The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 103 89 72
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -17
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 1 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.074% 0.40% 1.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% 1.03% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 12
Average salary £26,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.64% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
460 486 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 34.20% 38.76% 40.29%
Number of salaries quoted 413 440 358
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
J2SE
UK

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
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2SE within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
South Wales -9 1 £26,500 -35.75%
J2SE
UK

J2SE
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) JSP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript