The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
England / East of England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 230 265 259
Rank change year-on-year +35 -6  
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 15 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.24% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.65% 0.51% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 8
Median salary £50,000 £80,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.50% +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 the East of England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2315 2765 2892
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 37.50% 37.13% 38.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1942 2308 2416
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

J2SE
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 the East of England

J2SE
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for J2SE in the East of England

J2SE
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing J2SE in the East of England over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for J2SE in the East of England

J2SE
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2SE within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 9 £50,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire +7 5 £80,000 -
Norfolk - 1 £45,000 - 1
J2SE
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 East of England region with a requirement for J2SE.

1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (82.14%) SQL
3 20 (71.43%) Multithreading
4 15 (53.57%) Linux
4 15 (53.57%) Finance
5 14 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 14 (50.00%) J2EE
5 14 (50.00%) Unix
6 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (39.29%) JSP
7 11 (39.29%) HTML
7 11 (39.29%) OO
8 10 (35.71%) Tomcat
9 9 (32.14%) Spring
9 9 (32.14%) WebLogic
10 8 (28.57%) Oracle
11 7 (25.00%) Apache
11 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 7 (25.00%) Sun
11 7 (25.00%) Internet
11 7 (25.00%) Solaris
11 7 (25.00%) UML
11 7 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
11 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 7 (25.00%) Ant
11 7 (25.00%) Maven
11 7 (25.00%) Clustering
11 7 (25.00%) OWASP
11 7 (25.00%) Load Balancing
11 7 (25.00%) Oracle Linux

J2SE
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 10 (35.71%) Tomcat
2 9 (32.14%) WebLogic
3 7 (25.00%) Apache
4 2 (7.14%) JBoss
4 2 (7.14%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Ant
1 7 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (3.57%) JIRA
2 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 15 (53.57%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Java Engineer
2 10 (35.71%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) Java Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Software Engineer
4 7 (25.00%) Architect
4 7 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 7 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (21.43%) Senior Developer
5 6 (21.43%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (14.29%) Agile Developer
6 4 (14.29%) Agile Java Developer
6 4 (14.29%) J2EE Developer
6 4 (14.29%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 4 (14.29%) Senior Agile Developer
6 4 (14.29%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 4 (14.29%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 4 (14.29%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Java Team Leader
7 2 (7.14%) Security Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (50.00%) J2EE
2 11 (39.29%) HTML
2 11 (39.29%) JSP
3 9 (32.14%) Spring
4 6 (21.43%) Struts
5 5 (17.86%) XML
6 4 (14.29%) CSS
6 4 (14.29%) Servlets
6 4 (14.29%) XSLT
7 3 (10.71%) Java EE
8 2 (7.14%) Hibernate
8 2 (7.14%) JDBC
8 2 (7.14%) Spring MVC
8 2 (7.14%) Web Services
9 1 (3.57%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (3.57%) iPhone
2 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Linux
2 14 (50.00%) Unix
3 7 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
3 7 (25.00%) Solaris
4 1 (3.57%) Android
4 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) Multithreading
2 14 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (39.29%) OO
5 7 (25.00%) Load Balancing
5 7 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
5 7 (25.00%) OWASP
5 7 (25.00%) Performance Analysis
5 7 (25.00%) UML
5 7 (25.00%) Web Application Development
6 6 (21.43%) TDD
7 4 (14.29%) Coaching
7 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 4 (14.29%) OOD
7 4 (14.29%) Scrum
8 2 (7.14%) BDD
8 2 (7.14%) DevOps
8 2 (7.14%) MVC
8 2 (7.14%) SOA
8 2 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (82.14%) SQL
3 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.57%) PHP
4 1 (3.57%) Python
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Oracle
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.00%) Sun
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