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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 74 85 62
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -23
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 35 21 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.23% 1.42% 2.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.09% 3.85% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 25
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £32,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,100 £42,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
494 546 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 31.46% 37.02% 35.15%
Number of salaries quoted 319 412 275
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 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £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 4 September 2015.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 51 (76.12%) Java
2 33 (49.25%) Web Services
3 32 (47.76%) Oracle
4 24 (35.82%) Hibernate
4 24 (35.82%) Spring
4 24 (35.82%) XML
5 22 (32.84%) .NET
6 21 (31.34%) Linux
7 19 (28.36%) SOAP
8 18 (26.87%) UML
8 18 (26.87%) SQL
8 18 (26.87%) UNIX
9 17 (25.37%) Finance
10 16 (23.88%) Tomcat
10 16 (23.88%) JPA
11 15 (22.39%) OO
12 14 (20.90%) SAP
12 14 (20.90%) MySQL
12 14 (20.90%) PostgreSQL
12 14 (20.90%) Open Source
13 13 (19.40%) CMS
13 13 (19.40%) JUnit
13 13 (19.40%) Apache
14 12 (17.91%) ABAP
14 12 (17.91%) HTML
14 12 (17.91%) Banking
14 12 (17.91%) Web Application Development
15 11 (16.42%) RESTful
15 11 (16.42%) Web Development
15 11 (16.42%) JavaScript

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 16 (23.88%) Tomcat
2 13 (19.40%) Apache
2 13 (19.40%) CMS
3 9 (13.43%) JBoss
4 4 (5.97%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 3 (4.48%) ArcGIS
5 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.99%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.49%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.49%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) HTTP
2 1 (1.49%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.90%) MySQL
1 14 (20.90%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (11.94%) JasperReports
2 8 (11.94%) DataStage
3 7 (10.45%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.48%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.99%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.49%) DB2
Development Applications
1 13 (19.40%) JUnit
2 8 (11.94%) JMeter
2 8 (11.94%) HttpUnit
3 7 (10.45%) LSMW
4 4 (5.97%) Maven
5 1 (1.49%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.49%) Ant
General
1 17 (25.37%) Finance
2 12 (17.91%) Banking
3 5 (7.46%) Retail
3 5 (7.46%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (2.99%) Marketing
4 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.99%) Electronics
4 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.49%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 39 (58.21%) Developer
2 25 (37.31%) Java Developer
3 11 (16.42%) Lead Developer
4 9 (13.43%) SAP Developer
4 9 (13.43%) Senior Developer
4 9 (13.43%) ABAP Developer
4 9 (13.43%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (11.94%) Architect
6 6 (8.96%) Consultant
7 5 (7.46%) Web Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Technical Specialist
7 5 (7.46%) Technical Leader
7 5 (7.46%) Lead Java Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Java Web Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Technical Developer
7 5 (7.46%) AWS Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Java Architect
8 4 (5.97%) Java Technical Architect
8 4 (5.97%) Technical Architect
8 4 (5.97%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (49.25%) Web Services
2 24 (35.82%) XML
2 24 (35.82%) Spring
2 24 (35.82%) Hibernate
3 22 (32.84%) .NET
4 19 (28.36%) SOAP
5 16 (23.88%) JPA
6 12 (17.91%) HTML
7 11 (16.42%) RESTful
8 10 (14.93%) CSS
8 10 (14.93%) Ruby on Rails
9 8 (11.94%) REST
10 7 (10.45%) SAP Business Workflow
10 7 (10.45%) SAP Smart Forms
10 7 (10.45%) JSP
11 6 (8.96%) Servlets
11 6 (8.96%) JMS
12 5 (7.46%) SAP PI
13 4 (5.97%) Drools
13 4 (5.97%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) Mobile App
2 5 (7.46%) W3C
3 2 (2.99%) DTV
4 1 (1.49%) PKI
4 1 (1.49%) FMCG
4 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.49%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 21 (31.34%) Linux
2 18 (26.87%) UNIX
3 8 (11.94%) Android
4 5 (7.46%) Apple iOS
5 3 (4.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.87%) UML
2 15 (22.39%) OO
3 14 (20.90%) Open Source
4 12 (17.91%) Web Application Development
5 11 (16.42%) Web Development
6 10 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (13.43%) Content Management
7 9 (13.43%) Mentoring
8 8 (11.94%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (11.94%) Project Management
9 7 (10.45%) Workflow
9 7 (10.45%) Programme Management
9 7 (10.45%) Software Engineering
10 5 (7.46%) Change Management
10 5 (7.46%) MVC
10 5 (7.46%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (7.46%) Separation of Concerns
10 5 (7.46%) SDLC
11 4 (5.97%) Enterprise Content Management
11 4 (5.97%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 51 (76.12%) Java
2 18 (26.87%) SQL
3 12 (17.91%) ABAP
4 11 (16.42%) JavaScript
5 10 (14.93%) PHP
5 10 (14.93%) Ruby
5 10 (14.93%) Bash Shell
6 9 (13.43%) Perl
7 7 (10.45%) C#
7 7 (10.45%) C++
8 3 (4.48%) Python
9 2 (2.99%) VB
10 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.49%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (14.93%) Degree
2 4 (5.97%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) QA
2 4 (5.97%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 32 (47.76%) Oracle
2 14 (20.90%) SAP
3 9 (13.43%) IBM
4 7 (10.45%) Alterian
5 5 (7.46%) Misys
6 3 (4.48%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.49%) Adobe
7 1 (1.49%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.49%) Sybase
7 1 (1.49%) Google
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