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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 63 82 46
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -36
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 32 32 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.46% 2.03% 4.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.66% 5.28% 11.87%
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 31
Average salary £44,750 £37,947 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.92% -5.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,150 £33,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +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
418 606 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 32.13% 38.53% 40.26%
Number of salaries quoted 282 440 274
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,400 £45,000 £50,000
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 22 May 2015.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 50 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (64.00%) Oracle
3 24 (48.00%) UNIX
3 24 (48.00%) Hibernate
4 22 (44.00%) Spring
5 20 (40.00%) Finance
5 20 (40.00%) Linux
6 18 (36.00%) XML
6 18 (36.00%) SOAP
7 17 (34.00%) JPA
8 16 (32.00%) Banking
8 16 (32.00%) Web Services
8 16 (32.00%) JBoss
9 15 (30.00%) .NET
10 14 (28.00%) UML
11 13 (26.00%) DataStage
11 13 (26.00%) REST
12 12 (24.00%) SQL
12 12 (24.00%) Retail
12 12 (24.00%) MVC
13 11 (22.00%) Tomcat
13 11 (22.00%) Open Source
14 10 (20.00%) Mentoring
14 10 (20.00%) Misys
15 9 (18.00%) Middleware
15 9 (18.00%) HTML
15 9 (18.00%) Drools
15 9 (18.00%) jBPM
16 8 (16.00%) JasperReports
16 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 16 (32.00%) JBoss
2 11 (22.00%) Tomcat
3 8 (16.00%) Apache
4 7 (14.00%) CMS
5 4 (8.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
7 2 (4.00%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
8 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) HTTP
2 2 (4.00%) Intranet
3 1 (2.00%) LDAP
3 1 (2.00%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.00%) DataStage
2 8 (16.00%) JasperReports
2 8 (16.00%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (16.00%) MySQL
3 6 (12.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.00%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) JUnit
2 4 (8.00%) Maven
3 3 (6.00%) Selenium
3 3 (6.00%) HttpUnit
3 3 (6.00%) JMeter
4 2 (4.00%) Subversion
4 2 (4.00%) Mockito
4 2 (4.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.00%) Ant
General
1 20 (40.00%) Finance
2 16 (32.00%) Banking
3 12 (24.00%) Retail
4 5 (10.00%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 25 (50.00%) Developer
2 18 (36.00%) Java Developer
3 9 (18.00%) Architect
3 9 (18.00%) Technical Architect
3 9 (18.00%) Senior Developer
3 9 (18.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Java Architect
4 8 (16.00%) Java Technical Architect
5 6 (12.00%) Lead Developer
5 6 (12.00%) Lead Java Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Technical Developer
6 5 (10.00%) AWS Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Development Specialist
6 5 (10.00%) Technical Leader
6 5 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
7 3 (6.00%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Java Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) .NET Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (48.00%) Hibernate
2 22 (44.00%) Spring
3 18 (36.00%) XML
3 18 (36.00%) SOAP
4 17 (34.00%) JPA
5 16 (32.00%) Web Services
6 15 (30.00%) .NET
7 13 (26.00%) REST
8 9 (18.00%) Middleware
8 9 (18.00%) HTML
8 9 (18.00%) Drools
8 9 (18.00%) jBPM
9 6 (12.00%) JSP
9 6 (12.00%) JMS
10 5 (10.00%) Servlets
10 5 (10.00%) CSS
10 5 (10.00%) RESTful
11 4 (8.00%) JSON
11 4 (8.00%) Ruby on Rails
12 3 (6.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Open Source
2 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.00%) PKI
3 1 (2.00%) Derivative
3 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.00%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.00%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 24 (48.00%) UNIX
2 20 (40.00%) Linux
3 3 (6.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.00%) UML
2 12 (24.00%) MVC
3 10 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (12.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (10.00%) Web Application Development
6 5 (10.00%) Change Management
6 5 (10.00%) Programme Management
7 4 (8.00%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Content Management
8 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.00%) Content Management
9 2 (4.00%) TDD
9 2 (4.00%) Workflow
9 2 (4.00%) Scrum
9 2 (4.00%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.00%) Web Development
9 2 (4.00%) CRM
9 2 (4.00%) Line Management
10 1 (2.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (24.00%) SQL
3 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (12.00%) C#
5 5 (10.00%) PHP
6 4 (8.00%) Ruby
6 4 (8.00%) Bash Shell
7 3 (6.00%) PL/SQL
7 3 (6.00%) Perl
8 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
8 2 (4.00%) C++
9 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 32 (64.00%) Oracle
2 10 (20.00%) Misys
3 8 (16.00%) IBM
4 2 (4.00%) Alterian
5 1 (2.00%) Adobe
5 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.00%) Sybase
5 1 (2.00%) Hyland
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Reed Technology
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago