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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 82 77 45
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -32
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 26 26 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.74% 1.84% 3.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.56% 5.26% 10.16%
Number of salaries quoted 20 22 32
Average salary £37,500 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.73% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £31,250 £37,050
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £68,000 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
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
570 494 433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.15% 34.96% 35.06%
Number of salaries quoted 453 339 296
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 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 October 2014.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 41 (97.62%) Java
2 31 (73.81%) XML
3 26 (61.90%) Linux
4 22 (52.38%) SQL
5 21 (50.00%) Finance
5 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (45.24%) PL/SQL
7 18 (42.86%) UNIX
8 16 (38.10%) QA
8 16 (38.10%) WebLogic
9 15 (35.71%) Hibernate
9 15 (35.71%) AIX
10 14 (33.33%) Spring
10 14 (33.33%) JavaScript
11 13 (30.95%) HTML
11 13 (30.95%) CSS
11 13 (30.95%) Degree
12 11 (26.19%) Computer Science
13 10 (23.81%) JPA
13 10 (23.81%) REST
13 10 (23.81%) XSLT
13 10 (23.81%) C#
13 10 (23.81%) Project Management
14 9 (21.43%) Adobe
14 9 (21.43%) Flash
14 9 (21.43%) Games
14 9 (21.43%) Management Information System
14 9 (21.43%) Robotlegs
14 9 (21.43%) BlazeDS
14 9 (21.43%) Cairngorm

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 16 (38.10%) WebLogic
2 4 (9.52%) JBoss
3 3 (7.14%) WebSphere
3 3 (7.14%) CMS
4 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.38%) Apache
5 1 (2.38%) TeamSite
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.14%) RDBMS
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.76%) DB2
3 2 (4.76%) MySQL
4 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Maven
1 2 (4.76%) Ant
1 2 (4.76%) JUnit
2 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.38%) JMeter
2 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.38%) Subversion
General
1 21 (50.00%) Finance
2 9 (21.43%) Games
3 8 (19.05%) Retail
4 7 (16.67%) Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Legal
5 1 (2.38%) French Language
5 1 (2.38%) German Language
5 1 (2.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (90.48%) Developer
2 27 (64.29%) Java Developer
3 17 (40.48%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 16 (38.10%) Senior Java Developer
4 16 (38.10%) Senior Developer
5 15 (35.71%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 13 (30.95%) J2EE Developer
7 11 (26.19%) Senior J2EE Developer
8 9 (21.43%) Flash Developer
9 5 (11.90%) Flash ActionScript Developer
10 3 (7.14%) UI Programmer
10 3 (7.14%) UI Developer
11 2 (4.76%) Software Engineer
12 1 (2.38%) Consultant
12 1 (2.38%) Programmer
12 1 (2.38%) Support Engineer
12 1 (2.38%) Applications Support
12 1 (2.38%) Technical Consultant
12 1 (2.38%) Software Developer
12 1 (2.38%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (73.81%) XML
2 15 (35.71%) Hibernate
3 14 (33.33%) Spring
4 13 (30.95%) HTML
4 13 (30.95%) CSS
5 10 (23.81%) JPA
5 10 (23.81%) REST
5 10 (23.81%) XSLT
6 9 (21.43%) Flash
6 9 (21.43%) Robotlegs
6 9 (21.43%) BlazeDS
6 9 (21.43%) Cairngorm
6 9 (21.43%) PureMVC
6 9 (21.43%) Adobe AIR
6 9 (21.43%) Apache Flex
6 9 (21.43%) WPF
6 9 (21.43%) Lucene
6 9 (21.43%) NHibernate
6 9 (21.43%) Parsley
7 5 (11.90%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Computer Science
2 9 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 9 (21.43%) Mathematics
3 3 (7.14%) Open Source
4 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.38%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (61.90%) Linux
2 18 (42.86%) UNIX
3 15 (35.71%) AIX
4 2 (4.76%) Android
5 1 (2.38%) Windows
5 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (23.81%) Project Management
3 6 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 2 (4.76%) UML
4 2 (4.76%) Scrum
5 1 (2.38%) User Stories
5 1 (2.38%) MVC
5 1 (2.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.38%) Web Testing
5 1 (2.38%) Content Management
5 1 (2.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (97.62%) Java
2 22 (52.38%) SQL
3 19 (45.24%) PL/SQL
4 14 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 10 (23.81%) C#
6 5 (11.90%) ActionScript
7 2 (4.76%) Perl
8 1 (2.38%) PHP
8 1 (2.38%) C++
8 1 (2.38%) C
8 1 (2.38%) VB
8 1 (2.38%) XPath
8 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (38.10%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) Adobe
2 8 (19.05%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.38%) Interwoven
Edinburgh
OHO Group
Salary: £35 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago