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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 70 90 70
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -20
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 27 19 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.98% 1.21% 2.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.11% 3.02% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 23
Average salary £40,000 £31,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.98% -20.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,300 £23,900 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
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
442 629 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 32.40% 40.22% 40.14%
Number of salaries quoted 293 450 280
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 3 June 2015, 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 56 (100.00%) Java
2 52 (92.86%) JBoss
3 44 (78.57%) JMS
3 44 (78.57%) EJB
4 41 (73.21%) MVC
5 40 (71.43%) Hibernate
5 40 (71.43%) JPA
6 39 (69.64%) Oracle
7 36 (64.29%) XML
8 35 (62.50%) Spring
8 35 (62.50%) Maven
9 34 (60.71%) AspectJ
9 34 (60.71%) Unified Process
9 34 (60.71%) TopLink
9 34 (60.71%) XSD
9 34 (60.71%) JDBC
9 34 (60.71%) RUP
9 34 (60.71%) Eclipse
9 34 (60.71%) WSDL
9 34 (60.71%) XML Schema
9 34 (60.71%) Web Services
9 34 (60.71%) Middleware
9 34 (60.71%) Continuous Integration
9 34 (60.71%) RESTful
9 34 (60.71%) Use Case
9 34 (60.71%) EclipseLink
10 25 (44.64%) PostgreSQL
11 24 (42.86%) jBPM
11 24 (42.86%) People Management
11 24 (42.86%) Oracle Database

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 52 (92.86%) JBoss
2 17 (30.36%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 6 (10.71%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) CTI
2 1 (1.79%) NFC
2 1 (1.79%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (44.64%) PostgreSQL
2 24 (42.86%) Oracle Database
3 15 (26.79%) SQL Server
4 10 (17.86%) Relational Database
5 9 (16.07%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 35 (62.50%) Maven
2 34 (60.71%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.79%) JUnit
General
1 1 (1.79%) Banking
1 1 (1.79%) Multimedia
1 1 (1.79%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (83.93%) Developer
2 44 (78.57%) Java Developer
3 35 (62.50%) Senior Developer
3 35 (62.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (10.71%) Software Engineer
5 3 (5.36%) Software Developer
5 3 (5.36%) Tester
6 2 (3.57%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) Automation Tester
7 1 (1.79%) Junior Java Software Engineer
7 1 (1.79%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (1.79%) Senior Development Manager
7 1 (1.79%) Analyst
7 1 (1.79%) Test Analyst
7 1 (1.79%) Development Manager
7 1 (1.79%) Senior Manager
7 1 (1.79%) Junior Software Engineer
7 1 (1.79%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (1.79%) Junior
7 1 (1.79%) Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (78.57%) JMS
1 44 (78.57%) EJB
2 40 (71.43%) Hibernate
2 40 (71.43%) JPA
3 36 (64.29%) XML
4 35 (62.50%) Spring
5 34 (60.71%) TopLink
5 34 (60.71%) XSD
5 34 (60.71%) JDBC
5 34 (60.71%) WSDL
5 34 (60.71%) XML Schema
5 34 (60.71%) Web Services
5 34 (60.71%) Middleware
5 34 (60.71%) RESTful
5 34 (60.71%) EclipseLink
6 24 (42.86%) jBPM
6 24 (42.86%) Drools
7 11 (19.64%) CSS
7 11 (19.64%) jQuery
7 11 (19.64%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.79%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.79%) Derivative
4 1 (1.79%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.79%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (73.21%) MVC
2 34 (60.71%) Unified Process
2 34 (60.71%) RUP
2 34 (60.71%) Continuous Integration
2 34 (60.71%) Use Case
3 24 (42.86%) People Management
4 18 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (26.79%) ITSM
5 15 (26.79%) Software Engineering
6 9 (16.07%) Service Management
7 5 (8.93%) Scrum
8 2 (3.57%) Web Development
9 1 (1.79%) Multithreading
9 1 (1.79%) Investment Management
9 1 (1.79%) Software Architecture
9 1 (1.79%) Waterfall
9 1 (1.79%) Line Management
9 1 (1.79%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.79%) Coaching
9 1 (1.79%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (60.71%) AspectJ
3 12 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.79%) C
4 1 (1.79%) C#
4 1 (1.79%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (17.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 39 (69.64%) Oracle
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Posted: 9 hours ago
Edinburgh
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Edinburgh
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Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Edinburgh
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Salary: £37000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
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Salary: £36000.00 - £41000.00 per annum
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