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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 409 419 419
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 37 17 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.077% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.43% 0.21% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 37 11 24
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £48,750 £52,200
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
8619 8229 9392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.11% 37.40% 40.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7497 7321 8458
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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
(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
Surrey +15 25 £55,000 +42.39% 5
Berkshire +1 4 £60,000 +60.00% 2
Hampshire -2 4 £28,750 +15.00%
Sussex - 4 £42,500 -
West Sussex - 3 £42,500 -
Oxfordshire +6 1 £32,500 -38.09%
J2SE
England

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 72 (100.00%) Java
2 48 (66.67%) J2EE
3 37 (51.39%) SQL
4 31 (43.06%) Spring
5 27 (37.50%) Hibernate
6 23 (31.94%) JSP
7 22 (30.56%) JavaScript
7 22 (30.56%) Finance
8 21 (29.17%) HTML
8 21 (29.17%) XML
8 21 (29.17%) Tomcat
8 21 (29.17%) Unit Testing
9 20 (27.78%) Oracle
10 18 (25.00%) Software Engineering
10 18 (25.00%) PL/SQL
11 17 (23.61%) UNIX
11 17 (23.61%) Scrum
12 16 (22.22%) Ant
12 16 (22.22%) CSS
12 16 (22.22%) Swing
12 16 (22.22%) JBoss
13 15 (20.83%) Linux
13 15 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (20.83%) Hadoop
14 14 (19.44%) Maven
15 13 (18.06%) Web Services
15 13 (18.06%) Cyber Security
16 12 (16.67%) Degree
16 12 (16.67%) Windows
16 12 (16.67%) JDBC

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 21 (29.17%) Tomcat
2 10 (13.89%) WebSphere
3 7 (9.72%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (6.94%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.78%) Mule
5 2 (2.78%) Apache
5 2 (2.78%) FileNet
6 1 (1.39%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 9 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.11%) HTTP
2 5 (6.94%) SAN
3 4 (5.56%) SDH
3 4 (5.56%) Ethernet
3 4 (5.56%) MPLS
4 3 (4.17%) DSL
5 2 (2.78%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.83%) Hadoop
2 8 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 8 (11.11%) Relational Database
2 8 (11.11%) Big Data
2 8 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 8 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 7 (9.72%) MySQL
4 6 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (6.94%) Apache Accumulo
6 3 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.78%) Oracle OLAP
7 2 (2.78%) OLAP
7 2 (2.78%) OLTP
7 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (22.22%) Ant
2 14 (19.44%) Maven
3 12 (16.67%) Eclipse
4 11 (15.28%) Hudson
5 8 (11.11%) Jenkins
5 8 (11.11%) TeamCity
5 8 (11.11%) JUnit
5 8 (11.11%) Subversion
6 5 (6.94%) jMock
7 4 (5.56%) Git (software)
8 3 (4.17%) CruiseControl
8 3 (4.17%) IntelliJ
8 3 (4.17%) EasyMock
8 3 (4.17%) YourKit
9 2 (2.78%) Gradle
9 2 (2.78%) Mockito
10 1 (1.39%) Bitbucket
General
1 22 (30.56%) Finance
2 9 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 6 (8.33%) Financial Institution
4 4 (5.56%) Marketing
4 4 (5.56%) Games
5 3 (4.17%) Back Office
6 2 (2.78%) Legal
7 1 (1.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 43 (59.72%) Developer
2 40 (55.56%) Java Developer
3 20 (27.78%) Software Engineer
4 10 (13.89%) Java Software Engineer
5 8 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 8 (11.11%) Build Engineer
5 8 (11.11%) Software Build Engineer
5 8 (11.11%) Build Manager
6 7 (9.72%) Junior
6 7 (9.72%) Senior Software Engineer
6 7 (9.72%) Senior Java Software Engineer
7 6 (8.33%) Software Developer
8 5 (6.94%) Architect
8 5 (6.94%) Technical Leader
9 4 (5.56%) Junior Software Engineer
9 4 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (4.17%) Junior Software Developer
10 3 (4.17%) Junior Developer
10 3 (4.17%) Java Swing Developer
11 2 (2.78%) Junior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (66.67%) J2EE
2 31 (43.06%) Spring
3 27 (37.50%) Hibernate
4 23 (31.94%) JSP
5 21 (29.17%) HTML
5 21 (29.17%) XML
6 16 (22.22%) CSS
6 16 (22.22%) Swing
7 13 (18.06%) Web Services
8 12 (16.67%) JDBC
9 10 (13.89%) Servlets
10 9 (12.50%) JSF
10 9 (12.50%) jQuery
11 8 (11.11%) Struts
11 8 (11.11%) XSD
12 7 (9.72%) SonicMQ
12 7 (9.72%) iBATIS
12 7 (9.72%) MyBatis
13 5 (6.94%) Spring Integration
13 5 (6.94%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (9.72%) Mobile App
3 6 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 6 (8.33%) Physics
4 5 (6.94%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.61%) UNIX
2 15 (20.83%) Linux
3 12 (16.67%) Windows
4 7 (9.72%) Windows CE
5 1 (1.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (29.17%) Unit Testing
2 18 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 17 (23.61%) Scrum
4 15 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (18.06%) Cyber Security
6 11 (15.28%) UML
7 8 (11.11%) Integration Testing
7 8 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (11.11%) Build Automation
7 8 (11.11%) Test Automation
7 8 (11.11%) Change Management
7 8 (11.11%) Code Coverage
8 7 (9.72%) OO
9 6 (8.33%) OOP
10 5 (6.94%) Migration
10 5 (6.94%) Data Analysis
10 5 (6.94%) OOD
10 5 (6.94%) Data Migration
11 4 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
11 4 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 72 (100.00%) Java
2 37 (51.39%) SQL
3 22 (30.56%) JavaScript
4 18 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 10 (13.89%) Shell Script
6 6 (8.33%) Scala
7 5 (6.94%) PHP
7 5 (6.94%) C#
8 3 (4.17%) C++
8 3 (4.17%) C
9 2 (2.78%) Perl
9 2 (2.78%) VB
9 2 (2.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (4.17%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.39%) OCP
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (1.39%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) Puppet
1 1 (1.39%) Ambari
Vendors
1 20 (27.78%) Oracle
2 16 (22.22%) JBoss
3 8 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 6 (8.33%) Apple
4 6 (8.33%) Google
4 6 (8.33%) Sony
5 4 (5.56%) Cramer
6 3 (4.17%) Business Objects
7 2 (2.78%) IBM
7 2 (2.78%) TIBCO
7 2 (2.78%) Kofax
8 1 (1.39%) hybris
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago