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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 738 684 758
Rank change year-on-year -54 +74  
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 119 226 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.24% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.35% 0.62% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 111 210 174
Median salary £72,500 £75,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +36.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £100,000 £74,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -18.18% +15.78%  

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 33960 36251 39960
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 41.07% 39.20% 38.42%
Number of salaries quoted 28686 31891 34533
Median salary £47,500 £45,709 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.91% +1.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -47 102 £80,000 +3.22% 28
South East +46 9 £45,000 - 2
East of England -17 5 £45,000 -34.54% 2
West Midlands +7 2 - -
North West -41 1 £48,500 +10.85% 1
J2SE
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 302 (99.67%) Java
2 225 (74.26%) Finance
3 156 (51.49%) Agile Software Development
4 146 (48.18%) Multithreading
5 136 (44.88%) Low Latency
6 112 (36.96%) Fintech
7 104 (34.32%) J2EE
8 97 (32.01%) SQL
8 97 (32.01%) Concurrent Programming
9 90 (29.70%) Spring
10 85 (28.05%) Maven
11 75 (24.75%) Software Engineering
12 69 (22.77%) Degree
13 62 (20.46%) OOD
13 62 (20.46%) Front Office
14 56 (18.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 56 (18.48%) Linux
14 56 (18.48%) Java SE
15 52 (17.16%) JUnit
16 51 (16.83%) JIRA
17 48 (15.84%) OOP
18 47 (15.51%) XML
19 45 (14.85%) Hibernate
20 44 (14.52%) Banking
20 44 (14.52%) Gradle
21 41 (13.53%) Computer Science
21 41 (13.53%) HTML
21 41 (13.53%) OO
22 39 (12.87%) Oracle
22 39 (12.87%) StreamBase

J2SE
Co-occurring 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 27 (8.91%) Tomcat
2 13 (4.29%) Apache
3 12 (3.96%) JBoss
3 12 (3.96%) WebLogic
4 10 (3.30%) WebSphere
5 6 (1.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (1.32%) Liferay
7 3 (0.99%) Jetty
7 3 (0.99%) MediaWiki
7 3 (0.99%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.66%) Ethereum
9 1 (0.33%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.33%) CMS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.99%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.33%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.98%) Internet
2 5 (1.65%) Multicast
3 3 (0.99%) BIG-IP
3 3 (0.99%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (12.21%) SQL Server
2 36 (11.88%) Blockchain
3 14 (4.62%) NoSQL
3 14 (4.62%) Relational Database
4 13 (4.29%) MongoDB
5 10 (3.30%) RDBMS
6 7 (2.31%) DB2
6 7 (2.31%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (1.65%) MySQL
8 4 (1.32%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.32%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.99%) KDB
9 3 (0.99%) Kdb+
9 3 (0.99%) KNIME
9 3 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.66%) Hazelcast
10 2 (0.66%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.33%) Big Data
11 1 (0.33%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 85 (28.05%) Maven
2 52 (17.16%) JUnit
3 51 (16.83%) JIRA
4 44 (14.52%) Gradle
5 22 (7.26%) Eclipse
6 15 (4.95%) Git (software)
7 14 (4.62%) Jenkins
8 13 (4.29%) Ant
9 12 (3.96%) Mockito
10 11 (3.63%) IntelliJ
11 6 (1.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (1.98%) Selenium
12 4 (1.32%) JBehave
12 4 (1.32%) jMock
13 3 (0.99%) Bugzilla
13 3 (0.99%) Buildbot
13 3 (0.99%) FindBugs
13 3 (0.99%) Log4j
13 3 (0.99%) NetBeans
13 3 (0.99%) SCons
General
1 225 (74.26%) Finance
2 62 (20.46%) Front Office
3 44 (14.52%) Banking
4 22 (7.26%) Financial Institution
5 20 (6.60%) Investment Banking
6 11 (3.63%) Retail
7 6 (1.98%) Marketing
8 5 (1.65%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.32%) Electronics
9 4 (1.32%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.32%) Publishing
10 3 (0.99%) Games
11 2 (0.66%) Advertising
12 1 (0.33%) Back Office
12 1 (0.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 263 (86.80%) Developer
2 262 (86.47%) Java Developer
3 55 (18.15%) Core Java Developer
4 52 (17.16%) Senior Developer
5 51 (16.83%) Senior Java Developer
6 43 (14.19%) Java Engineer
7 35 (11.55%) Java Pricing Developer
8 33 (10.89%) Front Office Developer
9 24 (7.92%) Low Latency Java Developer
10 16 (5.28%) Software Engineer
11 15 (4.95%) Java Software Engineer
12 14 (4.62%) Architect
13 13 (4.29%) Agile Developer
13 13 (4.29%) Agile Java Developer
14 11 (3.63%) Java Scala Developer
14 11 (3.63%) Scala Developer
15 9 (2.97%) J2EE Developer
15 9 (2.97%) Java Architect
15 9 (2.97%) Java Software Developer
15 9 (2.97%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (34.32%) J2EE
2 90 (29.70%) Spring
3 56 (18.48%) Java SE
4 47 (15.51%) XML
5 45 (14.85%) Hibernate
6 41 (13.53%) HTML
7 33 (10.89%) JDBC
8 26 (8.58%) FIX Protocol
8 26 (8.58%) JSP
9 24 (7.92%) JMS
9 24 (7.92%) Servlets
10 22 (7.26%) CSS
10 22 (7.26%) Swing
10 22 (7.26%) XSLT
11 20 (6.60%) Web Services
12 19 (6.27%) REST
13 17 (5.61%) Java EE
14 13 (4.29%) Grails
14 13 (4.29%) JSF
15 12 (3.96%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 112 (36.96%) Fintech
2 56 (18.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 41 (13.53%) Computer Science
4 38 (12.54%) Bitcoin
4 38 (12.54%) Greenfield Project
5 25 (8.25%) Hedge funds
6 9 (2.97%) Equities
7 7 (2.31%) Clustering
8 5 (1.65%) Algorithms
8 5 (1.65%) Derivative
9 3 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.99%) Fixed Income
9 3 (0.99%) Grid Computing
9 3 (0.99%) Life Science
9 3 (0.99%) User Experience
10 2 (0.66%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.66%) LIMS
10 2 (0.66%) Online Banking
10 2 (0.66%) Online Games
11 1 (0.33%) Contract for Difference
Operating Systems
1 56 (18.48%) Linux
2 24 (7.92%) Unix
3 8 (2.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (1.65%) Oracle Linux
4 5 (1.65%) Solaris
5 3 (0.99%) Android
5 3 (0.99%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.66%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (51.49%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (48.18%) Multithreading
3 136 (44.88%) Low Latency
4 97 (32.01%) Concurrent Programming
5 75 (24.75%) Software Engineering
6 62 (20.46%) OOD
7 48 (15.84%) OOP
8 41 (13.53%) OO
9 38 (12.54%) TDD
10 36 (11.88%) Cryptocurrency
11 34 (11.22%) SDLC
12 33 (10.89%) Microservices
13 31 (10.23%) Automated Trading
13 31 (10.23%) Continuous Integration
14 30 (9.90%) Scrum
15 26 (8.58%) Business Intelligence
16 25 (8.25%) Electronic Trading
17 24 (7.92%) DevOps
18 23 (7.59%) Continuous Delivery
19 16 (5.28%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 302 (99.67%) Java
2 97 (32.01%) SQL
3 27 (8.91%) JavaScript
4 25 (8.25%) Scala
5 12 (3.96%) Kotlin
6 11 (3.63%) Groovy
7 10 (3.30%) Erlang
7 10 (3.30%) Haskell
8 9 (2.97%) Python
9 6 (1.98%) C++
10 5 (1.65%) XPath
11 4 (1.32%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.32%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.99%) ECMAScript
13 2 (0.66%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.66%) Perl
13 2 (0.66%) PHP
13 2 (0.66%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.66%) VBA
14 1 (0.33%) C
Qualifications
1 69 (22.77%) Degree
2 6 (1.98%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.99%) Postgraduate
4 2 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.66%) QA
System Software
1 7 (2.31%) Docker
2 1 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (1.65%) Puppet
2 3 (0.99%) Ansible
3 1 (0.33%) Control-M
3 1 (0.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 39 (12.87%) Oracle
1 39 (12.87%) StreamBase
2 36 (11.88%) TIBCO
3 8 (2.64%) Microsoft
3 8 (2.64%) Red Hat
4 6 (1.98%) Sybase
5 5 (1.65%) Solace
5 5 (1.65%) Sun
5 5 (1.65%) VMware
5 5 (1.65%) webMethods
6 4 (1.32%) SAP
7 3 (0.99%) BEA
7 3 (0.99%) IBM
7 3 (0.99%) MuleSoft
8 2 (0.66%) Google
9 1 (0.33%) Adobe
9 1 (0.33%) Bloomberg
9 1 (0.33%) HP
9 1 (0.33%) Reuters
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Salary: From £50,000 to £95,000 per annum
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Central London / West End
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Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus (c100%+) + benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
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Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
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London
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Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + bonus (c100%+) + benefits
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City, London
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Salary: £10000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum
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Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary up to £45k + Benefits
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Leading Bonus, Pens etc
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City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + be - big bonus, 28 days hol
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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London
Client Server
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000 + benefits
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London
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Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Huntingdon
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