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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 482 419 492
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +73
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 147 250 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.33% 0.51% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.89% 1.27% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 141 229 122
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £82,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,375 £42,250 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+12.13% +17.36%
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
16479 19717 18607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.02% 40.05% 40.58%
Number of salaries quoted 14011 16642 16206
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +13 11 £62,500 +8.69% 6
Kingston Upon Thames +2 6 £60,000 +9.09%
Canary Wharf - 1 £35,000 -
J2SE
England

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 245 (99.59%) Java
2 115 (46.75%) Finance
3 114 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
4 98 (39.84%) Spring
5 94 (38.21%) Degree
6 85 (34.55%) Multithreading
7 80 (32.52%) J2EE
8 74 (30.08%) SQL
9 72 (29.27%) Software Engineering
10 65 (26.42%) JavaScript
11 62 (25.20%) OO
11 62 (25.20%) TDD
12 59 (23.98%) Computer Science
13 57 (23.17%) Oracle
14 51 (20.73%) JUnit
15 49 (19.92%) HTML
16 48 (19.51%) Low Latency
17 46 (18.70%) JDBC
18 45 (18.29%) CSS
18 45 (18.29%) OOP
19 44 (17.89%) Hibernate
20 42 (17.07%) Scrum
21 40 (16.26%) Concurrent Programming
22 39 (15.85%) JMS
22 39 (15.85%) XML
23 38 (15.45%) JSP
23 38 (15.45%) Linux
24 36 (14.63%) Java EE
25 34 (13.82%) Web Services
26 32 (13.01%) Front Office

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 13 (5.28%) Tomcat
1 13 (5.28%) MQSeries
2 12 (4.88%) Apache
3 11 (4.47%) JBoss
4 8 (3.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 5 (2.03%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.63%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.63%) Node.js
6 4 (1.63%) GlassFish
7 3 (1.22%) Magnolia
7 3 (1.22%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (0.81%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.81%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (0.81%) Alfresco
8 2 (0.81%) Mule
9 1 (0.41%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (2.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.03%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (1.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.69%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (3.66%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.63%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.47%) Internet
2 8 (3.25%) SMTP
3 3 (1.22%) HTTP
3 3 (1.22%) PuTTY
3 3 (1.22%) WinSCP
4 2 (0.81%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (0.81%) SNMP
5 1 (0.41%) AMQP
5 1 (0.41%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (13.01%) MongoDB
2 31 (12.60%) Relational Database
3 24 (9.76%) Big Data
3 24 (9.76%) SQL Server
4 22 (8.94%) RDBMS
4 22 (8.94%) NoSQL
4 22 (8.94%) Oracle Database
5 20 (8.13%) MySQL
6 12 (4.88%) Hazelcast
7 10 (4.07%) Neo4j
8 9 (3.66%) Hadoop
9 8 (3.25%) Jackrabbit
9 8 (3.25%) Oracle9i Database
9 8 (3.25%) Oracle Database 10g
10 7 (2.85%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (2.03%) DB2
11 5 (2.03%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (2.03%) Oracle8/8i Database
12 4 (1.63%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (1.63%) HBase
Development Applications
1 51 (20.73%) JUnit
2 26 (10.57%) Selenium
2 26 (10.57%) Cucumber
3 25 (10.16%) Maven
4 19 (7.72%) TestNG
4 19 (7.72%) Subversion
4 19 (7.72%) WebDriver
5 17 (6.91%) Eclipse
6 15 (6.10%) jMock
7 13 (5.28%) FitNesse
7 13 (5.28%) Jasmine
8 12 (4.88%) JSUnit
9 11 (4.47%) Log4j
10 10 (4.07%) Liquibase
11 9 (3.66%) Jenkins
11 9 (3.66%) Calabash
12 7 (2.85%) Git (software)
12 7 (2.85%) NUnit
13 5 (2.03%) Ant
13 5 (2.03%) IntelliJ
General
1 115 (46.75%) Finance
2 32 (13.01%) Front Office
3 26 (10.57%) Financial Institution
4 24 (9.76%) Banking
5 22 (8.94%) Games
6 9 (3.66%) Publishing
7 4 (1.63%) Retail
8 2 (0.81%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.81%) Legal
8 2 (0.81%) Back Office
9 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.41%) Law
9 1 (0.41%) Advertising
9 1 (0.41%) Billing
9 1 (0.41%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.41%) French Language
Job Titles
1 207 (84.15%) Developer
2 194 (78.86%) Java Developer
3 37 (15.04%) Senior Developer
4 31 (12.60%) Senior Java Developer
5 20 (8.13%) Software Engineer
6 19 (7.72%) Programmer
6 19 (7.72%) Java Programmer
7 15 (6.10%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 15 (6.10%) Java Software Engineer
8 13 (5.28%) Tester
9 9 (3.66%) Analyst
10 7 (2.85%) Automation Tester
11 6 (2.44%) Software Developer
11 6 (2.44%) Java Swing Developer
12 5 (2.03%) Development Engineer
12 5 (2.03%) Software Development Engineer
12 5 (2.03%) Developer Analyst
12 5 (2.03%) Java Software Developer
12 5 (2.03%) Consultant
13 4 (1.63%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (39.84%) Spring
2 80 (32.52%) J2EE
3 49 (19.92%) HTML
4 46 (18.70%) JDBC
5 45 (18.29%) CSS
6 44 (17.89%) Hibernate
7 39 (15.85%) JMS
7 39 (15.85%) XML
8 38 (15.45%) JSP
9 36 (14.63%) Java EE
10 34 (13.82%) Web Services
11 23 (9.35%) Servlets
12 22 (8.94%) SOAP
13 21 (8.54%) DOM
14 20 (8.13%) ActiveMQ
14 20 (8.13%) Apache Camel
15 18 (7.32%) Swing
15 18 (7.32%) RESTful
16 17 (6.91%) Struts
17 16 (6.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 59 (23.98%) Computer Science
2 28 (11.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 27 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (7.72%) Algorithms
5 17 (6.91%) Equities
6 14 (5.69%) Client/Server
6 14 (5.69%) Hedge funds
7 13 (5.28%) Open Source
7 13 (5.28%) N-Tier
7 13 (5.28%) Mathematics
8 10 (4.07%) Graphic Design
8 10 (4.07%) Public Cloud
9 9 (3.66%) Online Games
9 9 (3.66%) Fixed Income
10 8 (3.25%) Derivative
10 8 (3.25%) Social Network
10 8 (3.25%) Data Structures
10 8 (3.25%) Mobile App
10 8 (3.25%) User Experience
11 6 (2.44%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 38 (15.45%) Linux
2 27 (10.98%) Android
3 25 (10.16%) UNIX
4 19 (7.72%) Apple iOS
5 10 (4.07%) Windows
5 10 (4.07%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (46.34%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (34.55%) Multithreading
3 72 (29.27%) Software Engineering
4 62 (25.20%) TDD
4 62 (25.20%) OO
5 48 (19.51%) Low Latency
6 45 (18.29%) OOP
7 42 (17.07%) Scrum
8 40 (16.26%) Concurrent Programming
9 22 (8.94%) Unit Testing
10 19 (7.72%) Test Automation
11 16 (6.50%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (6.50%) UML
12 14 (5.69%) Android Development
13 13 (5.28%) Web Development
14 12 (4.88%) Web Application Development
14 12 (4.88%) Algorithmic Trading
15 11 (4.47%) Automated Testing
15 11 (4.47%) Performance Analysis
15 11 (4.47%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 245 (99.59%) Java
2 74 (30.08%) SQL
3 65 (26.42%) JavaScript
4 25 (10.16%) C#
5 24 (9.76%) PL/SQL
6 14 (5.69%) Ruby
7 13 (5.28%) C
8 12 (4.88%) C++
9 11 (4.47%) Python
10 10 (4.07%) ActionScript
10 10 (4.07%) Lua
11 9 (3.66%) Scala
12 8 (3.25%) ECMAScript
12 8 (3.25%) Shell Script
12 8 (3.25%) Perl
13 5 (2.03%) XPath
14 4 (1.63%) VBA
14 4 (1.63%) MATLAB
15 3 (1.22%) Groovy
16 1 (0.41%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 94 (38.21%) Degree
2 5 (2.03%) Sun Certification
3 4 (1.63%) PhD
3 4 (1.63%) Brainbench
4 3 (1.22%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.25%) QA
2 3 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (2.85%) Docker
2 2 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.81%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.81%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (0.81%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 57 (23.17%) Oracle
2 17 (6.91%) IBM
3 15 (6.10%) TIBCO
3 15 (6.10%) Terracotta
4 14 (5.69%) Google
5 8 (3.25%) Adobe
6 7 (2.85%) Sun
7 5 (2.03%) Sybase
7 5 (2.03%) StreamBase
8 4 (1.63%) Endeca
8 4 (1.63%) Microsoft
9 3 (1.22%) ATG
9 3 (1.22%) Percussion
9 3 (1.22%) SAP
9 3 (1.22%) hybris
10 2 (0.81%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.81%) DataSynapse
10 2 (0.81%) BMC
10 2 (0.81%) VMware
11 1 (0.41%) webMethods
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
KnownFour
Salary: £40,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Client Server
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash IT Recruitment UK
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £85k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £50k to £85k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k (multiple roles) + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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