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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java J2EE Developer
Rank 105 81 93
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Java/J2EE Developer 5 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.30% 0.82% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.86% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 1
Average salary £33,000 £37,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.58% +7.85%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1582 1049 1352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.42% 95.54% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1017 608 1020
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 April 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 12 (100.00%) J2EE
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) Spring
2 9 (75.00%) Hibernate
3 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 6 (50.00%) Java EE
5 5 (41.67%) JBoss
5 5 (41.67%) SOA
6 4 (33.33%) Legal
7 3 (25.00%) Games
7 3 (25.00%) TDD
7 3 (25.00%) Middleware
7 3 (25.00%) Ajax
7 3 (25.00%) Drupal
7 3 (25.00%) Android
7 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
7 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
8 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 2 (16.67%) RichFaces
8 2 (16.67%) Open Source
8 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
8 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
8 2 (16.67%) Local Government
8 2 (16.67%) JUnit
8 2 (16.67%) CSS
8 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (16.67%) HTML
8 2 (16.67%) Finance
9 1 (8.33%) Workflow
9 1 (8.33%) Advertising

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (25.00%) Drupal
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) JUnit
2 1 (8.33%) Maven
2 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (33.33%) Legal
2 3 (25.00%) Games
3 2 (16.67%) Local Government
3 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) J2EE
2 9 (75.00%) Spring
2 9 (75.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (50.00%) Java EE
4 3 (25.00%) Middleware
4 3 (25.00%) Ajax
5 2 (16.67%) RichFaces
5 2 (16.67%) CSS
5 2 (16.67%) HTML
6 1 (8.33%) JSF
6 1 (8.33%) JSP
6 1 (8.33%) Servlets
6 1 (8.33%) Web Services
6 1 (8.33%) XML
6 1 (8.33%) XSLT
6 1 (8.33%) jBPM
6 1 (8.33%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Android
1 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) SOA
2 3 (25.00%) TDD
2 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Workflow
4 1 (8.33%) UML
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) RUP
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) JBoss
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £33000 - £41000 per annum + Benefits
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