The table below looks at the statistics for J2SE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2SE over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank - - 74
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 0.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+21.05% -
J2SE
North West

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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
121 183 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 29.80% 38.13% 46.70%
Number of salaries quoted 105 128 279
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,000 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

J2SE
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing J2SE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2SE Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

J2SE
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing J2SE across the Merseyside region.

J2SE Salary Trend in Merseyside