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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java EE over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 59 98 96
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -2
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 29 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.74% 0.16% 0.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.58% 0.47% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 27 2 9
Median salary £40,000 £62,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-36.00% +56.25%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £44,250
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +1.69%

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
441 427 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 41.60% 33.54% 36.66%
Number of salaries quoted 290 317 396
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Java EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Java EE as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java EE across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Java EE Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing Java EE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Java EE.

1 34 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (55.88%) Spring
3 17 (50.00%) SQL
3 17 (50.00%) Open Source
4 16 (47.06%) SOA
4 16 (47.06%) Linux
4 16 (47.06%) TDD
5 15 (44.12%) Apache Camel
5 15 (44.12%) Microservices
6 13 (38.24%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (35.29%) Drools
7 12 (35.29%) Talend Open Studio
7 12 (35.29%) Pentaho
7 12 (35.29%) Hadoop
7 12 (35.29%) MongoDB
7 12 (35.29%) Neo4j
7 12 (35.29%) Talend
7 12 (35.29%) ELK Stack
7 12 (35.29%) ActiveMQ
7 12 (35.29%) jBPM
7 12 (35.29%) Scrum
7 12 (35.29%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (35.29%) Python
8 11 (32.35%) Computer Science
9 10 (29.41%) XML
10 9 (26.47%) Middleware
11 8 (23.53%) Finance
11 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering
11 8 (23.53%) JBoss

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (23.53%) JBoss
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) Hadoop
1 12 (35.29%) MongoDB
1 12 (35.29%) Neo4j
1 12 (35.29%) Pentaho
1 12 (35.29%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (20.59%) Big Data
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database
4 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.88%) MySQL
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (35.29%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (11.76%) Selenium
3 2 (5.88%) Maven
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 7 (20.59%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (82.35%) Developer
2 18 (52.94%) Java Developer
3 9 (26.47%) Senior Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Software Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Junior
5 3 (8.82%) Junior Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Junior Java Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Graduate
6 2 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Graduate Java Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Java Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Java Technical Architect
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.94%) Java Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Open Source Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (55.88%) Spring
2 15 (44.12%) Apache Camel
3 12 (35.29%) ActiveMQ
3 12 (35.29%) Drools
3 12 (35.29%) ELK Stack
3 12 (35.29%) jBPM
4 10 (29.41%) XML
5 9 (26.47%) Middleware
6 6 (17.65%) HTML
6 6 (17.65%) SOAP
6 6 (17.65%) XSLT
7 5 (14.71%) Hibernate
8 4 (11.76%) CSS
8 4 (11.76%) HTML5
9 3 (8.82%) CSS3
9 3 (8.82%) J2EE
9 3 (8.82%) JPA
9 3 (8.82%) Web Services
9 3 (8.82%) XSD
10 2 (5.88%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 16 (47.06%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (50.00%) Open Source
3 16 (47.06%) SOA
3 16 (47.06%) TDD
4 15 (44.12%) Microservices
5 13 (38.24%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (35.29%) Scrum
7 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering
8 6 (17.65%) Analytics
8 6 (17.65%) Big Data Analytics
8 6 (17.65%) Coaching
8 6 (17.65%) Data Analytics
8 6 (17.65%) SDLC
8 6 (17.65%) Workflow
9 4 (11.76%) Mentoring
10 3 (8.82%) High Availability
10 3 (8.82%) Low Latency
10 3 (8.82%) MVC
11 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (50.00%) SQL
3 12 (35.29%) Python
4 8 (23.53%) C#
5 5 (14.71%) PL/SQL
6 4 (11.76%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.94%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Talend
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
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