The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 107 88 76
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -12
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 4 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.28% 0.93% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.56% 1.70% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 4
Average salary £51,500 £40,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.38% +8.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
714 587 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 49.31% 54.71% 45.66%
Number of salaries quoted 468 306 329
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
J2SE
Scotland

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 18 April 2014.

J2SE Salary Histogram in Glasgow

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 13 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (84.62%) Banking
3 9 (69.23%) Computer Science
4 3 (23.08%) Spring
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) UNIX
4 3 (23.08%) Linux
4 3 (23.08%) JMS
4 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) OOD
5 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
5 2 (15.38%) OO
5 2 (15.38%) Perl
5 2 (15.38%) J2EE
5 2 (15.38%) Sybase
5 2 (15.38%) DB2
5 2 (15.38%) JUnit
5 2 (15.38%) Finance
5 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
6 1 (7.69%) Database Tuning
6 1 (7.69%) Scala
6 1 (7.69%) Low Latency
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
6 1 (7.69%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) .NET
6 1 (7.69%) Front Office

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) MQSeries
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
2 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
2 2 (15.38%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) JUnit
General
1 11 (84.62%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
1 13 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Spring
1 3 (23.08%) JMS
2 2 (15.38%) J2EE
3 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) UNIX
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (15.38%) OOD
1 2 (15.38%) OO
1 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
2 1 (7.69%) Database Tuning
2 1 (7.69%) Low Latency
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (7.69%) Scrum
2 1 (7.69%) TDD
2 1 (7.69%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) Scala
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Sybase