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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 414 420 416
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 37 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.081% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.43% 0.22% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 37 12 25
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,750 £48,750 £52,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
8667 8306 9469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 38.17% 37.50% 40.80%
Number of salaries quoted 7565 7385 8545
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
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 25 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 25 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% 2
Berkshire +5 5 £62,500 +66.66% 1
Hampshire +7 4 £28,750 +15.00%
Sussex - 4 £42,500 -
West Sussex - 2 £42,500 -
Oxfordshire +2 1 £32,500 -38.09%
J2SE
England

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 73 (100.00%) Java
2 50 (68.49%) J2EE
3 39 (53.42%) SQL
4 32 (43.84%) Spring
5 29 (39.73%) Hibernate
6 24 (32.88%) JSP
6 24 (32.88%) Tomcat
7 23 (31.51%) Finance
8 22 (30.14%) XML
8 22 (30.14%) Oracle
8 22 (30.14%) Unit Testing
9 20 (27.40%) JavaScript
9 20 (27.40%) PL/SQL
9 20 (27.40%) HTML
10 19 (26.03%) JBoss
11 18 (24.66%) UNIX
11 18 (24.66%) Scrum
11 18 (24.66%) Software Engineering
12 17 (23.29%) Ant
12 17 (23.29%) Swing
13 16 (21.92%) Linux
13 16 (21.92%) CSS
13 16 (21.92%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (20.55%) Hadoop
15 14 (19.18%) Maven
15 14 (19.18%) Web Services
16 13 (17.81%) Windows
16 13 (17.81%) JDBC
16 13 (17.81%) Eclipse
16 13 (17.81%) Degree

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 24 (32.88%) Tomcat
2 10 (13.70%) WebSphere
3 7 (9.59%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (6.85%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.74%) Apache
5 2 (2.74%) FileNet
5 2 (2.74%) Mule
6 1 (1.37%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 9 (12.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.96%) HTTP
2 6 (8.22%) SAN
3 4 (5.48%) MPLS
3 4 (5.48%) SDH
3 4 (5.48%) Ethernet
4 3 (4.11%) DSL
4 3 (4.11%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.55%) Hadoop
2 9 (12.33%) Oracle Database
2 9 (12.33%) Relational Database
2 9 (12.33%) RDBMS
3 8 (10.96%) SQL Server
3 8 (10.96%) Big Data
4 7 (9.59%) MySQL
5 6 (8.22%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (6.85%) Apache Accumulo
7 4 (5.48%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (4.11%) OLTP
8 3 (4.11%) OLAP
8 3 (4.11%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (4.11%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (1.37%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (23.29%) Ant
2 14 (19.18%) Maven
3 13 (17.81%) Eclipse
4 12 (16.44%) Hudson
5 9 (12.33%) Subversion
6 8 (10.96%) Jenkins
6 8 (10.96%) JUnit
6 8 (10.96%) TeamCity
7 6 (8.22%) jMock
8 4 (5.48%) EasyMock
8 4 (5.48%) Git (software)
8 4 (5.48%) IntelliJ
8 4 (5.48%) CruiseControl
9 3 (4.11%) YourKit
10 2 (2.74%) Gradle
10 2 (2.74%) Mockito
11 1 (1.37%) Bitbucket
General
1 23 (31.51%) Finance
2 9 (12.33%) Telecoms
3 6 (8.22%) Financial Institution
4 4 (5.48%) Back Office
4 4 (5.48%) Games
4 4 (5.48%) Marketing
5 2 (2.74%) Legal
6 1 (1.37%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 43 (58.90%) Developer
2 40 (54.79%) Java Developer
3 20 (27.40%) Software Engineer
4 10 (13.70%) Java Software Engineer
5 8 (10.96%) Build Manager
5 8 (10.96%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 8 (10.96%) Build Engineer
5 8 (10.96%) Software Build Engineer
6 7 (9.59%) Senior Java Software Engineer
6 7 (9.59%) Junior
6 7 (9.59%) Senior Software Engineer
7 6 (8.22%) Software Developer
8 5 (6.85%) Architect
8 5 (6.85%) Technical Leader
9 4 (5.48%) Junior Software Engineer
9 4 (5.48%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.48%) Java Swing Developer
10 3 (4.11%) Senior Developer
10 3 (4.11%) Junior Developer
10 3 (4.11%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (68.49%) J2EE
2 32 (43.84%) Spring
3 29 (39.73%) Hibernate
4 24 (32.88%) JSP
5 22 (30.14%) XML
6 20 (27.40%) HTML
7 17 (23.29%) Swing
8 16 (21.92%) CSS
9 14 (19.18%) Web Services
10 13 (17.81%) JDBC
11 12 (16.44%) Servlets
12 9 (12.33%) Struts
12 9 (12.33%) XSD
12 9 (12.33%) JSF
12 9 (12.33%) jQuery
13 7 (9.59%) iBATIS
13 7 (9.59%) SonicMQ
13 7 (9.59%) MyBatis
14 5 (6.85%) Velocity
14 5 (6.85%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.70%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (9.59%) Mobile App
3 6 (8.22%) Mathematics
3 6 (8.22%) Physics
4 4 (5.48%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.74%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.66%) UNIX
2 16 (21.92%) Linux
3 13 (17.81%) Windows
4 7 (9.59%) Windows CE
5 1 (1.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.14%) Unit Testing
2 18 (24.66%) Software Engineering
2 18 (24.66%) Scrum
3 16 (21.92%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (17.81%) Cyber Security
5 12 (16.44%) UML
6 8 (10.96%) OOP
6 8 (10.96%) OO
6 8 (10.96%) Code Coverage
6 8 (10.96%) Change Management
6 8 (10.96%) Integration Testing
6 8 (10.96%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (10.96%) Test Automation
6 8 (10.96%) Build Automation
7 6 (8.22%) Data Analysis
7 6 (8.22%) OOD
8 5 (6.85%) Workflow
8 5 (6.85%) Migration
8 5 (6.85%) Data Migration
9 4 (5.48%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 73 (100.00%) Java
2 39 (53.42%) SQL
3 20 (27.40%) JavaScript
3 20 (27.40%) PL/SQL
4 11 (15.07%) Shell Script
5 5 (6.85%) Scala
5 5 (6.85%) C#
5 5 (6.85%) PHP
6 3 (4.11%) C
6 3 (4.11%) C++
7 2 (2.74%) Perl
7 2 (2.74%) VB
7 2 (2.74%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (17.81%) Degree
2 4 (5.48%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.37%) OCP
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (1.37%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Puppet
1 1 (1.37%) Ambari
Vendors
1 22 (30.14%) Oracle
2 19 (26.03%) JBoss
3 8 (10.96%) Microsoft
4 6 (8.22%) Apple
4 6 (8.22%) Sony
4 6 (8.22%) Google
5 4 (5.48%) Cramer
5 4 (5.48%) Business Objects
6 2 (2.74%) IBM
6 2 (2.74%) Kofax
6 2 (2.74%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.37%) hybris
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