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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 370 448 328
Rank change year-on-year
+78 -120
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 282 170 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.59% 0.38% 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.57% 0.96% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 273 158 341
Average salary £57,500 £62,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
18005 17705 20777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.94% 39.40% 40.91%
Number of salaries quoted 15394 15207 18461
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 £35,000
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
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 22 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 22 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 -21 30 £53,750 -10.41% 18
Teddington -5 7 £27,500 -
New Malden -1 6 £27,500 -
Wimbledon -5 6 £27,500 -
Surbiton - 5 £39,000 -
J2SE
England

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 564 (100.00%) Java
2 262 (46.45%) Software Engineering
3 248 (43.97%) Finance
4 228 (40.43%) Degree
5 208 (36.88%) OO
6 196 (34.75%) Multithreading
7 180 (31.91%) J2EE
8 160 (28.37%) SQL
9 135 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
10 131 (23.23%) Computer Science
11 130 (23.05%) Banking
12 127 (22.52%) Low Latency
13 116 (20.57%) Spring
14 110 (19.50%) TDD
15 107 (18.97%) Linux
16 100 (17.73%) Oracle
17 98 (17.38%) JavaScript
18 96 (17.02%) Maven
18 96 (17.02%) Android
19 92 (16.31%) C++
19 92 (16.31%) JUnit
20 88 (15.60%) UNIX
20 88 (15.60%) Hibernate
21 82 (14.54%) Relational Database
22 79 (14.01%) OOP
22 79 (14.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
23 77 (13.65%) HTML
24 76 (13.48%) Android Development
25 75 (13.30%) Big Data
26 74 (13.12%) CSS

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 48 (8.51%) Apache
2 39 (6.91%) Tomcat
3 33 (5.85%) Adobe CQ
4 27 (4.79%) Confluence
5 16 (2.84%) Jetty
6 15 (2.66%) WebSphere
7 11 (1.95%) TIBCO EMS
8 10 (1.77%) Node.js
9 7 (1.24%) MQSeries
10 5 (0.89%) Mule
10 5 (0.89%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.71%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (0.71%) CMS
11 4 (0.71%) Alfresco
12 3 (0.53%) GlassFish
12 3 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.35%) Apache Pig
14 1 (0.18%) GemFire
14 1 (0.18%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.18%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (0.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (0.71%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.35%) SaaS
3 1 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.18%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.26%) SMTP
2 23 (4.08%) TCP/IP
3 18 (3.19%) Internet
4 17 (3.01%) HTTP
5 12 (2.13%) GSM
5 12 (2.13%) VoIP
6 8 (1.42%) SSH
6 8 (1.42%) SSL
7 5 (0.89%) Multicast
8 2 (0.35%) SAN
9 1 (0.18%) NAS
9 1 (0.18%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (14.54%) Relational Database
2 75 (13.30%) Big Data
3 74 (13.12%) RDBMS
4 61 (10.82%) NoSQL
5 55 (9.75%) SQL Server
6 41 (7.27%) MongoDB
7 40 (7.09%) MySQL
8 32 (5.67%) Hadoop
9 24 (4.26%) Jackrabbit
10 19 (3.37%) Apache Cassandra
10 19 (3.37%) DB2
11 15 (2.66%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (1.95%) Apache Hive
13 10 (1.77%) QlikView
13 10 (1.77%) Impala
14 9 (1.60%) Oracle Database
14 9 (1.60%) OLTP
15 8 (1.42%) Informix
16 7 (1.24%) Oracle Database 10g
16 7 (1.24%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 96 (17.02%) Maven
2 92 (16.31%) JUnit
3 54 (9.57%) Jenkins
4 53 (9.40%) Subversion
5 46 (8.16%) Git (software)
6 31 (5.50%) JIRA
7 24 (4.26%) Log4j
7 24 (4.26%) Cucumber
8 18 (3.19%) Ant
9 14 (2.48%) Eclipse
9 14 (2.48%) JBehave
10 13 (2.30%) Selenium
11 12 (2.13%) Jasmine
11 12 (2.13%) WebDriver
12 11 (1.95%) Robotium
12 11 (1.95%) VisualVM
13 9 (1.60%) Karma Test Runner
14 8 (1.42%) CruiseControl
15 7 (1.24%) TeamCity
16 6 (1.06%) Mercurial
General
1 248 (43.97%) Finance
2 130 (23.05%) Banking
3 57 (10.11%) Investment Banking
4 55 (9.75%) Front Office
5 49 (8.69%) Games
6 29 (5.14%) Publishing
6 29 (5.14%) Telecoms
7 11 (1.95%) Financial Institution
8 9 (1.60%) Billing
9 8 (1.42%) Marketing
10 4 (0.71%) Advertising
10 4 (0.71%) Back Office
11 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.18%) Electronics
11 1 (0.18%) Law
11 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.18%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 521 (92.38%) Developer
2 463 (82.09%) Java Developer
3 66 (11.70%) Senior Developer
4 61 (10.82%) Senior Java Developer
5 39 (6.91%) Android Developer
6 30 (5.32%) Junior
7 29 (5.14%) Software Engineer
8 28 (4.96%) Junior Developer
9 26 (4.61%) Java Software Engineer
10 23 (4.08%) Java Programmer
10 23 (4.08%) Programmer
11 19 (3.37%) Junior Java Developer
12 17 (3.01%) Software Developer
12 17 (3.01%) Consultant
13 16 (2.84%) Java Software Developer
13 16 (2.84%) Graduate Developer
13 16 (2.84%) Graduate
14 14 (2.48%) Graduate Java Developer
15 9 (1.60%) Senior Consultant
15 9 (1.60%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (31.91%) J2EE
2 116 (20.57%) Spring
3 88 (15.60%) Hibernate
4 77 (13.65%) HTML
5 74 (13.12%) CSS
6 73 (12.94%) XML
7 61 (10.82%) JSP
8 59 (10.46%) Web Services
9 57 (10.11%) Servlets
10 54 (9.57%) JMS
11 38 (6.74%) DOM
11 38 (6.74%) Ajax
12 37 (6.56%) Swing
13 34 (6.03%) JSF
14 32 (5.67%) JPA
14 32 (5.67%) XSL
15 31 (5.50%) REST
16 30 (5.32%) XHTML
17 28 (4.96%) Guice
18 27 (4.79%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 131 (23.23%) Computer Science
2 79 (14.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 45 (7.98%) Client/Server
4 38 (6.74%) Equities
5 35 (6.21%) Mathematics
6 28 (4.96%) Mobile App
7 26 (4.61%) Fixed Income
8 24 (4.26%) Derivative
8 24 (4.26%) Open Source
9 22 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
10 19 (3.37%) Spread Betting
11 16 (2.84%) Visualisation
12 12 (2.13%) Equity Derivative
12 12 (2.13%) Handset
12 12 (2.13%) Hedge funds
13 10 (1.77%) Social Network
14 9 (1.60%) Physics
15 8 (1.42%) Artificial Intelligence
16 6 (1.06%) Statistics
16 6 (1.06%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 107 (18.97%) Linux
2 96 (17.02%) Android
3 88 (15.60%) UNIX
4 50 (8.87%) Windows
5 42 (7.45%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.53%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (0.53%) Debian
6 3 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (0.53%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 262 (46.45%) Software Engineering
2 208 (36.88%) OO
3 196 (34.75%) Multithreading
4 135 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
5 127 (22.52%) Low Latency
6 110 (19.50%) TDD
7 79 (14.01%) OOP
8 76 (13.48%) Android Development
9 56 (9.93%) Algorithmic Trading
10 55 (9.75%) Scrum
11 48 (8.51%) OOD
12 36 (6.38%) Web Development
12 36 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
13 35 (6.21%) Use Case
14 34 (6.03%) Business Intelligence
15 33 (5.85%) iOS Development
16 32 (5.67%) UML
17 28 (4.96%) Performance Tuning
18 27 (4.79%) BDD
19 25 (4.43%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 564 (100.00%) Java
2 160 (28.37%) SQL
3 98 (17.38%) JavaScript
4 92 (16.31%) C++
5 44 (7.80%) Python
6 42 (7.45%) Perl
7 33 (5.85%) C
7 33 (5.85%) Scala
8 31 (5.50%) C#
9 28 (4.96%) PL/SQL
10 24 (4.26%) ECMAScript
11 22 (3.90%) PHP
12 20 (3.55%) Shell Script
13 18 (3.19%) Objective-C
14 17 (3.01%) Lua
15 14 (2.48%) Ruby
16 11 (1.95%) ActionScript
17 8 (1.42%) Tcl
18 7 (1.24%) R
19 6 (1.06%) XPath
Qualifications
1 228 (40.43%) Degree
2 21 (3.72%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.35%) HDFS
2 1 (0.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.71%) Puppet
3 1 (0.18%) YUM
Vendors
1 100 (17.73%) Oracle
2 50 (8.87%) TIBCO
3 32 (5.67%) Adobe
4 28 (4.96%) Google
5 20 (3.55%) Sybase
6 17 (3.01%) JBoss
7 10 (1.77%) Informatica
7 10 (1.77%) Tableau
8 8 (1.42%) 29West
9 6 (1.06%) IBM
9 6 (1.06%) Microsoft
9 6 (1.06%) Facebook
10 5 (0.89%) Alteryx
11 4 (0.71%) Perforce
11 4 (0.71%) Calypso
11 4 (0.71%) Terracotta
12 3 (0.53%) Dell
12 3 (0.53%) Sun
13 2 (0.35%) NCR
13 2 (0.35%) Atlassian
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Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
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Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £75000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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