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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE)
Rank 75 46 23
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -23
Permanent jobs citing J2EE 26 68 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.08% 4.73% 9.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.87% 9.55% 18.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15 33 52
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -3.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £40,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £58,400 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +8.43%
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
534 712 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 42.75% 49.48% 54.34%
Number of salaries quoted 342 465 303
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing J2EE across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

J2EE Salary Histogram in Glasgow

J2EE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 35 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (94.29%) Spring
3 24 (68.57%) Finance
4 21 (60.00%) Hibernate
5 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (40.00%) XML
6 13 (37.14%) Web Services
6 13 (37.14%) Unit Testing
7 12 (34.29%) Servlets
8 11 (31.43%) JUnit
8 11 (31.43%) Tomcat
9 10 (28.57%) SOA
9 10 (28.57%) Oracle
9 10 (28.57%) HTML
10 9 (25.71%) Struts
10 9 (25.71%) UNIX
10 9 (25.71%) Advertising
11 8 (22.86%) JSF
11 8 (22.86%) Maven
11 8 (22.86%) Struts2
11 8 (22.86%) HTML5
12 7 (20.00%) NoSQL
12 7 (20.00%) Linux
12 7 (20.00%) OO
12 7 (20.00%) PL/SQL
12 7 (20.00%) SQL
13 5 (14.29%) TDD
13 5 (14.29%) JMS
13 5 (14.29%) MVC
13 5 (14.29%) Ant

J2EE
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 11 (31.43%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.71%) MQSeries
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (5.71%) GlassFish
2 2 (5.71%) Mule
2 2 (5.71%) GemFire
2 2 (5.71%) JBoss
3 1 (2.86%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (11.43%) RDBMS
2 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.86%) MySQL
4 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.86%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (31.43%) JUnit
2 8 (22.86%) Maven
3 5 (14.29%) Ant
4 4 (11.43%) Flash Builder
5 3 (8.57%) Subversion
6 1 (2.86%) ClearCase
6 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.86%) Artifactory
6 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (68.57%) Finance
2 9 (25.71%) Advertising
3 4 (11.43%) Banking
3 4 (11.43%) Legal
4 2 (5.71%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (94.29%) Developer
2 19 (54.29%) Java Developer
3 13 (37.14%) Senior Developer
4 7 (20.00%) AWS Developer
5 6 (17.14%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Junior Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Junior Java Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Graduate
6 2 (5.71%) Junior
6 2 (5.71%) Graduate Java Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (94.29%) Spring
2 21 (60.00%) Hibernate
3 14 (40.00%) XML
4 13 (37.14%) Web Services
5 12 (34.29%) Servlets
6 10 (28.57%) HTML
7 9 (25.71%) Struts
8 8 (22.86%) Struts2
8 8 (22.86%) HTML5
8 8 (22.86%) JSF
9 5 (14.29%) JMS
10 4 (11.43%) JAXB
10 4 (11.43%) SAX
10 4 (11.43%) DOM
10 4 (11.43%) Flash
10 4 (11.43%) iBATIS
10 4 (11.43%) Spring MVC
10 4 (11.43%) Ext JS
11 3 (8.57%) Apache Flex
11 3 (8.57%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Mathematics
2 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.71%) RIA
3 2 (5.71%) Open Source
3 2 (5.71%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.86%) Clustering
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) UNIX
2 7 (20.00%) Linux
3 4 (11.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (37.14%) Unit Testing
3 10 (28.57%) SOA
4 7 (20.00%) OO
5 5 (14.29%) MVC
5 5 (14.29%) TDD
5 5 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 4 (11.43%) Content Management
6 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.57%) Multithreading
7 3 (8.57%) Automated Testing
7 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.86%) OOP
8 1 (2.86%) OOA/OOD
8 1 (2.86%) Scrum
8 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.86%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.86%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 7 (20.00%) SQL
3 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.86%) PHP
4 1 (2.86%) Python
4 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) MOM
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Oracle
2 1 (2.86%) Sybase