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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 492 450 448
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -2
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 120 175 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.41% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.82% 1.02% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 109 159 143
Average salary £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £47,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,375 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+18.43% +12.67%
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
14714 17190 17680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 36.14% 40.57% 40.85%
Number of salaries quoted 12511 14372 15447
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 £72,500 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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 -20 17 £60,000 -11.11% 9
Kingston Upon Thames 0 3 £60,000 +9.09%
New Malden - 2 £27,500 -
Teddington - 2 £27,500 -
Wimbledon - 2 £27,500 -
Chiswick - 2 £49,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £35,000 -
J2SE
England

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 248 (99.60%) Java
2 124 (49.80%) Finance
3 102 (40.96%) Spring
4 94 (37.75%) Agile Software Development
5 93 (37.35%) Degree
6 88 (35.34%) Software Engineering
7 85 (34.14%) OO
8 79 (31.73%) J2EE
9 78 (31.33%) Multithreading
10 76 (30.52%) SQL
11 67 (26.91%) Computer Science
12 58 (23.29%) JavaScript
13 57 (22.89%) Oracle
14 54 (21.69%) TDD
15 53 (21.29%) JMS
16 51 (20.48%) JDBC
17 50 (20.08%) OOP
18 49 (19.68%) Low Latency
19 46 (18.47%) Linux
20 43 (17.27%) JSP
21 42 (16.87%) HTML
22 40 (16.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
23 39 (15.66%) Hibernate
24 37 (14.86%) Front Office
24 37 (14.86%) Web Services
24 37 (14.86%) XML
25 36 (14.46%) JUnit
25 36 (14.46%) Maven
26 35 (14.06%) CSS
27 33 (13.25%) Java EE

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 20 (8.03%) Tomcat
2 14 (5.62%) MQSeries
3 8 (3.21%) JBoss
3 8 (3.21%) Apache
4 7 (2.81%) Adobe CQ
5 6 (2.41%) Oracle Coherence
6 5 (2.01%) WebSphere
6 5 (2.01%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (1.61%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.61%) GlassFish
7 4 (1.61%) Node.js
7 4 (1.61%) Magnolia
8 3 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.20%) GemFire
9 2 (0.80%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (0.80%) Confluence
10 1 (0.40%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.40%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.40%) Jetty
10 1 (0.40%) Alfresco
Applications
1 10 (4.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.61%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (1.61%) Google Analytics
1 4 (1.61%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.02%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.40%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.40%) SaaS
2 1 (0.40%) Heroku
2 1 (0.40%) GitHub
2 1 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.42%) Internet
2 7 (2.81%) SMTP
3 4 (1.61%) PuTTY
3 4 (1.61%) WinSCP
4 3 (1.20%) HTTP
5 2 (0.80%) SNMP
5 2 (0.80%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.80%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.40%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (13.25%) MongoDB
1 33 (13.25%) NoSQL
2 31 (12.45%) Relational Database
3 23 (9.24%) RDBMS
4 22 (8.84%) SQL Server
5 19 (7.63%) Big Data
6 13 (5.22%) Hazelcast
6 13 (5.22%) Oracle Database
6 13 (5.22%) MySQL
7 12 (4.82%) Neo4j
8 8 (3.21%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (3.21%) Oracle9i Database
8 8 (3.21%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (2.81%) Jackrabbit
9 7 (2.81%) Hadoop
9 7 (2.81%) HBase
10 5 (2.01%) DB2
11 4 (1.61%) Oracle8/8i Database
12 3 (1.20%) Redis
13 2 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 36 (14.46%) JUnit
1 36 (14.46%) Maven
2 14 (5.62%) Subversion
3 11 (4.42%) Eclipse
3 11 (4.42%) Log4j
3 11 (4.42%) Cucumber
4 10 (4.02%) WebDriver
4 10 (4.02%) Jasmine
4 10 (4.02%) Selenium
5 9 (3.61%) TestNG
6 8 (3.21%) Liquibase
6 8 (3.21%) Mercurial
7 7 (2.81%) Git (software)
7 7 (2.81%) Ant
8 6 (2.41%) IntelliJ
9 4 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (1.20%) jMock
10 3 (1.20%) JIRA
10 3 (1.20%) Gradle
10 3 (1.20%) Jenkins
General
1 124 (49.80%) Finance
2 37 (14.86%) Front Office
3 27 (10.84%) Banking
4 20 (8.03%) Games
5 15 (6.02%) Financial Institution
6 11 (4.42%) Publishing
7 8 (3.21%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.61%) Retail
9 2 (0.80%) Back Office
9 2 (0.80%) Legal
9 2 (0.80%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.40%) French Language
10 1 (0.40%) Advertising
10 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.40%) Billing
Job Titles
1 218 (87.55%) Developer
2 205 (82.33%) Java Developer
3 34 (13.65%) Senior Developer
4 31 (12.45%) Senior Java Developer
5 17 (6.83%) Programmer
5 17 (6.83%) Java Programmer
6 14 (5.62%) Software Engineer
6 14 (5.62%) Java Software Engineer
7 13 (5.22%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 10 (4.02%) Analyst
9 8 (3.21%) Tester
10 7 (2.81%) Support Analyst
11 6 (2.41%) Consultant
11 6 (2.41%) Software Developer
11 6 (2.41%) Team Leader
11 6 (2.41%) Java Team Leader
12 5 (2.01%) Web Developer
12 5 (2.01%) Development Manager
12 5 (2.01%) Java Software Developer
12 5 (2.01%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (40.96%) Spring
2 79 (31.73%) J2EE
3 53 (21.29%) JMS
4 51 (20.48%) JDBC
5 43 (17.27%) JSP
6 42 (16.87%) HTML
7 39 (15.66%) Hibernate
8 37 (14.86%) Web Services
8 37 (14.86%) XML
9 35 (14.06%) CSS
10 33 (13.25%) Java EE
11 23 (9.24%) Servlets
12 22 (8.84%) SOAP
13 21 (8.43%) Swing
13 21 (8.43%) FIX Protocol
13 21 (8.43%) RESTful
14 19 (7.63%) Struts
14 19 (7.63%) ActiveMQ
15 18 (7.23%) Apache Camel
16 14 (5.62%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 67 (26.91%) Computer Science
2 40 (16.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 27 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (10.04%) Equities
5 22 (8.84%) Algorithms
6 16 (6.43%) Hedge funds
6 16 (6.43%) Mathematics
7 15 (6.02%) Fixed Income
8 14 (5.62%) Derivative
9 12 (4.82%) N-Tier
10 11 (4.42%) Client/Server
11 10 (4.02%) Graphic Design
11 10 (4.02%) Data Structures
12 9 (3.61%) Spread Betting
12 9 (3.61%) Online Games
13 8 (3.21%) User Experience
14 7 (2.81%) Open Source
14 7 (2.81%) Equity Derivative
14 7 (2.81%) Grid Computing
15 6 (2.41%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 46 (18.47%) Linux
2 28 (11.24%) UNIX
3 25 (10.04%) Android
4 17 (6.83%) Apple iOS
5 8 (3.21%) Windows
5 8 (3.21%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (1.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (37.75%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (35.34%) Software Engineering
3 85 (34.14%) OO
4 78 (31.33%) Multithreading
5 54 (21.69%) TDD
6 50 (20.08%) OOP
7 49 (19.68%) Low Latency
8 29 (11.65%) Scrum
9 17 (6.83%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (6.43%) Android Development
10 16 (6.43%) Unit Testing
11 15 (6.02%) UML
12 13 (5.22%) MVC
13 12 (4.82%) Web Development
13 12 (4.82%) Mentoring
14 11 (4.42%) Electronic Trading
14 11 (4.42%) E-Commerce
15 10 (4.02%) Data Modelling
15 10 (4.02%) Risk Management
15 10 (4.02%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 248 (99.60%) Java
2 76 (30.52%) SQL
3 58 (23.29%) JavaScript
4 28 (11.24%) PL/SQL
5 14 (5.62%) Scala
6 13 (5.22%) C++
7 9 (3.61%) Shell Script
7 9 (3.61%) Ruby
8 8 (3.21%) MATLAB
8 8 (3.21%) C#
8 8 (3.21%) ActionScript
8 8 (3.21%) VBA
8 8 (3.21%) Lua
9 7 (2.81%) ECMAScript
10 5 (2.01%) Python
10 5 (2.01%) Perl
11 4 (1.61%) XPath
11 4 (1.61%) Clojure
12 2 (0.80%) Groovy
13 1 (0.40%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 93 (37.35%) Degree
2 6 (2.41%) PhD
3 5 (2.01%) VCP4
4 4 (1.61%) Brainbench
4 4 (1.61%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.61%) SLA
2 2 (0.80%) QA
System Software
1 8 (3.21%) Docker
2 3 (1.20%) HDFS
3 2 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.80%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.40%) Platform Symphony
4 1 (0.40%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 5 (2.01%) BMC PATROL
1 5 (2.01%) ITRS Geneos
2 3 (1.20%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.40%) Puppet
Vendors
1 57 (22.89%) Oracle
2 22 (8.84%) TIBCO
3 18 (7.23%) IBM
4 14 (5.62%) Terracotta
5 11 (4.42%) Google
6 10 (4.02%) Sun
7 7 (2.81%) Adobe
8 5 (2.01%) BMC
8 5 (2.01%) Sybase
8 5 (2.01%) Microsoft
9 4 (1.61%) ATG
9 4 (1.61%) Percussion
9 4 (1.61%) SAP
9 4 (1.61%) Endeca
9 4 (1.61%) hybris
9 4 (1.61%) StreamBase
10 3 (1.20%) DataSynapse
11 2 (0.80%) VMware
11 2 (0.80%) Perforce
12 1 (0.40%) Reuters
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £80,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 17 hours ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £50k to £65k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 Plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Montash
Salary: competitive package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus+ benefits+training
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £40k to £50k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago