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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 76 90 59
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -31
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 24 17 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.65% 1.14% 3.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.93% 2.91% 8.28%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 31
Average salary £34,000 £41,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.07% +7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,900 £42,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
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
487 584 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 33.49% 39.09% 38.83%
Number of salaries quoted 335 406 319
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £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 29 July 2015.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 50 (92.59%) Java
2 33 (61.11%) Oracle
3 28 (51.85%) Hibernate
4 27 (50.00%) Spring
5 26 (48.15%) Web Services
6 24 (44.44%) XML
7 23 (42.59%) SOAP
8 22 (40.74%) .NET
9 21 (38.89%) Linux
9 21 (38.89%) JPA
10 18 (33.33%) UNIX
11 17 (31.48%) Tomcat
12 15 (27.78%) UML
12 15 (27.78%) JBoss
12 15 (27.78%) SQL
12 15 (27.78%) Open Source
13 14 (25.93%) MySQL
13 14 (25.93%) Apache
13 14 (25.93%) PostgreSQL
14 13 (24.07%) CMS
14 13 (24.07%) Finance
15 12 (22.22%) JUnit
15 12 (22.22%) REST
16 11 (20.37%) RESTful
16 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
16 11 (20.37%) PHP
16 11 (20.37%) MVC
16 11 (20.37%) Degree
17 10 (18.52%) Ruby
17 10 (18.52%) Ruby on Rails

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 17 (31.48%) Tomcat
2 15 (27.78%) JBoss
3 14 (25.93%) Apache
4 13 (24.07%) CMS
5 4 (7.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
7 2 (3.70%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.85%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) HTTP
2 1 (1.85%) CTI
2 1 (1.85%) Intranet
2 1 (1.85%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.93%) MySQL
1 14 (25.93%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (14.81%) JasperReports
2 8 (14.81%) DataStage
3 7 (12.96%) NoSQL
4 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.70%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.85%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (22.22%) JUnit
2 8 (14.81%) JMeter
2 8 (14.81%) HttpUnit
3 4 (7.41%) LSMW
3 4 (7.41%) Maven
4 2 (3.70%) Selenium
5 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.85%) Mockito
5 1 (1.85%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.85%) Subversion
5 1 (1.85%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.85%) Ant
General
1 13 (24.07%) Finance
2 9 (16.67%) Banking
3 5 (9.26%) Retail
3 5 (9.26%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Marketing
4 1 (1.85%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Electronics
4 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (57.41%) Developer
2 25 (46.30%) Java Developer
3 10 (18.52%) Senior Developer
3 10 (18.52%) Senior Java Developer
4 8 (14.81%) Java Technical Architect
4 8 (14.81%) Java Architect
4 8 (14.81%) Architect
4 8 (14.81%) Technical Architect
5 7 (12.96%) Lead Developer
6 6 (11.11%) Lead Java Developer
6 6 (11.11%) Consultant
7 5 (9.26%) Web Developer
7 5 (9.26%) Technical Specialist
7 5 (9.26%) Java Web Developer
7 5 (9.26%) Technical Leader
7 5 (9.26%) Technical Developer
7 5 (9.26%) AWS Developer
8 3 (5.56%) .NET Consultant
8 3 (5.56%) Java Consultant
8 3 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (51.85%) Hibernate
2 27 (50.00%) Spring
3 26 (48.15%) Web Services
4 24 (44.44%) XML
5 23 (42.59%) SOAP
6 22 (40.74%) .NET
7 21 (38.89%) JPA
8 12 (22.22%) REST
9 11 (20.37%) RESTful
10 10 (18.52%) Ruby on Rails
10 10 (18.52%) HTML
10 10 (18.52%) JSP
11 9 (16.67%) Servlets
12 8 (14.81%) jBPM
12 8 (14.81%) Middleware
12 8 (14.81%) Drools
13 7 (12.96%) JMS
14 6 (11.11%) CSS
15 4 (7.41%) SAP Smart Forms
15 4 (7.41%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) W3C
2 3 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.85%) DTV
4 1 (1.85%) PKI
4 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.85%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 21 (38.89%) Linux
2 18 (33.33%) UNIX
3 5 (9.26%) Android
3 5 (9.26%) Apple iOS
4 3 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) UML
1 15 (27.78%) Open Source
2 11 (20.37%) MVC
3 10 (18.52%) Web Application Development
4 9 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (16.67%) Content Management
5 8 (14.81%) Software Engineering
5 8 (14.81%) Web Development
6 7 (12.96%) OO
7 6 (11.11%) Programme Management
8 5 (9.26%) Separation of Concerns
8 5 (9.26%) SDLC
8 5 (9.26%) Project Management
8 5 (9.26%) Change Management
9 4 (7.41%) Workflow
9 4 (7.41%) Scrum
9 4 (7.41%) Dependency Injection
9 4 (7.41%) Enterprise Content Management
10 3 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (92.59%) Java
2 15 (27.78%) SQL
3 11 (20.37%) PHP
3 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
4 10 (18.52%) Ruby
4 10 (18.52%) Bash Shell
5 9 (16.67%) Perl
6 7 (12.96%) C#
7 4 (7.41%) C++
7 4 (7.41%) ABAP
8 2 (3.70%) VB
9 1 (1.85%) C
9 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) Degree
2 4 (7.41%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 33 (61.11%) Oracle
2 8 (14.81%) IBM
3 7 (12.96%) Alterian
4 5 (9.26%) SAP
4 5 (9.26%) Misys
5 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.85%) Hyland
5 1 (1.85%) Adobe
5 1 (1.85%) Sybase
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