The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for J2SE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited J2SE over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Java 2 Platform, Standard Edition (J2SE)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 146
Permanent jobs citing J2SE 0 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland - - 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Median salary - - £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £52,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -3.84% +9.47%  

J2SE is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 988 1075 1216
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 42.24% 36.28% 39.11%
Number of salaries quoted 600 705 761
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

J2SE
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing J2SE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for J2SE in Scotland

J2SE
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for J2SE in Scotland