The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 79 54 45
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -9
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 20 55 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.47% 3.62% 4.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.92% 9.77% 11.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5 44 32
Average salary £40,000 £36,895 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.41% -11.09%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +8.43%
J2EE
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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
510 563 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.47% 37.06% 35.94%
Number of salaries quoted 335 384 268
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

J2EE
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

J2EE Salary Trend in Edinburgh

J2EE
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2EE across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 34 (100.00%) Java
2 20 (58.82%) Oracle
3 17 (50.00%) Finance
4 16 (47.06%) Hibernate
5 14 (41.18%) UNIX
5 14 (41.18%) JBoss
5 14 (41.18%) Spring
6 13 (38.24%) Banking
7 12 (35.29%) Retail
7 12 (35.29%) MVC
8 11 (32.35%) Web Services
8 11 (32.35%) SOAP
8 11 (32.35%) SQL
8 11 (32.35%) REST
9 10 (29.41%) JPA
10 9 (26.47%) Open Source
10 9 (26.47%) Middleware
11 8 (23.53%) Drools
11 8 (23.53%) jBPM
12 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (20.59%) Misys
12 7 (20.59%) DataStage
12 7 (20.59%) PL/SQL
12 7 (20.59%) JSP
13 6 (17.65%) Servlets
13 6 (17.65%) XML
13 6 (17.65%) HTML
13 6 (17.65%) JUnit
14 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
14 5 (14.71%) Tomcat

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 14 (41.18%) JBoss
2 5 (14.71%) Tomcat
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (8.82%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (8.82%) Apache
4 2 (5.88%) CMS
5 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Intranet
2 1 (2.94%) LDAP
2 1 (2.94%) HTTP
2 1 (2.94%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) DataStage
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database
3 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (5.88%) JasperReports
4 2 (5.88%) MySQL
5 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) JUnit
2 4 (11.76%) Selenium
3 3 (8.82%) Mockito
3 3 (8.82%) Cucumber
3 3 (8.82%) Subversion
4 1 (2.94%) Maven
4 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.94%) JMeter
4 1 (2.94%) NUnit
4 1 (2.94%) Ant
General
1 17 (50.00%) Finance
2 13 (38.24%) Banking
3 12 (35.29%) Retail
4 2 (5.88%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Developer
2 9 (26.47%) Architect
2 9 (26.47%) Java Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Java Architect
3 8 (23.53%) Technical Architect
4 7 (20.59%) Java Technical Architect
5 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Development Specialist
5 5 (14.71%) Oracle Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Database Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Development Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Manager
7 1 (2.94%) Web Designer
7 1 (2.94%) Designer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (47.06%) Hibernate
2 14 (41.18%) Spring
3 11 (32.35%) Web Services
3 11 (32.35%) SOAP
3 11 (32.35%) REST
4 10 (29.41%) JPA
5 9 (26.47%) Middleware
6 8 (23.53%) jBPM
6 8 (23.53%) Drools
7 7 (20.59%) JSP
8 6 (17.65%) Servlets
8 6 (17.65%) HTML
8 6 (17.65%) XML
9 5 (14.71%) Ajax
10 4 (11.76%) EJB
10 4 (11.76%) Struts
10 4 (11.76%) jQuery
10 4 (11.76%) HTML5
10 4 (11.76%) EJB 3.0
11 3 (8.82%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Open Source
2 1 (2.94%) Hedge funds
2 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.94%) User Experience
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.94%) Fixed Income
2 1 (2.94%) Equities
2 1 (2.94%) PKI
2 1 (2.94%) Derivative
2 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (41.18%) UNIX
2 4 (11.76%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) MVC
2 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (14.71%) Workflow
4 4 (11.76%) UML
5 3 (8.82%) CRM
5 3 (8.82%) TDD
5 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
6 2 (5.88%) Web Application Development
6 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.88%) Change Management
6 2 (5.88%) Web Development
6 2 (5.88%) Scrum
6 2 (5.88%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.94%) SOA
7 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.94%) OO
7 1 (2.94%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (2.94%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.94%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (32.35%) SQL
3 7 (20.59%) PL/SQL
4 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.82%) C#
6 2 (5.88%) PHP
6 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.94%) Ruby
7 1 (2.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (58.82%) Oracle
2 7 (20.59%) Misys
3 2 (5.88%) IBM
4 1 (2.94%) Adobe
4 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.94%) Hyland
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group
Salary: £28000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: 33 days holiday, healthcare, pension
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 15 days ago