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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 152 149 169
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +20
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 5 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.17% 0.54% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.47% 1.51% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 4
Median salary £70,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -5.26%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
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
1074 1128 1501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.54% 35.70% 40.13%
Number of salaries quoted 563 701 1036
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 June 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 5 £70,000 -6.66%
J2SE
UK

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 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 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 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