The table below looks at the statistics for Java SE skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java SE over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
UK
Rank 741 781 798
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +17
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 116 165 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.35% 0.42% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 95 154 132
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +9.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
33171 39031 39969
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.38% 38.19% 37.42%
Number of salaries quoted 28481 33605 34253
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Java SE
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Java SE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java SE Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Java SE
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java SE within the UK.

Java SE Salary Trend in the UK

Java SE
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java SE over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 within the UK.

Java SE Salary Histogram in the UK

Java SE
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java SE within the UK over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +46 108 £60,000 +16.50% 14
London +61 65 £65,000 +8.33% 12
City of London +14 27 £65,000 +8.33% 4
South East +50 19 £45,000 -10.00% 2
South West +1 10 £55,000 -
East of England +26 9 £45,000 -10.00%
Cheltenham +14 9 £55,000 -
Gloucestershire -10 9 £55,000 -
Reading +51 8 - - 1
Berkshire +38 8 - - 1
Essex +22 6 £45,000 -10.00%
Scotland - 5 £39,500 -
Surrey +51 4 £48,750 +14.70%
West Midlands +33 4 £55,000 -4.34%
Shropshire - 4 £55,000 -
Edinburgh - 4 £39,500 -
East Sussex - 4 £39,500 -
Brighton - 4 £39,500 -
Telford - 4 £55,000 -
Newport - 3 £30,000 -
South Wales - 3 £30,000 -
Wales - 3 £30,000 -
Hampshire +20 2 £50,000 - 1
Farnborough -5 2 £50,000 - 1
Witham - 2 £45,000 -
Leatherhead - 2 £52,500 -
Woking - 2 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £51,000 -
East Midlands +4 1 £55,000 +29.41%
Dundee - 1 - -

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing Java SE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Java SE.

1 247 (98.41%) Java
2 174 (69.32%) Agile Software Development
3 135 (53.78%) Finance
4 103 (41.04%) Spring
5 96 (38.25%) Multithreading
6 93 (37.05%) Degree
7 88 (35.06%) Oracle
8 84 (33.47%) Software Engineering
9 83 (33.07%) SQL
10 82 (32.67%) J2SE
11 80 (31.87%) Tomcat
11 80 (31.87%) J2EE
12 78 (31.08%) HTML
13 77 (30.68%) Concurrent Programming
14 74 (29.48%) JavaScript
14 74 (29.48%) XML
14 74 (29.48%) Linux
14 74 (29.48%) JMS
15 72 (28.69%) Web Services
16 68 (27.09%) JBoss
16 68 (27.09%) Java EE
17 65 (25.90%) JIRA
17 65 (25.90%) Maven
18 61 (24.30%) Low Latency
19 59 (23.51%) REST
20 58 (23.11%) WebSphere
21 56 (22.31%) CSS
22 53 (21.12%) Relational Database
23 52 (20.72%) Eclipse
24 51 (20.32%) Unix

Java SE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 80 (31.87%) Tomcat
2 68 (27.09%) JBoss
3 58 (23.11%) WebSphere
4 38 (15.14%) WebLogic
5 31 (12.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 22 (8.76%) Jetty
7 18 (7.17%) Apache
7 18 (7.17%) nginx
8 13 (5.18%) Oracle Workflow
9 10 (3.98%) GlassFish
10 9 (3.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 9 (3.59%) CMS
11 6 (2.39%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (1.59%) IIS
13 1 (0.40%) Anypoint
13 1 (0.40%) Liferay
13 1 (0.40%) Mule
13 1 (0.40%) Mule ESB
13 1 (0.40%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (0.80%) Acrobat
1 2 (0.80%) Adobe Premiere
1 2 (0.80%) MS Office
1 2 (0.80%) MS Project
2 1 (0.40%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (2.39%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.77%) SaaS
2 6 (2.39%) Boomi
3 3 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.40%) GitHub
4 1 (0.40%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.98%) HTTP
2 8 (3.19%) FTP
2 8 (3.19%) Internet
3 6 (2.39%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.99%) VoIP
5 2 (0.80%) AMQP
5 2 (0.80%) LAN
5 2 (0.80%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.80%) VPN
5 2 (0.80%) WAN
6 1 (0.40%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (21.12%) Relational Database
2 50 (19.92%) MySQL
3 39 (15.54%) NoSQL
4 37 (14.74%) MongoDB
5 23 (9.16%) Oracle Database
5 23 (9.16%) PostgreSQL
6 20 (7.97%) RDBMS
7 19 (7.57%) OrientDB
8 18 (7.17%) InterSystems Cache
8 18 (7.17%) Oracle Database 11g
9 14 (5.58%) Big Data
10 6 (2.39%) SQL Server
11 5 (1.99%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (1.99%) MarkLogic
12 3 (1.20%) KDB
12 3 (1.20%) Kdb+
12 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.80%) Blockchain
14 1 (0.40%) Apache Hive
14 1 (0.40%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 65 (25.90%) JIRA
1 65 (25.90%) Maven
2 52 (20.72%) Eclipse
3 51 (20.32%) Jenkins
4 48 (19.12%) JUnit
5 39 (15.54%) IntelliJ
6 31 (12.35%) NetBeans
7 29 (11.55%) Ant
8 27 (10.76%) Git (software)
9 24 (9.56%) Subversion
10 23 (9.16%) Hudson
11 19 (7.57%) Sonatype Nexus
12 18 (7.17%) Talend Open Studio
13 16 (6.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 12 (4.78%) Selenium
15 8 (3.19%) Mockito
16 6 (2.39%) Cucumber
17 4 (1.59%) Artifactory
18 3 (1.20%) RSpec
18 3 (1.20%) Vagrant
General
1 135 (53.78%) Finance
2 33 (13.15%) Banking
3 19 (7.57%) Marketing
4 15 (5.98%) Investment Banking
5 11 (4.38%) Advertising
6 7 (2.79%) Games
7 6 (2.39%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.59%) Front Office
8 4 (1.59%) Publishing
9 2 (0.80%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.80%) Retail
10 1 (0.40%) Electronics
10 1 (0.40%) Polish Language
10 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 172 (68.53%) Developer
2 141 (56.18%) Java Developer
3 56 (22.31%) Java Engineer
4 34 (13.55%) Software Engineer
5 32 (12.75%) Java Software Engineer
6 24 (9.56%) Senior Developer
6 24 (9.56%) Senior Java Developer
7 17 (6.77%) Architect
7 17 (6.77%) Software Developer
8 16 (6.37%) Consultant
9 15 (5.98%) Senior Java Engineer
10 12 (4.78%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 12 (4.78%) Senior Software Engineer
10 12 (4.78%) Solutions Architect
11 10 (3.98%) Core Java Developer
11 10 (3.98%) J2EE Developer
12 9 (3.59%) Big Data Engineer
12 9 (3.59%) Data Engineer
12 9 (3.59%) JSP Developer
13 8 (3.19%) Senior Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (41.04%) Spring
2 82 (32.67%) J2SE
3 80 (31.87%) J2EE
4 78 (31.08%) HTML
5 74 (29.48%) JMS
5 74 (29.48%) XML
6 72 (28.69%) Web Services
7 68 (27.09%) Java EE
8 59 (23.51%) REST
9 56 (22.31%) CSS
10 51 (20.32%) Hibernate
11 43 (17.13%) SOAP
12 40 (15.94%) JSP
13 38 (15.14%) HTML5
14 34 (13.55%) JPA
15 27 (10.76%) FIX Protocol
15 27 (10.76%) RESTful
16 26 (10.36%) Swing
17 25 (9.96%) JSF
18 24 (9.56%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 51 (20.32%) Fintech
2 37 (14.74%) Enterprise Software
3 34 (13.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 20 (7.97%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (7.17%) Cyber Defence
6 13 (5.18%) User Experience
7 11 (4.38%) Computer Science
8 10 (3.98%) Equities
9 7 (2.79%) Fixed Income
10 6 (2.39%) Credit Risk
10 6 (2.39%) Derivative
11 5 (1.99%) Online Games
12 4 (1.59%) Hedge funds
13 3 (1.20%) Home Automation
14 2 (0.80%) Data Centre
14 2 (0.80%) Handset
14 2 (0.80%) NHS
14 2 (0.80%) Smartphone
15 1 (0.40%) LIMS
15 1 (0.40%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 74 (29.48%) Linux
2 51 (20.32%) Unix
3 22 (8.76%) Windows
4 18 (7.17%) AIX
5 5 (1.99%) Android
6 2 (0.80%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (69.32%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (38.25%) Multithreading
3 84 (33.47%) Software Engineering
4 77 (30.68%) Concurrent Programming
5 61 (24.30%) Low Latency
6 45 (17.93%) TDD
7 44 (17.53%) Continuous Integration
8 42 (16.73%) Open Source
9 33 (13.15%) Scrum
9 33 (13.15%) SOA
10 26 (10.36%) OO
11 25 (9.96%) Microservices
12 24 (9.56%) Translating Business Requirements
13 23 (9.16%) Algorithmic Trading
13 23 (9.16%) ETL
13 23 (9.16%) Mentoring
14 21 (8.37%) Cybersecurity
14 21 (8.37%) UML
15 20 (7.97%) Performance Tuning
16 18 (7.17%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 247 (98.41%) Java
2 83 (33.07%) SQL
3 74 (29.48%) JavaScript
4 28 (11.16%) Shell Script
5 19 (7.57%) Scala
6 17 (6.77%) Groovy
7 16 (6.37%) C++
7 16 (6.37%) Python
8 12 (4.78%) Ruby
9 9 (3.59%) C#
10 6 (2.39%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.99%) XPath
12 4 (1.59%) AWK
12 4 (1.59%) sed
13 3 (1.20%) Clojure
13 3 (1.20%) Erlang
13 3 (1.20%) Go
13 3 (1.20%) Perl
14 2 (0.80%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.40%) PHP
Qualifications
1 93 (37.05%) Degree
2 23 (9.16%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.98%) DV Cleared
4 8 (3.19%) Oracle Certification
5 5 (1.99%) AWS Certification
6 3 (1.20%) OCP
7 2 (0.80%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.40%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.59%) QA
2 5 (1.99%) PA-DSS
2 5 (1.99%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.59%) SLA
4 2 (0.80%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (3.98%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.59%) Puppet
2 3 (1.20%) Ansible
Vendors
1 88 (35.06%) Oracle
2 33 (13.15%) IBM
3 27 (10.76%) TIBCO
4 21 (8.37%) BEA
5 18 (7.17%) Fiorano
5 18 (7.17%) ILOG
5 18 (7.17%) Splunk
5 18 (7.17%) Talend
5 18 (7.17%) WSO2
6 15 (5.98%) Google
7 13 (5.18%) Altova
8 11 (4.38%) Adobe
8 11 (4.38%) Informatica
9 8 (3.19%) MuleSoft
10 7 (2.79%) SAP
10 7 (2.79%) Twitter
11 6 (2.39%) BT
11 6 (2.39%) Dell
11 6 (2.39%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (2.39%) Software AG
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