The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 89 50 51
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +1
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 19 41 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.28% 3.39% 3.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.30% 8.89% 8.93%
Number of salaries quoted 14 34 26
Average salary £41,000 £37,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.60% -16.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,720 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £50,000 £48,450
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
576 461 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.92% 38.10% 35.10%
Number of salaries quoted 402 305 299
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £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 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 July 2014.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 55 (83.33%) Java
2 34 (51.52%) XML
3 33 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 30 (45.45%) SQL
5 28 (42.42%) Oracle
6 25 (37.88%) HTML
6 25 (37.88%) Linux
6 25 (37.88%) Spring
7 24 (36.36%) Finance
8 23 (34.85%) JavaScript
8 23 (34.85%) UNIX
9 21 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (28.79%) CSS
11 18 (27.27%) PL/SQL
12 17 (25.76%) Web Services
13 16 (24.24%) Project Management
14 15 (22.73%) Adobe
14 15 (22.73%) WebLogic
14 15 (22.73%) Management Information System
14 15 (22.73%) JPA
15 14 (21.21%) JSP
15 14 (21.21%) JBoss
16 13 (19.70%) Ant
17 12 (18.18%) Degree
18 11 (16.67%) Struts
18 11 (16.67%) JMS
18 11 (16.67%) Ajax
19 10 (15.15%) Scrum
19 10 (15.15%) XSLT
19 10 (15.15%) jQuery

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 15 (22.73%) WebLogic
2 8 (12.12%) WebSphere
3 5 (7.58%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (4.55%) Drupal
4 3 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (3.03%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (12.12%) Photoshop
1 8 (12.12%) GIMP
2 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.12%) LDAP
2 6 (9.09%) HTTP
3 2 (3.03%) Internet
4 1 (1.52%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
1 8 (12.12%) MongoDB
1 8 (12.12%) Big Data
2 7 (10.61%) Relational Database
3 5 (7.58%) Oracle Database
4 4 (6.06%) MySQL
5 2 (3.03%) DB2
6 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (19.70%) Ant
2 9 (13.64%) JUnit
3 6 (9.09%) Maven
4 4 (6.06%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.55%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.03%) JMeter
7 1 (1.52%) Mockito
7 1 (1.52%) CruiseControl
General
1 24 (36.36%) Finance
2 7 (10.61%) Legal
2 7 (10.61%) Games
3 6 (9.09%) Banking
4 2 (3.03%) Local Government
4 2 (3.03%) Billing
5 1 (1.52%) French Language
5 1 (1.52%) German Language
5 1 (1.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 46 (69.70%) Developer
2 32 (48.48%) Java Developer
3 10 (15.15%) Senior Developer
3 10 (15.15%) Senior Java Developer
3 10 (15.15%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 7 (10.61%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 7 (10.61%) Flash Developer
5 6 (9.09%) Graduate
5 6 (9.09%) Implementation Consultant
5 6 (9.09%) Consultant
5 6 (9.09%) IT Graduate
6 5 (7.58%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 5 (7.58%) J2EE Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Database Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Oracle Database Developer
6 5 (7.58%) Oracle Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Java Programmer
7 4 (6.06%) Programmer
8 3 (4.55%) UI Developer
8 3 (4.55%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (51.52%) XML
2 33 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 25 (37.88%) HTML
3 25 (37.88%) Spring
4 19 (28.79%) CSS
5 17 (25.76%) Web Services
6 15 (22.73%) JPA
7 14 (21.21%) JSP
8 11 (16.67%) Struts
8 11 (16.67%) JMS
8 11 (16.67%) Ajax
9 10 (15.15%) XSLT
9 10 (15.15%) jQuery
10 8 (12.12%) JSON
10 8 (12.12%) HTML5
10 8 (12.12%) PostGIS
11 7 (10.61%) Parsley
11 7 (10.61%) Robotlegs
11 7 (10.61%) REST
11 7 (10.61%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.73%) Management Information System
2 9 (13.64%) Computer Science
3 8 (12.12%) GIS
3 8 (12.12%) PKI
4 7 (10.61%) Open Source
4 7 (10.61%) Mathematics
5 3 (4.55%) Client/Server
6 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.03%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 25 (37.88%) Linux
2 23 (34.85%) UNIX
3 5 (7.58%) AIX
4 2 (3.03%) Windows
5 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (24.24%) Project Management
3 10 (15.15%) Scrum
4 9 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (13.64%) SOA
5 8 (12.12%) Document Management
5 8 (12.12%) Automated Testing
5 8 (12.12%) Software Engineering
5 8 (12.12%) Product Management
5 8 (12.12%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (9.09%) Workflow
7 3 (4.55%) BPMN
7 3 (4.55%) TDD
8 2 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (3.03%) Waterfall
8 2 (3.03%) Software Architecture
8 2 (3.03%) Test Automation
8 2 (3.03%) Test Scripting
9 1 (1.52%) Lean Six Sigma
9 1 (1.52%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 55 (83.33%) Java
2 30 (45.45%) SQL
3 23 (34.85%) JavaScript
4 18 (27.27%) PL/SQL
5 8 (12.12%) Python
5 8 (12.12%) Shell Script
5 8 (12.12%) Ruby
6 7 (10.61%) C#
7 3 (4.55%) ActionScript
8 2 (3.03%) XPath
9 1 (1.52%) C++
9 1 (1.52%) C
9 1 (1.52%) Perl
9 1 (1.52%) VBScript
9 1 (1.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (18.18%) Degree
2 4 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.03%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 8 (12.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (7.58%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 28 (42.42%) Oracle
2 15 (22.73%) Adobe
3 14 (21.21%) JBoss
4 2 (3.03%) Pega
5 1 (1.52%) Thunderhead
5 1 (1.52%) Laserfiche
5 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.52%) Microsoft
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