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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2SE over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 397 436 425
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -11
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 44 15 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.069% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.57% 0.18% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 35 13 25
Average salary £47,500 £39,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.01% -21.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
7764 8390 9593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 35.53% 38.75% 41.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6783 7126 8798
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +2 12 £52,500 +84.21% 1
West Sussex - 10 £48,500 - 3
Berkshire +6 8 £60,000 +14.28%
Sussex - 6 £47,500 -
Hampshire -25 3 £45,000 - 2
Oxfordshire - 3 £40,000 -
Middlesex - 2 £37,500 -
J2SE
England

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 57 (86.36%) Java
2 42 (63.64%) J2EE
3 38 (57.58%) JavaScript
4 34 (51.52%) Oracle
5 33 (50.00%) XML
6 32 (48.48%) CSS
6 32 (48.48%) Tomcat
7 31 (46.97%) HTML
7 31 (46.97%) Software Engineering
8 28 (42.42%) Linux
8 28 (42.42%) Servlets
8 28 (42.42%) JDBC
9 27 (40.91%) UML
10 26 (39.39%) JSP
10 26 (39.39%) WebLogic
11 25 (37.88%) Spring
11 25 (37.88%) Agile Software Development
12 24 (36.36%) JAX-WS
12 24 (36.36%) Computer Science
13 23 (34.85%) SQL
14 21 (31.82%) Windows
15 19 (28.79%) SQL Server
15 19 (28.79%) Degree
15 19 (28.79%) Swing
16 18 (27.27%) JBoss
16 18 (27.27%) WebSphere
16 18 (27.27%) JUnit
16 18 (27.27%) HTTP
17 17 (25.76%) C++
17 17 (25.76%) Analytical Skills

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 32 (48.48%) Tomcat
2 26 (39.39%) WebLogic
3 18 (27.27%) JBoss
3 18 (27.27%) WebSphere
4 12 (18.18%) GlassFish
4 12 (18.18%) Apache
5 5 (7.58%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.52%) FileNet
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) Doxygen
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (27.27%) HTTP
2 3 (4.55%) SAN
3 1 (1.52%) MPLS
3 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.52%) SDH
3 1 (1.52%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (28.79%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.12%) Hadoop
3 7 (10.61%) Big Data
4 4 (6.06%) Oracle Database
5 3 (4.55%) MySQL
5 3 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (3.03%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.52%) Apache Accumulo
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (27.27%) JUnit
2 16 (24.24%) Maven
3 15 (22.73%) Eclipse
4 13 (19.70%) NetBeans
5 12 (18.18%) Git (software)
6 11 (16.67%) Subversion
7 10 (15.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 10 (15.15%) StarTeam
8 3 (4.55%) YourKit
General
1 14 (21.21%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.55%) Finance
3 2 (3.03%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 42 (63.64%) Developer
2 35 (53.03%) Java Developer
3 18 (27.27%) Software Engineer
4 11 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 11 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 9 (13.64%) Software Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Technical Leader
7 6 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 2 (3.03%) Java Technologist
10 2 (3.03%) Java Architect
10 2 (3.03%) Java Technical Architect
10 2 (3.03%) Java Team Leader
10 2 (3.03%) Architect
10 2 (3.03%) Technical Architect
10 2 (3.03%) Java Software Engineer
10 2 (3.03%) Team Leader
11 1 (1.52%) Junior Developer
11 1 (1.52%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (63.64%) J2EE
2 33 (50.00%) XML
3 32 (48.48%) CSS
4 31 (46.97%) HTML
5 28 (42.42%) Servlets
5 28 (42.42%) JDBC
6 26 (39.39%) JSP
7 25 (37.88%) Spring
8 24 (36.36%) JAX-WS
9 19 (28.79%) Swing
10 15 (22.73%) SOAP
11 14 (21.21%) JMS
11 14 (21.21%) JavaFX
11 14 (21.21%) Velocity
12 12 (18.18%) Dojo
12 12 (18.18%) JSON
12 12 (18.18%) Ajax
12 12 (18.18%) JPA
13 10 (15.15%) RESTful
14 9 (13.64%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 24 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 17 (25.76%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (18.18%) Clustering
4 5 (7.58%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.55%) Open Source
6 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (42.42%) Linux
2 21 (31.82%) Windows
3 10 (15.15%) UNIX
4 5 (7.58%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (46.97%) Software Engineering
2 27 (40.91%) UML
3 25 (37.88%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (21.21%) AOP
5 13 (19.70%) TDD
6 12 (18.18%) Load Balancing
7 11 (16.67%) OO
8 8 (12.12%) Database Theory
9 7 (10.61%) Mentoring
9 7 (10.61%) Unit Testing
10 6 (9.09%) Cyber Security
11 5 (7.58%) Scrum
12 4 (6.06%) Document Management
12 4 (6.06%) Workflow
12 4 (6.06%) Multithreading
13 3 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
13 3 (4.55%) Analytics
13 3 (4.55%) OOD
13 3 (4.55%) MVC
13 3 (4.55%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 57 (86.36%) Java
2 38 (57.58%) JavaScript
3 23 (34.85%) SQL
4 17 (25.76%) C++
5 14 (21.21%) PL/SQL
6 12 (18.18%) Scala
7 7 (10.61%) C#
8 5 (7.58%) C
9 4 (6.06%) PHP
10 1 (1.52%) VB
10 1 (1.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (28.79%) Degree
2 12 (18.18%) OCPJP
2 12 (18.18%) OCMJD
3 9 (13.64%) Security Cleared
4 6 (9.09%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (3.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (1.52%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Puppet
1 1 (1.52%) Ambari
Vendors
1 34 (51.52%) Oracle
2 12 (18.18%) Sun
3 5 (7.58%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.52%) Kofax
4 1 (1.52%) Cramer
4 1 (1.52%) IBM
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