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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 61 36 66
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +30
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 50 55 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.05% 5.11% 2.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.17% 13.51% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 39 34 24
Average salary £35,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.66% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £61,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
612 407 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.39% 37.83% 34.97%
Number of salaries quoted 437 263 408
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £46,600
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 24 April 2014.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 81 (81.82%) Java
2 42 (42.42%) Hibernate
3 39 (39.39%) Oracle
4 37 (37.37%) Finance
5 36 (36.36%) JavaScript
6 32 (32.32%) SQL
7 30 (30.30%) JBoss
8 29 (29.29%) Spring
9 27 (27.27%) XML
10 26 (26.26%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (24.24%) HTML
12 23 (23.23%) JSP
13 22 (22.22%) Ajax
14 21 (21.21%) UNIX
15 19 (19.19%) Struts
15 19 (19.19%) Linux
16 18 (18.18%) Web Services
16 18 (18.18%) CSS
16 18 (18.18%) SQL Server
16 18 (18.18%) JUnit
16 18 (18.18%) WebSphere
17 16 (16.16%) JSF
17 16 (16.16%) SOA
18 15 (15.15%) Scrum
18 15 (15.15%) jQuery
19 14 (14.14%) Banking
19 14 (14.14%) Project Management
19 14 (14.14%) Eclipse
20 13 (13.13%) PL/SQL
20 13 (13.13%) Servlets

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 18 (18.18%) WebSphere
2 10 (10.10%) WebLogic
3 8 (8.08%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (8.08%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (5.05%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (5.05%) WebSphere Process Server
4 5 (5.05%) Drupal
5 2 (2.02%) MQSeries
Applications
1 8 (8.08%) GIMP
1 8 (8.08%) Photoshop
2 6 (6.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.08%) LDAP
2 6 (6.06%) HTTP
3 2 (2.02%) Internet
3 2 (2.02%) Extranet
4 1 (1.01%) SAN
4 1 (1.01%) LAN
4 1 (1.01%) WAN
4 1 (1.01%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.12%) MongoDB
3 8 (8.08%) Big Data
4 6 (6.06%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.04%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.03%) MySQL
7 1 (1.01%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.01%) DB2
Development Applications
1 18 (18.18%) JUnit
2 14 (14.14%) Eclipse
3 12 (12.12%) Ant
4 10 (10.10%) Subversion
4 10 (10.10%) Mockito
5 8 (8.08%) Maven
6 6 (6.06%) Selenium
6 6 (6.06%) NUnit
6 6 (6.06%) Cucumber
6 6 (6.06%) ClearQuest
7 4 (4.04%) Jenkins
7 4 (4.04%) JMeter
7 4 (4.04%) ClearCase
8 2 (2.02%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (2.02%) Introscope
9 1 (1.01%) Gerrit
9 1 (1.01%) Git (software)
9 1 (1.01%) CruiseControl
General
1 37 (37.37%) Finance
2 14 (14.14%) Banking
3 7 (7.07%) Games
4 6 (6.06%) Legal
5 4 (4.04%) Advertising
6 3 (3.03%) Retail
7 2 (2.02%) Billing
7 2 (2.02%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 51 (51.52%) Developer
2 34 (34.34%) Java Developer
3 12 (12.12%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 11 (11.11%) Analyst
5 9 (9.09%) Programmer
5 9 (9.09%) Java Programmer
6 7 (7.07%) Applications Support
7 6 (6.06%) Java Analyst Programmer
7 6 (6.06%) IT Graduate
7 6 (6.06%) Implementation Consultant
7 6 (6.06%) Analyst Programmer
7 6 (6.06%) Consultant
7 6 (6.06%) Graduate
8 5 (5.05%) Software Engineer
8 5 (5.05%) Support Specialist
8 5 (5.05%) Applications Specialist
8 5 (5.05%) Database Developer
8 5 (5.05%) Oracle Developer
8 5 (5.05%) Oracle Database Developer
9 4 (4.04%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (42.42%) Hibernate
2 29 (29.29%) Spring
3 27 (27.27%) XML
4 24 (24.24%) HTML
5 23 (23.23%) JSP
6 22 (22.22%) Ajax
7 19 (19.19%) Struts
8 18 (18.18%) Web Services
8 18 (18.18%) CSS
9 16 (16.16%) JSF
10 15 (15.15%) jQuery
11 13 (13.13%) Servlets
12 11 (11.11%) JMS
12 11 (11.11%) EJB
12 11 (11.11%) .NET
13 10 (10.10%) HTML5
14 9 (9.09%) EJB 3.0
14 9 (9.09%) Java EE
14 9 (9.09%) jBPM
15 8 (8.08%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 8 (8.08%) PKI
2 8 (8.08%) Open Source
2 8 (8.08%) GIS
3 6 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.03%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.02%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.02%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.01%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.01%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 21 (21.21%) UNIX
2 19 (19.19%) Linux
3 7 (7.07%) Windows
3 7 (7.07%) Apple iOS
3 7 (7.07%) Android
4 5 (5.05%) AIX
5 3 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (26.26%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (16.16%) SOA
3 15 (15.15%) Scrum
4 14 (14.14%) Project Management
5 13 (13.13%) Workflow
5 13 (13.13%) BPMN
6 12 (12.12%) TDD
6 12 (12.12%) UML
7 11 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (9.09%) Software Engineering
9 8 (8.08%) Unit Testing
9 8 (8.08%) Document Management
9 8 (8.08%) Automated Testing
9 8 (8.08%) Product Management
9 8 (8.08%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (8.08%) CRM
10 5 (5.05%) OO
10 5 (5.05%) Service Delivery
10 5 (5.05%) Workflow Management
11 4 (4.04%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 81 (81.82%) Java
2 36 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 32 (32.32%) SQL
4 13 (13.13%) PL/SQL
5 8 (8.08%) Ruby
5 8 (8.08%) Shell Script
5 8 (8.08%) C#
5 8 (8.08%) Python
6 4 (4.04%) C++
7 2 (2.02%) VBScript
8 1 (1.01%) VB
8 1 (1.01%) PHP
8 1 (1.01%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (8.08%) Degree
2 4 (4.04%) ISTQB
2 4 (4.04%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.02%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.05%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 8 (8.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (5.05%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.02%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 39 (39.39%) Oracle
2 30 (30.30%) JBoss
3 8 (8.08%) Adobe
4 7 (7.07%) IBM
5 4 (4.04%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.03%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.02%) Laserfiche
7 2 (2.02%) Pega
7 2 (2.02%) Thunderhead
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