The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 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)
UK / England
Rank 646 579 718
Rank change year-on-year -67 +139  
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 181 359 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.23% 0.37% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.57% 0.97% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 179 325 188
Median salary £67,500 £64,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +29.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £33,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £87,500 £72,500
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 England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 31481 37093 37199
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 40.02% 38.58% 37.78%
Number of salaries quoted 27095 32264 31852
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

J2SE
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 England

J2SE
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for J2SE in England

J2SE
Salary Histogram in England

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

Salary histogram for J2SE in England

J2SE
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2SE within the England region over the 3 months to 23 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
London -34 136 £75,000 - 29
East of England +33 14 £55,000 -31.25% 1
North West -18 12 £40,000 -20.00% 1
South East +20 9 £87,500 +68.26% 5
West Midlands +29 5 £45,000 -10.00% 1
South West +25 3 £37,500 -50.00%
Yorkshire +27 1 £47,500 +5.55%
East Midlands - 1 £50,000 -
J2SE
UK

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

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 England region with a requirement for J2SE.

1 418 (99.76%) Java
2 304 (72.55%) Finance
3 237 (56.56%) Agile Software Development
4 196 (46.78%) Multithreading
5 155 (36.99%) SQL
6 154 (36.75%) Low Latency
7 123 (29.36%) Spring
8 122 (29.12%) Maven
9 121 (28.88%) Concurrent Programming
10 120 (28.64%) Software Engineering
11 114 (27.21%) J2EE
12 107 (25.54%) Linux
13 106 (25.30%) Banking
14 94 (22.43%) Fintech
15 93 (22.20%) Degree
16 88 (21.00%) OOD
17 85 (20.29%) JUnit
18 82 (19.57%) Java SE
19 74 (17.66%) Front Office
20 70 (16.71%) Gradle
21 69 (16.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
22 68 (16.23%) JDBC
23 67 (15.99%) JIRA
24 66 (15.75%) HTML
24 66 (15.75%) OO
25 64 (15.27%) TDD
26 63 (15.04%) XML
27 59 (14.08%) JSP
27 59 (14.08%) Electronic Trading
28 58 (13.84%) Continuous Integration

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in 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 40 (9.55%) Tomcat
2 27 (6.44%) Apache
3 24 (5.73%) WebLogic
3 24 (5.73%) WebSphere
4 20 (4.77%) JBoss
5 12 (2.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 9 (2.15%) CMS
6 9 (2.15%) GlassFish
7 7 (1.67%) Jetty
8 6 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (1.19%) Liferay
10 2 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.24%) Ethereum
Business Applications
1 5 (1.19%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.30%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (3.10%) Adobe Analytics
3 4 (0.95%) GitHub
4 3 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.72%) Google App Engine
4 3 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.39%) Internet
1 10 (2.39%) Multicast
2 5 (1.19%) HTTP
3 3 (0.72%) SMTP
4 1 (0.24%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (10.50%) Relational Database
2 40 (9.55%) RDBMS
3 25 (5.97%) MongoDB
4 24 (5.73%) NoSQL
5 23 (5.49%) Blockchain
6 21 (5.01%) SQL Server
7 14 (3.34%) MySQL
8 13 (3.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 10 (2.39%) Hazelcast
10 8 (1.91%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (1.91%) Redis
11 7 (1.67%) Neo4j
12 6 (1.43%) Couchbase
12 6 (1.43%) Riak
13 5 (1.19%) Oracle Database
14 4 (0.95%) KDB
14 4 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
15 3 (0.72%) Hadoop
15 3 (0.72%) Kdb+
15 3 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 122 (29.12%) Maven
2 85 (20.29%) JUnit
3 70 (16.71%) Gradle
4 67 (15.99%) JIRA
5 31 (7.40%) Jenkins
6 27 (6.44%) Git (software)
7 21 (5.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 21 (5.01%) Eclipse
8 20 (4.77%) Ant
9 16 (3.82%) Selenium
10 13 (3.10%) GitLab
10 13 (3.10%) Jasmine
10 13 (3.10%) Karma Test Runner
10 13 (3.10%) PhantomJS
11 11 (2.63%) IntelliJ
11 11 (2.63%) TeamCity
12 10 (2.39%) Hudson
13 8 (1.91%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (1.67%) Mockito
14 7 (1.67%) Subversion
General
1 304 (72.55%) Finance
2 106 (25.30%) Banking
3 74 (17.66%) Front Office
4 28 (6.68%) Marketing
5 14 (3.34%) Investment Banking
6 12 (2.86%) Retail
7 11 (2.63%) Advertising
7 11 (2.63%) Telecoms
8 9 (2.15%) Financial Institution
9 7 (1.67%) Games
10 4 (0.95%) Electronics
10 4 (0.95%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.48%) Back Office
11 2 (0.48%) Publishing
12 1 (0.24%) Legal
Job Titles
1 366 (87.35%) Developer
2 350 (83.53%) Java Developer
3 73 (17.42%) Senior Developer
4 72 (17.18%) Senior Java Developer
5 71 (16.95%) Java Engineer
6 53 (12.65%) Core Java Developer
7 50 (11.93%) Front Office Developer
8 49 (11.69%) Java Pricing Developer
9 37 (8.83%) Low Latency Java Developer
10 26 (6.21%) Agile Developer
10 26 (6.21%) Agile Java Developer
11 21 (5.01%) Architect
12 19 (4.53%) Software Engineer
13 18 (4.30%) Java Software Engineer
14 16 (3.82%) Java Software Developer
15 14 (3.34%) J2EE Developer
15 14 (3.34%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 14 (3.34%) Linux Developer
16 13 (3.10%) HTML Developer
16 13 (3.10%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (29.36%) Spring
2 114 (27.21%) J2EE
3 82 (19.57%) Java SE
4 68 (16.23%) JDBC
5 66 (15.75%) HTML
6 63 (15.04%) XML
7 59 (14.08%) JSP
8 49 (11.69%) Hibernate
9 42 (10.02%) Swing
10 38 (9.07%) CSS
11 37 (8.83%) JMS
12 36 (8.59%) FIX Protocol
12 36 (8.59%) Servlets
13 30 (7.16%) HTML5
13 30 (7.16%) REST
14 28 (6.68%) XSLT
15 24 (5.73%) AngularJS
16 19 (4.53%) JSF
17 17 (4.06%) CSS3
17 17 (4.06%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 94 (22.43%) Fintech
2 69 (16.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 52 (12.41%) Computer Science
4 26 (6.21%) Bitcoin
5 18 (4.30%) Hedge funds
6 11 (2.63%) Client/Server
7 9 (2.15%) Algorithms
7 9 (2.15%) Data Structures
8 7 (1.67%) Clustering
8 7 (1.67%) Mobile App
8 7 (1.67%) Online Games
9 6 (1.43%) Equities
10 5 (1.19%) User Experience
11 4 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (0.72%) Fixed Income
13 2 (0.48%) Cyberthreat
13 2 (0.48%) Derivative
13 2 (0.48%) iPhone
13 2 (0.48%) LIMS
13 2 (0.48%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 107 (25.54%) Linux
2 41 (9.79%) Unix
3 12 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (1.67%) Oracle Linux
4 7 (1.67%) Solaris
5 5 (1.19%) Windows
6 4 (0.95%) Android
7 2 (0.48%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.24%) CentOS
8 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (56.56%) Agile Software Development
2 196 (46.78%) Multithreading
3 154 (36.75%) Low Latency
4 121 (28.88%) Concurrent Programming
5 120 (28.64%) Software Engineering
6 88 (21.00%) OOD
7 66 (15.75%) OO
8 64 (15.27%) TDD
9 59 (14.08%) Electronic Trading
10 58 (13.84%) Continuous Integration
11 42 (10.02%) SDLC
12 41 (9.79%) Scrum
13 39 (9.31%) OOP
14 28 (6.68%) Algorithmic Trading
14 28 (6.68%) DevOps
15 26 (6.21%) Analytics
16 25 (5.97%) Performance Tuning
17 23 (5.49%) Cryptocurrency
18 21 (5.01%) Microservices
18 21 (5.01%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 418 (99.76%) Java
2 155 (36.99%) SQL
3 48 (11.46%) JavaScript
4 25 (5.97%) Python
5 24 (5.73%) Go
6 21 (5.01%) Scala
7 17 (4.06%) PL/SQL
8 10 (2.39%) C++
9 9 (2.15%) Bash Shell
10 8 (1.91%) Groovy
11 7 (1.67%) Shell Script
12 6 (1.43%) C#
12 6 (1.43%) Korn
13 3 (0.72%) ECMAScript
13 3 (0.72%) Erlang
13 3 (0.72%) Haskell
13 3 (0.72%) MATLAB
13 3 (0.72%) Perl
13 3 (0.72%) VBA
14 2 (0.48%) C
Qualifications
1 93 (22.20%) Degree
2 4 (0.95%) PhD
3 1 (0.24%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.24%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 25 (5.97%) Docker
2 2 (0.48%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (2.15%) Puppet
2 2 (0.48%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 41 (9.79%) Oracle
2 40 (9.55%) TIBCO
3 25 (5.97%) Adobe
4 20 (4.77%) StreamBase
5 18 (4.30%) Sybase
6 14 (3.34%) Google
7 13 (3.10%) Red Hat
8 9 (2.15%) VMware
9 8 (1.91%) Microsoft
9 8 (1.91%) Solace
9 8 (1.91%) webMethods
10 7 (1.67%) Sun
11 4 (0.95%) SAP
12 3 (0.72%) Currenex
13 1 (0.24%) HP
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Robert Half
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £95k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
South West London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £90000 - £105000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35,000 + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + shares
Posted: 3 days ago
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Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum GPB 45 - 50K +Many Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
Posted: 3 days ago
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Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum
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London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
360 Resourcing Solutions
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £130000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Guru Careers
Salary: £45 - 50k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Norfolk
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £85,000 per annum
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East London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum
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Berkshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £5,000 to £95,000 per annum
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Southampton
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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London
Client Server
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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