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 17 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 64 35 64
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +29
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 52 56 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.11% 5.09% 2.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.36% 13.43% 6.59%
Number of salaries quoted 40 35 26
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 £61,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -5.68%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
622 417 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.22% 37.87% 35.41%
Number of salaries quoted 441 272 410
Average salary £38,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.23% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £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 17 April 2014.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 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 41 (41.41%) Hibernate
3 38 (38.38%) Oracle
4 37 (37.37%) JavaScript
4 37 (37.37%) Finance
5 32 (32.32%) SQL
6 30 (30.30%) JBoss
7 28 (28.28%) Spring
8 27 (27.27%) XML
9 25 (25.25%) HTML
9 25 (25.25%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (23.23%) JSP
11 22 (22.22%) Ajax
12 20 (20.20%) UNIX
13 19 (19.19%) Struts
14 18 (18.18%) CSS
14 18 (18.18%) SQL Server
14 18 (18.18%) JUnit
14 18 (18.18%) Linux
15 17 (17.17%) Web Services
15 17 (17.17%) WebSphere
16 16 (16.16%) JSF
16 16 (16.16%) SOA
17 15 (15.15%) Scrum
17 15 (15.15%) jQuery
18 14 (14.14%) Project Management
18 14 (14.14%) Eclipse
19 13 (13.13%) Servlets
19 13 (13.13%) PL/SQL
19 13 (13.13%) Workflow

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 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 17 (17.17%) WebSphere
2 10 (10.10%) WebLogic
3 8 (8.08%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (8.08%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (5.05%) Drupal
4 5 (5.05%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (5.05%) WebSphere Process Server
5 2 (2.02%) MQSeries
Applications
1 8 (8.08%) Photoshop
1 8 (8.08%) GIMP
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%) NAS
4 1 (1.01%) SAN
4 1 (1.01%) LAN
4 1 (1.01%) WAN
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 3 (3.03%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.02%) MySQL
7 1 (1.01%) DB2
7 1 (1.01%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (18.18%) JUnit
2 14 (14.14%) Eclipse
3 11 (11.11%) Ant
4 10 (10.10%) Subversion
4 10 (10.10%) Mockito
5 7 (7.07%) Maven
6 6 (6.06%) Selenium
6 6 (6.06%) Cucumber
6 6 (6.06%) NUnit
6 6 (6.06%) ClearQuest
7 4 (4.04%) JMeter
7 4 (4.04%) ClearCase
8 3 (3.03%) Jenkins
9 2 (2.02%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (2.02%) Introscope
10 1 (1.01%) CruiseControl
10 1 (1.01%) Gerrit
10 1 (1.01%) Git (software)
General
1 37 (37.37%) Finance
2 13 (13.13%) 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%) Analyst
3 12 (12.12%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 8 (8.08%) Java Programmer
4 8 (8.08%) Programmer
4 8 (8.08%) Applications Support
5 6 (6.06%) Implementation Consultant
5 6 (6.06%) Analyst Programmer
5 6 (6.06%) Consultant
5 6 (6.06%) Graduate
5 6 (6.06%) IT Graduate
5 6 (6.06%) Java Analyst Programmer
6 5 (5.05%) Support Specialist
6 5 (5.05%) Oracle Database Developer
6 5 (5.05%) Applications Specialist
6 5 (5.05%) Software Engineer
6 5 (5.05%) Database Developer
6 5 (5.05%) Oracle Developer
7 4 (4.04%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (41.41%) Hibernate
2 28 (28.28%) Spring
3 27 (27.27%) XML
4 25 (25.25%) HTML
5 23 (23.23%) JSP
6 22 (22.22%) Ajax
7 19 (19.19%) Struts
8 18 (18.18%) CSS
9 17 (17.17%) Web Services
10 16 (16.16%) JSF
11 15 (15.15%) jQuery
12 13 (13.13%) Servlets
13 12 (12.12%) EJB
14 11 (11.11%) .NET
14 11 (11.11%) JMS
15 10 (10.10%) HTML5
16 9 (9.09%) jBPM
16 9 (9.09%) Java EE
16 9 (9.09%) EJB 3.0
17 8 (8.08%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 8 (8.08%) PKI
2 8 (8.08%) GIS
2 8 (8.08%) Open Source
3 6 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.03%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.02%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (2.02%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.01%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.01%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 20 (20.20%) UNIX
2 18 (18.18%) Linux
3 7 (7.07%) Android
3 7 (7.07%) Windows
3 7 (7.07%) Apple iOS
4 5 (5.05%) AIX
5 3 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.25%) 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 8 (8.08%) Unit Testing
8 8 (8.08%) Product Management
8 8 (8.08%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (8.08%) CRM
8 8 (8.08%) Document Management
8 8 (8.08%) Automated Testing
8 8 (8.08%) Software Engineering
9 5 (5.05%) Workflow Management
9 5 (5.05%) OO
9 5 (5.05%) Service Delivery
10 4 (4.04%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 81 (81.82%) Java
2 37 (37.37%) JavaScript
3 32 (32.32%) SQL
4 13 (13.13%) PL/SQL
5 8 (8.08%) C#
5 8 (8.08%) Python
5 8 (8.08%) Shell Script
5 8 (8.08%) Ruby
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 38 (38.38%) 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%) Thunderhead
7 2 (2.02%) Laserfiche
7 2 (2.02%) Pega
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Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Career Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Excellent Career Benefits
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