The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Java SE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Java SE over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
UK / England
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 759 799 829
Rank change year-on-year +40 +30  
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 104 116 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.13% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.31% 0.32% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 87 99 125
Median salary £65,000 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% +15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £73,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +16.66%  

Java SE 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 34019 35725 39843
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 41.08% 39.18% 38.39%
Number of salaries quoted 28739 31428 34420
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22%  
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% -  

Java SE
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Java SE in England

Java SE
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Java SE in England

Java SE
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Java SE in England over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Java SE in England

Java SE
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java SE within the England region over the 3 months to 25 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 +19 58 £72,500 +20.83% 6
South East +58 20 £65,000 +18.18% 2
East of England +9 12 £60,000 +20.00% 1
West Midlands +12 5 £55,000 -15.38%
Yorkshire +8 5 £50,000 +25.00% 2
North West -36 2 - -
East Midlands +21 1 £55,000 -12.00% 2
South West 0 1 £55,000 -
Java SE
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Java SE 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 Java SE.

1 241 (99.18%) Java
2 162 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 140 (57.61%) Spring
4 116 (47.74%) Degree
5 106 (43.62%) Finance
6 103 (42.39%) Maven
7 99 (40.74%) Web Services
8 91 (37.45%) XML
8 91 (37.45%) Java EE
9 85 (34.98%) SQL
9 85 (34.98%) Oracle
10 79 (32.51%) Tomcat
11 78 (32.10%) SOAP
12 74 (30.45%) REST
13 73 (30.04%) Multithreading
14 69 (28.40%) Hibernate
15 67 (27.57%) JMS
16 66 (27.16%) Software Engineering
17 65 (26.75%) WebSphere
17 65 (26.75%) Eclipse
18 64 (26.34%) JBoss
19 63 (25.93%) HTML
20 61 (25.10%) TDD
21 60 (24.69%) JavaScript
22 58 (23.87%) JIRA
23 56 (23.05%) J2SE
23 56 (23.05%) Concurrent Programming
24 53 (21.81%) Enterprise Software
24 53 (21.81%) J2EE
25 52 (21.40%) IBM

Java SE
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 79 (32.51%) Tomcat
2 65 (26.75%) WebSphere
3 64 (26.34%) JBoss
4 42 (17.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 31 (12.76%) WebLogic
6 13 (5.35%) Jetty
7 12 (4.94%) nginx
7 12 (4.94%) Oracle Workflow
8 10 (4.12%) IIS
8 10 (4.12%) WildFly
9 5 (2.06%) GlassFish
9 5 (2.06%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (1.65%) MQSeries
10 4 (1.65%) OpenStack
11 3 (1.23%) Apache
12 2 (0.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 2 (0.82%) Apache ServiceMix
12 2 (0.82%) CMS
12 2 (0.82%) Drupal
12 2 (0.82%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (0.82%) Acrobat
1 2 (0.82%) Adobe Premiere
1 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.06%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.41%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.64%) SaaS
2 13 (5.35%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.06%) Boomi
4 4 (1.65%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (1.65%) IaaS
4 4 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.41%) Firebase
5 1 (0.41%) GitHub
5 1 (0.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (12.76%) Internet
2 30 (12.35%) HTTP
3 25 (10.29%) FTP
4 9 (3.70%) TCP/IP
5 7 (2.88%) SSH
6 6 (2.47%) VPN
7 4 (1.65%) DNS
7 4 (1.65%) Firewall
7 4 (1.65%) Reverse Proxy
7 4 (1.65%) SAN
8 3 (1.23%) AMQP
9 2 (0.82%) LAN
9 2 (0.82%) Unified Communications
9 2 (0.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (17.70%) MySQL
2 41 (16.87%) Relational Database
3 25 (10.29%) Oracle Database
4 21 (8.64%) SQL Server
5 20 (8.23%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (7.00%) RDBMS
7 15 (6.17%) MongoDB
7 15 (6.17%) NoSQL
8 14 (5.76%) Oracle Database 11g
9 13 (5.35%) InterSystems Cache
10 11 (4.53%) DTS
11 10 (4.12%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (3.29%) OrientDB
12 8 (3.29%) SQL Server 2014
13 5 (2.06%) Big Data
14 3 (1.23%) KDB
14 3 (1.23%) Kdb+
14 3 (1.23%) Neo4j
15 2 (0.82%) Blockchain
15 2 (0.82%) DB2
Development Applications
1 103 (42.39%) Maven
2 65 (26.75%) Eclipse
3 58 (23.87%) JIRA
4 38 (15.64%) IntelliJ
4 38 (15.64%) NetBeans
5 37 (15.23%) Git (software)
6 27 (11.11%) Subversion
7 26 (10.70%) JUnit
8 25 (10.29%) Jenkins
9 21 (8.64%) Ant
10 19 (7.82%) Sonatype Nexus
11 13 (5.35%) Hudson
12 12 (4.94%) Talend Open Studio
13 10 (4.12%) Mockito
13 10 (4.12%) Visual Studio
14 8 (3.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 7 (2.88%) Emacs
15 7 (2.88%) git-flow
16 5 (2.06%) Selenium
17 4 (1.65%) Oracle Forms
General
1 106 (43.62%) Finance
2 31 (12.76%) Banking
3 18 (7.41%) Investment Banking
4 7 (2.88%) Games
4 7 (2.88%) Retail
5 5 (2.06%) Retail Banking
6 4 (1.65%) Automotive
7 3 (1.23%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 162 (66.67%) Developer
2 153 (62.96%) Java Developer
3 47 (19.34%) Senior Developer
3 47 (19.34%) Senior Java Developer
4 32 (13.17%) Java Engineer
5 29 (11.93%) Software Engineer
6 25 (10.29%) Integration Engineer
6 25 (10.29%) Senior Integration Engineer
6 25 (10.29%) Senior Support Engineer
6 25 (10.29%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 25 (10.29%) Senior Technical Support
6 25 (10.29%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
6 25 (10.29%) Support Engineer
6 25 (10.29%) Technical Engineer
6 25 (10.29%) Technical Support
6 25 (10.29%) Technical Support Engineer
7 22 (9.05%) Java Software Engineer
8 12 (4.94%) Senior Java Engineer
9 11 (4.53%) Core Java Developer
10 10 (4.12%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (57.61%) Spring
2 99 (40.74%) Web Services
3 91 (37.45%) Java EE
3 91 (37.45%) XML
4 78 (32.10%) SOAP
5 74 (30.45%) REST
6 69 (28.40%) Hibernate
7 67 (27.57%) JMS
8 63 (25.93%) HTML
9 56 (23.05%) J2SE
10 53 (21.81%) J2EE
11 49 (20.16%) CSS
12 47 (19.34%) RESTful
13 41 (16.87%) JPA
14 30 (12.35%) JSP
15 25 (10.29%) FIX Protocol
15 25 (10.29%) HTML5
15 25 (10.29%) Spring Boot
16 23 (9.47%) JAXB
17 21 (8.64%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 53 (21.81%) Enterprise Software
2 51 (20.99%) Fintech
3 17 (7.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 16 (6.58%) User Experience
5 14 (5.76%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (5.76%) Hedge funds
6 11 (4.53%) Computer Science
6 11 (4.53%) Greenfield Project
6 11 (4.53%) Linux Command Line
7 10 (4.12%) Mainframe
7 10 (4.12%) NHS
8 9 (3.70%) Equities
9 8 (3.29%) Cyber Defence
9 8 (3.29%) Fixed Income
9 8 (3.29%) PMI
10 6 (2.47%) Derivative
10 6 (2.47%) Virtual Team
11 5 (2.06%) Credit Risk
12 4 (1.65%) Hybrid Cloud
12 4 (1.65%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 48 (19.75%) Linux
2 38 (15.64%) Unix
3 34 (13.99%) Windows
4 11 (4.53%) Android
5 8 (3.29%) AIX
6 6 (2.47%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.23%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (30.04%) Multithreading
3 66 (27.16%) Software Engineering
4 61 (25.10%) TDD
5 56 (23.05%) Concurrent Programming
6 50 (20.58%) Low Latency
7 45 (18.52%) Open Source
8 43 (17.70%) SOA
9 37 (15.23%) Microservices
10 36 (14.81%) OO
11 28 (11.52%) Unit Testing
12 26 (10.70%) Continuous Integration
13 23 (9.47%) MVC
13 23 (9.47%) Scrum
14 21 (8.64%) UML
15 19 (7.82%) BDD
16 15 (6.17%) Financial Modelling
16 15 (6.17%) Mentoring
16 15 (6.17%) RUP
17 14 (5.76%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 241 (99.18%) Java
2 85 (34.98%) SQL
3 60 (24.69%) JavaScript
4 31 (12.76%) Shell Script
5 13 (5.35%) C#
5 13 (5.35%) Groovy
6 12 (4.94%) PL/SQL
7 9 (3.70%) C++
7 9 (3.70%) PHP
7 9 (3.70%) Scala
8 8 (3.29%) Apex Code
9 7 (2.88%) Bash Shell
9 7 (2.88%) Python
10 4 (1.65%) AWK
10 4 (1.65%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.65%) Ruby
11 2 (0.82%) Clojure
11 2 (0.82%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.41%) Erlang
12 1 (0.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 116 (47.74%) Degree
2 9 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.29%) PMI Certification
4 5 (2.06%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (2.06%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.65%) AWS Certification
5 4 (1.65%) Master's Degree
6 2 (0.82%) OCP
6 2 (0.82%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.12%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 10 (4.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.06%) QA
System Software
1 15 (6.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (2.47%) Puppet
2 5 (2.06%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 5 (2.06%) MOM
3 4 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.82%) Ansible
5 1 (0.41%) Kibana
5 1 (0.41%) logstash
Vendors
1 85 (34.98%) Oracle
2 52 (21.40%) IBM
3 37 (15.23%) TIBCO
4 31 (12.76%) BEA
5 14 (5.76%) Salesforce.com
6 13 (5.35%) Altova
7 12 (4.94%) Fiorano
7 12 (4.94%) ILOG
7 12 (4.94%) Splunk
7 12 (4.94%) Talend
7 12 (4.94%) WSO2
8 5 (2.06%) Apigee
8 5 (2.06%) BT
8 5 (2.06%) Dell
8 5 (2.06%) Facebook
8 5 (2.06%) Informatica
8 5 (2.06%) MuleSoft
8 5 (2.06%) SAP
8 5 (2.06%) Software AG
8 5 (2.06%) Workday
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