The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 / South East
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 385 425 433
Rank change year-on-year +40 +8  
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 9 11 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.062% 0.060% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.15% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 33
Median salary £45,000 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.46% +4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £57,500 £55,000
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 the South East with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 5894 7371 7856
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 40.39% 40.07% 36.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5130 6607 6775
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

J2SE
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

J2SE
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for J2SE in the South East

J2SE
Salary Histogram in the South East

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

Salary histogram for J2SE in the South East

J2SE
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2SE within the South East 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
Buckinghamshire - 6 £45,000 - 1
Berkshire +23 2 £47,500 -17.39%
Hampshire +28 1 £32,500 -27.77% 1
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 South East region with a requirement for J2SE.

1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (94.44%) J2EE
3 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (72.22%) Spring
4 13 (72.22%) XML
5 12 (66.67%) Scrum
6 11 (61.11%) Microservices
7 10 (55.56%) SQL
8 9 (50.00%) HTML
9 8 (44.44%) Linux
10 7 (38.89%) SOAP
10 7 (38.89%) Maven
10 7 (38.89%) SDLC
10 7 (38.89%) REST
11 6 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
11 6 (33.33%) JSON
11 6 (33.33%) Grails
11 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (33.33%) Groovy
11 6 (33.33%) Jenkins
11 6 (33.33%) Low Latency
11 6 (33.33%) Apache Camel
11 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
11 6 (33.33%) Hibernate
11 6 (33.33%) XSLT
11 6 (33.33%) Unix
11 6 (33.33%) JUnit
12 5 (27.78%) WebLogic
12 5 (27.78%) EJB
12 5 (27.78%) JBoss

J2SE
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 5 (27.78%) Apache
1 5 (27.78%) JBoss
1 5 (27.78%) WebLogic
2 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.56%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) MongoDB
1 5 (27.78%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Maven
2 6 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 6 (33.33%) JUnit
3 5 (27.78%) Eclipse
3 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
3 5 (27.78%) IntelliJ
3 5 (27.78%) Selenium
4 1 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (5.56%) JBehave
4 1 (5.56%) Mockito
4 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Electronics
2 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
1 11 (61.11%) Java Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Architect
2 5 (27.78%) Java Architect
2 5 (27.78%) Java Technical Architect
2 5 (27.78%) Lead Architect
2 5 (27.78%) NoSQL Architect
2 5 (27.78%) Technical Architect
2 5 (27.78%) Technical Leader
3 1 (5.56%) Agile Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Designer
3 1 (5.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (5.56%) JSP Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Lead SQL Server Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Linux Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Portal Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms Java Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) J2EE
2 13 (72.22%) Spring
2 13 (72.22%) XML
3 9 (50.00%) HTML
4 7 (38.89%) REST
4 7 (38.89%) SOAP
5 6 (33.33%) Apache Camel
5 6 (33.33%) Grails
5 6 (33.33%) Hibernate
5 6 (33.33%) JSON
5 6 (33.33%) XSLT
6 5 (27.78%) EJB
6 5 (27.78%) HTML5
6 5 (27.78%) Play Framework
7 3 (16.67%) Java EE
7 3 (16.67%) JDBC
8 2 (11.11%) jQuery
8 2 (11.11%) Servlets
8 2 (11.11%) Web Services
9 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) LIMS
2 1 (5.56%) Fintech
2 1 (5.56%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Linux
2 6 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) Scrum
3 11 (61.11%) Microservices
4 7 (38.89%) SDLC
5 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (33.33%) Low Latency
5 6 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 5 (27.78%) Functional Programming
6 5 (27.78%) Open Source
7 2 (11.11%) MVC
7 2 (11.11%) UML
7 2 (11.11%) Visualisation
7 2 (11.11%) Web Development
8 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
8 1 (5.56%) TDD
8 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (55.56%) SQL
3 6 (33.33%) Groovy
4 5 (27.78%) Scala
5 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.56%) C
6 1 (5.56%) C++
6 1 (5.56%) PHP
6 1 (5.56%) Python
6 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) webMethods
2 1 (5.56%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) SAP
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