The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
England / London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 509 464 549
Rank change year-on-year -45 +85  
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 105 187 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.29% 0.47% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.71% 1.15% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 100 176 115
Median salary £77,500 £77,500 £59,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +31.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £40,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £100,000 £75,000
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 London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 14756 16267 17092
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 40.44% 40.47% 38.02%
Number of salaries quoted 12232 14365 14696
Median salary £58,250 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.90% +1.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,975 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

J2SE
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

J2SE
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for J2SE in London

J2SE
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing J2SE in London over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for J2SE in London

J2SE
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2SE within the London region over the 3 months to 22 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
City of London +22 49 £92,500 +12.12% 4
J2SE
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 London region with a requirement for J2SE.

1 241 (99.59%) Java
2 207 (85.54%) Finance
3 132 (54.55%) Multithreading
4 130 (53.72%) Low Latency
5 117 (48.35%) Agile Software Development
6 111 (45.87%) Fintech
7 96 (39.67%) Concurrent Programming
8 66 (27.27%) J2EE
8 66 (27.27%) Degree
9 63 (26.03%) Front Office
10 62 (25.62%) Spring
11 60 (24.79%) Maven
12 59 (24.38%) SQL
13 56 (23.14%) OOD
13 56 (23.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 54 (22.31%) Java SE
15 52 (21.49%) Software Engineering
16 51 (21.07%) JIRA
17 48 (19.83%) OOP
18 45 (18.60%) Gradle
19 44 (18.18%) Banking
20 41 (16.94%) JUnit
20 41 (16.94%) Computer Science
21 39 (16.12%) StreamBase
22 38 (15.70%) Bitcoin
23 37 (15.29%) Greenfield Project
24 36 (14.88%) Cryptocurrency
24 36 (14.88%) Blockchain
24 36 (14.88%) TIBCO
25 35 (14.46%) Hibernate

J2SE
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 9 (3.72%) Tomcat
2 6 (2.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (1.65%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.24%) Apache
5 2 (0.83%) Ethereum
5 2 (0.83%) JBoss
6 1 (0.41%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.41%) CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.24%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.41%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.07%) Multicast
2 3 (1.24%) BIG-IP
3 2 (0.83%) HTTP
4 1 (0.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (14.88%) Blockchain
2 25 (10.33%) SQL Server
3 8 (3.31%) NoSQL
3 8 (3.31%) RDBMS
3 8 (3.31%) Relational Database
4 7 (2.89%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.07%) DB2
6 3 (1.24%) KDB
6 3 (1.24%) Kdb+
6 3 (1.24%) MySQL
7 2 (0.83%) Hazelcast
7 2 (0.83%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.41%) Big Data
8 1 (0.41%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.41%) MarkLogic
8 1 (0.41%) Tick Data
Development Applications
1 60 (24.79%) Maven
2 51 (21.07%) JIRA
3 45 (18.60%) Gradle
4 41 (16.94%) JUnit
5 10 (4.13%) Git (software)
6 7 (2.89%) Eclipse
6 7 (2.89%) Jenkins
7 6 (2.48%) IntelliJ
8 5 (2.07%) Ant
9 4 (1.65%) jMock
9 4 (1.65%) Mockito
10 3 (1.24%) NetBeans
11 2 (0.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.83%) Hudson
11 2 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.83%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.41%) GitLab
12 1 (0.41%) Jasmine
12 1 (0.41%) Karma Test Runner
12 1 (0.41%) PhantomJS
General
1 207 (85.54%) Finance
2 63 (26.03%) Front Office
3 44 (18.18%) Banking
4 21 (8.68%) Financial Institution
5 20 (8.26%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.65%) Publishing
6 4 (1.65%) Retail
7 3 (1.24%) Games
8 2 (0.83%) Marketing
9 1 (0.41%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 222 (91.74%) Developer
2 221 (91.32%) Java Developer
3 54 (22.31%) Core Java Developer
4 50 (20.66%) Senior Developer
5 49 (20.25%) Senior Java Developer
6 36 (14.88%) Java Pricing Developer
7 34 (14.05%) Front Office Developer
8 31 (12.81%) Java Engineer
9 24 (9.92%) Low Latency Java Developer
10 11 (4.55%) Java Scala Developer
10 11 (4.55%) Scala Developer
11 7 (2.89%) Full Stack Developer
12 5 (2.07%) Investment Banking Java Developer
12 5 (2.07%) Java Software Developer
13 4 (1.65%) Agile Java Developer
13 4 (1.65%) Java Architect
13 4 (1.65%) Lead Developer
13 4 (1.65%) Mid-Level Java Developer
13 4 (1.65%) Node.js Developer
13 4 (1.65%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (27.27%) J2EE
2 62 (25.62%) Spring
3 54 (22.31%) Java SE
4 35 (14.46%) Hibernate
5 26 (10.74%) FIX Protocol
5 26 (10.74%) JDBC
6 20 (8.26%) Swing
7 18 (7.44%) JMS
7 18 (7.44%) XML
8 14 (5.79%) HTML
9 12 (4.96%) Web Services
10 10 (4.13%) CSS
10 10 (4.13%) JSP
10 10 (4.13%) React
11 8 (3.31%) JSF
12 7 (2.89%) Ajax
12 7 (2.89%) REST
12 7 (2.89%) RESTful
12 7 (2.89%) Servlets
13 6 (2.48%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 111 (45.87%) Fintech
2 56 (23.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 41 (16.94%) Computer Science
4 38 (15.70%) Bitcoin
5 37 (15.29%) Greenfield Project
6 25 (10.33%) Hedge funds
7 9 (3.72%) Equities
8 5 (2.07%) Derivative
9 4 (1.65%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.24%) Fixed Income
10 3 (1.24%) User Experience
11 2 (0.83%) Clustering
11 2 (0.83%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.83%) Online Games
12 1 (0.41%) Contract for Difference
12 1 (0.41%) iPhone
12 1 (0.41%) Online Banking
12 1 (0.41%) Reference Data
12 1 (0.41%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 27 (11.16%) Linux
2 6 (2.48%) Unix
3 3 (1.24%) Android
3 3 (1.24%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (54.55%) Multithreading
2 130 (53.72%) Low Latency
3 117 (48.35%) Agile Software Development
4 96 (39.67%) Concurrent Programming
5 56 (23.14%) OOD
6 52 (21.49%) Software Engineering
7 48 (19.83%) OOP
8 36 (14.88%) Cryptocurrency
9 31 (12.81%) Automated Trading
9 31 (12.81%) OO
10 27 (11.16%) TDD
11 26 (10.74%) Electronic Trading
12 24 (9.92%) Continuous Integration
13 23 (9.50%) Continuous Delivery
13 23 (9.50%) DevOps
14 22 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
14 22 (9.09%) Microservices
15 15 (6.20%) Code Optimisation
15 15 (6.20%) Financial Modelling
16 14 (5.79%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 241 (99.59%) Java
2 59 (24.38%) SQL
3 20 (8.26%) Scala
4 16 (6.61%) JavaScript
5 12 (4.96%) Kotlin
6 10 (4.13%) Erlang
6 10 (4.13%) Haskell
7 8 (3.31%) Python
8 5 (2.07%) C++
9 3 (1.24%) ECMAScript
9 3 (1.24%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.24%) XPath
10 2 (0.83%) MATLAB
10 2 (0.83%) Perl
10 2 (0.83%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.83%) VBA
11 1 (0.41%) Clojure
11 1 (0.41%) Groovy
11 1 (0.41%) Korn
11 1 (0.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 66 (27.27%) Degree
2 6 (2.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.83%) Docker
2 1 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.41%) Control-M
1 1 (0.41%) Terraform
Vendors
1 39 (16.12%) StreamBase
2 36 (14.88%) TIBCO
3 21 (8.68%) Oracle
4 6 (2.48%) Sybase
5 5 (2.07%) Solace
6 3 (1.24%) BEA
6 3 (1.24%) IBM
6 3 (1.24%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.41%) Adobe
7 1 (0.41%) Bloomberg
7 1 (0.41%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.41%) Reuters
South East London
3Search
Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £100k + bonus (c100%+) + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £30k + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + bonus (c100%+) + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £10000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Leading Bonus, Pens etc
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + be - big bonus, 28 days hol
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Coded People
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Coded People
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £130000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Coded People
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000 + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
London
360 Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70,000 to £80,000 + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Kingston upon Thames
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + options + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago