The first table below looks at the demand for J2EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Aberdeen region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 26 31 39
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 7 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 2.61% 4.09% 0.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.29% 12.15% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 3
Average salary £43,750 £33,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.62% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
68 107 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 25.37% 33.65% 32.17%
Number of salaries quoted 54 78 79
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
J2EE
Scotland

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing J2EE across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

J2EE
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing J2EE across the Aberdeen region.

J2EE Salary Trend in Aberdeen

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing J2EE 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 J2EE.

1 8 (80.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) OO
2 5 (50.00%) OOD
2 5 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) EJB
3 3 (30.00%) JPA
4 2 (20.00%) Struts2
4 2 (20.00%) Struts
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) C++
4 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (20.00%) UML
4 2 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (20.00%) WCF
4 2 (20.00%) Ext JS
4 2 (20.00%) Groovy
4 2 (20.00%) GIS
4 2 (20.00%) ESRI
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) WinForms
5 1 (10.00%) Objective-C
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Java EE
5 1 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) JSON
5 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) RDBMS

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing J2EE 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 J2EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (50.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (40.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (10.00%) WinForms Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) EJB
1 3 (30.00%) JPA
2 2 (20.00%) Struts2
2 2 (20.00%) Struts
2 2 (20.00%) WCF
2 2 (20.00%) Ext JS
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) WinForms
3 1 (10.00%) Java EE
3 1 (10.00%) JSON
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) GIS
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) OO
1 5 (50.00%) OOD
1 5 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) UML
3 2 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) C++
2 2 (20.00%) Groovy
3 1 (10.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) ESRI