The table below looks at the statistics for Java EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 92 82 70
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -12
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 3 18 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.24% 1.32% 2.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.77% 3.57% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 22
Average salary £62,500 £40,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% +13.47%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Java EE
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
389 504 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 30.61% 37.03% 38.21%
Number of salaries quoted 286 374 352
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,187 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java EE across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Java EE Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Java EE
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java EE across the Edinburgh region.

Java EE Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Java EE 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 Java EE.

1 10 (83.33%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
4 6 (50.00%) Oracle
4 6 (50.00%) EJB
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (50.00%) EJB 3.0
5 5 (41.67%) SDLC
5 5 (41.67%) JBoss
5 5 (41.67%) Unix
5 5 (41.67%) Linux
5 5 (41.67%) Perl
5 5 (41.67%) SQL
5 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
5 5 (41.67%) Finance
6 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
6 4 (33.33%) Banking
6 4 (33.33%) OO
6 4 (33.33%) Web Development
6 4 (33.33%) Degree
6 4 (33.33%) Mathematics
6 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 4 (33.33%) VB
6 4 (33.33%) C#
6 4 (33.33%) C++
6 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
6 4 (33.33%) IIS
6 4 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 4 (33.33%) Windows

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Java EE 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 Java EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (41.67%) JBoss
2 4 (33.33%) Apache
2 4 (33.33%) IIS
3 2 (16.67%) Node.js
3 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Internet
1 3 (25.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (16.67%) Maven
3 1 (8.33%) JUnit
3 1 (8.33%) Selenium
3 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Software Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce Support
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) EJB
2 6 (50.00%) EJB 3.0
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 4 (33.33%) XML
4 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (25.00%) JPA
4 3 (25.00%) jQuery
5 2 (16.67%) Ajax
5 2 (16.67%) RESTful
5 2 (16.67%) Web Services
6 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 1 (8.33%) CSS
6 1 (8.33%) CSS3
6 1 (8.33%) HTML
6 1 (8.33%) HTML5
6 1 (8.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 4 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
1 5 (41.67%) Unix
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) SDLC
2 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 4 (33.33%) OO
3 4 (33.33%) Web Development
4 3 (25.00%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Change Control
5 2 (16.67%) Coaching
5 2 (16.67%) CRM
5 2 (16.67%) DevOps
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) Open Source
5 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) SOA
5 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
5 2 (16.67%) UML
5 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) Perl
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) C#
4 4 (33.33%) C++
4 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 4 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) COBIT
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (16.67%) Cognizant
3 2 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) SAP
4 1 (8.33%) Sybase
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cognizant
Salary: Market competitive
Posted: 5 days ago