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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 525 464 414
Rank change year-on-year
-61 -50
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 99 152 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.36% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.67% 0.87% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 80 139 203
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £91,000 £80,000 £91,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.96%
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
14725 17472 18675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 35.54% 40.88% 41.73%
Number of salaries quoted 12617 14576 16479
Average salary £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -33 14 £56,250 -13.46% 4
Wimbledon - 2 £27,500 -
Chiswick - 2 £49,000 -
New Malden - 2 £27,500 -
Teddington - 2 £27,500 -
J2SE
England

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 291 (100.00%) Java
2 132 (45.36%) Software Engineering
3 130 (44.67%) Finance
4 120 (41.24%) OO
5 110 (37.80%) Degree
6 99 (34.02%) Spring
7 97 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 92 (31.62%) J2EE
9 90 (30.93%) Multithreading
10 84 (28.87%) Computer Science
11 79 (27.15%) SQL
12 68 (23.37%) TDD
13 65 (22.34%) JavaScript
14 64 (21.99%) OOP
15 57 (19.59%) HTML
16 56 (19.24%) Oracle
17 54 (18.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 50 (17.18%) Low Latency
19 49 (16.84%) Banking
20 48 (16.49%) Maven
20 48 (16.49%) JSP
21 46 (15.81%) Hibernate
22 45 (15.46%) Linux
22 45 (15.46%) JMS
23 44 (15.12%) CSS
24 43 (14.78%) JDBC
24 43 (14.78%) XML
24 43 (14.78%) JUnit
25 41 (14.09%) NoSQL
26 38 (13.06%) Web Services

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 22 (7.56%) Tomcat
2 11 (3.78%) Apache
3 10 (3.44%) WebSphere
3 10 (3.44%) Adobe CQ
4 9 (3.09%) MQSeries
5 7 (2.41%) JBoss
6 6 (2.06%) Confluence
7 5 (1.72%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (1.72%) TIBCO EMS
7 5 (1.72%) Oracle Coherence
8 4 (1.37%) Magnolia
9 3 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.03%) Node.js
9 3 (1.03%) GemFire
10 2 (0.69%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.69%) Jetty
10 2 (0.69%) GlassFish
10 2 (0.69%) Mule
11 1 (0.34%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.34%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 9 (3.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.37%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (1.37%) Google Analytics
1 4 (1.37%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.34%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.34%) SaaS
2 1 (0.34%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.12%) Internet
2 10 (3.44%) SMTP
3 9 (3.09%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.72%) HTTP
5 4 (1.37%) Multicast
5 4 (1.37%) PuTTY
5 4 (1.37%) WinSCP
6 3 (1.03%) AMQP
7 1 (0.34%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.34%) GSM
7 1 (0.34%) VoIP
7 1 (0.34%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (14.09%) NoSQL
2 33 (11.34%) MongoDB
3 30 (10.31%) Big Data
4 27 (9.28%) Relational Database
5 25 (8.59%) SQL Server
6 19 (6.53%) RDBMS
7 15 (5.15%) MySQL
8 11 (3.78%) Neo4j
9 10 (3.44%) Jackrabbit
9 10 (3.44%) Oracle Database
9 10 (3.44%) Hazelcast
10 9 (3.09%) Apache Cassandra
11 8 (2.75%) Oracle9i Database
11 8 (2.75%) Oracle Database 10g
11 8 (2.75%) Hadoop
12 6 (2.06%) HBase
13 5 (1.72%) Redis
13 5 (1.72%) DB2
14 4 (1.37%) Oracle8/8i Database
15 2 (0.69%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 48 (16.49%) Maven
2 43 (14.78%) JUnit
3 18 (6.19%) Eclipse
4 14 (4.81%) Subversion
4 14 (4.81%) Log4j
4 14 (4.81%) Git (software)
5 9 (3.09%) Jenkins
5 9 (3.09%) Cucumber
5 9 (3.09%) Selenium
6 8 (2.75%) Jasmine
6 8 (2.75%) WebDriver
6 8 (2.75%) Mercurial
7 7 (2.41%) JIRA
7 7 (2.41%) Ant
8 6 (2.06%) Bitbucket
8 6 (2.06%) TestNG
8 6 (2.06%) Liquibase
9 4 (1.37%) IntelliJ
9 4 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (1.03%) jMock
General
1 130 (44.67%) Finance
2 49 (16.84%) Banking
3 37 (12.71%) Front Office
4 20 (6.87%) Games
4 20 (6.87%) Investment Banking
5 12 (4.12%) Publishing
6 7 (2.41%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.37%) Retail
8 2 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.69%) Back Office
8 2 (0.69%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.69%) Legal
9 1 (0.34%) Advertising
9 1 (0.34%) Billing
9 1 (0.34%) French Language
9 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 261 (89.69%) Developer
2 245 (84.19%) Java Developer
3 37 (12.71%) Senior Developer
4 36 (12.37%) Senior Java Developer
5 19 (6.53%) Java Software Engineer
5 19 (6.53%) Software Engineer
6 15 (5.15%) Java Programmer
6 15 (5.15%) Programmer
7 10 (3.44%) Consultant
8 8 (2.75%) Analyst
8 8 (2.75%) Junior
8 8 (2.75%) Junior Developer
9 7 (2.41%) Mobile Developer
9 7 (2.41%) Graduate Developer
9 7 (2.41%) Software Developer
9 7 (2.41%) Support Analyst
9 7 (2.41%) Graduate
10 6 (2.06%) Tester
10 6 (2.06%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 6 (2.06%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (34.02%) Spring
2 92 (31.62%) J2EE
3 57 (19.59%) HTML
4 48 (16.49%) JSP
5 46 (15.81%) Hibernate
6 45 (15.46%) JMS
7 44 (15.12%) CSS
8 43 (14.78%) JDBC
8 43 (14.78%) XML
9 38 (13.06%) Web Services
10 27 (9.28%) Servlets
11 24 (8.25%) Java EE
12 22 (7.56%) SOAP
13 21 (7.22%) Swing
13 21 (7.22%) Struts
14 18 (6.19%) XSL
14 18 (6.19%) Ajax
14 18 (6.19%) RESTful
15 17 (5.84%) FIX Protocol
16 15 (5.15%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 84 (28.87%) Computer Science
2 54 (18.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 34 (11.68%) Algorithms
4 31 (10.65%) Equities
5 25 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (6.87%) Mathematics
7 18 (6.19%) Fixed Income
8 17 (5.84%) Hedge funds
8 17 (5.84%) Derivative
9 15 (5.15%) Data Structures
9 15 (5.15%) Client/Server
10 12 (4.12%) Equity Derivative
11 11 (3.78%) Open Source
11 11 (3.78%) N-Tier
12 10 (3.44%) Graphic Design
13 9 (3.09%) Mobile App
14 8 (2.75%) User Experience
15 7 (2.41%) Online Games
15 7 (2.41%) Spread Betting
16 6 (2.06%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 45 (15.46%) Linux
2 35 (12.03%) Android
3 29 (9.97%) UNIX
4 20 (6.87%) Apple iOS
5 13 (4.47%) Windows
6 6 (2.06%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (1.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (45.36%) Software Engineering
2 120 (41.24%) OO
3 97 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 90 (30.93%) Multithreading
5 68 (23.37%) TDD
6 64 (21.99%) OOP
7 50 (17.18%) Low Latency
8 36 (12.37%) Scrum
9 27 (9.28%) Android Development
10 21 (7.22%) Algorithmic Trading
11 20 (6.87%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (6.19%) UML
13 16 (5.50%) OOD
13 16 (5.50%) Web Development
14 15 (5.15%) Unit Testing
14 15 (5.15%) BDD
15 14 (4.81%) iOS Development
16 13 (4.47%) E-Commerce
17 11 (3.78%) Electronic Trading
17 11 (3.78%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 291 (100.00%) Java
2 79 (27.15%) SQL
3 65 (22.34%) JavaScript
4 26 (8.93%) C++
5 17 (5.84%) PL/SQL
6 16 (5.50%) Scala
7 14 (4.81%) C#
8 10 (3.44%) ECMAScript
9 9 (3.09%) Python
10 8 (2.75%) VBA
10 8 (2.75%) MATLAB
11 7 (2.41%) Lua
11 7 (2.41%) Shell Script
12 6 (2.06%) ActionScript
12 6 (2.06%) Ruby
12 6 (2.06%) Clojure
13 4 (1.37%) XPath
13 4 (1.37%) Objective-C
14 3 (1.03%) Perl
15 2 (0.69%) C
Qualifications
1 110 (37.80%) Degree
2 16 (5.50%) PhD
3 4 (1.37%) Sun Certification
3 4 (1.37%) Brainbench
4 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.37%) SLA
2 3 (1.03%) QA
System Software
1 10 (3.44%) Docker
2 3 (1.03%) HDFS
3 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.34%) Platform Symphony
3 1 (0.34%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 5 (1.72%) ITRS Geneos
1 5 (1.72%) BMC PATROL
2 3 (1.03%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (1.03%) Puppet
3 2 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.34%) yum
Vendors
1 56 (19.24%) Oracle
2 26 (8.93%) TIBCO
3 16 (5.50%) Google
4 13 (4.47%) Sun
5 12 (4.12%) Terracotta
6 11 (3.78%) IBM
7 10 (3.44%) Adobe
8 6 (2.06%) 29West
9 5 (1.72%) BMC
9 5 (1.72%) Sybase
10 4 (1.37%) SAP
10 4 (1.37%) Microsoft
10 4 (1.37%) Endeca
10 4 (1.37%) Percussion
10 4 (1.37%) ATG
10 4 (1.37%) hybris
11 3 (1.03%) DataSynapse
11 3 (1.03%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.69%) Perforce
13 1 (0.34%) Rackspace
City, London
Stott & May
Salary: £75000 - £85000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Generous Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 6 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
OHO Group
Salary: £50000 - £120000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Greater London
OHO Group
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago