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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 67 67 39
Rank change year-on-year
0 -28
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 32 46 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.37% 2.79% 5.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.74% 7.43% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16 37 36
Average salary £44,750 £36,895 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.29% -11.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £31,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +8.43%
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
475 619 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 35.16% 37.56% 39.08%
Number of salaries quoted 301 446 282
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 1 May 2015.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 49 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (67.35%) Oracle
3 25 (51.02%) UNIX
4 24 (48.98%) Hibernate
5 22 (44.90%) Finance
5 22 (44.90%) Spring
6 19 (38.78%) Banking
7 18 (36.73%) Linux
7 18 (36.73%) JBoss
7 18 (36.73%) SOAP
8 17 (34.69%) XML
9 15 (30.61%) Web Services
9 15 (30.61%) SQL
9 15 (30.61%) Retail
9 15 (30.61%) JPA
10 14 (28.57%) REST
11 13 (26.53%) MVC
11 13 (26.53%) .NET
11 13 (26.53%) UML
11 13 (26.53%) DataStage
12 11 (22.45%) Open Source
13 10 (20.41%) Middleware
13 10 (20.41%) Tomcat
13 10 (20.41%) Misys
14 9 (18.37%) Drools
14 9 (18.37%) jBPM
14 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (16.33%) JasperReports
15 8 (16.33%) IBM
15 8 (16.33%) Apache

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 18 (36.73%) JBoss
2 10 (20.41%) Tomcat
3 8 (16.33%) Apache
4 6 (12.24%) CMS
5 5 (10.20%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (8.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
7 3 (6.12%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
8 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) HTTP
2 2 (4.08%) Intranet
3 1 (2.04%) LDAP
3 1 (2.04%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.53%) DataStage
2 8 (16.33%) JasperReports
3 7 (14.29%) MySQL
4 6 (12.24%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (10.20%) Oracle Database
6 4 (8.16%) NoSQL
6 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
7 3 (6.12%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
9 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (16.33%) JUnit
2 4 (8.16%) Maven
2 4 (8.16%) Selenium
3 3 (6.12%) Mockito
3 3 (6.12%) HttpUnit
3 3 (6.12%) Subversion
3 3 (6.12%) JMeter
3 3 (6.12%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.04%) NUnit
4 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.04%) Ant
General
1 22 (44.90%) Finance
2 19 (38.78%) Banking
3 15 (30.61%) Retail
4 5 (10.20%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (48.98%) Developer
2 14 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 10 (20.41%) Architect
4 9 (18.37%) Technical Architect
4 9 (18.37%) Java Architect
5 8 (16.33%) Java Technical Architect
6 6 (12.24%) Senior Developer
6 6 (12.24%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (10.20%) Oracle Developer
7 5 (10.20%) Database Developer
7 5 (10.20%) Technical Specialist
7 5 (10.20%) Oracle Database Developer
7 5 (10.20%) Development Specialist
7 5 (10.20%) AWS Developer
8 4 (8.16%) Lead Developer
8 4 (8.16%) Lead Java Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Technical Leader
9 3 (6.12%) .NET Consultant
9 3 (6.12%) Java Consultant
9 3 (6.12%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (48.98%) Hibernate
2 22 (44.90%) Spring
3 18 (36.73%) SOAP
4 17 (34.69%) XML
5 15 (30.61%) Web Services
5 15 (30.61%) JPA
6 14 (28.57%) REST
7 13 (26.53%) .NET
8 10 (20.41%) Middleware
9 9 (18.37%) Drools
9 9 (18.37%) jBPM
10 8 (16.33%) HTML
11 7 (14.29%) JSP
12 6 (12.24%) Servlets
12 6 (12.24%) JMS
13 5 (10.20%) CSS
14 4 (8.16%) Struts
14 4 (8.16%) EJB
14 4 (8.16%) Ajax
14 4 (8.16%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Open Source
2 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.04%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.04%) PKI
3 1 (2.04%) Derivative
3 1 (2.04%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.04%) Equities
3 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 25 (51.02%) UNIX
2 18 (36.73%) Linux
3 3 (6.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.53%) MVC
1 13 (26.53%) UML
2 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (16.33%) Mentoring
4 6 (12.24%) Software Engineering
5 5 (10.20%) Change Management
5 5 (10.20%) Workflow
5 5 (10.20%) Programme Management
6 4 (8.16%) Web Application Development
6 4 (8.16%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (6.12%) Unit Testing
7 3 (6.12%) TDD
7 3 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.12%) CRM
8 2 (4.08%) Scrum
8 2 (4.08%) Content Management
8 2 (4.08%) Web Development
8 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Content Management
9 1 (2.04%) Waterfall
9 1 (2.04%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (30.61%) SQL
3 7 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 7 (14.29%) C#
4 6 (12.24%) PL/SQL
5 4 (8.16%) PHP
6 3 (6.12%) Bash Shell
6 3 (6.12%) Ruby
7 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.08%) Perl
8 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.04%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 33 (67.35%) Oracle
2 10 (20.41%) Misys
3 8 (16.33%) IBM
4 2 (4.08%) Alterian
5 1 (2.04%) Hyland
5 1 (2.04%) Adobe
5 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.04%) Sybase
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonus
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