Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 346 327 363
Rank change year-on-year -19 +36 +17
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 16 40 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.13% 0.30% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% 0.78% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 13 40 22
East of England median annual salary £80,000 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% +30.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £37,500 £43,125 £43,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £80,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £75,000 £67,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% +14.29%

J2SE is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following 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 technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4879 5156 5494
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 40.16% 39.15% 36.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4091 4427 4834
East of England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

J2SE
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing J2SE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

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 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -56 13 £90,000 +38.46% 1
Hertfordshire -3 3 £32,500 -40.91%
J2SE
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 16 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (81.25%) J2EE
3 12 (75.00%) SQL
3 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (68.75%) Oracle
5 10 (62.50%) Linux
5 10 (62.50%) Apache
5 10 (62.50%) Tomcat
5 10 (62.50%) Multithreading
6 8 (50.00%) Load Balancing
6 8 (50.00%) Finance
6 8 (50.00%) Clustering
6 8 (50.00%) Sun
6 8 (50.00%) Internet
6 8 (50.00%) UML
6 8 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
6 8 (50.00%) OO
6 8 (50.00%) Unix
6 8 (50.00%) Solaris
6 8 (50.00%) WebLogic
6 8 (50.00%) OWASP
6 8 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
6 8 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
7 6 (37.50%) Degree
8 5 (31.25%) Eclipse
9 4 (25.00%) CSS
9 4 (25.00%) HTML
9 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
10 3 (18.75%) Document Management

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 (62.50%) Apache
1 10 (62.50%) Tomcat
2 8 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (18.75%) Jetty
3 3 (18.75%) MediaWiki
3 3 (18.75%) OpenStack
4 2 (12.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Pipeline Pilot
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Hadoop
1 3 (18.75%) KNIME
1 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (12.50%) DB2
2 2 (12.50%) Hazelcast
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Eclipse
2 3 (18.75%) Bugzilla
2 3 (18.75%) Buildbot
2 3 (18.75%) FindBugs
2 3 (18.75%) JUnit
2 3 (18.75%) Log4j
2 3 (18.75%) Mercurial
2 3 (18.75%) Mockito
2 3 (18.75%) SCons
3 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 2 (12.50%) Hudson
3 2 (12.50%) IntelliJ
3 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 2 (12.50%) JIRA
3 2 (12.50%) JMeter
3 2 (12.50%) Subversion
3 2 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (12.50%) WebStorm
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Architect
1 10 (62.50%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (12.50%) HTML Developer
3 2 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Graduate
4 1 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Graduate Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) J2EE
2 4 (25.00%) CSS
2 4 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (18.75%) Guava
3 3 (18.75%) JAAS
3 3 (18.75%) jOOQ
3 3 (18.75%) Natural Language Processing
3 3 (18.75%) Protocol Buffers
3 3 (18.75%) XML
3 3 (18.75%) ZeroMQ
4 2 (12.50%) HTML5
4 2 (12.50%) Java EE
4 2 (12.50%) Java SE
4 2 (12.50%) JMS
4 2 (12.50%) jQuery
4 2 (12.50%) JSP
4 2 (12.50%) Spring
4 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (6.25%) JSTL
5 1 (6.25%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Clustering
2 3 (18.75%) Grid Computing
2 3 (18.75%) Life Science
3 2 (12.50%) Fintech
4 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
2 8 (50.00%) Solaris
2 8 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (12.50%) CentOS
3 2 (12.50%) Ubuntu
3 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (62.50%) Multithreading
3 8 (50.00%) Load Balancing
3 8 (50.00%) OO
3 8 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
3 8 (50.00%) OWASP
3 8 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
3 8 (50.00%) UML
4 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (18.75%) Creative Thinking
5 3 (18.75%) Document Management
5 3 (18.75%) Full Text Search
5 3 (18.75%) SDLC
6 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (12.50%) Scrum
7 1 (6.25%) AOP
7 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (6.25%) Inversion of Control
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (75.00%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) Postgraduate
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Oracle
2 8 (50.00%) Sun
3 2 (12.50%) Atlassian
3 2 (12.50%) WorldPay