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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 89 79 85
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 12 25 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.89% 1.82% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.39% 4.80% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 0
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
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
503 521 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.29% 37.97% 35.98%
Number of salaries quoted 391 344 288
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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
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 28 January 2015.

Java EE Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Java EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 21 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (66.67%) Hibernate
3 11 (52.38%) JBoss
3 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (52.38%) Spring
4 10 (47.62%) Maven
4 10 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (38.10%) MVC
6 7 (33.33%) JPA
6 7 (33.33%) WebSphere
7 6 (28.57%) TOGAF
7 6 (28.57%) CMS
7 6 (28.57%) Big Data
7 6 (28.57%) DevOps
7 6 (28.57%) Middleware
7 6 (28.57%) SOA
7 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 6 (28.57%) Web Services
7 6 (28.57%) XML
8 5 (23.81%) EJB
8 5 (23.81%) CSS
8 5 (23.81%) JMS
9 4 (19.05%) RUP
9 4 (19.05%) Eclipse
9 4 (19.05%) Linux
9 4 (19.05%) UNIX
9 4 (19.05%) JDBC
9 4 (19.05%) XSD
9 4 (19.05%) Oracle
9 4 (19.05%) SQL Server

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 11 (52.38%) JBoss
2 7 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 6 (28.57%) CMS
4 3 (14.29%) WebLogic
5 2 (9.52%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (4.76%) Mule
6 1 (4.76%) IBM Notes
6 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
6 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) SMTP
1 1 (4.76%) SNMP
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.76%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) Big Data
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
3 3 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Maven
2 4 (19.05%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (9.52%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) Java Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Technical Architect
3 6 (28.57%) Architect
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Software Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Systems Support Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Systems Support
6 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Junior Software Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Junior Java Software Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Development Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Development Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 11 (52.38%) Spring
3 7 (33.33%) JPA
4 6 (28.57%) Middleware
4 6 (28.57%) Web Services
4 6 (28.57%) XML
5 5 (23.81%) EJB
5 5 (23.81%) CSS
5 5 (23.81%) JMS
6 4 (19.05%) WSDL
6 4 (19.05%) XML Schema
6 4 (19.05%) TopLink
6 4 (19.05%) jQuery
6 4 (19.05%) Dojo
6 4 (19.05%) JDBC
6 4 (19.05%) XSD
6 4 (19.05%) RESTful
7 3 (14.29%) HTML
8 1 (4.76%) .NET
8 1 (4.76%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Hedge funds
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (4.76%) Fixed Income
3 1 (4.76%) Equities
3 1 (4.76%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) UNIX
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (38.10%) MVC
4 6 (28.57%) SOA
4 6 (28.57%) TOGAF
4 6 (28.57%) DevOps
5 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
5 4 (19.05%) Unified Process
5 4 (19.05%) Use Case
5 4 (19.05%) Service Management
5 4 (19.05%) ITSM
5 4 (19.05%) RUP
6 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.52%) Web Development
8 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
8 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
8 1 (4.76%) CRM
8 1 (4.76%) ITIL
8 1 (4.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 4 (19.05%) AspectJ
4 3 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 2 (9.52%) Python
5 2 (9.52%) C#
5 2 (9.52%) Perl
6 1 (4.76%) SQL
6 1 (4.76%) C
6 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) OpenView
1 1 (4.76%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
1 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) HP
2 1 (4.76%) Lotus
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