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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2SE over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 410 437 444
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +7
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 8 34 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.044% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.44% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 8 31 39
Median salary £48,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +4.39%
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
7261 7756 8973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 39.96% 36.45% 38.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6498 6692 7879
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

J2SE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing J2SE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2SE within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +11 4 £57,500 +15.00%
Hampshire +8 4 £45,000 -18.18% 2
J2SE
England

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT jobs citing J2SE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for J2SE.

1 63 (95.45%) Java
2 44 (66.67%) Spring
2 44 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 40 (60.61%) J2EE
4 33 (50.00%) Oracle
5 31 (46.97%) SQL
6 28 (42.42%) Hibernate
7 27 (40.91%) Maven
8 25 (37.88%) HTML
8 25 (37.88%) Linux
8 25 (37.88%) UML
9 24 (36.36%) JSP
9 24 (36.36%) JSF
10 23 (34.85%) Eclipse
11 22 (33.33%) JSON
11 22 (33.33%) jQuery
11 22 (33.33%) Node.js
12 21 (31.82%) Unit Testing
13 20 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (30.30%) JUnit
14 19 (28.79%) EJB
14 19 (28.79%) Scala
15 18 (27.27%) GWT
15 18 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
15 18 (27.27%) Web Services
15 18 (27.27%) J2ME
16 17 (25.76%) JMS
16 17 (25.76%) XML
16 17 (25.76%) Performance Tuning
16 17 (25.76%) DevOps

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (24.24%) Apache
1 16 (24.24%) JBoss
2 14 (21.21%) WebSphere
3 9 (13.64%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (7.58%) GlassFish
4 5 (7.58%) WebLogic
5 4 (6.06%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (6.06%) Tomcat
6 3 (4.55%) IIS
7 2 (3.03%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.06%) AWS CloudFormation
2 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.06%) ATM
2 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 9 (13.64%) SQL Server
3 8 (12.12%) Big Data
4 6 (9.09%) Hadoop
4 6 (9.09%) HBase
4 6 (9.09%) MySQL
5 3 (4.55%) RDBMS
5 3 (4.55%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.03%) Apache Hive
6 2 (3.03%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 27 (40.91%) Maven
2 23 (34.85%) Eclipse
3 20 (30.30%) JUnit
4 8 (12.12%) Ant
4 8 (12.12%) Jenkins
5 6 (9.09%) NetBeans
6 4 (6.06%) Mockito
6 4 (6.06%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (4.55%) Git (software)
7 3 (4.55%) Grunt
8 1 (1.52%) DbUnit
8 1 (1.52%) EasyMock
8 1 (1.52%) Selenium
8 1 (1.52%) StarTeam
8 1 (1.52%) Subversion
8 1 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (21.21%) Finance
2 8 (12.12%) Banking
3 4 (6.06%) Publishing
4 2 (3.03%) Marketing
5 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 63 (95.45%) Developer
2 56 (84.85%) Java Developer
3 11 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 11 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (10.61%) Software Developer
5 6 (9.09%) Lead Developer
5 6 (9.09%) Lead Java Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Agile Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Agile Java Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Cloud Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Market Data Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Applications Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Java Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Java Software Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Java Software Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Architect
8 3 (4.55%) Development Manager
8 3 (4.55%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (66.67%) Spring
2 40 (60.61%) J2EE
3 28 (42.42%) Hibernate
4 25 (37.88%) HTML
5 24 (36.36%) JSF
5 24 (36.36%) JSP
6 22 (33.33%) jQuery
6 22 (33.33%) JSON
6 22 (33.33%) Node.js
7 19 (28.79%) EJB
8 18 (27.27%) GWT
8 18 (27.27%) J2ME
8 18 (27.27%) Web Services
9 17 (25.76%) JMS
9 17 (25.76%) XML
10 16 (24.24%) Ajax
10 16 (24.24%) CSS
10 16 (24.24%) Java EE
10 16 (24.24%) JDBC
11 15 (22.73%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.06%) Clustering
3 4 (6.06%) iPad
3 4 (6.06%) Semantic Web
4 3 (4.55%) Informatics
4 3 (4.55%) Replication
4 3 (4.55%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.03%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 25 (37.88%) Linux
2 16 (24.24%) Apple iOS
3 12 (18.18%) Unix
4 8 (12.12%) Windows
5 7 (10.61%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.88%) UML
2 21 (31.82%) Unit Testing
3 20 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (25.76%) DevOps
4 17 (25.76%) Performance Tuning
5 15 (22.73%) E-Commerce
5 15 (22.73%) MVC
5 15 (22.73%) Software Delivery
5 15 (22.73%) Web Design
6 11 (16.67%) OO
6 11 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 10 (15.15%) Scrum
8 9 (13.64%) Multithreading
8 9 (13.64%) SDLC
9 8 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (12.12%) System Testing
10 7 (10.61%) OOP
11 6 (9.09%) Integration Testing
12 5 (7.58%) Process Improvement
12 5 (7.58%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 63 (95.45%) Java
2 44 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 31 (46.97%) SQL
4 19 (28.79%) Scala
5 15 (22.73%) Objective-C
6 13 (19.70%) C++
7 6 (9.09%) C
8 5 (7.58%) Korn
8 5 (7.58%) PL/SQL
8 5 (7.58%) Shell Script
9 4 (6.06%) Bash Shell
10 3 (4.55%) Perl
10 3 (4.55%) VB
11 1 (1.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) Data Quality
2 4 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (3.03%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) Ansible
1 4 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (6.06%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (50.00%) Oracle
2 15 (22.73%) Google
3 4 (6.06%) Hortonworks
3 4 (6.06%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.55%) InterSystems
5 2 (3.03%) webMethods
6 1 (1.52%) Twitter