The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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 Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 256 207 204
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -3
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 15 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.19% 0.29% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.50% 0.76% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 15
Average salary £41,000 £36,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.88% +22.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £34,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £42,000 £40,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
3030 2250 2691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 39.28% 38.48% 46.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2344 1876 2404
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
J2SE
England

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -30 6 £40,500 +12.50% 3
North Yorkshire - 5 £42,000 -
South Yorkshire -18 4 £24,750 -29.28% 1
J2SE
England

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 31 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (61.29%) J2EE
3 15 (48.39%) Hibernate
4 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
4 13 (41.94%) HTML
5 12 (38.71%) CSS
6 11 (35.48%) Spring
7 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (29.03%) SQL
7 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
8 8 (25.81%) JUnit
8 8 (25.81%) Tomcat
8 8 (25.81%) Linux
8 8 (25.81%) Finance
8 8 (25.81%) Java SE
8 8 (25.81%) Open Source
9 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
9 7 (22.58%) TDD
9 7 (22.58%) UNIX
10 6 (19.35%) Perl
10 6 (19.35%) jQuery
10 6 (19.35%) Bash Shell
11 5 (16.13%) HTML5
11 5 (16.13%) Degree
11 5 (16.13%) Ajax
11 5 (16.13%) Oracle
11 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce
12 4 (12.90%) Swing
12 4 (12.90%) Eclipse
12 4 (12.90%) Maven

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 8 (25.81%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.23%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (3.23%) MQSeries
2 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.23%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) JUnit
2 4 (12.90%) Eclipse
2 4 (12.90%) Maven
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (96.77%) Developer
2 25 (80.65%) Java Developer
3 12 (38.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 8 (25.81%) Junior
4 8 (25.81%) Junior Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Graduate Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Graduate
6 4 (12.90%) Junior Java Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Java Programmer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Graduate Java Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Trainee Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Trainee
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Leader
7 1 (3.23%) Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Programmer
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (61.29%) J2EE
2 15 (48.39%) Hibernate
3 13 (41.94%) HTML
4 12 (38.71%) CSS
5 11 (35.48%) Spring
6 8 (25.81%) Java SE
7 6 (19.35%) jQuery
8 5 (16.13%) HTML5
8 5 (16.13%) Ajax
9 4 (12.90%) Swing
9 4 (12.90%) JavaFX
9 4 (12.90%) CSS3
10 2 (6.45%) JPA
11 1 (3.23%) Spring MVC
11 1 (3.23%) Apache Flex
11 1 (3.23%) YUI
11 1 (3.23%) Java EE
11 1 (3.23%) JMS
11 1 (3.23%) Java RMI
11 1 (3.23%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Open Source
2 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Linux
2 7 (22.58%) UNIX
3 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
2 7 (22.58%) TDD
3 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce
4 4 (12.90%) Pair Programming
4 4 (12.90%) Web Development
4 4 (12.90%) Kanban
5 1 (3.23%) Scrum
5 1 (3.23%) Multithreading
5 1 (3.23%) MVC
5 1 (3.23%) SOA
5 1 (3.23%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (41.94%) JavaScript
3 9 (29.03%) SQL
4 6 (19.35%) Perl
4 6 (19.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle
2 2 (6.45%) TIBCO
3 1 (3.23%) IBM
3 1 (3.23%) JBoss
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