The table below looks at the statistics for J2SE skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2SE over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank - 68 66
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - 0.31% 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.78% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £50,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +14.45%
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 North East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
338 258 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 41.57% 39.57% 41.41%
Number of salaries quoted 244 230 257
Average salary £32,500 £36,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% +7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,300 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

J2SE
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

J2SE Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

J2SE
Salary Trend in the North East

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

J2SE Salary Trend in the North East