The table below looks at the statistics for Java SE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java SE over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank - 155 -
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 0 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.26% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.68% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 0
Average salary - £29,250 -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +8.43%
Java SE
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
1054 1168 1508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.62% 37.23% 38.24%
Number of salaries quoted 636 710 1049
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Java SE
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java SE across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java SE Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Java SE
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Java SE Salary Trend in Scotland

Java SE
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Java SE 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 Java SE.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) XPath
1 1 (100.00%) Apache MINA
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

Java SE
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Java SE 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 Java SE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 1 (100.00%) Apache MINA
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) XPath