System
15 6 (1.50%) Physics
16 5 (1.25%) Machine Learning
Operating Systems
1 84 (21.00%) UNIX
2 62 (15.50%) Linux
3 29 (7.25%) Android
4 15 (3.75%) Apple iOS
4 15 (3.75%) Windows
5 4 (1.00%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (41.25%) Multithreading
2 121 (30.25%) Software Engineering
3 101 (25.25%) Low Latency
4 96 (24.00%) OO
5 89 (22.25%) TDD
6 67 (16.75%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (9.50%) Performance Tuning
8 34 (8.50%) Algorithmic Trading
9 32 (8.00%) Scrum
10 28 (7.00%) Continuous Integration
11 26 (6.50%) OOP
12 24 (6.00%) Data Modelling
13 23 (5.75%) Unit Testing
14 22 (5.50%) Dependency Injection
14 22 (5.50%) Pair Programming
15 21 (5.25%) Risk Management
16 20 (5.00%) OOD
16 20 (5.00%) BDD
17 19 (4.75%) SOA
17 19 (4.75%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 400 (100.00%) Java
2 132 (33.00%) SQL
3 52 (13.00%) JavaScript
4 39 (9.75%) PL/SQL
5 21 (5.25%) C++
5 21 (5.25%) Shell Script
5 21 (5.25%) Scala
6 20 (5.00%) Perl
7 17 (4.25%) C#
8 12 (3.00%) Python
9 10 (2.50%) C
10 7 (1.75%) PHP
10 7 (1.75%) Objective-C
11 6 (1.50%) ActionScript
11 6 (1.50%) Tcl
12 5 (1.25%) ECMAScript
13 4 (1.00%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.75%) Clojure
14 3 (0.75%) Lua
15 2 (0.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 95 (23.75%) Degree
2 7 (1.75%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.25%) Platform Symphony
1 1 (0.25%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 4 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 94 (23.50%) Oracle
2 51 (12.75%) TIBCO
3 22 (5.50%) Google
3 22 (5.50%) JBoss
4 15 (3.75%) F5
5 14 (3.50%) Sybase
6 11 (2.75%) Adobe
7 5 (1.25%) IBM
8 4 (1.00%) Atlassian
8 4 (1.00%) FatWire
9 3 (0.75%) Twitter
10 2 (0.50%) 29West
10 2 (0.50%) Informatica
10 2 (0.50%) NCR
11 1 (0.25%) Microsoft
11 1 (0.25%) Business Objects
11 1 (0.25%) SAP
11 1 (0.25%) Facebook
11 1 (0.25%) Terracotta
11 1 (0.25%) Sencha
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Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
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Salary: 35,000
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Competitive Salary and Company Benefits
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Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum
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Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus+ benefits+training
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + training
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Salary: £42000 - £52000 per annum
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City, London
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Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
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CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + Excellent package
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City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
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