Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for J2SE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited J2SE over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 126 128
Rank change year-on-year -21 +2 +31
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 2 13 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.088% 0.60% 1.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 1.33% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 6
Glasgow median annual salary - £70,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +33.33% -
Scotland median annual salary £26,500 £70,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -62.14% +55.56% -

J2SE is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 988 981 1046
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 43.41% 45.56% 40.53%
Number of salaries quoted 614 530 627
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% - -
10th Percentile £31,413 £28,750 £28,150
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £56,250
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

J2SE
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing J2SE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for J2SE in Glasgow

J2SE
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing J2SE in Glasgow.

Salary trend for J2SE in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for J2SE.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Sybase
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Kdb+
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (50.00%) MiFID
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) KDB
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Front Office
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OO

J2SE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) KDB
2 1 (50.00%) Kdb+
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
General
1 1 (50.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Scala Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Scala Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Java Scala Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Equity Derivative
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) MiFID
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Sybase