The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 410 411 413
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 37 27 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% 0.31% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 29 25 33
Average salary £43,750 £41,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £28,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
9408 8670 10076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.67% 37.95% 41.03%
Number of salaries quoted 8040 7734 9180
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
J2SE
England

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Surrey -6 15 £47,500 +5.55%
Kent - 9 £35,000 -
Berkshire +2 6 £46,000 +31.42%
Sussex 0 3 £47,500 +11.76%
Hampshire - 3 £40,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 £41,250 -
East Sussex -7 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Oxfordshire - 1 £50,000 - 8
J2SE
England

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 53 (100.00%) Java
2 45 (84.91%) J2EE
3 34 (64.15%) Spring
4 29 (54.72%) SQL
5 27 (50.94%) Hibernate
6 25 (47.17%) Oracle
7 24 (45.28%) Tomcat
8 17 (32.08%) JSP
9 16 (30.19%) XML
9 16 (30.19%) JavaScript
10 15 (28.30%) HTML
10 15 (28.30%) Ant
10 15 (28.30%) Scrum
10 15 (28.30%) Software Engineering
11 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (26.42%) SQL Server
11 14 (26.42%) Enterprise Software
12 13 (24.53%) Unit Testing
12 13 (24.53%) UNIX
12 13 (24.53%) Servlets
12 13 (24.53%) JBoss
13 12 (22.64%) Eclipse
13 12 (22.64%) Windows
14 11 (20.75%) Degree
14 11 (20.75%) Web Services
14 11 (20.75%) PL/SQL
14 11 (20.75%) MS Excel
15 10 (18.87%) Linux
15 10 (18.87%) CSS
15 10 (18.87%) Maven

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 24 (45.28%) Tomcat
2 10 (18.87%) WebSphere
3 9 (16.98%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (11.32%) Apache
5 5 (9.43%) WebLogic
5 5 (9.43%) Apache Solr
6 4 (7.55%) CMS
6 4 (7.55%) Alfresco
7 3 (5.66%) FileNet
8 2 (3.77%) Mule
Applications
1 11 (20.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) SAN
1 3 (5.66%) NAS
2 1 (1.89%) MPLS
2 1 (1.89%) DSL
2 1 (1.89%) SDH
2 1 (1.89%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.42%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.98%) Relational Database
2 9 (16.98%) RDBMS
3 7 (13.21%) Oracle Database
4 4 (7.55%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (7.55%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (5.66%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (5.66%) Oracle OLAP
5 3 (5.66%) OLTP
5 3 (5.66%) OLAP
5 3 (5.66%) MySQL
6 2 (3.77%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.89%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (28.30%) Ant
2 12 (22.64%) Eclipse
3 10 (18.87%) Maven
4 7 (13.21%) Hudson
4 7 (13.21%) Subversion
5 6 (11.32%) jMock
5 6 (11.32%) JUnit
6 4 (7.55%) IntelliJ
6 4 (7.55%) CruiseControl
6 4 (7.55%) EasyMock
7 3 (5.66%) TeamCity
7 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
8 2 (3.77%) Gradle
8 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
8 2 (3.77%) Mockito
General
1 10 (18.87%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Back Office
2 4 (7.55%) Marketing
3 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.66%) Legal
3 3 (5.66%) Games
Job Titles
1 34 (64.15%) Developer
2 31 (58.49%) Java Developer
3 14 (26.42%) Software Engineer
4 12 (22.64%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 9 (16.98%) Java Software Engineer
6 7 (13.21%) Senior Software Engineer
6 7 (13.21%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) Java Programmer
7 5 (9.43%) Programmer
7 5 (9.43%) Software Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Senior Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Java Swing Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Technical Leader
9 3 (5.66%) Build Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) Software Build Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) Build Manager
9 3 (5.66%) Junior Software Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Junior Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (84.91%) J2EE
2 34 (64.15%) Spring
3 27 (50.94%) Hibernate
4 17 (32.08%) JSP
5 16 (30.19%) XML
6 15 (28.30%) HTML
7 13 (24.53%) Servlets
8 11 (20.75%) Web Services
9 10 (18.87%) CSS
10 9 (16.98%) Struts
10 9 (16.98%) Swing
11 8 (15.09%) jQuery
12 7 (13.21%) JSF
13 6 (11.32%) EJB
13 6 (11.32%) XSD
13 6 (11.32%) JDBC
14 5 (9.43%) SonicMQ
14 5 (9.43%) Lucene
14 5 (9.43%) Java EE
14 5 (9.43%) iBATIS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.42%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (9.43%) Mobile App
2 5 (9.43%) Mathematics
2 5 (9.43%) Physics
3 3 (5.66%) Social Media
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (24.53%) UNIX
2 12 (22.64%) Windows
3 10 (18.87%) Linux
4 5 (9.43%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.30%) Scrum
1 15 (28.30%) Software Engineering
2 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (24.53%) Unit Testing
4 8 (15.09%) UML
5 6 (11.32%) OOP
5 6 (11.32%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (9.43%) Waterfall
6 5 (9.43%) OO
6 5 (9.43%) E-Commerce
7 4 (7.55%) OOD
7 4 (7.55%) DSDM
7 4 (7.55%) Workflow
7 4 (7.55%) Migration
7 4 (7.55%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (7.55%) Data Migration
7 4 (7.55%) Data Analysis
7 4 (7.55%) Cyber Security
8 3 (5.66%) Build Automation
8 3 (5.66%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (54.72%) SQL
3 16 (30.19%) JavaScript
4 11 (20.75%) PL/SQL
5 6 (11.32%) PHP
5 6 (11.32%) Shell Script
6 5 (9.43%) C#
6 5 (9.43%) C++
7 4 (7.55%) C
8 3 (5.66%) VB
8 3 (5.66%) VBA
8 3 (5.66%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (20.75%) Degree
2 4 (7.55%) Sun Certification
3 3 (5.66%) OCP
3 3 (5.66%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.89%) MCSD
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (47.17%) Oracle
2 13 (24.53%) JBoss
3 7 (13.21%) IBM
4 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
4 5 (9.43%) hybris
5 4 (7.55%) Apple
5 4 (7.55%) Sony
5 4 (7.55%) Business Objects
5 4 (7.55%) Endeca
5 4 (7.55%) Google
6 3 (5.66%) Kofax
7 1 (1.89%) Cramer
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