The table below looks at the statistics for J2SE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2SE over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 137 151 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 3 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% 0.52% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% 1.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Median salary £72,500 £52,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.09% -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +17.64%
J2SE
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
889 1072 1313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.37% 34.98% 40.49%
Number of salaries quoted 583 683 941
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

J2SE
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland 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 Scotland

J2SE
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

J2SE Salary Trend in Scotland

J2SE
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing J2SE within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Glasgow +11 3 £72,500 +38.09%
J2SE
UK

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Scotland region with a requirement for J2SE.

1 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) JUnit
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (91.67%) OO
3 8 (66.67%) JMS
3 8 (66.67%) Unix
3 8 (66.67%) Linux
3 8 (66.67%) Spring
4 7 (58.33%) RDBMS
4 7 (58.33%) Relational Database
4 7 (58.33%) SDLC
5 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (50.00%) OOD
5 6 (50.00%) SQL
5 6 (50.00%) Sybase
5 6 (50.00%) DB2
6 5 (41.67%) Finance
7 4 (33.33%) Subversion
7 4 (33.33%) Animation
7 4 (33.33%) JSON
7 4 (33.33%) Refactoring
7 4 (33.33%) Web Services
7 4 (33.33%) XML
7 4 (33.33%) Perl
7 4 (33.33%) Eclipse
7 4 (33.33%) Asynchronous Programming
7 4 (33.33%) Material Design
7 4 (33.33%) Android Studio
7 4 (33.33%) Data Protection
7 4 (33.33%) Android

J2SE
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 7 (58.33%) RDBMS
1 7 (58.33%) Relational Database
2 6 (50.00%) DB2
3 4 (33.33%) SQLite
4 3 (25.00%) KDB
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) JUnit
2 4 (33.33%) Android Studio
2 4 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (33.33%) Hudson
2 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Investment Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Legal
4 1 (8.33%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) Java Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Lead Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Android Developer
4 4 (33.33%) Lead Android Developer
5 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) JMS
1 8 (66.67%) Spring
2 4 (33.33%) Android SDK
2 4 (33.33%) JSON
2 4 (33.33%) Material Design
2 4 (33.33%) Web Services
2 4 (33.33%) XML
3 3 (25.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (33.33%) Animation
2 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (16.67%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (8.33%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
1 8 (66.67%) Unix
2 4 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (91.67%) OO
3 7 (58.33%) SDLC
4 6 (50.00%) OOD
5 4 (33.33%) Android Development
5 4 (33.33%) Asynchronous Programming
5 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (33.33%) Data Protection
5 4 (33.33%) Refactoring
5 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Database Tuning
6 3 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (16.67%) Line Management
8 1 (8.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) Perl
4 3 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (16.67%) C++
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Sybase