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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank - 85 80
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.11% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.27% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £31,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
407 373 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 34.79% 41.12% 43.83%
Number of salaries quoted 376 344 360
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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