The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 103 78 73
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 5 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.34% 0.99% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 1.03% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 11
Average salary - £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1421 1161 1086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.01% 95.95% 94.60%
Number of salaries quoted 943 734 754
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Java/J2EE Developer
Scotland

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) J2EE
2 5 (50.00%) QA
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 5 (50.00%) Spring
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) XML
2 5 (50.00%) UNIX
2 5 (50.00%) AIX
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 5 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) JBoss
3 4 (40.00%) SOA
3 4 (40.00%) Legal
4 2 (20.00%) Middleware
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) JUnit
4 2 (20.00%) Ajax
4 2 (20.00%) Local Government
4 2 (20.00%) Java EE
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) RichFaces
4 2 (20.00%) Open Source
4 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (20.00%) Drupal

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 5 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (20.00%) Drupal
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) JUnit
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Legal
3 2 (20.00%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) J2EE
2 5 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 5 (50.00%) Spring
2 5 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) Middleware
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) Ajax
3 2 (20.00%) Java EE
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (20.00%) RichFaces
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) UNIX
1 5 (50.00%) AIX
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) JBoss