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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 81 59 46
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -13
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 22 34 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.47% 2.82% 4.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.94% 8.04% 10.64%
Number of salaries quoted 16 30 32
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £30,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £50,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
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
558 423 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.30% 35.07% 37.93%
Number of salaries quoted 402 276 329
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
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 21 August 2014.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 47 (87.04%) Java
2 29 (53.70%) XML
3 26 (48.15%) Finance
4 24 (44.44%) SQL
5 22 (40.74%) Linux
6 21 (38.89%) Oracle
6 21 (38.89%) Hibernate
7 20 (37.04%) UNIX
8 18 (33.33%) HTML
8 18 (33.33%) Spring
9 16 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (27.78%) JavaScript
10 15 (27.78%) PL/SQL
10 15 (27.78%) Project Management
11 14 (25.93%) CSS
12 13 (24.07%) Degree
13 12 (22.22%) WebLogic
13 12 (22.22%) Computer Science
14 11 (20.37%) JPA
15 10 (18.52%) XSLT
15 10 (18.52%) Adobe
15 10 (18.52%) Management Information System
15 10 (18.52%) Software Engineering
15 10 (18.52%) WebSphere
16 9 (16.67%) Web Services
16 9 (16.67%) Banking
16 9 (16.67%) QA
16 9 (16.67%) REST
16 9 (16.67%) Relational Database
17 8 (14.81%) C#

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 12 (22.22%) WebLogic
2 10 (18.52%) WebSphere
3 5 (9.26%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (3.70%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.85%) CMS
6 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) GIMP
2 2 (3.70%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) HTTP
2 2 (3.70%) LDAP
2 2 (3.70%) Internet
3 1 (1.85%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 7 (12.96%) SQL Server
3 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database
4 4 (7.41%) MySQL
5 3 (5.56%) DB2
5 3 (5.56%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.70%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Ant
1 6 (11.11%) JUnit
2 4 (7.41%) Maven
2 4 (7.41%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.70%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.85%) Mockito
General
1 26 (48.15%) Finance
2 9 (16.67%) Banking
3 8 (14.81%) Games
4 3 (5.56%) Legal
4 3 (5.56%) Retail
5 2 (3.70%) Billing
6 1 (1.85%) French Language
6 1 (1.85%) German Language
Job Titles
1 37 (68.52%) Developer
2 21 (38.89%) Java Developer
3 11 (20.37%) Senior Developer
3 11 (20.37%) Senior Java Developer
4 9 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 8 (14.81%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 8 (14.81%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 8 (14.81%) Flash Developer
5 8 (14.81%) J2EE Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Database Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Oracle Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database Developer
7 4 (7.41%) Consultant
7 4 (7.41%) Java Programmer
7 4 (7.41%) IT Graduate
7 4 (7.41%) Implementation Consultant
7 4 (7.41%) Programmer
7 4 (7.41%) Graduate
7 4 (7.41%) Flash ActionScript Developer
8 3 (5.56%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (53.70%) XML
2 21 (38.89%) Hibernate
3 18 (33.33%) HTML
3 18 (33.33%) Spring
4 14 (25.93%) CSS
5 11 (20.37%) JPA
6 10 (18.52%) XSLT
7 9 (16.67%) Web Services
7 9 (16.67%) REST
8 8 (14.81%) Robotlegs
8 8 (14.81%) Parsley
8 8 (14.81%) BlazeDS
8 8 (14.81%) NHibernate
8 8 (14.81%) Cairngorm
8 8 (14.81%) PureMVC
8 8 (14.81%) Apache Flex
8 8 (14.81%) WPF
8 8 (14.81%) Adobe AIR
8 8 (14.81%) Flash
8 8 (14.81%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 10 (18.52%) Management Information System
3 8 (14.81%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.70%) PKI
4 2 (3.70%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.70%) GIS
4 2 (3.70%) Open Source
4 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.70%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 22 (40.74%) Linux
2 20 (37.04%) UNIX
3 8 (14.81%) AIX
4 1 (1.85%) Windows
4 1 (1.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (27.78%) Project Management
3 10 (18.52%) Software Engineering
4 5 (9.26%) Workflow
5 4 (7.41%) Scrum
6 2 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (3.70%) UML
6 2 (3.70%) SOA
6 2 (3.70%) Document Management
6 2 (3.70%) Automated Testing
6 2 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (3.70%) Product Management
6 2 (3.70%) Software Architecture
7 1 (1.85%) User Stories
7 1 (1.85%) Investment Management
7 1 (1.85%) Lean Six Sigma
7 1 (1.85%) Six Sigma
7 1 (1.85%) Process Management
7 1 (1.85%) MVC
7 1 (1.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (87.04%) Java
2 24 (44.44%) SQL
3 15 (27.78%) PL/SQL
3 15 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 8 (14.81%) C#
5 4 (7.41%) ActionScript
6 2 (3.70%) Python
6 2 (3.70%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.70%) Ruby
6 2 (3.70%) XPath
7 1 (1.85%) C++
7 1 (1.85%) Perl
7 1 (1.85%) C
7 1 (1.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (24.07%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 21 (38.89%) Oracle
2 10 (18.52%) Adobe
3 6 (11.11%) JBoss
4 2 (3.70%) Pega
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