The table below looks at the statistics for J2SE skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2SE over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 402 399 410
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 36 43 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.47% 0.49% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 32 36 35
Average salary £47,375 £48,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.82% +14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £47,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-3.15% +31.94%
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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7606 8854 8399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.92% 38.80% 37.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6606 7759 7451
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

J2SE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

J2SE Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

J2SE
Salary Trend in the South East

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

J2SE Salary Trend in the South East

J2SE
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2SE across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

J2SE Salary Histogram in the South East

J2SE
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2SE within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire +26 12 £48,750 +18.18% 3
West Sussex - 10 £40,000 -
Hampshire +4 7 £55,000 +42.85%
Berkshire +2 6 £47,125 -27.50%
Surrey -4 1 £52,500 -8.69%
J2SE
England

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 69 (90.79%) J2EE
2 68 (89.47%) Java
3 50 (65.79%) JavaScript
4 46 (60.53%) Spring
5 44 (57.89%) UML
6 42 (55.26%) Eclipse
6 42 (55.26%) Windows
7 41 (53.95%) SQL
8 40 (52.63%) HTML
9 38 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
10 37 (48.68%) Linux
10 37 (48.68%) JBoss
11 36 (47.37%) UNIX
12 34 (44.74%) JSP
13 33 (43.42%) XML
14 32 (42.11%) Oracle
14 32 (42.11%) Maven
14 32 (42.11%) Software Engineering
15 31 (40.79%) Hibernate
16 29 (38.16%) SQL Server
17 28 (36.84%) JDBC
17 28 (36.84%) Apache
17 28 (36.84%) JSON
18 26 (34.21%) Degree
18 26 (34.21%) Tomcat
18 26 (34.21%) C++
19 25 (32.89%) CSS
20 24 (31.58%) Servlets
20 24 (31.58%) Java EE
21 22 (28.95%) JSF

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 37 (48.68%) JBoss
2 28 (36.84%) Apache
3 26 (34.21%) Tomcat
4 17 (22.37%) WebSphere
5 16 (21.05%) Node.js
6 12 (15.79%) GlassFish
6 12 (15.79%) WebLogic
7 5 (6.58%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (6.58%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (5.26%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 6 (7.89%) SAN
2 6 (7.89%) NAS
3 3 (3.95%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (38.16%) SQL Server
2 18 (23.68%) Relational Database
3 10 (13.16%) Oracle Database
4 9 (11.84%) OLAP
4 9 (11.84%) OLTP
4 9 (11.84%) Oracle OLAP
5 5 (6.58%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (6.58%) MySQL
6 2 (2.63%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.63%) Big Data
7 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 42 (55.26%) Eclipse
2 32 (42.11%) Maven
3 14 (18.42%) JUnit
3 14 (18.42%) NetBeans
4 12 (15.79%) Subversion
4 12 (15.79%) Git (software)
5 9 (11.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 9 (11.84%) StarTeam
6 8 (10.53%) Visual Studio
7 5 (6.58%) Jenkins
7 5 (6.58%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (5.26%) Ant
9 2 (2.63%) ClearCase
9 2 (2.63%) ClearQuest
General
1 10 (13.16%) Finance
2 6 (7.89%) Banking
3 3 (3.95%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.63%) Retail
4 2 (2.63%) Electronics
4 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (55.26%) Developer
2 34 (44.74%) Java Developer
3 23 (30.26%) Software Engineer
4 16 (21.05%) Senior Developer
5 11 (14.47%) Senior Java Developer
6 9 (11.84%) Integration Engineer
6 9 (11.84%) C++ Software Engineer
7 8 (10.53%) Software Developer
8 7 (9.21%) Lead Developer
9 6 (7.89%) Senior Integration Engineer
10 5 (6.58%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 5 (6.58%) Lead Java Developer
10 5 (6.58%) Senior Software Developer
10 5 (6.58%) Java Consultant
10 5 (6.58%) Consultant
11 4 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
12 3 (3.95%) Graduate
12 3 (3.95%) Java Software Engineer
13 2 (2.63%) Junior
13 2 (2.63%) Hybris Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (90.79%) J2EE
2 46 (60.53%) Spring
3 40 (52.63%) HTML
4 34 (44.74%) JSP
5 33 (43.42%) XML
6 31 (40.79%) Hibernate
7 28 (36.84%) JDBC
7 28 (36.84%) JSON
8 25 (32.89%) CSS
9 24 (31.58%) Servlets
9 24 (31.58%) Java EE
10 22 (28.95%) JSF
11 20 (26.32%) jQuery
12 19 (25.00%) JMS
13 17 (22.37%) JPA
13 17 (22.37%) Ajax
13 17 (22.37%) J2ME
13 17 (22.37%) EJB
13 17 (22.37%) Struts
14 16 (21.05%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 22 (28.95%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (15.79%) Clustering
3 11 (14.47%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (14.47%) Computer Science
4 9 (11.84%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.32%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 42 (55.26%) Windows
2 37 (48.68%) Linux
3 36 (47.37%) UNIX
4 16 (21.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (57.89%) UML
2 38 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (42.11%) Software Engineering
4 19 (25.00%) OO
5 18 (23.68%) OOD
5 18 (23.68%) MVC
6 17 (22.37%) DevOps
7 16 (21.05%) Web Design
8 14 (18.42%) AOP
9 12 (15.79%) Load Balancing
9 12 (15.79%) Workflow
10 11 (14.47%) Multithreading
10 11 (14.47%) E-Commerce
11 9 (11.84%) Performance Management
11 9 (11.84%) Data Mapping
11 9 (11.84%) Scrum
12 7 (9.21%) Unit Testing
13 6 (7.89%) ETL
13 6 (7.89%) Benchmarking
14 5 (6.58%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 68 (89.47%) Java
2 50 (65.79%) JavaScript
3 41 (53.95%) SQL
4 26 (34.21%) C++
5 18 (23.68%) Scala
6 16 (21.05%) Objective-C
7 14 (18.42%) PL/SQL
7 14 (18.42%) Shell Script
8 10 (13.16%) C
9 5 (6.58%) Korn
10 3 (3.95%) C#
10 3 (3.95%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (34.21%) Degree
2 12 (15.79%) OCPJP
2 12 (15.79%) OCMJD
3 9 (11.84%) Security Cleared
4 8 (10.53%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.89%) QA
Vendors
1 32 (42.11%) Oracle
2 16 (21.05%) Google
3 12 (15.79%) Sun
4 4 (5.26%) hybris
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30K - 70K + Outstanding Package
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45k - £80k plus outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £60,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
Banbury
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxford
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
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