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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 84 46 60
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +14
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 17 57 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.26% 4.06% 3.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.29% 10.69% 8.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4 50 29
Average salary £40,000 £36,895 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.41% -4.17%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
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
516 533 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.17% 37.99% 36.12%
Number of salaries quoted 362 353 300
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 February 2015.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 37 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (56.76%) Finance
3 18 (48.65%) SQL
3 18 (48.65%) Oracle
3 18 (48.65%) UNIX
4 15 (40.54%) PL/SQL
5 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (37.84%) Retail
6 13 (35.14%) Banking
7 12 (32.43%) Hibernate
8 11 (29.73%) Spring
9 10 (27.03%) XML
10 8 (21.62%) Linux
10 8 (21.62%) JBoss
10 8 (21.62%) MVC
11 7 (18.92%) QA
11 7 (18.92%) HTML
11 7 (18.92%) REST
12 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
12 6 (16.22%) JUnit
12 6 (16.22%) WebLogic
12 6 (16.22%) Web Services
12 6 (16.22%) AIX
12 6 (16.22%) JSP
12 6 (16.22%) Servlets
12 6 (16.22%) SOAP
12 6 (16.22%) JPA
13 5 (13.51%) Workflow
13 5 (13.51%) Oracle Workflow
13 5 (13.51%) SQL Server

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 8 (21.62%) JBoss
2 6 (16.22%) WebLogic
3 5 (13.51%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (8.11%) Tomcat
4 3 (8.11%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (5.41%) Apache
6 1 (2.70%) CMS
6 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Intranet
2 1 (2.70%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) DataStage
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) JUnit
2 4 (10.81%) Subversion
2 4 (10.81%) Selenium
3 3 (8.11%) Mockito
3 3 (8.11%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.70%) Ant
4 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.70%) Maven
4 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.70%) JMeter
4 1 (2.70%) NUnit
General
1 21 (56.76%) Finance
2 14 (37.84%) Retail
3 13 (35.14%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (64.86%) Developer
2 17 (45.95%) Java Developer
3 8 (21.62%) Senior Java Developer
3 8 (21.62%) Senior Developer
3 8 (21.62%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Database Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Development Specialist
5 5 (13.51%) Architect
5 5 (13.51%) Oracle Database Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (10.81%) J2EE Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Technical Architect
6 4 (10.81%) Java Architect
7 3 (8.11%) Java Technical Architect
8 2 (5.41%) Senior J2EE Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Flash Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Designer
9 1 (2.70%) Technical Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Flash ActionScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (32.43%) Hibernate
2 11 (29.73%) Spring
3 10 (27.03%) XML
4 7 (18.92%) HTML
4 7 (18.92%) REST
5 6 (16.22%) JSP
5 6 (16.22%) Servlets
5 6 (16.22%) SOAP
5 6 (16.22%) Web Services
5 6 (16.22%) JPA
6 5 (13.51%) Middleware
6 5 (13.51%) HTML5
7 4 (10.81%) jQuery
7 4 (10.81%) EJB 3.0
7 4 (10.81%) Drools
7 4 (10.81%) Ajax
7 4 (10.81%) jBPM
7 4 (10.81%) EJB
7 4 (10.81%) CSS
8 3 (8.11%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Open Source
2 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Social Media
3 1 (2.70%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.70%) User Experience
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.70%) Equities
3 1 (2.70%) Derivative
3 1 (2.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 18 (48.65%) UNIX
2 8 (21.62%) Linux
3 6 (16.22%) AIX
4 1 (2.70%) Android
4 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (21.62%) MVC
3 5 (13.51%) Workflow
4 3 (8.11%) CRM
4 3 (8.11%) TDD
4 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
5 2 (5.41%) UML
5 2 (5.41%) Web Application Development
5 2 (5.41%) Scrum
5 2 (5.41%) Web Development
6 1 (2.70%) User Stories
6 1 (2.70%) Line Management
6 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.70%) Coaching
6 1 (2.70%) OO
6 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.70%) SOA
6 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.70%) Project Management
6 1 (2.70%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (48.65%) SQL
3 15 (40.54%) PL/SQL
4 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.81%) C#
6 2 (5.41%) PHP
6 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.70%) ActionScript
7 1 (2.70%) Ruby
7 1 (2.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (48.65%) Oracle
2 5 (13.51%) Misys
3 1 (2.70%) Hyland
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.70%) Adobe
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