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 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 440 421 450
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +29
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 1 41 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.005% 0.20% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.014% 0.53% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 39 24
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +11.76%
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
7075 7707 8534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.89% 36.96% 37.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6302 6674 7328
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 August 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 +1 1 £57,500 -
J2SE
England

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 23 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (69.57%) Oracle
3 13 (56.52%) J2EE
3 13 (56.52%) Spring
4 12 (52.17%) SQL
5 11 (47.83%) Hibernate
6 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
6 10 (43.48%) Unix
6 10 (43.48%) Unit Testing
7 9 (39.13%) Web Services
7 9 (39.13%) Eclipse
7 9 (39.13%) JDBC
8 8 (34.78%) JSP
8 8 (34.78%) HTML
8 8 (34.78%) Linux
8 8 (34.78%) UML
8 8 (34.78%) Finance
8 8 (34.78%) JSF
9 7 (30.43%) JMS
9 7 (30.43%) XML
9 7 (30.43%) EJB
9 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
9 7 (30.43%) Multithreading
9 7 (30.43%) WebSphere
10 6 (26.09%) JSON
10 6 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (26.09%) Maven
11 5 (21.74%) JUnit
11 5 (21.74%) MySQL

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 7 (30.43%) WebSphere
2 4 (17.39%) Apache
2 4 (17.39%) JBoss
2 4 (17.39%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (13.04%) GlassFish
3 3 (13.04%) WebLogic
4 2 (8.70%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) MySQL
3 2 (8.70%) Apache Hive
3 2 (8.70%) Data Mining
3 2 (8.70%) Hadoop
3 2 (8.70%) HBase
3 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
3 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
3 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Eclipse
2 6 (26.09%) Maven
3 5 (21.74%) JUnit
4 3 (13.04%) Ant
5 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
5 2 (8.70%) NetBeans
6 1 (4.35%) Grunt
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Banking
3 2 (8.70%) Marketing
4 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 19 (82.61%) Java Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Senior Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Agile Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Agile Java Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Applications Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Cloud Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Market Data Developer
5 2 (8.70%) webMethods Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Designer
6 1 (4.35%) Java Technologist
6 1 (4.35%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Designer
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Technologist
6 1 (4.35%) Telecoms Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Telecoms Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (56.52%) J2EE
1 13 (56.52%) Spring
2 11 (47.83%) Hibernate
3 9 (39.13%) JDBC
3 9 (39.13%) Web Services
4 8 (34.78%) HTML
4 8 (34.78%) JSF
4 8 (34.78%) JSP
5 7 (30.43%) EJB
5 7 (30.43%) JMS
5 7 (30.43%) XML
6 6 (26.09%) JSON
7 5 (21.74%) Ajax
7 5 (21.74%) Java EE
7 5 (21.74%) jQuery
7 5 (21.74%) Node.js
8 4 (17.39%) Apache Camel
8 4 (17.39%) Drools
8 4 (17.39%) Grails
8 4 (17.39%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
1 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (13.04%) iPad
3 2 (8.70%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Unix
2 8 (34.78%) Linux
3 4 (17.39%) Apple iOS
4 3 (13.04%) Windows
5 2 (8.70%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (43.48%) Unit Testing
2 8 (34.78%) UML
3 7 (30.43%) Multithreading
4 6 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (21.74%) DevOps
5 5 (21.74%) Integration Testing
5 5 (21.74%) OO
6 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
6 4 (17.39%) MVC
6 4 (17.39%) OOP
6 4 (17.39%) SDLC
6 4 (17.39%) Software Delivery
6 4 (17.39%) System Testing
6 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Web Design
7 3 (13.04%) Scrum
7 3 (13.04%) SOA
7 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
7 3 (13.04%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (52.17%) SQL
3 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
4 5 (21.74%) C
4 5 (21.74%) Scala
5 4 (17.39%) C++
5 4 (17.39%) Korn
5 4 (17.39%) Objective-C
5 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL
5 4 (17.39%) Shell Script
6 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) Data Quality
2 4 (17.39%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) HDFS
2 1 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) Google
3 2 (8.70%) webMethods