The table below looks at the statistics for J2SE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2SE over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 104 94 109
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +15
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 4 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.31% 0.90% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.64% 2.24% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 3
Median salary £70,000 £72,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +52.63%
UK excluding London median salary £56,250 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+14.79% +8.88%
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
623 490 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 48.98% 39.87% 48.70%
Number of salaries quoted 277 287 428
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

J2SE
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of job ads across the Glasgow region citing J2SE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for J2SE.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) SDLC
2 4 (80.00%) JMS
2 4 (80.00%) OOD
2 4 (80.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (80.00%) Sybase
2 4 (80.00%) DB2
2 4 (80.00%) JUnit
2 4 (80.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) OO
3 3 (60.00%) Perl
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (40.00%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (40.00%) Refactoring
4 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Database Tuning
5 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
5 1 (20.00%) Release Management
5 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
5 1 (20.00%) User Experience
5 1 (20.00%) Equities
5 1 (20.00%) Back Office

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) DB2
1 4 (80.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) JUnit
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Core Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (20.00%) Equities
3 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) OO
1 4 (80.00%) OOD
1 4 (80.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Database Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) Refactoring
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) Python
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Sybase