The table below looks at the statistics for Java SE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java SE over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java Platform, Standard Edition (Java SE, JSE)
Rank 28 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Java SE 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 0.91% - 1.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.56% - 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -21.05%
Java SE
Scotland

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 Stirling region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
18 10 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 16.36% 16.67% 37.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 47
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% -3.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Java SE
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

Java SE Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Java SE
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

Java SE Salary Trend in Stirling

Java SE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) Spring
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
3 5 (71.43%) J2EE
3 5 (71.43%) REST
4 4 (57.14%) Web Services
4 4 (57.14%) Dojo
4 4 (57.14%) Selenium
4 4 (57.14%) User Experience
4 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 4 (57.14%) CSS
4 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 4 (57.14%) Java EE
4 4 (57.14%) UML
4 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
4 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Use Case
4 4 (57.14%) Web Application Development
5 3 (42.86%) Functional Programming
5 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
5 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
5 3 (42.86%) AOP
5 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
5 3 (42.86%) MVC
5 3 (42.86%) NoSQL
5 3 (42.86%) JSON

Java SE
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 (14.29%) WebSphere
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) NoSQL
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
2 3 (42.86%) Mockito
2 3 (42.86%) JUnit
2 3 (42.86%) Maven
3 2 (28.57%) JIRA
3 2 (28.57%) Subversion
3 2 (28.57%) TeamCity
3 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Front Office
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Web Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Java Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Java Web Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Development Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) XML
1 6 (85.71%) Spring
2 5 (71.43%) J2EE
2 5 (71.43%) REST
3 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) Java EE
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 4 (57.14%) Dojo
4 3 (42.86%) Spring MVC
4 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
4 3 (42.86%) JSON
4 3 (42.86%) JDBC
4 3 (42.86%) SOAP
4 3 (42.86%) XSLT
4 3 (42.86%) jQuery
4 3 (42.86%) HTML5
5 2 (28.57%) Spring Integration
5 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 2 (28.57%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) User Experience
2 3 (42.86%) Client/Server
2 3 (42.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (28.57%) Derivative
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) UML
1 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
1 4 (57.14%) Automated Testing
1 4 (57.14%) Use Case
1 4 (57.14%) Web Application Development
2 3 (42.86%) Functional Programming
2 3 (42.86%) Integration Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (42.86%) Test Strategy
2 3 (42.86%) AOP
2 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) Clojure
5 2 (28.57%) Python
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Sybase
2 2 (28.57%) Perforce