The table below looks at the statistics for J2SE skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2SE over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank - 99 85
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.17% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.36% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.07%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +18.42%
J2SE
Wales

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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
351 556 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 31.56% 46.80% 42.87%
Number of salaries quoted 313 533 371
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

J2SE
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing J2SE across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2SE Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

J2SE
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing J2SE across the South Wales region.

J2SE Salary Trend in South Wales