The table below looks at the statistics for J2SE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2SE over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank - - 32
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - - 2.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
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 Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
29 51 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 22.48% 17.77% 23.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6 37 22
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,150 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

J2SE
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing J2SE across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2SE Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

J2SE
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

J2SE Salary Trend in the Midlands