The table below looks at the statistics for J2SE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2SE over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank - 66 61
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 0 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 0.31% 1.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.80% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 7
Average salary - £62,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.71%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
J2SE
West Midlands

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 Staffordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
312 250 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 43.15% 39.06% 52.87%
Number of salaries quoted 269 208 226
Average salary £36,750 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

J2SE
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

J2SE Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

J2SE
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

J2SE Salary Trend in Staffordshire