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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE, JEE)
Rank 63 73 83
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +10
Permanent jobs citing Java EE 38 37 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.76% 2.24% 0.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.66% 5.98% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 6
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £41,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.78% +4.37%
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
496 619 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 36.07% 37.45% 37.34%
Number of salaries quoted 312 438 266
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +13.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £23,500
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 21 April 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 49 (100.00%) Java
2 46 (93.88%) JBoss
3 38 (77.55%) MVC
4 36 (73.47%) Hibernate
4 36 (73.47%) JMS
4 36 (73.47%) EJB
4 36 (73.47%) JPA
5 33 (67.35%) Oracle
6 31 (63.27%) XML
7 30 (61.22%) Web Services
7 30 (61.22%) Maven
8 29 (59.18%) Spring
8 29 (59.18%) AspectJ
8 29 (59.18%) RESTful
8 29 (59.18%) Use Case
8 29 (59.18%) Continuous Integration
8 29 (59.18%) Middleware
8 29 (59.18%) WSDL
8 29 (59.18%) XML Schema
8 29 (59.18%) TopLink
8 29 (59.18%) Unified Process
8 29 (59.18%) JDBC
8 29 (59.18%) XSD
8 29 (59.18%) RUP
8 29 (59.18%) Eclipse
9 19 (38.78%) PostgreSQL
9 19 (38.78%) Drools
9 19 (38.78%) jBPM
9 19 (38.78%) Oracle Database
9 19 (38.78%) People Management

Java EE
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 46 (93.88%) JBoss
2 16 (32.65%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.04%) Mule
3 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.04%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 6 (12.24%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) SMTP
1 1 (2.04%) SNMP
1 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.04%) CTI
1 1 (2.04%) RFID
1 1 (2.04%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (38.78%) PostgreSQL
1 19 (38.78%) Oracle Database
2 14 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 7 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 7 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (61.22%) Maven
2 29 (59.18%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.04%) JUnit
General
1 1 (2.04%) Banking
1 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (89.80%) Developer
2 40 (81.63%) Java Developer
3 30 (61.22%) Senior Developer
3 30 (61.22%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (8.16%) Software Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Software Developer
5 2 (4.08%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (2.04%) Junior
6 1 (2.04%) Development Manager
6 1 (2.04%) Senior Manager
6 1 (2.04%) Junior Software Engineer
6 1 (2.04%) Junior Java Software Engineer
6 1 (2.04%) Senior Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (73.47%) EJB
1 36 (73.47%) JMS
1 36 (73.47%) Hibernate
1 36 (73.47%) JPA
2 31 (63.27%) XML
3 30 (61.22%) Web Services
4 29 (59.18%) TopLink
4 29 (59.18%) RESTful
4 29 (59.18%) XSD
4 29 (59.18%) JDBC
4 29 (59.18%) WSDL
4 29 (59.18%) XML Schema
4 29 (59.18%) Middleware
4 29 (59.18%) Spring
5 19 (38.78%) jBPM
5 19 (38.78%) Drools
6 9 (18.37%) jQuery
6 9 (18.37%) Dojo
6 9 (18.37%) CSS
7 7 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.04%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.04%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.04%) Equities
3 1 (2.04%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.08%) UNIX
2 1 (2.04%) Windows
2 1 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (77.55%) MVC
2 29 (59.18%) RUP
2 29 (59.18%) Unified Process
2 29 (59.18%) Continuous Integration
2 29 (59.18%) Use Case
3 19 (38.78%) People Management
4 16 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (28.57%) ITSM
6 12 (24.49%) Software Engineering
7 8 (16.33%) Service Management
8 2 (4.08%) Scrum
8 2 (4.08%) Web Development
9 1 (2.04%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.04%) CRM
9 1 (2.04%) ITIL
9 1 (2.04%) UML
9 1 (2.04%) OO
9 1 (2.04%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (2.04%) Asset Management
9 1 (2.04%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) Java
2 29 (59.18%) AspectJ
3 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.08%) C#
5 1 (2.04%) C
5 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.04%) SQL
5 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) OpenView
1 1 (2.04%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (2.04%) SCCM
1 1 (2.04%) SCOM
Vendors
1 33 (67.35%) Oracle
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.04%) HP
2 1 (2.04%) Lotus
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