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 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 819 811 783
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -28
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 112 154 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.37% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 97 143 165
Median salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.09%

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
38107 41697 45243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.87% 37.81% 39.25%
Number of salaries quoted 33121 35558 38497
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 July 2016 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 July 2016. 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
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statistics and trends)
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 +21 111 £55,000 +15.78% 10
London +15 58 £60,000 +20.00% 7
City of London +69 32 £60,000 - 4
Yorkshire +40 11 £40,000 +14.28%
East of England +30 11 £50,000 -2.43%
West Yorkshire +23 11 £40,000 +14.28%
South East +34 10 £53,750 +53.57% 1
Wimbledon -8 10 - -
Huntingdon - 10 £50,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 10 £50,000 -
Wakefield - 9 £40,000 -
South West +25 7 £55,000 +22.22%
East Midlands -2 6 £62,500 +31.57% 1
Nottingham +13 5 £62,500 +42.85% 1
Nottinghamshire +5 5 £62,500 +42.85% 1
West Midlands -1 5 £65,000 +20.93%
Gloucestershire - 5 £55,000 -
Cheltenham - 5 £55,000 -
Reading +13 4 £57,500 -11.53%
Berkshire +8 4 £57,500 -11.53%
Coventry +6 4 £65,000 +13.04%
North West +14 3 £45,000 -2.70% 1
Surrey - 3 £50,000 - 1
Guildford - 3 £50,000 - 1
Leeds +24 2 £62,500 +78.57%
Manchester -8 2 £45,000 -10.00%
Farnborough - 2 £55,000 -
Hampshire - 2 £55,000 -
Derbyshire +16 1 £45,000 -5.26%
Lancashire +11 1 £47,500 +18.75%

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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.

1 258 (98.85%) Java
2 152 (58.24%) Agile Software Development
3 116 (44.44%) Finance
3 116 (44.44%) Oracle
4 110 (42.15%) Java EE
5 109 (41.76%) HTML
6 104 (39.85%) Web Services
7 103 (39.46%) Spring
8 102 (39.08%) MySQL
9 99 (37.93%) JavaScript
10 98 (37.55%) SQL
11 94 (36.02%) Degree
12 89 (34.10%) Multithreading
13 85 (32.57%) JMS
14 80 (30.65%) XML
15 78 (29.89%) Linux
16 76 (29.12%) Relational Database
17 74 (28.35%) REST
17 74 (28.35%) CSS
18 68 (26.05%) Jenkins
19 65 (24.90%) RDBMS
19 65 (24.90%) Hibernate
20 62 (23.75%) Tomcat
20 62 (23.75%) JPA
21 60 (22.99%) Unix
21 60 (22.99%) Eclipse
22 59 (22.61%) Maven
22 59 (22.61%) Concurrent Programming
23 57 (21.84%) OO
24 55 (21.07%) TDD

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 62 (23.75%) Tomcat
2 46 (17.62%) WebSphere
3 40 (15.33%) JBoss
4 28 (10.73%) WebLogic
5 14 (5.36%) Apache Spark
5 14 (5.36%) WebSphere Application Server
6 10 (3.83%) Apache
6 10 (3.83%) Jetty
6 10 (3.83%) nginx
7 6 (2.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 4 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.77%) WildFly
10 1 (0.38%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.38%) IIS
10 1 (0.38%) LiveCycle
10 1 (0.38%) Mule
10 1 (0.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.38%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.38%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 37 (14.18%) SaaS
2 26 (9.96%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (4.98%) iPaaS
4 2 (0.77%) GitHub
5 1 (0.38%) Boomi
5 1 (0.38%) Force.com
5 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.21%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.68%) HTTP
3 4 (1.53%) Multicast
4 1 (0.38%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.38%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (39.08%) MySQL
2 76 (29.12%) Relational Database
3 65 (24.90%) RDBMS
4 50 (19.16%) NoSQL
5 35 (13.41%) MongoDB
6 27 (10.34%) Oracle Database
7 20 (7.66%) SQL Server
8 19 (7.28%) Hadoop
9 18 (6.90%) Data Mining
10 15 (5.75%) Big Data
11 14 (5.36%) Apache Hive
11 14 (5.36%) HBase
11 14 (5.36%) OrientDB
12 13 (4.98%) PostgreSQL
13 10 (3.83%) InterSystems Cache
13 10 (3.83%) Oracle Database 11g
14 8 (3.07%) Couchbase
15 2 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
16 1 (0.38%) Neo4j
16 1 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 68 (26.05%) Jenkins
2 60 (22.99%) Eclipse
3 59 (22.61%) Maven
4 54 (20.69%) Git (software)
5 53 (20.31%) JIRA
6 48 (18.39%) JUnit
7 39 (14.94%) Subversion
8 37 (14.18%) NetBeans
9 36 (13.79%) Ant
10 30 (11.49%) IntelliJ
11 25 (9.58%) Mockito
12 20 (7.66%) Hudson
13 15 (5.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 14 (5.36%) Gradle
15 11 (4.21%) Cucumber
16 10 (3.83%) Sonatype Nexus
16 10 (3.83%) Talend Open Studio
16 10 (3.83%) TeamCity
17 9 (3.45%) MyEclipse
17 9 (3.45%) RSpec
General
1 116 (44.44%) Finance
2 51 (19.54%) Banking
3 22 (8.43%) Marketing
4 15 (5.75%) Investment Banking
5 14 (5.36%) Retail
6 10 (3.83%) Games
7 5 (1.92%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.53%) Electronics
8 4 (1.53%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.15%) Front Office
10 2 (0.77%) Advertising
11 1 (0.38%) Automotive
11 1 (0.38%) Back Office
11 1 (0.38%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 199 (76.25%) Developer
2 171 (65.52%) Java Developer
3 58 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 58 (22.22%) Senior Java Developer
4 26 (9.96%) Lead Developer
4 26 (9.96%) Lead Java Developer
5 25 (9.58%) Architect
6 24 (9.20%) Software Developer
7 21 (8.05%) Java Engineer
8 17 (6.51%) Solutions Architect
9 16 (6.13%) Integration Architect
10 15 (5.75%) Consultant
11 14 (5.36%) Software Engineer
12 11 (4.21%) Java Architect
13 10 (3.83%) Core Java Developer
14 9 (3.45%) Applications Developer
14 9 (3.45%) Java Consultant
14 9 (3.45%) Java Software Engineer
14 9 (3.45%) Java Solutions Architect
15 8 (3.07%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (42.15%) Java EE
2 109 (41.76%) HTML
3 104 (39.85%) Web Services
4 103 (39.46%) Spring
5 85 (32.57%) JMS
6 80 (30.65%) XML
7 74 (28.35%) CSS
7 74 (28.35%) REST
8 65 (24.90%) Hibernate
9 62 (23.75%) JPA
10 52 (19.92%) JSP
11 48 (18.39%) J2EE
12 46 (17.62%) J2SE
12 46 (17.62%) SOAP
13 45 (17.24%) JSON
14 39 (14.94%) JSF
15 38 (14.56%) Ajax
16 35 (13.41%) HTML5
17 34 (13.03%) RESTful
18 29 (11.11%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 46 (17.62%) Enterprise Software
2 29 (11.11%) Fintech
3 26 (9.96%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.83%) Algorithms
4 10 (3.83%) User Experience
5 9 (3.45%) Telematics
5 9 (3.45%) Web 2.0
6 8 (3.07%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (2.30%) Streaming Video
7 6 (2.30%) Video on Demand
8 5 (1.92%) Informatics
8 5 (1.92%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.92%) Visualisation
9 4 (1.53%) LIMS
10 3 (1.15%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.77%) BBC
11 2 (0.77%) Cybercrime
12 1 (0.38%) Bitcoin
12 1 (0.38%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 78 (29.89%) Linux
2 60 (22.99%) Unix
3 34 (13.03%) Windows
4 14 (5.36%) AIX
5 13 (4.98%) Android
6 12 (4.60%) Apple iOS
7 9 (3.45%) Mac OS
7 9 (3.45%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.38%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (58.24%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (34.10%) Multithreading
3 59 (22.61%) Concurrent Programming
4 57 (21.84%) OO
5 55 (21.07%) TDD
5 55 (21.07%) Unit Testing
6 54 (20.69%) Mentoring
7 53 (20.31%) UML
8 50 (19.16%) Software Engineering
9 47 (18.01%) Continuous Integration
10 44 (16.86%) Low Latency
11 38 (14.56%) Scrum
11 38 (14.56%) SOA
12 33 (12.64%) Open Source
13 32 (12.26%) MVC
14 22 (8.43%) Presales
15 21 (8.05%) Microservices
16 18 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
16 18 (6.90%) SDLC
17 14 (5.36%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 258 (98.85%) Java
2 99 (37.93%) JavaScript
3 98 (37.55%) SQL
4 30 (11.49%) Groovy
5 26 (9.96%) Shell Script
6 25 (9.58%) C++
7 21 (8.05%) C#
8 18 (6.90%) Scala
9 16 (6.13%) Go
10 15 (5.75%) C
11 14 (5.36%) PL/SQL
12 11 (4.21%) Python
13 5 (1.92%) Ruby
14 3 (1.15%) Perl
14 3 (1.15%) PHP
15 2 (0.77%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.38%) Apex Code
16 1 (0.38%) OCaml
16 1 (0.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 94 (36.02%) Degree
2 18 (6.90%) OCP
2 18 (6.90%) Oracle Certification
2 18 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.83%) DV Cleared
4 3 (1.15%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.77%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.38%) OCA
6 1 (0.38%) OCAJ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.81%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) PA-DSS
2 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (5.36%) HDFS
2 11 (4.21%) Docker
3 2 (0.77%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 10 (3.83%) Ansible
1 10 (3.83%) Puppet
2 1 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 116 (44.44%) Oracle
2 30 (11.49%) IBM
3 28 (10.73%) TIBCO
4 20 (7.66%) BEA
5 12 (4.60%) Google
6 10 (3.83%) Altova
6 10 (3.83%) Fiorano
6 10 (3.83%) ILOG
6 10 (3.83%) Splunk
6 10 (3.83%) Talend
6 10 (3.83%) WSO2
7 9 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (3.07%) Facebook
8 8 (3.07%) NetSuite
9 7 (2.68%) BT
10 6 (2.30%) Adobe
11 5 (1.92%) MuleSoft
11 5 (1.92%) SAP
12 4 (1.53%) Software AG
12 4 (1.53%) Terracotta
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + 10% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £35k to £55k + benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits: Bonus, Healthcare, Pension, Dental
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