The table below looks at the statistics for J2SE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2SE over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank - - 137
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - - 0.044%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +25.00%
J2SE
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
646 598 689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.62% 24.42% 30.53%
Number of salaries quoted 508 539 613
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

J2SE
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

J2SE Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

J2SE
Salary Trend in Reading

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

J2SE Salary Trend in Reading

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Java SE
2 3 (75.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) OOP
3 2 (50.00%) ClearQuest
3 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (50.00%) ClearCase
3 2 (50.00%) Maven
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) JPA
3 2 (50.00%) Java EE
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (50.00%) Build Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Apache Solr
4 1 (25.00%) hybris
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Retail

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Solr
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) ClearCase
1 2 (50.00%) ClearQuest
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (25.00%) Ant
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Core Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) Java SE
3 2 (50.00%) Java EE
3 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (50.00%) JPA
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) Lucene
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) JSP
4 1 (25.00%) Servlets
4 1 (25.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (50.00%) Build Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) OOP
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) hybris
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum + benefits package
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