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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Rank 159 144 178
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +34
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 1 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.035% 0.54% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.096% 1.46% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 3
Median salary - £62,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +31.57%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +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
1046 1161 1520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.64% 37.06% 38.05%
Number of salaries quoted 631 718 1069
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 4 May 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 -17 1 - -
J2SE
UK

J2SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 6 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) JSON
2 5 (83.33%) Android
2 5 (83.33%) Mobile App
2 5 (83.33%) Android Development
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
4 3 (50.00%) OO
4 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
4 3 (50.00%) JUnit
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) Spring
6 1 (16.67%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
6 1 (16.67%) Database Tuning
6 1 (16.67%) SDLC
6 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
6 1 (16.67%) Unix
6 1 (16.67%) Linux
6 1 (16.67%) Perl
6 1 (16.67%) SQL
6 1 (16.67%) Sybase
6 1 (16.67%) DB2
6 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
6 1 (16.67%) JMS
6 1 (16.67%) OOD

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 1 (16.67%) DB2
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (50.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Android Developer
3 4 (66.67%) Lead Android Developer
3 4 (66.67%) Lead Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Core Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Android Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) JSON
1 5 (83.33%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) JMS
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Android Development
2 3 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Database Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
4 1 (16.67%) OOD
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Sybase