The table below looks at the statistics for J2SE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2SE over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank - 102 -
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 0.29% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.87% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.47% +11.76%
J2SE
UK

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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
476 462 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 35.47% 33.17% 36.24%
Number of salaries quoted 418 380 393
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

J2SE
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

J2SE Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

J2SE
Salary Trend in Wales

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

J2SE Salary Trend in Wales

J2SE
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Wales 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaFX
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) JPA
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Wales 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 (50.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) JavaFX
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) JPA
2 1 (50.00%) JSP
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA