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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 423 435 335
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -100
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 223 206 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.49% 0.46% 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.30% 1.16% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 214 194 334
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 £37,500 £39,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,250 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +16.56%
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
17187 17833 20520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.46% 39.94% 40.71%
Number of salaries quoted 14647 15350 18184
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 September 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 September 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 -27 32 £55,000 -8.33% 13
Teddington -6 4 £27,500 +4.76%
New Malden -7 3 £27,500 -
Wimbledon -8 3 £27,500 -
Surbiton - 3 £39,000 -
J2SE
England

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 540 (100.00%) Java
2 256 (47.41%) Software Engineering
3 241 (44.63%) Finance
4 227 (42.04%) Degree
5 218 (40.37%) Agile Software Development
6 209 (38.70%) OO
7 188 (34.81%) Multithreading
8 175 (32.41%) J2EE
9 153 (28.33%) SQL
10 131 (24.26%) Computer Science
11 127 (23.52%) Spring
12 123 (22.78%) Low Latency
13 119 (22.04%) Banking
14 109 (20.19%) TDD
15 97 (17.96%) Maven
15 97 (17.96%) Linux
16 95 (17.59%) JavaScript
16 95 (17.59%) JUnit
16 95 (17.59%) Android
17 93 (17.22%) C++
18 92 (17.04%) Oracle
19 91 (16.85%) Hibernate
20 85 (15.74%) OOP
21 78 (14.44%) HTML
22 76 (14.07%) XML
23 74 (13.70%) Relational Database
24 73 (13.52%) Android Development
24 73 (13.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
25 70 (12.96%) CSS
25 70 (12.96%) UNIX

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (8.15%) Apache
2 37 (6.85%) Tomcat
3 32 (5.93%) Adobe CQ
4 22 (4.07%) Confluence
5 17 (3.15%) WebSphere
6 14 (2.59%) Jetty
7 11 (2.04%) TIBCO EMS
7 11 (2.04%) MQSeries
8 10 (1.85%) Node.js
9 5 (0.93%) Mule
10 4 (0.74%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.74%) CMS
10 4 (0.74%) Oracle Workflow
10 4 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.74%) Alfresco
11 3 (0.56%) GlassFish
12 2 (0.37%) GemFire
13 1 (0.19%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.19%) Apache Pig
13 1 (0.19%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (0.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.37%) SaaS
3 1 (0.19%) Heroku
3 1 (0.19%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.19%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.44%) SMTP
2 16 (2.96%) TCP/IP
3 15 (2.78%) Internet
4 14 (2.59%) HTTP
5 10 (1.85%) GSM
5 10 (1.85%) VoIP
6 5 (0.93%) SSH
6 5 (0.93%) SSL
7 4 (0.74%) Multicast
8 2 (0.37%) SAN
8 2 (0.37%) AMQP
9 1 (0.19%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (13.70%) Relational Database
2 68 (12.59%) RDBMS
2 68 (12.59%) Big Data
3 66 (12.22%) NoSQL
4 50 (9.26%) SQL Server
5 47 (8.70%) MongoDB
6 38 (7.04%) MySQL
7 31 (5.74%) Hadoop
8 24 (4.44%) Jackrabbit
9 20 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
10 16 (2.96%) DB2
11 12 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (1.85%) Impala
12 10 (1.85%) QlikView
13 9 (1.67%) Apache Hive
13 9 (1.67%) Neo4j
13 9 (1.67%) Oracle Database
13 9 (1.67%) Hazelcast
14 7 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
14 7 (1.30%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 97 (17.96%) Maven
2 95 (17.59%) JUnit
3 46 (8.52%) Subversion
4 45 (8.33%) Git (software)
5 43 (7.96%) Jenkins
6 28 (5.19%) JIRA
7 26 (4.81%) Cucumber
8 24 (4.44%) Log4j
9 17 (3.15%) Selenium
10 15 (2.78%) Ant
10 15 (2.78%) Eclipse
11 14 (2.59%) Jasmine
11 14 (2.59%) JBehave
11 14 (2.59%) WebDriver
12 9 (1.67%) VisualVM
12 9 (1.67%) Karma Test Runner
12 9 (1.67%) Robotium
13 7 (1.30%) TestNG
14 6 (1.11%) Bitbucket
14 6 (1.11%) Mercurial
General
1 241 (44.63%) Finance
2 119 (22.04%) Banking
3 52 (9.63%) Games
3 52 (9.63%) Investment Banking
4 51 (9.44%) Front Office
5 29 (5.37%) Publishing
6 26 (4.81%) Telecoms
7 10 (1.85%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.48%) Billing
8 8 (1.48%) Marketing
9 4 (0.74%) Back Office
9 4 (0.74%) Advertising
10 2 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.19%) Electronics
11 1 (0.19%) Law
11 1 (0.19%) Legal
11 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 498 (92.22%) Developer
2 445 (82.41%) Java Developer
3 62 (11.48%) Senior Developer
4 57 (10.56%) Senior Java Developer
5 33 (6.11%) Android Developer
6 29 (5.37%) Junior
7 27 (5.00%) Junior Developer
7 27 (5.00%) Software Engineer
8 24 (4.44%) Java Software Engineer
9 20 (3.70%) Junior Java Developer
10 18 (3.33%) Programmer
10 18 (3.33%) Java Programmer
11 16 (2.96%) Graduate Developer
11 16 (2.96%) Consultant
11 16 (2.96%) Graduate
12 15 (2.78%) Software Developer
13 14 (2.59%) Java Software Developer
13 14 (2.59%) Graduate Java Developer
14 10 (1.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 9 (1.67%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (32.41%) J2EE
2 127 (23.52%) Spring
3 91 (16.85%) Hibernate
4 78 (14.44%) HTML
5 76 (14.07%) XML
6 70 (12.96%) CSS
7 62 (11.48%) Web Services
8 59 (10.93%) JMS
8 59 (10.93%) JSP
9 56 (10.37%) Servlets
10 37 (6.85%) DOM
11 35 (6.48%) JSF
11 35 (6.48%) Ajax
11 35 (6.48%) XSL
12 34 (6.30%) Swing
13 31 (5.74%) JDBC
13 31 (5.74%) JPA
14 29 (5.37%) XHTML
15 27 (5.00%) OSGi
15 27 (5.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 131 (24.26%) Computer Science
2 73 (13.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 41 (7.59%) Client/Server
4 40 (7.41%) Equities
5 31 (5.74%) Mathematics
6 26 (4.81%) Mobile App
7 23 (4.26%) Open Source
8 21 (3.89%) Spread Betting
8 21 (3.89%) Derivative
9 20 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
10 19 (3.52%) Fixed Income
11 18 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
12 16 (2.96%) Visualisation
13 14 (2.59%) Equity Derivative
14 12 (2.22%) Hedge funds
15 10 (1.85%) Handset
15 10 (1.85%) Physics
16 8 (1.48%) N-Tier
17 6 (1.11%) Social Network
17 6 (1.11%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 97 (17.96%) Linux
2 95 (17.59%) Android
3 70 (12.96%) UNIX
4 49 (9.07%) Windows
5 46 (8.52%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.93%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (0.56%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (0.56%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.56%) Debian
8 2 (0.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 256 (47.41%) Software Engineering
2 218 (40.37%) Agile Software Development
3 209 (38.70%) OO
4 188 (34.81%) Multithreading
5 123 (22.78%) Low Latency
6 109 (20.19%) TDD
7 85 (15.74%) OOP
8 73 (13.52%) Android Development
9 57 (10.56%) Scrum
10 49 (9.07%) OOD
11 47 (8.70%) Algorithmic Trading
12 37 (6.85%) Web Development
13 35 (6.48%) iOS Development
14 34 (6.30%) Use Case
15 32 (5.93%) UML
16 30 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
17 28 (5.19%) Continuous Integration
18 26 (4.81%) BDD
19 23 (4.26%) Performance Tuning
20 22 (4.07%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 540 (100.00%) Java
2 153 (28.33%) SQL
3 95 (17.59%) JavaScript
4 93 (17.22%) C++
5 39 (7.22%) Python
6 35 (6.48%) Perl
7 32 (5.93%) C#
8 31 (5.74%) C
9 30 (5.56%) Scala
10 29 (5.37%) PL/SQL
11 24 (4.44%) ECMAScript
12 20 (3.70%) Objective-C
13 19 (3.52%) PHP
14 18 (3.33%) Lua
15 15 (2.78%) Ruby
16 14 (2.59%) Shell Script
17 10 (1.85%) ActionScript
18 7 (1.30%) R
19 6 (1.11%) XPath
20 5 (0.93%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 227 (42.04%) Degree
2 23 (4.26%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.37%) Docker
1 2 (0.37%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 11 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.11%) Puppet
3 1 (0.19%) YUM
Vendors
1 92 (17.04%) Oracle
2 45 (8.33%) TIBCO
3 31 (5.74%) Adobe
4 27 (5.00%) Google
5 16 (2.96%) Sybase
6 15 (2.78%) JBoss
7 10 (1.85%) Informatica
7 10 (1.85%) Tableau
8 9 (1.67%) Terracotta
8 9 (1.67%) IBM
9 8 (1.48%) 29West
10 6 (1.11%) Microsoft
10 6 (1.11%) Facebook
10 6 (1.11%) Birst
11 5 (0.93%) Alteryx
11 5 (0.93%) Sun
11 5 (0.93%) Calypso
12 4 (0.74%) Perforce
13 3 (0.56%) Dell
14 2 (0.37%) Red Hat
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