The table below looks at the statistics for the Java/J2EE Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 101 103 91
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 12 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.80% 0.070% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.073% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 2
Average salary £36,500 £50,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.00% -2.43%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.19% -1.76%
Java/J2EE Developer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1442 1372 1186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.75% 95.94% 97.45%
Number of salaries quoted 959 877 818
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £29,300 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Java/J2EE Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Java/J2EE Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the Edinburgh region.

Java/J2EE Developer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Java/J2EE Developer
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Java/J2EE Developer across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Java/J2EE Developer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Java/J2EE Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Java
1 17 (100.00%) J2EE
2 16 (94.12%) PL/SQL
2 16 (94.12%) SQL
2 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (88.24%) WebLogic
3 15 (88.24%) XML
3 15 (88.24%) UNIX
3 15 (88.24%) AIX
3 15 (88.24%) Linux
3 15 (88.24%) QA
4 14 (82.35%) Finance
5 8 (47.06%) Retail
6 6 (35.29%) Banking
7 1 (5.88%) Degree
7 1 (5.88%) Subversion
7 1 (5.88%) Spring
7 1 (5.88%) Maven
7 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
7 1 (5.88%) HTML
7 1 (5.88%) Android
7 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
7 1 (5.88%) SaaS
7 1 (5.88%) HTML5
7 1 (5.88%) Social Media
7 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
7 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
7 1 (5.88%) CSS3
7 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
7 1 (5.88%) CSS

Java/J2EE Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Java/J2EE Developer in their job title 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 with Java/J2EE Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (88.24%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Ant
1 1 (5.88%) Subversion
1 1 (5.88%) Maven
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (82.35%) Finance
2 8 (47.06%) Retail
3 6 (35.29%) Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) J2EE
2 15 (88.24%) XML
3 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.88%) Spring
3 1 (5.88%) HTML5
3 1 (5.88%) CSS3
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) UNIX
1 15 (88.24%) AIX
1 15 (88.24%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Android
2 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (94.12%) PL/SQL
2 16 (94.12%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (88.24%) QA