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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 91 93 83
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 1 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.097% 0.87% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 1.69% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 2
Average salary £60,000 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +10.34%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.96%
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
539 591 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 52.23% 51.53% 44.64%
Number of salaries quoted 373 332 291
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Animation
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) SQLite
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Android SDK
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) Android Studio

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Android Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java