The table below looks at the statistics for J2EE skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited J2EE over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 82 57 22
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -35
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 13 50 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.14% 3.77% 9.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.50% 7.42% 20.05%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 52
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +7.59%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
J2EE
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 Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
520 674 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 45.77% 50.79% 46.64%
Number of salaries quoted 343 421 221
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

J2EE
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing J2EE across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

J2EE Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

J2EE
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

J2EE Salary Trend in Glasgow

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing J2EE 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 J2EE.

1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 27 (90.00%) Spring
3 23 (76.67%) Finance
4 18 (60.00%) Oracle
4 18 (60.00%) Hibernate
5 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (43.33%) Tomcat
7 11 (36.67%) XML
7 11 (36.67%) SQL
8 10 (33.33%) Struts
8 10 (33.33%) Web Services
8 10 (33.33%) PL/SQL
9 9 (30.00%) Servlets
9 9 (30.00%) SOA
9 9 (30.00%) Unit Testing
10 8 (26.67%) Struts2
10 8 (26.67%) TDD
10 8 (26.67%) JSF
10 8 (26.67%) JUnit
11 6 (20.00%) Advertising
11 6 (20.00%) Scrum
12 5 (16.67%) Relational Database
12 5 (16.67%) RDBMS
12 5 (16.67%) Sybase
12 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
12 5 (16.67%) OO
12 5 (16.67%) UNIX
13 4 (13.33%) JMS
13 4 (13.33%) HTML
13 4 (13.33%) SQL Server

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing J2EE 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 J2EE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (43.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.67%) MQSeries
2 2 (6.67%) GemFire
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (6.67%) Mule
3 1 (3.33%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 5 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (6.67%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.33%) Big Data
5 1 (3.33%) MarkLogic
5 1 (3.33%) Sybase ASE
5 1 (3.33%) Ingres
5 1 (3.33%) DB2
5 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) JUnit
2 2 (6.67%) Maven
2 2 (6.67%) Subversion
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) Hudson
3 1 (3.33%) MagicDraw
3 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.33%) ClearCase
3 1 (3.33%) Ant
General
1 23 (76.67%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Advertising
3 4 (13.33%) Banking
4 2 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (93.33%) Developer
2 12 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (26.67%) Senior Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Lead Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Implementation Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Implementation Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (90.00%) Spring
2 18 (60.00%) Hibernate
3 11 (36.67%) XML
4 10 (33.33%) Struts
4 10 (33.33%) Web Services
5 9 (30.00%) Servlets
6 8 (26.67%) Struts2
6 8 (26.67%) JSF
7 4 (13.33%) JMS
7 4 (13.33%) HTML
7 4 (13.33%) CSS
8 3 (10.00%) HTML5
8 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
8 3 (10.00%) REST
8 3 (10.00%) CSS3
8 3 (10.00%) WSDL
8 3 (10.00%) SOAP
9 2 (6.67%) JDBC
9 2 (6.67%) XSD
9 2 (6.67%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Data Structures
1 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (6.67%) Open Source
2 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) UNIX
2 2 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (30.00%) SOA
2 9 (30.00%) Unit Testing
3 8 (26.67%) TDD
4 6 (20.00%) Scrum
5 5 (16.67%) OO
6 4 (13.33%) Multithreading
7 2 (6.67%) Line Management
7 2 (6.67%) MVC
7 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
7 2 (6.67%) Kanban
8 1 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Use Case
8 1 (3.33%) BDD
8 1 (3.33%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.33%) Business Process Mapping
8 1 (3.33%) MapReduce
8 1 (3.33%) Automated Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (36.67%) SQL
3 10 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.67%) Python
6 1 (3.33%) Scala
6 1 (3.33%) Ruby
6 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.33%) XQuery
6 1 (3.33%) C++
6 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) VCP4
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) MOM
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) Oracle
2 5 (16.67%) Sybase
3 1 (3.33%) Cognos
3 1 (3.33%) Business Objects