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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 139 - 138
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.085% - 0.050%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% - 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £51,125 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
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
601 643 732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 25.53% 28.83% 36.42%
Number of salaries quoted 517 564 642
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 4 March 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 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Lucene
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Java SE
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (50.00%) VCP4
2 1 (50.00%) hybris
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) Servlets
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (50.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Ant
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Lucene
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Java SE
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) Servlets
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) VCP4
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) hybris