The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for J2SE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited J2SE over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 100 105 109
Rank change year-on-year +5 +4  
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 5 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.42% 0.68% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.97% 1.41% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 3
Median salary £80,000 £80,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +77.77%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -3.84% +9.47%  

J2SE is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 513 707 623
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 42.71% 48.06% 43.32%
Number of salaries quoted 403 592 524
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

J2SE
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing J2SE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for J2SE in Cambridge

J2SE
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for J2SE in Cambridge

J2SE
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing J2SE in Cambridge over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for J2SE in Cambridge

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing J2SE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for J2SE.

1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (82.35%) Multithreading
3 13 (76.47%) SQL
4 10 (58.82%) Linux
5 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (41.18%) Clustering
6 7 (41.18%) Sun
6 7 (41.18%) Internet
6 7 (41.18%) Solaris
6 7 (41.18%) Finance
6 7 (41.18%) UML
6 7 (41.18%) OOA/OOD
6 7 (41.18%) OO
6 7 (41.18%) Apache
6 7 (41.18%) Tomcat
6 7 (41.18%) J2EE
6 7 (41.18%) Oracle
6 7 (41.18%) WebLogic
6 7 (41.18%) Unix
6 7 (41.18%) Load Balancing
6 7 (41.18%) OWASP
6 7 (41.18%) Oracle Linux
6 7 (41.18%) Performance Analysis
7 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
7 6 (35.29%) MySQL
8 4 (23.53%) XML
9 3 (17.65%) HTTP
9 3 (17.65%) JSON
9 3 (17.65%) Docker
10 2 (11.76%) DevOps

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (41.18%) Apache
1 7 (41.18%) Tomcat
1 7 (41.18%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.88%) Jetty
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) Internet
2 3 (17.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA
1 2 (11.76%) Subversion
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Architect
1 7 (41.18%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Java Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Java Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Development Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Low Latency Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) J2EE
2 4 (23.53%) XML
3 3 (17.65%) JSON
4 1 (5.88%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) iPhone
2 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) Oracle Linux
2 7 (41.18%) Solaris
2 7 (41.18%) Unix
3 2 (11.76%) Android
3 2 (11.76%) Windows
4 1 (5.88%) CentOS
4 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Multithreading
2 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) Load Balancing
3 7 (41.18%) OO
3 7 (41.18%) OOA/OOD
3 7 (41.18%) OWASP
3 7 (41.18%) Performance Analysis
3 7 (41.18%) UML
4 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.76%) DevOps
5 2 (11.76%) Open Source
5 2 (11.76%) Statistics
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (11.76%) Web Development
6 1 (5.88%) Analytics
6 1 (5.88%) Concurrent Programming
6 1 (5.88%) High Availability
6 1 (5.88%) Low Latency
6 1 (5.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (76.47%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle
1 7 (41.18%) Sun