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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 82 75 43
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -32
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 27 23 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.81% 1.82% 4.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.66% 5.49% 12.04%
Number of salaries quoted 21 20 41
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £30,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
580 419 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.85% 33.12% 37.49%
Number of salaries quoted 461 278 330
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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 19 September 2014.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 50 (94.34%) Java
2 29 (54.72%) XML
3 26 (49.06%) Linux
4 25 (47.17%) Finance
5 24 (45.28%) SQL
6 22 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (39.62%) UNIX
8 19 (35.85%) Hibernate
9 18 (33.96%) Spring
9 18 (33.96%) PL/SQL
10 16 (30.19%) HTML
11 15 (28.30%) JavaScript
11 15 (28.30%) Oracle
11 15 (28.30%) Degree
12 14 (26.42%) QA
12 14 (26.42%) WebLogic
12 14 (26.42%) CSS
13 13 (24.53%) Project Management
13 13 (24.53%) AIX
13 13 (24.53%) Computer Science
14 11 (20.75%) Banking
14 11 (20.75%) Software Engineering
15 10 (18.87%) JPA
15 10 (18.87%) REST
15 10 (18.87%) XSLT
15 10 (18.87%) C#
16 9 (16.98%) Adobe
16 9 (16.98%) Flash
16 9 (16.98%) Games
16 9 (16.98%) Management Information System

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 14 (26.42%) WebLogic
2 7 (13.21%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.66%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (3.77%) CMS
5 1 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.89%) TeamSite
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) HTTP
2 1 (1.89%) CTI
2 1 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.98%) Relational Database
2 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.55%) MySQL
4 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.66%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.77%) DB2
6 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Ant
1 5 (9.43%) Maven
2 4 (7.55%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.55%) JUnit
3 2 (3.77%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.89%) Subversion
4 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.89%) Mockito
General
1 25 (47.17%) Finance
2 11 (20.75%) Banking
3 9 (16.98%) Games
4 6 (11.32%) Retail
5 3 (5.66%) Legal
6 2 (3.77%) Billing
7 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.89%) French Language
7 1 (1.89%) German Language
Job Titles
1 40 (75.47%) Developer
2 24 (45.28%) Java Developer
3 15 (28.30%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 14 (26.42%) Senior Java Developer
4 14 (26.42%) Senior Developer
5 13 (24.53%) J2EE Developer
5 13 (24.53%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 11 (20.75%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 9 (16.98%) Flash Developer
8 5 (9.43%) Flash ActionScript Developer
9 4 (7.55%) Java Programmer
9 4 (7.55%) Programmer
9 4 (7.55%) Software Engineer
10 3 (5.66%) Junior
10 3 (5.66%) Database Developer
10 3 (5.66%) Oracle Developer
10 3 (5.66%) Senior Software Engineer
10 3 (5.66%) Consultant
10 3 (5.66%) Junior Developer
10 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (54.72%) XML
2 19 (35.85%) Hibernate
3 18 (33.96%) Spring
4 16 (30.19%) HTML
5 14 (26.42%) CSS
6 10 (18.87%) XSLT
6 10 (18.87%) JPA
6 10 (18.87%) REST
7 9 (16.98%) Robotlegs
7 9 (16.98%) Parsley
7 9 (16.98%) Cairngorm
7 9 (16.98%) PureMVC
7 9 (16.98%) BlazeDS
7 9 (16.98%) Apache Flex
7 9 (16.98%) WPF
7 9 (16.98%) Adobe AIR
7 9 (16.98%) Lucene
7 9 (16.98%) NHibernate
7 9 (16.98%) Flash
8 7 (13.21%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.53%) Computer Science
2 9 (16.98%) Management Information System
2 9 (16.98%) Mathematics
3 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.77%) Open Source
5 1 (1.89%) Social Media
5 1 (1.89%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 26 (49.06%) Linux
2 21 (39.62%) UNIX
3 13 (24.53%) AIX
4 2 (3.77%) Android
5 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (41.51%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (24.53%) Project Management
3 11 (20.75%) Software Engineering
4 3 (5.66%) Workflow
5 2 (3.77%) UML
5 2 (3.77%) Scrum
6 1 (1.89%) Content Management
6 1 (1.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.89%) MVC
6 1 (1.89%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (1.89%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 50 (94.34%) Java
2 24 (45.28%) SQL
3 18 (33.96%) PL/SQL
4 15 (28.30%) JavaScript
5 10 (18.87%) C#
6 5 (9.43%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.89%) XPath
7 1 (1.89%) C++
7 1 (1.89%) Perl
7 1 (1.89%) C
7 1 (1.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (28.30%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (26.42%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (28.30%) Oracle
2 9 (16.98%) Adobe
3 6 (11.32%) JBoss
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.89%) Interwoven
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Salary: £38000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £33,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus benefits
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Posted: 15 days ago
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Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: £Competitive plus cash and benefits package
Posted: 15 days ago