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 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 385 400 427
Rank change year-on-year +15 +27  
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 9 57 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.060% 0.29% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.77% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9 48 32
Median salary £87,500 £52,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +68.26% +9.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £33,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £88,500 £64,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,000 £47,375
% change year-on-year -3.84% +9.76%  

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 5966 7434 7684
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 39.75% 37.97% 37.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5152 6637 6673
Median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.49% +4.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 29 March 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 29 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
West Sussex -1 5 £87,500 +165.15%
Oxfordshire 0 2 £40,000 -15.78%
Surrey +41 1 £52,500 -
Berkshire +18 1 £80,000 +39.13% 2
J2SE
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 South East region with a requirement for J2SE.

1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (93.75%) HTML
2 15 (93.75%) SQL
2 15 (93.75%) J2EE
3 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (87.50%) Spring
4 12 (75.00%) XML
4 12 (75.00%) Unix
5 11 (68.75%) Hibernate
6 7 (43.75%) Ajax
6 7 (43.75%) JSF
6 7 (43.75%) Scrum
6 7 (43.75%) JMS
6 7 (43.75%) JDBC
6 7 (43.75%) JSP
7 6 (37.50%) JUnit
7 6 (37.50%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (37.50%) WebLogic
7 6 (37.50%) Oracle
7 6 (37.50%) SOAP
7 6 (37.50%) UML
7 6 (37.50%) IntelliJ
7 6 (37.50%) WebSphere MQ
7 6 (37.50%) Shell Script
7 6 (37.50%) Middleware
7 6 (37.50%) webMethods
7 6 (37.50%) Finance
7 6 (37.50%) PL/SQL
7 6 (37.50%) Korn
7 6 (37.50%) WebSphere

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 6 (37.50%) WebLogic
1 6 (37.50%) WebSphere
1 6 (37.50%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (31.25%) Apache
2 5 (31.25%) JBoss
3 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
4 1 (6.25%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) MongoDB
2 5 (31.25%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) IntelliJ
1 6 (37.50%) JUnit
2 5 (31.25%) Eclipse
2 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
2 5 (31.25%) Selenium
3 4 (25.00%) Gradle
3 4 (25.00%) SonarQube
4 1 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (6.25%) JBehave
4 1 (6.25%) Maven
4 1 (6.25%) Mockito
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Advertising
3 1 (6.25%) Electronics
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Technical Leader
2 5 (31.25%) Architect
2 5 (31.25%) Consultant
2 5 (31.25%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Java Architect
2 5 (31.25%) Java Technical Architect
2 5 (31.25%) Lead Architect
2 5 (31.25%) NoSQL Architect
2 5 (31.25%) Technical Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Designer
4 1 (6.25%) JSP Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Portal Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) HTML
1 15 (93.75%) J2EE
2 14 (87.50%) Spring
3 12 (75.00%) XML
4 11 (68.75%) Hibernate
5 7 (43.75%) Ajax
5 7 (43.75%) JDBC
5 7 (43.75%) JMS
5 7 (43.75%) JSF
5 7 (43.75%) JSP
6 6 (37.50%) Apache Camel
6 6 (37.50%) HTML5
6 6 (37.50%) JSON
6 6 (37.50%) Middleware
6 6 (37.50%) Play Framework
6 6 (37.50%) REST
6 6 (37.50%) SOAP
6 6 (37.50%) WebSphere MQ
7 5 (31.25%) Drools
7 5 (31.25%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Scrum
3 6 (37.50%) UML
4 5 (31.25%) Functional Programming
4 5 (31.25%) Microservices
4 5 (31.25%) Open Source
4 5 (31.25%) System Testing
4 5 (31.25%) Unit Testing
4 5 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (6.25%) High Availability
6 1 (6.25%) Low Latency
6 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
6 1 (6.25%) SDLC
6 1 (6.25%) Software Architecture
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (93.75%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) Korn
3 6 (37.50%) PL/SQL
3 6 (37.50%) Scala
3 6 (37.50%) Shell Script
4 2 (12.50%) C
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) QA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
1 6 (37.50%) webMethods
2 1 (6.25%) HP
2 1 (6.25%) SAP
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