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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
UK / Scotland
Rank - 148 156
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 0 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.24% 0.033%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.65% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Median salary - £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +20.93%

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
870 1077 1156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.62% 36.31% 38.71%
Number of salaries quoted 544 691 844
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,600 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 11 (100.00%) Java
1 11 (100.00%) JUnit
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) OO
3 7 (63.64%) JMS
3 7 (63.64%) Unix
3 7 (63.64%) Linux
3 7 (63.64%) Spring
4 6 (54.55%) RDBMS
4 6 (54.55%) Relational Database
4 6 (54.55%) SDLC
5 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (45.45%) OOD
5 5 (45.45%) SQL
5 5 (45.45%) Sybase
5 5 (45.45%) DB2
6 4 (36.36%) Web Services
6 4 (36.36%) XML
6 4 (36.36%) Eclipse
6 4 (36.36%) Finance
6 4 (36.36%) Subversion
6 4 (36.36%) Animation
6 4 (36.36%) JSON
6 4 (36.36%) Asynchronous Programming
6 4 (36.36%) Material Design
6 4 (36.36%) Android Studio
6 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
6 4 (36.36%) Android
6 4 (36.36%) SQLite
6 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing

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 6 (54.55%) RDBMS
1 6 (54.55%) Relational Database
2 5 (45.45%) DB2
3 4 (36.36%) SQLite
4 3 (27.27%) KDB
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) JUnit
2 4 (36.36%) Android Studio
2 4 (36.36%) Eclipse
2 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 4 (36.36%) Hudson
2 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
2 4 (36.36%) Subversion
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Legal
4 1 (9.09%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Java Developer
3 5 (45.45%) Lead Developer
4 4 (36.36%) Android Developer
4 4 (36.36%) Lead Android Developer
5 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
5 3 (27.27%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) JMS
1 7 (63.64%) Spring
2 4 (36.36%) Android SDK
2 4 (36.36%) JSON
2 4 (36.36%) Material Design
2 4 (36.36%) Web Services
2 4 (36.36%) XML
3 3 (27.27%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (36.36%) Animation
2 4 (36.36%) Mobile App
3 2 (18.18%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (9.09%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
1 7 (63.64%) Unix
2 4 (36.36%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (90.91%) OO
3 6 (54.55%) SDLC
4 5 (45.45%) OOD
5 4 (36.36%) Android Development
5 4 (36.36%) Asynchronous Programming
5 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
5 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
6 3 (27.27%) Database Tuning
6 3 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (27.27%) Refactoring
6 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (18.18%) Line Management
8 1 (9.09%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) Perl
4 2 (18.18%) C++
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Sybase