The table below looks at the statistics for J2SE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2SE over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 88 110 84
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -26
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 14 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.13% 0.28% 1.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.63% 0.57% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 6
Average salary £77,500 £51,500 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.48% +26.38%
UK excluding London average salary £47,375 £42,250 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+12.13% +17.36%
J2SE
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
533 702 588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 43.09% 49.40% 53.70%
Number of salaries quoted 335 464 316
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

J2SE
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing J2SE across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2SE Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

J2SE
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

J2SE Salary Trend in Glasgow

J2SE
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2SE across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

J2SE Salary Histogram in Glasgow

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing J2SE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited J2SE.

1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (58.82%) JUnit
2 10 (58.82%) Web Services
3 9 (52.94%) XML
3 9 (52.94%) JSON
3 9 (52.94%) Android
3 9 (52.94%) Android Development
4 8 (47.06%) Spring
5 7 (41.18%) UNIX
5 7 (41.18%) Linux
5 7 (41.18%) JMS
5 7 (41.18%) Banking
6 6 (35.29%) Mobile App
6 6 (35.29%) OO
7 5 (29.41%) Finance
8 4 (23.53%) Hibernate
8 4 (23.53%) HTML
8 4 (23.53%) Maven
8 4 (23.53%) J2EE
8 4 (23.53%) HTML5
8 4 (23.53%) Subversion
8 4 (23.53%) Mathematics
8 4 (23.53%) Degree
8 4 (23.53%) Spring MVC
8 4 (23.53%) MVC
8 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
8 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (17.65%) Android Studio
9 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing J2SE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited J2SE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) JBoss
1 1 (5.88%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
2 3 (17.65%) DB2
2 3 (17.65%) RDBMS
2 3 (17.65%) SQLite
2 3 (17.65%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (58.82%) JUnit
2 4 (23.53%) Subversion
2 4 (23.53%) Maven
3 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
3 3 (17.65%) Eclipse
3 3 (17.65%) Hudson
3 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
3 3 (17.65%) Android Studio
4 1 (5.88%) Artifactory
4 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (41.18%) Banking
2 5 (29.41%) Finance
3 3 (17.65%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Technical Leader
3 5 (29.41%) Java Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Android Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Project Leader
6 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) Web Services
2 9 (52.94%) XML
2 9 (52.94%) JSON
3 8 (47.06%) Spring
4 7 (41.18%) JMS
5 4 (23.53%) Hibernate
5 4 (23.53%) HTML
5 4 (23.53%) J2EE
5 4 (23.53%) HTML5
5 4 (23.53%) Spring MVC
6 3 (17.65%) Apache Flex
6 3 (17.65%) Android SDK
7 1 (5.88%) Java EE
7 1 (5.88%) jQuery
7 1 (5.88%) JSP
7 1 (5.88%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Mobile App
2 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (23.53%) Mathematics
3 3 (17.65%) Animation
3 3 (17.65%) RIA
4 1 (5.88%) Clustering
4 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Android
2 7 (41.18%) UNIX
2 7 (41.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Android Development
2 6 (35.29%) OO
3 4 (23.53%) MVC
3 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
4 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
4 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
4 3 (17.65%) OOD
5 2 (11.76%) Database Tuning
5 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (11.76%) Wealth Management
5 2 (11.76%) Investment Management
6 1 (5.88%) People Management
6 1 (5.88%) Project Management
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (17.65%) Perl
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Sybase
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle