The table below looks at the statistics for J2SE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2SE over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 249 - 220
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 4 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.054% - 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% - 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 8
Average salary £48,500 - £43,750
90% offered a salary of more than £41,300 - £35,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +14.45%
J2SE
England

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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2642 2095 2493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 35.80% 39.61% 42.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2139 1694 2156
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

J2SE
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

J2SE Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

J2SE
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

J2SE Salary Trend in Yorkshire

J2SE
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2SE across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

J2SE Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

J2SE
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2SE within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 September 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 Yorkshire - 2 £41,500 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £55,000 -
J2SE
England

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 19 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (89.47%) J2EE
3 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (57.89%) Hibernate
5 9 (47.37%) Spring
5 9 (47.37%) Oracle
6 8 (42.11%) TDD
7 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
7 7 (36.84%) Java SE
7 7 (36.84%) Web Services
7 7 (36.84%) SOA
8 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
8 6 (31.58%) Scrum
9 5 (26.32%) Maven
9 5 (26.32%) Java EE
9 5 (26.32%) JUnit
9 5 (26.32%) SQL
10 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
11 3 (15.79%) HTML
11 3 (15.79%) MySQL
11 3 (15.79%) CSS
11 3 (15.79%) JBoss
11 3 (15.79%) JPA
11 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
11 3 (15.79%) BDD
11 3 (15.79%) REST
11 3 (15.79%) Degree
11 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
12 2 (10.53%) JavaFX
12 2 (10.53%) Oracle SOA Suite

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (10.53%) Apache Solr
3 1 (5.26%) MQSeries
3 1 (5.26%) CMS
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
3 1 (5.26%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (5.26%) Magnolia
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Maven
1 5 (26.32%) JUnit
2 2 (10.53%) Ant
2 2 (10.53%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Developer
2 16 (84.21%) Java Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.53%) SOA Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (89.47%) J2EE
2 11 (57.89%) Hibernate
3 9 (47.37%) Spring
4 7 (36.84%) Java SE
4 7 (36.84%) Web Services
5 5 (26.32%) Java EE
6 3 (15.79%) HTML
6 3 (15.79%) CSS
6 3 (15.79%) JPA
6 3 (15.79%) REST
7 2 (10.53%) JavaFX
7 2 (10.53%) Velocity
7 2 (10.53%) Spring MVC
7 2 (10.53%) FreeMarker
7 2 (10.53%) Spring Web Flow
7 2 (10.53%) RESTful
7 2 (10.53%) Java ME
7 2 (10.53%) JSP
7 2 (10.53%) XML
7 2 (10.53%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) TDD
3 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
3 7 (36.84%) SOA
4 6 (31.58%) Scrum
5 3 (15.79%) BDD
5 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
6 2 (10.53%) Web Development
6 2 (10.53%) Pair Programming
6 2 (10.53%) BPEL
6 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
6 2 (10.53%) MVC
7 1 (5.26%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) JBoss
3 2 (10.53%) TIBCO
4 1 (5.26%) IBM