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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 79 52 70
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +18
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 16 52 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.17% 3.86% 1.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.18% 10.20% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3 46 17
Average salary £72,500 £39,900 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.70% +14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £33,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £62,750 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
503 510 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 36.90% 37.83% 36.21%
Number of salaries quoted 392 340 290
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 January 2015.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 38 (97.44%) Java
2 25 (64.10%) Finance
3 22 (56.41%) UNIX
4 21 (53.85%) SQL
5 19 (48.72%) PL/SQL
6 18 (46.15%) Oracle
6 18 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (46.15%) Retail
7 17 (43.59%) Banking
7 17 (43.59%) XML
8 13 (33.33%) Linux
9 11 (28.21%) QA
9 11 (28.21%) WebLogic
10 10 (25.64%) AIX
11 9 (23.08%) Hibernate
12 8 (20.51%) Spring
13 7 (17.95%) HTML
13 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
14 6 (15.38%) CSS
14 6 (15.38%) REST
15 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database
15 5 (12.82%) Workflow
15 5 (12.82%) Oracle Workflow
15 5 (12.82%) Degree
15 5 (12.82%) JSP
15 5 (12.82%) Servlets
15 5 (12.82%) JBoss
15 5 (12.82%) C#
15 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
15 5 (12.82%) Misys

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 11 (28.21%) WebLogic
2 5 (12.82%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (12.82%) JBoss
3 3 (7.69%) CMS
4 2 (5.13%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.13%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.56%) Apache
5 1 (2.56%) TeamSite
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) CTI
1 1 (2.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
1 5 (12.82%) DataStage
2 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.56%) MySQL
3 1 (2.56%) DB2
3 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) JUnit
2 3 (7.69%) Subversion
3 2 (5.13%) Mockito
3 2 (5.13%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.13%) Selenium
4 1 (2.56%) NUnit
4 1 (2.56%) Maven
4 1 (2.56%) Ant
4 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.56%) JMeter
4 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
General
1 25 (64.10%) Finance
2 18 (46.15%) Retail
3 17 (43.59%) Banking
4 2 (5.13%) Games
5 1 (2.56%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (69.23%) Developer
2 18 (46.15%) Java Developer
3 12 (30.77%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 11 (28.21%) Senior Java Developer
4 11 (28.21%) Senior Developer
5 10 (25.64%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 8 (20.51%) J2EE Developer
7 6 (15.38%) Senior J2EE Developer
8 5 (12.82%) Database Developer
8 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database Developer
8 5 (12.82%) Oracle Developer
8 5 (12.82%) Development Specialist
9 2 (5.13%) Flash ActionScript Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Architect
9 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) Flash Developer
10 1 (2.56%) Software Team Leader
10 1 (2.56%) Java Architect
10 1 (2.56%) Software Development Team Leader
10 1 (2.56%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (43.59%) XML
2 9 (23.08%) Hibernate
3 8 (20.51%) Spring
4 7 (17.95%) HTML
5 6 (15.38%) CSS
5 6 (15.38%) REST
6 5 (12.82%) JSP
6 5 (12.82%) Servlets
7 4 (10.26%) SOAP
7 4 (10.26%) EJB
7 4 (10.26%) jQuery
7 4 (10.26%) JPA
8 3 (7.69%) EJB 3.0
8 3 (7.69%) WPF
8 3 (7.69%) Ajax
8 3 (7.69%) Web Services
8 3 (7.69%) HTML5
9 2 (5.13%) Cairngorm
9 2 (5.13%) PureMVC
9 2 (5.13%) BlazeDS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.13%) Open Source
2 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.13%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.56%) Derivative
3 1 (2.56%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.56%) Equities
3 1 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.56%) User Experience
3 1 (2.56%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (56.41%) UNIX
2 13 (33.33%) Linux
3 10 (25.64%) AIX
4 1 (2.56%) Android
4 1 (2.56%) Windows
4 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (12.82%) Workflow
3 4 (10.26%) MVC
4 3 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 3 (7.69%) UML
4 3 (7.69%) Project Management
5 2 (5.13%) CRM
5 2 (5.13%) Content Management
5 2 (5.13%) TDD
5 2 (5.13%) Scrum
5 2 (5.13%) Web Development
5 2 (5.13%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.56%) Web Testing
6 1 (2.56%) Investment Management
6 1 (2.56%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (2.56%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.56%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.56%) OO
6 1 (2.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 38 (97.44%) Java
2 21 (53.85%) SQL
3 19 (48.72%) PL/SQL
4 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
5 5 (12.82%) C#
6 2 (5.13%) ActionScript
7 1 (2.56%) Ruby
7 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.56%) Perl
7 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.21%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) Oracle
2 5 (12.82%) Misys
3 2 (5.13%) Adobe
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.56%) Interwoven
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago