The table below looks at the statistics for J2SE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2SE over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 198 193 196
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 3 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.067% 0.27% 0.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.62% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 16
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £37,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £67,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +11.11%
J2SE
South East

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 Surrey region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1699 2104 1933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 37.71% 43.56% 38.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1489 1781 1708
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

J2SE
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

J2SE Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

J2SE
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

J2SE Salary Trend in Surrey

J2SE
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2SE across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

J2SE Salary Histogram in Surrey

J2SE
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2SE within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
Guildford +1 2 £39,250 +4.66%
Weybridge - 1 £42,500 -
J2SE
South East

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 15 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) Software Engineering
2 8 (53.33%) Hadoop
3 7 (46.67%) Big Data
3 7 (46.67%) Spring
3 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (46.67%) Linux
4 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 6 (40.00%) J2EE
4 6 (40.00%) Lucene
4 6 (40.00%) Cyber Security
5 5 (33.33%) Scala
5 5 (33.33%) UNIX
6 4 (26.67%) OO
6 4 (26.67%) Web Services
6 4 (26.67%) XML
6 4 (26.67%) Swing
6 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
6 4 (26.67%) Database Theory
7 3 (20.00%) YourKit
7 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (20.00%) Spring Integration
7 3 (20.00%) REST
7 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (20.00%) Spring MVC
7 3 (20.00%) jQuery
7 3 (20.00%) Java EE
7 3 (20.00%) Degree
7 3 (20.00%) Finance

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 1 (6.67%) JBoss
1 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) HTTP
1 3 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) Hadoop
2 7 (46.67%) Big Data
3 3 (20.00%) MySQL
4 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (6.67%) Apache Accumulo
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) YourKit
2 2 (13.33%) Maven
3 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
1 12 (80.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Java Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Java Technical Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Graduate
4 1 (6.67%) Graduate Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Java/J2EE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) Spring
2 6 (40.00%) J2EE
2 6 (40.00%) Lucene
3 4 (26.67%) Web Services
3 4 (26.67%) XML
3 4 (26.67%) Swing
4 3 (20.00%) XSD
4 3 (20.00%) CSS
4 3 (20.00%) JDBC
4 3 (20.00%) SOAP
4 3 (20.00%) Java EE
4 3 (20.00%) Spring MVC
4 3 (20.00%) jQuery
4 3 (20.00%) REST
4 3 (20.00%) Spring Integration
4 3 (20.00%) HTML
4 3 (20.00%) WSDL
4 3 (20.00%) Hibernate
5 2 (13.33%) Kafka
6 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 3 (20.00%) Open Source
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (53.33%) Software Engineering
2 6 (40.00%) Cyber Security
3 4 (26.67%) OO
3 4 (26.67%) Database Theory
4 3 (20.00%) MVC
4 3 (20.00%) Scrum
4 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (13.33%) Multithreading
6 1 (6.67%) MapReduce
6 1 (6.67%) Analytics
6 1 (6.67%) DevOps
6 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.67%) People Management
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 5 (33.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (6.67%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
1 1 (6.67%) Ambari
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle