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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java SE over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
UK / Scotland
Rank 128 156 154
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 2 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.089% 0.034% 0.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 0.094% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 5
Median salary £40,750 £32,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.38% -38.09%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%

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
873 1069 1136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.73% 36.51% 38.67%
Number of salaries quoted 551 689 829
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Java SE
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Java SE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Java SE within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
Edinburgh - 2 £40,750 -
Java SE
UK

Java SE
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing Java SE 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 Java SE.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (75.00%) Java EE
2 3 (75.00%) XPath
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) OOP
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) JBoss
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (50.00%) JMS
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Apache MINA
3 2 (50.00%) Apache Camel
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) SQL

Java SE
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) JBoss
1 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) Java EE
2 3 (75.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) Apache Camel
3 2 (50.00%) Apache MINA
3 2 (50.00%) JMS
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) OOP
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) XPath
3 1 (25.00%) SQL