The table below looks at the statistics for Java SE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java SE over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 256 226 223
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -3
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 2 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.027% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.076% 0.31% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 8
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +26.98%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year
- -6.59%
Java SE
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
2648 2277 2483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 35.79% 40.62% 42.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2142 1847 2154
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £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% -

Java SE
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Java SE Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Java SE
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Java SE Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Java SE
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java SE within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
West Yorkshire -31 2 £42,500 -
Java SE
England

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Java SE 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 Java SE.

1 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) J2EE
2 8 (66.67%) Web Services
3 6 (50.00%) XML
3 6 (50.00%) JDBC
3 6 (50.00%) JSP
3 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (50.00%) C++
3 6 (50.00%) JBoss
3 6 (50.00%) J2SE
3 6 (50.00%) JMS
3 6 (50.00%) SOA
3 6 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (50.00%) Java EE
3 6 (50.00%) Spring
3 6 (50.00%) JSF
3 6 (50.00%) Maven
3 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (33.33%) Ajax
4 4 (33.33%) Google
4 4 (33.33%) Web 2.0
4 4 (33.33%) Subversion
4 4 (33.33%) JSON
4 4 (33.33%) iBATIS
4 4 (33.33%) Groovy
4 4 (33.33%) JPA
4 4 (33.33%) Mac OS
4 4 (33.33%) MyEclipse

Java SE
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Java SE 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 Java SE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) JBoss
2 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (16.67%) GlassFish
3 2 (16.67%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 4 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (50.00%) Maven
2 4 (33.33%) Subversion
2 4 (33.33%) MyEclipse
2 4 (33.33%) Hudson
2 4 (33.33%) Ant
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (83.33%) Java Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Java Web Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Lead Developer
4 2 (16.67%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) J2EE
2 8 (66.67%) Web Services
3 6 (50.00%) XML
3 6 (50.00%) JDBC
3 6 (50.00%) JSP
3 6 (50.00%) J2SE
3 6 (50.00%) JMS
3 6 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (50.00%) Java EE
3 6 (50.00%) Spring
3 6 (50.00%) JSF
4 4 (33.33%) Ajax
4 4 (33.33%) JSON
4 4 (33.33%) iBATIS
4 4 (33.33%) JPA
4 4 (33.33%) RichFaces
4 4 (33.33%) jQuery
4 4 (33.33%) MyBatis
4 4 (33.33%) PrimeFaces
4 4 (33.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Mac OS
1 4 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) SOA
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (33.33%) UML
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 2 (16.67%) BPEL
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) C++
3 4 (33.33%) Groovy
3 4 (33.33%) C
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Google
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle